Dynamite Entertainment JUNE 2010 Solicitations

Dynamite JUNE 2010 Solicitations

KEVIN SMITH’S GREEN HORNET #4

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by KEVIN SMITH  •  Art by JONATHAN LAU

Covers by ALEX ROSS (50%), JOHN CASSADAY (50%), JOE BENITEZ (1-in-10) & STEPHEN SEGOVIA (1-in-25)

“Black, White & Green” retailer incentive cover by JOHN CASSADAY

“Virgin Art” retailer incentive cover by ALEXROSS

After the incredible events of the last issue, the legacy of the Green Hornet and its future are forever altered! There’s not too much more we can say without giving away the thrilling events, but this issue features the aftermath of the battle with the Black Hornet, the original Hornet, Kato, his daughter and young Britt Reid! A hero will have died and the Hornet universe will have been changed forever!

Featuring another awesome line-up of covers from Ross, Cassaday, Benitez and Segovia! Ask your local retailer for the incredible line-up of incentive covers to complete your collection!

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KEVIN SMITH’S GREEN HORNET #4 SIGNED JOHN CASSADAY INCENTIVE COVER Signed by JOHN CASSADAY

32 pages FC  •  $100.00  •  Teen +

THE GREEN HORNET STRIKES! #2

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by BRETT MATTHEWS  •  Art by ARIEL PADILLA

Cover by JOHN CASSADAY

“Black, White & Green” retailer incentive cover by JOHN CASSADAY

“Negative Art” retailer incentive cover by JOHN CASSADAY

Senses are shattering and pulses pounding as generations new and old experience this ultimate tale. THE GREEN HORNET STRIKES! Features the writing of acclaimed Lone Ranger scribe Brett Matthews, cover artist John Cassaday and interior artist Ariel Padilla! Issue #2 continues the excitement begun in our debut as this new Hornet makes his way through the underworld of Chicago and the tangled world above! Ask your local retailer for the incredible line-up of incentive covers to complete your collection!

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KATO ORIGINS #2 WAY OF THE NINJA

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by JAI NITZ  •  Art by COLTON WORLEY

Covers by COLTON WORLEY & FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (1-in-10)

“Vintage” retailer incentive cover by COLTON WORLEY

“Vintage” retailer incentive cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA

Look out! Exploding from the pages of Matt Wagner’s Green Hornet: Year One, here comes Kato! It’s pure action, drama, mystery and more around every corner as Dynamite continues their debut of the all-new Kato series, “Way of the Ninja!”

Dynamite debuts an all-new Kato series, set during the earliest adventures of the Green Hornet and his faithful sidekick! Kato is on the case as he tracks a murderer and unfolds a mystery that centers around him and his previous life!

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THE GREEN HORNET YEAR ONE #3

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by MATT WAGNER •  Art by AARON CAMPBELL

Covers by JOHN CASSADAY, & FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (1-in-10)

“Black, White & Green” retailer incentive cover by JOHN CASSADAY

“Negative Art” retailer incentive cover by JOHNCASSADAY

The Golden Age adventures of the fabulous Green Hornet continue! Told partially in their present day as well as filling in the story detailing the meeting of the Hornet and Kato, these new adventures are classics in the making! Eisner Award-winning writer Matt Wagner defines The Green Hornet’s first days!

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KEVIN SMITH’S KATO #3

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by ANDE PARKS  •  Art by ÅLE GARZA

Covers by JOE BENITEZ, ÅLE GARZA (1-in-10) & JOHNNY DESJARDINS (1-in-25)

“Black, White & Green” retailer incentive cover by ÅLE GARZA

“Black, White & Green” retailer incentive cover by JOE BENITEZ

The prelude to the smash series from Kevin Smith and Dynamite continues as the story before their appearance in the pages of KEVIN SMITH’S GREEN HORNET is finally told! At the hands of the Black Hornet, Kato is faced with an unimaginable loss! Will he find the strength to survive? Featuring another

awesome line-up of covers from Benitez, Garza and Johnny D!

