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Dover Announces Paleo: The Complete Collection by Jim Lawson

PaleoFrontCoverDover Comics & Graphic Novels has announced they’ll be releasing Paleo: The Complete Collection by Jim Lawson.

Created by the popular Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles artist Jim Lawson, the groundbreaking Paleo series accurately depicts the hair-raising violence and drama of dinosaur life in the late Cretaceous period. This collection includes the six original and two new issues of Paleo: Tales of the Late Cretaceous as well as a selection of brand-new tales inked by Lawson and written by Stephen R. Bissette, who also contributes an extensive history of dinosaur comics.

Readers will encounter many different dinosaur species, all depicted in bold black-and-white illustrations that strive for the utmost accuracy. The prehistoric narratives range from the flight of an injured Albertosaurus from a Tyrannosaurus rex to an orphaned Stegosaurus’s struggle for survival to views of a Cretaceous swamp from the perspective of a dragonfly. A masterpiece of comic art, this compilation will captivate dinosaur enthusiasts of all ages.

The 400 page collection comes to shelves January 2016 for $19.95.

Exclusive Bonus Material

  • Two new issues of Paleo: Tales of the Late Creatceous
  • Three all-original stories by Jim Lawson and Stephen R. Bissette: Easy, Floater, and Loner

Sam Glanzman completes his final USS Stevens story!

Golden Age comic book legend, and WWII veteran, Sam Glanzman just finished writing, penciling and inking what he is calling his final USS Stevens story. A four-pager, in the tradition of those early USS Stevens stories he did in the 1970s for the war titles published by DC Comics.

The new pages are being sent off to be lettered and colored, per Sam’s instructions. This new story will, of course, be included in the upcoming USS Stevens collection being published by Dover Comics & Graphic Novels in March of 2016.