Solicitations for February 2023
November 20, 2022
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99"THE STORY OF PAUL!"
Paul Dragon's secrets revealed! Malcolm's father from another dimension has been something of a mystery man - but at long last - we'll see how his story diverges from his Image Universe counterpart's. It's a fascinating glimpse into the past of this hallowed hero!
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ -- / $3.99SERIES PREMIERE
STRAY DOGS creator TONY FLEECS teams with REVIVAL's TIM SEELEY for a series that combines rural crime noir and superhero action.
Once the star recruit of the media sensation super-team THIRD GEN JACK XAVER had it all. But when controversy sends CROSSJACK crawling back to his mom and dad's basement in the Midwest Jack struggles to fit into a world he left far behind. And then the bodies start piling up.
Each issue is a classic Image Comics FLIP BOOK with a lead story drawn by FLEECS and a superhero flashback into the depths of the Image Universe drawn by SEELEY. First issue contains 30 pages of story for only $3.99!
FEBRUARY 15 / 24 pages / FC/ -- / $3.99SERIES PREMIERE
From MARC GUGGENHEIM (Arrow X-Men Gold Star Wars: Revelations) and JUSTIN GREENWOOD (THE OLD GUARD: TALES THROUGH TIME Future State: Gotham) the team who brought you the critically acclaimed series Resurrection comes a brand-new superhero universe. Michelle Metcalf is the world's most happy-go-lucky hero CRACKERJACK until tragedy forces her to cross the line from hero to vigilante.
FEBRUARY 01 / 40 pages / FC/ -- / $3.99MINISERIES PREMIERE
THE WARNING writer/artist EDWARD LAROCHE returns to comics with a five-issue epic! Max Max: Fury Road-style action combines with the mutated horror of Annihilation in this original sci-fi/fantasy epic for mature readers.
The year is 2098 in a Third World America ravaged by economic collapse anarcho-warfare and a mysterious environmental disaster contained behind a massive wall. A girl has been abducted and a killer has been hired to find her and bring her home.
The adventure begins in a spectacular DOUBLE-LENGTH FIRST ISSUE with thirty-eight pages of story and no ads for the regular price of just $3.99!
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ -- / $3.99SERIES PREMIERE
Two obsessed NYPD detectives hunt for a vicious butcher called the Angel Killer a sociopath who preys on the innocent family members of known murderers in order to "purify"
the rest of society.
From comics super team PETER J. TOMASI (Batman and Robin Superman Black Adam: The Dark Age Super-Sons Detective Comics) and MAXIM SIMIC (Escape from New York Conan) comes a story that confronts the battle of nature versus nurture considers how present and future generations are tainted by past generations and asks the age-old question: Who must pay for the sins of the fathers-and perhaps even the sins of the mothers?
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ -- / $3.99SERIES PREMIERE
To be Classless is a whole new low...
You'd think in a fantastic world full of giants magic and flying fish it would be a world of possibility. But you'd be dead wrong here! Sylv is a jack of all trades; she can fight with the best of them pick most pockets and even cast a third-level spell or two. It's too bad for her that if you aren't a member of a guild you are persona non grata: completely outcast from adventuring. That might be fine except she has her disabled seven-foot-tall brother to take care of. If she can't find a job to support them both they'll be dead in a ditch in a matter of weeks. So now her only hope is a quest from a sketchy cleric who promises only a true hero can save the day. Sylv has a lot of skills...and she'll need them all to survive this hero's journey!
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ -- / $3.99SERIES PREMIERE
A new tale of terror and high-stakes science fiction hits close to home!
Growing up in the city of Compton is tough enough as it is but as Travon has learned all too well growing up as an orphan in the city of Compton with gang members hunting you down every day is even tougher. But all of that is about to change because today is the day that aliens make first contact with Earth-and it only spells doom for life as we know it!
Death devastation and mayhem-can a single teenage boy rise to the challenge and protect his surrogate family and friends...or will he die trying?
