Dark Horse August 2015 Solicitations

Dark Horse August 2015 soliciations
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Abe Sapien #25
Mike Mignola (W), Scott Allie (W), Sebastián Fiumara(A), Dave Stewart (C), and Max Fiumara(Cover)
 On sale Aug 12
FC, 32 pages
$3.50
Ongoing
A small Florida town manages a strange kind of survival in the shadow of a giant monster where Abe finds secrets about his origins and his role in the end of the world.
“Mignola has created a world that appears familiar in both setting and character stereotype, but done so well that for the most part, you enjoy the book for what it is.”—Comic Crusaders
 

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Adam.3 #1 (of 5)
Scott Kolins (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Award-winning writer/artist Scott Kolins (Past Aways, The Flash, TheAvengers) premieres his first original comic book creation: ADAM.3! A man born into a futuristic island utopia fights to save his troubled family as terrifying visions of a monstrous doom foretell the end to his Eden! Can Adam and his family survive S.E.E.D.S.?
• Writer/artist Scott Kolins premieres ADAM.3!
• Published in special “widescreen” format!
 

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Age of Reptiles: Ancient Egyptians #3 (of 4)
Ricardo Delgado (W/A/Cover) and Ryan Hill (C)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Ricardo Delgado’s wordless tale of survival continues in this exciting new installment of the multiple Eisner Award–winning series! Has the lonely and lethal Spinosaurus aegyptiacus found a mate? And if so, will our tenacious hero’s romantic interlude even last long? Packs of hungry predators are circling!
• Ricardo Delgado returns to his award-winning series!
• Intricate artwork, lush colors, and Cretaceous thrills!
 

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Angel & Faith Season 10 #17
Victor Gischler (W), Cliff Richards (A), Michelle Madsen (C), Scott Fischer (Cover), and Mike Norton (Variant cover)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Investigating Angel’s nightmares and real-life missing students, Faith and Fred have discovered a group of teenage vampires at St. Cuthbert’s Preparatory School, where the girls are working undercover! Delving deeper into the origins of the teen vamps, Slayer and scientist are walking a dangerous road when they uncover a fearsome foe!
• An all-Faith, all-Fred vampire adventure!

 

 


 
Angel & Faith Season 10 Volume 3: United TP
Victor Gischler (W), Will Conrad (A), Michelle Madsen (C), and Scott Fischer (Cover)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 136 pages
$18.99
TP, 7” x 10”
When Faith returns to London, her qualms about reteaming with vampire Angel are pushed aside when the demon Eldre Koh’s search for vengeance and his lost friend Illyria brings him to Magic Town. Illyria isn’t in Magic Town, but strangely, Illyria’s host, Winifred Burkle . . . is. Collects issues #11–#15.
“If you haven’t picked up the new Angel & Faith Season 10 series, this is as good a place as any to get a sample and see for yourself what’s inside.”—Comic Book Resources
 

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Baltimore: The Cult of the Red King #4 (of 5)
Mike Mignola (W), Christopher Golden (W), Peter Bergting (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Ben Stenbeck (Cover)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The ancient origins of the Red King’s cult have been discovered.
The influence of the Red King grows stronger, but Baltimore’s faithful allies have discovered the origins of the original cult. With this new knowledge, are they closer to ending the terror consuming the world or further than ever from salvation?
Baltimoreis classic Mignola.”—The Weekly Crisis
 
Battlepug Volume 4: The Devil’s Biscuit TP
Mike Norton (W/A/Cover) and Allen Passalaqua (C)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 72 pages
$14.99
TP, 12” x 8 1/2”
After one of his motley crew of adventurers goes missing, the last Kinmundian must split off from his friends and journey, alone, into the heart of the den of the pirate king to find him. The rest of the group must fend for themselves while Catwulf’s ferocious forces hunt them down. But with a Battlepug at their side, they at least have a fighting chance!
• Harvey and Eisner Award winner!
• Exclusive content not found on the web comic!
 
DON’T @#$% WITH BARB WIRE!

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Barb Wire #2
Chris Warner (W), Patrick Olliffe (P), Tom Nguyen (I), Gabe Eltaeb (C), and Adam Hughes (Cover)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing 
To keep her struggling club off the auction block, Barb Wire hunts one Wyvern Stormblüd, a human wrecking ball with a serious bounty on his head. But Wyvern is a psychotic drunk, even more dangerous soused than sober, who plans to set loose every caged gangster in Steel Harbor!
• Covers by Adam Hughes.
• Written by series creator Chris Warner.
 
The Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot Second Edition HC
Frank Miller (W), Geof Darrow (W/A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 88 pages
$19.99
HC, 8” x 12”
Front and center, America! Here comes action! Here comes adventure! Here comes The Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot—a roller-coaster ride through the minds of Geof Darrow and Frank Miller, the tag team that set you reeling with their hard-hitting series Hard Boiled! Everything you remember about being thirty-eight years old and watching monster movies is right here, but with all the magnified detail that you always wanted to see.
• Recolored by coloring maestro Dave Stewart!
• Collected in hardcover for the first time ever!
• Includes the DHP special!

