|2000AD #130 ©Rebellion A/S|
Published: September 15 1979 (first edition)
ISBN/print: weekly magazine
Size/binding: A4 newspaper
Cover: Mike McMahon
Title: Cyboons part 1
Artist: Dave Gibbons
Story:'Cyboons': on Mars the soya bean cowboys company uses mini-factory cows to directly process soya into flavored synthi-flesh. They want to expand into Cyboons reservation. The Cyboons are intelligent apes who were imported from earth to help colonise Mars. Arriving from their secret base in the desert, the ABC Warriors mission is to supply guns to the Cyboons and teach them to fight back against the invading corporations. Despite his son advice, Old Bedlam the Cyboons leader rejects the offer, they will defend themselves with tooth and claw. Meanwhile the cattlemen were approaching the Cyboon reservation (6 pages).
Comments:One panel of this strip will be used as a US GN reprint cover. First references to 'The Mek-nificent Seven' on the prog cover, and famous motto: 'Spread the Word!'.
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