Roy of the Rovers Exhibition 2019 - Football Museum

Manchester’s National Football Museum’s 65th anniversary Roy of the Rovers exhibition opens next week

Celebrate the 65th anniversary of Roy of the Rovers with a visit to the dedicated pop-up exhibition at Manchester’s National Football Museum, which opens next week, on Friday 19th July. The Melchester Rovers legend made his first appearance in Tiger comic in 1954, and remains a comic book icon to this very day. His exploitsContinue reading Manchester’s National Football Museum’s 65th anniversary Roy of the Rovers exhibition opens next week

Roy of the Rovers App Screen

Rebellion launches Roy of the Rovers Comics App

Roy of the Rovers, Britain’s  greatest footballer of all time, is back in new comics and books, with a brand new look and a scintillating new story for the 21st century – and now you can keep up to date with the character on your mobile phones and other devices. Roy of the Rovers isContinue reading Rebellion launches Roy of the Rovers Comics App

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Pat Mills issues statement on 2000AD-related royalties

2000AD creator Pat Mills official blog, part of Millsverse, might be an acquired taste for some with its mix of marketing and memoir, but I really do enjoy the industry details. (I think “The Sparky People” strip in my childhood copies of Sparky is what started me on the road to a life in publishing,Continue reading Pat Mills issues statement on 2000AD-related royalties

A panel from a strip written by John Freeman with art by Lew Stringer for the 2019 Cor! & Buster Special © Rebellion Publishing Ltd

Rebellion’s Keith Richardson talks “Treasury of British Comics” plans, return of “The Vigilant”

There are exciting times ahead for fans of classic British comics as 2000AD publisher Rebellion expands its “Treasury of British Comics” line in 2019, taking full advantage of the huge range of characters and comic titles it now owns, from tentpole football legend Roy of the Rovers to much-missed humour titles such as Buster andContinue reading Rebellion’s Keith Richardson talks “Treasury of British Comics” plans, return of “The Vigilant”

Third round Emirates FA Cup heroes have been immortalised in a limited-edition Roy of the Rovers comic, available to download free now

Emirates FA Cup heroes get starring role in new limited edition Roy of the Rovers comic

The heroes of the Emirates FA Cup third round have been immortalised in a limited edition Roy of the Rovers comic released this week, which earned attention on local news media around the UK as free copies were given out to young fans. The commemorative strip depicts action from an exhilarating Cup weekend which sawContinue reading Emirates FA Cup heroes get starring role in new limited edition Roy of the Rovers comic