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Παρασκευή, 22 Μαΐου 2009

Who can remember Roy of the Rovers?

Can you remember reading your first ever copy of the iconic Roy of the Rovers? I certainly can! Here are a few things you might not have known about the classic comic strip.

For those unfamiliar with Roy Race and for those who may have forgotten what all the fuss was about here’s a quick recap on the classic cartoon.

Δευτέρα, 18 Μαΐου 2009

Ένα πολύ καλό blog για τα Βρετανικά Κόμικς

"The Roy of the Rovers comic has 64 pages, with a glossy cover and nice interior paper that Egmont describe as "tactile". The special includes selected football strips from the 1980s featuring Roy of course plus Billy's Boots, Mighty Mouse, Tommy's Troubles and others. The drawback is that the strips are all parts of continued stories, and there's no follow up issue. However the comic is clearly aimed at the nostalgia market so I'm sure the 30 somethings it's targeted at will appreciate this peek into the past. (Although as the comic is racked with the children's comics I'm not sure how most of them will notice it.)"

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