This months highlights includes: the debut of new quarterly MICHAEL MOORCOCK LIBRARY SERIES beginning with Elric of Melnibone from legendary writer Roy Thomas and Eisner award-winning artist P. Craig Russell; the latest installments of DOCTOR WHO featuring the Tenth Doctor, Eleventh Doctor and the brand-new Twelfth Doctor; the latest quarterly volume of DRAGONS; new alien-apocalypse horror WORLD WAR X VOL. 1 BY WRITER Jerry Frissen and Abe Sapien artist Peter Snejberg; new comedy graphic novel series NORMAN VOL. 1 by Stan Silas - which follows the adventures of an eight-year old psychopathic killer!; and new sci-fi war epic MASKED VOL. 1.
But there’s more! The final chapter of the hit supernatural series 13 COINS, which comes with a special wraparound cover by Simon Bisley and the latest installments from CAPTAIN STONE, MONO and DREAMWORKS PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR.
Plus look out for NYCC editions of THE TENTH DOCTOR #1, THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR #1, THE TWELFTH DOCTOR #1 and 13 COINS #1.
Below is a complete checklist of this month’s offerings:
13 COINS #6
WRITER: Martin Brennan & Michael B. Jackson ARTIST: Simon Bisley FORMAT: 48pp ISSUES IN SERIES: 6 (of 6) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: March 11, 2015
2 COVERS TO COLLECT!
EPIC EXTRA-SIZED FINALE!
“FANS OF BISLEY WILL LOVE 13 COINS. IT’S BRILLIANT! IT’S DARK! IT’S GRITTY. IT’S TWISTED. IT’S SIMON!” KEVIN EASTMAN (TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES CO-CREATOR)
“THE ART IS NOTHING SHORT OF EPIC” - WORLD OF SUPERHEROES
“BISLEY’S ARTWORK IS ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL.” - COMING UP COMICS
From Eisner Award-winning artist Simon Bisley - legendary artist of Batman/ Judge Dredd: Judgement on Gotham and Lobo - comes a new series that finds Heaven and Hell at war in an angelic battle over the fate of Mankind.
As the end of days begins, ex-junkie turned holy warrior John Pozner is all that stands in the way of evil’s triumph over the three realms. But with his own demons to conquer and Hells biggest and baddest baying for his blood, is there really any chance for salvation? All will be revealed in this bumper-sized sixth issue!
Check out the series trailer here
COVER VARIANTS Simon Bisley Wraparound Cover ORDER CODE: NOV141653
Simon Bisley B&W Sketch Wraparound Cover ORDER CODE: NOV141654
CAPTAIN STONE #3
WRITER: Liam Sharp, Christina Mc Cormack ARTIST: Liam Sharp FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: 3 (of 6) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: February 18, 2015
WHY DID CAP STONE FALL FROM GRACE? THE WAIT IS OVER! ALL IS REVEALED!
“A FRESH TAKE ON THE SUPERHERO TROPE!” - COMIC BOOKED
The world’s only superhero has vanished! Seemingly an unstoppable force for good, his strength and bravery matched only by his compassion, what weakness triggered his catastrophic fall from grace? Now’s your chance to find out!
ORDER CODE: NOV141636
DOCTOR WHO: THE TWELFTH DOCTOR #5
WRITER: Robbie Morrison ARTIST: Dave Taylor FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: Ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: February 11, 2015
AWARD-WINNING WRITER ROBBIE MORRISON (SPIDER-MAN, BATMAN) DELIVERS THE PULSE-POUNDING FINALE TO THE SWORDS OF KALI”!
COVER A BY ALICE X. ZHANG CREATED FOR THE DOCTOR WHO WORLD TOUR!
“COLORFUL AND FUN” - NEWSARAMA
“DAVE TAYLOR’S ART IS FANTASTIC” - WIRED
“EXCITING, FAST-MOVING, FUNNY, AND MYSTERIOUS.” - GEEK MOM
BETWEEN THE FUTURE AND THE PAST: HORROR!
