There’s still no news on whether the new Thunderbirds Are Go TV project has secured a comic deal. We’ve still got our fingers crossed!
As we’ve previously reported, we do know there’s other merchandise in the works to celebrate the upcoming 50th anniversary of the production of Thunderbirds in 2015, and Anderson Entertainment has just launched two special edition badges – the International Rescue logo, and Thunderbirds logo pins, as well as the 24mm Gerry Anderson badge at a discounted rate (saving 20% – badges usually £5 each).
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Explorer (previously known as Star Trek Magazine) and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”.
He’s the writer of "Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies" for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.