Bob Powell’s Complete Jet Powers HC
Steve Rude (W), James Vance (W), John Wooley (W), and Bob Powell (A)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 200 pages
$49.99
HC, 7” x 10”
Finally collected in a deluxe hardcover: the complete adventures of Jet Powers, hero of the cult sci-fi comics by legendary artist Bob Powell in which the “Captain of Science” battles the diabolical Mr. Sinn. Collects stories from Jet Powers #1–#4 and The American Air Forces. Introduction by Steve Rude (Nexus) and essay by James Vance and John Wooley.
• Complete collection of the cult favorite Jet Powers!
• Designed by Eisner winner Randall Dahlk (The Rocketeer Artist’s Edition).
 

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B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth #134
Mike Mignola (W), John Arcudi (W), Julián Totino Tedesco(A), Dave Stewart (C), and Laurence Campbell (Cover)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$3.50
Ongoing
Johann is lost in the memories of the Project Sledgehammer . . . Can he regain himself and control of the suit in time to save the BPRD?
 
Angel& Buffy crossover event!

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #18
Christos Gage (W), Rebekah Isaacs(A/Variant cover), Dan Jackson (C), and Steve Morris (Cover)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
The Slayer’s advantage against a powerful demon—having super-awesome friends—may be her undoing as Archaeus pits Spike and Angel against one another.
“Playing with deep, dark emotions, the creative team generate a thrilling sense of suspense, with the dramatic flow keeping this reader hooked to every page.”—Unleash the Fanboy

 

 


 
Captain Midnight Volume 6:Marked for Death—Reign of the Archon TP
Joshua Williamson (W), Manuel Garcia (A), Miguel Sepulveda (A), Javier Mena (C), and Michael Broussard (A/Cover)
On sale Oct 21
FC, 136 pages
$14.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Captain Midnight faces the greatest threat this world has ever known . . . the Archon. But who is he, and what does he want? Midnight must rely on the unlikeliest of allies to acquire the knowledge necessary to fight this ageless malefactor. The time-displaced genius will need to reach down deep to confront this new world horror and become the greatest hero the world has ever seen. Collects Captain Midnight #20–#24.
• The climactic arc of the Captain Midnight series!
“Writer Joshua Williamson is crafting a unique juxtaposition of nostalgia and modernism.”—Comic Book Resources
 
The Complete Love Hurts TP
Kim W. Andersson (W/A/Cover)
On sale Oct 28
FC, 240 pages
$19.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Lovelorn supervillains, psychopathic online daters, murderous reality TV show stars, and heartbroken cowboys, samurais, and astronauts star in this massive tome from Swedish comics creator Kim W. Andersson—making his US debut! Andersson delivers a shocking series of short stories about love gone horribly wrong—romance comics with brutal, terrible twists whichshow that, no matter who you are or what you do, love can be one deadly bitch!
• Winner of the Swedish Comics Academy’s highest honor!
• Into by Peter Snejbjerg!
 

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Conan the Avenger #17
Fred Van Lente (W), Brian Ching(A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Jason Felix (Cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.50
Ongoing
Conan’s out for blood in a desert oasis as he stalks the bandits responsible for the slaughter of a trading caravan—and the man he believes to be their accomplice, the sinister Kerim Shah. But is the Cimmerian on the right trail, or is there something more mysterious afoot?
“It’s a fun, exciting adventure story starring everyone’s favorite Barbarian . . .  Recommended.”—Fandom Post
 

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Creepy Comics #21
Jeff Parker (W), Vera Greentea (W), Sandy Jarrell (A), and Julián Totino Tedesco (Cover)
On sale Aug 5
b&w, 40 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Hot summer nights make for the very best frights, right here in good ol’ Creepy Comics! Featuring spooky sequential storytelling from such graphic greats as Jeff Parker, Vera Greentea, and Sandy Jarrell—plus another Creepy classic from the vile vault! You’ll be sweating with sickening satisfaction!
• Featuring a story from Batman ’66 team Jeff Parker and Sandy Jarrell!
• Beautiful and haunting cover by Julián Totino Tedesco!
• Winner of the Ghastly Award for Best Anthology!
 
Crime Does Not Pay Archives Volume 10 HC
Lev Gleason (W), Jeff Jensen (W), Dan Barry (A), Charles Biro (A/Cover), Bert Bushell (A), Jack Cole (A), Bob Fujitani (A), Fred Guardineer (A), Fred Kida (A), Ed Moore (A), and George Tuska (A)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 280 pages
$49.99
HC, 7” x 10”
Our latest deluxe hardcover—including every uncensored page from Crime Does Not Pay issues #58 to #61—is packed with timeless true-crime tales by artists George Tuska, Fred Guardineer, Dan Barry, Charles Biro, and others! This volume also features an enlightening new foreword by Eisner Award–winning writer Jeff Jensen (Green River Killer)!
• Includes all prose pieces and fan pages!
Foreword by Jeff Jensen (Green River Killer, Tomorrowland).
 

