2000 AD Prog 2022
Light 'Em Up!
Ian Edginton &
Steve Yeowell &
Ellie De Ville &
- Cover Artist
Mega-City One, 2139 AD. Home to over 72 million citizens, this urban hell is situated
along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America, where unemployment is
endemic, boredom universal, and crime is rampant. Tensions rest on a constant knifeedge,
and only the zero-tolerance Judges — empowered to dispense instant justice —
can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all is JUDGE DREDD — he is the Law!
Gun-sharks Finnigan SINISTER and Ramone DEXTER are the best hitmen money can
buy in the future city of Downlode. Having spent the last year offworld hunting for Holy
Moses Tanenbaum, a ganglord from an alternate dimension whose presence threatened
the fabric of reality, they’ve returned home, and are getting back to business. But
whacking Tanenbaum has reset the continuum, meaning no one knows who they are...
The people of the Nine Kingdoms had thought that the undead Ichnar the Wraith King was the biggest threat to peace and freedom, but they hadn’t reckoned without the Thorn — a race of aliens that unexpectedly arrived and occupied their world, destroying those that stood in their way. Recruiting the locals to aid their Shrike troopers, they’ve been hunting down all those with magical abilities — including the wizard Ablard...
Seventeenth-century France. The writer Cyrano de Bergerac lies on his deathbed,
wanting to tell one last story before he passes — a tale of how he became part of a
group of warriors known as THE ORDER, who throughout the centuries have been
protecting man from the Wyrms. At certain points in history, these creatures can break through from their dimension and into ours — but something is disrupting the timeline...
Earth, the far future. Mankind has been all but destroyed, those still surviving forced into hiding by Them — insectile creatures that have taken over the world. Charged with protecting humanity are genetically engineered dog-soldiers like Gene the Hackman — savage warriors that patrol the wilderness, keeping Them off their Masters’ lawn. Now, Gene has awoken from stasis on the Masters’ orbital station, and gone on the run...