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Preview: The Sons Of El Topo Vol. 1: Cain OGN HC

The Sons Of El Topo Vol. 1: Cain OGN HC

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Writer: Alejandro Jodorowsky
Artist: Jóse Ladrönn
Colorist: Jóse Ladrönn & Hugo Sebastian Facio
Letterer: Deron Bennett
Translator: Edward Gauvin
Cover Artist: Jóse Ladrönn
Price: $19.99

Legendary filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky (The Incal, Metabarons) and virtuosic illustrator José Ladrönn (Cable, Incredible Hulk) deliver a sequel to Jodorowsky’s cult classic film, El Topo.

El Topo was once a bandit without limits, a man with no moral compass, until his journey through the desert brought him to religion and enlightenment. As he became a holy vessel imbued with the power to perform miracles, he left behind his first born son Cain, and brought forth the birth of Abel.

Fueled by resentment, and unable to kill his saintly father, Cain begins the slow pursuit of his half brother in a tale of magic and mayhem.

Preview: Complete Killer SC

Complete Killer SC

Publisher: Archaia, an imprint of BOOM! Studios
Writer: Matz
Artist: Luc Jacamon
Cover Artist: Luc Jacamon
Translated By: Edward Gauvin and Matz
Letterers: Deron Bennet, Marshall Dillon
Price: $39.99

Artist Luc Jacamon and writer Matz (The Black Dahlia) deliver the definitive collection of the Eisner Award-nominated crime saga, The Killer, a hardboiled, noir series following a hitman lost in a world without a moral compass.

Get inside the mind of a professional assassin, a man of few scruples, nerves of steel, and a steady trigger finger. A man whose crimes might be catching up with him. A man on the verge of cracking…

After misadventures in Central and South America and having earned enough money to retire comfortably, the Killer retires to Mexico, but his colleagues are still in need of his irreplaceable skills… and before long he’s drawn back into the great geopolitical game between Cuba, Venezuela, and the United States.

Preview: The Beautiful Death #4

THE BEAUTIFUL DEATH #4

Writer / Artist: Mathieu Bablet
Cover A: Mathieu Bablet
Translator: Edward Gauvin
Publisher: Titan Comics
FC – 32pp – $3.99 – On sale: December 20, 2017

The final remnants of humanity left on Earth lost a member, with Wayne unable to deal with his own actions in a world which has lost all purpose. Deprived of their anchor, Jeremiah and Soham were forced to consider their differences and found their relationship irreparable.

Soham was abandoned, betrayed by the dark-haired girl from his past and his only living friend. But he knows that she has a plan, and, more importantly, that she’s keeping it from Jeremiah.

And in the darkness, something is growing…

Preview: The Chimera Brigade TPB

THE CHIMERA BRIGADE TPB

Writers: Serge Lehman, Fabrice Colin, Edward Gauvin (Translator)
Artist: Gess
SC – FC – 104pp – $16.99
On sale in book stores: May 24, 2017
ISBN: 9781785858574

Amidst the turmoil of the First World War, a new breed of superhuman is born as a result of illegal chemical weapons. Marie Curie experiments upon them, sometimes with terrifying consequences. While some members of this unique new class of society choose to fight against injustice, others use their extraordinary capabilities to spread terror. However, something far more powerful is lurking on the horizon, a threat that could erase them from existence for good. Up against enemies who can hypnotise, walk through walls and even more unimaginable things – what chance does the human race have?

Preview: Monika Volume 2: Vanilla Dolls

MONIKA VOLUME 2: VANILLA DOLLS

Writers: Thilde Barboni (Writer), Edward Gauvin (Translator)
Artist: Guillem March
HC – FC – 64pp –  $16.99 – On sale in comic stores: March 22
On sale in book stores: April 18
ISBN: 9781785860119

In the epic conclusion to this sensual, political and psychological thriller, Monika must make her choice! It’s either the Vanilla Dolls or her own sister… At the behest of Theo, Monika takes to the erotic stage alongside the Vanilla Dolls, but this new masked charade troubles her and much as it exhausts her. The Crucis Brigade lie in wait, their seductive dream of a new of a new West edging ever closer… and Monika is the only one who can stop her murderous sister, Erika!

Preview: Monika Volume 2: Vanilla Dolls

MONIKA VOLUME 2: VANILLA DOLLS

Writers: Thilde Barboni (Writer), Edward Gauvin (Translator)
Artist: Guillem March
HC – FC – 64pp –  $16.99 – On sale in comic stores: March 22
On sale in book stores: April 18
ISBN: 9781785860119

In the epic conclusion to this sensual, political and psychological thriller, Monika must make her choice! It’s either the Vanilla Dolls or her own sister… At the behest of Theo, Monika takes to the erotic stage alongside the Vanilla Dolls, but this new masked charade troubles her and much as it exhausts her. The Crucis Brigade lie in wait, their seductive dream of a new of a new West edging ever closer… and Monika is the only one who can stop her murderous sister, Erika!