JUDGE DREDD NEVER TAKES HIS HELMET OFF (except when…)
- …he’s being a drama queen in Prog 49’s The Oxygen Desert pt 2.
Dredd makes a couple of mistakes and so resigns his post as Judge of Luna City and takes up a the job of a lowly street-sweeper - I guess taking The Long Walk on the Moon was out of the question!
ian Gibson draws Dredd’s face obscurred by shadow or out of frame, and later hidden behind the dust-visor of a street-sweeper’s helmet.
Dredd’s uncharacteristic resignation and self-pity turn out, of course, to be a cunning plan to lure his perp elusive perp into the open…
Scan from The Oxygen Desert 2000 AD prog 49 (28/1/78) by John Wagner, with art by Ian Gibson.