SNEAK PEEK: Dynamite Entertainment for October 24, 2012

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Dynamite Entertainment sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of titles arriving in stores this week.

CHOSEN #1 (of 3)
32 pages FC •  $3.99  •  Teen +
Created by MARCUS NISPEL, GOTHAM CHOPRA, SHARAD DEVARAJAN
Written by CHUCK DIXON & GOTHAM CHOPRA
Art by EDISON GEORGE
Cover by DIEGO LATORRE
An original comic book series created by filmmaker Marcus Nispel (Friday the 13th, Texas Chainsaw Massacre). Chosen is a high-octane action thriller about a Detroit kid, the least likely candidate to be the latest reincarnation of an Eastern spiritual master whose tradition goes back for generations. Despite all outward contradictions, the teen’s powers – refined over centuries worth of incarnations – start to manifest in him and propel him onto a journey that starts in the Urban grit of Detroit’s 8 Mile and take him all the way to the even grittier underground gangland of Mumbai.

THE  SHADOW #6
32 pages FC  • $3.99  •  Teen +
Written by GARTH ENNIS
Art by AARON CAMPBELL
Covers by ALEX ROSS (25%), HOWARD CHAYKIN (25%), JOHN CASSADAY (25%), FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA (25%)
Fans, ask your retailer for these variant incentive covers!
CHAYKIN “blood red art” cover retailer incentive
FRANCAVILLA “virgin art”cover retailer incentive
ROSS “virgin art”cover retailer  incentive
CASSADAY black & white art cover retailer incentive
All hell breaks loose in the kingdom of Buffalo Wong, as the Shadow faces an army and Pat Finnegan learns the facts of life in the worst possible way. Far too late
to do any good, Margo Lane finds out her master’s true intentions, as the evil Taro Kondo gets clean away… or does he? Only the Shadow knows for sure, in the final part of The Fire Of Creation.

RED SONJA #70
32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Teen +
Written by ERIC TRAUTMANN  
Art by MARCIO ABREU
Cover by WALTER GEOVANI
Witness the thrilling conclusion of Red Sonja’s battle alongside a kingdom’s most legendary swordsman, against an ancient creature of limitless eldritch and physical power! To the death!

LORD OF THE JUNGLE #8
32 pages FC  • $3.99  •  Mature
Written by ARVID NELSON  
Art by SEGIO FERNANDEZ DAVILA
Covers by LUCIO PARRILLO (50%), PAUL RENAUD (50%)
Fans, ask your retailer for these variant incentive covers!
PAUL RENAUD “Jungle green” cover retailer incentive
“RISQUÉ ART” cover retailer incentive
Tarzan and the notorious crime boss Robert Canler are heading for an epic showdown on the mean streets of Baltimore. Canler is hell-bent on destroying the ape-man – he’ll stop at nothing, not even threatening Jane Porter, the woman Tarzan loves. But Jane isn’t exactly a helpless damsel in distress. The thrilling conclusion to “The Concrete Jungle” awaits you in Lord of the Jungle #8!

WARRIORS OF MARS #5 (of 5)
32 pages FC  •  $3.99  •  Mature
Written by ROBERT PLACE NAPTON  
Art by JACK JADSON
Cover by JOE JUSKO
Gullivar has used his carpet to go far into Barsoom’s future. There he meets the descendant of John Carter and Dejah Thoris and an unexpected new enemy!

PANTHA #4
32 pages FC  • $3.99  •  Teen +
Written by BRANDON JERWA  
Art by POW RODRIX
Cover by MARK TEXEIRA
Fans, ask your retailer for this variant incentive cover!
TEXEIRA “virgin art” cover retailer incentive
“Dangerous Game” reaches its wild conclusion! It’s Nature VS. Nurture as Pantha must choose between the life she knows in the present, and the destiny that was set for her in the past! Is she a Goddess of Egypt – or an Agent of Order?

ROBERT JORDAN’S WHEEL OF TIME: THE EYE OF THE WORLD #30
32 pages FC •  $3.99  •  Teen +
Written by ROBERT JORDAN, CHUCK DIXON  
Art by FRANCIS NUGUIT
Cover by ADAM MOORE
In a risky attempt to get to the Eye of the World, Moiraine has talked the Loial into taking the group to The Ways – mystical transportation aids tainted by darkness. It’s a risk the Ogier is uncomfortable with, but that Moiraine sees as necessary… especially after the Dark One again visits the dreams of Rand, Mat, and Perrin. Time is running out for our heroes in the latest installment of Robert Jordan’s THE WHEEL OF TIME: THE EYE OF THE WORLD!

THE BOYS DEFINITIVE  EDITION VOL. 4 HC
400 pages FC  • $95.00  •  Mature Advance-solicit. In stores October 2012
Written by GARTH ENNIS  
Art by DARICK ROBERTSON, RUSS BRAUN, JOHN McCREA, KEITH BURNS  
Cover by DARICK ROBERTSON
In a world where costumed heroes soar through the sky and masked vigilantes prowl the night, someone’s got to make sure the “supes” don’t get out of line. And someone will. Billy Butcher, Wee Hughie, Mother’s Milk, The Frenchman and The Female are The Boys: a CIA-backed team of very dangerous people, each one dedicated to the struggle against the most lethal force on Earth- superpower. Some superheroes have to be watched. Some have to be controlled. And some of them – sometimes – need to be taken out of the picture. That’s when you call in The Boys.
This volume collects The Boys #39-47 and The Boys: Highland Laddie #1-6 and includes the stories:
• What I Know
• The Innocents
• Believe
• Highland Laddie
Loaded with bonus materials including:
• Introduction by Joe Rybandt
• Garth Ennis’ script to The Boys #41
• Sketches by Russ Braun and John Mcrea
• All of the series covers by Darick Robertson
• And more!

via Dynamite Entertainment