MAGNETIC PRESS FEBRUARY 2017 SOLICITATIONS
DOOMBOY HC VOL 01
(W) Tony Sandoval (A/CA) Tony Sandoval
A lonely, metal-obsessed teen sends a heartfelt song to his missing beloved, only to find out that his music has traveled to the beyond, and re-broadcast to the entire city. Only his best friend knows that he is really the mysterious rock god and anonymous legend known as “Doomboy.” An evocative, melancholy coming-of-age story.
In Shops: Oct 15, 2014
(W) Ceccotti, Lorenzo (A/CA) Ceccotti, Lorenzo
Set in a future, post-Eurozone Italy, entrenched in a bizarre form of hyper-capitalism, Golem follows a young boy kidnapped during a political protest gone sour, who learns that he has the power to not only change the city, but reality itself. This intensely imaginative political-sci-fi graphic novel is a visual tour de force, created by contemporary design icon Lorenzo Ceccotti, better known as “LRNZ,” whose design-influenced illustration is a lush, fluid blend of manga masters like Katsuhiro Otomo with western comic icons like Josh Middleton, creating a style that is wholly unique and absolutely breathtaking.
In Shops: Mar 23, 2016
(W) Antoine Ozanam (A/CA) Joel Jurion
Teenager Angel Tomassini has been hiding a dark and scary secret: when threatened he involuntarily turns into a violent and vicious were-tiger. He doesn’t know why, how, or what to do, because when he transforms, he loses control and people end up badly hurt. As if this isn’t enough for a kid to deal with, Angel is slowly learning has father is one of the biggest organized crime leaders in the city. And there are more like him, different creatures too. This wildly world-popular comic series about secret wars between clans of ancient, mythic were-animals is collected in a single gorgeous volume.
In Shops: May 25, 2016
POET ANDERSON DREAM WALKER HC
(W) Tom Delonge, Ben Kull (A) Djet Stephane, Gerald Parel, Francisco Ruiz Velasco, Bengal (CA) Gustavo Mendonca
Jonas and Alan Anderson are two slacker teens who discover a secret skill for lucid dreaming, which takes them to a wild world full of fantastic possibility and hidden dangers. Created by Tom DeLonge, founder and frontman of the bands Blink-182 and Angels and Airwaves, this fantastic adventure traces the origin of the mysterious guardian Dream Walker known only in whispered circles as “Poet.” Collecting the acclaimed comic series, with pages of production art and info from the award-winning animated short, an in depth conversation with DeLonge, and a CD soundtrack of songs and instrumental tracks by Angels & Airwaves.
In Shops: Dec 09, 2015