Dark Horse Comics’ August 2017 Solicitations

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Dark Horse Solicitations - Last Six Months

American Gods: Shadows #6

  • Neil Gaiman (W), P. Craig Russell (W/A), Scott Hampton (A/C), Glenn Fabry (Cover), and David Mack (Variant cover)
  • On sale Aug 16 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • As Wednesday attempts to rally his fellow gods to fight, Shadow is kidnapped by men in black—Mr. Wood and Mr. Stone, who brutally interrogate and beat him for answers on the coming god war.
  • The Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, and Nebula Award–winning novel and upcoming Starz television series by Neil Gaiman is adapted as a comic series for the first time!
  • A Starz TV show!
  • “Russell’s lyrical layouts bring Gaiman’s visual, vivid prose to life like no other artist.”—Comic Book Resources

American Gods Crocodile Bar Shot Glass Set

  • On sale Aug 16 • 3-pack shot glass set • $14.99
  • When Shadow Moon enters the employ of the mysterious Mr. Wednesday in the television adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods, a new world unfolds. They seal the deal in the Crocodile Bar, drinking three shots: one is the charm, one is the compact, one is the seal. You can try this at home with our new three-pack of custom shot glasses. Packaged in a full-color box with a photo of the scene and explanation of the deal.

American Gods Crocodile Bar Pint Glass Set

  • On sale Aug 16 • 2-pack pint glass set • $19.99
  • The Crocodile Bar is a helluva dive—just ask Jack. The beers are inexpensive, and lives are cheap!
  • We have replicated a set of the pint glasses found there: a different bar logo on one side of each glass and “A Great Place for a Beer and a Bite” on the reverse.

Angel Season 11 #8

  • Corinna Bechko (W), Zé Carlos (A), Michelle Madsen (C), Scott Fischer (Cover), and Stephanie Hans (Variant cover)
  • On sale Aug 30 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • Their escape from a ship full of pirate zombies leaves Angel and Fred on an uninhabited island. Knowing that their dead shipmates are not far behind, they seek refuge further inland, only to find they aren’t actually alone . . .
  • “Corinna Bechko, one of the best writers in comics these days, takes over as the scribe of this series and begins with things deliciously dark.”—SciFiPulse

Avatar: The Last Airbender—North and South Library Edition HC

  • Gene Luen Yang (W), Michael Dante DiMartino (W), Bryan Konietzko (W), and Gurihiru (A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 25 • FC, 240 pages • $39.99 • HC, 9” x 12”
  • When Katara and Sokka return home to the Southern Water Tribe, they are shocked to find that it has gone from a small village to a bustling city! Malina, a Northerner, is behind the change and plans to unify the two groups, but Gilak, a Southerner, leads a fierce rebellion to stop her. In the face of these two opposing tribes, Katara will have to make peace with her nostalgia and distrust to save the home she loves from being permanently torn apart.
  • This special, oversized edition of Avatar: The Last Airbender—North and South features volumes 1–3 with annotations by writer Gene Luen Yang and artists Gurihiru, as well as a sketchbook section with new, behind-the-scenes material!

Baltimore Volume 8: The Red Kingdom HC

  • Mike Mignola (W/Cover), Christopher Golden (W), Peter Bergting (A), and Michelle Madsen (C)
  • On sale Oct 18 • FC, 144 pages • $24.99 • HC, 7” x 10”
  • The Red King amasses power on his way to the Vatican coronation while his armies sweep across Europe in an unholy war. Lord Baltimore is missing and his allies are scattered across the continent. Is there any chance left for the resistance to stem the oncoming tide before the world is drowned in blood?
  • Collects Baltimore: The Red Kingdom #1–#5.
  • The final arc of Baltimore!

