2000 AD Prog 2303 out now!
PROG 2303 out now
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A new Judge Dredd story starts this prog, courtesy of Rob Williams and Henry Flint, picking up plot threads from the End of Days saga. Mega- City One has granted sanctuary to the two Sov Judges Buratino and Izaaks, but as the Grand Hall debates what to do with them, East-Meg has plans of its own…
Elsewhere, there’s more circuitshattering excitement in Chimpsky’s Law, Enemy Earth, Hope and Hershey, delivered at just the right level of zarjazosity that I know you Squaxx demand!
2000 AD Prog 2303 is out now from all good newsagents and comic book stores, plus digitally from our webshop and apps! Don’t forget that if you buy an issue of 2000 AD in the first week of its release then postage in the UK is free!DOWNLOAD THE APP >> SUBSCRIBE NOW >> Cover art by Luke Horsman Script: Rob Williams / Art: Henry Flint / Letters: Annie ParkhouseJUDGE DREDD // Buratino Must Die, part one
Mega-City One, 2144 AD. Home to over 180 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 DREDD — he is the Law! Now, following the ‘End of Days’ incident, two East-Meg Judges have been granted sanctuary in MC-1…Script: Ken Niemand / Art: PJ Holden / Colours: Chris Blythe / Letters: Simon BowlandCHIMPSKY’S LAW // A Terrifically Disturbing Adventure, part three
Mega-City One, 2144 AD. Noam Chimpsky is a super-intelligent ape living in Ludi Wittgenstein block, and he sees it as his mission to protect his fellow residents from the various threats and problems that can befall a citizen of the Big Meg. He does all this secretly, allowing others to take the credit, such as Wittgenstein’s useless block Judge Stan. But now a malicious pair of psychic juves have moved into the block…Script: Guy Adams / Art: Jimmy Broxton / Letters: Jim CampbellHOPE // …in The Shadows Reel Two, part two
An alternate 1940s USA. WWII is over, victory having been secured by occult means, and consequently magic is a part of everyday life. Mallory HOPE is one such skilled operative, though calling on the dark arts takes its toll on the user. He’s also a P.I., hired for all manner of down n’ dirty jobs — and an investigation into a cursed movie has led to the reappearance of Hope’s missing wife, Alice, who has plans for the film…Script: Cavan Scott / Art: Luke Horsman / Letters: Annie ParkhouseENEMY EARTH // Book One, part three
The near future. Mother Nature has turned against the people that live upon the Earth’s surface. Now, the planet’s flora and fauna have mutated and are viciously attacking humanity. As society crumbles, and survivors seek safety, young Zoe, who has lost her own family, has discovered an underground bunker in London, in which a young boy has been living for five years with his protective robot…Script: Rob Williams / Art: Simon Fraser / Letters: Simon BowlandHERSHEY // The Cold In The Bones: Book One, part three
Judge Barbara Hershey was one of Justice Department’s most respected and capable young officers before she became Chief Judge. Leading the city through numerous challenges, she only occasionally clashed with Dredd — until the ‘Small House’ affair and the revelation of Judge Smiley’s clandestine operations on her watch. Now, seriously ill from a microbial virus, she’s faked her death to deal with Smiley’s legacy…
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