Four tales dedicated to exploring the magic of friendship. First Applejack and Pinkie Pie enter a baking contest, then The Cutie Mark Crusaders team up with Discord, Spike enlists Princess Celestia to help him find a birthday present, and finally Twilight Sparkle and Shining Armor chase down a mysterious ghost. Collects issues #1_4.
Literature: overrated. Morality: expendable. Midnight is right for some over-the-top sex and violence, and this Grindhouse double feature is packing the aisles with blood 'n' guts and T 'n' A! Gasp as insatiable alien insects overtake a Southern town with only a one-eyed deputy to stop them in "Bee Vixens from Mars"! Shudder as the sexy lady convicts of Block E revolt against an insane warden in "Prison Ship Antares"! Tremble in anticipation at the gallery of shocking "coming attractions"! Get filthy with this unique experience from Alex de Campi's Grindhouse: Doors Open at Midnight!
It's God vs. girl as Veronica and Britt fight the power, armed only with orgasms! And if they aren't coming, the Earth is going! ** Alex de Campi** (_Archie vs. Predator_) concludes _Grindhouse_ with a bang! Milo Manara's cover is too hot for _Previews_! _Grindhouse_ is a hit. It's wild, it's crazy, and it's for adults. If you're a fan of grindhouse cinema, Quentin Tarantino, and everything else you can lump into that group this one is for you.� Comic Book Therapy
Introducing a brand new ongoing series! Dedicated to exploring the magic that arises from the friendship of two different ponies, prepare for anything in this fun-filled team-team up comic! Our first pony pairing features none other than Applejack and Pinkie Pie! When the two enter a baking contest, you can bet the culinary hijinks are going to get messy!
Garcia is back, and this time the shotgun-toting Latina is sporting the latest in bad-ass cybernetic enhancements! But can her new augmentations prepare her for the giant man-eating ticks that now rise from a small southern town's mysterious blood lagoon?! * Alex de Campi (_Smoke/Ashes_, _Lady Zorro_) brings the noise! * Superstar cover artist **Francesco Francavilla**! * Every two issues of _Grindhouse_ tells a complete story! _Grindhouse_ is a hit. It's wild, it's crazy, and it's for adults. If you're a fan of grindhouse cinema, Quentin Tarantino, and everything else you can lump into that group this one is for you.� Comic Book Therapy
When ravenous monster ticks creep forth from the disgusting and mysterious blood lagoon, only Garcia and her posse can defend the residents of a small southern burg from the enormous arachnids! Don't miss the gore-engorged conclusion to _Blood Lagoon_! - Alex de Campi (_Smoke/Ashes, Lady Zorro_) makes you take your medicine! - Chris Peterson (_Sex, Grim Leaper_) adds the sweet, sweet sugar!
_Grindhouse_ is back in blaxploitation! On orders from the Bureau of Organized Terrorism Intervention (B.O.O.T.I.), superfly superspy Lady Danger came to make trouble in a CIA-backed Chinese general turned drug lord's neighborhood. Now it's his turn to make trouble in herswith lots of guns and ninjas! And bimbos, also! Alex de Campi (_Smoke/Ashes_, _Lady Zorro_) kicks terrorist ass! _Lady Danger_'s high-voltage conclusion!
It had to happen! _Grindhouse_ goes blaxploitation! When the US has trouble overseas, it sends the Bureau of Organized Terrorism Intervention's top agent: Lady Danger. But when the Bulletproof Bae falls afoul of a Thai drug lord with ties to the CIA, of course the established US security agencies will help the upstart, mostly black B.O.O.T.I. defend itself, right? Right?! * Look for Alex de Campi on _Archie vs. Predator_ in 2015!