Bankshot #3 (of 5)

  • Alex de Campi (W), ChrisCross (A/Cover), and Snakebite Cortez (C)
  • On sale Aug 30 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • Marcus King’s target: a remote, supposedly abandoned laboratory in Ukraine. His objective: to find—and kill—the Dutchman, the man who betrayed him and left him for dead. Revenge is a dish best served with guns, knives, and 40 mm grenade launchers.

Black Hammer #12

  • Jeff Lemire (W/Variant cover), David Rubín (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (Variant cover colors)
  • On sale Aug 23 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • Twenty years ago, Joseph Weber became the Black Hammer. Ten years ago, Lucy Weber lost her father when he defeated Anti-God, saving Spiral City and the world. Two years ago, Lucy started looking for him. And she found more than she ever expected.
  • Ether’s David Rubín returns for another special issue of Black Hammer!
  • “I didn’t think something could be thrilling and sad at the same time but now there’s Black Hammer proving me wrong. Amazing. Just flat-out amazing.”—Patton Oswalt

B.P.R.D.: The Devil You Know #2

  • Mike Mignola (W), Scott Allie (W), Laurence Campbell (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Duncan Fegredo (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 30 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • With the apocalypse narrowly averted, the cults that sprang up in response to the worldwide crisis are left with idle hands.

Briggs Land: Lone Wolves #3 (of 6)

  • Brian Wood (W), Mack Chater (A), Lee Loughridge (C), Matthew Woodson (Cover), and Jeffrey G. Jones (Variant cover)
  • On sale Aug 16 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • For 150 years, the Briggs clan have kept off the grid and out of the public eye. With the events surrounding a group of detained Canadian hikers and the execution of a Patriot member by a police sharpshooter, Grace and her family are outed to the world.
  • “Briggs Land is a sordid, violent, roiling story.”—Nerdist

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 11 #10

  • Christos Gage (W), Megan Levens (A/Variant cover), Dan Jackson (C), and Steve Morris (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 30 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • Despite not knowing who their Big Bad is, Buffy and the Scoobies know where the fruits of his or her evil labors are—and they’re going in to destroy those fruits . . . er, maybe. Hopefully, along the way, they’ll figure out who—or what—is behind the plot to remove magic from the world in time to save magical beings everywhere!

Call of Duty: Zombies #6 (of 6)

  • Justin Jordan (W), Jonathan Wayshak (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Simon Bisley (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 23 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • Misty, Russman, and Marlton have risked life and limb in order to follow the insane directives of the voice in Stuhlinger’s head. They were promised escape, and all of the scars and bruises will be worth it if they end up somewhere that’s not full of vicious zombies. But they don’t know who’s really been giving the orders . . . Can they be trusted?
  • “The art alone is enough to warrant a look for anyone who hasn’t gotten their fill of the undead.”—IGN

Conan the Slayer #12

  • Cullen Bunn (W), Dheeraj Verma (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Phroilan Gardner (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 9 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • Jehungir Agha’s plan to ambush Conan in the dead city of Xapur goes awry when his men encounter the enraged demon Khosatral Khel, who seeks the Cimmerian’s blood. But Agha’s plight may be the break Conan needs to turn the tables on the Devil in Iron!
  • “Bunn and Dávila combine to provide an emotive, visceral take on the iconic barbarian. Highly recommended.”—Big Comic Page

Dept. H #17

  • Matt Kindt (W/A/Cover) and Sharlene Kindt (C)
  • On sale Aug 23 • FC, 28 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • While our ragtag team of survivors struggles six miles below the ocean, the world has its own unique set of problems. The surface has its own secrets . . . and those secrets are threatening to doom our deep-sea team.
  • “The story is thrillingly entertaining, [fast-paced] and, at times, surprisingly emotional.”—Bounding Into Comics

Dragon Age: Knight Errant #4 (of 5)

  • Nunzio DeFilippis (W), Christina Weir (W), Fernando Heinz Furukawa (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Sachin Teng (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 9 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • As Vaea sets out on the second leg of her mission, Granger and Marquette accuse her of being the culprit behind the rash of thefts in Thedas. Ser Aaron, ignorant of Vaea’s supplemental income, angrily comes to her defense—and she will have to move quickly if she wants to prevent him from discovering the truth.

