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the Beano Christmas special out now
https://shop.beano.com/books/beano-chri ... -2015.html


07 Oct 2015, 09:09
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I looked in both WHSmith and Asda today, not out yet. Plenty of time though, that should be available until at least January.

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10 Oct 2015, 21:31
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My local Tesco had the Beano Christmas Special but I'm not really into the modern day Beano but I did notice a banner around the newspaper shelf advertising Thunderbirds Are Go. I looked for it and finally found it at the back of a low shelf invisible from view. I put some issues down the front and bought one. It was £3.99 with a free model of Thunderbird 1. It advertises a Thunderbirds Are Go Annual. Has a CGI comic strip plus some mini strips.


16 Oct 2015, 10:10
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The main story is actually screenshots from the TV series. Any idea who drew those mini-strips - someone on Lew Stringer's blog complained about "your little strips", but he said he isn't involved and doesn't know who did them.
http://lewstringer.blogspot.co.uk/2015/ ... -here.html

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16 Oct 2015, 20:35
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No credits are given.


16 Oct 2015, 22:19
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I figured that much.... otherwise Lew would have known, lol!

Back to the original topic, I picked up the Beano Christmas Special today, on the third attempt.

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Quite the surprise when I read the Bananaman story - a group of kids get banana powers thanks to Santa, and one of them looks familiar.... looks like they remembered that Super School existed. :)

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