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Released 12th Dec 2018
The Galaxy's Greatest Comic rounds out another storming year with a 100-page Xmas spectacular, featuring a stunning line-up of stories and creators. Judge Dredd tackles a sinister Christmas spirit in "Jingle All the Way"; Nolan Blake has to investigate a terrorist cell in Skip Tracer: "Louder Than Bombs"; vampire bounty hunter Durham Red takes down a criminal gang in "Three Gifts"; Celtic warrior Slaine learns a little of Ukko's nefarious past in "The Bogatyr"; Deadworld's survivors face down Judge Fear in "Running Scared"; something evil lurks in the woods in new folk-horror series "Thistlebone"; the master cult makes its move in Brink: "High Society"; the vampires take to the skies above WWI France in Fiends of the Western Front; and the supernatural series Caballistics, Inc. comes to a close with the final ever episode "Visiting Hour." Plus much more!
- Alec Worley, Gordon Rennie, Ian Edginton, Kek-W, Pat Mills, James Peaty, T.C. Eglington & Dan Abnett
- Ben Willsher, Boo Cook, Chris Weston, Dom Reardon, INJ Culbard, Lee Carter, Paul Marshall, Tiernen Trevallion & Dave Kendall
- Dylan Teague
- Annie Parkhouse, Ellie De Ville & Simon Bowland
- Cover Artist
- John Higgins
Judge Dredd » Jingle All The Way (part 1)
Mega-City One, 2140 AD. Home to over 100 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America, with the irradiated wasteland known as the Cursed Earth to the west. Unemployment is rife, boredom universal and crime is rampant. Tensions rest on a knife-edge and only the zero-tolerance Judges can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all is JUDGE DREDD — he is the Law!
Caballistics, Inc. » Visiting Hour (part 1)
During the Second World War, a department was formed within the Ministry of Defence to combat Nazi occult warfare. When its funding was scrapped it was bought up by reclusive millionaire rock star Ethan Kostabi and turned into a new paranormal investigation outfit CABALLISTICS, INC. However, Kostabi had his own agenda, and his employees had to battle to bring him down. Now, they’re counting the cost...
The Fall of Deadworld » Running Scared (part 1)
The planet that eventually became known as DEADWORLD was once a regular civilisation existing in a dimension parallel to our own. But the end of days is coming, and creatures known as the Dark Judges are spreading their contagion, exterminating all life. A band of resistance fighters has attacked Sector House 13, but two of them, Spike and Patti, have become separated, and are at the mercy of Judge Fear...
Skip Tracer » Louder Than Bombs (part 1)
The Cube, the 27th century. This vast city floating in the depths of space was once a monitoring station, but has been refitted by the Earth-led Consociation as a solution to a universal housing problem. It’s now home to every kind of undesirable and wanted criminal. That’s where SKIP TRACER Nolan Blake comes in, a former soldier turned tracker, who was left with psychic abilities after a clash on an alien planet...
Sláine » The Bogatyr (part 1)
Albion. Celtic warrior SLÁINE united the tribes of the Earth Goddess Danu and became the first High King of Ireland, but is now a wanderer, seeking adventure where the Goddess directs him. Having battled the Drune Lords on the Isle of Monadh, he’s now travelled to the city of New Troy, with the intention of taking the fight for Albion’s freedom to the tyrannical Emperor Brutus...
Brink » High Society (part 12)
The late 21st century, and through environmental catastrophe and industrial overload Earth has been reduced to a wasteland. Mankind finally evacuated the planet in 2072 and millions were housed in a number of deep-space Habitats. Bridget Kurtis, investigator with the Habitat Security Division, was involved in a sect-crime case that saw her partner murdered. Now, she’s gone undercover on Yuliya Habitat...
In 1980, the diary of German soldier Hans Schmitt was discovered in Berlin, detailing events that occurred in 1941, when he and his comrades encountered the terrifying Captain Constanta and his Romanian platoon, who feasted on the blood of their Russian enemies. But Schmitt was not the first trooper to encounter Constanta on the battlefield — the vampire was on the Western Front too, in France in 1916...
Durham Red » Three Gifts (part 1)
Late 22nd century. After the Atomic Wars, many survivors were warped by Strontium 90 fallout. These ‘mutants’ became a victimised underclass, forced into ghettos, with bounty hunting the only job open to them. One such former Search/Destroy agent is vampire DURHAM RED, who requires blood to survive. Feared by both the criminals she hunts and her fellow Stronts, Red has a formidable reputation that precedes her...