The EC Archives: Aces High HC

  • Irv Werstein (W), Carl Wessler (W), Jack Oleck (W), George Evans (A/Cover), Wally Wood (A), Jack Davis (A), and Bernie Krigstein (A)
  • On sale Oct 18 • FC, 168 pages • $49.99 • HC, 8 3/16’’ x 11’’
  • Experience the dangers and thrills of aerial combat with Aces High! This handsome volume collects issues #1–#5 of the classic war comic, including unforgettable stories from the all-star artistic lineup of George Evans, Wally Wood, Jack Davis, Bernie Krigstein, Irv Werstein, Carl Wessler, and Jack Oleck.
  • Features a foreword by Lord of the Rings’ Peter Jackson.

ElfQuest: The Final Quest #21

  • Wendy Pini (W/A/Cover), Richard Pini (W), and Sonny Strait (C)
  • On sale Aug 23 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • Throughout the entirety of ElfQuest, Cutter and Skywise have been “brothers in all but blood.” Now the Stargazer must make an inescapable choice—remain on the World of Two Moons with his heart-family, or travel among the stars as he has always longed. Can his bond with Cutter survive? Meanwhile, human invaders once again threaten a sacred elf-home with fire, and there is only one who can stand in their way.
  • A long-enduring character will not survive this issue!
  • A New York Times best-selling series!

Fallout 4: The Poster Collection TP

  • Bethesda Game Studios (W/A)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 42 pages • $24.99 • TP, 12” x 16”
  • Collecting twenty premium-quality posters from Bethesda Game Studios’ award-winning video game Fallout 4, this compilation of removable prints features gorgeous art selected by the game’s lead artist! Whether you’re a casual fan of amazing art, or a grizzled wasteland wanderer, this poster book is sure to be a valued addition to your settlement.

Grandville Force Majeure HC

  • Bryan Talbot (W/A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 18 • FC, 176 pages • $24.99 • HC, 8” x 11”
  • Wanted for murder and on the run, Detective Inspector LeBrock is the victim of a diabolical scheme engineered by gangland overlord Tiberius Koenig. But LeBrock is a fighter, and now against insurmountable odds, the British Badger risks all to thwart Koenig’s plot and save queen, country, and all he loves!
  • Original graphic novel from the creator of The Adventures of Luther Arkwright and The Tale of One Bad Rat.
  • Bryan Talbot is an award-winning graphic novel pioneer.
  • “Grandville is nothing short of entertaining. The art and storytelling are balanced, and Talbot’s use of anthropomorphic characters is great.”—Comics Bulletin

Gregory Suicide HC

  • Eric Grissom (W) and Will Perkins IV (A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 144 pages • $19.99 • HC, 6” x 9”
  • The obsolete AI program Gregory wakes in a newly cloned body to a world now unfamiliar to him and is haunted by the memories of his past lives, each one ending in death by his own hand. On the path to discovering the truth about himself, Gregory slips into the trenches of two opposing forces that want to exploit him. In the end, he must take down an AI revolution before it wipes out humanity, and the key to doing so may only lie in the strange visions he has between life and death.
  • A Dark Horse Original takes us into a frightening future!
  • Includes bonus sketches, designs, and commentary from the creators of this original, hardcover graphic novel.

Groo: Play of the Gods #2 (of 4)

  • Sergio Aragonés (W/A/Cover), Mark Evanier (W), John Ercek (C), and Tom Luth (C)
  • On sale Aug 9 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • Groo and his loyal mutt Rufferto sail to a new land where the streets are laid with gold. It could be a fine place to live but for those who want both the souls and the gold of those who live there. One is a longtime friend of Groo—when he isn’t trying to kill him . . . the one known as Taranto! And high above, looking down on it all, are the gods themselves. It’s a tale of greed and intolerance brought to you by the award-winning team of Sergio Aragonés and Mark Evanier, with lettering by Stan Sakai and coloring by John Ercek and Tom Luth.

