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Written by Joe Casey, art and cover by Mike Huddleston.

At one time, Butcher Baker was the preeminent, All-American superhero. Now, he's getting laid. A lot. But one last mission could signal his return to glory, so he's back on the blacktop!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 30.


Written by Richard Starkings, art by Axel Medellin, cover by Boo Cook, variant covers by Ian Churchill, Ed McGuinness and Starkings, retailer incentive cover by J. Scott Campbell.

Hip Flask awakens one morning to find everything is not as it seems... A great jump-on issue for new readers! Features the first of a triptych of retailer incentive covers by J. Scott Campbell!

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on March 30.


Written by Richard Starkings, art by Moritat, Axel Medellin and Marian Churchland, cover by Boo Cook.

A MAPPO sleeper cell has been reactivating Elephantmen, affecting not only the lives of Hip Flask and Ebony Hide but Vanity Case, Miki, Sahara and LAPD Lieutenant Blackthorne as well. Collects ELEPHANTMEN #24-30.

312 pages, $34.99, in stores on March 23.


Written by Hoang Nguyen, Khari Evans, Paul Gardner and Mike Kennedy, art and cover by Nguyen, Evans and Kinsun Loh.

To a noble family twins are born: Mathilde and Giselle, the Sisters Grey. For generations the Sisters have protected and counseled the Kaiser, ruler of Mitteleuropa. But this is a different time. At the birth of the industrial age a great war is raging. When the Kaiser is assassinated, Giselle is accused. Pursued by her sisters and hunted by the enemy, Giselle must unravel the prophecy of the Carbon Grey before history itself is rewritten.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 2.


Written by Kurtis J. Wiebe, art and cover by Scott Kowalchuk.

"Mad Scientists Are A Girl's Worst Enemy," Part One. The Rat Bastards are a collection of runaway and homeless teenagers that have been taken in and cared for by an aging inventor, Dante. Applying his brilliance, he crafts marvelous technological contraptions. With his vision and help, the teenagers agree to don his technology for the betterment of mankind. Together, they combat tyranny and stop madmen from bringing harm to the world.

24 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 2.


Written by Jim Krueger, art by Dennis Calero and Ben Templesmith, covers by Calero, Templesmith and Arthur Suydam.

Inspired by the music of SoCal metal band The Kill Corps, the story follows a team of mercenaries who unwillingly become the instruments of destruction in an evil deity's plot to rule over mankind. Transported to a war-torn Hell dimension, the team must fight their way through every brutal era in human history to gain their freedom and save humanity.

Marking the first time a band will release music as a comic book, the 48-page version includes a download code for The Kill Corps' four-track EP ("Sticks and Stones," "Sea of Faces," "It's " Wonderful Life," and "Until the End"), plus concept art and bonus images from Templesmith and Calero. The 32-page version includes a download code for the band's first single, "It's a Wonderful Life".

32 pages, 1-Track Download, $2.99; 48 pages, 4-Track Download, $5.99, in stores on March 16.


Wrtten by Micah S. Harris, art by Loston Wallace, Michael Youngblood and Olli Hihnala, covers by Darwyn Cooke and Dean Yeagle.

Fun fact: Washington D.C.'s occult architecture was configured to roll out the red carpet for an extra-dimensional dark lord! But hidden in plain sight in the heart of our nation's capitol is the one artifact that can turn back this nefarious entity. Now, it's up to Lorna, Relic Wrangler, to pilfer a certain Memorial and curry the sacred object to its destiny -- all the while unaware that she is delivering herself as a sacrificial party favor! PLUS: Thrill to the Girl Fight on the Threshold of Doom when Lorna confronts her teenage adversary turned cat-suited villainess! It's high school all over again when two worlds collide on the National Mall!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on March 23.


Written, art and cover by Jimmie Robinson.

There can only be one Queen! Following the explosive fight against President Obama in Bomb Queen, Vol. 6, Bomb Queen continues her war against the world when she travels to London to kill the Queen of England. But Madame Queen has a few super-heroine tricks up her sleeve, too...

