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See Big Eggo’s First Beano Appearance!

See Big Eggo's first appearance in Beano, which just happened to be on the cover of the first issue - way back on 30 July 1938!

Beano Team
Last Updated:  March 4th 2021

Big Eggo's BIG Debut

The first cover star was drawn by Reg Carter, who illustrated Eggo for 10 years.

First Big Eggo comic strip. From Beano No. 1, 1938

After 10 years at the top, Big Eggo retired to give Biffo the Bear the cover star spot! Find out more about Big Eggo here!