Dynamite Entertainment JUNE 2016 Solicitations

Dynamite June 2016 cover
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SHADOW: THE DEATH OF MARGO LANE #1 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024851001011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Matt Wagner
Writer:Matt Wagner
Art:Matt Wagner, Brennan Wagner (Colorist)
Genre:Superhero, Crime Noir
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130248510 01011
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Legendary creator Matt Wagner returns to both write and draw an all-new tale for the first and most famous of all pulp heroes, The Shadow! Following his critically-acclaimed work on The Shadow: Year One and Grendel vs. The Shadow, Wagner once again lends his masterful talents to unveil “what evil lurks in the hearts of men.” In a storyline that is sure to rock The Shadow’s relentless crusade against crime, Dynamite is proud to bring readers The Death of Margo Lane — a five-issue series written and drawn by Wagner and colored by his talented son, Brennan Wagner. For years, Margo Lane has served as The Shadow’s faithful “friend and companion”, the closest and most intimate of all his many agents. But when will that proximity to The Shadow’s dark and violent world take its ultimate toll on her? And what effect will his lover’s loss have on the driven and brooding Master of Darkness? This series presents a powerful and resonant tale in the sort of pulse-pounding pulp style that only Matt Wagner could deliver!
“Matt Wagner excels at pulp. While other authors have gone down the road of making use of the tropes – modernizing it, using it ironically, sticking elements of it in different genres – Wagner comes across as though he’s traveled to modern times from the era in which it was birthed.”
– WeTheNerdy.com

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY WAGNER B&W INCV”) For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Matt Wagner “Black & White” cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC:725130248510 01021

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CONTROL #1 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024852701011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Mature
Cover A:Ben Oliver
UPC:725130248527 01011
Cover B:Guiseppe Camuncoli
UPC:725130248527 01021
Writer:Andy Diggle, Angela Cruickshank
Art:Andrea Mutti
Genre:Crime, Political Thriller
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Detective-Sergeant Kate Burnham isn't making any friends in the Washington DC Police Department. That makes her the perfect scapegoat when a routine homicide investigation threatens to blow open a criminal conspiracy that reaches to the upper echelons of the DC power elite. Kate makes it go away, or they make her go away. Cop or criminal, power is all about control, applied top-down from the penthouse elite to the hustlers on the street. But what happens when the street pushes back...?

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1:Fully returnable for qualifying retailers whose orders of CONTROL #1 (any combination) meet or exceed their initial orders for DEVOLUTION #1 (NOV151268).

RETAILER INCENTIVE #2: (“CVR C 10-COPY CAMUNCOLI B&W INCV”) For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Guiseppe Camuncoli “Black & White” cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC:725130248527 01031

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YOGA HOSERS: A SUNDANCE SUPER SPECIAL
SKU:C72513024853401011
Price:$10.00
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Various
Writer:Kevin Smith
Art:Jeff Quigley, Liam Quigley
Genre:Media Tie-In, Comedy
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:20 pages
UPC:725130248534 01011
ON SALE DATE:6/8
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:A red-hot collectible previously only available at the Sundance Film Festival, Smodcomics proudly presents the official prequel to Kevin Smith's Yoga Hosers, starring Johnny Depp, Harley Quinn Smith, and Lily-Rose Depp! Since the remarkably charismatic duo of Colleen C. and Colleen M. debuted in the horror-comedy film Tusk, fans have been clamoring for more of these 15-year-old yoga nuts... and with Yoga Hosers: A Sundance Super Special, True North Trilogy devotees will finally see the continuation of their story! What is the secret “eh-rigin” of these convenience store clerks destined to face the monsters of Manitoba? How did fate bring two Colleens together to survive all the craziness that Winnipeg could throw at them? And can they harness Moksha, the ultimate goal of yoga, to destroy everything that threatens the things they love, eh?
NOTE:Limited print quantity; allocations may occur.

