(12 March 1977)

IPC, 1977 Series
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Price:
0.08 GBP
Pages:
32
Indicia frequency:
every Monday
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
IPC Magazines Ltd.
Editing:
Pat Mills [as Tharg the Mighty]
Color:
Color cover; Mostly black and white interior
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

indicia says "published every Monday." Cover says "in orbit every Saturday."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Earl Reagan; Joe Brontowski

[The Resistance Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Finley-Day
Pencils:
Jesus Blasco
Inks:
Jesus Blasco
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Simon Creepton; Bill Savage; Peter Silk; Brigadier Bentley Pearson
Synopsis:
The mysterious stranger offers Bill Savage a position in the British Resistance. Savage has different ideas.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Secret Red Alert Survival Wallet] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Invasion / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Flesh Book 1 Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Armstrong
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Letters:
Bill Nuttall

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Joe Brontowski; Earl Reagan; Old One Eye
Synopsis:
Reagan saves Joe from the clutches of a female tyrannosaur, "more vicious than any male." Careful, Reagan! "Old One Eye would be avenged!"
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Harlem Heroes Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Harlem Heroes / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Tully
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Letters:
Dave Gibbons

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Giant; Slim; Hairy; Conrad King; Zack Harper
Synopsis:
In their first match after the deadly crash that killed most of the original Harlem Heroes, Zack overestimates his abilities during professional aeroball play.
Reprints:

[Dan Dare Part 3] (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell
Pencils:
Massimo Belardinelli
Inks:
Massimo Belardinelli
Colors:
? (pages 1 and 2 only)
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Guard Eleven; Commander Monday; Dr. Ziggy Rodann
Synopsis:
The alien from Jupiter's red spot is immobilized, and one of the Odyssey's staff doctors exclaims they're "dealing with a creature not of ordinary flesh and blood". Monday and Dare descend to Jupiter to find out more.

Nerve Centre (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? [as Tharg the Mighty]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Sub-Editor Mark IV (death)

Indexer Notes

No letters yet; instead we witness the disintegration of Sub-Editor Mark IV due to his misspelling of two words.

[Battleship] (Table of Contents)

M.A.C.H. 1 / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Nick Allen
Pencils:
Massimo Belardinelli
Inks:
Massimo Belardinelli
Letters:
Tony Jacob

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Probe; Sharpe
Synopsis:
"A mysterious explosion sends a secret NATO mini-battleship to a watery grave" and it's up to John Probe to determine if a nearby eastern fishing trawler is secretly attempting a recovery mission.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[The New You] (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell
Pencils:
Mike McMahon
Inks:
Mike McMahon
Letters:
John Aldrich

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Judge Dredd; 'Scarface' Joe Levine
Synopsis:
Lawbreaker Scarface gets a new face at a face-changing parlor, but is still apprehended by Judge Dredd when his voice print identifies him in ways his new face cannot.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Mega-City One] (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carlos Ezquerra
Inks:
Carlos Ezquerra
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
"By 2099, the great eastern cities of America had swollen into a vast Mega-City -- stretching from Montreal in the north to Georgia in the south. A teeming mass of 100,000,000 people - that was Mega-City 1!"

Indexer Notes

The indexed title is from the 2000 AD website, but the title of the printed futuregraph is "Mega-City 1" (not "One").

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Flesh
  2. 1. [The Resistance Part 3]
    Invasion
  3. 2. [Secret Red Alert Survival Wallet]
    Invasion
  4. 3. [Flesh Book 1 Part 3]
    Flesh
  5. 4. [Harlem Heroes Part 3]
    Harlem Heroes
  6. 5. [Dan Dare Part 3]
    Dan Dare
  7. 6. Nerve Centre
  8. 7. [Battleship]
    M.A.C.H. 1
  9. 8. [The New You]
    Judge Dredd
  10. 9. [Mega-City One]
    Judge Dredd
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