What’s in Store: Pirates! Mice! Witches! Comix!

    Be sure to join us at the University of Washington’s Henry Art Gallery on Sunday, June 5 for a rare public appearance by legendary Seattle cartoonist Shary Flenniken. Counterculture Comics and the Semiotics of Disney Icons will attempt to clear the apocryphal haze from one of pop culture’s most intriguing episodes. Flenniken was…

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Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson – First Look

Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson - Cover

Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson - Inside Page

Zombies, lions, and Nazis… Oh my! The seventh volume of our Eisner Award-winning Mickey Mouse series, March of the Zombies, has all of that and more. Under Disney artist Floyd Gottfredson‘s capable pen, Mickey must prevail against evil scientists, the Axis powers, and… the consequences of Goofy’s impulsive decision-making.

These ever-delightful tales are as entertaining to read today as they were when Gottfredson began the fledgling strip in 1930, and our exquisite packaging of these strips means you’ll be able to enjoy them for years to come.

March of the Zombies is due to arrive at bookstores this May, but you can get in your pre-order today

Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson – Excerpt

In this 22-page downloadable excerpt of volume 7 of our award-winning Floyd Gottfredson‘s Mickey Mouse series, Goofy buys a lion from the circus and, despite Mickey’s warnings on the dangers of owning a pet lion, refuses to part with the beast. But when the law gets involved, it’ll take all of Mickey’s cleverness and wit to save the day!

You’ll also get Thomas Andrae’s full 6-page foreword, with detailed insights into the Mickey Mouse strips published during World War II.

Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies is due out in stores this May, and you can pre-order it right here, right now!

Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson - Cover

Walt Disney’s Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson – Cover Uncovered

Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse Vol. 7: March of the Zombies by Floyd Gottfredson - Cover

We’re pleased to present the final cover image for the next volume in our award-winning Mickey Mouse series celebrating Disney artist Floyd Gottfredson! Volume 7, titled March of the Zombies, takes us to a time when our brave Mouse protagonist faced off against wartime foes and even the walking dead!

These strips are restored from Disney’s original proof sheets, and the book includes over a dozen of Gottfredson’s stories as well as extra commentary and behind-the-scenes artwork. Pre-order your copy now to add this classic volume to your collection!