Supermarionation (and more) celebrated with shows old and new by Century 21 Films

A draughty warehouse on the Slough Trading Estate in the 1960s: what could possibly be so special about such a place? One word: Supermarionation… the term most associated with Gerry Anderson’s many TV shows, and the inspiration for Moon Rangers, recently seen on ITV’s detective series, Endeavour. In Century 21 Slough, the former studios of iconicContinue reading Supermarionation (and more) celebrated with shows old and new by Century 21 Films

Andersonic Issue 24 SNIP

Andersonic Issue 24 Out Now

Andersonic Issue 24 is now available, dedicated to all things Gerry Anderson, and features a new UFO comic strip and the following line up, wrapped in a cover image by Peter O’Roarke. In This Issue: The Story of SIG – A look back at the rise of the 1980s Anderson magazine SIG and the earlyContinue reading Andersonic Issue 24 Out Now

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New Gerry Anderson UFO Collection released ahead of second SHADO Con

Ahead of the second SHADO Con dedicated to Gerry Anderson’s alien invaders series, ITV have quietly released a new complete UFO DVD sporting new cover artwork. The series – Anderson’s first ongoing live action TV show – was previously available only in two separate volumes on DVD or as one volume on Blu-ray. The newContinue reading New Gerry Anderson UFO Collection released ahead of second SHADO Con

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British auction house Vectis teases massive Bronze Age comics sale, rare “The Investigator” toy car offered

Coming soon from British auction house Vectis is a massive sale of thousands of predominantly Bronze Age Marvel and DC comics. Bought from newsagents and stored away with the sole purpose of creating a collection, these comics are largely from 1970-1985, but there are earlier and later editions, which will all go under the hammerContinue reading British auction house Vectis teases massive Bronze Age comics sale, rare “The Investigator” toy car offered

Andersonic Issue 23 SNIP

New Andersonic zine delves into 1990s Captain Scarlet comics and more

Issue 23 of the fab Andersonic zine is now available via the title’s website (and eBay for a short period in the Collectibles > SF > Thunderbirds section). There’s a great mix of articles in the ‘zine, including a look back at the 1990s Captain Scarlet comics with Graeme Bassett. Features the following:- Ayshea BroughContinue reading New Andersonic zine delves into 1990s Captain Scarlet comics and more