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Preview: Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader’s Castle #2

Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader’s Castle #2

(W) Cavan Scott (A/CA) Francesco Francavilla
In Shops: Oct 09, 2019
SRP: $3.99

This exciting weekly series explores the hidden corners of the Star Wars Galaxy and features a wretched hive of scum and villainy including Darth Maul, Grand Moff Tarkin, Asajj Ventress, Jabba the Hutt-all under the shadow of Darth Vader!

Fans will be excited to discover these creepy stories by fan-favorite writer Cavan Scott, with art by the greatest talent from across the galaxy, including Nicoletta Baldari, Nick Brokenshire, Francesco Francavilla, Kelley Jones, Megan Levens, and Charles Paul Wilson III! Covers by Eisner-winning artist Francesco Francavilla! Collect them all!

Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader's Castle #2

Preview: Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader’s Castle #1

Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader’s Castle #1

Cavan Scott (w) • Francesco Francavilla, Megan Levens  (a) • Francesco Francavilla (c)

Return to Vader’s Castle for a spooky spin on your favorite villains from a galaxy far, far away…

This exciting weekly series explores the hidden corners of the Star Wars Galaxy and features a wretched hive of scum and villainy including Darth Maul, Grand Moff Tarkin, Asajj Ventress, Jabba the Hutt—all under the shadow of Darth Vader!

Fans will be excited to discover these creepy stories by fan-favorite writer Cavan Scott, with art by the greatest talent from across the galaxy, including Nicoletta Baldari, Nick Brokenshire, Francesco Francavilla, Kelley Jones, Megan Levens, and Charles Paul Wilson III!

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader’s Castle #1

Preview: Black Terror #1

Black Terror #1

writer: Max Bemis
artist: Matt Gaudio
covers: Francesco Francavilla (A), Jorge Fornés (B), David Nakayama (C), Erica Henderson (D), Adam Gorham (E)
Adam Gorham (RI-Virgin), Erica Henderson (RI-Virgin), Adam Gorham (RI-B/W), Erica Henderson (RI-B/W), Jorge Fornés (RI-B/W)
FC | 32 pages | $3.99 | Superhero Adventure | Teen+

Bob Benton has settled into his “boring” life of being a pharmacist. A daily routine, a co-worker he has a crush on… these are the things that keep him happy. But creeping below the surface are his memories of being a hero. Struggling against his urges to fight crime, he is suddenly sent down a path he thought he had left behind, wanting… needing to be a vigilante, ready to once again punch crime in the face and become the Black Terror!

Join Max Bemis (Moon Knight, Foolkiller) and Matt Gaudio (John Wick, Bettie Page) as they take you for a ride through the life of superhero and all the weirdness along the way.

Black Terror #1

Preview: Archie 1955 #1 (of 5)

ARCHIE 1955 #1 (OF 5)

Script: Mark Waid and Brian Augustyn
Art: Tom Grummett, Bob Smith, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Audrey Mok
Variant Covers: Jinky Coronado, Francesco Francavilla, Aaron Lopresti, Pete Woods
On Sale Date: 9/18
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

BRAND NEW SERIES from the writing team that brought you ARCHIE: 1941!

Can a rocking teenager from a small, sleepy town find fame and fortune through this new phenomenon called “rock and roll”? When Archie Andrews proves to a local DJ that he’s got the makings of a hip-shaking stardom, he begins an ascent to fame that will carry with it both triumph and tragedy.

Preview: Archie #707

ARCHIE #707 (ARCHIE & SABRINA PT. 3 of 5)

Script: Nick Spencer and Mariko Tamaki
Art: Jenn St-Onge, Matt Herms, Jack Morelli
Cover: Jenn St-Onge
Variant Covers: Francesco Francavilla, Sandy Jarrell
On Sale Date: 9/4
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

The saga of how #couplegoals Archie and Sabrina came to be—and like the start of any good love story, it’s filled with nervous first date jitters, butterflies, and a good amount of supernatural terror!

