Dynamite Entertainment for December 2009

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Dynamite Entertainment sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in December 2009.

PSP2-06-covs.jpgPROJECT SUPERPOWERS: CHAPTER 2 #6
Written by ALEX ROSS & JIM KRUEGER
Art by EDGAR SALAZAR
Main cover by ALEX ROSS
Chase covers by MICHAEL GOLDEN (1-in-5), STEPHEN SEGOVIA (1-in-12)
Virgin Art retailer incentive cover by ALEX ROSS

32 pages FC
$2.99

This issue it’s an all-out battle as we present The Super MysteryMen vs. Team SuperPowers! The Supremacy unleashes their own arsenal of superheroes to take down the rogue Superpowers! Will our heroes be able to withstand the assault?!?!

Plus: the painted origin of The Target by Alex Ross, Doug Klauba and Jim Krueger!

BlackTerror06 Cov-Ross.jpgBLACK TERROR #6
Written by ALEX ROSS & PHIL HESTER
Art by JONATHAN LAU
Main cover by ALEX ROSS
Chase covers by JONATHAN LAU (1-in-5), STEPHEN SADOWSKI (1-in-12)
Virgin Art retailer incentive cover by ALEX ROSS
Negative Art retailer incentive cover by ALEX ROSS

32 pages FC
$3.50

Because YOU demanded it – the Black Terror returns as Dynamite continues the Black Terror ongoing series! Again featuring the covers and direction of Alex Ross, writer Phil (Darkness, MASQUERADE) Hester joins the team as series writer and is joined by Jonathan (MEET THE BAD GUYS: GREEN LAMA vs. BLOODLUST) Lau for this thrilling second story arc!

Continuing from last issue – which kicked off this all-new adventure – the Black Terror enlists the help of Masquerade as he attempts to unravel the mystery of the American Crusader, and what happens in this issue will change their relationship forever!

BFHV01 Cov-Leach-UnCensored.jpgGARTH ENNIS’ BATTLEFIELDS #1 (of 9): HAPPY VALLEY PART 1
Written by GARTH ENINS
Art by PJ HOLDEN
Cover by GARRY LEACH
Virgin Art retailer incentive cover by GARRY LEACH

32 pages FC
$3.50

Dynamite Entertainment is proud to present the return of the acclaimed BATTLEFIELDS series by writer Garth Ennis! Beginning this month, with the debut of HAPPY VALLEY #1 (of 3), featuring art by Paul Jason Holden and series covers by Garry Leach!

England, January 1942: young Australian Ken Harding arrives at his first operational squadron, keen to play his part in the aerial attack on Germany as the commander of a bomber crew. Losses have been high and life expectancy is low, but Ken remains undaunted- until he meets his crew, a foulmouthed, battle-hardened bunch with no time for new boys who can’t stand the pace. Together, they must take the war to the enemy over the most heavily-defended region of the Third Reich- the industrial heartland of the Ruhr, known to the men who face the flak and nightfighters as Happy Valley.

Boys37Cov-Robertson.jpgTHE BOYS #37
Written by GARTH ENNIS
Art and cover by DARICK ROBERTSON

32 pages FC
$2.99

High in the French Pyrenees lies the little mountain village of Franglais, as quiet and peaceful a place as you could imagine… until her favorite son comes home. The Frenchman’s origin is finally revealed, in a pulse-bounding tale of seething passion, vile betrayal and classic Gallic melancholy. Who is Black Pierre? Why is the lovely Marie not there to welcome her beloved Frenchie home? And how can one croissant change everything? Find out in The Boys 37!

Suggested for mature readers

BuckRogers07 cov-Watson.jpgBUCK ROGERS #7
Written by SCOTT BEATTY
Art by CARLOS RAFAEL
Main cover by CARLOS RAFAEL (75%)
Variant cover by JOHN WATSON (25%)

32 pages FC
$3.50

The Future is here! From Dynamite, writer Scott Beatty and artist Carlos Rafael comes the all-new adventures of Buck Rogers!

