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Viking ghosts and a man from Mars menace in new Commando comics!

Get ready for Viking ghosts, a man from Mars, Napoleonic duels, and grudges against the Germans! All this and more in brand new Commando issues 5191 – 5194, on sale in all good newsagents and via various digital platforms this Thursday, 10th January 2019! Commando 5191: Home of Heroes: Viking Phantom Story: George Low Art:Continue reading Viking ghosts and a man from Mars menace in new Commando comics!

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It’s Ice Cold in the new Commando Comics, on sale now!

Brand new Commando – Issues 5187 – 5190 – are on sale now in all good newsagents from DC Thomson, featuring icy escapes in the Russian wilderness, furious fights alongside the Red Devils, night-vision missions in the Iraqi desert – and disastrous Luftwaffe raids over London! Commando 5187: Home of Heroes – Ice-Cold Commando Story: GeorgeContinue reading It’s Ice Cold in the new Commando Comics, on sale now!

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Ramsey’s Raiders – Competition Winners!

Last week, we gave downthetubes readers the chance to win one of three copies of the new Commando Presents: Ramsey’s Raiders (reviewed here), courtesy of DC Thomson. Here are the winners, chosen by the office cat (borrowed from Sparky, of course). All you needed to do was tell us in what year was Commando first publishedContinue reading Ramsey’s Raiders – Competition Winners!

Commando 5183: Home of Heroes: Raid over Heilbronn SNIP

New Commando comics on sale now

Brand new Commando (issues 5183-5186) from DC Thomson are on sale now in all good newsagents, featuring Lancaster raids over Germany, coward pilots on the Russian front, a chilly reception in the Falklands, and the mystery of a British traitor! Commando 5183: Home of Heroes: Raid over Heilbronn Story: Iain McLaughlin | Art: Paolo OngaroContinue reading New Commando comics on sale now

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In Review: Commando Presents Ramsey’s Raiders Volume 1

DC Thomson’s Commando digest sized combat picture library has been running continuously since 1961 and in that time it has become the British comic with by far the greatest number of issues ever published with over 5180 under its ammo-belt. Whilst other long surviving comics have changed through the years  the Commando reader of 1961 wouldContinue reading In Review: Commando Presents Ramsey’s Raiders Volume 1