Boom! Goes The Dynamite – Solicitations For April 2013

Here you go folks, the April solicitations in full for both Boom! and Dynamite for April 2013.  From Dynamite’s Miss Fury to Boom!’s Regular Show and Polarity, there’s lot’s of comics new and old… but mostly new.

Let’s start with Dynamite…

MISS FURY #1
Rob WIlliams (w)
Jack Herbert (a)
J. Scott Campbell (50%), Alex Ross (50%), Paul Renaud (1:10), Will Conrad (1:25) (C)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
THE PULP HEROINE RETURNS! When Miss Fury foils a wartime plot by Nazi secret agents, she is catapulted through time… or so it seems. Is she really careening from past to future and back, or has she lost her mind? And if her sanity remains intact, can one lone heroine possibly hope to end World War II by herself, a conflict still waged into the year 2013? As witness to generations of bloodshed and violence, Miss Fury has lots of righteous rage… and anger is her fearsome power!

Alé Garza “Risqué art” retailer incentive cover
Alex Ross “virgin art” retailer incentive cover
J. Scott Campbell black & white art retailer incentive cover
Alex Ross “sketch art” retailer incentive cover

MISS FURY #1 SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT EXCLUSIVE ALEX ROSS COVER
Rob Williams (w)
Jack Herbert (a)
Alex Ross (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
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The series of Alex Ross Subscription covers continues!

THE SHADOW: YEAR ONE #3 (of 8)
Matt Wagner (w) Wilfredo Torres (a)
Matt Wagner, Alex Ross, Chris Samnee, Howard Chaykin (c)
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FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
Bear witness to the first time that The Shadow ever donned his costume in action! When mobsters meet in secret at a meatpacking warehouse, they become the unfortunate first criminals to see the Master of Men’s unsettling form. Will any survive the ensuing carnage to warn their master? Plus, Margo Lane and the debut of The Shadow’s ultimate nemesis!

Matt Wagner “virgin art” retailer incentive cover
Hand-drawn sketch retailer incentive cover
Matt Wagner hand-drawn sketch retailer incentive cover

THE SHADOW: YEAR ONE #3 (OF 8) EXCLUSIVE SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT
Matt Wagner (w)
Wilfredo Torres (a)
Wilfredo Torres (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
For comic fans that signed up ahead of time with their comic shop to reserve this issue, you can order an exclusive Wilfredo Torres cover! This Super Special Subscription Variant is only available for Comic Shop subscribers and limited to INITIAL orders ONLY!

THE SHADOW: YEAR ONE #3 (OF 8) BLANK AUTHENTIX COVER
Matt Wagner (w)
Wilfredo Torres (a)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
Featuring a blank cover that you can get your favorite artist to draw on!

 

THE SHADOW #13
Chris Roberson (w)
Giovanni Timpanol (a)
Alex Ross, Paolo Rivera, Tim Bradstreet, Francesco Francavilla (c)
4 regular covers will be shipped in equal ratios
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
A grisly string of random murders has left the authorities baffled, but The Shadow believes there is method to the killer’s madness. At each crime scene, eyewitnesses have spotted the spectral figure of a woman in white. Is “The Light” behind the murders, or a victim’s lost spirit? The Shadow must unravel the mystery before the killer strikes again!

Alex Ross “virgin art” retailer incentive cover
Alex Ross sketch art retailer incentive cover

THE SHADOW #13 BLANK AUTHENTIX COVER
Chris Roberson (w)
Giovanni Timpanol (a)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Featuring a blank cover that you can get your favorite artist to draw on!

MARK WAID’S THE GREEN HORNET #2
Mark Waid (w)
Daniel Indro (a)
Paolo Rivera (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Britt Reid has always been a hero to the people, whether in his civilian identity as a newspaper publisher, or as his costumed alter-ego. But in one terrible moment, the Green Hornet turns on the city that he’d sworn to protect, becoming their worst enemy!

Paolo Rivera black & white art retailer incentive cover
Paolo Rivera “virgin art” retailer incentive cover

MARK WAID’S THE GREEN HORNET #2 EXCLUSIVE SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT
Mark Waid (w)
Daniel Indro (a)
Jonathan Lau (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
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MASKS #6 (of 8)
Chris Roberson (w)
Dennis Calero (a)
Alex Ross, Ardian Syaf, Sean Chen, Stephen Segovia (c)
4 regular covers will be shipped in equal ratios
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The Shadow, Green Hornet, and the other heroes have infiltrated the stronghold of the Justice Party, but are they prepared for the dark secrets held within? Meanwhile, the new Zorro and Black Bat stand together, overwhelmed as Black Legion troopers flood the city streets. And what has become of the Spider?

