Dark Horse Comics DECEMBER 2016 Solicitations

Dark Horse Comics December 2016 cover
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Aliens: Defiance #8
Brian Wood (W), Tristan Jones (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Massimo Carnevale (Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Keeping a baby xenomorph alive, even in a frozen state, contradicts all the survival instincts that Zula and Hollis have. But by studying the alien in cryostasis, Davis believes he can discover how to exterminate it and the rest of its forsaken, vile race permanently. Is he dooming the mission in the name of science?


Long live the Queen!

Aliens: Life and Death #4 (of 4)
Dan Abnett (W), Moritat (A), Rain Beredo (C), and David Palumbo (Cover)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
As the Colonial Marines on LV-223 prepare to make their last stand against the xenomorph horde, their one hope may lie in the Alien queen!
• Features the most unexpected showdown in the franchise’s history!


Battle Lines Are Drawn!

Alien vs. Predator: Life and Death #1 (of 4)
Dan Abnett (W), Brian Thies (A), Rain Beredo (C), David Palumbo (Cover), Sachin Teng (Variant cover), and Carlos D’Anda (30th Anniversary variant)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The Predators arrive on LV-223! The question is: are they here to finish the fight with the Colonial Marines, or will they join the marines in the battle against the Aliens? And who will Ahab—the Predator from the Fire and Stone story cycle—side with?

 

Angel Catbird Volume 2: To Castle Catula HC
Margaret Atwood (W), Johnnie Christmas (A/Cover), and Tamra Bonvillain (C)
On sale Feb 14
FC, 104 pages
$14.99
HC, 6” x 9”
The catcentric adventure continues, in the all-ages follow-up to best-selling novelist Margaret Atwood’s debut graphic novel. Genetic engineer Strig Feleedus, also known as Angel Catbird, and his band of half-cats head to Castle Catula to seek allies as the war between cats and rats escalates.
• Volume 1 was on the top 10 list for Best Fall Graphic Novels by Publishers Weekly.
• Foreword by G. Willow Wilson.

 

Black Hammer #6
Jeff Lemire (W/Variant cover), Dean Ormston (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Madame Dragonfly has been harboring dark secrets for hundreds of years, keeping them locked up in the mysterious Cabin of Horrors. Now that her cabin is trapped on Black Hammer Farm, the only secrets she can collect are the broken hearts of small-town folk. But the arrival of a new visitor to the farm will change everything.
• Comics history variant cover by Lemire!
“Fantastic.”—Scott Snyder (Batman, Wytches)

 

Bounty Volume 1 TP
Kurtis Wiebe (W), Mindy Lee (A/Cover), and Leonardo Olea (C)
On sale Feb 15
FC, 136 pages
$9.99
TP, 7” x 10”
The Gadflies were the most wanted criminals in the galaxy—robbing corporations to redistribute wealth to the destitute. Now, with a bounty to match their reputation, the Gadflies are forced to abandon banditry for a career as bounty hunters . . . ’cause if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em—then rob ’em blind! Collects issues #1–#5.

 

Briggs Land #5
Brian Wood (W), Mack Chater (A), Lee Loughridge (C), and Tula Lotay (Cover)
On sale Dec 14
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Grace Briggs looks for alliances where she can, both to stave off the out-of-state Aryan Nations moving into her territory and to maintain the integrity of Briggs Land in the face of legal troubles. ATF agents Zigler and Nolan, who are conducting a terrorism investigation into her family, may be Grace’s best bet.

 

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 11 #2
Christos Gage (W), Rebekah Isaacs (A/Variant cover), Dan Jackson (C), and Steve Morris (Cover)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Following the magic-related disaster in San Francisco, Buffy and her friends are trying to help put the city back together, while their own lives are also still in chaos. When the government begins introducing some special rules and regulations for folks with magical connections, Buffy may have to face being divided from the people for whom she cares the most.

