June NCW Releases
, by Amber Curtis, 16 min reading time
The Best Fantasy, Horror and Sci-Fi Comics in the Universe
, by Amber Curtis, 16 min reading time
Here is a recap of Zenescope’s June 2021 releases. They are still for sale via our webstore with purchase links below. For each NCW (New Comic Wednesday), we feature a guest who worked on that week’s release. They share the behind the scenes of how the story came to be and some things we might have missed.
ZENESCOPE COMICS Amber Curtis
Here is a recap of Zenescope’s June releases. They are still for sale via our webstore with purchase links below.
For each NCW (New Comic Wednesday), we feature a guest who worked on that week’s release. They share the behind the scenes of how the story came to be and some things we might have missed.
Scroll through the list to see Amber’s favorite covers and her top pick of the month.
Myths & Legends Quarterly: Dragon Clan
Amber’s Favorite Cover: Cover A by Igor Vitorino & Ivan Nunes
For Fans of: Steampunk/Sci-Fi Storylines ie: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Riverdale.
Synopsis: Spoken of as only rumor and myth, the Dragon Clan was thought to be nothing but a legend. Now, after more than a millennia, they have risen again, more powerful and deadlier than even the legends claimed.
Don't miss this standalone 72-page story which unveils a new evil unleashed on the Grimm Universe!
Amber’s Top Pick: Grimm Spotlight: Hercules Payne vs. Scorpion Queen
Amber’s Favorite Cover: Cover A by Al Barrionuevo & Ivan Nunes
For Fans of: Action Packed Female Driven Storylines ie: Charmed, The Vampire Diaries.
Synopsis: Andre Payne is just trying to get through life. That’s not easy when you’re the son of the god Zeus...or when the Scorpion Queen decides she wants you dead and your power for herself. Things just aren’t easy when you’re a Demi-God. This stand-alone Grimm Universe story puts the spotlight on Hercules Payne.
Amber’s Favorite Cover: Cover B - Igor Vitorino & Ivan Nunes
For Fans of: There’s nothing like a great song to put you in a good mood, but Belle is going to be doing anything but enjoying what these creatures have to say. Tune in for this can’t-miss issue, packed with 32 beast hunting pages of action you won't want to miss!
Grimm Fairy Tales Vol. 2: #49
Amber’s Favorite Cover: Cover C by Michael DiPascale & Sanju Nivangune
For Fans of: Pirate & Adventure Themed Storylines: Peter Pan, The Librarian.
Synopsis: All the escaped creatures from the book are back where they belong and our world is safe. Now, Skye and her friends will need to go into the Dark Book one more time to rescue Shang and end this terrifying chapter of their lives, well, as long as nothing gets in their way. Don’t miss the penultimate issue of the Dark Book story arc!
Amber’s Top Pick: Oz Annual: Patchwork Girl
Amber’s Favorite Cover: Cover B by Harvey Tolibao & Ula Mos
For Fans of: Adventure & Horror: Wizard of Oz, Oz the Great and Powerful, Anabelle.
Synopsis: Dorothy was once a young farm girl from Kansas, but it has been many years since she has been that person and even longer since she has returned to Earth. Now, residing as the queen of Oz, ruler of the Emerald City, she and her people have gone through their hardships but she has been there to protect them.
But when a magical tornado rips through a prison, bringing one of most evil of creatures to ever walk among in Oz, to a small town in our world, Dorothy and her friends must set out to protect a place she once called home. And what she will find will change the very fabric of her identity.
Introducing a horrifying new character, The Patchwork Girl, in this super-sized 64-page tale that can't be missed!
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