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CHRONICLES OF KING CONAN VOLUME 3 Doug Moench (W), Marc Silvestri (P), Ron Frenz (P), Alan Kupperberg (P), Ricardo Villamonte (I), Ernie Chan (I), George Roussos (C), and John Buscema (Cover) On sale Sept 12 FC, 208 pages $18.99 TP, 7″ x 10″ “Kings are ever plagued by enemies.” The words of the Aquilonian ruler Conan are never more true than when a dark cabal of sorcerers threaten the throne and the lives of the royal family. But even against horrors from beneath the earth, murderous demons from beyond the grave, or ancient baleful gods summoned from dark dimensions, courage, love, and a good sword are formidable proof against evil when wielded by the mighty hand of the barbarian king! • Featuring early work of superstar artist Marc Silvestri. • Continues the re-presentation of the long-out-of-print Conan titles from Marvel Comics. Chronicles of Conan Volume 22:   EERIE ARCHIVES VOLUME 11 HC Richard Margopoulos (W), Steve Skeates (W), Al Milgrom (W), Doug Moench (W), Budd Lewis (W), Gerry Boudreau (W), Sanjulian (A), Ken Kelly (A), Paul Neary (A), Neal Adams (A), Vincente Alcazar (A), Esteban Maroto (A), Tom Sutton (A), and Martin Salvador (A) On sale Sept 26 b&w, 248 pages $49.99 HC, 8 3/8” x 10 7/8” Collecting issues #52-#55 of Warren Publishing’s legendary Eerie horror anthology, this deluxe hardcover features the character Hunter—the deadly demon killer of the future—making an explosive debut. Esteban Maroto continues his enchanting tales of Dax the Warrior, and Shreck struggles for survival on a dangerous, irradiated alternate world! A run of breathtaking covers by Sanjulian and Ken Kelly and a do-it-yourself Werewolf! board game top off this fine collection of 1970s horror tales! • The greatest horror comics of all time! REX MUNDI OMNIBUS VOLUME 1 TP Arvid Nelson (W), EricJ (A), Jim Di Bartolo (A), Juan Ferreyra (A/C/Cover), Brian Churilla (A), and Jeromy Cox (C) On sale Sept 5 FC, 584 pages $24.99 TP, 6” x 9” Paris, 1933. Europe is still in the grip of feudalism, sorcerers stalk the streets at night, and secret societies vie for power. When a medieval scroll disappears from a Paris church, Dr. Julien Saunière begins uncovering a series of horrific ritual murders connected to the Catholic Church. His investigation turns into a one-man quest to uncover the deepest secrets of Christianity, a trail of conspiracy that extends all the way to the walls of Jerusalem during the First Crusade. • Collects Rex Mundi Volumes #1-3. STAR WARS: CRIMSON EMPIRE III—EMPIRE LOST TP Mike Richardson (W), Paul Gulacy (P), Michael Bartolo (C), and Dave Dorman (Cover) On sale Sept 19 FC, 144 pages $19.99 TP, 6 5/8” x 10 3/16” Kir Kanos, the last surviving member of Emperor Palpatine’s Royal Guard, is ready to settle a score with Luke Skywalker and those others whom he blames for the death of his Emperor. But standing in Kanos’s path is his former adversary and almost love interest Mirith Sinn. And both of them have become pawns in a secret plot by an Imperial cabal! • The final chapter in the Crimson Empire saga! STAR WARS: THE CRIMSON EMPIRE SAGA HC Mike Richardson (W), Randy Stradley (W), Paul Gulacy (P), P. Craig Russell (I), Randy Emberlin (I), Dave Stewart (C), Michael Bartolo (C), and Dave Dorman (Cover) On sale Sept 12 FC, 504 pages $34.99 HC, 6” x 9” The blood-soaked tale of the last surviving member of Emperor Palpatine’s Royal Guard is now complete in one dust-jacketed hardcover edition! From revenge to redemption, the story of Kir Kanos takes him from the deserts of Yinchorr, to the halls of Imperial power, and to the inner circle of the New Republic. Included are encounters with Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Luke Skywalker, and Leia Organa Solo. An epic tale in one epic tome! • The complete Crimson Empire Saga in one deluxe edition!