DARK HORSE COMICS NOVEMBER 2016 SOLICITATIONS
Abe Sapien Volume 8: The Desolate Shore TP Mike Mignola (W), Scott Allie (W), Max Fiumara (A/Cover), Sebastián Fiumara (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C) On sale Jan 18 FC, 144 pages $19.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ Abe Sapien’s “Dark and Terrible” story reaches its finale, and the answers Abe uncovers about his own existence reveal some of the biggest secrets of the Hellboy saga. AWOL from the Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense for more than a year, Abe travels to two lost kingdoms before returning to America. There he’ll confront the most nightmarish version of the fate he’s run from all along, as well as the necromancer who sees Abe as a means to control the end of mankind. Collects issues #32–#36.
Aliens: Defiance #7 Brian Wood (W), Tristan Jones (A), Riccardo Bruchielli (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Stephanie Hans (Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing In the aftermath of the intense battle against the Colonial Marines, Zula Hendricks and Davis have gone from being merely AWOL to full-blown traitors. As they drift into a quiet part of space to recover and regroup, new crew member Dr. Hollis discovers something in the medical bay that changes everything. Sometimes evil comes from within. • Artist Stephanie Hans joins the team on covers! • The second arc begins here!
Aliens: Defiance Volume 1 TP Brian Wood (W), Tristan Jones (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Massimo Carnevale (Cover) On sale Jan 25 FC, 160 pages $19.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ Battling demons from her past while fighting for her life, Colonial Marine Private First Class Zula Hendricks, in the company of Weyland-Yutani synthetics, is forced to question her strength and loyalty when the discovery of an insidious alien species on a derelict hauler sends her on a dangerous journey across the stars. Collects issues #1–#6 and the 2016 FCBD story “Extravehicular.” “This is beautifully frightening: a love letter to fans that will make their chests explode in joy.” — SciFiPulse
To the Last Man! Aliens: Life and Death #3 (of 4) Dan Abnett (W), Moritat (A), Rain Beredo (C), and David Palumbo (Cover) On sale Nov 16 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries Having returned to LV-223 to save one of their own, Captain Paget and her Colonial Marines find themselves once again stranded — and facing an army of xenomorphs! “Delivering the right connections to the larger franchise and their mythologies.” — Fandom Post
Avatar: The Last Airbender — North and South Part Two TP Gene Luen Yang (W), Michael Dante DiMartino (W), Bryan Konietzko (W), and Gurihiru (A/Cover) On sale Jan 25 FC, 80 pages $10.99 TP, 6″ x 9″ After attempting to kidnap Katara and Sokka, Southerner Gilak leaves a haunting note for Hakoda: “Soon you will see the truth, Chieftain.” The vow leaves everyone on edge — including Katara, who remains wary of the two tribes’ integration. As Northerner Malina announces a partnership with the company owned by Toph Beifong’s father, her own brother comes forward with a revelation that shocks everyone. Have Katara’s worst fears been confirmed?
Battlefield 1: The Poster Collection TP Various (A) On sale Nov 16 FC, 42 pages $24.99 TP, 12″ x 16″ DICE’s Battlefield 1 features high-stakes combat across the stunning theaters of World War I! Now, Dark Horse is proud to offer this selection of twenty premium-quality removable posters featuring amazing and exciting art from the game’s creators. Whether you’re a raw recruit or a hardened veteran, this beautiful collection of prints is not to be missed! • Battlefield 1 is one of the most anticipated games of 2016! • The Battlefield series has surpassed 60 million units in sales!
“A cosmic, reality-bending battle.” — The Hollywood Reporter Black Hammer #5 Jeff Lemire (W/Variant cover), Dean Ormston (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C) On sale Nov 16 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing Of the exiled heroes, only Colonel Weird can leave the mysterious farm where they’ve spent the last ten years. But the confusion of the Para-Zone may hamper their escape more than it helps! • Comics history variant cover by Jeff Lemire! Collect them all!
