Saturday, 14 June 2014

Ro-Busters: The Fall And Rise Of Ro-Jaws And Hammer-Stein, Part 7

NAME
Ro-Busters: The Fall And Rise Of Ro-Jaws And Hammer-Stein, Part 7

FIRST PUBLISHED
2000 AD & Starlord Prog 109

DATELINE
21 Apr 79

PAGE COUNT
6

REPRINTS
The Best Of 2000AD 71, Cyber Crush 11, 2000AD Extreme Edition 24, Ro-Busters Book 2 and The Complete Ro-Busters.

SYNOPSIS
The robots head into London and find X27.

FIRSTS & LASTS
First Ro-Busters story to reach seven parts.

INFORMATION
Package holidays to Mars are available

There is a de-luxe model of Fred 2L Robot.

RO-JAWS
He joins the other robots as they head into London. He fights a Fred 2L de-luxe model robot.

HAMMER-STEIN
He joins the other robots as they head into London.

OTHER CHARACTERS
CASEY
He escorts the other robots to London pretending to be human.

GINGER
He knows his way around London and accompanies the other robots.

LITTLE MO
He joins the other robots as they head into London. He works out that X27 is the location of a contact.

DEATHS
None.

BEST LINES
Driver: "The air's getting pretty bad in here, I'd better open the windows-"
Ro-Jaws: "We, you know what they say, Squire...he who-"

WORST LINES
None.

CATCHPHRASES
Doctor Feeley Good Humm-de-humms again.

CONTINUITY & CROSSOVERS
None.

INFLUENCES & REFERENCES
Unknown.

MISTAKES
None.

RETROSPECT
None.

NOTES
None.

CREDITS
Script: P. Mills
Artist: M. Dorey
Letters: Pete Knight

REVIEW
The hitchhiking is nice, but ultimately this builds to another damp cliffhanger.

Next Prog: Treachery!