SOLLICITATIONS DARK HORSE - FEVRIER 2019

DARK HORSE COMICS FOR FEBRUARY

ANTHEM #1

Written by Alexander Freed, Mac Walters, art by Eduardo Francisco, Michael Atiyeh, cover by Eduardo Francisco.

When Kismet’s family is ambushed while traveling between settlements, the young boy is rescued by one of the exosuit-clad warriors known as Freelancers. Now an orphan, it’s up to him, and his adoptive sister Jani, to build a future for themselves-and humanity-on a planet filled with danger.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

THE GIRL IN THE BAY #1

Written by J.M. DeMatteis, art and cover by Corin Howell.

In 1969, seventeen-year-old Kathy Sartori was brutally attacked, her body hurled into Brooklyn’s Sheepshead Bay. Miraculously, she survives, fights her way back to the surface, only to discover that 50 years have passed, and an eerie doppelganger has lived out an entire life in her place. Kathy soon confronts not just this strange double, but the madman who “murdered” her five decades earlier. Will he, and the dark entity that lives inside him, hold the key to Kathy’s missing years? Or will Kathy become a ghost of herself and be forced to live out what remains of her life on the edge of the world that she desperately wants to be a part of?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

ALIENS: DEAD ORBIT

Written, art and cover by James Stokoe.

After a horrific accident strikes a space station, an engineering officer must use all available tools-a timer, utility kit, and his wits-to survive an attack from the deadliest creature known to man. Collects issues #1-#4 of the hit Aliens story: Dead Orbit, penned by Orc Stain creator James Stokoe, and featuring new cover art, bonus process material, and high res scans of original art collected in a deluxe oversized hardcover format!

$34.99, in stores on April 24.

THE ART OF TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES

Written by Kevin Eastman, Ciro Nieli.

Step into the sewers with New York’s most bizarre teenage heroes and relive their epic adventures from Nickelodeon’s ground-breaking CG-animated series! Dig through early concept sketches, beautiful background paintings, and glimpses into the innovative CG production that brought the world to life. Learn the secrets behind the creation of the show through exclusive artwork and insider commentary all curated by the show’s executive producer Ciro Nieli. Get to know the Turtles like never before with The Art of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles! Featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of the show, featuring art from all five seasons!

$39.99, in stores on April 26.

AVATAR THE LAST AIRBENDER IMBALANCE PART TWO TP

Written by Faith Erin Hicks, art by Peter Wartman and Ryan Hill, cover by Peter Wartman.

Aang and Team Avatar race to resolve rising tensions between benders and non-benders before a town is torn apart! Written by Faith Erin Hicks (The Nameless City) and drawn by Peter Wartman (Stonebreaker), in collaboration with Avatar: The Last Airbender creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko, this is the ultimate continuation of Avatar!

$10.99, in stores on April 16.

BERSERK: THE FLAME DRAGON KNIGHT

Written by Kentaro Miura, Makoto Fukami, art and cover by Kentaro Miura.

Presenting the first Berserk novel, conceived and illustrated by Kentaro Miura and written by Makoto Fukami, novelist and screenwriter for the Berserk anime. The Flame Dragon Knight traces the rise of the warrior Grunbeld from humble beginnings to the all-powerful Apostle who will one day face Guts in mortal combat!

$14.99, in stores on April 3.

DISNEY ALADDIN

Written by Corinna Bechko, art by Pablo Vite.

A graphic novel anthology expanding on Disney’s live-action feature film Aladdin. Four tales bring the individuality and spirit of Aladdin and friends to the forefront, and connect to the events of the film in stories set before and during the film.

$10.99, in stores on May 1.

DISNEY PIXAR TOY STORY ADVENTURES VOL. 1

Written by Tea Orsi, Alessandro Q. Ferrari, more, art by Michela Frare, Luca Usai, more.

A collection of short comic stories spanning through animated films Disney/PIXAR Toy Story 1, 2, and 3! Set your jets for adventure. Join Woody, Buzz, and all of your Toy Story favorites in a variety of fun and exciting stories. Get ready to play with your favorite toys with Andy and Bonnie, join the toys as they take more journeys to the outside, play make-believe in a world of infinite possibilities, meet new friends, have a party or two-experience all of this and more in this collection of Toy Story Adventures Volume 1! Collecting well over 200 pages of Disney/PIXAR Toy Story comics, this graphic novel brings the adventure, comedy, and heart of Toy Story from the screen to your fingertips.

