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SUNDAY, JANUARY 28, 2018

DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT FOR APRIL

SWASHBUCKLERS: THE SAGA CONTINUES #1

Written by Marc Guggenheim, art by Andrea Mutti, cover by Butch Guice, Philip Tan.

The last we saw of the crew of the Starshadow in the pages of Bill Mantlo and Butch Guice's Swords of the Swashbucklers, it seemed that all was lost. Decades later, Raader and her crew return to bring their adventuring to the cosmos once again! Marc Guggenheim and Andrea Mutti team up to continue the epic space adventure. Learn of the return of the legendary space pirates as The Saga Continues!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

JEEPERS CREEPERS #1

Written by Marc Andreyko, art Kewber Baal, covers by Kelley Jones, Kewber Ball, photo,

Grad student Devin Toulson is writing his dream thesis on Myths in American History, but when his research takes him on a journey reaching back centuries, Devin finds something horrifying. Something that crosses cultures, locations, and eras. Something that returns for a bloody feeding every 23 years. Will this young man's investigation uncover simply an urban legend or will he come face to face with an immortal monster that has terrorized humanity from the shadows since man first walked the country?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 18.

THE SHADOW/BATMAN HARDCOVER

Written by Steve Orlando, art by Giovanni Timpano, cover by Alex Ross.

The World's Greatest Mystery. The World's Greatest Detective. They can barely stand each other, so how will they possibly deal with the World's Greatest Evil? What legacy can two of the world's most enduring icons of justice leave once they discover an ancient evil has been living inside the world they protect for centuries. Can Batman and the Shadow save the world without destroying it in the process?

160 pages, $24.99, in stores in May.

AGENT 47: BIRTH OF THE HITMAN #6

Written by Chris Sebela, art by Ariel Medel, covers by Jonanthan Lau, Gameplay.

Diana Burnwood has settled into her new role as a handler for the International Contract Agency, learning the ropes of her job, helping arrange hits on high-profile targets. Agent 47, finally free of the Institute, begins to build a life as a freelance assassin. When Diana is tasked with assisting her hitman in taking out the same target as 47 has been hired to kill, these two lives will finally intersect in an explosive finale.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 25.

BARBARELLA #5

Written by Mike Carey, art by Kenan Yarar, covers by Peter Woods, Marco D'Alfonso, Michael Kaluta, Maria Sanapo, Kenan Yarar.

Barbarella's never-ending quest to repair her ship's regulator and be on her way takes a detour to Falladim, where there's a rush on for R.U.S.T. -- Radically Unstable Space-Time! The rarest and most valuable stuff in the universe, even Barbarella can't resist its mighty call. But competition brings out the worst in humans and aliens alike, and the Siren of Space is about to see what the worst really is!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores April 11.

BATTLESTAR GALACTICA VS. BATTLESTAR GALACTICA #4

Written by Peter David, art by Johnny Desjardins, covers by Adam Lebowitz, Johnny Desjardins, Michael Adams, Roberto Castro.

Count Baltar has returned, and who know what plans he has for Gaius as he springs him from prison. Meanwhile a Cylon basestar acquires a most unexpected and deadly visitor, and Kali has a meeting with Athena that goes extremely badly.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 18.

THE BOYS VOL. 1: THE NAME OF THE GAME TRADE PAPERBACK

Written by Garth Ennis, art and cover by Darick Robertson.

This is going to hurt! In a world where costumed heroes soar through the sky and masked vigilantes prowl the night, someone's got to make sure the "supes" don't get out of line. And someone will! Billy Butcher, Wee Hughie, Mother's Milk, The Frenchman, and The Female are The Boys: A CIA-backed team of very dangerous people, each one dedicated to the struggle against the most dangerous force on Earth - superpower! Some superheroes have to be watched. Some have to be controlled. And some of them - sometimes - need to be taken out of the picture. That's when you call in The Boys! The Boys Vol. 1: The Name of the Game collects the first six issues of the series The Boys.

152 pages, $16.99, in stores on April 25.

CENTIPEDE VOL. 1: GAME OVER TRADE PAPERBACK

Written by Max Bemis, art by Eoin Marron, cover by Francesco Francavilla.

Based on the classic Atari game! When a terrifying creature from beyond the stars attacks his planet, Dale's journey begins. But he is not out to save his world. It is already too late for that. As the lone survivor, the only thing he wants is revenge!

136 pages, $19.99, in stores on April 11.

