2000AD Prog 227 - Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy feature

Throwback Thursday for Towel Day: When 2000AD’s Tharg went Hitchhiker’s

Since today (25th May) is Towel Day, the annual day of remembrance of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy creator Douglas Adams, we thought we’d remind 2000AD‘s alien editor Tharg of his declared interest in all things 42. Today an international phenomenon, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is  (as if most downthetubes readers neededContinue reading Throwback Thursday for Towel Day: When 2000AD’s Tharg went Hitchhiker’s

The Lion & The Unicorn - Extend Edition #1 - Cover

Dangerous Obsessions? Why Ash Pure Pulled His Own Comic, “The Lion & The Unicorn”, to Pieces…

Regular readers of downthetubes may recall the release of the first issue of The Lion & The Unicorn by Ash Pure, first released in 2011, a title we didn’t properly pick up on until the release of Issue Two – in 2014. Despite enormous acclaim for the title, and the release of the third issue of theContinue reading Dangerous Obsessions? Why Ash Pure Pulled His Own Comic, “The Lion & The Unicorn”, to Pieces…

Beyond 2000AD project reveals secrets of ‘Starlord’ and aborted ‘Eagle’ revival

Hibernia Books are back after the success of last year’s Comic Archive: One Eyed Jack and the Death of Valiant with the latest in their Comic Archive series: Beyond 2000AD. The book  – available now – is packed with fascinating articles and interviews about some of the projects and titles that have a connection withContinue reading Beyond 2000AD project reveals secrets of ‘Starlord’ and aborted ‘Eagle’ revival