CrossGen Comics Solicitations for product shipping November, 2003

Tue, August 26th, 2003 at 12:00am PDT

Comic Books
Jonah Weiland, Executive Producer/Publisher

CrossGen Comics has provided CBR News with covers and solicit information for product shipping November, 2003.

BRATH #10
Chuck Dixon (w), Andrea Di Vito (p),


Roland Paris (i), Rob Schwager (c)


It's all-out action when Brath fights on in the gladiator arena! The crowd may love him, but the Emperor wants the Man-Killer dead! Blood stains the sands as the Hammer of Ure stands alone against man and beast in history's most deadly circus!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 26 $2.95

CHIMERA Vol. 1
Ron Marz (w), Brandon Peterson (w, p, i & c)


Collecting the white-hot sci-fi saga sporting digitally painted art by Brandon Peterson! A vast intergalactic empire seeks immortality, and they'll stop at nothing - including destruction on a planetary scale - to achieve it! One "normal" woman in a remote mining colony holds the key, but the genetic structure that makes Sara a target also make her a living weapon! Reprinting all four mind-blowing issues-plus bonus material like sketchbook art and 3D models-into one handy volume!


160 pgs, full color, standard-size graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 5 $15.95

THE FIRST #37
Barbara Kesel (w), Andy Smith (p),


Brad Vancata (i), Morry Hollowell (c)


Senses-shattering series finale! At long last, Atwaal returns-and the first of the First will change Elysia and its mighty inhabitants forever! Be there as plot lines collide and the soaring saga-after three wild years-reaches its crescendo!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 5 $2.95

CRUX #32
Chuck Dixon (w), Sergio Cariello (p),


Rob Hunter (i), Laura Villari (c)


It's Atlantean vs. Atlantean…for the fate of Earth! The elder named Udates wants to bring order to the legendary city of Atlantis-but Capricia and Galvan stand in his way! Now, for the first time, see the full extent of their power as these uberbeings go to war…with each other!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 19 $2.95

CRUX Vol. 4: CHAOS REBORN
Chuck Dixon (w), Steve Epting (p)


Rick Magyar (i), Frank D'Armata (c)


A new collection! The human race has vanished without a trace! Awakened from a decades-long sleep, six powerful Atlanteans must solve the mystery-but will the legendary warrior known as Aristophanes bring their salvation…or their doom? Reprinting CRUX #19 - #24 in one volume!


160 pgs, full color, standard-size graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 19 $15.95

Also Available!


CRUX Vol. 1 STAR15770 $15.95


CRUX Vol. 2 STAR17053 $15.95


CRUX Vol. 3 STAR18488 $15.95

EL CAZADOR #3
Chuck Dixon (w), Steve Epting (p & i),


Frank D'Armata (c)


Introducing a major new player! Meet Redhand Harry, privateer and pirate hunter! He'll be Captain Sin's gravest challenge-if he can survive the French gallows! By order of the English crown, Harry hunts the ship known as El Cazador, but right now he's caught in the hangman's noose!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 5 $2.95

MYSTIC #42
Tony Bedard (w), Aaron Lopresti (p),


Matt Ryan (i), Wil Quintana (c)


Return of the Yeti! Giselle once again journeys to the prehistoric realm for a team-up with the wise and wooly Yeti! Together, they must destroy the arcane artifact that keeps magic from working in this lost land-but first they'll have to defeat the Snow Dragon that guards it!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 5 $2.95

NEGATION #24
Tony Bedard (w), Paul Pelletier (p),


Dave Meikis (i), Laura Martin (c)


It's yet another gut-wrenching twist in the NEGATION saga as our heroes must battle one of their own! Obregon Kaine and the fugitives take on Javi and his squad of Negation Sigil-Bearers-in a fight to the death! He's already died once, so what does Javi have to lose?


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 12 $2.95

MERIDIAN #42
Barbara Kesel (w), Greg Tocchini (p),


Ron Randall (i), Christina Strain (c)


Featuring guest-pencils by rising superstar Greg Tocchini! Deep within Sheristan, Sephie learns an important secret about the Sigils! Meanwhile, Ilahn makes powerful new friends from different worlds!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 26 $2.95

MERIDIAN TRAVELER Vol. 4: COMING HOME
Barbara Kesel (w), Steve McNiven (p)


Tom Simmons (i), Morry Hollowell (c)


A new portable & affordable collection! Pushed by the memory of Turos, Sephie battles her scheming uncle Ilahn-and someone's not walking away! Reprinting MERIDIAN #21 - #26 at a nice price!


160 pgs, full color, Traveler-size graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 26 $9.95

Also Available!


