About the Author
is, to many fans, the very heart of 2000 AD
. Involved from the earliest days of the “Galaxy's Greatest Comic”, he co-created Judge Dredd
, as well as a host of other series, including the critically-acclaimed Button Man
. Incredibly prolific throughout his career, and writing under a diversity of pen names — often in concert with Alan Grant, with whom he devised and developed 2000 AD's sister comic, the Judge Dredd Megazine
— Wagner has worked extensively beyond 2000 AD, originating, writing many American standards, including Batman, The Punisher, Lobo
and Star Wars
bounty hunter Boba Fett
. His graphic novel A History of Violence
was made into a hit film.
With over 300 2000 AD stories to his name Alan Grant
’s prolific creative record speaks for itself. Grant is well-known to Batman
fans following a lengthy run on various incarnations of the title. More recently he has adapted Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novels Kidnapped
and his television work includes scripts for the BBC.
This collection features the stunning B&W artwork of: Brian Bolland, Ron Smith, Mike McMahon, Ian Gibson, Steve Dillon, and Brett Ewins