On Wednesday, February 6th, Dynamite Entertainment has the debut issue of an all-new volume of RED SONJA! Mark Russell (The Flintstones) and Mirko Colak (Conan) bring a savage tale of metal and blood. A world conqueror possesses a massive army and a fatal prophecy. A bastard sorceress craves revenge. And a fearsome red-haired warrior is made wartime ruler of a homeland set for decimation.
Here’s a look at the covers, the storyline, and preview pages for this week’s new release from Dynamite Entertainment on New Comic Book Day! #NCBD
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT COMICS
New Release for the week of February 6th, 2019
Red Sonja (Vol.5) #1
Cover A + Retailer Incentive B/W Variant: Amanda Conner
Cover B + Retailer Incentive B/W Variant: Joseph Michael Linsner
Cover C: Christian Ward
Cover D + Retailer Incentive B/W Variant: Frank Cho
Cover E: Cosplay Variant
FC | 32 pages | Sword and Sorcery | $3.99 | Teen+
No man knows the place of her birth, nor where she learned to wield a sword to shame many a male. They know only that she is called The She-Devil of The Hyrkanian Steppes. That, and RED SONJA.
Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment
Dynamite was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling comic book titles and properties, including The Boys, The Shadow, Red Sonja, Warlord of Mars, Bionic Man, A Game of Thrones, and more. Dynamite owns and controls an extensive library with over 3,000 characters (which includes the Harris Comics and Chaos Comics properties), such as Vampirella, Pantha, Evil Ernie, Smiley the Psychotic Button, Chastity, and Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt. In addition to their critically-acclaimed titles and bestselling comics, Dynamite works with some of the most high-profile creators in comics and entertainment, including Kevin Smith, Alex Ross, Neil Gaiman, Andy Diggle, John Cassaday, Garth Ennis, Jae Lee, Marc Guggenheim, Mike Carey, Jim Krueger, Greg Pak, Brett Matthews, Matt Wagner, Gail Simone, Steve Niles, James Robinson, and a host of up-and-coming new talent. Dynamite is consistently ranked in the upper tiers of comic book publishers and several of their titles – including Alex Ross and Jim Krueger’s Project Superpowers – have debuted in the Top Ten lists produced by Diamond Comics Distributors. In 2005, Diamond awarded the company a GEM award for Best New Publisher and another GEM in 2006 for Comics Publisher of the Year (under 5%) and again in 2011. The company has also been nominated for and won several industry awards, including the prestigious Harvey and Eisner Awards.