That Was the Comic Week That Was: 2000AD “Ultimate” launch, the perils of polybagged comics and the passing of a girls comic pioneer

A little later than planned, here are some items you may have missed on our site and beyond last week.

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British Comic Sales Figures, Winners and Losers (January – June 2017): Publishers bullish, MEGA and LEGO titles on the rise

The latest sales figures for comics available on the UK new stand might on first sight make for depressing reading

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The Rotten State of Newsagents – Is it any Wonder Publishers Are Pushing Digital?

When it comes to declining newspaper, comic and magazine sales, one major issue seems to get scant attention in any

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New “Mog the Cat” Book profits will be used for child literacy projects

You’ll just have to excuse this temporary aberration given my usual grumpy self, but I’m afraid I’ve been totally blown away

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Despite the Odds, Child buys Beano in Supermarket Shock; the perils and pitfalls of UK news stand distribution

Here’s a couple of snapshots of a typical British supermarket display of teen and young children’s magazines taken yesterday, which

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