DEVILS DUE /1FIRST COMICS OCTOBER 2017 SOLICITATIONS
LARKS KILLER #3
(W) Bill Willingham (A) Marc Dos Santos
“Madramania.” Let’s meet the bad guys. Hala Madramanian, and her top blade thug Jolly Boy, have been hired to bring in Lark, dead or dead. She’s also been tasked with killing anyone who’s met Lark, to cut down on her contamination of this world. This she does, with bloody gusto. The bodies are really piling up.
LARK’S KILLER is already “one of the BIGGEST EVENTS OF THE COMICS YEAR!” BILL WILLINGHAM returns to independent comics with the monthly LARK’S KILLER, his first original title since 14 EISNER winner FABLES began in 2002. Three-count ‘ em-THREE killer covers by JILL THOMPSON, Jumpin’ GENE HA!, and series creator BILL WILLINGHAM. Whew!
In Shops: Oct 04, 2017
(W) Dan Schaffer (A) David Miller (CA) Dan Schaffer
Freust begins to peel back the layers of The Pit, the secret mental asylum housing the world’s most dangerous supernatural killers. But the deeper she looks, the darker it gets. After her first encounter with Inmate Eleven, Freust begins to learn parapsychiatry, determined to protect herself from the inmates’ powers and give them the care they deserve. But when teenage telekinetic psychopath Missy Li attempts to melt Freust’s brain, she realizes this job going to be a baptism of fire. Dan Schaffer (Dogwitch, Killdarlings) mixes a dark gothic cocktail that will leave you shaken and stirred.
In Shops: Oct 11, 2017
(W) Dan Cote (A/CA) Dan Cote
Not many indy comics ever make it to 20 issues. Zen Intergalactic Ninja is one of those rare indy titles with more than 100 comic books to date. In publishing years, Zen is 30, as the first issue appeared in November, 1987. But Zen has been searching for his Home Planet for what seems forever. Master Satva had only provided hints to his origin until now. Zen, a genetic experiment deemed a failure, had been rescued by the scientist Teslah and launched into space with the words, “May the Great Creator protect you!”
In Shops: Oct 18, 2017
MERCY SPARX OMNIBUS TP
(W) Josh Blaylock (A) Hoyt Silva, David Newbold (CA) Jenevieve Broomall (A/CA) Matt Merhoff
Finally, the past seven years of Mercy Sparx comics are all in one easy-to-read package. Four hundred pages! Heaven’s secret bounty hunter is actually a Devil working on their side. Disguised as a human living on Earth, she hunts down rogue angels, doing Heaven’s dirty work. Collects the original miniseries, issues #1-9 of the ongoing series, and the Hack/Slash crossover “A Slice of Hell.”
In Shops: Oct 25, 2016
SCORCH TP NEW PTG
(W) Ashley Witter, Ash Maczko (A/CA) Ashley Witter
Updated second printing! Scorch is a demon living an immortal life as a young teen in suburban America. To gain this immortal gift, she made a deal with a powerful demon who has since manifested himself as a monster (living in her closet) to keep tabs on the debt she needs to settle – the payment: 10,000 souls, plus interest. Accompanied by her gang of misfits, hoods, and dweebs, Scorch sets out to discover her true past, prevent the end of the world, and pass the 10th grade.
In Shops: Oct 25, 2016