DEJAH THORIS #3

Written by Amy Chu, art by Pasquale Qualano, covers by Mike McKone, Stephane Roux, Sergio Davila.

The Princess of Mars faces off against the Jeddak of Thurd in a deadly game of Jetan in order to win her team back.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

GEORGE R.R. MARTIN'S A CLASH OF KINGS #10

Written by George R.R. Martin, Landry Q. Walker, art by Mel Rubi, covers by Mike Miller, cover by Mel Rubi.

George R.R. Martin's epic A Song of Ice and Fire series continues with this latest installment of A Clash of Kings!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 25.

GUMBY IMAGINED: THE STORY OF ART CLOKEY AND HIS CREATIONS SIGNED EDITION HARDCOVER

Written by Joe Clokey, Joan Rock Clokey, art and cover by Art Clokey.

Clay animated superstar Gumby has made an indelible impact on our culture and continues to enchant and entertain generations. Filmmaker Art Clokey's personal story is one of mystical adventure, tragedy, triumph, art, and most of all, love. This lavish career-spanning retrospective explores the legendary creator's life and complete works. All of his many creations, including Gumby and Davey & Goliath, are interwoven with a rich tapestry of rare photos and stories - the ingredients for a fascinating tale.

300 pages, $75, in stores on April 4.

GREEN HORNET #2

Written by Amy Chu, art by German Erramouspe, covers by Mike McKone, Sean Chen.

The new Green Hornet embarks on her journey to become a hero and faces a threat unlike any she's ever faced before.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

JAMES BOND: KILL CHAIN HARDCOVER

Written by Andy Diggle, art by Luca Casalanguida, cover by Greg Smallwood.

When a counterespionage operation in Rotterdam goes catastrophically wrong, James Bond finds himself in the crosshairs of a plot to smash NATO. Someone is assassinating allied agents, and 007 is the next target in the kill chain. Having kept the peace for decades, the old alliance is collapsing, pitting MI6 against its former ally - the CIA! Dynamite Entertainment proudly presents the return of writer Andy Diggle (James Bond: Hammerhead, The Losers, Green Arrow: Year One) and artist Luca Casalanguida (James Bond: Hammerhead) as they plot the return of James Bond's oldest and deadliest foe: SMERSH!

160 pages, $24.99, in stores on April 11.

JAMES BOND: THE BODY #4

Written by Ales Kot, art by Eoin Marron, cover by Luca Casalanguida.

On the run from a lethal antagonist, weaponless and wounded deep in the Highlands, Bond finds solace with a woman who exchanged her job as a doctor and a life in the city for a cottage and solitary life of a writer. Can Bond find a quiet peace unlike he has known before or will his life choices catch up with him?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 18.

DRESDEN FILES OMNIBUS VOL. 1 REPRINT TRADE PAPERBACK

Written by Jim Dresden, Mark Powers, art by Ardian Syaf, Chase Conley, Brett Booth,

When criminal investigations take a weird turn, the officers of the Chicago Police Department call in Harry Dresden! A wizard and private investigator with formidable yet unrefined skills, the young Dresden is more than capable of tracking down and facing the perps, whether they be black magic practitioners, blood-hungry werewolves, or worse! This first volume of The Dresden Files Omnibus collects the complete comic book adaptations of "Storm Front" and "Fool Moon," plus over one-hundred pages of additional story content set within official continuity of Jim Butcher's beloved magic noir universe.

536 pages, $39.99, in stores on April 18.

KISS/ARMY OF DARKNESS #3

Written by Chad Bowers, Chris Sims, art by RuairĂ­ Coleman, covers by Kyle Strahm, Goni Montes, Ken Haeser.

You want to talk about rock'n'roll? Let's talk about Ash Williams trapped in the past fighting an army of deadites alongside none other than KISS! Let's talk about ridding the world of an eternal evil while kicking ass, taking names, and making it look goooooood!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 25.

LEGENDERRY RED SONJA #3

Written by Marc Andreyko, art by Igor Lima, cover by Joe Benitez.

Red Sonja and the crew of the Nautilus attempt to bury a deadly element that could be used as the most shocking weapon they have ever seen when an old nemesis arrives to exact revenge!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

PATHFINDER: SPIRAL OF BONES #2

Written by Crystal Frasier, Rob McCreary, art by Tom Garcia, Diego Galindo, covers by Marco Santucci, Diego Galindo, Tom Mandrake.

