This Ian Gibson cover follows on from the other end of the zoom tube journey that took Sam Slade from the Mega-City in Day of the Droids. Tharg fields letters from earthlet/tes in the Nerve Centre. The first suggests that lack of progs causes old age - I wondered why some people say I look … Continue reading 2000AD Prog 259: “Guess that’s our first case, Sam. Huh? Huh?” Robo-Hunter returns!
This is a famous McMahon cover, inspiring a special cover in the future and making it on to T-shirts to this day. Tharg's Nerve Centre contains a letter from one reader highlighting how many of 2000AD's heroes have been killed (including Captain Psyko, who I wouldn't exactly describe as a hero, even if he did … Continue reading 2000AD and Tornado Prog 168: CRIME “Any questions?”
Comic Rock starts with a bang, with a thematic cover showing vinyl records instead of the '0's in 2000AD (there's no Tornado on this cover). The Blitzspear is there, as is a Terminator Outrider. The Nerve Centre (Comic Rock - The Mighty B-Side) plugs the new series as well as mentioning forthcoming thrills Mean Arena … Continue reading 2000AD Prog 167: Comic Rock First Release: Terror Tube – This comic should be played at 45 R.P.M.
A generic Dredd cover telling a story of its own here (for more details, look at the title of this post). The Nerve Centre brings dire news - the Galaxy's Greatest is going to go up in price from next week. Gone are the days when 2000AD cost 10p, it's 12p from here on. The … Continue reading 2000AD and Starlord Prog 121: Judge Dredd to Justice H.Q. … Rioters in Spaceport have ignored my warnings… stand by for casualties! Every day is Judgement Day in Mega-City One!
A Carlos devil adorns the latest prog cover with contrasting reds and greens creating a striking image of said devil, Johnny and Wulf (take that, Teal and Orange). The Nerve Centre has a teaser of three new stories starting next prog - I'm thinking ABC Warriors, maybe Project Overkill and something else. The reader's story … Continue reading 2000AD and Starlord Prog 118: You are Trapped, Johnny Alpha… Trapped in Hell for Ever!
This week's cover is a dynamic (and very yellow) image from Ron Smith, of Dredd jumping from one ambulance to another. The Nerve Centre trails a Starlord spaceship feature later in the same prog. Judge Dredd: Cityblock 1. Ron Smith's splash page shows, in order, a portrait of Judge Dredd, a view of the outside … Continue reading 2000AD and Starlord Prog 117: I’ve already got you for Theft, Kidnap and Assault, Lawbreaker! Don’t add Murder to the List!
Starlord's ship appears to be a frog-shaped hovercraft with robotic spider arms. Or maybe it's the jet plane above. What can I say about the last episode of Mind Wars? Well, it starts well - we go two whole pages with everybody playing along that Ardeni has died in the heart of a nuclear explosion … Continue reading Star Lord No 22: Starlord’s ship is waiting to carry him… Beyond the Stars! See inside!