Runnemede, NJ – DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT released images and information announcing the second issue of the all-new Savage Tales, a new series featuring a rotating cast of characters from the savage and brutal worlds of Red Sonja and the Hunter, Cthulhu and the Elder Things That Fell To Earth, Atlantis and more!
Dynamite’s Savage Tales #2 will be available in May with covers by Arthur Suydam (Marvel Zombies, Raise the Dead), Richard Isanove (Ultimate X-Men, Stephen King’s Dark Tower), as well as Dynamite fan-favorite and Battlestar Galactica cover artist Stjepan Sejic.
Additionally, this second issue of Savage Tales from Dynamite Entertainment will also be available as a limited edition foil cover featuring the dramatic cover by Richard Isanove!
Dynamite stated, “When word about our first issue of Savage Tales hit the street, fans immediately responded and let us know how anxious they were for the new series and the chance to explore these fantastic worlds. From the incredible painted covers to the cliffhanger endings, the creative teams have come together to help make Savage Tales everything a fantasy anthology should be. Sales have been great on the first issue, with quite a few re-orders. We ask fans who are supporting this title (or who want to try it out), let their local retailers know! Thanks to all of the retailers and fans who have supported us! You are “dynamite” in our books!”
Savage Tales will ship six times a year and showcase storytelling talents such as Ron Marz, Leah Moore, John Reppion and Michael Avon-Oeming, along with artists such as Pablo Marcos, Kevin Sharpe, Pere Perez, Stjepan Sejic, Adriano Batista and more. The “Tales” themselves will feature familiar Dynamite characters like Red Sonja while expanding on other supporting characters like The Hunter from the Red Sonja ongoing series. Each issue will also contain all-new stories, such as a tale starring the Old God Cthulhu and accounts from the lost city of Atlantis!
SAVAGE TALES #2 (MAR073340) STORIES AND ART BY VARIOUS; COVERS BY ARTHUR (MARVEL ZOMBIES) SUYDAM (50%), STJEPAN SEJIC (25%) AND RICHARD (DARK TOWER) ISANOVE (25%)!
Dynamite continues its all new series featuring the most savage stories that comic creators have ever told!
Issue #2 features the conclusion of a special Red Sonja story from Ron Marz and Adriano (NBSG: ZAREK) Batista! Savage Tales #2 also features:
“Battle for Atlantis” Part Two from writers Leah Moore and John Reppion with artists Pablo Marcos and Stjepan Sejic: The world around the Atlanteans is changing and growing ever more savage and brutal, can the majestic state find its way in this harsh new world?
The Hunter Part Two — from the pages of Red Sonja — from writers Luke Lieberman and Michael Avon Oeming with artist Kevin Sharpe: The Hunter finds a new ally in his quest to avenge the death of his master – the Borat Na-Fori — and seek the ultimate revenge on Kulan Gath!
Cthulhu and The Old Ones by Mike (Marvel’s ZOMBIE) Raict and artist Pere Perez: Continuing the tale of the stranded Cthulhu as a desperate band of islanders attempts to stave off his ever-growing madness!
FANS! ASK YOUR LOCAL RETAILER ABOUT THE VIRGIN SUYDAM INCENTIVE COVER!
FANS! ASK YOUR LOCAL RETAILER ABOUT THE NEGATIVE ART SUYDAM INCENTIVE COVER!
ALSO AVAILABLE, SAVAGE TALES #2 – FOIL EDITION FEATURING THE ART OF RICHARD ISANOVE (MAR07 3342)
Dynamite plans to have incredible support for this release with house ads, Diamond Previews Ads, online ads through news websites, as well as prints ads in Comic Shop News!