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Preview: Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 3 SC

Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 3 SC

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer:  John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Cover Artist: Greg Smallwood
Price: $16.99

With both Heaven and Hell out for Jack’s head, there’s nowhere left for him to hide. It’s a battle of apocalyptic proportions, but ol’ Jack Burton won’t go down without a fight.

Don’t miss the epic conclusion of Jack Burton’s story and the final ride of the Pork-Chop Express

Collects issues #8-12.

Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 3 SC

Preview: Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 2 SC

Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 2 SC

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer:  John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Cover Artist: Greg Smallwood
Price: $16.99

Getting old ain’t ever easy. Especially when you’re entering your golden years during the apocalypse. Jack Burton’s haphazard quest to save the world and defeat the evil Ching Dai continues here — but to get the job done, he’ll need the help of his old friends Wang Chi and Egg Shen. The question remains, do they want to help him?

Collects issues #5-8.

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 1 SC

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack Vol. 1 SC

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer:  John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Cover Artist: Greg Smallwood
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $16.99

  • From John Carpenter (director of Big Trouble in Little China, Halloween, The Thing, Escape from New York) and Anthony Burch (writer of Borderlands 2) comes the story of old man Jack Burton’s final ride in the Pork-Chop Express.
  • The year is 2020, and hell is literally on Earth. Ching Dai, sick of relying on screw-ups like Lo Pan to do his bidding, has broken the barriers between Earth and the infinite hells, and declared himself ruler of all.
  • Sixty-year-old Jack Burton is alone in a tiny corner of Florida with only his broken radio to talk to, until one day it manages to pick up a message. Someone is out there in the hellscape, and they know a way to stop Ching Dai.
  • Collects issues #1-4.

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #12

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #12

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Cover Artist:
Main Cover
: Brett Parson
     Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
     Connecting “Jack Through Time” Incentive Cover: Will Robson
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $3.99

This is it—the final ride of the Pork-Chop Express.

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #11

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #11

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Cover Artist:
Main Cover: Brett Parson
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
Connecting “Jack Through Time” Incentive Cover: Will Robson
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $3.99

Jack must atone for his sins if he’s ever going to be able to stop Lo Pan’s wrath.

Preview: Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack #10

Big Trouble In Little China: Old Man Jack #10

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Cover Artist:
Main Cover: Brett Parson
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
Connecting Incentive Cover: Will Robson
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $3.99

Ching Dai has been defeated… but a new evil lurks for Jack and Co. as they attempt to pick up the pieces of the hellpocalypse.

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #9

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #9

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Cover Artist:
Main Cover: Rahzzah
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
Variant Connecting Cover: Will Robson
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $3.99

Following his climactic confrontation with Ching Dai, Jack Burton finds himself in a place he never expected to see…and it ain’t Florida.

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #8

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #8

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Cover Artist:
Main Cover: Greg Smallwood
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
Connecting “Jack Through Time” Cover: Will Robson
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Price: $3.99

Jack has finally come face to face with Ching Dai. It’s a battle of wits, a battle of magic, a battle to end all battles. As soon as Jack can find his reading glasses…

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #7

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #7

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Cover Artist:
Main Cover: Greg Smallwood
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
Connecting Incentive Cover: Will Robson
Price: $3.99

Jack and his increasingly improbable team break into the Tower of Skulls to save an old ally who could change the tide of this fight— if they can make it in time!

Preview: Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #6

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack #6

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writers: John Carpenter & Anthony Burch
Artist: Jorge Corona
Colorist: Gabriel Cassata
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire
Cover Artists:
Main Cover: Jorge Corona
Action Figure Subscription Cover: Michael Adams & Marco D’Alfonso
Connecting “Jack Through Time” Variant Cover: Will Robson
Price: $3.99

Jack, Lo Pan, and Wang are trapped in their own separate, personal hells that they can only escape if they find a way to work together once again.

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