Here we have (almost) all of Dynamite’s solicitations for November 2017 which includes James Bond, The Shadow, Batman, Agent 47, Hack/Slash, Vampirella, Centipede, Bettie Page, Gumby, Army of Darkness, Fruit Ninjas and Game of Thrones… that’s something for everyone.
JAMES BOND: FELIX LEITER Hardcover
Cover: Mike Perkins Writer: James Robinson Art: Aaron Campbell
Felix Leiter finds himself in Japan, tracking down a beautiful, Russian spy from his past. But when the mission takes a turn for the worse, he will discover that there are more deadly schemes afoot in Tokyo and beyond! From superstar creative team James Robinson (Starman, Red Sonja) and Aaron Campbell (The Shadow, Uncanny) comes the Bond spin-off highlighting 007’s American counterpart, blending spy thrills with the dark alleys and darker deeds of crime fiction!
JAMES BOND: KILL CHAIN #5 (of 6)
Cover A: Greg Smallwood Writer: Andy Diggle Art: Luca Casalanguida
As NATO tears itself apart from within, 007 is declared Europe’s most wanted man. Hunted by SMERSH and the CIA, he must infltrate a nuclear airbase to learn the secrets of Operation Hooded Falcon before Europe erupts into all-out war!
JAMES BOND VOL. 1: VARGR Trade Paperback
Cover: Gabriel Hardman Writer: Warren Ellis Art: Jason Masters
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).
THE SHADOW #4
Cover A: Lee Weeks Cover B: Kelly Jones Cover C: Tom Mandrake Writer: Si Spurrier, Dan Watters Art: Daniel HDR
When violence strikes close to home, Mary Jerez is faced with a deadly decision that may change her life forever. Meanwhile, those who would seek to use the legend for their own means begin to learn why they should fear the shadows.
THE SHADOW/BATMAN #2 (of 6)
Cover A: Tony Daniel Cover B: Brandon Peterson Cover C: Artyom Trakhanov Cover D: Philip Tan Cover E Subscription: Giovanni Timpano Writer: Steve Orlando Art: Giovanni Timpano
The truth of what the Shadow doesn’t know threatens to destroy his partnership with Batman and Robin just when they need him the most. Three generations of heroes stand at a crossroads as the secret of the Silent Seven threatens to encompass and obliterate them all. To fight the Seven, Batman and the Shadow must force them to reveal themselves. But how do men make moves against a behemoth evil that measures assaults in centuries?
GUMBY IMAGINED: THE ART OF CLOKEY AND HIS CREATIONS Hardcover
Writer: Joe Clokey Art: Joe Clokey
Clay animated superstar Gumby has made an indelible impact on our culture and continues to enchant and entertain generations. Filmmaker Art Clokey’s personal story is one of mystical adventure, tragedy, triumph, art, and most of all, love. This lavish career-spanning retrospective explores the legendary creator’s life and complete works. All of his many creations, including Gumby and Davey & Goliath, are interwoven with a rich tapestry of rare photos and stories — the ingredients for a fascinating tale.
AGENT 47: BIRTH OF THE HITMAN #2
Cover A: Jonathan Lau Cover B: Gameplay Cover Writer: Chris Sebela Art: Jonathan Lau
As they travel across the globe on another mission, Subject 47 and his brother 6 begin to assemble their plan of attack against the Institute that made them who they are. A war on both their surrogate family of fellow subjects and a potential future spent as living weapons under someone else’s control. While Diana Burnwood’s new life in London has begun to blossom and her secret vendetta finds a new sponsor in the form of a crime boss all too eager to teach her new protege a few tricks how to get her hands dirty.
HACK/SLASH VS. VAMPIRELLA #2 (of 5)
Cover A: Carli Ihde Cover B: Goran Sudžuka Writer: Shawn Aldridge Art: Rapha Lobosco
The Blood Red Queen of Hearts continues her quest to win the love of the Mad-god Chaos by sacrificing innocents. Cassie Hack and Vampirella have teamed up to put a stop to it by any means necessary. Including a good, old fashioned baseball bat beating.
ASH VS. THE ARMY OF DARKNESS #5
Cover A: Brent Schoonover Cover B: Mauro Vargas Cover C: Pasquale Qualano Writer: Chad Bowers, Chris Sims Art: Mauro Vargas
Let’s evaluate, class: pages from the Necronomicon have gone missing and Deadites are making a mess of a high school (yikes), so then Ash Williams became a substitute (uhhh…), and an army of anti-Deadite warriors showed up having followed the tradition of Ash’s exploits in medieval times (S.M.A.R.T…?). Conclusion: We’re boned.
BETTIE PAGE #5
Cover A: Joseph Michael Linsner Cover B: J. Bone Cover C: Photo Cover Writer: David Avallone Art: Colton Worley
You know that thing where your flight back to NYC is interrupted so you can be debriefed at a secret government base, only to find that base under attack by giant radioactive monsters? And you can’t get another flight back home until you defeat the giant radioactive monsters? Sucks, right? But our Bettie can handle it.