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BRANDON SANDERSON’S WHITE SAND VOL. 1 Hardcover
SKU:C1606908855
ISBN-13:978-1-60690-885-3
Price:$24.99
Rating:Mature
Cover:Julius Gopez
Writer:Brandon Sanderson, Rik Hoskin
Art:Julius Gopez
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Hardcover
Page Count:160 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:6/22
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:A brand new saga of magic and adventure by #1 New York Times best-selling author Brandon Sanderson! On the planet of Taldain, the legendary Sand Masters harness arcane powers to manipulate sand in spectacular ways. But when they are slaughtered in a sinister conspiracy, the weakest of their number, Kenton, believes himself to be the only survivor. With enemies closing in on all sides, Kenton forges an unlikely partnership with Khriss -- a mysterious Darksider who hides secrets of her own.
White Sand brings to life a crucial, unpublished part of Brandon Sanderson’s sprawling Cosmere universe. The story has been adapted by Rik Hoskin (Mercy Thompson), with art by Julius Gopez and colors by Ross Campbell. Employing powerful imagery and Sanderson’s celebrated approach to magical systems, White Sand is a spectacular new saga for lovers of fantasy and adventure.
Reviews:
·         “My favorite aspect of Sanderson’s world is just how fantastic it is.” – io9

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JAMES BOND VOL. 1: VARGR Hardcover
SKU:C1606909010
ISBN-13:978-1-60690-901-0
Price:$19.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Jason Masters
Writer:Warren Ellis
Art:Jason Masters
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Hardcover
Page Count:168 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:After a mission of vengeance in Helsinki, James Bond returns to London and assumes the workload of a fallen 00 Section agent. His new mission takes him to Berlin, presumably to break up an agile drug-trafficking operation. But Bond has no idea of the forces ranged in secret against him, the full range of an operation that's much scarier and more lethal than he could possibly imagine. Berlin is about to catch fire... and James Bond is trapped inside. Dynamite Entertainment proudly presents VARGR, the debut storyline in the all-new James Bond comic book series, as crafted by masterful writer Warren Ellis (Transmetropolitan, The Authority) and artist Jason Masters (Batman Incorporated, Guardians of the Galaxy).
Reviews:
·         "We are officially spoiled when it comes to the adventures of Agent 007, for casual and diehard fans of the character alike." - Ain't It Cool News
·         "Tense and fast-moving." - Comic Book Resources
·         "This debut from Dynamite Entertainment is everything I could have wanted." - Newsarama
·         "An amazing interpretation of the James Bond characters and his world in a way that feels like it’s an ode to both Fleming’s writing and the film adaptations." - Multiversity Comics
·         "A slick, action-packed action thriller... Bloody entertaining." - Big Comic Page
·         "The art team of Jason Masters and Guy Majors steals the show." - Geek Tyrant
·         "Strong action pieces... full of pace and movement." - Comic Crusaders
·         "This is classic Bond here. Odd, strong henchmen, brutal fighting, lots of bodies, and a maniacal mastermind leaving Bond in a deathtrap..." - Bleeding Cool
·         "Wonderfully highlight(s) character and motivations for 007 and his foes." - Comic Buzz

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JAMES BOND #7
SKU:C72513024181807011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Dom Reardon
Writer:Warren Ellis
Art:Jason Masters
Genre:Action/Adventure, Media Tie-In
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130241818 07011
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:After World War Two, army intelligence groups created ghost cells called "stay-behinds" across Europe in the event of a Warsaw Pact surge. “EIDOLON” is the story of a SPECTRE stay-behind structure – ghost cells of SPECTRE loyalists acting as sleepers until the time is right for a SPECTRE reformation and resurgence. The time is now.

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DEJAH THORIS 2017 WALL CALENDAR
SKU:C1524101095
ISBN-13:978-1-5241-0109-1
Price: $14.99
Rating: Teen+
Cover:
Art:NEN, Tula Lotay, Jay Anacleto
Genre:Fantasy / Science Fiction
Publication Date:August 2016 (Advance Solicited)
Format: Calendar
Page Count: 26 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:8/10(Advance Solicited)
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:For over one hundred years, Edgar Rice Burroughs’ beloved creation, Dejah Thoris, has captured the imagination of science fiction and fantasy enthusiasts… and she’ll continue to do so in 2017 on each and every page of this gorgeous wall calendar! Whether gazing over the extraordinary Martian vistas or commanding armies in battle against the four-armed Warhoons, the Red Planet’s foremost heroine always appears with beauty and strength. Surrender to her regal presence all twelve months of the year!

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RED SONJA 2017 WALL CALENDAR
SKU:C1524101109
ISBN-13:978-1-5241-0110-7
Price: $14.99
Rating: Teen+
Cover:
Art:Jenny Frison, Tula Lotay, Marguerite Sauvage
Genre:Fantasy
Publication Date:August 2016 (Advance Solicited)
Format: Calendar
Page Count: 26 pages
Caution Code: C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:8/10(Advance Solicited)
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Even during the winter months, Red Sonja is no ice queen… she’s a She-Devil! Fiery in spirit, skilled in combat, lusty and bawdy in her revelry, the crimson-tressed heroine looks gorgeous and grand throughout every month of the 2017 wall calendar. Proudly display these powerful portrayals of the fan-favorite swordswoman, courtesy of the artistic talent ofJenny Frison, Tula Lotay, Marguerite Sauvage, and more!

