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Written by Kyle Starks, art by Chris Schweizer, covers by Tom Mandrake, Ruairi Coleman, Eoin Marron, Robert Hack, Chris Schweizer.

Spencer hasn't finished a dang thing in his life. So when he goes to visit his dad to see if maybe he can borrow some money, the last thing on his mind is global survival. Now Spencer and his father are on the run, trying to avoid being spaceray'd by a bunch of destruction happy Martians, heck bent on zapping them dead!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Chad Bowers, Chris Sims, Benito Cereno, art by Eoin Marron, Anthony Marques, cover by Reilly Brown

When a crazed tour guide raises the spectral remains of the galleon that brought the Necronomicon to America, Ash finally meets the one thing he hates more than Deadites - ghost pirates! It's chainsaws and boomsticks against cutlasses and muskets, and if Blackbeard's men can't have their treasure, the Promised One's head will have to do!

48 pages, $4.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by John Jackson Miller, art by Daniel HDR, cover Sean Chen.

Commander Adama and the remnants of humanity discover a second fugitive fleet, fleeing a different mortal enemy. Can the two armadas join forces, making common cause against the dreaded Cylons? And what would success mean for the quest for Earth?

35 cents, in stores on Oct. 3


Written by Peter David, art by Johnny Desjardins, Edu Menna, cover by John Cassaday.

A galaxy and timeline-spanning saga bringing the two very different (and yet so very much alike) crews of the Battlestar Galacticas series together. But don't expect this historic meeting of heroes to be friendly: they have no idea why they have been brought together, or what the result of this unprecedented meeting is. And it starts here as the legendary Commander Cain and the crew of the Pegasus are revealed to be alive and have encountered an individual they never thought they would meet: the last Cylon. All this has happened before, but there will never be anything like it again!

$19.99, in stores on Oct. 3.


Written by Ales Kot, art by Luca Casalanguida, Antonio Fuso, Rapha Lobosco, Eoin Marron, Hayden Sherman, cover by Kenneth Rochafort.

As Bond undergoes a post-mission medical examination, he relays the story of his previous mission to the examiner. Each cut, bruise, and broken bone connected to a specific event of the mission. A connection is made between two people with different purposes: one to save lives, the other to take them. PART TWO: THE BRAIN-James Bond leads the interrogation of a scientist who allowed a lethal virus to be stolen. But when the investigation takes a surprising turn, Bond begins to question whether he is enough. PART THREE: THE GUT-One sauna. Twenty Neo-Nazis. One Bond. James Bond. This weapons deal won't go according to plan. PART FOUR: THE HEART-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?

$24.99, in stores on Oct. 10.


Image Comics has released its solicitations for October.

Written by Bryan Hill, art by Rodney Buchemi, covers by Stuart Sayger, Rodney Buchemi,

KISS returns to rock'n'roll and save the world! An immortal cabal is taking the lives of innocents and the only ones who can stop them are KISS! The only problem...they are dead. And now they have to make a deal with a demon to save their souls and return to Earth to fight evil!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Mark Russell, art by Bob Q, covers by John Cassaday, Mike Allred, Francesco Francavilla.

1883. The advent of barbed wire is creating havoc in the Texas panhandle. A corrupted state senator conspires with dirty ranchers to make land unnavigable for open rangers and native tribes, passing new laws allowing cattlemen to kill anyone caught cutting the wire. Good people are getting hurt, and The Lone Ranger must act. But to truly stop this rampant villainy, he'll need to go all the way to the top, and rely on an old friend for help... Featuring a brilliant silver foil logo!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 3.


Written and cover by Billy Tucci, art and cover by Emma Kubert, Ken Lashley, Mike McKone, Jan Duursema.

The debut issue marking the return of one of the most influential characters in Comics History comes this October with "Miss Fury - Joy Division." Tucci and Kubert recapture the legend of the original "Cat Woman" Marla Drake and her army of "Black Furies" that take readers from the warring skies above NYC and into the heart of Hitler's Third Reich in spirit of an all-female "Inglourious Basterds."

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 3.


