Judge Dredd Megazine 348
Print Edition - 21st May 2014
Judge Dredd » Rad to the Bone (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.
Deep in the heart of the Grand Hall of Justice lies the Black Museum, Justice Department’s permanent exhibition of the relics from bygone crimes. Whether it’s a notorious serial killer’s trophies or the weapons of the Dark Judges, the violent history of the Big Meg is laid bare here. Let guide Henry Dubble show you around...
UK, 2014. The British Government’s revolutionary space programme of the 1950s, which saw manned expeditions heading out into the cosmos, led to all manner of alien beings taking an interest in Earth. A ministry was set up to defend the UK from invasion, but sixty years later, all that’s left is Henry Morningside and his assistant Stan...
Judge Anderson » Dead End (Part 6)
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...