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VAMPIRELLA: THE CLASSIC WARREN ERA 2017 WALL CALENDAR
SKU:C1524101087
ISBN-13:978-1-5241-0108-4
Price: $14.99
Rating: Teen+
Cover: Frank Frazetta
Art:Frank Frazetta, Jose Gonzalez, Enrich, Sanjulian, Jordi Penalva
Genre:Horror / Fantasy
Publication Date:August 2016 (Advance Solicited)
Format: Calendar
Page Count: 26 pages
Caution Code: C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:8/10(Advance Solicited)
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Ignite your passion for the horror hostess Vampirella with the Classic Warren Era wall calendar! The most iconic imagery from Vampirella Magazine are captured twelve months of the year, depictions of her hypnotic beauty that once ensnared millions of lovesick admirers… and promises to do so again in 2017! An alchemical union of sensuality, horror, and a seductive wickedness, brought vividly to life by the greatest artists of the 1960s and 1970s, including Frank Frazetta, Jose Gonzalez, Enrich, Sanjulian, andJordi Penalva.

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A TRAIN CALLED LOVE #9 (OF 10)
SKU:C72513024060609011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Mature
Cover A:Russ Braun
Writer:Garth Ennis
Art:Mark Dos Santos
Genre:Crime, Romance
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130240606 09011
ON SALE DATE:6/8
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Marv and his crew experience naked terror as Gustav Schmitt reveals his true colors, with Myles and Valerie gatecrashing the party in the worst way possible. Things escalate fast – who will survive, and what will be left of them? Meanwhile, Marcy and Penny have a breakthrough… or do they?
RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY BRAUN B&W INCV”) For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Russ Braun “Black & White” cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC:725130240606 09021

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ARMY OF DARKNESS: FURIOUS ROAD #4 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024590804011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Gabriel Hardman
Writer:Nancy A. Collins
Art:Kewber Baal
Genre:Horror, Media Tie-In
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130245908 04011
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Ain’t no mission like a suicide mission, ‘cause a suicide mission don’t stop! Prepare yourself for non-stop death, destruction, madness, and mayhem as Ash leads the Frankenstein Monster, the Daughter of Dracula, and a werewolf biker gang against the assembled might of the Army of Darkness. Can they get the witch, Heckuba, to the church on time to send the Deadites back to the hell they crawled from, or is the world doomed to be crushed under the heel of Ash’s evil demon-twin, The General?

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY HARDMAN B&W INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Gabriel Hardman “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130245908 04021

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BOB'S BURGERS ONGOING #12
SKU:C72513023359212011
Price: $3.99
Rating: Teen +
Cover A: Damon Wong
UPC:725130233592 12011
Cover B: Sara Richard
UPC:725130233592 12021
Rachel Hastings, Mike Olsen, Anneliese Waddington
Art:
Timothy Hopkins, Rich Wilkie, Maggie Harbaugh, Mike Guerena
Genre:Humor, Media Tie-In
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count: 32 pages
ON SALE DATE: 6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Get ready to delve into the twelfth issue of the Bob’s Burgers comic book series! Louise tries to crack the case of a cosmetic conundrum; Gene travels to a land of fearsome fried things; and Tina takes to the skies in Top Tina. Everyone loves Bob’s Burgers, the fan-favorite animated sitcom that airs on Fox television with other hits such as The Simpsons and Family Guy!

