2000 AD Prog 1982 out now!
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2000 AD Prog 1982 is out now from all good stockists and online, with another head-spinning plunge into the future-shocked worlds of the Comic of Tomorrow!
Joining Judge Dredd, Sláine and Brink this prog is the return of Grey Area by Dan Abnett and Mark Harrison for the climactic chapters of the current arc, with the alien world Bulliet and co are stranded on facing destruction thanks to a hungry God-Star.
Any Earthlets that need a quick catchup on where we left the ETC officers can peruse this handy memory-dump:
Completing this issue’s line-up is a Time Twister from writer Rory McConville and, making his 2000 AD debut, artist Steven Austin!
Judge Dredd: The Lion's Den
by Michael Carroll, PJ Holden, Adam Brown, and Annie Parkhouse
Mega-City One, 2138 ad. Home to 72 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America. Resources are stretched, crime is rampant, and only the Judges — empowered to dispense instant justice — can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all was JUDGE DREDD — he was the law! But he is now presumed dead after a shuttle explosion, and Justice Dept is seeking help from Brit-Cit...
by Pat Mills, Simon Davis, and Ellie De Ville
Albion, in a time of legend. Celtic warrior SLÁINE united the tribes of the Earth Goddess Danu and became the first High King of Ireland, before returning to being a wanderer. Now, having journeyed to the Isle of Monadh to rescue Sinead from the Drune Lords, he’s discovered that they have been experimenting on their own creations — including the brutal, superhuman Primordial, whom sláine has just learnt is his old friend Gort...
by Dan Abnett, INJ Culbard, and Simon Bowland
The early 21st century, and through environmental catastrophe and industrial overload Earth has been reduced to a uninhabitable wasteland. Mankind finally evacuated the planet in 2075 and millions were housed in a number of habitats, the human race crammed into these artificial worlds, living off synth food and nudge drugs. In this pressure-cooker environment, all manner of communities and sects find a home...
Tharg's Time Twisters: The Timeless Assassin
by Rory McConville, Steve Austin, and Ellie De Ville
Forget what you think you understand, Earthlets, about your species' notion of time. Take nothing for granted when it comes to human history, or an unknowable future - the process of time can be broken, bent back on itself, or even sent in entirely the wrong direction. These complete head-spinning tales warp the very fabric of chronology...
Grey Area: End Game
by Dan Abnett, Mark Harrison, and Annie Parkhouse
The Global Exo Segregation Zone — aka the GREY AREA — is a huge sector in Arizona given over to housing the large number of ET immigrants seeking a new home, and policed by Exo Transfer Control squads, such as Bulliet’s team, comprising Birdy, Feo, Kymn and Neats. However, when they tried to destroy a God-Star that was threatening Earth, they were plunged through a wormhole and stranded on an alien world...