Review: James Bond: 007 (2024) #2 from Dynamite

April 30th, 2024 by

Javier E Trujillo reviews the second issue of Dynamite’s 2024 volume of James Bond:007! Will it be more violent than the first?

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Mission Report: Goldeneye – the return

April 26th, 2024 by

Darryl Marsch reports on his second visit to Goldeneye Resort, from where he recently returned. Crescent moonlight reflected milkily off of my companion as she swam.  By day, the lagoon at Goldeneye sparkled like an aquamarine, but at midnight, its waters only faintly glinted like a shiny, black onyx.  My companion jackknifed her body under […]

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A Spy Like Me is out now

April 25th, 2024 by

Kim Sherwood’s latest sees MI6’s elite unravel terror in Bond’s absence. Kim Sherwood’s second book in the Double O trilogy, A Spy Like Me, was released today in the UK, following its US debut on the 23rd April. This novel continues Sherwood’s expansion of the James Bond universe, exploring new narratives within the spy genre. […]

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Champagne and Benzedrine: amphetamine use in the James Bond books

April 9th, 2024 by

While 007’s heavy drinking and smoking made the transition to the silver screen, so far his occasional amphetamine use has not. In Daniel Craig’s debut as 007 Le Chiffre sometimes draws a breath from a metal inhaler. Apart from the material from which it is made, the design of the inhaler in Casino Royale precisely […]

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Ian Fleming Publications marks 65th anniversary of Goldfinger with Penfold collaboration

March 25th, 2024 by

Collaboration celebrates Goldfinger’s literary and golfing heritage. Ian Fleming Publications has announced a partnership with Penfold, the British golfing brand, to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the publication of Goldfinger. The collaboration highlights Fleming’s fondness for golf, which is evident in several of his James Bond novels, including Goldfinger where the game plays a pivotal […]

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James Bond Lifestyle pioneer Paul Kyriazi has died

March 20th, 2024 by

News recently emerged of the death of the man who popularised the idea of the James Bond Lifestyle. Last week I received an email from a newsletter subscriber telling me of the passing last year of Paul Kyriazi, known best by Bond fans for his James Bond Lifestyle books and audio seminars. It appears to […]

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Review: James Bond: 007 (2024) #1 from Dynamite

March 19th, 2024 by

Javier E Trujillo reviews the first issue of Dynamite’s 2024 volume of James Bond: 007, with a new creative team and celebrating ten years of publishing Bond comics!

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A new era of 007 audio adventures unveiled

March 18th, 2024 by

Ian Fleming’s iconic tales revived with star-studded narrations for modern listeners. Ian Fleming Publications, in partnership with HarperCollins US, is to release audio editions of all Fleming’s iconic 007 novels and his two non-fiction works. This venture aims to introduce Bond’s thrilling adventures to a broader audience through captivating narrations by a stellar cast. The […]

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Join the ultimate James Bond adventure: Mission: Double-O Siete in Mexico City this October

March 15th, 2024 by

SPECTRE and Licence to Kill will come alive off-screen in an unparalleled fan experience. Mission: Double-O Siete promises a thrilling itinerary of tours through iconic Bond film and book locations, immersive local shopping and attractions, and an unforgettable participation in the annual Day of the Dead Parade from the heart of Zocalo Plaza. The event is […]

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007 Science exhibition opens in Chicago

March 11th, 2024 by

Bond fans in Chicago get to glimpse into Bond’s world of gadgets and vehicles. The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) in Chicago is inviting James Bond fans and science enthusiasts alike to delve into the fascinating world of 007’s science and technology. The groundbreaking exhibition, titled 007 Science: Inventing the World of James Bond, […]

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