Tag Archives: WW2

The Paras Are Here!

Issue Number: 5282

Sergeant Joe Cougan was a tough Para who had seen a lot of action and who didn’t suffer fools gladly. Which was unfortunate for Private Andy Bruce, a clumsy youngster whom Cougan considered the world’s biggest fool. Sergeant Sam Gleeson tried in vain to get his arch-rival Cougan to give Andy a break. But there […]

Death’s Head

Issue Number: 5278

A gang of renegades led by a ruthless SS Death’s Head officer, Karl Schwarz, was terrorising an area of Bavaria as the war drew to a close. The task of tracking them down fell to Wehrmacht Oberleutnant Werner Lang and he had many reasons to succeed. The main one being that if he didn’t… he […]

Castle Sinister

Issue Number: 5276

Germ warfare — unheard of and undreamt of by most people in 1944. But throughout that year the Nazis were being pushed back on all fronts and getting desperate. In a sinister, gloomy castle in a German forest, scientists had developed what they called the Red Death virus, the most horrible and lethal germ known […]

Hero of the Reich

Issue Number: 5274

Werner Kohl had seen plenty of action all right… but not on the battlefield. All his fighting had been done on film, playing the part of a superhero to make every citizen in Hitler’s Germany believe that the Nazi war machine was unbeatable. He had critics though — many of the soldiers who had to […]

Codename Warlord: Ship of Fools

Issue Number: 5263

Get ready for Lord Peter Flint like he’s never been seen before — with a beard! German Navy zealots are hell-bent on building a ‘Fuhrer’ class warship, the biggest warship of all time, and only Britain’s top secret agent, Codename Warlord, can stop them!   Story: Iain McLaughlin Art: Manuel Benet Cover: Manuel Benet

Trigger Trap

Issue Number: 5238

It was an ordinary, standard issue British Lee Enfield rifle. But after being dropped muzzle-down into soft mud, it picked up a hidden extra: a plug of clag that hardened deep in the barrel. That rifle was now a deadly trap. It would kill the first person who pulled the trigger…   Story: CG Walker […]

Bombs Away!

Issue Number: 5236

Ted Whitaker was a bomber pilot who never took unnecessary risks. He always got his crew home in one piece. Then he was sent to another squadron, and the first person he met was his new CO. Squadron Leader Simon Naylor was reckless to the point of madness and expected his pilots to be the […]

The Message

Issue Number: 5235

Joe Capshaw had a rough start to the war. Thrown in at the deep end, he soon found himself isolated and alone in enemy territory — the sole recipient of vital intelligence. Trouble was, he was now a POW! With the help of the elusive ’Bakerloo line’ he would try and make his escape, but […]

The Last Nazis

Issue Number: 5222

The Nazi dream was shattered, broken and splintered between the forces of the Allies. And yet some diehards would still not admit defeat. Somehow, somewhere they were certain that the sinister swastika would rule again. Which was why a group of them set sail on a war-weary U-boat as the ruins of Germany blazed. And […]

Soldier from Space

Issue Number: 5192

“Missing, presumed dead” – that’s all it said on the record of Private Jack Robertson, a young soldier who just vanished off the face of the earth one day in 1940. His CO, Lieutenant Mike Johnson knew what had really happened, but he dared not tell the truth. After all, who’d believe him if he […]