“Bounty is totally fresh and fun.” — Fiona Staples (Saga) Bounty #5 Kurtis Wiebe (W), Mindy Lee (A/Cover), and Leonardo Olea (C) On sale Nov 2 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing Romance. Crime. Vodka. Motorcycles. This one has it all! Surrounded by enemies, Nina and Georgie are running out of options. But these bounty-hunting sisters have never surrendered before, and they’re not about to start now. Their sworn enemy has a lot of trouble on his hands — karma always gets you in the end.
B.P.R.D. Hell on Earth #147 Mike Mignola (W), John Arcudi (W), Laurence Campbell (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Duncan Fegredo (Cover) On sale Nov 16 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing Liz Sherman blew up the center of the earth to stop the spread of the frog men with which the Black Flame planned to overrun the world. Although she killed that Black Flame, the devastation Liz wrought brought about a new Black Flame and a more terrifying worldwide wave of monsters. Facing an uncertain future, the BPRD count up their casualties as Hell on Earth comes to a close.
In development with A24 Productions for AMC! Briggs Land #4 Brian Wood (W), Mack Chater (A), Lee Loughridge (C), and Tula Lotay (Cover) On sale Nov 16 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing Caleb Briggs, Grace’s eldest son and a member of the white power movement, attempts to intimidate a local business owner into selling. When that fails, he calls in the troops. Meanwhile, Grace continues to work to isolate her husband from the family business and the big fracking concern interested in Briggs Land. • New story arc!
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 11 #1 Christos Gage (W), Rebekah Isaacs (A/Variant cover), Dan Jackson (C), Steve Morris (Cover), and Karl Moline (30th anniversary variant cover) On sale Nov 23 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing Life is good for Buffy and the Scoobies with everyone finally finding a happy and calm place in their lives. But when a supernatural disaster wreaks havoc on their very existence, and the entire city of San Francisco, they are forced back into fighting form. • Rebekah Isaacs and Christos Gage return for Season 11! • Catch “deleted scenes” on the variant covers from Rebekah Isaacs and Christos Gage! • Special 30th anniversary variant by Fray artist Karl Moline!
“Chimichanga is full of that youthful vigor that makes The Goon such a delight.” — Broken Frontier Chimichanga: The Sorrow of the World’s Worst Face! #2 (of 4) Eric Powell (W) and Stephanie Buscema (A/Cover) On sale Nov 9 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries A mysterious rival circus has arrived, and Lula, the adorable bearded girl, is here to defend her turf! But the heebie-jeebies are rampant in the ghostly circus, and the Hall of Mirrors may be the scariest part yet! Come one, come all to the Circus of the Lost! • Featuring art by Stephanie Buscema!
Conan the Slayer #5 Cullen Bunn (W), Sergio Dávila (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Admira Wijaya (Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing The barbarian, the new chief, and the Kozaki raiders pursue the murderer to his hideout, Gorey Castle. When they are met by a horde of undead, Taraslan takes matters into his own hands… but is he in over his head? Superstar writer Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, Uncanny X-Men) and artist Sergio Dávila (Red Sonja, Swords of Sorrow) team up to bring a new chapter of Conan’s story to life! “Bunn’s writing style is just about as perfect as it gets.” — ComicWow!
Conan Volume 20: A Witch Shall Be Born TP Fred Van Lente (W), Brian Ching (A), José Luis (P), Andy Owens (I), and Michael Atiyeh (C) On sale Jan 11 FC, 152 pages $19.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ Writer Fred Van Lente’s incredible run on Conan reaches its epic conclusion! This spellbinding volume features an evil witch bent on vengeance against her twin sister, as well as what is perhaps the most famous event in the Conan mythos — Conan’s crucifixion! Collects issues #20–#25 of Conan the Avenger.