From RODNEY BARNES the star comics writer behind the Eisner-nominated series KILLADELPHIA and the writer/executive producer of HBO's Winning Time and up-and-coming Marvel artist ALEX LINS comes a new tale of love triumph disaster and defeat!
WRITER / COVER B: David Messina
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99MINISERIES FINALE
Bearing the weight of grief and betrayal Noah and Theon find themselves a weakened but final bulwark against the Great Old Ones in this concluding clash with a giant kaiju in the heart of Manhattan! Cover-to-cover action courtesy of DAVID MESSINA!
Featuring variant covers by FABRIZIO DE TOMMASO (We Only Find Them When They're Dead) and FABIO MANTOVANI (Star Trek)!
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99The feral human known as Helpless has finally been apprehended leaving him at the mercy of the sadistic General Cov'n and his experiments. Meanwhile Director B'Tay is trapped inside the Earth-like habitat without his protective exo-suit. To survive he must go against everything he believes and rely on his species' most startling and brutal evolutionary adaptation.
Featuring variant covers by ADAM GORHAM (The Blue Flame) and STEVEN RUSSELL BLACK (HITOMI)!
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Get ready for a real SCREAM as Art & Co dive into Edvard Munch's iconic painting to see what all that noise is about!
And lest it bears repeating: this issue features new letters new covers and another new Silver Age-style backup story as the lost adventures of Art Brut continue apace!
FEBRUARY 15 / 24 pages / FC/ / $3.99Murdered prince. Hungry mermaids. Vengeful queen. Plentiful suspects. Dead assassin. Dying Black Cloak. So far this case is going to the devils. And it's super great that absolutely everything is on the line. No pressure!
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99The end is coming. Time is running out but maybe-just maybe-Atticus can finally mop up the rest of his Sips. Unfortunately Mr. Tooth is pissed and coming for his pound of Vampire flesh.
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99MINISERIES FINALE
Relic confronts her traumatic past in a face-off with Scratch. Higgs savagely claims his place as the self-appointed kingpin of Setham. And Davis and Gem team up to take Higgs down even as Gem faces personal consequences that may doom all of Setham.
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99A partnership undone a friendship severed. The looming specter of failure beckons for Pitt and Matilde. Alone an impenetrable and forbidding folk legend stands between Matilde and the object of her desire and there's no way through without confronting her own demons.
FEBRUARY 08 / 24 pages / FC/ T+ / $2.99As the names on Gunslinger's "list"
get crossed off one by one he starts to realize that the last few might require a little help from an old friend.
WRITER / COVER B: Tim Seeley
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99The android maid of the Marks family has saved Jessie from death buying her soul and now she is bound to a new mission in service to The Darkest Depths. But while she stalks the streets of Low-Town the powerful forces she threatens are aware of her existence and plan to stop her immediately!
WRITER: HS Tak
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99MINISERIES FINALE
Trapped inside Takimoto's labyrinth and fighting to survive Hitomi must confront Yasuke and their shared past if either is to have any hope of a future. Hitomi's journey concludes in this heart-pounding final issue of the series Monkeys Fighting Robots called "one of the best debuts of 2022."
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Gert continues her journey through the Inferno in search of the backdoor to Fairyland and finds herself stripped of well...everything! NAKED and AFRAID Gert is now a CASTAWAY in a strange land with no way back to civilization. Oh I almost forgot-there's a dope cliffhanger too.
FEBRUARY 22 / 40 pages / BW/ / $3.99I KILL GIANTS storytellers JOE KELLY & KEN NIIMURA return to yank on your heartstrings with IMMORTAL SERGEANT!
Michael and the family arrive to celebrate Sarge's retirement. A parade of familial dysfunction heavy drinking inappropriate behavior and dinnertime crime stories ensues. Let the masterclass in bad parenting begin!
FEBRUARY 22 / 56 pages / FC/ / $5.99Inferno Girl Red's new home is cut off from the rest of the world darkness is pressing in from all sides and her new powers don't even seem to work right...how could things get any worse? Enter: THE GRIFFIN!
The fearsome leader of Apex City's invaders is here to stop Cassia's superheroic ascent before it even really begins-and if he can't destroy her he'll settle for taking what she holds most dear.
