This issue is the debut of Gerhard, who acts as background artist. he will remain uncredited until issue #86
Cerebus moves to a hotel and gets a couple of bodyguards. In order to eliminate Archbishop Posey, Bishop Powers sends him to see Cerebus, but instead they become allies. Cerebus makes a speech, asking for gold.
Also included is the Ricky Robot story, "The Creation of Ricky!" (part 2) / written by Jerry Siegel, pencils by Dan Day, and inks by Dave Sim. Also, Bill Sienkiewicz does a sketch of Dave Sim.