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Spotlight: Carthago Adventures

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Carthago Adventures
Story by Christophe Bec, Alcante, and Giles Daoust & Art by Jaouen, Fafner, Brice Cossu, Alexis SentenacDrazen Kovacevic, and Aleksa Gajić

These five individual, but interlinked, stories see Donovan and billionaire Feiersinger combating all manner of malicious myths and monsters from the Californian Bigfoot and deadly African dinosaurs, to Arctic sea creatures and giant Canadian wolves. Whether driven by a taste for adventure, a passion for scientific curiosity, or simply by pure obsession, join our unrelenting heroes as they chase and encounter creatures that are as mythical as they are deadly.

Quick Facts about Carthago Adventures:
• The follow-up to Carthago featuring characters introduced or only alluded to in the original. 
• From acclaimed thriller author Christophe Bec (Carthago, Pandemonium, Sanctum, Shadows of Salamanca)
• Appeals to fans of cryptozoology, Jaws and The X-Files.
Christophe Bec won the Albert Uderzo Prize in 2005 (Best Young Talent for his series Lent)
Sanctum, also written by Christophe Bec, was nominated for best comic/cartoon album at both the Jules Verne Film Festival in Paris and the Detective Film Festival in Cognac.

Available below is the desktop wallpaper of Carthago Adventures. Click the picture to choose your resolution

Carthago Adventures arrives in stores June 28, 2017 with an MSRP of $34.95/£24.99

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Spotlight: The Metabarons Volume 2

Thursday, June 1, 2017

The Metabarons: Volume 2 - Aghnar & Oda
Story by Alejandro Jodorowsky and Art by Juan Gimenez

A must-read cult spin-off of The Incal, by Mœbius and Jodorowsky, centering around the fascinating lineage of the ultimate warrior. This collection introduces the Metabaron's bloodline and reveals the origins of their deep-seated principles. Find out the source of the family's vast wealth, learn why every Metabaron has cybernetic implants, and why the only way to become the next Metabaron is for him to defeat his own father in a mortal combat. Follow each successive generation as it struggles to overcome the forces amassed against it in a galaxy corrupted by greed, power, and terror.

Quick Facts about The Metabarons: Volume 2 - Aghnar & Oda:
• Now in affordable trade paperback editions!
• 2 of 4 volumes in the series that makes up The Metabarons.
• Featured in the acclaimed documentary Jodorowsky's Dune, one of Entertainment Weekly's top ten films of 2014.
• Like The IncalThe Metabarons is also set in the same space opera fictional universe known as the Jodoverse, in which most of Alejandro Jodorowsky-created science fiction comics take place.

Available below is the desktop wallpaper of The Metabarons: Volume 2 - Aghnar & Oda. Click the picture to choose your resolution

The Metabarons: Volume 2 - Aghnar & Oda arrives in stores June 7, 2017 with an MSRP of $14.95/£11.99

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