Halo: Rise of Atriox #1 (of 5)

  • Cullen Bunn (W), Claire Roe (A), Jeremy Colwell (C), and Aleksi Briclot (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 2 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • An anthology based on 2017’s Halo Wars 2, the real-time strategy video game from 343 Industries, which introduced a new ruthless villain, Atriox.
  • Atriox, the legendary Brute under the command of the alien collective known as the Covenant, leads a Brute assault against a UNSC military outpost. Wave after wave of Brutes are lost attacking the human outpost defended by a group of UNSC marines, the ruthless Atriox soldiers on. As his comrades fall, Atriox’s hatred for the Covenant grows.
  • This five-chapter anthology collects stories by acclaimed comics creators Cullen Bunn, Jody Houser, John Jackson Miller, Alex Irvine, Claire Roe, Josan Gonzalez, Jonathan Wayshak, and Tristan Jones.
  • Ties in to new Halo Wars 2 video game for Xbox One. Released in February 2017.

Harlequin Valentine HC (Second Edition)

  • Neil Gaiman (W) and John Bolton (A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 40 pages • $12.99 • HC, 6 5/8” x 10 3/16”
  • The story of the legendary commedia dell’arte has been beautifully redesigned in a new hardbound edition. When a buffoonish Harlequin offers his heart to the beautiful, oblivious Columbine, neither of them is prepared for the charming surprise that awaits them both!
  • Neil Gaiman! John Bolton!
  • Gorgeously redesigned new edition!
  • Back in print for the first time in years!

Harrow County #25

  • Cullen Bunn (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover)
  • On sale Aug 9 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Ongoing
  • Trouble is brewing in Harrow County. Something evil has returned from the grave and joins forces with Emmy’s wicked family for a brewing haint war!
  • “A pitch perfect horror comic. It delivers terror on multiple levels & leaves you begging for more.” —Horror Talk

Harrow County Volume 6: Hedge Magic TP

  • Cullen Bunn (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 136 pages • $15.99 • TP, 7” x 10”
  • When a haint comes to Emmy asking for help, she’s surprised to learn that one of her oldest friends may be turning against her. While Emmy has been focused on dealing with threats from the outside world, perhaps a much bigger problem has been brewing at home. Collects issues #21–#24 of the award-winning series!

Hatsune Miku: Future Delivery Volume 1 TP

  • Satoshi Oshio (W) and Hugin Miyama (A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 4 • b&w, 168 pages • $10.99 • TP, 5” x 7 1/4"
  • In the distant future, Asumi—a girl who has no clue to her memories but a drawing of a green-haired, ponytailed person—finds her only friend in Asimov, a battered old delivery robot. The strange companions travel the stars together in search of the mysterious “Miku,” only to learn the legendary idol has taken different forms on many different worlds!
  • From the creators of the manga series Overlord.

Hellboy in Hell Library Edition HC

  • Mike Mignola (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)
  • On sale Oct 4 • FC, 296 pages • $49.99 • HC, 9” x 12”
  • After sacrificing himself to save the world, this epic conclusion of Hellboy’s story follows him on a journey through Hell, where he once again faces off against the Vampire of Prague, pleads his case when accused of murder, and fulfills his destiny by destroying Pandemonium itself.
  • This deluxe, oversized hardcover edition collects Hellboy in Hell: The Descent and The Death Card, plus an expanded sketchbook section.
  • Mignola’s complete Hellboy in Hell saga!
  • “This is a masterpiece.”—Multiversity Comics

Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: 1955—Secret Nature

  • Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Shawn Martinbrough (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)
  • On sale Aug 9 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • One-shot
  • A missing group of teens in Oregon’s backwoods leads Hellboy to confront a cryptozoological horror with origins similar to his own!
  • Thief of Thieves artist Shawn Martinbrough!

