2003 Beano Annual
Watch out for robo-Gnasher! This was the first year that the Beano Book was called the “Beano Annual”, and the last time (to date, at least) that 3D artwork was used on the cover.
A New Rebel Appears!
Robbie Rebel – Nobody tells him what to do! This character appeared in the early 2000’s, with a fashion sense to match.
Meet Web Boy, the host of Beanotown! This strip showed some of the lesser-known parts of Beanotown, while also getting readers to visit the earliest version of the Beano’s website.
Quick on the Draw with Ivy the Terrible
Ivy’s artist, Bob Nixon, makes a star appearance in this extra-special strip!