Bluewater Productions has sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles shipping in August 2008.

BTMI2A.jpgBTMI2B.jpgRay Harryhausen Presents:
Back to Mysterious Island #2
Author(s): Max Landis
Artist(s) Kevin Gentilcore
Cover Artist(s): 3 covers: Azim, Matt Frank & Kevin Gentilcore

New classic monsters are seen on the island. Captain Grastle, actually does more damage than the wasp as he attempts to swat it with crazed shots from his AK-47. He finally triggers the engine and, to everybody’s surprise, sends them grinding up onto the beach of the theretofore invisible…MYSTERIOUS ISLAND!

FYLYINGGN.jpgRay Harryhausen Presents:
Flying Saucers Vs. The Earth
Author(s): Ryan Burton
Artist(s)Alan Brooks
Cover Artist(s): Alan Brooks

Famed Sci-Fi novel cover artists Alan Brooks bring you Ray Harryhausen’s vision of the 1950s cult classic “Earth Vs. the Flying Saucers” to graphic novel format! Like every planetary invasion, there are two sides of the story. Told from the perspective of the aliens, see why the Sons of Aberann decide to wage war against Earth, and what type of culture spawned their warmongering ways. See them race on their Screamers in the wastelands of their planet while dodging the beastly Dustspeeds! Witness psychedelic alien fortune telling! And see what fate befalls those who cross the Warlord of Aberann!

Writer: Dan Rafter
Pencils: Thiago Silva
Cover Artist(s): 2 covers: Thiago Silva and Rantz

Karen Chugg just wanted to graduate high school as valedictorian. But it’s not easy to study when the president of the United States sends hooded assassins to kill your three new best friends, who just happen to be deadly robot bodyguards. And how can you be expected to master calculus and physics when you’ve finally fallen in love, and the boy of your dreams is a killer robot with a split personality? Karen Chugg’s life has just become even more complicated.

PISTOLFOST2.jpgPistolfist #2
Author(s): J.S. Earls and David A. Flanary, Jr
Artist(s) Andres Guinaldo
Cover Artist(s): Joel Robinson

This action-packed second issue ignites when our hero’s escape attempt results in deadly, unforeseen repercussions. Meanwhile, Benjamin Franklin is forced to consider his son’s involvement with the Redcoats’ lethal agenda. Further revelations of Pistolfist’s past and a surprise ending complete this follow-up to the stunning debut! this day.

Bluewater Presents #2
Author(s): Various
Artist(s) Various
Cover Artist(s): Chris Colbert

From the creators of 10th Muse, ISIS and Judo Girl, BlueWater is ready to introduce the next generation of heroes. In the coming months you’ll get to know Tom Corbett, Space Cadet, Styx and Stone, Missile to the Moon, Tony & Cleopatra and Plan 9 from Outer Space. Also will be previews of some of the NEW Ray Harryhausen titles. But you can meet them right now in BlueWater’s new 32-page sampler. Get a quick taste of some of the industry’s up and coming artists and writers and follow the new adventures of some old friends and explore the worlds of some new titles coming to your comic shop very soon.


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Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment. You can follow him on Twitter @MajorSpoilers and tell him your darkest secrets...

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