Los Angeles Becomes A Public Battleground In DC/Vertigo’s Suiciders
The December edition of Diamond Comic Distributors’ monthly PREVIEWS catalog arrives in comic shops, hobby stores, and other specialty outlets on November 26th. December’s PREVIEWS offers over 2,000 new items and features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning February 2015.
ON OUR FRONT COVER: A post-earthquake Los Angeles is the setting a new bloodsport in Lee Bermejo’s new series Suiciders from DC Comics’ Vertigo imprint!
ON OUR BACK COVER: Dark Horse Comics celebrates 50 issues of publishing Eric Powell’s The Goon with the first issue of The Goon: Once Upon a Hard Time!
The December PREVIEWS Features
Unsung Heroes — It’s not easy being a superhero these days. There’s plenty of competition, and you’ve got to stand out in the crowd if you’re going to make your mark. To that end, PREVIEWS celebrates indie superheroes with our “Unsung Heroes” event this month, bringing these deserving characters and series into the spotlight!
On The Flip Side — Archie Comics launches a new super-hero comics imprint, Dark Circle Comics, and PREVIEWS speaks with editor Alex Segura about the debut title, The Black Hood and future plans for the line of mature super-heroes!
Gems of the Month — December’s PREVIEWS Gems of the Month include: Dark Horse Comics’ Rat God #1, a new horror series inspired by H.P. Lovecraft and Native American myth by Richard Corben; DC Entertainment’s The Multiversity: Mastermen #1, the latest chapter in Grant Morrison’s journey through DC Comics’ multiverse, illustrated by Jim Lee; IDW Publishing’s Orphan Black #1 based on the BBC America sci-fi series about a group of clones; Image Comics’ Spawn: Resurrection #1 in which Brian Wood and JonBoy bring back Al Simmons as Spawn; and Marvel Comics’ Spider-Gwen #1, a spin-off from Spider-Verse from Jason Latour and Robbie Rodriguez featuring the ongoing adventures of the spider-powered Gwen Stacy!
Splash — PREVIEWS shines a special spotlight at some of the blockbuster books and products arriving in February! The Guardians of the Galaxy and the X-Men join forces in Marvel Comics’ new crossover, The Black Vortex. Toyo Harada hires some of the world’s most dangerous men to usher in his utopia in Valiant Entertainment’s Imperium, petty criminals are off-world soldiers in BOOM! Studios’ Cluster, and Cartoon Books celebrates a decade of publication with a special Bone: Out of Boneville Tribute Edition with bonus material from an all-star line-up of artists! All these, plus much more!
Indie Edge — Mike Carey, known for his Vertigo books Lucifer and The Unwritten, talks to PREVIEWS about his projects and the books he’s enjoying!
PREVIEWS Exclusive Apparel — This month PREVIEWS offers more exclusive apparel that can be found only at your comic shop! Marvel Comics’ hit cosmic super-team star on a new cap, the Guardians of the Galaxy: “Rise of the Outlaws” Team Stance Cap. Harley Quinn is a jokester on the Harley Quinn: “Ha Ha” White T-Shirt, and the air force calls in a strike on the Godzilla: “Airstrike” Charcoal Heather T-Shirt. Be sure to order these shirts and many others from your local comic book shop and refresh your wardrobe!
Plus: Staff Picks, the month’s Certified Cool books, the monthly Bestseller Charts, and so much more!
All this awaits you in the December edition of PREVIEWS, which goes on sale at your local comic shop or specialty store on Wednesday, November 26th with a cover price of just $4.50.