(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
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)

Invasion / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Savage

Indexer Notes

An ad for the Red Alert Survival Wallet, and an admonition that "Now's your chance to join the British Revolution and fight the Invaders! ... Look out for more secret data for your Red Alert Wallet soon!"

[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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