(23 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

["Goodbye, Giant! The Mad Avenger Has You..."] (Table of Contents)

Harlem Heroes / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Gibbons
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Artie Gruber; Giant

[Ships] (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Finley-Day
Pencils:
Carlos Pino
Inks:
Carlos Pino
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Savage; Peter Silk; Commander Geoff Craig (death)
Synopsis:
Silk's plan to blow up the Volga fails, but Savage comes to the rescue with a fiery Plan B.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Flesh Book 1 Part 9] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Studio Giolitti
Pencils:
Boix
Inks:
Boix
Letters:
S. Richardson

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Orville Wainwright (death); Mr. Wainwright; Mrs. Wainright; Slick Parsons; Hank; Joe Brontowski; "Claw" Carver; Earl Reagan; Old One Eye; Tharg the Mighty (cameo)
Synopsis:
The Dino-Express, a "time holiday" shuttle, attracts a herd of tyrannosaurs, including Old One Eye, with its Tyranno Horn.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Harlem Heroes Part 9] (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:
Artie Gruber; Conrad King; Ulysses Cord; Giant; Slim; Hairy; Zack Harper; Cyrus Teegarten
Synopsis:
As the Harlem Heroes begin their game against the Montezuma Mashers, Artie Gruber aims his flamer-gun, right at Giant!

[Dan Dare Part 9] (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; Peter Knight

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Commander Monday; Mr. Milton; Dr. Ziggy Rodann
Synopsis:
Dare tricks the alien ship's mind and escapes in the Odyssey, only to land in the middle of the biggest battle man has ever fought.
Reprints:

The Dynamic Duo Team Up With Corgi's Dynamic Trio! (Table of Contents)

Corgi / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Langford (signed)
Inks:
Frank Langford (signed)
Letters:
?

Characters:
Batman; Robin

Indexer Notes

Illustrated ad for Corgi's Dynamic Trio of scale models: The Batmobile, The Batboat, and The Batcopter.

[Our Man in Turkostan] (Table of Contents)

M.A.C.H. 1 / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
John Wagner
Pencils:
John Cooper
Inks:
John Cooper
Letters:
Tony Jacob

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Probe; Professor Nils Nansen
Synopsis:
Probe's mission entails removing Professor Nils Nansen from Turkostan, where his nuclear prowess could start World War III.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Robots] (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 4.8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Wagner
Pencils:
Ron Turner
Inks:
Ron Turner
Letters:
John Aldrich

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Judge Dredd; George; Judge Diablo (death)
Synopsis:
At the 'Robot of the Year Show', Judge Dredd stops a wheelchair-bound maniac who will kill hundreds.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Nerve Centre / letters page / 0.15 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Tharg explains why the normal letters and drawings page is missing.

Indexer Notes

There's no literal "Nerve Centre" text on this sequence, but it's clearly intended to function as its temporary replacement.

Stamp Quiz (Table of Contents)

The Stamp Club / advertisement / 0.05 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A "Stamp Quiz" from The Stamp Club.

[Flesh! Card Game Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Earl Reagan
Synopsis:
Includes Rhyncosaur, Scolosaur, Ornithomimus, Earl Reagan, Ranger, Styracosaur, Pteranodon, and Alamosaur.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Goodbye, Giant! The Mad Avenger Has You..."]
    Harlem Heroes
  2. 1. [Ships]
    Invasion
  3. 2. [Flesh Book 1 Part 9]
    Flesh
  4. 3. [Harlem Heroes Part 9]
    Harlem Heroes
  5. 4. [Dan Dare Part 9]
    Dan Dare
  6. 5. The Dynamic Duo Team Up With Corgi's Dynamic Trio!
    Corgi
  7. 6. [Our Man in Turkostan]
    M.A.C.H. 1
  8. 7. [Robots]
    Judge Dredd
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Nerve Centre
  10. 9. Stamp Quiz
    The Stamp Club
  11. 10. [Flesh! Card Game Part 2]
    Flesh
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