Alex Ross “virgin art” retailer incentive cover
Alex Ross sketch art retailer incentive cover
Ardian Syaf black & white art retailer incentive cover


DAMSELS #8
Leah Moore, John Reppion (w)
Aneke (a)
Joseph Michael Linsner (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
From the tales of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, The Little Mermaid, and Snow White comes Damsels! The kingdom is being overrun, and the Enchanted Forest is under attack. Will Queen Belle finally win her king’s heart? Can Rapa break the enchantments over herself and the entire realm? Or will the Chamber of Dreams become the Chamber of Nightmares?

Joseph Michael Linsner “virgin art” retailer incentive cover
Joseph Michael Linsner black & white art retailer incentive cover

THE BIONIC MAN VS THE BIONIC WOMAN #4 (of 5)
Keith Champagne (w
Jose Luis (a)
Sean Chen, Jonathan Lau (c)
2 regular covers will be shipped in equal ratios
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The iconic heroes of THE SIX MILLION DOLLAR MAN and THE BIONIC WOMAN, together again… and at each other’s throats! Torn to pieces (in both the literal and figurative sense), can Steve Austin somehow regroup, locate, and save the rogue Jamie Sommers… without killing her?

Chris Eliopoulos “cute art” retailer incentive cover
Jonathan Lau black & white art retailer incentive cover

GARTH ENNIS’ RED TEAM #3
Garth Ennis (w)
Craig Cermak (a)
Howard Chaykin (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
At Eddie’s insistence, the Red Team expands its area of operations to cover a certain unexpected target, but they may have made a fatal misstep. Meanwhile, another of Eddie’s initiatives causes Trudy no small amount of trouble. Everyone’s limits are tested as our heroes move further down their dangerous path!

JENNIFER BLOOD #26
Mike Carroll (w)
Kewber Baal (a)
Mike Mayhew (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Stone-cold vigilante Jennifer Blood is no longer trapped in the confines of the domestic life. No, now she’s the most notorious inmate of Las Chacales Women’s Correctional Facility… and she fears that she’s been targeted by someone beyond the bars and barbed wire. Who could possibly have the
connections and inclination to reach her in prison?

GARTH ENNIS’ BATTLEFIELDS #6 (OF 6): THE FALL AND RISE OF ANNA KHARKOVA PART 3
Garth Ennis (w)
Russ Braun (a/c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The year is 1964, and while war hero Anna Kharkova survived WWII intact, she now languishes in a remote Siberian punishment camp. But the former Night Witch still has one last card to play! High above the frozen Arctic ocean, her saga reaches its end, as the last of the women warriors meets her destiny.

THE SPIDER #11
David Liss (w)
Ivan Rodriguez (a)
Francesco Francavilla (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The Fly has beaten and humiliated the Spider! While the victorious villain
recedes into the shadows, a new threat known as The Lawgiver targets every cop in the city. The Spider’s enemies are closing in… but it’s Commissioner
Kirkpatrick and the entire police force that may suffer in the most shocking ending of any comic this year!

VAMPIRELLA STRIKES #4 (of 6)
Tom Sneigoski (w)
Johnny Desjardins (a)
Johnny Desjardins, Fabiano Neves (c)
Fans & retailers, order the cover of your choice!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The demon Balthazar knows that Vampirella and her ally, the fallen angel Janus, have been charged by Heaven to recover its missing general… and has derailed their search by casting them into the gladiatorial pits of the 10th Level! Can our raven-haired heroine survive the arena’s hellhounds and upset Hell’s schemes?

Johnny Desjardins “blood red art” retailer incentive cover
Fabiano Neves black & white art retailer incentive cover

VAMPIRELLA STRIKES #4 (OF 6) EXCLUSIVE SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT PHOTO COVER
Tom Sneigoski (w)
Johnny Desjardins (a)
Photo (c)
For comic fans that signed up ahead of time with their comic shop to reserve this issue, you can order an exclusive photo cover! This Super Special Subscription Variant is only available for Comic Shop subscribers and limited to INITIAL orders ONLY!

VAMPIRELLA #30
Brandon Jerwa (w)
Heubert Khan Michael (a)
Paul Renaud, Lucio Parrillo, Fabiano Neves (c)
3 regular covers will be shipped in equal ratios
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Vampirella and Criswell are stranded one hundred years in the future, unraveling a mystery of apocalyptic proportions. Meanwhile, in the present, their allies struggle against a deadly coven of witches whose terrible spells threaten to damage all time and reality!

