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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2013

DARK HORSE COMICS FOR JANUARY

#1 FOR $1: CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT

Joshua Williamson (W), Fernando Dagnino (A), Ego (C), and Steve Rude (Cover)

Witness the return of Captain Midnight -- for only $1! In the forties, he was an American hero, a daredevil fighter pilot, a technological genius ... a superhero. But after hurtling out of a freak storm in the Bermuda Triangle and into the present day, Captain Midnight doesn't know what or whom to trust!

32 pages, $1, in stores on Jan. 1.

#1 FOR $1: CONAN THE BARBARIAN

Brian Wood (W), Becky Cloonan (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Massimo Carnevale (Cover)

Superstar creators Brian Wood and Becky Cloonan's first issue of Conan the Barbarian is back in print -- for only $1! In this sweeping adaptation of Robert E. Howard's fan-favorite "Queen of the Black Coast," Conan takes to the high seas alongside the pirate queen Bêlit, setting the stage for an epic of romance, terror, and swashbuckling.

32 pages, $1, in stores on Jan. 1.

#1 FOR $1: X

Duane Swierczynski (W), Eric Nguyen (A), Michelle Madsen (C), and Clint Langley (Cover)

The enigmatic vigilante X has shattered Arcadia's criminal triumvirate, "the three pigs," and fixed his eye on an even tougher target. But with the police department AND the crime establishment teamed up against X, muckraking blogger Leigh Ferguson may be his only ally! The brutal beginning to Dark Horse's bloodiest hero!

32 pages, $1, in stores on Jan. 1.

ABE SAPIEN #9

Mike Mignola (W/Variant cover), Scott Allie (W), Max Fiumara (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)

Abe seeks shelter from the apocalypse in a small Arizona town that's been invaded by a familiar group of punks -- but the more immediate problem is a field full of strange monsters sprouting out of the dead like wheat!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 8.

THE ADVENTURES OF NILSON GROUNDTHUMPER AND HERMY HC

Stan Sakai (W/A/Cover) and Tom Luth (C)

Experience the rabbit action epic that might have been! More than just a precursor to Stan Sakai's beloved Usagi Yojimbo, his tales of medieval unwits Nilson and Hermy are every bit as funny, exciting, and beautifully illustrated as the saga of the familiar rabbit ronin! Collecting Nilson and Hermy's complete exploits!

96 pages, $14.99, in stores on March 19.

ARCHIE ARCHIVES VOLUME 9 HC

Bill Vigoda (A), Irv Novick (A), and Al Fagaly (A)

Dark Horse Comics and Archie Comics team up once again to bring you over 200 pages of sidesplitting high jinks from the Golden Age of Archie! The gang's all here: "typical teenager" Archie Andrews, his best pal Jughead, his eternal rival Reggie, and his lovely girlfriends Betty and Veronica -- and when these zany teens get together, the fun just never stops! Put some Pep in your step and have a laugh with Archie! Collecting every Archie appearance from Archie Comics #29–#31, Pep Comics #65–#67, and Laugh Comics #25–#26!

240 pages, $59.99, in stores on March 26.

AVATAR: THE LAST AIRBENDER -- THE RIFT PART 1 TP

Gene Luen Yang (W), Michael Dante DiMartino (W), Bryan Konietzko (W), and Gurihiru (A/Cover)

Avatar Aang asks his friends to help him honor Yangchen's Festival -- one of the highest Air Nomad holidays, which hasn't been celebrated in over one hundred years.

But cryptic visits from the spirit of Avatar Yangchen herself lead Aang to discover a jointly owned Fire Nation and Earth Kingdom refinery -- operating on land sacred to the Airbenders! Is this the cause of the pollution Aang finds there, or is a more mysterious menace afoot?

80 pages, $10.99, in stores on March 5.

BAD BLOOD #1

Jonathan Maberry (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover)

Getting bitten by a vampire pissed him off. Seeing his best friend brutally slaughtered started a war.

