Every month publishers release their monthly solicits for the coming months. Sometimes publishers like Dynamite Entertainment give us an exclusive early look at some. Here's what you can expect from some of their titles in March 2014. Keep in mind, this is in no way close to their full solicits, which will be released later.
ASH AND THE ARMY OF DARKNESS #5
Writer(s): Steve Niles
Artist(s): Dennis Calero
Everything comes to a head as Ash and Sheila fight their way out of the Dark Wood. The Deadites, under the leadership of the possessed Wiseman, have grown an army twice the size they had before and this time they are determined to destroy Arthur’s castle and retrieve the Book of the Dead once and for all.
ASH AND THE ARMY OF DARKNESS ANNUAL 2014
Cover Artist(s): Dennis Calero
Writer(s): Shannon Eric Denton
Artist(s): Nacho Tenorio
Stranded in the 1300’s, Ash Williams leads a war against evil as he searches for a way home to the present day. Ash’s search is complicated when his soul is stolen by three witches and the only way for him to go home is to follow them from time period to time period and recover the parts of his missing soul. Ash must once again rise up against the forces of evil and their army of darkness if he is to have any hope of ever returning to the modern world he left behind.
ARMY OF DARKNESS OMNIBUS TP VOL 1 (NEW PRINTING)
Cover Artist(s): John Bolton
Made available again in a brand-new printing, Dynamite presents the first 18 issues of the acclaimed Army of Darkness series in one massive omnibus! Featuring the movie adaptation based on the screenplay by Sam and Ivan Raimi, and illustrated by John Bolton, as well as the first four story arcs from the ongoing series -- Ashes to Ashes, Shop till You Drop (Dead), Ash vs. Re-Animator, Old School, and the shorts stories presented in Tales of the Army of Darkness! Featuring the work of Andy (Danger Girl) Hartnell, James (Freddy vs. Ash vs. Jason) Kuhoric and so many more (including a short story by Robert (Walking Dead) Kirkman! Also includes a complete cover gallery!
BAD ASS #3 (OF 4)
Cover Artist(s): Bruno Bessadi
Writer(s): Herik Hanna
Artist(s): Bruno Bessadi
Dead End has finally reached his namesake-- there is nowhere to run and nowhere to hide, especially once the Black Snake gets on his trails. As a wealthy vigilante, the Black Snake feels that it's his job to bring the deviously cunning Dead End to justice. But Dead End won't go easy. After some shocking revelations into his origin story, it becomes clear that Dead End is no run of the mill villain-- he is a tried and true psychopath with sharp wit in place of emotions.
LORDS OF MARS VOL. 1 TPB
Cover: Alex Ross
Writer(s): Arvid Nelson
Artist(s): Roberto Castro, Alex Ross
Two legends of science fiction and fantasy literature collide in an epic crossover event! Tarzan, the legendary Lord of the Jungle, has claimed his title as a British nobleman, but his very life is threatened when a hunting excursion among high society goes disastrously wrong. Meanwhile, John Carter, the Warlord of Mars, responds to a veiled threat from his defeated enemies. Though separated by millions of miles, these champions of Mars and Earth are drawn together by a sinister cult and manipulated into a deadly confrontation. With their lives and those of their beloved Jane and Dejah Thoris on the line, can these iconic heroes put aside their differences and survive the Thern plot... and a thousand rampaging White Apes? Includes a cover gallery of over a dozen cover editions from the Lords of Mars comic book series. "The book is sold as bold and promises the team up of a lifetime." — Bloody Disgusting
NOIR #5 (OF 5)
Cover Artist(s): Ardian Syaf
Writer(s): Victor Gischler
Artist(s): Andrea Mutti
FINAL ISSUE! Lost in the labyrinth of the Templars and separated from the others, Miss Fury must outwit the demented Minerva and the Mohawk Akash. Meanwhile, The Black Sparrow has problems of her own. The sadistic Orlando has overdosed on Dr. Ravels super serum and he's out for blood. And just what is the lost treasure of the Templars that the Mohawks guard so jealously? Find out in the exciting conclusion of NOIR!
THE TWILIGHT ZONE #3
Cover Artist(s): Francesco Francavilla
Writer(s): J. Michael Straczynski
Artist(s): Guiu Vilanova
When Trevor Richmond left behind his old life, the last thing he expected was that someone else might move in to take his place. But that's exactly what has happened. Who is the man everyone now knows as Trevor? Where did he come from, and maybe more to the point...what does he want? The secrets are revealed right here...
TUROK: DINOSAUR HUNTER #2
Writer(s): Greg Pak
Artist(s): Mirko Colak
THE GOLD KEY UNIVERSE CONTINUES! It is 1210 AD, and destructive invaders – both reptilian and human – have ravaged Turok's land. Will the outcast Turok defend the tribe that shunned him, or side with these freakish new warriors? Prepare for history-twisting carnage from superstar GREG PAK (Batman/Superman) and MIRKO COLAK (Conan)!
VAMPIRELLA ARCHIVES VOL. 9 HC
Cover Artist(s): Enrich
The supernatural sensation Vampirella welcomes you to the latest spine-chilling volume in the Vampirella Archives! Join the iconic horror hostess in over thirty terrifying tales from issues #57 through #64 of the celebrated 1970s Vampirella Magazine. The finest macabre masters of an era (Jose Gonzalez, Carmine Infantino, Dick Gordano, Gonzalo Mayo, and more) deliver vicious vignettes and featured fright-fests like "City of Ghosts", "Little Monsters", and "The Sultana's Revenge", each a vintage classic guaranteed to curdle the blood!
WARLORD OF MARS: DEJAH THORIS #37
Writer(s): Robert Place Napton
Artist: Debora Carita
Dejah meets a new race on Mars, getting more than she bargained for as she is confronted with an old foe. Meanwhile, her niece continues her dangerous game of deception, as she plots to destroy the royal family of Helium.