(09 April 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

Cover and indicia are finally the same: every Monday.


["The Biogs from planet Zircon are on the rampage..."] (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Massimo Belardinelli
Inks:
Massimo Belardinelli
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare

[Train Story] (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Mills
Pencils:
Sarompas
Inks:
Sarompas
Letters:
John Aldrich

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Field Marshal Zinski; Bill Savage; Peter Silk
Synopsis:
Savage and his resistance group, Mad Dog, suffer losses as betrayal comes from within.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Flesh Book 1 Part 7] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Old One Eye; Earl Reagan; "Claw" Carver; Joe Brontowski
Synopsis:
Old One Eye, blinded by toxic fumes, leaves Carver and Reagan behind as they make the long journey home on foot.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Doctor Who Action Games] (Table of Contents)

Weetabix / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Doctor Who

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for free Doctor Who action games inside Weetabix packs.

[Harlem Heroes Part 7] (Table of Contents)

Harlem Heroes / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Giant; Conrad King; Zack Harper; Slim; Chico Travis
Synopsis:
The Harlem Heroes' game against the Siberian Wolves continues.

[Dan Dare Part 7] (Table of Contents)

Dan Dare / comic story / 4.5 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; Commander Monday
Synopsis:
"The only thing this super-bug is going to eat is... LIVING AXE!"
Reprints:

[Postage Stamp Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.2 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Two ads for stamp collectors: Universal Stamp Co. and The Bridgnorth Stamp Co. Ltd.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nerve Centre / letters page / 0.3 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
After remembering his own encounters with a Biog's living spaceship, Tharg promises the first reader letter next issue.

[Bolivia] (Table of Contents)

M.A.C.H. 1 / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Mills
Pencils:
Enio
Inks:
Enio
Letters:
Bill Nuttall

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Probe; Pepe; Albert Armstrong; Colonel Villarcho
Synopsis:
Probe turns off his hyperpower to convince Colonel Villarcho and his men that he's as "weak as a baby".
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[The Statue of Judgement] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Malcolm Shaw
Pencils:
Mike McMahon
Inks:
Mike McMahon
Letters:
John Aldrich

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Judge Dredd; Ringo (death)
Synopsis:
As The Statue of Judgement is unveiled, a gang roughs up another; Dredd sets the record straight.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Flesh Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
"You've read it! NOW PLAY IT... FLESH. The CARD GAME that can get a little OUT of HAND! Next week get the first 8 Full-Colour Pics!"
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["The Biogs from planet Zircon are on the rampage..."]
    Dan Dare
  2. 1. [Train Story]
    Invasion
  3. 2. [Flesh Book 1 Part 7]
    Flesh
  4. 3. [Doctor Who Action Games]
    Weetabix
  5. 4. [Harlem Heroes Part 7]
    Harlem Heroes
  6. 5. [Dan Dare Part 7]
    Dan Dare
  7. 6. [Postage Stamp Advertisements]
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Nerve Centre
  9. 8. [Bolivia]
    M.A.C.H. 1
  10. 9. [The Statue of Judgement]
    Judge Dredd
  11. 10. [Flesh Advertisement]
    Flesh
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Morbus Iff
  • Mike Nielsen
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