Heroes Unlimited #7 - Cover by Paul Neary SNIP

Rare Al Williamson interview resurfaces thanks to Classic UK Comic Zines archive site

An influential 1960s Irish fan publication offering a fascinating interview with artist Al Williamson has just been added to the brilliant Classic UK Comic Zines archive site run by David Hathaway-PriceContinue reading Rare Al Williamson interview resurfaces thanks to Classic UK Comic Zines archive site

Comics Revue - August 2018 SNIP

Daily Mirror comic star Garth adventures continue in latest Comics Revue magazine

The August 2018 issue of Comics Revue is on sale now, with a cover by Jeremy MacPherson featuring Flash Gordon. This issue includes another Garth story by Modesty Blaise creator Peter O’Donnell, “Garth in Hollywood”, drawn by Steve Dowling and John Allard, first published in 1953. Published by Rick Norwood, each bi-monthly issue of ComicsContinue reading Daily Mirror comic star Garth adventures continue in latest Comics Revue magazine

Comics Revue Issue 365-366 (Double Issue) - Cover

In Review: Comics Revue Issue 365 – 366

Title: Comics Revue Issue Number: 365 – 366 (October – November 2016) Complete Stories: Flash Gordon, Rick O’Shay, Sir Bagby and Krazy Kat Continued Comics Series: Modesty Blaise, The Phantom (Daily Strip & Sunday Strip), Flash Gordon, Steve Roper, Rick O’Shay, Tarzan, Alley OOP, Steve Canyon, Buz Sawyer and Gasoline Alley Publisher: Manuscript Press CoverContinue reading In Review: Comics Revue Issue 365 – 366

Just some of the robots that will be in the Vectis auction in March 2016. Image courtesy Vectus

Robots on the march — Vectis tinplate toys auction announced, includes Flash Gordon rarity

Next month, on Tuesday 15th March, Vectis Auctions will present an ‘Out of this World’ collection of robots, space vehicles, flying saucers and rockets — almost 1000 pieces of tinplate, metal and plastic pieces from European, Japanese, Asian and American manufacturers, including a rare Flash Gordon-related item. The catalogue for this auction hasn’t been published yet, but theContinue reading Robots on the march — Vectis tinplate toys auction announced, includes Flash Gordon rarity

Flash Gordon Film Poster

British Museum to host British Film Institute Science Fiction event

  The British Film Institute’s science fiction blockbuster project “Days of Fear and Wonder” will blast off from the forecourt of the British Museum in spectacular style in August, with a trilogy of science fiction classics screening over three successive nights, including the comic strip-inspired 1980 film Flash Gordon. Following the sold-out screenings presented atContinue reading British Museum to host British Film Institute Science Fiction event