Sgt. Fury, from the rather non-politically correct Warlord comic. Blonde, handsome, flew anything that had wings for the RAF and would appear in some desperate situation, fly into certain death, fly out again, and then vanish... Medivac 318 from 2000AD. They only ran a few stories, but I really liked it - kind of a mix of Babylon 5 and E.R. in space.Zenith, again from 2000AD. Probably the first really "grown-up" comic strip I ever read. I will probably never forget the German supermans last words:"Shh. Darkness is coming, and... oh." <next thing that happens is an atomic bomb going off right on top of him... >I never did quite forgive what they did to Archie the Robot, though...Rogue Trooper - 2000AD yet again. Yes, I had a regular order... "Naughty Norty!"L.E.G.I.O.N. Once there was the Legion of Superheroes. But this gradually became a cliche, so DC went back to the future with this, for the time, gritty SF take on the Legions forerunner.Action Force: whats all this Yo! Joe business, then?
"The power of bakers, the power of artists; even the power of witches! It must be a power given by God... sometimes we suffer for it."- Ursula, Kikis Delivery Service.