Trick was a typical college student -- sort of -- until vampires attacked. Then he found out his blood was poison to the bloodsuckers. And Trick will do anything to eradicate them.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

BALTIMORE: CHAPEL OF BONES #1

Mike Mignola (W), Christopher Golden (W), Ben Stenbeck (A), and Dave Stewart (C)

After his long hunt, Baltimore finally confronts the vampire who destroyed his life in London for a final showdown!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 1.

BLOOD BROTHERS TP

Mike Gagerman (W), Andrew Waller (W), Evan Shaner (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Juan Doe (Cover)

After a century of friendship, smoking opium with Genghis Khan and having orgies in Michelangelo's studio, two inseparable vampire buddies are on the verge of splitting up. Terrible timing, as an apocalypse-obsessed villain is plotting an end to humanity. Looks like Nick and Tree, immortal best buds getting by as bail bondsmen, are humanity's last hope ... Can they put their baggage aside long enough to save the world? Collects the entire miniseries.

104 pages, $12.99, in stores on March 19.

BLOODHOUND: CROWBAR MEDICINE #4

Dan Jolley (W), Leonard Kirk (P/Cover), Robin Riggs (I), and Moose Baumann (C)

learns the terrible secret behind Dr. Morgenstern's ability-granting Power Chip, he's also reeling from the family tragedy it's caused. All that's left is the choice between self-destruction and unleashing brutality on a level even Clev's never reached before!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 8.

B.P.R.D. HELL ON EARTH #115

Mike Mignola (W/Variant cover), John Arcudi (W), James Harren (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Rafael Albuquerque (Cover)

Two B.P.R.D. teams make their way through the monster-filled streets of a Manhattan wasteland in order to reach the Black Flame's fortress and take down his army.

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 15.

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER SEASON 9 VOLUME 5: THE CORE TP

Andrew Chambliss (W), Jane Espenson (W), Georges Jeanty (P), Karl Moline (P), Dexter Vines (I), Karl Story (I), Andy Owens (I), Michelle Madsen (C), and Jo Chen (Cover)

When Dawn falls ill, it's up to best friends Buffy, Xander, and Willow to join forces and find a supernatural cure in a world sorely lacking magic. The trio must fight their way into the Deeper Well, the former home of Illyria and other ancient gods known as the Old Ones, where they hope to jump-start magic back into existence. Collects Buffy Season 9 #21–#25 and "Love vs. Life" from Dark Horse Presents #25–#27.

160 pages, $17.99, in stores on March 5.

CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT ARCHIVES VOLUME 2: CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT SAVES THE WORLD HC

Bill Woolfolk (W), Leonard Frank (A), and others

Captain Jim Albright, inventor and ex-Army pilot, maintains a secret identity as Captain Midnight, flying superhero and defender of justice! In this second archival volume, featuring stories selected from the original 1940s Fawcett comics, Captain Midnight and his sidekick Ichabod Mudd explore new planets and defend the earth from aliens, including moon creatures, purple pirates, and the bizarre and villainous Xog! Collects selected stories from issues #48, #50, #52-#56, #58-#60, #62, #64, and #66.

152 pages, $49.99, in stores on March 12.

CAPTAIN MIDNIGHT #7

Joshua Williamson (W), Eduardo Francisco (A), Stefani Rennee (C), Freddie Williams II and Dan Scott (Cover)

Fighting for his life in Washington, DC, Captain Midnight struggles to do any damage to a secret organization's brutal assassin. Meanwhile, Agent Jones is abducted by an unexpected captor who may reveal the unsettling truth about the mysterious Black Sky's motives.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 22.

CATALYST COMIX #7

Joe Casey (W), Ulises Farinas (A), Paul Maybury (A), Dan McDaid (A), Brad Simpson (C), and Rafael Grampá (Cover)

The Agents of Change take the lead in this action-packed issue! Bear witness as Elvis, Wolfhunter, and the crew make a chilling discovery; Grace races to head off an invasion; and Frank puts down his peace pipe to tap a keg of whoop-ass!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

CLOWN FATALE #3

Victor Gischler (W), Maurizio Rosenzweig (A), Moreno Dinisio (C), and Tim Seeley (Cover)

The painted beauties go in guns a-blazin' to earn the bounty they need to crawl out of their squalid clown life. But the girls find out they're not quite as tough as they thought -- and when they fail to carry out the job to the letter, the boss decides he wants a refund. 