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DAWN / VAMPIRELLA Hardcover
SKU:C1606908898
ISBN-13:978-1-60690-889-1
Price:$24.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Joseph Michael Linsner
Writer:Joseph Michael Linsner
Art:Joseph Michael Linsner
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Hardcover
Page Count:144 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Joseph Michael Linsner, the celebrated creator of Dawn, writes and illustrates the first-ever crossover event for his beloved goddess, teaming her -- and pitting her against -- horror icon Vampirella! When the silver-tongued demon Masodik kidnaps these beautiful, powerful women, he demands that the two engage in a catfight to prove which is best suited as his new paramour. The ladies suggest to combat in a more sophisticated and feminine way: by engaging in a storytelling contest. Together, Dawn and Vampirella take us on a journey to the bloody shores of Drakulon, post-apocalyptic New York, and worlds beyond imagination. Ultimately, they know that they must join forces to overcome him... but what common ground can be found between goddess and vampire? Features an all-new introduction and never-before-seen bonus material by Joseph Michael Linsner, plus an afterword by Kristina Deak-Linsner.
Reviews:
·         "The marriage of these two characters is perfect and well overdue." - Geek Sushi
·         "Two great things, blended together, with the right writer and artist." - Fandom Post
·         "Unique and engaging visuals." - Unleash the Fanboy
·         "By nesting problems and puzzles in the layers of his writing, Linsner is creating a greater depth in his story and inspiring the readers not only to keep up with the action/horror story, but to understand the subtext and symbolism as well." - ComicWow!
·         "Amazing visuals." - Comics for Sinners
·         "Quite a guilty pleasure." - Comic Bastards

DAWN / VAMPIRELLA Hardcover – SIGNED EDITION
SKU:C1524101079
ISBN-13:978-1-52410-107-1
Price:$39.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Joseph Michael Linsner
Writer:Joseph Michael Linsner
Art:Joseph Michael Linsner
Publication Date:July 2016 (Advance Solicited)
Format:Hardcover
Page Count:144 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:7/20 (Advance Solicited)
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:A special signed edition, featuring a foil logo and a signature plate autographed by Joseph Michael Linsner! The celebrated creator of Dawn writes and illustrates the first-ever crossover event for his beloved goddess, teaming her -- and pitting her against -- horror icon Vampirella! When the silver-tongued demon Masodik kidnaps these beautiful, powerful women, he demands that the two engage in a catfight to prove which is best suited as his new paramour. The ladies suggest to combat in a more sophisticated and feminine way: by engaging in a storytelling contest. Together, Dawn and Vampirella take us on a journey to the bloody shores of Drakulon, post-apocalyptic New York, and worlds beyond imagination. Ultimately, they know that they must join forces to overcome him... but what common ground can be found between goddess and vampire? Features an all-new introduction and never-before-seen bonus material by Joseph Michael Linsner, plus an afterword by Kristina Deak-Linsner.
Reviews:
·         "The marriage of these two characters is perfect and well overdue." - Geek Sushi
·         "Two great things, blended together, with the right writer and artist." - Fandom Post
·         "Unique and engaging visuals." - Unleash the Fanboy
·         "By nesting problems and puzzles in the layers of his writing, Linsner is creating a greater depth in his story and inspiring the readers not only to keep up with the action/horror story, but to understand the subtext and symbolism as well." - ComicWow!
·         "Amazing visuals." - Comics for Sinners
·         "Quite a guilty pleasure." - Comic Bastards

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DEJAH THORIS #5
SKU:C72513024475805011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:NEN
Writer:Frank J. Barbiere
Art: Francesco Manna
Genre:Science Fiction, Fantasy
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130244758 05011
ON SALE DATE:6/8
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Dejah continues her quest into the badlands, searching for secrets from her past, while Helium falls under the control of the mysterious Councilman Valoris. Will Dejah be able to unravel the truth behind her forgotten past before the city of Helium tears itself apart?

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY NEN B&W INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a NEN “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130244758 05021

THE DEVILERS Trade Paperback
SKU:C1606908936
ISBN-13:978-1-60690-893-8
Price:$19.99
Rating:Mature
Cover:Jock
Writer:Joshua Hale Fialkov
Art:Matt Triano
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Softcover
Page Count:176 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:6/8
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:When the world is under siege from the pits of Hell, it's up to The Devilers to set things right! Seven of the world's greatest exorcists, representing many faiths but united by common resolve, are called to the burning Vatican. As rescue workers attempt to contain the city-wide inferno, only the truly devout stand witness to the demon army marching among the flames. The Devilers, each armed with a unique and fearsome ability to combat the fiendish invaders, must battle their way through the City of the Damned to confront the true evil at its core... but one among their number holds a terrible secret that might be their undoing!
Reviews:
·         "This book has got all the ingredients for a delicious Satan Gumbo." - Bloody Disgusting
·         "Grim and macabre... The Devilers had my curiosity, but now it has my attention." - Comic Book Therapy
·         "A decent landing spot for readers looking for something new that is tinged with horror, adventure and dark humor." - Comic Book Resources
·         "Whether you love horror, superheroes, or adventure, The Devilers... scratches all these genre itches." - Multiversity Comics
·         "I loved... how it brings mismatched ensemble cast together as Earth’s last line of defense against the occult." - The Geekality
·         "The book feels like an old 70s Marvel horror comic... The shadowing and the layouts give the book a great mood and leaves me wanting more." - Bleeding Cool

