"Hellboy in Hell" Finale, "Prometheus" #1 & More in Dark Horse's June 2016 Solicitations

Thu, March 17th, 2016 at 7:02am PST

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Dark Horse has provided CBR News with covers and solicit information for products shipping June 2016. When you're through checking out these solicitations, be sure to visit CBR's Indie Comics Forum and discuss these Dark Horse releases with fellow readers.

Dark Horse Solicitations - Last Six Months

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The secret history of the world revealed!
Abe Sapien #34
Mike Mignola (W), Scott Allie (W), Sebastián Fiumara (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale June 8
FC, 32 pages
$3.50
Ongoing
In this standalone story, Abe seeks answers in his most crucial and secret place of origin, where his destiny is revealed.

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"Caitlín R. Kiernan is the poet and the bard of the wasted and the lost." –Neil Gaiman
Alabaster: The Good, the Bad, and the Bird HC
Caitlín R. Kiernan (W), Daniel Warren Johnson (A), Carlos Badilla (C), and Greg Ruth (Cover)
On sale Aug 31
FC, 128 pages
$19.99
HC, 7" x 10"
A year after her death in a burning barn, Dancy Flammarion now finds herself in a hell of her own creation. A new evil haunts the sun-scorched back roads and ghost towns of the American South: murderous twins who command a legion of ghouls. Once again, she must face down demons, both those who walk the world unchallenged and those in her own shattered mind. Collects the five-issue miniseries.

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Alena TP
Kim W. Andersson (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 24
FC, 136 pages
$17.99
TP, 7" x 10"
Alena's life is a living hell. Since she arrived at a snobbish boarding school, she's been harassed every day by Philippa and the girls on the lacrosse team. But Alena's best friend Josephine is not going to accept that anymore. Not from the counselor or the principal, not from Philippa, and not from anyone else at that horrid school. If Alena does not fight back, then Josephine will take matters into her own hands. There's just one problem... Josephine has been dead for a year.
• Now a major-motion picture!
• Kim W. Andersson (The Complete Love Hurts) is the winner of the Swedish Comics Academy's Adamson statue -- Sweden's most prestigious comics award!
"Kim W. Andersson's graphic novel Alena has unsurprisingly been described as Let the Right One In meets Show Me Love set in a boarding school. Count on vengeance, violence and broken teenage hearts." -- Stockholm Film Festival

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Aliens: Defiance #3
Brian Wood (W), Riccardo Burchielli (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Massimo Carnevale (Cover)
On sale June 29
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Mutiny aboard the Europa. After accessing a Weyland-Yutani network buoy which reprograms their directives, several Davis synthetics seek to take down the mysterious Davis 01 unit and take the ship back to Earth. Colonial Marine Zula Hendricks and Davis 01 must survive an organized tactical assault in deep space.
• Brian Wood brings his sharp storytelling to Aliens.

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The season finale!
Angel & Faith Season 10 Volume 5: A Tale of Two Families TP
Victor Gischler (W), Will Conrad (A), Michelle Madsen (C), and Scott Fischer (Cover)
On sale Aug 10
FC, 136 pages
$18.99
TP, 7" x 10"
With gangs of vampires bringing trouble to the streets of Magic Town, Angel and Faith have their work cut out for them protecting the citizens from vampire terrorists and also dealing with the source of the trouble: Drusilla and the überdemon Archaeus. Angel, Faith, Fred and Illyria, and Koh will pit their newly formed family against a brood of blood in a battle for London! Collects Angel & Faith Season 10 #21–#25.

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The Art of Fire Emblem Awakening HC
Nintendo (W/A)
On sale Aug 17
FC, 320 pages
$39.99
HC, 9" x 12"
The Art of Fire Emblem Awakening™ contains an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the smash-hit Nintendo 3DS™ game, from beautifully illustrated renditions of your favorite characters to storyboards for in-game events, character designs, weapon designs, character profiles, and the entirety of the script with every possible branch of dialogue!
• The full script -- including every possible outcome!
• Surprising character information!

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Aw Yeah Comics: Action Cat & Adventure Bug #4 (of 4)
Art Baltazar (W/A/Cover) and Franco (W)
On sale June 8
FC, 32 pages
$2.99
Miniseries
You heard his name... You felt his evil presence... You trembled at the sound of his voice... THE EVIL MARQUAID RETURNS!!! Why does Shelly keep glowing? What's her connection to the evil creature of the deep? Can both Action Cats stop the menace before he destroys the world? Or does this mean one of our heroes will meet their DOOM?! Unless their cosmic friend can save them... before it's too late, of course!

