OMINOUS PRESS: 25 YEARS
Over the last twenty-five years (and counting!), joined by friends and fellow industry icons Bart Sears, Ron Marz, Andy Smith and Sean HusVar, Ominous Press has provided readers with cutting edge art and stories such as Giantkillers, Demi-God, Dread Gods and more! To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Ominous, the gang has decided to collect the greatest works of art produced over the course of the company's history, by many of the best artists to ever hold a pencil, in one stunning, full color 330-page hardcover volume!
THE VI EMPIRE
05-18-2021 - Created by Max Akbar, along with Richard Gold, THE VI EMPIRE is a vampire tale unlike any other, featuring fierce vampires, shadowy government agents, and even galactic empires. To help him bring THE VI EMPIRE to life, Akbar enlisted top-drawer comics talent, including writer Stuart Moore and artist Val Semeiks, both known for their numerous DC Comics credits. THE VI EMPIRE is the story of a grizzled veteran who discovers an abandoned baby in the wilderness, and adopts her as his daughter. But as she grows up, he learns there is much more to her than expected, making them targets for monsters, men in black, and aliens!
03-23-2021 - THE DUSK is a modern reimagining of the superhero vigilante that flips the script on the traditional "might makes right" approach while adding the grounded, socially conscious perspective that modern crime fiction has become known for. The graphic novel blends the dark deco of BATMAN: THE ANIMATED SERIES with a dose of moral complexity and dark humor, creating an engaging and witty look at the inner workings of a beloved genre through the eyes of a flawed, human, and heroic figure.
Aided by an all-star team of fan favorite creators: Howard Chaykin, Francesco Francavilla, Jamal Igle, Rebekah Isaacs, Gabriel Hardman and more, Jamie Nuñez has begun to fight the never-ending battle for the heart and soul of Blackstone City.
02-25-2021 - Vanth Dreadstar returns in an ALL NEW, 100-page adventure by series creator and legendary comic book writer/illustrator Jim Starlin.
The first all-new Dreadstar adventure in 30 years, DREADSTAR RETURNS in Vanth Dreadstar's most cosmic and most personal adventure ever, written and illustrated by series creator and comic book legend Jim Starlin who has poured his creative heart and soul into the return of his signature character! Jim handles the writing, pencils, and colors for this original graphic novel, with inks by rising star Jaime Jameson.
BEASTS OF THE BLACK HAND 2: THE VIKING LEAGUE
02-01-2021 - Set at the close of the First World War in a world where dieselpunk technology is transforming the world, Volume 1 introduced British secret agent Oswald Rayner as he assassinated the Mad Monk, Rasputin. Rayner is charged with battling the nefarious Black Hand, a secret cabal of sorcerers bent on unleashing monsters upon Europe. Rayner’s team includes his driver and mechanic, Biffy Dunderdale; French “Hello Girl” Oleda Marchand; and American war hero Henry Johnson.
Volume 2 finds Rayner and his team battling the Black Hand in Eastern Europe, as well as Germany, where the fascist Viking League is rising to power. Meanwhile, a mysterious figure known as the Teutonic Knight has appeared in Berlin, his loyalties uncertain.
01-30-2021 - The Dreadstar Guidebook is a special 96-page hardcover companion volume to Dreadstar Returns.
In the vein of The Official Handbook Of The Marvel Universe and DC’s Who’s Who, The Dreadstar Guidebook is the ultimate fountain of information about Dreadstar and the many characters and locations that have appeared in the pages of his adventures over the years.
01-01-2021 - Written and Illustrated by Graham Nolan (Batman)! 20th Anniversary Creator's Edition! Reproduced directly from the original art! Classic adventure on a lost island of monsters! Oversize hardcover, 96 pages! Exclusive preview story for Return to Monster Island! Monsters, aliens, and romance! Oh my!