Image Comics has provided CBR News with advance looks at new books shipping next week, October 17, 2007, to finer comics stores everywhere. When you’re done checking out these exciting previews of “Killing Girl” #3, “Glister” #2, “The Astounding Wolf-Man” #3 and “Capes” volume 1, stop by CBR’s Image Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.
For more “Killing Girl,” check out our interview with creator Glen Brunswick.
KILLING GIRL #3 (OF 5)
story GLEN BRUNSWICK, art TOBY CYPRESS, covers TOBY CYPRESS & FRANK ESPINOSA
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
Death comes calling for someone close to Sara. Her subsequent capture by the FBI puts her in the hands of a few ambitious agents who clearly studied interrogation techniques at the navel base in Guantanamo. And if she manages to survive her current ordeal, the Mafia is moving in to put her down for good.
story, art & cover ANDI WATSON
64 PAGES, BW, $5.99
Glister’s hometown is competing in the national Bonny Village competition and Chilblain Hall is found wanting. Criticized for it’s tumble down appearance, the Hall takes offense and goes off in a huff. Glister and her father are left without a home and the troll has nabbed the wishing well. With Chilblain Hall happily gallivanting around the world, how will they be able to persuade their errant lodging back where it belongs?
THE ASTOUNDING WOLF-MAN #3 SECOND PRINT
story ROBERT KIRKMAN, art JASON HOWARD, cover RYAN OTTLEY
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
Reprinted with a new cover by Ryan Ottley of INVINCIBLE fame!
After the cataclysmic, status quo altering events of last issue, Gary Hampton is left to pick up the pieces of his life. After everything he’s been through, things are about to get worse. Could The Astounding Wolf-Man’s career as a crime-fighter be over before it’s even truly begun? Also in this issue: WEREWOLF FIGHT!
CAPES, VOL. 1: PUNCHING THE CLOCK TP
story ROBERT KIRKMAN, art & cover MARK ENGLERT
144 PAGES, FC, $14.99
CAPES INC. is a business that employs super-powered individuals to protect the city of New York and occasionally, the world. BOLT! KID THOR! KNOCK OUT! COMMANDER CAPITALISM! They’re all on the payroll – superheroes who punch a time clock, take lunch breaks and get overtime.
From the writer of INVINCIBLE and THE WALKING DEAD!
Collects CAPES 1-3, the 72 page back-up story from INVINCIBLE, and loads of sketch material.