Paul Renaud “blood red art” retailer incentive cover

DARK SHADOWS/VAMPIRELLA TP
Marc Andreyko (w)
Patrick Berkenkotter, Jose Malaga (a)
Fabiano Neves (c)
FC • 112 pages • $19.99 • (C:0-1-2)
For the first time ever, two of the most iconic vampires in pop culture – Vampirella and Barnabas Collins – meet in a blood-curdling thriller! Can these very different vampire heroes set aside their distrust to together bring down the notorious Big Apple Butcher, or will their bloodthirsty natures destroy them before the killer strikes again? And who — or what — is pulling the strings of the Butcher? The answer is an evil older than Barnabas and Vampi combined! Featuring appearances by Quentin Collins and Pantha, Dark Shadows / Vampirella collects all five issues by acclaimed writer Marc Andreyko and artists Patrick Berkenkotter and Jose Malaga.

WITCHBLADE: DEMON REBORN TP
Ande Parks (w)
Jose Luis (a)
Dennis Calero (c)
FC • 120 pages • $16.99 • (C:0-1-2)
Since sending the Demon to his rightful damnation, police officer Sara Pezzini has turned her attentions to raising her child, dealing with the stresses of a criminal trial, and bearing the responsibility (and burden) of the mystical Witchblade. But the Demon’s tale is not yet finished! In the depths of Hell, he encounters the
Demoness, a creature capable of sending him back to Earth. Sara will soon learn that there’s nothing so dangerous as a being of pure evil, full of revenge and
fueled by hope! Collects the four-issue miniseries, the original Witchblade: Demon #1 by Mark Millar and Jae Lee, and a complete cover gallery by Dennis Calero and Jae Lee.

DARK SHADOWS: YEAR ONE #1
Marc Andreyko (w)
Guiu Vilanova (a)
Patrick Berkenkotter (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The origin of Dark Shadows, finally revealed! How did Barnabas Collins become a bloodthirsty vampire? What tragedies befell the Collins family through the generations? All it took was one night of weakness, and Barnabas cursed his family — and himself — forever! The twisted tale of one of pop culture’s most iconic and enduring vampires begins here!

Patrick Berkenkotter “virgin art” retailer incentive cover
Patrick Berkenkotter black & white art retailer incentive cover

DARK SHADOWS: YEAR ONE #1 EXCLUSIVE SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT
Marc Andreyko (w)
Patrick Berkenkotter (a)
Photo cover (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
For comic fans that signed up ahead of time with their comic shop to reserve this issue, you can order an exclusive Photo cover! This Super Special Subscription
Variant is only available for Comic Shop subscribers and limited to INITIAL orders ONLY!

RED SONJA: UNCHAINED #2
Peter V. Brett (w)
Jack Jadson (a)
Mel Rubi (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Penniless and under pursuit, Red Sonja has no choice but to accept a dangerous job: to search for the tomb of an ancient warrior queen. But the spirit of Queen Gheta lives on… a fierce and unnatural combatant who may be the only creature in history capable of defeating Sonja.

Mel Rubi “classic chain mail” retailer incentive cover

RED SONJA: UNCHAINED #2 EXCLUSIVE SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT
Peter V. Brett (w)
Jack Jadson (a)
Walter Geovani (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+
For comic fans that signed up ahead of time with their comic shop to reserve this issue, you can order an exclusive Walter Geovanicover! This Super Special Subscription Variant is only available for Comic Shop subscribers and limited to INITIAL orders ONLY!

RED SONJA: ATLANTIS RISES TP
Luke Lieberman (w)
Max Dunbar (a)
Lucio Parrillo (c)
FC • 96 pages • $16.99 • (C:0-1-2)
At the cursed hand of the sorcerer Thulsa Doom, Atlantis sank beneath the waves many eons ago. Now that same evil hand summons it back from the depths, to enact vengeance against the entire world. Only Red Sonja can protect
Hyborea from the power of Atlantis… but who will protect Atlantis from the power of Thulsa Doom? Kingdoms will fall and the oceans will spill over the earth! Atlantis Rises collects the entire four-issue miniseries, plus all the gorgeous cover artwork by Lucio Parillo.

DEJAH THORIS AND THE GREEN MEN OF MARS #3 (of 4)
Mark Rahner (w)
Lui Antonio (a)
Jay Anacleto (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The Princess of Helium fights for her life! Dejah Thoris must escape from a dungeon of doomed amputees to the claustrophobic labyrinth of Martian caves, avoiding the rogue Tharks that intend to sell her red meat one piece at a time.
Mark Rahner turns the world of Edgar Rice Burroughs into grindhouse horror and action!

FANS, ASK YOUR RETAILER FOR THE
Jose Malaga “risqué art” retailer incentive cover
Mel Rubi “risqué art” retailer incentive cover
Alé Garza “risqué art” retailer incentive cover

DEJAH THORIS AND THE GREEN MEN OF MARS #3 (OF 4) EXCLUSIVE SUBSCRIPTION VARIANT
Mark Rahner (w)
Lui Antonio (a)
Jay Anacleto (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Mature
For comic fans that signed up ahead of time with their comic shop to reserve this issue, you can order an exclusive B/W Jay Anacleto cover! This Super Special Subscription Variant is only available for Comic Shop subscribers and limited to INITIAL orders ONLY!

