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Titan Comics May 2017 Solicitations

Written by Tim Midura on Thursday, February 23 2017 and posted in News with Benefits

Titan Comics May 2017 Solicitations

Highlights include Tekken #1, Blood Bowl #1, World War Tank Girl #4.


Source: Titan Comics

TEKKEN #1 (of 4)

Writer Cavan Scott

Artist Andie Tong

Colorist Mauricio Wallace

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 3, 2017

· ALL NEW COMIC SERIES BASED ON THE ICONIC FIGHTING GAME FRANCHISE!

· WRITTEN BY CAVAN SCOTT (DOCTOR WHO, VIKINGS) AND ILLUSTRATED BY ANDIE TONG!

· THIS SENSATIONAL NEW COMIC SERIES WILL TAP INTO TEKKEN'S RICH HISTORY, AND WILL FEATURE MEMORABLE CHARACTERS FROM THE CELEBRATED VIDEO GAME CANON INCLUDING HEIHACHI MISHIMA, YOSHIMITSU, NINA WILLIAMS AND PAUL PHOENIX.

TEKKEN #1 Cover A: Alex Ronald

TEKKEN #1 Cover B: Andie Tong

TEKKEN #1 Cover C: Anton K

TEKKEN #1 Cover D: Game Cover

TEKKEN #1 Cover E: Jimbo Salgado


LITTLE NIGHTMARES #1 (of 4)

Writers Alex Paknadel, Dan Watters

Artist Aaron Alexovich

FC • 32pp • $3.99 On Sale May 3, 2017

· ENTER THE TERRIFYING AND UNPREDICTABLE COMIC SERIES BASED ON ONE OF THE MOST HOTLY-ANTICIPATED GAMES OF 2017!

· COMIC WRITTEN BY ALEX PAKNADEL (ARCADIA, ASSASSINS CREED) AND DAN WATTERS (LIMBO, ASSASSINS CREED) AND ILLUSTRATED BY AARON ALEXOVICH (INVADER ZIM, SERENITY ROSE)

· THE GAME FOLLOWS SIX, A YOUNG GIRL IN A YELLOW RAINCOAT, AS SHE EXPLORES THE HORRIFYING WORLD OF THE MAW, LOOKING FOR A WAY OUT!

COVER A: AARON ALEXOVICH

COVER B: NICK PERCIVAL

COVER C: VIDEOGAME

COVER D: DAVID SANTANA

COVER E: THOMAS BOATWRIGHT


BLOOD BOWL: MORE GUTS, MORE GLORY! #1 (1 OF 4)

Writer Nick Kyme

Artists Jack Jadson, Fabricio Guerra

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 10, 2017

· BONE-CRUNCHING SPORTS ACTION IN THE FANTASY WORLD OF WARHAMMER WRITTEN BY NICK KYME (WARHAMMER 40,000) WITH ART BY JACK JADSON (TEEN TITANS, BIRDS OF PREY)

Blood Bowl #1 Cover A: Ørjan Svendsen

Blood Bowl #1 Cover B: David Sondered

Blood Bowl #1 Cover C: Tazio Bettin & Luis Guerrero

Blood Bowl #1 Cover D: Connor Magill

Blood Bowl #1 Cover E: Videogame Cover


IAN LIVINGSTONE'S FREEWAY FIGHTER #1 (OF 4)

Writer Andi Ewington

Artist Simon Coleby

Colorist Len O'Grady

FC • 32pp • $3.99 On Sale May 17, 2017

· NEW STORY BASED ON THE CULT-FOLLOWED SERIES OF GAME BOOKS

· WRITTEN BY ANDI EWINGTON (EXMORTIS, SUNFLOWER) AND ILLUSTRATED BY SIMON COLEBY (JUDGE DREDD, THE ROYALS)

· SPEED INTO THE WORLD OF DANGER, DEATH AND FAST CARS!

· PERFECT FOR FANS OF MAD MAX: FURY ROAD!

COVER A: SIMON COLEBY & LEN O'GRADY

COVER B: BEN OLIVER

COVER C: ORLANDO AROCENA


DOCTOR WHO: GHOST STORIES #2

PART 2 (OF 4)

Writer George Mann

Artist Pasquale Qualano

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 3, 2017

· ALL-NEW SERIES FEATURING THE DOCTOR, LUCY AND THE SUPER-POWERED GRANT!

· WHAT PART OF GRANT'S SECRET PAST IS COMING BACK TO THREATEN THE UNIVERSE?