 

Call of Duty: Zombies #2 (of 6)
Justin Jordan (W), Jonathan Wayshak (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Simon Bisley (Cover
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Waves of zombies just keep coming, first in the Call of Duty®: Zombies games, and now from Dark Horse Comics!
On the hunt for Element 115, the Tranzit crew winds up at the headquarters of Russman’s old organization: Broken Arrow. Trapped between a never-ending horde of zombies outside and lab-grown monstrosities inside, Stuhlinger, Misty, Marlton, and Russman learn that they’ll have to work together if they want to make it out alive.

 

Chimichanga: The Sorrow of the World’s Worst Face! #3 (of 4)
Eric Powell (W) and Stephanie Buscema (A/Cover)
On sale Dec 14
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Lula, Chimi, and Ronny are in deep doo-doo!
The flatulent witch wants her revenge, and with Lula and Chimichanga lost in her forest, there is no way they can escape her stink! Will Lula lose her glorious beard to the witch’s mystic potions—or will Ronny’s ugly face finally come to their rescue?

 

Conan the Slayer #6
Cullen Bunn (W), Sergio Dávila (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Admira Wijaya (Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
In pursuit of his traitorous brother, the inexperienced new chief of the Kozaks has foolishly ventured into the bowels of Gorey Castle. The callow youth’s only hope now is his bodyguard, Conan—will the Cimmerian reach him in time? Superstar writer Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, Uncanny X-Men) and artist Sergio Dávila (Red Sonja, Swords of Sorrow) wrap up their first thrilling story arc!
• Powerhouse writer Cullen Bunn and artist Sergio Dávila team up for a new Conan series!

 

Dark Horse Presents #29
Paul Levitz (W), Carla Speed McNeil (W/A), Kaare Andrews (W), Dean Haspiel (W/A), John Nadeau (W/A), Dan Jolley (W), Francesco Francavilla (W/A/Cover), Tim Hamilton (A), and Troy Nixey (A)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 48 pages
$7.99
Ongoing
This month, Dark Horse is celebrating a decade of Francesco Francavilla in comics! Features a stunning cover as well as the continuation of Francavilla’s The Black Beetle in Kara Bocek! Plus, Dean Haspiel brings his popular webcomic The Red Hook to print!
This issue also features the continuation of favorites Brooklyn Blood by Paul Levitz and Tim Hamilton; Finder: Chase the Lady by Carla Speed McNeil; The Black Sinister by Kaare Andrews, Troy Nixey, and Dave McCaig; and Murder Society by John Nadeau and Dan Jolley!

Murder behind bars!

Dead Inside #1 (of 5)
John Arcudi (W), Toni Fejzula (A), Faith Erin Hicks (Variant cover), André May (C), and Dave Johnson (Cover)
On sale De
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The Jail Crimes Division of the Sheriff’s Office in Mariposa County investigates crimes committed inside county jails. With a limited number of suspects who can’t escape, these are usually easy cases to solve—but not this one. As Detective Linda Caruso gets closer to the heart of the case, she discovers uncomfortable truths about her friends, her job, and herself.
• Perfect for fans of crime and prison television, such as Law & Order, NCIS, Orange Is the New Black, American Crime Story, or Making a Murderer.
• A new series from Rumble writer John Arcudi and Veil artist Toni Fejzula.

 

Dept. H #9
Matt Kindt (W/A/Cover) and Sharlene Kindt (C)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 28 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Mia is trapped at the bottom of the ocean with her father’s murderer—and they must work together to repair the flooding Dept. H base. Aaron’s desperate attempt to reach the surface is their last chance at rescue, but six miles of water and the mysterious creatures that live deep in the ocean are just as dangerous as the rising water and the unknown killer inside the base.
• Featuring content exclusive to the single issues!


Dragon Age Adult Coloring Book
TBD (A) and TBD (Cover)
On sale Feb 8
b&w, 96 pages
$14.99
TP, 10” x 10”
The worlds of Dragon Age are yours to explore in this amazing coloring book, including forty-five original, colorable black-and-white illustrations of unforgettable characters and iconic scenes from the award-winning trilogy! Whether you’re a casual fan of fantasy, or the very Herald of Andraste,  Dragon Age Adult Coloring Book is not to be missed!
• Includes forty-five pieces of beautifully detailed, original black-and-white artwork!

