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story ROB LIEFELD & MARK POULTON art OWEN GIENI cover A ROB LIEFELD cover B OWEN GIENI AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $2.99 “DEVIL IN THE FLESH,” Part Two In his search for a new apprentice, the Red Dragon has taken control of Avengelyne’s body forcing her essence into Heaven Starr. Meanwhile, Torment targets the New Church of the People. Plus, the return of Passover!
story FRANK CHO & DOUG MURRAY art AXEL MEDELLIN cover FRANK CHO AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $2.99 The penultimate chapter of FRANK CHO (X-Men: Schism) and DOUG MURRAY’s (The ‘Nam) galaxy-spanning sci-fi epic has arrived! With the ESS Savannah now further from Earth than ever before, the crew is faced with the fact they may have to make a new home elsewhere. Will their new planet’s natives welcome them with open arms? No. Not even close.
story DAVID HAHN art / cover DAVID HAHN AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / BW / T $2.99 "STEALING BOYFRIENDS," Part Three Though Donna and Jim are an item, Kit can't suppress her romantic urges and attempts to secretly rekindle her romantic relationship with Jim. Martha and Kit form an unexpected friendship with each other that reveals some of Martha's more obsessive qualities.
story MARK KIDWELL art JEFF ZORNOW & JAY FOTOS cover A JEFF ZORNOW & JAY FOTOS cover B NAT JONES & JAY FOTOS AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $3.99 In February of 1968, Teddy Calhoun came home from Vietnam and brought a piece of the war back with him. Through a prism of battle fatigue and schizophrenia, his vision of Nebraska has changed into a threatening landscape of violence and enemy occupation. Now, Teddy will do whatever he must to protect his family from the murderous approach of “Charlie” and an army of the risen, hungry dead. ’68 Hardship is a journey into a psychological realm of hallucination, violence and undead horror. Written by MARK KIDWELL, with monstrous artwork by JEFF ZORNOW and JAY FOTOS, this one-shot is a direct tie-in with the regular ongoing ’68 series, extending the world of Vietnam/Zombie horror to America’s heartland and your own backyard. OFFERED AGAIN HORROR BOOK TP
story RON MARZ art JEREMY HAUN & SUNNY GHO cover A GREG HORN cover B JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $3.99 THE PENULTIMATE ISSUE! This is it! We arrived at the climax of the most universe-shattering event series in Top Cow history! We can’t tell you anything more! The final showdown you’ve been waiting for is here! PLUS: Each issue will also feature an Artifacts: Origin story written by RON MARZ and drawn by a guest superstar artist. ALSO AVAILABLE: • Artifacts #7 – Top Cow Store Exclusive Variant Cover by Paolo Pantalena - $10.00
story VIKTOR KALVACHEV & ANDREW OSBORNE art VIKTOR KALVACHEV, TOBY CYPRESS & NATHAN FOX cover VIKTOR KALVACHEV AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 "THE MONEY SHOT" A private investigator’s surveillance photos miss the big picture when Hollywood starlet Rachel Maddox is forced to gamble for her brother’s life! Let your freak flag fly as hippies, mobsters and garden gnomes collide in part five of this fast, funny, 100% cool new series! Visit www.BlueEstateComic.com for more info.
story JIMMIE ROBINSON art / cover JIMMIE ROBINSON AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / FC / M $3.50 “QUEEN’S WORLD” Forget what you know about Bomb Queen. 100 years in the future, the world has become a utopian paradise. Governments and religion are at peace, but that tranquility is threatened when Bomb Queen is unleashed out of her slumber, however her return won’t come easy when she learns the truth about the new world. A whole new series as shock follows shock for our favorite sovereign. And wait until you see who’s joining the cast! OFFERED AGAIN BOMB QUEEN, VOL. 1 TP BOMB QUEEN, VOL. 2 TP BOMB QUEEN, VOL. 3 TP BOMB QUEEN, VOL. 4 TP BOMB QUEEN, VOL. 5 TP BOMB QUEEN, VOL. 6 TP
story JIM STARLIN art / cover JIM STARLIN AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 "DOORS" Everyone goes shopping, Ray beats a small boy with a stick and an arms shipment doesn't arrive exactly as planned. A very typical day for a 'Breed.
