PREVIEWS: Savage Tales, Highlander, Terminator 2: Infinity

Mon, August 20th, 2007 at 12:00am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

Dynamite Entertainment has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics shipping to comic stores everywhere in October, 2007. When you're done checking out these exciting previews of "New Battlestar Galactica: Season Zero" #1, "Highlander" #10, "Savage Tales" #3, and "Terminator 2: Infinity" #2, stop by CBR's Indie Comics forum to discuss Dynamite comics with fellow readers.

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NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: SEASON ZERO #1

DIAMOND ORDER CODE: MAY07 3333

Writer: BRANDON JERWA

Penciller: STEPHEN SEGOVIA and JACKSON HERBERTS

Colorist: ADRIANO LUCAS – IMPACTO STUDIOS

Covers: STJEPAN SEJIC, ADRIANO BATISTA (shown here), STEPHEN SEGOVIA and a PHOTO COVER

Genre: Science Fiction

Rating: Teen+

Following directly from the Dynamite Free Comic Book Day Comic - read by over 100,000 fans on Free Comic Book Day - comes the all-new Battlestar Galactica series -Season 0 is here!

Writer Brandon (NBSG: Zarek) Jerwa is again joined by issue #0 artist Stephen (Witchblade: Shades of Gray) Segovia and new series artist Jackson Herbert for issue #1 of this all new series which tells the untold tale of the crew of the Battlestar Galactica! Set approximately two years before the SCI FI mini-series which relaunched Battlestar Galactica to such acclaim, the 6-issue Season Zero series follows Commander Adama and crew as they take on their first mission on board the Galactica. Everything in that time frame will be explored, including the menace and return of the Cylons as events hurtle towards the Apocalypse!

Retailers take note that over 100,000 copies of issue #0, as part of FCBD 2007, were sent out to stores and fans - Dynamite anticipates high demand for this new series as a result!

Featuring four stunning covers - Stjepan (Darkness, Savage Tales) Sejic, Adriano (JUNGLE GIRL and Red Sonja) Batista, Stephen Segovia and a Battlestar Galactica Photo Cover!

Fans, ask your retailer for the BATISTA B&W SKETCH INCENTIVE COVER and the NEGATIVE ART SEGOVIA INCENTIVE COVER!

HIGHLANDER #10

DIAMOND ORDER CODE: MAY07 3341

Writer: BRANDON JERWA

Penciller: CARLOS RAFAEL

Penciller: CARLOS LOPEZ

Covers: FABIO LAGUNA, JOE PRADO, ALECIA RODRIGUEZ, MICHAEL AVON OEMING (shown here)

Genre: Adventure

Rating: Teen+

The most unexpected Highlander story begins here! Writer Brandon Jerwa is counting down to issue 12 as the first year of Highlander stories races towards a dark and startling conclusion!

Starring Duncan MacLeod and picking up from the shocking events of Highlander: Endgame (the film which reveals the ultimate fate of Connor MacLeod), issue #10 reveals that Connor may be gone but is certainly not forgotten - all as Duncan unertakes a deadly mission that involves a doomsday cult and the Watcher's!

Featuring four incredible covers: Joe Prado, Fabio Laguna, Michael Avon Oeming and Alecia Rodriquez!

Fans, ask your retailer for the OEMING BLACK AND WHITE INCENTIVE COVER!

SAVAGE TALES #3

DIAMOND ORDER CODE: MAY07 3343

Writer: LEAH MOORE, JOHn REPPION, CHRIS GAGE, LUKE LIEBERMAN, MIKE RAICHT, MICHAEL AVON OEMING

Penciller: PABLO MARCOS, JOYCE CHIN, FABIANO NEVES, PERE PEREZ

Colorist: Various

Covers: STJEPAN SEJIC (shown here) and RICHARD ISANOVE

Genre: Sword and Sorcery/Fantasy

Rating: Teen+

Dynamite continues its all new series featuring the most savage stories that comic creators have ever told!

Issue #3 features the debut of a special Red Sonja short story from Chris (World War Hulk: X-Men, Law and Order: SVU) Gage and artist Joyce Chin! Savage Tales #3 also features:

* Battle for Atlantis Conclusion from writers Leah Moore and John Reppion with artists Pablo Marcos and Stjepan Sejic: The world around the Atlanteans is changing and growing ever more savage and brutal, can the majestic state find its way in this harsh new world?

* The Hunter Conclusion -- from the pages of Red Sonja -- from writers Luke Lieberman and Michael Avon Oeming with artist Fabiano Neves: The Hunter finds a new ally in his quest to avenge the death of his master - the Borat Na-Fori -- and seek the ultimate revenge on Kulan Gath!

* The Elder Things Conclusion by Mike (Marvel's ZOMBIE) Raict and artist Pere Perez: Continuing the tale of the stranded Cthulhu as a desperate band of islanders attempts to stave off his ever-growing madness!

Savage Tales will ship to comic shops 6 times a year, with each issue featuring a new cast of characters, stories and creators!

Covers from Richard (Stephen King's Dark Tower) Isanove and Stjepan (Darkness, Red Sonja) Sejic!

Fans, ask your retailer for the VIRGIN SEJIC INCENTIVE COVER!

TERMINATOR 2: INFINITY #2

DIAMOND ORDER CODE: MAY07 3346

Writer: SIMON FURMAN

Penciller: NIGEL RAYNOR

Covers: PAT LEE, STJEPAN SEJIC; AND NIGEL RAYNOR (shown here)

Genre: Science Fiction

Rating: Teen +

Things heat up at the T-Infinity continues on its quest to cleanse the timeline and start fresh on its quest to rid the world of the human race! Meanwhile, John Connor and his new T-800 "friend" Uncle Bob, begin to assemble the rag-tag survivor's into an army of resistors - but if the human's find out Bob's a Terminator, things are going to go from bad to worse!

Dynamite's all new T2 comics are again brought to you by the first and last name of all things robotic - writer Simon Furman along with artist Nigel (BATTLESTAR Galactica) Raynor and cover artist Nigel Raynor, Stjepan (Darkness, Savage Tales) Sejic and Pat Lee!

Fans, ask your retailer for the VIRGIN SEJIC INCENTIVE COVER!

 
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