The essential Judge Dredd graphic novel series - the ultimate introduction to the Lawman of the Future! The origin of Judge Dredd, and the Mega-City One Justice system - This is Judge Dredd: Year One
John Wagner has been scripting for 2000 AD for more years
than he cares to remember. His creations include Judge Dredd,
Strontium Dog, Ace Trucking, Al's Baby, Button Man and Mean
Machine. Outside of 2000 AD his credits include Star
Wars, Lobo, The Punisher and the critically acclaimed A
History of Violence.
As co-creator of Judge Dredd, Carlos Ezquerra designed the classic original costume as well as visually conceptualising Mega-City One. He also co-created Strontium Dog. He has also illustrated A.B.C. Warriors, Judge Anderson, Tharg the Mighty, Al's Baby and Cursed Earth Koburn amongst many others. Outside of the 'Galaxy's Greatest Comic', Ezquerra first illustrated Third World War in Crisis magazine, and has since become a regular collaborator with Garth Ennis, working on Adventures in the Rifle Brigade, Bloody Mary, Just a Pilgrim, Condors and The Magnificent Kevin. He also pencilled two special Preacher episodes.
Kev Walker is the co-creator of Badlands and The Balls Brothers, and has also provided artwork for Dan Dare, Judge Dredd, Future Shocks, Harlem Heroes, Mercy Heights, Rogue Trooper, Time Twisters and Tor Cyan. For the Judge Dredd Megazine, he wrote The Inspectre and has illustrated Judge Anderson, Mean Machine and Wynter. Walker has recently finished an acclaimed run on DC's L.E.G.I.O.N. and has pencilled Marvel Comics' The Eternal.