Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics on sale this week including "Jungle Girl" #5, "Red Sonja" #31 and "Darkness vs. Eva: Daughter of Dracula" #1. When you’re done checking out these exciting images, be sure to visit CBR’s Independents forum to discuss these Dynamite titles with fellow readers.
DARKNESS VS. EVA: DAUGHTER OF DRACULA #1
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: JAN083504
Writer: JOHN REPPION and LEAH MOORE
Penciller: EDGAR SALAZAR
Covers: PAUL RENAUD (50%), BRETT BOOTH (25%) and EDGAR SALAZAR (25%)
Colorist: ROMULO FAJARDO, JR.
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Action/Adventure
Top Cow and Dynamite are at it again, this time pitting The Darkness against the ass-kicking daughter of Dracula (and slayer of all things evil and undead) – Eva, as the two meet for the first time ever!
While Eva hunts the streets, slaying the undead and unclean among a marked increase in paranormal activity, Jackie Estacado is having a bit of a problem with both his Darkness Darklings as strange new forces vie for control of the city and its newly awakened supernatural presence!
Written by Leah Moore and John Reppion, and drawn by Edgar Salazar, this first issue also features three incredible covers by Paul (Red Sonja) Renaud, Brett (Anita Blake) Booth!
RED SONJA #31
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: DEC073546
Writer: CHRISTOS CAGE
Penciller: PABLO MARCOS
Covers: PAUL RENAUD (50%), PABLO MARCOS (25%) AND FABIANO NEVES (25%)
Colorist: VINICIUS ANDRADE
Genre: Fantasy/Sword & Sorcery
The next BIG Red Sonja event is here! (Featuring 5 dynamite all star writers – and it’s leading in to the big storyline! Beginning last month with issue #30, Red Sonja is featuring a new, different and special creative team each and every month as we head towards issue #35! This month, Christos (Law & Order, X-Men, World War Hulk) Gage and artist Pablo Marcos continue to explore the world of the She-Devil as she make her way down the river Styx en route to Hades itself!
While in the company of Charon, ferryman of the damned, Sonja recalls an offer made once by a handsome king and how her oath to the Goddess was tempted, with disastrous results!
Also, look for the special Paul Renaud cover (50%), as well as alternates by Fabiano Neves (25%) and Pablo Marcos (25%)!
JUNGLE GIRL #5 (OF 5)
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: NOV073474
Writer: FRANK CHO (Plot, Art Direction), DOUG MURRAY (Script)
Penciller: ADRIANO BATISTA
Covers: FRANK CHO (75%) AND ADRIANO BATISTA (25%)
Colorist: FRANK MARTIN
Our first series of Jungle Girl adventures comes to a smashing conclusion with a closing that is going to be talked about for years to come! More secrets of the island and its cast-aways are revealed as it all counts down to the end, or is it? Each and every beautiful page is provided by series artist Adriano Batista (along with the beautiful colors of Frank Martin!)! Featuring two covers, one by Mr. Jungle Girl himself, Frank Cho (shipping at 75%) and the variant chase cover by Batista (shipping at 25%)!