As a young lad growing up I had two 8-bit computers, my first was my beloved Amstrad CPC 464+ and the second was the ZX Spectrum. The ZX Spectrum was cheaper and more of my friends had that machine, so it was easier to swap tapes (long before cartridges were a thing). The 8-bit era […]Read more "2000AD’s Foray into 8 – Bit Gaming"
In the last year, 2000AD has blasted it’s initials onto my heart, beginning my journey with Flesh and eventually continued with me discovering Judge Dredd and other captivating characters such as Slaine and Rogue Trooper. The prestigious comic has influenced and inspired generations of readers. As a celebration of it’s forty years in existence A […]Read more "2000AD’s Greatest – Celebrating 40 Years"
2000AD’s ABC Warriors and Nemesis The Warlock exist in the same comic book universe, which makes the two magickal characters Deadlock and Nemesis naturally perfect for a few crossover stories. They are perhaps two of the best characters that Patrick Mills has devised, they portray his anarchic, satirical, irreverent humour and his attitude towards the […]Read more "Nemesis and Deadlock: A Magickal Partnership"
Science fiction doesn’t have to be about threats from Outer Space – sure we have numerous comic strip stories about the Alien threat to humanity, but this vision of a future where humanity has reverted to a medieval-esque grandiose nightmare flips this on it’s head. What if we were the xenophobic threat that those peaceful […]Read more "Nemesis The Warlock – Credo!"