(09 July 1977)

IPC, 1977 Series
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Price:
0.08 GBP
Pages:
32
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Kelvin Gosnell [as Tharg the Mighty]
Color:
Color cover; Mostly black and white interior
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Supercover 2 (Table of Contents)

Supercover Sagas / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Brian Bolland
Inks:
Brian Bolland
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bert West

Shako [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Shako / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Mills; John Wagner
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jake K. Falmuth; Shako; Hank Wheatley (death); Buck Dollar; Dobie
Synopsis:
A plane carrying a mysterious capsule crashes in the Arctic Circle; recovery must go through a great white bear - the killer, Shako!

[Hell's Angels] (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Finley-Day
Pencils:
Carlos Pino
Inks:
Carlos Pino
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Savage; Peter Silk; Dodger; Greaser (death)
Synopsis:
When Savage's van breaks down, he stops at a greasy spoon and garage where Volgs show up minutes later. A bike battle ensues.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
An ad for the 2000 AD Summer Special.

[Harlem Heroes Part 20] (Table of Contents)

Harlem Heroes / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Giant; Artie Gruber; Louis Mayer; Slim; Giant; Zack Harper; Conrad King
Synopsis:
Louis Mayer, newly self-propelled, calms the Heroes bickerings, and Giant and King figure out who's been attacking their teammates.

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

Nerve Centre (Table of Contents)

letters page / 0.45 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Bert West
Synopsis:
Supercover Saga No. 2 details The Man Who Stole the Stars!

[Advertisements] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.55 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Ads for the Dan Dare Poster Magazine, and a Stamp Competition from D.J. Hanson Ltd.

[Hollow World Part 9] (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:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Rok; Base Commander Tremayne; Big Brother Killer Robots
Synopsis:
Dare tries frantically to reach the Galactic Council and warn them of the Two of Verath's thermonium bomb.

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Tokyo] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Steve MacManus
Pencils:
Lopez
Inks:
Lopez
Letters:
John Aldrich

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Probe; Michael Khan; Kawabata; Shiva
Synopsis:
Probe teams up with martial arts expert Michael Khan to save Britain's Prime Minister from The Tangs, a fanatical terrorist group.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)


Synopsis:
"Send for the Goodies" - save 10 wrappers from a number of yummy bars and trade them in for a Goodies Fun Book.

[The Comic Pusher] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Wagner
Pencils:
Mike McMahon
Inks:
Mike McMahon
Letters:
Bill Nuttall

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Max Normal (1st appearance); Judge Dredd; Fat Sam; Skinner; Sloper
Synopsis:
Judge Dredd breaks up a ring that sells comic books to children for a fortune, and the most valuable is 2000 AD from the 20th century!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story title is from 2000 AD website.

[Advertisement] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dan Dare; Mekon; Old One Eye; John Probe; Tharg the Mighty
Synopsis:
A full-color backpage ad for 2000 AD t-shirts.

Indexer Notes

An unidentifiable Harlem Hero is also displayed.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Supercover 2
    Supercover Sagas
  2. 1. Shako [Part 1]
    Shako
  3. 2. [Hell's Angels]
    Invasion
  4. 3. [Advertisement]
  5. 4. [Harlem Heroes Part 20]
    Harlem Heroes
  6. 5. Nerve Centre
  7. 6. [Advertisements]
  8. 7. [Hollow World Part 9]
    Dan Dare
  9. 8. [Tokyo]
    M.A.C.H. 1
  10. 9. [Advertisement]
  11. 10. [The Comic Pusher]
    Judge Dredd
  12. 11. [Advertisement]
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