Double whammy!
Double whammy!
"Prog 1768 and Meg 320 hits UK shelves today"
Prog 1768 sees mega-City One sealed off as the Judges race against time to stop the delivery of the doomsday virus in Eve of Destruction, the latest thrilling instalment in Day of Chaos by John Wagner and Henry Flint! Come on feel the noise in Grey Area by Dan Abnett and Karl Richardson as the sound problem gets out of hand, then take a trip down old London town for a bit or argy-bargy with Absalom by Gordon Rennie and Tiernen Trevallion. Will Nikolai Dante turn ‘Wedding Bell Blues’ into ‘Crashed the Wedding’? The Wedding of Jena Makarov by Robbie Morrison and Simon Fraser takes an sudden twist! Meanwhile, Johnny Alpha’s hunt continues but Middenface McNulty is becoming suspicious about his friend in The Life and Death of Johnny Alpha by John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra.

In Meg 320, on sale for just £5.60, time gets twisted as Dredd’s New Year gets off to a bizarre start in Old man Time by Mike Carroll and Nick Dyer. The Special Relationship gets put under a bit of strain in Armitage: The Underground by Dave Stone and Patrick Goddard, while things get personal for American Reaper by Pat Mills and Clint Langley, and Strange and Darke head to the seaside in New Blood by john Smith and Colin MacNeil. Plus - Dredd artist Mick Austin gets interrogated and we investigate the rise of the Manga and the fall of Warrior.

Warning: thrill levels at critical, Earthlets – beware of overload!

Michael Molcher

Wednesday 1st February 2012