Star Trek - The Classic UK Comics

In Review: Star Trek: The Classic UK Comics Volume One

by Harry Lindfield, Jim Baikie, Mike Noble, et al Edited & Designed by Dean Mullaney. Introduction by Rich Handley Publisher: IDW (Library of American Comics imprint) 8.5″ x 11 hardcover-with-dustjacket, 244 pages Out: 28th April 2016 The Book: In 1969, six months before the Star Trek TV series premiered in England, British comics readers were introduced toContinue reading In Review: Star Trek: The Classic UK Comics Volume One

An episode of Star Trek from Joe 90 Top Secret Issue 2. Art by Harry Lindfield.

British Comics: Charting The Reprint Rights Nightmare

The arrival of the first volume of Star Trek: The Classic UK Comics from US publisher IDW this morning (courtesy of editor Rich Handley, out 28th April), comprising the first 18 bizarre stories published in Joe 90: Top Secret and TV21 in the 1960s, loosely based on the long-running TV series (and I do mean, loosely)Continue reading British Comics: Charting The Reprint Rights Nightmare

An episode of Star Trek from Joe 90 Top Secret Issue 2. Art by Harry Lindfield.

British Star Trek comics collected at last

Following up on their publication of the Star Trek: The Newspaper Comics in not one but two terrific volumes back in 2012, collecting all of the daily comic strips that ran in various newspapers between 1979 and 1983, we’re delighted to report that IDW Publishing is to release three collections of the Star Trek comic strips published inContinue reading British Star Trek comics collected at last

The Gerry Anderson Comic Collection

In Review: The Gerry Anderson Comic Collection

  Creators: Various, including writers Alan Fennell and Tod Sullivan and artists Frank Bellamy, Jon Davis, Eric Eden, Ron Embleton, Rob Hamilton, and Mike Noble Publisher: Egmont UK Price: £25.00 Out: Now ISBN: 978 1 4052 7266 7 Binding: Hardback, 288 pages The Book: Stand by for action, we’re about to launch into a worldContinue reading In Review: The Gerry Anderson Comic Collection

Star Trek fans urged to back campaign to collect British Star Trek comics

Star Trek comic fans are being urged to support a campaign to get all the rare British Star Trek comics – with all their wonderful idiosyncracies, such as Captain Kirk teaching gorilla men how to play football – collected. In recent years, IDW‘s Library of American Comics imprint reprinted the hard-to-find L.A. Times “Star Trek” newspaper strips as a pair of beautifully made hardcover books,Continue reading Star Trek fans urged to back campaign to collect British Star Trek comics