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Dark Horse Presents #13
Alex de Campi (W), Ken Pisani (W), Rich Woodall (W), Fabian Rangel Jr. (W), Michael May (W), Anthony Zicari (W), Jerry Ordway (A/Cover), Arturo Lauria (A), Craig Rousseau (A), Pablo Clark (A), Jason Copland (A), and Oscar Capristo (A)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 48 pages
$4.99
Ongoing
Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway’s Semiautomagic returns! Occult professor Alice Creed has rules when it comes to magic, and she’s broken them—and breaking mystical rules never goes well!
Plus, new chapters of Michael May and Jason Copland’s Kill All Monsters, Anthony Zicari and Oscar Capristo’s Grimm Arcane, Ken Pisani and Arturo Lauria’s Colonus, andRich Woodall and Craig Rousseau’s Kyrra: Alien Jungle Girl!
Fabian Rangel Jr. and Pablo Clark’s Black Past concludes!
 

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Death Head #2 (of 6)
Zack Keller (W), Nick Keller (W), Joanna Estep (A), Kelly Fitzpatrick (C), and E. M. Gist (Cover)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Surviving a close call in the woods, Niles Burton becomes haunted after he brings back a plague doctor mask. As Niles searches for answers to an ancient mystery, his son Bee makes his first friend—a girl who happens to be a ghost! What might this spirit know about the cursed mask worn by the murderous Plague Doctor?
• A supernatural-horror thriller about family and creeping, terrifying murder!
 
The EC Archives: The Haunt of Fear Volume 2 HC
Bill Gaines (W), Al Feldstein (W), Jerry De Fuccio (W), Johnny Craig (W/A), Graham Ingels (A), Jack Davis (A), Jack Kamen (A), George Roussos (A), Ed Smalle (A), Joe Orlando (A), Marie Severin (C), and Carlos Badilla (C)
On sale Oct 28
FC, 216 pages
$49.99
HC, 8 3/16” x 11”
Fright fans, beware! This hotly anticipated second volume—collecting EC Comics classic The Haunt of Fear #7–#12—is sure to chill you to the core! Featuring art from the celebrated talents of Johnny Craig, Graham Ingels, Jack Davis, Jack Kamen, George Roussos, Ed Smalle, and Joe Orlando!
• Dark Horse reprints the infamous comic series!
• Includes all the original ads, text pieces, and letters!
 
Eerie Archives Volume 20 HC
Various (W/A)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 264 pages
$49.99
HC, 8” x 11”
Bipedal shark creatures, tattooed assassins, cursed family trees, and time-travel disasters fill the pages of Eerie Archives Volume 20! The Rook returns, the interlocking “Fallen Angels” stories show how supernatural justice comes to a big city, and the adventures of Mac Tavish: Hero of Zodiac V and Abelmar Jones: Supernatural Ghetto Detective continue! Collects Eerie #95–#99!
• All bonus features, fan pages, and letters columns are included!
• Foreword by Ray Fawkes (Creepy, Constantine)!
 
Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan: The Sunday Comics, 1935–1937 HC
George A. Carlin (W) and Hal Foster (A)
On sale Oct 28
FC, 108 pages
$125.00
HC, 15” x 20”
Celebrate Hal Foster with this deluxe collection of his Tarzan Sunday strips! This final volume compiles dozens of strips on archive-quality paper—expertly restored in gorgeous color at giant size, replicating their original appearance! This astonishing volume is presented in a format that collectors will adore! Collecting every Hal Foster Tarzan Sunday strip from September 1935 through May 1937.
• From all-time great Hal Foster, creator of Prince Valiant!
 
EI8HT Volume 1 TP
Mike Johnson (W) and Rafael Albuquerque (W/A/Cover)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 128 pages
$17.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Welcome to the Meld, an inhospitable dimension in time where a chrononaut finds himself trapped. With no memory or feedback from the team of scientists that sent him, he can’t count on anything but his heart and a stranger’s voice to guide him to his destiny. Collects issues #1–#5.
“Snappy dialogue, eye-catching scenery and a mystery as deep as twenty-two pages can accommodate.”—Comic Book Resources
“[EI8HT is] really amazing. The art is fantastic.”—Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth, Black Hammer)
 

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The Eltingville Club #2
Evan Dorkin (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 4
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
One-shot
This is it! The final meeting of the Eltingville Comic Book, Science-Fiction, Fantasy Horror, and Role-Playing Club! Ten years after the club’s breakup, Bill, Josh, Pete, and Jerry unexpectedly reunite at the San Diego Comic-Con. Can the biggest fan event of the year survive a decade of pent-up nerd rage?
• By Eisner and Harvey winner Evan Dorkin (Space Ghost Coast to Coast, Superman: The Animated Series, Beasts of Burden, Dork, Hectic Planet)
 
