28 Exclusive Comic Book Covers Coming to San Diego Comic Con 2015
SDCC is shaping up to be a monster for comics fans, as the special guests include legendary Batman artist Greg Capullo, Sex Criminals creator Matt Fraction, Superman: Earth One writer and Sense8 co-creator J. Michael Straczynski, and, of course, Marvel icon Stan Lee. But for those of you who won't be there, most of these covers will be available digitally after the event.
Here are a few of the most exciting covers, along with their summaries:
With monsters appearing on the utopian island of Arcadia and threatening its inhabitants, She-Hulk and her team of Avengers set out to discover the source. But when they stumble upon a conspiracy that reaches far beyond Arcadia, She-Hulk may just find herself on the wrong side of the law!
Civil War #1 Minimates Variant
The Civil War never ended. Welcome to the Warzone, where six years of non-stop battle between the forces of the Blue and the Iron have split the nation down its center, utterly transforming it. In a world of new alliances and strange enemies, President Tony Stark and General Steve Rogers meet to make one last attempt at peace. Limited to 5,000 copies!
Star Wars: Darth Vader #7
-The Emperor's machinations revealed!
-Everything changes for Vader!
-The tale of Vader's transformation from A New Hope to The Empire Strikes Back continues!
Star Wars Lando #1
You know him…you love him…now, join him for his biggest caper as master of charm Lando Calrissian gets his very own comic book! Before he joined the rebellion, before he ran Cloud City, Lando made his way in the galaxy getting by on some swindles, some swagger, and a smile. Lobot at his side, Lando has a plan to steal a very valuable ship…but has he bitten off more than he can chew? Writer Charles Soule (DEATH OF WOLVERINE, INHUMAN, SHE-HULK) and artist Alex Maleev (DAREDEVIL, SPIDER-WOMAN, MOON KNIGHT) bring us the tale of a scoundrel in his natural element-trouble!
Orphan Black Exclusive "Road Trip to San Diego" IDW Comic Book
Welcome to the trip, man! Join Cosima, Sarah, Alison, Rachel and Helena for an exclusive "Road Trip to San Diego" Orphan Black comic book cover. Produced in cooperation with IDW and FanMail, CineQuest.com is proud to present an exclusive Orphan Black #4 cover featuring artwork by Alan Quah. Written by John Fawcett, this issue focuses on Alison Hendrix, a typical soccer mom with a typical husband and two adopted children. But she also happens to be a clone in pursuit of her origins.
Exclusive SDCC Triptych
Doctor Who: Tenth Doctor #14
Just one issue away from this year's season finale, and things have never looked more dangerous for the Doctor and Gabby! Separated by an ancient force from the centre of the galaxy, the Doctor takes a cosmic trip into the history of the universe, while Gabby must negotiate with an unearthly intelligence for the sake of the planet! How much has she learned from her brief travels with the Doctor… and will it be enough to save her?!
PART 1 OF THE 2-PART SEASON FINALE! Series co-writers Al Ewing and Rob Williams team up for an unmissable mini-epic, as a year's worth of stories come to a head!
– Can the Doctor save his new friends from their time-twisting fates?
– Will Alice find peace – or be marooned far from Earth?!
– Will ARC finally discover the truth about itself – or be reduced to atoms?!
– Will Jones fulfill his cosmic rock god destiny – or die among the stars?!
– And who will be left to join the Doctor as we head into Year Two?!
Doctor Who: Twelfth Doctor #11
Fresh from their adventures in Las Vegas, the Doctor and Clara are eager for a change of scenery, but their next destination aboard the TARDIS will prove a SHOCKING change of pace!
Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor SDCC Exclusive
When the Twelfth Doctor and Clara turn up at San Diego Comic Con, a quick selfie outside the TARDIS reveals an alien threat among the con-goers and cosplayers! The green-skinned Lady of Neverness can only be viewed through mirrors, photos and quantum snapshots, and has turned up in the background of photos all over the convention! But if enough people view her at the same time, she'll gain the power to breach into our dimension… to feed on the life-force of the whole planet! Can the Doctor and Clara defeat her and save the day?
Everyone's favorite version of the X-Men from the '90s is back! When Baron Kelly charges the Clear Mountain Project and it's mysterious new director with "mutant rehabilitation," it's up to the X-Men to investigate! PLUS: Free Range Sentiels?!? This SDCC 2015 edition is limited to 5,000 copies.
Crossed #75 School Day Cover
Kieron Gillen and Rafa Ortiz on Crossed #75, which initiated the Homo Tortoris plotline taking us from the time of the outbreak far, far into human pre-history.
Secret Wars #4 Minimates Variant
All the Angels sing!
And here are a few more covers, just for good measure: