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The Watcher Becomes the Student in Dark Horse’s Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Giles!

Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Watcher, Giles, is about to rediscover the hell that is high school – but this time as a grown man living in a teenage body – Giles will be a student instead of a teacher.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Giles is a four-issue miniseries written by Joss Whedon and Erika Alexander and art by John Lam. Steve Morris and Arielle Jovellanos will create gorgeous covers and variant covers for the four-issue miniseries.

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Giles #1 will be in comics shops on February 28, 2018.

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Dark Horse Adapting Neil Gaiman Holmes-Cthulu Tale A Study In Emerald!

What do you get when you combine Sherlock Holmes and H.P. Lovecraft’s Cthulu Mythos?

Neil Gaiman’s award-winning short story A Study in Emerald – which is being adapted as a graphic novel by Rafael Albuquerque (Ei8ht, American Vampire), Rafael Scavone (Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary Special #1) and Dave Stewart (Black Hammer, Hellboy) for Dark Horse.

The 80-page hardcover edition of A Study in Emerald will be in stores on June 20, 2018.

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Valiant Teases Upcoming Trio of ICONS Titles with Trailer!

Between now and Christmas, Valiant Entertainment will be presenting three new, ongoing ICONS series featuring: the nearly indestructible Bloodshot: Salvation (issue #2 on October 25th); the ultimate stealth operative Ninja-K (November 15th), and the worst team in comics history, Quantum & Woody (December 20th).

To emphasize how special the publisher believes them to be, they have been given the ultimate teaser – a two-minute trailer.

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Werewolves and Gunslingers? High Moon Is Coming for Halloween!

High Moon is ‘a unique western and horror genre mash-up about the investigations of a mysterious bounty hunter, one whose own dark secret emerges every full moon.’

Papercutz’s Super Genius imprint will publish the definitive edition of the first of three volumes of the Harvey Award winning High Moon, the acclaimed graphic novel series by writer David Gallaher and artist Steve Ellis – just in time for Halloween.

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2000AD Goes To NYCC 2017!

British comics publisher 2000 AD will be hosting a panel on the history and politics of Judge Dredd at New York Comic-Con 2017. The publisher will also hold autograph sessions with Jock, Lee Garbett, Rob Williams and Arthur Wyatt.

New York Comic Con takes place October 5th – 8th at the Javits Convention Center in Manhattan.

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Dark Horse’s Black Hammer Returns in Black Hammer: Age of Doom!

The creators of Dark Horse’s Black Hammer take the idea of rebooting superhero universes that is so prevalent today, and put their own unique spin on it in their upcoming Black Hammer: Age of Doom.

Series write Jeff Lemire noted, ‘It’s a new series, but everything you love will stay intact and we’ll deliver the next chapter in the story of Golden Gail, Abraham Slam, Barbalien and the rest of the gang.’

Black Hammer: Age of Doom #1 will be released in April, 2018.

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The Expanse: Origins Original Graphic Novel Debuts in February 2018!

BOOM! Studios will collect the hit miniseries The Expanse: Origins as a softcover graphic novel in February, 2018 – with a new story by James S.A. Corey that will feature Detective Joe Miller.

Additionally, an edition of The Expanse: Origins OGN containing 16 extra pages of bonus material, including a writers’ commentary and process art, will be available exclusively at Barnes & Noble.

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Eisner Award Winner Creates First Holiday Special for Valiant’s Faith!

FAITH ‘S WINTER WONDERLAND SPECIAL #1 – Cover A by Marguerite Sauvage

Eisner Award-winning Marguerite Sauvage is writing and illustrating the first holiday special for Valiant’s Faith – Faith’s Winter Wonderland Special.

As cheer fills the air, Faith “Zephyr” Herbert is about to take a trip down the rabbit hole…and into a mind-bending winter wonderland where every day is something special! But hiding behind the tinsel, all is not what it seems…

Faith’s Winter Wonderland will be in comics shops on December 6th.

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Royden Lepp’s Rust Vol. 4 – Jet Jones’ Saga Concludes in 2018!

The saga that began with a boy with a jet pack falling into the Taylor family farm will conclude early next year – Rust Vol. 4: Soul in the Machine brings the story of Jet Jones to an end.

“Rust is about loss, loyalty, love, and courage,” says series creator Royden Lepp. “This final volume takes place entirely in the course of one final night on the farm as each member of the family must fight for their lives and choose what they truly believe.”

Rust Vol. 4: Soul in the Machine will be released in February 2018 – in both hardcover and softcover editions by BOOM! Studios under its Archaia imprint.

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BOOM! Studios’ Archaia Releasing Full-Color Hardcover Pizzeria Kamikaze!

In Pizzeria Kamikaze, after committing suicide, narrator Mordy is condemned to an afterlife where he still has to attend a crappy job in a place no less crappy than the place he came from. When he discovers that his beloved ex-girlfriend is there, too, he embarks on a much-needed road trip through an absurdist and fantastical landscape to find her.

First published in black and white by Alternative Comics in 2006, writer Etgar Keret (The Seven Good Years) and artist Asaf Hanuka’s graphic novel will be released in a full-color, hardcover edition. It will be in stores in February at comics shops, bookstores and digital content providers.

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BOOM! Studios Returns To New York Comic Con with 5 New Panels!

BOOM! Studios has put together a set of five panels on a wide range of topics for New York Comic Con 2017.

Panels for Saban’s Power Rangers and Lumberjanes are the most specific panels, title-wise. There will be a panel that highlights The Future is LBGTQ (in association with GLAAD); one that will help you discover the BOOM! Studios title that is just right for you, and a panel geared for librarians and educators that will be held at the New York Public Library.

New York Comic-Con 2017 runs the weekend of October 5th-8th at the Javits Center.

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