Mazeworld #2020

Mazeworld By Alan Grant Arthur Ranson Mazeworld years after the British Parliament suspended the death penalty the gallows have returned and Adam Cadman finds himself being the first person to be hanged since But as his life drains away A
  • Title: Mazeworld
  • Author: Alan Grant Arthur Ranson
  • ISBN: 9781907992483
  • Page: 208
  • Format: Paperback
  • Mazeworld By Alan Grant Arthur Ranson 30 years after the British Parliament suspended the death penalty, the gallows have returned and Adam Cadman finds himself being the first person to be hanged since 1964 But as his life drains away, Adam is transported to a strange, new dimension, populated by warriors and mystical beasts the bizarre Mazeworld Written by 2000 AD legend Alan Grant Judge Dredd, Batman a30 years after the British Parliament suspended the death penalty, the gallows have returned and Adam Cadman finds himself being the first person to be hanged since 1964 But as his life drains away, Adam is transported to a strange, new dimension, populated by warriors and mystical beasts the bizarre Mazeworld Written by 2000 AD legend Alan Grant Judge Dredd, Batman and featuring the breath taking artwork of Arthur Ranson Button Man, Judge Anderson this must have graphic novel contains the complete Mazeworld saga.
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    1. Alan Grant Arthur Ranson

      Alan Grant is a Scottish comic book writer known for writing Judge Dredd in 2000 AD as well as various Batman titles during the late 1980s and early 1990s He is also the creator of the character Anarky.Alan Grant first entered the comics industry in 1967 when he became an editor for D.C Thomson before moving to London from Dundee in 1970 to work for IPC on various romance magazines After going back to college and having a series of jobs, Grant found himself back in Dundee and living on Social Security He then met John Wagner, another former D.C Thompson editor, who was helping put together a new science fiction comic for IPC, 2000 A.D and was unable to complete his other work Wagner asked Grant if he could help him write the Tarzan comic he was working on so began the Wagner Grant writing partnership.The pair eventually co wrote Judge Dredd They would work on other popular strips for the comic, including Robo Hunter and Strontium Dog using the pseudonym T.B Grover Grant also worked on other people s stories, changing and adding dialogue, most notably Harry Twenty on the High Rock, written by Gerry Finley Day Judge Dredd would be Grant s main concern for much of the 1980s Grant and Wagner had developed the strip into the most popular in 2000AD as well as creating lengthy epic storylines such as The Apocalypse War Grant also wrote for other IPC comics such as the revamped Eagle.By the late 1980s, Grant and Wagner were about to move into the American comic market Their first title was a 12 issue miniseries called Outcasts for DC Comics Although it wasn t a success, it paved the way for the pair to write Batman stories in Detective Comics from issue 583, largely with Norm Breyfogle on art duties across the various Batman titles Grant moved to After a dozen issues, Wagner left Grant as sole writer Grant was one of the main Batman writers until the late 1990s The pair also created a four issue series for Epic Comics called The Last American This series, as well as the Chopper storyline in Judge Dredd, is blamed for the breakup of the Wagner Grant partnership The pair split strips, with Wagner keeping Judge Dredd and Grant keeping Strontium Dog and Judge Anderson Grant and Wagner continue to work together on special projects such as the Batman Judge Dredd crossover Judgement on Gotham During the late 1980s, Grant experienced a philosophical transformation and declared himself an anarchist The creation of the supervillain Anarky was initially intended as a vehicle for exploring his political opinions through the comic medium In the following years, he would continue to utilize the character in a similar fashion as his philosophy evolved.Grant s projects at the start of the 90s included writing Detective Comics and Strontium Dog, but two projects in particular are especially notable The first is The Bogie Man, a series co written by Wagner which was the pair s first venture into independent publishing The second is Lobo, a character created by Keith Giffen as a supporting character in The Omega Men Lobo gained his own four issue mini series in 1990 which was drawn by Simon Bisley This was a parody of the dark, gritty comics of the time and proved hugely popular After several other miniseries all written by Grant, sometimes with Giffen as co writer , Lobo received his own ongoing series Grant was also writing L.E.G.I.O.N a Legion of Super Heroes spin off and The Demon a revival of Jack Kirby s charac

    642 thoughts on “Mazeworld”

    1. An interesting story, accompanied by nice graphics, about second chance and redemption, inspired from a true fact.


    2. Arthur Ranson s art, as ever, is a joy, his intricacy perfectly suited to the twisting architecture of Mazeworld even the panel borders sometimes contain labyrinths of their own, and by that point you re starting to see even the lines of faces as shadow mazes of their own His demons, scoundrels and looming pyramids recall the ancient, decayed worlds of Clark Ashton Smith, and make one wish he d illustrated some of Steve Moore s Smith homaging Tales of Telguuth for 2000AD Alas, as in Ranson s oth [...]


    3. One small ideea from the story was taken from a true fact and this makes the graphic novel dramatic.A fellow condemned to death goes into the Mazeworld and becomes, until the end, a great Hero.The graphics are well made and the story is interesting enough to keep you wanting .


    4. I d heard of this story which first appeared in 2000AD, a UK comic, and I knew Arthur Ranson s art from the Look In comic but this was the first time I d met Mazeworld The story hooked me from the start A hanging man encounters an alternative world whilst dangling We then follow his adventures What was intended as a computer game, then became a one off in 2000AD became three stories The story doesn t move smoothly as I d like but the concept and characters make up for this and the artwork by ran [...]



    5. This was great It reminded me of a late 70 s early 80 s B horror fantasy movie that would ve appeared on Mystery Science Theater 3000 but I would ve secretly enjoyed the movie on its own.



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