"Real Heroes," "Starlight" & "Sovereign" Debut in Image Comics' March 2014 Solicitations

Thu, December 12th, 2013 at 7:32am PST | Updated: December 12th, 2013 at 7:45am

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CBR News Team, Editor

Image Comics has released solicitation information and images for new books and products shipping in March 2014. When you're through checking out these solicitations for new Image releases, be sure to visit CBR's Image Comics forum to discuss these titles and products with fellow readers and fans.

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REAL HEROES #1
story / art / cover A BRYAN HITCH
cover B FRANK CHO
cover C DAVID FINCH
cover D TRAVIS CHAREST
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $3.99
They are the six most famous actors in the world and together they play The Olympians, the biggest superhero movie franchise in history. Would you ask them to save the world? They may be our only hope...

SOVEREIGN #1
story CHRIS ROBERSON
art / cover PAUL MAYBURY
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
An epic fantasy in the tradition of Game of Thrones, SOVEREIGN is set in a world which once knew gods, demons, and magic, and to which all three are returning. New York Times bestselling author CHRIS ROBERSON (Edison Rex, iZombie) joins artist PAUL MAYBURY (POPGUN, Catalyst Comix) to tell the story of masked undertakers facing the undead with swords, of civil wars and cultures in collision, of ancient threats emerging from the ashes of history to menace the future...

STARLIGHT #1
story MARK MILLAR
art / variant cover GORAN PARLOV
cover A JOHN CASSADAY
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Forty years ago, Duke McQueen was the space hero who saved the universe. But then he came back home, got married, had kids, and grew old. Now his children have left and his wife has passed away, leaving him alone with nothing except his memories...until a call comes from a distant world asking him back for his final and greatest adventure. This issue launches the much-anticipated Millarworld Universe. Get in on the start of something MASSIVE!

NOAH HC
story DARREN ARONOFSKY & ARI HANDEL
art NIKO HENRICHON
MARCH 19 / 256 PAGES / FC / M / $29.99
From acclaimed filmmaker DARREN ARONOFSKY (Black Swan, The Wrestler) and artist NIKO HENRICHON (Pride of Baghdad), NOAH is a fresh take on the biblical epic for the 21st Century. A fantastical world is about to be destroyed and one man is chosen to start a new one. As wicked forces try to take his Ark, Noah must hold his family together while they watch the annihilation of all they know. Infusing the Book of Genesis with fantasy and science fiction, NOAH both reinvents the elements of the Flood story everyone knows and simultaneously takes the reader beyond them and into the unexpected.

THE DARKNESS: VICIOUS TRADITIONS (one-shot)
story ALES KOT
art DEAN ORMSTON
cover DALE KEOWN
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $3.99
ALES KOT (ZERO, WILD CHILDREN) joins DEAN ORMSTON (Judge Dredd, Predator, Books of Magick) to deliver this special TALES OF THE DARKNESS one-shot! The Roman Empire is on the edge of collapse. A part of its army is stranded deep within the Visigoth territory. The barbarian leader wakes up in a mass grave. He should be dead; yet he is not.

TALES OF HONOR #1
story MATT HAWKINS
art / cover A JUNG-GEUN YOON
cover B STJEPAN SEJIC
cover C RAHSAN EKEDAL
cover D PATRICK TATAPOLOUS
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
THE HONORVERSE EXPANDS TO COMICS!
Based on the bestselling military science-fiction novels by David Weber, this original comic book series introduces spaceship captain Honor Harrington on the eve of her execution. From prison, Honor relays her epic adventures, starting with a command outpost to a hellish backwater star system that ends up being the linchpin of an interstellar crisis that will bring war to her home planet. This series is part of a new multi-platform story world that includes a mobile game app to be released with the first issue and a feature film currently in development.

