The solicit for this issue promises that “One of the two established City States, Speros or Genesis, is completely annihilated. Death, death and more death!” Can even our hero survive such chaos? Your Major Spoilers review of Aphrodite IX #11 awaits!
Press Release Top Cow is pleased to announce a double-sized crossover event unlike any before! Coming July 2, APHRODITE IX/CYBER FORCE #1, written by Matt Hawkins and with art by Stjepan Šejić, will begin a crossover spin-off series that fans won’t want to miss.
Or – “Let’s See How I Like It This Time…” It certainly doesn’t SEEM like two years since I last picked up an issue of Aphrodite IX (pronounced, at least in my head, “Aff-Roe-Dight-Icks”), the girl with the shortest skirt in comics history. Although I wasn’t entirely certain of the original material, the alternate covers for this issue were attractive enough that I decided to give our Miss Icks another whirl and see what her new series has going for it. Your Major Spoilers review awaits!
This week on the show: Aphrodite IX, Darkwing Duck, Dungeons and Dragons, and This man is being in trouble! the latest meme sweeping the Intardwebz. [podcast]http://traffic.libsyn.com/majorspoilers/msp271.mp3[/podcast] Direct Download Subscribe via iTunes RSS Feed Podcast Alley Show Notes after the Jump!
This week, on the Major Spoilers Podcast, the crew returns to discuss all things comic book related, and dive into Top Cow’s Aphrodite IX trade paperback. Aphrodite IX Trade Paperback collects issues #1-4 of the series of the same name as well as the hard to find issue #0 plus incredible bonus art by Marc Silvestri (Civil War: The Initiative, Hunter-Killer), Joe Benitez (Supergirl), and Michael Turner (Superman/Batman, Ultimate Wolverine). Aphrodite IX is the perfect weapon, only she doesn’t know it. She’s programmed to kill and then erases all memory of her mission and her former life, like a reset
Top Cow is looking for a bevy of green-haired cosplayers to come to the New York Comic Con as Aphrodite IV. Take the jump for all the details on how you might be able to get into the show for free!
Of all of the Pilot Season titles being released from Top Cow, Aphrodite IX is being pulled by the publisher. “The decision to cancel Aphrodite IX Pilot Season was a tough one,” explained Matt Hawkins, President of Top Cow, “The issue wasn’t coming together in a way that would work for Pilot Season. We didn’t want to risk delaying the voting process for Pilot Season or releasing a pilot issue we weren’t completely happy with, so the responsible thing to do was to remove it from the promotion. Fans haven’t seen the last of Aphrodite IX though.” Pilot Season will
Top Cow VP of Marketing and Sales Filip Sablik sent Major Spoilers a whole bunch of pictures of the Top Cow booth and attendees from the San Diego Comic-Con. Take the jump for celebrity shots, booth babes, new merch and more.
Long a fan of the IX I am, but darned if I am not missing one issue out of my collection, and the trade paperback has been out of print for some time too. While I won’t be able to get my hands on the missing issue any time soon, I will be able to get a copy of the Aphrodite IX Trade Paperback that is being reissued with an all new covers by David Finch. The trade will collect issues 1-4 and the hard to find issue #0 (believe me, I’ve tried). The full cover image and more after