Cocksure fighter Valeros has shuffled off his mortal coil and now finds himself adrift in the cosmos beyond the living world of Golarion! Surrounded by angels and devils hungry for his soul, and without his resourceful friends, Valeros must survive his greatest adventure by his wits alone.. a dire challenge indeed! Contains a Pathfinder RPG rules appendix and a bonus pull-out poster map!

32 pages, $4.99, in stores on April 18.

PATHFINDER: WORLDSCAPE – DEJAH THORIS

Written by Erik Mona, art and cover by Roberto Castro.

When Dejah Thoris and Tars Tarkas investigate a mysterious gap in the memory of John Carter, Warlord of Barsoom, they find themselves hurled into the interdimensional demiplane of the Worldscape. Caught in a bloody conflict between the Council of Jungle Kings and a Technic League captain from Golarion, Dejah Thoris must use both her scientific knowledge and her keen-edged blade to survive the perils of the Worldscape.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

PATHFINDER: WORLDSCAPE - REANIMATOR

Written by Eri Mona, art by Matt Gaudio, cover by Roberto Castro.

The blood of a thousand Therns drowns Shareen's arena. Empress Camilla's corpse lies among an army of White Martian dead. To Herbert West, Re-Animator, the arena is a vast laboratory of fresh specimens. Conquering the secret of life and death means unlocking the science of Camilla's fountain of youth, but H. P. Lovecraft's most cantankerous scientist must work fast, before Shareen's next would-be empress comes calling!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

PATHFINDER: WORLDSCAPE - SWORDS OF SORROW

Written by Erik Mona, art by Diego Galindo, cover by Roberto Castro.

From her castle gallery at the edge of Everywhere, the immortal witch known as the Traveller gazes across the multiverse. With Dejah Thoris and Vampirella already drawn into the dimensional prison of the Worldscape, two of her Swords of Sorrow generals are missing. Can the mighty Red Sonja be far behind?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

PATHFINDER; WORLDSCAPE - VAMPIRELLA

Written by Erik Mona, art by Chris Campana, Kendall Gates, cover by Roberto Castro.

Vampirella and her old companion, the third-rate magician Pendragon, revive their stage show for a reunion tour that propels them all the way to a fragment of Vampirella's home planet of Drakulon, ensnared in the multi-dimensional Worldscape! There, Vampirella must confront the shades of her past while Pendragon pits his false magic against the very real spells of the Pathfinders Seoni and Seltyiel!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 4.

PUMPKINHEAD #3

Written by Cullen Bunn, art by Blacky Shepherd, Kyle Strahm, covers by Kyle Strahm, Blacky Shepherd.

For each of man's evils, a special demon exists. But Pumpkinhead -- the demon of vengeance -- is only one such infernal creature. What happens when his prey calls up the other demons of sin to stand in his way?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 11.

RED SONJA #16

Written by Amy Chu, art by Carlos Gomez, covers by Mike McKone, Tom Mandrake, Art Thibert, Cosplay, Carlos Gomez.

Here it is, at last, the battle that's been brewing back and forth across the centuries: Red Sonja vs. Kulan Gath for the fate of Meru! The wizard is more powerful than he's ever been, but Sonja is joined by some unexpected allies... the city of Shamballah will shake in this fight to the finish -- Hell or Hyrkania ends here!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 25.

SHEENA #8

Written by Marguerite Bennett, Christina Trujillo, art by Maria Sanapo, covers by Maria Sanapo, Jan Duursema, Gisele Legace, Cosplay.

Betrayal and heartache await Sheena as she wakes to find herself captured by the vicious head of Cadwell Industries. To her horror, she's not the only one taken captive! With no weapons to defend herself and no chance of escape, Sheena is forced to make a terrible choice -- to save one friend's life at the expense of another.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 18.

TEN FRAMES PER SECOND, AN ARTICULATED ADVENTURE SIGNED EDITION HARDCOVER

Written, art and cover by Johnny Wu.

Instagram Sensation Johnny Wu has amassed a gargantuan following for his photographs depicting action figures starring in glorious, cinematic adventures. This first book collection of Wu's work will take you on a hero's journey through action figure eyes with appearances throughout from some of pop culture's most beloved and recognized toys.

224 pages, $75, in stores on April 4.

XENA #3

Written by Meredith Finch, art by Vicente Cifuentes, covers by David Finch, Vicente Cifuentes.

Xena's search for redemption at the temple of Eleos has unexpected consequences, and Gabrielle falls victim to one of the oldest tricks in the book. This unlikely pair will be forced to rely upon each other if they are going to survive their sojourn in the city of gods... if they don't kill each other first.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on April 11.







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