Review – 2000AD Prog 2230
Cover Art: Pye Parr
Published By: Rebellion
On Sale: 5th May 2021
The amazing staff over at Rebellion have started sending free preview copies of their titles to your favourite Big Comic Page in Glasgow! Showcasing the usual range of weird, wonderful, and downright flipping bonkers stories from the editor-in-chief Tharg and his Droids!
This issue we have finales for the Judge Dredd and Visions of Deadworld story arcs, the third Spring 3riller with the return of the disgusting Intestinauts as well as two stunning episodes of Thistlebone and Feral and Foe II. Let’s dive straight in who chin says a thousand words…Dredd!
Judge Dredd: A Penitent Man (Part Six)
Annie Parkhouse (Letterer)
Chris Blythe (Colourer)
Tom Foster (Artist)
Kenneth Niemand (Writer)
Judges that break the law are sentenced to twenty years on the Saturn moon of Titan, where they are surgically adapted to survive the harsh conditions…Former Judge Kyle Asher has returned from Titan after 20 years but the SJS and their Robo-Judges are after him…
Thistlebone: Poisoned Roots (Part 10)
Simon Bowland (Letterer)
Simon Davis (Artist)
T.C. Eglington (Writer)
Britain, 2020. It’s been over a year since journalist Seema Chaudry accompanied cult survivor Avril Easton back to the village of Harrowvale, the site of her terrifying experiences at the hands of Jasper Hillman’s THISTLEBONE worshippers, a crazed occult group that believed in an ancient woodland deity. Intended as a cathartic experience, both women were changed forever by what they were confronted with. Will Seema finally get answers from Malcolm Kinniburgh?
Visions of Deadworld: Transpolar (Part 2)
Simon Bowland (Letterer)
Dave Kendall (Artist)
The planet that eventually became known as DEADWORLD was once a regular civilisation existing in a dimension parallel to our own. But the end of days is coming, and creatures known as the Dark Judges are spreading their contagion, exterminating all life, which they see as a crime. Now in the frozen North, Zombie Grey Judges are taking over a pipeline but have met resistance.
Tharg’s 3rillers: Symbiotic Love Triangle
Pye Parr (Artist)
Arthur Wyatt (Writer)
In the future, humans ingest Intestinauts to fix issues within the body. These plucky little Nanobots are cleaning out a docker’s stomach when his Skinthetic symbiotic suit bonds a little to close with him. But when things go down the u-bend) literally what happens? Also, love this little nod out to a well known suit!
Feral and Foe II (Part 7)
Dan Abnett (Writer)
Jim Campbell (Letterer)
Richard Elson (Artist)
It is five years after the Last-of-All-War, when the Monarchy succeeded in defeating the Malign Lord. With their leader dead, his minions are scattered, fleeing retribution from the Wretchfinders. Necromancer Bode and warrior Wrath are two such beings, and were offered a deal — hunt and kill their own kind or be declared FERAL & FOE. Now, they were thought dead in a last stand against Haggart Morn, when Bode released a malchemical bomb.. Now on a quest by Golgone they are captured by Woodwoes
This issue is packed to the rafters with artistic and writing talent and if it makes you either buy past issues to catch up or add to your subscription you have picked a zarjaz time to get on board! Scoring an amazing 100% for all pages this is the time to get back to your local shop and order 2000AD!
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