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 15.

CONAN AND THE PEOPLE OF THE BLACK CIRCLE #4

Fred Van Lente (W) and Ariel Olivetti (A/Cover)

To rescue the captive Devi Yasmina, Conan will have to overcome the malicious magicks of the Black Seers of Yimsha. But even if he can defeat the foul sorcerers in their own mountain fortress, he must still contend with their even more formidable master!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 29.

CONAN THE BARBARIAN #24

Brian Wood (W), Riccardo Burchielli (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Massimo Carnevale (Cover)

The penultimate issue in Brian Wood's acclaimed "Queen of the Black Coast"! The demonic residents of the river Zarkheba have exacted a devastating toll from Conan -- but still they demand more. With nothing left to lose, Conan sets out to face an evil whose power is beyond any earthly reckoning!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 22.

CREEPY COMICS VOLUME 3: THE LURKING FATE TP

Various (W/A)

Creepy Comics packs multiple dark dimensions of horror into one convenient, cadaverous collection! This latest volume of the abominable anthology features over a dozen new terror tales, including Uncle Creepy's instantly classic Lovecraft, romance, and unlucky #13 specials! Our contemptible contributors include, J. Torres, Amy Reeder, Joëlle Jones, Peter Bagge, Dan Braun, and many more! Don't miss out on a single panel of the frightening fun! Collects Creepy Comics #10–#13 and stories from Creepy Comics #8–#9.

Chillers from Richard Corben, John Arcudi, Gilbert Hernandez, Darick Robertson, Cullen Bunn, and Tyler Crook, plus art by Mike Mignola, Stan Sakai, and Matt Wagner!

184 pages, black and white, $19.99, in stores on March 12.

DARK HORSE PRESENTS #32

Mike Mignola (W), Caitlín R. Kiernan (W), Mike Baron (W), Phil Stanford (W), Steve Horton (W), Darrin Grimwood (W), Brendan McCarthy (W/A), Jamie S. Rich (W), Fred Van Lente (W), Rich Johnston (W), Chad Lambert (W), Mick McMahon (A/Cover), Steve Lieber (A), Steve Rude (A), Patric Reynolds (A), Ryan Cody (A), Brent Schoonover (A), Reilly Brown (A), Simon Rohrmüller (A), Christine Larsen (A), and Dave Stewart (C)

Delve into a twisted video game tale with Brendan McCarthy and Darrin Grimwood's The Deleted! Rich Johnston's Miss Cranbourne returns! Mike Mignola and Mick McMahon reveal the surprise twist in the nuptials when ... Hellboy gets married! Plus, the long-running DHP serials Alabaster: Boxcar Tales and Nexus: Into the Past reach their thrilling conclusions! And, of course, new installments of Integer City, City of Roses, Monstrous, Kill Me, and Saint George!

80 pages, $7.99, in stores on Jan. 15.
 

DREAM THIEF TP

Jai Nitz (W), Greg Smallwood (A/C), and Alex Ross (Cover)

After John Lincoln steals an Aboriginal mask from a museum, vengeful spirits possess his body and mind while he sleeps! As the Dream Thief, he accrues the memories and skills of murder victims and fights to stay awake, before he kills again! Jai Nitz and Greg Smallwood craft a stylish drama of supernatural revenge! Collects the five-issue miniseries.

120 pages, $17.99, in stores on March 12.

DRIFTERS VOLUME 3 TP

Kohta Hirano (W/A/Cover)

Heroes from Earth's history -- "Drifters" -- battle to determine the future of an enchanted world facing the onslaught of the malefic Dark Lord and his own Earth warriors. Allied with the native elves, samurai warrior Shimazu Toyohisa forges a daring plan: an alliance between elves and dwarves, both sworn enemies!

