Publisher: Rebellion Introduced by Garth Ennis Creators: Gerry Finley-Day, Dave Gibbons, Trevor Goring, Nick Landau, Garry Leach, Brian Lewis, Chris Lowder, Roy Preston, Tom Tully Includes feature by David McDonald on Dan Dare post 2000AD Out: 3rd November 2016 The Book: Veteran British Space Pilot, Dan Dare continues his 2000AD adventures through a hostile universe. Together withContinue reading In Review: Dan Dare The 2000AD Years Volume Two
Here’s Ian Kennedy‘s specially commissioned cover for the second collection of the “Dan Dare” strips from 2000AD, which will be released on 3rd November 2016. Ian drew just one “Dan Dare” strip featuring the 2000AD incarnation, for the 1979 Dan Dare annual, the first of two spin-off annuals, which featured in Dan Dare: The 2000AD Years Volume One. ThisContinue reading Ian Kennedy’s Dan Dare cover for new 2000AD collection revealed
A new podcast celebrating 2000AD and its proudest fans’ first discovery of the comic has just launched. This first episode of the podcast, dedicated to all the collected editions from 2000AD and Rebellion Publishing, is the brainchild of host Eamonn Clarke and for this first outing he’s joined by Simon Belmont discussing the recently-released Dan Dare: The 2000AD Years Volume One. SimonContinue reading New Mega City Book Club Podcast Celebrates 2000AD’s “Dan Dare”
Writers: Pat Mills, Steve Moore, Gerry Finley-Day Art: Massimo Belardinelli, Dave Gibbons Publisher: Rebellion 320 pages The Book: Dan Dare, Pilot of the Futureids a British icon. Created by Frank Hampson in 1950, he first appeared in the Eagle comic where he was an instant hit with the British public. Almost a decade after the originalContinue reading In Review: Dan Dare: The 2000AD Years Volume One
As 2015 draws to a close, top writer Garth Ennis seems to have taken over the US comic release list this week, but of all the titles on sale, I think Dreaming Eagles #1 from much-talked-about publisher Aftershock Comics is well worth a look, especially given that the art is by the brilliant Simon Coleby, best knownContinue reading Something For the New Year: New Comics On Sale This Week – Dan Dare and Dreaming Eagles!