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Dynamite presents… The ultimate Red Sonja. The opening issue of this new, ongoing series finds Sonja on an epic quest; a quest to rid the world of an ancient evil. And a quest that places her in battle between the Zeddas and the Kingdom of Gathia. The legend of Red Sonja begins here! This story re-introduces Red Sonja to the world of comics, and is a classic in the making! Also available on the web!

New Series

Fan-favorite writer Kevin Smith (Clerks, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back) revives the Emerald Archer for a new era in this new ongoing series featuring art by Phil Hester & Ande Parks! Green Arrow escaped death, but the world moved on in his wake. Can he adjust to a DCU he doesn’t recognize? Also available on the web!
From the original Lobo writing team of Keith Giffen and Alan Grant! But put your “bastiches” away, this ain’t no comedy – just hard hitting science fiction action with a gritty tone and a brutal anti-hero as the lead! When three of the galaxy’s most fearsome criminals escape confinement on a prison planet and wind up on Earth, the authorities have no choice but to free the most wanted man in the universe – Jeremiah Harm – to track these fugitives down and stop them. He doesn’t love you, he doesn’t want to be your friend, he isn’t your super-hero – and God help you if you find yourself in Harm’s way! Also available on the web!
Deadpool is back and crazier than ever! And this time, he’s joined… the Skrull Invasion of Earth?!
More exciting comics featuring the greatest heroes of the ages from Alex Ross, Dynamite and Project Superpowers! Joining series mastermind Alex Ross for the debut of The Death Defying ‘Devil is writer Joe Casey and Dynamite exclusive artist Edgar Salazar! Spinning out of the events from Project Superpowers Chapter One and bridging the gap before the debut of Project Superpowers Chapter Two, the mysterious ‘Devil is put on the case to track down the terrorist organization known as ‘The Claw’. Travelling with the equally mysterious Justine, The ‘Devil is also shadowed by a new hero that very well may hold the answers to the ‘Devil’s strange existence, and new clues to the nature of the Urn which imprisoned all of our heroes! Featuring two incredible main covers, one by Ross and the other by John Cassaday, also look for chase covers by John Romita Sr. (inked by Alex Ross) and Edgar Salazar! Also available on the web!
From the bestselling Blizzard computer game comes the most explosive sci-fi action comic ever created! Join the War Pigs, a disbanded team of outlaws reunited by their former captain for one last job: the assassination of Jim Raynor! Also available on the web!
Raymond E. Feist’s Riftwar Saga begins here! Pug and Tomas are two young boys in Crydee with dreams of becoming soldiers. Choosing different paths, Pug becomes a Magician Apprentice, but a menace from a different world will threaten all there is.
Scarface has nothing on Cameron Quinn, a ruthless upstart out to make a name for himself in this tale of crime and destiny from critically acclaimed mystery novelist Gary Phillips (HIGH HAND, BANGERS)! Phillips shines a harsh light on the action and drama of the L.A. underworld with this inner-cityspin on The Sopranos! A potent mix of American Gangster and THE WIRE, for fans of Brubaker’s CRIMINAL! Also available on the web!
Calvin School grew up hard and mean on the streets of Hamtown. He worked his way up the underworld ladder, making a brutal name for himself in the rackets. They called him the Hammer. That was then. Now, all Calvin wants is to leave his bloody past behind. But old scores remain unsettled. Old blood remains very, very bad. And sooner or later, the Hammer will fall on Hamtown. Also available on the web!

