Prog 517 – Night of the Ripper

Story: Night of the Ripper
Appears: 2000AD Prog 517
Issues: 1
Writers: John Wagner and Alan Grant
Art: Jose Ortiz
Dated: 11 April 1987

Time travel is always a problematic concept and when used in such a disposable way as this it really ruins any credibility the story has. Deus ex Machina is alive and well it seems. With a character as potent as Jack the Ripper it is such a waste to have him as mere monster material, and probably disrespectful to his actual crimes.