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by AndyB
26 Jul 2019, 16:06
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
Replies: 7186
Views: 805792

Re: What comics did you buy today?

Sweeney Toddler and Roy of the Rovers (1950s)!
by AndyB
05 Jul 2019, 21:20
Forum: Retired DCT titles
Topic: We Are United/Limp Along Leslie Help Required
Replies: 23
Views: 25428

Re: We Are United/Limp Along Leslie Help Required

Retconning is a portmanteau of retro conversion, and basically means changing the backstory.
by AndyB
06 May 2019, 11:15
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: Free comic book day 2019- cant wait
Replies: 11
Views: 9133

Re: Free comic book day 2019- cant wait

I asked the store manager if I could take two copies of Funny Pages, and actually picked up four by accident. He waved me on, but he's a very decent guy. I also got the Doctor Who story. One copy has gone to my brother in law, and the other two spares will be given away by the end of next weekend. I...
by AndyB
05 Apr 2019, 17:52
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: EPIC being cancelled
Replies: 3
Views: 5026

Re: EPIC being cancelled

I bought 156 and 157. At 13 years and one month, that's actually not a bad run, even though it had several identity changes, and considering how low a budget it ran on compared to its early days when its strip content was much higher and its feature content much lower. When it lost the Dennis and Gn...
by AndyB
05 Apr 2019, 17:45
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
Replies: 7186
Views: 805792

Re: What comics did you buy today?

The Sparky Book 1980.
by AndyB
22 Feb 2019, 08:21
Forum: Beano
Topic: Beano Annual 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 12304

Re: Beano Annual 2019

Might be a Tesco promotion. It's on its own in Easons.
by AndyB
19 Jan 2019, 12:27
Forum: Conventions and other events
Topic: Enniskillen ComicFest 4 Friday 10th-Saturday 11th May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 5947

Enniskillen ComicFest 4 Friday 10th-Saturday 11th May 2019

Year four already, and last year also saw its offshoot, Omagh ComicFest including Ian Kennedy. Guests announced for 2019 (so far): Mick McMahon Ian Gibson Mike Dorey Nigel Parkinson Nika Nartova There will be plenty more guests - there's always a good turnout from local creatives as well - Tharg cou...
by AndyB
05 Oct 2018, 20:29
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: THe Broons
Replies: 6
Views: 6481

Re: THe Broons

I’m quite sure you’re right. I have a vague memory, and it probably involved Oor Wullie pretending to be a third twin, being the right size.
by AndyB
05 Oct 2018, 20:24
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: The Vigilant, - new comic from Rebellion
Replies: 35
Views: 30732

Re: The Vigilant, - new comic from Rebellion

I picked up the digital edition. To be honest, I’m underwhelmed, but I’m allowed to be.
by AndyB
26 Sep 2018, 15:12
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
Replies: 7186
Views: 805792

Re: What comics did you buy today?

Digital downloads of the Vigilant, Marney the Fox and the Leopard from Lime Street.

Rebellion have made a great call doing pdf editions. Like, really great.
by AndyB
22 Sep 2018, 17:20
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
Replies: 7186
Views: 805792

Re: What comics did you buy today?

Whizzer and Chips Annual 1980
Beano 2153 (the Saturday Show edition)
Beano 1928
The last Whoopee
Wow 7, 16, 17 and 18
Dandy 2120
Big Comic 79 and 118
Sparky 530 and 543

All for £31 :)
by AndyB
30 Jul 2018, 23:44
Forum: Beano
Topic: Beano : 80 Years of Fun
Replies: 14
Views: 14160

Re: Beano : 80 Years of Fun

I've seen it in Tesco, but I got the box set from DC Thomson shop! (not the Beano shop though)
by AndyB
12 May 2018, 19:49
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
Replies: 7186
Views: 805792

Re: What comics did you buy today?

AND one of the Busters was his 25th birthday, and the first Tom Paterson Buster - 25 May 1985.
by AndyB
12 May 2018, 19:15
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: What comics did you buy today?
Replies: 7186
Views: 805792

Re: What comics did you buy today?

Sector 13 issue 3 Will Simpson sketchbook The Fleetway Files (not due out until Tuesday) Doomlord - the Deathlords of Nox Splank! issue 1 (inspired by Wham! and features content by Marc Jackson, Nigel Parkinson, The Cloak by Mike Higgs, Davy Francis, Alan Nolan and Mike Carroll) Sparky Book 1971 Bea...