“Heartbreaking, exhilarating and unexpected . . . A complete triumph.”—The Hollywood Reporter

The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story TP
Vivek J. Tiwary (W), Andrew C. Robinson (A/Cover), and Kyle Baker (A)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 176 pages
$14.99
TP, 8” x 12 3/16”
The Fifth Beatle recounts the untold story of visionary Beatles manager Brian Epstein—who created Beatlemania and guided the band from basement gigs to unprecedented international stardom. This multiple-award-winning graphic novel has been added to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library and Archives, and a film adaptation begins shooting in 2015!
• American Library Association Great Book for Teens.
• Lambda Literary Award finalist (Best LGBT Graphic Novel).
 
Tyler Durden lives!

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Fight Club 2 #4
Chuck Palahniuk (W), Cameron Stewart (A), Dave Stewart (C), David Mack (Cover), and Anthony Palumbo (Variant cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Each time Sebastian’s drifted off to sleep, Tyler’s emerged to run Project Mayhem. The “Human Sacrifices” who’ve pledged their lives to fulfilling their dreams . . . becoming doctors, accountants, lawyers—even MBAs! . . . what they’re really becoming are Tyler’s slaves. And the ones who fail him? They die . . .
• Chuck Palahniuk writes the sequel to Fight Club!
One of IGN’s Most Anticipated Comics of 2015!

 

 


 

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Game of Thrones: Titan of Braavos Statue
On sale Sept 30
13” tall
$224.99
The Titan of Braavos is a massive statue that guards the harbor entrance to the city of Braavos. Seen in season 4, the Titan towers over Stannis Baratheon and his ship as they sail into Braavos. Dark Horse brings the Titan to life with this limited edition, 13” tall statue. 
 
The Ghost Fleet Volume 2: Over the Top TP
Donny Cates (W), Daniel Warren Johnson (A/Cover), and Lauren Affe (C)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 96 pages
$14.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Trace Morales has gone insane. What’s worse, his rig’s hauling occult cargo that could spell el fin for the world. Can a bizarre bounty hunter recover the Ghost Fleet’s star driver? Forty tons of biker brawls, supernatural mayhem, and truck stop shootouts! Collects issues #5–#8.
• From the critically acclaimed writer of Buzzkill!
“Cates, Johnson, and Affe are delivering the next punch of their deceivingly deep slobber-knocker . . . It’s a revenge tale rife with visceral heartbreak and intricacies . . . that isn’t afraid to have fun along the way.”—All-Comic
 
Final volume!
Gantz Volume 37 TP
Hiroya Oku (W/A/Cover)
On sale Oct 28
b&w, 224 pages
$13.99
TP, 5 1/8” x 7 1/4”
Gantz reaches its apocalyptic conclusion! The alien invaders have been defeated, but aboard their goliath orbiting mother ship, their final champion sends a challenge to Gantz warrior Kei Kurono: face him in single combat, or the mother ship will plunge to Earth, decimating the planet!
Gantz is unrelenting.”—Manga Helpers

“Terrific. It’s got the scariest opening sequence I’ve read in years, and the novel as a whole makes compelling stay-up-late reading. Great, creepy stuff.”—Stephen King
Green River Killer: A True Detective Story TP
Jeff Jensen (W) and Jonathan Case (A)
On sale Oct 21
b&w, 240 pages
$19.99
TP, 6” x 9”
Throughout the 1980s, the highest priority of Seattle-area police was the apprehension of the Green River Killer, the man responsible for the murders of dozens of women. In 1990, with the body count numbering at least forty-eight, the case was put in the hands of a single detective, Tom Jensen. After twenty years, when the killer was finally captured with the help of DNA technology, Jensen spent 180 days interviewing Gary Leon Ridgway in an effort to learn his most closely held secrets—an epic confrontation with evil that proved as disturbing and surreal as can be imagined.
• From the screenwriter of Tomorrowland!
• The Eisner Award–winning true-crime graphic novel now in paperback!
“An astounding graphic novel—this is not just a riveting, relentless crime story, but a crackling morality tale pitting the dark glamour of evil against the day-to-day hard work demanded in the upkeep of decency. It’s a chilling, unnerving story, with sharp bursts of humor and a strong, true, humane heart. Absolutely fantastic.”—Gillian Flynn, New York Times best-selling author of Dark Places and Sharp Objects
 
Grimmiss Island TP
Art Baltazar (W/A/Cover) and Franco (W)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 104 pages
$12.99
TP, 6” x 9”
When the Volcano Goddess threatens the Mama Woogees’ tiny island, only little Grimmiss can save the day! When you’re a little guy with a skull head, there’s adventure around every corner! From the Eisner Award–winning creative minds of Art Baltazar and Franco! Collects the Grimmiss Island four-issue miniseries.
• For fans of Itty Bitty Hellboy and Tiny Titans.
“Art and Franco make the world a better place.”—Following the Nerd
 

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Grindhouse: Drive In, Bleed Out #8
Alex de Campi (W), John Lucas (A), Ryan Hill (C), and Milo Manara (Cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
It’s God vs. girl as Veronica and Britt fight the power, armed only with orgasms! And if they aren’t coming, the Earth is going!
• Alex de Campi(Archie vs. Predator) concludes Grindhouse with a bang!
Milo Manara’s cover is too hot for Previews!
Grindhouseis a hit. It’s wild, it’s crazy, and it’s for adults. If you’re a fan of grindhouse cinema, Quentin Tarantino, and everything else you can lump into that group this one is for you.”—Comic Book Therapy
 
WHAT A SCOOP!

