Dynamite has announced a new Xena: Warrior Princess ongoing series for April written by Vita Ayala, illustrated by newcomer Olympia Sweetman, colored by Rebecca Nalty, and lettered by Ariana Maher.
Journey back to Ancient Greece with the reformed warlord. Take up your swords and chakrams to follow the newest adventures of the cult classic TV phenomenon and her trusted companion Gabrielle. As they will first have to investigate a mysterious village where children are miraculously strong. Could the infamously petty Greek Gods be involved, and if not how long before they stick their meddlesome hands in?
The first issue features a range of stunning covers from today’s top talents David Mack, Emanuela Lupacchino, Erica Henderson, Paulina Ganucheau, as well as Raúl Allén and Patricia Martin.
(W) Marc Andreyko (A) Emanuela Lupacchino, Jill Thompson, Brad Walker, Andrew Hennessy (CA) Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza
In Shops: Dec 12, 2018
It’s a super-sized issue of SUPERGIRL!
Supergirl and Krypto go back to the “scene of the crime”-the ruins of Krypton! With Z’ndr hitchhiking, Supergirl is not only there to find clues on who the killers of Krypton are, but to pay her respects to her dead family and friends for the first time since she left the planet. But a mysterious caretaker whose duty is to protect Krypton’s remnants at all costs attacks and won’t let Kara through! As if that weren’t enough, the Kryptonian powerhouse and her super-powered pooch are stricken with radiation poisoning from the dead planet and must also fight their inner demons!
This anniversary issue also includes two backup stories! First, witness the thoughts and fears of Krypto as he is affected by the radiation poisoning from the wreckage of Krypton. Then, learn more about our new hitchhiker, Z’ndr Khol, as he scavenges a booby-trapped ruin in a remote corner of the galaxy in an off-the- wall space adventure!
Hex Wives #2
(W) Ben Blacker (A) Mirka Andolfo (CA) Emanuela Lupacchino
In Shops: Nov 28, 2018
The wives of Desert Canyon still don’t know the secret power they possess. Their husbands continue their campaign of insidious manipulation. Izzy hears scratching in the walls. A cat jumps into a cake. Blood is spilled. And the creepiest sex scene in all of comics.
The Terrifics Annual #1
(W) Gene Luen Yang, Mark Russell, James Asmus (A) Joe Bennett, Evan Shaner, Viktor Bogdanovic (CA) Emanuela Lupacchino
In Shops: Oct 31, 2018
It’s three startling Terrifics tales, kicking off with a deadly nightmare at Stagg Manor! When a plot to steal Plastic Man’s powers goes awry, the Terrifics’ new home and everyone in it are at the mercy of stealthy plastic monsters. Looks like Sapphire picked the wrong day to host a Halloween dance for her Stagg Industries internship program! Next up, discover the secret origin of Java the caveman, and the secret he’s keeping will shock you. Last but not least, we uncover Tom Strong’s hidden adventure in the Dark Multiverse-hold on to your holy socks!
Nancy Drew #5
writer: Kelly Thompson
artist: Jenn St-Onge
covers: Tula Lotay (A), Emanuela Lupacchino (B), Jenn St-Onge (C), Tula Lotay (RI-Virg)
FC | 32 pages | $3.99 | Teen+
WHERE’S BESS!?!?!?!? Nancy and the gang race against the clock to find Bess before she meets the same fate as the other women in their case. Can Nancy solve the mystery in time to save her friend and close a case that’s haunted Bayport for nearly a decade? It’s a sprint to the finish by writer KELLY THOMPSON (Hawkeye, West Coast Avengers) and artist JENN ST-ONGE (Giant Days, The Misfits) in this fiery conclusion!
Wonder Woman #57
(W) James Tynion IV (A) Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy (CA) David Yardin
In Shops: Oct 24, 2018
“The Witching Hour” part four! As Hecate’s new world is born, Wonder Woman is under the goddess’ total control! This is magic’s darkest hour-one of the most powerful magicians of all time may not survive!
It’s the second part of “The Witching Hour!” What will Wonder Woman and Justice League Dark do to save the day? How will the DC Universe change after this? We’re excited to find out!
Wonder Woman #56 is by James Tynion IV, Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy, Romulo Fajardo, Jr., and Dave Sharpe.
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Wonder Woman #56
(W) James Tynion IV (A) Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy (CA) Yasmine Putri
In Shops: Oct 10, 2018
“The Witching Hour” part two! The Justice League Dark barely escaped their first encounter with Hecate, but they know she’ll be coming back for the power inside Wonder Woman. But what if Diana could tap into that power herself to take on Hecate directly?
Plastic Man #4
(W) Gail Simone (A) Adriana Melo (CA) Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy
In Shops: Sep 12, 2018
Plastic Man fondly remembers his days as a simple street thug, when people knew his name and respected his talents (even though no one ever respected him). But he’s turning over a new leaf, mentoring the youth, saving old ladies from pick-pockets and younger ladies from kidnappers. Unfortunately, when he meets the kidnappers and realizes this entire episode’s nothing more than a setup? All those leaves flip back over with a vengeance!
Batgirl Annual #2
(W) Mairghread Scott (A) Elena Casagrande (CA) Emanuela Lupacchino
In Shops: Aug 29, 2018
Sibling rivalry takes on a whole new meaning in this one-shot story that tracks Batgirl’s hunt for a serial killer whose M.O. strikes a familiar chord. Namely, a disturbing similarity to her brother, current convict James Gordon Jr. Family bonds are restored during a visit to his maximum- security surroundings, but Babs’ doubts linger. Is James Jr. helping to solve this case… or pulling her strings in a diabolical power play?