Eight new comic subscriptions have been added to the online store, all beginning in April 2016!
Michael Hirst‘s epic History Channel series Vikings makes the leap to comics for the first time. The creative team of Cavan Scott and Staz Johnson will chronicle a new saga of glory and plunder, featuring Ragnar, Lagertha, Rollo, and their legendary kin. What’s intore? Politics, intrigue, betrayal and, of course, axe-wielding, blood-spraying, sword-swinging combat!
Arthur Wyatt and Ben Willsher bring us another movie sequel comic to the amazing Dredd! Titled ‘Dust’, this two-part special focuses on a ruthless gang slaying committed by an extraordinary perp. Dredd’s quest for answers leads beyond the walls of Mega-City One and into the inhospitable irradiated wasteland called The Cursed Earth!
Following an eight year absence for comic store shelves, Xena, Warrior Princess returns to the medium in April with American science fiction and fantasy writer Genevieve Valentine (Catwoman) and artist Ariel Medel (John Carter: Warlord of Mars) on creative duties. After the Twilight of the Gods, the world is precariously uncertain. The power of Rome is growing and Caesar is determined to conquer by lies what he can’t conquer by force. Xena and Gabrielle scramble to stop him before they have to wage war against a man they once called a friend.
Harley Quinn And Her Gang Of Harleys is a six issue miniseries from Frank Tieri, Jimmy Palmiotti and Mauricet featuring the story of her strange new army of assistants! Despite being on the job for just a few months, the Gang is ready to stand up and show what they can do without Harley …and they just might have to, because she’s been kidnapped!
Writer Brian Wood (The Massive, Rebels) and artist Tristan Jones (Mad Max: Fury Road, TMNT) team up to take on the xenomorphs in the new twelve-part Aliens series Defiance! It follows struggling Colonial Marine rookie Zula Hendricks as she goes AWOL on a dangerous journey across the stars to protect Earth from an unknown alien species.
The Ninth Doctor is back, and this time he’s ongoing! Doctor Who: The Ninth Doctor, by Cavan Scott (see Vikings above) and Adriana Melo, begins with ‘Doctormania’ as the Doctor, Rose and Captain Jack uncover a mysterious video which takes the Doctor to a planet where he is, inexplicably, a celebrity!
Gold Key: Alliance, by Phil Hester (Wonder Woman, Green Arrow, The Bionic Man) and Brent Peeples (Last of the Greats, Legenderry: Green Hornet), brings together the legendary heroes Turok: Dinosaur Hunter, Magnus: Robot Fighter, Solar: Man of the Atom and The Mighty Samson in an adventure where they all share the same time and the same world – ours! Struggling with the perils of the twenty-first century, they must unite when a greater evil is approaches for a battle that will change them all forever!
Finally, the legend that is Bruce Lee is resurrected for The Dragon Rises from Darby Pop. Co-written by Bruce’s daughter Shannon Lee and Jackie Chan Adventures executive producer Jeff Kline, with art from Brandon McKinney (ElfQuest, Godzilla), the book is set in a current-day world where Bruce Lee never died. And he hasn’t aged. But there are still a large number of “thugs” who want a piece of him!
Find more information on each of the series below…