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welcome THE TEAM! to THE PHOENIX!

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hello readers! this free sample issue will give you a taste of all the amazing story strips you can find in every issue of the phoenix!

BUT WHAT IS THE PHOENIX?

The Phoenix is a weekly comic STUFFED with stories, puzzles and competitions made JUST FOR YOU! And you won’t find ads ANYWHERE!

So, start the ADVENTURE right here! And get your first taste of what to expect EVERY WEEK!

TABS!

CHOPS!

(the editor)

(second-incommand)

check out the next page to meet some of the stars of the phoenix’s amazing story comics! are you ready?


THIS free SAMPLE is packed with super stories!

here are some of the stars you’LL meet:

an astroarchaeologist!

crazy critters!

treasure hunters!

a brave explorer!

dinosaur

riders!

DEAD famous

space idiots!

guests!

woodland

nemeses!

SO, read on for‌ prowling pirates, monkey madness,

awesome adventures, and super space silliness!


introducing: THE PIRATES OF PANGAEA

SO WHAT’s THE story? Sophie has been sent south by boat – to stay with her uncle in a strange new land. Pangaea: a continent lost in time, where dinosaurs still roam the vast plains, and the hills and

mountains hide troves of glittering treasure… But where there is sea there are always pirates. And where the treasures are great come the most cut-throat pirates of all…

meet… Sophie and Kelsey, the heroes! Brave and daring, they’re always ready for adventure.

now get reading!


introducing:

STAR CAT SO WHAT’s THE story? Join the intrepid crew of the Star Cat as they boldly blunder into every possible comic misadventure on this side of the event horizon – and beyond! Featuring stupid aliens, robochickens, and intergalactic ice-cream!

meet… Captain Spaceington: Captain of The Star Cat and intrepid leader of her crew. Science Officer Plixx: A green, quivering mass of jelly and high spirits. Robot One: A super-advanced cuboid of state-ofthe-art circuitry and steely machine logic. The Pilot: A rare feline creature of unknown origin. The Star Cat: The trusty ship in which our crew travel.

now get reading!


introducing:

CORPSE TALK SO WHAT’s THE story? Our intrepid interviewer Adam chats with kings, explorers, heroes of science, musicians – he gets all the DEAD FAMOUS to spill the beans on some of the most INCREDIBLE, ASTONISHING, GRIZZLY, GRIMY AND COOL bits of our world’s history!

it’s FASCINATING NON-FICTION! we’ve interviewed dead famous people liKe…

the viking family ericson

now get reading!


introducing: BUNNY VS MONKEY SO WHAT’s THE story? The British Space Agency tried to send a monkey into space, but Monkey’s spaceship crash-lands in a peaceful forest. Monkey decides this is a new world and claims it for his own. And his first decree is that all other animals should be banished!

meet…

Force for good and guardian of the woods!

and the rest…

Bunny’s nemesis. Simian megalomaniac.

A simple creature. Likes eating jelly.

Super chef with a heart of gold!

Evil genius inventor and mischief-maker!

now get reading!


introducing: gary’s garden SO WHAT’s THE story? What goes on at the bottom of your garden? Well, in Gary’s garden the spiders are conducting orchestras, the worms think they’re caterpillars, the caterpillars think they’re acrobats, the birds are burgling the biscuits and the squirrel’s lost his nuts!

meet… Gary: The oblivious owner of the garden. And a whole host of the silliest creatures you’ll ever meet…

now get reading!


introducing: troy trailblazer

SO WHAT’s THE story?

meet…

Astro-archaeologist Troy Trailblazer searches the stars for the most valuable artefacts in the galaxy… It’s a business fraught with deadly traps and strange alien beasties. Sci-fi thrills and starbound spills in every adventure-packed episode!

Troy Trailblazer: The hero of the story and a fearless adventurer. Barrus: A cat of few meows, Barrus makes sure Troy stays in one piece. Blip: A class two utility droid.

Jessica Jetrider: From the planet Barabous, Jess is an awesome fighter, but Troy’s never sure if she’s on their side or not…

now get reading!


introducing: COGG & SPROKIT SO WHAT’s THE story? Adventurers extraordinaire and professional loot hunters. This unlikely duo of boy and hippo are never short on life-threatening peril. From ancient temples filled with hordes of the undead to the skull-laden lairs of fierce wolfbandits – there’s no destination too terrifying to trawl for treasure. Well, not in Sprokit’s opinion anyway.

now get reading!


introducing:

ART monkey SO WHAT’s THE story? Art Monkey will show you how to create awesome comics of your own! Have a go at one of his Monkey Masterclasses and send your drawings and comics to artmonkey@ thephoenixcomic.co.uk. You might see your artwork in a future issue of The Phoenix!

meet… Art Monkey: Loves to see the art you make! Send it in! Professor Panels: Full of know-how about making awesome comics of your own. Neill Cameron: Awesome art assistant and Art Monkey’s trusty translator.

now get DRAWing!


FANFARE! your letters, your art, your comic!

We love it when Phoenix fans send us their awesome art! Here’s a fantasti c picture by one of our readers, inspired by an episode of Star Cat!

by

miila dietz

So grab a pencil and start drawing! Send us your art and you might see it in The Phoenix!


introducing:

VON DOOGAN SO WHAT’s THE story? Dare you attempt the hardest, most dangerous puzzles in comics? Join the brave explorer Von Doogan on his latest adventure. Solve the puzzles and mysteries that stand in his path and help him on his way. Quick wits and a courageous spirit are essential!

WIN! Solve the puzzles and email us your answers, and you might win a Certificate of Adventuring Awesomeness, signed by Doogan himself!

now get reading!


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