These are the new Avatar Press titles arriving in local comic shops on Wednesday 9/9/15:
Crossed Badlands #85
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: As the procurement team from the bridge reach their goal of the Pharm-Rite drug store and face the unthinkable horrors awaiting them, the alliances of those they left behind with newcomers Morgan and Olivia begin to erode. Following the “gospel” of the women’s survival guide, the survivors on the bridge and on the ground find their once sound confederacy unraveling. But which is worse- The maniacal, natural urges of the Crossed, or cold, calculated murder by someone who is uninfected? Available with Regular Cover by Christian Zanier, Wraparound &Torture Cover by Nahuel Lopez, C-Day Worldwide Cover by German Nobile, Art Deco Cover by Michael Dipascale, and Red Crossed Incentive Cover also by Zanier.
Crossed +100 #8
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Simon Spurrier continues to deliver a dire new tale based on the extensive world-building notes from Alan Moore! A few years after the events of the first Crossed +100 arc, Future attempts to prepare the people of Murfreesboro for the horrors she saw. But an exploratory balloon ride to the outlying settlements provides an ominous warning that the relative peace that the surviving humans managed to scrape together has begun to crumble. Every nuance of this series has been inspired by the masterfully detailed outlines of Alan Moore.
Crossed +100 Vol 1 TP & HC
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Alan Moore, the man who revolutionized comics, returns to tell a horrifying tale in the world of Garth Ennis’ grueling survival horror series, Crossed! Set 100 years in the future, Alan Moore has created a whole new world and history with a stunning attention to detail. Examining how civilizations rebuild and how generations grow, Moore weaves a rich tapestry of humanity evolving under extreme hardship, all of which is lushly rendered by Gabriel (Ferals) Andrade. Archivist Future Taylor leads a salvage team working to rebuild the historical record of the original Crossed outbreak. She’s seen them in videos, but never any live ones, the Crossed are part of the distant past. Until suddenly, a handful appear, and the blood begins to flow. All is not as it seems as a horrific mystery unfolds and once again Alan Moore redefines the medium. This masterwork is a self-contained whole new world, no prior knowledge of the Crossed series is needed. Crossed +100 Vol 1 TP contains the full first story arc originally presented in issues #1-6 of the comic book series. Also available in hardcover with an all-new cover by Gabriel Andrade.
God is Dead #42
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The world has been remade and the realms of man and god are separate. With the slaughter of gods fighting daily, being reaped, and set back to combat, all seems truly futile. But somewhere, voices from Earth’s past are weaving stories about the realms of both the mortal and the divine. And those tales may spell doom for the peace that has divided the two realms in new creation. Available with Regular Cover by Jacen Burrows, Enchanting & End of Days Covers by Jose Luis, Iconic Cover by Juan Frigeri, a Carnage Wraparound Cover by German Nobile, and a special Gilded Incentive Cover also by Frigeri.
Mercury Heat #3
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Kieron Gillen delves deeper into his new world of Mercury as surly cop Luiza goes for wild ride on the surface!. The smash-hit of FCBD continues monthly with the sizzling sci-fi world where cyborgs and memory crystals crash into a good old-fashion cop drama! Available with Regular, Wraparound, Art Nouveau, Excessive Force, and a special Designs Incentive Cover by the Silva Brothers.
Ask your local comic shop retailer to reserve copies of these books for you today!