Monday, September 27, 2010


The Spider: “Burning Lead for the Walking Dead” GN
Story & Art: Mark Wheatley
64pgs, 7” x 10”, b/w, squarebound, $7.99
ISBN 10: 1-933076-89-5
13: 978-1-933076-89-8

And now, representing…
Eisner winner Mark Wheatley brings us a plague of blood crazed zombies that are spreading across the city. Only the swift cold justice of THE SPIDER stands between the remnants of humanity and the hoards of the Cannibal Queen. Can even THE SPIDER have enough

Expanded, up-dated and includes unseen art and information
from the vaults of THE SPIDER!

story: Mike Bullock
art: Michael Metcalf
cover: Shawn Van Briesen

32pgs, b/w, $3.50

A Moonstone “Return of the Originals” event!
Two heroes are on a collision course with a psychotic army of killers as the
lives of the city’s street population hangs in the balance. The criminal
mastermind is revealed but Black Bat and Death Angel may not live to tell
about it.

Don’t miss the thrilling conclusion of Black Death, same black time, same
death channel!
Before the caped crusader patrolled the streets, before horn head prowled
the back alleys, the original dark avenger hunted evil men. The Black Bat is
back and hell’s coming with him!

Secret Agent X #2
Story: Mel Odom, Mike W. Barr
Art: Robert Geronimo
Colors: Jason Jensen
Cover: Tom Grindberg
32pgs, color, $3.99

A Moonstone “Return of the Originals” event!
The man without a face, without a name, and without a home, is the USA’s ultimate spy machine.  He can do it all…fast, efficient, and without remorse.  He is a master disguise maker, and a master engineer of gadgets ahead of their time. He can be anybody, anywhere…you will never see him coming. Plus: The Green Lama!

Story: Elaine Lee
Art: Ronn Sutton
Colors: Ken Wolak
Cover: Malcolm McClinton
32pgs, color, $3.99

The ALL NEW adventures of the first female private eye continue!

Join Vertigo’s (“Vamps”) writer Elaine Lee as Honey goes undercover on the set of low-budget sci-fi film Amazons of Mars to investigate the mysterious death of Zu Zu Varga, queen of the B-movies. It looks like murder, but who had motive? Was it the scheming ingénue, the down-on-his luck director, the jealous agent, or the ageing teen heartthrob? Robots, aliens and murder in 1960s CA!
(covers: McClinton = 75%, photo = 25%)

Captain Action Winter Special
Story: Beau Smith, Tony Lee
Art: Eduardo Barreto, Giovanni Timpano
Covers: Mark Wheatley, Ruben Procopio
48pgs, color, $4.99

It may be winter, but the action’s blazing hot in this Winter Special featuring the spy-heroes of the A.C.T.I.O.N. Directorate!For the first time ever, the Green Hornet teams up with Captain Action in a sizzling sixties showdown! Get your buzz on as for this prose adventure featuring these two icons! 

PLUS: the Original Captain Action must confront a beautiful French Spy, a Communist Yeti and a 3,000 foot drop! And strap on your skis for another escapade with the world’s second favorite British Agent, Lady Action in this fun-filled, pun filled romp by Tony Lee. You know cats don’t like the water, but they really hate the snow! Find out why in another ferocious adventure starring Action Boy’s pet panther, Khem!
(covers split 50/50)
**Retailer incentive, if you order more than 4 copies, get one FREE alternate Ruben Procopio cover!
Story: Martin Powell, Gary Phillips
Art: Pablo Marcos, Roberto Castro
Cover: Dan Brereton, Doug Pagacz
32pgs, color, $2.99
A Moonstone “Return of the Originals” event!

The most relentless destroyer of the guilty the world has ever seen is back in all of his “bloody pulp” action! Even the Punisher can’t hold a candle to the body count The Spider racks up!

There was no escape for Nita Van Sloan, abducted by a horde of inhuman monstrosities, doomed to become the victim of a diabolical experiment. The Spider, Master of Men, strikes back with a vengeance, fighting alone against the brutally brilliant creator of the Frankenstein Legion, in a desperate race against time to save the only woman who shares his darkest secrets!

And then, double-shot action with Operator 5 by (Vertigo’s) Gary Phillips

(Covers are 75% Brereton, 25% Pagacz)
**Retailer incentive: for every TWO copies you buy, get one free!

For the first time ever…since his beginnings in 1933, pre-dating Superman and Batman, The Spider now has his own ongoing straight-up comic book series!