 

The EC Archives: Valor HC
Carl Wessler (W), Otto Binder (W), Bernie Krigstein (A), Graham Ingels (A), Wally Wood (A), Al Williamson (A), Joe Orlando (A), Reed Crandall (A), George Evans (A), Carlos Badilla (C), and Wally Wood (Cover)
On sale Feb 22
FC, 168 pages
$49.99
HC, 8” x 11”
Timeless tales of daring combat and deeds of honor set throughout world history! This archive collects the EC series Valor from the heroic and legendary artistic talents of Carl Wessler, Bernie Krigstein, Graham Ingels, Wally Wood, Al Williamson, Joe Orlando, Reed Crandall, and George Evans. Includes the complete run of Valor (issues #1–#5) in full color.
• Includes a foreword from P. Craig Russell!

 

Eerie Archives Volume 23 HC
Doug Moench (W), Larry Hama (W), Bruce Jones (W), Bob Toomey (W), Bill DuBay (W), Paul Gulacy (A), Pablo Marcos (A), Val Mayerik (A), Jose Ortiz (A), and Victor de la Fuente (A)
On sale Feb 1
FC, 256 pages
$49.99
HC, 8” x 11”
Unnatural creatures, Satanic horrors, and alien revelations stalk our nightmares in Cousin Eerie’s latest collection of spooky suspense and sci-fi thrills! Collecting Eerie issues #109 to #113, this volume features stories by Bruce Jones, Larry Hama, Pablo Marcos, Paul Gulacy, Doug Moench, Val Mayerik, Jose Ortiz, and more!

 

Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan: The Jesse Marsh Years Omnibus Volume 1 TP
Gaylord DuBois (W), Robert P. Thompson (W), and Jesse Marsh (A/Cover)
On sale Feb 22
FC, 720 pages
$29.99
TP, 7” x 10”
The incomparable nineteen-year Tarzan collaboration of artist Jesse Marsh and writer Gaylord DuBois remains an enduring, singular vision, captivating readers and earning the acclaim of artists from Russ Manning to Los Bros. Hernandez. These iconic adventures live again in Tarzan: The Jesse Marsh Years Omnibus, meticulously restored and value priced. Collects Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Tarzan: The Jesse Marsh Archives Volumes 1, 2, and 3.
• Over 700 pages, value priced.

 

Ether #2 (of 5)
Matt Kindt (W) and David Rubín (A/Cover)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Boone Dias believes that there’s a scientific explanation for everything—even the impossible murder of the Blaze, protector of the magical realm known as the Ether. But as he gets closer to solving the mystery, he’s realizing just how much he doesn’t understand about the Ether. And the more time he spends in another dimension, the more his life on Earth falls apart.
• From New York Times best-selling author Matt Kindt (MIND MGMT, Past Aways, Super Spy, Dept. H).
• Stunning artwork from David Rubín (Paul Pope’s Battling Boy)!


The battle for the Holy Grail continues!

Fate/Zero Volume 4 TP
Gen Urobuchi (W), Type-Moon (W), and Shinjiro (A/Cover)
On sale Feb 8
FC, 184 pages
$11.99
TP, 5 1/8” x 7 1/4"
With the Fourth Holy Grail War underway, seven magi and their summoned heroes from history battle to the death to claim the Grail and have their wishes granted. Kiritsugu brings down a skyscraper to eliminate Kayneth and Lancer, but it does not go as planned . . . and Caster makes his move against Saber!
• The manga adaptation of Type-Moon’s hit anime and novel series!


Frank Frazetta’s Death Dealer 3 Statue
On sale May 10
10” tall
$129.99
Grand master fantasy artist Frank Frazetta’s most famous work is Death Dealer. He painted several versions of this brooding warrior, and we have translated the third of these into a detailed sculpture that captures the mood and colors of the painting.
Standing 10” on a base strewn with the remains of vanquished foes, this piece joins our previous Death Dealer sculpture in a growing Frazetta legacy collection.
Limited edition, hand-numbered statue with certificate of authenticity.


