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2000AD Prog 22: Supercover 4 – Mutant on the Metro!

2000adlogo-originalThe cover pictures a mutant apparently hiding from an alien spaceship in Hammersmith tube station.  No idea what this is about, but a quick flick shows I’ll have to wait to find out.  The artwork isn’t up to much, but I like the way the London Underground roundel gets used in the ‘O’ of ‘metro’ (probably courtesy of Jan Shepheard or Kevin O’Neill).

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2000AD Prog 16: Flight Z-40… Location Devil’s Triangle… Amber Alert! We are being Attacked by the Capitol Building!

Another Bolland cover here, though I don’t find his distinctive style coming through in this recreation of the M.A.C.H.1 splash page.  Not sure what Tharg told Brian to draw, but the presence of a ship and a conventional jet plane instead of the Blackbird that features in the story suggest either a breakdown of communication or script changes after the commission.

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