$10.99, in stores on April 3.

DISNEY PRINCESS HC ARIEL AND THE SEA WOLF

Written by Liz Marsham, art and cover by Tara Nicole Whitaker.

When Ariel accidentally drops a bracelet into a deep cave where supposedly the occupant is a dangerous carnivorous creature, her curiosity and sense of responsibility implores her to enter the cave . . . But what she finds within turns her quest for a bracelet into a quest for truth and trust-because sometimes what you hear isn’t what you should believe . . . and sometimes, it is.

$7.99, in stores on April 10.

EC ARCHIVES TWO-FISTED TALES HC VOL. 4

Written by Jack Davis, Colin Dawkins, more, art by Reed Crandall, Jack Davis, more, cover by Jack Davis.

Before Two-Fisted Tales burst onto the scene in 1950, war comics were largely unsophisticated, focusing only on action and adventure-wartime propaganda, essentially. But under the editorial direction of Harvey Kurtzman – who also penned the majority of the stories therein – Two-Fisted Tales dared to examine all the horror and madness to be found on the battlefield. Collecting Two-Fisted Tales issues #36-#41.

$49.99, in stores on April 10.

EERIE ARCHIVES VOL. 26

Written by Victor De La Fuente, William B. DuBay, more, art by Victor De La Fuente, Suguro Chayamachi, more, cover by Kirk Reinert.

Over 300 pages of ghastly horror, alien worlds, and heroic adventure await in Eerie Archives Volume 26. Featuring classic stories by Archie Goodwin, Howard Chaykin, Jim Starlin, Wally Wood, and others, this deluxe hardcover collection continues the complete collection of one of the most acclaimed magazines in comics history.

$49.99, in stores on April 24.

GANTZ OMNIBUS VOL. 3

Written, art and cover by Hiroya Oku.

The stakes raise for the conscripted Gantz team as they face an increasingly deadly array of bizarre alien adversaries. But while the team remain in the dark about the nature of the lethal “game” they’re forced to play, the consequences of losing couldn’t be more crystal clear! Collects Gantz volumes 7-9.

$24.99, in stores on April 17.

HELLBOY AND THE B.P.R.D. 1956 #4

Bruttenholm’s secret investigation comes to an abrupt and tragic end, and Hellboy’s absence forces him to send B.P.R.D agents to search for him in Mexico. Meanwhile, the conflict between Soviet occult team leader Varvara and her subordinates comes to a head!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

HELLBOY COASTER SET

4 cork-backed coasters featuring Mignola’s classic watercolors. Packaged in a full-color box.

$9.99, in stores on March 20.

HELLBOY ENAMEL PIN SET

Set of four pins, approximately 1" each.

$14.99, in stores on March 20.

HELLBOY MAGNET 4-PACK

Four 1.25" magnets in a handy hinged case, which measures 2.75" x 3.5".

$9.99, in stores on March 20.

HELLBOY MUG

11 oz. mug featuring an image of Hellboy and the logo

$12.99, in stores on April 17.

AMERICAN GODS VOL 2. MY AINSEL

Written by Neil Gaiman, art by P.Craig Russell and Scott Hampton, cover by David Mack.

The bizarre road trip across America continues as our heroes gather reinforcements for the imminent god war! Shadow and Wednesday leave the House on the Rock and continue their journey across the country where they set up aliases, meet new gods, and prepare for war. The Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, and Nebula award-winning novel and hit Starz television series by Neil Gaiman is adapted as a graphic novel! Collects issues #1-9 of American Gods: My Ainsel.

$29.99, in stores on April 24.

OLIVIA TWIST: HONOR AMONG THIEVES

Written by Darin Strauss, Adam Dalva, art and cover by Emma Vieceli.

To save a boy she barely knows, teenage orphan Olivia Twist joins The Esthers, a rag-tag girl gang of thieves running free in a dangerous future. Olivia’s life in this imminent London of internment camps and strange technology gets even more complicated when she discovers that she has more power and wealth than she’s ever dreamed of. But it comes with a great cost. This volume collects issues #1-4.

$19.99, in stores on April 24.

UMBRELLA ACADEMY: APOCALYPSE SUITE PUZZLE

Art by James Jean.

Deluxe 1,000 piece puzzle featuring gorgeous art by James Jean from the cover of the very first issue of The Umbrella Academy. The completed puzzle measures 20" x 27" and is printed in a high-quality matte finish. The puzzle pieces are secured inside a bag and packaged in a full-color box.

