Sneak Peeks: Dark Horse Comics January 25, 2012

The Fellowship has obtained sneak peeks for comics from Dark Horse that will come out January 25...

ANGEL & FAITH #6
Writer: Christos Gage
Artist: Rebekah Isaacs
Colorist: Dan Jackson
Cover Artist: Rebekah Isaacs, Steve Morris

A mysterious illness is plaguing the streets of London and turning everyday humans into emotionless killers. The Watcher's Files, which may be the key to unraveling this mystery, have led Angel and Faith to seek out a demon from Giles's past for answers. Meanwhile a peculiar friend and foe returns to London and to Angel's inner circle.

B.P.R.D. HELL ON EARTH: RUSSIA #5
Writer: Mike Mignola, John Arcudi
Artist: Tyler Crook
Colorist: Dave Stewart
Cover Artist: Dave Johnson

After a brutal assault from proletariat zombies, the B.P.R.D. and the Russian bureau must form an alliance in order to rescue Johann from a deadly mine!






CREEPY #7
Writer: Joe R. Lansdale, Bill Morrison, Dan Braun
Cover Artist: Sanjulian

Hope your New Year's resolution was to be terrified, because Creepy is back to start 2012 with a scream! Featuring the latest from bone-chilling scribes Joe and Keith Lansdale, Christopher Taylor, and Dan Braun, this installment of the abominable anthology is sure to leave you shivering in the corner until next year!




THE IMMORTAL: DEMON IN THE BLOOD #2
Writer: Ian Edginton
Penciller: Vicenç Villagrasa
Inker: José Luis Río
Colorist: José Luis Río
Cover Artist: Long Vo

Years have passed for the immortal samurai, now called Enma. He has embraced the demon within him and his new life as a tattoo artist, and has learned more secrets about his own master's former apprentice, who is also possessed by an immortal demon . . .

And, when the daughter of an old friend comes to Enma for help, the immortal has a chance to repay a life debt.



KING CONAN: THE PHOENIX ON THE SWORD #1
Writer: Tim Truman
Artist: Tomás Giorello
Colorist: José Villarrubia
Cover Artist: Andrew Robinson, Gerald Parel

First hailing Conan as a liberator after he annihilated Aquilonia's foes on the battlefield, common folk and politicians alike now rally to unseat the Cimmerian from his stolen throne. Conspirators plot to kill King Conan and take the crown for themselves, but their schemes pale in comparison to a terror waiting quietly in the wings--Thoth-Amon, an enemy who has haunted Conan his whole adult life and whose wicked aspirations dwarf those of maneuvering politicians!


USAGI YOJIMBO #143
Writer: Stan Sakai
Artist: Stan Sakai

The rabbit ronin learns just how deadly the soy sauce business can be in this new, two-part tale! After stopping a group of vandals from setting fire to a soy sauce brewery, Usagi offers his services to Miyagi, the owner. However, a rival brewer is determined to put Miyagi out of business, and now Usagi finds himself up against a gang of hired thugs!




ARCHIE ARCHIVES VOLUME 4 (HARDCOVER COLLECTION)
Writer: Various
Artist: Various

Pay a visit to the familiar and yet very different world of 1940s Riverdale, home of "America's newest boy friend," Archibald "Chick" Andrews. Along with gals and pals Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Reggie, and more, Archie and his teenager travails have captured the hearts of comics readers for seventy years, and these hilarious stories are where it all began. So what are you waiting for? Pull up a stool at Pop Tate's Chocklit Shoppe and get ready for 200-plus pages of mirthful mayhem and beautiful cartooning! Collecting every Archie appearance from Pep Comics #51-#53 and Archie Comics #11-#14.


BRIDE OF THE WATER GOD VOLUME 10 TPB
Writer: Mi-Kyung Yun
Artist: Mi-Kyung Yun

Trapped in a luxurious castle on the moon, Soah's still separated from her husband, Habaek, who's dealing with his own troubles in the Emperor's fortress on Earth. Cursed to live in the body of a child during the day--when his elemental powers are weaker--Habaek is also being manipulated by the Emperor of the gods, who wishes to use Habaek's powers over water to turn the tide in an escalating civil war! The ghost of Habaek's former human bride, his deceptive mother, and a host of bickering, elemental gods are also in the mix, complicating Soah's efforts to be reunited with the one she loves.


CREEPY ARCHIVES VOLUME 12

Writer: Various
Artist: Various

Featuring a new introduction by modern comics storyteller and painter Jason Shawn Alexander, this volume's special features include the color Creepy Monster Match board game (cut out and play at your own risk), a series of color stories by Richard Corben, and all text pieces from the initial Creepy run. Collecting Creepy magazines #55-#59-with terrifying tales by fan-favorites Doug Moench, Jose Bea, Reed Crandall, Gardner Fox, Paul Neary, Sanjulian, Richard Corben, and others--our tremendous tome is topped off with The Creepy Crawley Castle and Werewolf! games, color Sanjulian covers, creator biographies, and Dear Uncle Creepy letters columns!




SPACE FAMILY ROBINSON VOLUME 3 HARDCOVER
Writer: Gaylord DuBois
Artist: Dan Spiegle

Between the fourteen-legged metal eaters, a prison break of shape-shifting Dreephars, and flying manta ray-like creatures, life is never dull for America's first outer-space family! But while the lost Robinsons continue their interstellar journey to return home, swords and sorcery meet science fiction as the familial explorers team-up with medieval knights and return to Earth . . . in the twelfth century! Collects Space Family Robinson comics #15-#22.



THE MIGHTY SKULLBOY ARMY VOLUME 2 TPB
Writer: Jacob Chabot
Artist: Jacob Chabot

Skullboy is back with a second volume of manic fun, and the robotic, rascally Unit 1 and super-smart, simian Unit 2 await his orders. They're ready to face any challenge that comes Skullboy's way, from dodge balls to monster brawls--but are you ready? Are you ready for necktie-wearing bears in thinking caps, ninjas in tuxedos, police chases, giant squid battles, time-travel showdowns, not-so-evil duplicates, vengeful pigeons, flying dogs, wrestlers, jungle commando clashes, and more? Well, are you?! That dull expression on your face doesn't fill me with much hope. Well, when you can finally muster the courage and buck up, fill out that Skull Co. application and wait right here. Our secretary will be with you shortly.