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New bookazine celebrates Minnie the Minx at 65!

DC Thomson is celebrating 65 years of the Beano‘s Minnie the Minx with a new 68 page special, Minnie – 65 Years of Minxing. The bookazine format title, which will be released in October, covers everything, from the story of Minnie’s creation in 1953, to the artists who have illustrated her adventures, and finally to her rise to BeanoContinue reading New bookazine celebrates Minnie the Minx at 65!

Massive comic creator line up for next week’s Manchester Comic and Reading Festival

There’s a great line up of guest at Manchester Comic and Reading Festival taking place next Saturday (18th August 2018) at Manchester Central Library. A free event organised by the same team that brought us the brilliant Oldham Comic Con, included on the line up are 2000AD writer Al Ewing, and artists such as NickContinue reading Massive comic creator line up for next week’s Manchester Comic and Reading Festival

Beano Summer Special Out Now, Dandy Special out next month!

This year’s Beano Summer Special is on sale now in all good newsagents – and a Dandy Summer Special is on the way. The Beano special, with a cover by Nigel Parkinson, offers 68 pages packed full of comics, jokes, puzzles and one spooky mystery, and comes with a sheet of stickers – everything you need toContinue reading Beano Summer Special Out Now, Dandy Special out next month!

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Royal Wedding plans changed in secret, venue moves to Beanotown — and chaos ensues!

Ahead of the much-anticipated wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, this week’s issue of Beano comic pays homage to the Royal couple in a satire strip – and Royalists heading to Windsor this weekend will be disappointed to learn the nuptials have already taken place – in Beanotown! Well, almost. The comic reveals thatContinue reading Royal Wedding plans changed in secret, venue moves to Beanotown — and chaos ensues!

McManus Gallery becomes the McMenace Gallery SNIP

Dundee’s McManus Gallery becomes the McMenace Gallery as Beano celebrates 80th anniversary

Beano Studios and The McManus: Dundee’s Art Gallery & Museum will come together this summer for a bespoke exhibition dedicated to the beloved Beano characters and comic. In Beano’s 80th year, the special collaboration will see The McManus revise their name to ‘The McMenace’, for the duration of the exhibit from the 2nd June –Continue reading Dundee’s McManus Gallery becomes the McMenace Gallery as Beano celebrates 80th anniversary