Banzai Battalion

Banzai Battalion

Just Another Bug Hunt!

By John Wagner; Brian Bolland (Illustrator); Ian Gibson (Illustrator)

2000 AD, Paperback, 9781781082188, 160pp.

Publication Date: March 18, 2014

Description
Tiny robots are the first and last line of defence in the gardens of the future Incredible tales and amazing feats from the creator of Judge Dredd
MICRO-MACHINES WITH A MISSION
In a city like Mega-City One where 400 million citizens are crowded into huge housing blocks, free space is at a premium. Gardens, greenery and uninhabited space is extremely rare and only available for the wealthiest citizens. Naturally, these areas need to be protected at all costs - enter the Banzai Battalion - tiny droids who will take on anything that threatens their rooftop garden domain
This collection also features the Judge Dredd's adventures against malfunctioning 'droids of the Big Meg.


About the Author
John Wagner is the co-creator of Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog, Ace Trucking Co. and Button Man, amongst many others, for 2000AD.

Brian Bolland is best known to US readers for his ground-breaking work with writer Alan Moore on the one-shot Batman: Killing Joke graphic novel. Kevin O'Neill Along with fellow 2000 AD alumni Pat Mills, O'Neill cocreated the cult hero Marshall Law and had even more success when he teamed up with Alan Moore to illustrate The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen - which was adapted into a big budget Hollywood movie starring Sean Connery. Simon Bisley's highly dynamic artwork made his two major series in the Galaxy's Greatest Comic - A.B.C. Warriors: The Black Hole and Slaine: The Horned God - hugely popular, as they remain to date. He also illustrated the hugely successful first Batman/Judge Dredd crossover story, Judgement on Gotham. Steve Dillon is a fan-favourite 2000 AD writer and artist, and the creator of both Hap Hazzard and the Irish Judge Joyce. Together with 2000 AD writer Garth Ennis, Steve co-created the hugely successful and critically acclaimed Preacher for DC Comics' imprint, Vertigo.