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New Comic Day Releases: April 26th 2017

ABSTRACT STUDIOS
Motor Girl Volume 1 Real Life TP, $15.99

AFTERSHOCK COMICS
Black-Eyed Kids #12, $3.99
Jackpot #5, $3.99

ALBATROSS FUNNYBOOKS
Hillbilly #11, $3.99
Namwolf #1 (Cover A Logan Faerber), $3.99
Namwolf #1 (Cover B Eric Powell), $5.99
Spookhouse #4, $3.99

AMERICAN MYTHOLOGY PRODUCTIONS
Daughters Of The Dark Oracle Orgy Of The Vampires #2 (Of 5)(Cover C Mike Wolfer & Ceci De la Cruz Bloodbath Variant), $3.99

ANDREWS MCMEEL
Pearls Before Swine Pearls Hogs The Road TP, $18.99

ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Archie Comics Annual Digest #278, $5.99
Archie Volume 3 TP, $19.99
Big Moose #1 (One Shot)(Cover A Thomas Pitilli), $4.99
Big Moose #1 (One Shot)(Cover B Cory Smith), $4.99
Big Moose #1 (One Shot)(Cover C Wilfredo Torres), $4.99
Road To Riverdale Volume 2 TP, $14.99

ASPEN COMICS
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Hero Cats #15

Rocket’s origin is revealed! Debuting the art of Hero Cats writer and creator Kyle Puttkammer.

Now this is a pretty special issue to return to after nearly missing this one. Not only do we get origin stories for two of our heroes, but debut art from the creator? I would have already enjoyed issue fifteen of Hero Cats, but that makes it all the more exciting.

Before becoming the strong member he is, Rocco started out living on the sea with his father. Rocket however, was the very first cat to be born in space, before sadly having to escape to Earth because of pirates. By chance meeting, these two eventually meet and become both friends and teammates in the Hero Cats team...

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Lawless: Welcome to Badrock TPB

The backwater planet of 43 Rega has spent five years recovering from an invasion of aliens known as the Zhind. isolated and a hotbed for trouble makers, Badrock is an colony township desperate for a strong law enforcer to take charge. Enter Colonial. Marshal Meta Lawson. Tough, surly and determined, Lawson seems to be ideal for the role. But is this law-woman exactly who she claims to be…?

God, I loved this comic.

Lawless, set in the Judge Dredd universe, is drawn entirely in the stark black and whites of classic 2000AD titles, a look that could go head-to-head with any color comic and come out looking a million times better. The writing is absolutely top-notch, managing to maintain a straight face without sacrificing its goofy sense of humor. Marshal Lawless is a true badass...

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The Courier #1+2

In 2033 less than 1% of the population survived a devastating pandemic virus. Half of those who lived were immune while half of the survivors mutated into something disturbingly subhuman. Now decades later, the world has rebuilt in many ways but has become something else entirely. Strongholds of human survivors have been set up independently of one another across parts of what is formerly the United States. The rich live in highly guarded Utopias where technology and even an economy has been restored. However, the vast “wasteland” between strongholds is a very dangerous and unforgiving place where the poor are forced to live in areas where gangs, pirates and the mutated roam free...

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Sky Doll: Sudra #1+2

In a parallel universe, the existence of a sweet, life-like android called Noa, a Sky Doll, has been turned upside down. After fleeing her tyrannical creator and fleeing to the far reaches of the galaxy to the planet Sudra, Noa cannot seem to escape her past! While she uses her mysterious healing powers to thrill the Sudra public, she is plagued by visions of the dead papesse Agape! Could this planet be even more revealing that its paradisiacal façade?

Sky Doll: Sudra is both gorgeous and bonkers in the very best way.

The art is unbelievable. I can’t imagine how many hours of digital painting went into each panel. The characters, which appear to be vaguely cat-like things, blend Disney cartoons with a dash of Manga and suffuse it with indefinable Frenchness...

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