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GOLD KEY: ALLIANCE #3 (OF 5)
SKU:C72513024648603011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Felipe Massafera
Writer:Phil Hester
Art:Brent Peeples
Genre:Superhero, Science Fiction
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130246486 03011
ON SALE DATE:6/8
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Magnus fights for his life against a horde of killer robots. Samson confronts a terrifying beast beneath New York. Dr. Solar unleashes her power. Turok suffers a devastating loss. And all four heroes discover the walls of their reality crumbling under the attack of a specter from their past.
RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 15-COPY MASSAFERA VIRGIN INCV”)For every 15 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Felipe Massafera “Virgin” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130246486 03021

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GRUMPY CAT & POKEY #5 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024476505011
Price:$3.99
Rating:All Ages
Cover A:Agnes Garbowska
UPC:725130244765 05011
Cover B:Ken Haeser
UPC:725130244765 05021
Cover C:Derek Fridolfs
UPC:725130244765 05031
Writer:Ben McCool, Ben Fisher, Derek Fridolfs
Art:Steve Uy, Ken Haeser, Derek Fridolfs
Genre:Comedy, Media Tie-In
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:More wacky antics of the world's most curmudgeonly kitty! Grumpy and Pokey are left alone in the house to explore the magical, otherworldly force that humans appear to worship: the internet! And after their discovery that cats dominate the internet, what's to stop Grumpy Cat from hatching a plan to dominate the world? Daydreams abound of a planet without humans, while the development of other scientific advances, robots and time machines, create chaos for our favorite felines!

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JIM BUTCHER’S THE DRESDEN FILES: WILD CARD #3 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024652303011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A Main:Carlos Gomez
Writer:Jim Butcher, Mark Powers
Art:Carlos Gomez
Genre:Fantasy, Action/Adventure
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130246523 03011
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Inexplicable bloodshed has erupted in Chicago. Who or what is responsible? While Harry and Thomas struggle with why someone would frame the White Court for the murder of two girls, and "Gentleman" Johnny Marcone learns that one of his men has been assassinated, Karrin Murphy must confront the true source of all this chaos… alone! And while Murphy has always proved resourceful and tough as nails, her opponent is immortal, immensely powerful, and quite insane.

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KINGS QUEST #2 (OF 5)
SKU:C72513024751302011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Marc Laming
UPC:725130247513 02011
Cover B:Jonathan Lau
UPC:725130247513 02021
Cover C Subscription:Colton Worley
UPC:725130247513 02031
Writer:Ben Acker, Heath Corson
Art:Dan McDaid
Genre:Superhero, Science Fiction
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Bazillions of light years from Earth, our heroes split up! Mandrake the Magician and Prince Valiant face a barren planet of undead soldiers, as Flash Gordon, The Phantoms, and Jungle Jim plunge into the heart of Mongo to save damsel-in-distress Dale Arden! …Or, at least they think that’s what they’re doing!
NOTE: KINGS QUEST #1 Cover C Worley “Subscription” is only available to comic shop subscribers and limited to initial orders.

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR D 10-COPY LAMING B&W INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Marc Laming “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130247513 02041

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LORDS OF THE JUNGLE #4 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024591504011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Felipe Massafera
UPC:725130245915 04011
Cover B:Roberto Castro
UPC:725130245915 04021
Writer:Corinna Bechko
Art:Roberto Castro
Genre:Fantasy, Action/Adventure
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Tensions rise as Tarzan's options run out and he finds himself left with nothing but an impossible choice. Meanwhile, Sheena discovers that London is more like a jungle than she could have imagined. Together they face the fight of their lives, with the fate of both their homes hanging in the balance.

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR C 10-COPY CASTRO B&W INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Roberto Castro “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130245915 04031

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MISS FURY VOL. 2 #3
SKU:C72513024650903011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Tula Lotay
UPC:725130246509 03011
Cover B:Jonathan Lau
UPC:725130246509 03021
Writer:Corinna Bechko
Art:Jonathan Lau
Genre:Superhero
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:As Miss Fury prepares to take on the darkest occult elements New York has to offer, her alter-ego Marla wrestles with the suspicion that something sinister might be behind her own abilities as well. Can the supernatural be harnessed for good as well as evil? Or is Miss Fury trapped in a web of deceit from which there is no escape, no matter how hard she fights?

