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Ian Kennedy’s “Great War Dundee” cover revealed

Ian Kennedy’s cover art for the upcoming free Great War Dundee Comic has been unveiled, featuring “Ragtime Soldier”, a character created by Pat Mills, with art by Gary Welsh and Phillip VaughanContinue reading Ian Kennedy’s “Great War Dundee” cover revealed

Phil Vaughan interviews Ian Kennedy and Gordon Tait

Book Launch: The Art Of Ian Kennedy

The Art Of Ian Kennedy from DC Thomson’s new Heritage Comics brand is a celebration of the 70 years of work that artist Ian Kennedy has provided for the Dundee company. The book was first put on sale to the public at the Dunfermline Comic Con on 30th March 2019 where Ian was a guestContinue reading Book Launch: The Art Of Ian Kennedy

"The Minnie Lisa by Duh Vinci", a celebratory parody of Da Vinci by Emily McGorman-Bruce via Beano Studios; Minnie the Minx created originally by Leo Baxendale © DC Thomson

Beano exhibition breaks records for attendance

Bonnie Dundee, long home to DC Thomson who have provided generations of readers with their comics fix, has been running the Bash Street’s Back exhibition at the McManus Gallery, “a fun and rebellious look at the Beano at 80” – and it’s proved a big hit, and generated record-breaking visitor numbers for a UK comics-relatedContinue reading Beano exhibition breaks records for attendance

Comics Dundee: Beyond The Bucket Trail

The public art and charity event Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail is currently on in the City Of Dundee. However there is much more comics-wise in Dundee for British comics enthusiasts to visit than just the Bucket Trail. Perhaps the best known comics related item in Dundee is the statue of Desperate Dan, Dawg and MinnieContinue reading Comics Dundee: Beyond The Bucket Trail

Comics Dundee: Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail

The city of Dundee is currently in the middle of the art and charity installation Oor Wullies’ Bucket Trail in which painted fibreglass statues of the Sunday Post newspaper’s 80 year old naughty boy character are scattered around the city for locals and tourists alike to visit and ‘collect’. The majority of the main batch ofContinue reading Comics Dundee: Oor Wullie’s Bucket Trail