· FEATURING THE CHARACTERS OF THE STUNNING DOCTOR WHO 2016 HOLIDAY SPECIAL ON A BRAND NEW ADVENTURE!

COVER A: MARIANO LACLAUSTRA

COVER B: PHOTO COVER

COVER C: ANTONIO FUSO

COVER D: LUIS GUERRERO


NINTH DOCTOR #15

PART 3 (OF 3)

Writer Cavan Scott

Artist Cris Bolson

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale August 2, 2017

· CONTINUE THE JOURNEY THROUGH TIME AND SPACE WITH CHRISTOPHER ECCELSTON'S INCARNATION OF THE DOCTOR

COVER A: IOLANDA ZANFARDINO

COVER B: PHOTO COVER

COVER D: SIMON MYERS WATERCOLOR VARIANT


TENTH DOCTOR VOL 8: BREAKFAST AT TYRANNY'S HC

Writer Nick Abadzis

Artist Giorgia Sposito

HC • FC • 112pp • $19.99,

On Sale Aug 9, 2017

ISBN 9781785860874 51999

· THE START OF A BRAND-NEW YEAR FOR THE DOCTOR, GABBY, AND CINDY, AND THINGS ARE LOOKING VERY DIFFERENT FOR THE TENTH DOCTOR TARDIS TEAM!

· DID THE DOCTOR REALLY ABANDON GABBY BACK TO HER LIFE ON EARTH - AND NEVER COME BACK? HAS CINDY REALLY BEEN 'REPLACED'?

· AND WHY IS THE DOCTOR WANDERING HOMELESS, WITHOUT HIS TARDIS, ON A MYSTIFYING ALIEN WORLD?

COVER: JOSH BURNS


ELEVENTH DOCTOR #3.8

PART 1 (OF 1)

Writer Si Spurrier

Artist I.N.J. Culbard

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale August 16, 2017

· BRAND-NEW STAND ALONE ONE-SHOT!

· WRITTEN BY SI SPURRIER (HOOKJAW, CRY HAVOC) WITH ART BY I.N.J. CULBARD (WILDS END, DARK AGES)

COVER A: BLAIR SHEDD

COVER B: PHOTO COVER

COVER C: SIMON MYERS

COVER D: ANDY WALKER


TORCHWOOD STATION ZERO TPB

Writers John Barrowman & Carole Barrowman

Artist Neil Edwards

SC • FC • 112pp • $14.99

On Sale July 19, 2017

ISBN 9781785856815

· THE MEMBERS OF THE TORCHWOOD INSTITUTE FIGHT TO PROTECT THE EARTH FROM EXTRATERRESTRIAL AND SUPERNATURAL THREATS!

· WRITTEN BY CAPTAIN JACK HIMSELF - JOHN BARROWMAN - AND CAROLE BARROWMAN!

· ILLUSTRATED BY NEIL EDWARDS (DOCTOR WHO FOUR DOCTORS)!

· COLLECTS ISSUES #2.1 - #2.4

COVER: CLAUDIA CARANFA


SHERLOCK: THE BLIND BANKER #5

PART 5 (OF 6)

Writer Steve Thompson

Co-creators Steven Moffat &

Mark Gatiss

Artist Jay.

FC • 40pp • $4.99

On Sale May 10, 2017

THE LATEST INSTALLMENT OF THE BRILLIANT MANGA ADAPTION OF THE FANATICALLY FOLLOWED TV SHOW, STARRING BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH (DOCTOR STRANGE) AND MARTIN FREEMAN (THE HOBBIT)

COVER A: ARIANNA FLOREAN

COVER B: PHOTO COVER

COVER C: AMOONA SAOHIN


ASSASSIN'S CREED: UPRISING #5

(PART 1 OF 3)

Writers Alex Paknadel & Dan Watters

Artist José Holder

FC • 48pp • $5.99 On Sale May 31, 2017

NEW FANS AND REGULAR READERS CAN DIVE RIGHT INTO THIS BRAND-NEW STORY ARC!WRITERS ALEX PAKNADEL (ARCADIA, DOCTOR WHO) AND DAN WATTERS (LIMBO, DARK SOULS) ALONG WITH ASSASSIN'S CREED STORYBOARD ARTIST JOSE HOLDER RETURN!GIVING FANS FRESH INSIGHTS INTO CHARACTERS FROM THE VAST ASSASSIN'S CREED UNIVERSE, INCLUDING JUHANI OTSO BERG, GALINA VORONINA, KIYOSHI TAKAKURA AND AREND SCHUT.