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Groo: Friends and Foes #8
Sergio Aragonés (W/A/Cover), Mark Evanier (W), Stan Sakai (L), and Tom Luth (C)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Let’s go to press! The most intrepid reporter in Groo’s world, Weaver, is back, accompanied as usual by his assistant, Scribe. This time, they try reporting the truth about Groo, but of course no one believes them. Concocted by the award-winning team of Sergio Aragonés and Mark Evanier, with letterer Stan Sakai and colorist Tom Luth!
“A beautifully cartooned, smartly written, lighthearted and enjoyable adventure book that also happens to be very, very hilarious.”—Rhymes with Geek
 
Halo: Covenant Truth and Reconciliation Ship Replica
On sale Oct 28
$39.99
The Truth and Reconciliation is a Covenant cruiser ship, that first appeared in Halo: Combat Evolved.
Coming in at just over 7” long, this highly detailed ship replica is a must for the Halo collector!
 
Halo: Escalation is a developing series that is awesome.”—Unleash the Fanboy

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Halo: Escalation #21
Duffy Boudreau (W), Ian Richardson (P), Denis Freitas (I), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Isaac Hannaford(Cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
“The Absolute Record” part 3—As Commander Palmer’s Spartan team battles toward the core of the Absolute Record, a powerful new combatant enters the fray! The next chapter of the Halo saga continues here in this epic six-part sequel to Spartan Ops and The Janus Key.
• The Halo franchise has sales eclipsing $4.5 billion over its lifetime!
• An essential addition to the Halo canon!
 
“Genuinely creepy and engaging.”—Mark Millar

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Harrow County #4
Cullen Bunn (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover)
On sale Aug 12
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Kept prisoner by a monster of her own creation, Emmy is forced to confront the truth about the evil witch of Harrow County and the power she wields!
• Featuring two backup stories exclusive to the single issues!
• The chilling ongoing series from Cullen Bunn and Tyler Crook (The Sixth Gun) continues!
 
Beautifully drawn, bleak, and action packed.”The Escapist

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Hellboy in Hell #7
Mike Mignola (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$2.99
Ongoing
“The Hounds of Pluto” Part 1 of 2.
A sickness eats away at Hellboy. Though he’s dead, he risks losing himself and becoming one of the hollow phantoms that haunt Hell. A team of doctors promise a cure, but they need something from him first . . .
“[Mike Mignola] has lost none of his touch, delivering page after page with cinematic action sequences, haunting imagery, and inventive layouts that all contribute to the sense that Hellboy is on the cusp of something huge.”—IGN
 
THE MOST POWERFUL STORIES IN THE UNIVERSE!
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Minicomic Collection HC
Tim Seeley (W), Steven Grant (W), Phil White (W), Robert Kirkman (W), Michael Halperin (W), Scott Neitlich (W), Bruce Timm (A), Mark Texeira (A), Larry Houston (A), Jim Mitchell (A), and Charles Simpson (C)
On sale Oct 21
FC, 1,232 pages
$29.99
HC, 6” x 9”
The toy juggernaut Masters of the Universe and its subsequent action figure lines featured memorable pack-in minicomics that aided in playtime for children across the world. This oversized hardcover collection features sixty-eight US releases, including all minicomics from the eighties Masters of the Universe line, the eighties Princess of Power line, and the eighties and nineties He-Man line, plus an introduction to the minicomics in the current Masters of the Universe Classics toy line. Relive the illustrated adventures that fueled your imagination!
• Featuring interviews with the original comic creators!
• Over 1,000 pages collected together for the first time ever!
• With early work from Bruce Timm!
 
How to Pass as Human HC
Nic Kelman (W), Pericles Junior (A/C), and Terry Dodson (Cover)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 200 pages
$19.99
HC, 6” x 9”
How to Pass as Humanis an attempt on the part of the world’s first android to understand the irrational, unpredictable, eclectic creatures known as human beings. In this field guide, complete with sketches, graphs, flow charts, and other reference materials, Android 0 (a.k.a. Zach) has compiled a variety of useful information for future androids on how to pass undetected as human beings. 
• Kelman’s first novel, Girls, was a critically acclaimed, international bestseller.
“Kelman has a knack for capturing the reader’s attention and holding them engrossed.”—Roundtable Reviews

BLOOD OF A KING, HEART OF A TIGER!