216 pages, black and white, $12.99, in stores on March 12.

EDEN: IT'S AN ENDLESS WORLD! VOLUME 14 TP

Hiroki Endo (W/A/Cover)

Hiroki Endo's epic manga series returns to blow fans away with a 232-page volume crammed with jaw-dropping battle sequences and strange sci-fi twists! Several years after our last volume, Elijah is still on a mission to free his sister from the Propater organization's clutches, but an older Mana has some skills of her own -- and a lethal bodyguard to boot!

232 pages, black and white, $12.99.

ELFQUEST: THE FINAL QUEST #1

Wendy Pini (W/A/Cover) and Richard Pini (W)

The Wolfriders' chief, Cutter, knows that change is coming. His tribe's proximity to the Palace of the High Ones, a mysterious and magical oasis, makes this inevitable. As Cutter's daughter Ember, chief of her own tribe, shares her father's efforts to preserve the old ways amongst their kin, the human tyrant, Angrif Djun, ascends the mountain her clan call home and rocks the foundation of their peaceful existence.

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 22.

EVE: SOURCE HC

CCP Games (W/A/Cover)

EVE: Source is your comprehensive source book and visual guide to the gargantuan universe experienced in EVE Online and DUST 514! Developed in close collaboration with the EVE and DUST 514 creative teams, this beautiful 184-page, full-color hardcover will immerse readers in the history and lore of EVE through stunning artwork and never-before-released material detailing the settings, stories, races, and factions of the EVE universe.

184 pages, $39.99, in stores on March 5.

FEAR AGENT LIBRARY EDITION VOLUME 2 HC

Rick Remender (W), Tony Moore (A/Cover), Jerome Opeña (A), Kieron Dwyer (P), Mike Hawthorne (P), John Lucas (I), Lee Loughridge (C), and Michelle Madsen (C)

The outlook isn't sunny for Heath Huston or his ensemble of Fear Agents -- planet Earth is infested by Feeder aliens, robotic conquerors are manipulating the universe through time travel, and Heath discovers a traitor in their midst! This second volume of the deluxe Fear Agent Library Edition collects issues #17-#32 of the popular series, and also includes Tales of the Fear Agent bonus stories and a massive gallery of covers, sketches, and pinups!

480 pages, $49.99, in stores on March 5.

FURIOUS #1

Bryan J. L. Glass (W) and Victor Santos (A/Cover)

Staring into a fractured mirror of her life, the world's first superhero, Furious, seeks to atone for her past sins by doling out rage-fueled justice! But the spotlight of our celebrity-obsessed media threatens to undo her noblest efforts and expose her true identity before she can achieve redemption.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 29.

GAME OF THRONES FIGURES

Dark Horse continues an ongoing series of high-quality, affordable, molded plastic figures of the most-asked-for characters. The figures measure approximately 7.5" tall, except for 8.5" Khal Drogo, and are based on the likenesses of the actors from the HBO series. The paint application is of the highest standards, reproducing the nuances of each character's likeness and costume. Presented in a deluxe window box packaging echoing the HBO series' graphic design.

Game of Thrones: Tyrion Figure 7.5" tall, $24.99, in stores on April 9.

Game of Thrones: Khal Drogo Figure, 8.5" tall, $24.99, in stores on April 9.

Game of Thrones: Ned Stark Figure, 7.5" tall, $24.99, in stores on April 9.

GASOLINE ALLEY VOLUME 1: THE COMPLETE SUNDAYS 1920–1922 HC

Frank King (W/A/Cover)

Dark Horse presents the first in a series that will collect all the Sunday pages of the classic newspaper strip Gasoline Alley, in chronological order! Collects every Gasoline Alley Sunday strip from 1920 through 1922.

128 pages, $75, in stores on March 5.

