2000 AD Prog 1393
Print Edition - 9th Jun 2004
Chopper » The Big Meg (Part 7)
Former scrawler Marlon Shakespeare became one of Mega-City One's most famous skysurfers, and one of Justice Department's most wanted perps, before he retired to Oz...
Earth, 2086, and mankind is threatened with extinction by a virulent outbreak of Ebola. Humanity's only hope lies with the enormous and mysterious creatures known as the Kohenyu, who exist in another dimension and only occasionally cross over into realspace - it is thought an antidote can be cultured from chemicals extracted from the beasts' brains. A science team has been despatched on desperate mission to find the cure - but a hunting expedition from twenty years ago is about to come back from the dead...
Invasion » Savage Book One: Taking Liberties (Part 7)
In 1999, Britain is invaded by the Volgans, and London lorry driver Bill Savage - his family killed by a Volgan shell - is leading the resistance against the occupiers!
Mega-City One, 2130 AD. Justice Department has many divisions within it - Tek, Psi-Div, PSU - and for undercover operations there is Wally Squad. So called because Judges have to adopt the bizarre fashions of the citizens to blend in, it's a dangerous job living on the streets.
Judge Dredd » Terror (Part 2)
Mega-City One, 2130 AD. This vast urban nightmare on the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America is home to 400 million citizens, every one a potential criminal. With lawlessness rife, only the Judges can prevent total anarchy. These future lawmen are judge, jury and executioner. Toughest of them all is Judge Dredd - he is the Law!
Inspired by Clint Eastwood in Dirty Harry; the film poster for Death Race 2000
The name Judge Dredd came from Pat Mills who was originally going to use it for a different character
The first Judge Dredd story published was drawn by Mike McMahon, not co-creator Carlos Ezquerra. Ezquerra was so upset he didn't draw Dredd for five years afterwards, only returning for the Apocalypse War mega-epic.
Droid Life » Lampy (Part 1)
Comical tales from the Nerve Centre sub-basement as Tharg's minions put together the Galaxy's Greatest Comic.