Hitting stores in June from Alterna will be four additional titles in the company's newsprint comics line, which is so forward-thinking and innovative it brings comic book prices back to where they were 25 years ago! Joining the existing titles Adam Wreck, Lilith Dark, Amazing Age, and Croak will be Mother Russia, Scrimshaw, The Chair, and Trespasser. Back in March, Alterna successfully funded a 7-day Kickstarter that will enable them to pursue their global newsstand distribution deal. But you can pick these titles up in your local comic shop, where they'll be available two months earlier than on newsstands. Check out the titles available in June below, and don't forget about May's titles either. You can print out the order form at the bottom of this article and bring it to your retailer, and buy the whole entire line for several months for less than the cost of June's Secret Empire tie-in issues.
MOTHER RUSSIA #1 of 3 – (W/A) Jeff McComsey
One baby. One rifle. Two million zombies! As a zombie apocalypse breaks out in WWII, a Soviet sniper risks her life to protect an innocent baby boy. Created by New York Times-bestselling author and artist Jeff McComsey. Now on newsprint!
($1.50; 32pgs; BW; APR171234; June 14th)
SCRIMSHAW #1 – (W) Eric Borden (A) Dave Mims (L) Spike O'Laochdha
With the planet ravaged by war, ruthless corporations have the world's governments in their pockets. Faced with impossible odds, Captain Hans Tanaka and the rest of the crew of the Runaway Horse have been branded as pirates, cut-throats, mercs… and the good guys! Printed on newsprint!
($1.50; 32 pgs; Full Color; APR171235; June 28th)
THE CHAIR #1 of 4 – (W/L) Peter Simeti (A) Kevin Christensen
Richard Sullivan has spent ten years on death row for a crime he claims he never committed. But lately inmates are being brutally murdered by the Warden and his guards. Will Sullivan escape before it's too late? Now a motion picture starring the legendary Roddy Piper. Printed on newsprint!
($1.50; 32 pgs; BW; APR171236; June 21st)
TRESPASSER #1 of 4 – (W) Justin M. Ryan (A) Kristian Rossi (L) DC Hopkins
After a devastating war ruins the air and food supply for most of the world, Hector and his daughter Maria struggle to survive. But when a strange visitor crash lands in the forest, Hector will go to unspeakable lengths to protect his child. Printed on newsprint!
($1.50; 32 pgs; Full Color; APR1712537; June 7th)