Dark Horse Presents, Cancelled One More Time…

There have been a bunch of comics cancellations coming through the pipe.

In Dark Horse Presents #33, the third volume of this anthology running since the eighties, which last relaunched in 2014, Dark Horse President writes

Sadly, our comics market follows a predictable downward sales pattern with ongoing series and not even our award-winning anthology is immune… I will point out we've reached an astonishing 226 issues under the Dark Horse Presents banner, a number rarely reached by any comics magazine, and even less likely for a comics anthology. I'll leave you with this note: keep watching, for we just might be back with a new format and a star-studded lineup.

As it stands, volumes 33 and 34 have been cancelled. Here's what would have been…

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DHP #34

(W) Ron Randall, Carla Speed McNeil, Jim Alexander, Shannon Wheeler, Will Pickering (A) Ron Randall, Shannon Wheeler (CA) Steve Rude

This month's issue features new installments of Shannon Wheeler's Too Much Coffee Man; Ron Randall's Trekker: The Volstock Payoff; Carla Speed McNeil's Finder: Chase the Lady; Jim Alexander, Will Pickering, and Fin Cramb's Savant; and much more!

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DHP #35

(W) Ron Randall, Carla Speed McNeil, Jim Alexander, Shannon Wheeler, Will Pickering (A) Ron Randall, Shannon Wheeler, Carla Speed McNeil, Fin Cramb, Agnes Czaja, Kevin Czapiewski, Bruce Zick (CA) Francisco Ruiz Velasco

This month's Dark Horse Presents debuts two new stories: Mandala, a four-part story by Stuart Moore and Bruce Zick, and Yesterday's Muse, a one-shot by Chad Lambert and Kevin Czapiewski! Ron Randall's Trekker: The Volstock Payoff and Shannon Wheeler's Too Much Coffee Man conclude! Continuing stories include Carla Speed McNeil's Finder: Chase the Lady and Jim Alexander, Wili Pickering, and Fin Cramb's Savant!
Ron Randall (W/A), Carla Speed McNeil (W/A), Jim Alexander (W), Shannon Wheeler (W/A), Chad Lambert (W), Stuart Moore (W), Will Pickering (A), Fin Cramb (A), Kevin Czapiewski (A), Bruce Zick (A), and Francisco Ruiz Velasco (Cover)

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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