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Preview: Prog 2100

Preview: Prog 2100

Welcome to another magic milestone in the illustrious history of the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic™.
Buckle up for this bumper 52-page landmark Prog 2100, featuring a mouthwatering line up of tasty ThrillPower™, with a stellar cast of creators and fan favourite characters old & new.
Meet new guy, Skip Tracer, galactic bounty hunter, welcome back Judge Dredd, Sinister Dexter, Anderson Psi-Division, Brink and Kingdom. Shiver in the presence of the Dark Judges and a new incarnation of the vampiric classic, Fiends of the Eastern Front.
A worthy special edition of everyone’s favourite sci-fi anthology appropriately marked with a stunning cover by comics legend, George Pérez (Teen Titans, Wonder Woman, etc!).
If all that was not incentive enough, all stories within start this Prog – a perfect jumping-on point for new readers seeking Thrills!

JUDGE DREDD // THE SMALL HOUSE
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. Crime is rampant, and only the Judges — empowered to dispense instant justice — can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all is JUDGE DREDDhe is the Law! Now, Dredd and a small team of colleagues have been tracking covert operatives, under the command of the mysterious SmileyRob Williams (w). Henry Flint (a).
Judge Dredd created by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra

BRINK // HIGH SOCIETY
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
Brink created by Dan Abnett & INJ Culbard

SKIP TRACER // LEGION
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-for-hire, whose experiences on an alien battlefield left him with psi-powers…
Skip Tracer created by James Peaty & Paul Marshall

ANDERSON, PSI-DIVISION // DEATH’S DARK ANGELS Mega-City One, 2140 AD. Psi-Division is a section of Justice Department that specialises in Judges with accentuated psychic talents — from precognition to exorcism, it deals with all manner of paranormal crimes. Cassandra ANDERSON is Justice Department’s top telepath, and has saved the city on numerous occasions from all manner of supernatural threats, most notably the four Dark JudgesDeath, Fear, Fire and MortisAlan Grant (w). Jake Lynch (a).
Psi-Judge Cassandra Anderson created by John Wagner & Brian Bolland

SINISTER DEXTER // TIGHT GROUPING
Gun-sharks Finnigan SINISTER and Ramone DEXTER are the best triggers money can buy in the future city of Downlode. Having whacked Holy Moses Tanenbaum, a ganglord from an alternate dimension whose presence threatened the fabric of reality, they’ve found killing him reset the continuum, meaning no one knows who they are, apart from hacker Billi Octavo.
Now, they’re taking stock after a brush with lethal hitman the DevilDan Abnett (w). Steve Yeowell (a).
Sinister Dexter created by Dan Abnett & David Millgate

FIENDS OF THE EASTERN FRONT // 1812
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, as General Armand D’Hubert of Napoleon’s Grand Armée recounts… Ian Edgington (w). Dave Taylor (a).
Fiends of the Eastern Front created by Gerry Finley-Day & Carlos Ezquerra

KINGDOM // ALPHA AND OMEGA
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.
Now, Gene, fellow Aux Pause and human Leezee Sower have escaped the Masters’ orbital and crash-landed back on Earth…
Kingdom created by Dan Abnett & Richard Elson

Preview: Judge Dredd Megazine #400

Preview: Judge Dredd Megazine #400

With an important milestone yet again about to be reached in the annals of the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic™ – the illustrious Prog 2100 – be sure not to overlook another landmark in 2000AD’s monthly sister title, the Judge Dredd Megazine, with bumper 100-page issue 400.

We’re celebrating it in suitably fine style by featuring a stellar roster of top notch creators, including John Wagner, Alan Grant, Ales Kot, Leah Moore & John Reppion, Henry Flint, Mike Dowling, Nick Percival, Inaki Miranda & more.

The thrills on offer are equally impressive with appearances from some of the best loved characters in the Megazine’s action-packed history; from the Dark Judges to Devlin Waugh, and Anderson Psi-Division to Marshall Etta Lawson, from recent favourite Lawless.

Also contained within are interviews with veteran creators, Alan Hebden, script droid (Meltdown Man, Death Planet) and Ian Gibson, art droid (Halo Jones, Robo-Hunter), as well as a history of the editorial droids that have helmed the mighty Meg from its inception up until current editor, Matt Smith.

