New Image Firsts to spark readers' imaginations
June 13, 2016
Enjoy low-priced editions of some of the hottest new series
Image Comics is pleased to announce the release of three new Image Firsts editions—printings of the first issues of popular series at extremely low pricing. Perfect for readers interested in trying out a variety of new series without feeling the effects on their wallet, these new releases will be available in stores on July 13th, just in time San Diego Comic-Con.
The three new titles are PAPER GIRLS #1 by Brian K. Vaughan and Cliff Chiang (available for $1), MONSTRESS #1 by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda (available for $1.99), and I HATE FAIRYLAND #1 by Skottie Young (available for $1).
The final order cutoff deadline for retailers on all three is Monday, June 20th.
PAPER GIRLS #1
In the early hours after Halloween of 1988, four 12-year-old newspaper delivery girls uncover the most important story of all time. Stand By Me meets War of the Worldsin this mysterious young adult adventure, starting with a spectacular double-sized first issue. The Image Firsts: PAPER GIRLS #1 edition is available with Diamond Code MAY168030.
Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. The adventure begins in a spectacular triple-sized first issue, with sixty-six pages of story. The Image Firsts: MONSTRESS #1 edition is available with Diamond Code MAY168031.
I HATE FAIRYLAND #1
The Adventure Time/Alice in Wonderland-style epic that smashes its cute little face against Tank Girl/Deadpool-esque violent madness has arrived. In an adventure that ain't for the little kiddies, (unless you have super cool parents, then whatever), you'll meet Gert—a six year old girl who has been stuck in the magical world of Fairyland for thirty years and will hack and slash her way through anything to find her way back home. Join Gert and her giant battle-axe on a delightfully blood soaked journey to see who will survive the girl who hates Fairyland. The Image Firsts: I HATE FAIRYLAND #1 edition is available with Diamond Code MAY168029.