story JOE CASEY art / cover MIKE HUDDLESTON AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 Think we’ve pushed the envelope in this series so far? Well, this issue goes all the way! Learn the hidden secret of Jihad Jones! Discover Butcher Baker’s happy place! And Arnie B. Willard is still in hot pursuit! Do you need to read this comicbook? Absolutely! LET IT ALL HANG OUT WITH YOUR FAVORITE RIGHTEOUS MAKER!
story JOHN LAYMAN art / cover ROB GUILLORY AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 “BASEBALL, HOT DOGS AND APPLE PIE,” Part One Mike Applebee’s good day, Tony Chu’s first day and John Colby’s last day. An issue of beginning and endings, as we head into the fifth story arc of the multi-Eisner award nominated series about cops, crooks, cooks, cannibals, clairvoyants and… meter maids?
story PHIL HESTER art SHELDON MITCHELL cover BANE AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 “OUTER DARKNESS,” Part Six The Darkness declares all out war against its most rebellious bearer, Jackie Estacado! With a small group of loyal allies, Jackie must face down an army of doppelgangers, a scorned woman from his past, and the very source of his own power.
story RON MARZ art & cover BART SEARS AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 Visionary Comics and Pinnacle Entertainment present the third one-shot of the weird Western world of DEADLANDS! A silent bounty hunter rides into a remote town, but the town holds dark secrets that may turn the hunter into the hunted. Superstars RON MARZ and BART SEARS team for a weird Western tale unlike any other!
story PHIL HESTER & JOSHUA HALE FIALKOV art SHELDON MITCHELL, ROMANO MOLENAAR & MATT TIMSON cover MICHAEL BROUSSARD & STEVE FIRCHOW AUGUST 31 144 PAGES / FC / T STANDARD SIZE $16.99 Jackie Estacado, the current bearer of The Darkness, was blackmailed and lied to by a devil calling himself The Sovereign. Now free from The Sovereign's grip, Jackie has assembled a motley crew of criminals with one goal - destroy every last one of The Sovereign's reliquaries! His quest will pit him against a former Russian mob boss turned art collector, a mute mystic, countless of The Sovereign's statues, and even traitors within his midst! Concluding the second year of writer PHIL HESTER’S (Firebreather, Wonder Woman) epic run and featuring art by SHELDON MITCHELL (Pilot Season: Stealth) and ROMANO MOLENAAR (The Darkness II: Confession), and a special stand-alone "Tale of The Darkness" issue set in the Wild West by JOSHUA HALE FIALKOV (Tumor, Echoes) and MATT TIMSON (Impaler, Popgun). Collects THE DARKNESS #85-89. OFFERED AGAIN THE DARKNESS: ACCURSED, VOL. 1 TP THE DARKNESS: ACCURSED, VOL. 2 TP THE DARKNESS: ACCURSED, VOL. 3 TP THE DARKNESS: ACCURSED, VOL. 4 TP
story EL TORRES art ABE HERNANDO & FRAN GAMBOA cover RAUL ALLEN AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $2.99 "THE FLOOD" The hurricane is driving people from Santa Rosa, but FBI Agent Irons is still working on the "Death Ritual" case. In the flooded streets, where dead bodies are walking, expecting something, Irons will learn to his horror the truth beyond the case.
By Brian Haberlin AUGUST 10 Format: PC/Mac CD-ROM $29.99 EACH $99.99 FOR SET EACH CD CONTAINS APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS OF VIDEO TUTORIALS WITH ALL PROJECT FILES NEEDED TO FOLLOW ALONG WITH THE TUTORIALS 1) Advanced Digital Inking Vol. 1 Learn how to digitally ink and take all your black and white artwork to the next level! 160 minutes spanning 13 lessons delve into Photoshop's treasure trove of features that not only enhance comic applications, but make possible countless creative pen and ink opportunities rarely seen before. If you're serious about your black and white artwork, this one is a must. [Some lessons require Photoshop CS5]
By Brian Haberlin AUGUST 10 Format: PC/Mac CD-ROM $29.99 EACH $99.99 FOR SET 3) Beginning Digital Coloring Vol. 1 Watch step by step as Photoshop artist, Brian Haberlin, takes you through the basics of computer coloring. We start with a very basic coloring style then build to a more complex one. Showing how to flat and color with the Gradient tool along the way to learning more complex rendering. Recommended for those that are just starting out coloring or even Photoshop first timers.