MERIDIAN TRAVELER Vol. 1 STAR18073 $9.95


MERIDIAN TRAVELER Vol. 2


APR032094 $9.95


MERIDIAN TRAVELER Vol. 3


JUL032090 $9.95

MERIDIAN Vol. 6: CHANGING COURSE
Barbara Kesel (w), Steve McNiven (p)


Tom Simmons (i), Morry Hollowell (c)


A new collection! Will Sephie, still growing into the role of a global guardian, find a new love-and is Jad really dead? Reprinting MERIDIAN #33 - #38!


160 pgs, full color, standard-size graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 12 $15.95

Also Available!


MERIDIAN Vol. 1 STAR13509 $19.95


MERIDIAN Vol. 2 STAR15156 $19.95


MERIDIAN Vol. 3 STAR16618 $15.95


MERIDIAN Vol. 4 STAR17144 $15.95


MERIDIAN Vol. 5 APR032112 $15.95

THE PATH #21
Ron Marz (w), Matthew Smith (p),


Mark Pennington (i), Michael Atiyeh (c)


Guest-starring Boon and Po Po from WAY OF THE RAT! The bumbling thief and his talking mentor monkey are here…to steal Obo-san's all-powerful Weapon of Heaven!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 26 $2.95

THE PATH TRAVELER Vol. 2: BLOOD ON SNOW
Ron Marz (w), Bart Sears (p),


Mark Pennington (i), Michael Atiyeh (c)


A new portable & affordable collection of the samurai saga! As merciless invaders advance across the countryside, Obo-san-the former monk who swore revenge upon the gods-must decide where his true loyalties lie! Reprinting THE PATH #7 - #12 at a nice price!


160 pgs, full color, Traveler-sized graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 26 $9.95

Also Available!


THE PATH TRAVELER Vol. 1 STAR18774 $9.95

ROUTE 666 #18
Tony Bedard (w), Jim Cheung (p),


Dean White (c)


Featuring guest-pencils by SCION's Jim Cheung! In a creepy coastal fishing village, a waterlogged horror awaits Cassie and Officer Cisco. Meanwhile, bearing down on them from behind is Tanner, the Adversary's ultimate hunter! So what will our psychic sweetie do when she's caught between a Devil and the deep blue sea?


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 19 $2.95

RUSE #26
Scott Beatty (w), Butch Guice (p),


Michael Perkins (i), Nick Bell (c)


Butch Guice returns-as Simon Archard and Emma Bishop attempt to take care of the Enigmatic Prism once and for all! Far from the bustling streets of Partington, our detective duo have retrieved the mysterious gem from its murderous minions-but are Simon and Emma in possession of the terrifying talisman…or possessed by it?!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 26 $2.95

SCION #42
Ian Edginton (w), Luke Ross (p),


John Dell (i), Jason Keith (c)


A member of Ethan's family dies…but whom? As the mighty kingdoms are pounded under the onslaught of the Tigris war machine, which Heron makes the ultimate sacrifice?


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 19 $2.95

SIGIL #42
Chuck Dixon (w), Dale Eaglesham (p),


Andrew Hennessy (i), Andrew Crossley (c)


A hate/hate relationship explodes in this all-action issue! Trapped on a Saurian world that's been conquered by the Negation, Loser and Vega face an even deadlier threat: each other!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 12 $2.95

SOJOURN #29
Ian Edginton (w), Greg Land (p),


Jay Leisten (i), Justin Ponsor (c)


Gareth hits the jackpot! Washed ashore on another strange island, our intrepid trio finds themselves surrounded-by hot-blooded heartbreakers! The object of their desire: a certain one-eyed archer. Gee, some guys have all the luck!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 12 $2.95

SOJOURN TRAVELER Vol. 2: THE DRAGON'S TALE
Ron Marz (w), Greg Land (p),


Jay Leisten (i), Justin Ponsor (c)


Another new portable & affordable collection! On the hunt for a piece of the weapon that will bring down the malevolent Mordath, the avenging archers Arwyn and Gareth dare a dragon's rage! Reprinting SOJOURN #7 - #12 for a nice price!


160 pgs, full color, Traveler-sized graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 5 $9.95

Also Available!


SOJOURN TRAVELER Vol. 1 STAR18946 $9.95

SOLUS #9
Barbara Kesel (w), Leonard Kirk (p),


Andrew Pepoy (i), Larry Molinar (c)


Hunting for her identity, Andra finally meets Danik! And when two superpowers collide, the truth emerges! Featuring art by JSA's Leonard Kirk!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 19 $2.95

SOLUS Vol. 1: GENESIS
Barbara Kesel (w), George Prez (p),


Rick Magyar (i), Larry Molinar (c)


A new collection showcasing the art of George Prez! Andra Radiant is trying to put the pieces of her life back together-trouble is, they're located on different planets! From barbarian to sci-fi fighter, the enigmatic Andra changes identities as she tours the wild worlds of the CrossGen Universe! Reprinting SOLUS #1 - #6!


