ASH, DRACULA AND JOHN BOLTON, OH MY! IN MAY!
New Series and Classic Collection Available For Pre-Order
March 14, 2006, Runnemede, NJ
– This coming May, Dynamite Entertainment serves up a double helping of Deadite goodness!
Beginning with the continuing adventures of Ash, AOD #9 also continues Ash’s battle with the classic horror of Dracula and his army of the undead! It’s all part of the lead-up to issues #12 and the 13th Anniversary of Army of Darkness! Don’t miss it!
ARMY OF DARKNESS #9 (MAR063124) -- Written By James Kuhoric And Art By Kevin Sharpe! Covers By Pablo Marcos, Nick Bradshaw, Kevin Sharpe, Plus A Surprise “Monsters” Cover!
A rampant vampire plague ravages New York rotting the Big Apple to the core. As hordes of vampire bats descend on the unsuspecting city, Ash orders up some whoop ass in a greasy spoon overrun by the undead. Armed with the boom stick and chainsaw Ash gives the bloodsuckers a taste of 21st century chutzpah. When Sugarbaby is turned into one of Dracula’s concubine, Ash discovers that a whack-job monster hunter may be his only chance to save the save the girl and his own soul. When the Necronomicon rears its blood inked head all hell breaks loose sending Ash on a time traveling snipe hunt to find the sole holy artifact capable of permanently killing the Prince of Vampires once and for all! The ultimate horror showdown continues as Ash faces off with Dracula!
FANS: BE SURE TO CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL RETAILER ABOUT THE KEVIN SHARPE 1-IN-15 VIRGIN INCENTIVE COVER!
FANS: BE SURE TO CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL RETAILER ABOUT THE 1-IN-35 SNEAK PEEK COVER TO ISSUE #10!
FOR ART AND MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT:
Also in May, the previously announced Army of Darkness Movie Adaptation Collected Hardcover Edition is now finally available for PRE-ORDER!
“We did offer this way back when during the very first AOD mini-series,”
explained Dynamite Spokesperson J. Allen. “And after a few unfortunate delay’s, we’re ready to release this masterpiece back to the fans in a definitive hardcover edition! We’re still toying with a softcover down the road, but this one is a MUST for your collection AOD fans!”
ARMY OF DARKNESS COLLECTION HARDCOVER (MAR063127) -- Featuring fully painted cover and interiors by John Bolton!
Written by Sam and Ivan Raimi, and painted by the legendary John Bolton, this Army of Darkness TPB presents the complete adaptation of the Army of Darkness feature film! Featuring 88 pages of non-stop Ash action, and release in conjunction with the launch of the new AOD comic book series, this TPB is a must-have for your reading collection!
Also features an interview with Bruce Campbell by writer Kurt Busiek who also provides the forward.
NOTE: SELF-COVER HARDCOVER AND SHIPPING IN JULY!
FOR ART AND MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT:
ABOUT DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling titles and properties. Beginning with their Army of Darkness comic book series – launching as the #1 independent comic in July of ’04 – and recently ranked the #1 selling Independent Horror comic -- and continuing to their best-selling Red Sonja series – issue #0 alone selling over 240,000 copies and ongoing issues and one-shots recently ranked among the best-selling titles in unit sales and dollar volume – and not only has Dynamite consistently released Red Sonja as THE top selling single comic outside of Marvel and DC Comics, Dynamite successfully places more titles in the Top 100 than most non-Marvel, non-DC publishers.
Now, in addition to the ongoing Red Sonja and AOD series, DYNAMITE is preparing and launching the all-new Painkiller Jane series from creators Joe Quesada and Jimmy Palmiotti; the Lone Ranger with Brett Matthews and John Cassaday, Battlestar Galactica with Greg Pak and Nigel Raynor, Classic Battlestar Galactica, the Re-Animator, Highlander, have launched Red Sonja Vs. Thulsa Doom with Luke Lieberman and Peter David and a Red Sonja Vs. Claw cross-over with DC Comics’ Wildstorm imprint, Dynamite has more on the horizon!
In addition to the creators mentioned - Dynamite works with some of the most high profile creators in comics, including Alex (Justice) Ross, John (Astonishing X-Men) Cassaday, Michael (Superman/Batman, Aspen Comics) Turner, Jim (All-Star Batman) Lee, Michael (Red Sonja) Avon Oeming, Mike (Red Sonja/X-Men) Carey, Jim (Justice) Kruegar, Greg (The Incredible Hulk) Pak, Brett (Serenity, The Lone Ranger) Matthews - as well as working with up and coming new talent and enhancing strong creators!
The company also produces new and classic material from such creators as Paul Gulacy, Doug Moench’s Six from Sirius, Carlos Trillo and Eduardo Risso’s Borderline and other titles, Jim Starlin Dreadstar, in addition to reprint editions of classic Red Sonja material and more.
For updated information on Dynamite Entertainment and their titles, please visit the Dynamite website at