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on March 9.


Written, art and cover by Erik Larsen.

Erik Larsen's stunning 24-hour comic in full color! Artist Erik Larsen unleashed! All of Erik's odd but entertaining Popgun strips are collected, along with his 24-hour comic "Guy Talk," in this handsome volume! Herculian! Punchin' Judy! Bacon Mummy! Mickey Maus! Reggie the Veggie! Cheeseburger-Head! Lotta Malarky!

48 pages, $4.99, in stores on March 2.


In 2007, Rob Schrab completed Scud the Disposable Assassin after a ten-year hiatus. Fans rejoiced but demanded to know what had taken him so long. The answer lies within these pages. This is a collection of concept sketches from his many sci-fi, horror and animation projects in TV/film that never saw the light of day. Some were abandoned, some are coming soon, but all are here to enjoy. From the co-creator of Monster House and The Sarah Silverman Program.

56 pages, $24.99, in stores on March 30.


Written, art and cover by Josh Howard.

After being forced to kill her closest friend, Nara has been banished to Purgatory. Doomed to wander a hostile and timeless wasteland ruled by the mysterious Witch Queen, Nara has accepted her fate as penance for her actions. Haunted by the ghosts of her past, she faces her greatest challenge as she confronts who she's been and what she will become. Collects Dead@17: The Witch Queen #1-4.

104 pages, $12.99, in stores on March 30.


Written, art and cover by Erik Larsen.

Witness Savage Dragon's transition as he becomes the greatest foe to ever grace the pages of his own book! It's the end of the world as you've never seen it before! When Savage Dragon goes bad, who will face him? Would you believe: everybody else? Collects Saveage Dragon #163-168.

128 pages, $14.99, in stores on March 10.


Written by Jim Zubkavich, art by Edwing Huang, Chris Stevens and Misty Coats, cover by Huang and Espen Grundetjern.

Two nameless mercenaries are mashing monsters and making a name for themselves. Image's new hit fantasy action-comedy series has gone through multiple printings of each issue released so far and is getting rave reviews from readers and critics alike. Pick up the first collection, and find out what all the excitement is all about! Collects Skullkickers #1-5 and the short stories from Popgun, Vol. 2 & 3.

144 pages, $16.99, in stores on March 9.


Written by Todd McFarlane, art by Greg Capullo, Todd McFarlane, Danny Miki and Chance Wolf, cover by Greg Capullo.

Cy-Gor's arduous hunt for Spawn reaches its pinnacle in a fierce battle in the alleys. While Spawn is occupied, the Fitzegerald family suffers at the hands of a kidnapping clown, who takes Cyan. Throw Angela and Jason Wynn back into the mix, and Spawn's really got his hands full! Collects Spawn #57-62.

160 pages, $14.99, in stores on March 23.

CHEW #27

Written by John Layman, art and cover by Rob Guillory.

"Space Cakes," Part Two. Delivered from the future! We jump ahead and show you exactly where Tony Chu is nine issues and two story arcs from now. Yes, Chew presents its version of "One Year Later." A brilliant jumping on-point, or a pathetic cry for attention? You decide! Also: Those frickin' chogs return!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 23.


Written by John Layman, art and cover by Rob Guillory.

Presenting a special behind-the-scenes, chock-full-o'-extras look of the first issue of Chew. Contains the entire first script, as well as penciled and preliminary art, and a detailed look at the entire process of putting the book together.

48 pages, black and white, $3.99, in stores on March 16.


Written by Kennedy Xu, art and cover by Ken Chou.

A week ago Sean watched the life he knew slip away. Recruited by his eccentric uncle, he learns of his family's ancient legacy. Then -- uprooted and thrown into the dangerous wilds of China -- Sean must prove himself once and for all. But this is no ordinary initiation...

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 2.


Written by Phil Hester, art and cover by Andy Kuhn and Bill Crabtree.

"Holmgang," conclusion. In the epic conclusion to the next stage of the Firebreather saga, Duncan faces death at the hands of his half brother in the streets of Progress. Meanwhile, the mysterious Mr. Go's plans for Duncan come into focus, plans that put Duncan's mother in the line of fire. Also, has Colonel Barnes turned against Duncan at last?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 2.


