Avatar Press' December solicitations kick off with a bang as Kieron Gillen's Über returns with a new series Über: Invasion drawn by Daniel Gete. With Hitler's conquest of Europe complete, he is now sending his super-powered soldiers to invade America. And the theatre of the surreal continues with the eight issue of Cinema Purgatorio with stories by some of the top writers in the industry including Alan Moore, Garth Ennis, Max Brooks and more.
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UBER: INVASION#1 REGULAR CVR
Retail Price: $3.99 US
Writer: Kieron Gillen
Covers and Art: Daniel Gete
MR, Color, 32 pages , ongoing monthly
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: Kieron Gillen's reimagining of superpowers and history is back with America under attack! In the waning days of World War II, the Germans discovered a way to enhance soldiers into unstoppable monsters. With these weapons Hitler conquered all of Europe and now has set his sights on the United States. This is Uber: Invasion! The German battleships are on American soil and with the allies struggling to make up lost ground in Enhanced Soldier development; the young country is facing the possibility of annihilation! Available with Regular, Wraparound, War Crimes, and Blitzkrieg covers by series artist Daniel Gete, a painted Propaganda Poster cover, and a limited VIP Premium cover by Gabriel Andrade that is limited to 500 copies!
UBER SPECIAL #1 EXPLOSIVE CVR
Retail Price: $9.99 US
Cover: Michael DiPascale
Writer: Kieron Gillen
Art: Gabriel Andrade
MR, Color, 32 pages
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8
Retail Price: $6.99 US
Cover: Kevin O'Neill
Writers: Alan Moore, Garth Ennis, Max Brooks, Kieron Gillen, Christos Gage
Artists: Kevin O'Neill, Raulo Caceres, Michael DiPascale, Ignacio Calero, Gabriel Andrade
MR, B&W, 48 pages, ongoing monthly, no ads
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: A deep seeded dread spreads over you as you sit in the otherworldly movie theatre. The smell of burnt popcorn is tinged with something else, something coppery… blood? As the first film starts to dance across the screen you hear a strangled choke from behind you. What have you gotten yourself into? This is the theatre of the surreal from the imagination of the one and only Alan Moore! Prepare yourself for twisted tales from the masters of the art form. Now showing: Cinema Purgatorio by Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill, A More Perfect Union by Max Brooks and Michael DiPascale, Code Pru by Garth Ennis and Raulo Caceres, Modded by Kieron Gillen and Ignacio Calero, and The Vast by Christos Gage and Gabriel Andrade. Each story has its own cover by the series artist and there is also an Ancient Tome Premium edition limited to 1000 copies.