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PROJECT SUPERPOWERS: CHAPTER TWO #12 (OF 12)

32 pages FC  •  $2.99  •  Teen +

Written by ALEXROSS & JIM KRUEGER  •  Art by EDGAR SALAZAR (main story) & DOUG KLAUBA (origin story)

Covers by ALEXROSS (50%), ALEX ROSS (50%) & STEPHEN SADOWSKI (1-in-10)

“Negative Art” retailer incentive cover by ALEXROSS

The Black Terror! The Death-Defying ‘Devil! Pyro Man! And more of the world’s greatest heroes thrill fans new and old month after month in Project Superpowers! But no more! Now everything changes!

THIS IS IT! The events of the last two SUPERPOWERS series come to a thunderous conclusion! Heroes will be revealed, villains will stand united and NOTHING WILL EVER BE THE SAME AGAIN! This issue is such a momentous closing to the second chapter that it takes TWO alex Ross painted covers to contain it all! PLUS: the painted origin of Dynamic Man by Ross, Krueger and Klauba!

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BLACK TERROR #12

32 pages FC  •  $3.50  •  Teen +

Written by ALEX ROSS & PHIL HESTER  •  Art by WAGNER REIS

Covers by ALEX ROSS (75%), WAGNER REIS (25%) & ALEX ROSS NEGATIVE ART (1-in-25)

This PROJECT SUPERPOWERS spin-off series has risen to become one of the roughest, toughest and angriest super heroes comics on the comic racks today!

The saga of the Black Terror continues! The mysterious (and often, quite angry) Black Terror continues to unravel the mysteries of who he is and how he was changed by the urn  in “Inhuman Remains” from writers Phil Hester and Alex Ross .

And introducing Terror’s new sidekick, THE PARROT!

BLACK TERROR VOL. 2 TRADE PAPERBACK

100+ pages FC  •  $16.99  •  Teen +

Written by ALEXROSS & PHIL HESTER  •  Art by JONATHAN LAU

Cover by ALEXROSS

The second volume of the Black Terror from writers Phil Hester and Alex Ross, along with artists Jonathan Lau (issues 5-8) and Mike Lilly (issue #9)! Featured within, the debut of the all-new American Crusader (along with the saga of the original!). The action is cranked up to full throttle in this collection as the Black Terror sets out to uncover more secrets… secrets that may be better left alone!

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PRINCEOF PERSIA: BEFORE THE SANDSTORM #1 (of 4)

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by JORDAN MECHNER • Art by VARIOUS

Cover by TODD McFARLANE & TODD McFARLANE BLACK & WHITE (1-in-10)

Five very different people are about to be put to death for a crime they didn't commit. Well, one of them may have done it. But the only way they can escape the hangman's noose is to find the common thread that ties them together. The one man they have all encountered, and who changed their lives - Dastan, the prince of Persia!

Written by Prince of Persia creator Jordan Mechner with art by Bernard Chang, Dynamite proudly presents the first issue of a four-part prologue to Disney’s blockbuster summer film, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time!

THE DRESDEN FILES: STORM FRONT VOL. 2 #3

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by MARK POWERS • Art by ARDIAN SYAF

Cover by ARDIAN SYAF

Lt. Murphy is the latest victim of the Shadowman's magic and Harry is out to avenge his best friend.  Can Harry stop the killer in time or is he destined to be the final victim?

The Dresden Files: Storm Front careens toward its shattering conclusion loaded with all the magic, mystery and adventure that make Jim Butcher's novels a smash hit!

BULLET TO THE HEAD #1

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Mature Readers

Written by MATZ •  Art & Cover by COLIN WILSON

Never before available in the US Market! A crime saga in comic book form as the story centers around buddy crooks, buddy cops, femme fatales and one unlikely official in the middle – with a target on his head!

Dynamite proudly presents its first-ever crim noir series, newly translated for the US comics market! Featuring art by Colin Wilson (Ed Brubaker’s Point Blank)!

THE BOYS #43

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Mature Readers

Written by GARTH ENNIS  •  Art & Cover by DARICK ROBERTSON

The conclusion of "The Innocents" sees Hughie face off with the evil Malchemical in an extremely ill-advised showdown, and Butcher having one of his own with the furious Mother's Milk. The kids of Superduper get a hint of what they might be missing, as the true face of Vought-American's supe policy is revealed to them. And the man from Vought has a close encounter of his own...

The countdown to the grand finale of one of the most controversial comics series begins here!

