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Oh, so many children are going to be so very happy with this. Neill Cameron and Kate Brown’s Tamsin is such a wonderful, wonderful character. In Tamsin and the Deep we saw her discover magic...

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The Phoenix Weekender – Issue 223

April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ok, so I’m still a week behind in this… but here’s a little sampling of Phoenix 223, another great issue in a series of great issues. Seriously, it’s an amazing comic, one that should be...

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The Phoenix Weekender

April 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yes! I’m very nearly catching up with The Phoenix…. well, nearly… only a week behind now…. So, what’s going on with issue 222…. it’s the April Fools issue, which means lots of fun inside in...

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The Phoenix Weekender… catch up edition

April 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ooops…. you know I genuinely always mean to do these weekly right? Bad me. Bad me. Anyway, here we go with the last few weeks of Phoenix Comic goodness…. issues 220 and 221…. As always,...

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Yep, just as I’d fallen behind with the regular 2000AD reviews, my pile of Phoenix comic to review has simply grown and grown these last few weeks. But now, FINALLY, I’m catching up. So, here...

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The Phoenix Weekender – Issue 214

February 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Love that cover… bizarre creatures flying out to meet you. It’s all part of a great feature called The Cambrian Explosion by Graham Baker Smith that fills the middle pages and more of this week’s...

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The Phoenix Weekender – Issue 213

February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Oh, a unicorn shooting rainbows out of its bottom… it has to be Evil Emperor Penguin doesn’t it? Last week we had the melancholy moment of Eugene finding himself on the ice with a new...

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The Phoenix Weekender – Issue 212

January 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Under that Von Doogan¬†cover by The Etherington Brothers, there’s some old favourites and a¬†completely new strip. So why don’t we take a quick look at the new one first? Joe List has been making comics...

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Every so often something in the Phoenix Comic really gets to me. I keep talking about how good the comic is for kids, but occasionally there’s something in there that simply screams out to be...

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The Phoenix Weekender – Issue 210

January 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Another week rolls round, another Phoenix Comic drops through the letterbox, and no, it never gets boring. Welcome to the best kids comic I’ve ever known…. The absolute best thing this issue is another Corpse...

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