The Vigilant Cover - SNIP

Cover Reveal: Classic British superheroes reborn to become ‘The Vigilant’!

Lost in the mists of time, home-grown British superheroes once entertained and enthralled millions of kids. Now, the likes of Adam Eterno, Blake Edmonds, Thunderbolt the Avenger, and The Leopard from Lime Street are coming back to make summer 2018 blazing hot! As we reported over the weekend, The Vigilant will be a special one-shotContinue reading Cover Reveal: Classic British superheroes reborn to become ‘The Vigilant’!

Judge Anderson art by Tula Lotay, previously released as a limited edition print

First ever all-women creator issue of 2000AD announced, news prompts online debate

For the first time in four decades, legendary sci-fi action comic 2000AD is to publish an issue with an all-female creative line-up, including work by award-winner Tillie Walden, Tula Lotay, and Alex De Campi – and that’s not the only good news from Rebellion when it comes to new projects. On sale 20 June, theContinue reading First ever all-women creator issue of 2000AD announced, news prompts online debate

The Thirteenth Doctor by Rori, creator of the comic strip Tiny Pink Robots

That Was The Week Comics Was – New Scream! and Misty, Doctor Who and a Lime Street Leopard!

It’s been a busy week! Here are some items you may have missed on our site and beyond. Have a great weekend! • Sales of the Oor Wullie Bucket Calendar have raised £3000 for Archie Foundation’s Tayside Children’s Hospital Appeal, Dundee’s Evening Telegraph reports. The Bucket Trail (which we covered here on downthetubes) ran for tenContinue reading That Was The Week Comics Was – New Scream! and Misty, Doctor Who and a Lime Street Leopard!

Leopard from Lime Street - Final Cover

In Review: The Leopard from Lime Street – Book One

Written by Tom Tully Art by Mike Western, Eric Bradbury Publisher: Rebellion Graphic Novels (British Treasury of Comics) Out: Now The Book: Billy Farmer lives with his Aunt Joan and Uncle Charlie in the sleepy town of Selbridge. Visiting the local zoo to cover a story for his school paper, he’s scratched by a radioactiveContinue reading In Review: The Leopard from Lime Street – Book One