EXCLUSIVE: Chris Burnham Homages Classic "2000 AD" Cover for Milestone Issue

After 39 years, "2000 AD" is releasing its 2000th installment. Not only is the issue a big deal for its numbering, but it'll feature the return of classic "2000 AD" creators, including industry legends Brian Bolland, Dave Gibbons, Kevin O'Neill, and many others.

CBR has the exclusive reveal of Chris Burnham's cover for the issue which homages a classic cover originally drawn by Mike McMahon for 1980's "2000 AD" Prog 168.

Take a look at Burnham's cover, alongside McMahon's original, below:

The 2000th issue of "2000 AD" includes:

  • A special one-off Judge Dredd story from creators John Wagner and Carlos Ezquerra
  • Pat Mills and Kevin O'Neill reunite for a special Nemesis the Warlock story
  • Psi-Judge Anderson has another psychic case from Alan Grant and David Roach
  • Sinister Dexter hit the road, courtesy of Dan Abnett and Mark Sexton
  • A mysterious prisoner has a tale to tell in Rogue Trooper: Ghosts of Nu Earth by Gordon Rennie and Richard Elson
  • Brand-new identity-theft thriller Counterfeit Girl by Peter Milligan and Rufus Dayglo debuts.
  • Plus, interlude pages from Brian Bolland, Mick McMahon, Dave Gibbons, Robin Smith, and more.

"2000 AD" Prog 2000 hits stands on September 28.

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