Upcoming furry comics for June 2008 (Previews only)
Upcoming furry comics for June 2008 (from Previews)
Nothing much special this month. I think I'll try the Zannablù story this time.
PAGES 105, 126
DC COMICS (http://www.dccomics.com/) including CMX (manga)
APR080249 Looney Tunes #163 32pg, color $2.25
by 519 people
'Stand back -- this is one fowl issue!' I don't doubt it.
APR080250 Scooby-Doo #133 32pg, color $2.25
by 382 people, one of them the same
The gang uncover a long lost ancient temple. Dating back all the way to 1937, I betcha. And Mystery, Inc. meet Secrets Unlimited.
APR080288 Gon vol. 5 5"x7.375", 164 pg, b&w, $5.99
by Masashi Tanaka
CMX. Gon goes underground, first an anthill, then a colony of prairie dogs, and finally a mysterious underground world filled with strange creatures. Volumes 1-3 are offered again.
PAGES 207, 210
ANTARCTIC PRESS (http://www.antarctic-press.com/)
APR083531 Gold Digger #97 32pg, color $2.99
by Fred Perry
Gina and Britanny tackle the Dynasty's huntsmen, war gigases, and fire abyssalisks. I'm sure they have the necessary firepower.
APR083532 Gold Digger Sourcebook: the Official Handbook to the Gold Digger Universe #18 32pg, color $3.95
by Fred Perry & Doug Dlin
APR083533 Gold Digger: Tiffany & Charlotte #1 (of 4) 32pg, b&w $3.50
by Fred Perry & J.L. Anderson
Six-year-old Tiffany 'Gia and her bestest buddy Charlotte the harpy are starting their first day at a special high school.
ARCHAIA STUDIOS PRESS (http://www.archaiasp.com/)
APR083556 Mouse Guard: Winter 1152 #5 (of 6) 24 pg, 8"x8", color $3.50
by David Petersen
'The winter mission that lead the Guard's finest away from Lockhaven is nearing an end, and one that they will not all live to see.'
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS (http://www.archiecomics.com/)
APR083567 Sonic the Hedgehog #189 32pg, color $2.25
by Ian Flynn, Tracy Yardley & Jim Amash
Two stories. The Freedom Fighters vs. the Suppression Squad; Sonic, Knuckles and the Chaotix vs. Eggman's New Dark Egg Legion. I'm all tingly
APR083568 Sonic X #34 32pg, color $2.25
by Ian Flynn, David Hutchison & Terry Austin
'When Chris' father holds a charity auction with the top prize being a personal pool party at Thorndyke Manor, guess what egg-shaped no-goodnik places the highest bid?'
APR083740 Harry Porker (one-shot) 64pg, b&w $4.95
'Hoggus Porcus! A humorous parody, starring again the funny wild boar Zannablù [previously seen in 'Pigsty of the Caribbean']. This time he decides to attend Warthogs school of Wizardry, but unluckily he bumps into an obnoxious mate, Harry Porker, while the wicked Lord Voldepork has declared war upon wild boar wizards. Will Headmaster Dumbleboar and Professor McHognagall be able to help him?'
DMF COMICS INC (http://www.dmfcomics.com)
APR083786 The Bear Stories vol. 1 sc, 7"x10", 56pg, color $9.99
by George Todorovski & Chris Haztopoulos
'A Cartoon Bear living in the city deals with big city problems--from getting ripped off at the hotdog stand to being booted out of gentlemen's clubs. This Bear just doesn't get any respect!'
Doesn't look very impressive. MATURE THEMES
EL MACFEARSOME COMIC SQUARES
APR083825 Adventures of Dexter Breakfast #2 7"x10", 130pg, b&w $12.99
by Vernon Smith
'Waking up the morning after a party can be rather ...interesting... under normal circumstances, but when you're a wombat-cowboy serving as town sheriff and have been drugged by an evil villain who then sends you to a celebration attended by the local social elite, it can be rather disastrous!' About four times the size of #1.
GEMSTONE PUBLISHING (http://www.gemstonepub.com/)
APR083862 Uncle Scrooge #379 sc, 7"x10", 64pg, color $7.99
by Don Rosa
'In Don Rosa's epic "Guardians of the Lost Library," Scrooge and the Junior Woodchucks traverse the globe in search of the Lost Library of Alexandria -- only to find it in the last place they'd have thought of looking! New Scrooge/Woodchucks backup tales and a new Rosa pin-up finish the book in style!'
APR083863 Walt Disney's Comics & Stories #694 sc, 7"x10", 64pg, color $7.99
by Floyd Gottfredson & Carl Barks
'Carl Barks tells the tale of "Donald's Bay Lot," the vacation home plagued by turtles, tidal waves, and land mines! Then, in a never-before-reprinted 1931 Floyd Gottfredson thriller, Mickey Mouse trains Minnie's "Boxing Champion" cousin -- the addled athlete Ruff House Rat! New Donald and Beagle Boys adventures round out the issue!'
APR083864 Donald Duck Family Daan Jippes Collection sc, 64pg, color $8.99
by Carl Barks & Daan Jippes
'This new TP series collects the work of beloved Dutch Duck Man Daan Jippes -- including his "recreations" of Carl Barks tales not originally drawn by Barks! This issue, Donald's nephews bump Uncle Scrooge's money bin off of Killmotor Hill in "Duckmade Disaster," then survive "The Day the Mountain Shook!"'
(Listed under Harper Collins, but as far as I can tell HC does the novelettes and Tokyopop does the graphic novels, which these two are. Maybe HC owns Tokyopop; I dunno.)
APR083893 Warriors v. 3 (of 3): Warrior's Return sc, 5"x7", 112pg, b&w $6.99
by Dan Jolley and James Barry
'Graystripe and Millie have finally found ThunderClan's old territory, but Twoleg monsters have devastated the forest and Graystripe fears that all of his Clanmates have been killed or captured by Twolegs.' I listed #1 back in Feb 2007 but missed #2 in the interim.
APR083894 Warriors: the Rise of Scourge sc, 5"x7", 112pg, b&w $6.99
by Dan Jolley & Bettina Kurkoski
'What made Scourge into the monster who took down Tigerclaw and almost fought Firestar to a standstill? From his own roots as a runty kittypet to the fearsome leader of the Blood Clan -- the band of rogues from Twoleg-place who threaten the very existence of the forest cats -- Scourge has presented a fascinating enigma to readers and Warriors fans worldwide, and now his life story is finally revealed in this stand-alone graphic novel!'
RADIO COMIX (http://www.radiocomix.com/)
APR084075 Anubis: Dark Desire #4 48pg, b&w $5.99
APR084076 Genus #89 32pg, b&w $3.99
VIRGIN COMICS LLC (http://www.virgincomicsstore.com/eos.html)
APR084179 The Tall Tales of Vishnu Sharma: Panchatantra #5 32pg, color $2.99
by Samit Basu & Ashish Padlekar
'The TaleCorps assassins, led by the sinister Professor Shadow, strike deep at the heart of the Panchatantra story-worlds. As our heroes fight their fictional foes, Vishnu's betrayal becomes known to all and King Leo must make a harrowing decision.'
APR084184 The Tall Tales of Vishnu Sharma: Panchatantra tp 7"x10". 144pg, color $14.99
by Samit Basu & Ashish Padlekar
Collects issues 1-5 already.
VIZ MEDIA LLC (http://www.viz.com)
APR084199 Cowa vol. 1 sc, 208pg, partly in color $7.999
by Akira Toriyama
'Paifu -- a half-vampire half-werekoala -- is always getting into trouble with his best buddy, José the ghost.'