Preview // Prog 1891 cover art - Alex Ronald
Delighted to welcome husband / wife creative team, Leah Moore & John Reppion(Albion), to the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic™, with their first scripted series, Black Shuck; about a community being attacked by a relentless horde of trolls - and I’m not talking about the internet, folks!
JUDGE DREDD // STUDENT BODIES
Mega-City One, 2136 AD. Home to 50 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America, where tensions run a constant knife-edge. Crime is rampant, and only the Judges – empowered to dispense instant justice – can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all is JUDGE DREDD – he is the Law! Now, mutant student Lenny McTick is lost in the badlands… John Wagner (a). Boo Cook (a)
Judge Dredd created by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra
SINISTER DEXTER // CONGO
Generica, a colony planet. Downlode hitmen Finnigan SINISTER and Ramone DEXTER have been relocated to Generica in a Witness Protection Programme, along with former cop Tracy Weld. Having discovered that their enemy Moses Tanenbaum has been hidden there too, they went on the run with case worker Piper DuPres. Now, their efforts to find Moses have attracted attention… Dan Abnett (w). Jake Lynch (a).
Sinister Dexter created by Dan Abnett & David Millgate
AQUILA // CARNIFEX
Following Spartacus’s failed revolt against his Roman masters, his army of rebels was crucified. Amongst these was the slave-turned-gladiator AQUILA, who cried out to the gods for vengeance – and was answered by Ammit the Devourer, a deity that gifted him with immortality in return for keeping her fed with the souls of evil men. Now, he’s working for the tyrannical Emperor Nero…
Aquila created by Gordon Rennie & Leigh Gallagher
BRASS SUN // FLOATING WORLDS
The Orrery is a fully functional, life-size clockwork solar system: a clutch of planets orbiting a vast BRASS SUN via immense metal spars. But the once-unified collection of worlds has regressed into fiefdoms, and ice is encroaching on the outer planets as the sun is dying. Wren has been tasked with finding the key that will restart the sun, and her mission now takes her to ‘The Deeps’…
Brass Sun created by Ian Edginton & INJ Culbard
NEW THRILL! BLACK SHUCK // PART ONE
Scandinavia, 813 AD. Viking raiding parties continue to besiege the coasts of Northern Europe and the British Isles, returning with spoils and slaves. One such attack on the settlement of Dunwich in East Anglia has led to the warrior known as BLACK SHUCK being captured, but his journey back to the court of King Ivar will not be uneventful…
Black Shuck created by Leah Moore / John Reppion & Steve Yeowell
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