By Brian Haberlin AUGUST 10 Format: PC/Mac CD-ROM $29.99 EACH $99.99 FOR SET EACH CD CONTAINS APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS OF VIDEO TUTORIALS WITH ALL PROJECT FILES NEEDED TO FOLLOW ALONG WITH THE TUTORIALS 4) Grunge/Pop Style Vol. 1 Learn how to stylize your art! From the scratchy, vigorous energy of paint splashes to the pop-artsy use of repeating geometric patterns. Watch and learn as world renown Photoshop artist, Brian Haberlin, takes you step-by-step through three separate works each using a variety of techniques that have helped define an entire artistic movement…all in real time.
By Brian Haberlin AUGUST 10 Format: PC/Mac CD-ROM $29.99 EACH $99.99 FOR SET EACH CD CONTAINS APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS OF VIDEO TUTORIALS WITH ALL PROJECT FILES NEEDED TO FOLLOW ALONG WITH THE TUTORIALS 2) Photoshop Tips and Tricks Vol. 1 Learn to create textures, effects, and master the mysterious “Art History Tool”. Watch Brian Haberlin, as he walks you step-by-step from pencil sketch to fully rendered digital work of art. With all tools, palettes and custom brushes (including settings) open for your inspection, the techniques of digital painting are made accessible to everyone... in real time. A must for those interested in concept art and speed painting techniques. EACH CD CONTAINS APPROXIMATELY 2 HOURS OF VIDEO TUTORIALS WITH ALL PROJECT FILES NEEDED TO FOLLOW ALONG WITH THE TUTORIALS
story KEVIN McCARTHY art PAOLO PANTALENA & JORGE FARES cover PAOLO PANTALENA & PAOLO BARBIERI AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / M $3.99 THE GREATEST TOURNAMENT THE WORLD HAS NEVER SEEN BEGINS ANEW! Top Cow Productions and Heroes and Villains Entertainment proudly present a dark and intensely kinetic tale from writer KEVIN McCARTHY (Red Sonja, The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist) and newcomer PAOLO PANTALENA (What If?: House of M, War of Kings: Darkhawk). Jonah Bishop is an NYPD detective assigned to a mysterious murder case that threatens to rip the reality he knows and plunge him into the shadow world of his heritage--the Supernatural. Jonah’s quest will drop him deep in the middle of a conspiracy that threatens to tear apart the very fabric of society.
story RICHARD STARKINGS art / cover BOO COOK AUGUST 17 40 PAGES / FC / M $3.99 “THE DRUM AT THE GATE OF THUNDER” The sequel to WAR TOYS concludes as Yvette tracks down Hip, Ebony and Horn to exact her revenge.
story MARK ANDREW SMITH art / cover ARMAND VILLAVERT AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / E $2.99 The Skull Brothers battle an army of ancient Egyptian monsters while cupid's arrow strikes Mummy Girl and Kid Nefarious! And what secrets do comic books featuring the parents of our supervillains-in-training reveal about Gladstone’s past? After this shocking discovery nothing will ever be the same.
story MARK SABLE art / cover PAUL AZACETA AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 War-torn Afghanistan: The absolute WORST place for the dead to come back to life. In the final issue of the first story arc, the decimated band of Marines and Taliban make their last stand and discover the REAL power behind the undead uprising. 32 pages of story-- NO ADS!
story KURTIS J. WIEBE art & cover RILEY ROSSMO AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / M $3.50 The deadly finale brings all the exposed threads together and Green Wake’s secrets are revealed. Morley must face his own demons to find Babylon, and vile monsters stalk his every step to keep him from his final destination: Home. NOW AN ONGOING SERIES!
