The Comicon Advent Calendar 2022: Day 22 – Have Yourself A Phoenix-y Christmas

by Richard Bruton

Once more with The Comicon Advent Calendar, and we’re getting very very close now… which means some of you might just be getting desperate for last-minute presents. Well, we have The Phoenix as both wonderful Advent delight and answer to those last-minute present problems…

If you didn’t know, The Phoenix Comic is a fabulous weekly kids comic from Britain, a good old-fashioned kids comic – no plastic tat on the cover, packed with comics, activities, and a hell of a lot of fun for everyone. And it’s absolutely stuffed with incredible comic artists such as Adam & Lisa MurphyJamie SmartNeill CameronRobert DeasJess BradleyLaura Ellen AndersonJoe ListJames TurnerJames StayteThe Etherington BrothersDan BoultwoodFaz ChoudryPhilip Pullman (yes, THAT Philip Pullman), Fred FordhamChris RiddellAlexander MatthewsJoe BradyKate AshwinRobin BoydenDave SheltonKate BrownPatrice Aggs, Joe Brady, Andreas Schuster,  and many more.

(Neill Cameron’s Mega Robo Bros)


Every week you’ll be able to explore the silliness of Bunny Vs Monkey, the adventures of Mega Robo Bros, the bizarre and hilarious Squid Bits, and so much more – it’s a perfect weekly treat for the kids in your life – what could be better than giving the gift of comics!

(Jamie Smart’s Bunny Vs Monkey)


You can subscribe to The Phoenix Comic right here – a perfect last-minute gift for any child who loves comics!

If you’re in the UK, it’s £1 for 6 issues then £29.99 for 12 issues after that on direct debit, £64.99 for 26 issues, £119.99 for 52 issues. Or if you’re in the USA, it’s £84.99 for 26 issues and £159.99 for 52 issues.

And for a try before you buy – check out issue #500 of The Phoenix Comic right here.

(Jamie Smart’s Looshkin)
(Neill Cameron’s Donot Boys)
(Gary Northfield & Gary’s Garden)


Dave Shelton’s Malcolm Bewley adventures)

(Jess Bradley’s Squid Bits)



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