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Todd McFarlane is to comic books what brushes and paint are to an artist: essential. From his amazing run with Marvel and The Amazing Spider-Man, to his success in forming Image Comics, you can't talk about comic books without mentioning him. McFarlane has created some of the most iconic, breathtaking and memorable covers to multiple comic book titles over the years. The most talked about are far and away his work on The Amazing Spider-Man series, especially the set of covers #298-#301 that have been a comic book collectors “must have” for years now. #300 is still one of the most desired and purchased books on the market, with the mere mention of the title, exciting collectors. With such a legendary status and demand for his works, it comes as no surprise that McFarlane would pay respect to hist past fan favorite covers in his own incredibly popular series, Spawn. Fans have made these homages a smash hit, loving the nods to earlier works and the connection made between the two series.
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!
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!
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!
The first family of Marvel is throwing a “Fantastic” wedding for their own Ben Grimm (a.k.a The Thing) and his bride Alicia Masters. But this is no ordinary wedding, it is a comic book wedding, so expect plenty of shenanigans, anarchy, and of course… VILLAINS!
For December 2018 the Fantastic Four and Marvel Comics will be celebrating this milestone with some incredible exclusive covers, featuring the greatest villains the Fab Four has faced in their 50+ years. You can look forward to artists such as Gabriele Dell’otto, Adi Granov, Alan Davis, Bill Sienkiewicz, Jen Bartel, and many, many more!
So get ready for some crazy, off-the-wall action from our favorite rock person as he tries to tie the knot and realize his dream of living a normal life with someone. It will no doubt be Clobberin’ Time as good ol’ Ben gets married and deals with folks you can guarantee weren’t on the wedding party list!
With over eighty years in the making, Detective Comics will be celebrating a major milestone with its 1,000th superhero packed issue! With an absolute parade of all-star talent, DC Comics has put together a dream team in honor of the series that defined DC Comics itself. With a massive creator lineup and a virtual dream team of artists signed on, DC is pulling out all the stops for this once-in-a-lifetime event. Detective Comics #1000 will be presented by creators Warren Ellis, Paul Dini, Tom King, Brian Michael Bendis, Peter J. Tomasi, Various, James T Tynion IV, Scott Snyder, Kevin Smith, Christopher Priest, Dennis O'Neil and Geoff Johns with illustration provided by Alvaro Martinez, Joëlle Jones, Dustin Nguyen, Alex Maleev, Jim Lee, Kelley Jones, Steve Epting, Tony S. Daniel, Greg Capullo, Neal Adams, Doug Mahnke, and more! So get ready for one of the biggest and most anticipated celebrations in DC history when Detective Comics #1000 hits shelves on March 27, 2019!