Upcoming furry comics for April 2007 (Diamond Previews only)
Let's see what we've got this month.
DARK HORSE COMICS (http://www.darkhorse.com)
FEB070087D3 Usagi Yojimbo #102 24 pg, b&w $2.99
by Stan Sakai
The assassin Shizukiri uses Mayumi as a hostage to nail Usagi.
DC COMICS (http://www.dccomics.com)
FEB070310D1 Looney Tunes #149 32pg, color $2.25
by lots and lots
'Daffy Duck finds himself in a sticky situation when he attempts to sell tape to Elmer Fudd. Plus, travel back in time to watch Bugs Bunny face off against a Goliath of a Yosemite Sam!'
FEB070311D1 Scooby-Doo #119 32pg, color $2.25
by ever so many
The usual mixture.
IMAGE COMICS (http://www.imagecomics.com)
FEB071906D2 Elephantmen #9 32pg, color $2.99
Stories by Richard Starkings, art by Moritat & Chris Burnham
ANTARCTIC PRESS (http://www.antarctic-press.com)
FEB073137E Gold Digger #84 32pg, color $2.99
by Fred Perry
Barbra 'Crush' Duncan decides to join Agency Zero.
FEB073138E Gold Digger Power Wall 2-pack wall calendar and poster book, color $5.95
by Fred Perry
FEB073139E The Gold Digger Sourcebook: The Official Handbook to the Gold Digger Universe #5 32pg, color $3.95
by Fred Perry & Doug Dlin
Still more of the same.
FEB073137E Ninja High School #149 32pg, color $2.99
by Robby Bevard & Ben Dunn
Nothing furry to see here. Move along, move along.
ARCHAIA STUDIOS PRESS (http://www.archaiasp.com)
FEB073158F Mouse Guard Volume 1: Fall 1152 hc, 8"x8", 192pg, color $24.95
by David Petersen
Collects issues 1-6 with bonus material.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS (http://www.archiecomics.com/)
FEB073173E Sonic the Hedgehog #174 32pg, color $2.25
FEB073174E Sonic X #19 32pg, color $2.25
DEL REY (http://www.randomhouse.com/delrey/)
FEB073361F Free Collars Kingdom v. 2 (of 3) sc, 5"x7", 240pg, b&w $10.95
by Takuya Fujima
Still about 'Cyan, an abandoned catboy who's befriended by the cool gang of stray cats known as the Free Collars.' MATURE THEMES
DEVIL'S DUE PUBLISHING (http://www.devilsdue.net/)
FEB073382E Patrick the Wolf Boy vol. III digest, 144pg, b&w $12.99
by Art Baltazar & Franco Aureliani
All the Patrick Halloween stories and over 40 pages of new comics.
EL MACFEARSOME COMIC SQUARES
FEB073450F Adventures of Dexter Breakfast #3 24pg, b&w $2.75
by Vernon Smith
'Another glimpse into an unknown enemy's plans, as your favorite wombat cowboy gets tied up in a bank robbery. Deeohjee, the talking dog, helps to advance the Postal System and gets the surprise of a lifetime in return for Dexter.'
PAGES 291, 292
GEMSTONE PUBLISHING (http://www.gemstonepub.com)
FEB073473E Uncle Scrooge #365 sc, 64pg, color $7.50
Only one story is mentioned: 'In Don Rosa's classic "Treasure Under Glass," Scrooge's visit to the Florida Keys turns up a sunken ship -- with a wall map aboard pinpointing dozens of treasure burial sites!'
FEB073474E Walt Disney's Comics & Stories #680 sc, 64pg, color $7.50
FEB073475E Walt Disney's Vacation Parade sc, 7x10, 80pg, color $9.99
Six stories, including Don Rosa's feature-length 'Crocodile Collector'.
Also very many 'Stars of the Month', collections made available again.
MIRAGE STUDIOS (http://www.ninjaturtles.com)
FEB073648F Tales of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #33 32pg, b&w $3.25
by Mike Manley & Steve Murphy
'The infant Shadow gets abducted by the Foot!' Eek!
