|Cover price:||.09 GBP|
|Cover date:||September, 1977|
|Publisher:||IPC Magazines, Inc.|
|Writers:||Gerry Finley-Day; Pat Mills; John Wagner|
|Pencilers:||Carlos Pino; Mike McMahon; Lopez-Vera; Dave Gibbons; Carlos Freixas|
|Inkers:||Carlos Pino; Mike McMahon; Lopez-Vera; Dave Gibbons; Carlos Freixas|
|Cover artists:||Brian Bolland|
|Cover inker:||Brian Bolland|
|Letterers:||Peter Knight; Tony Jacob; Jack Potter; Dave Gibbons; Tom Frame|
Prog 30 of the British science fiction anthology series 2000 A.D. was published on September 17th, 1977. It contains five unrelated stories of various characters and settings including "Dirty Jocks" by Gerry Finley-Day and Carlos Pino, "The Return of Rico" by Pat Mills and Mike McMahon, "Shako" by John Wagner and Lopez-Vera, "Legion" by Gerry Finley-Day and Dave Gibbons, and "UFO" by Pat Mills and Carlos Freixas.
Notes & Trivia Edit
- The origin of Joseph Dredd is revealed in this issue.
- This is the first appearance of Judge Rico.
- Rico Dredd appeared as the central antagonist in the 1995 feature film adaptation of Judge Dredd. He was played by actor Armand Assante.
- Judge Dredd's first name is revealed as "Joe" in this issue.