Lady Killer Volume 2 TP

  • The secret’s in the cleanup!
  • Joëlle Jones (W/A/Cover) and Michelle Madsen (C)
  • On sale Oct 4 • FC, 136 pages • $17.99 • TP, 7” x 10”
  • The killer housewife is back! The Schuller family has moved to Cocoa Beach, where life carries on as usual. Josie continues to juggle Tupperware parties, her kids, and a few heads—and things don’t get any easier for the entrepreneur hit lady when her past comes back to haunt her.
  • Collects issues #1–#5 of the series.
  • “One of the absolute best comics on the shelves today.” —Big Comic Page

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Link Figure

  • On sale July 26 • 10” Figure • $89.99
  • This expertly crafted 10” figure is the perfect companion to the hot new Nintendo game. Exacting in all details, on a beautifully decorated base, warrior Link fires an arrow straight into any gamer’s heart. The beautiful package design is a collector’s item in itself! Sales limited to US and Canada only.

Lobster Johnson: Mangekyō

  • Mike Mignola (W), John Arcudi (W), Ben Stenbeck (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Tonci Zonjic (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 2 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • One-shot
  • The Lobster foils an attempted prison break, but must answer to the person behind it—the assassin, witch, and longtime enemy the Crimson Lotus, one of the most enigmatic villains of the Hellboy world.

Mass Effect: Discovery #4 (of 4)

  • John Dombrow (W), Jeremy Barlow (W), Gabriel Guzmán (A/Cover), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Kate Niemczyk (Variant cover)
  • On sale Aug 30 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • In this exciting conclusion, Tiran Kandros stands off against Agent Zeta! As the truth is revealed about an Andromeda Initiative project, Tiran is faced with a gut-wrenching decision. Tying in to the highly anticipated release of Mass Effect: Andromeda, writers Jeremy Barlow and John Dombrow and artist Gabriel Guzmán team up to create the next exciting chapter of the Mass Effect comics series!

Michael Chabon’s The Escapists TP

  • Brian K. Vaughan (W), Jason Shawn Alexander (A), Steve Rolston (A), Philip Bond (A), Eduardo Barreto (A), Dave Stewart (C), Matthew Hollingsworth (C), Paul Hornschemeier (C), and Dan Jackson (C)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 176 pages • $19.99 • TP, 7” x 10”
  • Inspired by the Pulitzer Prize–winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, this story of three aspiring comics creators with big dreams, small cash, and publishing rights to one forgotten Golden Age hero—the Escapist—is Brian K. Vaughan’s love letter to his chosen medium. The lives of creators Max, Denny, and Case—latter-day versions of Joe Kavalier and Sam Clay—are brilliantly woven together with the world of their creations.
  • Now available in an affordable softcover in a larger format.
  • “You can feel how much love and heart [Michael Chabon] has put into this story. This is an uplifting book for all aspiring artists or writers trying to break into comics.”—Comics Bulletin

Mr. Higgins Comes Home HC

  • Mike Mignola (W/Cover) and Warwick Johnson Cadwell (A)
  • On sale Oct 18 • FC, 56 pages • $14.99 • HC, 7” x 10”
  • Preparations begin at Castle Golga for the annual festival of the undead, as a pair of fearless vampire killers question a man hidden away in a monastery on the Baltic Sea. The mysterious Mr. Higgins wants nothing more than to avoid the scene of his wife’s death, and the truth about what happened to him in that castle. However, these heroic men sworn to rid the world of the vampire scourge inspire Higgins to venture out and to end the only suffering he really cares about—his own.
  • This sendup of classic vampire stories sees Mignola teaming with British artist Warwick Johnson Cadwell (Solid State Tank Girl, No. 1 Car Spotter) for an original graphic novel as outlandish as The Amazing Screw-On Head.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Legend of the Piko Piko Middle School Students Volume 2 TP