SKULLKICKERS #25
story JIM ZUB
art EDWIN HUANG & MISTY COATS
cover JAMES GHIO
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T / $3.50
"A DOZEN COUSINS AND A CRUMPLED CROWN," Part One
Weep no more. SKULLKICKERS is back with another head-crushing story arc to fill the fantasy fun void in your life.
The dwarf has been forcibly returned to his homeland and the deranged diminutive denizens of Dwayre will make sure it's a homecoming like no other.

THINK TANK: FUN WITH PTSD #1
story MATT HAWKINS
art / cover RAHSAN EKEDAL
MARCH 26 / 48 PAGES / BW / T+ / $4.99
SPECIAL OVERSIZED ISSUE!
Dr. David Loren tries to help a SEAL team member overcome his PTSD in a story that will make you laugh and cry. Plus Zero G dogs!

CBLDF PRESENTS: LIBERTY HC
story JASON AARON, ED BRUBAKER, GARTH ENNIS, NEIL GAIMAN, JONATHAN HICKMAN, GEOFF JOHNS, ROBERT KIRKMAN, MARK MILLAR, GAIL SIMONE, & MANY MORE!
art CHARLIE ADLARD, JOHN CASSADAY, DAVE GIBBONS, JIM LEE, FRANK MILLER, SEAN PHILLIPS, FRANK QUITELY, JILL THOMPSON, BEN TEMPLESMITH, & MANY MORE!
MARCH 26 / 216 PAGES / FC / M / $24.99
Collects LIBERTY ANNUAL 2008-2012
COMICS' GREATEST CREATORS UNITE TO PROTECT THE FREEDOM TO READ!
Celebrate creative freedom with the industry's top talents in LIBERTY, a collection benefiting the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund! This deluxe edition collects LIBERTY ANNUAL 2008-2012, with additional material not seen anywhere else and a stunning new cover by PAUL POPE! LIBERTY includes rare work, including a THE WALKING DEAD tale by ROBERT KIRKMAN & CHARLIE ADLARD, 100 Words by NEIL GAIMAN & JIM LEE, Criminal by ED BRUBAKER & SEAN PHILLIPS, The Boys by GARTH ENNIS & DARICK ROBERTSON, plus stories from GEOFF JOHNS, MARK MILLAR, JH WILLIAMS III, TERRY MOORE, HOWARD CHAYKIN, JASON AARON, BRIAN WOOD, STUART & KATHRYN IMMONEN, MIKE ALLRED, DARWYN COOKE, PAUL POPE, and dozens more! LIBERTY also includes incredible illustrations from FRANK MILLER, JEFF SMITH, TIM SALE, JOHN ROMITA JR., MIKE MIGNOLA, and many more! All proceeds from this collection benefit the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's work protecting the freedom to read!

CHEW, VOL. 8: FAMILY RECIPES TP
story JOHN LAYMAN
art / cover ROB GUILLORY
MARCH 12 / 128 PAGES / FC / M / $12.99
Collects CHEW #36-40
Anthony and Antonelle Chu are fraternal twins. Tony and Toni. Each with their own extraordinary, albeit diametrically opposed, ability. Tony is Cibopathic, able to get psychic sensations of the past of anything he bites into or ingests. Toni is Cibovoyant, able to flash onto a vision of the future of any living thing she bit into or ingested.
Tony is alive. Toni is dead. Toni has been murdered. Tony has vowed to catch her killer. Toni is going to help.
Presenting a new storyline of the New York Times Bestselling, Harvey and multiple Eisner Award-winning series about cops, crooks, cooks, cannibals, and clairvoyants.

CLONE, VOL. 3 TP
story DAVID SCHULNER, AARON GINSBURG & WADE MCINTYRE
art / cover JUAN JOSE RYP & ANDY TROY
MARCH 12 / 120 PAGES / FC / T+ / $12.99
Collects CLONE #11-15
When clones are declared enemies of the state, Luke Taylor must lead his brothers to safety. But a homegrown coalition is taking anti-clone policy into their own hands.