$19.99, in stores on March 20.

ALIENS RESISTANCE #2

Written by Brian Wood, art by Robert Carey, covers by Roberto de la Torre, Tristan Jones.

Amanda Ripley and Zula Hendricks make their way to the Weyland-Yutani black site, with the intent to disrupt a xenomorph-based weapons test. Only once they’ve arrived do they realize what is truly at stake, and that they must do whatever it takes to ensure this new technology is never deployed.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

AVATAR: TSU’TEY’S PATH #2

Written by Sherri Smith, art by Jan Duursema, Dan Parson, covers by Doug Wheatley, Shea Standerfer.

Tsu’tey, proud warrior of the Omatikaya clan, betrothed to Neyteri, has his life turned upside down by the arrival of Jake Sully of the Sky People.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 13.

BERSERK OFFICIAL GUIDEBOOK TP

Written, art and cover by Kentaro Miura.

Berserk has conquered the worlds of manga and anime, and now comes the essential roadmap to the sprawling Berserk universe, exploring the characters, creatures, settings, and stories of Berserk’s first 38 volumes. Profusely illustrated and including never-before-seen art (including an eight-page color section) and author notes by Kentaro Miura, the Official Guidebook is a comprehensive tour through the epic adventure, shocking horror, and graveyard humor that can be only Berserk!

$14.99, in stores on Jan. 16.

BLACK HAMMER: AGE OF DOOM #8

Written by Jeff Lemire, art and cover by Dean Ormston. cover by Bill Sienkiewicz.

Coming off the heels of the world-shattering revelations of the last issue, the Black Hammer team all are out of their element, literally.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

B.P.R.D.: The DEVIL YOU KNOW #13

Written by Mike Mignola, Scott Allie, art by Laurence Campbell, cover by Mike Mignola

Hellboy, Liz, and Abe return to New York for a final attempt to save mankind, while the rest of the bureau tries to shepherd survivors to safety.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

CRIMSON LOTUS #4

Written by Mike Mignola, John Arcudi, art by Mindy Lee, Michelle Madsen, cover by Tonci Zonjic

A run-in with the Crimson Lotus leads one agent to realize they’re being kept in the dark by the other, while the question of what the Lotus is after looms larger than ever.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

DEATH ORB #5

Written by Ryan Ferrier, art by and cover by Alejandro Aragon.

The quest of the ax-swinging wasteland survivor and his crew of rebels careens to an exciting conclusion in a violent final showdown with the mysterious Father and his doomsday cult. Will Rider find his wife? And if he does, what will be left of the American wasteland they live in?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

FIGHT CLUB 3 #2

Written by Chuck Palahniuk, art by Cameron Stewart, covers by David Mack, Cameron Stewart.

Tyler Durden is back, looking to chalk up some more conquests. But a new movement has replaced Project Mayhem, and even Tyler doesn’t know how to play by these rules. A strange picture frame provides a glimpse into another world, but it might not be as idyllic as it seems.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

GOD OF WAR #4

Written by Chris Roberson, art by Tony Parker, Dan Jackson, cover by E.M Gist.

Kratos enters the bears’ den. Seeking to dismantle the source of the berserkers’ power, he’s drawn into a skirmish that could put Atreus in peril. Can the God of War use his power to end the fighting without losing control, or will the rage overcome him and destroy the relationship he’s built with his son?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 13.

HALO: LONE WOLF #2

Written by Anne Toole, art by Kieran McKeown, JL Straw, Dan Jackson, cover by Christian Ward

With Dr. Chen, a dangerous ex-ONI scientist, in her sights, Spartan Linda-058 and her AI companion must find a way to end the threat posed by Chen and evacuate the endangered humans in the settlement. But as the Covenant prepare to stage an assault, Linda discovers that Chen holds the key to a secret that could endanger all of humanity if it fell into the wrong hands .

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

LAGUARDIA #3

Written by Nnedi Okorafor, art by Tana Ford, Jim Devlin, cover by Tana Ford.

Letme Live makes the ultimate sacrifice as Future is rushed to the hospital in the throes of labor fearful that her secret will finally be revealed once her baby is born.

32 pages, $4.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

LIGHTSTEP #4

Written by Milos Slavkovic, Mirko Topalski, art by Milos Slavkovic, Tiberiu Beka, cover by Milos Slavkovic.