Written by Jeremy Whitley, art and cover by Brittney Williams, covers by Paulina Ganucheau, Tony Fleecs.

The adventure begins for children and adults alike, as the classic character Rainbow Brite comes to comics and brings a little color to your life! Wisp and Willow are best friends who live in a small town. They are inseparable, until one night Wisp discovers something is stealing the color from the world! To escape their grasp, Wisp must use her wits and the help of a new friend...from somewhere else! Then the adventure begins!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 3.


Written by Nick Hurwitch, art by various, cover by Bandai.

Twenty-five years ago, Namco released Tekken and redefined the fighting game genre in three dimensions. Known for its deep gameplay, cutting edge graphics, and operatic lore, Tekken has become synonymous with the PlayStation brand while remaining one of the last vestiges of the arcade. The Art of Tekken: A Complete Visual History follows the series history through a visual feast of iconic games and characters, as well as in-depth interviews with the Bandai Namco developers who made it a reality and the players who made it a phenomenon on its way to becoming one of the best-selling fighting game series in history. It's a complete visual retrospective of one of the most indispensable parts of gaming history, over a quarter century in the making, including art from all seven games of the franchise and more.

$39.99, in stores on Nov. 28. (Deluxe edition, $99.99).


Written, art and cover by Francesco Francavilla.

A series of unexpected disappearances and deaths hit Central City. Initially, these cases seem purely unrelated; no apparent connection between the victims makes it easy for the police to just file them as runaways or natural deaths. But when someone close to Ebony White disappears, The Spirit is on the case!

$19.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Mike Carey, art by Kenan Yarar, cover by Eric Powell, Ryan Browne, Kyle Straham, Kenan Yarar.

In the red corner: a titanic space armada with the last word in planet-busting weaponry. And facing them: the Esseverine, a peaceful people with no technology or tools at all. Nothing. Not even a pointy stick. But they do have Barbarella. Place your bets!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Mike Carey, art by Kenan Yarar, Jorge Fornes, cover by Kenneth Rocafort.

Earth's star-crossed daughter is back! When Barbarella wanders into a war zone, the theocratic rulers of Parosia arrest and imprison her. A prison break is brewing, but now that she knows what the Parosians do to their own citizens Barbarella decides to make this fight her own.

$17.99, in stores on Oct. 10.


Written by David Avallone, Leah Williams, art by Julius Ohta, Fernando Ruiz, cover by Reilly Brown

Bettie Page is back! Is a Boston artist in contact with godlike space invaders, or is he just nuts? Bettie brings the love, and the craft, in this special, the latest chapter in writer David Avallone's Secret Diary of Bettie Page!

48 pages, $4.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by John Layman, art by Joe Eisma, covers by Vicente Cifuentes, Joe Eisma.

Decision time! What are you going to do, Angels? Save Charlie, or the President of the United States? 'Cause you don't have time to do both, and those evil, awful East German spies are gonna kill one if you rescue the other. So what's it gonna be? Lose your boss, or the leader of the free world? Too bad there are only three Angels, and not six... right? The conclusion of "The Devil You Know."

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 10.


Written by Amy Chu, art by Pasquale Qualano, covers by Diego Galindo, Mike McKone, Pasquale Qualano.

Danger is everywhere, even in the air! Outgunned and outmanned, Dejah Thoris and the crew of the Xataxian battle the legendary Black Pirates of Barsoom.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 17.


Written by David Avallone, art by Dave Acosta, covers by Joseph Michael Linsner, Robert Hack, photo, Reilly Brown.

Elvira's trip through time finally gets her back home, to Los Angeles...but eighty years too early! The Mistress of the Dark lands on the set of a horror movie classic, pursued by real -- not reel -- ancient evil! Would you sell your soul for riches and fame? Faust things Faust! Terrible puns just like that one, plus the usual thrills and chills await you in Chapter Four of Elvira: Timescream.

32 pages, $3.99, in Oct. 4.


Written by Jeff Parker, art by Bob Q, covers by John Cassaday, David Mack, Kev Walker, Ibrahim Moustafa, Bob Q.