CRAWL SPACE OMNIBUS HC
story RICK REMENDER
art KIERON DWYER, FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA, TONY MOORE, & SALGOOD SAM
cover KIERON DWYER & TONY MOORE
MARCH 12 / 616 PAGES / FC / M / $49.99
Collects NIGHT MARY, XXXOMBIES, SORROW, CREATURES, & SEA OF RED 8x12, OVERSIZED HC
Collecting all of writer RICK REMENDER's horror work in one oversized hardcover, stunningly illustrated in ghoulishly grindhouse dread by horror superstars KIERON DWYER, FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA, TONY MOORE, SALGOOD SAM, and PAUL HARMON.

THE END TIMES OF BRAM & BEN TP
story JAMES ASMUS & JIM FESTANTE
art / cover REM BROO
MARCH 5 / 120 PAGES / FC / M / $12.99
The cult-hit, Manning Award-nominated miniseries gets collected with bonus content! When the Biblical apocalypse starts, charming bastard Bram Carlson is raptured into Heaven in a "clerical error." After he’s sent back to Earth, Bram decides to cash in the end of the world for all it’s worth! But can his anxious roommate Ben save his friend from himself—and the mounting forces of Armageddon? Check out the book the Onion’s AVClub called "hilarious" and IGN called "an amazing series!

FATALE: DELUXE EDITION, VOL. 1 HC
story ED BRUBAKER
art / cover SEAN PHILLIPS
MARCH 5 / 288 PAGES / FC / M / $39.99
Collects FATALE #1-10
The best-selling, award-winning team of ED BRUBAKER and SEAN PHILLIPS finally bring their hit book FATALE to the gorgeous Deluxe format they helped pioneer.
Josephine is cursed, and in a series that darkly blends American crime noir with unnamed Lovecraftian horrors, we follow her from 1950s San Francisco, where crooked cops hide deeper evils, to mid-'70s L.A., where burnt-out actors and ex-cult groupies are caught in a web around a satanic snuff film...and in the middle of it all is Josephine, with a power to die or kill for.
This beautiful oversized edition contains all the extras that BRUBAKER and PHILLIPS fans have come to expect from their deluxe hardbacks, including behind-the-scenes art and stories, sketches and layouts, back page illustrations, and several of Jess Nevins' historical essays, as well.

ATOMIC HEART AND OTHER STORIES OGN
story / art / cover SIMON ROY
MARCH 26 / 112 PAGES / BW / M / $14.99
From the mind of Simon Roy, co-writer and artist of the Eisner Award-nominated series PROPHET, comes a collection of tales that span time, space, and species.

MONSTERS & TITANS: BATTLING BOY ON TOUR TP
art / cover PAUL POPE

MARCH 5 / 96 PAGES / FC / T / $24.99
9x12
PAUL POPE's new graphic novel Battling Boy debuted at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list, and the original art is now the focus of a series of traveling art exhibits in the United States and Europe. Image Comics presents POPE's large, lush, brushy original drawings, represented here in detail, photographed from the actual art boards, with minimal editorial interference or digital editing. This is a wide sampling from the various touring exhibits, featuring the art in its original format, with text in English, French, and Italian. The book focuses on the subtleties of the drawings in process, replicating the experience of seeing the art in person. 63 originals from Battling Boy are showcased, along with detailed close-ups of the pages. A critical essay by CHARLES BROWNSTEIN, executive director of CBLDF, is included. POPE himself contributes an essay on the influences behind Battling Boy, as well as his process and technique. This is a must for any POPE fan, student, fellow artist, or fan of the medium. MONSTERS & TITANS is a celebration of the original art from one of the most critically-acclaimed American cartoonists of our time.

