Preview: Protectors, Inc. #2 by Straczynski, Purcell, and Atiyeh

Preview of Protectors, Inc. #2 (Image)

Protectors, Inc. #2

Here’s a preview of Protectors, Inc. #2 by writer J. Michael Straczynski and artists Gordon Purcell and Mike Atiyeh, courtesy of Image Comics – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

PROTECTORS, INC. #2

written J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI
art GORDON PURCELL & MIKE ATIYEH
cover a GORDON PURCELL & MIKE ATIYEH
cover b RENAE DE LIZ & RAY DILLION

DECEMBER 11
32 PAGES / FC / M
$2.99

An unexplained local disappearance, a corpse that lands several hundred miles from the scene of the crime, and the very first death of one of the Protectors…what do these three seemingly unrelated incidents have in common? And why is Protectors, Inc. so determined to whitewash the possibility that the super-powered hero was murdered? Lieutenant Detective Riley may be the only one who really wants to discover the truth.

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Preview: Day Men #2 by Gagnon, Nelson, and Stelfreeze

Preview of Day Men #2 (BOOM!)

Day Men #1

Here’s a preview of Day Men #2 by writers Matt Gagnon and Michael Alan Nelson and artist Brian Stelfreeze, courtesy of BOOM! Studios – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

Day Men #2

Written by: Matt Gagnon, Michael Alan Nelson
Illustrated by: Brian Stelfreeze

David Reid is not having a good day. A full-blown war has erupted between the Virgo and Ramses families, and David is left to pick up the pieces while his vampire employers sleep. But with the Ramses’ legendary Day Man Jacob the Burner on his tail, will David even make it to sundown?

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Preview: Krampus #1 by Brian Joines and Dean Kotz

Preview of Krampus #1 (Image)

Krampus #1

A six page preview of Krampus #1 by writer Brian Joines and artist Dean Kotz, courtesy of Image Comics – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

KRAMPUS! #1

story BRIAN JOINES
art / cover DEAN KOTZ

DECEMBER 11
32 PAGES / FC / T+
$2.99

Meet the Secret Society of Santa Clauses. For centuries, Father Christmas, Ded Moroz, Hoteiosho, and others have magically distributed Christmas cheer to children around the world. But when the source of their power is stolen, a desperate Society turns to an usual source for help: the dreaded Krampus, child-punishing demon of holiday lore. Free of his cell for the first time in decades, will the Krampus uncover the truth behind the Santas’ depowering or leave his jailers to their ultimate fate? It’s Snake Plissken by way of the Grinch as the darkly comedic adventure begins here.

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Preview: Dead Body Road #1 by Jordan, Scalera, and Dinisio

Preview of Dead Body Road #1 (Image)

Dead Body Road #1

Here’s a preview of Dead Body Road #1 by writer Justin Jordan and artists Matteo Scalera & Moreno Dinisio, courtesy of Image Comics – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

DEAD BODY ROAD #1 (of 6)

story JUSTIN JORDAN
art / cover MATTEO SCALERA & MORENO DINISIO

DECEMBER 11
32 PAGES / FC / M
$2.99

The men involved in his wife’s death must die. All of them.

Writer JUSTIN JORDAN (LUTHER STRODE) and artist MATTEO SCALERA (BLACK SCIENCE, Indestructible Hulk) craft the bruising story of one man’s revenge and the dark road he travels.

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Preview: Sinister Dexter #1 by Dan Abnett and Andy Clarke

Preview of Sinister Dexter #1 (IDW)

Sinister Dexter #1

Here’s a preview of Sinister Dexter #1 by writer Dan Abnett and artist Andy Clarke, courtesy of IDW Publishing – on sale December 11th, 2013

 

Sinister Dexter #1 (of 7)

Dan Abnett (w) • Andy Clarke (a) • Antonio Fuso (c)

The popular sci-fi strip makes its way to our shores! Finn and Ramone in two classic 2000 AD stories! First is “Money Shots,” which sees the two gunsharks crashing the set of an adult movie in order to carry out a hit on a target that may be happier to see them than they expected! Second is “Point Blanc.” The duo is recruited to take out a narc boss who owns extreme firepower. Is their mystery employer out for more than control of Downlode’s heavy-duty killware?

