2000 AD Prog 1639
Print Edition - 21st May 2010
A Government-run Earth, the far future (trust your Government). An experiment in mixing human and zombie DNA, ZOMBO was created in an attempt to control the sentient Deathworlds - obedient, docile and friendly, his hunger for flesh is his only vice. When the ship he was being transported on crash-landed on the lethal planet of Chronos, Zombo escaped from his Government handlers, and his widely broadcast adventures have turned him into a media celebrity!
Invasion » Savage Book Five: 1984 (Part 8)
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!
Cradlegrave » Cradlegrave (Part 7)
The Ravenglade Estate, somewhere in Lancashire, 2009. Shane Holt has just been released from Thorn Hill Young Offender Institution following an eight-month stretch for arson, and has returned home. But as ‘CRADLEGRAVE’ – so nicknamed because you’ll never leave – boils during a sweltering summer, all is not as it seems...
Judge Dredd » It came from Bea Arthur Block (Part 3)
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.
Bob Byrne's Twisted Tales » Tale #8 (Part 1)
Picture a grotesque imaginary land, somewhere in the outer reaches of reality – a dark landscape of strange figures and weird machinations, seemingly conjured from the very depths of a terrifying fever-dream. Here, what you never thought possible can come true, and the stuff of nightmares is part of the everyday. Welcome to the warped world of Bob Byrne...