Catalyst Prime: Seven Days #1 From Gail Simone and Jose Luiz Gets FOC Today – With a Preview and Schedule

Today, as we pointed out on Friday, is the Final Order Cut-Off date for Lion Forge’s relaunche of the Catalyst Prime line, now showrun by Gail Simone, with lead title Catalyst Prime: Seven Days #1 by Simone and Jose Luis. Intended to be published in July, the seven issue series was severely delayed by three months.

Intended to be bi-weekly this is no longer the case with issue 2 coming out five weeks after issue 1, but then the schedule moving to around every two weeks. Here’s the current schedule, and a preview of the first issue…

CATALYST PRIME SEVEN DAYS #1 (OF 7) MAIN CVR (RES)
(W) Gail Simone (A) Jose Luis (CA) Stjepan Sejic
DAY ONE: Lorena Payan was the first to realize a meteor was hurtling towards Earth two years ago. Now, she’s the first to realize the Earth is in danger once more from something equally cosmic but far more sinister. As dubbed by a mystery figure, the Obsidian Men begin appearing silently all over the globe, and our heroes Noble, Summit, and Accell join together to investigate.In Shops: Oct 02, 2019
Final Orders Due: Sep 09, 2019 SRP: $3.99

CATALYST PRIME SEVEN DAYS #2 (OF 7) MAIN CVR (RES)
(W) Gail Simone (A) Jose Luis (CA) Stjepan Sejic
DAY TWO: Noble is dead and the world has lost it’s brightest hero. Mass panic and confusion are spreading throughout the globe like wildfire and Lorena’s left to make sense of it all. Astrid wants vengeance for Noble, while Val struggles to live up to his status as the hero people needed. It’s only DAY TWO since their foe sentenced humanity to one week to live, but it already feels like a lifetime.In Shops: Nov 13, 2019 SRP: $3.99

CATALYST PRIME SEVEN DAYS #3 (OF 7)
(W) Gail Simone (A) Jose Luis (CA) Stjepan Sejic
DAY THREE: The Incidentals have been captured by Khrelan and their fate remains unknown. Meanwhile Khrelan has turned their eye towards Carmila Cruz, a young woman with a mysterious connection to the alien overlord. She may hold knowledge on how to defeat Khrelan and his Obsidian Men, or she may lead to the world’s downfall.  In Shops: Nov 20, 2019
SRP: $3.99

CATALYST PRIME SEVEN DAYS #4 (OF 7)
(W) Gail Simone (A) Jose Luis, Jonas Trindade, Michelle Madsen (CA) Stjepan Sejic
DAY FOUR: With the world going to hell in a handbasket [REDACTED]In Shops: Dec 04, 2019
Final Orders Due: Nov 11, 2019
SRP: $3.99

CATALYST PRIME SEVEN DAYS #5 (OF 7)
(W) Gail Simone (A) Jose Luis, Jonas Trindade, Michelle Madsen (CA) Stjepan Sejic
DAY FIVE: Khrelan is almost [REDACTED]In Shops: Dec 18, 2019
Final Orders Due: Nov 25, 2019
SRP: $3.99

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Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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