story TIM SEELEY art DANIEL LEISTER cover A DANIEL LEISTER & RACHELLE ROSENBERG cover B EMILY STONE AUGUST 10 32 PAGES/ FC / T+ $3.50 “FAME MONSTER,” Part Two It's not easy being a pampered, useless celebrity. Cassie and Vlad must protect an American idol from his insane fans, a bloodthirsty killer, and horrific entities intent on enslaving humanity. Blood, skin and paparazzi rule in "FAME MONSTER".
story TIM SEELEY art DANIEL LEISTER & JETHRO MORALES cover TIM SEELEY AUGUST 10 160 PAGES / FC / T+ $16.99 The hit new ongoing series from Image is collected! In a dark future ruled by the Murder Messiah, street witch Liberty Lochs is on a mission to change the past. Meanwhile, horror heroes Cassie Hack & Vlad must contend with an obsessive serial killer, and a duo of slashers they thought they'd already put down. This epic collection sets the staus quo for Cass & Vlad's new adventures. Collects HACK/SLASH ANNUAL #2 and HACK/SLASH #1-4 OFFERED AGAIN HACK/SLASH OMNIBUS, VOL. 1 TP HACK/SLASH OMNIBUS, VOL. 2 TP HACK/SLASH OMNIBUS, VOL. 3 TP HACK/SLASH, VOL. 8: SUPER SIDEKICK SLEEPOVER SLAUGHTER TP
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover ROB LIEFELD AUGUST 3 48 PAGES / FC / T $5.99 This Deluxe Edition of THE INFINITE #1 is the complete first issue plus mountains of behind-the-scenes sketches and illustrations by ROB LIEFELD and piles of notes and script pages by ROBERT KIRKMAN. Much like your favorite extras-filled DVDs, this version will give you a glimpse behind the curtain to see all the usually unseen work that goes into the creation of a comic book.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / covers ROB LIEFELD 1:25 incentive cover ROB LIEFELD 1:50 incentive cover ROB LIEFELD & TODD McFARLANE Blank sketch variant cover also available. SEE ORDER FORM FOR MORE DETAILS! AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 Freedom fighter Bowen has lost everything in the war against The Infinite. His only hope is to travel back in time to prevent their world domination before it starts! Bowen can’t do this alone, he must turn to the only ally he knows he can trust: HIMSELF. Now a man in his 40s, damaged by the horrors of war, must team up with his younger, reckless and optimistic 20-year-old self in order to SAVE THE WORLD!
story KURTIS J. WIEBE art / cover SCOTT KOWALCHUK AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 “CYBORGS, BABOONS AND BEARS! OH, MY!” The action packed finale that will have you high-fiving and fist-pumping in public places. With the true villain revealed, the Intrepids must face their darkest fears and most powerful enemy. A full-scale epic brawl for the fate of humanity. Enter the cyber-bears!
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CORY WALKER AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 CORY WALKER RETURNS TO INVINCIBLE! In this special two-issue story-arc: Invincible’s mother and father return to the planet Talescria in the aftermath of The Viltrumite War! Omni-Man and Young Omni-Man reunite and fight space crime together! All the while, a new threat is emerging... one that could bring an end to all life on Earth!
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art CORY WALKER & RYAN OTTLEY cover RYAN OTTLEY AUGUST 3 1024 PAGES / FC / T $64.99 Introducing the first nine volumes of the greatest superhero comic in the universe, collected into one massive paperback edition! Collects INVINCIBLE #1-47 OFFERED AGAIN THE WALKING DEAD COMPENDIUM, VOL. 1 TP
story JOHN MAHONEY & FILIP SABLIK art / cover THOMAS NACHLIK AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / BW / M $3.99 “REGICIDE,” Part Four The finale of the hard-hitting supernatural noir series from Minotaur Press is here. Alec King, the suicidal immortal, has been beat down, stabbed, and shot so many times he’s beginning to lose count. But finally, the man responsible for his best friend’s death is in his sights. The question remains-- will Alec be able to make the hard decision for the first time in his miserable life?
story S. STEVEN STRUBLE art SINA GRACE cover CHARLIE ADLARD AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 “JAIL GUITAR DOORS” Drew Blood has been arrested, leaving LDB stranded by the side of the road with no clue where he is or how to get home. All he can think is: What would Snake do? Featuring a cover by CHARLIE ADLARD, award winning artist of THE WALKING DEAD and all around nice guy.
