2000 AD Prog 2011 (2016 Christmas Special)
Guy Adams &
Dave Kendall &
Annie Parkhouse &
- Cover Artist
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!
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...
The universe is a big place, and if you want cargo delivered from one planet to another you’re going to need a shipping company you can rely on. Fortunately, there’s ACE TRUCKING CO., the premier courier service for all your transportation needs. Captain of the Speedo Ghost is Ace Garp, and together with his engineer Feek and bodyguard GBH they’re the galaxy’s most tucker truckers!
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...
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: riots, storms, undead creatures roaming the landscape. Now, Judge Fairfax, formally a part of this world’s brutal Justice Department, is fleeing to a safe harbour, a young girl called Jess under his protection, whose family Fairfax failed to save...
An alternate 1940s Hollywood. WWII is over, victory having been secured by occult means. Now, magic is a part of everyday life, its practitioners commonplace. Mallory HOPE is one such skilled operative, though calling on the dark arts takes its toll on the user. He’s also a private investigator, hired for all manner of down n’ dirty jobs, but the one desperate case he wants to close is the whereabouts of his wife and son...
Following Spartacus’s failed revolt against his Roman masters, his army of rebels was crucified. Amongst them was the former slave-turned-gladiator known only as AQUILA. Dying a slow death, he cried out to the gods for vengeance — and Ammit the Devourer heard him, offering him immortality in return for reaping the souls of evil men. Now, centuries later, stories are still told about the myth of Aquila...
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...