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I need your help, folks!

Posted by kiplas on 2009.02.11 at 21:04
My greetings!
I was given an assignment to write an article about "2000 AD". The history of the magazine is older than I am and is filled with hundreds of names - it's quite confusing considering the fact that I had a chance to read only a couple of issues (nowhere to get them in Ukraine and that happens to be my country of residence).
So far I'm certain that Alan Moore and Neil Gaiman, "Hardware" and pathetic "Judge Dredd" movie, "Heavy Metal" cartoons will be mentioned.
So here are the questions I'd be delighted to get answers for:
- what do you think SHOULD be mentioned in a short history of "2000 AD"?
- what are the most interesting facts in the history of "2000 AD"?
- what artists and writers started their career in the magazine (except mentioned)? I'd like to picture the anthology as a cradle of creative minds, you see =)
The article is due on Friday and I'm going to start writing in... in about 18 hours.
Your help is very appreciated!
For your help I'll treat you to the scans of the magazine, when the article gets printed ;)


Another post about upcoming stuff

Posted by hipsterdad on 2008.02.25 at 10:28
from the May 2008 Previews:


2000 AD #1585-#1588
by Various
The UK's award-winning cult SF anthology title ramps up the action and excitement in 2008 with brand new stories of Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog, and more, from some of Britain's finest talents! (C: 0-1-2)
Magazine, 32pgs, PC SRP: $4.50

by Various
Enter the brutal world of law enforcer Judge Dredd every month! All-new stories feature in this explosive issue. Plus, interviews, reviews, and much more! (C: 0-1-2)
Magazine, 64pgs, PC SRP: $7.50

by Various
The best of the Galaxy's Greatest Comic complete and uncut! (C: 0-1-2)
Magazine, FC SRP: $5.99

by John Wagner & Pete Doherty
Journalist Brian Skuter's got an interview with Judge Death! Probing deep into Death's past, he'll find the boy behind the monster — and the whole, horrible truth about the most evil force in Judge Dredd's world! Out of print for over a decade, now Rebellion has brought back a true classic. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll beg for mercy! (C: 0-1-2)
SC, 96pgs, FC SRP: $22.50

by Pat Mills, Glenn Fabry, Mike Collins & David Pugh
From writer Pat Mills and artist Glenn Fabry comes a world of mists and magic and the ultimate Celtic warrior, Sláine! This classic tale of sword and sorcery — which makes Conan look like a boy scout and Fafhrd like a poseur — is finally available again complete with an introduction by Mills and a whole host of extras! Exiled from his tribe, Sláine is forced to roam the land of Tir-Nan-Og with his dwarf, Ukko. Ahead of him lie terrifying ordeals that will require all of Sláine's famed warrior strength if he is to return victorious and claim his rightful place as King! (C: 0-1-2)
SC, 208pgs, B&W SRP: $25.50

Also of interest:


by Grant Morrison & John Ridgway
Before Animal Man, before Doom Patrol, before All-Star Superman, Grant Morrison left his mark on Doctor Who! In this second and final volume of comics collecting the Sixth Doctor's complete comic adventures from the pages of Doctor Who Magazine, the Time Lord and his companions Peri and Frobisher — a shape-changing penguin — battle the Cybermen and uncover the terrible secrets of their origins, meet old friend Jamie McCrimmon, and face off against the all-powerful Time Lords. These black and white strips from 1985 and 1986 have been digitally restored and are collected for the first time ever. (C: 0-1-2)
SC, 9x12, 228pgs, B&W SRP: $26.50

I can't visit 2000adonline.com from work and won't have any free time at home for a while... If anybody would like to repost this there, please do!


