Some of the conspiracy theories out there are true! The grassy knoll? Check! The Roswell crash? Check! The Philadelphia Experiment? Check! Even better/worse, the same secret society was behind them all!
Now members of the group are being killed and in order to stop the killing they have to find out who’s behind it – and why they’re doing it.
Dark Horse Comics announced Cryptocracy – from writer Van Jensen (The Flash, Green Lantern Corps) and artist Pete Woods (Action Comics) – this morning, along with another Jensen title, Two Dead (with artist Nate Johnson, March) at New York Comic Con 2015. Follow the jump for details.
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Imagine a world where American were no longer able to have children. Adoption agencies would search the world for orphaned kids for Americans to adopt – and some would go to extra-legal efforts to make it possible (money talks…).
BOOM! Studios’ Last Sons of America – from new writer Philip Kennedy Johnson and artist Matthew Dow Smith (X-Files) takes place in that world. It centers of twin brothers and adoption agents Jackie and Julian, based in Nicaragua, who do their job legally but are being pushed hard by ‘straight up kidnappers.’
Last Sons of America will be in comics shops on November 11th. Final order date cutoff is October 19th. Follow the jump for details.
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It’s been 25 years since Dark Horse Comics released Frank Miller’s Sin City: The Hard Goodbye on an unsuspecting world. It was Miller’s first attempt at creating a comic with absolutely no constraints and went on to be considered a seminal entry in comic book noir.
To celebrate this anniversary, Dark Horse has announced Frank Miller’s Sin City: The Hard Goodbye Curator’s Collection, which will published through its Kitchen Sink Imprint in June, 2016.
The curator’s collection will feature the entire series scanned and reprinted full size and unaltered. It will feature an introduction by Robert Rodriguez, an epilogue by publisher Mike Richardson, and a new interview with Miller about his artistic technique. Miller will also be signing an exclusive print of his original cover artwork for Sin City at New York Comic Con on Saturday, October 10, 2015. for further details, follow the jump.
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BOOM! Studios will be releasing oversized, deluxe hardcover collections of its longest-running, most highly acclaimed series, Mark Waid and Peter Krause’s Irredeemable beginning with Irredeemable Premier Edition Volume 1 – available in comics shops on October 28th and bookstores everywhere on November 3rd.
Irredeemable tells the story of what happens when the Plutonian – a Superman-level superhero – snaps and becomes the world’s greatest villain. Now, his former colleagues have to try to stop him.
Irredeemable Premier Edition Volume 1 will collect the first eight issues of Irredeemable. Follow the jump for further details.
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On October 14th (comics shops) and 28th (bookstores everywhere), KaBOOM! – an imprint of BOOM! Studios – will release Peanuts: A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz – 128 pages of full color illustrations and stories featuring the Peanuts gang by some of the best and brightest in comics.
Contributors include Paul Pope (Battling Boy), Mike Allred (Silver Surfer, Madman), Patrick McDonnell (Mutts), Stan Sakai (Usagi Yojimbo) and many more.
Details for ordering – and a few preview panels – follow the jump.
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In the first miniseries, we met Doctor Hwan Mirage, occult investigator, and her husband Shan. Then, he died.
Then he came back – as an intangible ghost; incapable of touching his wife, or opening a spell-book. Now they’re stuck with the course of last resort – but it’s a spell that, mishandled, could have terrible consequences.
The Death-Defying Doctor Mirage: Second Lives #1 will be in stores in December. Follow the jump for details – and some cool preview pages.
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Cultists; worldwide cataclysmic devastation, and ancient artifacts!
The one and only original Tomb Raider, Lara Croft, is back in a strange new adventure, courtesy of Dark Horse Comics.
Lara Croft and the Frozen Omen #1 will be in shops on October 7th. Check out the first issue’s cover and three preview pages – along with ordering information – following the jump.
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Have you ever had a dream that haunted you? One that stayed with you long after you had awakened?
That’s the origin of a new series from 2000 AD by Dave Kendall – whose dream of the Dark Judges from Judge Dredd has resulted in a new series: Dreams of Deadworld.
Dreams of Deadworld features Dredd’s four post-mortem judges: Judge Death, Judge Mortis, Judge Fire and Judge Fear. Intriguing, right? Written by Kek-W and with fully painted art by Kendall, Dreams of Deadworld will appear in 2000 AD Prog 1946 on September 2nd.
Follow the jump for further details and another preview page.
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Last year about this time, BOOM! Studios announced that superstar comics writer Grant Morrison would be working on a project for them. Hands up anyone who immediately thought, ‘Santa Claus!’ (Didn’t think so…)
But yes, Grant Morrison’s BOOM! Studios project is Klaus – ‘an all-ages fantasy starring one of the most well-known figures in the world.’ Seriously! (And it sounds pretty cool, too!) Follow the jump for details.
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Dark Horse Comics and ComiXology have announced a digital distribution agreement that will bring Dark Horse’s library of collections, graphic novels and manga to its audience through ComiXolgy.
All Dark Horse’s titles will be available, digitally, through Comixology on the same day that print versions hit the shelves in bookstores. For further details, follow the jump.
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TNT is teaming up with Madefire to produce The Last Ship Motion Book – a free digital comic book to lead into the second season of basic cable’s #1 new drama series which returns on Sunday, June 21st.
The Last Ship Motion Book is written by Chuck Dixon (Batman, The Punisher) in close association with TLS executive producers Hank Steinberg and Steven Kane, with art by Renato Arlem (Supergirl, X-Men) and Omar Francia (Batan, Star Wars).
The five-issue digital comic will be offered for free through the Madefire App. The first six pages of The Last Ship Motion Book will also be made available as a print one-off for Free Comic book Day on Saturday, May 2nd. Follow the jump for details.
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