New From Image Comics In March 2016
February 29, 2016
THE 13th ARTIFACT (ONE-SHOT)
STORY: AMIT CHAUHAN
ART: ELI POWELL
COVER: LINDA SEJIC
MARCH 16 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $3.99
2015 TOP COW TALENT HUNT WINNER!
Stranded on a mysterious alien planet after her shuttle crashes, astronaut Valentina Kedr is desperate to find a way to survive. With her oxygen rapidly running out, she decides to explore her new surroundings. Upon discovering a civilization on the planet, will her curiosity lead to her downfall?
CIRCUIT-BREAKER #1 (OF 5)
STORY: KEVIN MCCARTHY
ART / COVER: KYLE BAKER
MARCH 16 / 32 PAGES / FC / T / $2.99
When the heroic robots that saved Japan during World War IV are outlawed, they turn against mankind, waging a campaign of terror across the last city on Earth. Their creator builds one more soldier—disguised as his teenaged granddaughter—and tasks her with dismantling the marauding mechanical militia. But as she begins to question her programming, will she be the last hope for humanity, or the final nail in our coffin?
THE DISCIPLINE #1
STORY: PETER MILLIGAN
ART / COVER: LEANDRO FERNANDEZ
MARCH 2 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Between fighting her sister and hating her husband, Melissa still finds time to fall in lust with a stranger who's an awful lot more than he seems. What appears to be a simple seduction is revealed as something much darker and more dangerous. This controversial and erotically-charged tale of sex, death, and metamorphosis begins with an explosion of carnality and weirdness.
POWER LINES #1 (OF 6)
STORY / ART / COVER: JIMMIE ROBINSON
MARCH 30 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.50
A local street hood surviving in a crime-infested ghetto has his life turned around when an ancient magic grants him superhuman powers—except his ability only activates in an upscale white community that may not accept him.
Gritty, racially charged street-wise drama!
COLLECTED EDITIONS & GRAPHIC NOVELS:
THE ART OF RAHSAN EKEDAL HC
STORY: MATT HAWKINS, RYAN CADY, BRYAN HILL, & RAHSAN EKEDAL
ART / COVER: RAHSAN EKEDAL
MARCH 30 / 96 PAGES / FC / T+ / $39.99
This deluxe oversized hardcover (identical format as the WITCHBLADE 20TH ANNIVERSARY "ART OF" HARDCOVER) celebrates RAHSAN EKEDAL's work over the past decade for Image Comics and Top Cow Productions. Focusing on the many Image titles he's worked on, including THINK TANK, THE TITHE, and ECHOES, this limited edition is a must have for any fan of those series or RAHSAN's work!
THE BEAUTY, VOL. 1 TP
STORY: JEREMY HAUN & JASON A. HURLEY
ART / COVER: JEREMY HAUN
MARCH 16 / 160 PAGES / FC / M / $9.99
Imagine a sexually transmitted disease that makes those infected better looking...a disease people want. That disease is real, and it's called the Beauty.
Two years after the Beauty burst onto the scene, over half of America is infected. Now, it looks like the downside may be far worse than anyone suspected. Detectives Vaughn and Foster find themselves on the front line of the battle against the Beauty, embroiled in a conspiracy they never knew existed.
Collects THE BEAUTY #1-6
BLOODY MARY TP
STORY: GARTH ENNIS
ART / COVER: CARLOS EZQUERRA
MARCH 9 / 192 PAGES / FC / M / $16.99
IN 1999, WE ALL WENT BACK TO WAR.
In a world only slightly worse than our own, a third great European conflict has dragged the major powers into a lethal war of attrition. Now, Mary Malone, the most dangerous assassin in a land of killers, must face both a man who cannot die and a crazed cult leader whose flock are all too ready to die for him.
GARTH ENNIS (Preacher, The Boys, War Stories) and CARLOS EZQUERRA (Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog, Adventures in the Rifle Brigade) present an action-packed tale of future warfare and a heroine whose faith lies firmly in firepower.
DARK CORRIDOR TP
STORY / ART / COVER: RICH TOMMASO
MARCH 2 / 144 PAGES / FC / M / $14.99
For decades the city of RED CIRCLE has been in the firm and ruthless grip of the mob. All of that is going to change, as a small, but deadly group of assassins begins to wipe them out. Confused as to who is behind these mass killings, the mob families start to turn on one another.
This story is accompanied by six back-up stories called "SEVEN DEADLY DAUGHTERS," giving you a peek inside the assassins' personal histories and mobster slayings.
Collects DARK CORRIDOR #1-6
ECHOES, VOL. 1 TP
STORY: JOSHUA FIALKOV
ART / COVER: RAHSAN EKEDAL
MARCH 30 / 216 PAGES / BW / M / $19.99
A disturbing story of murder and mystery wrapped in questions of sanity. Brian Cohn was learning to deal with the schizophrenia he inherited from his father—supportive wife, new baby on the way, drugs to control the voices. But, at his father's deathbed he learns that he also inherited the trophies of his father's career as a serial killer. Will his madness send him further down into his father's mind?
Collects ECHOES #1-5
FASTER THAN LIGHT, VOL. 1 TP
STORY: BRIAN HABERLIN
ART / COVER: BRIAN HABERLIN & GEIRROD VAN DYKE
MARCH 30 / 152 PAGES / FC / T / $9.99
Tomorrow we discover the key to faster than light travel and our world will never be the same. Captain William Forest and those under his storied command are in a race against time, and he's one of the few on board who knows it. A lethal first contact and a planet-eating lifeform are just the tip of the celestial iceberg of Discovery's quest: Save Earth and all her people from the mysterious forces coming to destroy her.
Features Anomaly's free cutting-edge Augmented Reality app, which makes it look like interactive holograms are coming out of the book!
NAILBITER: THE DELUXE MURDER EDITION, BOOK 1 HC
STORY: JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
ART / COVER: MIKE HENDERSON
MARCH 16 / 304 PAGES / FC / M / $34.99
This deluxe oversized hardcover collects the first ten issues of NAILBITER and features bonus material never before released including sketches, a process section, the original pitch, and script pages.
Collects NAILBITER #1-10
THE RATTLER OGN
STORY: JASON MCNAMARA
ART / COVER: GREG HINKLE
MARCH 23 / 104 PAGES / BW / T+ / $14.99
Ten years have passed since Stephen Thorn's fiancée vanished without a trace, and he has grown into a prominent, if bitter, victim's rights crusader. Despite the cold trail and lack of leads, he stubbornly refuses to give up the search. And then...he begins to hear her voice in the strangest of places.
Pursued by his own organization and questioning his sanity, Stephen embarks on a grisly journey to save his long-lost love. As he unravels the truth of her disappearance, the body count rises and Stephen finds himself ensnared in a trap that had been set for him long ago.
"Brutal, terrifying, and devastating...The Rattler is sure to be one of the very best things you'll read all year." —AiPT!
TOKYO GHOST, VOL.1: ATOMIC GARDEN TP
STORY: RICK REMENDER
ART / COVER: SEAN MURPHY & MATT HOLLINGSWORTH
MARCH 9 / 136 PAGES / FC / M / $9.99
The Isles of Los Angeles 2089: humanity is addicted to technology. Getting a virtual buzz is the only thing left to live for, and gangsters run it all. Who do these gangsters turn to when they need their rule enforced? Constables Led Dent and Debbie Decay are about to be given a job that will force them out of the familiar squalor of LA and into the last tech-less country on Earth: The Garden Nation of Tokyo.
Collects TOKYO GHOST #1-5