RED SONJA FACES "DOOM OF THE GODS" IN MINI-SERIES FINALE!!!
The Next Great Dynamite Event, Sword of Red Sonja: Doom of the Gods, Concludes in January!
November 19, 2007, Runnemede, NJ
- DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT released images and information today concerning the conclusion to the latest Red Sonja mini-series event, The Sword of Red Sonja: Doom of the Gods. Issue #4 of the mini-series event is scheduled for a January release and features the writing talents of Red Sonja veteran Luke Lieberman, with co-writer Ethan Ryker and the debut of artist Lui Antonio with the stunning colors of Will (Savage Red Sonja: Queen of the Frozen Wastes) Murai. Doom of the Gods #4 will be available with covers by Paul Renaud, Aaron Lopresti, and Mel Rubi!
After three issues of ferocious battles against monsters, magic and madness, Red Sonja and Thulsa Doom face off in the concluding chapter of this special Sword of Red Sonja mini-series event! The world quakes as these two meet and the gods themselves stumble and fall before the power of the Thulsa Doom!
"It all comes down to this! " stated Doom of the Gods writer, Luke Lieberman.
Doom of the Gods is the follow-up to last years' immensely powerful Red Sonja versus Thulsa Doom mini-series by co-writers Peter David and Luke Lieberman with artist art by Will Conrad, and features the She-devil with a Sword in an epic battle against the powerful necromancer Thulsa Doom. Issue # 3 of Doom of the Gods is hitting stores early December, following the highly praised first two issues available in stores now!
Fans looking to travel with Red Sonja into her first battle against Thulsa Doom should check with their local comic and specialty retailer for the Red Sonja versus Thulsa Doom trade paperback, which collects the full mini-series event, including the "Wind of Doom" prelude. For a full listing of Red Sonja products and availability, visit www.dynamiteentertainment.com
SWORD OF RED SONJA: DOOM OF THE GODS #4 (NOV073462)
Writers: Luke Lieberman and Ethan Ryker; Penciller: Lui Antonio; Colorist: Will Murai; Covers: Paul Renaud (50%), Aaron Lopresti (25%), and Mel Rubi (25%)
Also available: SWORD OF RED SONJA: DOOM OF THE GODS #4 - FOIL COVER (NOV073462)
For art and more information please visit: http://www.dynamiteentertainment.com...Red_Sonja.html
Dynamite plans to have incredible support for this release with house ads, Diamond Previews Ads, online ads through news websites, as well as prints ads in Comic Shop News!
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. Dynamite's new monthly Battlestar Galactica series is the company's first major launch of '06, debuting with an impressive 175,000 copies in initial orders sold for the introductory #0 issue. Dynamite's ongoing Highlander comic book series launched to excess of 100,000 copies sold for issue #0. The recently released The Lone Ranger #1 sold out on its first day in comic shops, went in to an immediate 2nd printing, and the 2nd printing sold out from Dynamite!
Now, in addition to the ongoing Red Sonja and AOD series, DYNAMITE has released the all-new Battlestar Galactica comic by Greg Pak and Nigel Raynor - launching with a specially priced #0 issue, having sold in excess of 175,000 copies and recently featured in the pages of TV Guide, A classic Battlestar Galactica comic book series, Xena by John Layman and Fabiano Neves, a Darkman vs. the Army of Darkness mini-series and is preparing the Lone Ranger with Brett Matthews and John Cassaday - and 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 and Doug Moench's Six from Sirius, Tim Truman's Scout, Carlos Trillo and Eduardo Risso's Borderline and other titles including Jim Starlin's Dreadstar, in addition to reprint editions of classic Red Sonja material and more.