Monday, August 27, 2007

Dan Dare returns - again! All new comic!


Richard Branson's Virgin Comics have announced the November launch of a brand new Dan Dare comic. The full colour US-format comic will be written by top comics creators Garth Ennis and drawn by Gary Erskine. Full details are revealed on John Freeman's always on-the-ball blog Down the Tubes and the official Virgin Comics website is here.

Virgin's news that Dan Dare is "back" is a little disingenuous as it seems to ignore the excellent thrice-a-year Spaceship Away comic which has been featuring brand new Dan Dare adventures for the past several years (and hopefully will continue to do so).

1 comment:

Charles RB said...

I'm automatically sold because it's Garth Ennis. The cover image shown makes it look very old-school boys adventure, which should be interesting to see him try (i.e. no uber-violence and swearing).

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