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR C 15-COPY LAU B&W INCV”)For every 15 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Jonathan Lau “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130246509 03031

RETAILER INCENTIVE #2: (“CVR D 25-COPY LAU VIRGIN INCV”)For every 25 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Jonathan Lau “Virgin Art” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130246509 03041

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RED SONJA VOL. 3 #6
SKU:C72513024366906011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Marguerite Sauvage
Writer:Marguerite Bennett
Art: Aneke
Genre:Fantasy
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130243669 06011
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:In the second of our two-part finale, the Hyrkanian forces clashes, sister against brother, in bloody civil war for the Falcon Throne. Revelations, explosions, betrayals, and triumph await as the soul of Hyrkania – and Sonja herself – hang in the balance.

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY SAUVAGE B&W INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Marguerite Sauvage “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130243669 06021

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THE SHADOW: THE LAST ILLUSION Trade Paperback
SKU:C1606908979
ISBN-13:978-1-60690-897-6
Price:$19.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Butch Guice
Writer:Cullen Bunn
Art:Colton Worley, Giovanni Timpano
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Softcover
Page Count:152 pages
Caution Code:C: 0-1-2
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:The Shadow infiltrates the sanctum of The Society of United Magicians, an esoteric enclave of illusionists who are hell-bent on escaping the ultimate trap: death itself! Learning the secret of the so-called "Last Illusion" from the spirit of escape artist Harry Houdini himself, The Shadow becomes the next target of their murderous scheme. To thwart their plans, he must evade twisted traps and solve spellbinding puzzles, while simultaneously evading the deadly skills of Sandman, the magician assassin. A good (or evil) magician never reveals his secrets... but the Shadow knows!
Reviews:
·         "The Shadow's dialogue is strong and haunting." - Comic Book Resources
·         "Now is the time to hop on board." - Graphic Policy
·         "Worley has a great sense of texture, light and shadow." - ComicWow!
·         "Dynamite’s latest foray into the world of pulp comics pays off tremendously." - Fandom Post
·         "Wonderful insight into The Shadow’s psyche." - Snap Pow
·         "(The) dialogue is just tremendous." - Four Letter Nerd
·         "The Shadow feels revitalized in a way that only Cullen Bunn could manage." - Geeked Out Nation

Credit: Dynamite Entertainment
Credit: Dynamite Entertainment

SMOSH #2 (OF 6)
SKU:C72513024752002011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Franco Viglino
UPC:725130247520 02011
Cover B:Jerry Gaylord
UPC:725130247520 02021
Writer:Michael McDermott, Yale Stewart
Art:Franco Viglino, Yale Stewart
Genre:Media Tie-In, Humor
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/8

MARKETING DESCRIPTION: All Amanda Cuddy wanted from this world was a little bit of love, but when she turns to the Super Virgin Squad for an assist, she gets more than she ever bargained for! What is the secret of Payload #9? Who are The Megalomaniacal War Ponies? Where do the affections of Smalltown High's dreamiest point guard ultimately lie? The answers await in this second issue of the YouTube sensation SMOSH's inaugural foray into comics, along with this month’s “That Damn Neighbor” back-up feature, entitled “The Pool!”
With over 9 billion views and 38 million combined subscribers on YouTube, and 31 million social followers, SMOSH has one of the strongest digital footprints of any media brand in existence today.  Based on the strength of this audience, SMOSH has also seen multiple chart-topping musical endeavors, record-setting channel spin-offs and top-selling mobile and gaming apps, with more than two million downloads to date. And, in Summer 2015, the brand released its first feature length film SMOSH: The Movie which debuted at #1 on the iTunes comedy chart.

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Credit: Dynamite Entertainment

THE TWILIGHT ZONE: THE SHADOW #3 (OF 4)
SKU:C72513024651603011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A Main:Francesco Francavilla
Writer:David Avallone
Art:Dave Acosta
Genre:Science Fiction, Crime Noir
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130246516 03011
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:What if you discovered your whole life was an elaborate, unbelievable fiction? And what if you found yourself tasked with creating it all over again, from the beginning? In a wondrous land bounded only by imagination, a typewriter can kill just as surely as a gun. The Shadow finds himself with an unwritten future, facing a blank page straight from a mysterious stationary store that we call… the Twilight Zone.

