Image Comics has provided CBR News with advance looks at new books shipping next week, October 10, 2007, to finer comic stores everywhere. When your’e done checking out these exciting previews of “Hiding in Time” #3, “Drain” #5, and new collections of “Dynamo 5” and “Noble Causes,” stop by CBR’s Image Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.
HIDING IN TIME #3 (OF 4)
story CHRISTOPHER E. LONG, art & cover RYAN WINN
32 PAGES, FC, $3.50
Nathan Crew is an accidental tourist in Colonial America who is swept up in the events unfolding before him, including having Benjamin Franklin coax him into being an unwitting participant in the Boston Tea Party. But his vacation comes to an abrupt end when the three killers from the future arrive to settle accounts!
story C.B. CEBULSKI, art & cover SANA TAKEDA
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
Four hundred years is a long time time to wait for anything, but Chinatsu’s quest may finally be about to come to an end. The vampire she has been stalking is now in New York and seeks an audience with her. What are his intentions? Has he grown tired of the chase? Will Chinatsu be willing to settle for anything less than his death?!
RETAILER WARNING: MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES
DYNAMO 5 VOL. 1: POST-NUCLEAR FAMILY TPB
story JAY FAERBER, art & cover MAHMUD A. ASRAR & RON RILEY
176 PAGES, FC, $9.99
He was the world’s greatest hero, but Captain Dynamo was not a faithful husband. Now he’s dead and his family is trying to piece their lives together. As his enemies descend on his unprotected city, Captain Dynamo’s widow rounds up his five illegitimate children, each of whom have inherited one of their father’s super-powers. Can these total strangers come to terms with their powers, their father’s legacy and each other as total chaos erupts?
Collects DYNAMO 5 #1-7 at a low introductory price of $9.99!
NOBLE CAUSES VOL. 7: POWERLESS TP
story JAY FAERBER, art JON BOSCO, cover KHARY RANDOLPH
184 PAGES, FC, $15.99
Race Noble has lost his powers, and he’s convinced his life is over. But his wife Liz has never had any superpowers, and she tries to convince him that there’s more to life than being a superhero. Meanwhile, Rusty Noble learns a horrible secret about his girlfriend, which sends him on a collision course with his hated half-brother, Frost.