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Baltimore: Empty Graves #3 (of 5)
Mike Mignola (W), Christopher Golden (W), Peter Bergting (A), Dave Stewart (C), and Ben Stenbeck (Cover)
On sale June 1
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Baltimore continues his journey to Constantinople, where his search for the Blood-Red Witch leads to the royal family.

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Bird Boy Volume 2: The Liminal Wood TP
Anne Szabla (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 17
FC, 88 pages
$9.99
TP, 6" x 9"
Bali is lost deep within the forbidden forest, hunted by the terrifying Rook Men, and must fight his way across a dangerous land of gods, men, and beasts to keep the sword of Mali Mani, the savior of the sun, from falling into the wrong hands. Finding his way out of the forest is Bali's only chance to prevent the beasts from roaming the land of people and feasting upon them -- and to prove he is worthy of the Smokewalk.

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Blood-C: Demonic Moonlight Volume 2 TP
CLAMP (W), Production I.G (W), and Ryo Haduki (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 3
b&w, 184 pages
$12.99
TP, 5 1/8" x 7 1/4"
CLAMP, Production I.G, and artist Ryo Haduki's Blood-C prequel series concludes! An all-new story, Blood-C: Demonic Moonlight is a lore-rich prequel to the creature-filled Blood-C universe. David, a US soldier investigating strange deaths in Japan, continues to fight the Ancient Ones as they try to break into the human realm, and more is revealed about Lucy's mysterious team of monster hunters!
• Based on CLAMP's original story line and character designs!

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #28
Christos Gage (W), Rebekah Isaacs (A/Variant cover), Dan Jackson (C), and Steve Morris (Cover)
On sale June 22
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Xander and Dawn take on an incredible journey of dimension hopping, trying their best to return home. Meanwhile, things are bad between Buffy and all the Scoobies... Think the world can learn to look out for itself?

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Call of Duty: Black Ops III TP
Larry Hama (W), Marcelo Ferreira (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Benjamin Carré (Cover)
On sale Sept 21
FC, 144 pages
$19.99
TP, 7" x 10"
In the new Cold War of the 2060s, an elite group of soldiers stages covert assassinations deep in hostile territory. Jacob Hendricks leads his team across a war-torn world transformed by technology. The Call of Duty®: Black Ops III collection serves as a prequel to the successful video game. Collects issues #1–#6.
"It is a great piece of fiction about a really awesome section of the military. If you're obsessed with CoD, you'll love it. So for all of you who are just like me, this is definitely a must-read." -- ComicWow!

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Children of Lovecraft TP
Various (W) and Mike Mignola (Cover)
On sale Aug 31
384 pages
$19.99
TP, 5 1/4" x 8"
Howard Phillips Lovecraft's stories shaped modern horror more than any other author's in the last two centuries: Cthulhu, the Old Ones, Herbert West: Reanimator, and more terrifying nightmares emerged from the mythos of this legendary writer.
Dark Horse teams up with Hugo and Bram Stoker Award–winning editor Ellen Datlow to bring you this anthology of original prose stories that are inspired by Lovecraft's mythos. Features work by Richard Kadrey, Brian Hodge, A. C. Wise, Siobhan Carroll, Orrin Grey, and many more, with a stunning cover by Hellboy creator Mike Mignola.

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The Complete ElfQuest Volume 3 TP
Wendy Pini (W/A/Cover) and Richard Pini (W)
On sale Aug 17
FC, 432 pages
$24.99
TP, 7" x 9 3/4"
The epic story of Wendy and Richard Pini's ElfQuest continues! Experience the dreams of the Wolfriders during their deep sleep as they await the passage of ten thousand years to reunite the tribes -- and enjoy the lavishly colored stories of the tribe's history. Collects ElfQuest: Dreamtime and ElfQuest: Hidden Years.
• Over 400 pages of content for one low price!

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Conan Volume 19: Xuthal of the Dusk TP
Fred Van Lente (W), Brian Ching (A), Guiu Vilanova (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Eric Powell (Cover)
On sale Aug 3
FC, 176 pages
$19.99
TP, 7" x 10"
Conan and the former slave girl Natala enter the city of Xuthal, where a mysterious horror waits in the shadows! Then, Conan fights a deadly duel as Janissa the Widowmaker makes her triumphant return!
Fred Van Lente writes the world's most famous barbarian in this enthralling collection of issues #13–#19 of Dark Horse Comics' Conan the Avenger.

