Judge Dredd Megazine 313
Voices in the Fire
Print Edition - 20th Jul 2011
Judge Dredd » The Family Man (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 that he didn't draw Dredd for five years afterwards, only returning for the Apocalypse War mega-epic.
Numbercruncher » Numbercruncher (Part 8)
Bastard Zane is an enforcer for the Central Ministry of the afterlife. Back when he was alive, he was a nineteenth-century thug, but a deal with the Supreme Being led him to find employment with the ministry, who handle the universe's accounts. Now, deceased mathematician Richard Thyme has signed a contract to be reincarnated, so he can be with his one true love...
Judge Anderson » The Trip (Part 5)
Mega-City One, 2130 AD. Psi-Division is a section within Justice Department that specialises in Judges with accentuated psychic talents - from precognition and telepathy to exorcism. Cassandra Anderson is Psi-Div's top telepath, responsible for saving the city from many paranormal threats...
Samizdat Squad » Red Skies (Part 3)
Samizdat - a form of Soviet dissent. The Sov Block radwastes, 2133 AD. Captain Rykov and Lieutenant Tereshkova were formerly of the Sov military, fighting the separatists, but their refusal to follow orders meant they became enemies of the state. Sentenced to spend the rest of their days in a gulag, they're now free and forming their own rebel strike squad...