**HE'S IN RIVERDALE WITH A FEW DAYS TO KILL!** America's favorite teen meets the galaxy's fiercest hunter! Archie and friends hit Costa Rica for Spring Break, where party games and beach games are soon replaced by the Most Dangerous Game! What mysterious attraction does the gang hold for the trophy-collecting Predator, and will the kids even realize they're in danger before it claims them all? - The wildest Archie crossover ever (and that's saying something)! - From Alex de Campi (_Grindhouse_, _My Little Pony_) - Art by _Archie_ veterans Fernando Ruiz and Rich Koslowski!
Reporter Katie Shah's exposés of the corruption of the English ruling class put her in the crosshairs of powerful men on a good day. Smoke and Ashes tells the stories of the bad days; as she and assassin Rupert Cain become targets of a sinister cabal bent on controlling the nation's oil and of a psychotic intelligence that has uploaded itself onto the Internet! EISNER NOMINEE FOR BEST LIMITED SERIES! * Art by Dan McDaid; Carla Speed McNeil; Bill Sienkiewicz; Igor Kordey; Richard Pace; Colleen Doran; and more! "Alex de Campi makes the wonderful look effortless. I'm buying this; and you should too; if you have any sense at all."-Gail Simone (Batgirl; Secret Six) "There is a dedication to expanding the language of comic books; the kind of thing you rarely see these days." -Bleeding Cool
Since her arrival at Dover Academy, the one person Kat has been able to depend on is her best friend Mee-Seen, better known as Mouse. But when Mouse gets a crush on the new art teacher, a misunderstanding comes between the two friends -- and a class trip to the art museum only makes it worse! When a famous painting is stolen right under their noses, will Kat and Mouse be able to smooth things out in time to catch the thief?
**THE GANG FIGHTS BACK!** As casualties continue to mount, it's up to Betty and Veronica to put aside their differences if the gang hopes to rid Riverdale of the Predator menacebut can the girls keep their claws out of each other long enough to keep the Predator's claws out of everyone?! Look at these _Archie vs. Predator_ comic covers and weep at their glory.�io9
**A mash-up for the ages.�_USA Today_** Archie and the gang head back to Riverdale, but the vicious extraterrestrial Predator is in hot pursuit! When the kids determine that Betty and Veronica are the targets, they devise a secret weaponJughead in drag! * Variant covers by Dustin Nguyen (_Batman Eternal_, _Adventure Time_) and Robert Hack (_Chilling Adventures of Sabrina_)! * **IT'S OPEN SEASON ON ARCHIE!**
**FULL-METAL (VARSITY) JACKET!** The Predator has tallied his first kills from the ranks of the Riverdale gang! Can they turn the tables without Riverdale becoming a smoking ruinand without getting detention? Art by _Archie_ vets Fernando Ruiz and Rich Koslowski! Variant covers by Paul Pope and Kelley Jones!
Literature: overrated. Morality: expendable. Tonight is right for some over- the-top sex and violence! Bringing the flavor of midnight exploitation flicks to comics, _Grindhouse_ delivers four two-issue gore operas, starting with "Bee Vixens from Mars," pitting a one-eyed southern Latina deputy against lusty alien chicks bent on laying eggs in the entire male population! First issue in a brand-new series of B-movie masterpieces! Eisner nominee Alex de Campi (_Smoke, Ashes_) is a writer to watch in 2013! Future arcs feature art from Simon Fraser (_2000 AD_), Federica Manfredi (_True Blood, Hack/Slash_), and Gary Erskine (_The Mask_)!
