(W) Jeremy Whitley (A) Gurihiru (CA) Stacy Lee Rated T+ In Shops: Jun 19, 2019 SRP: $3.99
A.I.M. has crashed the G.I.R.L. expo, and this science fair just got deadly serious! Nadia and her lab mates will need all their expertise for this showdown – it’s time to see some true Genius in Action!
The Glyph award-winning and Eisner nominated Princeless continues it’s epic fantasy saga here! Book 9 of Princeless has so many revelations that will have longtime fans shocked.
Finally, the Black Knight has been unmasked, leading to major revelations for Princess Adrienne. And she still has a sister to save–if she can make it past a labyrinth and a duel fans have been waiting for. It’s Princess Adrienne versus her father! Meanwhile, Devin has been taken prisoner in the elf kingdom. Will he get out in one piece with his friends?
Princeless subverts traditional comic book tropes and promotes empowering female characters. Fans of Avatar: The Last Airbender and Lumberjanes will fall in love with this fantasy world.
Written by Jeremy Whitley, with art by Emily Martin, Christine Hipp, and Brett Grunig and a cover by Martin and Grunig, you can pre-order Princeless Book 9: Love Yourself #1 with Diamond item code JUN191321. Pick it up in a comic shop near you starting on August 28th, 2019.
Writer(s): Jeremy Whitley Artist Name(s): Robin Kaplan, Brett Grunig Cover Artist(s): Robin Kaplan, Brett Grunig 24 pgs./ E / FC $3.99
Andrea and Antonia are hitting the road! They’ve been locked up in one place for too long and Adrienne has inspired them. It’s time for them to get out there and really use their magic to do some good. There’s only one problem – they’re still incredibly competitive and more than a little irresponsible with their magic. But unleashing two princesses full of magic and determination to outdo each other couldn’t possibly go wrong…could it?
Read the volume of Princeless that launched the critically acclaimed spinoff, Raven: The Pirate Princess, now in deluxe format with never before seen behind the scenes special features!
Princeless is an empowering story of a princess who saves herself and goes on a quest to save all of her sisters. The series has been nominated for two Eisner Awards, including “Best Single Issue” and “Best Comic for Kids Ages 8-12”. It was also nominated for five Glyph Comics Awards, winning in the categories of “Best Female Character”, “Best Writer”, and “Story of the Year”!
In Princeless Book 3: The Pirate Princess Deluxe Hardcover, Adrienne and Bedelia stumble upon an unknown princess trapped in a tower and decide to save her! But they’re about to find off they’ve bit off more than they can chew when they rescue Raven Xingtao, the daughter of the pirate king. Adrienne has met her match and if she’s not careful, Raven may steal the dragon right out from under her.
With the introduction of Raven in Princeless Book 3, the series added to its roster of empowering character a pirate princess. She would go on to form her own all-female pirate crew in Raven: The Pirate Princess, which is praised for its LGBT+ themes.
The goal of the Kickstarter is to raise $20,000. Help Action Lab reach their goal by pledging one of the numerous reward tiers, including Princeless hardcovers, Raven softcovers and Kickstarter exclusive covers for Raven the Pirate Princess Year 3, which has previously been digital only!
While the individual issues are digital only, Raven: The Pirate Princess Book Seven: Date Night will be available physically from Action Lab Entertainment this July 2019! The ladies of Raven’s pirate crew are facing their greatest challenge ever: their own feelings! After the events of the last book, the crew are resting on an island and finally have time for a date night. Will sparks fly?
The crew has been through a lot and have forged some strong relationships. Now, it’s time for them to enjoy some rest and relaxation.
Raven: The Pirate Princess Book Seven: Date Night is written by Jeremy Whitley, with art by Xenia Pamfil, Christine Hipp, and Lexillo. Covers are by Sorah Suhng and Eddy Swan.
The latest swashbuckling adventure of Raven will be available in July 2019. Pre-order the book with Diamond order code MAY191280.
Writer(s): Jeremy Whitley Artist Name(s): Newt Taber, Takeia Marie, Brett Grunig Cover Artist(s): Newt Taber, Brett Grunig 24 pgs./ E / FC $3.99
Angoisse has always allowed her life to be valued by how much attention she’s been paid – which is tough when your younger sister is the most beautiful princess in the kingdom and your older sisters never stop bickering. Now for the first time she’s doing her own thing and has people…well, goblins…looking to her for help. Can Angoisse and The Grimmorax become the swamp’s defenders?
Also, a special bonus story about the race to become the new goblin president starring everybody’s favorite goblin tour guide, Deloris Grunkmore.
Digital Only Writer(s): Jeremy Whitley Artist Name(s): Xenia Pamfil, Christine Hipp, Lexillo Cover Artist(s): Sorah Suhng, Eddy Swan 27 pgs./ T / FC $2.99
Of all of the people to run into during their first planned date, Raven has run into her one and only ex-girlfriend. How will Ximena react and will they ever actually make it to their planned date? Meanwhile, Sunshine and Ananda help Katie on a super-secret mission to sweep Verity off her feet, but how is their own relationship doing? And Quinn is taking an all or nothing approach as she is determined to be the BEST GIRLFRIEND EVER for Zoe.
Writer(s): Jeremy Whitley Artist Name(s): Jackie Crofts, Brett Grunig Cover Artist(s): Jackie Crofts 24 pgs./ E / FC $3.99
Angelica is and has been the most beautiful princess in all of Ashland…but what does she do with that? Ever since Adrienne’s visit she’s been determined to find a calling and to do something more than just sit around and look cute.
And she’s been failing, miserably. But when a new game becomes popular among her followers, Angelica discovers that there’s more to this game than meets the eye and that she might be really good at something after all!
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(W) Jeremy Whitley (A) Alti Firmansyah (CA) Stacy Lee Rated T+ In Shops: May 08, 2019 SRP: $3.99
What do you do when your quasi-adopted stepdaughter reveals that she’s never had a birthday party, and doesn’t even know when her birthday is? Well, if you’re Janet Van Dyne – Original Avenger, Winsome Wasp, Pym Labs C.E.O. and Fashion Designer – you throw together the best last-minute birthday party the Marvel Universe has ever seen. But what happens when Nadia’s fellow Red Room graduate Bucky Barnes, A.K.A. the Winter Soldier, crashes the party?