(1984)

Fleetway Publications, 1978 Series
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Price:
2.50 GBP
Pages:
128
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
IPC Magazines Ltd.
Brand:
A Fleetway Annual
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Gibbons (signed)
Inks:
Dave Gibbons
Colors:
? (Gibbons)
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Johnny Alpha; Hammerstein; Rogue Trooper; Sam Slade; Judge Dredd

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robin Smith (signed)
Inks:
Robin Smith
Colors:
? (Robin Smith)
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Tharg

Indexer Notes

The contents with a full page illo of Tharg.

Hoagy's First Case (Table of Contents)

Sam Slade Robo-Hunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant [as Staccato]
Pencils:
Ian Gibson
Inks:
Ian Gibson
Colors:
Ian Gibson
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
humour; science fiction
Characters:
Hoagy; Stogie; Sam Slade
Synopsis:
Sam is out on a job so Hoagy takes on a case. He unwittingly helps a burglar gain access to a house by tackling its robot guard dog. An attempt to free himself from the robot dog's clutches results in a fire which burns the house down, leaving the newly arrived Sam to explain to the returning owner just what has been going on, as well as pay for the damages.

Godfrey's Grids (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Burt

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle sent in by reader Tony Godfrey. Page contains a spot illo of Burt.

The Haunting (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Alan Grant [as Staccato]
Pencils:
Kim Raymond
Inks:
Kim Raymond
Letters:
Tony Jacob

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Anderson; Doctor Levin; Dahak
Synopsis:
Anderson deals with a routine case of Demonic Possession, with museum curator Levin being the victim.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Andersons first one-shot?

Star Of Star Wars (Table of Contents)

The Burt Interview / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
(photographs)
Inks:
(photographs)
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Billy Dee Williams

Indexer Notes

Interview with Billy Dee Williams, the actor who played Lando Calrissian in The Empire Strikes Back. Illustrated with several stills from the movie and a photo of Williams.

Home Is Where The Micro Is (Table of Contents)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
(photographs)
Inks:
(photographs)
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

A report on the Atari 400 micro-computer.

Tharg's Mighty Micro Pages (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Two pages of computer programs sent in by readers.

Bonjo From Beyond The Stars (Table of Contents)

Bonjo / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Kevin O'Neill
Pencils:
Kevin O'Neill
Inks:
Kevin O'Neill
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour; science fiction
Characters:
Bonjo; Dr. Lu-Ney; Mach Aardvark

Indexer Notes

Reprints episodes that first appeared in 2000 AD # 41 - 50.

Jump Jet (Table of Contents)

Invasion / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Lowder
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy
Inks:
Ian Kennedy
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Savage; Peter Silk
Reprints:

How He Came To Be (Table of Contents)

Skizz / text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Jim Baikie
Inks:
Jim Baikie
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Skizz; Tharg; Alan Moore Script Droid

Indexer Notes

Moore talks us through the development process for the character Skizz. Illos by Baikie.

Billy Jones (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Wagner
Pencils:
Ian Gibson
Inks:
Ian Gibson
Letters:
Tony Jacob

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd; Billy Jones; Hugh Howards; Judge Giant Snr.
Synopsis:
Hugh Howards is kidnapping the children of important business people and replacing them with robots to spy on their business secrets.
Reprints:

The First Of The Few (Table of Contents)

Rogue Trooper / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Jesus Redondo
Inks:
Jesus Redondo
Letters:
Steve Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rogue; Old Man
Synopsis:
In the Glass Mountains on Nu Earth, Rogue stumbles upon a prototype rogue trooper - the only survivor of the Troopers first exposure to war on Nu Earth. He's been waiting to die with dignity. The arrival of a Nort patrol threatens to change that, so Rogue wipes the patrol out. He then waits for the old man to pass away, refusing to recycle his dog-chip.

["The Hag Monster Wants Blood" Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Armstrong; Studio Giolitti; Kelvin Gosnell; [as R.E. Wright]
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Letters:
Bill Nuttall

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Earl Reagan; Young Joe; "Claw" Carver; Old One Eye

Indexer Notes

Story reprints Flesh Book 1, episodes 4-7, from 2000 AD # 4(?) - 7 (?). Barney, the 2000 AD database, lists the following writing credits for Flesh, Book 1: Pat Mills (1, 18-19), Ken Armstrong (2-4, 8), Studio Giolitti (5, 9, 10, 13), Kelvin Gosnell (6-7, 11-12, 14-17).

