Announcing 2000 AD’s graphic novel schedule for 2013

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Dredd Case Files vol 20

February :

Judge Dredd: Day of Chaos – The Fourth Faction
ISBN: 978-1-78108-108-2 Price: £17.99 Published: 14th February
Named by ComicBookResources.com as one of the top 15 best comics of 2012, Dredd co-creator
John Wagner wowed 2000 AD readers with this year-long storyline in which he tore the world of the
future lawman apart in an orgy of intrigue, death, and destruction. Dredd’s actions 30 years ago in the
Apocalypse War come back to haunt him as the Judges race against time to prevent a terrifying ‘day of
chaos’, predicted by their psychic division. Day of Chaos: The Fourth Faction is the first collection of
what is rightly acclaimed as one of the best Dredd stories of the past 35 years.

 

March :

Judge Dredd: The Judge Child
ISBN: 978-1-78108-109-9 Price: £17.99 Published: 14th March
Continuing the popular run of pocket-sized black-and-white reprints of
Dredd classics! Dredd and is sent on a mission to find The Judge Child
who may be the only one powerful enough to stop the apocalypse.
Judge Dredd at its insane, imaginative best!
Mean Team
ISBN: 978-1-78108-110-5 Price: £13.99 Published: 14th March
In the year 2886, Death-Bowl is the most popular sport in the galaxy
– men and machine pitted against each other in a brutal gladiatorial
contest! Mean Team is another face-smashing, limb-tearing, gutbusting
classic from the pages of legendary British comic, 2000 AD.

 

April :

Indigo Prime: Anthropocalypse
ISBN: 978-1-78108-111-2 Price: £14.99 Published: 11th April
Diamond Order Code: FEB131116
They’re the clock keepers of the multiverse – interdimensional
troubleshooters who keep dimensional instability in check, and
reality on the straight and narrow. They are Indigo Prime. And they
have a problem. John Smith teams up with fellow Cradlegrave
creator Edmund Bagwell and Lee Carter (Judge Dredd), on one of
2000 AD’s most imaginative series.

Sláine: The Grail War
ISBN: 978-1-78108-112-9 Price: £17.99 Published: 11th April
Diamond Order Code: FEB131117
In the latest collection of the adventures of Pat Mills’ barbarian
warrior, Sláine arrives in 13th Century France and must ally himself
with his enemy to save his true love’s soul. One of the most popular
characters in 2000 AD’s history encounters one of the bloodiest
chapters in European history!

 

May :

Rogue Trooper: Welcome to Nu-Earth
ISBN: 978-1-78108-113-6 Price: £6.99 Published: 9th May
He is the last of the genetic infantrymen and now the story of
Rogue Trooper comes to the popular ‘pocket size’ format. With
art by Dave Gibbons (Watchmen), this is the perfect introduction
for new readers to one of 2000 AD’s most popular characters.
The Ballad of Halo Jones
ISBN: 978-1-78108-148-8 Price: £13.99 Published: 9th May
The all-time classic by Alan Moore (Watchmen, From Hell) and Ian
Gibson in a brand new edition with a fresh design-led cover and
an introduction by bestelling author of Zoo City, Arthur C. Clarke
award-winner Lauren Beukes. When ‘ordinary’ Halo seeks to
escape her boring life on Earth, she begins an incredible journey
across the galaxy. Discover why this remains one of 2000 AD’s
greatest stories!

indigo prime

June :

Judge Dredd: Complete Case Files #20
ISBN: 978-1-78108-141-9 Price: £19.99 Published: 20th June
The best-selling series of reprints continues with more tales of
Mega-City madness from the ultimate future lawman. With stories
by Mark Millar (Kick Ass) and Grant Morrison (Superman, Batman),
plus the return of legendary artist Mick McMahon, Volume 20 sees
Dredd travel to Egypt and battle an abomination created from the
bodies of his many victims!
ABC Warriors: Volgan War, Vol. 3
ISBN: 978-1-78108-140-2 Price: £12.99 Published: 20th June
With stunning art by Clint Langley, after selling out in hardback
and in response to popular demand this series is now available
in paperback! Recruited to bring peace to the civil war-ravaged
frontier colonies on Mars, the Mek-nificent Seven must stop the
evil Volkhan and two of their ex-comrades from capturing the Red
House!

