TV Tornado

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TV Tornado was a British weekly tabloid comic book.

History

88 issues of TV Tornado were published in total, with "The Phantom" appearing alongside many other comics in only a few pages in each issue except for only one issue, #36 which did not feature the Phantom at all. Each part of the Phantom stories had subtitle Several of the other comics were based on TV characters. "The Phantom" was on the cover of many issues, but usually with other characters in collage. The Phantom also appeared in two annual issues.

Covers

Regular series

The Phantom has appeared on the covers of the following issues of TV Tornado:

Annuals

The Phantom has appeared on the covers of the following issues of TV Tornado Annual:

Published stories

Regular series

Issues Title Writer Artist Comments
18
"Treasure of the Skull Cave" Falk Barry
917
"The Astronaut and the Pirates" Falk Barry
1826 "The Veiled Lady" Falk Barry
2735 "The Giant Bird of Gandor" Falk Barry
3746 "Old Baldy" Falk Barry
4756 "The Founding of the Jungle Patrol" Falk Barry
5761 "Mystery of Wamba Falls Inn" Falk Barry
6267 "The Lions of Kukhan" Falk Barry
6878 "Rex King" Falk Barry
7983 "The Golden Sands of Keela-Wee" Falk Barry
8488 "The Super-Jet Gang" Falk Barry

Annuals

Issues Title Writer Artist Comments
1968
"The Great Web of Spidera" Falk Barry heavily edited
1969
"The Limper" Falk McCoy,
Infantino,
and Lignante
heavily edited

Issue overview

Regular series

1967
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51
1968 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88  

Annuals

1968 1969 1970 1971

Articles

  • In TV Tornado #6, #7, and #8 three short articles about the Phantom were published, his education in the USA and about Diana, titled "Who's who in TV Tornado". In the first article the current Phantom is considered to be the 16th.