_Grindhouse's_ final arc is guaranteed to get your green blood running hot! Plucked from the tentacles of doom by angels, Veronica and Britt find a new home on a spaceship that runs on a very special, very hot and sweaty energy. Nebulina� is ready to launch, and we've got three words for you: Sex! In! Space! **Alex de Campi** (_Archie vs. Predator_) brings _Grindhouse_ to its mind-blowing climax! First issue in the final, sexy new arc! **Contains explicit content**
**48 pages for only $4.99!** When the skin of a cyclist turns up in a public pool minus all of its innards, Fred Van Lente's Detective Greene is on the casehe's the bizarre, towering redhead who tackles New York's weirdest crimes. And Mike Grell returns to Tarzan with _Tarzan and the Gods of Opar_.� Plus, new chapters of Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic,_ Sergio Aragon̩s's _Groo_, Brendan McCarthy's _Dream Gang,_ and Ed Brisson's _Murder Book_, featuring art from JD Faith! Dark Horse's prestigious anthology series . . . showcases emerging talent alongside some of the greatest writers, artists and cartoonists comics has to offer, as well as promising new and underground talents.�ComicsAlliance
**Eisner, Harvey, and Stumptown award winner!** Carla Speed McNeil's _Finder_ returns to _Dark Horse Presents_ with a new serial entitled Torch.� Shawn Aldridge and Julius Gopez weave a terminal tale of superheroism in _Last Act_. Steve Horton and Chris Marrinan's _Mike Fortune_ delivers adventure, and David Chelsea brings us a _Snow Angel_ Halloween! Plus, new chaptersofAlex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_ andBrendan McCarthy's _Dream Gang_! By providing creators with a forum for creative expression for almost 30 years, _Dark Horse Presents_ ensures that while the comics anthology may never be as prevalent as it once was, it will always have a place in the medium.�Kabooooom **Finder returns!**
The correctional transport ship _Antares_ is home to the baddest beauties this side of the Milky Way, but when their demented warden starts taking her jollies from the prisoners' hides, the babes of Block E fix to bust out! Trashtastic cover by Francesco Francavilla! Artist Simon Fraser (_2000 AD_) joins writer Alex de Campi (_Smoke_, _Valentine_)!
Just because _Grindhouse_ #1 was the most messed-up comic you've read this year, don't think #2 can't top it! The bee vixens' queen is ten feet of pissed-off buzzing stinger, and the only one left to stop her is shotgun- wielding, motorcycle-straddling Deputy Garcia. Good thing she don't take no bull! Eisner nominee Alex de Campi (_Smoke_, _Ashes_) is a writer to watch in 2013! The sick and twisted conclusion to Bee Vixens from Mars�!
**Eisner, Harvey, and Stumptown Award winner!** Sergio Aragon̩s's Groo gets involved in politics, and that's not good for man, woman, or child in the final chapter of The Kids Who Would Be Kings�! Plus, Victor Santos's spymaster Black Kaiser, from _Polar: Came from the Cold_, joins an espionage team set to infiltrate a dangerous organization . . . but can he trust them? Who will betray them? Make sure to look out for _Polar: Eye for an Eye_, the second spy-noir collection of Santos's celebrated web comic, in stores this month! * New chapters of Fred Van Lente and Guiu Vilanova's _Greene_, Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_, Brendan McCarthy's _Dream Gang,_ and Mike Grell's _Tarzan_! Dark Horse's prestigious anthology series . . . showcases emerging talent alongside some of the greatest writers, artists and cartoonists comics has to offer, as well as promising new and underground talents.�ComicsAlliance
Here comes Uncle Creepy to tingle your spine with all-new tales of terror! Alex de Campi (_Grindhouse_) and Henrik S. Jonsson (_Detective Comics_) present a lovers' quarrel full of mischief, while Doug Moench (_Batman_) unleashes ancient alarm from an Aztec tomb! * Frontispiece by Bruce Timm (_Batman: The Animated Series_)! * Cover by J. G. Jones (_Final Crisis_)!
_Grindhouse_ is back from the dead, and it's meaner, badder, and dirtier than ever! In the first of four new exploitation opuses, _Scalped_'s R. M. Gu̩ra joins series writer Alex de Campi for Slay Ride,� a brutal holiday tale of revenge and supernatural terror in the driven snow! * We're back, just in time to celebrate the holidays in bloody style! * From the perverted mind of Alex de Campi (_Smoke/Ashes_, _Lady Zorro_)! * World-renowned artist R. M. Gu̩ra (_Django Unchained_, _Scalped_)!
