We have two exclusive extended preview from Dynamite today and I don't think they could be any more different. First up is the Misadventures of Grumpy Cat and Pokey #3, a light-hearted and fun set of stories featuring the internet icon that launched a million memes… and then we have The Precinct #1, a steampunk detective series with mechanical monsters, alchemy and a noir hero straight out of the old pulp novels.
The Misadventures of Grumpy Cat and Pokey #3
writers: Ben McCool, Elliott Serrano, Ben Fisher artists: Steve Uy, Ken Haeser, Michelle Nguyen covers: Steve Uy (a), Erin Hunting (b), Michelle Nguyen (c)
The grand finale to Dynamite's first ever official Grumpy Cat comic book series! We conclude the misadventures of Grumpy and Pokey with three more short stories by three very talented creative teams. Follow our lovable (yet grumpy) feline siblings as they do such things as track down the mystery of who (or what) stole their kitty treats…try their paws at the creative arts…and even greet visitors from another planet!
The Precinct #1
writer: Frank J. Barbiere artist: Crizam Zamora cover: Joe Benitez subscription cover: Darick Robertson
incentive cover: Darick Robertson (B/W art), Darick Robertson ("virgin" art)
In the sprawling, steampunk metropolis of the big city, it's up to one group to keep the peace and uphold the law—the officers of The Precinct! Mortimer Hill is a veteran officer who has busted his fair share of criminals, but when mechanical monsters start causing trouble he'll need to use all his wits (and brawn!) to get to the heart of the mystery. Along with his new partner—a representative from the enigmatic Alchemy Academy—Mort will face the biggest case of his career—and the most dangerous! Join writer Frank J. Barbiere (Five Ghosts, The Howling Commandos of SHIELD, Avengers World) and Crizam Zamora (Swords of Sorrow: Black Sparrow & Lady Zorro) on an action-packed, steampunk adventure full of mystery and magic!