SOLICITATIONS: Heroic Publishing for the first half of 2012

by

Heroic Publishing has released a look at the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in the first five months of 2012.

SHIPPING IN JANUARY ON SALE IN FEBRUARY

Heroic Spotlight #7
The classic science-fiction adventures of ETERNITY SMITH continue in this seventh issue of HEROIC SPOTLIGHT, in a booklength 25-page action adventure! Co-creators, writer Dennis Mallonee and artist Rick Hoberg team up with inkers Tim Burgard and Jim Janes to bring you the classic adventures of Eternity Smith, seen again for the first time in nearly 25 years, featuring the time-traveling adventurer fighting alongside his beautiful super-spy daughter, SKYLARK SMITH, and her traveling rock band, THE CREW, taking on the forces of international terror long before 9/11, long before terrorism became a buzzword. And if you demand it, there will be new adventures of Eternity Smith on the horizon.

Infinites #3
“This is a tale of worlds, of realities and of the heroes who have banded together to save them.” The action builds in part three of comic’s most ambitious, exciting and innovative new series, The Infinites. In Technopolis, the Colossus of Science and progenitor of super humanity itself, Vigil, teams with his fellow Infinite, the Ultimate Aerialist, Aviatrix, to prevent the newly-empowered Raiders from opening the door to E.D.E.N. Should they fail untold devastation will be unleashed upon the Earth! Meanwhile on MV4, the Scientist Supreme, Dr. Karnak, and his faithful robot retainer, Tut, journey through the Duat in search of a treasure for the boy king, Hertsher. What they discover deep within Mt. Manu will alter their world forever! Written by David William Daniel Thomas, penciled by Christopher Hanchey and with inks and colors by John Anderson, The Infintes dares to walk boldly where other comics fear to tread. Don’t miss a second of the action and intrigue as comic’s most compelling new concept continues to unfold.

SHIPPING IN FEBRUARY ON SALE IN MARCH

Alter Ego 25th Anniversary #5
For the first time in 25 years! Enjoy an all-new adventure of ALTER EGO, by Roy Thomas and Ron Harris, as Rob Lindsay once again dons the mystic mask to travel into the world of crime comics of the 1950s!

Flare Adventures #31
It’s our shining goddess of the light’s “Farewell to the City of Angels,” as MARK PROPST returns at last to FLARE with an all-new blast from the past! This is the never-before-told story of how and why our glittering heroine decided that being a CHAMPION was far more important to her than pursuing an acting career. And it features guest appearances by LADY ARCANE, the invincible THUGMASTER, and the savage original TIGRESS! Also in this issue, enjoy the classic adventure, “Joyride,” by Dennis Mallonee, Kevin Tuma, and Craig Stormon.

SHIPPING IN MARCH ON SALE IN APRIL

Champions #55
She’s here! Ahead of the debut of her own long-awaited new comic book title, the SENSATIONAL G-GIRL makes a special preview appearance in the pages of CHAMPIONS! In this issue, America’s newest costumed heroine faces down the challenge of the mysterious SPIDER-BABY in a charity wrestling match brought to you by Terrance Griep and Gaetano Petrigno. Also in this issue, find out why Federal agent Felicity Bliss has such a mad on for the savage TIGRESS in the classic adventure, “Bliss,” brought to you for the first time in color by writer Dennis Mallonee and artist Ciro Napolitano.

Heroic Spotlight #8
The classic science-fiction adventures of ETERNITY SMITH continue in this eighth issue of HEROIC SPOTLIGHT, in a booklength 25-page action adventure! Co-creators, writer Dennis Mallonee and artist Rick Hoberg team up with inkers Tim Burgard and Jim Janes to bring you the classic adventures of Eternity Smith, seen again for the first time in nearly 25 years, featuring the time-traveling adventurer fighting alongside his beautiful super-spy daughter, SKYLARK SMITH, and her traveling rock band, THE CREW, taking on the forces of international terror long before 9/11, long before terrorism became a buzzword.

Infinites #4
“Who is Osr S?” On Earth, Infinites Vigil and Aviatrix’s battle with the Raiders reaches its climax but in the aftermath a series of nagging questions arise. Just how did the Raiders gain access to E.D.E.N. and what where they looking for? On MV4, the mystery of the sarcophagus’s occupant begins to unravel. Just who is Osr S and how did he come to MV4? Combining elements of ancient Egyptian mythology with modern ancient astronaut theories and a reexamination of the legend of the superman, The infinites #4 is nothing short of revolutionary. Guest starring the Raiders and introducing the boy king, Hertsher, and the mysterious Osr S, Ge B and Nu T, The Infinites #4 is a must read. Catch the buzz building around this bold new series for yourself. Written by David William Daniel Thomas, penciled by Christopher Hanchey and with inks and colors by John Anderson, The Infintes dares to walk boldly where other comics fear to tread. Don’t miss a moment of comic’s most thought provoking and innovative new series as The Infinites rocket on!

SHIPPING IN APRIL ON SALE IN MAY

aChampions Adventures #3
A NEW ADVENTURE IN THIS ISSUE! ESPER! RED RAPIER! DEMONFIRE! RADAR! SONAR! AND THE ABOMINABLE OGRE! THE LEAGUE OF ENEMIES LIVES AGAIN! First, enjoy the classic tale, “A Question of Need,” starring MADAME SYNN, ESPER, and the RED RAPIER, by Dennis Mallonee, Howard Simpson, and Willie Blyberg. Then, in the all-new adventure, “The Gathering,” by Dennis Mallonee and Mark Propst, learn for the first time how the Champions’ greatest enemies were at last brought together as a team!

Flare #40
In this issue, Dennis Mallonee and Gordon Purcell bring you a solo adventure starring Flare’s police officer boyfriend, LUCAS MADISON! When naughty Nyx decides she wants hunky Lucas for herself, and recruits help from APHRODITE in order to get him, how in the world is a mere mortal ever going to be able to resist the mind-altering potions of the Olympian goddess of love? Also in this issue, witness the birth of the world’s foremost ecological avenger. “The Origin of Mudpie” is by Jim Gettman, Paul Abrams, and Craig Stormon. All this, plus a new adventure of the stupid little stick-boy, DOLF!

via Heroic Publishing