THE SHADOW/BATMAN #1

The thematic sequel to DC’s smash-hit mini-series, Batman/Shadow!


Steve Orlando (W), Giovanni Timpano (A)
Full Color, $3.99
, Teen +

The World’s Greatest Mystery. The World’s Greatest Detective. They can barely stand each other, so how will they possibly deal with the World’s Greatest Evil? What legacy can two of the world’s most enduring icons of justice leave once they discover an ancient evil has been living inside the world they protect for centuries, attached to its heart. Can Batman and the Shadow save the world without killing it in the process?

  • Writer Steve Orlando (Batman/The Shadow, Justice League of America) and artist by Giovanni Timpano (The Shadow, Transformers) unite to tell an instantly classic tale of noir, mortality and generational heroes and villains.

HACK/SLASH VS. VAMPIRELLA #1

Horror heroines unite to take on the Queen of Hearts
in this epic crossover!


Shawn Aldridge (W), Rapha Lobosco (A)
Full Color, $3.99
, Teen +

The Vegas strip heats up as Cassie Hack and her companion Vlad are on the trail of a deadly slasher and meet the lovely, yet lethal Vampirella. The team-up event you’ve been waiting for is a high stakes game of chance when they have to take on The Queen of Hearts!

  • From writer Shawn Aldridge, with art by Rapha Lobosco.
  • “Vampirella is the original horror exploitation heroine, and it’s been a goal of mine since I started Hack/Slash back in 2004 to have her team up with Cassie and Vlad! Dynamite has recruited some awesome talent to handle this ‘never before seen’ tale, which will tie back to the new Hack/Slash series from Image.” – Hack/Slash creator Tim Seely.  

AGENT 47: BIRTH OF THE HITMAN #1

The origin story of Agent 47, based on the massively popular HITMAN video game franchise!


Chris Sebela (W), Jonathan Lau (A)
Full Color, $3.99
, Teen +

47 and his handler, Diana Burnwood, are a team responsible for some of the most ruthless, efficient and untraceable assassinations across the globe. But before they were operatives of the shadowy International Contracts Association, 47 and Burnwood were on their own separate paths in life – streets lined with blood, bullets and revenge. As 14-year-old Diana begins a mission to track down the people who killed her parents, the one responsible, 47, is struggling to free himself and his brother, 6, from the mysterious Institute which has bred them as killers since they were kids. With a story that stretches from the heartland of America to the Berlin Wall, Lone Wolves will trace the birth of the legendary Hitman and the secret past of the woman behind him who pulls the string and knows just how hard taking a life truly is.

  • From writer Chris Sebela (Kiss/Vampirella, Iron Man), with art by Jonathan Lau.


MORE OF OUR DYNAMITE CONTINUING SERIES FOR OCTOBER:  

JOHN WICK #2

The smash-hit movie franchise starring Keanu Reeves comes to comics!

Greg Pak (W), Giovanni Valleta (A)
Full Color, $3.99
, Teen +

John Wick’s origin story continues! In the underworld of El Paso, Texas, a familiar face introduces an ex-con named John Wick to the local branch of the mysterious Continental Hotel, a neutral zone where professional killers spend their down time. But can John adhere to the rules of the Continental? Or will his search for vengeance destroy his chances for a peaceful life? Also… does John Wick actually have…a cat?

  • From writer Greg Pak (Planet Hulk), with art by Giovanni Valetta.

SHEENA #2

The Queen of the Jungle swings back into action in the smash-hit new series!

Marguerite Bennett, Christina Trujilo (W), Moritat (A)
Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99, Teen +

With 24 hours to find a missing man and save her village from extermination, Sheena must trespass deeper into the forest than she has ever gone before!

  • From GLAAD-nominated, NYT best-selling writer Marguerite Bennett (DC Bombshells), and Christina Trujilo, with art by Moritat.

ASH VS. THE ARMY OF DARKNESS #4

Ash returns – boomstick in one hand, chainsaw on the other!

Chad Bowers, Chris Sims (W), Mauro Vargas (A)
Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99, Teen +

How well can things actually be going when the good guys have modeled their team after the teachings of Ash Williams and the bad guys are a bunch of deadites trying to keep you from graduating…and breathing? Yikes.
  • From writers Chad Bowers and Chris Sims (X-Men ’92), with art by Mauro Vargas.

SWORDQUEST #5

Based on the hit Atari video game!

Chad Bowers, Chris Sims (W), Ghostwriter X (A)
Full Color, 176 pages, $19.99
, Teen +

Peter Case’s quest to steal the Sword of Ultimate Sorcery hit a few bumps along the way, like having to fight an evil wizard from another world, but he and his friends are seeing it through to the epic (as defined by the dictionary) conclusion of SwordQuest: Realworld!

  • Writers Chad Bowers & Chris Sims (X-Men ’92, Down Set Fight) team-up with artist Ghostwriter X (Batman ’66, Down Set Fight) to bring you the ultimate heist!
  • “I CAN’T believe an Atari tie-in comic is this well-written, funny, touching & smart. Thank you Dynamite Comics!”- Patton Oswalt


DYNAMITE’S OCTOBER CONCLUDING SERIES:  

JUSTICE INC.: THE AVENGER – FACES OF JUSTICE #4

Will JUSTICE be served in this dramatic final issue?

Klye Higgins, Joe Gentile (W), Alexandre Shibao (A)
Full Color, $3.99, Teen +

The thrilling series conclusion! The secrets of the Avenger’s past are at last revealed – as is the conspiracy against his good name. And since villains from Benson’s past have come calling – Justice Inc. is ready to give them a strong right cross as an answer!

  • From writers Kyle Higgins (Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) and Joe Gentile, with art by Alexandre Shibao.

