Digital Edition - 2nd Jul 2003
Judge Dredd » Revenge of the Chief Judge's Man (Part 6)
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 6)
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...
Rogue Trooper » Ghouls (Part 4)
The last of the Genetic Infantrymen, clone-soldier Rogue went hunting the Traitor General that sold out his comrades on the war-blasted planet of Nu Earth, accompanied by the digitized souls of his dead friends Gunnar, Helm and Bagman...
Sinister Dexter » Write from Wrong (Part 3)
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
Past Imperfect » Otherworld (Part 2)
Tales from the past, but not as we know it...