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X-Band: Phantom Podcast #208 - New Years Resolution - Read Some Back Issues

To wrap up our festive season we have created a New Years Resolution that we all can get around and ensure we follow through. Forget eating healthy, saving your money or doing more exercise - let us all take some time out and read a Phantom back issue.

Mikael Lyck, Duncan Munro and Ankit Mitra join regulars Jermayn Parker, Dan Fraser and Stephen East in reviewing (one or two) stories that are worth digging out and having a re read. Some of the stories have been reprinted regularly and within the last 5 years but many have been out of print for 10 or 20 years.

The stories we have reviewed are:

  • "The Hanta Witch" by Lee Falk and Sy Barry

    • Frew #1746 (2016)

    • Fantomen 22-23/2021

    • Fantasma #282 (1979)

    • Diamond Comics #73

  • "The Founding of the Jungle Patrol" by Lee Falk and Sy Barry

    • Frew #1653 (2013)

    • Fantomen 13/2021

    • Fantasma #284 (1979)

    • Diamond Comics #73

  • "The Ghost Pirates" by Norman Worker and Jaime Vallvé

    • Frew #765 (1983)

    • Fantomen 1/2020

    • Fantasma #367 (1986)

  • "The Devil's Brotherhood, Part 1-3" by Idi Kharelli and Hans Lindahl

    • Frew #867A (1986)

    • Fantomen Krönika 2/2002

    • L'Uomo Mascherato #4 (2009)

  • "The Avenger" by Janne Lundström and Jaime Vallvé

    • Frew #883 (1987)

    • Fantomen Krönika Band 1 (1999)

  • "Red as Blood - White as Snow" by Lennart Moberg, Felmang, and Germano Ferri

    • Frew #1607 (2011)

    • Fantomen 22/1992

  • "The Phantom vs Singh 2050" by Claes Reimerthi and Hans Lindahl

    • Frew #1276 (2000)

    • Fantomen 21/2000

  • "Guns, Part 1-2" by Mark Verheiden and Luke McDonnell

    • DC #1 & #2 (1989)

    • Hermes The Complete Series: The Complete DC Comics Volume One (2021)

    • Fantasma #1-#2 (1989)

What did you think of the stories? Have you read all of them? If you have another story you think phans and us should read, add a photo in the comments section or on social media. You can email us at or chat with us via our social media profiles with your feedback at Facebook, Twitter and or Instagram.

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