Mega-City Masters

Mega-City Masters

by Ian EdgintonGrant Morrison Mark Millar and others

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 12/10/2010

 
Some of comics' greatest writers take on the iconic Judge Dredd in this amazing collection.

2000 AD is Britain's most celebrated sci-fi comic anthology, which has been at the cutting edge of contemporary pop culture since 1977. The longest running strip in 2000 AD is Judge Dredd and over the years many internationally renowned writers have contributed some amazing stories to the Dredd legacy. This compilation features some of these stories collected together for the first time.

ISBN:
9781906735951
9781906735951
Category:
Graphic novels
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
12-10-2010
Language:
English
Publisher:
Rebellion
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Dimensions (mm):
260.35x187.32x12.7mm
Weight:
0.6kg
Grant Morrison

Grant Morrison was born in Glasgow in 1960. As a comics writer, he is renowned for his bold reinventions of existing superheroes and his own authored titles.

He has had successful runs on Batman, Animal Man, Doom Patrol, JLA, The Invisibles, New X-Men, Fantastic Four and All Star Superman. His Batman: Arkham Asylum is the best-selling original graphic novel ever published.

A documentary on his life and work, Grant Morrison: Talking with Gods, was released in November 2010.

Mark Millar

Mark Millar is the award-winning writer/ creator of Wanted and Kick-Ass and worked as an executive producer on their subsequent movie adaptations. He is also the Creative Consultant for 20th Century Fox in Los Angeles, overseeing their upcoming Marvel movies. His ten years at Marvel produced Civil War, the biggest-selling series of the decade, and The Ultimates, credited by screen-writer Zak Penn as his inspiration for The Avengers movie. The Ultimates was honoured by Time magazine as comic-book of the decade in their 2010 retrospective and has also been adapted into both animated features and video-games.

His Millarworld company has expanded in the last few years to include Kick-Ass 2, Hit-Girl, The Secret Service, Nemesis, War Heroes, American Jesus, Supercrooks and Superior. All of these creations are in various stages of production as blockbuster movies, Matthew Vaughn directing The Secret Service, Joe Carnahan directing Nemesis and Jeff Wadlow having just completed Kick-Ass 2.

In his native UK, he is editor and co-publisher of CLINT Magazine, CEO of television company Millarworld Productions and acts as an advisor on film to the Scottish government. In 2012, he was awarded an honorary doctorate by Glasgow Caledonia University for his services to film and literature.

Dan Abnett

Dan Abnett has written over fifty novels, including Anarch, the latest instalment in the acclaimed Gaunt’s Ghosts series. He has also written the Ravenor and Eisenhorn books, the most recent of which is The Magos.

For the Horus Heresy, he is the author of Horus Rising, Legion, The Unremembered Empire, Know No Fear and Prospero Burns, the last two of which were both New York Times bestsellers.

He also script ed Macragge’s Honour, the first Horus Heresy graphic novel, as well as numerous audio dramas and short stories set in the Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer universes. He lives and works in Maidstone, Kent.

Al Ewing

Produced in association with PQ Blackwell, the acclaimed creator and producer of internationally bestselling illustrated books. Distinguished by their design and production quality, PQ Blackwell's books are published and marketed in approximately 30 countries.

PQ Blackwell s previous projects have included M.I.L.K. Moments of Intimacy, Laughter and Kinship, Diana: The Portrait published in 2004; Mandela: The Authorised Portrait published in 2006 and recently WISDOM, published in 2008.

Previous Books:

In the Ubuntu WE SHARE series: For The Love Of Children; For The Love Of Babies; Mother Love; Father Love; Love; Happiness; Friendship; Family.

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