2000 A.D. Prog 21
16 July 79
Extreme Edition 8 and Invasion!
Savage reclaims Sandringham from a Volgan General.
FIRSTS & LASTS
Volgan officers have moved into Britain's country houses.
He witnesses Rostov's murder. He and his group break into the grounds of Sandringham, cover themselves with mud, pose as statues and attack the Volgans when they pass. He knocks General Rostov off the roof, killing him.
He has taken over Sandringham. He enjoys shooting condemned British prisoners for sport. Savage knocks him off the roof of Sandringham.
Nine. Rostov shoots at least four prisoners dead. Savage and his men kill at least four Volgans. Savage knocks Rostov off the roof and he falls to his death.
Savage: "Wrong head, Volg - That was a steel one. But I'm a hard nut too!"
Dying Volgans shout out "Aieeeeee!", while one Savage's group yells a "Aieeee!" as he dies at Rostov's hand.
CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
The Sandringham Estate is in Norfolk, privately owned by the British Royal Family and the house was built in 1870.
Script: Gerry Finley-Day
Artist: Mike Dorey
Letters: Peter Knight
Savage's stupidest plan yet sees him take on the Volgans in his underpants, daubed with mud as he liberates a country house for no particular reason. Invasion! feels very much like it is treading water at the moment.
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