When a Boeing 777 lands at JFK International Airport and goes dark on the runway, the Centers for Disease Control, fearing a terrorist attack, call in Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team of expert biological-threat first responders. Only an elderly pawnbroker from Spanish Harlem suspects a darker purpose behind the eventan ancient threat intent on covering mankind in darkness. From director Guillermo del Toro and novelist Chuck Hogan (_Prince of Thieves_)! Adapted for comics by Eisner Award-winning writer David Lapham!
As an eclipse covers New York City in midday darkness, Dr. Ephraim Goodweather and his team from the Centers for Disease Control struggle to find an explanation for what happened to flight 753. But when the symptoms don't add up to chemical warfare, and bizarre circumstances unexplained by modern medicine arise, Ephraim begins to entertain the ramblings of a Holocaust survivor who knows too much about this unknown threat. Based on the vampire novels from Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan (_Prince of Thieves_)! Adapted by David Lapham (_Stray Bullets_) and artist Mike Huddleston (_Butcher Baker, the Righteous Maker_)! "After conquering the film, TV and novel world, multihyphenate Guillermo del Toro set his sights on his childhood love: comic books."_Variety_
STRAY BULLETS CONTINUES WITH THE BEGINNING OF A BRAND-NEW ARC OF STORIES! SUNSHINE AND ROSES is about violence, love, and really bad decisions. The Baltimore underworld is falling apart at the seams and blood has been spilt. Where and when things went to hell in a handbasket can be traced back to a time a few years earlier, when a man named Harry ran the city, Spanish Scott and Monster enforced the rules, and an insecure young man named Orson met a wild and crazy girl named Beth. The two together cooked up the boldest, most outlandish, and just about the stupidest plan ever devised-- a plan to steal a whole lot of HarryÕs money and drugs and get a little revenge along the way. While every issue of STRAY BULLETS presents a complete story, the start of each new arc is the perfect place to jump on board and see what everybody else is talking about.
One of the most acclaimed crime series ever returns! When Gary Goldsmith and his young son Asa are involved in a deadly hit and run, their night goes from bad to worse when their grisly deed is witnessed by a disturbing stranger. Find out what thirty dollars, a dirty diaper, and a girl named Yummy will reveal about the true meaning of life in a little story we like to call ÒThe Love Ride.Ó Featuring the return of Spanish Scott! This new arc of stories about life and love and all the things we do to kill them starts out in the best noir tradition, then turns the genre on its ear. Would you expect any less? If you've never read STRAY BULLETS before, jump in here. Hell, jump in anywhere. Every issue always presents a complete story that fits into a larger whole.
Nightwing and Robin guest-star in a one-shot that finds that the only event that can pull the Dark Knight away from "No Man's Land" is the DAY OF JUDGMENT! While Batman's outside Gotham, dead gangsters are rising from their graves and trying to take back their old territories. It's up to Robin and Nightwing to hold down the fort and rescue several of Oracle's operatives who've crossed paths with the gang. The battle lines are drawn between good and evil in Gotham, with Oracle herself caught in the middle.
Forget everything you know about the Phantom as Dynamite, Alex Ross, and Scott (Buck Rogers) Beatty present the ultimate tale of loss, redemption, and revenge! This is The Last Phantom! Redesigned with the utmost care by Alex Ross - who also provides incredible covers for the series (along with variants by Blackest Night artist Joe Prado), the visuals of the Phantom pay homage to the old, while presenting the Ghost Who Walks for a whole new audience. And what better writer than Scott Beatty to enhance the vision, having created a fan-favorite and acclaimed take on another classic character in the Dynamite stable - Buck Rogers! Featuring the Dynamite debut of Eduardo Ferigato, The Last Phantom is the next must-read from Dynamite! Collecting the entire six-issue series, with a complete cover gallery.
Nina: Spoiled, a user, undeniably beautiful. The perfect femme fatale. A tragic past has left her a prisoner in a prison without bars. Now all she has is a brief window of freedom to find the only person who can help her escape and exact her revenge. But as the clock ticks toward her approaching doom--the only person who can help her can barely help himself...
Spanish Scott, The Finger Man, Beth, Ron, Monster, Mike Hussey...These are just a few of the killers Virginia Applejack has known in her short life. The effect of knowing this collection of cutthroats has never been fully realized until now. As her safe place falls apart, Virginia realizes that the unraveling of her life began with one person, one incident, long buried. To put it rightÑto excise the cancer eating at her soul and cursing those around herÑshe may have to do the unthinkable. Virginia Applejack may have to add her own name to her long list of KILLERS.