The epic account of James Bond's exploits during World War II continues! After barely surviving the Clydebank Blitz, James is determined to enter the Royal Marines, despite being two years too young. He'll need to rely on a family friend to help him through, where he'll begin training alongside the best and brightest that the United Kingdom has to offer. But his military training becomes dangerous, when it's discovered there's a German mole in their midst.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 3.


Written by Kelly Thompson, art by Jenn St-Onge, covers by Tula Lotay, Emanuela Lupacchino, Jenn St-Onge.

Where's Bessi? Nancy and the gang race against the clock to find Bess before she meets the same fate as the other women in their case. Can Nancy solve the mystery in time to save her friend and close a case that's haunted Bayport for nearly a decade?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 31.


Written by Rob Williams, art by Sergio Davila, cover by Francesco Mattina, Ed Benes, John Royle, Philip Tan, Stephen Segovia,

Flight is dead. The invasion has begun, a Project Superpowers team member has been killed and another is missing. Meanwhile, Amani gets a visitor in hospital. But is it the one she wants? If it's darkest before the dawn, this is midnight for the world. And Pandora wants his box. Can anyone stand in his way?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 10.


Written by Amy Chu, Erik Burnham, art by Carlos E. Gomez, covers by Dave Bullock, Tom Grummett, Tom Mandrake, Riley Brown, cosplay photo,

The Witching Hour. In the latest chapter of Red Sonja's travels, the She-Devil almost tramples over an old witch on her way back to Hyrkania, sparking a nightmarish combination of road rage and swords and sorcery.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Erik Burnham, Tom DeFalco, art by Anthony Marques, Tom Garcia, cover by Reilly Brown.

During the Festival of the Dead, an old woman hires Sonja to find and save her son from a terrible evil. What Sonja is not told is that this terrible evil is the curse of lycanthropy... can Sonja defeat a werewolf during one of the longest and most magic-filled nights of the year, or will skill and luck finally fail her? Find out in Red Sonja: Curse of The Wolf!

48 pages, $4.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Gail Simone, art and cover by Walter Geovani, covers by Sergio Davila, Aaron Lopresti, Roberto Castro.

The Lord of the Jungle and the She-Devil with a Sword finish their battle with the evil Eson Duul in the world-hopping, time-traveling epic conclusion! After their lives, families, and worlds are put on the line, will Red Sonja and Tarzan be able to stop the most dangerous hunter either has ever faced? Or will the coldblooded killer find himself the most fearsome warrior left alive?

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 31.


Written by Todd Matthy, art and cover by Nicolas Chapuis.

Hunted. Cornered. Things are looking grim for the Princesses and Wheeler. Will an unexpected revelation change their luck or seal their doom? Strap yourself in, the comic event of the year reaches a turning point that's not to be missed.

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 31.


Written by Erik Burnham, art by Ediano Silva, cover by Jay Anacleto, Stephen Segovia, Carlo Pagulayan, Joe Jusko, cosplay photos.

Forbidden to modify Heliumite technology to try and save the dying planet of Drakulon, Vampirella and Dejah Thoris decide to navigate the River Iss and petition the goddess Issus for aid. It's a dangerous journey, and with thousands of blood-hungry vampires currently on their way to Barsoom, there's no time to lose!

32 pages, $3.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Scott Lobdell, Blake Northcott, art by Rapha Lobosco, Anthony Marques, cover by Reilly Brown.

Where Vampirella comes from they don't celebrate birthdays-so she had to choose her own. Is it any wonder she picked Halloween night? Unfortunately, her simple celebration is interrupted by-you guessed it-one of those pan-dimensional demonic invasions that often seem to take place on All Hallows Eve!

48 pages, $4.99, in stores on Oct. 24.


Written by Erica Shultz, art and cover by Vicente Cifuentes

There can be only one Xena... but you wouldn't think so if you were to happen upon the festival in Dyme. Gabrielle and Xena mingle among admirers, but some "fans" can take things a little too seriously...

32 pages, $3.99, in stores Oct. 17.

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