Game of Thrones Stannis Baratheon Figure
On sale Dec 14
8” tall figure
$27.99
One of Robert Baratheon’s two younger brothers, Stannis plotted the murder of his brother Renly to rid himself of a rival after Robert’s death. Stannis was a serious and severe man who preferred the solitude of the family seat in Dragonstone to King’s Landing.

 

Groo: Fray of the Gods TP
Sergio Aragonés (W/A/Cover), Mark Evanier (W), and Tom Luth (C)
On sale Feb 22
FC, 116 pages
$17.99
TP, 7” x 10”
The gods did not bless Groo with brains, only with the ability to battle. Now, they themselves are in conflict over the spirit and future of mankind . . . and it is Groo who becomes the pawn (unwitting, of course) in their war. If the future of humanity depends on the Wanderer—we’re all in a lot of trouble. Collects the four-issue miniseries.


EXPLORE THE CARDS OF GWENT!

Gwent: Art of The Witcher Card Game HC
On sale Feb 21
FC, 216 pages
$39.99
HC, 9" x 12"
With cards that feature fantastic art that only adds to the strategic thrill of crushing one’s opponent, Gwent: The Witcher Card Game offers a singular gaming experience. Now, Dark Horse is proud to present each card’s gorgeous artwork with Gwent: Art of The Witcher Card Game!
• Featuring over two hundred pieces of art from the Gwent card collection!
• A fantastic companion to The World of the Witcher!


NEW STORY ARC!

Harrow County #19
Cullen Bunn (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
When a charming young man arrives in Harrow County, Emmy is thrilled to welcome new visitors to her home. But he has come with a gang of hunters, drawn to Harrow by the lure of big game: haints. With the promise of a normal life finally within her grasp, Emmy will be forced to question her devotion to the only life she’s ever known.
• Featuring special backup stories exclusive to the single issues!
“Frightening and beautiful, Harrow County is wonderfully horrific.”—SciFiPulse

 

Hatsune Miku: Rin-Chan Now! Volume 1 TP
Sezu (W) and Hiro Tamura (A/Cover)
On sale Feb 15
b&w, 136 pages
$10.99
TP, 5 3/4” x 8 1/4"
Have fun just hanging out onstage, in the studio, and at home with Kagamine Rin, the most popular Vocaloid next to Hatsune Miku herself! Miku’s sassy blond friend takes center stage in this series that took inspiration from the music video “Rin-chan Now!” The video is now a manga of the same name—written, drawn, and edited by the video creators!


Collected for the first time!

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe: The Newspaper Comic Strips HC
James Shull (W), Chris Weber (W), Karen Willson (W), Gerald Forton (A/Cover), and Connie Schurr (C)
On sale Feb 1
FC, 496 pages
$29.99
HC, 9” x 14”
For over four years, Masters of the Universe had its own newspaper comic strip! This story continued the tales from the Filmation cartoon and bridged the saga to the space-themed New Adventures of He-Man cartoon relaunch. The comic strip only ran in selected newspapers and was never reprinted, so most fans have never read it . . . until now! For the first time ever, Dark Horse brings you a collection of these strips, restored and ready for you to unleash the power!
• Never-before-collected material in a beautiful oversized hardcover with restored art!

 

How to Train Your Dragon: The Serpent’s Heir TP
Dean DeBlois (W), Richard Hamilton (W), Doug Wheatley (A), Wes Dzioba (C), and Pierre-Olivier Vincent (Cover)
On sale Feb 15
FC, 80 pages
$10.99
TP, 6” x 9”
Picking up just after the events in How to Train Your Dragon 2, Hiccup, Astrid, and company are called upon to assist the people of an earthquake-plagued island. But their lives are imperiled by a madman and an incredible new dragon who even Toothless—the alpha dragon—may not be able to control!
• Dragons writer, director, and producer Dean DeBlois is coplotting these stories.
• Stories tie in to the upcoming 2018 film.

