DC In November 2008 Part 2 – Wildstorm Universe

THE AUTHORITY #5
Written by Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning and Christos Gage
Art by Simon Coleby and Wes Craig
Cover by Simon Coleby
 Locked down, Angie and a group of refugees face the Incubite threat head-on! And will one of the Authority fall prey to the horrible virus ravaging innocent victims aboard the Carrier?
 Also included is part 2 of the NUMBER OF THE BEAST-related backup from Gage and artist Wes Craig (WILDSTORM: REVELATIONS)!
On sale December 3 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

STORMWATCH: PHD #17
Written by Ian Edginton and Christos Gage
Art by Leandro Fernández & Francisco Paronzini and Wes Craig
Cover by Leandro Fernández
 While on a rescue mission in Sydney, Team Omega brings back survivors infected with a deadly virus. And when this “Warhol Fever” manifests, all hell breaks loose on SkyWatch III. The NUMBER OF THE BEAST-related backup tale concludes from Christos Gage and artist Wes Craig!
On sale December 17 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

GEN13 #25
Written by Scott Beatty and Christos Gage
Art by Mike Huddleston and Wes Craig
Cover by Mike Huddleston
 The sanctuary of the abandoned mall has become horrific for Gen13 as an attempt at helping refugees turns deadly! Between monstrous humans and mutated rats, things just got worse!
 Part 3 of the NUMBER OF THE BEAST-related backup continues from Gage and artist Craig!
On sale December 10 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

JAMES ROBINSON’S COMPLETE WILDC.A.T.S TP
Written by James Robinson
Art by Travis Charest and others
Cover by Travis Charest
 Fan-favorite writer James Robinson’s run on the premier Super Hero team in the WildStorm Universe is finally collected in one place! Featuring WILDC.A.T.S #15-20, Annual #1 and TEAM ONE WILDC.A.T.S.  Robinson joins artists including Travis Charest for mind-blowing adventures you have to read to believe.
Advance-solicited; on sale January 28 • 224 pg, FC, $19.99 US

EX MACHINA #40
Written by Brian K. Vaughan
Art by Tony Harris and others
Cover by Tony Harris

 In a standalone story that’ll have everybody talking, Mayor Hundred searches for collaborators to help write and draw the graphic novel memoirs of his first term in office. And since his first term overflowed with more action, adventure and controversy than most politicians encounter in their entire political careers, this is one autobio not to be missed! And you won’t believe who stops by to lend a hand!
On sale December 17 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US
MATURE READERS

WILDCATS #6
Written by Christos Gage
Art by Neil Googe and Phil Noto
Cover by Neil Googe
 New players hit the scene in Los Angeles and threaten the Wildcats – Lord Defile and the Daemonites! Can these ancient enemies coexist in the post-apocalyptic city?
 And Christos Gage kicks off a new backup story featuring the sexy, deadly Christie Blaze with the aid of artist Phil Noto!
On sale December 24 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WINTERMEN WINTER SPECIAL #1
Written by Brett Lewis
Art and cover by John Paul Leon

 Brett Lewis and John Paul Leon’s carefully crafted, acclaimed epic reaches its oversized conclusion! Combining the Super Hero genre with a sociopolitical thrill ride, this finale will leave readers breathless! Who lives? Who dies? And what will befall the Wintermen?
On sale December 31 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US • MATURE READERS

STORMING PARADISE #6
Written by Chuck Dixon
Art by Butch Guice & Eduardo Barreto
Cover by Butch Guice

 The final, titanic battle for Japan concludes, but at what cost is the victory? Will Operation Olympic be remembered as the final, grand victory in a long war – or a blood-soaked nightmare?
On sale December 31 • 6 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE VOL. 2 TP
Written by Will Pfeifer, Bruce Jones and Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning
Art by Stefano Raffaele, Chris Gugliotti, Joel Gomez, Wes Craig
Cover by Darick Robertson
 Leatherface returns with more bloody horror! Collecting CUT #1, ABOUT A BOY #1, BY HIMSELF #1, RAISING CAIN #1-3 and the TEXAS CHAINSAW short story from NEW LINE HORROR ANTHOLOGY #1, this gory volume will have you screaming with delight.
Advance-solicited; on sale January 14 • 144 pg, FC, $14.99 US MATURE READERS

