What's New

General bug fixes, performance and memory improvements

(If updating from v4.9.86 or lower:

New iPhone Layout

Fix for issue download problem on iOS9)

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App Description

Collecting Bears and Dolls magazine is for new and serious collectors and anyone requiring knowledge about the wonderful world of collecting bears and dolls. We discuss the latest trends with up to date relevant articles. It will keep you abreast of this exciting and new emerging investment collectable field with articles from writer's who know about collecting. Including information straight from the auctioneers who in 2012 have sold dolls up to $26,400 and bears to $6,000 it is a very serious business but such a joy to get involved in. You have access to our sensational valuation and identification section in "What's it Worth". Exclusive "Puzzleword" and "Collector Search" competitions are fun and have great prizes. The serious collector needs current analysis of antique, vintage and modern dolls and bears. We take you inside the exclusive world of bear and doll collecting with articles from writers who know about the profit and pleasure of your collecting world.
This is a free app download with paid content within. The current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased within the app.

Subscriptions are also available within the application. When a recurring subscription is purchased the latest issue will become available to download immediately.

Available subscriptions are:

3 back issue bundle: £3.99/US$5.99/AUD$7.49
12 months: £3.99/US$ 5.99/AUD$ 7.49 (3 issues)

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please click the settings cog, then click Settings then Refresh app data. If this also fails to work please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]
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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • February 01, 2013 Initial release
  • December 20, 2013 New version 4.9.37
  • October 05, 2014 New version 4.9.59
  • July 04, 2016 New version 4.9.94