MORNING GLORIES, VOL. 7 TP
story NICK SPENCER
art JOE EISMA
cover RODIN ESQUEJO
MARCH 12 / 120 PAGES / FC / T+ / $14.99
Collects MORNING GLORIES #35-38
The Truants are back in class, and that means new mysteries abound! And whatever happened to Abraham? The answer to that question and more as Season Two races on! Collects the suspense-filled arc "Honors."

RAT QUEENS, VOL. 1: SASS AND SORCERY TP
story KURTIS J. WIEBE
art ROC UPCHURCH
cover FIONA STAPLES
MARCH 19 / 128 PAGES / FC / M / $9.99
Collects RAT QUEENS #1-5
Who are the Rat Queens? A pack of booze-guzzling, death-dealing battle maidens-for-hire, and they’re in the business of killing all god’s creatures for profit. It’s also a darkly comedic sass-and-sorcery series starring Hannah the Rockabilly Elven Mage, Violet the Hipster Dwarven Fighter, Dee the Atheist Human Cleric and Betty the Hippy Smidgen Thief. This modern spin on an old school genre is a violent monster-killing epic that is like Buffy meets Tank Girl in a Lord of the Rings world on crack!
Collecting the first five issues of the sold out hit series at the special introductory price of $9.99!

SAGA, VOL. 3 TP
story BRIAN K. VAUGHAN
art / cover FIONA STAPLES
MARCH 19 / 144 PAGES / FC / M / $14.99
Collects SAGA #13-18
The Eisner, Harvey, and Hugo Award-winning phenomenon continues, as new parents Marko and Alana travel to an alien world to visit their hero, while the family's pursuers finally close in on their targets.

SECRET, VOL. 1: NEVER GET CAUGHT TP
story JONATHAN HICKMAN
art RYAN BODENHEIM
MARCH 19 / 200 PAGES / FC / T+ / $16.99
Collects SECRET #1-7
Collecting the acclaimed series by JONATHAN HICKMAN and RYAN BODENHEIM, SECRET tells the story of old spies losing their way in the new world of surveillance, globalization, and privatization.

SEX CRIMINALS, VOL. 1 TP
story MATT FRACTION
art / cover CHIP ZDARSKY
MARCH 12 / 136 PAGES / FC / M / $9.99
Collects SEX CRIMINALS #1-5
SPECIAL LOW INTRODUCTORY PRICE!
Suzie’s just a regular gal with an irregular gift: when she has sex, she stops time. One day she meets Jon and it turns out he has the same ability. And sooner or later they get around to using their gifts to do what we’d ALL do: rob a couple banks. A bawdy and brazen sex comedy for comics begins here!

THE WALKING DEAD, VOL. 20: ALL OUT WAR, PART ONE TP
story ROBERT KIRKMAN
art / cover CHARLIE ADLARD, STEFANO GAUDIANO & CLIFF RATHBURN
MARCH 5 / 136 PAGES / BW / M / $14.99
Collects THE WALKING DEAD #115-120
The biggest storyline in THE WALKING DEAD history starts here. It’s Rick versus Negan, with a little help from everyone else!

THE WALKING DEAD, VOL. 3 SPANISH LANGUAGE EDITION TP
story ROBERT KIRKMAN
art CHARLIE ADLARD & CLIFF RATHBURN
cover TONY MOORE
MARCH 26 / 136 PAGES / BW / M/ $14.99
Collects THE WALKING DEAD #13-18
Available for the first time in the United States, the third volume of THE WALKING DEAD saga is presented in Spanish.

ALEX + ADA #5
story JONATHAN LUNA & SARAH VAUGHN
art / cover JONATHAN LUNA
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
Ada will never be the same again.

APHRODITE IX #10
story MATT HAWKINS
art STJEPAN SEJIC
cover A STJEPAN SEJIC
cover B LINDA SEJIC
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
CONCLUSION TO THE SECOND ARC OF THE ONGOING SERIES!
Aphrodite IX finally gets some vengeance. Heads will roll.