Written by Tim Seeley, art by Dan Leister, covers by Seeley, Carlos Badilla and Eamon O'Donaghue.

Hack/Slash Inc. is under siege by zombie animals as undead vet Bobby Brunswick returns from the grave. Cassie and Vlad will have to team with an archenemy to keep their friends from becoming undead pet food! Meanwhile, Samhain's hunt for the Black Lamp will bring him to a very dark place!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on March 9.


Written by Marc Guggenheim and Tara Butters, art and cover by Ryan Bodenheim and Mark Englert.

Mini-series conclusion! This is it! The jaw-dropping climax to the critically-acclaimed series. It's Sabre versus... everyone. For nothing less than the fate of the entire world.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 9.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art by Greg Capullo and Todd McFarlane, cover by Capullo.

After the status quo-altering events of last issue, Kurt and Daniel must come to grips with what's happened... But the Apparition is still out there, and it won't rest until Haunt is pulled from the realm of the living.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 16.


Written by Nick Spencer, art and cover by Christian Ward.

Mark's on the run from the makers of the Infinite Vacation, a commercial venture that allows users to move between alternate realities. After learning more about the Vacation's secrets from a mysterious woman, his newfound enemies call upon a deadly alternate version of himself to deal with their problems once and for all!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on March 23.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art and cover by Ryan Ottley and FCO Plascencia.

Invincible continues making up for lost time while he was out in space fighting The Viltrumite War. His efforts bring him face-to-face with PowerPlex, who still blames Invincible for the death of his wife and son. The thing is, these days Invincible has plenty to be angry about as well, so things are about to get intense!

"32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 16.


Written by S. Steven Struble, art and cover by Sina Grace.

"That's Not My Name." What will the Li'l Depressed Boy go through to learn the name of his dream girl? Comic shops, video games, hoards of zombies, and a game of high stakes style-points bowling. That's what.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 9.


Written, art and cover by Ian Churchill.

"Chapter Four: Finding Nemo." Deep Marine One, along with Lieutenant Greene, has vanished! Could it be an accident or something more sinister? Whatever the case, Steve "Marineman" Ocean is sent to investigate, resulting in a startling revelation that may change his life forever!

"32 pages, $3.99, in stores on March 2.


Written by Ben McCool, art and cover by Nikki Cook.

"Beware the Woods." With Bob Rockman's bizarre story about to be exposed to the world, Trent MacGowan is set to leave Lowesville and reap the rewards. At least, that's what he thinks... Dark forces soon come into play, along with a series of hellish flashbacks from Trent's past. Can the two be related?

32 pages, black and white, $3.50, in stores on March 16.


Written by Bryan J.L. Glass and Michael Avon Oeming, art by Victor Santos, covers by Oeming, Santos and Veronica Gandini.

"Three Blind Mice." One-Arm Leito begins his training under the tutelage of the scheming betrayer Pilot the Tall, while only the blind mouse Harad has the remaining senses to suspect the truth. Aquila leads her own trio of mice on an ill-fated expedition to rescue Karic and Cassius. While at the Great Ash Tree, the Templar triad of priests place defrocked high priest Micah on trial for what has become of Karic's legacy -- a growing resistance movement the priesthood cannot control.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 23.


Written by Jon Hoeber and Erich Hoeber, art and cover by Werther Dell'Edera and Arianna Florean.

Paul's descent continues as he discovers more about the disturbing supernatural forces in his life, and he finally accepts his Mission: commit murder to save the life of an innocent.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 23.


Written by Nick Spencer, art by Joe Eisma, cover by Rodin Esqueljo.

What is Morning Glory Academy, and what does it want with Casey, Zoe, Hunter, Ike, Jade, and Jun? What mysteries connect the six of them to the school, and what is their true potential? This spellbinding issue brings us one step closer to the answers to those pivotal questions!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 16.


Written, art and cover by James Stokoe.

