2000 AD Prog 1949
Step into the Court of the Carrion King
Print Edition - 23rd Sep 2015
Judge Dredd » Ghost Town (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.
Tharg's Future Shocks » Re-Incarn-8 (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…
The Alienist » The Haunting of Hex House (Part 6)
England, 1908. Madelyn Vespertine, an Edwardian woman of indeterminate age and origin, turns up — often unbidden — to deal with strange events of an apparently occult nature. The era is awash with all manner of interest in spiritual matters — seances, hauntings, faerie sightings and more — and Madelyn has the means and technology to investigate them. However, there’s more to her than meets the eye...
The Dark Judges » Dreams of Deadworld (Part 4)
Deadworld, a planet similar to Earth in another dimension. Once, this world was thriving — but then a psychopathic dentist’s son called Sidney was transformed into the creature known as Judge Death, and he determined that life itself was a crime. Creating lieutenants to aid him in his task, they set about massacring an entire planet, purging it of all life. Now, they stand on the bones of a global graveyard...