Digital Edition - 4th Jun 2003
Interceptor » Interceptor (Part 7)
New York City, 2478. Former combat surgeon Doctor Lyra Darius works in Emergency at Guilliani General Hospital, and when a gunshot victim is wheeled in demanding attention, her life takes a very weird turn. Firstly, her patient turns out not to be human at all and, before he dies, he presses upon her a mysterious object that he insists she keeps safe - a sphere that seems to take the bearer into another dimension...
Judge Dredd » Revenge of the Chief Judge's 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 he didn't draw Dredd for five years afterwards, only returning for the Apocalypse War mega-epic.
Lobster Random » No Gain, No Pain (Part 2)
Ugly of temper and with a pair of claws surgically grafted onto his sides, LOBSTER RANDOM was a GM soldier, adapted to never need sleep or to feel pain. Discharged from the military, he found his talents lay in the art of torture, and he hires out his services for any client who requires information and isn't squeamish about the methods employed to get it...
Tharg's Future Shocks » Revelations (Part 1)
Out in the vast reaches of the universe, there are an infinite number of stories waiting to be told. From chronicles of the lowliest swamp denizens in backwater galaxies to the rise and fall of rulers of entire star systems, anything is possible in these twisted tales. Abandon your preconceptions, expect the unexpected and take a trip beyond the edges of the imagination…
Sinister Dexter » Big Game (Part 1)
The swollen city of Downlode lies sprawled across the heart of future Europe like a hit-and-run victim. Here, life is cheap - if you want someone whacked, you can't buy better bullet monkeys than Finnigan SINISTER and Ramone DEXTER, the city's primo hitmen.
Inspired by John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson in Pulp Fiction.
Artist Jason Brashill declined the chance to co-create Sinister Dexter but he did paint the cover image to promote the characters' first appearance in Prog 981.
Sinister is Latin for left, while Dexter is Latin for right