COVER A: MARCO SANTUCCI

COVER B: MASSIMILIANO VELTRI

COVER C: DOUBLELEAF

COVER D: SIMON GOINARD

COVER E: JIMBO SALGADO


ASSASSIN'S CREED: REFLECTIONS #3

PART 3 (OF 4)

Writer Ian Edginton

Artist Valeria Luxfero

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 3, 2017

FOUR-PART MINI SERIES WRITTEN BY IAN EDGINTON AND ILLUSTRATED BY VALERIA FAVOCCIA!

FEATURING FAN-FAVORITE ASSASSIN'S CREED GAME CHARACTERS ALTAÏR, EZIO AUDITORE, EDWARD KENWAY, CONNOR, AND MORE!

COVER A: SUNSETAGAIN

COVER B: NACHO ARRANZ

COVER C: POLYGON VARIANT

(ANDREW LEUNG)


ASSASSIN'S CREED: AWAKENING VOL.1

Writer Yano Takashi

Artist Kenzi Oiwa

B&W • 224pp • $12.99

On Sale July 19, 2017

ASSASSIN'S CREED® MANGA - COLLECTED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN ENGLISH!

SET IN THE TIME OF ASSASSIN'S CREED®: BLACK FLAG!

COVER: KENZI OIWA


WARHAMMER 40,000: DAWN OF WAR III #2

PART 2 (OF 4)

Writer Ryan O'Sullivan

Artist Daniel Indro

Colorist Kevin Enhart

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 24, 2017

WRITTEN BY RYAN O'SULLIVAN (TURNCOAT, EISENHORN: XENOS) & ILLUSTRATED BY DANIEL INDRO (VIKINGS: UPRISING, DOCTOR WHO)!NEW WARHAMMER 40,000: DAWN OF WAR III VIDEO GAME RELEASING SOON!

COVER: ØRJAN SVENDSEN

COVER B: FABIO LISTRANI

COVER C: DAVID SONDERED

COVER D: NICK PERCIVAL


WARHAMMER 40,000 #7: REVELATIONS

PART 3 (OF 4)

Writer George Mann

Artist Tazio Bettin

Colorist Enrica Eren Angiolini

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 10, 2017

BALTUS AND THE DARK ANGELS FACE THE WRATH OF THE ELDAR HARLEQUINS – AND THE RISING THREAT OF THE NECRONS!BY SUPERSTAR WRITER GEORGE MANN (WARHAMMER 40,000 NOVELS; DARK SOULS; DOCTOR WHO), WITH ART BY TAZIO BETTIN (INDEPENDENCE DAY)!

COVER A: ØRJAN SVENDSEN

COVER B: NICK PERCIVAL

COVER C:

GRZEGORZ BOWBROWSKI


DARK SOULS: TALES OF EMBER #2 (OF 2)

Writers George Mann, Tauriq Moosa

Artists Alan Quah, Michael Walsh, Daniel Serra, Damien Worm

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 10, 2017

BASED IN THE WORLD OF THE GLOBAL HIT VIDEO GAME SERIES, DARK SOULS!WRITTEN AND DRAWN BY SOME OF THE COMIC INDUSTRY'S BRIGHTEST TALENTS!

COVER A:CASPER WINGJAARD

COVER B: MICHAEL WALSH

COVER C: JIMBO SALGADO

COVER D: NICK PERCIVAL

ANNO DRACULA #3

PART 3 OF (OF 5)

Writer Kim Newman

Artist Paul McCaffrey

Colorist Kevin Enhart

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 24, 2017

AN ALL-NEW COMIC SERIES BASED ON THE BEST SELLING ANNO DRACULA NOVELS BY KIM NEWMAN!WRITTEN BY CREATOR KIM NEWMAN WITH ART BY PAUL MCCAFFREY (THE THIRD DOCTOR).

COVER A: PAUL MCCAFFREY

COVER B: TOM MANDRAKE

COVER C: MIKE COLLINS


PENNY DREADFUL #2

THE AWAKING PART 2 (OF 4)

Writer Chris King

Artist Jésus Hérvas

Colorist Jason Wordie

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 3, 2017

· WRITTEN BY PENNY DREADFUL TV SERIES CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CHRIS KING WITH INTERIOR ART FROM JESUS HERVAS (SONS OF ANARCHY) CONTINUES THE STORY DIRECTLY AFTER THE SHOCKING EVENTS OF PENNY DREADFUL'S SEASON THREE TV FINALE!