What happens when when you find out you've been living in a prison your whole life and had no idea? What happens when everything you thought was good is really bad and everything you've been told is bad is really good? And what happens when you know if you make the right choice your life will become a nightmare beyond your imagination? Tonight Eli is going to find out. He's going to put his soul on the line and find out who he really is even if it kills him...or someone else. You've never read anything like these sometimes happy, sometimes sad, but always desperate...TALES FROM THE BOX.
Dr. Ephraim Goodweather scrambles to prevent a possible epidemic and find out what caused the deaths of hundreds of passengers on Flight 753. Terrorism? Chemical warfare? An airborne disease? None of the likely candidates have reared their heads, but as the first night since the incident at JFK International Airport falls on Manhattan, the question is ... what will? * Based on the novel trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan! * Adapted for comics by Eisner Award-winning writer David Lapham (_Stray Bullets_) and artist Mike Huddleston (_Butcher Baker_, _The Coffin_)! * "After conquering the film, TV and novel world, multihyphenate Guillermo del Toro set his sights on his childhood love: comic books."--Variety
Collects MURDER ME DEAD #1-9. After a decade out-of-print, another great El Capitan graphic novel returns! David Lapham's love letter to classic noir takes you down the long, dark road of obsession, sex, betrayal, and murder. Peeling back the carefully constructed facades of each character, he exposes the true nature of their humanity and propels you toward a final, horrifying revelation.
When her niece, missing for almost a year, shows up on her doorstep with a horrifying secret, Carol Hogarth will find out that people can be poison...especially if that person is named Virginia Applejack.ÊFind out what best friends, worst enemies, an artificial leg, and a bottle of rum all have to do withÊ"THE KILLER WHO AWOKE BEFORE DAWN."
The first night has fallen, and pale creatures roam the streets as a dark shadow creeps over New York City. Dr. Ephraim Goodweather is no closer to solving the mystery behind these strange incidents, andthough he doesn't know ita new visitor to the city has arrived with plans to thwart his efforts even further! Adapting the novels from Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan! Adapted by David Lapham (_Stray Bullets_) and Mike Huddleston (_Butcher Baker_)! A horrifying outbreak puts a terrifying twist on the vampire genre!
An inexplicable epidemic that's mutating people into bloodthirsty beasts forces Dr. Ephraim Goodweather to turn to an unlikely source for help. What secrets might be revealed in a pawnshop in Brooklyn? A plague is coming. Is it already too late to save Manhattan from this vampiric menace? Adapting the Strain Trilogy from director Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan! "This is cerebral horror with a dark, beastly side just waiting to pounce." -Comic Book Resources
Dr. Ephraim Goodweather's failure to kill the Master-the ancient vampire behind the epidemic infesting New York City-has led the former alcoholic to relapse as the city burns around him. It's the end of the world, but Eph, beaten but not dead, has still got to protect his son Zack from his mother, who's now a bloodthirsty vampire that craves her child more than any artery. * From the mind of visionary filmmaker Guillermo del Toro and novelist Chuck Hogan. * Ongoing series continuing the story of the critically acclaimed comic _The Strain_. "Essential reading."-Bleeding Cool "The subtle build of tension and terror still peppers every page."-IGN
Consistently a step ahead of the Centers for Disease Control, elderly pawnbroker Abraham Setrakian seems to have an intimate knowledge of the epidemic rapidly spreading across New York City and the hideous creatures it's spawning. How does he know what's happening? Where did he learn about the grotesque monsters roaming the streets at night? And, most importantly, does he know how to stop them? The scope of the mystery widens as the man who seemingly has all the answers reveals his history in the extermination camps of Nazi-occupied Poland and his first encounter with the beast behind Manhattan's invasion. Adapting the Strain Trilogy novels from director Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan! "This is cerebral horror with a dark, beastly side just waiting to pounce."Comic Book Resources
Trapped in a tunnel below the Hudson River, Dr. Ephraim Goodweather's son Zack and Dr. Nora Martinez fight for their lives against an onslaught of vampires commanded by Zack's mother! Meanwhile, though the Master's evil plan has almost sealed humanity's fate, his oldest enemy, Abraham Setrakian, may have discovered the key to victory. * Soon to be a TV show on FX! "A fun action horror comic."Geeks of Doom
**Read the comic! Watch the series!** As Ephraim Goodweather descends further into madness, dissecting an injured vampire and convinced that he can find something within its physiology that will give the rebellion an advantage, Vasiliy Fet finds an unlikely ally and makes a deal with someone very close to the Master. Meanwhile, Nora Martinez finds herself within the gates of the mysterious and terrifying Camp Liberty, a place no one ever leaves. * The final chapter in the Strain Trilogyby Guillermo del Toro and novelist Chuck Hoganbegins here!
