(August 5th 1978)

IPC, 1978 Series
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Price:
0.12 GBP
Pages:
32
Indicia frequency:
Every Monday
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Kelvin Gosnell; Steve MacManus (sub-editor)
Format:
Mostly black and white interior; full color cover; newsprint cover; newsprint interior; weekly

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Strontium Dog / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carlos Ezquerra
Inks:
Carlos Ezquerra
Colors:
Carlos Ezquerra
Letters:
?

Characters:
Johnny Alpha; Billy Joe
Reprints:

They're Heading For The Heart Of The Sun (Table of Contents)

Mind Wars / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Hebden
Pencils:
Jesus Redondo
Inks:
Jesus Redondo
Letters:
Tom Frame

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ardeni Lakam; Doctor Varn; Yosay Tilman; Cosmol Na-Rutha; Klee-Fang
Synopsis:
Ardeni is too exhausted to stop her ship heading into the sun.

Indexer Notes

The title is taken from the ‘Next Week’ panel of the previous issue.

The Farnborough Droid Show Part 1 (Table of Contents)

Ro-Busters / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Vernon Gross
Pencils:
Ian Kennedy
Inks:
Ian Kennedy
Colors:
Ian Kennedy
Letters:
John Aldritch

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Hammerstein; Ro-Jaws; Overseer; Mek-Quake; Howard Quartz; Roger; Navigator; Call Me Sarah; Miss Marilyn
Synopsis:
Howard Quartz has the Ro-Busters provide a staged rescue at the Farnborough Droid Show.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Only the first two pages of the strip are in colour. The remainder are in a grey wash.

Two-Faced Terror Part 2 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
John Wagner [as T. B. Grover]
Pencils:
Carlos Ezquerra
Inks:
Carlos Ezquerra
Colors:
Carlos Ezquerra
Letters:
Paul Bensberg

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Johnny Alpha; Wulf Sternhammer; Billy Joe
Synopsis:
Johnny and Wulf discover that bringing in the bounty for Billy Joe might not be as easy as they assumed.
Reprints:

Starlord's Stargrams (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Kelvin Gosnell [as Starlord]; Various
Pencils:
Jess Fabian
Inks:
Jess Fabian
Letters:
Typeset

By Tlalloc! The Dead Are Rising! (Table of Contents)

Timequake / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ian Mennell
Pencils:
Magallanes Salinas
Inks:
Magallanes Salinas
Colors:
Magallanes Salinas
Letters:
Paul Bensburg

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
James Blocker; Harl Vinda; Suzi Cho; Quexalcholmec; Christopher Columbus
Synopsis:
The Aztec threat is ended.

Indexer Notes

The title is taken from the ‘Next Week’ panel of the previous issue. This is the final episode.

The Sky Bolt Mk.II (Table of Contents)

Starlord's Hardware Profile / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Martin Bower
Inks:
Martin Bower
Colors:
Martin Bower
Letters:
Typeset
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Strontium Dog
  2. 1. They're Heading For The Heart Of The Sun
    Mind Wars
  3. 2. The Farnborough Droid Show Part 1
    Ro-Busters
  4. 3. Two-Faced Terror Part 2
    Strontium Dog
  5. 4. Starlord's Stargrams
  6. 5. By Tlalloc! The Dead Are Rising!
    Timequake
  7. 6. The Sky Bolt Mk.II
    Starlord's Hardware Profile
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Frank Plowright
  • Mike Nielsen