Remember Trigan Empire? Cartoon Museum Seeks Your Comments

The late 1930s… and in Florida’s swamps, a UFO crashes, the men on board all dead, but with a collection of books that, eventually translated, reveal the chronicles of the Trigan Empire. First appearing in Ranger “The Rise and Fall of the Trigan Empire” was introduced to the readers of “the magazine for boys”, writtenContinue reading Remember Trigan Empire? Cartoon Museum Seeks Your Comments

Compalcomics auction offers first edition Beano, Roy of the Rovers and Star Trek art

There’s a host of British comic goodies in the Spring 2014 auction at Compalcomics , which is now open, including an excellent copy of the first issue of The Beano, some great looking early issues of Mickey Mouse Weekly, art work from Eagle, a Roy of the Rovers page by Joe Colquhoun, an near entire runContinue reading Compalcomics auction offers first edition Beano, Roy of the Rovers and Star Trek art

Compal offers TV21, Eagle rarities in latest auction

Trigan Empire art by Don Lawrence Early issues of TV Century 21, Thunderbirds sweet cigarette cards, copies of Tornado, artwork by Don Lawrence, Ken Reid, John Bolton, Dudley Watkins and others are just some of the auction lots in the latest Compalcomics auction. The previous summer auction saw the sale of a lot of Eagle-relatedContinue reading Compal offers TV21, Eagle rarities in latest auction

Rare Dan Dare merchandise, Comic Cuts Number 1, up for auction

The Spring 2012 auction at Compalcomics is open and includes some terrific Dan Dare artwork and toys, an issue of Eagle signed by Dan Dare co-creator Frank Hampson, Trigan Empire art by Don Lawrence and the first issue of Comic Cuts – published in 1890. There are 203 lots in this catalogue and Dan DareContinue reading Rare Dan Dare merchandise, Comic Cuts Number 1, up for auction

Great British Comics Reprinted – a quick round up

Despite the recent release of Johnny Red Volume 1 by Titan Books, it seems there are plenty of British comics fans who are totally unaware that attempts are being made to republish a lot of our classic comic material. Johnny Red is just the latest British comics collection from Titan Books, whose other reprints includeContinue reading Great British Comics Reprinted – a quick round up