TOP 10 SEASON TWO #3
Written by Zander Cannon
Art and cover by Gene Ha

 Enjoy an extra-dimensional weekend trip with Sgt. Hector Monsoon and Lt. Peregrine’s husband as the two head out in order to improve themselves. And back in Neopolis, Girl 2 starts her patrol with her new partner Joe Pi and quickly finds how much is required of a patrol officer. Meanwhile, Dust Devil and Shock-Headed Peter’s new informant turns out to have the goods, and they make a surprising arrest.
On sale December 3 • 3 of 4 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

MIRROR’S EDGE #2
Written by Rhianna Pratchett
Art by Matthew Dow Smith
Cover by Brian Stelfreeze
 Based on the newly released Electronic Arts video game! Faith shows tremendous promise as a Runner – that most dangerous of jobs. But will her skills be enough to save her when she runs up against an opponent she’s never been able to overcome: her own father?
 Written by famed game writer Rhianna Pratchett and illustrated by Matthew Dow Smith (SUPERNATURAL: ORIGINS), this new book presents an adventure that’ll further flesh out this incredible video game world!
On sale December 10  • 2 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US

GEARS OF WAR #3
Written by Joshua Ortega
Art by Liam Sharp
Cover by Brandon Badeaux
 After surviving harrowing assaults from the invading Locust Horde, Jace Stratton and Delta Squad are dispatched to Montevado. Their mission: investigate mysterious seismic activity unlike anything COG command has witnessed. Is it increased Locust activity – or is this the start of something more sinister?
On sale December 10 • 32 pg, FC, $3.99 US
MATURE READERS

THE X-FILES #2
Written by Frank Spotnitz
Art by Brian Denham
Cover by Tony Shasteen
 Mulder and Scully race to uncover the truth about the apparent suicide of a government scientist. All evidence points to it being nothing more than a case of one man choosing to end his own life, but Mulder is convinced the evidence isn’t revealing everything. For Agent Fox Mulder, uncovering the truth is literally a case of life or death.
On sale December 17 • 2 of 6  • 32 pg, FC, $3.50 US

PUSH #3
Written by Marc Bernardin & Adam Freeman
Art by Bruno Redondo
Cover by Mario Alberti

 Hunted by a team from Division, Ezra evades his own people after they deem him a threat they must eliminate! Fortunately, he discovers he’s not the only Division member with grave doubts about the company.
On sale December 24 • 3 of 6 • 32 pg, FC, $3.50 US

FERRYMAN #4
Written by Marc Andreyko
Art and cover by Jonathan Wayshak

 It’s the penultimate issue of the miniseries from the mind of legendary movie producer Joel Silver! Gideon Thorne learns the ancient origin of The Other, and the shocking truth ties into just why the satanic Webster wants Gideon exterminated
so badly.�
On sale December 24 • 4 of 5 • 32 pg, FC, $3.50 US

WORLD OF WARCRAFT #14
Written by Walter Simonson
Art by Jon Buran & Jerome K. Moore
Covers by Samwise Didier and Ludo Lullabi

 The saga of the missing King of Stormwind concludes here! Our band of heroes must traverse the dangers of Onyxia’s cave in search of Prince Anduin and discover the final secrets of King Varian and Lady Katrana!
 Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers by Samwise Didier and Ludo Lullabi that will ship in approximately 50/50 ratio. Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale December 17 • 32 pg, FC, $2.99 US

WORLD OF WARCRAFT: ASHBRINGER #4
Written by Micky Neilson
Art and variant cover by Ludo Lullabi & Tony Washington
Cover by Chris Robinson

 The epic end to the Ashbringer Saga arrives and ties directly into Wrath of the Lich King, the second expansion of the wildly popular World of Warcraft online role-playing game! In the end, all roads lead to Light’s Hope Chapel, where the seemingly unstoppable Scourge army will mount a relentless offensive to destroy the Argent Dawn.
 Retailers please note: This issue will ship with two covers. For every 10 copies of the Standard Edition (with a cover by Chris Robinson), retailers may order one copy of the Variant Edition (with a cover by Ludo Lullabi & Tony Washington). Please see the Previews Order Form for more information.
On sale December 31 • 4 of 4 • 40 pg, FC, $3.99 US