2000 AD #1576-1579
by Various
The cult British SF anthology title, 2000 AD, continues to stand at the cutting-edge of graphic entertainment! A new Judge Dredd thrilled starts as Justice Department extends an invitation to the Fargo clan in "Regrets," by John Wagner and Nick Dyer; arch-criminal Stickleback faces off against supernatural forces in the climax to "England's Glory," by Ian Edginton and D'Israeli; dog-soldier Gene finds everything is not rosy in "The Promised Land in Kingdom," by Dan Abnett and Richard Elson; mutant bounty hunter Johnny Alpha brings "The Glum Affair," to a close in Strontium Dog by John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra; plus new series star Bill Savage is back and leading the guerilla war against the Volgans in "Savage: The Guv'nor," by Pat Mills and Patrick Goddard; secrets are uncovered in "Nikolai Dante: The Tsar's Daughter," by Robbie Morrison and John Burns; and reality will never seem the same again after you've read The terrifying "Dead Eyes," by John Smith and Lee Carter! (C: 0-1-2)
Magazine, 32pgs, PC SRP: $4.50

by Various
Classic cuts from the 2000 AD archives! This issue, there's more street violence in the brutal "Mean Arena" by Tom Tully, Eric Bradbury, and Steve Dillon! (C: 0-1-2)
Magazine, FC SRP: $5.99

by John Wagner & Colin MacNeil
In Mega-City One, the Judges are the law — acting as judge, jury, and executioner. But how do the citizens really feel about a system where they are powerless? This classic, chilling look at the impact of the Judges is finally back in print — and now contains more material than ever before! America Jara and Bennett Beeny grow up as best friends, living a fairly trouble-free life in a dangerous city, bar the odd encounter with a Judge. Time draws them apart, and when they are brought back together, Beeny is a successful singer, while America has become involved with a terrorist organization — with the Judges in its sights! (C: 0-1-2)
SC, 8x11, 176pgs, FC SRP: $26.99

by Various
Take to the dangerous streets of Mega-City One every month with zero-tolerance law enforcer Judge Dredd! A perp from Dredd's past gets under the lawman's skin in "Mind Games," by Gordon Rennie and Inaki Miranda; Brit-Cit detective Armitage gets closer to where the bodies are buried in "Dumb Blond," by Dave Stone and John Cooper; and it's the attack of the Electric Heads in Undercity thriller "Tempest," by Al Ewing and John Davis-Hunt. (C: 0-1-2)
Magazine, 64pgs, PC SRP: $7.50

by Robbie Morrison, John Burns & Simon Fraser
Year of the Tsar 2671 AD, and bastard son of the Romanovs, Nikolai Dante, has bonded with a cyberorganic Weapons Crest, an alien combat computer which gives him accelerated healing and allows him to extrude lethal bio-blades. Following the civil war, Tsar Vladimir the Conqueror stands victorious over the remains of the Romanov dynasty. A wanted man, Romanov has been abandoned after helping steal the Romanov forturne and is cast adrift at sea! (C: 0-1-2)
SC, 8x11, 192pgs, FC SRP: $31.50



by Frank Hampson & Don Harley
Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future, returns! From the pages of the British comic Eagle, this is perhaps the most seminal adventure of one of Britain’s best-loved characters! Dan, Lex, Digby, Flamer and new friend Stripey return from saving the Crypts — ten years after they departed! But in their absence, Earth has been conquered by the mysterious Elektrobots! It all points to an old enemy, the Mekon — and a thrilling showdown! Featuring the classic stories "Reign of the Robots" and "The Ship That Lived," and rare material including a bonus feature on Frank Hampson’s "The Road of Courage." This final volume of Hampson’s Dan Dare is a must! (C: 0-1-2)
HC, 9x12, 136pgs, FC SRP: $29.95


Rebellion / Titan Solicits for November

Posted by hipsterdad on 2007.08.30 at 13:27
I'm at work and can't access the official site, so here on Livejournal, here's your big announcements of forthcoming thrills:


2000 AD #1562-1565 by Various One of the most influential comics in the world, the British sci-fi anthology title 2000 AD features stories by the industry’s most talented writers and artists! Future lawman Judge Dredd faces an explosive showdown with the cybernetic Nate Slaughterhouse in "Mandroid: Instrument of War" by John Wagner (A History of Violence) and Carl Critchlow (Thrud the Barbarian); trouble arrives from Brazil for Sinister Dexter in "Life is an Open Casket" by Dan Abnett (Nova) and Anthony Williams (The Unfunnies); Russian rogue Nikolai Dante is trapped in Mongolia in "The Chaperone" by Robbie Morrison (The Authority) and John Burns; there’s more swashbuckling action in "The Red Seas: War Stories" by Ian Edginton (Scarlet Traces) and Steve Yeowell (Sebastian O); and Button Man Harry Exton may have met his match with "The Hitman’s Daughter," by John Wagner and Frazer Irving (Gutsville). (C: 0-1-2) #1562 - 1565—Magazine, 32pgs, PC SRP: $4.10