The Doctor and Clara and their allies are split between two time zones, as the clock counts down to the resurrection of the vengeful Kali! Will an ageless cult succeed where so many villains have failed? What chance does the Doctor have against a plan that has been in motion for thousands of years?
Find out in the pulse-pounding finale of The Swords of Kali!
Check out the series trailer here
COVER VARIANTS: Regular Cover: Alice X. Zhang ORDER CODE: NOV141643
Photo Subscription Cover ORDER CODE: NOV141644
DOCTOR WHO: THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR #9
WRITER: Al Ewing ARTIST: Boo Cook FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: Ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: February 18 2015
SUPERSTAR WRITER AL EWING (LOKI: AGENT OF ASGARD) PRESENTS A HOSTILE TAKE-OVER DOCTOR WHO-STYLE! A FANTASTIC ELEVENTH DOCTOR ADVENTURE!” - NEWSARAMA
“A FUN, QUIRKY AND ENJOYABLE!” - UNLEASH THE FANBOY
Fresh from a bruising battle with the Amstrons, the Doctor has decided that enough is enough – if SERVEYOUinc won’t stop plaguing him and his friends wherever they land, he’s going to hit them where it hurts – by buying a controlling interest in the company!
But what does the Doctor’s corporate career mean for Alice, ARC and Jones? Is there a place for them in the Doctor’s bold new venture? And what kind of sting does SERVEYOUinc have left to deploy?
COVER VARIANTS: Regular Cover: Brian Williamson ORDER CODE: NOV141640 Subscription Photo Cover ORDER CODE: NOV141641
DOCTOR WHO: THE TENTH DOCTOR #10
WRITER: Robbie Morrison ARTIST: Elena Casagrande FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: Ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: March 25, 2015
LAUNCH ARTIST ELENA CASAGRANDE RETURNS FOR THE RACE TO THE END OF THE SEASON! A LOT OF FUN!” - COMIC BOOK RESOURCES “THE ARTWORK IS SUPERB!” - COMIC BOOK THERAPY
ECHOES OF TORTURE!
Gabby and the Doctor are back in New York after a terrifying excursion into the past, catching up with family and friends… until THE ECHO strikes, amplifying everyday noise into ear-shattering, mind-splinteringly debilitating waves of sound. What is the Echo – and can the Doctor and Gabby solve the mystery before the cacophany drives the city mad?
Plus: “Doctor… you are coming back?”
The fantastic Elena Casagrande and Arianna Florean return on art duties, taking us through to #15 and the end of the first season!
COVER VARIANTS: Regular Cover: AJ ORDER CODE: NOV141637
Subscription Photo Cover ORDER CODE: NOV141638
DRAGONS VOL. 3: THE ICE CASTLE WRITER: Simon Firman ARTISTS: Iawn Nazif, Stephen Downey FORMAT: 64pp – HC – FC - 6” x 9” VOLUMES IN SERIES: Quarterly ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $6.99 US/$7.99 CAN/£4.99 UK ISBN: 9781782760788 RELEASE DATE: January 6, 2014
“THIS IS A FUN, COLORFUL, AND ABSOLUTELY DELIGHTFUL.” - FANBOY COMICS
“THE ARTWORK IS AMAZING!” - EXAMINER
When Astrid’s dragon, Stormfly, goes missing, the whole of Berk try to track it down! But what dangers will they ultimately discover at… the Ice Castle? Plus in a special short story, Snotlout babysits a bunch of baby Monstrous Nightmares.
Titan Comics presents the most exciting Dragons Riders of Berk adventure yet, written by Simon Furman (Transformers, Matt Hatter Chronicles) with incredible art by rising stars Iwan Nazif and Stephen Downey!
ORDER CODE: NOV141646
MASKED VOL. 1
WRITER: Serge Lehman ARTISTS: Stephane Crety, Julien Hugonnard – Bert, Gaetan Georges FORMAT: 48pp – HC - FC – 8 x 11.1 VOLUMES IN SERIES: 1 (of 4) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $9.99/$11.99 CAN/£8.99 UK ISBN: 9781782761082 RELEASE DATE: March 4, 2014
SUPERMAN MEETS BLADE RUNNER!