GRUMPY CAT/GARFIELD #3

Who will win this puuuurrfect battle for the ages?

Mark Evanier (W), Steve Uy (A)
Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99, Teen +

Grumpy Cat is no longer Grumpy! Garfield is going on a diet and turning down lasagna! What has happened to the two most cynical cats in all of comicdom and can anything restore them to their former grumpiness and gluttony? We’ll find out in the third and final issue of this epic mini-series.

  • From writer Mark Evanier (Garfield and Friends), with art by Steve Uy. .
  • Don’t forget to ask your retailer how to get a limited-edition signed by Garfield creator, Jim Davis!

 

JIM BUTCHER’S THE DRESDEN FILES: DOG MEN #5

An original story set in the continuity of the Dresden Files novels!

Jim Butcher, Mark Powers (W), Diego Galindo (A)
Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99, Teen +

Harry has uncovered the party responsible for the Martineaux family massacre. But unfortunately for Harry, there’s more than one killer. In fact, the number is closer to fifty-an entire clan of flesh-devouring ghouls! And to survive, Harry may have to acquiesce to an alliance with a group he trusts even less than supernatural creatures…

  • From writer Jim Butcher and Mark Powers, with art by Diego Galindo!

 

MIGHTY MOUSE #5

Celebrating the Mouse of Tomorrow’s 75th Anniversary!

Bill Willingham (W), Cezar Razek (A)
Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99, Teen +

It was bad enough when Mighty Mouse got trapped in the real world. But now, Mouseville faces an alien invasion! And the aliens are invading our world too! How can Mighty Mouse and his human friend Joey possibly defend two worlds and save the day?

  • From writer Sholly Fisch, with art by Igor Lima!

KISS/VAMPIRELLA #5

All hell breaks loose in this final issue as the world’s greatest rock ‘n’ roll band
and horror comics’ most iconic heroine collide!


Chris Sebela (W), Annapaola Martello (A)

Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99
, Teen +

The demons bent on destroying rock ‘n’ roll via a wave of soft rock laced with murderous messages have declared all-out war on the world. With a huge show scheduled at the Hollywood Bowl and a massive crowd of willing victims, KISS and Vampirella will storm the stage in a jam of violence and rock so loud that Los Angeles will never be the same.

  • From writer Chris Sebela (Iron Man), with art by Annapaola Martello.
  • “I have been in love with VAMPIRELLA (who hasn’t?), ever since Forest Ackerman created her. I knew Forry, and he spoke fondly of Vampi, almost as if she were real. For a wide-eyed kid who grew up voraciously devouring the pages of Warren Publications, it’s a personal thrill to witness this momentous event in our four-decades-old, proud comic book history. I can’t wait to see/read KISS/Vampirella!” – GENE SIMMONS

PIERCE BROWN’S RED RISING: SONS OF ARES #6

The final issue of the hit-series, based on the New York Times best-selling Young Adult novels!

Pierce Brown, Rik Hoskin (W), Eli Powell (A)
Full Color, 32 pages, $3.99, Teen +

Fitchner’s dramatic rescue attempt and the birth of the Sons of Ares reach their dramatic conclusions, but they are just the seeds of a revolution that will change the Galaxy forever and lead to the events of Pierce Brown’s epic Red Rising saga!

  • From New York Times best-selling writer Pierce Brown, with art by Eli Powell (Infinite Loop).
  • “It’s a dream come true to bring the world of Red Rising to comic books. Sons of Ares is a story made for new and veteran readers alike.” – Pierce Brown


DYNAMITE’S OCTOBER GRAPHIC NOVELS:  

JAMES BOND: BLACK BOX HC

Collects issues 1 -6, plus bonus material!


Benjamin Percy (W), Rapha Lobosco (A)
Full Color, $24.99
, Teen +

In the snowbound French Alps, James Bond finds himself in the crosshairs of an assassin who targets other assassins. This is the first puzzle piece in a larger adrenaline-fueled mystery that will send Bond across the globe to infiltrate the underworld, risk everything in high-stakes casino gambling, evade deadly pursuers, and root out a digital breach threatening global security.

  • From writer Benjamin Percy, with art by Rapha Lobosco.
  • Exotic locales, nifty gadgets, colorful villains, dangerous seductions, and wildly orchestrated action set-pieces! This is 100% authentic Bond….James Bond.

Z NATION: SEA OF DEATH TP

Collects issues 1 – 6 of the prequel to the Syfy hit zombie television show
created by Karl Schaefer and Craig Engler!


Craig Engler, Fred Van Lente (W), Edu Menna (A)
Full Color, $19.99
, Teen +

A year after the zombie virus outbreak, a devastating drought and famine set in, killing most of the human survivors. As the remnants of humanity cling to existence, Charles Garnett sends a new team on a desperate quest: Retrieve a possibly untouched cache of the food substitute Soylent Z from Galveston, Texas. But when mission leader Israel Johnson and his small team arrive in Galveston, they’ll face a threat unlike anything ever seen before in the zombie genre!

  • Featuring Z Nation’s signature blend of horror, humor, and heart, “Sea of Death” is a wild ride through the zombie apocalypse, as envisioned by series co-creator Craig Engler, comic book writer Fred Van Lente (Marvel Zombies, G.I. Joe), and artist Edu Menna (Red Sonja).
  • “Expect the unexpected and cling to no one as this world knows how to chew you up and spit you back out.” – Geeked Out Nation

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THE SHADOW/BATMAN #1 The thematic sequel to DC's smash-hit mini-series, Batman/Shadow! Steve Orlando (W), Giovanni Timpano (A) Full Color, $3.99, Teen + The World's Greatest Mystery. The World's Greatest Detective. They can barely stand each other, so how will they possibly deal with the World's Greatest Evil? What legacy can two...