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In Review: Doctor Who – Land of the Blind

Land of the Blind is the latest collection of comic strip adventures from the pages of Doctor Who Magazine and features the first five Doctors and their companions. With a smashing cover from David Roach, the stories included are, in order of appearance: “Victims” a Fourth Doctor story by Dan Abnett, drawn by Colin Andrew,Continue reading In Review: Doctor Who – Land of the Blind

Marvel UK Memories: X-Rated Doctor Who! (Well, almost…)

It’s very rare to have what some may see as a ‘raunchy’ story to tell about comics creation, especially one involving a Doctor Who comic strip – but I have one! Although Gary Russell​ took over from me as editor of Doctor Who Magazine at Marvel UK with Issue 186, I continued to edit the comic stripContinue reading Marvel UK Memories: X-Rated Doctor Who! (Well, almost…)

Boys' World: Ticket to Adventure

In Review: Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure by Steve Holland

Published by Bear Alley Books at £19.99 Paperback 208 black and white pages The Book: A detailed history of Boys’ World, a memorable high quality weekly which ran from January 1963 until October 1964, before being merged with Eagle, the paper it was originally intended to replace. Steve Holland’s softback book also contains synopses ofContinue reading In Review: Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure by Steve Holland

Boys' World: Ticket to Adventure

Bear Alley Books releases Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure

Bear Alley Books, run by ace comics archivist Steve Holland, is to publish a guide to the the seminal British comic Boys’ World on 9th September – and if you order before 2nd September you can get a 10 per cent discount on the cover price. Boys’ World is one of the most fondly rememberedContinue reading Bear Alley Books releases Boys’ World: Ticket to Adventure

Artist Colin Andrew: A Tribute by Syd Jordan

As we reported earlier this week, veteran comic artist Colin Andrew recently passed. Here, Syd Jordan pays tribute to this unsung artisan of British comics (and much more)… An episode of Jeff Hawke: Overlord. Jeff Hawke © Daily Express ENVOI In the Eastern Chapel of Golders Green Crematorium, filled to overflowing with family and friends,Continue reading Artist Colin Andrew: A Tribute by Syd Jordan