Cryptocracy #6 Van Jensen (W) and Pete Woods (A/Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing The Mars Family base is under attack, besieged by Hum and his army of deadly cryptids. To save his people in this epic battle, Grahame must step forward as a leader, putting everything he cares about on the line to salvage the broken remains of the Cryptocracy. • A blend of The X-Files and Marvel’s A.I.M. “Cryptocracy sets up a grand stage that will play out for years, and creates enough questions that it leaves the reader enthralled after the last panel.” — Capeless Crusader
Eisner and Harvey Award winner! Dark Horse Presents #28 Paul Levitz (W), Emma T. Capps (W/A), Kaare Andrews (W), Jeremy Andrew Clark (W), Jimmy Palmiotti (W), Justin Gray (W), Keith Goldberg (W), John Nadeau (W/A), Dan Jolley (W), Tim Hamilton (A), Troy Nixey (A), Enzo Pertile (A), Aaron Campbell (A), and Jeff Dekal (Cover) On sale Nov 16 FC, 48 pages $7.99 Ongoing In James Andrew Clark and Enzo Pertile’s Winter’s Apprentice, an aging exorcist brings his burgeoning granddaughter along for her first mission — with surprising results. Plus, this month’s issue also features a new Chapel Chronicles story: “The Hats of London”! Chapel travels to London for a millinery course, but must look in unexpected places to find the inspiration for her designs — or else she’ll fail! Rounding out this issue are new chapters of Paul Levitz and Tim Hamilton’s Brooklyn Blood; Kaare Andrews and Troy Nixey’s Black Sinister; Rubber Guns by Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Keith Goldberg, and Aaron Campbell; and Murder Society by John Nadeau and Dan Jolley!
Dept. H #8 Matt Kindt (W/A/Cover) and Sharlene Kindt (C) On sale Nov 23 FC, 28 pages $3.99 Ongoing Trapped in a flooding undersea base, Mia and the crew stumble upon a scientific discovery as their time is running out. They begin to fight among themselves about what to do with this valuable information, until one Dept. H crew member decides to take matters into his own hands. “This comic does a great job of mixing hard science fiction with mystery and survival fiction, and it keeps you on your toes.” — The Fandom Post
Dept. H Volume 1: Pressure HC Matt Kindt (W/A/Cover) and Sharlene Kindt (C) On sale Jan 18 FC, 184 pages $19.99 HC, 7″ x 10″ From New York Times best-selling MIND MGMT creator Matt Kindt comes an exciting new undersea sci-fi mystery. Mia is a special investigator hired to uncover possible sabotage taking place at a deep-sea research station. What she uncovers is a mind-blowing crime scene filled with suspects with terrible secrets, strange deep-sea creatures, and an impending flood! Collects issues #1–#6 of the series. “The mixture of black and white art and color is brilliant.” — Graphic Policy
ElfQuest: The Final Quest #17 Wendy Pini (W/A/Cover) and Richard Pini (W) On sale Nov 23 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing The word goes out: the human invaders must not reach the Father Tree, sacred home of the Good Spirits. Yet the elves’ most potent weapon, the Palace of the High Ones, which could turn the tide in the blink of an eye, will not — cannot — be used, even in self-defense. And just as he is needed most to unite and lead his people, Cutter, chief of the Wolfriders, suddenly sets off on a new quest — to seek the one being on the World of Two Moons who can right an ancient wrong. • A New York Times best-selling series! • Brand-new ElfQuest adventures! Eltingville Club Lunch Box On sale Nov 23 8″ x 7″ x 3 3/4″ $14.99 Although most comic fans hate to admit it, there’s a little bit of Eltingville in all of us. Creator Evan Dorkin has described the characters as “four older teenagers who are fans, and they’re possibly some of the worst fans who have ever lived.” Now they can duke it out into immortality for ownership of their ultimate collectible — a genuine litho-printed tin lunchbox.