An assassin is out for Jazzman’s blood-seeking revenge for a promise broken years ago. Or was it just yesterday? Relativity encounters immortality and friends who have become old enemies are reunited in a quest for a secret that may save the galaxy…; hidden in a radio play from the 1930s!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 20.

MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 #6

Written by Joel Hodgson, Harold Buchholz, Matt McGinnis, Mary Robinson, Seth Robinson, Sharyl Volpe, art by Mike Manley, Wes Dzioba, Jack Pollock, Todd Nauck, covers by Todd Nauck, Steve Vance.

Mad Scientist Kinga Forrester, determined to become the Queen of All Media, nearly has the world of comics in her grasp. But she has not reckoned with the nihilistic power of The Crow Keeper! Joel Hodgson and the MST crew do for comic books what they’ve done for movies, and the results are laugh out loud funny!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 13.

STARCRAFT SOLDIERS #2

Written by Jody Houser, Andrew Robinson, art and cover by Miguel Sepulveda.

Lieutenant Shivani Singh confronts the realities of the frontier in the second issue of Blizzard Entertainment and Dark Horse’s StarCraft: Soldiers. After a routine patrol ends in tragedy, Singh launches an investigation to root out threats to the fragile peace between the Dominion and the zerg swarm.

32 pages, $4.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

SWORD DAUGHTER #6

Written by Brian Wood, art by Mack Chater, covers by Ben Oliver,

The Forty Swords catch up to Dag and Elsbeth, and a battle is fought on two fronts: the father fights for his daughter’s future, and an old man’s freedom is paid for in blood.

32 pages, $4.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

TOM CLANCY’S DIVISION: EXTREMIS MALIS #2

Written by Christofer Emgard, art by Fernando Baldo, Michael Atiyeh, cover by John Paul Leon.

Weeks into his pursuit of Mantis-the woman who murdered his partner-Division agent Caleb Dunne arrives in Philadelphia. Teaming up with fellow agent Heather Ward, he gathers clues to Mantis’s whereabouts, running afoul of an aggressive militia called The Founders.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 13.

UMBRELLA ACADEMY HOTEL OBLIVION #5

Written by Gerard Way, art and cover by Gabriel Ba, Nick Filardi.

At the height of their popularity and adventuring, the Umbrella Academy had no idea their leader, Reginald Hargreeves, had created an off-world prison to house their worst opponents. Now, a few years after his death, Hargreeves’s inhuman plan has gone terribly wrong, and the Umbrella Academy are not ready for Earth’s nastiest villains . . .

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 6.

UMBRELLA ACADEMY PLAYING CARDS

Your favorite dysfunctional family is represented along with a cast of characters that span the series. Standard size deck, with 52 cards and 2 jokers.

$4.99, in stores on March 10.

WILLIAM GIBSON’S ALIEN 3 #4

Written by Johnnie Christmas, William Gibson, art by Johnnie Christmas, Tamra Bonvillain, cover by Johnnie Christmas

This is the official adaptation of the original screenplay for Alien 3, written by William Gibson, the award-winning science fiction author of the cyberpunk cult classic Neuromancer. You’ll see familiar characters and places-but not all is the same in this horrifying Cold War thriller! Suddenly, both the Rodina and Sulaco find themselves in a state of complete chaos, as the controlled environments go completely awry. When Hicks, Spence, and crew attempt to take matters into their own hands by expelling the Xenomorph embryos, they find that they may be too late.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 13.

WITCHER #3

Written by Aleksandra Motyka, art and cover by Marianna Strychowska.

After another mysterious incident looms heavy over Ofier, threatening the king. To help combat it, Geralt works side by side with Radeyah to procure and construct weapons strong to defeat the dark force. However, there are more nemeses than Geralt quite realizes and a confrontation in which he believes to be helping with only leads to more trouble for the witcher.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 20.

WYRD #2

Written by Curt Pires, art and covers by Antonio Fuso, Rafael Albquerque.

Anarchy in the UK! Wyrd is dispatched to deal with a politician endangering the international order… with black magic! Also: A glimpse behind the curtain of Wyrd’s past. The second chapter of Pires / Fuso’s strange espionage epic is here!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Feb. 27.

Oh, j’aime bien le concept, un peu archétypal mais avec un twist intéressant. + DeMatteis au scénar. (Et apparemment c’est lié à la ligne “Berger Books”.) Il va falloir que je songe à garder un œil là-dessus.