GHOST #3

Kelly Sue DeConnick (W), Chris Sebela (W), Ryan Sook (A), Dave McCaig (C), and Terry Dodson (Cover)

While Doctor October sends her demonic enforcers to attack Elisa and her friends, the White City Butcher captures Tommy and Sloane. Ghost will have to choose between uncovering the secrets of her past and protecting everyone's future! Interdimensional forces turn Chicago into a war zone in the first arc's clashing conclusion!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 22.

GRIMM'S JOURNAL

As fans of the NBC hit series Grimm know, one of the key elements is the series of Grimm journals discovered by Nick in his aunt's Airstream trailer. These record the encounters Grimms have had with the supernatural creatures known as Wesen.

The NBC production team has provided original art from the show props, subtly printed on the interior pages in duotone. This new journal is the perfect compendium for your exotic potion recipes and your own Wesen encounters.

5 1/2" x 8 1/2" spiral-bound journal, foam underlay cover, 128 pages $12.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

GRINDHOUSE: DOORS OPEN AT MIDNIGHT #4

Alex de Campi (W), Simon Fraser (A/C), and Dan Panosian (Cover)

The maniacal warden of the prison ship Antares has pushed its comely cons to the limits of human endurance -- but these bad mamas won't take their punishment lying down! Alex de Campi and Simon Fraser dish up the riotous finale to "Prison Ship Antares" in the proud sexploitation tradition!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

HALO: ESCALATION #2

Chris Schlerf (W), Sergio Ariño (P), Juan Castro (I), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Anthony Palumbo (Cover)

As Sarah Palmer fights to get the Arbiter and the Brute Ambassador to safety, Captain Lasky sneaks behind enemy lines to reestablish communications with the UNSC Infinity. Their plans for escape are jeopardized, however, by a turncoat in their midst!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 8.

HELLBOY: THE FIRST 20 YEARS HC

Mike Mignola (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)

Mignola has expanded Hellboy into the most exciting group of books since the early Marvel universe, and his style has influenced art and illustration far beyond the world of comics. Selected finished pieces are shown alongside sketches and raw scans from the last twenty years.

136 pages, $19.99, in stores on March 19.

ITTY BITTY HELLBOY PLUSHES

The Dark Horse comic of this colorful cartoon treatment of Mike Mignola's characters by Art Baltazar and Franco is a hit, and why not? Then why not a couple of spot-on collector plush dolls? Why not, indeed. Aw Yeah, Hellboy!

Itty Bitty Hellboy plush, $16.99, in stores on Feb. 19.

Itty Bitty Abe Sapien plush, $16.99, in stores on Feb. 19.

JUICE SQUEEZERS #1

David Lapham (W/A/Cover) and Lee Loughridge (C)

Tunnels made by a legion of giant bugs crisscross the fields below Weeville, and only one thing can stop them from overrunning this quaint California town: the Juice Squeezers. A covert group comprised of scrawny tweens, the Squeezers are the only ones who can fit into the cramped subterranean battlefield and fight the insects on the frontlines!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

KISS ME, SATAN! #5

Victor Gischler (W), Juan Ferreyra (A/C), and Dave Johnson (Cover)

Barnabus Black infiltrates the werewolf mafia's mansion, only to be overtaken by an army of angry monsters, a dangerous wizard, and their werewolf godfather!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 15.

THE LIGHT BRIGADE HC

Peter J. Tomasi (W), Peter Snejbjerg (A/Cover), and Bjarne Hansen (C)

Still reeling from the horrors of World War II, Chris Stavros -- an American soldier -- has one goal: getting home safely to care for his son after learning his wife has died. But in the midst of battle and trying to stay alive, he finds the stakes raised, as heavenly warriors emerge from the skies -- and an impossible task is given to Stavros's platoon: recover the lost Sword of God before a troop of arcane, unkillable German soldiers locate it and storm heaven's gate! These American soldiers, this "Light Brigade," will begin a supernatural crusade that will determine the fate of the world . . . one bullet and one soul at a time!

208 pages, $19.99, in stores on March 26.