War Marshal Kazan (Table of Contents)

2000 AD Fear-File / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Kazan

Indexer Notes

Profile, with illo, of Judge Dredd's enemy War Marshal Kazan.

The Beast In 24B (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant [as Staccato]
Pencils:
Robin Smith
Inks:
Robin Smith
Colors:
? (Robin Smith)
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd; Kelvin Gosper; Syreeta Gosper; Sam Gosper
Synopsis:
Dredd has to track down an escaped Fang Beast, which has made its home in apartment 24b, Bill Bixby Block, where it feeds first on young would-be scientist Kelvin. Kelvin's parents think the Fang Beast is their son, and his new appearance is the result of an experiment gone wrong.

Artie Gruber (Table of Contents)

2000 AD Fear-File / character profile / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Gibbons)
Inks:
? (Gibbons)
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Artie Gruber

Indexer Notes

Pic and bio of Gruber.

Tharg's Mega-Crossword (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

A Day in the Death of Torquemada (Table of Contents)

Nemesis The Warlock / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Pat Mills
Pencils:
Kevin O'Neill
Inks:
Kevin O'Neill
Letters:
Steve Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tojmas De Torquemada; Candida
Reprints:

Meet The Droids (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Script Droid Moore; Spex; Lettering Robot Frame; D.J.1; D-Mil

Indexer Notes

Short, humorous, bios of some of the creator droids.

Traitor General (Table of Contents)

2000 AD Fear-File / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Traitor General

Indexer Notes

Short bio, with pic, on Rogue Trooper character.

["The Space Ghost"] (Table of Contents)

Ace Trucking Company / filler / 3 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ace Garp; Feek The Freek; G.B.H

Indexer Notes

A look at the Space Ghost, along with an explanation of some of the Space Trucker jargon.

Solo Flip (Table of Contents)

Tharg's Future-Shocks / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Lowder [as Jack Adrian]
Pencils:
Brian Bolland
Inks:
Brian Bolland
Letters:
Peter Knight

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Stormeagles Are Go (Table of Contents)

Ro-Busters / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Moore
Pencils:
Joe Eckers
Inks:
Joe Eckers
Letters:
Steve Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hammerstein; Ro-Jaws; Mr. Quartz

Ask Tharg (Table of Contents)

filler / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photographs)
Inks:
? (photographs)
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Tharg

Indexer Notes

Tharg answers readers letters. Some readers drawings included.

How A 2000AD Cover Is Created! (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Judge Dredd

Indexer Notes

Shows how the cover to prog 236 was created, from rough sketch to finished drawing.

Cover-To-Cover Thrill-Power (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

B&W repros of eighteen of the preceding 2000AD covers.

D-Mil's Movie-Mad Quiz (Table of Contents)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
? (photographs)
Inks:
? (photographs)
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
D-Mil

Indexer Notes

Movie quiz. Line drawing of D-Mil.

2000 AD Fear-File (Table of Contents)

Tiger Commander / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tiger Commander

["The Hag Monster Wants Blood" Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Flesh / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Ken Armstrong; Studio Giolitti; Kelvin Gosnell [all as R.E. Wright]
Pencils:
Ramon Sola
Inks:
Ramon Sola
Letters:
Jack Potter

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Earl Reagan; Young Joe; "Claw" Carver; Old One Eye

Indexer Notes

Story reprints Flesh Book 1, episodes 4-7, from 2000 AD # 4(?) - 7 (?). Barney, the 2000 AD database, lists the following writing credits for Flesh, Book 1: Pat Mills (1, 18-19), Ken Armstrong (2-4, 8), Studio Giolitti (5, 9, 10, 13), Kelvin Gosnell (6-7, 11-12, 14-17).

Warden Worldwise (Table of Contents)

2000 AD Fear-File / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction

Don't Interfere With The Law (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Ron Smith
Inks:
Ron Smith
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd

Indexer Notes

Strip first appeared in the Daily Star newspaper on the 17.10.1981.

