THE BOYS #55
Writer: Garth Ennis
Penciller/Inker: John McCrea
Beginning the four part “Barbary Coast”: Hughie travels out west to finally meet Lieutenant-Colonel Greg Mallory, the man who started The Boys. All kinds of secrets await our hero, beginning with the terrible story of the first supes to see action in World War Two. When the revelations cease, will Hughie return- or walk away from the team forever?
RED SONJA #55
Writer: Eric Trautmann
Penciller/Inker: Patrick Berkenkotter
What do you do when the war is over and your comrades are dead on the battlefield? You find the nearest tavern and drink a toast: “To Absent Friends.” Red Sonja considers her next move after the deadly conflicts in Shem (issues #51-#54), but where there’s a tavern, there’s some drunken fool who starts a fight…
DEAN KOONTZ’ FRANKENSTEIN: PRODIGAL SON VOL 2 #4
Writer: Dean Koontz and Chuck Dixon
Penciller/Inker: Scott Cohn
The undead Deucalion continues to aid Carson and Michael in their hunt for the rogue Detective Harker, who, in hiding, shares a disturbing secret with Father Duchaine. And will Erika be forced to pay the ultimate price now that Victor has discovered her insubordination? Find out in the penultimate chapter of DEAN KOONTZ’S FRANKENSTEIN!
BRING THE THUNDER #3 (OF 4)
Writer: Jai Nitz
Penciller/Inker: Wilson Tortosa
Wayne Russell tests out his new powers and discovers that someone is watching him. When he tries to track them down, he falls into a trap set by the local gang he encountered last issue. They have a surprise in store for their superpowered nemesis. Meanwhile, halfway around the world, trouble brews in Afghanistan when a man with similar powers emerges.