2000 AD Prog 2276 is out now! Featuring more new Judge Dredd, Intestinauts, Brink, and Fiends of the Eastern Front! Plus brand new Hope!

PROG 2276 out now


Welcome back, Terrans, to your weekly barrage of circuit-shattering zarjazness, courtesy of our rivet-poppingly busy creator-droids, and within these cosmic pages you’ll find — alongside the scrotnig latest instalments of Judge Dredd, Fiends of the Eastern Front, Brink and Intestinauts — the opening episode of a new series of Hope, Guy Adams and Jimmy Broxton’s ultra-stylish supernatural noir thriller. The two-book …In the Shadows promises to be the private investigator’s biggest case yet, so miss it at your peril, Squaxx!

Meanwhile, at the time of writing the Command Module ‘bots are gearing up for the free forty-fifth anniversary online con Galaxy’s Greatest, which has over sixty guests appearing on its panels, from Members of Parliament to writers, comedians, artists and broadcasters, all discussing the undeniable importance of Tharg’s illustrious organ. It’s possibly the most wide-ranging, populous event that 2000 AD has ever organised — and if you missed it, it’s all up on YouTube right now for your viewing pleasure. We highly recommend you check it out, humes



2000 AD Prog 2276 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 Tiernen Trevallion

Script: John Wagner / Art: Dan Cornwell / Colours: Dylan Teague / Letters: Annie Parkhouse

JUDGE DREDD // The Citadel / Part Seven!

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, a former cadet called Winterton, due to be euthanised, is relating a story from the Apocalypse War forty years ago…

Script: Ian Edginton / Art: Tiernen Trevallion/ Letters: Annie Parkhouse


In 1980, the diary of German soldier Hans Schmitt was discovered in Berlin, detailing events that occurred in 1941, when he encountered the terrifying vampire Captain Constanta and his Romanian platoon. But Schmitt was not the first trooper to meet
Constanta — the vampire was on the Western Front too, in France in 1916. Now, in 1963, the bloodsucking creature is in East Berlin – but has been captured by Baba Yaga…

Script: Guy Adams / Art: Jimmy Broxton / Letters: Jim Campbell

HOPE // In The Shadows / Reel One – Part One!

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 being based in Los Angeles means he’s often involved in the movie business — which has a magic all of its own…

Script: Arthur Wyatt / Art & Letters: Pye Parr

INTESTINAUTS // The Bowel Impactors / Part Two!

For stomach upsets, future technology has developed nano-robots called INTESTINAUTS, who fight parasites in the gut. These micro-droids are ingested orally, then once their brave battle against the various horrors that can be found in the stomach is over, they take the Big Flush, ready to be uploaded back to headquarters. But this squad of Intestinauts have lost the upload signal, and must cross a fatberg…

Script: Dan Abnett / Art: INJ Culbard / Letters: Simon Bowland

BRINK // Mercury Retrograde / Part Seven!

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. But life on these
cramped, overcrowded stations is tense, often spilling over into madness. Sects are rife, and both the Habitat Security Division and certain journalists are investigating …