The Beano's General Jumbo is back in piont, written by Gordon Mclean and drawn by Andrew Docherty.

British Heroes return in Comic Heroes Magazine’s “Comic Review”

  General Jumbo, The Smasher and ┬áSupercats are just some of the classic British heroes back in print this month, thanks to a team of Scottish comic creators, DC Thomson and Comic Heroes magazine. The Glasgow League of Writers has teamed up with publisher DC Thomson to create new versions of some of their mostContinue reading British Heroes return in Comic Heroes Magazine’s “Comic Review”

In Review: Classics from the Comics 171

… and it really is a classic of a comic, with a huge variety of strips from several decades – including some rarely seen examples of picture and text stories from the huge DC Thomson comics archive. The trumpeted ‘superhero’ theme – which includes a competition to win Batman and Superman audio discs – doesn’tContinue reading In Review: Classics from the Comics 171

General Jumbo in latest Classics from the Comics

The latest issue of DC Thomson’s Classics from the Comics went on sale a few days back, but we’re still playing holiday catch up so this is the first opportunity we’ve had to give it a plug. The 68-page retro monthly comes crammed with comic classics from days gone by, including a special feature onContinue reading General Jumbo in latest Classics from the Comics