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Magic #5

(W) Jed MacKay (A) Ig Guara (CA) Qistina Khalidah
In Shops: Aug 04, 2021
SRP: $4.99

Who will Ral, Kaya, and Vraska encounter on Dominaria?

The answer will scatter the Planeswalkers across the multiverse as the race to find out who is behind the attacks on Ravnica continues!

The answer may lie with one of the oldest living Planeswalkers…

Magic #5

Shocking Secrets on Dominaria await in this Look at Magic #5

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BOOM! Studios has revealed today a first look at Magic #5, the latest issue of the original comic book series from acclaimed writer Jed MacKay, artist Ig Guara, colorist Arianna Consonni, and letterer Ed Dukeshire, perfect for new readers and long time fans, available on August 4, 2021.

Who will Ral, Kaya, and Vraska encounter on Dominaria? The answer will scatter the Planeswalkers across the multiverse as the race to find out who is behind the attacks on Ravnica continues! The answer may lie with one of the oldest living Planeswalkers… 

Magic #5 features main cover art by acclaimed artist Qistina Khalidah as well as variant cover art by Ig Guara, illustrator Andrew ThompsonNimit MalaviaOrnella Savarese and Pierluigi CasolinoChristian Ward, and Ario Anindito and Nicola Righi.

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Dungeons & Dragons: Mindbreaker is a Prequel to Baldur’s Gate III

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Beginning in October, IDW Publishing returns to the Forgotten Realms with Dungeons & Dragons: Mindbreaker, a five-issue monthly comic book series that takes place before the events of Baldur’s Gate III, the highly-anticipated video game!

Acclaimed author Jim Zub, whose prolific career spans publishing, film, role-playing games, and video games, joins artist Eduardo Mello in a tense tale of familiar Dungeons & Dragons adventurers Krydle, Shandie, Delina, Nerys, Minsc, and Boo, as they discover that something insidious has taken root in their homeland!

Mindbreaker builds upon IDW’s expansive library of Dungeons & Dragons tales written by Zub, a sixth entry in a Baldur’s Gate saga that includes prior publications Legends of Baldur’s GateShadows of the VampireFrost Giant’s FuryEvil at Baldur’s Gate, and Infernal Tides.

Dungeons & Dragons: Mindbreaker #1 will be available with multiple cover variants for retailers and fans to enjoy, including Cover A by Max Dunbar, Cover B by Max Davenport, and a Retailer Incentive edition featuring art by Celia Lowenthal.

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Unboxing: CMON Comics – Vol. 1

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CMON is known for its over-the-top Kickstarters but the publisher has used the platform for an interesting project. They have taken some of their popular properties and brought them to the world of comics… with a board game tie-in too.

Zombicide, Cthulhu: Death May Die, and Zombicide: Invader each has gotten a graphic novel and of course a tie-in for their respective games as well.

We open up the package to show off the three graphic novels and boxes for the games. We’ll do a further unboxing of the game materials at a later date.

Magic #4 Reveals Who is Behind the Assassination Attempt!

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Magic: The Gathering comes to comics courtesy of BOOM! Studios. Magic #4 reveals the conspiracy and the difficult task that stands before our Planeswalkers.

Story: Jed MacKay
Art: Ig Guara
Color: Arianna Consonni
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire

Get your copy now! To find a comic shop near you, visit http://www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook or digitally and online with the links below.

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Magic #4

(W) Jed MacKay (A) Ig Guara (CA) Matteo Scalera
In Shops: Jul 07, 2021
SRP: $4.99

What secrets does Lazav keep?

Having discovered Duskmantle, Kaya, Vraska, and Ral will meet with the secretive Guildmaster of the Dimir, who may be the key to unraveling the mystery of the assassination attempts.

