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Dreadnoughts: Breaking Ground (Judge Dredd)

Dreadnoughts: Breaking Ground (Judge Dredd)

Current price: $17.99
Publication Date: November 9th, 2021
2000 AD
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One of The Hollywood Reporter's 'Best Comics of 2020'!

The year is 2035 and American society is crumbling, the police force become judge and jury, dispensing justice on the streets. Police brutality in response to public protests sparks even greater restrictions on what American citizens are free to do. This is the horror story of a descent into fascism and the beginnings of the world of Judge Dredd.

About the Author

Michael Carroll is the author of over forty books, including the award-winning New Heroes series of Young Adult superhero novels and the #1 Amazon best-selling cult graphic novel Judge Dredd: Every Empire Falls. He currently writes Proteus Vex and Judge Dredd for 2000 AD and Judge Dredd Megazine. Other works include Jennifer Blood for Dynamite Entertainment, Razorjack for Titan Books (co-written with artist John Higgins), and the Rico Dredd trilogy for Abaddon Books, for whom he has also created the acclaimed JUDGES series which explores the genesis of the world of Judge Dredd. He can be found on

John Higgins is a multi-talented 2000 AD artist and writer; as well as scripting a Future Shock and Judge Dredd, Higgins has illustrated Chopper, Freaks, One-Offs, Tharg the Mighty and Time Twisters. His work outside the Galaxy’s Greatest Comic is also highly respected, and he has contributed to some of the most important series of recent times, including working as a colourist on the modern superhero classic Watchmen, and on Vertigo’s Animal Man, Hellblazer and Pride and Joy.

Praise for Dreadnoughts: Breaking Ground (Judge Dredd)

"One of the best comics of 2020" - The Hollywood Reporter

"Significantly more culturally relevant to our world today... I found myself Immersed in Higgins' world" - The Comics Journal

"I cannot recommend it enough" - Comics the Gathering

"An intriguing and harrowing read" - Grimdark Magazine

"Exciting and dynamic" - Multiversity Comics