Arcana Studios sent Major Spoilers the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in October 2012.
THE EVIL TREE
DIAMOND CODE: JUL120743 / ISBN: 978-1-926914-52-7
In a colonial village outside of NYC, Misha and her fiance, Daren, seek an escape from the fast pace of the city. As they settle in, Misha becomes withdrawn, suffering from bad dreams and depression. When Daren brings his friends to the house to “shake out the cobwebs,” little does he know he is setting into motion events started hundreds of years ago with the original occupants of the house, the Willam Family. Not only did the ill-fated Willam family die in the house one cold winter, but the house has developed a history of female occupants committing suicide. The friends must solve the mystery of the house before the Willam Family ghosts pick them off one by one.
DIAMOND CODE: JUL120745 / ISBN: 978-1-897548-49-3
Joe Beck is an auto mechanic with the worst luck in the world. Joe’s been a walking disaster plagued with comedic situations where simply nothing goes right. Since the age of sixteen, Joe’s never won a bet, has been stung more times than George W. has with late night comics and his allergies have introduced him to every hospital employee within a sixty-mile radius. In Annie Hall, Woody Allen divides everyone into the Horrible and the Miserable. Joe unfortunately falls into both categories. He must now defeat the Pixies Curse in order to get back the girl of his dreams.
INTRINSIC ISSUE 4
DIAMOND CODE: JUL120744
The Intrinsic will brave the afterlife to keep Apollyon from unleashing the forces of hell and destroying the world as we know it. Old scores will be settled, Tori will discover the extent of her powers, and new threats will be unleashed… and not all the Intrinsic will make it out alive.
DIAMOND CODE: JUN12 0791
While the Intrinsic train for the fight to come, the hordes of Apollyon navigate the underworld with their guide, Xur Xet Tsej– a man with his own reasons to want Ishmael Stone dead. A showdown approaches… and the fate of the world hangs in the balance.
DIAMOND CODE: MAY12 0836
(W) Sean Patrick O’Reilly, Erik Hendrix, & Casey Jones (A/CA)
Allan Otero The Intrinsic face an army of demons to protect their newest charges — Tori and Alex — who have no idea what they’ve fallen into. In order to survive what’s to come, they must learn (and quickly) what the forces of darkness have in mind — and the mysterious man in hell who’s just sworn to serve them. (STK467850) 22pgs, FC $1.95
POE & PHILLIPS
DIAMOND CODE: JUL120746 / ISBN: 978-1-897548-39-4
Inspired by the works of the two legendary writers, Edgar (Allan) Poe and Howard Phillips (Lovecraft), Poe & Phillips is a tribute to their gothic horror masterpieces. For the first time ever, the worlds of Edgar Allan Poe and Howard Phillips Lovecraft collide!