WARLORD OF MARS: DEJAH THORIS #26
Robert Place Napton (w)
Carlos Rafael (a)
Paul Renaud, Fabiano Neves (c)
2 regular covers will be shipped in equal ratios
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Drawn to danger, Dejah Thoris has survived murder plots and bloody global conflicts. After these recent events, the royal family insists that she take a quiet, safe holiday. But her sojourn of relaxation turns into a nightmare, as the young princess bears witness to a dangerous discovery in an unknown region of
Barsoom!

FANS, ASK YOUR RETAILER FOR THE
Jose Malaga “risqué art” retailer incentive cover
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LORD OF THE JUNGLE #15
Arvid Nelson (w)
Roberto Castro (a)
Lucio Parrillo (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Before they return to civilization, the Jungle Lord and Jane Porter plan to
explore the forbidden recesses of Opar, a lost city of gold hidden in the heart of Africa. But they are not alone in the ancient ruins! A shadowy beast stalks their number, picking off their compatriots one by one… a creature more savage and deadly than any ever before encountered!

SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE LIVERPOOL DEMON #5 ( of 5)
Leah Moore, John Reppion (w)
Matt Triano (a)
Francesco Francavilla (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Having seen the Liverpool Demon with his own eyes, Dr. Watson sets out to find the fiend’s lair. Fearing the worst, Holmes searches frantically for his companion in the vast, uncharted labyrinth beneath the city’s streets. Meanwhile, at Hitchcock’s Menagerie, Inspector Thornton discovers to his horror that it’s feeding time…

PETER CANNON: THUNDERBOLT #8 (of 10)
Steve Darnall, Alex Ross (w)
Jonathan Lau (a)
Alex Ross, Jonathan Lau (c)
Fans & retailers, order the cover of your choice!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Thunderbolt heads “Into Temptation,” as Peter Cannon returns to New York, where his secret is threatened, his relationship with Aida Leiva takes a strange turn, and he becomes a moving target — alongside the people out for his blood!

ARMY OF DARKNESS #13
Elliott R. Serrano (w
Dietrich Smith (a)
Daniel Leister (c)
FC • 32 pages
Hail to the Queen! The Army of Darkness universe will change forever, as chisel-chinned Ash J. Williams and his alternate reality counterpart, the lovely and capable Ashley K. Williams, wage war against the evil dead! Will Lady Ash’s personal demons win the struggle for her soul and unleash an entire Hell Dimension on Earth?

ARMY OF DARKNESS OMNIBUS VOL. 3 TP
James Kuhoric, Mike Raicht (w)
Scott Cohn, Dave Simons, Pablo Marcos, Mario Gully (a)
Scott Cohn (c
FC • 360 pages • $29.99 • (C:0-1-2)
Hail to the Third Omnibus, Baby! Dynamite’s Army of Darkness saga, based on the cult hit movie, continues with this collection of issues #13-27. Volume Three
promises more gory chainsaw action, more buckshot blasts to undead faces, more Deadite threats than ever before… and even more Chosen Ones! Featuring stories written by Mike Raicht (Dark Shadows) and Jim Kuhoric (Freddy vs. Jason vs. Ash) with art by Scott Cohn, Mario Gully, Dave Simons, and Pablo Marcos, these tales of heroism gone horribly wrong are sure to amaze and delight.

THE LONE RANGER OMNIBUS VOL. 1 TP
Brett Matthews (w)
Sergio Cariello, Paul Pope (a)
John Cassiday (c
FC • 632 pages • $39.99 • (C:0-1-2)
The complete story of how fallen lawman John Reid was transformed into the Lone Ranger! Alongside his partner Tonto, the West’s quintessential masked man sets a new standard of justice in this character-defining origin story, a collection of twenty-five epic issues by the all-star creative team Brett Matthews, Sergio Cariello, Paul Pope, and John Cassaday! With over 600 pages (including the bonus story “Creed”), this must-have omnibus showcases the Lone Ranger’s entire struggle against the unrivaled evil of outlaw Butch Cavendish.

“Epic and emotional, spare yet rich, Lone Ranger is worth its weight in (hi-yo) silver. A-” –Entertainment Weekly

THE LONE RANGER #16
Ande Parks (w)
Esteve Polls (a)
Francesco Francavilla (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The Lone Ranger and Tonto seek out a federal agent, determined to discover why they’d been set up. Headed east to Mississippi, the two iconic Western
heroes fall victim to a treachery they could never anticipate or prepare for. What began as a simple search for answers may lead to their most
harrowing adventure yet!

