Image Comics has provided CBR News with advance looks at new books shipping next week — Wednesday, February 6, 2008 — to finer comics stores everywhere, including an exclusive preview of “Scud, The Disposable Assassin” #21, plus looks at “The Circle” #3 and “The Overman” #3. When you’re done checking out these exciting previews, don’t forget to stop by CBR’s Image Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.
SCUD, THE DISPOSABLE ASSASSIN #21
story & art ROB SCHRAB, cover ASHLEY WOOD
32 PAGES, BW, $3.50
After ten years, Scud the Disposable Assassin RETURNS! The series ended on a cliffhanger with our robot hit man agreeing to destroy the world. Creator ROB SCHRAB (Monster House, The Sarah Silverman Show) vows to conclude this indie gem in a four-part miniseries. Everyone comes back, but does everyone survive?
THE CIRCLE #3
story BRIAN REED, art & cover IAN HOSFELD
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
“THE GOLIATH TRAP,” Part Three
The new series from best-selling writer BRIAN REED (NEW AVENGERS: ILLUMINATI, MS. MARVEL) and artist IAN HOSFELD continues! As the Goliath missile train races across Kazakhstan, time is running out for The Circle to stop the insane Agent Y!
THE OVERMAN #3 (OF 5)
story SCOTT REED, art & cover SHANE WHITE
32 PAGES, FC, $3.50
BETRAYAL MEANS DEATH!
His fellow Omakon agents hunt hired killer Nathan Fisher, while he unravels a reality-exploding secret that could destroy the human race. Dr. Annita Grey returns to a city in panic, as Pittsburgh braces itself for an attack from a living weapon of mass destruction.
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