EXCLUSIVE: Dark Horse April Covers
We just got another exclusive from Dark Horse Comics, and we want to share it with you our loyal readers!
These are from the upcoming April solicits which will be sent out next week, but since the folks at the DK headquarters started the year being ultra nice, well here they are:
USAGI YOJIMBO VOLUME 27: A TOWN CALLED HELL TP & HC
Stan Sakai (W/A)
On sale June 19
b&w, 208 pages
TP, 6” x 9”
On sale June 26
b&w, 208 pages
Ltd. HC, 6” x 9”
The rabbit ronin’s wanderings find him caught between competing gang lords fighting for control of A Town Called Hell. With the help of master swordsman Kato, Usagi takes on one gangster, while the other stirs up even more trouble! Now, with Kato on his trail, Usagi continues his travels, confronting a nukekubi—a flying cannibal head—aiding a disgraced samurai seeking redemption, and even crossing paths with the demon Jei! All the while, Kato awaits a rematch and a return to Hell! Collects Usagi Yojimbo #124–#131.
• Introduction by Geof Darrow (Shaolin Cowboy, Hard Boiled)!
• 2012 Eisner nominee for Best Continuing Series!
• Available in a limited edition, signed and numbered hardcover!
• Don’t miss the new Usagi Yojimbo game for iOS!
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #15
Brian Wood (W), Andrea Mutti (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Massimo Carnevale (Cover)
On sale Apr 17
FC, 32 pages
Conan’s army has infiltrated the Shemite fortress protected by Bêlit! Can their love for each other survive the battle—and can they?
• “The Woman on the Wall” concludes!
• Brian Wood (The Massive, Star Wars) and Andrea Mutti (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo).
Jim Owsley (W), Don Kraar (W), John Buscema (P/Cover), Ernie Chan (P/I), Mike Docherty (P), Dave Simons (I), George Roussos (C), and Ken Feduniewicz (C)
On sale June 26
FC, 240 pages
TP, 7” x 10”
Conan, now a warlord of Koth, is sent by his jealous and spiteful king on a doomed foray into the territory of bloodthirsty Kushite marauders. But greater perils await as Conan and his men again encounter Imhotep, demon from beyond the stars, who seeks Conan’s life and the enchanted amulet the barbarian carries. Collects Conan the Barbarian #182–#189 and Conan the Barbarian Annual #11.
GRENDEL OMNIBUS VOLUME 3: ORION’S REIGN TP
Matt Wagner (W/A), Tim Sale (A), John K. Snyder (A), Jay Geldhof (A), Bernie Mireault (A), Hannibal King (A), Matthew Hollingsworth (C), Giulia Brusco (C), Jeromy Cox (C), and Joe Matt (C)
On sale June 5
FC, 564 pages
TP, 6″ x 9″
No longer content to inhabit one host at a time, the Grendel entity goes viral, in a new phase of Wagner’s epic spanning centuries and culminating with the rise of a new kind of host—the Grendel-Khan! This volume collects the never-before-reprinted “Incubation Years” tales from Grendel #20–#22 and the mammoth God and the Devil and Devil’s Reign story lines, featuring art by Tim Sale and John K. Snyder and collected in order for the first time!
• Futuristic tales by artists Tim Sale, John K. Snyder, and more!
• Over 500 pages!
Pretty epic right?
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