New Art Book to Showcase JUDGE DREDD
Posted by montoc1701 on August 8, 2012
Without a doubt Dredd has been the iconic figure of 2000AD so this is a fitting celebration of his art with all your favourite artists featured. With the new film just around the corner it is time to take a seat and remember some of those great covers and the craziest panels you have ever seen in British comics, hell comics in general.
Also don’t forget that you can meet the writers and artists of 2000AD across the country in their special signing event HERE
He’s been the iconic legend of British comics for 35 years and now a unique collection of the best Judge Dredd cover art will hit stores in September.
With the DREDD 3D film just weeks away, The Art of Judge Dredd celebrates the most stunning and innovative Judge Dredd covers, illustrated by some of the greatest talents in comic books.
With an introduction from Dredd’s co-creator John Wagner, this hardback dust-jacketed book uses original film from the 2000 AD archive to show art from the likes of Mick McMahon, Brian Bolland, Greg Staples, Cam Kennedy, Steve Dillon, Carlos Ezquerra in all its glory.
In a highly-collectable edition, creators, 2000 AD staff old and new, fans, and celebrities all give their views on the covers that have made comic book history.
A must-buy for all fans and collectors, there will also be a special variant edition, limited to just 200 copies, with alternative cover, no barcode, and alternative binding – available only through 2000 AD’s online shop at shop.2000adonline.com
This sumptuous book is the first ever cover art collection from 2000 AD and beautifully showcases the title’s ground-breaking 35 years, as well as providing very personal accounts from the people who have made it the powerhouse of British comics.
Introduction by: John Wagner
Price: £40 (special edition £50)
Published: 13th September
Market: UK and Ireland
GS Reporter: Montoya