2000 AD Prog 1504
Print Edition - 6th Jan 2010
Judge Dredd » The Connection (Part 5)
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.
Generica, an off-world colony tucked away in a distant corner of the galaxy. It's a run-down spitball of a place, somewhere where people end up rather than deliberately visit, and it is here that MALONE finds himself. He's been running, trying to put as much distance between himself and his past...
Stone Island » Stone Island (Part 5)
Dartmoor, 2006. On this vast and desolate moorland stands Long Barrow Maximum Security Prison, home to some of the UK's most dangerous inmates. David Sorrel has just been sentenced to life there following his conviction for murdering his wife and her lover, and has been assigned a cell with old lag Harry Rivers. But prisoners are undergoing a transformation...
Banzai Battalion » Robot Wars (Part 4)
Mega-City One, 2130. BANZAI BATTALION are a platoon of tiny robots led by Captain Bug Stomper, programmed for garden-pest control. Escaping from Justice Department after their potential was seen for covert operations and infiltration, the Banzais sought out the fabled Fitzenheimer garden to return to what they do best: giving slimers cold steel!
Nikolai Dante » Dragon's Island (Part 3)
Year of the Tsar 2674 AD, and bastard son of the Romanovs NIKOLAI DANTE has bonded with a cyborganic Weapons Crest, an alien combat computer, which allows him to extrude lethal bio-blades...