Beano has achieved a new GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS (GWR) title at the opening of the new V&A Dundee, launching the world’s largest competition to finish a unique comic strip. Image: DC Thomson

Beano gains Guinness World Record for Finish the Comic Strip” competition

Beano has achieved a new Guinness World Records title at the opening of the new V&A Dundee, launching the world’s largest competition to finish a unique comic strip. The iconic British children’s entertainment brand received an excess of 650 entrants at yesterday’s 3D Festival, to achieve the GWR title for largest “Finish the Comic Strip”Continue reading Beano gains Guinness World Record for Finish the Comic Strip” competition

Doctor Who Weekly #1 - Doctor Who Magazine Supplemnet 500

Thank You, Doctor Who (Magazine) – You Kickstarted My Comics Career

Doctor Who Magazine, the longest running TV-tie in magazine in the world, as recognised by Guinness World Records, reaches its 500th issue today, Thursday 26th May 2016… And I’m proud to have been one of its many editors. Back in October 1979, when Dez Skinn at Marvel UK launched as Doctor Who Weekly, I had no idea, ofContinue reading Thank You, Doctor Who (Magazine) – You Kickstarted My Comics Career

The Beano, cover dated 5th September 2015

Beano celebrates record-breaking run as a weekly comic, and Toytopia aims for another!

‘ Thanks to Guinness World Records, this week’s Beano (Issue 3800),  on sale now in all good newsagents and sporting a new logo, confirms the comic’s status as the longest-running comic published weekly. The Beano is officially a record breaker! We’re the longest-running comic published weekly! @GWR pic.twitter.com/FOlshz0fbp — The Beano Comic (@BeanoComic) September 2, 2015 The BeanoContinue reading Beano celebrates record-breaking run as a weekly comic, and Toytopia aims for another!