Toast The Revolution
Digital Edition - 8th Dec 2010
Judge Dredd » Blaze of Glory (Part 1)
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.
Earth, the near future. Lilly Mackenzie and her diminutive pal Cosmo Judd get regular employment on the transport ships heading out into the far reaches of the galaxy. It’s badly paid, menial labour, working in cramped, filthy conditions. So when they have the chance to leave all that behind, Lilly must have a good reason for declining the better offer. Hadn’t she...?
Samizdat Squad » Black Flowers (Part 1)
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...
Insurrection » Insurrection II (Part 1)
Mega-City One colony K Alpha 61, 2133 AD. A mining colony established by Justice Depart-ment, K Alpha 61 renamed itself Liberty after cutting loose from the Big Meg. Furious at this outright display of dissent, and in a bid to stop the revolt spreading to other colonies, the SJS are determined to put down Colonial Marshal Karel Luther’s forces by any means necessary..