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FINAL ISSUE!
Creepy Comics #24
Peter Bagge (W), Dan Braun (W), Rhiannon Rasmussen-Silverstein (W), Richard Corben (A), Ricardo Cabral (A), Peter Bagge (A), Tony Guaraldi-Brown (A), Glenn Fabry (A), Ryan Brown (Cover), and others
On sale June 22
b&w, 40 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Before Uncle Creepy goes into hibernation, we're bringing Richard Corben back to the pages of Creepy! Regular contributor Dan Braun will collaborate with Corben on an all-new story, writer Rhiannon Rasmussen-Silverstein joins forces with Portuguese artist Ricardo Cabral, and Peter Bagge revisits the Creepy Family Tree! Tony Guaraldi-Brown delivers a killer Monster Gallery piece, Glenn Fabry provides a disturbing color pinup, and more surprises fill this final foray into fright!

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Creepy Archives Volume 24 HC
Various (W/A)
On sale Aug 17
b&w, 240 pages
$49.99
HC, 8 3/8" x 10 7/8"
Uncle Creepy -- your favorite cackling comrade -- has put together an impressive assembly of creators for Creepy Archives Volume 24! Stories by Archie Goodwin, Bruce Jones, Larry Hama, John Severin, Alex Toth, Al Williamson, Walter Simonson, and many others are collected in this horrifying hardcover. Featuring issues #112–#116 of Warren Publishing's groundbreaking and experimental horror title!

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Cryptocracy #1
Van Jensen (W) and Pete Woods (A/Cover)
On sale June 29
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
For time beyond memory, the Nine Families watched from the shadows, believing themselves shepherds and manipulating whole societies as they saw fit. Nothing happened that they didn't observe or control. Outsiders knew naught of the Families, much less threatened them. Until now.
• A blend of The X-Files and Marvel's A.I.M.!
• Featuring art by Pete Woods (Deadpool, Catwoman, Superman, Action Comics).

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Superman vs. Aliens!
The Dark Horse Comics/DC: Superman TP
Chuck Dixon (W), Dan Jurgens (W), Kevin Nowlan (A/Cover), Carlos Meglia (A), Jon Bogdanove (P/Cover), Mike Allred (P), Dave Stewart (C), Greg Wright (C), Laura Allred (C)
On sale Aug 3
FC, 416 pages
$24.99
TP, 7" x 10"
In the first ever collection of the DC/Dark Horse Superman crossover stories, the Man of Steel faces the universe's deadliest foe, but is he truly strong enough to defeat the xenomorph? Follow the Last Son of Krypton through the world of Madman and explore the jungles of East Africa with him alongside Tarzan, son of the jungle. Collects Superman vs. Aliens Volume 1, Superman vs. Aliens Volume 2: God War, Superman/Tarzan: Sons of the Jungle, and The Superman/Madman Hullabaloo.
• Over 400 pages of material contains four full Superman arcs from Dan Jurgens, Chuck Dixon, and Mike Allred, original covers, and pinup and sketchbook art from the original creative teams.
• In this 30th-anniversary year of Aliens, fans can rediscover the Man of Steel combating the xenomorph -- for the first time since 2002.

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Multiple Harvey and Eisner Award-winning anthology!
Dark Horse Presents #23
Alan Gordon (W), Dean Motter (W/A), Carla Speed McNeil (W/A), Rich Woodall (W), Michael T. Gilbert (W/A), Dennis Calero (W/A), Bo Hampton (A), Craig Rousseau (A), and Mike Mignola (Cover)
On sale June 15
48 pages
$4.99
Ongoing
This month, return to the urban jungle in The Once and Future Tarzan, written by Alan Gordon with art by Bo Hampton! Then, Dean Motter takes us back to Radiant City with a new Mister X story: Pokerface!
Plus, Carla Speed McNeil's Finder: Chase the Lady, Rich Woodall and Craig Rousseau's Kyrra: Alien Jungle Girl, and Michael T. Gilbert's Mr. Monster continue! Finally, Dennis Calero's The Suit reaches its thrilling conclusion -- all in this issue of Dark Horse Presents!

