2000 AD Prog 2265 is out now! Featuring more new Judge Dredd, Proteus Vex, The Order, Kingmaker, and brand new Saphir!

PROG 2265 out now


Engage imaginations and prepare to plunge once again into the discombobulating dimensions of the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic. This issue, Judge Dredd, Kingmaker, Proteus Vex and The Order are joined by Saphir, writer Kek-W and artist David Roach’s turn-of-the-century Parisienne tale of magic, mystery and fantastical worlds. It made its debut as a 3riller back in Progs 2197-2199, and now it returns as a short series featuring even more ghafflebette monsters and mayhem!

Also new this week is Judge Dredd Megazine 440, featuring the scintillating second episodes of Death Cap, Surfer, Diamond Dogs III and Lawless, plus the start of a new Dredd thriller, Praise Zort!, by Rory McConville and Staz Johnson. If you jumped onboard the Meg with the scrotnig new line-up that commenced in #439, then naturally you won’t want to miss this — and to make doubly sure you grab this issue it comes bagged with the first instalment of Garth Ennis and Henry Flint’s Hawk the Slayer sequel.

For fans of 1980s British fantasy, this is most definitely an essential purchase — buy it now, Terrans, or the hunchback will hear of it!



2000 AD Prog 2265 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!

Cover Art by David Roach / Cover Colours by Dylan Teague

Script: Ken Niemand / Art: Patrick Goddard / Colours: Dylan Teague / Letters: Annie Parkhouse

JUDGE DREDD // Working Girl // Part Three!

Mega-City One, 2143 AD. Home to over 160 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America. Crime is rampant and only the Judges — zero-tolerance cops empowered to dispense instant justice — can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all is JUDGE DREDD — he is the Law! Now, courier Mona Plankhurst had become involved in a highly dangerous delivery scheme…

Script: Ian Edginton / Art: Leigh Gallagher / Letters: Jim Campbell

KINGMAKER // Falls The Shadow // Part Four!

The Nine Kingdoms may have defeated Ichnar the Wraith King to live in relative peace, but they hadn’t reckoned on the Thorn — a race of aliens that occupied their world with the intention of strip-mining its magic. Wizard Ablard, ork Crixus and dryad Princess Yarrow believed they may have the means to stop them — but Ichnar manifested in Ablard, and Crixus and Yarrow were forced to kill him. Ichnar’s spirit escaped…

Script: Kek-W / Art: John Burns / Letters: Simon Bowland

THE ORDER // Fantastic Voyage / Part Four!

Throughout history, mankind has been under threat of extermination by the Wurms, creatures that break into our reality. Defending humanity are the men and women of THE ORDER, a band of warriors that have fought the entities across the centuries. But time has become fractured, and now the despotic Francis Bacon is determined to rule a vast empire. Now, the various members of The Order have become separated…

Script: Kek-W / Art: David Roach / Colours: Peter Doherty / Letters: Annie Parkhouse

SAPHIR 2 // Liaisons Dangereuses / Part One!

Paris, 1899. Inspector Alphonse Mucha of the Sûreté previously met and became involved with the mysterious Lady Sofia Corundum when he was called to her house, and was embroiled in an adventure that took him to a dangerous dimension. Now, the powerful Lady Sofia has need of the Inspector once more — and yet again Paris is about to feel the wrath of a being from another reality…

Script: Mike Carroll / Art: Jake Lynch / Colours: Jim Boswell / Letters: Simon Bowland

PROTEUS VEX // Desire Paths / Part Four!

Another galaxy, the far future. The centuries-long war between the Alliance and the Obdurate people is over, a conflict brought to an end with the deaths of billions when the Alliance teleported a dying white dwarf star into the Obdurate system. Imperium
agent PROTEUS VEX — who is operated by a flesh-pilot — has now become an enemy of the Alliance when he released information about past war crimes…