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Preview: Indestructible #1 by Kline, Garron, and Garcia

Preview of Indestructible #1 (IDW)

Indestructible #1

Here’s a preview of Indestructible #1, written by Jeff Kline and illustrated by Javi Garron & Salvi Garcia, courtesy of IDW Publishing – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

Indestructible #1 (of 4)

Jeff Kline (w) • Javi Garron & Salvi Garcia (a) • Jose Lopez (c)

Meet Greg Pincus — the planet’s brand-spanking-newest Superhero. One small problem: Greg is neither super, nor particularly heroic.  But, he sure enjoys the perks that come with the job.  Can Greg survive in a celebrity-obsessed world that wrongly believes he’s indestructible?

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Preview: Star Trek Annual 2013 by John Byrne

Preview of Star Trek Annual 2013 (IDW)

Star Trek Annual 2013

Here’s a preview of Star Trek Annual 2013, a fumetti style fotonovel written and assembled by John Byrne, courtesy of IDW Publishing – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

Star Trek Annual 2013

John Byrne (w & a & c)

A special extra-length, one-of-a-kind “fotonovel” sequel to a beloved classic! Years ago, James Kirk saved his ship, but the price was the life of his oldest friend in Starfleet—or was it? The crew of the starship ENTERPRISE faces a staggering discovery in a brand-new “episode” of the original STAR TREK.

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Preview: Eternal Warrior #4 by Pak, Hairsine, and Bernard

Death to the Gods in
ETERNAL WARRIOR #4!

Eternal Warrior #4

Here’s a preview of Eternal Warrior #4, written by Greg Pak with art from Trevor Hairsine & Diego Bernard, courtesy of Valiant Comics – on sale December 18th, 2013.

 

Press Release

Valiant is proud to present an advance preview of Eternal Warrior #4 from New York Times best-selling writer Greg Pak and all-star artistic talents Trevor Hairsine and Diego Bernard! Fist and steel, blood and bone… The Eternal Warrior’s first solo adventure in the all-new Valiant Universe thunders into a skull-crushing conclusion right here on December 18th!

Gilad Anni-Padda was once the Earth’s sworn champion…but time changes everything. Together with his daughter and fellow immortal, Xaran, the Eternal Warrior has returned to stop the never-ending cycle of bloodshed that comes with obeying the Earth’s command. To do it, he’ll slay the god of the Earth itself…and the legion of swords at her command. But, immortal or not, can history’s most feared warrior withstand the divine wrath which he has wrought?

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Preview: Harbinger #19 by Joshua Dysart, Barry Kitson, and Riley Rossmo

PERFECT DAY No More in HARBINGER #19!

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Here’s a preview of Harbinger #19 by writer Joshua Dysart and artists Barry Kitson & Riley Rossmo, courtesy of Valiant Comics – on sale December 11th, 2013.

 

Press Release

Valiant is proud to present an advance preview of Harbinger #19 – featuring the conclusion to the acclaimed story arc “Perfect Day” by all-star creators Joshua Dysart, Barry Kitson, and Riley Rossmo!

With Toyo Harada pushed to the limit and the very walls of Harbinger Foundation crumbling on all sides, the grim truth behind the most shocking arc of Harbinger yet is about to finally be revealed. Peter Stanchek is about to undertake the mental battle of his life…and the fate and freedom of his fellow Renegades hangs in the balance.

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Preview: Polarity Vol. 1 TPB by Max Bemis and Jorge Coelho

Preview of Polarity Vol. 1 TPB

Polarity Vol. 1 TPB

Here’s a preview of Polarity Vol. 1 TPB by writer/musician Max Bemis and artist Jorge Coelho, courtesy of BOOM! Studios – on sale December 4th, 2013.

 

Polarity Vol 1 TPB

Written by: Max Bemis
Illustrated by: Jorge Coelho

ISBN13: 9781608863464
Diamond Code: OCT131011

WHY WE LOVE IT: The combination of a very personal story with a completely fresh take on the nature of super powers had us hooked from the beginning.

WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT: Max Bemis is not only an incredibly talented songwriter (and lead singer for the band Say Anything), but an exciting, fresh voice in comics. Jorge Coelho serves up dynamic, expressive action while keeping POLARITY grounded. Plus everyone hates hipsters, right?

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