SEX CRIMINALS—So good, it should be illegal

February 13, 2014

The second issue of Chip Zdarsky and Matt Fraction's SEX CRIMINALS, the critically acclaimed Image Comics series that everyone is addicted to, has sold out again at the distributor level and will be going into a fourth printing.

“This issue holds a very special place in my heart,” said a teary-eyed Zdarsky. “It's the one where Matt forced me to draw hundreds of dildos and pornographic movie cases. My feelings for Matt are very complicated."

SEX CRIMINALS launched on 9/25/2013 and shot to pull-list stardom quickly thereafter. Time magazine dubbed SEX CRIMINALS the #1 comic series of the year, Multiversity Comics named it Best New Series of 2013, ComicsAlliance recognized Chip Zdarsky as one of the Best Artists of 2013, and writer/actor Wil Wheaton calls it “one of the best things I’ve ever read, period.”

SEX CRIMINALS #2 has completely sold out at the distributor level, but may still be available in comic stores. It is currently available digitally on the Image Comics website ( as well as on Comixology on the web (, Android, and Google Play.

Image Comics is pleased to announce that the second issue will be going back to print to meet customer demand. The fourth printing of SEX CRIMINALS #2 (Diamond Code JAN148059) will release on 3/12.

SEX CRIMINALS #5 will release on 3/19 and can be pre-ordered with Diamond Code: DEC130595. Issues #1-4 will all be available and in print at the time of the fifth issue's release.