New Dark Horse Comics for Wednesday December 5, 2012 - Star Wars and More!
|Star Wars: Purge—The Tyrant’s Fist #1|
STAR WARS: PURGE—THE TYRANT’S FIST #1 (cover shown above)
Shortly after the birth of the Empire, Darth Vader master of combat, terror of his enemies, continues his purge of the Jedi Knights on a planet where his Jedi prey are revered. Amidst a planetwide insurgency, the Dark Lord must snuff out one surviving Jedi, as well as kill the fire of rebellion in the native populace. All will bow to the power of Vader and the Galactic Empire!
* Alexander Freed of The Old Republic writes Darth Vader!
* Follows the events of Revenge of the Sith.
Darth Vader brings terror to the Jedi!
Writer: Alexander Freed
Penciller: Marco Castiello, Andrea Chella
Inker: Marco Castiello, Andrea Chella
Colorist: Michael Atiyeh
Cover Artist: Dan Scott
FC, 32 Pages
Other releases this week include:
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: WILLOW—WONDERLAND #2
In a strange new dimension, many unexpected encounters guide Willow on the quest to return magic to her world. While she's increasingly better at keeping her darkest self at bay, her mystery companion—Marrak—encourages darkness, making Willow wary of his intentions while dependent on his knowledge of this magically abundant realm. Just how far down the path of volatile magic will she go to get what she wants? And whom might she find there?
* Coincides with events in Buffy Season 9.
Declan Thomas steps into other men’s insanity, fighting the horrific creatures lurking there. But a demonic presence hiding in the real world feeds on madness. And he’s coming for Declan.
* From the creative team behind the Falling Skies comic!
* A new horror comic in the vein of Locke & Key and Preacher.
HELLBOY IN HELL #1
After saving the world in The Storm and The Fury, but sacrificing himself and Great Britain, Hellboy is dead, cast into Hell, where he finds many familiar faces, and a throne that awaits him.
Mike Mignola returns to draw Hellboy's ongoing story for the first time since Conqueror Worm. It's a story only Mignola could tell, as more of Hellboy's secrets are at last revealed, in the most bizarre depiction of Hell you've ever seen.
* Mike Mignola writes and draws the next phase of Hellboy’s story.
* Dark Horse horror gets under your skin!
HOUSE OF FUN (ONE-SHOT)
Evan Dorkin’s sick and twisted sense of humor unleashes itself with a new Murder Family episode, multiple pages of Fun gag strips, and the return of The Eltingville Comic Book, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Role-Playing Club, and new Milk and Cheese strips. Collecting stories from Dark Horse Presents #10-#12.
* Eisner and Harvey winner Evan Dorkin (Superman: The Animated Series, Beasts of Burden)!
* A must for Milk and Cheese fans and new readers!
“I adore what Evan Dorkin does. I think he’s the funniest guy in comics.” —Frank Miller
“Dorkin is a powerful man, and this is powerful stuff.” —Bryan Lee O’Malley
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