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2000AD Prog 2189 Cover

2000AD Prog 2189 is on sale right now in newsagents, with a creepy cover from Neil Roberts, inspired by Judge Dredd’s battle with the first of the first of the Horsemen of the Apocalypse in Brit Cit this Prog.

(If you want to know more about how Neil created his eye catching cover, check out this item here on the 2000AD web site).

Here’s what’s inside… an issue that includes a terrific Psi Judge Anderson Art Star page by Neil McClements.

2000AD Prog 2189 Judge Dredd

Judge Dredd: End of Days Part 6
By Rob Williams (writer) Colin MacNeil (artist) Chris Blythe (colourist) Simon Bowland (letterer)

Mega-City One, 2142 AD. Home to over 140 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America. With unemployment rife and boredom universal, tensions run a knife-edge and crime is rampant. 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!

2000AD 2189 Full Tilt Boogie

Full Tilt Boogie Part 5
By Alex de Campi (writer) Eduardo Ocana (artist) Simon Bowland (letterer)

Out in the deep reaches of the cosmos, teenager Tee – together with her grandmother and cat – is a bounty hunter/hired help, operating from her patched-together spaceship. Capable and resourceful, Tee was recently paid to rescue the Luxine Prince Ifan from his debtors’ prison.

But they crashed on a remote moon, where they encountered an eccentric A.I. called Horus and a terrifying warrior known as the Black Dog…

2000AD 2189 The Diaboliks

The Diaboliks: Profundo Rosso Part Two
By Gordon Rennie (writer) Dom Reardon (artist) Jim Campbell (letterer)

Solomon Ravne and Jennifer Simmons were once part of Caballistics, Inc., a private paranormal troubleshooting outfit put together by reclusive rock star Ethan Kostabi. Jennifer, however, was thrown into Hell, and became possessed by a demon.

After Caballistics was disbanded, Ravne and Jenny became a couple, having a baby together. Now, in a bid to keep them off their backs, they’re working with The Malleus…

2000AD Prog 2189 - The Order

The Order: Land of the Free Part Six
By Kek-W (writer) John Burns (artist) Simon Bowland (letterer)

Throughout history, mankind has been under threat of extermination by the Wurms, creatures from another plane that systematically break into our reality. Defending humanity are the men and women of The Order, a secret band of warriors that have fought the entities across the centuries.

But time has become fractured, allowing a new chronology to be created. The tyrannical Francis Bacon now has access to future tech…

2000AD Prog 2189 - The Out

The Out Part Three

By Dan Abnett (writer) Mark Harrison (artist) Annie Parkhouse (letterer)

The furthest edge of the universe, far into the future. Cyd Finlea is photojournalist working for the publishers Global Neographic, travelling deep into outer space — otherwise known as THE OUT — and cataloguing the sights and alien societies that she encounters. She’s been doing this for so long, she can’t remember how far she is now from Earth, but regardless she keeps going — just her and her camera…

2000AD Prog 2189 is on sale from all good UK newsagents now and here from the 2000AD web shop

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The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.



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