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Dept. H #3
Matt Kindt (W/A/Cover) and Sharlene Kindt (C)
On sale June 22
FC, 28 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Matt Kindt's survival sci-fi series continues!
After being stranded on the ocean floor, Mia is brought back to headquarters and leads a rescue party to bring back her missing brother. As the investigations into his disappearance and the station's destroyed antenna continue, a terrible virus emerges and wreaks havoc on the crew.
"This is flat out fantastic. Classic Matt Kindt -- mesmerizing, strange, soulful." -- Junot Díaz (Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao)

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Tarzan tales from a storytelling master!
Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan: The Complete Joe Kubert Years TP
Joe Kubert (W/A/Cover) and Tatjana Wood (C)
On sale Aug 3
FC, 616 pages
$29.99
TP, 7" x 10"
This huge archival collection -- featuring several Tarzan essays and original page layouts by Joe Kubert, along with collaborations with Russ Heath and Frank Thorne -- is a must-have for fans of timeless adventure tales and Kubert's undeniable intensity and skill. Reprinting issues #207–#235 of Kubert's 1970s Tarzan run -- every issue that he wrote and drew!

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NEW STORY ARC!
Harrow County #13
Cullen Bunn (W) and Tyler Crook (A/Cover)
On sale June 8
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Emmy believes she is one of a kind, that there is no one else in the world quite like her. As strangers arrive in Harrow County, though, she discovers just how wrong she is. Are these beings -- each possessing strange and ghastly supernatural abilities -- her family?
In development for television on Syfy!

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Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: 1953 TPB
Mike Mignola (W/Cover), Chris Roberson (W), Ben Stenbeck (A), Michael Walsh (A), Paolo Rivera (P), Joe Rivera (I), and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale Aug 10
FC, 152 pages
$19.99
TP, 7" x 10"
Hellboy and his mentor Bruttenholm travel across England and confront the phantom hand of a murderer, a demonic water spirit, and some of the most horrible figures of British folklore -- Rawhead Rex and Bloody Bones. Back in the States, Hellboy rejoins the team from 1952 as a monster with possible ties to an earlier mission ravages a suburban community. Collects the five-issue miniseries.
• Paolo Rivera and Chris Roberson join the Mignolaverse!
• Frankenstein Underground artist Ben Stenbeck's first Hellboy story!

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The finale!
Hellboy in Hell #10
Mike Mignola (W/A/Cover) and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale June 1
FC, 32 pages
$2.99
Ongoing
Hellboy transforms into what he was always meant to be.
"This review is really just an excuse to gush over Mignola to be honest, don't just buy this, buy everything with his name on it." -- Comic Crusaders
"The saga of Hellboy continues to move in interesting directions and entertain me wildly." -- Comicosity

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He-Man and the Masters of the Universe: A Complete Guide to the Classic Animated Adventures HC
James Eatock (W)
On sale Aug 17
FC, 592 pages
$39.99
HC, 9" x 12"
He-Man and She-Ra entranced boys and girls everywhere with their animated adventures that offered cartoon excitement and moral guidance. Now, Dark Horse Books is proud to present the official companion to He-Man and the Masters of the Universe and She-Ra: Princess of Power, featuring story synopses, animation processes, and trivia for every episode!
• Written by animator and He-Man expert James Eatock!

"House of Penance is hypnotic, disturbing and mysterious in all the right ways." -- Jeff Lemire (Descender)
House of Penance #3 (of 6)
Peter Tomasi (W), Ian Bertram (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale June 8
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
A visitor from Winchester's past stirs up old demons, and she must find new ways to keep them out of her unearthly mansion. Meanwhile, Warren Peck comes face to face with specters from his own past and learns that he has more in common with her than he'd thought...

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King's Road TP
Peter Hogan (W), Staz Johnson (A/Cover), Phil Winslade (A/C), and Douglas A. Sirois (C)
On sale Aug 3
FC, 104 pages
$14.99
TP, 7" x 10"
A civil war in another dimension impacts a seemingly normal American family! When mystical creatures raid the suburbs to assassinate Don's family, he reveals that he needs to return to the original fantasy realm in which he was born to quell a violent uprising and regain the family throne! This collection includes all Dark Horse Presents chapters and the three-issue miniseries!
• Fantasy and action from writer Peter Hogan (Resident Alien)!
"If you like modern fairy tales, monsters and magic then this is the book for you. A full 5 stars for this." -- Comic Crusaders

LARP! Volume 2 TP
Dan Jolley (W), Shawn deLoache (W), and Marlin Shoop (A)
On sale Aug 3
b&w, 88 pages
$9.99
TP, 6" x 9"
Pete Ford had it all -- a place among the cool kids, and an outlet for his nerdy pursuits with the LARP club. But despite Pete's efforts to hide his geeky passions from his popular friends, worlds are about to collide, and Pete may have to break some hearts to save face.
• From acclaimed YA author Dan Jolley (Warriors, My Boyfriend Is a Monster)!