The maniacal warden of the prison ship _Antares_ has pushed its comely cons to the limits of human endurancebut these bad mamas won't take their punishment lying down! Alex de Campi and Simon Fraser dish up the riotous finale to "Prison Ship _Antares_" in the proud sexploitation tradition! The Prison Ship _Antares_� arc comes to its sexy, depraved conclusion! Sensationally sick! Titillatingly twisted! Phenomenally fun! "Alex de Campi is a writer of tremendous talent and, more importantly, a creator of genuine vision."-Mark Waid (_Daredevil_)
Matt Kindt and Scott Kolins deliver an exciting prologue to their new superhero science-fiction series _PastAways_, in which the team shows up in the present for the first time! Dig into a short story featuring Simon Roy's Paleolithic shaman detective Tiger Lungthen buy the hardcover collection of _Tiger Lung_ this month! Check out Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_; Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, and Andy Kuhn's _Wrestling with Demons_; and Peter Tomasi and Keith Champagne's _The Mighty_, written by Champagne, with art by Leonard Kirk! Plus, read another Ed Brisson _Murder Book_ story, featuring art from Brian Level! **Won the 2014 Best Anthology Eisner and Harvey Awardfor the third year running!**
Chloe's diamond necklace has been stolen by the Artful Dodger, and it's up to Kat and Mouse to find it. However, this is no ordinary middle school mistery, and to solve it, Kat must at last determine the Dodger's true identity. By the time this case is solved, Dover Academy will be shaken to its very core!
**_Scalped_ artist R. M. Gu̩ra!** When you think of comics that really bring the Christmas spirit, put _Grindhouse_ at the top of your naughty list! We're leaving sex and violence under your tree this year, as the desolate plains of the West fall victim to a terrifying quartet of cold-hearted demons, in Slay Ride�'s gory climax! * The nasty holiday gem Slay Ride� concludes! * **Alex de Campi** (_Smoke/Ashes_, _Lady Zorro_) is back with a vengeance! * **R. M. Gu̩ra** (_Scalped_, _Django Unchained_) paints the snow red!
**Cover by Alex Ross!** Why is Odin wielding Thor's hammer? Find out in Joe Casey and Jim Rugg's thunderous _Odin's Mighty Return_! Ed Brisson's gritty crime comic _Murder Book_ comes to _DHP_, featuring a tale illustrated by _Moon Knight_ artist Declan Shalvey! Plus, new chapters of Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_; Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, and Andy Kuhn's _Wrestling with Demons_; Tyler Jenkins's _The_ _Chaining_; and Peter Tomasi and Keith Champagne's _The Mighty_, written by Champagne with art by Leonard Kirk. * Multiple Eisner and Harvey Award winner! * Won the 2014 Best Anthology Eisner awardthree years in a row! * Joe Casey and Jim Rugg put the hammer down!
Venus Rising part 1 of 2. Diana agreed to represent the Justice League as the first space station for harvesting Venusian fuel gases is brought online. But the entrepreneur in charge of the project may be hiding something, and he's not the only one...Venus itself has some big surprises in store!
Clad in her fallen brother's armor, massacre survivor Branwyn vows to repay every drop of blood that was spilled during the slaughter of her wedding party. But her mission turns even more horrific than expected when the true authors of her torment are revealed in the grisly conclusion to Bride of Blood�! * Cover by Dan Panosian! * _Hack/Slash_ and _True Blood_'s Federica Manfredi brings the hurt! * Eisner nominee Alex de Campi (_Smoke_, _Ashes_) will make you squirm!
Lace up for the Flesh Feast�! Built on the site of a Puritan-era curse, Camp Oneida is better known today for vicious hockey matches and even more intense pie fights! But when the Devil Doll returns to seduce and kill once more, the Oneida hockey girls make with the high-sticking! * Gary Erskine (_Judge Dredd_, _The Mask_) joins the mayhem! * Alex de Campi (_Smoke_, _Valentine_) brings her blood-and-guts A-game!
