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This is an interesting article, documenting an unusual spin on the concept of the 'TV tie-in comic'. Apparently Chips' Comic was a TV programme for young children in which the characters were seen 'preparing' issues of the titular magazine that really were available to buy.

Never heard of it myself.

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Sat Jul 02, 2016 8:21 pm
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i used to watch that but dont think i bought the comic.


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I think I may have had one of the annuals but I can't remember whether I had any of the weekly comics. If I remember correctly, the Chips' Comic TV programme was one of the first things to appear on the newly launched Channel 4.


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Why did they call it Chips anyway? Wouldn't it have been confused with Whizzer and Chips by some people?


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how many issues did it last?


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