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Rebellion confirms ownership of the “TV21” brand

2000AD publisher Rebellion has confirmed to downthetubes that they own the TV21 brand, which suggests they also own TV Tornado and Solo – and, possibly, rights to some non-TV strips published by City Editions in the 1960s.
The information comes as a result of Rebellion’s extensive work establishing the fine detail of property rights following its purchase of the Fleetway titles from both Egmont and TI Media in recent years.Continue reading Rebellion confirms ownership of the “TV21” brand

Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor #0 – The Many Lives of Doctor Who Cover A by Claudia Ianniciello SNIP

Untold Tales of Adventures in Time and Space revealed in “The Many Lives Of Doctor Who”, out in September

Titan Comics and BBC Studios have announced Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor #0 – The Many Lives Of Doctor Who – a special primer edition, which celebrates the Doctor’s many lives, and leads directly into Titan’s brand-new Thirteenth Doctor comic series – launching this autumn in the UK and US. It’s said that your lifeContinue reading Untold Tales of Adventures in Time and Space revealed in “The Many Lives Of Doctor Who”, out in September

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Who Remembers Marvel UK’s Shadow Riders? An unpublished story revealed

Back in the early 1990s, just before Marvel UK went a bit crazy with multiple US titles with the word “Death” in them, artist and writer Brian Williamson and I co-created Shadow Riders, who eventually were drawn by Ross Dearsley for a four issue US format limited series published in 1993. The story centred onContinue reading Who Remembers Marvel UK’s Shadow Riders? An unpublished story revealed

Episode 5 - Operation Saturn by Patrick Chapman

In Review: The Dan Dare Audio Adventures – Operation Saturn

Operation Saturn by Patrick Chapman Directed by Andrew Mark Sewell Part of Dan Dare: The Audio Adventures Volume Two Produced by B7 Media Distributed by Big Finish Featuring cover art by Brian Williamson The second story of the second volume of the critically celebrated audio reinvention of the classic British SF hero Dan Dare, starring EdContinue reading In Review: The Dan Dare Audio Adventures – Operation Saturn

Remembering Marvel UK’s The Real Ghostbusters: An Interview with artist Brian Williamson 

One of the first comics I wrote for on a regular basis, thanks to faith in me from launch editor Richard Starkings, was Marvel UK’s The Real Ghostbusters. Well, there’s now a fan site dedicated to the title – The Art of Real Ghostbusters – run by comic collector Joe O’Brien, who has kindly givenContinue reading Remembering Marvel UK’s The Real Ghostbusters: An Interview with artist Brian Williamson