APOCALYPSE AL #2 (of 4)
story J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI
art / cover A SID KOTIAN & BILL FARMER
cover B FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA
MARCH 5 / 36 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
You know your day is off to a crummy start when Ultimate Darkness gives you an up-close-and-personal tour of their planned Apocalypse. Then, when the screaming stops, you still have the techno-wizard who has his eyes on your bra and the keys to the Cybervoid, not to mention killer viruses, guilt-inducing apparitions from the afterlife, and a dozen three-inch-tall, machine gun-toting imps determined to blow you and your car into the next world. That's just the start of the day for Allison Carter in her desperate attempt to prevent the End of the World. Step up for one of the funniest and most surreal detective stories ever printed about someone named Al.

BLACK SCIENCE #5
story RICK REMENDER
art / cover MATTEO SCALERA & DEAN WHITE
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.50
Grant discovers the truth about the Pillar’s sabotage, tearing his team apart just as they are launched into a dimension of mad gravity and violent monkey ghosts! How do you survive insanity when you can’t trust anyone around you?

THE BOUNCE #11
story JOE CASEY
art / cover DAVID MESSINA
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
SO MUCH STUFF CRAMMED INTO THIS ISSUE, YOU WON'T BELIEVE IT!
You've had questions? We've got answers! The Darling is ready to show his hand! And the Bounce is ready to break on through to the other side! Try to run! Try to hide! But whatever you do, DON'T MISS IT!

BURN THE ORPHANAGE: BORN TO LOSE #3 (OF 3)
story DANIEL FREEDMAN & SINA GRACE
art / cover A SINA GRACE
cover B TOMM COKER
MARCH 5 / 48 PAGES / FC / M / $4.99
Rock is in his biggest pickle yet! Taken captive on an alien world, his only chance is to fight and try to find a way back home! This may be it for our street hero. MEANWHILE: Bear and Lex go out for dinner.

CYBER FORCE #11
story MARC SILVESTRI
art / cover A MARCO TURINI
cover B retailer variant MARC SILVESTRI
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
The third arc kicks off with the team’s realization that CDI is a necessary evil to keep even worse things at bay.

DEAD BODY ROAD #4
story JUSTIN JORDAN
art / cover MATTEO SCALERA & MORENO DINISIO
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Gage has taken one of his wife’s murderers captive in the back of his van. In pursuit is a fleet of bikers and other murderous bastards. Are you ready for an interrogation at 100 MPH?!

DEADLY CLASS #3
story RICK REMENDER
art / cover WESLEY CRAIG & LEE LOUGHRIDGE
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.50
Tasked with their first assassination mission, Marcus and Willie roam the sad and lonely streets of San Francisco in the dead of night, stalked by a shadow from Marcus’s mysterious past.

DRUMHELLAR #5
story RILEY ROSSMO & ALEX LINK
art / cover RILEY ROSSMO
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.50
Our first story arc ends as psychedelic detective Drum Hellar leads a wild ghostly dinosaur cattle drive into the badlands, and a stunning diabolical revelation leaves him wondering just who—or what—he is!

EAST OF WEST #11
story JONATHAN HICKMAN
art / cover NICK DRAGOTTA
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $3.50
"THE NATION, XIAOLIAN"
The Bride of Death makes her first moves in the great game of Nations. The Chosen begin to splinter.

EGOs #3
story STUART MOORE
art / cover GUS STORMS
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
The first storyline concludes! The all-new EGOs unite to take down Masse, who’s about to devour four inhabited planets. At stake: eight billion lives, the team itself, and oh yeah: their leader’s marriage. Whether you're a True Believer or a Godless Communist, you must read "The Tadpole and the Sword!

ELEPHANTMEN #57
story MARIAN CHURCHLAND & RICHARD STARKINGS
art MARLEY ZARCONE
cover BOO COOK
MARCH 26 / 36 PAGES / FC / M / $3.99
Marian Churchland returns to ELEPHANTMEN to tell the story of AGATHE, the girl who wanted to be Yvette.