THE BOYS VOL. 6: THE SELF-PRESERVATION SOCIETY LIMITED EDITION HARDCOVER

192 pages FC  •  $29.99  •  Mature Readers

Written by GARTH ENNIS  •  Art by DARICK ROBERTSON & CARLOS EZQUERRA

Cover by DARICk ROBERTSON

You can only maim and murder so many superheroes before someone decides to do something about it, and in The Boys' case that means Payback- a superteam of unimaginable power, second only to the mighty Seven. Pulping teenage supes is one thing, but how will our heroes fare against Soldier Boy, Mind-Droid, Swatto, the Crimson Countess, and the Nazi juggernaut known as Stormfront? Blood flies and bones shatter, as Butcher & co. meet fire with fire.

And in the origin tales of Mother's Milk, the Frenchman and the Female, Hughie learns of the strange paths by which this disparate trio came to join The Boys. From tragedy in Harlem to the slaughter on the Brooklyn Bridge, from the festival of Les Saints De Haw-Haw to the horror lurking under Tokyo, this is a journey of discovery like no other- with only the flickering lamp of insanity to light the way...

This volume collects issues 31-38 of the New York Times Best-Selling series by Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson and Judge Dredd co-creator, Carlos Ezquerra, and features all of the covers by Robertson

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BATTLEFIELDS #7 (of 9) MOTHERLAND PART 1

32 pages FC  •  $3.50  •  Mature Readers

Written by GARTH ENNIS  •  Art by RUSS BRAUN

Cover by GARRY LEACH

The sequel to last year's "The Night Witches" begins with a bang, as Lieutenant Anna Kharkova is posted to single-seat fighter aircraft and sent straight into action. Hardened and embittered by the loss of her comrades, Anna is only too keen to get her teeth into the enemy- but with Russian and German armies about to collide in the titanic battle of Kursk, her first flight with her new squadron may well be her last. And once the Soviet secret police start sniffing around, death in battle may well be preferable anyway...

PATRICIA BRIGGS’ ALPHA & OMEGA: CRY WOLF VOL. 1 #2

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by PATRICIA BRIGGS w/ DAVID LAWRENCE • Art by JORDAN GUNDERSON

Covers by BRETT BOOTH (75%), JORDAN GUNDERSON (25%) & BRETT BOOTH BLACK & WHITE (1-in-10)

A rogue werewolf is slaughtering humans in the Montana wilderness and Charles Cornick must find the killer before his crimes expose the pack to the world.  But is the badly wounded Alpha wolf up to the task, even with his mate Anna at his side?

Cry Wolf is the latest series of supernatural adventure by New York Times best selling fantasy author Patricia Briggs.  Set in the same world as her popular Mercy Thompson novels, it's filled with beloved old characters and exciting new ones.  Be sure to see what happens when Alpha and Omega come together! 

Final covers pending licensor approval

RED SONJA #50

100 pages FC  •  $4.99  •  Teen +

Written by ARVID NELSON, KEVIN McCARTHY, RAVEN GREGORY and more

Art by PABLO MARCOS, JOYCE CHIN, JOHNNY DESJARDINS and more

Covers by JOSEPH MICHAEL LINSNER (25%), ART ADAMS (25%), JOE JUSKO (25%) & JOHNNY DESJARDINS (25%)

“Negative Art” retailer incentive cover ART ADAMS

A special anniversary issue because YOU demanded it! When Dynamite made the move to the Queen Sonja series, fans were left without their 50th anniversary issue! No More! In the vein of Marvel’s Thor #600 and Amazing Spider-Man #600 – featuring 100 pages of story and art, including new stories from Arvid Nelson, Kevin McCarthy, Raven Gregory as well as reprinting classic stories by Roy Thomas and all!  Featuring 4 awesome covers and a forward by Red Sonja writer Mike Carey! Ask your local retailer for the incredible line-up of incentive covers to complete your collection!

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RED SONJA #50 RED FOIL EDITION BY ART ADAMS

THE ART OF RED SONJA HARDCOVER

208 pages FC  •  $29.99  •  Teen +

Written by CHRIS LAWRENCE  •  Art by VARIOUS

Cover by MARC SILVESTRI

From the edge of her sword to the murky swamp below, this magnificent work of art captures every dramatic detail of the She-Devil with a Sword. This is a must have for both the fine art collector and the lover of sword and sorcery fantasy.

