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Andersonic Issue Eighteen

4.03

A superb 40-page A5-size fanzine from Richard Farrell and Vincent Law in black and white but now sporting colour covers ! Articles include:

David Elliott interview - a new interview with APF's editor and director in which he discusses his work on the APF series.

Alan Perry interview - Alan talks of his time working at APF/Century 21 on series such as Stingray and Thunderbirds and directing Captain Scarlet and the live-action UFO, working with puppets, actors and chihuahuas.

Thunderbirds - Is it Invisible TV? A look at why the Andersons' series are often overlooked by the more academic articles about television.

UFO/ Computer Affair - Someone's in lurve but Ed Straker needs a computer to see it. We look at an underrated episode…

Joe 90/ Most Special Agent - two writers discuss this series opener. One of them likes it… the other one's not so sure.

How do you watch your fave series? - Our writers reveal their little rituals when watching a bit of Anderson telly.

Strip Story - we look at an individual comic strip to see what makes it tick. This issue - Countdown's Stingray story 'Model Mission' drawn by Brian Lewis.

plus Alpha Log reports, 2014's event reviews and The Overseers of Psychon. New art by Nigel Parkinson and cover image by Martin Bower.

Not so much a technical tome, more a personal critique of each subject matter written in a highly entertaining (and humourous) style. Recommended !
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Andersonic Issue Nineteen

4.03

A superb 40-page A5-size fanzine from Richard Farrell and Vincent Law in black and white but now sporting colour covers ! Articles include:

New interviews with Mary Turner (sculptor of Lady Penelope, Captain Scarlet and countless other characters) and Ken Holt (production supervisor on UFO). The issue also features a look at David Weir's first draft of 'The Black Sun' which has some interesting differences with the finished episode, a review of UFO's 'The Cat With Ten Lives', Thunderbirds at 50, Reviews of recent DVD/blu-ray releases and a look at another TV21 comic strip. What links a bi-plane, green paint and a very unfortunate ram? Find out in this issue!

Not so much a technical tome, more a personal critique of each subject matter written in a highly entertaining (and humourous) style. Recommended !
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Andersonic Issue Seventeen

3.44

A superb 40-page A5-size fanzine from Richard Farrell and Vincent Law in black and white but now sporting colour covers ! Articles include:

Interviews with Sylvia Anderson and Alan Shubrook

Space: 1999 'Siren Planet' script

Desperate Intruder

The Long Sleep

Home Taping: 1999

DVD Reviews and more!

Not so much a technical tome, more a personal critique of each subject matter written in a highly entertaining (and humourous) style. Recommended !
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Andersonic Issue Sixteen

3.44

A superb 40-page A5-size fanzine from Richard Farrell and Vincent Law in black and white but now sporting colour covers ! Articles include:

Interviews with Tony Stacey and Gerry Haylock

'The Exiles' script

Stingray Specification guide

The essence of Space: 1999

War Games, Conflict

and loads of other stuff

Not so much a technical tome, more a personal critique of each subject matter written in a highly entertaining (and humourous) style. Recommended !
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Issue 89

4.54

36 pages featuring an illustrated comic strip story, character data, puzzles and a Graham Bleathman cutaway of Crablogger. Includes "30 Minutes After Noon" photo story featuring full colour frame grabs. Comes complete with a cover-mounted Sparkly Zapper (a pistol toy that emits sparks !)
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MPC "The Alien" moon buggy

28.74

This fun moon buggy, known as "The Alien", features tons of detailed parts such as weapons, antennae and suspension. It features the retro future styling of the 70's including bucket seats. The car includes an in scale figure in an accurate Space:1999 space suit. The kit also includes a vacuform base featuring moon surface detail. All new updated decals are included. Having said all that it has to be said, in truth, this actual design did not feature on-screen in the TV series

Scale: 1/25

Skill Level: 2 (ages 10 and up)

Glue assembly, paint required

Molded in light gray, clear and chrome

Detailed parts

New decals

Vacuform base included
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Established in the UK since 1986 and online for 15 years

Welcome To Star Trader ! Welcome To Star Trader !
Star Trader is one of the United Kingdom's longest-established online resources for cult television memorabilia [especially from Gerry Anderson's legendary productions], movies, comics and other collectibles.

Please take a look at our range of merchandise and possibilities in the sidebar to the left in order to get an idea of what we have to offer !

Contact Details...

332, Lytham Road, South Shore, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1DW, United Kingdom

Email: mail@startrader.co.uk

Telephone: UK - 01253 348321 Overseas - 44-1253-348321

FAX: 01253 407813 Overseas - 44-1253-40781
Welcome To Thunderbooks ! Welcome To Thunderbooks !
If ever you come to the seaside resort of Blackpool, Lancashire, why not call at our retail shop - Thunderbooks at 332, Lytham Road, FY4 1DW. At the moment we are open from 10am - 5.30pm on Wednesdays,Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. We are open selected Sundays during the summer season - please telephone beforehand to enquire on 01253 348321.

We have weekly deliveries of import American comics, thousands of back issues, plus toys, construction kits, books, magazines, videos and DVDs.
Fleetway 1990s comics available once more Fleetway 1990s comics available once more
Fleetway in the UK following the BBC Thunderbirds[ revival produced a series of very popular weekly and monthly comics. As well as superb new stories and artwork many featured reprint material from the classic TV21. This is what we have got..

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Exciting new Thunderbirds stories from the USA Exciting new Thunderbirds stories from the USA
Limited availabilty now for the American Thunderbirds novels. We have stock of them all just right now....

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Latest Latest "Andersonic" available
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Irwin Allen comes to Star Trader ! Irwin Allen comes to Star Trader !
We have some great DVD box sets at super prices for the 1960s TV series produced by Irwin Allen...Voyage to the Land of the Lost Time Tunnel Click here or the image for details and ordering
"Space: 1999" graphic novel is here !
Just arrived from the USA is the stunning new graphic novel based on Space: 1999 ! Click here or the image for details and ordering
Fifth Fifth "TV21" graphic novel published
The fifth of Chris Bentley's stunning "TV21" graphic novels [in hardback only for now] is currently available entitled "Menace From Space"".Click here or the image for details and ordering

Star Trader - One of the UK's longest-established online resources for Gerry Anderson, cult tv and movie memorabilia

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Issue 19

1.50

32 pages featuring an eight page "photo-novel" of the "Desperate Intruder" TV episode in full colour plus an illustrated comic strip story, character data, puzzles and Graham Bleathman's Hood Submarine cutaway. Front cover Thunderbird One and Two note pad included
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F.A.B. Cross-Sections 1993

9.99

Ravette Book's 36-Page original Graham Bleathman softback collection of his marvellous artwork cutaways to Tracy Island, Thunderbirds 1 - 5, FABs 1 and 2, Pod vehicles etc. Long out of print...a warehouse find sees us with just one copy available !!!!
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