FIVE GHOSTS #11
story FRANK J. BARBIERE
art / cover CHRIS MOONEYHAM
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
"LOST COASTLINES," Part Five
What horrors await on The Island of Dreams? Find out in the penultimate chapter of "Lost Coastlines!

FIVE WEAPONS #8
story / art / cover JIMMIE ROBINSON
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T / $3.50
"BACK TO CLASS," Part Three
Enrique hits bottom. He’s facing expulsion and the loss of his girlfriend, but he’s not defeated. As Tyler gloats over his victory, Enrique finds new hope from an unexpected friend when Principal O returns!

THE FUSE #2
story ANTONY JOHNSTON
art / cover JUSTIN GREENWOOD
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.50
"THE RUSSIA SHIFT," Part Two
Two dead cablers. Two MCPD murder police. One of them is an FGU. One vic leads to Midway City Hall. The other leads into the cables of SOLAR 1. The LT is furious. I-SEEC won’t help them. But the ME can.
"Someone want to run all that by me again? In English?"

GHOSTED #8
story JOSHUA WILLIAMSON
art DAVIDE GIANFELICE & MIROSLAV MRVA
cover MATTEO SCALERA
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
In the jungles of Mexico, the Brotherhood of the Closed Books ply their supernatural trade...and give Jackson T. Winters and his associates very real reasons to be afraid of the dark.

GREAT PACIFIC #14
story JOE HARRIS
art / cover A MARTÍN MORAZZO
cover B ADAM POLLINA
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
"DOPED"
New Texas has attracted pioneers, homesteaders, and hard-working laborers, all toiling to transform the plastic wasteland into the paradise of Chas Worthington’s dreams. But when a new, powerful drug derived from the terraforming processes threatens productivity, Chas has to make some tough decisions.
Special "Trippy" variant cover by ADAM POLLINA!

INVINCIBLE #110
story ROBERT KIRKMAN
art / cover RYAN OTTLEY & JOHN RAUCH
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
All good things must come to an end.

INVINCIBLE UNIVERSE #11
story PHIL HESTER
art / cover TODD NAUCK & GABE ELTAEB
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
Every active Guardian has been called into action to stop King Lizard’s planetary takeover! Next issue, will we have to re-title this book LIZARD LEAGUE UNIVERSE?!

JUPITER’S LEGACY #5
story MARK MILLAR
art / cover A FRANK QUITELY
cover B BRYAN HITCH
cover C DUNCAN FEGREDO
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Meet BARNABAS WOLFE – a former supervillain with Sherlock Holmesian instincts who hunts heroes for the U.S. government. While Brandon and Uncle Walter struggle with their utopian vision for America, Chloe and family live under the radar in Australia. But their peaceful lives are about to explode when the authorities find suspicious super-activity down under and send their number one weapon to investigate. The generation gap is about to reach the next level as MILLAR and QUITELY bring their epic to a head!

KRAMPUS! #4
story BRIAN JOINES
art / cover DEAN KOTZ
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
The traitor stands revealed! With his identity exposed, the mole within the Secret Society of Santa Clauses launches his master plan. Only the Krampus stands ready to oppose him, but an offer of freedom from the Santas' reign may trigger the start of a sinister partnership.

LAZARUS #9
story GREG RUCKA
art / cover MICHAEL LARK
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
"LIFT," Part Five
The critically-acclaimed series reaches the conclusion of its second arc, as Lift Selection begins in Denver, with hundreds of thousands of Waste from all over the Carlyle Domain desperate for a chance at a better life.
Amongst them: the Barret Family reach for their last hope, the Resistance seeks to strike a blow, and Forever must find a needle in a haystack.

MANIFEST DESTINY #5
story CHRIS DINGESS
art / cover MATTHEW ROBERTS & OWEN GIENI
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
Trapped in the wilderness, supplies and ammo dwindling, Lewis and Clark’s expedition appears doomed to failure. And that’s before their infected men begin to turn...