Cover A: Francesco Francavilla Cover B: Eoin Marron Writer: Max Bemis Art: Eoin Marron
Who will come out on top: the lone survivor or the beast from beyond the stars?! Dale’s fight for revenge with the monster comes to an epic (and explosive) conclusion!
DAMSELS VOL. 2 Trade Paperback
Cover: Aneke Writer: Leah Moore, John Reppion Art: Aneke, Cris Bolson, Dietrich Smith
Weeks have passed since the defeat of the witch Belladonna, yet “Happily Ever After” is still out of reach for Rapa, the once-and-future Queen Rapunzel. The wandering adventurer chafes in the trappings of her royal station, her heart yearning to once again roam the roads and wilderness of her magical world. However, her path is not at all safe… for the witches Gothel and Carabosse have formed a new black coven, and are amassing a new army of the wicked!
FRUIT NINJA #3
Cover A: Scott Brown Writer: Nate Cosby Art: Scott Brown, Ruairi Coleman
Based on the adorable BILLION-times-downloaded game! In this cram-packed issue:
-The MODERN FRUIT NINJAS fight ice villains with cloudberries!
-The ANCIENT FRUIT NINJAS chase after a nectarine strapped to a crane bird named Cuckoo!
-And in JETPACK JOYRIDE: One thousand hippos. No, for real. You can count them.
THE COMPLETE BATTLEFIELDS VOL. 3 Trade Paperback
Cover: Garry Leach Writer: Garth Ennis Art: Russ Braun, Carlos Ezquerra
Two riveting tales of war, as only bestselling graphic novelist Garth Ennis can deliver! In “The Green Fields Beyond,” veteran Sergeant Stiles leads the Tankies on the killing fields of Korea during the Chinese spring offensive of 1951. It’s British steel against massed Communist hordes, as our heroes are cut off and outnumbered ten to one! In “The Fall and Rise of Anna Kharkova,” the USSR’s pilot heroine flies straight into trouble as her aircraft is shot down behind German lines. Anna faces her worst nightmare as a prisoner of the Nazis, and events are set in motion that will see her made an outcast among her own people.
GEORGE R.R. MARTIN’S A CLASH OF KINGS #6
Cover A: Mike Miller Cover B Subscription: Mel Rubi Writer: George R. R. Martin, Landry Q. Walker Art: Mel Rubi
Arya continues to travel north with Yoren and the mysterious Jaqen H’ghar. Meanwhile, Theon returns to his home, the ancestral seat of the Greyjoys upon the isle of Pyke—and with him, he carries a message from Robb Stark, one that contains a proposal that could change the tide of the war…
THE GREATEST ADVENTURE #8
Cover A: Cary Nord Cover B: Greg Smallwood Cover C: Roberto Castro Writer: Bill Willingham Art: Cezar Razek
The Resolve has been defeated by Tarzan’s team, but at a terrible cost in lives. And now, something odd is going on as the heroes attempt to pilot the captured ship—and they end up on Venus, rather than their intended destination – because the nefarious mastermind who craves the power of the ultimate death-ray still has a trick or two up his sleeve!
THE GREEN HORNET ’66 MEETS THE SPIRIT #5 (of 5)
Cover A: Ty Templeton Writer: Fred Van Lente Art: Bob Q
KATO is fatally wounded! But as THE GREEN HORNET rushes him back to Central City, it becomes clear that only one man can save Kato’s life…their hateful enemy, THE SPIRIT! The final shocking issue from FRED VAN LENTE and BOB Q!
JIM BUTCHER’S THE DRESDEN FILES: DOG MEN #6 (of 6)
Cover A: Diego Galindo Writer: Jim Butcher, Mark Powers Art: Diego Galindo
Jim Butcher’s worldwide bestselling Dresden Files saga continues in this original limited series! It’s all come down to this – two factions of supernatural predators go to war, with a town caught in the middle! To save hundreds of innocents, Harry needs to form an alliance that could very well blow up in his face. He also needs to reconcile his own sense of anger and guilt once and for all – because if he doesn’t, it could turn him into the kind of threat he’s spent his life fighting.
JOHN WICK #3
Cover A: Giovanni Valletta Cover B: Ben Garriga Cover C: Photo Cover Writer: Greg Pak Art: Giovanni Valletta
The story of John Wick’s first grand mission of vengeance continues in the bloody streets of El Paso! As John enters the world of the Continental Hotel, he threatens to upend the balance of power among assassins — and earns a new implacable enemy. Also: the mystery of Calamity revealed!
KILLER INSTINCT #3
Cover A: Yildiray Cinar Cover B: Jonathan Lau Cover C Subscription: Cam Adams Writer: Ian Edginton Art: Cam Adams
Jago is under attack by the Coven’s wendigo army – but the unexpected arrival of Tusk turns the tide of the battle! The two warriors compare notes – and decied to investigate the loss of their guardian spirits! Meanwhile, the ancient sorcerer Kan-Ra begins his own investigations…
Cover A: Karl Moline Cover B: Jake Stone Photo Cover Writer: Will Pfeifer Art: Rodney Buchemi
Hot on the trail of the sudden abduction of cult film director Sol Schick by his suddenly powerful assistant Orson Orville, the Librarians uncover the shocking secret behind the mystery they’ve been trying to uncover: In an alternate timeline where magic is used as a global weapon, a group of all-powerful wizards have set their eyes on our Earth — and the invasion is about to begin.
