UPDATED: David Nightingale RIP
It is with great sadness that we report that David Nightingale, one of Fanderson’s founding members and biggest personalities, has died. David created Supermarionation Is Go! magazine in 1981 and it was to be the bedrock of the club when Gerry Anderson worked with fans to create Fanderson. The quality of SiG was exemplary for […]
30% off in Network’s To Santa promotion
Four Feather Falls, Terrahawks volumes 1, 2 and 3 and Dick Spanner DVDs are all available with 30% off in Network’s To Santa promotion. Also included, and of interest to Supermarionation fans, is The Adventures Of Rupert Bear complete series DVD. This is the series Mary Turner and John read made for ITC once the Century […]
You’ve Never Seen These, 25th November
Network has announced another Anderson-themed night of programmes on their streaming service. The trailer for the free You’ve Never Seen These event on 25th November gives little away of the content other than promising “four complete early Gerry Anderson programmes”. The trailer is full of clips from Supercar and Fireball XL5 (both released by […]
PRE-ORDER: Space:1999 Super Space Theater Blu-rays!
Network have announced a superb new Super Space Theater Blu-ray Disc boxset! In the late-70s/early-80s ITC (capitalising on the success of Star Wars) edited episodes of several Gerry and Sylvia Anderson productions to create what would ultimately become thirteen full-length movies for cable and home video under the banner Super Space Theater. The four made from episodes of […]
FAB: Incoming on runway 99!
Have there really been 99 issues of FAB magazine? Yep, we’ve popped FAB 99 in the post today! In this issue: Inspecting Morse – Ian Fryer’s examination of Barry Morse’s seven decade career Love it? Hate it? Chris Drake is affected by the lambda variant as he takes a look at Space:1999 The Lambda Factor […]
UPDATED: Puppets for auction on 17th November
Two puppets created by Century 21 sculptor Terry Curtis will be up for auction at Bonhams’ Film, Rock and Pop sale on 17th November. Lot 76 is Zero X Captain Paul Travers from the Thunderbirds Are Go feature film Lot 77 is Captain Blue from Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons From the collection of Terry […]
Sixteen12 KitBrix Eagle Transporter cancelled
UPDATE: Sixteen12 have confirmed that due to poor pre-orders as of 25th November 2021, this line has been cancelled and will not go into production. Premium die-cast model makers Sixteen12 have announced the first in their new line of KitBrix construction sets. This highly detailed brick construction system enables you to create vehicles and playsets […]
NEW: ITC Entertained The World magazine
Jaz Wiseman (former consultant on Carlton’s ITC releases and now host of the excellent ITC Entertained The World podcast) is launching ITC Entertained The World – the magazine. Issue 1 features articles on Gideon’s Way, Danger Man, The Saint, ITC in high definition, ITC’s move from black and white to colour productions and an archive interview […]
Captain Scarlet LP now available to pre-order
Hot on the heels of their limited edition Captain Scarlet 7″ single, Silva Screen’s next Anderson soundtrack album is Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons. As with their other recent Anderson releases, Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons has been produced for Silva Screen by the Fanderson team of Mike Jones on design with Tim Mallett on mastering, […]
Up to 50% off in Network’s Bonkers! sale
Network is running another Bonkers! sale, with up to 50% off 200 DVD and Blu-ray Disc titles. Not much for Anderson fans this time round, though – just the colourised Fireball XL5 (30% off) and Complete New Captain Scarlet (45% off). Network’s Bonkers! sale runs until 16:00 (UK) on Friday 29th October 2021.