In “The Space Beneath: Part 1 (of 2)” Buck goes underground on the trail of his captured ship as he desperately fights for a hope of home!

THE COMPLETE ALICE IN WONDERLAND #2
Story by LEWIS CARROLL
Adapted by LEAH MOORE & JOHN REPPION
Art by ÉRICA AWANO
Cover by JOHN CASSADAY

40 pages FC
$4.99

“No wonder you’re late. Why, this watch is exactly two days slow.” — Mad Hatter

Following up on the success of The Complete Dracula and Sherlock Holmes,
Dynamite presents The Complete Alice In Wonderland. For the first time ever, Lewis Carroll’s classic Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Through the Looking-Glass, and “The Wasp in a Wig,” the “lost chapter” (from the Looking-Glass) are adapted in to one complete tale. In this All Ages adaptation, writers John Reppion and Leah Moore are joined by Érica Awano for a 4 issue adventure down the rabbit hole!

QueenS03-cov-Parrillo.jpgQUEEN SONJA #3
Written by JOSHUA ORTEGA
Art by MEL RUBI
Main cover by LUCIO PARRILLO (50%)
Variant covers by MEL RUBI (25%), JACKSON HERBERT (25%)

32 pages FC
$2.99

All Hail Queen Sonja! Dynamite has returned the She-Devil to what she does best; only this time, the red-headed warrior has more than just herself to look out for, she has a whole kingdom! The story of Sonja’s march to the throne continues as writer Joshua Ortega and artist Mel Rubi weave an incredible tale of intrigue and power in the ancient lands of Hyboria!

Athena03-Cov-Renaud.jpgATHENA #3
Written by DOUG MURRAY
Art by FABIANO NEVES & PAUL RENAUD
Main cover by PAUL RENAUD (50%)
Variant covers by DENNIS CALERO (25%), FABIANO NEVES (25%)

32 pages FC
$3.50

Featuring the stunning art combination of Paul Renaud and Fabiano Neves, along with the powerful storytelling of veteran writer Doug Murray, Athena is Dynamite’s next breakout book! The Goddess Athena has returned and finds the world around her filled with other “fallen” gods…. Not all of them friendly to her, or humanity!

Zorro19 Cov-Wagner.jpgZORRO #19
Written by and main cover by MATT WAGNER (75%)
Art and variant cover by FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (25%)

32 pages FC
$3.50

As his legend across the land grows, Zorro continues to draw unwanted attention from the powers-that-be as they wage war on the Fox! Wagner – and artist Francesco Francavilla –tells the tales of Zorro from a different perspective each issue in this stunning arc that unravels the mystery of the masked vigilante!

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY #6
Written by CHUCK DIXON
Art by ESTEVE POLLS
Cover by DENNIS CALERO

32 pages FC
$3.50

After the close of the explosive opening arc from writer Chuck Dixon, the writer presents a special done-in-one featuring the ultimate anti-hero! After wrangling a bounty, the Man finds more than he counted for when he faces a group of angry Apaches after the same man he now has to protect to earn his cash!

Gal1980-04-Cov-Parrillo.jpgGALACTICA 1980 #4
Written by MARC GUGGENHEIM
Art by CEZAR RAZEK
Cover by LUCIO PARRILLO

32 pages FC
$3.50

It all ends here! One of the most controversial series in Sci Fi’s history is back! Some fans love it, some fans hate it, but one thing’s for certain, writer Marc Guggenheim is doing Galactica 1980 the right way! Lives have been lost as the re-imagining of 1980 concludes here and it’s unlike anything you’ve seen before in a Galactica comic book! Featuring artist Cezar (Zorro) Razek along with a fully painted cover from Lucio Parrillo.

