Judge Dredd is a side scrolling 2D action video game for the SNES, Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Game Gear and Game Boy originally released in 1995. The game is loosely based on the 1995 film Judge Dredd which, in turn, was spun-off from 2000 AD's comic books. In stark contrast to the film, the game recieved mostly positive reviews.
The year is 2134 AD , Some time by the 22nd century, everyone lives in gigantic urban areas of the world.Both the police and lawyers have been abolished and only the Judges are in complete control of human society. One of them, Judge Dredd, must Save Mega-City One by pursueing the renegade Judge Rico. Also some of the other of Mega-City One's most dangerous criminals. Levels range from the major futuristic city known as Mega-City One, a prison in a post-nuclear wasteland and industrial ruins. Eventually, Dredd defeats Rico and wins a final battle with the Dark Judges to save Mega-City One.