2000 AD "Tyranny Rex. Part 1: In His Image"

Description

Tyranny Rex was one of a wave of strong female characters who appeared in the late 1980s/early 1990s. Created by John Smith and Steve Dillon, she helped to shatter preconceptions of British comics, even as musicians P J Harvey, Elastica and Hole took on the boys’ club of Rock ‘n Roll soon afterwards.

Full title:
2000 AD "Tyranny Rex. Part 1: In His Image"
Published:
1988
Format:
Comic book
Creator:
Steve Dillon , John Smith
Copyright:
© Tyranny Rex TM (c) Rebellion (r) A/S, All rights reserved.

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