Staff Recommendations: Queen – News of the World – Comic Con Edition

Our team at are incredibly passionate about the products that we sell, and we want to give you some of our personal recommendations from the rarities we currently have in stock. Jean-Paul, a member of our stock addition team and avid Queen fan, has picked out an incredibly rare pressing of their 1977 album, News of the World.

Queen News Of The World - Comic Con Edition + Marvel Print vinyl LP album (LP record) UK QUELPNE691967

This edition was only available from the 2017 MCM Comic con in London on the 28th October. It has the original artwork on the front with an alternative version on the reverse by Marvel comics artist Mike del Mundo, featuring characters from the X-Men comic books with a Sentinel replacing ‘Frank’ the robot, Wolverine and Kitty Pryde in the hand and Colossus falling. This rare variant is limited to just 220 copies.

Queen News Of The World - Comic Con Edition + Marvel Print vinyl LP album (LP record) UK QUELPNE691967

“I Loved the original artwork, but this edition with the limited X-Men print gives a different spin to the classic artwork by Frank Kelly Freas. Based on the classic Marvel story called Days Of Future Past,

It deals with a dystopian future where mutants are incarcerated in internment camps. An adult Kate Pryde transfers her mind into her younger self, the present-day Kitty Pryde, who brings the X-Men to prevent a fatal moment in history that triggers anti-mutant hysteria.

Sentinels (giant robots as pictured here) are used to hunt the mutants. It is one of the biggest stories for the X-Men and had a version made into a movie, although a lot was changed to make it more audience friendly.”

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