 

Lady Killer 2 #5 (of 5)
Joëlle Jones (W/A/Cover) and Michelle Madsen (C)
On sale Dec 7
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Josie prepares to defend her family and home with the help of a new ally.

 

The Legend of Zelda: Art & Artifacts HC
Nintendo (W/A)
On sale Feb 21
FC, 416 pages
$39.99
HC, 9” x 12”
The Legend of Zelda™: Art & Artifacts contains over four-hundred pages of fully-realized illustrations from the entire thirty-year history of The Legend of Zelda™ including artwork from the upcoming The Legend of Zelda™: Breath of the Wild! This book includes rare promotional pieces, game box art, instruction booklet illustrations, official character illustrations, sprite art, interviews with the artists, and much, much more!
• Select artwork from the entirety of the franchise!
• A nostalgic look at the past!
• An exciting look at the future!
• Interviews with some of the artists behind The Legend of Zelda™ series!

 

Mass Effect Omnibus Volume 2 TP
Mac Walters (W), Jeremy Barlow (W), Omar Francia (A), Tony Parker (A), Matthew Clark (A), Drew Geraci (A), Sean Parsons (A), Garry Brown (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Benjamin Carré (Cover)
On sale Feb 8
FC, 328 pages
$24.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Dark Horse and BioWare’s canonical continuation of the smash-hit video game is now available in an affordable omnibus!
Mass Effect creative director Mac Walters takes the helm once again in the vibrant world of BioWare’s blockbuster science-fiction epic! Collects Mass Effect: Foundation #1–#13, “Blasto: Eternity Is Forever,” and a story from Free Comic Book Day 2013!


The great American novel—now a graphic novel!

Moby Dick HC
Herman Melville (W) and Christophe Chabouté (W/A/Cover)
On sale Feb 8
b&w, 256 pages
$24.99
HC, 8” x 11”
A masterful adaptation of the timeless literary classic, faithfully and beautifully rendered by an award-winning artist. In striking black-and-white illustrations, Chabouté retells the story of the great American novel in which Captain Ahab strikes out on a voyage, obsessively seeking revenge on the great white whale that took his leg.
• Foreword by John Arcudi.
• A literary classic, adapted by award-winning artist Christophe Chabouté.


Outlander Bookends
On sale Jan 18
7.57” tall x 12.84” wide x 10.3” deep
$199.99
Dark Horse collaborated with Sony Pictures television and renowned fantasy artist Charles Vess to interpret the design for  “Craigh na dun” standing stones, Claire’s portal to the past—from the television series Outlander.
Vess is world-renowned for his magical touch with a pen, pencil, or paintbrush. He is also an Outlander fan—it was a thrill to turn his designs into an heirloom collectible that rings true to the source material.

 

Resident Alien: The Man with No Name #4 (of 4)
Peter Hogan (W) and Steve Parkhouse (A/Cover)
On sale Dec 14
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
A small-town doctor—and occasional detective—is an alien! Looking into the death of a drifter, Dr. Harry hires someone in another state to find the dead man’s family. A story arc ends, a new mystery closes, and a drug ring is shut down! Peter Hogan (Tom Strong) and Steve Parkhouse (Doctor Who) continue their celebrated character-driven series!
“One of the most charming and wonderful comics being published today.”—Jeff Lemire

 

Rise of the Black Flame #4 (of 5)
Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Christopher Mitten (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Laurence Campbell (Cover)
On sale Dec 7
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
A narrow escape from hooded attackers slows the team on their mission to stop a cult’s human sacrifice, while their strange guide’s dark visions become more urgent but no less mysterious.

 

Sabertooth Swordsman Volume 1 HC (Second Edition)
Damon Gentry (W), Aaron Conley (A/Cover), Sloane Leong (C), and Joseph Bergin III (C)
On sale Feb 15
FC, 152 pages
$17.99
HC, 7” x 10”
A second-edition hardcover that features three bonus color stories, a remastered pinup, and sketchbook section! When his village is enslaved and his wife kidnapped by the malevolent Mastodon Mathematician, a simple farmer must find his inner warrior! Granted the form of the Sabertooth Swordsman by the Cloud God, our transformed hero embarks on a treacherous journey to the Mastodon’s fortress.
• Second edition with bonus stories!
• Pinups by Mike Allred, Brandon Graham, Aaron Conley, and others.

