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Together for the first time in one volume are all of Alan Moore's short stories from the pages of 2000AD.

Darkly funny and deliriously twisted tales of sci-fi terror, where nothing is what it seems. This thrill packed-collection features the art of many legendary names in the comics industry including Ian Gibson (The Ballad of Halo Jones), Bryan Talbot (Luther Arkwright) and Dave Gibbons (Watchmen).

Also included are over a hundred pages of bonus material featuring dozens of complete stories scripted by Moore for 2000AD.

Stories included:

Tharg's Future Shocks

  • Grawks Bearing Gifts (Prog 203)
  • The English/Phlondrutian Phrasebook (Prog 214)
  • The Last Rumble of the Platinum Horde (Prog 217)
  • They Sweep the Spaceways (Prog 219)
  • The Regrettable Ruse of Rocket Redglare (Prog 234)
  • A Cautionary Fable (Prog 240)
  • Mister, Could you Use a Squonge? (Prog 242)
  • A Second Chance (Prog 245)
  • Twist Ending (Prog 246)
  • Salad Days (Prog 247)
  • The Beastly Beliefs of Benjamin Blint (Prog 249)
  • All of Them Were Empty (Prog 251)
  • An American Werewolf in Space (Prog 252)
  • The Bounty Hunters (Prog 253)
  • The Wages of Sin (Prog 257)
  • Return of the Thing (Prog 265)
  • Skirmish (Prog 267)
  • The Writing on the Wall (Prog 268)
  • The Wild Frontier (Prog 269)
  • The Big Day (Prog 270)
  • One Christmas During Eternity (Prog 271)
  • No Picnic (Prog 272)
  • The Disturbed Digestions of Doctor Dibworthy (Prog 273)
  • Sunburn (Prog 282)
  • Bad Timing (Prog 291)
  • Eureka (Prog 325)
  • Dad (Prog 329)
  • Buzz Off (Prog 331)
  • Look Before You Leap (Prog 332)

Tharg's Time Twisters

  • The Reversible Man (Prog 308)
  • Einstein (Prog 309)
  • Chrono-Cops (Prog 310)
  • The Big Clock (Prog 315)
  • Going Native (Prog 318)
  • Ring Road (Prog 320)
  • The Time Machine (Prog 324)
  • The Startling Success of Sideways Scuttleton (Prog 327)

Abelard Snazz:

  • Final Solution (Progs 189 to 190)
  • The Return of the Two-Storey Brain (Prog 209)
  • The Double-Decker Dome Strikes Back (Progs 237 to 238)
  • Halfway to Paradise (Prog 245)


  • Hot Item (prog 278)
  • Dr. Dibworthy’s Disappointing Day (prog 316)
  • The Hyper-Histronic Headbang (prog 322)
  • The Lethal Laziness of Lobelia Loam (prog 323)
  • The Multi-Storey Mind Mellows Out! (Prog 254)
  • Genius is Pain (Prog 299)

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