Archie #707

Exclusive Extended Preview: Archie 1955 #1

Check out this exclusive expanded preview of Archie: 1955 featuring unseen interior art by Tom Grummett. Archie: 1955 is a spiritual follow-up, though not a sequel, to Archie: 1941 and is written by Mark Waid and Brian Augustyn. The series follows Archie through a bright and fast early rock and roll career.

The final order cut-off is August 26, 2019.


ARCHIE: 1955 #1 (of 5)

Script: Mark Waid and Brian Augustyn
Art: Tom Grummett, Bob Smith, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Audrey Mok
Variant Covers: Jinky Coronado, Francesco Francavilla, Aaron Lopresti, Pete Woods
On Sale Date: 9/18
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

BRAND NEW SERIES from the writing team that brought you ARCHIE: 1941! Can a rocking teenager from a small, sleepy town find fame and fortune through this new phenomenon called “rock and roll”? When Archie Andrews proves to a local DJ that he’s got the makings of a hip-shaking stardom, he begins an ascent to fame that will carry with it both triumph and tragedy.

ARCHIE: 1955 #1 (of 5)

ComiXology Originals is Releasing One New Creator-Owned Comic Each Week this September

ComiXology is releasing four all-new creator-owned comiXology Originals titles this September. Each week will feature the debut of a new series starting with Breaklands written by Justin Jordan, with art by Tyassetta on September 4th, followed by Field Tripping co-written by James Asmus and Jim Festante, with art by José García on September 11thThe Black Ghost co-written by acclaimed novelist Alex Segura and Monica Gallagher—co-creators of the Lethal Lit Podcast—with art by George Kambadais on September 18th, and concluding with Quarter Killer co-written by Vita Ayala and Danny Lore, with art by Jamie Jones on September 26th.

Each new #1 will be available to read digitally upon release for members of Amazon Prime via their Prime Reading benefit, Kindle Unlimited, and comiXology Unlimited at no additional cost and for purchase on Kindle and comiXology. The collected editions of these newly announced comiXology Originals series will be available in print via Amazon.com.

Breaklands

5-issue comic book series

Written by Justin Jordan, the co-creator and writer of The Strange Talent of Luther Strode, with art by acclaimed artist Tyassetta, colors by Sarah Stern, and lettering by Rachel Deering.

Set 150 years in the future, Breaklands features a world where everyone has powers… except for one young woman, Kasa Fain, who is desperate to find her recently kidnapped brother.

Breaklands #1 will be available on September 4th

Collected edition will be available in print via Amazon.com

Breaklands

Field Tripping

5-issue comic book series

Co-written by James Asmus and Jim Festante, collaborators on media properties like, Rick & Morty presents Mr. MeeseeksThe End Times of Bram & Ben, and animation development for Stoopid Buddy and Flying Rock Entertainment, with art by José García and lettering by Ryan Ferrier.

A multiverse-spanning, all-ages story about a flighty teacher with an interdimensional traveling school bus and her students who become stranded – jumping between bizarre worlds but never able to go back to theirs.

Field Tripping #1will be available on September 11th

Collected edition will be available in print via Amazon.com

Field Tripping

The Black Ghost

5-issue comic book series

Co-written by acclaimed novelist Alex Segura and Monica Gallagher—Co-Creators of the Lethal Lit Podcast—with art by George Kambadais, colors by Ellie Wright, lettering by Taylor Esposito, featuring covers by Greg Smallwood on #1, Francesco Francavilla, Veronica Fish, and Bill Sienkiewicz—and edited by Gregory Lockard.

Lara Dominguez is a journalist chasing that one, big story. As she inches closer to uncovering the identity of the masked activist known as The Black Ghost, Lara will have to navigate the corruption of her adopted city and her own personal demons. Will she have the strength to be part of the solution—or will she become the problem?

