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Spaceship Away 51 available now

John Burns has done the cover for the new issue of Spaceship Away. If you enjoyed our sample of the magazine in Issue 13 of ComicScene this is available from Des Shaw, 12 Saltram Close, Nythe Swindon, Wiltshire SN3 3PH – deshaw21219@aol.com

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The prehistory of the human imagination

fig. 1. ‘Wreck! Smash! Destroy!’ Detail of ‘The prehistory of the human imagination accordingly closes’ (see below).

The images and imaginary of Frank Hampson’s Dan Dare still exert a profound influence upon me. 594 more words


WED Lockdown Special: Dan Dare – Oh Yeah!

Join Pete and Dave for a lockdown sidestep for an anniversary audio assessment of the songs about everybody’s favourite space hero (sort of).  Featured in the episodes are tracks by Elton John, David Bowie, The Tornadoes, The Mekons, Pink Floyd, The Art of Noise and the Wedding Present. 104 more words

Eagles Dare

Birthday Hotline

It’s April 2020, and beside a lot of other things going on, the original Eagle comic and its most famous comic strip are turning 70. Join Peter and Dave in a short news round-up and commemorative chat during our Year of Dare. 119 more words


WED32 - Isolated Centenary


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Hello Dear Listener – we both hope you are all safe and well and can join us for our lock-down centenary reviewing 80s Eagle issues 100-103.  35 more words

Eagles Dare

An Incredible Temptation

As a long term Dan Dare fan, an unbelievable opportunity has come up. In 2017, B7 Media recorded and released six audio adventures, freely adapted and modernised from Dan Dare’s adventures in ‘Eagle’. 205 more words

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