MASS EFFECT: FOUNDATION #7

Mac Walters (W), Garry Brown (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Benjamin Carré (Cover)

When elite Cerberus agents are ordered to capture a powerful and dangerous rogue biotic, they are completely unprepared for the fury that is Subject Zero -- better known as Jack!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 22.

THE MASSIVE #19

Brian Wood (W), Garry Brown (A), Jordie Bellaire (C), and J. P. Leon (Cover)

An improvised explosive device rips through the Kapital while at port in the Baltic Sea, and the group claiming responsibility is no group at all ... It's an individual: Arkady, the demon from Cal's past in Mogadishu. When Cal goes to confront his nemesis, he discovers that Arkady holds a piece of the puzzle that could change everything.

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 22.

MIND MGMT #18

Matt Kindt (W/A/C/Cover)

Once one of Mind Management's youngest and most unusual agents, Ella the Animal Kid had a crisis of conscience and disappeared for years. Now Meru's found her, but is it to interview Ella for her book or to make her take a side? And either way, can she escape the jungle alive?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 22.

NEVER ENDING #3

Adam Knave (W), D. J. Kirkbride (W), and Robert Love (A/C/Cover)

It's all down to this: the driven-yet-demented hero Chuck Baxter versus mortality and his own superpowers! Can evil scientist Archibald McCrae achieve his life's goal and kill the earth's only unkillable man? And when Chuck's past comes to haunt him, how will he respond? Either way, this is the end.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 29.

THE OCCULTIST #4

Tim Seeley (W), Mike Norton (A), Allen Passalaqua (C), and Steve Morris (Cover)

The Occultist has abused his power over life and death, and now he will face the consequences. He must choose the right path -- and decide who his real friends are -- so he can confront agents from the realm of the dead that want to claim his soul!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 1

SERENITY: LEAVES ON THE WIND #1

Zack Whedon (W), Georges Jeanty (P/Variant cover), Karl Story (I), Laura Martin (C/Variant cover), and Dan Dos Santos (Cover)

Malcolm Reynolds's crew shook the 'verse to its core when they laid bare the crimes against humanity undertaken by their sinister government -- the Alliance. Always outlaws, Mal, a very pregnant Zoe, new pilot River Tam, and the other surviving crew members are in greater danger than ever. Meanwhile, everyone is asking the same question . . .

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 29.

SHAOLIN COWBOY #4

Geof Darrow (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)

It is high doom in the low desert, as the Shaolin Cowboy tries to turn the tide on a dead sea of kamikaze zombies and learns that the devil you know may be easier to deal with than the devil you don't. Thirty-one pages of fists and feet versus rotting flesh. It's not J. D. Salinger's Catcher in the Die.

40 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 8.

S.H.O.O.T. FIRST #4

Justin Aclin (W), Nicolás Daniel Selma (A/Cover), and Marlac (C)

The angels have found what they need to invoke the end of the world -- and the Secular Humanist Occult Obliteration Taskforce is the only thing standing in their way. S.H.O.O.T. is changed forever in the action-packed conclusion to the miniseries everyone is talking about!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 15.

SKYMAN #1

Joshua Hale Fialkov (W), Manuel Garcia (P), Bit (I), Marta Martinez Garcia (C), and Freddie Williams II and Dan Scott (Cover/Variant cover)

After an embarrassing defeat at the hands of Captain Midnight, a drunken Skyman accidentally kills an innocent man! Needing a new face for their initiative ASAP, the Skyman Program turns to US Air Force Sgt. Eric Reid: a wounded veteran on the ropes, looking for a new lease on life.

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 15.

SLEDGEHAMMER 44: LIGHTNING WAR #3

Mike Mignola (W), John Arcudi (W), Laurence Campbell (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)

A battle between the Black Flame and the iron soldier known as Sledgehammer heats up as the fight over a cutting-edge American warplane explodes in the sky!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 29.