Black Ghost #1 will be available on September 18th

Collected edition will be available in print via Amazon.com

Black Ghost

Quarter Killer

5-issue comic book series

Co-written by Vita Ayala (The WildsSubmergedLivewire) and Danny Lore (Ayala’s James Bond co-writer and the writer of the acclaimed Queen of Bad Dreams), with art by Jamie Jones and lettering by Ryan Ferrier.

This action packed, cyberpunk story of Quentin Kidd A.K.A. QK, an ex-corporate computer hacker who offers their services to those willing to pay them with old school currency, specifically quarters, because quarters are untraceable. QK only has two rules: they don’t work for criminals or police, and no killing.

Quarter Killer #1 will be available on September 25th

Collected edition will be available in print via Amazon.com

Quarter Killer

Each new series is part of the comiXology Originals line of exclusive content and will be available upon release for members of Amazon Prime via their Prime Reading benefit, Kindle Unlimited, and comiXology Unlimited at no additional cost, and for purchase on Kindle and comiXology, with collected editions in print via Amazon.com. Prime Reading offers all Amazon Prime members a rotating selection of over a thousand top Kindle books, magazines, short works, comic books, children’s books, and more – all at no additional cost. Kindle Unlimited offers over 1 million titles, thousands of audiobooks, and select current issues of popular magazines for just $9.99 a month with a 30-day free trial. ComiXology Unlimited now offers over 25,000 comics, graphic novels and manga for just $5.99 a month with a 30-day free trial.

Preview: The Art of Francesco Francavilla

THE ARCHIE ART OF FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (HC)

Script: Francesco Francavilla
Art: Francesco Francavilla
Cover: Francesco Francavilla
978-1-68255-936-9
$24.99 US/$27.99 CAN
9 x 12”
HC
104 pp, Full Color
Direct Market On-Sale Date: 8/14

Archie’s new hardcover art book is a beautifully designed celebration of Francesco Francavilla’s time at Archie, featuring the complete collection of his comic book covers and more. This title goes behind-the-scenes on Francavilla’s work and its place in Archie’s history, with an insider’s look at the creation and ongoing legacy with the company.

THE ARCHIE ART OF FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (HC)

The origins of Archie & Sabrina are revealed in this early preview of Archie #707!

ARCHIE #707: ARCHIE AND SABRINA 3 (of 5)

Script: Nick Spencer and Mariko Tamaki
Art: Jenn St-Onge, Matt Herms, Jack Morelli
Cover: Jenn St-Onge
Variant Covers: Francesco Francavilla, Sandy Jarrell
On Sale Date: 9/4
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

The saga of how #couplegoals Archie and Sabrina came to be—and like the start of any good love story, it’s filled with nervous first date jitters, butterflies, and a good amount of supernatural terror!

ARCHIE #707

Preview: Archie: The Married Life 10 Years Later #1 (of 6)

ARCHIE: THE MARRIED LIFE 10 YEARS LATER #1 (of 6)

Script: Michael Uslan
Art: Dan Parent, J. Bone, Glenn Whitmore, Jack Morelli
Cover: Dan Parent
Variant Covers: J. Bone, Francesco Francavilla, Robert Hack, Aaron Lopresti
On Sale Date: 8/7
32-page, full color comic
$3.99 U.S.

Ten years later, a landmark moment in Archie Comics history is being revisited! ARCHIE: THE MARRIED LIFE 10th ANNIVERSARY is a sequel to the headline-making 2009 “Archie wedding” storyline. The original story written by Michael Uslan answered Riverdale’s longest-running question: will Archie marry Betty or Veronica? Fans were treated to two alternate worlds that explored each possibility and Uslan’s sequel picks up both stories ten years later. See how much life has changed for Archie, his family, and the rest of Riverdale in this new and exciting mini-series!

ARCHIE: THE MARRIED LIFE 10 YEARS LATER #1 (of 6)
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