The Vindicators of Rick and Morty are getting their own comic thanks to J. Torres and CJ Cannon. Also, The Ballad of Sang is starting from creators Ed Brisson and Alessandro Micelli. Both are coming out through Oni Press solicits for the March of 2018.
THE BALLAD OF SANG #1
- ED BRISSON (W) ALESSANDRO MICELLI (A/CA) SHARI CHANKHAMMA (C/CA)
- 32 Pages, $3.99, RELEASE DATE: 03/07/18, MATURE
- Kidnapped off the streets of the Philippines as an infant and trained as a child assassin, Sang has never had a childhood. All he’s even known is killing and the kindness of his master, Chen, the closest thing Sang has to a father. When Sang’s enthusiasm botches a job, it bring the wrath of Don Minchella down on the pair, resulting in Chen’s murder. Barely escaping with his own life—and with Minchella’s severed arm in tow—Sang swears revenge, while every gang in the city mobilizes to return him to Minchella, dead or alive.
RICK AND MORTY PRESENTS #1: THE VINDICATORS!
- J. TORRES (W) CJ CANNON (A/CA) NICK FILARDI (C/CA)
- 40 Pages, $4.99, IN STORES: 03/07/18, TEEN, 16+
- Learn the secret stories and hidden pasts of your favorite Rick and Morty characters in Oni Press’s new quarterly series of one-shots: RICK AND MORTY PRESENTS!
- In this first issue, J. Torres ( Teen Titans Go! , The Mighty Zodiac ) teams up with Rick and Morty series artist CJ Cannon to explore the twisted and bombastic history of THE VINDICATORS in an all-out superhero comics extravaganza. Read in amazement as the superhero team travels through dimensions to recruit other heroes to defeat a villain of their own making. Gasp in shock and awe as the plot twists and previously irrelevant characters revive from the dead! Frown in frustration as you forget the complicated backstory of suddenly important mythic items! And most of all… WUBBA LUBBA DUB DUB!
SPECTACLE, BOOK 1
- MEGAN ROSE GEDRIS (W/A/C/CA)
- 136 Pages, Softcover, $19.99, RELEASE DATE: 05/23/18, TEEN
- Fan-favorite webcomic creator Megan Rose Gedris ( Yu+Me Dream ) crafts a compelling tale of magic, deception, and wonder in this stunningly illustrated graphic novel about the bond between sisters.
- Pragmatic engineer Anna works as a psychic in the Samson Brothers Circus, but she doesn’t believe in anything supernatural—until her twin sister Kat is murdered and comes back as a very demanding ghost. Sharing a room with her sister was hard, but now they’re sharing a body while trying to identify the killer. With few leads, a troupe full of secretive folk, and strange paranormal occurrences popping up around the circus, solving the case seems near impossible. But the murderer in their midst may be the least of their problems…
- ADVANCE SOLICIT FOR MAY
INVADER ZIM #29
- ERIC TRUEHEART (W) MADDIE C. COVER A (A/CA) MEGAN ANN BOYD COVER B (CA) FRED C. STRESING (C/CA)
- 32 Pages, $3.99, RELEASE DATE: 03/14/18, ALL AGES
- The city is a dark place… as dark as new Darkpoop Cola, an exclusive Poop Cola flavor available for a limited time! When Gaz demands her brother get her some of the precious cola in the middle of the night, Dib enters a shadowy underground of Poop-driven factions warring for control of all Poop-kind. But why? Is there more to Poop than meets the eye? And is it all just too stupid for Dib to care about? Part one of a two-part story.
RICK AND MORTY #36
- KYLE STARKS (W) JOSH TRUJILLO (W) MARC ELLERBY COVER A (A/CA), COVER B MADY G. COVER B (CA), RII ABREGO (A) KATY FARINA (C/CA)
- 32 Pages, $3.99, RELEASE DATE: 03/28/18, TEEN, 16+
- Kyle Starks and Marc Ellerby join forces to tell the story of Jerry’s very terrible, extremely bad, super sad day! Poor Jerry is having the worst of days—but it’s mostly his fault. How will he get bailed out this time?
- Plus: a new back-up comic story written by Josh Trujillo ( Love is Love ) and illustrated by Rii Abrego ( Adventure Time )!
WET MOON, BOOK 6: YESTERDAY’S GONE (NEW EDITION)
- SOPHIE CAMPBELL (W/A/CA) ANNIE MOK (CA)
- 176 Pages, Softcover 6” x 9”, $19.99, RELEASE DATE: 05/30/18, MATURE
- Myrtle Turenne attacked Trilby and left her for dead in the swamps of Wet Moon. While Trilby clings to life in the hospital, everyone else is lost, unsure of what to do. They’re all dealing with the attack in their own ways, and they’ll need to accept that nothing in their lives will ever be the same again.
- This new edition of Sophie Campbell’s critically-acclaimed book features a new cover design by Annie Mok and new extras in the back!
- ADVANCE SOLICIT FOR MAY
NIGHT’S DOMINION, VOL. 2
- TED NAIFEH (W/A/C/CA)
- 112 Pages, Softcover, $15.99, RELEASE DATE: 05/23/18, MATURE
- The cult of Uhlume has been eradicated, thanks to Emerane and her companions. Still, the city has not recovered from the hard-won battle against the undead army—and Emerane has not recovered from the trauma of killing the person she held most dear. When Asps target the city’s Alderman and a new peacekeeping force rises to power, will Emerane be able to save the city she hates a second time? Or will this new foe, with the power of both the city and the law behind them, take her down?
- ADVANCE SOLICIT FOR MAY
KAIJUMAX, SEASON 3: KING OF THE MONSTAS
- ZANDER CANNON (W/A/C/CA)
- 160 Pages, Softcover, $19.99, RELEASE DATE: 05/30/18, MATURE
- Ah, KAIJUMAX Prison, that cesspool of corruption in the South Pacific. Stomp once again into this toxic holding facility for giant monsters and get to know its most fearsome—and most pathetic—inmates! A seething undercurrent of species hatred now grips the pound, and the gangs are vying for ultimate control of the uranium trade. The claws and flame-breath come out as a knock-down, tear-out-heart species riot rips across the crater block!