We have three new titles hitting comics shops this week from Valiant: the first issue of the new 3-part series Eternal Warrior: Days of Steel, the oversized 25th issue of Bloodshot and the third issue of the Death Defying Doctor Mirage.
ETERNAL WARRIOR: DAYS OF STEEL #1 (of 3)
Written Peter Milligan Art by Cary Nord Covers by Bryan Hitch, Rafa Sandoval and Cary Nord
Swords! Savagery! Steel! Valiant's immortal champion returns with an all-new adventure from master storytellers Peter Milligan (Hellblazer) and Cary Nord (Conan)! The Eternal Warrior…Gilad Anni-Padda, the Earth's Fist and Steel…is forever charged with guarding the Geomancer and securing the Earth's safety. After completing another brutal mission, the Earth's undying guardian is approached with a cryptic task: fi nd and save a baby — in whose hands might rest the fate of an entire people. But the Eternal Warrior is no nursemaid…and, to complicate matters, a thousand Magyar invaders want the baby dead. At the edge of civilization, can history's most expert killer keep one precious life alive?
BLOODSHOT#25 (ANNIVERSARY THROWDOWN!)
Written by Peter Milligan with Howard Chaykin, Duane Swierczynski, Duffy Bourdeau, Justin Jordan and Daniel Kibblesmith Art by Lewis LaRosa with Howard Chaykin, Manuel Garcia, Al Barrionuevo, Rafer Roberts, and Bart Sears Covers by Lewis LaRosa, Al Barrionuevo, Rafael Albuquerque, Don Perlin and Bryan Hitch
A murderer's row of all-star talents is going all-in for an oversized, 48-page milestone anniversary blowout chronicling the classified history of Valiant's most dangerous, most brutal, most relentless hero – BLOODSHOT! Meet the man behind Bloodshot – or is he? – when one soldier's untapped killer instinct takes over in a feature-sized lead tale of blood, guts, and heart by Peter Milligan and Lewis LaRosa! PLUS…an all-new story by comics master Howard Chaykin! The original BLOODSHOT launch team of Duane Swierczynski and Manuel García join forces again for an all-new adventure! AND…Duffy Boudreau and Al Barrionuevo take you on Bloodshot's journey from the end of the line with H.A.R.D. Corps to the Colombian jungle where Unity found him! Along with many more bonus stories and artwork, a complete cover gallery, and more!
THE DEATH-DEFYING DOCTOR MIRAGE #3 (of 5)
Written by Jen Van Meter Art by Roberto De La Torre Cover by Travel Foreman
Down in the darkness! Below the veil of the living world, deep in the lands of the dead, Dr. Mirage fights her way through the evils and monstrosities that besiege the spirits. But the real monsters live in the world above, where a sinister hit squad tries to put an end to Mirage's mission — permanently.