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by Robbie Moubert
02 Apr 2016, 15:45
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: The Survivors - Beezer?
Replies: 2
Views: 1391

Re: The Survivors - Beezer?

This caption from the third installment sums it up: "In 1979, thousands of giant metors from outer space crashed on the world. Seven youngsters escaped the disaster in different ways. These were the survivors..."

Here's the title frame from part one (issue 171, April 25th 1959):
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by Robbie Moubert
28 Feb 2016, 23:02
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: Valiant or Lion?
Replies: 15
Views: 4495

Re: Valiant or Lion?

Yes, the merger with Knockout definitely gave Valiant the kick-start it needed.
by Robbie Moubert
27 Feb 2016, 01:21
Forum: General comics discussion
Topic: Valiant or Lion?
Replies: 15
Views: 4495

Re: Valiant or Lion?

I started getting Valiant every week in October '69. Having now seen the earlier issues I can see that, as it entered the new decade, it gradually declined but the mergers with Smash! and TV21 didn't have too much of an adverse affect. The merger with Lion was a different story - I hated it. All my ...
by Robbie Moubert
25 Feb 2016, 02:15
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

4 on the Road - Sally ***************************** Adam Eterno - Thunder/Lion/Valiant Andy's Ants - Cor!! The Astounding Adventures of Dr. X - Champion (reprints of Alain Landier from Tintin magazine) Ali Booba and Tubi-Tum, The Goofs of Bagdad - Giggle Adare's Anglians - Jet Art's Gallery - Monste...
by Robbie Moubert
21 Feb 2016, 20:36
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

Whacky - Cor!! Willy Worry - Cor!! The Wild Wonders - Valiant When Britain Froze - Valiant (reprints of The Frozen Summer from Buster) Wonder-Car - Whizzer and Chips Why, Dad, Why? - Whizzer and Chips Who is Sandy? - Whizzer and Chips Wonder Worm - Buster (reprinted in Cor!!) Wally Whale and Willy W...
by Robbie Moubert
18 Feb 2016, 18:19
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

The Terrors of Tornado Street - Buster Toys of Doom - Buster (reprinted in Smash! (as Threat of the Toymaker), Jackpot (as The Terror Toys) and Eagle mkII) Thunder Boult , The Magician Who Went to War - Buster Tim & Vicky, the TV Twins - Buster Tubby, the All-round Sportsman - Buster The Twitopians ...
by Robbie Moubert
18 Feb 2016, 04:10
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

The Sea Hawk - Buster Sonny Boy - Buster Squad Car 13 - Buster Son of Sherlock - Buster Sinbad Simms and his Shark Pal Jasper - The Big One/Buster (reprints from Knockout) The Sparrows go to War - Buster The Shrinker/The Shrinker's Revenge/The Shrinker in Space - Buster (later reprinted in Valiant) ...
by Robbie Moubert
15 Feb 2016, 19:14
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

The Roaring Forties - Buster Rip Kerrigan - Buster Rent-a-Ghost Ltd - Buster The Robot Maker - Cor!! Rat-Trap - Cor!! Rebbels on the Run - Smash! The Running Man - Action Roaring Wheels - Action Rat Pack - Battle Picture Weekly Return of the Stormtroopers - Champion/Lion Robot Archie - Lion Rory Mac...
by Robbie Moubert
15 Feb 2016, 18:34
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

Phantom Force 5 was reprinted in Smash! as Send for... Q Squad, but, on the contents page it was listed as just Q Squad, even though there was room for the full title. A good enough reason to list it under Q!

Quest of the Firebird - Lion
by Robbie Moubert
15 Feb 2016, 04:37
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

Percy Puffer - Cor!! Peril From below - Knockout (60s) (reprinted in Buster) Percy's Pets - Smash! The Pillater Peril - Smash! Play Till You Drop - Action Probationer - Action The Phantom Viking - Champion/Lion Paddy Payne, Warrior of the Skies - Lion Phil the Fluter - Thunder/Lion Pete's Pockets - ...
by Robbie Moubert
14 Feb 2016, 03:05
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

N Nobby's Hobbies - Cor!! Night Mare - Cor!! No. 13 Grimm Street - Knockout (60s) Nutt and Bolt, the Men From W.H.E.E.Z.E. - Smash! Nipper - Score 'n' Roar/Scorcher/Tiger No Tears for Molly - Tammy Niblo Nibbs - Giggle (reprints(?) from Film Fun) Nosey - Tiger Nelson Lord, T.I.G.E.R. Agent - Tiger T...
by Robbie Moubert
13 Feb 2016, 07:45
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

Max Normal (Judge Dredd) - 2000AD/Had his own strip in various Judge Dredd annuals The Mean Arena - 2000AD Mike's Magic Mould - Cor!! Mactavish of Red Rock - Knockout (60s) Moose - Knockout (70s) Mucky Mick - Knockout (70s) My Bruvver - Knockout (70s) Master of the Marsh - Smash! Moonie's Magic Mate...
by Robbie Moubert
12 Feb 2016, 21:35
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

Lucky Charmer - Cor!! Little Geyser - Cor!! Look Out For Lefty - Action Lofty's One-Man Luftwaffe - Battle Picture Weekly Lofty Lightyear - Champion Law of the Legion - Lion Last of the Harkers - Lion Little Lulu - Sally The Legion of Super Slaves - Sally Lags Eleven - Scorcher Little Miss Nothing -...
by Robbie Moubert
12 Feb 2016, 00:33
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

The Knockout Kid - Knockout (60s) Kid Commandos - Smash! Kip Carson - Super Picture Special (reprints of Lazy Sprockett) Kester Kidd - Jet Kangeroo Kid - Scorcher Know-all - Scorcher Kelpie the Boy Wizard - Wham! Kid Cartoonist - Whoopee! King Arthur and his Frights of the Round Table - Whoopee! Kin...
by Robbie Moubert
09 Feb 2016, 19:14
Forum: Retired IPC/Odhams/Fleetway titles
Topic: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B
Replies: 175
Views: 59122

Re: A for Archie...Adam's Ants..etc...now for B

Jasper the Grasper - Cor!! Jack Pott - Cor!! Jelly Baby - Cor!! Jeanie and her Genie - Cor!! Janus Stark - Smash!/Valiant Jet-Ace Logan - Tiger Johnny Cougar - Tiger The Jailbird Commandos - Tiger Johnny Red - Battle Picture Weekly Jet Jordan - Champion/Lion Jinks - Champion/Lion Jimmi from Jupiter ...