To celebrate the imminent release of Dan Dare: The 2000 AD Vol. 1 we talk to Pat Mills and Dave Gibbons about 2000 AD‘s reboot of this venerable British character, which began in the first Prog in 1977!

Pat discusses the battles getting the strip right and Massimo Bellardineli’s staggering artwork, while Dave reveals how his childhood love for Dare filtered into his work on the series!

The 2000 AD Thrill-Cast is the award-winning podcast that takes you behind-the-scenes at the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic! As well as interviewing top creators and famous fans, publicity droid Molch-R brings you announcements, competitions, and much more!

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