Superstar artist Simon Bisley started his comics career in the late '80s with "2000 AD," and he returns to the long-running UK anthology this December with a Diamond-exclusive retailer variant for "2000 AD" Prog 1961. CBR has the exclusive first look at the cover, featuring "2000 AD's" most famous character: Judge Dredd.
"2000 AD" Prog 1961 ("Prog" is issue number in "2000 AD" parlance) is set to feature the following stories:
Judge Dredd: Melt by Rob Williams & Henry Flint
Strontium Dog: Repo Men by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra
The Order: In the Court of the WyrmQueene by Kek-W & John Burns
Absalom: Family Snapshots by Gordon Rennie & Tiernen Trevallion
ABC Warriors: Return to Ro-Busters by Pat Mills & Clint Langley
Kingdom: Beast of Eden by Dan Abnett & Richard Elson
Future Shock: The Mighty Mykflex by Martin Feekins & Jesus Redondo
Sinister Dexter: Blank Ammo by Dan Abnett & Simon Davis
Clocking in at 100 pages, "2000 AD" Prog 1961 is scheduled for release on Dec. 16 digitally and in print in the UK, with US copies expected shortly after.