COLLECTIONS:

BoysVol3HC-DJ-Robertson.jpgTHE BOYS VOL. 3: GOOD FOR THE SOUL LIMITED EDITION HC
Written by GARTH ENNIS
Art and cover by DARICK ROBERTSON

Advanced solicit for January 2010
192 page hardcover
$29.99

Dynamite is celebrating our 5th anniversary and is proud to present a special anniversary hardcover edition of the comic book series everyone is talking about!

Collecting issues 15-22 of the controversial and critically acclaimed series from Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson!

Suggested for mature readers

DanDareVol1HC-UK-Leach.jpgDAN DARE OMNIBUS UK EDITION HC
Written by GARTH ENNIS
Art by GARY ERSKINE
Cover by GARRY LEACH

216 page hardcover
$29.99

The Mekon of Mekonta has returned. And if the beleaguered citizens of Earth are to survive… they’re going to need a hero.

Garth Ennis (The Boys) and Gary Erskine (Hypersonic) revisit the classic British comic character in an epic tale of courage and sacrifice, as old adversaries clash head-on and a battle is fought in the stars to decide the fate of billions.

Available to US retailers for the FIRST TIME through Previews!

LRDefin01-SlipCase-Cassaday.jpgTHE LONE RANGER DEFINITIVE EDITION VOL. 1 HARDCOVER
Written by BRETT MATTHEWS
Art by SERGIO CARIELLO & PAUL POPE
Cover by JOHN CASSADAY

Advance-Solicit. On sale February 2010
328 page hardcover
$75.00

Return to days of long ago with the Lone Ranger! Dynamite Entertainment’s bold reimagining of the classic character of radio, television and film is collected in this Definitive hardcover edition! This collection features a collector’s slipcase and collects the first 11 issues of Dynamite’s best-selling Lone Ranger series plus the Free Comic Book Day special and features 40 pages of bonus materials! The dusty trails of the Old West come to life with The Lone Ranger!

DanDareVol1HC-UK-Leach.jpgDREADSTAR: THE BEGINNING HC
Written by, art by and cover by JIM STARLIN

Advance-Solicit. On sale February 2010
230 page hardcover
$29.99

For the first time the original, classic episodes of Dreadstar: Metamorphosis Odyssey from Marvel/Epic Illustrated are collected in full color under the careful direction of creator Jim Starlin. These gorgeous, painted pages originally appeared in Epic from 1979 to 1982, and introduced audiences to Vance Dreadstar and the other characters whose saga would be continued in the Dreadstar series.

BSGCylonWarTPBCov-Raynor.jpgNEW BSG: CYLON WAR TPB
Written by JOSHUA ORTEGA & ERIC NYLUND
Art by NIGEL RAYNOR
Cover by NIGEL RAYNOR

Advanced solicit for January 2010
104 page trade paperback
$14.99

Before the time of mankind’s exodus from the twelve colonies (as told in the
current award winning Battlestar Galactica series on SY FY and the returned menace of the Cylons, a war was fought between man and machine. A story that has never before been told, until now…. Dynamite Entertainment presents the CYLON WAR written by Joshua (Frank Frazetta’s Death Dealer) Ortega and Eric (Halo) Nylund, and illustrated by Galactica veteran artist Nigel Raynor. Fully authorized by SY FY and the show producers, the world of Galactica and the first “apocalypse” with the Cylons is explored. Features a complete cover gallery.

BSGFin5-cov-TEMP.jpgNEW BSG: THE FINAL FIVE TPB
Written by SEAMUS KEVIN FAHEY & DAVID REED
Art by NIGEL RAYNOR
Cover by Nigel Raynor

Advanced solicit for January 2010
104 page trade paperback
$14.99

While the critically acclaimed series may be coming to an end, Dynamite
Entertainment continues to explore the hit TV series. Beginning with THE FINAL FIVE, a story tying directly into the events of the final episodes of the series!   Written by Seamus Kevin (ORIGINS) Fahey and David Reed with the complete authorization of SY FY.  Joining the writers is Galactica veteran artist Nigel Raynor. Features a complete cover gallery.