PATHFINDER VOL. 1: DARK WATERS RISING HC
Jim Zub (w)
Andrew Huerta (a)
Matteo Scalera (c
FC • 160+ pages • $29.99 • (C:0-1-2)
The warrior Valeros can rely on his sword arm and his friends —mysterious sorceress Seoni, quick-witted elven rogue Merisiel, powerful wizard Ezren, well-traveled dwarven ranger Harsk, and courageous cleric Kyra — but nothing can prepare him for the dangers that lurk ahead. The scattered goblin tribes of Varisia are unifying in ways no one has ever seen before. At the heart of this strange evolution is an ancient force of evil looking to establish itself anew in the world of Golarion!
Paizo’s award-winning fantasy world, fiction line, and tabletop RPG is now the ultimate fantasy comic! With an action-packed story written by Jim Zub (Street Fighter Legends, Skullkickers) and incredibly detailed artwork by newcomer Andrew Huerta, this first volume introduces readers to a richly envisioned fantasy world filled with compelling characters and impressive sights. This
beautiful, oversized hardcover collects the first six issues of the comic series as well as an EXCLUSIVE 10-page bonus story by Jim Zub and Ivan Anaya, and includes more than 30 pages of encounters, characters, a world detail for the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, including a brand-new poster map of the
region explored in the Pathfinder comic!

PATHFINDER #7
Jim Zub (w)
Andrew Huerta (a)
Lucio Parrillo, Carlos Gomez (c)
2 regular covers will be shipped in equal ratios
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
A new evil is rising in Varisia! When Valeros and his companions are tasked with tracking down a mysterious beast scaring the locals of Sandpoint, they find far more than they bargained for! The hit comic series based on Paizo’s incredible award-winning fantasy world, fiction line, and tabletop RPG continues, featuring exclusive Pathfinder bonus materials like the fan-favorite region maps!

MASKS #1 EMERALD CITY COMICON “THE SPIDER” EXCLUSIVE JAE LEE COVER
Chris Roberson (w)
Alex Ross (a)
Jae Lee (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
The ultimate team-up of costumed pulp heroes descends on the Pacific Northwest
with this hot variant edition, showcasing the dark, avenging image of The Spider by superstar artist Jae Lee!

And from Boom!

 

REGULAR SHOW #1

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): K.C. Green
Artist(s): Allison Strejlau
Cover Artist(s): A: Nick Edwards, B: Nathan Fox, C: Phil McAndrew, D: John Allison, E: Noelle Stevenson, F: Chuck BB, G: Chris Houghton, H: Dustin Nguyen

REGULAR SHOW…IT’S ANYTHING BUT! Cartoon Network’s powerhouse series now has its own comic book series! Hot on the heels of the smash hit adaptation, ADVENTURE TIME, KaBOOM! unveils the next all-ages comic phenomenon! Join Mordecai the Bluejay and Rigby the Raccoon, a couple of best bros in their twenties just tryin’ to chill for a bit, man. But when you’re livin’ in as crazy a world as they are, no day can be called…regular!
Ask your retailer about the pre-order variant by Chris Houghton (ADVENTURE TIME, REED GUNTHER) and the incentive variant by Dustin Nguyen (BATMAN, L’IL GOTHAM)!

REGULAR SHOW COMPLETE COVER BOX SET

32 pages, FC (x 6)

$24.99

Author(s): K.C. Green
Artist(s): Allison Strejlau
Cover Artist(s): A: Nick Edwards, B: Nathan Fox, C: Phil McAndrew, D: John Allison, E: Noelle Stevenson, F: Chuck BB

REGULAR SHOW…IT’S ANYTHING BUT! Cartoon Network’s powerhouse series now has its own comic book series! Hot on the heels of the smash hit adaptation, ADVENTURE TIME, KaBOOM! unveils the next all-ages comic phenomenon! Join Mordecai the Bluejay and Rigby the Raccoon, a couple of best bros in their twenties just tryin’ to chill for a bit, man. But when you’re livin’ in as crazy a world as they are, no day can be called…regular!
Get all six main “character-focused” covers in a limited edition commemorative slipcase!

POLARITY #1 (of 4)

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Max Bemis
Artist(s): Jorge Coelho
Cover Artist(s): A: Frazer Irving B: W. Scott Forbes C: Frazer Irving Blank Sketch Variant

From the mind of SAY ANYTHING frontman Max Bemis comes POLARITY, a manic-depressive trip you’ll never forget. Timothy Woods is a bipolar artist stuck in the world of hipsters, meaningless sex, and vain art — better known as Brooklyn. But after he survives a near fatal car accident, Timothy discovers that his mental instability is more than just a disorder, and that his bipolar medication hasn’t just been subduing depression and uncontrollable mania…it’s been suppressing his super powers! Now it’s time for Timothy to stand up to his disease alongside an onslaught of wretched human villainy as he finally finds his place in the world.
Each issue comes with a free download for a new original song written and performed by Max Bemis!

