2000 AD #63
(6 May 1978)

IPC, 1977 Series
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32
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Kelvin Gosnall

Beware of... Rats! The Devil's Lapdogs (Table of Contents)

Judge Dredd / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike McMahon (credited)
Inks
Mike McMahon (credited)
Colors
Mike McMahon (credited)
Letters
?

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters
Judge Dredd
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Keywords
rats

2000 AD Nerve Centre (Table of Contents: 1)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Characters
Tharg

Nightmare Planet, Part 3 (Table of Contents: 2)

Dan Dare / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Lowder (credited as Jack Adrian)
Pencils
Brian Lewis (credited)
Inks
Brian Lewis (credited)
Letters
Steve Potter (credited)

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dan Dare; Hitman; Bear
Synopsis
Aliens wipe the crew's memory of having discovered their planet and return them to space.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Final Encounter, Part 3 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
Pat Mills (credited)
Pencils
José Pérez Montero (credited)
Inks
José Pérez Montero (credited)
Letters
Jack Potter (credited)

Genre
science fiction; spy
Characters
John Stroud; Dennis Sharpe; Fred
Synopsis
Sharpe sets a trap for the aliens using the unsuspecting Fred as bait. Stroud is imprisoned to prevent him interfering, but he escapes and arrives at the landing site just as things start to happen.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Cursed Earth, Part 3: The Devil's Lapdogs (Table of Contents: 6)

Judge Dredd / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Mills (credited)
Pencils
Mike McMahon (credited)
Inks
Mike McMahon (credited)
Colors
Mike McMahon (credited) (first two pages only)
Letters
? [as R. O. Bott]

Genre
detective-mystery; science fiction
Characters
Judge Dredd; Samuel; Rebecca; Lawgiver; Spikes Harvey Rotten; Judge Jack
Synopsis
Dredd and Rotten chance upon the town of Deliverance, where two citizens are about to become victims of mob law. Dredd, thinking Rotten has his back, rides to the rescue but is captured as Rotten disappears. It appears the citizens are to be victims of mutated flying rats which plague the town. As Dredd stews in jail, a swarm descends.
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Indexer Notes

The Cursed Earth part 3 of 25.

Death Planet, Part 2: Desert Of The Vultures (Table of Contents: 7)

Death Planet / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Hebden (credited)
Pencils
César López (credited as Lopez)
Inks
César López (credited as Lopez)
Letters
Bill Nuttall (credited)

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Richard Cory; Lorna Varn; Mike Herschal
Synopsis
Colonists struggle to survive after their ship crash-lands on an inhospitable planet.
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Inferno, Part 28: The Return Of Artie Gruber (Table of Contents: 8)

Inferno / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Tully (credited)
Pencils
Massimo Belardinelli (credited)
Inks
Massimo Belardinelli (credited)
Letters
Peter Knight (credited)

Genre
science fiction
Characters
John Clay; Zack Harper; Dimples Devine; Mr. Chubb; Artie Gruber
Synopsis
Philadelphia Freaks Flier Dimples Devine is murdered by Chubb and replaced by lookalike Gruber, who's mission is to kill John Clay.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Batman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beware of... Rats! The Devil's Lapdogs
    Judge Dredd
  2. 1. 2000 AD Nerve Centre
  3. 2. Nightmare Planet, Part 3
    Dan Dare
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Final Encounter, Part 3
    M.A.C.H. 1
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. The Cursed Earth, Part 3: The Devil's Lapdogs
    Judge Dredd
  8. 7. Death Planet, Part 2: Desert Of The Vultures
    Death Planet
  9. 8. Inferno, Part 28: The Return Of Artie Gruber
    Inferno
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Batman
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