- Mon 21 May 2012
Scott Montgomery, Deputy Editor, introduces...
Every Commando story needs a good hero - so more than one must
be even better. A mix of characters - and the ensuing conflict as
they clash - is essential. Writer Alan Hebden is a master of making
At first glance, the hero of Gold
Train is Captain Jan Ruiter, tasked with transporting
gold reserves to safety. However, for me, Aussie train driver Hogey
Dubbs - even his clanking, trusty steam engine "Esmeralda"
is like a character - steals the show.
Now let's find out if they can stop the villains from stealing
(Gold Train, originally
Commando No.2102 - July 1987)