BADGER TP VOL 01 BATTLE OF THE FIVE WIZARDS
(W) Mike Baron (A) Val Mayerik (CA) Zach Howard
A contest in wizardry is brewing beyond the earthly seats of power, and the fate of the world will be decided by The Battle of the Five Wizards! Badger, Ham and Daisy venture to Russia in search of a rare frozen mammoth! Russian President Putin challenges Badger to a decisive contest in the ring! Who will become the Wizard of the West? There’s a shake-up that will leave you breathless, if you can stop laughing! Written by Badger creator, the incomparable Mike Baron, with art by Howard The Duck co-creator Val Mayerik with a cover from Shaun of the Dead’s Zach Howard, this collects the five-issue mini-series.
BLACK FLAME #3
(W) Peter B. Gillis (A) Tom Sutton (A/CA) Don Lomax
Black Flame is a Boogeyman, a dark creature of the Nightmare Realm and defender of those who Fear. Despite his power, even the tear of a beautiful woman can wound him. The fierce and seductive Hellequin – is she lover or nemesis? Together they seek the Castle of the Nightmare Lord in “The Blood of the Rose.”
ILLUMINATI TRANSPORT GN
(W) Matthew Fillbach, Shawn Fillbach (A/CA) Shawn Fillbach, Matthew Fillbach
Kowalski’s job is easy – transport dangerous occult items with his dog Geech and crystal skull Rico. But the next pickup goes bad when an ancient shapeshifting demon escapes with a plan to open a doorway to Hell. Add zombies, a chupacabra, a Templar Knight, Merlin, and the mysterious Bluegrass Johnson. Humor and horror collide in this fast paced road-trip to the apocalypse from the brilliant and twisted minds of The Fillbach Brothers (Captain Freebird).
LORD OF GORE #5
(W) D.B. Stanley (A/CA) Daniel Leister (CA) Kyle Strahm
The current Headsman shows up at former Headsman Reed Daniels’s barn, and he’s not collecting for UNICEF. A little carelessness with a lantern, and the place goes up. The roof, the roof, the roof is on fire… And the walls… Hay bales… Pretty much everything except the cows. Oh, crap! Somebody get the cows out of the barn!
SERVING SUPES #9
(W) John Yuan, Matt Yuan (A/CA) John Yuan, Matt Yuan
Clive has been secretly moonlighting as Man-Hunter’s sidekick Pitt-Bull. Things have been going well, but what will happen when he learns her secret identity? And what will happen when she learns his?