Dredd’s out in the cold and sold to slavers in the latest thriller from Michael Carroll and Paul Davidson
Snow joke, Earthlets – 2000 AD Prog 2065 is out now!
Behind a new Chris Weston cover, another Thrill-packed issue aims to galvanise those excitement sensors and get your optical circuits popping, Terrans — this week we start the third arc of Dredd’s Siberian escapades with writer Michael Carroll joined by art-bot Paul Davidson on The Shroud as the lawman finds himself in the hands of slavers and very far from Mega-City One indeed. Can he escape this frozen hell? Keep watching the progs, Earthlets!
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JUDGE DREDD: THE SHROUD
by Michael Carroll (w) Paul Davidson (a) Chris Blythe (c) Annie Parkhouse (l)
Mega-City One, 2139 AD. Home to over 72 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America, where 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! He’s been picked up by scavengers , who have sold him on to slavers…
ABC WARRIORS: FALLOUT
by Pat Mills (w) Clint Langley (a) Annie Parkhouse (l)
Mars, the far future. War droids created for a conflict that ended centuries ago, the ABC WARRIORS are resistant to Atomic, Bacterial and Chemical warfare. Charged with bringing peace to the civil war-ravaged frontier colonies on the Red Planet, the Mek-nificent Seven have recently recruited the mechanic Tubal Caine, who was once Happy Shrapnel. Now, in the city of Mekana, divisions are appearing within the team…
BRASS SUN: ENGINE SUMMER
by Ian Edginton (w) INJ Culbard (a) Ellie De Ville (l)
The Orrery is a clockwork solar system, a clutch of planets orbiting a vast BRASS SUN, but the outer worlds are freezing as the sun dies. Young Wren must find the elements of the key that will restart the sun, and has embarked on an epic quest with conductor novice Septimus. An aspect of the Blind Watchmaker, the Orrery’s creator, was implanted in Wren’s head, and there are factions that will kill to get it…
SAVAGE: THE THOUSAND YEAR STARE
by Pat Mills (w) Patrick Goddard (a) Ellie De Ville (l)
In 1999, Britain was invaded by the Volgans, and lorry driver BILL SAVAGE’s family were killed. He led the resistance to victory in 2010, when the enemy surrendered. Now, in 2015, Savage has been stationed in Volgan-occupied Berlin under the guise of bar owner Herr Wilder, but his hatred of Volgans caused him to go on killing sprees. He has teamed up with Volgan police officer Nika Volodina to investigate Volgan experiments…
BAD COMPANY: TERRORISTS
by Peter Millian (w) Rufus Dayglo (a) Dom Regan (c) Simon Bowland (l)
It has been a decade since man fought the Krool on the planet Ararat. Danny Franks was just a raw recruit until he was drafted into the guerrilla unit known as BAD COMPANY. Kano, Fly-Trap, Mad Tommy and Thrax were living in a veterans’ compound, dosed in psyche-chem to keep the memories at bay, when they realised the truth about the war had been hidden from them. They busted out, and are now enemies of the state…