2000 AD / Rebellion – Publishing Jan-Jun 15!

CPP - 2000 AD Logo Here’s a look at what 2000 AD have coming for you over the period January to June 2015! We’ll be bringing you our particular recommends of all publishers together by month of publication. Note: Publication dates are accurate at time of writing but can change.

Series / Character
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Slaine – Brutania
Pat Mills, Simon Davis
Slaine – Brutania
Brand New Slaine!
Ancient Albion. Celtic barbarian warrior Sláine united the tribes of the Earth Goddess and became the first High King of Ireland. After ruling for seven years, he fought for the Goddess in other eras before returning to save his people from the Fomorian sea devils. Now, he’s crossed over onto the isle of Monadh in an attempt to rescue Sinead from the evil clutches of the Drune Lords…
This brand-new chapter in the life of Sláine is the perfect jumping on point for new readers as writer Pat Mills (Marshal Law) transports the Celtic warrior to the ancient world of Albion. This book also introduces the fully-painted art style of Simon Davis (Ampney Crucis) to the strip for the first time.
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Strontium Dog: Dogs of War
John Wagner, Carlos Ezquerra
Strontium Dog: Dogs of War (Life and Death of Jonny Alpha)
Alpha Engaged!
Late 22nd century. After the Atomic Wars, many survivors were warped by the Strontium 90 fallout. These ‘mutants’ became a victimised underclass, and the only job open to them was bounty hunting. One such Search/Destroy agent, or STRONTIUM DOG, is Johnny Alpha, who was thought killed. But he has been resurrected and is now leading mutantkind in a revolution against the Norms…
Written by Strontium Dog co-creator John Wagner (A History of Violence) with art by his co-creator Carlos Ezquerra (Judge Dredd) Johnny Alpha’s explosive return from beyond concludes in this action-packed finale.
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Judge Dredd: Case Files 24
John Wagner et al
Judge Dredd Case Files
Turning up the Dial!
The streets don’t come much meaner than those in Mega-City One. Only the Judges – empowered to uphold law and order – keep the city from falling into total anarchy. Toughest of them all is Judge Dredd – he is the law and these are his stories.
In this 24th volume of the bestselling Case Files series, Dredd is faced with one of his hardest challenges yet – bringing justice to the ‘Big Meg’s’ worst sector known as ‘The Pit’! Also, the ultimate lawman faces a legendary war robot when Judge Dredd squares off against the A.B.C. Warrior Hammerstein!
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Dredd: Urban Warfare
Arthur Wyatt, Henry Flint
Judge Dredd
The Comic Book Sequel to the Hit Film!
Featuring three action-packed stories from the critically acclaimed cinematic world of DREDD. In Underbelly Ma-Ma’s death has led to a power vacuum and now other criminal gangs in Mega-City One are trying to fill the gap. When a number of corpses are discovered in a rad-pit, the bodies are all revealed to be mutants. Could the dead be connected with an outfit smuggling illegal refugees into the city from the Cursed Earth? Judge Dredd once again teams up with Psi-Judge Anderson as they scour the underworld for the perps responsible!
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Insurrection: Liberty
Dan Abnett, Colin McNeil
Worth fighting for, worth dying for…
Mega-City colonial space, 2135 AD. Mining colony K Alpha 61 renamed itself Liberty after cutting loose from the Big Meg. Furious at this dissent, and in a bid to stop the revolt spreading to other colonies, the SJS launched a blistering attack on Colonial Marshal Karel Luther’s forces. Now, the alien Zhind have been defeated, and the SJS are turning on the insurrectionists…
This thrilling conclusion to the Insurrection story was written by Dan Abnett (Guardians of the Galaxy) with art by Colin MacNeil (Judge Dredd).
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Tales of Telguuth
Steve Moore et al
A tribute to Steve Moore
In March 2014, British comics lost one of its’ most creative and distinct voices in the form of Steve Moore. The father of the 2000 AD Future Shock, Steve created many memorable characters including Lazer Erazer and Axel Pressbutton for Warrior, and the psychotic Dalek killer, Abslom Daak for the Doctor Who Magazine.
This collection features the highly-regarded fantasy series which Moore developed for 2000 AD, along with some of his classic Future Shocks. It will also a new feature an introduction from Alan Moore (no relation), for whom Steve Moore was a major influence.
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Zenith Phase 3
Grant Morrison, Steve Yeowell
The Lloigor have returned and once again threaten to destroy all reality. In order to stop them, Maximan of alternative Earth 23 has assembled an army of superheroes, including Zenith and ex-members of Cloud 9.
They are tasked with travelling to ‘occupied’ earths and destroying them, in the hope of stopping others from falling. Despite the danger Zenith decides to tag along. After all, with his musical career and popularity on the wane, he really has nothing better to do…
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Judge Dredd: Luna 1
John Wagner et al
Judge Dredd
The Law Man on the Moon!
In 2061, an international lunar treaty divided a million square miles of the moon’s surface between Mega-Cities One, Two and Texas City. Every sixs one of these cities has to supply a Judge-Marshal to govern it…enter Judge Dredd! An environment every bit as deadly as the streets of the ‘Big Meg’, Judge-Marshal Dredd has his work cut out for him – especially when war breaks out during the first Lunar Olympics!
Written by John Wagner and featuring some beautiful artwork by Brian Bolland, Ian Gibson and Mick McMahon, these early Dredd stories are out of this world!
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ABC Warriors: Return to Mars
Pat Mills Clint Langley
ABC Warriors
The Shrap is back!
Mars, the far future. Tasked with increasing the peace on the war-ravaged Red Planet, the A.B.C. Warriors are reunited with one of their oldest number – the mechanic known as Tubal Caine AKA Happy Shrapnel. As Happy explains how he died and was subsequently resurrected by Medusa (the planetary consciousness).
Happy’s story exposes the identity of the villain responsible for most of the trouble on Mars – ‘the father of all A.B.C. Warriors’ needs to be executed, and the Warriors are going to need the help of another old ally to carry out the mission…
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Devlin Waugh: Red Tide
John Smith, et al.
Devlin Waugh
The Vivacious, Vampiric Vadelect of Valor Returns!
Vampirism can be a bally intolerable nuisance to one’s social life – ask Devlin Waugh. Having been transformed into a blood-sucking fiend when on a mission for the Vatican, the one-time Corinthian is now a shadow of his old, jovial self.
But now a terrifying evil from Devlin’s past has returned with an unquenchable thirst for mayhem. Will the former connoisseur of au courant be equipped to defeat this menace? Or is the world destined to suffer in the putrescent grip of this supernatural, degenerate force?
This transcendent tome is brought to you by the considerable talents of John Smith (Indigo Prime) Colin McNeil (Judge Dredd) John Burns (Nikolai Dante), Sean Phillips (Fatale), Peter Doherty (The Dreaming) and Jock (Batman, Judge Dredd).
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The VC’s: Hell In the Heavens
Gerry Finley-Day
The VC’s
Deep Space Classics!
By 2531, humanity had colonised the solar system. Warfare and barbarity had all but been forgotten. Then the ‘Geeks’ arrived – a deadly alien species with only one thing on their dark, unfathomable minds…the extinction of the human race!
And so, humankind was forced to battle once more, this time amongst the stars, in space patrol ships crewed by the V.C.’s (aka Vacuum Cleaners). New recruit Steve Smith is ready for action, but first he must face a fight closer to home, and gain the acceptance of his combat-hardened crew mates.