Archive for November, 2011

Queen Sonja #25

Posted in Comics, Previews on November 28, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at Queen Sonja #25 on sale November 30.

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The final battle for the throne, the fate of an empire hangs in the balance! All loyalties tested and schemes lain bare in the final showdown between Queen Sonja and Emperor Antonious!

Red Sonja: Revenge of the Gods

Posted in Books, Comics, Miniseries, Previews on November 23, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s a preview of the Red Sonja: Revenge of the Gods trade paperback out in stores now.

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The sequel to Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods is here, featuring the She-Devil in her most fantastic adventure yet!

Defeat is eating away at the trickster god Loki. He hates being banished to the barbaric, backward lands of Hyboria. He hates the food, the wine, the women… and he hates Red Sonja most of all for putting him in this position. He dreams of revenge, and putting this backwater land under his heel. Sometimes, dreams come true.

Collection Features:
• Issues 1-5 of Luke Lieberman and Daniel Sampere’s sequel to Red Sonja: Wrath of the Gods
• All of the beautiful, digitally-painted covers by Lucio Parrillo

Red Sonja #59

Posted in Comics, Previews on November 23, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at Red Sonja #59 on sale today.

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Trapped between rival factions eager to seize the throne of Koth, Sonja discovers that there’s more than shifting allegiances and court intrigues at work. Ancient alchemy and forgotten sciences may be more powerful than even Red Sonja’s blades.

Dynamite’s Solicitations for February 2012

Posted in Comics, Miniseries, Solicitations on November 21, 2011 by nemedian bard

Dynamite Entertainment posted their solicitations for February 2012. There are three Red Sonja items:

Red Sonja #67
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Written by Eric Trautmann, art by Walter Geovani, covers by Walter Geovani and Jack Herbert.

A sword for hire. A client with ready cash. A world full of adventure and possibility. What could possibly go wrong? If Red Sonja’s history is any indication, plenty. A new chapter begins for the She-Devil with a Sword.

Queen Sonja #28
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Written by Luke Lieberman, art by Milton Estevam, covers by Frank Martin and Lucio Parrillo.

Koliostri strikes, Xander and Melea in his dungeons the wizard unleashes his zealous minions and wreaks havoc across the land, striking at the heart of the empire. Sonja must grapple with a foe that worships death, and gives blood freely to their cause.

Witchblade/Red Sonja #1
Witchblade/Red Sonja #1
Written by Doug Wagner, art by Cezar Razek, cover by Ale Garza.

Red Sonja, the She-Devil with a Sword, pursues a cannibalistic monstrosity into the heart of a dead, black mountain. Meanwhile, Sara Pezzini, modern day bearer of the Witchblade and NYPD Detective, investigates the ghastly death of a Catholic Priest. Join Dynamite Entertainment and Top Cow Productions as they bring two of comics most celebrated heroines together in one terrifying tale of loss and redemption.

Queen Sonja #24

Posted in Comics, Previews on November 14, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at Queen Sonja #24 on sale November 16.

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When finally the forces of Emora and Songoria meet in open battle, who lives and who dies? Can Queen Sonja quit the Emperor’s onslaught on Songoria from a hundred Leagues away? And the moment she sits on the Emperor’s throne, will she ever give it up?

Witchblade/Red Sonja Crossover Announced

Posted in Comics on November 11, 2011 by nemedian bard

Join Dynamite Entertainment and Top Cow Productions as they bring two of comics most celebrated heroines together in one terrifying tale of loss and redemption with Witchblade/Red Sonja #1 coming to stores everywhere February 2012! Witchblade/Red Sonja is written by Doug Wagner and drawn by Cezar Razek, with covers by Alé Garza! In issue #1, Red Sonja, the She-Devil with a Sword, pursues a cannibalistic monstrosity into the heart of a dead, black mountain. Meanwhile, Sara Pezzini, modern day bearer of the Witchblade and NYPD Detective, investigates the ghastly death of a Catholic Priest.

Witchblade/Red Sonja #1
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Red Sonja #58

Posted in Comics, Previews on November 7, 2011 by nemedian bard

Here’s an advance look at Red Sonja #58 on sale November 9.

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Red Sonja’s adventure in Khorshemish — the opulant capital of Koth — continues. Political and family intrigues have placed the She-Devil With A Sword between rival noble families, all intent on seizing the throne of Koth. On one side, the disgraced family of her slain enemy — Cavvalus of Koth — plots Sonja’s destruction. On the other, Strabonus, Prince of the realm, and quite possibly insane. Amidst assassins, alchemists, and royal intrigue, Sonja discovers that not all wars are fought with swords.