Mega-City One, 2143 AD. Home to over 160 million citizens, this urban hell is situated
along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America, with the irradiated Cursed
Earth to the west. Unemployment is rife, boredom universal and violent 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!
Following Spartacus’s failed revolt against his Roman masters, his rebel army was
crucified. Amongst these was the slave-turned-gladiator AQUILA, who cried out to the gods for vengeance — and was answered by Ammit the Devourer, a deity that gifted him with immortality in return for keeping her fed with evil men’s souls. Now, Aquila has travelled into Hades to seek out the spirit of Nero, who knows Ammit’s location...
Mega-City One, 2143 AD. Justice Dept has many divisions tasked with dealing with the threats that face the metropolis, and the mysterious DEPARTMENT K is a branch of Tek-Div, whose brief is to tackle interdimensional enemies seeking to break through the walls of reality. Headed by Judge Kirby, and comprising of intern Afua, Mechanismo droid Estabon and the alien Blackcurrant, they’ve recently returned to MC-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, after a battlefield injury, was left with powerful psi-abilities...
Mega-City One, 2143 AD. Late 21st-century science gave primates the ability to speak
and socialise with humans, and there’s an enclave within the metropolis, Apetown,
where simian citizens can live and work. Noam Chimpsky is a super-intelligent ape,
who has chosen to look after his fellow human civilians in his local sector, ensuring
criminality is discouraged — often under the Judges’ noses — and people are cared for...