Can science solve murder by magic? Ether #1 (of 5) Matt Kindt (W), David Rubín (A/Cover), and Jeff Lemire (Variant cover) On sale Nov 16 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries A science-minded adventurer gets mixed up in the mysteries of a fantasy world in this charming new adventure from an award-winning creative team. Boone Dias is an interdimensional explorer, a scientist from Earth who has stumbled into great responsibility. He’s got an explanation for everything, so of course the Ether’s magical residents turn to him to solve their toughest crimes. But maybe keeping the real and the abstract separate is too big a job for just one man. • From New York Times best-selling author Matt Kindt (MIND MGMT, Past Aways, Super Spy, Dept. H). • Stunning artwork from David Rubín! • Variant cover by Jeff Lemire! “Kindt has developed into one of the most exciting and original talents in the business.” — The LA Times
Forbidden Brides of the Faceless Slaves in the Secret House of the Night of Dread Desire HC Neil Gaiman (W), Shane Oakley (A/C/Cover), and Nick Filardi (C) On sale Jan 25 FC, 48 pages $17.99 HC, 7″ x 10″ A celebrated send-up of gothic literature, beautifully adapted into a dark, brooding, and oddly comical graphic novel. Somewhere in the night, a raven caws, an author’s pen scratches, and thunder claps. The author wants to write nonfiction: stories about frail women in white nightgowns, mysterious bumps in the night, and the undead rising to collect old debts. But he keeps getting interrupted by the everyday annoyances of talking ravens, duels to the death, and his sinister butler. • Shane Oakley beautifully illustrates New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman’s satirical tale. “It’s about what fantasy is, and why we write it, and what it would mean to write fantasy if you lived in a Gothic universe.” — Neil Gaiman
Frazetta “Warriors & Women” Boxed Pint Glass Sets On sale Nov 23 Death Dealer and Egyptian Queen 2 glasses in full color, 6″ x 7″ x 3.5″ $19.99 Silver Warrior and The Huntress 2 glasses in full color, 6″ x 7″ x 3.5″ $19.99 Dark Horse continues its Frazetta merchandise program with the most acclaimed fantasy painter’s best work, now on high-quality 16 oz. glassware. Glasses are California Prop. 65 compliant and NOT dishwasher or microwave safe.
Frazetta’s Death Dealer Lunchbox On sale Nov 23 8″ x 7″ x 3 3/4″ $14.99 You never had a lunchbox like this to take to school and probably would have been thrown out if you did. Frazetta’s savage art pops from the high-quality, heavy-gauge, litho-printed tin lunchbox. Embossed Frazetta logo.
Harrow County #18 Cullen Bunn (W), Carla Speed McNeil (A), Jenn Manley Lee (C), and Tyler Crook (Cover) On sale Nov 23 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing Emmy has just learned about the mysterious group of powerful beings that call themselves her family. But they’ve been around since before Harrow County ever existed. Through the eyes of a haint, masterfully illustrated by guest artists Carla Speed McNeil and Jenn Manley Lee, this issue explains the Abandoned’s past and reveals his connection with the family, including the enigmatic Amaryllis. • Featuring special backup stories exclusive to the single issues! • The second in a two-part story about the Abandoned. “This is illustrated horror at its best. The world of Harrow County is dark, dense and deserves its status as a modern horror classic.” — Big Comic Page
Harrow County Volume 4: Family Tree TP Cullen Bunn (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover) On sale Jan 25 FC, 136 pages $14.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ Emmy believes she is one of a kind, that there is no one else in the world quite like her. As strangers arrive in Harrow County, though, she discovers just how wrong she is. Are these beings — each possessing strange and ghastly supernatural abilities — her family? Collects Harrow County #13–#16. • Harrow County is under development to become a SyFy show!
Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: 1954 — The Unreasoning Beast Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Patric Reynolds (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Mike Huddleston (Cover) On sale Nov 23 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries An unusual ghost hunt leads Hellboy to a spectral monkey with a message for a grieving family. • Joe Golem artist Patric Reynolds draws Hellboy! “If you’re bringing one monster home this Halloween, make it Hellboy.” — Following the Nerd Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. Lunch Box On sale Nov 23 8″ x 7″ x 3 3/4″ $14.99 The Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense is central to Mike Mignola’s decades-long saga of Hellboy and his varied associates. Regardless of their individual diets, everyone from Abe Sapien to Johann Kraus packs their lunch in an official BPRD litho-printed tin collectible.
