Tammy & Jinty Special 2019 SNIP

Out This Week: The Tammy and Jinty Special

Tammy and Jinty were two of Britain’s best-loved girls’ comics of the 1970s and ’80s – ground-breaking female-led comics that covered everything from science fiction and fantasy to romance and a whole lot of fun… and now they’re back, for what’s hopefully the first of many more Specials. In the Tammy & Jinty Special, withContinue reading Out This Week: The Tammy and Jinty Special

Tammy & Jinty Special 2019 SNIP

Tammy & Jinty Special 2019 Cover and line-up Reveal, Forbidden Planet Signing announced

Rebellion have revealed the cover of their eagerly-awaited Tammy & Jinty Special by Roy of the Rovers artist Lisa Henke, and more information on the content has now been revealed via Rebellion direct – and in an interview with editor Lizzie Boyle and writer Rob Williams conducted by Stephen Jewell online, ahead of coverage by Richard Bruton for the next issue of Comic SceneContinue reading Tammy & Jinty Special 2019 Cover and line-up Reveal, Forbidden Planet Signing announced

Frome Comic Con Logo

Comics Take over Frome, Somerset this Weekend! (And watch out for Darth Vader, too…)

This weekend 12th – 13th August 2017 will see the second ever Frome Comic Con which I’m afraid I’ve missed news about completely so apologies to the organisers. Frome, in Somerset, is home to Disconnected Press, run by Conor and Lizzie Boyle, and they’ve been doing their bit to bring some great writers, artists, bloggers andContinue reading Comics Take over Frome, Somerset this Weekend! (And watch out for Darth Vader, too…)

In Review: MULP – Sceptre Of The Sun Issue 4

Writer Matt Gibbs and artist Sara Dunkerton return with the penultimate episode of their globe spanning 1930s adventure MULP: Sceptre Of The Sun. This mousey take on Indiana Jones has been a favourite here on downthetubes from the beginning and as the story draws to its conclusion the two disparate teams searching for the fabled sceptre,Continue reading In Review: MULP – Sceptre Of The Sun Issue 4

The Thirteenth Doctor by Rori, creator of the comic strip Tiny Pink Robots

That Was The Week Comics Was – New Scream! and Misty, Doctor Who and a Lime Street Leopard!

It’s been a busy week! Here are some items you may have missed on our site and beyond. Have a great weekend! • Sales of the Oor Wullie Bucket Calendar have raised £3000 for Archie Foundation’s Tayside Children’s Hospital Appeal, Dundee’s Evening Telegraph reports. The Bucket Trail (which we covered here on downthetubes) ran for tenContinue reading That Was The Week Comics Was – New Scream! and Misty, Doctor Who and a Lime Street Leopard!