News from Viper Comics
Stu Bear In Stores Now!
A freak avalanche turns Stu Bear’s annual hibernation into a 500 year frozen sleep. Rediscovered and thawed, Stu finds evolved, hairless, intelligent bears, descendants of Stu’s brother, the new dominant species; living in floating cities above the Earth. But as a seemingly incurable plague threatens to destroy all life, Stu finds he’s the only one who can save the day. Beverly Hills Chihuahua movie screen writer, Jeff Bushell, debut’s his first graphic novel.
Format: book / full color / 80 Pages / $7.95
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: JUL101159
“It’s good for kids and adults will enjoy it too.” – Brett Schenker, GraphicPolicy.com
“Pure animal sci-fi fun. These bears really rule!” – Broken Frontier
“Wake up and smell the honey, dude … Stu Bear has arrived!” — Chris J. Thompson, PopCultureHound.com
“…it reads easily and could be used as a book before bed time…” – Lan Pitts, Newsarama.com
“Graphic Novel Reporter Fall 2010 Essential Kids GN”
“Hell House” In Stores Now
Every Halloween, hundreds of highly controversial, religiously themed “Hell Houses” open their doors across Middle America. During the first night of a Texas high school’s Hell House, a shocking and mysterious event occurs, leaving behind a small number of survivors. This motley crew is forced to battle their way out of the collapsing structure, while fighting against a terrifying and unspeakable force desperate to consume their very souls.
Format: book / full color / 96 Pages / $9.95
“…incredible illustrations by Tsubusa Yoroza… amazing, and definitely worth a read.” – HorrorNews.net
“Hell House is a very strong effort… extremely good. 4 out of 5 stars” – Craig Reade, Comixtreme.com
“…if you want a damn good comic read, buy Hell House: The Awakening…writers Chad Feehan and Ryan Dixon have created the greatest horror story I’ve read all year. 5 out of 5 “ – Half Channel.com
Nosferatu Arrives In November!
“Nosferatu” is a dark, edgy tale inspired by the film of the same name. This modern spin on the timeless horror story follows Tommy and her roommate Elle as the nefarious vampire Count Orlok draws them into his obsession with death and disease. Old-world magic combines with technology and terror alerts when Orlok, the Nosferatu, pays our shores a visit.
Written by: Chris Wolf
Retail $9.95 / 112 pages
“A great adventure for the high school reader and older that does both the orignal film and independent comic industry proud! Grade: A “ – ThePullbox.com
“There’s a lot I liked about Nosferatu.” – Brett Schenker, GraphicPolicy.com
Flying To The Rescue In November “Blue Agave & Worm”
Albert Lopez, Jr. is a struggling LA stand-up comic who still lives with his parents. One night while drunk on tequila, Albert falls violently into a mysterious agave plant and becomes “The Blue Agave,” Mexican superhero! With the help of his best friend and sidekick Tony (aka Worm), a 500-year-old burrow and copious amounts of tequila, Albert just might save the world!
Written By: Kirker Butler
Retail $7.95 / 80 pages
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: SEP101160
“I found myself laughing out loud multiple times and immediately wanting to see what comes next.” — Brett Schenker, GraphicPolicy.com
For years Orpheus, the world’s greatest escape artist, has defied the odds, wowed audiences and challenged Death. Now, during his final performance Death has accepted that challenge. If Orpheus is to perform his greatest escape ever, he will have to question everything he knows, and pay a price even greater than he could have imagined.
WARNING: Mature Content. Contains nudity.
Art by: Sallamari Rantala
Retail Price: $ 7.95
Diamond Order Code: OCT101168
ISBN 13: 9780982711781