PEANUTS #8

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Charles M. Schulz, Various
Artist(s): Charles M. Schulz, Various
Cover Artist(s): A: Vicki Scott B: Charles M. Schulz

As Lucy struggles to break Linus of his new “weird” balloon- blowing obsession, Linus must teach her to embrace his new-found talent. Can Lucy make Linus into the “normal” brother she so desperately wants him to be?
Charles Schulz’s beloved creations keep going strong with all-new stories mixed with the adored Schulz original Sunday Strips!

GARFIELD #12

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Mark Evanier
Artist(s): Andy Hirsch, Mike DeCarlo
Cover Artist(s): Gary Barker, Dan Davis

After last month’s trip to Planet Dorkon, we head back to Earth with two all-new hilarious short stories. Springtime is in full bloom, and so is Garfield’s appetite!

BRAVEST WARRIORS #7

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Joey Comeau
Artist(s): Mike Holmes
Cover Artist(s): A: Tyson Hesse B: Nick Edwards C: Jake Lawerence D: Logan Faerber

THE MOST OUTRAGOUS ALL-AGES SERIES ON THE STANDS! While other contestants are twirling flags, Plum and Beth are kicking butt and taking names at an alien beauty pageant! Don’t miss the third piece of the connecting Nick Edwards B cover set!

ADVENTURE TIME #15

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): A: Mike Holmes, B: Emily Warren, C: Nidhi Chanani, D: Spike Trautman

A STAND-ALONE ISSUE LEADING INTO THE NEW ARC! A PERFECT JUMPING- ON POINT FOR NEW READERS! Join Jake the Dog and Finn the Human in this totally topsy-turvy take on the land of Ooo! The best all-ages series of 2012 continues!

ADVENTURE TIME: FIONNA & CAKE #4 (of 6)

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Natasha Allegri
Artist(s): Natasha Allegri
Cover Artist(s): A: Natasha Allegri B: Terry Green C: Rachel Dukes D: Faith Erin Hicks

THE FAN-FAVORITE ADVENTURE TIME SERIES CONTINUES! The Flame Boy rescued by Fionna and Cake has a secret…Will returning him to his fire lion pride finally reveal it?

HELLRAISER: THE DARK WATCH #3

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Clive Barker, Brandon Seifert
Artist(s): Tom Garcia
Cover Artist(s): A: Nick Percival B: Sami Makkonen C: Conzpiracy Digital Arts

THE NEW RULER OF HELL REVEALED!
One must volunteer, or Hell will choose for itself. The two most recent Hell Priests are missing — Kirsty Cotton and Elliott Spencer have abdicated their thrones, and there is someone new in their place. Did this new leader choose the role? How will Leviathan respond? Clive Barker, Brandon Seifert, and Tom Garcia continue to usher in the next chapter of HELLRAISER!

FANBOYS VS. ZOMBIES #13

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Shane Houghton
Artist(s): Jerry Gaylord
Cover Artist(s): Jerry Gaylord

BRAND NEW ARC! PERFECT JUMPING-ON POINT FOR NEW READERS!
In space, no one can hear you recite the entire Night’s Watch oath…and, thankfully, they can’t see your zombie- bitten Jon Snow costume, either! C’mon, you knew it was coming. It’s Fanboys vs. Zombies…IN SPACE. Yuuup. From the Z-ream team of Shane Houghton (REED GUNTHER) and Jerry Gaylord, don’t miss the next chapter of the FvZ epic!

ORPHANS #2 (of 4)

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Michael Alan Nelson
Artist(s): Scott Godlewski
Cover Artist(s): A: John Tyler Christopher B: Mitch Gerards

The Orphans have lost one of their own due to a training “accident”…or was it? Dad investigates the sordid circumstances that led to last issue’s shocking death as the Orphans are sent on a new mission — one that could not only spell doom for the United States at large, but for “The Council” as well…
Ask your retailer about the Mitch Gerards (THE ACTIVITY) incentive variant cover.

ALIENS VS PARKER #2 (of 4)
32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Paul Scheer, Nick Giovannetti
Artist(s): Manuel Bracchi
Cover Artist(s): A: Jeff Stokely B: Manuel Bracchi

Left to their own devices, the ill-prepared, under-skilled and low-on-sleep slacker crew of SPACE- EX are facing a horror even greater than losing to a bunch of 12-year-old snot-nosed brats back home: a planet full of aliens with a taste for human flesh!
From PAUL SCHEER and NICK GIOVANNETTI, the comedic minds that brought you ADULT SWIM’S NTSF:SD:SUV:: !