  • Yushi Kawata (W) and Yukito (A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 4 • b&w, 168 pages • $11.99 • TP, 5 1/8" x 7 1/4"
  • Shinji! Rei! Asuka! And of course . . . Kaworu! Four elite students of the National Defense Middle School . . . otherwise known as NERV! They’re training to prevent the “New Century Apocalypse” . . . but will all their training help them when they’re demoing dating sims on the main stage at Tokyo’s largest game show?
  • Full of video game parodies—it’s Evangelion meets Let’s Play!

Oh My Goddess! Omnibus Book 6 TP

  • Kosuke Fujishima (W/A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 11 • b&w, 568 pages • $19.99 • TP, 5 3/4" x 8 1/4"
  • The secrets of Belldandy’s past will be revealed when a mysterious young boy shows up on the doorstep of Tarikihongan Temple! Who is he, why does he insist Belldandy should remember him . . . and why is a kid like him making Keiichi jealous all of a sudden? But the boy is here to disrupt more than just their domestic life . . . Up in Heaven, Skuld and Urd begin to notice that the very axis of time is beginning to slowly drift off course . . . and down on Earth, how many more ticks of the clock are left for existence itself . . . ?
  • Collects chapters 90-104.
  • New cover art, never-before-published in North America!

The Art of Overwatch HC

  • Blizzard (W/A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 24 • FC, 368 pages • $49.99 • HC, 9” x 12”
  • When it launched in May 2016, Overwatch took the world by storm, boasting millions of players and gaining critical acclaim. Now, in this beautiful hardcover, Blizzard Entertainment reveals the creative process behind one of the most popular FPS games of all time! Filled with never-before-seen art as well as commentary provided by the game’s development team, this book is sure to please any Overwatch fan!
  • Essential companion to Overwatch, one of 2016’s most critically acclaimed games!
  • Introduction and commentary provided by the game’s development team!

The Art of Overwatch Limited Edition HC

  • Blizzard (W/A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 24 • FC, 368 pages • $100.00 • Ltd. Ed. HC, 9” x 12”
  • This deluxe limited edition comes packaged in a beautiful clamshell box with magnetic closure and includes an acetate slipcover featuring the game’s most popular hero, Tracer, as well as a portfolio with three prints chosen by the Overwatch team!
  • Limited to initial printing only.

Overwatch: Anthology Volume 1 HC

  • Matt Burns (W), Robert Brooks (W), Micky Neilson (W), Andrew Robinson (W), Michael Chu (W), James Waugh (W), Nesskain (I/C), Bengal (I/C), Gray Shuko (I/C), Jeffrey “Chamba” Cruz (I/C), Miki Montlló (I/C/Cover), Joe Ng (I/C), and Espen Grundetjern (C)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 144 pages • $19.99 • HC, 7” x 10”
  • From Soldier: 76 to Ana, Tracer to Symmetra, discover the backstories behind Overwatch’s most popular heroes! This hardcover anthology collects the first twelve issues of Blizzard Entertainment’s digital Overwatch comics and features an all-star creative team, including Matt Burns, Robert Brooks, Micky Neilson, Nesskain, Bengal, and more. Whether you are a beginner or a Grandmaster, this anthology is an essential companion to Overwatch gameplay!

Plants vs. Zombies Graphic Novel Boxed Set #3

  • Paul Tobin (W), Ron Chan (A), Jacob Chabot (A), Cat Farris (A), Matthew J. Rainwater (C), and others
  • On sale Oct 4 • FC, 264 pages • $29.97 • HC, 6” x 9”
  • Collecting three Plants vs. Zombies graphic novels into one deluxe boxed set, complete with an exclusive double-sided poster! Hit the road with Petal to the Metal as the plants and zombies compete in a race to save Neighborville. Explore Zomboss’s secret underground lair full of mysteries and devious plans in Boom Boom Mushroom, and finally the rivalry heats up as Crazy Dave, Zomboss, and their plant and zombie cohorts compete in a Battle Extravagonzo!

