(18 June 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:
Kelvin Gosnell [as Tharg the Mighty]
Color:
Color cover; Mostly black and white interior
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Oh, no! Johnson, Mills and Shepherd..."] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Brian Bolland [as Bollo] (signed)
Inks:
Brian Bolland [as Bollo] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Johnson; Mills; Shepherd

[Slaves] (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Finley-Day
Pencils:
Mike Dorey
Inks:
Mike Dorey
Letters:
John Aldrich

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Bill Savage; Peter Silk; Fingers Frampton (death)
Synopsis:
Savage and Fingers Frampton put an end to a Volg slave market selling British soldiers.

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Flesh Book 1 Part 17] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell
Pencils:
Felix Carrion
Inks:
Felix Carrion
Letters:
Tony Jacob

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Earl Reagan; "Claw" Carver
Synopsis:
Reagan catches "Claw" Carver helping himself to the base's gold, before traveling back to the future with some dinosaurs in tow.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

["If it's thrills you're after..."] (Table of Contents)

A. A. Hales / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for North Pacific High Flyers model airplanes from A. A. Hales.

Hook Yourself a Whopper (Table of Contents)

Angler's Mail / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for fisherman's free hook disgorger and bread punch from Angler's Mail magazine.

[Harlem Heroes Part 17] (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; Slim; Zack Harper; Giant; Buck; Hairy; Pretty Boy Floyd; Chico Travis
Synopsis:
As the game against the Gorgon's Gargoyles begins, Artie Gruber wastes no time attempting to smash the Harlem Heroes.

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

Programme 17 Reader Data (Table of Contents)

Nerve Centre / letters page / 0.975 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Tharg the Mighty

Indexer Notes

Letters from Kenneth Gibson and Kevin Clarke. Big Screen prize winner for fan art is Peter Cullen.

[Stamp Quiz] (Table of Contents)

The Stamp Club / advertisement / 0.025 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Ad for a stamp quiz from The Stamp Club.

[Hollow World Part 6] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Steve Moore
Pencils:
Massimo Belardinelli
Inks:
Massimo Belardinelli
Colors:
? (pages 1 and 2 only)
Letters:
Peter Knight

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Rok; The Mekon; Captain O'Grady (death); Two of Verath
Synopsis:
As Rok and Dare fight their way out, a statue of the Two of Verath kills O'Grady and creates a chasm... into which they jump!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Spotbox] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Nick Allen
Pencils:
Jesus Redondo
Inks:
Jesus Redondo
Letters:
Peter Knight

Genre:
Science Fiction
Characters:
Sharpe; John Probe; Colonel Rachoff (death)
Synopsis:
Sharpe assigns Probe to retrieve some Kestrel Nuclear Missiles from a crashed NATO F-16 Fighter.

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Robot Wars Part 8] (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
John Wagner
Pencils:
Ian Gibson [as I Gibson] (signed)
Inks:
Ian Gibson [as I Gibson] (signed)
Colors:
? (page 6 only)
Letters:
Peter Knight

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Call-Me-Kenneth (death); Judge Dredd; Grand Judge; Howard; Stewart; J70 STROKE I3; Walter the Wobot; Maria
Synopsis:
With Call-Me-Kenneth defeated, the robots who helped Dredd stop the war are rewarded with pleasure circuits and freedom.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website. Art signed on page six. Call-Me-Kenneth's last words "Top of the world!" as he dies in an explosion are the same said by James Cagney in the 1949 U.S. movie "White Heat" before he dies in an explosion.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Oh, no! Johnson, Mills and Shepherd..."]
    Flesh
  2. 1. [Slaves]
    Invasion
  3. 2. [Flesh Book 1 Part 17]
    Flesh
  4. 3. ["If it's thrills you're after..."]
    A. A. Hales
  5. 4. Hook Yourself a Whopper
    Angler's Mail
  6. 5. [Harlem Heroes Part 17]
    Harlem Heroes
  7. 6. Programme 17 Reader Data
    Nerve Centre
  8. 7. [Stamp Quiz]
    The Stamp Club
  9. 8. [Hollow World Part 6]
    Dan Dare
  10. 9. [Spotbox]
    M.A.C.H. 1
  11. 10. [Robot Wars Part 8]
    Judge Dredd
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