ComicScene Issue 2 is due out 22nd March – you can pre order it at http://www.comicscene.tictail.com
Here’s what you can expect behind a cover that pays homage to 2000AD Issue 100 as 42 years after he created the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic Pat Mills asks the question “Could there be a 2000AD today?”
After our look at the Top 10 Comic Cons of the year in the latest issue of ComicScene we take an in-depth look at the industry and interview the people being Wales Comic Con.
In the current issue of ComicScene don’t miss Part One of 80 Years of the Batman – Part Two in Issue 2 features Batman (and Robin!) in the 1940’s.
From one Batman to Dan Dare’s own batman Digby is in Issue 2. David MacDonald of Hibernia Comics also takes a look at how Dan Dare was repackaged beyond the Eagle and 2000AD.
We interview Brian Michael Bendis about his new and popular Wonder Comics and take a look at some other new indie and small press comics in our eight page “State of Independents” section.
Cover star Captain Britain is featured in three articles, including the second part of our three part look at the first ten years of Marvel UK.
We also continue our look at football comics including the new series of Roy of the Rovers, Glory Glory and interview Richard Piers Rayner.
We continue our regular TV and film coverage in our Tripwire section, including a look at Batman movies over the last 80 years, Hellboy, Doom Patrol, Shazam and Doctor Who.
Finally don’t miss a FREE pull out section which includes new writer Lew Stringer and our strips including Whackoman!, Wonder Man and more including a look at new webcomic Our Land from the creators of Apollo. It’s a 16 page Corker!
Don’t forget you can still get ComicScene Issue 1 in Sainsbury’s, WH Smith, McColls, Easons, Comic Shops and online at http://www.comicscene.tictail.com – you can also subscribe online and pre order Issue 2 there too.
If you want to know more about ComicScene listen to our PodCast at http://soundcloud.com/ComicScene and Episode 3, out from 5th March, features Richard Sheaf on Eagle and Dan Dare and Pat Mills on 2000AD.