Giant Sell Out Week For Dynamite; Variant Editions Offered To Fill Reorders

Wed, January 3rd, 2007 at 12:00am PST

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Official Press Release

Runnemede, NJ – DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT announced today that the initial print runs for Army of Darkness #13, which features the lead-in to the upcoming Marvel Zombies vs, Army of Darkness limited series, New Battlestar Galactica #4 and Battlestar Galactica: Zarek #1 have sold out at the distributor level (Diamond Comic Distributors), and that limited edition variants for all three titles are scheduled to fill standing orders.

The limited edition cover for Army of Darkness #13 features a variation of the original Sean (Marvel Zombies) Phillips cover. The limited edition cover for New Battlestar Galactica #4 will feature a special black and white variation of the E-Bas cover. And the cover for Battlestar Galactica: Zarek #1 is available with a variation of the Stjepan Sejic cover.

Dynamite created these limited edition variant covers while still receiving heavy orders for the initial releases and anticipates selling out of these limited edition variants, as well. The covers will allow retailers to have new 1st print variant editions available for sell to fans. It is suggested that retailers adjust their orders for upcoming issues of these titles.

Prior to the release of Army of Darkness #13, Dynamite released a preview of the surprise ending, giving fans a sneak peek at Ash's welcoming committee to the Marvel Universe with a special page drawn in Marvel Zombie tradition by Sean Phillips with colorist June Chung! AOD #13 leads in to the Marvel Zombies Vs. The Army of Darkness ("covered" by Arthur Suydam, John Layman, Faniano Neves and June Chung!) The limited edition variant of the Sean Phillips cover is available for reorder: ARMY OF DARKNESS #13 (NOV068185).

With SCI FI's new Battlestar Galactica continuing to excite fans new and old, Dynamite's New Battlestar Galactica #4 sold out prior to shipping. The limited edition variant cover for New Battlestar Galactica #4 is a black and white variation of the E-Bas cover. The limited edition variant is available for reorder: BATTLESTAR GALACTICA #4 (NOV068186).

Hot on the heels of the best-selling, all-new Battlestar Galactica comic book series from Dynamite Entertainment comes a new Battlestar Galactica mini-series starring Tom Zarek, the loyalty-testing revolutionary played by original series actor Richard Hatch. Written by Brandon Jerwa in his most poignant and powerful work to date and illustrated by Adriano Batista The stunning limited edition variant by Stjepan Sejic is available for reorder: BATTLESTAR GALACTICA ZAREK #1 (NOV068187).

Due to the overwhelming demand and strong praise in the form of reviews and comments from fans both new and old, DYNAMITE requests specialty retailers review and adjust their orders for the debut issue of MARVEL ZOMBIES vs. ARMY OF DARKNESS #1, and all issues of NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA and NEW BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: ZAREK, which are still available for initial orders and reorders.

LIMITED EDITION VARIANT ARMY OF DARKNESS #13 (NOV068185) BY JAMES KUHORIC AND FERNANDO BLANCO, COVER ART BY SEAN PHILLIPS!

Holy, crap - Ashmageddon is here! The Deadites have tormented him since the cradle and now thanks to the return of the Dead Queen and her possessed corporate Arthurian minions, they've ushered him right to the grave. What the hell? Ash Williams is dead? Run to the light, Ash...run to the light! Don't miss out on the most unexpected issue of Army of Darkness as the Deadites finally get their pound of Ash. And with Ash out of the way...the Deadites will play.

For art and more information please visit: http://www.dynamiteentertainment.com/htmlfiles/p-C105721.html



LIMITED EDITION VARIANT BATTLESTAR GALACTICA #4 (NOV068186): WRITTEN BY GREG PAK, ART BY NIGEL RAYNOR, COVER BY E-BASS

Each and every month, Dynamite Entertainment is your only source for the all-new adventures of the crew of the Battlestar Galactica? Have you come onboard yet?

In this issue, all of your questions are answered about the fate of the Returners, and the status of the infected Galactica crew! Plus, see Commander Adama in action as you've never see him! All this plus the set-up for our next big story arc as the unseen adventures of the Galactica continue from Dynamite Entertainment.

For art and more information please visit: http://www.dynamiteentertainment.com/htmlfiles/p-C105532.html



LIMITED EDITION VARIANT BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: ZAREK #4 (NOV068187) WRITTEN BY BRANDON JERWA, ART BY ADRIANO BATISTA w/ARIES MENDOSA; COVER ART BY: STJEPAN SEJIC

Revealing content from Zarek's own novel "The Revolution Within," issue #1 tells the untold origin of Tom Zarek and the Sagittaron colony. Our four issue series shows Tom's beginnings as he grows up in a loving home amidst a slave state and alongside a Cylon work force -- all in the shadow of the First Cylon War. It's through these humble - and tragic - beginnings that he becomes the man we see in Battlestar Galactica today and this is where you'll learn all about him!

For art and more information please visit: http://www.dynamiteentertainment.com/htmlfiles/p-C105710.html

 
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