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Judge Dredd - The Day The Law Died

Updated: May 13

Judge Dredd, The Day The Law Died Comic Book Storyline Explained

Judge Dredd The Day The Law Died story arc starts with Judge Dredd returning from the Cursed Earth and soon finding himself convicted of murder! So begins an epic slice of Judge Dredd. With Dredd out of the way, the crazed head of the Special Judicial Service, Judge Cal, seizes control of Mega-City One and imposes a murderous dictatorship upon its citizens. Only Judge Dredd, aided by a handful of wounded and retired Judges, can stop the madness -- and save Mega-City One from its darkest hour yet! This video goes over the plot of Judge Dredd The Day The Law Died. As usual, I would always recommend reading the story but if you 'ain't got time to read' this video is for you. Judge Dredd fights the insane Judge Cal when he becomes Chief Judge of Mega-City One in this early Judge Dredd epic taking place from Prog 89-108. Watch this video to see us explain Judge Dredd The Day The Law Died. Judge Dredd, The Day The Law Died was first published in 2000AD progs 89 to 108.

Writer: John Wagner

Illustrators: Brian Bolland, Mick McMahon, Dave Gibbons

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Chapters for Judge Dredd The Day The Law Died Explained - Judge Dredd - Lore / History / Beginner's Guide.

00:00 Introduction

00:27 Judge Dredd has been Framed

01:40 Chief Judge Cal Takes Control

02:35 Chief Judge Cal's New Laws

04:52 Chief Judge Cal Builds The City Wall

06:25 Judge Dredd Meets Fergie

09:02 Judge Dredd vs Chief Judge Cal

SPOILER ALERT - I would always advise that you read the story yourself but these videos are aimed at those that do not have the time, which means that plot spoilers are present within the video.

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