Mike worked on most of the British boys comics in the 70’s-90’s. He had lengthy runs on many classic characters including the defining style on Computer Warrior for Eagle.
In the early years of 2000AD he illustrated Rogue Trooper, Ro-Busters, Ro-Jaws, Psi-Testers, ABC Warriors, Invasion! M.A.C.H 1, M.A.C.H Zero, The Sarge, Comrade Bronski, Manta Force and Tharg’s Future Shocks among others.
In addition he was the artist on Victor Drago in Tornado and Hellman of Hammer Force in Action (and then Battle-Action). Future Ball was drawn in the final years of Roy of the Rovers.
In Victor and Warlord, he drew Iron Annie, The Fighting Condor, Wolverine, Cadman the Fighting Coward, Cassidy, Sergeant Rayker, Falken, Howzat! Tough of the Track, Morgyn the Mighty, Head Hunter of the Galaxy, Striker’s Squadron, Tracker, The Pillow Champ, Wolf of Kabul and Rescue Squad.
He had numerous strips in Diana, Mandy, Judy, Sparky and Debbie as well as Sandra the She-Devil in Heavy Metal.
Later, Mike went into storyboarding for TV and Film.
In recent years, Rebellion have reprinted many of Mike’s Hellman stories and commissioned new work. His combat comic art work can be enjoyed in Rebellion’s recently launched – Battle Action Special where Hellman v Glory Rider is one of the great stories written by Garth Ennis.
Mike continues to work on new and interesting projects.