The British Connection. Judge Dredd and the Worlds of 2000AD Roleplaying Game Interviews and insights!
Judge Dredd, while an actual American by birth, is as British as Fish & Chips, cups of tea, and complaining about the weather. Sure he was created by an American (living in Scotland) and a Spaniard, but the ethos and heritage of Judge Joseph Dredd is all British! The character has been around now since 1977 and has thrilled millions around the world, gained a huge cult following, thanks in part to the 2012 Karl Urban movie ‘Dredd’ and is instantly recognisable. But as mentioned already, although the comic is set in what remains of the USA, Dredd’s roots, origins and creation are purely British! Continue reading