Upcoming furry comics for February 2011 (Previews only)
Not much this month, and nothing special in what there is. But what there is, is . . .
DARK HORSE COMICS (http://www.darkhorse.com)
DEC100080 Usagi Yojimbo #135 24pg, b&w $3.50
by Stan Sakai
'The rabbit ronin Usagi and the mysterious Lord of Owls cross paths once again!' One'll kill the other, I betcha, I reckon.
DC COMICS (http://www.dccomics.com/)
DEC100276 Looney Tunes #195 32pg, color $2.99
by Bill Matheny, David Alvarez, and Scott Gross
Sylvester has two birds to chase.
DEC100277 Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? #6 32pg, color $2.99
by Scott Beatty and Scott Neely
Beam me up, Scott -y. There's a travelling sideshow here with a locked room mystery.
PAGES 182, 189
IMAGE COMICS (http://www.imagecomics.com/)
DEC100455 Elephantmen Cover Stories #1 64pg, color $5.99
by Richard Starkings but mostly Ladrönn
'In preparation for the return of artist LADRÖNN with HIP FLASK #4, Image presents a collection of covers and cover sketches of HIP FLASK and ELEPHANTMEN, flipped with covers and cover sketches by current ELEPHANTMEN cover artist, BOO COOK!'
DEC100484 Mice Templar vol. 3 #2 32pg, color $2.99
by Bryan J. L. Glass & Michael Avon Oeming & Victor Santos
The usual choice of covers. 'The Rat Druids bring even greater oppression upon the mouse citizens to quell all resistance to their rule. But Karic's audacious attack on the king has generated a legend that is not so easily crushed. Aquila makes a reckless choice to aid the young mouse she loves.' And more.
ANTARCTIC PRESS (http://www.antarctic-press.com/)
DEC100720 Gold Digger #126 32pg, color $2.99
by Fred Perry
Dreadwing has attacked Jade-realm and Earth. Gina and her students find themselves in a ruined possible future and have to figure out what happened. Looks grim.
DEC100721 Gold Digger Tech Manual sc, 352pg, color $19.99
(softcover TPB, full color, 352 pp., $19.99 U.S./Can.)
Fred Perry and Doug Dlin
Collectes the 11 issues of tech-geekery.
ARCHAIA ENTERTAINMENT LLC (http://www.archaia.com)
DEC10 0735 Mouse Guard: The Black Axe #3 24pg, color $3.50
'On an unmapped island, Celanawe and Em discover the land of Ilder ruled by a ferret king.' He's craaazy.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS (http://www.archiecomics.com/)
DEC100749 Sonic the Hedgehog #222 32pg, color $2.99
by Ian Flynn and seven artists geez
Sonic and Sally consider being 'more than friends'. Yeah. Also Knuckles vs. Dmitri.
DEC100750 Sonic Universe #25 32pg, color $2.99
by Ian Flynn and only five artists
'A strange new threat arrives in Silver the Hedgehog's time!' Who dat?
BOOM! STUDIOS (http://www.boom-studios.net/)
Another relatively quiet month, with no new Langridge muppetry but a nice reprint trade paperback: Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers #3, Darkwing Duck #9, Darkwing Duck #1-4 Variant Cover Set, Donald Duck and Friends #363 (40 pages), Mickey Mouse & Friends #305, Mickey Mouse & Friends vol. 1: 300 Mickeys (sc, 128pg), Muppet Sherlock Holmes (sc, 128pg), Muppet Show vol. 5: Muppet Mash (sc, 128pg, Langridge reprints!), Uncle Scrooge #400 (40pg, regular and deluxe), and Walt Disney's Comics & Stories #715.