The latest issue of Doctor Who Adventures (Issue 22) is on sale now, with strip writer Andrew Cartmel delivering a story poking affectionate fun at Marvel’s mutants, Harry Potter and, possibly, Bunty’s “The Four Marys” for good measure.
A talking horse for a companion is just an added bonus in “Wings of the Predator”, drawn by Russ Leach, as the Doctor and Jata the horse as they visit the Zannger Institute for the Genetically Privileged.
Also in the issue:
SKARO RESEARCH CENTRE
Gain access to the Skaro Research Centre and make your own Dalek Trooper helmet!
UNIT ALIEN ARCHIVE
And before you wear your helmet, read up on the Dalek Troopers themselves!
CUT OUT AND CONQUER
Cut out some awesome figures and use them to decorate your desktop.
THE PATERNOSTER GANG INVESTIGATES
The Paternoster Gang investigate the Assassin on the Railroads, in a thrilling tale from Kieron Moore!
Plus, Sontaran Strax meets King Arthur – the latest Time Shark craziness from Grant Perkins!
• Doctor Who Adventures #22 – Tomorrow begins today! Issue 22 comes with a Free Time Lord Travel Kit
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. He is currently editor of Star Trek Explorer, published by Titan – his third tour of duty on the title originally titled Star Trek Magazine.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Babylon 5 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.