Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics shipping this week — Thursday, November 29, 2007 — to finer comics stores everywhere. When you’re done checking out these exciting previews of "Mercenaries" #1, "Army of Darkness: From the Ashes" #4, "Jungle Girl" #3 and "Terminator 2: Infinity" #5, don’t forget to stop by CBR’s Indie Comics forum to discuss these Dynamite titles with fellow readers.
For more on "Army of Darkness: From the Ashes," check out our interview with series writer James Kuhoric.
For more on "Terminator 2: Infinity," check out our interivew with series writer Simon Furman.
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: AUG07 3484
Writer: BRIAN REED
Penciller: EDGAR SALAZAR
Covers: MICHAEL TURNER, MICHAEL TURNER – 50/50 Connecting Covers!
Colorist: ROMULO FAJARDO JR.
The best-selling video game from Pandemic Studios is the next new DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT comic book event! Get ready to join up with the MERCENARIES!
Mercenaries the game has revolutionized the world of 3rd-person action-shooters by putting players in the middle of real world combat with the kind of freedom only a mercenary has. And now DYNAMITE’S MERCENARIES places you in the middle of the action!
Featuring two connecting pieces of cover art by red-hot artist Michael Turner, a stellar script from Mercenaries writer Brian (Ms. Marvel, Red Sonja) Reed and art from Dynamite up-n-comer Edgar Salazar, MERCENARIES #1 puts you into the middle of the Mercenaries next adventure.
Fans, ask your local retailers for theTurner Sketch and Virgin Incentive Covers!
ARMY OF DARKNESS: FROM THE ASHES #4
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: SEP07 3530
Writer: JAMES KUHORIC
Penciller: FERNANDO BLANCO
Covers: ARTHUR SUYDAM (75%), FABIANO NEVES (25%)
Colorist: IVAN NUNES
Awards: SCREAM AWARD (2006)
Ash continues to explore the Deadite infested wastes of Detroit as he attempts to wrestle control of the world back from Evil Ash and his Deadite minions!
In this issue: Ash and his company have made it to the City of the Dead, the throne of Evil Ash. They stand before the gates of the tower and get ready for their moment of truth. And then it all goes to hell! Will Ash triumph over his own "bad" self? Read on true believers, the future is decided here!
Featuring another stunning script by James Kuhoric, awesome art by Fernando Blanco and sure-to-be coveted covers by Arthur Suydam (75%) and a vicious variant chance cover by Fabiano (Marvel Zombies vs. the Army of Darkness) Neves, this is destined to be THE most talked about AOD series yet!
JUNGLE GIRL #3 (OF 5)
Writers: FRANK CHO (Plot, Art Direction), DOUG MURRAY (Script)
Penciller: ADRIANO BATISTA
Covers: FRANK CHO (75%) and ADRIANO BATISTA (25%)
Colorist: FRANK MARTIN
Dynamite proudly presents "Frank Cho’s Jungle Girl"! Co-Plotted and overseen by Frank Cho, scripted by Doug Murray and crafted by artist Adriano Batista and Frank Martin, the Jungle Girl is destined to be THE Dynamite series of 2007!
Issue #3 continues our debut Jungle Girl adventure as Jana’s world continues to unfold around her unsuspecting companions! It’s all heading towards the most dramatic and stunning conclusion ever seen in comics! Don’t miss it!
Featuring two covers, one by Mr. Jungle Girl himself, Frank Cho (shipping at 75%) and the variant chase cover by Batista (shipping at 25%)!
Fans, ask your local retailer for the Cho Virgin Art Incentive Cover!
TERMINATOR 2: INFINITY #5
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: AUG07 3516
Writer: SIMON FURMAN
Penciller: NIGEL RAYNOR
Covers: PAT LEE, STJEPAN SEJIC; AND NIGEL RAYNOR
Colorist: INLIGHT STUDIO
Genre: Science Fiction
Rating: Teen +
As our first Terminator 2 comic book event concludes, John Connor faces a trial by fire as he and his human resistance face their most desperate hour! But, without "Uncle Bob" at his side, does John have what it takes to take down the T-Infinity?!?!
Dynamite’s all new T2 comics are again brought to you by the first and last name of all things robotic – writer Simon Furman along with artist Nigel (BATTLESTAR Galactica) Raynor and cover artist Nigel Raynor, Stjepan (Darkness, Savage Tales) Sejic and Pat Lee!
Fans, ask your local retailer for the Sejic Virgin Art Incentive Cover!