Over 35 years in the making! Featuring a look at every aspect of the she-devil with a sword – Red Sonja! From the Dynamite revival and back to the classic era of Roy Thomas and Marvel Comics, the Art of Red Sonja has it all! Bursting with incredible art by a veritable who’s who of talent: Alex Ross, Jim Lee, Frank Cho, Frank Brunner, Adam Hughes, Pablo Marcos, John Cassaday, Art Adams, Mel Rubi, Howard Chaykin and more! Over 200 pages of art and history from comics most fearsome female!

NOTE: Advance-Solicit. In Stores August 2010

RED SONJA “RE-SIZED EDITION” MICHAEL TURNER STATUE

7”W x 7.5”H x 6.5”D

Based on the Red Sonja #1 cover art by MICHAEL TURNER

Sculpted and painted by TOM & JOY SNYDER

The premiere $350.00 Michael Turner Red Sonja Statue sold out from Dynamite Select and is now a highly sought after collector's item. Now, fans and retailers should not miss this opportunity to add a piece of Red Sonja's history to their collection - and what an amazing piece! Featuring the newly resized 3-D reproduction of Michael Turner's cover to RED SONJA #1, this incredible statue stands 7.5" tall, and 7" wide and 6.5" deep!  Strictly limited, order yours today! 

MSRP will be $149.99, but Dynamite is presenting this item at the INTRODUCTORY PRICE of $75.00 through October 2010!

NOTE: Advance-Solicit. In Stores October 2010

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QUEEN SONJA #9

32 pages FC  •  $2.99  •  Teen +

Written by ARVID NELSON  •  Art by JACKSON HERBERT

Covers by LUCIO PARRILLO (50%), MEL RUBI (25%) & JACKSON HERBERT (25%)

From the edge of her sword to the murky swamp below, this magnificent work of art captures every dramatic detail of the She-Devil with a Sword. This is a must have for both the fine art collector and the lover of sword and sorcery fantasy.

The penultimate issue of Arvid Nelson’s thrilling Queen Sonja arc (featuring the incredible art of Jackson Herbert). Mysteries unravel and blood will be spilled!

CLASSIC RED SONJA “RE-MASTERED” #1

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by ROY THOMAS  •  Art by ESTEBAN MAROTO

Cover by FRANK BRUNNER

Classic Sword and Sorcery action! An all new series reprinting classic Red Sonja tales! First up is an incredible story (“The Ring of Ikribu” from Savage Sword of Conan) by the legendary Roy Thomas, joined by artist Esteban Maroto! Featuring a new cover image by the legendary Frank Brunner! Remastered in color for the first time ever!

RED SONJA: WRATH OF THE GODS #5 (of 5)

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Plot by LUKE LIEBERMAN & ETHAN RYKER

Art by WALTER GEOVANI

Cover by LUCIO PARRILLO

Will Sonja, Thor and Gamble be able to take down both Loki and Odin, the All-Father? Gods and the She-Devil clash in the earth-shattering conclusion of Wrath of the Gods!

RED SONJA VOL. 8: BLOOD DYNASTY HARDCOVER

232 pages FC  •  $29.99  •  Teen +

Written by BRIAN REED • Art by WALTER GEOVANI

Cover by PAUL RENAUD

Twenty winters have passed since last Sonja walked the land. However, now that she has returned, her new incarnation self has yet to learn the truth of her existence, or the reason for her miraculous rebirth...

So begins the odyssey of the “Blood Dynasty (Red Sonja #41-49)! This ambitious story features Sonja as you’ve never seen her before, as the series takes a thrilling turn towards the mysterious, while maintaining a classic sense of adventure!

RED SONJA 5”x7” J. SCOTT CAMPBELL FINE ART LITHO

5”W x 7”H  •  $24.99

Poised for action and bound for adventure, Red Sonja, the She-Devil with a Sword has never appears as exciting as ever in this fine art litho presented by Dynamite Entertainment and fan fave artist, J. Scott Campbell, creator of Danger Girl. These limited edition lithographs are perfect for framing and demonstrate the strength of one of the most time-tested heroines in all of comics and fantasy fiction: Red Sonja! Don’t miss out on this limited edition works of art!

STARGATE: VALA MAL DORAN #2

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by BRANDON JERWA  •  Art by CEZAR RAZEK

Cover by BRETT BOOTH

Dynamite’s premiere trip through the Stargate continues!

