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Throwback Thursday for Towel Day: When 2000AD’s Tharg went Hitchhiker’s

Since today (25th May) is Towel Day, the annual day of remembrance of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy creator Douglas Adams, we thought we’d remind 2000AD‘s alien editor Tharg of his declared interest in all things 42. Today an international phenomenon, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is  (as if most downthetubes readers neededContinue reading Throwback Thursday for Towel Day: When 2000AD’s Tharg went Hitchhiker’s

2000AD’s 40th Anniversary Special - David Aja Cover Reprint SNIP

Two Thargs descend on Stoke Newington for celebratory 2000AD chat

2000AD, the beloved weekly home of Judge Dredd turns 40 years old this year. As part of the Stoke Newington Literary Festival, celebrate with two insiders who’ve worn the mantle of ‘Tharg’, alien editor of the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic. Steve MacManus edited 2000AD in its 1980s heyday, and current editor Matt Smith presides over aContinue reading Two Thargs descend on Stoke Newington for celebratory 2000AD chat

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New Comics Out Now – Shocks Galore in 2000AD and Cosplaying Canines! (w/c 18th April 2016)

As British talent invades the US (again – and yes, we’re aware only older readers might get this reference*), here’s our quick list of new comics on sale in newsagents and comic shops this week, skewed toward creators from the UK and Eire. The action and shocks in “Judge Dredd” is so big in 2000AD ProgContinue reading New Comics Out Now – Shocks Galore in 2000AD and Cosplaying Canines! (w/c 18th April 2016)

Dreams of Deadworld SNIP

Nightmarish Dark Judges “origin story” coming to 2000AD

It started with an artist’s dream – but now, the nightmare of the Dark Judges’ early days is coming to 2000AD. Artist Dave Kendall was inspired by a haunting dream to create his own versions of John Wagner and Brian Bolland’s classic Judge Death, Judge Mortis, Judge Fire, and Judge Fear characters – and now thoseContinue reading Nightmarish Dark Judges “origin story” coming to 2000AD

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A Barbed Fist in a Velvet Glove: An Interview with writer Gordon Rennie

  Going into this interview I had heard that Gordon Rennie isn’t the sort of writer you ask for a cuddle. He also isn’t the sort of writer who spends his day gossiping on Facebook or posting photos of his dinner on Twitter. What he does do, in my humble opinion, is write interesting storiesContinue reading A Barbed Fist in a Velvet Glove: An Interview with writer Gordon Rennie