Comics October Previews...
you read the Spotlight page last week, you know we got a
look at the first issues of three of Virgin's books.
were readable and interesting. Some of the art came from
what Gotham Chopra described as the Indian comics tradition,
but really, there is nothing jarring about the style.
face it -- Indian comics look pretty much like American
comics. Only the stories are foreign, and even that's a
more we read Virgin, the more we'll see the stories are
dig into these advance solicitation descriptions, and check
out the covers Virgin has sent our way.
Amano alternate cover at right for Seven Brothers is the
largest the image gets, but all the other thumbnails will
click onto bigger images.
by Siddharth Kotian
by Mukesh Singh
a world corrupted by renegade gods and demons, the Gods
of Light must reincarnate the fierce feminine warrior Devi.
from the Devi ritual before it is complete, Maya must use
her untrained powers in order to defend herself against
the Apsara assassin, Kratha.
inspector Rahul Singh uncovers the secrets of Sitapur, makes
the acquaintance of true evil and comes face to face with
the woman who will change his life forever.
by Shamik Dasgupta
by Abhishek Singh
by Jeevan Kang
Comics presents Ramayan Reborn, India’s greatest legend
re-invented by two of its most legendary mavericks, Deepak
Chopra and Shekhar Kapur.
tranquility of the remote settlement of Janasthan is broken
by a surprise Asura demon attack. Rama must decide whether
to stick to his Kshatriya-warrior code and die honorably
in battle, as well as sacrifice the peaceful villagers he
has sworn to protect, or save his people and surrender…no
matter what the royal cost.
by Gotham Chopra
and Cover by Jeevan Kang
or Instinct? Freedom or Revenge?
assimilation into the ways of the Sadhu continue as his
master leads him through various exercises that bend the
very definition of reality.
when James joins his new brothers-in-arms as they raid British
sympathizers, he encounters an old instinct that can’t
Written by Garth Ennis
Art by Jeevan Kang
Cover by Yoshitaka Amano
Variant cover by Greg Horn
hundred years ago, a mighty treasure fleet set out to sail
the oceans of the world. They reached every continent, discovered
every land long before history's great explorers stole the
credit for their feats. Now, in modern day Los Angeles,
seven men with nothing in common but their destinies are
drawn together in the service of a mysterious young woman.
An ancient prophecy must be fulfilled. Something terrible
is reaching out across the centuries. There's a world to
be saved...and the only hope for us all is a power too terrifying
to be used.
Snake Woman #4
by Shekhar Kapur
by Zeb Wells
by Michael Gaydos
by Michael Gaydos
PETERSON IS THE SNAKE WOMAN.
has learned that she is the latest incarnation of the lethal
Snake Woman... but what is her relationship to Harker and
the rest of the 68? The Snake Woman's past is unearthed
as Jessica's murderous destiny becomes clear!