Image Comics Sneak Peeks, June 1st!
Yup, it’s another big week over at Image Comics, we’ve got all 11 of the comics coming out on June 1st, all…sneak peeked up for you. We hope you enjoy and pick up some comics based off what you see here! Our recommend for this week is 50 Girls 50 #1 We’d love to hear what you think or if you want to talk about what you’re reading with other comic fans check out the special comic section of our forum!
50 GIRLS 50 #1 (OF 4)
Writer: Frank Cho & Doug Murray
Artist: Axel Medellin
Hot on the heels of his blockbuster New Ultimates run, FRANK CHO teams with Co-writer DOUG MURRAY (The ‘Nam) and artist AXEL MEDELLIN (ELEPHANTMEN) to unleash a new universe-spanning sci-fi epic! Join in the fantastic voyage of the Space Vessel ESS Savannah and her beautiful crew as they fight their way from hostile aliens and exotic worlds, searching for the wormhole that will take them to their ultimate destination: Home.
REED GUNTHER #1
Writer: Shane Houghton
Artist: Chris Houghton
“REED GUNTHER AND THE STEAK SNACKING SNAKE!”
The bear-riding cowboy returns in full-color! The previously self-published all-ages indie book by the Houghton brothers gets the Image treatment. In the exciting first issue, follow Reed Gunther and his trusty grizzly bear steed, Sterling, as they bumble their way through battling one of the wild west’s most ferocious creatures: a giant, cow-hungry snake!
Writer: Ron Marz
Artist: Lee Moder, Matthew Waite & Michael Atiyeh
Price: $ 2.99
“THRONE OF BLOOD,” Part One
The sole surviving descendant of a once-proud samurai clan, Shinku wages a solo war against a powerful vampire clan that has lurked in the shadows for centuries. An epic of horror and martial arts set in modern Japan, but with roots in the feudal past, writer RON MARZ (WITCHBLADE, ARTIFACTS) and artist LEE MODER (Wonder Woman, Legion of Super-Heroes) will serve up sexy, bloody, ongoing action every month. If you’re looking for vampires that sparkle … this ain’t it.
THE INTREPIDS #4
Writer: Kurtis J Wiebe
Artist: Scott Kowalchuk
“OPERATION: FISH FRY”
Loyalties are divided as Dante’s true intentions are brought to question. The threat of Doctor Koi looms, and The Intrepids struggle to put their differences aside to come together in the most dangerous mission of their lives.
RED SPIKE #2 (OF 5)
Writer: Jeff Kahn
Artist: Mark Texiera, Salvador Navarro & Ifansyah Noor
One’s past can be a powerful motivator, or a crippling adversary. Memories linger, and the scars of youth can last forever. As Greg awakens from surgery, things begin to come unhinged as complications arise with his new adrenaline implant.
THE WALKING DEAD SURVIVORS GUIDE #3
Writer: Tim Daniel & Robert Kirkman
Artist: Charlie Adlard & Cliff Rathburn
Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about the cast of The Walking Dead. The Survivor’s Guide is a handy checklist of all the characters who have appeared in the series thus far, alive or dead. This series is a can’t-miss supplement to the hit comic book series that is now a hit TV series on AMC!
THE WALKING DEAD WEEKLY #22
Writer: Robert Kirkman
With the dangers of this zombie filled world safely on the other side of the prison walls our band of survivors finally has time to explore their new home. Unfortunately there’s still more than enough conflict on the inside of the walls.
HALCYON #5 (OF 5)
Writer: Marc Guggenheim & Tara Butters
Artist: Ryan Bodenheim & Mark Englert
MINISERIES CONCLUSION! This is it! The jaw-dropping climax to the critically-acclaimed series. It’s Sabre versus… everyone. For nothing less than the fate of the entire world.
TURF #5 (of 5)
Writer: Jonathan Ross
Artist: Tommy Edwards
This is it: the final battle. The ranks of the Vampire Family have swollen and Manhattan is nearly theirs. The cops have been transformed into a willing army of bloodthirsty foot soldiers. In the garden, the trees hang heavy with living victims, unwilling sacrifices, waiting to shed their lifeblood onto the ancient and evil roots that feed The Old One – The First Vampire – The Bloodfather. Former gang boss Eddie Falco – no longer the man he once was – in fact, no longer a man at all – must lead his rag-tag army of reluctant heroes up against the might of their supernatural enemies. But can when the chips are down, will his uneasy alliance between Samual Kane and his Uptown Racketeers, the half-human/half-vampire Dragonmir brothers and Squeed, the alien with a powerful secret locked onboard his ship hold fast?
WHO IS JAKE ELLIS? #4
Writer: Nathan Edmondson
Artist: Tonci Zonjic
Does Jon have what it takes to find the truth? Can Jake push him to do the unmentionable? And what lies southward, in the sand and beneath the sun?
THE DARKNESS #91
Writer: Phil Hester
Artist: Sheldon Mitchell
The battle between Jackie Estacado and the very source of his power, The Darkness ensues in earnest! Estacado has been lied to, beaten down, and betrayed over and over again over the last few years; but he has also studied, learned, and grown. Will Jackie Estacado take control of his destiny or will he end up another in a long line of pawns for The Darkness?