 

July :

Judge Dredd: Day of Chaos – Endgame
ISBN: 978-1-78108-142-6 Price: £17.99 Published: 18th July
The concluding part of the biggest Judge Dredd epic ever! As Mega-
City One crumbles beneath the Chaos Bug, the Judges desperately
try to stay in control – but when the Dark Judges are unleashed, can
even Judge Dredd rescue the city? Millions die as John Wagner’s
acclaimed year-long story races to its end and redefines Dredd’s
entire world!
Sláine: The King
ISBN: 978-1-78108-170-9 Price: £15.99 Published: 18th July
Sláine: Time Killer
ISBN: 978-1-78108-169-3 Price: £13.99 Published: 18th July
Two refreshed volumes from Pat Mills’ Celtic barbarian featuring
art from Glenn Fabry (Preacher) and a fantastic host of extras.
The popular Time Killer not only features Fabry’s most celebrated
artwork but also includes a missing three page prologue. Sláine:
The King features a newly-restored cover!

 

August :

Strontium Dog: Portrait of a Mutant
ISBN: 978-1-78108-143-3 Price: £6.99 Published: 15th August
Another 2000 AD icon comes to the ‘pocket size’ format! Featuring
the stunning artwork of Carlos Ezquerra, Portrait of a Mutant details
Strontium Dog Johnny Alpha’s tragic early years fighting for survival
amongst the ranks of the Mutant Army against his hate-filled father
Nelson Bunker Kreelman.
Judge Dredd: Trifecta
ISBN: 978-1-78108-145-7 Price: £17.99 Published: 15th August
Named as one of the best stories of 2012, this critically-acclaimed
crossover is now available in one collection! Writers Simon Spurrier
(X-Men), Rob Williams (Cla$$war), and Al Ewing (Jennifer Blood)
created an unprecedented comics event last year as Judge Dredd
teams up with undercover Judges Jack Point and Dirty Frank to thwart
a sinister plot. Not to be missed!

 

September :

ABC Warriors: Return to Earth
ISBN: 978-1-78108-144-0 Price: £14.99 Published: 12th Sept
This is the origin story readers have been waiting 30 years for
– a brand new collection featuring colour and B&W art by Clint
Langley. The ABC Warriors have lost two of their number to the
evil Volkhan’s army. Recounting a mission from the past that led
him back to Earth, team leader Hammerstein reveals how he
betrayed robotkind, met Ro-Jaws and joined Ro-Busters!

Nemesis the Warlock: Deviant Edition
ISBN: 978-1-78108-171-6 Price: £30 Published: 12th Sept
An absolute must have for any 2000 AD fan – Kevin O’Neill‘s original
Nemesis series, coloured by the man himself, recently unearthed
and collected for the very first time in a hardback edition! An
alien freedom fighter battles against the despotic human ruler
Torquemada in an incredible whirlwind of insane imagination and
imagery. A special ‘Termight Edition’ will be available exclusively
from the 2000ADonline.com shop!

 

October :

Zombo: You Smell of Crime and I am the Deodorant
ISBN: 978-1-78108-034-4 Price: £13.99 Published: 10th October
The follow-up to the critically-acclaimed series from Al Ewing and
Henry Flint! Zombo, the gentleman zombie, was seemingly dead – his
mind destroyed when his back-up personality (of a male stripper)
kicked in. But now he’s back – and you do NOT want to miss where
he’s headed.
Judge Dredd: Complete Case Files #21
ISBN: 978-1-78108-175-4 Price: £19.99 Published: 10th October
The next volume of the best-selling reprints of Judge Dredd’s cases
from the pages of 2000 AD. From encountering another 2000 AD
legend – Rogue Trooper – to Dredd’s disgrace and arrest, this is
another slab of future law enforcement!

 

November / December :

Sláine 30th Anniversary Celebration
ISBN: 978-1-78108-176-1 Price: £19.99 Published: 7th November
Marking 30 years of the Celtic barbarian’s adventures, this special
anniversary book brings together new work from creator Pat Mills and
some of the biggest artists to have worked on Sláine over the past three
decades. A great collector’s item and not to be missed by fans of warp
spasms everywhere!
2000 AD Presents: Sci-Fi Thrillers
ISBN: 978-1-78108-177-8 Price: £19.99 Published: 5th December
From alien invasions to man-hating dinosaurs, this bumper-sized
anthology features a collection of work from industry legends Pat Mills
(Marshal Law), Ian Gibson (The Ballad of Halo Jones), Grant Morrison
(JLA), Will Simpson (Vamps), Peter Milligan (X-Statix) and Paul Cornell
(Dr. Who) amongst many others. 2000 AD Presents: Sci-Fi Thrillers is an
essential purchase for any serious comics fan!