Tag Archives: Robert MacGillivray

Sally and the Spying Space Invader

Plot

Zark the Zagoid had been sent by Z.I.P. – Zargoids Invade Planets – to spy on earth and decide if it was worth invading. He accidentally got locked inside a space invader game until Sally Carter released him and discovered only she could see him. ZIP ordered Zark to find out about earth by spying on Sally.

Notes

  • Art: Robert MacGillivray
  • No episode in issue #151

Appeared

  •  Sally and the Spying Space Invader – Suzy: #139 (4 May 1985) – #153 (10 July 1985)

Belle of the Ball

Plot:

Belle Brown owned a ball that developed strange powers after being treated by some space travellers from the planet Orbis. They used the ball to learn about Earth.

Belle of the Ball

Notes:

  • Art:  Robert MacGillivray

Appeared:

  • Belle of the Ball  –  Bunty: #1131 (15 September 1979) – #1142 (01 December 1979)

Other Appearances:

  • Belle  of the Ball –  Bunty Annual 1980
  • Belle  of the Ball –  Bunty Annual 1982
  • Belle  of the Ball –  Bunty Annual 1983
  • Belle  of the Ball –  Bunty Annual 1985

 

Bike Rider

Plot:

Sandy Clark’s uncle, an inventor, had built her an unusual bike – a computerised super bike that could talk and even fly. But only Sandy and her uncle knew about its unusual powers, everyone else wonders who the mysterious rider was.

bike rider

Notes:

  • Art: Robert MacGillivray

Appeared:

  • Bike Rider –  Bunty:    #1429 (01 June 1985) – ?

 

Other Appearances:

  • Bike Rider –  Bunty Annual 1990

Rita’s Robots

Plot:

In the year 2003, Rita Knox’s father had been given the task of choosing a prototype home-robot, which was to be launched on the mass market. Rita persuaded him to try out F.E. and K.C.  in their own home, but the two robots had become instant enemies.

rita's robots

Notes:

  • Art: Robert MacGillivray

Appeared:

  • Rita’s Robots –  Bunty:  circa #1399 (03 November 1984) – ?

 

Other Appearances:

  • Rita’s Robots – Bunty Annual 1989
  • Rita’s Robots – Bunty Picture Story Library:  #335

Margie’s Magic Aunt

Plot:

Margie Brown lived with her widowed mother, and didn’t know she had an aunt, until one Halloween, when Aunt Carla came to stay. Mrs. Brown wasn’t happy with her sister’s arrival, but Margie was delighted – especially when she discovered Aunt Carla was a witch!

margies magic aunt

Notes:

  • Art: Robert MacGillivray

Appeared:

  • Margie’s Magic Aunt –  Bunty:  #1381 (30 June 1984) – ?

Other Appearances:

  • Margie’s Magic Aunt – Bunty Annual 1987

 

The Flights of Flopear

Plot:

Tessa Worth had found a time-travel machine in the shape of a giant rabbit, named Flopear.  When she pressed a button she didn’t realise  that she would be taken to the Planet Xargo, where Flopear was originally built as a birthday present for the mean tempered Princess Meana. Eventually she is able to get back to Earth, Even after she returns home, she continues to spend time travelling the universe with Flopear, as part of her job as Deputy  to a Universal Dictator.

flights of flopearflights_of_flopear

Notes:

  • Art: Robert MacGillivray
  • A Milky Way Dog makes an appearance in the story. Mojo the Milky Way Dog was a story also drawn by MacGillivray for Bunty in 1979.

Appeared:

  • The Flights of Flopear –  Bunty: #1292 (16 October 1982) – ?

 

 Other Appearances:

  • The Flights of Flopear  Bunty Annual 1983
  • The Flights of Flopear  Bunty Annual 1984
  • The Flights of Flopear – Bunty Annual 1987