"The Road to Rekanda Tor," part two. Rogue orc One-Eye and his companions continue on to the mountain fortress of Rekanda Tor. Special guest cover by Brandon Graham!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 30.


Written by Alex Grecian, art and cover by Riley Rossmo.

"Endangered," Part Four. Proof has been fighting monsters for more than 200 years. Now somebody finally dies. Proof's running out of friends and may have to turn to his enemies for help.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on March 16.


Written by Benito Cereno, art and cover by James Harren and Dylan McCrae.

Mini-series conclusion! ! In the face of the Martians' boldest attack on the Earth yet, Santa decides to take the fight to the red planet! Alone on the desolate surface of Mars, can the immortal saint negotiate peace with a culture that is founded on war?

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on March 2.


Written by Erik Larsen, art and cover by Larsen.

"Mighty Madman." The world's mightiest man is back -- and that spells trouble! Mighty Man returns, and it's no cause for celebration as his rampage threatens to level what's left of the Windy City! What hope does Malcolm Dragon have against the most powerful being to ever walk the face of the Earth?

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on March 2.

SPAWN #205

Written by Will Carlton, art by Szymon Kudranski and Todd McFarlane, cover by Kudranski.

The return of The Curse. The Curse is now the leader of a newfound cult, whose plan is to discredit the work of Spawn's alter ego, Jim Downing. Politics, power, and pain lead the charge in this stunning tail of treachery.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 30.


Art by Charlie Adlard and Cliff Rathburn.

Just in time to celebrate the first season on DVD and Blu-Ray, an all-new hoodie featuring The Walking Dead! Showcasing artwork by Charlie Adlard, it's the best way to show your love for the undead!

$44.99 S-XL, $47.99 XXL, in stores on March 30.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art by Charlie Adlard, cover by Tony Moore.

With a roof over their heads and food in their bellies, Rick and crew seem to have finally gotten the opportunity to relax in this apocalyptic zombie hell-hole they call home. But now that their guard is down, disaster strikes. Rick finds himself in a position no father or husband should be in.

32 pages, black and white, $2.99, in stores on March 2.


Written by Robert

After the ordeal Rick endured in the last issue, he sets out to find safer shelter. More is learned about the zombies that now out-number us 5,000 to 1... But when it comes to some things... it's better not to know. Rick begins to wonder if there is a light at the end of this tunnel his life has become, and even if there is, how can he expect to ever make it there?

32 pages, black and white, $2.99, in stores on March 9.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art by Charlie Adlard, cover by Tony Moore.

Rick is finally getting settled into his new life. He's got a roof over his head and a pretty secure shelter, and he's surrounded by people who he's come to know as friends. Over all, life is good. And after the last few months he's been through he welcomes this change. But things can't stay like this forever. Something bad looms just beyond the horizon -- something really bad.

32 pages, black and white, $2.99, in stores on March 16.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art by Charlie Adlard, cover by Tony Moore.

It always comes down to this. In a world ruled by zombies -- where at any moment something could leap out of the shadows and end your life -- it seems like finally there would be a cause that would unite man and end all our petty squabbles. No. It's never that simple. Now Rick has a gun to his head.

32 pages, black and white, $2.99, in stores on March 23.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art by Charlie Adlard, cover by Tony Moore.

The epic tale of survival continues. Rick and crew have found another place that could possibly become a suitable shelter. This place is perfect: It's secure, it's large, it has nearly everything they could ever need. The only problem is that it's already got tenants. Dead ones... lots of them.

32 pages, black and white, $2.99, in stores on March 30.


Written by Robert Kirkman, art and cover by Charlie Adlard and Cliff Rathburn.

"No Way Out" continues. What is left but surrender?

32 pages, black and white, $2.99, in stores on March 9.


Written by Nathan Edmondson, art and cover by Tonci Zonjic.

Chapter three. Does Jake himself know who he is? Europe closes in around Jon, who is faced with the choice of fight or flight: Will he continue to hide in alleys and nightclubs, or will he fight back -- even if doing so means losing his only defense?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on March 9.

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