THE MERCENARY SEA #2
story KEL SYMONS
art / cover MATHEW REYNOLDS
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
"RED SAILS AT SUNSET"
When the Venture is damaged in a trap laid by the Chinese admiral after Captain Jack Harper's head, he's forced to take the job offered by the mysterious American agent, Mr. Taylor, to rescue a British spy trapped behind enemy lines.

MIND THE GAP #19
story JIM McCANN
art SAMI BASRI
cover A RODIN ESQUEJO
cover B JENNY FRISON
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
ACT II: EXPOSED, Part 2!
You can only play both sides for so long before you get burned—in this conspiracy, that goes for many players! And will one person’s decision to switch sides change the fate of Elle, her friends, and the entire Jairus Project? (Answer: Signs point to "yes.")

MINIMUM WAGE #3
story BOB FINGERMAN
art / cover BOB FINGERMAN
MARCH 12 / 24 PAGES / BW / M / $3.50
Rob and May reach an unforeseen milestone in their relationship, but that’s nothing compared to his chance encounter with the eccentric co-star of one of his favorite childhood TV shows. Uncomfortable hugs, inappropriate cabbies, obese Klingons, and really creepy puppets flesh out the third issue of BOB FINGERMAN’s so-real-it-hurts series.

MORNING GLORIES #39
story NICK SPENCER
art JOE EISMA
cover RODIN ESQUEJO
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / RATING M / $3.50
"Leadership."

ONE-HIT WONDER #2 (of 5)
story FABRICE SAPOLSKY
art / cover ARIEL OLIVETTI
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $3.50
"I kill therefore, I am." After the explosive debut of actor-turned-hitman Richie Reese, it's time for the prequel: "Episode One: The Childhood Menace." It's the birth of a killer on an epic scale!

PETER PANZERFAUST #18
story KURTIS J. WIEBE
art / cover TYLER JENKINS
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / FC / T / $3.50
"THE HUNT," Part Three
One of the Hunters has a secret, and what’s kept hidden is far more surprising than any trap he’s laid for Lily.

PROTECTORS, INC. #5
story J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI
art / cover A GORDON PURCELL & MIKE ATIYEH
cover B ALINA URUSOV
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
In every good mystery, there's a moment when the detective confronts the suspects to try and figure out which of them is the killer. But generally speaking, the suspects aren't powerful enough to fly you five miles straight up, rip off your limbs, and drop you into the Atlantic. That's the problem faced by Lieutenant Detective John Riley, when he finally comes face-to-face with the Protectors, one of whom may have murdered the Huntsman. Meanwhile, an autopsy on a woman presumed to have died in a boating accident reveals a grisly connection to the Protectors...

THE REVENGER #2
story JONATHAN ROSS
art / cover IAN CHURCHILL
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Griffin Frank is pissed. A doctor outside of Mexico City has removed his face and fingerprints and grafted them onto the young lover of his porn-star wife. Mad with pain, Griffin begins to believe he is The Revenger. And someone’s going to pay.

REVIVAL #19
story TIM SEELEY
art MIKE NORTON
cover JENNY FRISON
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Edmund Holt is up to something. Dana and her son Coop are having issues about the thing in the woods. Lester is having issues with the thing in the woods. And Em, left alone, is looking for new ways to feel something...anything...

SATELLITE SAM #7
story MATT FRACTION
art / cover HOWARD CHAYKIN
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / BW / M / $3.50
SEX! DEATH! LIVE TV!
As the show’s writer finds himself ensnared in a blackmail scheme, the girl behind the scenes stumbles onto the late Carlyle White’s biggest secret of all—which can't help his son Michael from descending even further into a world of cheap sex and celebrity.