New issues

The battle that you’ve been waiting for is finally here! After failing to prevent the slaughter of millions and being forced to confront the betrayal of Bette Noir, the Paradigm must finally face the Plutonian – and not everyone will make it out alive! Don’t miss this staggering issue of Mark Waid’s revolutionary superhero saga! Also available on the web!
The historic time-traveling origin of Voltron continues to unfold as the evil Empress Jain attempts to harness arcane magic that could extend her power throughout the galaxy. Freedom’s only hope lies in the hands of a small cabal hard at work to craft the ultimate defensive weapon. Also available on the web!
Bucky has survived his first major trial as the new Captain America, but now a villain from his past – both as Bucky in WW2 and as the Winter Soldier during the Cold War – has come to the U.S. and he’ll have to face his history just as he’s finding his feet in the present. The beginning of a gripping war and espionage tale, with some familiar faces for long-term Cap readers, as the New Captain America moves further into the Marvel U. And for this action-packed three-part story, award-winning Cap writer Ed Brubaker is joined by acclaimed artist Luke Ross (Jonah Hex, Samurai).
In this emotional issue, Yorick joins hundreds of women at a famous monument to pay tribute to all of the men who died in the Plague. But when a pack of violent female extremists interrupts this memorial service, the last man on Earth may end up joining his fallen brothers… Also available on the web!
Take a deep breath. Hold it. Now, imagine you’re on a -I didn’t say breathe!- on a sunken submarine at the bottom of the ocean, teetering on enough methane ice to blow the world in half if you make Ihe slightest wrong move. Your only prayer of survival lies with the only diver on Earth who’s ever gone this deep. Of course, that was the time he lost his wife and half his crew, but he’s older now. Comforted? No? Thank writers Andrew Cosby, creator of the hit Sci-Fi Channel show Eureka, and Andy Schmidt! Also available on the web!
The second chapter of the biggest book of the year is here! Sci-Fi legend Orson Scott Card (Ender’s Game, Speaker for the Dead) and comic book royalty Andy Kubert (1602, Wolverine:Origin) bring you the second part of the secret origin of Tony Stark, Ultimate Iron Man! A child of science and nature, Tony Stark is not like “normal” kids-he’s much more. See the construction of the man and his armor!
Elijah Snow’s memory has returned, with a vengeance. Can Jakita and the Drummer stop him before he does something foolish? Also available on the web!
The incredible second issue on this imaginative series. Check out the amazing Carnivale De Robotique! Also available on the web!
The newly re-formed Justice League International overplayed their cards when they tracked Maxwell Lord to Checkmate headquarters hoping to capture the resurrected villain. He’s got them in his sights, and they have nowhere to turn… Also available on the web!
Their search for Excalibur leads Hunter and company to Italy and the Sword In The Stone. Which isn’t Excalibur. The mystery deepens, the clues grow stranger, and there’s also punching, kicking and things blowing up! Writers Andrew Cosby and Caleb Monroe keep this careful-what-you-wish-for action-adventure in overdrive with sensational interior art by hot newcomer artist Matt Cossin. Covers by Phil Noto and Ming Doyle. Also available on the web!
COMMANDER KRAKEN and his TECHNO-PIRATES have captured Iron Man, stripped him of his DEEP-SEA ARMOR … and are attacking HYDROBASE with it! Unarmed and unarmored, can Tony Stark take out Kraken’s scurvy crew all by himself?
“With a Vengeance” comes to its shattering conclusion, where villains are revealed and answers to questions that go back to Issue #1 are laid bare. It’s Supermen and Batmen versus Darkseid and Lex Luthor–while the mysterious puppet master plays them all. Talk about a crisis! Also available on the web!
Will Rick Deckard escape the Hall of Justice? Find out as the saga that inspired Blade Runner continues! A second bounty hunter joins the pursuit and Deckard crosses another rogue Nexus-6 android off his list. Expect the unexpected in this new issue of Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep?, the comic The Village Voice declared to be one of the best of 2009! Also available on the web!
Electro has been humiliated by that Spider-Punk long enough. Now it’s time to get some RESPECT. With the juice that runs New York City in his hands, the world will learn that Electro isn’t one to be trifled with!
Demian’s exoneration could lead to certain death for the alleged terrorists he’d been trying to help. The group finds itself driven underground after a nasty battle with governmental robots. Also available on the web!
Casualties continue to mount as the X-Men’s fight with the Brotherhood goes south. Plus, Wolverine and Jean Grey’s relationship causes Cyclops to make a fateful decision.
Meet Desire and Despair, two of Dream’s sisters who may or may not have had something to do with the tragedy that befell his former lover. This issue also introduces Rose Walker, a young woman tormented by bizarre dreams. Meanwhile, Morpheus makes plans to capture three dangerous, escaped dreams. Also available on the web!
Beast has got a busy day ahead of him. With a hot date planned for the evening and a training session with the mutant Beak during the day, what could go wrong?
Zauriel, a former guardian angel, seeks refuge with the JLA after running from an impending rebellion in Heaven. To keep him quiet, Asmodel–archangel of the bull-host–sends his celestial legions to dispose of the defector! Meanwhile, Neron has plans of his own for the fugitive from paradise. Also available on the web!
Bruce Wilder moves his “chess pieces”. Jackie Estacado meets Tora No Shi. Also available on the web!
In this conclusion to the three-part “Black Glove” storyline, Batman’s reunion with the Club of Heroes turns into a deathtrap as Robin and the Squire are kidnapped! With the Club of Villains lurking in the shadows, can good possibly triumph over evil? Also available on the web!