David Baillie wrote Future Shocks which were used in the planning of an invasion of Earth by aliens. He died of old age after the aliens bred a Time Dragon to take away any chance he had of foiling their plans[1].

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In the real world, David Baillie is a freelance writer and artist who wrote the above-mentioned Future Shock and is involved with small press. His work has been translated into nearly a dozen languages[4].


  • BAFTA/Rocliffe Award (nomination for screenwriting)[3]
  • Red Planet Prize (shortlisted)[3]
  • BBC Scotland Writes Drama Competition


  • firstsite, Colchester (artist in residence)[3]
  • exhibitions in London, Edinburgh, Paris and Oxford[3]




  1. Tharg's Future Shocks: Time is the Only Enemy, 2000AD Prog 1837
  2. 2.0 2.1 David Baillie
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 David Baillie: About
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.7 David Baillie
  5. Blog