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PREVIEW: RIVERDALE ONE SHOT by Various (Archie Comics)

A MUST-HAVE ONE-SHOT—THE PERFECT PRIMER FOR THE CW’s RIVERDALE SERIES! Learn the secrets and hidden tales from the summer before the eternal love-triangle begins in this special issue, which features four short stories focusing on the major players and events in the Riverdale series. You dare not miss this special commemorative issue in advance of the upcoming ongoingRiverdale series, written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (Afterlife with Archie, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) and the writers of the CW’s Riverdale series, with stunning art by Alitha Martinez (Black Panther)!
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT
Script: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Brian E. Paterson, Britta Lundin, James Dewille, Will Ewing Art: Alitha Martinez, Elliot Fernandez, Jim Towe, Thomas Pitilli, Thomas Chu, Glenn Whitmore, Andre Szymanowicz, Bob Smith, John Workman, Janice Chiang Cover: Alitha Martinez with Steve Downer Variant Covers: Derek Charm, Adam Gorham, Robert Hack with Kelly Fitzpatrick, Sandra Lanz, Moritat, Dan Parent, Thomas Piti…

"Hell on Wheels" Star Anson Mount Will Lead the 'Inhumans' as Black Bolt!

“Hell on Wheels” star Anson Mount has landed the lead role of Black Bolt in the “Marvel’s Inhumans” television series.  “Marvel’s Inhumans” will explore the never-before-told epic adventure of the royal family including Black Bolt, the enigmatic, commanding King of the Inhumans, with a voice so powerful that the slightest whisper can destroy a city.

It was previously announced that a version of the first two episodes of the new ABC series will premiere exclusively in IMAX® theatres for a two-week window in September 2017, prior to the 8-episode network run.


“Marvel’s Inhumans,” were first introduced in Marvel Comics by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1965. Since that time, they have grown in prominence and become some of the most popular and iconic characters in the Marvel Universe.

“Anson loves the challenge of playing a character who will only communicate silently,” said Jeph Loeb, Head of Marvel Television and Executive Producer. “His enthusiasm mixed with his imposing almost regal persona…

PREVIEW: 'AMERIKARATE' #1 by Brockton Mckinney, Corey Kalman, and Devin Roth

Sam Kickwell was the best of the best--until a terrible karate accident involving his brother and ninjas convinced him to hang up his black belt. Now he and his appendage-less sibling have moved to a town that has outlawed martial arts; a place they can finally be at peace—until the fateful day his enemies arrive, forcing him back into the only life he’s ever known: Karate fighting for America.
Featuring artwork by Devin Roth, BOB’S BURGERS character designer!
AMERIKARATE #1 Writer(s): Brockton Mckinney, Corey Kalman Artist Name(s): Devin Roth Cover Artist(s): Devin Roth, Daniel Arruda Massa, Sam Ellis, Bill McKay, April O'Neil Cover A - Devin Roth (main) Cover B - Daniel Arruda Massa (Footloose) Cover C - Sam Ellis (Archer) Cover D - Bill McKay (Action VHS) Cover E - April O’Neil (photo cover)
32 pgs./ M / FC                   $3.99 (reg.), $4.99 (var.)










PREVIEW: 'James Bond' #1 by Benjamin Percy and Rapha Lobosco

Black Box Part One – Whiteout The next epic adventure for 007 kicks off in the snowbound French Alps, where Bond finds himself in the crosshairs of an assassin who targets other assassins. This is the first puzzle piece in a larger adrenaline-fueled mystery that will send Bond across the globe to investigate a digital breach that threatens global security.
James Bond #1 writer: Benjamin Percy artist: Rapha Lobosco covers: John Cassaday (a), Dominic Reardon (b), Jason Masters (c), Goni Montes (d), Moritat (e) incentive covers: Rapha Lobosco (artboard), Jason Masters (B/W art), Dominic Reardon (“virgin art”),  John Cassaday (B/W art), John Cassaday (“virgin art”) Fans & retailers, order the cover of your choice! FC • 32 pages • $3.99 • Teen+ 









PREVIEW: 'Giant Days' #24 by John Allison, Liz Fleming, Max Sarin, and Whitney Cogar

As the Christmas break looms, Susan’s endless cold refuses to go away, Daisy is in the honeymoon period of her relationship with Ingrid, and Esther is working all hours at the comic shop.
STORY BY John Allison ART BY Liz Fleming and Max Sarin COLORS BY Whitney Cogar LETTERS BY Jim Campbell COVER BY Lissa Treiman PUBLISHER BOOM! Studios 3.99(USD) 2017-03-01







PRE-ORDER: 'Project Superpowers: Hero Killers' #1 by Ryan Browne and Pete Wood

Since 2007, Dynamite Entertainment has been the home to many of the Golden Age of Comics' greatest heroes -- characters like Black Terror, the Green Lama, the Death-Defying Devil, Masquerade, The Owl, and dozens more -- in the pages of Project Superpowers. Industry legends like Alex Ross, Jim Krueger, and Warren Ellis were among the many exceptional talents to reimagine these heroes for a modern audience, frequently in epic storylines with intense interpersonal intrigue and world-spanning stakes. Now, Dynamite welcomes aboard the incredible team of Ryan Browne (God Hates Astronauts) and Pete Wood (Robin, Deadpool), two creators who dare to deliver an altogether unexpected, satirical take on the classic superhero mythos with Project Superpowers: Hero Killers.
Welcome to Libertyville, USA... home to too damn many superheroes! When all crime is soon eradicated, a handful of heroes leave for greener pastures, but most stay for the affordable housing, hoping to rise to the top and becom…