· FEATURES ETHAN CHANDLER, SIR MALCOLM MURRAY, FERDINAND LYLE AND LILY!

COVER A:TRISTAN JONES

COVER B: PHOTO COVER

COVER C: NICK PERCIVAL

COVER D: LOUIE DE MARTINIS


TANK GIRL WORLD WAR TANK GIRL #4

PART 4 (OF 4)

Writer Alan Martin

Artist Brett Parson

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale July 12, 2017

· WRITTEN BY TANK GIRL CO-CREATOR ALAN MARTIN AND ILLUSTRATED BY RISING STAR BRETT PARSON (NEW ROMANCER, TWO GIRLS, ONE TANK)!

· FINAL ISSUE OF THE MINI-SERIES!

COVER: BRETT PARSON

COVER B: CHRIS WAHL

COVER C: BRETT PARSON


THE FOREVER WAR #4

PART 4 (OF 6)

Writer Joe Haldeman

Artist Marvano

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 17, 2017

· BASED ON THE AWARD-WINNING FOREVER WAR NOVEL BY JOE HALDEMAN, WHO IS WRITING THE SERIES!

· MOVIE OPTIONED WITH CHANNING TATUM ON BOARD TO STAR

COVER A: FABIO LISTRANI

COVER B: NICK PERCIVAL

COVER C: STEVE KURTH


WORLD WAR X #6

PART 6 (OF 6)

Writer Jerry Frissen

Artist Peter Snejbjerg

Covers xxx

FC • 32pp • $3.99

On Sale May 24, 2017

WRITTEN BY JERRY FRISSEN (LUCHA LIBRE, THE METABARON) & ILLUSTRATED BY COMICS GREAT PETER SNEJBJERG (B.P.R.D, A GOD SOMEWHERE) CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED B-MOVIE INFUSED SCIENCE FICTION HORRORFINAL ISSUE!

COVER A: SIMONE DI MEO

COVER B: NICK PERCIVAL

COVER C: WELLINGTON DIAZ


SKY DOLL: SUDRA HC

Writer/ Artist Barbara Canepa

and Alessandro Barbucci

HC • 64pp • $16.99

On Sale July 5, 2017

· A SCI-FI FANTASY OPERA FROM DISNEY ANIMATORS ALESSANDRO BARBUCCI AND BARBARA CANEPA!

· IN A PARALLEL UNIVERSE, THE EXISTENCE OF A SWEET, LIFE-LIKE ANDROID CALLED NOA, HAS BEEN TURNED UPSIDE DOWN.

· A GORGEOUS EXPLORATION OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, RELIGION, LOVE AND WHAT IT MEANS TO BE HUMAN


NORMAN THE FIRST SLASH TPB

Writer / Artist Stan Silas

FC • 128pp • $16.99

On Sale June 28, 2017

· NORMAN HAS KILLED PEOPLE. TOO MANY TO COUNT. HE'S BUMPED OFF CLASSMATES, RELATIVES AND EVEN THE ODD MONSTER!

· BUT HOW DID THIS ANGELIC-LOOKING LITTLE BOY BECOME SO TERRIFYING?

· NORMAN: THE FIRST SLASH GOES EVEN DEEPER INTO THIS MINI MURDERER'S HORRIFYING PAST!


KHAAL VOL. 1 TPB

Writer Louis

Artist Valentin Sécher

FC • 104pp • $16.99

On Sale July 5, 2017

· SPACE IS HARSH. ONLY THE STRONG SURVIVE. THE NAME THE UNIVERSE WILL NEVER FORGET? KHAAL, THE GALACTIC EMPEROR!

· ULTRAVIOLENT SPACE OPERA OF WARRING CLANS, GLADIATORIAL ARENAS AND POLITICAL INTRIGUE!

· ILLUSTRATED BY GLOBALLY RENOWNED METABARONS ARTIST VALENTIN SÉCHER

COVER : VALENTIN SÉCHER


HOOK JAW VOL. 1 TPB

Writer Si Spurrier

Artist Conor Boyle

FC • 128pp • $16.99

On Sale July 19, 2017

· THE BRIT CLASSIC REIMAGINED BY SUPERSTAR WRITER SI SPURRIER (CRY HAVOC, WEAVERS)!

· THE SEAS OFF THE COAST OF AFRICA ARE THE SETTING FOR AN ACTION-PACKED, VISCERAL TALE OF THE GREAT WHITE SHARK THAT IS A RELENTLESS FORCE OF NATURE

COVER : CONOR BOYLE





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