Image Comics Sneak Peek of the Week
Image Comics has sent Major Spoilers THE sneak peek of the week for titles arriving at your LCS next week. This week’s selection includes Dead Space #3, Dynamo 5 Annual #1, Gemini #1, Jack Staff #16, Lucha Libre #4, Pretty Baby Machine #1, and Suburban Glamour Volume 1.
DEAD SPACE #3
story ANTONY JOHNSTON, art & cover BEN TEMPLESMITH
32 PAGES, FC, $2.99
REAL SPACE. REAL TERROR.
The third installment of the prequel horror series to Electronic Arts’
upcoming sci-fi survival horror game, illustrated by top-tier talent BEN TEMPLESMITH (FELL, 30 Days of Night) and written by ANTONY JOHNSTON (Wasteland)! The mysterious artifact is finally excavated at the Aegis VII mining colony. Theories about its true purpose spread like wildfire, and hint of a terrible fate for the colonists.
DYNAMO 5 ANNUAL #1
story JAY FAERBER, art & cover MAHMUD A. ASRAR & RON RILEY
56 PAGES, FC, $5.99
The first DYNAMO 5 annual features a collection of pivotal â€œuntold talesâ€ from Dynamo 5â€™s past! See Dynamo 5â€™s first adventure as a team! See what happens when a reporter tries to reveal Dynamo 5â€™s connection to Captain Dynamo! See Captain Dynamo team up with other Image heroes for a gigantic slugfest! Plus a pin-up gallery, and a reprinting of Captain Dynamoâ€™s first appearance, from the rarely-seen NOBLE CAUSES: EXTENDED FAMILY #2.
story JAY FAERBER, art & cover JON SOMMARIVA & FCOLOR
32 PAGES, FC, $3.50
From the creator of DYNAMO 5 and NOBLE CAUSES comes Imageâ€™s newest superstar: Gemini, a super-hero whose identity is so secret, even he doesnâ€™t know what it is!
Dan Johnson is just a normal guy with a normal jobÃ¢â‚¬Â¦ or so he thinks. What he doesnâ€™t know is that a secret organization is using him as their weapon against crime. Dan Johnson is Gemini!
JACK STAFF #16
story PAUL GRIST, art & cover PAUL GRIST
32 PAGES, FC, $3.50
It’s Giant Robot Action as Tom Tom the Robot man has to bring in John (Jack Staff) Smith for armed robbery! Meanwhile, Vampire Hunter Albert Bramble comes face to face with his most fearsome foe – Albert Bramble the vampire!
LUCHA LIBRE #4
story JERRY FRISSEN, art GOBI, BILL, WITKO & TANQUERELLE, cover GOBI
MAY 7 â€¢ 64 PAGES â€¢ FC â€¢ $6.99
Itâ€™s 64 pages of LUCHA LIBRE madness! The Luchadoritos vs. small town boredom! The Tikitis vs. Voodoo Zombies! Tequila vs. El Panda and the Pom Pom Ninjas! The Luchadores 5 vs. Greasers from the Black Lagoon! Profesor Furia vs. his pathetic life! The baddest four-color battles to grace a paneled page â€“ plus the secret origin of Dr. Destructionâ€™s Formidables!
PRETTY BABY MACHINE #1 (OF 3)
story CLARK WESTERMAN, art & cover KODY CHAMBERLAIN
MAY 7 Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ 32 PAGES Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ BW Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ $3.50
PRETTY Boy Floyd, BABY Face Nelson and MACHINE Gun Kelly join forces when 1933â€™s mob-boss supreme, Al Capone, declares war on them! The most unexpected team-up in comics history told in a film noir style that will have fans of Road to Perdition and Batman: The Long Halloween screaming for more!
Tommy guns! Broads! And three of the most infamous mobsters of all time in a thrilling action-packed drama!
RETAILER WARNING: MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES
SUBURBAN GLAMOUR, VOL. 1
story, art & cover JAMIE MCKELVIE
104 PAGES, FC, $9.99
Life’s tough when you’re a teenager — homework, boy trouble, and meddling parents. So when Astrid Johnson has to deal with imaginary friends turned real, monster attacks and faerie magic as well — that’s just not fair, is it? Collecting the critically acclaimed miniseries from the co-creator of PHONOGRAM.