Judge Dredd Megazine 398Published: 17th July, 2018
Cover Series: Strange Brigade
Creators: Tiernen Trevallion (Cover Artist)
Judge Dredd » This Corrosion (Part 3)
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. With the population crammed into giant city-blocks, and unemployment widespread, crime is rampant. Stemming the tide of chaos are the Judges, empowered to dispense instant justice. Toughest of them all is Judge Dredd – he is the Law!
The Returners » Irmazhina (Part 5)
Ciudad Barranquilla, 2140 AD. This South American metropolis, sometimes referred to as ‘Banana City’, is a notoriously poor and corrupt enclave, ruled over by a Justice Department in the pockets of the cartels. Life on its streets can be short and violent, but for four very different people death is not the end but the start of something terrifying...
Devlin Waugh » Kiss of Death (Part 2)
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 one of the most recognised celebrities on the circuit, and many seek out his company...
Chopper » Wandering Spirit (Part 4)
The Oz Radback, 2140 AD. Marlon Shakespeare was once one of MC-1’s greatest skysurfers, winning the illegal Supersurf 7 before escaping from the cubes to travel to Oz to participate in Supersurf 10. After the slaughter of Supersurf 11 in MC-2, he retired to Oz, where he’s mostly led a trouble-free life. After a stint as a beachguard, he’s now back in the Radback...
Strange Brigade » Strange Brigade (Part 1)
It is the 1930s, and Department of Antiquities head Lady Imelda Webster has assembled a team to battle the unnatural and uncanny – comprising sniper Frank Fairburne, Oxford academic Professor Archimedes De Quincey, brash Northern demonslayer Gracie Braithwaite and Maasai spirit-warrior Nalangu Rushida, they are the Strange Brigade!
Supplement episodes include:
Judge Dredd » The Chief Judge’s Speech (Part 1)
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! Inspired by Clint Eastwood in Dirty Harry; the film poster for Death Race 2000. The name Judge Dredd came from Pat Mills who was originally going to use it for a different character. The first Judge Dredd story published was drawn by Mike McMahon, not co-creator Carlos Ezquerra. Ezquerra was so upset that he didn't draw Dredd for five years afterwards, only returning for the Apocalypse War mega-epic.
The Streets of Dan Francisco » The Streets of Dan Francisco (Parts 1 - 5)
Mega-City One, 2135 AD. Judge Dan Francisco was a vid-star, presenting his show The Streets of Dan Francisco to viewers across the metropolis as he tackled crime live on air. Becoming Chief Judge, his tenure was cut short by the events of Chaos Day, and he resigned. Now, he returns to the streets, haunted by guilt, and determined to bring stability to a broken city...
Tharg's Future Shocks » Brand Loyalty (Part 1)
Out in the vast reaches of the universe, there are an infinite number of stories waiting to be told. From chronicles of the lowliest swamp denizens in backwater galaxies to the rise and fall of rulers of entire star systems, anything is possible in these twisted tales. Abandon your preconceptions, expect the unexpected and take a trip beyond the edges of the imagination…