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King Tiger #1 (of 4)
Randy Stradley (W), Doug Wheatley (A/Cover), and Rain Beredo (C)
On sale Aug 12
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Blood, death, and fire—the darkest kind of magic. A monstrous secret from King Tiger’s past has found the mystic warrior, but can Tiger’s skills and sorcery triumph against an unthinkable supernatural obscenity linked to his own destiny? If the Tiger falls, the Dragon will rise!
• Written by Randy Stradley (Star Wars,Aliens vs. Predator).
• Illustrated by Doug Wheatley (Star Wars,Aliens).
“[Doug Wheatley]’s got a gift in being able to draw very fine, thin lines that make the pages look almost photo-realistic, but without making his character look stiff or posed.”—Comic Book Resources
 
Lone Wolf and Cub Omnibus Volume 10 TP
Kazuo Koike (W), Goseki Kojima (A), and Frank Miller and Lynn Varley (Cover)
On sale Oct 7
b&w, 696 pages
$19.99
TP, 5” x 7”
Like leaves circling a maelstrom, ?gami Itt? and his mortal enemy, Yagy? Retsud?, are drawn inexorably toward their final confrontation. As torrential rains pound Edo, Yagy?’s forces race to find ?gami before a boatload of explosives reaches him and provides the means to destroy the Yagy?, once and for all!
• The acclaimed classic by Kazuo Koike and Goseki Kojima.
• 696 pages, value priced.
 

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Midnight Society: The Black Lake #3 (of 4)
Drew Edward Johnson (W/A/Cover) and Lizzy John (C)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Beneath the surface of Loch Ness, Matilda Finn flees for her life and discovers the missing cryptozoologist she was searching for. Can the lost MI: Omega leader be saved—and does he even deserve saving? Questions and answers bubble to the surface in the penultimate issue.
• Drew Edward Johnson’s action-packed, creator-owned series!
 

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Mulan: Revelations#3 (of 4)
Robert Alter (W)), Marc Andreyko (W), and Micah Kaneshiro (A/Cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
As Mulan prepares for her destiny as the avatar of an ancient cosmic messiah, an unforeseen betrayal starts a war among the gods that could put the entire universe at risk!
 

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Negative Space #2 (of 4)
Ryan K Lindsay (W) and Owen Gieni (A/Cover)
On sale Aug 12
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Our hero is plunged into a terrifying conflict between an emotion-harvesting corporation and the resistance cult that attempts to defy them. But as the mysteries surrounding this secret war darken and deepen, he discovers a new power within himself that could shift the balance in dramatic and unpredictable ways!
• Story by Ryan K Lindsay (Headspace, CMYK) with art by Owen Gieni (Manifest Destiny, Shutter)!
• From suicide note to suicide mission!
 

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Neverboy #6 (of 6)
Shaun Simon (W), Tyler Jenkins (A), Kelly Fitzpatrick (C), and Conor Nolan (Cover)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The world of imagination is collapsing in on itself, and Neverboy’s wife and son are caught in the chaos. The dream must stop the dreamer before all is lost.
• From Killjoys cocreator Shaun Simon!
“This totally bonkers comic book is definitely one of the best new properties I’ve picked up in a while.”—Multiversity Comics
 
MIND MGMT is the best comic out there!”—Jeff Lemire

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NEW MGMT #1
Matt Kindt (W/A/Cover) and Geof Darrow (Variant cover)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 24 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Matt Kindt brings his game-changing masterpiece MIND MGMT to its astonishing conclusion in this unforgettable one-shot!
The war is over. The world has been changed. But into what?!
• A heart-wrenching standalone epilogue to MIND MGMT!
• Variant cover by Geof Darrow!

 

 

 


 
Oreimo: Kuroneko Volume 3 TP
Tsukasa Fushimi (W) and Sakura Ikeda (A/Cover)
On sale Oct 21
b&w, 168 pages
$10.99
TP, 5 1/8” x 7 1/4”
To overcome the challenge of the Gaming Club, Sena Akagi must team up with Kuroneko . . . or is it going to be Kuroneko that’s teaming up with Sena? Meanwhile, Kuroneko makes her move on Kyousuke at last . . . but with Kirino returning to Japan, has the Queen of Nightmare waited too long to cast her love spell?
 

