Rendering of what the Bat-Signal will look like on Barcelona's Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya on 21st September 2019 at 8.00pm local time. Photo: Business Wire

Global Bat-Signal celebration planned for this year’s Batman Day – including London!

Batman Day is almost here and to celebrate the Dark Knight’s 80 years as the World’s Greatest Detective, DC and Warner Bros. are lighting up the night skies by projecting the iconic Bat-Signal, as well as producing fan celebrations, in major cities around the globe, including London, on Saturday 21st September 2o19. Like fireworks onContinue reading Global Bat-Signal celebration planned for this year’s Batman Day – including London!

Batmobile Cutaways: Batman Classic TV Series 

Batmobile Cutaways: Batman Classic TV Series released – complete with die-cast model

Hero Collector has just released a one of a kind custom cutaway book of every vehicle from the original Batman TV series, packaged with a die-cast model of the iconic 1966 Batmobile, written by Richard Jackson, Alan Cowsill and James Hill and illustrated by Ed Giddings and Mojo. Batmobile Cutaways: Batman Classic TV Series is aContinue reading Batmobile Cutaways: Batman Classic TV Series released – complete with die-cast model

Marvel Fact Files Issue 195 - Death's Head SNIP

New Eaglemoss Marvel Fact Files features Death’s Head, Steve Dillon tribute in New Year

The next issue of Eaglemoss’ Marvel Fact Files (Issue 195, published here in the UK on the 8th December 2016 features a stunning original Death’s Head schematic gatefold, the work of Simon Furman and Kev Hopgood. For the first time, the secrets beneath the skin (flexible micro chainmail, don’tcha know) of everyone’s favourite Freelance PeacekeepingContinue reading New Eaglemoss Marvel Fact Files features Death’s Head, Steve Dillon tribute in New Year

Stewart Perkins, Bristol 2004. Photo courtesy PJ Holden

downthetubes: Our Top Ten Stories for May 2016

Halfway into 2016 already and we had another upswing in visitor numbers on downthetubes in May – thank you for your continued support. We have lots of news and features and new projects yet to come! • In Memoriam: Stewart Perkins (WR Logan) British comics mourns the loss of a huge fan and supporter ofContinue reading downthetubes: Our Top Ten Stories for May 2016

Star Trek Graphic Novel Collection - Eaglemoss

Eaglemoss Road Tests new Star Trek Graphic Novel Collection

Part work publisher Eaglemoss – whose other titles include Comic Heroes, the Marvel Fact Files, the Doctor Who Collection, Game of Thrones and Star Trek: The Official Starships Collection – are currently road testing the Star Trek Graphic Novel Collection ahead of a full roll out if early test sales support the project. On saleContinue reading Eaglemoss Road Tests new Star Trek Graphic Novel Collection