Image Comics: Warren Ellis, Matt Fraction among the novelties of September
Starts the new series by Warren Ellis, which brings us in a remote area of Russia; Matt Fraction presents us with the first HC of November. And back Pretty Deadly! But it is also a time of closure for some of the series.
TREES: THREE FATES #1 (of 5)
WRITER: Warren Ellis
ARTIST / COVER: Jason Howard
11 SEPTEMBER /24 pages / $ 3,99
“A unique read and exciting.” -IGN The acclaimed series by WARREN ELLIS and JASON HOWARD, currently being adapted for a tv version, he returns with a new tale of murder and ghosts! In the remote Russian village of Toska, there is a corpse which was found eleven years ago. The police sergeant Klara Voranova, still haunted by that day, he has no idea how this murder will change everything, nor of what awaits you in the shade of the Tree.
WRITER: Mike Norton
ARTIST: Mike Norton, Allen Passalaqua
COVER A: Allen Passalaqua, Mike Norton
COVER B: Chris Samnee, Matt Wilson
SEPTEMBER 4 /32 pages / $ 3,99
The popular webcomic, beloved by fans and winner of the EISNER Award winner, MIKE NORTON and ALLEN PASSALAQUA is now a NEW SERIES! Several years have passed since the last Kinmundiano has saved the world with the help of his trusty Battlepug, but a new threat presents itself. The epic tale back when our barbarian's favorite, and his trusty dog too grown up renew their search of an insane adventure! The same dog. NEW TRICKS!
NOVEMBER, BOOK ONE (of three) HC
WRITER: Matt Fraction
ARTIST / COVER: Elsa Charretier
6 NOVEMBER /80 pages / $ 16,99
The lives of three women intersect in the dark slums, and criminals. While the fire and the violence, splitting their town in the course of a single day and a single night, they discover that their lives are linked by a single man, which seems to be the cause of all this. A night. A city or town. Three women in NOVEMBER: the first of a sequence of three graphic novel by MATT FRACTION (SEX CRIMINALS, Hawkeye) and ELSA CHARRETIER (Star Wars, Infinite Loop), with colors by MATT HOLLINGSWORTH, and the craftsmanship of the designer KURT ANKENY.
PREATTY DEADLY: THE RAT #1 (of 5)
WRITER: Kelly Sue DeConnick
ARTIST / COVER: Emma Ríos
SEPTEMBER 4 / 32 pages / $ 3,99
KELLY SUE DeCONNICK (BITCH PLANET, Captain Marvel) and EMMA RÍOS (MIRROR, I. D.) began a new chapter in the dark and deadly era of gold of Hollywood. Choose the compliment that you prefer to PREATTY DEADLY: “Preatty Deadly that veers to old Hollywood is the best turn that this dark fairytale could take. One of my favorite books, that aims right at my jugular. I can't wait”. – Ed Brubaker
“With his poetry and violence, there is nothing like it. Custoditelo”.- Kieron Gillen
“This strange saga western merry merges a dreamy a Greek chorus, the spaghetti western, tales of the trickster americans and gruesome manga shoujo japanese. At the center of everything, however, there is a masterpiece of mitopoiesi that many imaginative literary would like to emulate”. – NK Jemisin, NYT Book Review
“A fierce series of powerful characters created by a wonderful art. Is Sergio Leone with American Gods by Neil Gaiman, a mix of hell but tantalizing mythology epic from the ancient poets, fairy tales, unrelenting of the Old World and the folklore of the blood-soaked old West”. – Tor.com
“From the moment you open the pages, you are transported into a fantasy world as any fairy tale and disturbing as any ghost story. Pretty Deadly is the breaking point in the best possible way”. – IGN
“It is ambitious and stimulating... under a facade of violence and sacrifice, the art of Rios is lush and detailed, and is more than able to keep up with the story of vast scope.” – Publishers Weekly
“Pretty Deadly, one of the comics most fascinating published today, is a realism of the kind of magic that began as a western in the style of Sergio Leone, but has turned into a macabre story of the first world war, with its second arc”. – The Onion's AV Club
SFSX (Safe Sex) #1
WRITER: Tina Horn
ARTIST: Michael Dowling
COVER: Tula Lotay
25 SEPTEMBER / 24 pages / $ 3,99
The writer KIN TINA HORN joins the artist MICHAEL DOWLING (Unfollow, Death Sentence) for SFSX, a social thriller on sex, love, and torture, which reads as if it were SEX CRIMINALS crossover with Oceans 8, with a touch of SUNSTONE! In an America's draconian where sexuality is bureaucratised and controlled, a group of homosexual keeps the magic alive in a club underground called Dirty Mind. Using their skills of bondage only, they decide to infiltrate the mysterious Centre of the Pleasure of the government, to free their friends and fight the power!
Here's the series ending, instead:
SECTION ZERO no. 6 (of 6)
WRITER: Karl Kesel
ARTIST: Karl Kesel, Tom Grummett
COVER: Tom Grummett, Karl Kesel
COVER B: Adam Hughes
COVER C: Stuart Immonen
4 SEPTEMBER / 36 pages / $ 3,99
“RING OF FIRE” - This final action packed, has everything: death, destruction, the greatest sacrifice of all, even the Mall of America! KARL KESEL (Harley Quinn, Superboy) and TOM GRUMMETT (The death of Superman, Superboy) must be all-round in this action-packed!
CURSE WORDS #25
WRITER: Charles Soule
ARTIST / COVER A / COVER B: Ryan Browne
SEPTEMBER 25 / 32 pages / $ 3,99
Friends, it's been a hellish ride, only a hellish ride... and now is the time to see how CURSE WORDS brings this ship is ungainly in the port. It will be the best final of the Game of Thrones, Lost, Battlestar Galactica, and M * A * S * H together? Without a doubt. Thank you for all your support for this series over the years... see you at the next!
MAN-EATER n. 12
WRITER: Chelsea Cain
ARTIST / COVER A / COVER B / COVER C: Lia Miternique
4 SEPTEMBER / 28 pages / $ 3,99
“MANUAL FOR REVOLUTION” our series of MAN-EATERS in 12 numbers culminates with this booklet, comedian / sacred text / manifesto only satirical / cat care / owner's manual step-by-step for the dismantling of the patriarchy. Each copy comes with a little bit of hope, at no additional cost. The amount of the hope may vary. The hope is limited. Some readers may receive instead of the fury.
THE WHITE TREES #2 (of 2)
WRITER: Chip Zdarsky
ARTIST / COVER: Kris Anka
SEPTEMBER 11 / 40 pages / $ 4,99
The violence is in the air and Krylos has not taken a breath for decades. Can save his son, and his soul while regaining the confidence of lost friends? The wonderful and spectacular mini-SERIES, OVERSIZED TWO-NUMBERS – written by CHIP ZDARSKY and illustrated by KRIS ANKA and MATT WILSON – ends!
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