 

Serenity: No Power in the ’Verse #3 (of 6)
Chris Roberson (W), Georges Jeanty (P/Variant cover), Karl Story (I), Wes Dzioba (C), and Dan Dos Santos (Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
With River still away from the Serenity, Mal and the crew are forced to conduct a rescue mission without her. Simon and Inara go deep undercover to locate their old friend at an Alliance headquarters while Mal finds his new partnership may include more than he bargained for!
• iZombie creator Chris Roberson writes the continuing adventures of Mal and crew.

 

Shadows on the Grave #1 (of 8)
Richard Corben (W/A/Cover)
On sale Dec 14
b&w, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The master of supernatural horror is back with bizarre tales of terror in his signature black-and-white style. Running through the entire series is the continuing story of Corben’s new warrior character, Denaeus, reminiscent of his best-loved creation, Den from the classic Heavy Metal series.
• New stories from 2012 Eisner Hall of Fame award winner Richard Corben!

 

Spell on Wheels #3 (of 5)
Kate Leth (W), Megan Levens (A), Marissa Louise (C), and Marguerite Sauvage (Cover)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Witches meet WASPs! The girls head to suburbia to find their stolen spell books and planchette, but before hitting the road again they must help a group of nonmagical women with a very supernatural problem.

 

The Strain: Mister Quinlan—Vampire Hunter #4 (of 5)
David Lapham (W), Edgar Salazar (P), Keith Champagne (I), Dan Jackson (C), and Francisco Ruiz (Cover)
On sale Dec 14
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Quinlan races against time to move the dwindling troops into place and support Tacitus’s surge against the Berber horde. Can he hold out against the vampire menace lurking in the desert and fulfill his mission?
• The origin of Mr. Quinlan from The Strain—by Pan’s Labyrinth and Pacific Rim director Guillermo del Toro and writer David Lapham—begins here!

 

Tarzan on the Planet of the Apes #4 (of 5)
Tim Seeley (W), David Walker (W), Fernando Dagnino (A), Sandra Molina (C), and Duncan Fegredo (Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Tarzan and Caesar uncover more worlds than their own at stake when they follow a new ally below the surface of the earth to fight the monsters threatening to rise up.
• From the writers of Revival and Power Man and Iron Fist!
• Copublished with BOOM! Studios.

 

Tomb Raider #11
Mariko Tamaki (W), Phillip Sevy (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Tula Lotay (Cover)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Lara Croft is intent on saving her friend Sam Nishimura from the grip of the sun goddess Himiko. Trinity, the shadowy organization with ties to Lara’s father, is after Sam for their own sinister reasons. Lucky for both of them, Sam is easy to find these days: she’s leaving a path of destruction in her wake, on an international quest to fully sacrifice herself to Himiko. When everyone’s paths converge, Lara finds herself facing off against both old friends and old enemies.
• By Eisner Award–winning author Mariko Tamaki!

 

Tomb Raider Archives Volume 1 HC
Dan Jurgens (W), Andy Park (P/Cover), Francis Manapul (P), Jonathan Sibal (I/Cover), Billy Tan (I), John Livesay (I), Jonathan D. Smith (C), John Starr (C), and others
FC, 408 pages
$39.99
HC, 8” x 12”
There’s only one woman capable of tracking down the world’s rarest artifacts: Lara Croft. Armed with her iconic twin pistols, and aided by roguish playboy Chase Carver and her buttoned-up assistant Madeline Hovan, Lara crisscrosses the globe in search of adventure. Join Lara as she fights against a shadowy organization intent on her destruction, faces the ultimate betrayal, and uncovers legendary treasures.
This deluxe hardcover collects issues #1–#15 of the 1999 Top Cow Tomb Raider series and features the art of superstar artists Michael Turner, Marc Silvestri, David Finch, Andy Park, and many more, all in an oversized format.