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY FRANCAVILLA VIRGIN INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Francesco Francavilla “Virgin Art” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130246516 03021

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Credit: Dynamite Entertainment
Credit: Dynamite Entertainment

VAMPIRELLA VOL. 3 #4
SKU:C72513024575504011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover A:Chrissie Zullo
UPC:725130245755 04011
Cover B:Sergio Davila
UPC:725130245755 04021
Writer:Kate Leth
Art:Eman Casallos
Genre:Horror
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:After receiving a threatening invitation to a party at Slade's manor, Vampirella and her coven of friends are forced to walk into an obvious trap. Can they outwit Slade at her own game, or will things get even bloodier?

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY DAVILA B&W INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Sergio Davila “Black & White” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130245755 04031

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Credit: Dynamite Entertainment

WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT #12
SKU:C72513023508412011
Price: $4.99
Rating: Teen +
Cover A:Eric Powell
Writer:Matt Wagner
Art:Dan Schkade, Brennan Wagner (Colorist)
Genre:Crime Noir, Superhero
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:40 pages
UPC: 725130235084 12011
ON SALE DATE: 6/22
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:This exciting and action-packed climactic issue of Dynamite’s critically acclaimed series, finally finds The Sprit in the merciless clutches of the criminal warlord, Mikado Vaas! At last, this mysterious villain has stepped forward to save his daughter, Sachet Spice, and to wreck his ultimate vengeance on one of Comicdom’s most famous and iconic heroes. Beaten and bloody, The Spirit fights on with the help of his beloved and familiar supporting cast… but will this finally prove to be the time that our hero can’t escape death? With thirty pages of inspired story by Wagner and dynamic visuals from the art team of Dan Schkade and colorist Brennan Wagner, this highly acclaimed series that was launched to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Will Eisner's influential character at last reaches its dramatic conclusion.
“The team here continues to utterly delight in what they do, again making me wish I had a couple dozen issues to read instead of waiting monthly for more.”
– TheFandomPost.com

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“CVR B 10-COPY POWELL VIRGIN INCV”) For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Eric Powell “Virgin Art”variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each!
UPC: 725130235084 12021

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Credit: Dynamite Entertainment

XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS #3
SKU:C72513024649303011
Price:$3.99
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Jenny Frison
Writer:Genevieve Valentine
Art:Ariel Medel
Genre:Fantasy, Media Tie-In
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130246493 03011
ON SALE DATE:6/8
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Xena and Gabrielle infiltrate the infamous Croesus' Palace gaming hall to kidnap a Roman general, but are the stakes higher than they bargained for? Fortune can change on a single roll of the dice!

RETAILER INCENTIVE #1: (“10-COPY FRISON VIRGIN INCV”)For every 10 copies ordered and received, retailers will qualify to order a Jenny Frison “Virgin Art” variant cover at the net cost of $2.00 each.
UPC: 725130246493 03021
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SHADOW: THE DEATH OF MARGO LANE #1 (OF 6) RARE MATT WAGNER “VIRGIN ART” EDITION
SKU:C72513024851001031                                        Price:$50.00
DISCOUNT: 52% OFF
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Matt Wagner
Writer:Matt Wagner
Art:Matt Wagner, Brennan Wagner (Colorist)
Genre:Superhero, Crime Noir
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130248510 01031
ON SALE DATE:6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Matt Wagner (Grendel, Batman) delivers a definitive interpretation of the Master of Men on this gorgeous, super-rare cover edition, presented in a “virgin art” style to preserve his artistic skill in all its glory. In this issue,the legendary creator returns to both write and draw an all-new tale for the first and most famous of all pulp heroes, The Shadow! Following his critically-acclaimed work on The Shadow: Year One and Grendel vs. The Shadow, Wagner once again lends his masterful talents to unveil “what evil lurks in the hearts of men.” In a storyline that is sure to rock The Shadow’s relentless crusade against crime, Dynamite is proud to bring readers The Death of Margo Lane — a five-issue series written and drawn by Wagner and colored by his talented son, Brennan Wagner. For years, Margo Lane has served as The Shadow’s faithful “friend and companion”, the closest and most intimate of all his many agents. But when will that proximity to The Shadow’s dark and violent world take its ultimate toll on her? And what effect will his lover’s loss have on the driven and brooding Master of Darkness? This series presents a powerful and resonant tale in the sort of pulse-pounding pulp style that only Matt Wagner could deliver!
BOB'S BURGERS ONGOING #12 RARE SARA RICHARD “VIRGIN ART” EDITION
SKU:C72513023359212031
Price: $50.00
DISCOUNT: 52% OFF
Rating:Teen +
Cover: Sara Richard