2000 AD EXTREME EDITION #26 by McKenzie & Simpson The best of the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic — complete and uncut! This issue, join the Universal Soldier for a battle across the centuries, by Alan McKenzie and Will Simpson (Hellblazer)! (C: 0-1-2) Magazine, 116pgs, FC SRP: $5.99

JUDGE DREDD MEGAZINE #265 by Various Enter the brutal world of law enforcer Judge Dredd every month! Dredd has trouble with his overly familiar fan club in "The Listener" by Gordon Rennie (Caballistics, Inc) and Boo Cook (Elephantmen); Fink Angel battles for his life in the Cursed Earth swamps in "Pizzen: Impossible" by Simon Spurrier (Gutsville) and Steve Roberts (Bec & Kawl); it’s the heart-stopping climax to "Blood of Satanus: The Tenth Circle," by Pat Mills (Charley's War) and John Hicklenton (Nemesis the Warlock), and there’s a complete "Tale From the Black Museum" by Al Ewing and Robin Smith (The Bogie Man). Plus interviews, reviews and much more! (C: 0-1-2) Magazine, 64pgs, PC SRP: $7.50

JUDGE DREDD: THE COMPLETE CASE FILES VOLUME 9 TP by John Wagner & Alan Grant Mega-City One: the future metropolis bustling with life and every crime imaginable. Keeping order are the Judges, a stern police force acting as judge, jury and executioner. Toughest of all is Judge Dredd. He is the law and these are his stories. Volume 9 in this exciting, best-selling series collects together more classic Dredd from the pages of 2000 AD, including "The Midnight Surfer" and "The Warlord!" (C: 0-1-2) SC, 352pgs, B&W SRP: $30.99

THE RED SEAS VOLUME 1 TP by Ian Edginton & Steve Yeowell The Southern Seas in the 18th century, and Jack Dancer, formerly of the Royal Navy, and his motley crew are wanted pirates, preying on the many merchant ships that travel their waters. But when they unwittingly steal a magical object, they attract the attention of the mysterious Orlando Doyle and his undead army! (C: 0-1-2) SC, 144pgs, B&W SRP: $25.50


JAMES BOND: SHARK BAIT TP by Fleming, Lawrence, Horak & North Join Agent James Bond 007 in Shark Bait — a story never before published in the USA! Bond is forced into a face-off against a new nemesis and a sea of sharks, when the gorgeous Russian spy Katya interrupts a routine recon mission! This new, never-before-collected edition also includes Doomcrack and another unseen story, The Xanadu Connection! Plus, a new introduction by actress Caroline Bliss (Moneypenny in The Living Daylights) and a feature on James Bond in US comics! (C: 0-1-2) SC, 9x12, 128pgs, B&W SRP: $19.95


Remembering Belardinelli

Posted by hipsterdad on 2007.04.16 at 15:57
Current Mood: sadsad
I made a post noting Massimo Belardinelli's passing yesterday. It's here. If anyone would like to contribute other images or memories, please feel free.

Judge Dredd

Been Awhile...

Posted by synabetic on 2007.04.05 at 00:39
...since I posted in here. How's everyone doing?

If you haven't seen it yet, check out hipsterdad's new Thrillpowered Thursday... Which I feel is already a must for 2000 AD readers.

In it he mentions Paul Rainey's 2000 AD Prog Slog, a re-read of most of the past progs (and Starlord etc). I like this blog so much that I created an lj feed for it: progslog.

And as a bit of shameless self promotion, I have some interesting 2000 AD and Megazine goodies in the latest edtion of All The Rage. Check it out, if you like. 

Hope everyone is well!


I'm not able to access the official site or 2000adreview from work, so if anybody wants to repost these there, feel free...

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