Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics shipping this week — December 19, 2007 — to finer comics stores everywhere. When you’re done checking out these exciting previews of "Red Sonja" #28, "Painkiller Jane" #4 and "Savage Tales" #5, don’t forget to stop by CBR’s Indie Comics forum to discuss these Dynamite titles with fellow readers.
RED SONJA #28
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: AUG07 3510
Writers: MICHAEL AVON OEMING and BRIAN REED
Covers: HOMS, MEL RUBI, JOE PRADO, and LIAM SHARPE
Colorist: VINICIUS ANDRADE
Genre: Sword and Sorcery/Fantasy
Stunning sword and sorcery continues featuring the She-Devil with a Sword – Red Sonja – from DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT!
This month, writers Michael Avon Oeming and Brian Reed, along with artists Homs and Vinnicius continue to weave a powerful tale of life under the brutal hand of Kulan Gath and Sonja and her companions race to raise an army to face the greatest evil the world has ever known!
Featuring another amazing line-up of cover artist, including Joe Prado, Homs, Mel Rubi and the Red Sonja return of Liam Sharpe! Plus, don’t miss the original art Ron Adrian foil cover edition!
Fans, ask your local retailer for the Virgin Art Homs Incentive Cover!
PAINKILLER JANE VOLUME 2 #4
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: SEP07 3515
Writer: JIMMY PALMIOTTI
Penciller: NIGEL RAYNOR
Covers: ALECIA RODRIGUEZ (connecting)
Colorist: INLIGHT STUDIO
The most unexpected cross-over beings here! Painkiller Jane meets the world of the Terminators! Dynamite’s fist inter-company cross-over begins here!
Jane has faced some bad-@$$es before but never one like this as she takes on Cyberdyne’s finest! Now, she comes in between a female T-800 Terminator and its prime directive, but will Jane’s enhancements be able to keep her alive long enough to see her own future? Look for the action and excitement to continue next month in Terminator #6!
Fans, ask your local retailer for the Wraparound Incentive Cover!
SAVAGE TALES #5
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: SEP07 3526
Covers: ARTHUR SUYDAM, PABLO MARCOS W/STJEPAN SEJIC
Genre: Sword & Sorcery/Fantasy
Rating: Teen +
#1: FOR EVERY TEN COPIES ORDERED, RETAILERS WILL RECEIVE AN Arthur Suydam INCENTIVE EDITION AT NET COST!
Dynamite continues to present the most the most savage stories that comic creators have ever told! Each issue of the bi-monthly Savage Tales will feature a rotating cast of characters and creators featuring the savage and brutal worlds of Red Sonja, Thulsa Doom, The Ripper and Sellsword!
Issue #5 Features:
- Thulsa Doom: The Serpent’s Den Part One. The debut of Thulsa Doom in Savage Tales as the snake lord of Hyboria’s early adventures are told here by writer LUKE LIEBERMAN and artist NOAH SALONGA!
- Red Sonja: Beautiful Creatures Part Two. Continuing our Red Sonja tale by Death Dealer writer JOSHUA ORTEGA and red-hot artist WALTER GEOVANNI!
- The Ripper Part Three. Concluding the tale of death and black magic among the citizens of Khansa’la! By MIKE RAICHT and PERE PEREZ.
- Sellsword Part Two. A decidedly different take on the lone swordsman caught amidst a battle between two warring (and sorcerous) families continues here! By DOUG MURRAY and DIEGO BERNARD.
All of this under two "savage" covers, one by Arthur Suydam and the other from legendary artist Pablo Marcos (with Stjepan Sejic colors!)
Fans, ask your local retailer for the Suydam Negative Art Incentive Cover!