Your bonus mini-GN bagged with this special issue is First Shots, a collection of Judge Dredd shorts from a new generation of Ol’ Stony Face artists making their debut on the strip.

Finally, we have a fittingly eye-catching cover from veteran Judge Dredd art droid, Chris Weston, who has contributed some memorable storylines for this Megnificent title throughout the last 400 issues, over the past three decades – a huge “thank you” goes out to all of our loyal readers who have supported the Meg in that time, here’s to the next 400!!

JUDGE DREDD THE TROUBLE WITH HARRY
Mega-City One, 2140 AD. This vast urban hell on the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America is home to over 100 million citizens. Unemployment is rife, boredom universal, and crime is rampant. Stemming the tide of chaos are the Judges, future law-enforcers empowered to dispense instant justice. Toughest of them all is Judge Dredd – he is the Law!  John Wagner (w). Henry Flint (a).
Judge Dredd created by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra

LAWLESS ASHES TO ASHES
Colonial Marshal Metta Lawson was appointed to the frontier township of Badrock on the planet 43 Rega, intent on stamping her authority on the colony. But in doing so, Lawson made many enemies, including Munce, Inc., the mega-corporation that funds Badrock. Now, Munce is planning to dispose of Badrock once and for all...
Lawless created by Dan Abnett & Phil Winslade

BLUNT II PART ONE
The Mega-City One colony Getri-1, 2138 AD. On this remote outpost, Earth colonists have been attempting to make a new home on the planet, cataloguing and exploring its unusual flora and fauna. But a shuttle crash led to a desperate rescue mission, headed by the half- ape Blunt, and upon their return they found the colonists had been kidnapped…
Blunt created by T.C. Eglington & Boo Cook

DEVLIN WAUGH CALL ME BY THY NAME
Brit-Cit, 2140 AD. A freelance paranormal troubleshooter and exorcist for the Vatican, Devlin Waugh is the world’s foremost supernatural investigator. Despite becoming a vampire after getting bitten tackling an outbreak in an underwater prison, Devlin’s escapades have ensured he’s much sought after when his services are required…  Ales Kot (w). Michael Dowling (a).
Devlin Waugh created by John Smith & Sean Phillips

STORM WARNING OVER MY DEAD BODY
Brit-Cit, 2140 AD. Much like its Mega-City counterpart, Brit-Cit Justice Department has its various departments, from Tek to plainclothes, Tactical to Psi-Division, and one of its more prickly operatives in the latter is Lillian Storm, a psychically powerful Judge with the ability to talk to the dead, and is often accompanied by her ghostly helpers… Leah Moore & John Reppion (w). Jimmy Broxton (a).
Storm Warning created by Leah Moore, John Reppion & Tom Foster

THE DARK JUDGES THE TORTURE GARDEN
After the events on the Mayflower, the cargo ship the Solips discovered the Dark Judges Death, Fire and Mortis floating in space, and the alien superfiends murdered the crew. Landing on a remote Mega-City colony world called Dominion, Death and co used their powers to decimate the population and create an army of zombies. Few survivors remain… David Hine (w). Nick Percival (a).
The Dark Judges created by John Wagner, Alan Grant & Brian Bolland

ANDERSON, PSI-DIVISION JORDAN RAMZY
Mega-City One, 2140 AD. Psi-Division is a section of Justice Department that specialises in Judges with accentuated psychic talents – from precognition to exorcism, it is at the forefront in the war against supernatural crime. Cassandra Anderson is Justice Department’s top telepath, and has been instrumental in defending the city from numerous foes… Alan Grant (w). Inaki Miranda (a).
Cassandra Anderson created by John Wagner & Brian Bolland

Steve Gumm – Dredd

Steve Gumm – Dredd

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Daniel Watts – The Slow Walk of Justice

Daniel Watts – The Slow Walk of Justice

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Hieu Hoang Dao – Dredd

Hieu Hoang Dao – Dredd

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Kamil Karpinski – Dredd vs Mean Machine

Kamil Karpinski – Dredd vs Mean Machine

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Justin Mason – Judge Dredd

Justin Mason – Judge Dredd

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Steven Burch – Judge Dredd

Steven Burch – Judge Dredd

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Marcin Ponomarew  – Judge Dredd

Marcin Ponomarew  – Judge Dredd

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Neil Sims – Ol’ Stoney Face

Neil Sims – Ol’ Stoney Face

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