Walter The Wobot: 'Walter’s Brother', Part 5
2000 A.D. Prog 56
18 Mar 78
Judge Dredd The Complete Case Files 01.
Walter loses a brother, but gains a transistor radio.
FIRSTS & LASTS
Last appearance of Gus.
It is said that a dying robot's programme flashes before it a moment before deactivation.
Reprogrammed criminal robots are sold on with new functions.
WALTER THE WOBOT
Gus tries to kill him, but their mother intervenes and saves him, reprograms Gus as a transistor radio and gives him to Walter as a present for Dredd.
He tries to kill Walter. Their mother reprograms Gus as a transistor radio and gives him to Walter as a present for Dredd. His plaque now reads: 'Gus Turn On OK?'
WALTER & GUS' MOTHER
The robot who initially programmed Walter and Gus. She intervene to prevent Gus killing Walter. She reprograms Gus as a transistor radio and gives him to Walter as a present for Dredd.
Their mother gives a reprogrammed transistor radio Gus to Walter as a preent for Dredd.
None, although Gus isn't what he was.
Walter: "Scoundwel! Walter will weturn to haunt you!"
Mummy: "Bye, Walter. Your reputation is safe now."
Walter says appweciate, cwipes, Dwedd, gwateful, wadio, weturn, wighto, wob, scoundwel, twansistor and vewy.
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
How does Walter prove his innocence? "But Judge Dwedd, it wasn't Walter at all, it was this wecently weprogrammed wadio..."
Script: Joe Collins
Artist: Brian Bolland
Letters: Tony Jacob
Sadly, after entering some surprisingly interesting territory this is back to the very silly and even Bolland's art can't quite save it.
Next Pwog: 'Wadio' Walt!