A SOLDIER RETURNS HOME TO DISCOVER HIS CITY INFESTED WITH ‘ANOMALIES’: SENTIENT ROBOTS GROWING IN SIZE AND AWARENESS - AND HUNTING HUMANS!
‘UNLIKE ANYTHING ELSE I’VE READ THIS YEAR. SCIENCE FICTION MEETS SUPERHEROICS IN A SLIGHTLY BROKEN UTOPIA. ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT.’ - SCI FI NOW
“SUPERMAN MEETS BLADE RUNNER!… A GENUINELY UNIQUE COMIC!” - COMICS BEAT
A not-too-distant future… A solider returns home, having discovered that his peacekeeping mission was anything but…
Ravaged psychologically by war, his homecoming is as strange and terrifying as any war. The once familiar sites of his city are now infested with ‘anomalies’ – sentient robots growing in size and awareness, and now attacking humans!
ORDER CODE: NOV141647
THE MICHAEL MOORCOCK LIBRARY - VOLUME 1: ELRIC OF MELNIBONE
WRITER: Roy Thomas ARTIST: P. Craig Russell, Michael T. Gilbert FORMAT: 176pp – HC - FC VOLUMES IN SERIES: 1 (of 15) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $22.99/$25.95 CAN /£18.99 UK ISBN: 9781782762881 RELEASE DATE: February 18, 2015
TITAN IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE A BRAND NEW MICHAEL MOORCOCK LIBRARY SERIES, BEGINNING WITH HIS GREATEST CHARACTER- ELRIC! - ROY THOMAS (CONAN, THE AVENGERS) & P. CRAIG RUSSELL (THE GRAVEYARD BOOK) PRESENT ELRIC’S HARROWING ADVENTURES ACROSS THE DRAGON ISLE! THE PERFECT INTRODUCTION TO THE WORLD OF ELRIC!**
BEHOLD THE ETERNAL CHAMPION!
Collecting the first volume of the classic adaptation of Michael Moorcock’s bestselling fantasy saga, Elric of Melniboné marks the perfect introduction to the series’ iconic antihero, his fabled blade, Stormbringer, and his harrowing adventures across the Dragon Isle. Adapted by former Marvel Comics editor, Roy Thomas, and beautifully rendered by longtime comics illustrator, Michael T. Gilbert, and the multiple Harvey and Eisner award-winning P. Craig Russell, this definitive collection marks an essential read for all fans of sword and sorcery and brings the Moorcock’s epic tales to life with luxuriant imagination.**
ORDER CODE: NOV141648OFFERED AGAIN:
ELRIC VOL. 1: THE RUBY THRONE
Writer: Julien Blondel Artists: Didier Poli, Robin Recht FORMAT: 64pp – HC – FC - 211 x 282 VOLUMES IN SERIES: 1 (of 4) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $12.99/$14.99 CAN /£10.99 UK ISBN: 9781782761242 RELEASE DATE: On Sale Now!
“CAPTURES THE EPIC GRANDEUR OF MICHAEL MOORCOCK’S VISION LIKE NOTHING BEFORE!” RON MARZ (SILVER SURFER, GREEN LANTERN)
“BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED, IT’S A TERRIFIC ADDITION TO THE COMIC BOOK INCARNATION OF ELRIC” - SCOOP
“THE FINEST MOORCOCK ADAPTATION” - PARADOX COMICS GROUP
“THE GREATEST FANTASY SOAP OPERA YOU’LL EVER READ. 5 OUT OF 5.” - GEEK SYNDICATE
“EACH PAGE IS GRIPPING AND PACKED WITH DETAIL. 5 OUT OF 5” - POP MYTHOLOGY
A stunning new comic adaptation of the classic Elric of Melniboné novels by Michael Moorcock! Lavishly illustrated, this new comic adaptation has been produced with the full and enthusiastic endorsement of Moorcock himself, who has written an original introduction for this edition.
