writer: David Avallone artist: Fran Strukan, Pasquale Qualano covers: Francesco Francavilla FC | 120 pages | Humor, Action/Adventure | $17.99 | Teen+
The Mistress of the Dark lands the leading role in a touching art film about human/gill monster romance, but there’s something decidedly fishy about her costar. Is there an Oscar(tm) in her future, or is director Billy Bullworth interested in spawning something more than an Academy Award-winning movie?!
This week features a diverse range of offerings. Early smash hits from Dynamite like Army of Darkness and Lone Ranger are joined by takes on Gold Key heroes Turok and Magnus by frequent collaborators Greg Pak and Fred Van Lente, as well as Gail Simon’s mega-crossover Swords of Sorrow, plus one of the best-reviewed comics of 2019 in Kieron Gillen’s deconstruction take on Peter Cannon.
writer: David Avallone artist: Pasquale Qualano covers: Francesco Francavilla (A), J. Bone (B), Dave Acosta (C), Photo (D) Francesco Francavilla (RI-Virgin), J. Bone (RI-Virgin), Dave Acosta (RI-B/W), Photo Cover (RI-Virgin) FC | 32 pages | Horror | $3.99 | Teen+
Maybe all film directors are megalomaniacs…but what do you do when you find out your movie was literally a cover for a plot to conquer the world? Elvira and Gill team up to escape the clutches of the creepy conspiracy that threw them together, in the final insane issue of THE SHAPE OF ELVIRA!
writer: David Avallone artist: Fran Strukan covers: Francesco Francavilla (A), J. Bone (B), Dave Acosta (C), Photo Cover (D) Francesco Francavilla (RI-Virgin), J. Bone (RI-Virgin), Dave Acosta (RI-B/W), Photo Cover (RI-Virgin) FC | 32 pages | $3.99 | Teen+
It came from Hollywood! Elvira has discovered her co-star’s monstrous secret, and she’s not the only one. Things get out of hand on the set of “The Heart is a Black Lagoon,” as murder, mystery and interspecies romance all come to a boil in the penultimate issue of THE SHAPE OF ELVIRA!