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Upcoming Releases: January 20th, 2010

Last week was a pretty stale week for horror comic fans as most of the usual suspects chose to have the week off all at the same time. However, this week there is more than enough hitting news stands for you all to sink your teeth into. So read on for a preview of all the books you’ll be reading come tomorrow morning. SUPERNATURAL: BEGINNINGS END #1

*Pick Of The Week*
Written by Andrew Dabb and Daniel Loflin
Art and Cover by Diego Olmos (Photo Variant Cover)
MSRP: $2.99
“Picking up several years after the hit RISING SON miniseries, the Winchester clan find themselves in the strangest situation imaginable – monster hunting in the Big Apple! The definitive events that led to Sam leaving his family to attend Stanford, this gripping and horrifying story, courtesy of television series writers Andrew Dabb and Daniel Loflin, will explore the raw nerves of what makes the Winchesters unique and volatile.

Fans of the cult hit TV series won’t want to miss this pivotal 6-issue tale!”

This one looks to be a great big treat for fans of the television series. Some very key plot-points promise to be tied up with this release, and given the track record of the ongoing series this will be a title that screams must buy for fans of the ever popular television show.

JOHN CONSTANTINE: HELLBLAZER #263

Written by Peter Milligan
Art by Giuseppe Camuncoli and Stefano Landini
Cover by Simon Bisley
MSRP: $3.99

“India” part 3 of 4. Meeta’s dreams of Bollywood fame are threatened by a grotesque creature from the British Raj. It looks like the only person who can save her is John Constantine. But Constantine’s got a surprise visitor: someone who might just turn his life around. With greed, sex, demons and dancing, Mumbai has never been hotter than this.”

GEARS OF WAR #11

Written by Joshua Ortega and Mike Capps
Art and cover by Liam Sharp
MSRP: $3.99

”The combined forces of Delta, Sigma and the Jilane survivors are in full-on “Alamo” mode as the Locust close in. Can Marcus and Alex rally the troops in the face of such overwhelming odds? Don’t miss another rip-roaring issue based on the hit video game franchise!”

DEADPOOL: MERC WITH A MOUTH #7

WRITER: Victor Gischler
PENCILS: Kyle Baker
Bong Dazo
Rob Liefeld
Das Pastoras
INKS: Array
COLORED BY: Rob Liefeld
MSRP: $3.99

ARE YOU THERE, DEADPOOL? IT’S ME DEADPOOL.” Special double-sized issue with art by ROB LIEFELD, KYLE BAKER, DAS PASTORAS and regular series artist BONG DAZO. What do you do with a homesick zombie head? Take it back to the zombie universe, of course! Hopping through an interdimensional portal in the Florida swamp with Headpool tucked under his arm, Deadpool soon finds himself bouncing through a series of outlandish alternate realities, each more warped than the last. Wade Wilson, say hello to Major Deadpool, the Deadpool Kid and – va-va-voom – Lady Deadpool.”

DOCTOR VOODOO: AVENGER OF THE SUPERNATURAL #4

”COVER BY: Marko Djurdjevic
WRITER: Rick Remender
PENCILS: Jefte Palo
INKS: Array
COLORED BY: Jean-Francois Beaulieu
LETTERED BY: Dave Lanphear
MSRP: $2.99

Nightmare has claimed Earth. His unreal universe of pain and terror has been made tangible and spread across the globe by an army comprised of the world’s most powerful supernatural beings. Negating the sacrifice of a former Sorcerer Supreme, Jericho Drumm has opened the long-sealed gateway to Bondyè to ask the Voodoo Loa’s for aid. However, what he finds in the strange god land may very well shatter his world forever!”

INCORRUPTIBLE #2

Writer(s): Mark Waid
Artist(s): Jean Diaz
MSRP: $3.99

“Last April BOOM! Studios showed the world that MARK WAID IS EVIL with the smash-hit series IRREDEEMABLE. Now BOOM! shows the world that Mark Waid is… INCORRUPTIBLE! In this new ongoing, the reformed super villain Max Damage and his sidekick, the less reformed Jailbait, set out on their first mission–to extract vengeance against an old ally who must be brought to justice and who holds an important key to Max’s plans to bring down the Plutonian!”