 

GRACE RANDOLPH’S SUPURBIA #6

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Grace Randolph
Artist(s): Russell Dauterman
Cover Artist(s): Stephane Roux

Summer in SUPURBIA continues, only from Grace Randolph and Russell Dauterman! Alexis and Jake grow closer as they investigate the suspicious presence of Hunt Tech, Hector Hunt’s company, at the Superhero & Weapons Expo…Paul travels off-world to break the news of his divorce to his ambassador parents…Jeremy struggles with the prospects of life as the single father of a super-powered son… And Gio infiltrates a top-secret weapons deal that will have ramifications for the entire neighborhood!

PLANET OF THE APES: CATACLYSM #8

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Corinna Bechko and Gabriel Hardman
Artist(s): Damian Couceiro
Cover Artist(s): Mitch Breitweiser

BURIED DEEP BENEATH THE PLANET OF THE APES! Left to their own devices, Milo and Cornelius must find their way out of the dark and survive long enough to warn Doctor Zaius of the grave threat bubbling in the dark…
Only from the acclaimed writers Gabriel Hardman (HULK, AGENTS OF ATLAS), Corinna Bechko (HEATHENTOWN, FEAR ITSELF: THE HOME FRONT) and fan-favorite artist Damian Couceiro, the cataclysm continues on the PLANET OF THE APES!

DEATHMATCH #5

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Paul Jenkins
Artist(s): Carlos Magno
Cover Artist(s): A: Whilce Portacio B: Reilly Brown C: Morgue Pre-Order Variant D: Whilce Portacio Sketch

BRAND NEW ARC! PERFECT JUMPING-ON POINT FOR NEW READERS!
The second round of the ultimate deathmatch begins here — which fan-favorite characters are on a collision course, and what does last month’s shocking reveal mean for The Rat and Manchurian? The mysteries grow deeper and the casualty list grows longer as DEATHMATCH continues!

THE HYPERNATURALS #10

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning
Artist(s): Tom Derenick, Andres Guinaldo
Cover Artist(s) ): A: Tom Derenick

With nowhere left to turn for help, the Hypernaturals must find a way to work with their most dangerous enemy, as the biggest threat that has ever faced the Quantinuum finally arrives!
Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, the superstar writing duo behind ANNIHILATION and THE LEGION continue their cosmic epic, with fan-favorite artists Tom Derenick (JLA, NEW X-MEN) and Andres Guinaldo (NIGHTWING), only from BOOM! Studios!

STEED & MRS. PEEL #8

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Caleb Monroe
Artist(s): Yasmin Liang
Cover Artist(s): A: Joe Corroney

BRAND NEW ARC! A perfect jumping-on point for new readers!

Last issue, John Steed and Emma Peel entered a quiet little town on what should have been a simple mission – but things were definitely not as they seemed! Now the super spies fight not to become the next victims of this city with big secrets…

FANBOYS VS. ZOMBIES Volume 2

7×10, 112 pages, FC, SC
$14.99

Author(s): Sam Humphries
Artist(s): Jerry Gaylord, Bryan Turner
Cover Artist(s): Khary Randolph

THE SAGA CONTINUES! Comic-Con is over. San Diego is completely dead… err, make that undead. Escaping the convention center was the easy part — now the Wrecking Crew has nowhere to hide as they wreck shop in the destroyed wastelands of the Gaslamp District!
Written by comics sensation Sam Humphries (Marvel’s UNCANNY X-FORCE, THE ULTIMATES, HIGHER EARTH) with art by rising stars Jerry Gaylord and Bryan Turner, FANBOYS VS. ZOMBIES is a loving send-up of geek fandom with a perfect blend of quirky comedy and zombie-killin’ action!
Collecting issues 5-8 of the fanboy-favorite series, join Amanda, Kyle, Jenna, and Missy as the Wrecking Crew comes face-to-face with the dark side of fandom — discovering the shocking secret behind the zombie outbreak in the process!

DEATHMATCH Volume 1

7×10, 128 pages, FC, SC
$9.99

Author(s): Paul Jenkins
Artist(s): Carlos Magno
Cover Artist(s): Whilce Portacio

The superhero battle royale you can’t get from Marvel or DC! Only $9.99!
A powerful and mysterious supervillain has imprisoned the world’s greatest superheroes, forcing them to fight to the death until there is but one victor. It’s kill or be killed as we settle the score on all those hypothetical superhero match-ups in the ultimate DEATHMATCH. The mystery of who their captor is, what his ultimate motivations are, and why these heroes keep agreeing to the matches will drive readers from volume to volume! Written by industry legend Paul Jenkins (SENTRY, INHUMANS) and drawn by comics superstar Carlos Magno (PLANET OF THE APES, TRANSFORMERS), DEATHMATCH is a dark, psychological deconstruction of the superhero genre that can’t be missed. This hard-hitting, emotional first volume collects the first four issues of the smash hit comic series that introduces the audience to brand new superhero universe they won’t be able to get enough of!

