The June edition of Diamond Comic Distributors’ monthly PREVIEWS catalog arrives in comic shops and digitally on May 30th and features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning August 2018.
Front Cover: Overseen by Neil Gaiman, DC Entertainment returns to the world of the Endless in The Sandman Universe #1, a one-shot special that will launch four new series set in the realms of magic and mystery.
Back Cover: With Earth on the brink of environmental collapse and aliens ready to help, a journalist finds the story of a lifetime in David Aja and Ann Nocenti’s The Seeds #1, the latest series from Dark Horse Comics’ Berger Books imprint.
Customer Order Form: Jungle Fantasy from Bleeding Cool’s publisher’s sister company, Boundless Comics.
Marvel Previews with Infinity Wars #1.
Kids Comics 2018 — “Kids Comics” doesn’t have to strictly mean “For Kids Only,” especially when there’s so much wonderful “All-Ages” content being created today which is perfectly suited for anyone to pick up and enjoy. Look for the Kids Comics icon throughout the June PREVIEWS and discover some of the best All-Ages content available.
Gems of the Month — June’s PREVIEWS Gems of the Month include:
BOOM! Studios’ Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass OGN
Dark Horse Comics’ The Seeds #1 and the Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia
DC Entertainment’s Adventures of the Super Sons #1 and The Sandman Universe #1
Dynamite Entertainment’s Project Superpowers #1
IDW Publishing’s Bloom County: Best Read on the Throne TP and Rick and Morty vs. Dungeons & Dragons #1
Image Comics’ Leviathan #1 and Perdy Volume 1 HC
Marvel Comics’ Infinity Wars #1
catBUZZ — PREVIEWS shines a special spotlight at some of the blockbuster books and products coming out in the months ahead. This August, Marvel Comics’ First Family returns in Dan Slott and Sara Pichelli’s Fantastic Four #1. Plus, adventures await for Elsa and Anna in Arendelle in Dark Horse Comics’ Disney Frozen: Breaking Boundaries; a serious party foul summons an unspeakable demon in John Layman’s Leviathan from Image Comics; IDW Publishing and Oni Press join forces for a multiversal dungeon crawl in Rick and Morty vs. Dungeons & Dragons; the heroes of yesteryear are humanity’s best hope for the future in Dynamite Entertainment’s Project Superpowers; the Lumberjanes star in their first original graphic novel in BOOM! Studios’ Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass; classic British heroes of the 1970s unite in Rebellion’s The Vigilant; and many more products you have to look forward to this summer.
Toy Talk — On the catalog’s flip side, PREVIEWS talks to Diamond Select Toys’ Legal Affairs Officer and Brand Manager Robert Yee about what it’s like to work with licensors, develop products, and create fun collectibles.
PREVIEWS Exclusive Apparel — Each month PREVIEWS offers comic book fans and pop culture aficionados a selection of t-shirts and other apparel that can only be found in your local comic shop! Captain Marvel soars in a Terry Dodson illustration for the Captain Marvel: “Flight or Fight” Heather Gray T-Shirt, plus Deadpool is a hunted man in the Deadpool: “Wanted” Black T-Shirt, and a giant eyeball hits the road on The Orb: “Motorcycle” Heather Black T-Shirt. These and many other shirts can only be found through PREVIEWS and your local comic shop.
Indie Edge — PREVIEWS talks to Ryan Ferrier about the books he’s written, including Kennel Block Blues and D4VE, his upcoming projects, and the books he’s enjoying today.