When a distress call summons the crew of the Anastasia to the burning wilderness of Mercury, they are reunited with their old ally, Sondar. He tells them of the beleaguered Mercurians who are held in thrall to a cruel new taskmaster – the Mekon! The exiled Mekon is rallying his forces, plotting a desperate revenge against his former homeworld of Venus and his hated enemy, Colonel Dan Dare!
Dan Dare: A Brief History
Produced to celebrate the launch of the new #audioadventures from B7 Media, this mini-documentary takes a detailed look at one of Britain’s most celebrated comic book creations, Dan Dare. From his first adventures in the Eagle, through reboots and reimagining, to adventures on television and radio, Dan Dare has adapted to his times, but always captivated audiences young and old.
Narrated by Geoffrey McGivern
Produced by Andrew Mark Sewell
Directed by Daniel Fox for Chat Noir Productions Ltd.
For more information on the #DanDare audio adventures visit: www.dandareaudio.com
Audio movies. Are we living in a more audio world? Is audio the way ahead to pioneer new ways of storytelling? The cast and crew of the Dan Dare Audio Adventures discuss the benefits and challenges of creating audio dramas. www.DanDareAudio.com
Were You Aware of Dan Dare?
The cast and crew of B7 Media’s Dan Dare audio dramas reflect on their personal connection with the UK’s most famous space hero.
Is the Mekon Misunderstood
Produced to celebrate the launch of the new #audio adventures from B7 Media, “Is the Mekon Misunderstood?” takes a fun look at Dan Dare’s arch nemesis, The Mekon.