(W) Paul Cornell (A) Enid Balam (CA) Steve Morris Rated T+ In Shops: Oct 26, 2022 SRP: $4.99
IS HE ACE OR JOKER? A superhuman with an awesome gift…or a poor soul twisted by mutation? For Croyd Crenson, that question isn’t so easily answered. Sure, the Wild Card virus gave him powers…but they keep changing! Concluding the adaptation of the tragic first appearance of Roger Zelazny’s fan-favorite character – the Sleeper.
(W) Paul Cornell (A) Enid Balam (CA) Steve Morris RATED T+ In Shops: Sep 28, 2022 SRP: $4.99
THE SLEEPER WAKES! The Wild Card virus had many different strange effects…but few stranger than those it wrought on Croyd Crenson, the Sleeper. The adaptation of the first book of George R.R. Martin’s super-powered alternate history continues, adapting the first appearance of the fan-favorite character created by Roger Zelazny.
(W) Paul Cornell (A) Mike Hawthorne (CA) Steve Morris RATED T+ In Shops: Aug 31, 2022 SRP: $4.99
THIRTY MINUTES OVER BROADWAY! The story that set the stage for the Wild Cards universe – the tale of the Wild Card virus being released on Earth – concludes here! Jetboy, hero of World War II, finds himself back in action over New York City as a madman holds the city hostage with an alien weapon! Adapting Howard Waldrop’s classic story into the comics medium for the first time!
(W) Paul Cornell (A) Mike Hawthorne (CA) Steve Morris RATED T+ In Shops: Jul 27, 2022 SRP: $4.99
THE LEGENDARY GEORGE R.R. MARTIN SUPER HERO SERIES COMES TO MARVEL! Spanning more than 25 novels, more than 20 short stories, released over three decades and written by more than 40 authors, the Wild Cards series tells the story of an alternate history in which the Earth is home to super-powered individuals. When a human is infected with the alien “Wild Card” virus, the odds are that they will be killed…which is referred to as “drawing the black queen.” Of those who survive, the bulk of them become “jokers,” left with some strange mutated form. A lucky few are called “aces,” those gifted with super-powers they can put to use toward heroes goals…or villainous ones. Now, for the first time in comic book form, see how the Wild Cards universe began with an adaptation of the very first stories in the original Wild Cards novel. Based on stories by Harold Waldrop, Roger Zelazny and series mastermind and editor, George R.R. Martin, Wild Cards is a stellar introduction to a whole new world reshaped by the emergence of superpowers.
Marvel fans will get a chance to enter George R.R. Martin’s beloved Wild Cards universe this June!
For the first time in comic book form, witness the very beginning of the Wild Cards mythos with an adaptation of the very first stories in the original Wild Cards novel. Based on stories by Harold Waldrop, Roger Zelazny and series master-mind and editor, George R.R. Martin, Wild Cards is a fascinating saga set in a whole new world reshaped by the emergence of superpowers. The limited series, titled The Drawing of Cards, will be written by a team of comic superstars, writer Paul Cornell and artist Mike Hawthorne, and serve as a perfect entry point for Wild Cards newcomers and a must-have new reimagining for Wild Cards aficionados!
Spanning more than 25 novels, 20 short stories, and written by more than 40 authors over three decades, the Wild Cards series tells the story of an alternate history where Earth is home to super-powered individuals. When a human is infected with the alien “Wild Card” virus, the odds are that they will be killed… which is referred to as “drawing the black queen”. Of those that survive, the bulk of them become “jokers”, left with some strange mutated form. A lucky few are called “aces”, those gifted with super powers they can put to use towards heroic goals… or villainous ones.
Relive the epic stories of Wild Cards or visit this incredible world for the very first time when Wild Cards: The Drawing of Cards #1 hits stands on June 1 with a cover by Steve Morris.
Dark Horse Direct and Bioware present a slew of new offerings this Dragon Age Day, including a new line of Dragon Age character statuettes and a newly commissioned Fine Art Print featuring Varric!