THE STAR WARS #0

Jonathan Rinzler (W), Randy Stradley (W), Mike Mayhew (A), Sean Cooke (A), Kilian Plunkett (A), Stéphane Roux (A), Scott Kolins (A), and Nick Runge (Cover)

A companion to the eight-issue adaptation of The Star Wars, this is an exclusive peek behind the scenes at the designs that have brought a new -- yet incredibly familiar -- galaxy to life. Included in this volume are the never-before-seen comics sequences that were used in Dark Horse's pitch to George Lucas!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

STAR WARS #13

Brian Wood (W), Facundo Percio (P), Dan Parsons (I), Gabe Eltaeb (C), and Hugh Fleming (Cover)

After a defeat by Rebel forces and the escape of prisoner Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader decides to clean house. From one end of the galaxy to the other, Vader's "new broom" -- a squad of elite stormtroopers backed by the Dark Lord's own lightsaber -- is sweeping the ranks of the Empire!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 8.

STAR WARS: DARTH VADER AND THE CRY OF SHADOWS #2

Tim Siedell (W), Gabriel Guzman (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Felipe Massafera (Cover)

Clone trooper Hock has been through much since being left for dead by his Jedi leaders in the Clone Wars. Now, Hock believes he has found a truly great warrior who deserves loyalty and commands respect -- Darth Vader! If Hock can impress the Dark Lord as a stormtrooper, he will have earned respect of his own from the leader he admires most.

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 15.

STAR WARS: DAWN OF THE JEDI -- FORCE WAR #3

John Ostrander (W), Jan Duursema (P), Dan Parsons (I), Wes Dzioba (C), and David Michael Beck (Cover)

Je'daii generals Daegen Lok and Xesh are captured by Xesh's former Rakatan masters, and Xesh learns the truth behind his arrival on Tython. Half-mad with regret, he is forced to give the invaders the knowledge they need to defeat Xesh's Je'daii friends -- and enslave the entire planet!

32 pages, $3.50, in stores on Jan. 15.

STAR WARS: LEGACY #11

Corinna Bechko (W), Gabriel Hardman (W/A), Rachelle Rosenberg (C), and Agustin Alessio (Cover)

Just who is Ania Solo? Is she a lowly salvage dealer from a backwater planet, as she says, or is she an escaped prisoner and the murderer of an Imperial Knight, as the authorities claim?

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 22.

THE STRAIN: THE FALL #7

David Lapham (W), Mike Huddleston (A), Dan Jackson (C), and E. M. Gist (Cover)

Why does Setrakian, an elderly pawnbroker and a vampire expert, keep a still-beating vampiric heart in a jar? The grisly tale behind this gruesome artifact is a heart-wrenching story, but one that fuels revenge! Meanwhile, Dr. Goodweather's capture has taken a turn for the worse as he faces execution ... by vampire!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 15.

TERMINATOR SALVATION: THE FINAL BATTLE #2

J. Michael Straczynski (W), Pete Woods (A/Cover), and Matt Wilson (C)

As John Connor prepares for the final destruction of Skynet, the malicious computer intelligence devises its most terrifying plot ever. Reaching into the past to find psychotic killers whose intelligences can be uploaded into the most lethal Terminators yet, Skynet may finally have the tools to destroy Connor!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

THE VICTORIES #8

Michael Avon Oeming (W/A/Cover), Mike Hawthorne (A), and Nick Filardi (C)

The Advisors succeed in combining Champion DNA to turn themselves into the powerful Posthumans in an effort to dominate the world. Heroes and villains may stand in their way, but nothing will stop the Posthumans from taking their "rightful" place ruling the planet until the return of the Visitors. Featuring an exclusive backup story illustrated by Mike Hawthrone (Deadpool).

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Jan. 1.

X #9

Duane Swierczynski (W), Eric Nguyen (A), Michelle Madsen (C), and Dave Wilkins (Cover)

Everyone in Arcadia knows: commit a crime, and sooner or later X will come for you. But how to get his attention if you want to die right now? And what if the notorious vigilante doesn't want to execute a willing victim? It's a clash of wills as X's newest, most formidable nemesis takes the stage!

32 pages, $2.99, in stores on Jan. 15.














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