Judge Dredd Megazine 357
The Devil in a Red Dress
Print Edition - 18th Feb 2015
Judge Dredd » The Cop (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 he didn't draw Dredd for five years afterwards, only returning for the Apocalypse War mega-epic.
Former Judge Galen DeMarco is now a private investigator, walking the mean streets of Mega-City One.
American Reaper » American Reaper III (Part 3)
New York City, 2062. Fifty years in the future, identity theft has taken a new and deadly twist – victims have their minds and personalities erased and their bodies stolen by the elderly rich seeking another chance of youth, or by criminals and terrorists with even more sinister motives. A team of special agents, known as Reapers, has been formed to hunt down those that have illegally transplanted their identities into others and terminate them with extreme prejudice...
The Texas City Radlands, 2075. He emerged out of the desolate wastelands without a name or able to remember much of his past. Injured, clearly fleeing from individuals who want to do him harm, nothing is known about the man who can only mouth the word ‘Angel’. Little do those that take him in realise just how dangerous he is – or the notorious family he’ll come to raise...