Meanwhile, the plot against the trio is beginning to turn Ravnica itself against them…

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Dungeons & Dragons: Fell’s Five Preview

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Dungeons & Dragons: Fell’s Five

(W) John Rogers (A) Denis Medri, Horacio Domingues, Juanan, Guido Guidi, Vicente Alcazar, Nacho Arranz, Andres Ponce (A/CA) Andrea Di Vito
In Shops: Jun 30, 2021
SRP: $39.99

Expand on your gaming experience with this graphic novel that includes three Game Adventures featuring the characters of Fell’s Five!

Join Adric Fell, the halfling Bree Three-Hands, the dwarf Khal Khalundurrin, the tiefling Tisha Swornheart, and the elf Varis in a tale of high adventure and deep secrets. Adric Fell leads a band of wayward heroes in a world where civilization has been reduced to a few scattered points of light amid a rising tide of shadows.

Plus, play as the heroes of the book in three Game Adventures created for this series, replicating pivotal scenes in the story as roleplaying game encounters. You can use these as the foundation for a longer adventure of your own creation, or you can simply play them as a short excursion!

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Kill 6 Billion Demons Vol. 4: King of Swords Delivers Hair-Raising Sword Fights and Deadly Tournaments

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Fan-favorite cartoonist Tom Parkinson-Morgan is back with a new chapter of the popular Kill 6 Billion Demons in Vol. 4: King of Swords out this August from Image Comics.

In the fourth chapter of this series—adapted for print from the successful webcomic Kill 6 Billion Demons—heir to the multiverse Allison Ruth must grapple with the limits to her own strength as she enters the world’s deadliest multiversal fighting tournament in a desperate struggle against the god-king Solomon David.

This beloved webcomic series also has a RPG tie-in by Parkinson-Morgan and an ever-expanding universe of characters and lore. Kill 6 Billion Demons blends heavy metal influences with French fantasy comics’ style and is perfect read for fans of Dungeons & Dragons. The series has built a cult following online through a top Patreon campaign before being published by Image Comics. 

Kill 6 Billion Demons, Vol. 4: King of Swords (ISBN: 978-1534319134, Diamond Code JUN210189) will be available on Wednesday, August 4 and in bookstores on Tuesday, August 10.

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Vault Announces World of Darkness: Crimson Thaw, a Vampire: The Masquerade Event

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Vault Comics has announced World of Darkness: Crimson Thaw, a multi-property World of Darkness event that spins out of Vault’s smash hit Vampire: The Masquerade comic book series. In World of Darkness, there is more lurking in the shadows than just vampires, and this event will shine a light on just what else hides in the night.  

The World of Darkness: Crimson Thaw event will be told by a murderers row of the best comic creators working today. The series is written by Jim ZubTim SeeleyBlake HowardTini Howard, and Danny Lore, drawn by Julius Ohta, colored by Addison Duke, lettered by Deron Bennett, and designed by Tim Daniel. The series will feature covers from legendary horror artists Aaron Campbell and Joshua Hixson.   

In World of Darkness: Crimson Thaw, Cecily Bain has become everything she never wanted as The Prince of the Twin Cities. But her rule over a fractured, backbiting vampire court is interrupted by an intruder—something big, hairy, and full of teeth. For over a century, werewolves of the Twin Cities have protected their blessed places from threats both physical and spiritual. When vampires under Cecily rule move in on one of these precious sites, it’s a declaration of war, one that Tyrell ‘the Stainless’ Stinar and his ferocious pack will avenge at any cost.

The three-issue event will launch in September 2021. Making the series even tastier for fans of Vampire: The Masquerade, each issue of World of Darkness: Crimson Thaw will include exclusive gaming material for Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition of the tabletop RPG from Renegade Game Studios, allowing players to actually play the events of the series in their own games. 

Review: Magic #3

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Magic: The Gathering comes to comics courtesy of BOOM! Studios. Magic #3 has Planeswalkers Kaya, Ral, and Vraska go deep into the Undercity, to uncover the location of Duskmantle.

Story: Jed MacKay
Art: Ig Guara
Color: Arianna Consonni
Letterer: Ed Dukeshire

Get your copy now! To find a comic shop near you, visit http://www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook or digitally and online with the links below.

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Zeus Comics
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