Brand-new century? Brand-new Beano! In fact, a whole new millennium of fun started with this Beano Annual - what's not to love?
Biffo the Bear was enjoying a run of comics which had no dialogue at this time. Drawn by Sid Burgon, they have a vintage charm.
Be-afraid of Dennis's sister Bea! Although she was born in 1998, this is her first appearance in a Beano annual.
Sometimes a comic can be dated more by its content than the year on the cover! For you younger readers, that's a picture of the O2, formerly known as the Millennium Dome.
After a short run in the weekly Beano during 1999, this character made his only Beano annual appearance in 2000.
Check out this super-sized strip from the 2000 Annual. The whole cast are kids, just like our readers! This summer, they head to Australia to go see the Sidney Olympic games.