Lopping heads off Grass Kings and Rat Queens: New Highlights

Welcome to the new batch of upcoming release highlights. Please let us now if there is any to pre-order!

Due 1.3.17

extremityExtremity #1 (W/A) Daniel Warren Johnson

Thea dreams. Not of a better life, but of revenge on the clan that ruined her family. With ferocious battles between man, machines, and monsters ahead… who knows where her quest for vengeance will take her? Creator Daniel Warren Johnson and colourist Mike Spicer present a bold new vision, where the beauty and imagination of Studio Ghibli meet the intensity of Mad Max.



rat-queensRat Queens #1 (W) Kurtis J. Wiebe (A) Owen Gieni

The Rat Queens are back! Betty, Violet, Dee, Braga, and Hannah return! Palisade is still a rat-infested troll’s ass, and everyone still hates Gary. It’s been a while since the Queens have done a good slaughter, so join them as they get back to the basics of killing monsters and drinking away the profits! A fresh, soft reboot to the head for the Rat Queens with artist Owen Gieni.


americaAmerica #1 (W) Gabby Rivera (A) Joe Quinones

At last! Everyone’s favourite no-nonsense powerhouse, America Chavez, gets her own series!
America has always been uncontestably awesome, and as the newly appointed leader of the Ultimates, she’s now officially claimed her place as the preeminent butt-kicker of the Marvel Universe! But while leading a team of heroes and punching out big bads is great and all, it doesn’t really leave much time for self-discovery… So what’s a super-powered teenager do when she’s looking for a little fulfillment? She goes to college!
She just has to stop an interdimensional monster or two first, plus shut down a pesky alien cult that’s begun worshipping her exploits!

Due 8.3.17

manthingMan-Thing #1 (of 5) (W) R. L. Stine (A) German Peralta, Daniel Johnson

Beloved writer R.L. Stine brings his special brand of horror to Man-Thing!
After working for years, Man-Thing has regained his ability to speak and has taken Hollywood by storm… But when an ancient and mysterious danger threatens the swamp, Man-Thing is going to have to choose between his new life and celebrity, and the world he used to call home…



grass-kingsGrass Kings #1 (W) Matt Kindt (A) Tyler Jenkins

A rural mystery series chronicling the tragic lives of the Grass Kings, three brothers and rulers of a trailer park kingdom, a fiefdom of the hopeless and lost, of the desperate poor seeking a promised land. Eldest brother Robert leads a grief-stricken life, having lost his daughter to a tragic accident, followed by his wife disappearing one morning never to return. When an enigmatic young woman named Maria flees to their community in search of safe haven, Robert takes her in. Will his decision lead to ruin and retribution dooming the Kingdom?


redlineRedline #1 (W) Neal Holman (A) Clayton McCormack, Kelly Fitzpatrick

MARS. The near future-ish. A bomb takes out a city block on Harrison Station. The media rush to blame the local terrestrials (re:aliens,) however Superintendent Denton Coyle has a feeling that it may not be so simple… or maybe that feeling is Coyle’s hangover gut bomb. It’s unclear… like a 50/50 shot, it’s a mistake or explosive diarrhoea. Maybe it’s both? In other words, it’s yet another Tuesday on Mars.



cannibalCannibal Vol. 1 (W) Steve Buccellato, Jennifer Young (A) Matias Bergara

A category five hurricane sweeps through the Southeast, uprooting ancient mosquitoes carrying a virus that causes the infected to crave human flesh. One year later, with no cure in sight, the region has become split over what to do with the victims. For the Hansen family, the answer is simple: kill them. However, all of that changes when the virus infects people they love. Cannibal is about a small Everglades town that is just trying to hold onto their everyday lives at the dawn of a cannibal pandemic. Told through the eyes of the Hansen family, it’s an anti-apocalypse story about a community that is too damn stubborn to give in.

Due 15.3.17

headloperHead Lopper #5 (W/A) Andrew MacLean

Norgal and Agatha are back! A daring new adventure awaits, looming like the Crimson Tower, home of Ulrich the Twice Damned, sworn enemy of Zhaania Kota Ka. With old friends and new, our heroes boldly enter the bloodied pinnacle with bare steel and steady hearts. The quarterly series has returned!



Due 22.3.17

royal-cityRoyal City #1 (W/A) Jeff Lemire

Royal City charts the lives, loves, and losses of a troubled family and a vanishing town across three decades. Patrick Pike, a fading literary star who reluctantly returns to the once-thriving factory town where he grew up, is quickly drawn back into the dramas of his two adult siblings, his overbearing mother, and his brow-beaten father, all of whom are still haunted by different versions of his youngest brother, Tommy, who drowned decades ago.


underwinterUnderwinter #1 (W/A) Ray Fawkes

Twisted portraits of our dark world, beginning with the perverse, topical Symphony – a beautifully painted tale of music and cruelty in the modern age.





Iron Fist #1 (W) Ed Brisson (A) Mike Perkins
K’un Lun is in ruins. The chi fuelling Danny’s fists is wavering. Is there a future for the Iron Fist? Danny Rand pushes himself to the breaking point, finding fights to prove his worth. But a bigger fight than he can handle may have found him…



Due 29.3.17 

xmen-primeX-Men Prime #1 (W) Marc Guggenheim (A) Ken Lashley
In the wake of their war with the Inhumans, the X-Men are at a crossroads. Where do they go from here? Luckily, one beloved X-Men has the answer to that question: Xavier’s dream comes full circle as Kitty Pryde returns to the X-Men, ready to lead them in their mission to protect a world that hates and fears them. The next chapter of the X-Men’s saga starts here!



inhumans-primeInhumans Prime #1 (W) Al Ewing (A) Ryan Sook
In the wake of the awesome events of IVX – what will become of the Inhumans? In this oversized special issue – the trial of Maximus! The coming of Marvel Boy! And what is the dark secret of Black Bolt? A special bridging issue between the past of the Inhumans and their future – on Earth and in the stars!



saga-vol-7Saga Vol. 7 (W) Brian K. Vaughan (A) Fiona Staples

‘The War for Phang’ is an epic, self-contained Saga event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. New friendships are forged and others are lost forever in this action-packed volume about families, combat, and the refugee experience.



living-weaponIron Fist: The Living Weapon Complete Collection (W/A) Kaare Andrews

Danny Rand, AKA Iron Fist, is haunted by the consequences of choosing death over life. But when he receives a message from his mystical homeland of K’un Lun, he must return and relive his blood-soaked origin of betrayal and vengeance! The mystical city will be reduced to ruins, while Rand Tower will face a hostile takeover – very hostile! With the wolves at the door and the villain behind it all terribly close to Danny’s heart, will he be broken beyond repair? Or can he summon up the will to once again render his shattered hands like unto fists of iron? Hope is reborn with talons and fire, but revenge is a weapon that cuts both ways. Will Danny survive the bloodletting?

Due 12.4.17

phonogramThe Complete Phonogram HC (W) Kieron Gillen (A/CA) Jamie McKelvie

Collected in a single volume for the first time, includes Rue Britannia (now newly-coloured), The Singles Club, The Immaterial Girl, and additional bonus content. The world where Music Is Magic has never looked better.





Full list can be found here

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