St Jude's And The Life After, A New Oni Comic From Joshua Fialkov And Gabo

stAt the Diamond Retailer Summit at Las Vegas in May, attending retailers will be getting a goodie bag full of stuff, as well as getting a package send to their stores.

Their haul will include Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #1, Futures End #1 Exclusive Variant, Amazing Spider-Man #1 Ross 75th Anniversary Variant, V-Wars #1 Variant, DCD Summit 2014 Amazing Spider-Man #1 Minimates Cover, Zombie Tramp #1 Limited Edition, Zombie Chasers PB Books, 2014 Red Giant Sampler Book, Zombie Munchkins bookmarks, Titan Comics 2014 Preview, an Escapo Poster, an Angry Birds Interactive Annual, Skeleton Arm bottle opener, Words With Zombies magnet set, Behind The Sofa: Doctor Who, Zombie Outbreak Survial Kit, Risk Legacy, Spider-Man Munny, DC Batman Automobilia #2, Space Invaders Computer Set, Pac-Man Ghost Plush, six inch Darkseid, Skyward Vol 1, Zombie Tramp FCBD, Legend Of Zelda 1, Bag O' D6 and Lego: Legends Of Chima. Brings a couple of bags…

And one thing I hadn't heard of. A new comic book from Oni Press. St. Judes & The Life After #1 by Joshua Fialkov. With this picture above.

So I got in touch. Turns out they weren't quite expecting it to go public yet either. But I got some details. Coming in July…


July 2014

In an infinite city fueled by despair, there is one man capable of breaking free. The Life After tells the story of Jude, a unique man who will fight good, evil, and bureaucracy to escape purgatory and save humanity. Kicking off in July after a special preview issue at WonderCon in April, this dazzling, unique, new ongoing series comes from the deft hands of writer Joshua Hale Fialkov and artist Gabo and features covers by The Manhattan Projects' Nick Pitarra!

With the following art…

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Oni Press have been good at printing copies of new comic books well ahead of the publishing date, so folks can get a good look at them first. Is this what they are doing with St. Judes & The Life After on the back of Fialkov's success with Bunker?

Also, maybe it's a good opportunity to get in your retailer's good book for a sneak peek.

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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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