With the return of STRAY BULLETS, it's time to roll out the "by story arc" trades of DAVID LAPHAM's influential crime masterpiece.... These are their stories. Follow the lost lives of people who are savagely torn apart by events beyond their control. As the innocent world of an imaginative little girl is shattered when she witnesses a brutal double murder. Or an introverted young boy on the verge of manhood gets a lesson on just how far is too far when he falls for a needy woman who lives life in the fast lane. Or party with a pair of low-rent hoods who learn about what is really important in life just when they shouldn't. And even learn the story of the most infamous gangster who ever lived, Amy Racecar, who talks to God, lunches with the President, and just may be responsible for the end of the world. These are some of the tales that will rip out your guts and break your heart. Collects STRAY BULLETS #1-7.
The long awaited conclusion to ÒHiJinks and Derring-DoÓ arrives with a thirty-two pages of cover-to-cover action and suspense. Virginia Applejack's return home has turned into a disaster of blackmail, tragedy, brutality, motherly love, dismemberment, kidnapping and now...murder. Watch it all come to a head as Virginia faces the unhinged Mike Hussy with Leon's life on the line. Will a missing finger, a pile of cocaine, and a basket of laundry be enough to stop eight rounds of white-hot lead? School's out forever..
Read the comic! Watch the series! While leading heat-stricken and water-deprived Roman soldiers through the scorching desert to fight back against the Berber hordes, Quinlan uncovers a grave scheme that has the potential to obliterate his troops entirely. The origin of Mr. Quinlan from The Strainby Pan's Labyrinth and Pacific Rim director Guillermo del Toro and writer David Laphambegins here!
The origin of Mr. Quinlan! A vampiric abomination seeks to destroy the monster that sired him. Born as a mistake of a powerful vampire known as the Master and raised in the brutal gladiatorial arenas of ancient Rome, Mr. Quinlan must survive long enough to carry out his mission when his target begins hunting him. Go back to the beginnings of a popular characterfrom The Strain. Watch The Strain on FX!
First appearance of RIPCORD! The latest candidate for G.I. JOE status may already be dead! Meet Wallace Weems, a soldier everybody calls RIPCORD. Lost in a forbidding jungle, Ripcord has one mission: SURVIVE! And if he doesn't outwit, outfight, and outlast the terrorists hunting him, thousands more might die!
Nightwing: Year One part 1! Before Dick Grayson can get on with life, he must look back at his early years, starting with his last caper as the Dark Knight's partner Robin, the Boy Wonder!
After being fired by Batman, the former Robin seeks direction and understanding under the bright lights of Metropolis. But the Man of Steel may not have time to help Dick after a team of mad bombers threatens to blow up his city! "Nightwing: Year One" part 2, guest-starring Superman.
The newly christened Nightwing hits the streets for the first time! But it'll take a night of crime-fighting against Gotham's worst--including the Joker--to win Batgirl over. Plus, Nightwing's first encounter with the new Robin: Jason Todd! "Nightwing: Year One" part 4.
Here it is: Robin's baptism by fire as he dons the costume of Robin, the Boy Wonder for the first time and patrols the night by Batman's side. In his earliest adventures, Robin learns very quickly that what he thought would be fun is actually a matter of life and death. And in the action-packed origin of the original Batgirl, explore Barbara Gordon's transformation from average citizen into costumed super-heroine.
The final chapter in the fabulous saga of young Dick Grayson! Robin's healed, but Two-Face remains at large, and a citywide manhunt is falling woefully short. While Harvey Dent is on the loose, Robin must prepare himself to face the man who nearly killed him during their first encounter!
After last month's disastrous first encounter with Two-Face, Dick learned the terrible sacrifice he must make in order to serve Batman and protect the greater good. But before his wounds even have time to heal, Dick meets an icy stranger ready to bathe Gotham's streets in cold blood!
The fate of the Slab, Shilo Norman, and the rest of the staff is revealed. Far from dead, they're in a very special kind of hell and their only allies are a bunch of villains. Plus, President Luthor has had enough of the Joker and sends armed forces to put a permanent stop to the mad antics!