Vala’s in over her head, but what else is new? This thrilling new Stargate series features Vala in the starring role as she attempts and extremely complicated heist! Will she be able to pull it off? Read on and find out…

Features a stunning cover by Brett Booth (Laurel K. Hamilton’s Anita Blake series)

STARGATE: DANIEL JACKSON #1

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by DOUG MURRAY  •  Art by JOHN WATSON

Cover by CHASEN GREISHOP

Dynamite opens the Stargate … again!

This time around, we’re featuring fan-favorite character Daniel Jackson as he heads off world (thru a Stargate of course) to explore a seemingly primitive planet, with deadly treasure and danger all around!

CHUCK DIXON Talks THE EXPENDABLES
CHUCK DIXON Talks THE EXPENDABLES

THE EXPENDABLES #2 & #3

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by CHUCK DIXON  •  Art by ESTEVE POLLS

Covers by LUCIO PARRILLO

After years of corruption, murder of American hostages, and betrayal of foreign policies, the US - with the help of other Nations who secretly put together a squad of their most highly trained military personal - will finally attempt to overthrow the dictator who has caused devastation in South America for over 20 years.

This is the story before the movie…

Final covers pending licensor approval

THE WARRIORS MOVIE ADAPTATION #3

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by DAVID ATCHISON  •  Art by CHRIS DIBARI

Cover by ERIC POWELL

Baseball. Furies. Need we say more? With every gang and every cop in New York after them, the Warriors are forced to split up at the 96th Street station. One group spills out into the night and comes face-to-face with the always-dangerous (and fan favorite) Furies. The other group continues on to Union Station, where they take a detour to dally with the delectable, but dangerous all-girl gang, the Lizzies!

ROBERT JORDAN’S THE WHEEL OF TIME: THE EYE OF THE WORLD VOL. 1 #3

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by ROBERT JORDAN w/ CHUCK DIXON •  Art by CHASE CONLEY

Covers by CHASE CONLEY & SEAMAS (1-in-10)

"Winternight" - The mysterious dark rider is momentarily forgotten as the Al'Thor farm is beset by trollocs smelling blood. It is up to Rand to wield his father's sword in defense of the family.  The fresh violence stirs memories of wars past in old Tam and he dreams of the desperate fight at the Dragonwall.  The action heats up in this epic graphic re-telling of Robert Jordan's classic fantasy!

ROBERT JORDAN’S NEW SPRING #8

32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +

Written by ROBERT JORDAN w/ CHUCK DIXON  •  Art & Cover by JOE COOPER

The long awaited conclusion is here!

The Historic binding of Al'Lan Mandragoran as Warder to Moiraine of the Aes Sedai is upon us and the search ensues for the Dragon Reborn, so that he may be saved to fulfill his destiny and oppose the Dark One in an ultimate Last Battle. However, followers of the Dark One also know the prophecy and a

desperate race ensues with the fate of all mankind hanging in the balance. The Adventure has just begun!

ROBOCOP #6

32 pages FC  •  $3.50  •  Mature Readers

Written by ROB WILLIAMS  Art by UNAI ORTIZ DE ZARATE

Cover by DAVID MICHAEL BECK

Before we start the Road Trip (beginning in issue #7), Rob Williams packs a lot of action and adventure in this stand alone story featuring Robocop vs. the ED-309 (you read that right, not the 209, the 309 and wait’ll you see it!)

“You can feel their excitement throughout the story and that translates to a perfect example of what comic book reading should be: a kick-ass time. Give this series a look, it won’t disappoint.”– Ain’t It Cool News

ZORRO VOL. 2: CLASHING BLADES TRADE PAPERBACK

152 pages FC  •  $19.99  •  Teen +

Written by & Cover by MATT WAGNER  Art by CEZAR RAZEK

The second thrilling story arc starring Zorro is here, featuring the critically-acclaimed storytelling of the legendary Matt Wagner, with artist Cezar Rezak!

Love is in bloom for our hero as he continues his one-man war against all of the oppression and tyranny in the land! But, will a fiendish plot to bring down the Fox and his lady love succeed in stopping his quest before he finds success? Reprinting issues 9-14, along with all of the covers by Matt Wagner, Ryan Sook and Francesco Francavilla!

Nominated for TWO 2009 Eisner awards: Best Writer & Best Cover Artist!

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