 

Trekker: Rites of Passage TP
Ron Randall (W/A/C/Cover)
On sale Feb 8
FC, 88 pages
$12.99
TP, 7” x 10”
Peerless bounty hunter Mercy St. Clair is enlisted to safeguard a vulnerable young woman en route to her home world, though exactly where she’s going and why is a mystery. But her need for protection becomes apparent when cyborg assassins look to terminate Mercy’s ward . . . and Mercy!
• An original graphic novel, never before published!

 

Usagi Yojimbo #160
Stan Sakai (W/A/Cover)
On sale Dec 21
FC, 24 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Fugu, or pufferfish, is a delicacy but can be fatal if not prepared properly. When a shogun's agent is murdered, fugu poisoning is suspected—and Usagi's friend, a fish merchant, is the primary suspect, as he prepared the deadly dish! Will Usagi and Inspector Ishida clear him of suspected wrongdoing, or will they find the evidence to convict him?
• New self-contained issue!

 

Vampire Hunter D Volume 25: Undead Island TP
Hideyuki Kikuchi (W) and Yoshitaka Amano (A/Cover)
On sale Feb 22
b&w, 180 pages
$11.99
TP, 5 1/8" x 7 1/4"
On an isolated island, the vampiric Nobility run a mysterious laboratory, continuously pumping out a white mist which compels the inhabitants of a nearby fishing village to become the vampires’ slaves! When the village tries to retaliate, their fighters never return. The Vampire Hunter known only as D has been sighted on the island, but how did he come to be there, whose side is he on, and will any mortals survive the brewing conflict?
• Features six new illustrations by Final Fantasy designer Yoshitaka Amano.

 

Weird Detective: The Stars Are Wrong TP
Fred Van Lente (W), Guiu Vilanova (A/Cover), Maurício Wallace (C), and Josan Gonzalez (C)
On sale Feb 8
FC, 152 pages
$17.99
TP, 7” x 10”
The streets of New York have been plagued by a pattern of crimes too weird and bizarre for the average detective. Lurking in the evidence are shadows of loathsome horrors from beyond space and time, seeking to usher in the unimaginable evil of the Old Ones. And the only man capable of fighting against the unspeakable terrors isn’t a man at all. Detective Sebastian Greene is one of them. Collects Weird Detective #1–#5.
• Fred Van Lente’s newest original comic series!




A satirical sci-fi adventure from Yahtzee Croshaw!

Will Save the Galaxy for Food TP
Yahtzee Croshaw (W) and E. M. Gist (Cover)
On sale Feb 1
b&w, 232 pages
$12.99
TP, 6” x 9"
A not-quite-epic science-fiction adventure about a down-on-his-luck galactic pilot caught in a cross-galaxy struggle for survival! Space travel just isn’t what it used to be. With the invention of quantum teleportation, space heroes aren’t needed anymore. When one unlucky ex-adventurer masquerades as a famous pilot who is also a hated public figure, he’s sucked into ever-deepening corporate and political intrigue. Between space pirates, adorable but deadly creatures, and a missing fortune in royalties, saving the universe was never this difficult!

 

Witchfinder: City of the Dead #5 (of 5)
Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Ben Stenbeck (A), Michelle Madsen (C), and Julián Totino Tedesco (Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The Witchfinder returns to the secret chambers of London’s underground to stop the powerful vampire Vladimir Giurescu before he creates an empire of the risen dead.

 

World of Tanks #5 (of 5)
Garth Ennis (W), P. J. Holden (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Isaac Hannaford (Cover)
On sale Dec 28
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
In the explosive final issue, Linnet and Kraft’s crews finally come face to face. Who will survive the battle? Garth Ennis (Preacher, Hellblazer) and P.J. Holden (Judge Dredd) team up to create a tense war story inspired by the massively popular (over 110 million players!) online game World of Tanks.

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