Valiant Comics’ most complicated and shadowy character is getting his own mini-series... and fans could not be happier! Known as the most powerful psiot in the world, Toyo Harada has known power throughout his long life. He has shaped the Valiant universe we know today, manipulating people and events from behind the scenes.Coming in March 2019, writer Joshua Dysart (Harbinger, Imperium) will be taking fans on this highly anticipated journey in a six part mini-series. As for who's Illustrating this epic storyline, Valiant has pulled together a virtual parade of all-star artists like CAFU (RAI), Doug Braithwaite (Incursion), Adam Pollina (Secret Weapon), KANO (Quantum and Woody!), Mico Suayan (Bloodshot Salvation), Butch Guice (Captain America) and Diego Yapur (Priest:Purgatory). With such an epic line up for the creative team and one of comics’ greatest and most powerful characters, this six part series is a definitive win for new and old fans of Valiant alike. You are NOT going to want to miss out on this one folks!
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Transformers fan it’s time to ROLL OUT for the newest Transformers series from IDW! Hitting shelves in March, this new series by Brian Ruckley and artist Angel Hernandez will be issued bi-weekly and explore the origin of the war for Cybertron between the Autobots and the Decepticons. Expect some brilliant cover work from John Gallagher, Gabriel Rodriguez, Angel Hernandez, Casey Coller, and Freddie Williams... just to name a few! So whether you roll with the Autobots or are a red-eyed Decepticon you won't want to miss this new series from IDW!
In his world, he is known as one of the most brutal and obsessed vigilantes to exist. Persistent, deadly, and horrifying, The Grim Knight is a stark contrast when compared to the Batman we have all grown to love. Hand picked by The Batman Who Laughs himself, you can expect the unexpected and some no doubt “metal” storytelling. Presented by writers James T. Tyrion and Scott Snyder, with artwork by Eduardo Risso; fans of The Batman Who Laughs series have even more to get excited about. Some of the industry’s hottest artists are signed on for some pretty amazing exclusives: Jock, Gabriele Dell'Otto, and Philip Tan just to name a few. Be sure to add these to your pull piles, because you aren't going to want to miss out on this unique series.
Get ready Spidey fans! This March, everyone's favorite, friendly, neighborhood Spider-Man is in the crosshairs of one scary individual... Kraven The Hunter! To celebrate this exciting new storyline, Marvel is releasing a series of covers dedicated to the gallery of villains and anti-heroes that our favorite web-slinger has faced over the years. Expect some brilliant covers by the likes of Greg Hildebrandt, Lee Garbett, Pasqual Ferry, Nick Bradshaw, and many, many more! The hunting party hits shelves on March 13th, courtesy of writer Nick Spencer, with some incredible artistic styles from Humberto Ramos.
On April 3rd, Writer Jason Aaron, artist Russell Dauterman, and Marvel Comics will be bringing fans one heck of a war! In War of the Realms #1 readers will see the fall of all the realms except for Midgard. Malekith and his monstrous horde attacks the city that never sleeps and havoc, tumult, and destruction ensues. With such a heavy and potentially universe changing event, you can expect some of the best exclusive covers, from the best artists available to the industry. Everyone from David Dinch, Victor Hugo, Arthur Adams/Matt Wilson, Joe Quesada, and many more! Be sure to grab any of these amazing exclusives and stay up on what could be one of the most important series of 2019!
Fans of Greg Horn are in for a treat! Expect to see a number of exclusives, featuring some exquisite “van art” with stunning imagery. Fans can expect their first look at this fresh concept when the exclusive series lands in April 2019. The first in the line of these vertical covers will be a variant for War Of The Realms #1, paying homage to Michelangelo’s Creation Of Adam from the Sistine Chapel. Fans, collectors, and retailers alike are not going to want to miss out on this unique, new style of cover art!
Prepare yourselves for a whole new Marvel Universe, all thanks to the boredom and hijinks of the Cosmic Ghost Rider himself! Hitting shelves on March 6th, comedian and former star of FX series The League Paul Scheer (“Andre”), along with co-writer Nick Giovannetti (Far Cry) and artist Gerardo Sandoval, will be giving us a crazy, hilarious interpretation of the Cosmic Ghost Rider and his edits to the world of Marvel Comics. Expect gorgeous exclusives from Rob Liefeld, Gerardo Zaffino, Ron Lin, and more! Be sure to check out this memorable issue and enjoy the laughs!
Daredevil #1 hits shelves on February 6th, 2019 with new writer Chip Zdarsky tackling the daunting task of bringing back the assumed dead titular hero. With a plethora of amazing and all-star talent on board for some incredible exclusive covers, fans have a lot to be excited about. Expect to see the likes of Gabriele Dell'Otto, Skottie Young, Alex Maleen Joe Quesada, and more! So get your billy club and sonar ready, because Hell’s Kitchen’s first son is back!
This Valentine's Day Eve, fans of Dynamite Publishing’s VAMPIRELLA are in for a treat. Vampirella: Valentine’s Day Special #1 will be receiving beautifully illustrated, exclusive covers from talents like Shannon Maer, Ryan Kincaid, Mike Mayhew, Natalie Sanders, Warren Louw, Dawn McTeigue, Jay Anacleto (who is providing two connected covers), and Lucio Parrillo. As per usual, you can expect nothing but incredibly well done covers with breathtaking and vivid beauty from some of the industry’s finest.
Vampirella: Valentine’s Day Special #1 hits shelves on Wednesday, February 13th. Needless to say, you are going to want to track down as many of these incredible covers as possible!
From creators Richard Rivera (Stabbity Bunny), Alex Lobato, and artist Clara Meath (Swamp Lights), Shadowplay #1 will be the first issue in a new series from Scout Publishing. Shadowplay is a brand new adventure that takes place in the Stabbity Bunny universe featuring both fresh and familiar faces for Stabbity’s fans. This epic adventure series will reveal a little more of the beautiful, wonderful, and sometimes horrifying world of Richard Rivera's Stabbity Bunny universe.
Shadowplay #1 is set to hit shelves on January 30, 2019. To mark this incredible event, Scout Publishing and Comic Burst have teamed up for a very limited exclusive variant cover by Dwayne Biddix for the groundbreaking first issue.