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Past Aways #6
Matt Kindt (W), Scott Kolins (A/Cover), and Bill Crabtree (C)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 40 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Across space and time, the immortal Past Aways have battled their share of monsters—but a new beast has reared its ugly head, and the team may not be able to survive the onslaught of the terrible creature known as . . . celebrity!
• Every issue contains bonus backup material!
“Tremendously awesome looking.”—Multiversity Comics
 
P. Craig Russell’s Murder Mysteries and Other Stories Gallery Edition HC
Neil Gaiman (W), Ray Bradbury (W), Clive Barker (W), Mike Mignola (W), H. P. Lovecraft (W), Oscar Wilde (W), P. Craig Russell (A/Cover), and more
On sale Oct 28
FC, 232 pages
$125.00
HC, 12 1/8” x 17 1/4”
This gallery edition features high-quality scans of master illustrator P. Craig Russell’s original art, printed at art-board size, in a collection of stunning, complete adaptations of works by Neil Gaiman, H. P. Lovecraft, Ray Bradbury, Mike Mignola, Clive Barker, and Oscar Wilde; the Spirit story “Art Walk”; and much more stunning artwork by this legendary graphic storyteller.
• Reproducing P. Craig Russell’s original art at full size.
• Stories by Gaiman, Bradbury, Lovecraft, Mignola, and many more!
 

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Plants vs. Zombies: Bully for You #3
Paul Tobin (W), Ron Chan (A/Cover), Peter Bagge (A), and Matthew J. Rainwater (C)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$2.99
Miniseries
Dr. Zomboss’s battered zombie army faces the Anti-Bully Squad’s new zombie army! Patrice and Nate are caught in the middle, and the war spills into Neighborville. The town’s fearless young heroes must join forces with Crazy Dave to beat both batches of the fun-dead! Could an ice-cream break help?
• Bonus PVZ stories by comics legend Peter Bagge!
• The hit video game franchise continues its comic book invasion!
 
DeConnick! Roberson! Williamson! And many more of the top creators in comics!
 
Prometheus: The Complete Fire and Stone HC
Kelly Sue DeConnick (W), Paul Tobin (W), Chris Roberson (W), Christopher Sebela (W), Joshua Williamson (W), Juan Ferreyra (A), Patric Reynolds (A), Ariel Olivetti (A), Chris Mooneyham (A), Agustin Alessio (A), Dave Stewart (C), Dan Brown (C), and David Palumbo (Cover)
On sale Oct 21
FC, 480 pages
$49.99
HC, 8” x 12”
The moon of LV-223—resting place of the doomed Prometheus expedition, enigmatic source of all organic life, and nightmarish source of ultimate destruction. Now a new generation of explorers hope to uncover the mysteries of this strange and dangerous world, but what they find may lead to humanity’s undoing. Collects Prometheus: Fire and Stone#1–#4, Aliens: Fire and Stone #1–#4, Alien vs. Predator: Fire and Stone #1–#4, Predator: Fire and Stone #1–#4, and the Prometheus: Fire and Stone—Omega one-shot.
• Collects the complete blockbuster crossover event!
• Over 80 pages of never-before-seen content!
“Out-of-my-mind nerdgasming for more . . . This is going to be one hell of a ride.”—Bloody Disgusting
“A welcome return to a truly interesting universe.”—IGN 
 
Corben Reinvents Lovecraft!

Rat God HC
Richard Corben (W/A/Cover) and Beth Corben Reed (C)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 144 pages
$19.99
HC, 7” x 10”
Eisner Award Hall of Fame inductee Richard Corben presents a chilling new story inspired by the works of H. P. Lovecraft! When city slicker Clark Elwood travels into the woods searching for his Native American girlfriend, he discovers a town of strange, threatening people, savage animals, and unspeakable fear. Collects issues #1–#5.
“I’m glad to see that Richard Corben is given a platform to publish new stories to a larger audience and I fully endorse this new tale.”—Rhymes with Geek
 

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Rebels #5
Brian Wood (W), Andrea Mutti (A), Jordie Bellaire (C), and Tula Lotay (Cover)
On sale Aug 12
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
The young Seth Abbott embarks on the defining mission of his career as soldier and patriot. He must organize the transport of sixty tons of cannon overland from upstate New York south to Boston.
• Great title for YA readers!
Rebels is a great and beautiful book!”—Matt Kindt (MIND MGMT)
 
The Savage Sword of Conan Volume 20 TP
Roy Thomas (W), John Buscema (P), Rafael Kayanan (A), Ernie Chan (A), E. R. Cruz (I), and George Pratt (Cover)
On sale Oct 21
b&w, 592 pages
$19.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Inheriting the captaincy of a Barachan pirate ship, Conan and his crew are captured and imprisoned in a Kushite dungeon, with no seeming avenue of escape. That is, until Conan makes a pact with a mysterious prisoner—Imhotep, the Ravager of Worlds, one of Conan’s deadliest enemies! Collects Conan stories from Marvel’s The Savage Sword of Conan the Barbarian #202–#212.
 
HOLMES VS. THE UNDEAD!
 
Sherlock Holmes and the Necronomicon HC
Sylvain Cordurié (W) and Laci (A/Cover)
On sale Oct 7
FC, 96 pages
$17.99
HC, 7” x 10”
Following his encounter with the vampire Selymes, Sherlock Holmes embarks on an Arctic expedition under the assumed name of Thomas Sigerson. During his excursion, the great detective uncovers strange and dark forces at work, and learns that some mysteries are best left unsolved!
• The follow-up to the thrilling Sherlock Holmes and the Vampires of London!
• Reprinting the Soleil classic in English for the first time ever!
 
