The New Age of DC Heroes Continues in January with Jeff Lemire, Ivan Reis, and Joe Prado’s The Terrifics
(BALTIMORE, MD) — (October 18, 2017) — The November edition of Diamond Comic Distributors’ monthly PREVIEWS catalog arrives in comic shops on October 25th and features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning January 2018.
ON OUR FRONT COVER: Launching out of Dark Nights: Metal, DC Entertainment introduces the next new title from the New Age of DC Heroes, The Terrifics from Jeff Lemire, Ivan Reis, and Joe Prado.
ON OUR BACK COVER: Praised by Brian Michael Bendis and the critics, the first story arc of Greg Pak and Takeshi Miyazawa’s Mech Cadet Yu from BOOM! Studios is collected in a PREVIEWS Exclusive softcover.
The November PREVIEWS Features
Sci-Fi & Fantasy Month — PREVIEWS wants to take you into worlds beyond imagination as we celebrate science-fiction and fantasy comics! Look throughout the catalog for the Sci-Fi & Fantasy icon for some of the best science-fiction and fantasy comics on the market today.
Gems of the Month — November’s PREVIEWS Gems of the Month include:
- Dark Horse Comics’ Hungry Ghosts #1 and Koschei the Deathless #1
- DC Entertainment’s Sideways #1 and The Terrifics #1
- IDW Publishing’s Star Wars: Forces of Destiny One-Shots
- Image Comics’ Invincible #144 and The Walking Dead #175
- Marvel Comics’ Old Man Hawkeye #1
On The Flip Side —Tying in with Sci-Fi & Fantasy Month, PREVIEWS talks to Ian Flynn about Archie Comics’ Cosmo, a revival of the Silver Age Martian character in a brand-new series that reteams Flynn with his Sonic the Hedgehog artist, Tracy Yardley.
catBUZZ — PREVIEWS shines a special spotlight at some of the blockbuster books and products coming out in the months ahead. In January, Evan Narcisse and Ta-Nehisi Coates reveal the untold story of T’Challa’s ascension to the throne of Wakanda in Marvel Comics’ Rise of the Black Panther from Marvel Comics. Plus, Robert Kirkman draws one Image Comics series to a close in Invincible #144 while another launches into a bold, new direction in The Walking Dead #175; celebrity chef and author Anthony Bourdain mixes his love of food with his fondness for vintage EC Comics in Dark Horse Comics’ Hungry Ghosts; the Star Wars: Forces of Destiny animated shorts come to comics in a new series of one-shots from IDW Publishing that focus on the heroines of a galaxy far, far away; Dynamite Entertainment returns to the dying world of Barsoom in their new Dejah Thoris series; Ninjak takes on the might of the Valiant Universe in Valiant’s Ninjak vs. the Valiant Universe; DC Collectibles launches a new line of figures with the DC Artists Alley Designer Vinyl Figures; Diamond Select Toys celebrates its seventy-fifth Marvel Minimates release with a new series centered on the Defenders; and many other products you should look forward to this winter.
PREVIEWS Exclusive Apparel — Each month PREVIEWS offers comic book fans and pop culture aficionados a selection of t-shirts and other apparel that can only be found in your local comic shop! The Dark Lord Sauron seeks to cover all the lands in a second darkness with The Lord of the Rings: “Eye of Sauron/The One Ring” Black T-Shirt, while the ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth Doctors are ready to embark on an epic adventure through space and time on the Doctor Who: “Poster Art” Black T-Shirt.
Indie Edge — With Terry Moore returning to Strangers in Paradise with Abstract Studios’ new Strangers in Paradise XXV, PREVIEWS talks to Moore about his carrer and the comics he’s enjoying today.
Editor’s Note — In this month’s Editor’s Note, PREVIEWS editor Marty Grosser reflects on the publication of the 350th issue of the monthly catalog.
Plus: Staff Picks, the monthly Bestseller Charts, and so much more!
All this awaits you in the November edition of PREVIEWS, which goes on sale at your local comic shop or specialty store on Wednesday, October 25th with the regular cover price of just $3.99.
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