Plants vs. Zombies: Lawn of Doom HC

  • Paul Tobin (W), Ron Chan (A/Cover), and Matthew J. Rainwater (A/C)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 88 pages • $9.99 • HC, 6” x 9”
  • Halloween in Neighborville is weird enough, but now Zomboss and his zombie army want to turn the holiday into their own scarier Lawn of Doom celebration! With Zomboss filling everyone’s yards with traps and special zombies, Crazy Dave, Patrice, Nate, and a batch of brave, boisterous plants fight back in contests of best tricks, best treats, and best costumes!
  • All-new original graphic novel!

Predator: Hunters #4 (of 5)

  • Chris Warner (W), Francisco Ruiz Velasco (A/Variant cover), and Doug Wheatley (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 2 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • A warm tropical night, a lush island setting, and death on all sides! The team of human hunters is looking for a single Predator when they find out the hard way that there are four of the monsters lurking about. Yet, unbelievably, that’s not the worst of their problems!

Rashomon: A Commissioner Heigo Kobayashi Case HC

  • Victor Santos (W/A/Cover)
  • On sale Oct 18 • FC, 160 pages • $19.99 • HC, 7” x 10”
  • When the body of a skilled samurai is found along the road to Yamashina in feudal Japan, the search begins for his killer. Detective Heigo Kobayashi takes the case but finds only dead-end clues and no firsthand witnesses.
  • Victor Santos (Polar, Violent Love) writes and illustrates a crime and mystery story inspired by Ryunosuke Akutagawa’s tales featuring the heroic commissioner Heigo Kobayashi.
  • Part 1 was originally only published in Spain; this volume collects both parts in one complete hardcover.

Rebels: These Free and Independent States #6 (of 8)

  • Brian Wood (W), Wilfredo Torres (A), Lauren Affe (C), and Matthew Taylor (Cover)
  • On sale Aug 23 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • As the “venerated Virginian veteran,” George Washington is indisputably the father of our nation. But as a young, brash militiaman in 1753, his recklessness started the French and Indian War. True fact.
  • “This is a great series, and it feels like it has its pulse to the real world right now.”—Graphic Policy

Serenity: Everything’s Shiny Adult Coloring Book TP

  • Stephen Byrne (A), Pablo Churin (A), Will Conrad (A), Georges Jeanty (A), Juan Frigeri (A), Taylor Rose (A), Stephen Byrne (A), and others
  • On sale Oct 11 • b&w, 96 pages • $14.99 • TP, 10” x 10”
  • Based on creator Joss Whedon’s space-pirate crew and all the elements of their futuristic, western-inspired universe, the original illustrations in this volume celebrate characters, locations, and the essence of everything that began in the cult-classic television series Firefly and continued in the film Serenity.
  • Includes 45 pieces of highly detailed, original black-and-white artwork to color!

Shadows on the Grave #7 (of 8)

  • Richard Corben (W/A/Cover)
  • On sale Aug 9 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • Four new tales of the macabre, including a journey through a labyrinthine tomb and the penultimate installment of the epic Denaeus.
  • New stories from the 2012 Eisner Hall of Fame inductee!
  • “Shadows on the Grave is as fun and clever as it is horrific.”—All-Comic

The Shaolin Cowboy: Who’ll Stop the Reign? HC

  • Geof Darrow (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)
  • On sale Oct 25 • FC, 136 pages • $19.99 • HC, 8” x 12”
  • Who doesn’t like Surf and Turf? Well, what do you do when Surf and Turf doesn’t like YOU?????????
  • The Eisner Award–winning drawing-room talkfest The Shaolin Cowboy returns and will try to answer those questions as the titular hero of the series finds that his road to hell is paved not with good intentions but old nemeses hell bent on bloody revenge . . . AGAIN!!!! He fought an army of the shambling dead, but can the Shaolin Cowboy survive a sinister desert town filled with guns, prostitutes, and white supremacists, all run by a crustaceous mafia?
  • Collects The Shaolin Cowboy: Who’ll Stop the Reign? #1–#4.