THE SAVIORS #4
story JAMES ROBINSON
art / cover J. BONE
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
After last issue’s mayhem and slaughter, Tomas is alone, hunted by alien invaders in a strange town where the Day of the Dead celebration does little to help things. And when Tomas manages to trap an alien to learn its secrets, is he unwittingly setting up his own death too?

SEX #12
story JOE CASEY
art / cover PIOTR KOWALSKI
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
Life in Saturn City is about to get even more complicated. Who are the good guys? Who are the bad guys? And who's getting laid? The answers will shock and awe as the first year of SEX comes to a climax!

SHELTERED #8
story ED BRISSON
art / cover JOHNNIE CHRISTMAS
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
A coup is on the horizon. Violence erupts outside Safe Haven's borders.

SPAWN #241
story TODD McFARLANE
art SZYMON KUDRANSKI
cover SZYMON KUDRANSKI
MARCH 5 / 32 PAGES / FC / T+ / $2.99
What happened with Jim and Cogliostro at the foundation construction site? Bludd and his men seek to find answers, but an unexpected guest may alter their plans.

TEN GRAND #9
story J. MICHAEL STRACZYNSKI
art / cover A C.P. SMITH
cover B TOMMY LEE EDWARDS
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
When Joe Fitzgerald was hired to find a runaway, he never imagined that pursuing that case would take him into the afterlife, tracking the man who was also responsible for the death of the woman he loved. Having crossed into Hell, Joe at last discovers that what seemed like a simple case is in fact a plot to tear down the walls of Heaven, overthrow God, and reboot Creation...and Joe is the only man who can stop the destruction of everything.

UMBRAL #5
story ANTONY JOHNSTON
art / cover CHRISTOPHER MITTEN
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
"THE MYTH OF HISTORY"
Did you really think we could get through five issues without doing a bit of "now harken ye to these olde legends?" Then you haven't been paying attention. There are clues in here! Important ones! And gods fighting with swords, too, if you like that sort of thing. Some do.

UNDERTOW #2 (of 6)
story STEVE ORLANDO
art / cover ARTYOM TRAKHANOV
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
A Sea Locust: thirty feet of armored spines, claws that strike at the speed of sound. And it's devastating Ukinnu Alal's team by the second. They're talking mutiny on the Deliverer, and Bau Zikia's the only one standing between them and Uruku's sword.

A VOICE IN THE DARK #5
story / art / cover LARIME TAYLOR
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / BW / M / $3.99
"KILLING GAME," Part Three
With the fallout of the sorority party piling up all around her, will Zoey finally give in to her urges and start planning for murder?
Written and drawn by mouth by disabled creator Larime Taylor.

THE WALKING DEAD #123
story ROBERT KIRKMAN
art CHARLIE ADLARD, STEFANO GAUDIANO, & CLIFF RATHBURN
cover CHARLIE ADLARD & DAVE STEWART
MARCH 12 / 32 PAGES / BW / M / $2.99
"ALL OUT WAR," Part Nine
Whose side is Dwight REALLY on?

THE WALKING DEAD #124
story ROBERT KIRKMAN
art CHARLIE ADLARD, STEFANO GAUDIANO, & CLIFF RATHBURN
cover CHARLIE ADLARD & DAVE STEWART
MARCH 26 / 32 PAGES / BW / M / $2.99
"ALL OUT WAR," Part 10
This war has begun to take a toll on us all.

ZERO #6
story ALES KOT
art VANESA R DEL REY & JORDIE BELLAIRE
cover A VANESA R DEL REY & TOM MULLER
cover B FRANCESCO FRANCAVILLA & TOM MULLER
cover C NICK DRAGOTTA & TOM MULLER
cover D CAMERON STEWART & TOM MULLER
MARCH 19 / 32 PAGES / FC / M / $2.99
The Large Hadron Collider. Edward Zero's newly gained knowledge. A man with a plan to end the universe so a better one can be born.
They all connect here.

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