STEED AND MRS. PEEL VOL. 1: A VERY CIVIL ARMAGEDDON

7×10, 128 pages, FC, SC

$14.99

Author(s): Mark Waid, Caleb Monore
Artist(s): Steve Bryant, Will Sliney
Cover Artist(s): Joseph Michael Linsner

Saving the world in style!

The British icon THE AVENGERS, one of the longest running TV shows in history, returns in comic-book form with all-new adventures!
John Steed and Emma Peel face off against a reformed Hellfire Club, led by the children of their past antagonists. This new incarnation does not look to the past, but instead seeks to warp
the British Isles to fit their idea of what “the future” should look like. Eisner Award winning writer Mark Waid (IRREDEEMABLE, DAREDEVIL) begins a new era of Spy-Fi action alongside Caleb Monroe (BATMAN), and artists Steve Bryant (ATHENA VOLTAIRE) & Will Sliney (FEARLESS DEFENDERS)!

HIGHER EARTH Volume 2

7×10, 112 pages, FC, SC
$14.99

Author(s): Sam Humphries
Artist(s): Francesco Biagini
Cover Artist(s): Frazer Irving

Heidi, a girl born in garbage. Rex, a soldier gone rogue. The only thing between them and their destiny is an empire of a hundred different Earths, across a hundred alternate timelines. Now, with nowhere else to turn, Heidi must ally herself with the last person she ever suspected. But can they be trusted, or has Heidi lost sight of the truth?
Created and written by Sam Humphries (UNCANNY X-FORCE, FANBOYS VS. ZOMBIES) HIGHER EARTH Volume 2 collects issues 6-9 of the fast-paced epic of infinite possibilities featuring arresting art by Francesco Biagini (ELRIC: THE BALANCE LOST, DINGO).

ADVENTURE TIME VOL. 1 ORIGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL

6 x 9, 160 pages, B&W, SC
$11.99

Author(s): Danielle Corsetto
Artist(s): Zack Sterling
Cover Artist(s): Stephanie Gonzaga

AN ALL-NEW ADVENTURE TIME ORGINAL GRAPHIC NOVEL! Join Flame Princess, alongside Finn and Jake, as she leaves the Flame Kingdom and goes on her very first adventure! Written by acclaimed cartoonist Danielle Corsetto (GIRLS WITH SLINGSHOTS) and drawn by rising star Zack Sterling (BRAVEST WARRIORS, ADVENTURE TIME). A pocket black and white edition appealing to fans of SCOTT PILGRIM and Japanese manga!

ADVENTURE TIME #1 NEW PRINTIN

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): Chris Houghton

Did you miss out on the phenomenon that is ADVENTURE TIME? Now’s your chance to get the first six issues with this special edition. Get the 4th printing of issue #1, the 3rd printing of issue #2, and the second printings of issues #3-6…all forming a massive Land of Ooo connecting cover image by Chris Houghton!

ADVENTURE TIME #2 NEW PRINTING

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): Chris Houghton

Did you miss out on the phenomenon that is ADVENTURE TIME? Now’s your chance to get the first six issues with this special edition. Get the 4th printing of issue #1, the 3rd printing of issue #2, and the second printings of issues #3-6…all forming a massive Land of Ooo connecting cover image by Chris Houghton!

ADVENTURE TIME #3 NEW PRINTING

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): Chris Houghton

Did you miss out on the phenomenon that is ADVENTURE TIME? Now’s your chance to get the first six issues with this special edition. Get the 4th printing of issue #1, the 3rd printing of issue #2, and the second printings of issues #3-6…all forming a massive Land of Ooo connecting cover image by Chris Houghton!

ADVENTURE TIME #4 NEW PRINTING

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): Chris Houghton

Did you miss out on the phenomenon that is ADVENTURE TIME? Now’s your chance to get the first six issues with this special edition. Get the 4th printing of issue #1, the 3rd printing of issue #2, and the second printings of issues #3-6…all forming a massive Land of Ooo connecting cover image by Chris Houghton!

ADVENTURE TIME #5 NEW PRINTING

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): Chris Houghton

Did you miss out on the phenomenon that is ADVENTURE TIME? Now’s your chance to get the first six issues with this special edition. Get the 4th printing of issue #1, the 3rd printing of issue #2, and the second printings of issues #3-6…all forming a massive Land of Ooo connecting cover image by Chris Houghton!

ADVENTURE TIME #6 NEW PRINTING

32 pages, FC
$3.99

Author(s): Ryan North
Artist(s): Shelli Paroline, Braden Lamb
Cover Artist(s): Chris Houghton

Did you miss out on the phenomenon that is ADVENTURE TIME? Now’s your chance to get the first six issues with this special edition. Get the 4th printing of issue #1, the 3rd printing of issue #2, and the second printings of issues #3-6…all forming a massive Land of Ooo connecting cover image by Chris Houghton!

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