story SONNY LIEW art / cover SONNY LIEW AUGUST 3 128 PAGES / FC / E $16.99 Street urchins Atari and Oliver are out to steal bicycles, watch Giant Robot movies and spend some Large Denominational Bills! MALINKY ROBOT collects five tales by Eisner-nominated artist SONNY LIEW (MY FAITH IN FRANKIE, WONDERLAND, SENSE & SENSIBILITY) featuring stinky fish, philosopher-labourers and summer rain. A recipient of the Xeric Award, the Utopiales SF Festival's Best SF Album award and featured in the acclaimed FLIGHT anthologies, MALINKY ROBOT blends dystopian sci-fi and indie sensibilities into a uniquely charming, off-kilter world. Plus pinups by MIKE ALLRED, ROGER LANDGRIDGE, SKOTTIE YOUNG and more!
script DAVID BAXTER art JAVIER ARANDA, GARRY LEACH & JESSICA KHOLINNE cover TOMM COKER AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 In the midst of blood shed, a Trojan horse stands revealed. This betrayal may change the stakes of this violent game. Drake and the Marksmen face a desperate shootout with the Lone Star Rangers, but was the catalyst a soldier's arrogance, or a well-played move?
story NICK SPENCER art JOE EISMA cover RODIN ESQUEJO AUGUST 10 168 PGS / FC / M $12.99 Collecting the second story arc of the smash series in one volume. Learn (some) of the secrets in the Glories’ lives as we delve into their pasts and see how it affects their present. Each chapter focuses on a different Glory while maintaining the narrative and moving the mystery forward. Collects MORNING GLORIES #7-12 OFFERED AGAIN MORNING GLORIES, VOL. 1 TP EXISTENCE 2.0/3.0 TP
story DANIEL COREY art / cover ANTHONY DIECIDUE AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 “THE DARK CHAMBER,” Part Four "The Dark Chamber" comes to a climax in this installment, which sees Professor Moriarty finally confronting Tartarus in an epic battle that will change his destiny and decide the fate of London and the world.
story NICK SPENCER art RODIN ESQUEJO & JOE EISMA cover RODIN ESQUEJO AUGUST 31 32 PGS / FC / M $2.99 A look back at our first year at the academy, with a sequential recap by MORNING GLORIES cover artist RODIN ESQUEJO! And loaded up with extras like character bios, sketches, designs, script excerpts, and more! OFFERED AGAIN FORGETLESS HC
story JASON RUBIN art / cover TYLER KIRKHAM AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / M $3.99 THIS KILLER JUST SAVED YOUR LIFE… Sam is a nightmare he cannot wake up from. Pursued by the cops and Feds for a series of murders he doesn’t remember committing, Sam is in desperate need of sanctuary. Will a mad, blind priest lead him to salvation? Video game industry titan JASON RUBIN (The Iron Saint, Crash Bandicoot) teams with TYLER KIRKHAM (Green Lantern Corps) to bring a dark, action-packed supernatural thriller that will have you questioning everything you believe.
story BRYAN EDWARD HILL & ROB LEVIN art / cover TONY SHASTEEN & DAVE McCAIG AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / M $3.99 We ARE all lost! It comes down to this. Either Ray gets Madeline on the train out of the city, or we will all be lost… forever. But first, he has to get through Cyrus Kane.
story VIKTOR KALVACHEV, PATRICK BAGGATTA & JIM SINK art / cover VIKTOR KALVACHEV AUGUST 3 104 PAGES / FC / OVERSIZED / M $14.99 NOW AVAILABLE IN SOFTCOVER! Following Eve, a dangerously seductive woman on the edge of her sanity, PHERONE weaves a dark storyline filled with espionage, mystery and suspense. Armed with a killer body and a killer's mind, the femme fatale must hunt down clues to rediscover her own troubled past, bringing violence and danger to anyone who crosses her path. OFFERED AGAIN PHERONE HC BLUE ESTATE #1 (CURRENT PRINTING)
story JEFF CAHN art MARK TEXEIRA, SALVADOR NAVARRO & IFANSYAH NOOR cover MARK TEXEIRA AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 Where does one draw the line in the sand? How do we define the moment when once unwavering trust is called into question? As Matt and Greg battle it out on the Lincoln Memorial, harsh truths are revealed on the Project Red Spike base.