Check out this cool feature on the art process on Michael Moorcock’s Elric: The Ruby Throne over at Bleeding Cool and this new Michael Moorcock interview over at CBR
Check out the series trailer here
ORDER CODE: NOV141649
WRITER: Liam Sharp ARTIST: Ben Wolstenholme FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: 3 (of 6) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: 18 February, 2015
MONO FACES THE SAVAGE NAGAZI! CAN HE TRIUMPH? THE ANSWER’S HERE! “ONE OF THE 10 COOLEST ORIGINAL DIGITAL COMICS…!” - FAST COMPANY
Allied ape-man assassin Mono’s mission into the black heart of Nazi-occupied France has taken a deeply disturbing turn when he faces the savage stormtroopers of the Nagazi!
ORDER CODE: NOV141650
NORMAN VOL. 1
WRITER: Stan Silas ARTIST: Stan Silas FORMAT: 64pp – HC – FC - 8” x 11.1” VOLUMES IN SERIES: 1 (of 4) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $10.99/$12.99 CAN/£9.99 UK ISBN: 9781782762393 RELEASE DATE: March 4, 2015
“I AM EIGHT YEARS OLD AND I KILL PEOPLE.”
“GORE-GEOUS ARTWORK, COMBINED WITH A “KILLER” STORY, MAKE THIS BOOK A MUST READ!” - DECAPITATED DAN, COMIC RELATED
“THE PURE SUGAR RUSH OF CHILDHOOD MEETS THE COLD SHOCK OF HORROR.” - ALASDAIR STUART, SCIFI NOW MAGAZINE
“IT’S WEIRD. IT’S HILARIOUS. AND I LOVED EVERY PAGE OF IT.” - COMIC BASTARDS
A Is For Arterial Spray! B Is For Blood-Soaked! C Is For Corpses!
Eight years old. Blonde-haired elementary school psychopath. Looks so cute while burying his eviscerated friends in the sandbox. With humor as black as dried blood, Norman looks set to join the padded-cell pantheon of murderous lunatics – and this time he’s bringing his lunch money!
ORDER CODE: NOV141651
PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR #3
WRITER: Alex Matthews ARTIST: Lucas Fereyra FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: 3 (of 4) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: January 28 2014
BASED ON THE MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR GROSSING MADAGASCAR MOVIE SERIES!
The adventures of Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private continue in DreamWorks’ Penguins of Madagascar new 4-issue comic series. Brought to you by comedy genius Alex Matthews (Phoenix, Dandy) with eye-popping art from Lucas Fereyra, feathers are set to fly in this unique and exciting – and very funny – new series.
ORDER CODE: NOV141652
WORLD WAR X VOL. 1: HELIUS
WRITER: Jerry Frissen ARTIST: Peter Snejbjerg FORMAT: 56pp – HC – FC - 8” x 11.1” VOLUMES IN SERIES: 1 (of 3) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $9.99/$11.99 CAN/£8.99 UK ISBN: 9781782761129 RELEASE DATE: March 11, 2015
ILLUSTRATED BY ABE SAPIEN ARTIST PETER SNEJBJERG!
STRANGE MONSTERS AWAKENED FROM UNDERGROUND! HUMANITY PREPARES FOR EXTINCTION!
“LEAVES YOU BREATHLESS… A BOOK THAT DESERVES A BIG AUDIENCE!” CHARLIE ADLARD (THE WALKING DEAD)
“SOPHISTICATED STORYTELLING AND DYNAMIC ARTWORK!” JOHN ARCUDI (B.P.R.D.)
“AN INTRIGUING BLEND OF LOVECRAFTIAN HORRORS AND MODERN SCIENCE FICTION, WORLD WAR X HAS A GREAT DEAL OF POTENTIAL.” - LAURA SNEDDON, COMICS BEAT
“HITS THE GROUND RUNNING AND NEVER SLOWS DOWN. A COLOSSAL B-MOVIE SF ROLLERCOASTER.” - ALASDAIR STUART, SCIFI NOW MAGAZINE
The year 2017… On the moon and across the Earth, warnings from a long forgotten civilization have been discovered deep underground…
These strange and ancient cubes awaken monstrous creatures in preparation to annihilate all life that stands in their way. It is clear that humanity is not ready for this new type of world war…
This alien-apocalypse horror is by Jerry Frissen, writer of Lucha Libre, with stunning art by Peter Snejbjerg (Starman, The Light Brigade, The Books of Magic).
