Sunday, 26 October 2014

British Comics in India (Tamil) 1: Spell Binder

 

Hi,

This is my 1st post & i intend to continue and introduce all the British Comics Characters who have appeared in Tamil Language.

For those who came in late, Tamil is a Regional Language spoken in South India.

1. Spell Binder

This was a One shot story (Which appeared in Colour in UK in a Special). Forgive my Short memory.

This story came without any advertisement or mentioning about the introduction. Basically a filler story to back up the main / title story.

Publisher: Prakash Publishers, Sivakasi, Tamil Nadu, South India.

Imprint: Muthu Comics

Issue Number: 207

Issue Dated: Sept 1992

Book Title: Guerilla Vettai (Johnny Hazard re christened as Wing Commander George) Title can be translated as Guerilla Hunt

Muthu Comics No 207 Sept 1992 Guerilla Vettai Spell Binder As Super Thatha Cover

Spell Binder Story Title: Super Thatha (Loosely translated as Super Grandfather).

Muthu Comics No 207 Sept 1992 Guerilla Vettai Spell Binder As Super Thatha 1st Page

Synopsis: When a Gang of Bank robbers enter into the Turville Hall, Tom has to make sure that the robbers are put back into the prison. Of course, he gets the help from his Grand father, Sylvester Turville, also known as The Spellbinder.