The series premiered in
1960. Stopped in 1965 after 23 issues.
starring character is a giant sea monster named Gorgo (after the
Gorgons in Greek mythology), that is sighted off the Irish coast
and brought to London, England, to be featured as a circus
attraction. Later on, it escapes to the east coast of the USA
from where it begins helping mankind battle sinister forces.
series is loosely based upon the British monster film Gorgo from
1961 (see also Konga).