Robo-Robbery (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Ron Smith
Inks:
Ron Smith
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd

Indexer Notes

First appeared in Daily Star On 24.10.1981.

Lawmaster In Action (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Ron Smith
Inks:
Ron Smith
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd

Indexer Notes

First appeared in Daily Star on 31.10.1981.

Crime Blitz (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Ron Smith
Inks:
Ron Smith
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd; Gibbs; Reed; Swan

Indexer Notes

First appeared in Daily Star on 07.11.1982

Even Death Is No Escape (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Ron Smith
Inks:
Ron Smith
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd; Calvin Yehudi

Indexer Notes

First appeared in Daily Star on 14.11.1982.

Pwesenting Walter (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Ron Smith
Inks:
Ron Smith
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dredd; Walter The Robot

Indexer Notes

First appeared in Daily Star on 21.11.1982.

Tharg's Mighty Answers Page (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Tharg

Indexer Notes

Tharg provides the answers to all the competitions in the annual.

Great Monsters Of 2000 AD (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Titan Of Preem; Sagbelly; The Hungry Planet; Pole-Axe; Golgotha; Rex Peters; Satanus

Indexer Notes

Illos and short bios of some of the monsters that have appeared in 2000 AD.

The Iraldi Job (Table of Contents)

Strontium Dog / text story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
J. H. Teed
Pencils:
Chiaroscuro
Inks:
Chiaroscuro
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Johnny Alpha; Wulf

Indexer Notes

Text story with several illustrations.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Dredd

Indexer Notes

In-house ad for the Judge Dredd Annual 1984.

Splundig Vur Thrigg...Squaxx Dek Thargo (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Tharg

Indexer Notes

Head-shot of Tharg, surrounded by motto.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Hoagy's First Case
    Sam Slade Robo-Hunter
  4. 3. Godfrey's Grids
  5. 4. The Haunting
    Judge Anderson
  6. 5. Star Of Star Wars
    The Burt Interview
  7. 6. Home Is Where The Micro Is
  8. 7. Tharg's Mighty Micro Pages
  9. 8. Bonjo From Beyond The Stars
    Bonjo
  10. 9. Jump Jet
    Invasion
  11. 10. How He Came To Be
    Skizz
  12. 11. Billy Jones
    Judge Dredd
  13. 12. The First Of The Few
    Rogue Trooper
  14. 13. ["The Hag Monster Wants Blood" Part 1]
    Flesh
  15. 14. War Marshal Kazan
    2000 AD Fear-File
  16. 15. The Beast In 24B
    Judge Dredd
  17. 16. Artie Gruber
    2000 AD Fear-File
  18. 17. Tharg's Mega-Crossword
  19. 18. A Day in the Death of Torquemada
    Nemesis The Warlock
  20. 19. Meet The Droids
  21. 20. Traitor General
    2000 AD Fear-File
  22. 21. ["The Space Ghost"]
    Ace Trucking Company
  23. 22. Solo Flip
    Tharg's Future-Shocks
  24. 23. Stormeagles Are Go
    Ro-Busters
  25. 24. Ask Tharg
  26. 25. How A 2000AD Cover Is Created!
  27. 26. Cover-To-Cover Thrill-Power
  28. 27. D-Mil's Movie-Mad Quiz
  29. 28. 2000 AD Fear-File
    Tiger Commander
  30. 29. ["The Hag Monster Wants Blood" Part 2]
    Flesh
  31. 30. Warden Worldwise
    2000 AD Fear-File
  32. 31. Don't Interfere With The Law
    Judge Dredd
  33. 32. Robo-Robbery
    Judge Dredd
  34. 33. Lawmaster In Action
    Judge Dredd
  35. 34. Crime Blitz
    Judge Dredd
  36. 35. Even Death Is No Escape
    Judge Dredd
  37. 36. Pwesenting Walter
    Judge Dredd
  38. 37. Tharg's Mighty Answers Page
  39. 38. Great Monsters Of 2000 AD
  40. 39. The Iraldi Job
    Strontium Dog
  41. 40. [no title indexed]
  42. 41. Splundig Vur Thrigg...Squaxx Dek Thargo
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