"Surviving Megalopolis #1 is a worthwhile take on the superheroes-gone-bad motif." -- Comic Book Resources
Leaving Megalopolis: Surviving Megalopolis #6 (of 6)
Gail Simone (W), J. Calafiore (A/Cover), and Jason Wright (C)
On sale June 8
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
A twisted love story gone wrong gets even more wrong as our small band of survivors are forced to ask for help from the only people more dangerous than the city's heroes... the supervillains. Don't miss this terrifying conclusion of the sequel to the incredible Kickstarter monster hit Leaving Megalopolis!
"Surviving Megalopolis is just plain good." -- Infinite Comix

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Lobster Johnson: Metal Monsters of Midtown #2 (of 3)
Mike Mignola (W), John Arcudi (W), Tonci Zonjic (A/Cover), and Dave Stewart (C)
On sale June 29
FC, 32 pages
$3.50
Miniseries
The face-off against giant robots continues as Lobster Johnson's investigation leads him to a woman whose story reveals the ancient origins behind the machines' gleaming exteriors.
• Tonci Zonjic returns to Lobster Johnson!

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Mae #2
Gene Ha (W/A/Cover)
On sale June 29
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Mae's prodigal sister Abbie is running from her past. She was the heroic savior of a fantasy world -- that is, until it all came crashing down. Now she's trying to pick up the pieces of her old life and help Mae take care of their sick father. But sinister creatures have followed her home, and they're determined to get revenge.
• A new series from four-time Eisner-winning artist Gene Ha!

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Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Shinji Ikari Raising Project Omnibus Book One TP
Osamu Takahashi (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 10
b&w, 552 pages
$19.99
TP, 5 1/8" x 7 1/4"
Stunning, hotheaded Asuka Langley Soryu has been friends with Shinji Ikari since they were little. And she always sort of assumed they'd stay together -- until the day the beautiful, brilliant Rei Ayanami showed up in class! When Shinji starts to get curious about Rei, Asuka needs to figure out if she wants to be just friends with Shinji, or something more. But why are so many people keeping an eye on these relationships -- people like homeroom teacher Misato, school nurse Ritsuko, and Shinji's mother -- NERV's chief scientist, Yui Ikari... ? Collects the first three volumes of the series.

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Plants vs. Zombies #12: Boom Boom Mushroom Part 3 (of 3)
Paul Tobin (W), Jacob Chabot (A/Cover), Jeremy Vanhoozer (A), and Matthew J. Rainwater (C)
On sale June 15
FC, 32 pages
$2.99
Ongoing
Lawrence, the mystical Boom Boom Mushroom, appears at last! Will Crazy Dave and the kids convince him to help save Neighborville? An explosive underground battle closes our latest story arc! Also: Paul Tobin and Jacob Chabot give us a look at Zomboss's secret collection of stylish socks. This issue includes bonus stories by PopCap Games senior creative director Jeremy Vanhoozer!

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Polar Volume 3: No Mercy for Sister Maria HC
Victor Santos (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 17
FC, 168 pages
$17.99
HC, 9" x 6 3/4"
A mob boss discovers his young wife, Maria -- seeking an escape from a life of organized crime -- has been hiding in a nunnery in rural Europe. Sullivan, a mobster who's been tasked with bringing the woman back home, is actually an undercover FBI agent seeking Maria as a star witness in his case against the don. But when Maria's whereabouts leak and mobsters, mercenaries, and hit men converge on the convent in the hopes of collecting a reward for Maria, they turn holy ground into a battleground.
• Victor Santos (Black Market, Sleepy Hollow) closes out his silent web comic trilogy Polar with this third action-packed season.

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The conclusion of the first Life and Death story arc!
Predator: Life and Death #4 (of 4)
Dan Abnett (W), Brian Albert Thies (A), Rain Beredo (C), and David Palumbo (Cover)
On sale June 1
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The battle between the Colonial Marines and the Predators opens on two fronts as the humans attempt to split the enemy's force and take possession of the mysterious horseshoe-shaped alien spaceship! Getting their hands on the alien technology will be a huge victory for the humans... or will it?

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Ridley Scott's monster gods!
Prometheus: Life and Death #1 (of 4)
Dan Abnett (W), Andrea Mutti (A), Rain Beredo (C), David Palumbo (Cover), Sachin Teng (Variant cover), and Dave Dorman (30th anniversary variant cover)
On sale June 8
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
Colonial Marines have commandeered a mysterious alien ship -- wresting it from the savage Predators who also wanted it. But now the owner of the vessel has awakened, and the marines find themselves trapped in space with an angry god!
• Chapter two of the Life and Death story cycle!

