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Collecting Eagles

It’s just over two years ago now. I was still in the relatively early stages of a blog series about Dan Dare – Pilot of the Future… 930 more words

Comics And Graphic Novels

Future Perfect - if only

Back in 1990, ITV broadcast a documentary about Frank Hampson, creator of Dan Dare, co-creator of the Eagle, a figure then even more forgotten than he is today. 985 more words

The Goggle-Box


A British Sci-Fi Classic arrives at Big Finish today, with the release of the first volume of Dan Dare from B7Media!

Released today isĀ Dan Dare – Volume 1… 257 more words


Another 'Eagle' Weekend in prospect

I’m looking forward to the weekend, not merely because it’s the beginning of nine whole consecutive days off work – in which I plan to do the square root of bugger all, thank you for asking – but because it will be another… 629 more words

Comics And Graphic Novels

Cult Comic Essentials: Dan Dare : The 2000 AD Years Volume 1 (HC)

Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future is a British icon. He was created by Frank Hampson in 1950, and first appeared in the Eagle comic where he was an instant hit with the British public. 94 more words