FEB073657F The Complete Omaha the Cat Dancer vol. 6 sc, 8"x11", 128pg, B&W $12.95
by Reed Waller & Kate Worley
Collects ##18-20 of what is probably the best X-rated furry comic ever, plus two extra stories: 'Rob Steps Out', from Gay Comics #22; and 'the never-before-reprinted "A Strip in Time"', which may be never-before-printed. Volumes 1-5 are also orderable. ADULT MATERIAL
RADIO COMIX (http://www.radiocomix.com)
JAN073817F Furrlough #171 32pg, b&w $3.50
The latest from three ongoing stories: 'Lancaster: The Ghost Hunter' by Phil Gibson, 'Ebin and May' by Christina Hanson and Ed Garcia, and 'Treasure Hunters' by Remi Perron. Cover by Mark Moore.
FEB073698F Genus #83 32pg, b&w $3.50
Another episode of 'Lenny Elkhound' and assorted short pieces.
TITAN PUBLISHING (http://www.titanpublishinggroup.com/)
FEB073734H Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles v. 1: Attack of the Mousers sc, 7"x10", 96pg, color $12.95
FEB073735H Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles v. 2: Out of the Shadows sc, 7"x10", 96pg, color $12.95
by Peter David & LeSean Thomas
'The Turtles are back, and these graphic novels collect and complete the long unavailable Dreamwave comics story! Volume 1 collects issues #1-4 while Volume 2 has the previously uncollected issues #5-7, and each are partnered with exclusive material--sketches, character designs, and unseen scripts from the unpublished issue #8 and beyond!
. . . Available only in the United States, Canada, and U.S. Territories.'
FEB073741H Shaun the Sheep Comic #2 magazine, 52pg, color $5.99
edited by Natalie Clubb
FEB073742H Wallace & Gromit Magazine #21 magazine, 52pg, color $5.99
The usual mix.
FEB073746E Warriors v. 1 (of 3): The Lost Warrior sc, 5"x7", 96pg, b&w $6.99
by Dan Jolley and James Barry
'When the Twolegs destroy the warrior Clans' forest home, Graystripe--second in command of ThunderClan--is captured while trying to help his comrades escape! However, Graystripe soon discovers that captive life as a pampered kittypet isn't all that bad. The cozy Twoleg nest and his new, affectionate family help Graystripe put his Clan days behind him. Still, nothing compares to the life of a warrior! With a new kittypet ally, Millie, by his side, will Graystripe ever find his way back to the Clan?' Rated Youth 10+.
TOP SHELF PRODUCTIONS (http://www.topshelfcomix.com/)
FEB073809F Owly v. 4: Don't Be Afraid sc, 5"x7", 120pg, b&w 10.00
by Andy Runton
In the latest of this all-ages series, there's a scary new visitor to the forest, but 'everyone soon finds out that the power of friendship can fix just about anything'. Volumes 1-3 are also orderable. I have #1 and it's not as sappy as it sounds. Nice wordless cartooning.
TWOMORROWS PUBLISHING (http://www.twomorrows.com/)
FEB073814H Comics Gone Ape sc, 128 pg $16.95
by various, edited by Michael Eury
A book on primates in comics, from the sixties when a gorilla on a DC cover guaranteed higher sales to today's Grease Monkey and Mojo Jojo. 'Comics Gone Ape! is loaded with rare and classic artwork, chest-thumping cover galleries, and 11 exclusive interviews with apes artists and writers including Arthur Adams (Monkeyman and O'Brien), Frank Cho, Carmine Infantino (Detective Chimp, Grodd), Joe Kubert (Tor, Tarzan), Tony Millionaire (Sock Monkey), Doug Moench (Planet of the Apes), and Bob Oksner (Angel and the Ape). With its all-new Avengers-as-gorillas cover by Arthur Adams, you won't be able to keep your filthy paws off this book!'
VIRGIN COMICS LLC
FEB073832F End of Story: Mitrabhed #3 32pg, color $2.99
by Samit Basu & Gopi Krishna
'Torn apart by the damaged Tome, our heroes struggle to find their way back home to arrange the great council of Panchatantra characters where their future will be decided.' I ordered #1 and it was cancelled, so I don't know if this book is still alive.