Dark Horse Comics has announced a new printing in hardcover format of the 2009 crime comics anthology Noir: A Collection of Crime Comics, featuring work by Brian Azzarello, Jeff Lemire, Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips, Joelle Jones, Gabriel Ba, Fabio Moon, Paul Grist, David Lapham, Alex de Campi, and more. Some were already stars in the comics world when the anthology was first published. Others would be soon. The new edition is set to come out next July and will retail for twenty-five bucks. If you missed it the first time around, here’s your chance.
Check out the press release below.
MILWAUKIE, Ore. (October 22, 2019) –Noir: A Collection of Crime Comics gets the Dark Horse hardcover treatment! Murder, passion, and criminal enterprise are reprinted in their darkest form in this new edition, directly from the most talented writers and artists in crime comics! In these eleven pitch-black noir stories, you’ll find deadly conmen and embittered detectives converging on femme fatales and accidental murderers, all presented in sharp black and white by masters of the craft.
Featuring stories by Brian Azzarello, Jeff Lemire, Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips, and many more of crime comics’ top talent! With artists such as Joëlle Jones, Gabriel Bá, Fábio Moon, Paul Grist, and more bringing these gritty, smoke filled stories to life.
Noir: A Collection of Crime Comics goes on sale July 22, 2020. This 120-page hardcover collection will retail for $24.99.