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Judge Dredd » New Tricks (Part 4)
Mega-City One, 2135 AD. Home to 50 million citizens, this vast urban nightmare is situated along the eastern coast of post-apocalyptic North America, the polluted Black Atlantic on one side and irradiated wasteland the Cursed Earth to the west. Crime is rampant and only the Judges can prevent total anarchy. Empowered to dispense instant justice, they are judge, jury and executioner. Toughest of all is JUDGE DREDD – he is the Law! In the wake of the Chaos Bug, Judge numbers are low, so the force is being bolstered by retrainees, including recent Sov defector Caterina Pax...
Brass Sun » The Diamond Age (Part 4)
The Orrery is a fully functional, life-size clockwork solar system. A clutch of planets, moons and asteroids orbit a vast, life-giving BRASS SUN via immense metal spars, its origin and purpose long since forgotten. The once unified collection of worlds have regressed into eccentric fiefdoms and petty baronies. One such planet, Hind Leg, is ruled by religious dogma – its leaders believe the Cog is Creation, and any suggestion that the sun is slowing is treated as heresy. But for many, there’s no escaping the truth that worlds are dying and something needs to be done...
Flesh » Badlanders (Part 4)
With food scarce in the future, TransTime send cowboys back through time to farm the dinosaurs for their meat - but Tyrannosaur hag Old One-Eye will not go down without a fight!
Damnation Station » The Tail of the Dragon (Part 1)
Earth space, the late 21st century. When it was revealed that Earth in fact belonged to an alien race known as the Hosts, the human race was obliged to pay off their debt to their extraterrestrial landlords by fighting for them in the Host Auxiliary Legion, a volunteer force that helps protect the galaxy from invading races, operating out of Earth Station One – otherwise known as DAMNATION STATION. But the station was destroyed by an alien incursion, there was massive loss of life, and the mysterious Joe Nowhere, Tura and a traumatised Brett Gayle are all that remain of their unit...
Aquila » Where All Roads Lead (Part 3)
Following the gladiator slave Spartacus’s failed revolt against his Roman masters, his army of rebels was crucified along the Via Apia. Among the six thousand screaming figures is the former slave-turned-gladiator known only as AQUILA.