INFERNO GIRL RED is a Massive-Verse series.
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99The tales of Mad Ghost's Unnamed continue as the robot soldier called Joe must protect himself and three children from a clandestine group of killers who want to claim Joe for their own deadly desires. What these assassins don't yet know is that they are in for the fight of their lives...
WRITER / COVER A / COVER B: Wes Craig
FEBRUARY 01 / 24 pages / FC/ / $3.99END OF STORY ARC
An unexpected wedding takes place when our adventurers reach their destination. And secrets between Kaya and her brother Jin threaten to tear them apart just as a monstrous new threat attacks!
Featuring 30 dramatic action-packed story pages and a Frank Frazetta-inspired variant cover by WES CRAIG!
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99"THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME"
The sold-out Eisner Award-nominated horror series continues! From RODNEY BARNES the writer behind such hit shows as Marvel's Runaways and STARZ's American Gods and Jason Shawn Alexander the artist who redefined SPAWN. This issue will also feature a variant cover by artist CHRIS ANTHONY the photographer behind the iconic My Chemical Romance "The Black Parade"
Things go from bad to worse as heroes DIE! Suffering heavy losses our undead vampire champions must consider the very real possibility of defeat against Toussaint Louverture. Is there anything that can save them or will they suffer a death that sends them to the dark realm for good?
Also available in NOIR EDITION featuring black-and-white line art interiors!
FEBRUARY 22 / 24 pages / FC/ T+ / $2.99NEW STORY ARC
Spawn starts to realize that he has been but a pawn in this whole game. Now his vengeance will not be stopped!
FEBRUARY 15 / 48 pages / FC/ / $7.99MINISERIES FINALE
LORENZO DE FELICI's critically acclaimed prestige series comes to a visceral conclusion.
Kroma's life alongside her new family is violently interrupted. If the rulers of the Pale City won't let them live in peace Kroma will give them war.
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99MINISERIES FINALE
The decisive battle is coming and the Eclipse rebels find themselves facing the first of the four powerful Cherubs. Will our brave Uriel be able to awaken the true power of her Medium?
Will she be able to clear up the feelings swelling in her chest?
For the answers to these deathless questions and more DON'T MISS THIS ISSUE!
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99In a heart-wrenching flashback issue the pain of Romie's biggest secret is revealed and the burden they have been carrying for over a hundred years will most certainly rip their friendships apart forever.
WRITER / COVER A / COVER B: Luana Vecchio
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Thirteen years ago a young girl named Domino met a handsome cannibal called Jack. The rest as they say is history. A story of submission flesh and power and the origins of the most beloved and despised dominatrix on the darkweb.
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99Cordelia and her boyfriend Francis have been targeted by a rogue faction of wizards seeking revolution within the Magic Order. And when she's displaced as leader and replaced by an old enemy the world will never be the same again.
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99Thousands of years ago the court of the Shaman-Empress was a tangle of palace intrigue. Maika and Zinn find themselves caught in that web as they sink deeper into Zinn's lost memories...if that's truly what they are.
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99Nemesis continues picking off the city's police force enlisting the help of not only the town's biggest gang members but of its entire population when he puts a $10000 bounty on every beat cop's head.
WRITER: Mark Millar
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ / $1.99It's awesome being a vampire-as long as you wear a mask and pretend you're a superhero like high school student Danny Garcia and his two best friends. The only trouble is when you realize there's OTHER vampires out there too and they're going to murder your ass for blowing their cover. NOTE THE PRICE!
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99NEW STORY ARC
NOCTERRA returns! Emory Riggs has never had an easy life-especially not after the calamity of "PEDAL TO THE METAL."
As the new leader of Sundog Colony he and the crew must concoct a new plan to reach Eos. But little do they realize that the shades have found a leader of their own...
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Love is in the air as Devin finds himself a "guest"
at a mansion filled with cannibalistic furry horrors. It's got all the essentials-a furry-head trophy room an apocalyptic weapons workshop and of course carnival rides. Wait! Did we just say carnival rides?