House of Penance TP Peter J. Tomasi (W), Ian Bertram (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C) On sale Jan 11 FC, 176 pages $19.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ A horrific take on the true story of the Winchester haunted house and one woman’s mission to wash away the blood curse of the Winchester rifle from claiming her own life and soul. This is a tale of guilt, ghosts, and guns… of how fortune brings misfortune as a grim and determined woman oversees the construction of a house twenty-four hours a day for twenty years, with the simple motto of keep busy building or get busy dying. Collects the six-issue miniseries. “Highly expressionistic and dripping with atmosphere, House of Penance will haunt you long after you close the issue.” — The Fandom Post
“Magic, romance and heroism.” — USA Today Kingsway West #4 (of 4) Greg Pak (W), Mirko Colak (A/Cover), and Wil Quintana (C) On sale Nov 23 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries In an Old West overrun with magic, the outlaw Kingsway Law, the swordswoman Ah Toy, and the winged scout Strode plunge into their final battle, defending a group of Chinese miners against the Engineer of New York. But what happens when Kingsway must choose between the community that needs him and the lost wife he so desperately wishes to find?
“A tightly-knit melodrama rife with the blackest of humor, sharply tuned dialogue, and an appropriately gripping cliffhanger.” — Doom Rocket Lady Killer 2 #4 (of 5) Joëlle Jones (W/A/Cover) and Michelle Madsen (C) On sale Nov 2 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries Josie’s new partnership begins to sour when an over-the-top gift brings trouble for Gene. • The return of the best-selling original series from Joëlle Jones!
Mae Volume 1 TP Gene Ha (W/A/Cover), Rose McClain (C), Paulina Ganucheau (A), and Wesley Hartman (C) On sale Jan 25 FC, 136 pages $17.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ When she was just a girl, Abbie discovered a portal to a fantasy world and has since had great adventures there: defeating horrible monsters, power-mad scientists, and evil nobles. But when she turned twenty-one it all came apart and she decided to return home. Her sister, Mae, had no idea what happened to Abbie all this time, and Abbie’s tales are too hard to believe — that is, until the monsters and other terrible creatures start to cross over to our world… Collects issues #1–#5. • Gene Ha’s first creator-owned work since Alan Moore’s Top 10! • An all-ages fantasy adventure! “Smooth and satisfying, Ha’s solo effort is something for all fans of subverted fantasy.” — Multiversity Comics
Milk & Cheese Boxed Pint Glass Set On sale Nov 23 2 glasses in full color, 6″ x 7″ x 3.5″ $19.99 Milk and Cheese, comic book characters created by Evan Dorkin, are nothing but trouble! Their comics follow an anthropomorphic, misanthropic carton of milk and wedge of cheese. The “dairy products gone bad” tend to drink copious quantities of gin and become embroiled in gratuitously violent situations. Glasses are California Prop. 65 compliant and NOT dishwasher or microwave safe.
Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Shinji Ikari Raising Project Volume 17 TP Osamu Takahashi (W/A/Cover) On sale Jan 4 b&w, 168 pages $9.99 TP, 5 1/8″ x 7 1/4″ If Rei and Asuka fear they’re never going to get anywhere with Shinji… why not cut out the middleman? Cast as star-crossed lovers in the school play, the two girls are going to share a kiss onstage in front of the entire school, but is it really just an act? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet!
