Welcome to this weeks spec and drek, the first one for 2021. This is where we pick the winners each week we think will be spec worthy, a great read or just cool looking art on the cover. I also dive into the pesky drek, the book you should probably avoid if you can or perhaps not invest so heavily into.
FOC is the last chance to put in your orders with your comic shops and likely get at a discount for pre-ordering.
Previews gives us a glimpse of what’s to come. Here’s the spotlight new books coming out of December Previews for the small publishers, Dark Horse, IDW and Image.
The print run is going to be massive. There’s likely going to be a ton of store variants. So go with Cover A if you can’t decide or buy the cover you like most. But looking forward to this new series since I really enjoyed God Country (as I’m still severely behind in catching up on Redneck).
Continue reading for the full press release and the sneak peek preview they provided with it.
Jon Layman’s Outer Darkness crosses over into his previous Chew’s universe with Rob Guillory, which just means pure awesomeness cause you all know what that means right? Secret Agent Poyo makes an appearance.. although brief, it’s certainly in true Poyo style…
This could be entertaining..
From Image Press Release:
The New York Times bestselling, Eisner Award winning creative team behind Chew—John Layman and Rob Guillory (Farmhand)—reunite for a three-issue, crossover, miniseries with Image/Skybound Entertainment’s science fiction horror series Outer Darkness with regular series artist Afu Chan available this March.