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RG Veda Book One TP
CLAMP (W/A/Cover)
On sale Aug 3
b&w, 656 pages
$24.99
TP, 5 3/4" x 8 1/4"
RG Veda (pronounced "Rig Veda") is based on a classic Indian saga. The lush, sprawling epic follows Yasha, once a mighty warrior king but now the lord of a slaughtered people he could not save. Yasha journeys the land as the companion and protector of the genderless Ashura, even knowing Ashura's fate is wound with doom for many. Together they seek the other four of the "Six Stars," whose prophesied gathering will at last defeat Taishakuten, the evil usurper of Heaven's throne. But all prophecies are open to interpretation...
• CLAMP's first professional work.
• Three-volume omnibus collects the entire story with color pages, high-quality paper, and larger size!

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The Shadow Glass #4 (of 6)
Aly Fell (W/A/Cover)
On sale June 22
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
To protect the enchanted Shadow Glass and the spirit that lives within it, Rosalind must keep its whereabouts secret... despite the tortures of the Tower of London.
"Aly Fell's artwork transports me to a world of dark magic and beauty that I want to live in." -- Joëlle Jones (Lady Killer)

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Tomb Raider #5
Mariko Tamaki (W), Phillip Sevy (A), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Agustin Alessio (Cover)
On sale June 22
FC, 32 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
Lara arrives at a cave in pursuit of Professor Demur. He has been taken captive by the Knights of the Spore, who seek to use his knowledge to locate a mushroom to grant immortality!
• Continuing where the Rise of the Tomb Raider game left off!

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Usagi Yojimbo #155
Stan Sakai (W/A/Cover)
On sale June 22
FC, 24 pages
$3.99
Ongoing
The rabbit ronin arrives at an isolated temple and is surprised to find none other than the virtuous Inspector Ishida, investigating a brutal murder! Their only clue is a mysterious, massive, and potentially sentient painting depicting the torments of Hell. Legend has it that this, the hell Screen, will seek vengeance on any who displease it! What will happen when Usagi and Inspector Ishida attempt to solve the murder?
• The beginning of a three-part story arc!
"Stan Sakai is able to spin a web of emotions with few words... nothing is lost as each sentence has a meaning and purpose towards the larger narrative. The art is equally gorgeously simple... a must read for any comic book fan." -- Graphic Policy

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Vampire Hunter D Volume 24: Throng of Heretics TP
Hideyuki Kikuchi (W) and Yoshitaka Amano (A/Cover)
On sale Aug 17
b&w, 180 pages
$11.99
TP, 5 1/8" x 7 1/4"
After a Frontier village's monitoring station fails, deadly vampire Nobles return to life, swearing vengeance on the descendants of the family that defeated them three hundred years ago. The mayor of the village hires five Vampire Hunters, including the legendary D, but as the mayor returns from the Capital, he finds that his daughter has been targeted by vicious human enemies! In this brewing three-way battle of life and death, no one's survival is assured...

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True Monster Detectives
Weird Detective #1 (of 5)
Fred Van Lente (W), Guiu Vilanova (A/Cover), and Mauricio Wallace (C)
On sale June 15
FC, 48 pages
$3.99
Miniseries
The streets of New York have been plagued by a pattern of crimes too weird and bizarre for the average detective. Lurking in the evidence are shadows of loathsome horrors from beyond space and time, seeking to usher in the unimaginable evil of the Old Ones. And the only man capable of fighting against the unspeakable terrors isn't a man at all. Detective Sebastian Greene is one of them -- it takes a monster to catch a monster.
• Fred Van Lente's newest original comic series!

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The Witcher 3: The Wild Figures
Geralt Figure
On sale Sept 14
8" tall
$29.99
Triss Figure
On sale Sept 14
7.75" tall
$29.99
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, created by CD Projekt RED, was the most popular and critically acclaimed video game of 2015. Dark Horse Deluxe, in partnership with CD Projekt RED, is proud to announce a high-end product line based on The Witcher. We start off the line with a stunning set of figures.
First up is Geralt of Rivia, the monster-slaying protagonist. The figure stands 8" tall and includes a 1.5" base. The next figure in the line is Triss Merigold of Maribor, the sorceress. The figure stands 7.75" tall and includes a 1.5" base.
Each figure is designed to the character's likeness, custom painted, and displayed in a deluxe window box.

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