ORDER CODE: NOV141656EXCLUSIVE NEW YORK COMIC CON VARIANTS NOW AVAILABLE TO ORDER!
DOCTOR WHO: THE TWELFTH DOCTOR #1 NYCC EDITION
WRITER: Robbie Morrison ARTIST: Dave Taylor FORMAT: Standard comic ISSUES IN SERIES: Ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: January 7, 2015
COMES WITH AN EXCLUSIVE NYCC COVER STARRING THE TWELFTH DOCTOR!
AS DOCTOR WHO SEASON 8 HITS TV, DON’T MISS THE STUNNING DEBUT OF THE TWELFTH DOCTOR’S ALL-NEW COMICS ADVENTURES!
New Doctor! New Beginning! Offering shocks, surprises, and timestream-shaking revelations, don’t miss your chance to get on board this amazing ongoing series!
Eagle award-winning writer Robbie Morrison (Drowntown, The Authority, 2000AD, Nikolai Dante) dives headfirst into the TARDIS console room and spins the Doctor off to his most challenging destination yet!
ORDER CODE: NOV141645
DOCTOR WHO: THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR #1 NYCC EDITION
WRITERS: Al Ewing & Rob Williams ARTIST: Simon Fraser FORMAT: Standard comic ISSUES IN SERIES: Ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: January 7, 2015
COMES WITH AN EXCLUSIVE NYCC COVER STARRING THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR!
THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR RETURNS IN AN ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES, WITH A TIME-TWISTING LEAP INTO THE UNKNOWN! GERONIMO!
A stunning new era begins for the Eleventh Doctor, as played by Matt Smith!
Alice Obiefune has just lost her mother when the Doctor explodes into her life.
But what does this grieving young woman have to do with the career of a 70s musician, an amnesiac alien, and a terrifying cosmic threat?
In the wake of the second Big Bang, find out what the Doctor gets up to when Amy and Rory aren’t around!
ORDER CODE: NOV141642
DOCTOR WHO: THE TENTH DOCTOR #1 NYCC EDITION
WRITER: Nick Abadzis ARTIST: Elena Casagrande FORMAT: Standard comic ISSUES IN SERIES: Ongoing PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: January 7, 2015
COMES WITH AN EXCLUSIVE NYCC COVER STARRING THE TENTH DOCTOR!
THE TENTH DOCTOR IS BACK, IN AN ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES! NEW COMPANION! NEW FOES! UNFORGETTABLE NEW HORIZONS! ALLONS-Y!
The Eisner Award-winning Nick Abadzis (Laika) and fan-favorite Elena Casagrande (Angel, Suicide Risk, Doctor Who, Star Trek) take control of the TARDIS for their first five-issue arc with the Tenth Doctor, as played by David Tennant!
Gabriella Gonzalez is stuck in a dead-end job in her family’s New York laundrette, dreaming of college and bigger, better and brighter things.
So when a strange man with an even stranger big blue box barges into her life on the eve of the Day of the Dead celebrations – talking about an infestation of psychic aliens – she seizes her chance for adventure with both hands.
ORDER CODE: NOV141639
13 COINS #1 NYCC EDITION
WRITER: Martin Brennan & Michael B. Jackson ARTIST: Simon Bisley FORMAT: Standard Comic ISSUES IN SERIES: 1 (of 6) PUBLISHER: Titan Comics PRICE: $3.99 RELEASE DATE: January 7, 2015
COMES WITH AN EXCLUSIVE NYCC NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN BISLEY ART COVER
From Eisner award winning artist, Simon Bisley, and the screenwriters of Hitman: Absolution (Martin Brennan & Michael B Jackson), comes the story of a new superhero… The story of John Pozner, a tormented ex-con on a quest for vengeance, when he discovers that he is descended from angels, and is the living key to Earth’s future, or Heaven’s fall.
ORDER CODE: NOV141655