Landmark 200th issue. There's a one-off Tharg tale to celebrate the occasion as well as the start of a six part poster (on the back cover) illustrated by Dave Gibbons.
Elsewhere, Strontium Dog returns in the classic 'Portrait of a Mutant' which finally reveals the origin of Johnny Alpha and who his father is.
Cover: Robin Smith (Tharg the Mighty)
- Strontium Dog - Portrait of a Mutant (part 1) (Alan Grant - Carlos Ezquerra - Steve Potter)
- The Mean Arena - The Southampton Sharks (part 17) (Tom Tully - Steve Dillon)
- Return to Armageddon (part 16) (Malcolm Shaw - Jesus Redondo - Bill Nuttall)
- Judge Dredd - Pirates of the Black Atlantic (part 4 - final part) (John Wagner and Alan Grant - Ron Smith - Tom Frame)
- Tharg at the Party (Tharg the Mighty - Carlos Ezquerra - Tony Jacob)
- Meltdown Man (part 23) (Alan Hebden - Massimo Belardinelli - Ina Rush)
- Tharg's Futureworlds (six part cut-out poster featuring the stars of the first 200 issues of 2000AD) (part 1 of 6) (art: Dave Gibbons)