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99In the wake of last month's shocking revelation Eva and Kelly might finally have what they need to get home-but is there enough trust in this blossoming new relationship to pull it off? Sure there's still three issues left in this miniseries but they might! You never know!
RADIANT PINK is a Massive-Verse series.
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99While Hazel and her family fight for scraps to survive the rich and powerful make their move.
FEBRUARY 15 / 24 pages / FC/ / $2.99Jessica is caught out on her own and unable to call for backup. But even if the rest of the team comes to her aid they may not be enough to stop this new threat!
FEBRUARY 15 / 48 pages / FC/ M / $3.99MINISERIES FINALE
It's Shirtless vs. the bear god Ursa Major in a heart-racing cry-laughing extra-length finale you have to see to believe! WARNING: This comic is best read SHIRTLESS!
FEBRUARY 22 / 24 pages / FC/ T / $2.99A new contender steps forward to claim the throne of Hell! Now Spawn may have to seek the help of one of his worst enemies in hopes of stopping this new threat.
FEBRUARY 15 / 48 pages / FC/ / $4.99MINISERIES FINALE
As the force used by the police against Al Simmons continues to escalate to surprising levels the Freak gets closer to discovering the information he was sent to find.
The writing of TODD McFARLANE meets the incredible art of MIKE DEL MUNDO in the conclusion of SPAWN: UNWANTED VIOLENCE a two-part miniseries that forces Spawn to confront the very nature of good and evil!
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99In Arcola robots are public enemy number one...which is bad news for Kevin. As he and Nadia search for a way for him to escape the city Theresa begins to grow suspicious. Elsewhere Marston makes his move to seize control of The Syndicate.
FEBRUARY 08 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Death takes Emilia to prom. It goes about as well as Emilia always expected prom to go.
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Sen learns she is central to Primoris's nefarious plans for Earth just as Zakk sneaks into the enemy's headquarters to rescue his friend. But he has no idea what ramifications Sen's rescue will have.
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99The group has been rattled by recent events and the newest members are having trouble hiding their intentions.
This deluxe presentation in STUNNING FULL COLOR also features another installment of Cutting Room Floor and creator commentary.
FEBRUARY 15 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99Rick Abraham and Carl make a detour and encounter trouble on the road.
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99END OF STORY ARCThe city of San Francisco is in the midst of an all-out war between the Salvation Gang and Morrow. When Bibi’s true allegiances are called into question, she’ll be forced to confront the consequences of her own actions, and what she needs to do next.THE DEAD LUCKY is a Massive-Verse series.
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99Nathan left Los Angeles with forty thousand dollars in credit card debt, no job prospects, and no superpowers.Eighteen months later, with forty thousand dollars in credit card debt, no job prospects, and a superpowered secret identity that he shares part-time with his best friend, he’s going back.RADIANT BLACK is a Massive-Verse series.
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ / $3.99MINISERIES FINALE In a series of stunning revelations and double-crosses, Hampton eventually, and painfully, solves the mystery of his own death. Now, he sets out in search of vengeance, redemption, and forgiveness from the wife he wronged while living.
FEBRUARY 08 / 24 pages / FC/ T / $2.99It’s time for Spawn to take the next step in his war against Heaven and Hell!
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ T+ / $3.99As Homecoming approaches, Dylan tries to do a good deed-even as his own superhero life spirals out of control. But is he about to get help from the unlikeliest of allies?
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99END OF STORY ARC "DISUNITY," Part Six Our heroes, armed now with knowledge of the two terrible paths America's future could take, are on the verge of reuniting. But knowing what they do, will they choose to save the Undiscovered Country...or destroy it?
WRITER: W. Maxwell Prince
FEBRUARY 22 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99"TWO TRAMPS"
These two men ride the rails sleep under bridges scavenge for scraps and love each other deeply.
FEBRUARY 01 / 32 pages / FC/ M / $3.99Leslie and Shea are not completely alone but that is not necessarily a good thing. Meanwhile Angelica and her gang are prepared to do anything to get what they want!