Mike Dorey is an artist with a dark, textured style who worked for DC Thomson and IPC in the 1970s, 80s and 90s, sometimes under the pseudonym J. Clough. He illustrated the Manta Force comic-strip in Eagle Comics, between issues 286 and 305.


In the late 1970s and early 1980s he drew "Cadman, the Fighting Coward" in The Victor, "Hellman of Hammer Force" in Action and Battle, "Big Willi", "Iron Annie" and "Sergeant Rayker" in Warlord, "Invasion", "Ro-Busters", "M.A.C.H. Zero" and "Rogue Trooper" in 2000 AD, and "Victor Drago" in Tornado. He went on to draw "Computer Warrior" in the revived Eagle (1986-), "Sandra the She-Devil" in Heavy Metal (1988), and "Future Ball" in Roy of the Rovers (1992-93). For the last 20 years he has worked in advertising. He lives near Burwash, East Sussex.