Dynamite Entertainment Previews – 6/13/12

FLASH GORDON: ZEITGEIST #5

32 pages FC •  $3.99  • Teen +
Written by ERIC TRAUTMANN
Art by DANIEL INDRO
Covers by ALEX ROSS (75%), PAUL RENAUD (25%),
FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (1-in-10)
“Virgin Art” Retailer incentive cover by ALEX ROSS
“Virgin Art” Retailer incentive cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
The rebellious Prince Barin has Flash Gordon in his clutches, and that may spell death… unless the intrepid Earthman defeats his own ally, Prince Thun of the Lion Men of Mongo. Insurrection against Ming’s iron rule of Mongo is brewing, with shifting alliances and deadly intrigues at every turn. But the clock is ticking, as the merciless emperor has plans of his own: his royal wedding to Dale Arden. On Earth, three fugitives from Mongo have their sights set on their objective, with the Third Reich squarely in their crosshairs…

VAMPIRELLA #18

32 pages FC •  $3.99  • Teen +
Written by ERIC TRAUTMANN
Art by JOSÉ MALAGA
Covers by PAUL RENAUD (25%), FABIANO NEVES (25%), LUCIO PARRILLO (25%), ALÉ GARZA (25%)
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Vampirella — still reeling from the horrible fate of her ally, Sofia, and the rebirth of her old enemy, Von Kriest — charges back into battle as more old foes resurface, some offering a truce. But is the enemy of her enemy really a friend?

WARLORD OF MARS #18

32 pages FC •  $3.99  • Mature
Written by ARVID NELSON
Art by EDGAR SALAZAR
Covers by JOE JUSKO (50%), LUCIO PARRILLO (50%)
“Virgin Art” Retailer incentive cover by JOE JUSKO
“Virgin Art” Retailer incentive cover by LUCIO PARRILLO

Poor John Carter! Beautiful Martian babes are falling in love with him left and right, but all he wants is his Dejah Thoris. Dejah is a captive of Issus, the false goddess of Mars, and Carter is racing to free her. With him is Carthoris, his son, and the greatest fleet of airships Mars has ever seen. But Issus has more than one devious trick in store for Carter and his navy.

WARRIORS OF MARS #3

32 pages FC •  $3.99  • Mature
Written by ROBERT PLACE NAPTON
Art by JACK JADSON
Cover by JOE JUSKO

John Carter learned of the Legend of an earth man named Gullivar Jones who visited Barsoom before he did.  When Gullivar’s mystical rug is discovered Carter comes face to face with the legend when Gullivar is resurrected.  Now, just as these two earth men come face to face, another threat looms with the return of Gullivar’s greatest foes–the mysterious Thither people!

WITCHBLADE / RED SONJA #4 (of 5)

32 pages FC  • $3.99  •  Teen +
Written by DOUG WAGNER
Art by CEZAR RAZEK
Cover by ALÉ GARZA

Glory be to Red Sonja, bearer of the Witchblade!! Against her will, the She-Devil with a Sword now bears the Witchblade. The ancient artifact won’t separate from Sonja until it touches the only weapon able to wound the dark angel Ragniel – Sonja’s Hyrkanian blade. In modern times, Ragniel has taken Sara’s daughter Hope captive and decides the Witchblade must be destroyed. The race is on as Sara frantically searches for the Sonja’s mythical sword and Ragniel’s disfigured minions hunt Sara.

KIRBY: GENESIS – CAPTAIN VICTORY #5

32 pages FC  • $3.99  •  Teen +
Plot by STERLING GATES
Script by STERLING GATES
Art by STEVE SCOTT
Covers by ALEX ROSS (main), MICHAEL AVOM OEMING (1-in-10)
“Virgin Art” Retailer incentive cover by ALEX ROSS
“Black & White” Retailer incentive cover by MICHAEL AVOM OEMING

What are the secrets of the Dreadnaught Eagle? Captain Victory and his men are beset on all sides by their enemies, and only the Dreadnaught Eagle’s black box holds the key to their escape! Can Mister Mind — the hyper intelligent helmsman of Victory’s crew — crack the black box’s quantum-locked encryptions in time? Or will the terrifying and dark secrets of the black box drive Mister Mind mad?