ComicScene 13 – let’s celebrate together 14th April 2020

Let’s celebrate together the history of U.K. comics on Tuesday 14th April 2020.

70 years ago, on 14th April 1950, the first issue of Eagle sold an amazing 900,000 copies.‬ It was a colourful escape for everyone after the war and during rationing.

On Tuesday 14 April 2020, as we come out of Coronavirus lockdown, we will deliver the ComicScene Issue 13 celebration of 70 Years of Eagle and Dan Dare in digital and print. Everyone who orders in print will get the digital copy, with an extra 32+ Eagle and Dan Dare pages beyond the 80 pages of the print issue.  If ever we need a dose of ComicScene, it’s now!

The collectors edition magazine includes strips in the style of 1950’s Dan Dare, a free Spaceship Away pull out supplement, features on Dan Dare in comics over the years and articles on new comics. The magazine also includes strips including Rok of the Reds. where aliens meet football, and the conclusion of Flintlock and Captain Cosmic.

Let Dan Dare help battle the Virus from Venus and celebrate comics together on the 14th April 2020! Please order your copy by 31 March for print/digital issue so we can get in post to you (our enhanced digital issue can be ordered up to and beyond the date!). Only £5.99 in print and digital (£2 added for postal copies).

Order at or (for more special offer packs at £10 and £30)

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak this issue will only be available by post and digital in the first instance. So please order now to guarantee your copy.

Issue 12 is on sale in regular outlets until at least 19th May – you can order it at ANY newsagent or at

To help you through the Coronavirus lockdown we are making FREE comics available on the website here

Links to Comic Podcasts including Comics For The Apocalypse here

About Author