The77 a new retro comic anthology - published quarterly

 

A love letter to the comics that made us.

 

This spring over 400 people backed the Kickstarter campaign for the project which includes strips by British industry veterans such as former Tharg, Steve MacManus and a back cover poster by “The Ballad of Halo Jones” co-creator Ian Gibson promoting his “Lifeboat” story, alongside established independent talents such as Mal Earl and Phil Elliott, and a host of terrific rising comic stars.

 

The77 publishing team are BenKsy, Steve Bull, Dave Bedford, Dave Heeley, Paul McCollum and Jo Heeley.

The77 #1
16/05/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

A new retro comic anthology - a love letter to the comics that made us.


Temporal Anarchy Dark myths set in 1977, brought to you by Philthy Luka - by Alan Holloway, Neil Sims and Bolt-01 

Tinkling Triangles Featuring planet Earth's sonorous superstar family - by Steve MacManus, Brendon Wright and Fillipo Roncone

The Prodigal Enslaved for three centuries by the Dark Fae, mankind awaits their liberator – by Mal Earl

V In the future they'll fight to become history – by Steve Bull, Ade Hughes and Annie Parkhouse

TechnoFreak Criminals, robots and Maurice the cat – by Joe Assi, John Charles, Tom Newell and Nikki Foxrobot

Division77 Fighting to save humanity, again! - by Dave Heeley, Sinclair Elliot, Fillipo Roncone and Bolt-01

The Screaming Hand! Trapped in a web of para-anatomical terror by Kek-W, Conor Boyle and Annie Parkhouse

The Last Man Brexit in space with killer robots – by Michael Powell and Phil Elliot

ROK! The God by John Wagner, Alan Grant and Dan Cornwell

Have Blaster, Will Travel 'When The Stranger hits town, it stays hit!' - by Paul McCollum and Ed Doyle

Penny Pentagram London's Grooviest Occult Detective - David Thomas and Jonny Roydon

Angel - by Baden James Mellonie, Steve Austin and Bolt-01

Edge of Extinction by Baden James Mellonie and artwork by Ryan Brown.

Key Runners Secret agents fighting organised crime and government corruption - by Drew Marr

Boss Yeehaw! He rides a robot horse and rounds up varmints – by Marc Jackson

Tempered Curse 1312AD: the last days of the Knights Templar - by Dave Bedford and Morgan Gleave

ComicScene magazine by Tony Foster

The77 MERCHANDISE FEATURE

SGT. SHOUTY of the Moon Force In space everyone can hear you shout! - Lew Stringer

Thank you to the Kickstarter backers

Lifeboat - Back cover by Ian Gibson

The77 #2
15/08/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

The77 issue 2: The Summer Special!

Do you remember as a kid, when the summer stretched out way before you?  Acarefree time when 'being back by tea-time' was the only rule and your biggest worry was the newsagent selling out of your favourite comic's Summer Special?

It's back!

'The Summer Special' is coming and will be delivered in time to save your summer with 68 pages packed with stories from today's hottest talent, tomorrow's stars and the coolest creators from your childhood. 


The77 #2 Var A
15/08/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

Variant cover art by the wonderful PJ Holden!


The77 issue 2: The Summer Special!

Do you remember as a kid, when the summer stretched out way before you?  Acarefree time when `being back by tea-time` was the only rule and your biggest worry was the newsagent selling out of your favourite comics Summer Special?

Its back!

`The Summer Special` is coming and will be delivered in time to save your summer with 68 pages packed with stories from today`s hottest talent, tomorrow`s stars and the coolest creators from your childhood. 


The77 #2 Var B
22/08/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

Exclusive Get My Comics variant - art by the outstanding Hal Laren!


The77 issue 2: The Summer Special!

Do you remember as a kid, when the summer stretched out way before you?  Acarefree time when `being back by tea-time` was the only rule and your biggest worry was the newsagent selling out of your favourite comics Summer Special?

