This week, Dynamite Entertainment has sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of three titles arriving in stores this week.Â Take the jump for the company’s Army of Darkness: Ash’s Christmas Horror One-Shot, Red Sonja #40, and the second volume of The Lone Ranger.
ARMY OF DARKNESS: ASH’S CHRISTMAS HORROR ONE-SHOT
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: OCT08 4041
Writer: Elliott R. Serrano
Penciller: Dave Simons
Covers: Dave Simons (50%), Nick Bradshaw (50%)
Colorist: Ivan Nunes and Rael Sidharta
Rating: Teen +
Everyone loves the holidays, right? Wrong! If you’ve ever worked S-Mart retail in December, you know it’s a special hell filled with something even worse than Deadites… dumbass holiday shoppers. And when the Necronomicon gets a hold of some classic holiday entertainment, it sends Ash through a voyage of twisted Christmas visions that beat him senseless and initiate something deeper in Ash. “It’s a blunderful life” for everyone’s favorite big chinned Chosen One and this year he’s going to face something tougher than the Deadite Santas and zombie elves. He’ll find a piece of his soul that was swallowed long ago…
Note: 40 pages (32 pages of story and art)
RED SONJA #40
DIAMOND ORDER CODE: SEP08 3921
Writer: Brian Reed
Penciller: Walter Geovani
Covers: Fabiano Neves (50%), Patrick Berkenkotter (25%), Paul Renaud (25%)
Colorist: Vinicius Andrade
Rating: Teen +
Red Sonja is BACK! But what does that mean? Red Sonja learns many answers concerning her life’s recent mysteries in this latest issue from Brian Reed and Walter Geovani , but she also learns her adventures in this strange new world are just beginning!
THE LONE RANGER VOLUME 2: LINES NOT CROSSED TRADE PAPERBACK
Writer: Brett Matthews
Penciller/Inker: Sergio Cariello
Covers: John Cassaday
Colorist: Marcelo Pinto
THE LONE RANGER is an unrelenting tale of the American West. Texas Ranger John Reid seeks revenge for the murders of his family and friends, only to find justice… and that he’s something greater than he ever thought he could be.
In “Lines Not Crossed” and “Downbeat” — issues 7 through 11 of the series, collected here for the first time — the thrilling adventures of The Lone Ranger continue as he and Tonto find themselves caught between frontier justice and a condemned man. As the hangman’s noose draws tighter — and Butch Cavendish ever closer — The Ranger and Tonto must uncover the truth behind a violent shootout… and what course of action to take when the law and their morality fails to p rovide clear answers.