 

 

Writer:Rachel Hastings, Mike Olsen, Anneliese Waddington Art:Timothy Hopkins, Rich Wilkie, Maggie Harbaugh, Mike Guerena
Genre:Humor, Media Tie-In
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count: 32 pages
UPC: 725130233592 12031
ON SALE DATE: 6/1
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:To satisfy the appetite of Bob’s Burgers fans everywhere, Dynamite is proud to offer this super-rare “Virgin Art” variant edition featuring a concept by artist Sara Richard! In this issue, Louise tries to crack the case of a cosmetic conundrum; Gene travels to a land of fearsome fried things; and Tina takes to the skies in Top Tina. Everyone loves Bob’s Burgers, the fan-favorite animated sitcom that airs on Fox television with other hits such as The Simpsons and Family Guy!
DEJAH THORIS #5 RARE NEN “VIRGIN ART” EDITION
SKU:
C72513024475805031
Price:$50.00
DISCOUNT: 52% OFF
Rating:Teen +
Cover:NEN
Writer:Frank J. Barbiere
Art: Francesco Manna
Genre:Science Fiction, Fantasy
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130244758 05031
ON SALE DATE:6/8

MARKETING DESCRIPTION: Fan-favorite cover artist NEN proudly displays her fantastic and unique vision of the Princess of Mars in its complete intricate detail on this super-rare Virgin Art variant edition! In this issue, Dejah continues her quest into the badlands, searching for secrets from her past, while Helium falls under the control of the mysterious Councilman Valoris. Will Dejah be able to unravel the truth behind her forgotten past before the city of Helium tears itself apart?
LORDS OF THE JUNGLE #4 (OF 6) RARE FELIPE MASSAFERA “VIRGIN ART” EDITION
SKU:C72513024591504041
Price:$50.00
DISCOUNT: 52% OFF
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Felipe Massafera
Writer:Corinna Bechko
Art:Roberto Castro
Genre:Fantasy, Action/Adventure
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130245915 04041
ON SALE DATE:6/15
MARKETING DESCRIPTION:Rising superstar painter Felipe Massafera provides this gorgeous depiction of exotic jungle action icons Sheena and Tarzan on this super-rare “Virgin Art” variant edition. In this issue, tensions rise as Tarzan's options run out and he finds himself left with nothing but an impossible choice. Meanwhile, Sheena discovers that London is more like a jungle than she could have imagined. Together they face the fight of their lives, with the fate of both their homes hanging in the balance.
RED SONJA VOL. 3 #6 RARE MARGUERITE SAUVAGE “VIRGIN ART” EDITION
SKU:
C72513024366906031
Price:$50.00
DISCOUNT: 52% OFF
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Marguerite Sauvage
Writer:Marguerite Bennett
Art: Aneke
Genre:Fantasy
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130243669 06031
ON SALE DATE:6/15

MARKETING DESCRIPTION: Marguerite Sauvage (DC Comics Bombshells) provides this intense cover artwork to the latest issue of the redesigned Red Sonja’s adventures, available here as a super-rare “Virgin Art” variant! In this issue, the Hyrkanian forces clashes, sister against brother, in bloody civil war for the Falcon Throne. Revelations, explosions, betrayals, and triumph await as the soul of Hyrkania – and Sonja herself – hang in the balance.
VAMPIRELLA VOL. 3 #4 RARE CHRISSIE ZULLO “VIRGIN ART” EDITION
SKU:
C72513024575504041
Price:$50.00
DISCOUNT: 52% OFF
Rating:Teen +
Cover:Chrissie Zullo
Writer:Kate Leth
Art:Eman Casallos
Genre:Horror
Publication Date:June 2016
Format:Comic Book
Page Count:32 pages
UPC:725130245755 04041
ON SALE DATE:6/1

MARKETING DESCRIPTION: Chrissie Zullo, whose covers to Cinderella: From Fabletown with Love (among other titles) captured the hearts and minds of comic-lovers everywhere, celebrates the new era of Vampirella with this super-rare "Virgin Art" cover edition! In this issue, Vampirella receives a threatening invitation to a party at Slade's manor. When Vampi’s coven of friends are forced to walk into an obvious trap, can they outwit Slade at her own game, or will things get even bloodier?
 

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