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2000 AD #104

2000AD #104 ©Rebellion A/S
Series: Ro-busters

Publisher: IPC

Published: March 17 1979 (first edition)

ISBN/print: weekly magazine

Size/binding: A4 newspaper

Cover: Carlos Ezquerra

Title: The Fall and Rise of Ro-Jaws and Hammerstein part 2

Artist: Kevin O'Neill



'Robocide':  the designated Ro-busters are summoned to board the Preying Mantis while singing 'the robot's farewell'. Marilyn tries to warn Ro-Jaws about the bomb planted in the ship but that don't seems to bother him much "We'll make out somehow" (6 pages).


We are introduced to little Mo, Casey, Doctor Feeley Good and X 27 (again for the later). One of numerous Howard Quartz company is IPC Ltd who was 2000 AD publishers in 1979. The parallel with robots and black slave/segregated people is more and more explicit with this strip.

Other publishing form:

Graphic novel:

complete ro-busters 2008
ro-busters book two 1983
complete nuts and bolts two 2016

Newsstands reprints:

best of 2000ad monthly #71
2000ad extreme edition #24


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