The Dragon Age: Varric Statuette stands at 6 inches tall, with a base measurement of 4 by 4.25 inches in diameter. Sculpted by Bigshot Toyworks and prototyping and paint by J.W. Productions. You’re also getting a sneak peak at the next adventurers to join the party, with Iron Bull and Morrigan, pre-order release timing yet to be announced. Every statuette in the series is limited to 1000 units and Varric pre-orders will start at $129.99 USD shipping to customers between July and September 2022.
Also look for adventure–and dragons–with Varric and Bianca as they set off to journey across Thedas in a gorgeously illustrated fine art print by the incredibly talented Steve Morris! This hand-numbered, 18×24” lithograph print features a linen paper finish and a gold metallic foil stamp to solidify your love of Dragon Age for all time. Limited to just 500 units at $59.99 USD and shipping to customers between February and March 2022.
Either way you like him, off on adventures with his beloved Bianca or reciting his latest embellished tale, Varric Tethras beckons you to take him home. All exclusively from Direct.DarkHorse.com!
(W) Lev Grossman, Lilah Sturges (A) Pius Bak (CA) Steve Morris In Shops: Nov 04, 2020 SRP: $16.99
Acclaimed novelist Lev Grossman joins New York Times bestselling writer Lilah Sturges (Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass), and artist Pius Bak (The Magicians: New Class) for a new chapter in the smash hit trilogy The Magicians, now presented in a new paperback format.
During her years at Brakebills College, Alice Quinn rises to the top of her class, falls in love with Quentin Coldwater, and witnesses a horrifically magical creature invade their dimension.
After graduation Alice, Quentin, and their friends set their sights on the magical realm of Fillory. But nothing is what it seems, and something darker lies behind the spellbinding facade.
It is in the darkness where Alice will discover her true calling and her life, and those friends, forever changed.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 12 Library Edition Vol. 1
(W) Christos Gage, Erika Alexander (A) Georges Jeanty, Jonathan Lam (CA) Steve Morris In Shops: Sep 16, 2020 SRP: $29.99
Visionary series creator Joss Whedon returns with New York Times bestselling writer Christos Gage (Superior Spider-Man) and more acclaimed creators present the next chapter in the official continuation of the critically-acclaimed television series.
Buffy finds herself in a time warp that could alter the fate of the world and could spell the end for Buffy, her friends, and the Slayers, forever.
Collects Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 12 #1-4 and Giles: Girl Blue #1-4, previously published by Dark Horse.
Buffy The Vampire Slayer Season 11 Library Edition
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Writer: Christos Gage Artist: Rebekah Isaacs, Georges Jeanty, Megan Levens Cover Artist: Steve Morris Price: $29.99
The complete season 11 collected together for the first time
Buffy and the Scoobies weren’t ready for this. When a tsunami and an enormous dragon devastate San Francisco, folks connected to the supernatural are blamed for causing the catastrophe and soon have restrictions placed on them in the name of safety. Buffy must choose sides, find a way for herself and her friends to survive, determine how the disaster happened, and not lose who she is in the process.
Writer Christos Gage (Amazing Spider-Man), along with artists Rebekah Isaacs, Georges Jeanty, & Megan Levens, present the next chapter in the official continuation of Joss Whedon’s award-winning television series.
Collects Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 11 #1-12, along with bonus material.
Publisher: BOOM! Studios Writer: Jordie Bellaire & Jeremy Lambert Artist: Eleonora Carlini Colorist: Mattia Iacono Letterer: Ed Dukeshire Cover Artists: Main Cover: Jenny Frison Connecting Cover: Steve Morris Price: $3.99
The Penultimate Issue Of The Event Of The Year! Buffy and Angel come face to face with the secret enemy behind the evil that has overwhelmed Sunnydale – but the deadliest secrets may be the ones they’re hiding from each other! And nothing will ever be the same!