Egmont Publishing has just launched PAW Patrol magazine, aimed at boys and girls aged 3-5 years, based on the daily children’s TV show shown on Nick Jr featuring hero pups, their gadgets and vehicles.
Every issue has adventures to read, puzzles to solve and free stickers.
“I am very excited about the launch of Paw Patrol magazine which will give young fans even more of their doggy heroes, and allow them to engage with the humour and excitement of the Paw Patrol world in print,” said Anna Reyburn, publisher of Paw Patrol magazine.
“The pre-school sector of the magazine market is highly competitive and I am confident that Paw Patrol, with its impeccable pre-school pedigree, will be an instant winner.”
Paw Patrol joins a line up of young people’s titles from Egmont UK that currently includes Angry Birds, Barbie, Bing, Bob the Builder, the top-selling Disney Frozen, Disney Pixar Cars, Disney Princess, Disney and Me, Disney Stars, Fireman Sam, Go Girl, Lego Star Wars, Monster High, Moshi Monsters, Showcase, Star Wars Adventures, Star Wars Rebels, Thomas Express, Thomas & Friends, TOXIC and We Love Pop.
• The launch issue of Paw Patrol magazine on sale now in all good newsagents is priced at £3.99 and comes with a Chase hat, badge and torch set gift and a giant pull out poster
• Egmont UK children’s titles: https://www.egmont.co.uk/magazines
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.