The Wizard (DC Thomson)

The Wizard was launched as a weekly British story paper on 22 September 1922, published by D. C. Thomson & Co. It was merged with The Rover in September 1963, becoming Rover and Wizard. The last issue of the original Wizard was number 1,970; Rover and Wizard continued until the Wizard name was dropped — becoming The Rover in August 1969.

The Wizard
Publication information
PublisherD. C. Thomson & Co.
Publication date22 September 1922 – 16 November 1963
14 February 1970 – 10 June 1978
No. of issues1,970

The Wizard was relaunched as a comic book on 14 February 1970, and continued until 10 June 1978.[1]

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  1. ^ The Wizard, British Comics, retrieved 5 July 2010