September furry comics for November (Previews only)
DARK HORSE (www.darkhorse.com)
Usagi Yojimbo #98 - $2.99
Gen and fellow bounty hunter Stray Dog are hot on the trail of Inazuma, not knowing that the swordswoman has been possessed by the spirit of Jei. It's "Zatoichi meets Freddy Kruger" this month.
DC COMICS (www.dccomics.com)
Krypto the Superdog #3 - $2.25
A harvest moon portends trouble for Krypto and Streaky. That's what it says. Seriously. Like, what the hell is the problem, Krypto forgot to bring in the snap beans before first frost?
Looney Tunes #144 - $2.25
An all Daffy & Porky issue. Yay.
Scooby-Doo #114 - $2.25
The gang fights against a giant turkey. No, not at the local cineplex.
IMAGE COMICS (www.imagecomics.com)
Elephantmen #0 - $2.99
The origins of the main characters are depicted in this series, which will come with four variant covers because Image are a bunch of money-grubbing buttlickers.
First Moon GN - $12.95
This book by Jason McNamara and Tony Talbot is about a young man named Ben who discovers an amazing secret. He and his family are descendants of colonists of Roanoake, Virgina, who disappeared without a trace in 1587. Now he must find out the rest of the mystery before it is too late. Now, why is this listed here? Here's a clue: woof woof woof...
Seadogs SC - $7.99
Old Seadog wants to go on one more adventure, but he needs the help of his friends to do it. But can he and his crew escape from the dread pirate Jacques Fifi? Written by Lisa Wheeler & drawn by Mark Siegel.
AMAZE INK/SLAVE LABOR (www.slgpublishing.com)
Wonderland #3 - $3.50
ANTARCTIC PRESS (www.antarctic-press.com)
Ninja High School #114 - $2.99
Ninja High School Pocket manga Vol. P TP - $12.95
Gold Digger 15th Anniversary Special - $4.95
Gold Digger #79 - $2.99
FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS (www.fantagraphics.com)
Castle Waiting Vol. 2 #3 - $3.95
The rest of the castle gets to meet Iron Henry's brothers in part four of "Interiors."
GEMSTONE PUBLISHING (www.gemstonepub.com)
Donald Duck and Friends #346 - $2.95
Donald Duck Adventures Vol. 21 TP - $7.95
Mickey Mouse and Friends #295 - $2.95
Mickey Mouse & Blotman: Blotman Returns - $5.99
Uncle Scrooge #360 - $6.95
Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #675 - $6.95
Walt Disney's Christmas Parade #4 - $6.95
Walt Disney's Treasures Vol. 1: 75 Years of Disney Comics TP - $12.99
MIRAGE STUDIOS (www.ninjaturtles.com)
Tales of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #29 - $3.25
Sizzle #32 - $5.95
ADULTS ONLY - Contains the next chapter of "Omaha the Cat Dancer."
RADIO COMIX (www.radiocomix.com)
Furrlough #166 - $3.50
This is Furrlough's 15th anniversary, and this issue celebrates with more of "Ace and Queenie," "Whomper" and "Treasure Hunters."
Anaconda Davida #2 - $6.99
ADULTS ONLY Another collection of Sutton & Howell's snake-themed images.
Poundcake Vol. 2 TP - $11.95
ADULTS ONLY Another collection of work from artists who like some meat with their potatoes. Has work by Trump, Neko-No-Hito, Mark Moore, J.K. Blacklin, Megan Giles, and Sara Palmer.
My Little Pony: A Very Minty Christmas - $3.99
Oh ghod, it burns! IT BURNS! MAKE IT STOP, MOMMY!
And on that happy note, we bid adieu for another month's listings. See you in 30!
[Not feeling merciful, I replied on Sat, 16 Sep 2006 06:45:39 GMT:]
Well, I no kill Doodles, but he missed enough things (My Little Pony but not Sgt. Frog, forsooth!) that I feel morally obligated to maim him a little.
AK ENTERTAINMENT INC (http://www.ak-comics.blogspot.com/)
SEP062999F Zein #7 24pg, color $2.95
by Marwan El-Nashar & Dærick Gröss
No mention of Anubis and She-Bat in this issue but I figure the comic’s grandfathered.
Incidentally, this won the Texas Library Association’s Bluebonnet Award. It was the favorite book from a pool of twenty in the Texas Bluebonnet Reading Program, as voted by 17,000 third-through-sixth-graders.
ALIAS ENTERPRISES LLC (http://www.aliasenterprises.com/)
AUG062929F Yenny #8 24pg, color $3.50
by David Alvarez
Stuff happens. Her iguana sidekick Zacha is mentioned.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS (http://www.archiecomics.com/)
SEP063081E Sonic the Hedgehog #169 32pg, color $2.25
by Ian Flynn, Tracy Yardley, & Jim Amash
SEP063083E Sonic the Hedgehog Archives tp #1 sc, 5"x7", 112pg, color $7.49
by Mike Gallagher & Dave Manak
Reprints ##1-4 of the ongoing comic in the new manga-paperback format.
SEP063084E Sonic X #14 32pg, color $2.25
by Edkin, Hutchinson, Amash, & Spaz
SEP063085E Sonic X #15 32pg, color $2.25
by Edkin, Wahnish, Austin, and Spaz
SEP063193H Flying Starts vol. 3 (of 5) sc, 9"x6", color $12.90
SEP063194H Lifer vol. 3 (of 5) sc, 9"x6", color $12.90
See July's posts for more on these comic strip collections by a Greek cartoonist. For samples see
http://www.arkas.gr/index.php/gr/1/lang/en03.htm. MATURE THEMES
TITAN PUBLISHING (http://www.titanpublishinggroup.com/)
SEP063551H Wallace & Gromit Magazine #16 magazine, 52pg, color $5.99
SEP063595E Sgt. Frog #12 (of 12) sc, 192pg, b&w $9.99
by Mine Yoshizaki
VIRGIN COMICS LLC (http://www.virgincomicsstore.com/eos.html)
SEP063628F End of Story: Mitrabhed #1 32pg, color $2.99
by Samit Basu & P.C. Vikram
'Something is invading the complex and fragile world of stories, leaving death in its wake. Now, a motley crew of animal heroes from the ancient Indian ables must unite to survive and the boy destined to save them has no idea that they even exist! Featuring death-defying deeds of derring-do from a vast, wonderful, and weird cast of talking animals, boy wizards, cuddly monsters, and all your favorite heroes as you've never imagined them before!' Virgin Comics has a bunch of East Indian-themed comics. This one's inspired by the Panchatantra. Their Website doesn't seem to say anything about EoS except on the order page.>>
Always carry a grapefruit, Treesong