Roy of the Rovers Books 2018

Roy of the Rovers – new book covers revealed, pre-order launch offer bargain on offer

Rebellion have revealed the covers to the new Roy of the Rovers books: Tom Palmer’s Scouted, on sale in October, and Rob Williams’ Kick-Off, out in November. The first book to hit the shelves is Scouted by Tom Palmer, an illustrated fiction novel featuring 20 fully awesome illustrations by Lisa Henke (whose artwork you’ll recogniseContinue reading Roy of the Rovers – new book covers revealed, pre-order launch offer bargain on offer

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Sneak Peek: More “Playing for a Draw” Football Comics Exhibition Imagery Revealed

More imagery for the ‘Playing for a Draw’ exhibition, showcasing the history and creativity of football comics and illustration across the world has been revealed, ahead of its opening this week at the National Football Museum in Manchester. As we previously reported, it’s been curated by top comic artist Steve McGarry in collaboration with the Lakes International ComicContinue reading Sneak Peek: More “Playing for a Draw” Football Comics Exhibition Imagery Revealed

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Roy of the Rovers in Match of the Day magazine, today!

The new issue of Match of the Day magazine (cover dated 5th – 11th June 2017) is out today and features the first part of the new Roy of the Rovers comic strip we trailed last month. The Match of the Day magazine strip, written by Rebellion’s Rob Power and Keith Richardson and drawn by Lisa Henke, is a self-contained story following MelchesterContinue reading Roy of the Rovers in Match of the Day magazine, today!

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Back of the net! All-new Roy of the Rovers heads to Match of the Day Magazine

BBC Match of the Day magazine is to publish all-new Roy of the Rovers adventures, ahead of the release of Rebellion’s new graphic novels later this year. The much-loved character is being relaunched as a “swashbuckling 16-year-old” prodigy who is hoping to fire Melchester Rovers up and out of League Two and back into the bigContinue reading Back of the net! All-new Roy of the Rovers heads to Match of the Day Magazine

Roy of the Rovers Melchester Club Crest 2018

Roy of the Rovers new Melchester Club Crest revealed – and relegation woes revealed!

Following up on news on the new Roy of the Rovers creative team, publishers Rebellion have unveiled the brand new Melchester Rovers club crest – and a hint of dark times for the famous fictional football club. Featuring a modern, sleek design and a nod to the history of Roy of the Rovers – which made itsContinue reading Roy of the Rovers new Melchester Club Crest revealed – and relegation woes revealed!