Commando No 4909 – Escape Or Death

POWs and Cricket Bats! New Commandos Have them Both…

Here’s the intel on the latest issues of Commando (Issues 4907-4910) from DC Thomson, on sale now in all good newsagents and assorted digital platforms (detailed below). This release includes two smashing covers from Ian Kennedy, who returns to the Birmingham Comics Festival on Saturday – and we’ve just interviewed him here. Don’t forget downthetubes has an exclusive discountContinue reading POWs and Cricket Bats! New Commandos Have them Both…

Commando blasts into 2014, featuring first ever free gifts for title

DC Thomson has just published the first issues of their fortnightly Commando war comic for 2014 – the first ever to feature free gifts in its long history. “For the first time in its very long history, Commando will giving a free gift with every issue,” the title’s editor Calum Laird confirms. “It may haveContinue reading Commando blasts into 2014, featuring first ever free gifts for title

Can you resist the latest Commandos?

Here’s the full details on the latest issues of DC Thomson’s war comic Commando, on sale now in all good newsagents and also as digital editions, offering two new stories – one featuring a behind the lines tale of the French Resistance – and two classic stories. Have to say, the cover by Ron BrownContinue reading Can you resist the latest Commandos?

Convict Commandos in a Frenzy of Fear

Here’s the rundown for the latest issues of war comic Commando from DC Thomson – the usual great mix of the new, including a new “Convict Commandos” story – and the carefully selected and re-presented, with plenty of air action this month to enthuse fans. Commando No 4571: Frenzy Of FearStory: Alan Hebden Art: BenetContinue reading Convict Commandos in a Frenzy of Fear

Magic Merlins and a danger-prone ‘Duck’ just part of latest Commando line-up

Commando No 4539 – The Magic MerlinStory: Alan Hebden Art: Morahin Cover: Ian Kennedy As the Battle of Britain reached its climax, RAF Flying Officer Toby Mortimer was assigned a brand new MkII Hurricane. Toby’s flying suddenly improved, and he got more kills in his new Hurri. But why? Toby put it down to hisContinue reading Magic Merlins and a danger-prone ‘Duck’ just part of latest Commando line-up