Its back!

`The Summer Special` is coming and will be delivered in time to save your summer with 68 pages packed with stories from today`s hottest talent, tomorrow`s stars and the coolest creators from your childhood. 


The77 #3
07/11/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

The third issue of the breakout comic of 2020!! Kickstarted and fully funded in just hours in September, this is another packed issue featuring amazing new creators, and heroes from your youth!


Featuring -

V' part 3:'The Meat Up'. Created by Steve Bull and Ade Hughes ('SF1' in Pat Mills' SpaceWarp)

'The Screaming Hand' - The third instalment by Kek-W (2000AD: Deadworld, Fall of Deadworld) and Conor Boyle (Hook Jaw)

'The Cell' part 2 by Bambos Georgiou (The Real Ghostbusters, ACES weekly) and Andrew Sawyers (debut series)

SGT Shouty of the Moon Force! 'In space everyone can hear him shout'! Created by Lew Stringer (BEANO, Combat Colin, Brickman, Oink!)

'Martian Law' - part 2 'The Monstrous melee at Mikael's Military Merch'. Created by Brendon Wright (The Tinkling Triangles by Steve MacManus)

'Skate Worm' in 'The Frack off !' by Conan, art by Morgan Gleave (Tempered Curse #1 The77) Skate Worm created by Smith&Conan

'Division '77' - part 3. Created by Dave Heeley  (debut series) and Sinclair Elliott (Strontium Dogs - Dogbreath)

'Matilda Atkins and the Amulet Of Destiny'created by Michael Powell (The Last Man The77 #1) and Sarah 'Milmo' Millman (Speed Demons - Rebellion's Tammy & Jinty)

'Gut Crawlers' part 2 Essential workers doing the Galaxy's dirtiest job. Created by Dan Whitehead (Speccy Nation, Hex Loader, Midwinter) and Paul Williams (2000AD: Judge Dredd) Illustrated by Filippo Roncone

'Penny Pentagram': London's grooviest Paranormal detective by David Thomas (WP Comics, Night Hunters, Avatara) and Jon Roydon (The Lost Graveyard)

'Trackless Depths' part 1 Strange things are stirring in the water around a Victorian Clipper. Created by Dave Bedford (Trompela Mort )and Ben Macleod (2000AD)

'GRID' A killer for hire just wants a quiet drink. Created by Dave Heeley (debut) and Neil Sims (Temporal Anarchy, Ghastly United!)

'Forgotten Reality' - Created by Anna Everts (Geek'd Out)and Phil Elliott (Doc Chaos, The Real Ghostbusters, Circus De Niro)

'Undertow' part 2 - Created by Joe and Jeremy Dunn (debut)?

The77 #3 Var A
07/11/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

PAUL WILLIAMS VARIANT


The third issue of the breakout comic of 2020!! Kickstarted and fully funded in just hours in September, this is another packed issue featuring amazing new creators, and heroes from your youth!


Featuring -

V' part 3:'The Meat Up'. Created by Steve Bull and Ade Hughes ('SF1' in Pat Mills' SpaceWarp)

'The Screaming Hand' - The third instalment by Kek-W (2000AD: Deadworld, Fall of Deadworld) and Conor Boyle (Hook Jaw)

'The Cell' part 2 by Bambos Georgiou (The Real Ghostbusters, ACES weekly) and Andrew Sawyers (debut series)

SGT Shouty of the Moon Force! 'In space everyone can hear him shout'! Created by Lew Stringer (BEANO, Combat Colin, Brickman, Oink!)

