Remembering the Night of the Living Dead

Any conversation about zombies starts and ends with the masterful Night of the Living Dead movie.  It defined the genre, defied social convention, and started the afterlife of the zombie.  Avatar has a rich history in horror comics but none … Continue reading

The Next Chapter of Smokey’s Story Begins in Crossed Badlands #97

Christos Gage created one of the unforgettable monsters in the Crossed universe in Smokey, the hulking alpha-Crossed that is able to delay his gratification to achieve goals.  This powerful personality instantly rocketed up the popularity charts with longtime villains like … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 4/20/16

This is the new Avatar Press item coming to comic shops on Wednesday 4/20: Providence Act 1 HC PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:      Alan Moore’s quintessential horror series has set the standard for a terrifying examination of the works of H.P. … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 2/17/16

New from Avatar Press issue coming to comic shops this Wednesday 2/17/16: Crossed: Badlands #94 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:      Christos Gage returns to Crossed and to his ultimate killing machine, Smokey, as a new group of survivors encounter the ultimate … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 1/20/16

These are the new Avatar Press items coming to your local comic shop on Wednesday 1/20/16: Crossed: Badlands #92 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:     Say Anything singer and songwriter, Max Bemis, delivers a visceral story of Crossed misery that will leave you … Continue reading

Mercury Heat Vol 1 TPB in January Previews

The first collection of Kieron Gillen’s frenetic sci-fi series, Mercury Heat, is currently available for order in the January issue of Previews.  This initial collection presents the first six issues of the story into a great trade perfect for your … Continue reading

The Powerful Conclusion to Crossed +100’s Second Arc Arrives!

Simon Spurrier has been one of the most influential scribes in all of the Crossed Universe.  From his long form story in Crossed: Wish You Were Here to him being hand-selected by Alan Moore to continue the story of Crossed … Continue reading

Max Bemis Delivers Crossed to a Comic Shop

There are many horrible settings where the crossed have brought their particular brand of misery.  Now singer, songwriter, and comic creator, Max Bemis brings them to a comic shop on C-Day.  The setting is familiar, a small shop with the … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 12/16/15

These are the new Avatar Press item coming to local comic shops on Wednesday 12/16/15: Crossed +100 #12 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:      The second arc of the Alan Moore developed Crossed future exploration comes to a powerful conclusion.  Simon Spurrier … Continue reading

New in December Previews – Mike Wolfer Delivers The Crossed

Horror comics legend, Mike Wolfer, returns to his roots with a terrifying tale of monsters and maniacs in Crossed Vol 15 TPB.  The collection presents his Crossed: Badlands arc “The Lesser of Two Evils” in a complete trade paperback and … Continue reading

Max Bemis Delivers a Second Crossed Tale

Singer and songwriter, Max Bemis, is delivering a second brutal trip into the Crossed universe with a new tale beginning in Badlands #91.  This tale hits especially close to home for comic book fans as the survivors are the usual … Continue reading

Ask Your Local Retailer About War Stories Vol 3 TPB

Comic book retailers everywhere are making their final selections for product to stock their stores coming up in December.  Garth Ennis’ first new volume of War Stories is collected this month in War Stories Vol 3 TPB.  This volume includes … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 9/23/15

This is the new Avatar Press item coming to local comic book shops on Wednesday 9/23/15: God is Dead Vol 6 TPB PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:       The Titans are on the verge of being driven back into imprisonment, but … Continue reading

STRINGERS #1New, heart-pounding mini-series from Marc Guggenheim…

Diamond Order Code: JUN151440

Diamond Order Code: JUN151441

Interconnecting Panorama

STRINGERS #1

New, heart-pounding mini-series from Marc Guggenheim (The CW’s Arrow) and Justin Greenwood (Stumptown, The Fuse)
(Yo P.S. the variant cover is by SPIDER-GWEN artist Robbi Rodriguez)

Comic Shops!

Did you hear about our discounts on STRINGERS #1? (Order Here)

  • For each retailer that increases initial orders (combined of either cover) of STRINGERS #1 (JUN151440) by 25% will receive returnability on the standard retail edition
  • Up your order by 50%, receive full returnability, and an additional 20% off your order of STRINGERS #1 standard retail edition 
  • All 5 issues of STRINGERS form an INTERCONNECTING PANORAMA on the back covers, so you can display which side is the most #oddlysatisfying 

Last Day to order is Monday, August 3rd so hop in your rig and burn to your local shop

Garth Ennis’ War Stories Volumes Return From Avatar Press

Coming this August, Volumes 1 and 2 of Garth Ennis’ innovative War Stories collections will be back in print for the first time in over a decade.  The volumes are fully re-mastered and have never looked this good.  Featuring some of the … Continue reading

George R.R. Martin’s In the House of the Worm TP Arrives in July

The biggest name in fantasy, George R.R. Martin, brings one of his most popular short stories to life in comics with the In the House of the Worm TP collection in stores this July.  Fans of Game of Thrones have … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 3/25/15

These are the new Avatar Press comics hitting comic shops on Wednesday 3/25/15: Crossed: Badlands #74 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:      In the fatal conclusion to the arc, costumes and disembowelment are the order of the day as David Hine takes … Continue reading

Ask Your Local Comic Shop About C-Day 2015

Comic shop retailers are wrapping up their orders for Crossed: Badlands #75 right now and making their preliminary plans for what C-Day celebrations they will have.  If you are interested in being a part of this year’s celebration, make sure … Continue reading

Alan Moore’s Crossed +100 is Here

In comic shops and available digitally on ComiXology, Alan Moore’s highly anticipated foray into the Crossed universe is finally here.  Crossed +100 takes readers one hundred years into the future to see the world as it is post-infection.  This is … Continue reading

Avatar Press New to Comic Shops 10/8/14

New Avatar Press comics coming to comic book shops on Wednesday 10/8/14: Caliban #7 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION:      The final issue of the Caliban crew’s frightening story delivers a devastating conclusion! Fans have called GARTH ENNIS and FACUNDO PERCIO’s Caliban … Continue reading