story JONATHAN HICKMAN art / cover NICK PITARRA & RACHELLE ROSENBERG AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / T $3.50 “LEARNING TO FALL” Lost in time -- deep in enemy history -- the Captain of the First Wing must find a way home so that he can begin the space-time program that will one day save his future. Join us for the second jaw-dropping issue of THE RED WING by award winning writer JONATHAN HICKMAN and possibly the best new talent of the year, NICK PITARRA.
story SHANE HOUGHTON art / cover CHRIS HOUGHTON AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / E $2.99 "REED GUNTHER IN TRAINS, REIGNS, AND PAINS!" Reed Gunther and his best bear buddy Sterling are separated when the legendary steel-driving man, John Henry, returns from the dead while the sneaky Mr. Picks escapes to the East Coast with the mysterious monster-creating Idol.
story OWEN WISEMAN art NAM KIM, MATTHEW DALTON & JESSICA KHOLINNE cover JO CHEN AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 There are four ascending levels of suffering in the world and Mayuko is about to learn them all. With Katashi floating unconscious down the river, Mayuko is left to fend for herself against the vile Mistresses Kimori and Yamayuna, as they attempt to break her spirit and make her one of their oiron girls. But just as quickly--as the faintest glimmer of freedom appears—so, too, does it fade away. Innocence must pay the terrible price.
story HAROLD SIPE & CHRISTOPHER SEBELA art LEE LESLIE cover HECTOR CASANOVA AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $2.99 “DEATH OF THE PARTY,” Part Three Monster-Fight-A-Go-Go! The hunt for Invisible Man's killer continues through the bars and booths of FantasyScapeCon. Wolfman Carl and the Midnight Slasher finally face off with knives and claws, while TV’s former interstellar engineer Travis uncovers the truth behind alien menace The Mass.
story ERIK LARSEN art / cover ERIK LARSEN AUGUST 31 48 PAGES / FC / T+ $4.99 SAVAGE DRAGON IS BACK! Or is he? Special 48-page anniversary issue! A certain green-skinned, fin-headed freak finds himself aboard a spaceship headed for parts unknown and has to begin making sense of his new life and the new reality which surrounds him. Meanwhile on Earth, Malcolm Dragon faces his greatest challenge yet: the omnipotent OverLord! And waiting in the wings--an alien invasion! Plus: Vanguard faces… Universo? OFFERED AGAIN SAVAGE DRAGON: BACK IN BLUE TP SAVAGE DRAGON: IDENTITY CRISIS TP SAVAGE DRAGON: DRAGON WAR TP SAVAGE DRAGON: EMPEROR DRAGON TP
story SCOTT SNYDER & SCOTT TUFT art / cover ATTILA FUTAKI AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 “NOTHING WASTED,” Part One 1916. A man haunts the roads; a man with sharp teeth and a hunger for flesh. When 12-year-old Jack Garron runs away from home, he’ll see how quickly the American Dream becomes a nightmare. Be there at the beginning of the series that everyone will be talking about! From Eisner-nominated writer SCOTT SNYDER (American Vampire, Detective Comics), SCOTT TUFT and ATTILA FUTAKI (NYT Best-Selling-Artist: Percy Jackson) comes the most terrifying horror series of 2011--SEVERED. OFFERED AGAIN SHUDDERTOWN HC
story RON MARZ art / cover LEE MODER, MATTHEW WAITE & MICHAEL ATIYEH AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 “THRONE OF BLOOD,” Part Three The key to destroying the vampire plague is almost within Shinku's grasp. But can she keep her new ally, Davis, alive long enough to actually use it? Blood splatters as RON MARZ & LEE MODER’s martial arts and horror mash-up continues!
