Image sees new Printings of Bedlam #1, MacGyver #1, Happy #1 and #2 and Revival #4
Image Comics continues it’s strings of hits and sell outs leading to new printings. Bedlam #1 which debuted this week to praise will receive a second printing that’ll hit stores on November 28, the same day as Bedlam #2. The comic is a new horror series by Nick Spencer and Riley Rossmo. Bedlam is a dark story about the “rehabilitated” mass murderer Madder Red — known a decade later as Fillmore Press. Recruited by the police to aid in capturing of other killers, Press finds himself fighting against his own nature — against Madder Red threatening to re-emerge.
MacGyver: Fugitive Gauntlet #1, co-written by the creator of the MacGyver television show, Lee David Zlotoff, will also receive a second printing. It will be in stores on November 28, along with MacGyver: Fugitive Gauntlet #2.
The comic re-introduces the world’s most resourceful hero, star of the television show MacGyver, which ran from 1985 until 1992.
Both the second issue and second printing of the first issue of Happy!, a four-issue miniseries by Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson, were released this Wednesday and quickly sold out at the distributor level. A third printing of Happy! #1 and a second printing of Happy! #2 will be in stores on December 5, the same day as Happy! #3. Happy! tells the story of disgraced cop Nick Sax and his tiny blue companion, the winged horse Happy, who may or may not be a hallucination.
Revival #4 also sold out at the distributor level this past week Every issue of the ongoing series by Tim Seeley and Mike Norton about a small town where the dead came back to life for one fateful day has had multiple printings. The second printing of Revival #4 will be in stores on December 5.
Revival is one of the best new comics to hit stands this year mixing mystery, horror and an excellent focus on the individual, it should be in everyone’s pullbox each month.