**Eisner and Harvey award winner!** After a demon steals a child's soul, occult professor Alice Creed must track down the evil culprit in Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_. A new tale of conspiratorial superheroics from the world of Peter Tomasi and Keith Champagne's _The Mighty_, written by Keith Champagne with art by Leonard Kirk! Plus, Evan Dorkin delivers eight hilarious pages of _House of Fun_! New chapters of Jimmy Palmiotti, Justin Gray, and Andy Kuhn's _Wrestling with Demons_ and Tyler Jenkins's _The Chaining_ fill out the rest of this awesome issue! * The award-winning series returns at a new price$4.99! * New 48-page format! Seriously, this is comics' best kept secret trove of great comics.�Comic Book Resources
Lady Zorro is called back to Alta California to recover a sacred Chumash war axe, stolen by mercenary soldiers. Only she can stop an all-out bloody war across the ranchos, and more deaths like those that consumed her family... if she can stay on mission! When an opportunity for ultimate vengeance presents itself, can she ignore it? Or will the fiery desire to put her greatest foe six feet underground consume Lady Zorro... and all of Alta California with it? A violent, sexy tale of intrigue and swashbuckling as the female Fox must use all her assets to get herself out of trouble.
Alex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_ returns! Occult professor Alice Creed has rules when it comes to magic, and she's broken themand breaking mystical rules never goes well! Plus, new chapters of Michael May and Jason Copland's _Kill All Monsters_, Anthony Zicari and Oscar Capristo's _Grimm Arcane_, Ken Pisani and Arturo Lauria's _Colonus_, andRich Woodall and Craig Rousseau's _Kyrra: Alien Jungle Girl_! Fabian Rangel Jr. and Pablo Clark's _Black Past_ concludes!
When Kat's dad gets a job as a science teacher at a posh private school, things seem perfect -- that is, until Kat's rich, popular classmates shove her to the bottom of the social heap just for being smart. And bad turns to worse when an anonymous student blackmails Kat's dad to give the class better grades! Can Kat and her new friend, the rebellious computer nerd Mouse, find the real culprits before Kat's dad loses his job?
**Eisner, Harvey, and Stumptown award winner!** Steven Grant and Paul Gulacy resurrect the Warren Publishing character the Rooka time-traveling, gunslinging monster fighter! And the next chapter of Brendan McCarthy's _Dream Gang_ begins here! Plus, new chaptersofAlex de Campi and Jerry Ordway's _Semiautomagic_ andRich Woodall and Craig Rousseau's _Kyrra: Alien Jungle Girl_! Michael May and Jason Copland's _Kill All Monsters_ and Anthony Zicari and Oscar Capristo's _Grimm Arcane_ conclude!
This issue is packed from cover to cover with stories by some of comics' greatest creators. Ron Marz teams up with Richard Clark to tell a thrilling tale of human sacrifice and swift justice starring Solomon Kane. Alex de Campi and Marc Laming adapt Howard's famed fable The Dark Man,� and John Ostrander pens a brand-new story starring the Cimmerian swordsman Conan! Plus we reprint the timeless Kull tale Demon in a Silvered Glass� by Doug Moench and John Bolton! * All-star writers **Alex de Campi**, **John Ostrander**, **Ron Marz**, and **Doug Moench**!
As winter sets in, the students of Dover Academy have one thing on their minds -- the Snow Ball, Dover's annual holiday dance. For Chloe, Mimi and Ruth, the Snow Ball is a chance to show off their expensive new dresses and cement their status as the most popular girls in school. But for Kat, it's the cause of much stress and anxiety. To go to the dance, she'll have to tutor Chloe in science. This could be the start of Dover's most unlikely friendship, but what happens when it's put to the test?