story JIM ZUB art EDWIN HUANG & MISTY COATS cover SAEJIN OH AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / FC / T $2.99 "FIVE FUNERALS AND A BUCKET OF BLOOD," Part Four This issue has it all: A cover, printed pages, comic panels in sequential order and staples! You heard that right-- staples! Okay, now that we’re past that stuff--does anyone read this info? Do you? Let us know at www.skullkickers.com. PS: We now have more issues than BATTLE CHASERS.
story WILL CARLTON art SZYMON KUDRANSKI & TODD MCFARLANE cover SZYMON KUDRANSKI AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / FC / T+ $2.99 "Q&A," Part Four Spawn’s latest act of mercy has violent, and unforeseen, consequences, as the K7 lashes out at Jim, bringing to light a question key to Jim's future: Does the world's newest Hellspawn control his newfound powers, or do the powers control him? Meanwhile, Twitch attempts to help Detective Rowand understand the dark forces at play in the world.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover JASON HOWARD AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / FC / E $2.99 The Mega-Raptor’s rampage continues! Derek Dynamo and Super Dinosaur face their biggest and mostly fearsome threat, yet--as Max Maximus’ master plan finally unfolds! This is the big one folks, after this issue... nothing will ever be the same!
story, art & cover KODY CHAMBERLAIN AUGUST 24 120 PAGES / FC / M $14.99 A spree killer terrorizes New Orleans days before Hurricane Katrina makes landfall. Detective Curt Delatte just buried his only daughter, he’s in no condition to work. But when the bodies pile up, he masks his grief and joins the hunt through the bowels of the Big Easy. It won’t be long until his city, and his evidence, gets washed away. Collects SWEETS #1-5
story SAM SARKAR art GARRIE GASTONNY color SAKTI YUWONO cover BAGUS HUTOMO JULY 27 32 PAGES / FC / T $3.50 A small team of treasure hunters struggles to excavate a dangerous and legendary treasure pit before a massive storm hits Sable Island, the “Graveyard of the North Atlantic”. Equipped with all the latest technology, the scientists believe they are prepared against all of nature's fury, but nothing can prepare them for what they are about to unleash from The Vault. From the team that brought you CALIBER and the artist of SUPERGOD.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / BW / M $2.99 Every day, it becomes a little bit easier. THE WALKING DEAD WEEKLY #31 story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN AUGUST 3 32 PAGES / BW $2.99
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story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN AUGUST 10 32 PAGES / BW $2.99 Surrounded.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / BW / M $2.99 Revenge.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / BW / M $2.99 The threat level rises.
story ROBERT KIRKMAN art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN AUGUST 24 32 PAGES / BW / M $2.99 Safe for now... but for HOW LONG... and at what cost?
story BRANDON SEIFERT art / cover LUKAS KETNER AUGUST 17 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 It's Dr. Morrow's biggest case yet: "The Patient From The Black Lagoon!" What's the secret of the Deep Ones? How do they fit in with the Relapse, the Extinction Event that's c oming for humankind? And why are Morrow and his medical staff at each other's throats? “Basically, I’m jealous. Bastards!” -- Ben Templesmith
story ENRIQUE CARRION art / cover JOHN UPCHURCH AUGUST 31 32 PAGES / FC / M $2.99 The International Company known as Vescell specializes in what is commonly known as “Vtrans”, the transferring of a person’s mind and spirit from one body into another. Former Icarus City Detective, Mauricio “Moo” Barrino is now Vescell’s best agent, handling the most high profile and dangerous cases. In the seedy world of a high end corporate espionage, where mysticism and guns clash, and money is tainted with sin, Agent Mauricio Barrino fights against the demons of fate while trying to reach the heaven of his destiny. Be prepared for the bar-raising, sci-fi noir epic that is VESCELL.
story MARC GUGGENHEIM & TARA BUTTERS art & cover RYAN BODENHEIM & MARK ENGLERT AUGUST 17 132 PAGES / FC / T COST What happens when the neverending battle for truth and justice…ends? With crime and violence nonexistent, and the human race seemingly neutered of all aggressive tendencies, the superheroes of HALCYON appear to have completed their mission. But one member of the team isn’t pleased with this new development, and will stop at nothing to uncover the catalyst for this global phenomenon. Including never-before-seen extras and behind-the-scenes artwork! Collects HALCYON #1-5