160 pgs, full color, standard-sized graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 12 $15.95

WAY OF THE RAT #19
Chuck Dixon (w), Wil Rosado (p),


Andrew Hennessy (i), Chris Garcia (c)


A new adventure begins as Silken Ghost strikes! Judge X'ain seeks to gain power over the cursed city of Zhumar, and even the grave won't stop him! Meanwhile, is there a future for Boon and Tei Su? Po Po has a few opinions on that!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 5 $2.95

WAY OF THE RAT TRAVELER Vol. 1: THE WALLS OF ZHUMAR
Chuck Dixon (w), Jeff Johnson (p),


Tom Ryder (i), Chris Garcia (c)


A new portable & affordable collection! The bumbling Boon Sai Hong merely wishes to stay a thief, but destiny-and a talking monkey named Po Po-know he can be a hero! Reprinting WAY OF THE RAT #1 - #6 for a nice price!


160 pgs, full color, Traveler-sized graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 19 $9.95

CODE 6 TITLES:

THE CROSSOVERS #11
Robert Rodi (w), Joe Staton (p),


Ernie Colon (i), Mark McNabb (c)


On a quest to find a home for GargantuJuan, The Crossovers travel to the most unexpected destination of all! Plus: can Cliff keep Archetyke from joining the alien conspiracy?


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 19 $2.95

BRIAN PULIDO'S LADY DEATH: A MEDIEVAL TALE #10
Brian Pulido (w), Ivan Reis (p),


Marc Campos (i), Chris Blythe (c)


Lady Death and Wolf are lost in the borderlands-and at the mercy of cannibalistic flesh merchants! Meanwhile, the newly crowned Thorm prepares the Eldritch for war on the human kingdoms!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 12 $2.95

LADY DEATH Vol. 1
Brian Pulido (w), Ivan Reis (p),


Marc Campos (i), Chris Blythe (c)


A new portable & affordable collection! Into the darkness of a medieval world comes a ghost-haired woman bearing the sword of vengeance! She is Lady Death, half-human, half-Eldritch-and hunted by both races! Her first issue sold out, but now you can read her first acclaimed story-arc as we reprint LADY DEATH #1 - #6 at a nice price!


192 pgs, full color, Traveler-sized graphic novel,


on sale Nov. 12 $9.95

CGE TITLES:

MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE: HE-MAN & THE RISE OF THE SNAKE MEN #2 (of 3)
Val Staples (w), Sanford Green (p & i),


Tony Washington (c)


Inspired by the new show on Cartoon Network! He-Man and his allies rush to Snake Mountain to stop the Snake Men's encroaching evil, but Skeletor has other plans for the Master of the Universe! Now the question is, who will Zodak aid in this desperate battle?


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 19 $2.95


Note: Not available outside the U.S. and Canada.

HE-MAN & THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE: THE POWER OF FEAR
Val Staples (w), Emiliano Santalucia &


Enza Fontana (p & i), Val Staples (c)


A special issue specifically created for the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation! What happens when your worst nightmares become reality? For He-Man and the Masters, their world turns upside down when a new face of evil brings their greatest fears to life! Plus: offered for the first time to the Direct Market, the 12-page ultra-rare 2002 Dream Halloween story "Hope"! Note: All proceeds from this comic will be donated to the CAAF!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 5 $2.95


Note: Not available outside the U.S. and Canada.

SNAKE MEN and MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE™ and associated trademarks designated by ™ are U.S. trademarks of Mattel, Inc. 2003 Mattel, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

ROB ZOMBIE'S SPOOK SHOW INTERNATIONAL #2 (of 5)
Rob Zombie (w),


Gene Colan, Kieron Dwyer, Will Conrad (p, i & c)


Cover by Tommy Lee Edwards


Music superstar Rob Zombie pens three tales of horror, comedy and suspense! First, freed from his eternal slumber, the Evil Zombie unleashes his wrath on all who cross his path! Then, Baby-the uber-girl from House of 1,000 Corpses travels down the Highway to Hell! Finally, jet-setting super-spy El SuperBeasto is hot on the trail of his main squeeze's kidnappers-and not even Valet Parking can stop him!


Warning: For Mature Readers Only!


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 26 $2.95

ROB ZOMBIE SPOOK SHOW INTERNATIONAL™ and associated trademarks designated by ™ are U.S. trademarks of Rob Zombie 2003. All Rights Reserved.

TALES OF THE REALM #2 (of 6)
Robert Kirkman (w), Matt Tyree (p & i),


Mike Garcia (c)


Fantasy meets reality! With their sights set on landing glamorous movie careers, our heroic trio ditch their TV gigs and set out to rescue kidnapped director Kyle Stifotel and take Hollywood by storm! Question is, can Thomas, James and Amy pull off a real heroic quest?


32 pgs, full color, on sale Nov. 5 $2.95

TALES OF THE REALM™ and associated trademarks designated by ™ are U.S. trademarks of and. 2003 Matt Tyree and MVCreations. All Rights Reserved.

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