Image Comics On Sale April 2, 2008

Fri, March 28th, 2008 at 12:00am PDT

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Image Comics has provided CBR News with advance looks at new comics on sale next week - April 2, 2008 - including "Frank Frazetta's Dark Kingdom, Part One," "Cemetery Blues" #3, "New World Order" #3, "The Overman" #5 and an exclusive preview of "Dead Space" #2 by Antony Johnston and Ben Templesmith.

When you're through checking out these exiting previews, be sure to visit CBR's Image Comics forum to discuss these titles with fellow readers.

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DEAD SPACE #2 (of 6) - CBR Exclusive

story ANTONY JOHNSTON

art & cover BEN TEMPLESMITH

Real Space. Real Terror.

Continuing the prequel horror series to Electronic Arts' upcoming survival horror game of the same name, illustrated by top-tier talent BEN TEMPLESMITH (30 Days of Night) and written by ANTONY JOHNSTON (Wasteland)! Set on a restricted and illegal barren planet in a distant solar system, DEAD SPACE tells the disturbing tale of a deep space mining colony that unknowingly unleashes an ancient and vicious alien life form from the storm ravaged rock!

FRANK FRAZETTA'S DARK KINGDOM, PART ONE

story MARK KIDWELL

art TIM VIGIL

covers FRANK FRAZETTA, TIM VIGIL & NAT JONES

The Frazetta tradition of epic dark fantasy continues as the masterpiece DARK KINGDOM roars to life from canvas to the comics page. From amid the clash of steel and decks stained red comes legendary sea raider RED MORDEN, battling his way through an ocean of horror to save the family he holds dear. For love and vengeance, he will face his greatest fears, both real and imagined as he stands alone against a kingdom of darkness.

Fantasy/horror in the classic style of the FRANK FRAZETTA'S DEATH DEALER series, written by MARK KIDWELL ('68, BUMP), lavishly illustrated by comics legend TIM VIGIL (FAUST, GOTHIC NIGHTS) and colored by JAY FOTOS ('68, DEATH DEALER), DARK KINGDOM features alternate covers by TIM VIGIL and NAT JONES (DEATH DEALER, SPAWN).

RETAILER WARNING: MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES

CEMETERY BLUES #3 (OF 3)
story RYAN RUBIO, art THOMAS BOATWRIGHT, cover DAVID HARTMAN

32 PAGES, FC, $3.50

"THE HAUNTING OF HERNESBURG," Conclusion

The thrilling conclusion is here! The evil Orlok has unleashed the Huntsman! Are Ridley and Falstaff up to the task of vanquishing this seemingly invincible foe, or would they rather just drown their sorrows in the pub? The answer probably won't surprise you.

NEW WORLD ORDER #3
story GUSTAVO HIGUERA, art MANSYUR DARMAN, cover JUAN FERREYR

32 PAGES, FC, $3.50

"TRAGEDY & HOPE"

A plot to kill the Queen of England! A daring escape from Guantanamo Bay! And the secret of the Money Masters' manipulation and control over every person on the planet!

The thinking man's comic concludes in epic fashion…and no conspiracy theory is left unturned!

THE OVERMAN #5 (OF 5)

story SCOTT REED, art & cover SHANE WHITE

32 PAGES, FC, $3.50

The Overman is born.

Nathan and Annita must stop Omakon's apocalyptic plot to join Mankind with an enslaved alien bio-mechanical species. The end of the future unfolds in this jaw dropping, galaxy-spanning finale.

 
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