Plants vs. Zombies Volume 6: Boom Boom Mushroom HC Paul Tobin (W), Jacob Chabot (A/Cover), Cat Farris (A), Matthew J. Rainwater (A/C), Rachel Downing (A), Chris Sheridan (A), and Jeremy Vanhoozer (A) On sale Jan 25 FC, 80 pages $9.99 HC, 6″ x 9″ Crazy Dave’s brainy niece Patrice, neighborhood daredevil Nathan Timely, and a batch of bold plants discover “Zomboss’s Secret Plan for Raising a Zombie Army Underground and Then Swallowing the Entire City of Neighborville Whole!” A rare Boom Boom Mushroom must be found in order to save the humans aboveground! This collection includes the main “Boom Boom Mushroom” story arc, along with all bonus stories from Plants vs. Zombies comics #10–#12! “The comedy jumps from each and every page, and the preposterous nature of the whole thing is just golden.” — Dread Central
Engineering terror! Prometheus: Life and Death TP Dan Abnett (W), Andrea Mutti (A), Rain Beredo (C), and David Palumbo (Cover) On sale Jan 11 FC, 96 pages $14.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ Colonial Marines commandeer an alien spacecraft. But instead of returning to Earth, they end up on LV-223 (from the Prometheus film)! This is the second chapter in the Life and Death story cycle — the follow-up to 2015’s epic Fire and Stone crossover event. Before this tale is complete, the story lines of Predator, Prometheus, Aliens, and Aliens vs. Predator will all converge! Collects issues #1–#4. “Artist Andrea Mutti is clearly influenced by H. R. Giger’s artwork in the original Alien films. Each page manages to balance an action packed story, and superb artwork.” — Graphic Policy
Resident Alien: The Man with No Name #3 (of 4) Peter Hogan (W) and Steve Parkhouse (A/Cover) On sale Nov 9 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries Your resident doctor-detective is an alien! Dr. Harry tries to find a dead man’s daughter and expose a possible drug ring, while federal agents close in on him and Nurse Asta. More about Harry’s fiery crash landing and his first day on Earth is revealed! Peter Hogan (Tom Strong) and Steve Parkhouse (Doctor Who) continue their celebrated science-fiction/murder-mystery series!
RG Veda Book Two TP CLAMP (W/A/Cover) On sale Jan 11 b&w, 656 pages $24.99 TP, 5 3/4″ x 8 1/4″ RG Veda (pronounced Rig Veda) is based on the classic Indian saga of the same name. Ashura has now placed his trust in Kujaku, known for many lies, to tell the truth and lead them to the fabled Ice Castle in search of Yasha, magicked away in a cloud of butterflies! But there are many strange fortresses in the realms of the gods, and the Sky Castle also is a place of darkness, shrouded in sorrow by the grief of Lady Karura for her sister. And even a sanctuary in the clouds is no safe refuge to one hoping for revenge on the usurper of the heavens, Taishakuten…
Rise of the Black Flame #3 (of 5) Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Christopher Mitten (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Laurence Campbell (Cover) On sale Nov 2 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries In an ancient temple lost deep in the jungle, the heroes find proof of the rumored human sacrifices and answers about the Cult of the Black Flame.
Serenity: No Power in the ‘Verse #2 (of 6) Chris Roberson (W), Georges Jeanty (P/Variant cover), Karl Story (I), Wes Dzioba (C), and Dan Dos Santos (Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries If the Alliance’s operative reaches the Outer Rim before Mal and the Serenity’s crew can rescue their captive friend, there simply won’t be a rescue. An uneasy partnership is struck, preparations are underway, and there is no room for any unknowns… • iZombie creator Chris Roberson writes the continuing adventures of Mal and crew.
The Shadow Glass TP Aly Fell (W/A/Cover) On sale Jan 4 FC, 200 pages $19.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ A young student to England’s greatest occultist learns her real father is in league with the devil. When Rose finds out that the man who raised her isn’t her father, she ignores his warnings about the terrible secrets of her own past and seeks answers from childhood teacher Dr. John Dee, the queen’s occult adviser. Collects The Shadow Glass #1–#6. “A character-driven story with hints of mystery and a dark ritual for a backdrop. The characterization is excellent, the dialogue is solid, and the artwork is gorgeous to look at.” — Bounding Into Comics
“Kate Leth is one of comics’ funniest and most poignant voices.” — PopOptiq Spell on Wheels #2 (of 5) Kate Leth (W), Megan Levens (A), Marissa Louise (C), and Paulina Ganucheau (Cover) On sale Nov 16 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries The witches’ first stop on their supernatural road trip turns into an overnight stay! Their host is up to something, and he might want more than just their magic orb! • Supernatural meets Buffy and The Craft!
