Last issue in its current format - from issue 423 there are new stories, all in full colour for the first time.
This is also the last issue that Max (from The Thirteenth Floor stories) edits the comic.
Loner (the last surviving story from Wildcat) reaches its conclusion this issue after 48 episodes and there's the final reprinted chapter of the World War One story - Charley's War.
Cover: newstand style announcement for next issues changes
- Computer Warrior - Ghouls 'n' Ghosts (part 8 - final part) (John Wagner - Mike Dorey)
- Toys of Doom (part 26 - double sized final episode)
- Loner (part 48- final part) (art: Eric Bradbury)
- Dan Dare - Cadets (part 6 - final part) (art: Keith Page)
- Storm Force (part 120- final part) (James Nicholas - Vanyo)
- Charley's War (Pat Mills - Joe Colquhoun)
- Rat-Trap (part 27 - final part)