It’s all Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves as Pete and Dave revisit issues 97-99 of the 1984 run of Eagle, where Manix faces dodgy reprograming, Danny Pike goes to court, Streetwise returns, a Phantom comes to Crow Street, and the Hand finally closes. All this and more, including the copyright busting Mousecops – Where Eagles Dare…
Join Pete and Dave for a New Year’s Special – New Year’s 1984!
This time we look at issues 94 to 96 of the 80’s run of IPCs Eagle comic, where we start a new Dan Dare adventure, Doomlord brings down the house, Manix gets a facelift, and Walk or Die crawls to a harrowing conclusion.
All this and more, Where Eagles Dare!
In a desperate attempt to actually get a Christmas special out while it was still Christmas somewhere in the world, Pete and Dave delve into the nightmare world of IPC’s 1984 Scream issues 5-8, and explore a recursive comics morgue with guest, friend of the pod Morgan Davie.
Eagle news and familiar faces to the Max! In this mini episode Where Eagles Dare catches up with the not-so recent Eagle-adjacent news of late 2019, including: B7 Media’s Dan Dare audio play crowdfunder, plus Great War Dundee,The Vigilant Legacy and The Thirteenth Floor: Home Sweet Home all reviewed!
Join Pete and Dave and special guest Richard Sheaf of The Boys Adventure Comic Blog, as we look at the 1984 Eagle Annual – a tome with more fun in its stocking than Joe Soap’s dodgy carrier bag! On the way we visit the wonderful world of original Dan Dare art and space profiteroles, as well as the less wonderful world of Sergeant Streetwise plotting. (Please gov’ can we have some more!) And a merry Christmas to all you at home.
Where Eagles Dare reaches the end of 1983 and its second annual Ernies, looking back at the new Eagle comic! Photostories came to an end, and a new-look comic was hatched. Which story flew? Which creators had the sharpest talons? Join us in this look beak- er, back at the year that changed new eagle. Forever!
Join Pete and Dave for Christmas 1983! Where Doomlord, the Hand and Crow Street get festive, Dan Dare gets biblical, Walk or Die gets a B-plot reboot, and Manix gets as toasty as chestnuts on an open fire…
…all this and more Where Eagles Dare.
Join Pete and Dave for a somewhat chaotic episode, where we meet Dan Dare’s little friend’s little friend, Hitler comes a cropper, The Hand gets silly(er), and there’s one hell of a french test in Walk or Die.