Starlord #July 1st 1978 [8]
(July 1st 1978)

IPC, 1978 Series
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Price
0.12 GBP
Pages
32
Indicia Frequency
Every Monday
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
IPC Magazines Ltd.
Editing
Kelvin Gosnell; Steve MacManus (sub-editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Timequake / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Lewis (painting)
Inks
Brian Lewis (painting)
Colors
Brian Lewis (painting)
Letters
typeset

Let Me Die In Peace... Please Let Me Die (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Alan Hebden
Pencils
Jesús Redondo
Inks
Jesús Redondo
Letters
Steve Potter

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ardeni Lakam; Arlen Lakam; Zazda; Cox; Commander Lemay; Kola Rashnik; Yosay Tilman; Cosmol Na-Rutha; Klee-Fang; Doctor Varn
Synopsis
The Jugla take control of the twins again to launch an invasion of Earth.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Ritz Space Hotel Part 2 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Pat Mills
Pencils
Carlos Pino
Inks
Carlos Pino
Colors
Carlos Pino
Letters
Peter Knight

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Swing-Alonga-Max; Silver Lady; Howard Quartz; Ro-Jaws; Hammerstein; Half-Tough; Mek-Quake; Barman
Synopsis
Undercover at the Space Ritz, the Ro-Busters make a disturbing discovery.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Starlord's Stargrams (Table of Contents: 3)

activity / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Mills; Kelvin Gosnell (as Starlord)
Pencils
King
Inks
King
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
The rules for the Hell Planet game, given away over the past four issues.

Approach Me On Your Knees, Johnny Alpha (Table of Contents: 4)

Strontium Dog / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
John Wagner (as T. B. Grover)
Pencils
Carlos Ezquerra
Inks
Carlos Ezquerra
Colors
Carlos Ezquerra
Letters
Tom Frame

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Johnny Alpha; Wulf Sternhammer; McIntyre; Crynge; Croll
Synopsis
Johnny and Wulf are hired by robots to deal with a race called the Jox.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The title is taken from the ‘Next Week’ panel of the previous issue. Only the first two pages of the strip are in colour. The remainder are in a grey wash.

The Whole Place Is Coming Alive (Table of Contents: 5)

Planet of the Damned / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Mills
Pencils
Rosario Peña
Inks
Rosario Peña
Letters
Tom Frame

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jake Flint; Stan Hackmann; Professor Rudoloph Barnes
Synopsis
Professor Barnes turns on the parasites of Sanctuary.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Hell Planet Mutie Cards (Table of Contents: 6)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script
Pat Mills
Pencils
King
Inks
King
Colors
King
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Cut-out cards for use with the Hell Planet game.

85 Million Years In The Past (Table of Contents: 7)

Timequake / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Lowder
Pencils
Alberto Salinas
Inks
Alberto Salinas
Colors
Alberto Salinas
Letters
Peter Knight

Genre
science fiction
Characters
James Blocker; Martin Bormann; Suzi Cho; Harl Vinda; Dr Zeidler; Quexalcholmec
Synopsis
Blocker reveals a traitor among the time troopers.

Indexer Notes

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Timequake
  2. 1. Let Me Die In Peace... Please Let Me Die
    Mind Wars
  3. 2. The Ritz Space Hotel Part 2
    Ro-Busters
  4. 3. Starlord's Stargrams
  5. 4. Approach Me On Your Knees, Johnny Alpha
    Strontium Dog
  6. 5. The Whole Place Is Coming Alive
    Planet of the Damned
  7. 6. Hell Planet Mutie Cards
  8. 7. 85 Million Years In The Past
    Timequake
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Doug Brain
  • Adei G.
  • Katy Hayhurst
  • Gordon Keys
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Frank Plowright
  • Karsten S.
  • Jim Van Dore