Star Trek: The Next Generation Adult Coloring Book Volume 2—Continuing Missions TP

  • Juann Cabal (A), Gabriel Guzmán (A), Bill Mudron (A), and Shea Standefer (A)
  • On sale Oct 4 • b&w, 96 pages • $14.99 • TP, 10” x 10”
  • Join your favorite characters for another voyage with Star Trek: The Next Generation Adult Coloring Book—Continuing Missions! With forty-five brand-new, highly detailed black-and-white images to color however you choose, this collection of beautiful illustrations is a must-have for Star Trek fans everywhere!

The Terminator: The Original Comics Series—Tempest and One Shot HC

  • John Arcudi (W), James Robinson (W), Chris Warner (P/Cover), Matt Wagner (P), Paul Guinan (I), Chris Chalenor (C), and Rachelle Menashe (C)
  • On sale Oct 11 • FC, 160 pages • $39.99 • HC, 8” x 12”
  • Heartless, mechanical cruelty meets dogged human courage and perseverance in Dark Horse’s very first Terminator story! John Connor sends a strike team into the past to destroy Cyberdyne. But the machines counter by sending a team of Terminators to block the attempt—turning Los Angeles into a war zone!
  • Collected in this volume are The Terminator #1-#4 (“Tempest”) and Terminator: One Shot, by writer James Robinson and artist Matt Wagner!

Tomb Raider Archives Volume 3 HC

  • Various (W/A)
  • On sale Oct 18 • FC, 416 pages • $39.99 • HC, 8” x 12”
  • What drives Lara Croft to risk her life in search of the world’s rarest treasures? Join Lara as she investigates an abandoned gold mine in the Arizona desert, exorcises a haunted castle in Ireland, gets framed for murder at Stonehenge, and sees Chase Carver one last time. Then take a tour of the Croft Museum, five hundred years in the future, where her collection of priceless artifacts has attracted like-minded adventurers . . .
  • This deluxe hardcover collects issues #35–#50 of the 1999 Top Cow series.
  • Features art by Tony Daniel, Michael Choi, Eric Basaldua, Tyler Kirkham, and more.

The Visitor: How and Why He Stayed TP

  • Mike Mignola (W), Chris Roberson (W), Paul Grist (A/Cover), and Bill Crabtree (C)
  • On sale Oct 4 • FC, 144 pages • $19.99 • TP, 7” x 10”
  • In 1944 Hellboy was conjured in a ceremony meant to give Hitler the ultimate occult weapon. Fortunately, Professor Trevor Bruttenholm was there to witness and to guide Hellboy to become the world’s greatest paranormal detective. But Bruttenholm wasn’t the only witness to Hellboy’s arrival. This collection reveals the aliens who monitored Hellboy’s arrival, and why the assassin they sent to Earth stayed his hand.
  • Collects The Visitor: How and Why He Stayed #1–#5 and the The Visitor: How and Why He Stayed short story from Hellboy Winter Special 2017.

Zodiac Starforce: Cries of the Fire Prince #2 (of 4)

  • Kevin Panetta (W), Paulina Ganucheau (A/Cover), and Sarah Stern (C)
  • On sale Aug 2 • FC, 32 pages • $3.99 • Miniseries
  • Winter break isn’t so relaxing for the team! A creature from the dark dimension Nephos has been summoned to their town by unknown enemies. The girls also discover they aren’t the only Zodiac Starforce team—are they friend . . . or foe?
  • “Zodiac Starforce is your new favorite thing.”—The Mary Sue
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