Judge Dredd TV Series Expected To Release In Two Years

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Last month, news broke out that Rebellion and IM Global Television were working on Judge Dredd: Mega City One, a new live-action television series based on the iconic 2000 AD comic book character.

However, while fans are as excited as ever to have a new Judge Dredd series on the way, a new update from franchise producer Jason Kingsley reveals that though production is going on smoothly, the release of Mega City One is "atleast two years away."

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Speaking in an interview with SFX Magazine (via Games Radar), Kingsley gave a few updates regarding the highly anticipated live-action television series.

"Dark fantasy elements are one area that would be great to explore. The show will combine the macabre with the insane and the light-hearted. It's a big place, after all, with 400 million stories to tell."

"Long-form storytelling makes showing Mega-City One and its inhabitants much easier. Trying to fit all of that into a two-hour movie is very hard. My best guess is that it's at least two years away. But we're so early in the process that things could happen a bit faster, or much more slowly."

While a two-year wait may sound unbearable, it sounds like the network is putting a lot of effort into producing a good series for Judge Dredd fans. It's better to wait for a couple of years for a good series than to have Mega City One release earlier and come out a mess.

Judge Dredd: Mega City One has no release date as of yet, but we'll keep everyone updated as soon as we get word.

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