Read the comic! Watch the series! The Strain: Mister Quinlan — Vampire Hunter #3 (of 5) David Lapham (W), Edgar Salazar (P), Keith Champagne (I), Dan Jackson (C), and Juan Ferreyra (Cover) On sale Nov 9 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries While leading heat-stricken and water-deprived Roman soldiers through the scorching desert to fight back against the Berber hordes, Quinlan uncovers a grave scheme that has the potential to obliterate his troops entirely. • The origin of Mr. Quinlan from The Strain — by Pan’s Labyrinth and Pacific Rim director Guillermo del Toro and writer David Lapham — begins here!
Tarzan on the Planet of the Apes #3 (of 5) Tim Seeley (W), David Walker (W), Fernando Dagnino (A), Sandra Molina (C), and Duncan Fegredo (Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries An attack on Ape City has ties to a mysterious event from Tarzan and Caesar’s childhood, and the connection reveals a battle much greater than the brothers could have imagined, not to mention new villains and heroes. • From the writers of Revival and Power Man and Iron Fist! • Copublished with BOOM! Studios.
Tomb Raider #10 Mariko Tamaki (W), Phillip Sevy (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Tula Lotay (Cover) On sale Nov 23 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Ongoing As the destructive Priestess of the Sun Himiko consumes Sam Nishimura’s mind, Lara Croft desperately searches for a way to save her friend. From a university library to an underground séance, Lara will go anywhere to find answers. But with Trinity on her tail and Sam getting more lost every minute, Lara is running out of time to find the answers. • Continuing where the Rise of the Tomb Raider game left off! • By Eisner Award–winning author Mariko Tamaki.
Usagi Yojimbo #159 Stan Sakai (W/A/Cover) On sale Nov 23 FC, 24 pages $3.99 Ongoing During his travels, the rabbit ronin comes across a little girl cowering behind a tree. At first thinking she is alone, Usagi swiftly takes her under his protection after finding her father lying dead nearby. Unbeknownst to him, there are killers after her that will stop at nothing to obtain the information her father bestowed upon her prior to his death. • New self-contained issue! “Beautiful and exciting in every possible way. Highest possible recommendation.” — SciFiPulse The Witcher On sale Feb 22 The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt — Geralt Playing Gwent Bust 8.5″ high on its base., includes a numbered certificate of authenticity $129.99 In collaboration with CD Projekt Red, Dark Horse presents this limited-edition polystone bust. As fans of The Witcher already know, Gwent is a unique card game where bluffing and deception are as important as the armies one brings to the table. This bust gave Dark Horse an opportunity to capture Geralt’s expression and add to his characterization. On sale Nov 23
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt — Wolf Wall Sculpture 8″ wide x 7″ high $49.99 The Witcher’s medallion is a silver symbol of the witcher profession; each one is shaped to represent the school a witcher comes from. It is sensitive to magic, vibrating and tugging on its chain when spells are cast or magical beings are present. Packaged in polyfoam in a full-color box, this wall sculpture comes with a slot on the back for easy wall hanging.
Witchfinder: City of the Dead #4 (of 5) Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Ben Stenbeck (A), Michelle Madsen (C), and Julián Totino Tedesco (Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries When an old enemy emerges as the ringleader of the risen dead, Sir Edward Grey appeals to a higher power of his own to fight back.
World of Tanks #4 (of 5) Garth Ennis (W), Carlos Ezquerra (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Isaac Hannaford (Cover) On sale Nov 30 FC, 32 pages $3.99 Miniseries In this exciting penultimate issue, Linnet’s crew faces their toughest battle yet! Meanwhile, Kraft’s confidence breaks down as he questions the goals of his fellow officers. Garth Ennis (Preacher, Hellblazer) and Carlos Ezquerra (Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog) team up to create a tense war story inspired by the massively popular (over 110 million players!) online game World of Tanks.
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