NANCY DREW AND THE HARDY BOYS: THE BIG LIE Trade Paperback
Cover: Fay Dalton Writer: Anthony Del Col Art: Werther Dell’Edera
A Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys mystery unlike any other you’ve ever read! When the teenage brothers Frank and Joe Hardy are accused of the murder of their father – a detective in the small resort town of Bayport – they must team up with Nancy Drew to prove their innocence (and find the real guilty party in the process) in a twisting noir tale, complete with double-crosses, deceit, and dames. Writer Anthony Del Col (Assassin’s Creed, Kill Shakespeare) and artist Werther Dell’Edera (Batman: Detective Comics, House of Mystery) bring the iconic teen detectives into the modern age, and redefine noir for a new generation of readers!
PATHFINDER: WORLDSCAPE VOL. 2 Hardcover
Cover: Roberto Castro Writer: Erik Mona, James L. Sutter, Christopher Paul Carey Art: Roberto Castro, Andrea Mutti, Tom Mandrake, Moritat, Matt Gaudio, Giovanni Valletta
Four new tales as part of Paizo’s groundbreaking “Worldscape” saga, drawing the greatest fantasy heroes of literature and comics into the mythos of their award-winning fantasy world and tabletop RPG! Red Sonja must escape a dungeon with a religious icon of Issus, Goddess of Death and Life Eternal, to use as a bargaining chip in the grim political war of the Worldscape! A battle against a vicious red dragon maroons John Carter and the Martian Tars Tarkas in a dangerous jungle filled with monsters and the greatest soldiers of three worlds! Tarzan clashes head-on with the original feral heroes of mythology: the demigods Romulus and Remus! The iconic antihero and half-elf Seltyiel finds himself in the gladiatorial Worldscape, facing off against two of Earth’s most sinister figures! Written by Erik Mona (Paizo Publisher and Chief Creative Officer), James L. Sutter (Paizo Senior Editor) and more, the Worldscape saga draws the greatest fantasy heroes of literature and comics into the mythos of Paizo’s award-winning fantasy world, fiction line, and tabletop RPG.
RED SONJA #11
Cover A: V. Ken Marion Cover B: Jan Duursema Cover C: Marco Santucci Cover D: Cosplay Cover Cover E Subscription: Maria Sanapo Writer: Amy Chu Art: Carlos Gomez
Their search comes to an end as Sonja, Holly and Spike discover the mysterious Hyborian expert Professor Wallace in the most unexpected of all places. The professor agrees to help rescue Max, but little does everyone know, the old man has a BIG secret. Could it be the end of the road for the She-Devil and her friends?
Cover A: Moritat Cover B: Maria Sanapo Cover C: Rodney Buchemi Cover D: Cosplay Writer: Marguerite Bennett, Christina Trujillo Art: Moritat
Sheena must navigate the forbidden temple grounds or risk losing the key to saving her home, but something deep within the temple has awoken…Something hungry.
SKIN&EARTH #5 (of 6)
Cover A: Lights Cover B: Lights Writer: Lights Art: Lights
Exhausted by the hopelessness of her surroundings, En considers a strange offer to enter Mitsuki’s world. Is this experience a temporary lapse in reality or is it truly a portal to a better place? What might be the consequence of leaving her existence behind? Written and drawn by alt-pop phenomenon Lights, Skin & Earth ties directly into her next full length album, released in Fall 2017 on Warner Bros Records.
Cover A: Aaron Lopresti Cover B: Álvaro Sarraseca Writer: Chuck Wendig (main), Aubrey Sitterson (Doc Spektor back-up) Art: Álvaro Sarraseca (main), Dylan Burnett (Doc Spektor back-up)
Captured by cultists and recruited by rebels! The mystery of Turok’s past is illuminated as he, Nettle and Marak escape into the darkness of the tunnels beneath the Storm Lands – and their rebel guide attempts to convince Turok to kill a living god – the leader of the Varanid Empire, Imperator Vex! Also: Doc Spektor, Part 10! The story of the all-new master (and we use the term lightly) sorcerer continues… Doc tries to win back his beloved ex-girlfriend Sophie – and faces an uncertain future!
Cover A: Philip Tan Cover B: Johnny Desjardins Cover C: Cosplay Cover Cover D Subscription: Jimmy Broxton Writer: Jeremy Whitley Art: Andy Belanger
Vampirella’s trip to save her friend Vicki and restore death to the world has hit the road, but the road is about to hit back. A mysterious boss wants Vicki dead and Vampirella tortured and has hired some heavily armed maniacs in war-ready vehicles to do it. Can Vampirella save herself and Vicki? Will they make it to their destination in one piece? Who is this person who’s hunting Vampirella? Chaos reigns and a classic Vampirella character returns in part two of Jeremy Whitley and Andy Belanger’s pulse pounding Vampirella epic!
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