Read the comic! Watch the series!

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The Strain: The Night Eternal #12
David Lapham(W), Mike Huddleston(A), Dan Jackson(C), and E. M. Gist (Cover)
On sale Aug 19
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Dr. Ephraim Goodweather versus The master… The final showdown!
Final issue!
 

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The Tomorrows #2 (of 6)
Curt Pires (W), Alexis Ziritt (A/Cover), Adam Metcalfe (C), and Dylan Todd (Cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Rio. One of the Tomorrows is dead. It’s up to Claudius to find out who killed him. 
Also: a vision of the future.
• A bold new speculative-fiction comic from writer Curt Pires, each issue illustrated by a different brilliant artist!
“Curt Pires presents many opportunities to reflect on the everyday things that we just accept as normal.”—Bloody Disgusting
 
Spinal Tap Meets Ghostbusters

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This Damned Band #1 (of 6)
Paul Cornell (W), Tony Parker (A/Cover), and Lovern Kindzierski (C)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
1972: the world’s most famous rock band thought they were “worshiping Satan,” only to find they were actually . . . worshiping Satan.
From Paul Cornell (Wolverine, Action Comics) and Tony Parker (Mass Effect: Foundation)comes a darkly hilarious adventure of black magic and classic rock!
• A hilarious documentary-style thrill ride of black magic and rock music!
“Paul Cornell’s ability to introduce us to a character at the beginning of an episode and have us crying for them at the end—for whatever reason—is, in my opinion, unmatched.”—Doctor Who TV
 
New groundbreaking work from Bá and Moon!
 
Two Brothers HC
Gabriel Bá (W/A) and Fábio Moon (W/A)
On sale Oct 14
b&w, 232 pages
$24.99
HC, 7” x 9”
Twin brothers Omar and Yaqub may share the same features, but they could not be more different from one another. After a brutally violent exchange between the young boys, Yaqub is sent from his home in Brazil to live with relatives in Lebanon, only to return five years later as a virtual stranger to the parents who bore him, his tensions with Omar unchanged. Family secrets engage the reader in this profoundly resonant story about identity, love, loss, deception, and the dissolution of blood ties.
• From the Eisner Award–winning and New York Times best-selling duo behind Daytripper, Gabriel Bá and Fábio Moon!
“Bá’s distinctive lines render characters in minimal strokes; clever transitions, well-placed shadows, and atmospheric scene-setting live up to the twins’ already well-deserved reputation for beautiful art.”—Publishers Weekly
 
 “One of the most original, innovative, well-executed comicbooks anywhere to be found.”—Stan Lee
Usagi Yojimbo Gallery Edition Volume 1: Samurai and Other Stories HC
Stan Sakai (W/A/Cover)
On sale Oct 14
FC, 240 pages
$125.00
HC, 12” x 17”
Hailed as one of the true masterpieces of the comics medium, Usagi Yojimbo gets its first gallery edition, reproducing Stan Sakai’s breathtaking artwork at full size and in living color. This edition includes the art from the very first Usagi story, the complete origin tale “Samurai,” and more!
• Includes extra, never-before-seen art and a new introduction by Sakai!
• The ultimate edition for Usagi fans!
 

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The Witcher: Fox Children #5 (of 5)
Paul Tobin (W), Joe Querio (A/Cover), and Carlos Badilla (C)
On sale Aug 5
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Chaos erupts aboard the Prophet as the madness sown by the Fox Mother runs red across the deck boards. Geralt seizes upon his last opportunity to assuage the vixen’s maternal rage, but in doing so, he may seal his own fate
• From Paul Tobin, Eisner–winning writer of Bandette!
•TheWitcher games have collectively earned over 250 industry awards and have sold more than 5.5 million copies worldwide!
 

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Zodiac Starforce #1 (of 4)
Kevin Panetta (W), Paulina Ganucheau (A), and Marguerite Sauvage (Cover)
On sale Aug 26
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
An elite group of teenage girls with magical powers have sworn to protect our planet against dark creatures . . . as long as they can get out of class!
These high-school girls aren’t just combating math tests. They’re also battling monsters! But when an evil force infects leader Emma, she must work with her team to save herself—and the world—from the evil Diana and her mean-girl minions!
• A brand-new creator-owned series from Kevin Panetta (Bravest Warriors) and Paulina Ganucheau (TMNT: New Animated Adventures, Bravest Warriors).
• For fans of Sailor Moon, Buffy, and Lumberjanes!
Zodiac Starforce is everything I want in a modern magical girl story—friendship, diversity, sweet battles and enviable costumes. Kevin and Paulina have crafted a both stunningly beautiful and heartfelt adventure series I honestly can’t wait to read.”—Kate Leth (Adventure Time: Seeing Red,Edward Scissorhands)

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