'Martian Law' - part 2 'The Monstrous melee at Mikael's Military Merch'. Created by Brendon Wright (The Tinkling Triangles by Steve MacManus)

'Skate Worm' in 'The Frack off !' by Conan, art by Morgan Gleave (Tempered Curse #1 The77) Skate Worm created by Smith&Conan

'Division '77' - part 3. Created by Dave Heeley  (debut series) and Sinclair Elliott (Strontium Dogs - Dogbreath)

'Matilda Atkins and the Amulet Of Destiny'created by Michael Powell (The Last Man The77 #1) and Sarah 'Milmo' Millman (Speed Demons - Rebellion's Tammy & Jinty)

'Gut Crawlers' part 2 Essential workers doing the Galaxy's dirtiest job. Created by Dan Whitehead (Speccy Nation, Hex Loader, Midwinter) and Paul Williams (2000AD: Judge Dredd) Illustrated by Filippo Roncone

'Penny Pentagram': London's grooviest Paranormal detective by David Thomas (WP Comics, Night Hunters, Avatara) and Jon Roydon (The Lost Graveyard)

'Trackless Depths' part 1 Strange things are stirring in the water around a Victorian Clipper. Created by Dave Bedford (Trompela Mort )and Ben Macleod (2000AD)

'GRID' A killer for hire just wants a quiet drink. Created by Dave Heeley (debut) and Neil Sims (Temporal Anarchy, Ghastly United!)

'Forgotten Reality' - Created by Anna Everts (Geek'd Out)and Phil Elliott (Doc Chaos, The Real Ghostbusters, Circus De Niro)

'Undertow' part 2 - Created by Joe and Jeremy Dunn (debut)?

The77 #3 Var B
07/11/2020
Published by The77 Publishing
£6.95

Variant cover by NEIL SIMS


The third issue of the breakout comic of 2020!! Kickstarted and fully funded in just hours in September, this is another packed issue featuring amazing new creators, and heroes from your youth!


Featuring -

V` part 3:`The Meat Up`. Created by Steve Bull and Ade Hughes (`SF1` in Pat Mills` SpaceWarp)

`The Screaming Hand` - The third instalment by Kek-W (2000AD: Deadworld, Fall of Deadworld) and Conor Boyle (Hook Jaw)

`The Cell` part 2 by Bambos Georgiou (The Real Ghostbusters, ACES weekly) and Andrew Sawyers (debut series)

SGT Shouty of the Moon Force! `In space everyone can hear him shout`! Created by Lew Stringer (BEANO, Combat Colin, Brickman, Oink!)

`Martian Law` - part 2 `The Monstrous melee at Mikael`s Military Merch`. Created by Brendon Wright (The Tinkling Triangles by Steve MacManus)

`Skate Worm` in `The Frack off !` by Conan, art by Morgan Gleave (Tempered Curse #1 The77) Skate Worm created by Smith&Conan

`Division `77` - part 3. Created by Dave Heeley  (debut series) and Sinclair Elliott (Strontium Dogs - Dogbreath)

`Matilda Atkins and the Amulet Of Destiny`created by Michael Powell (The Last Man The77 #1) and Sarah `Milmo` Millman (Speed Demons - Rebellion`s Tammy & Jinty)

`Gut Crawlers` part 2 Essential workers doing the Galaxy`s dirtiest job. Created by Dan Whitehead (Speccy Nation, Hex Loader, Midwinter) and Paul Williams (2000AD: Judge Dredd) Illustrated by Filippo Roncone

`Penny Pentagram`: London`s grooviest Paranormal detective by David Thomas (WP Comics, Night Hunters, Avatara) and Jon Roydon (The Lost Graveyard)

`Trackless Depths` part 1 Strange things are stirring in the water around a Victorian Clipper. Created by Dave Bedford (Trompela Mort )and Ben Macleod (2000AD)

`GRID` A killer for hire just wants a quiet drink. Created by Dave Heeley (debut) and Neil Sims (Temporal Anarchy, Ghastly United!)

`Forgotten Reality` - Created by Anna Everts (Geek`d Out)and Phil Elliott (Doc Chaos, The Real Ghostbusters, Circus De Niro)

`Undertow` part 2 - Created by Joe and Jeremy Dunn (debut)?

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