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Valiant Marks The Biggest Release Dates of 2017 with “X-O MANOWAR WEDNESDAYS” and the X-O MANOWAR 2017 CALENDAR!

XO2017_CALENDAR_INTERIOR_ROCAFORTValiant Sets Release Date for Every Issue of X-O MANOWAR in 2017 Ahead of Launch with Retailer Promotional Calendar

Valiant is proud to announce that, beginning on March 22nd with the release of the all-new X-O MANOWAR #1, the fourth Wednesday of every month will officially be “X-O MANOWAR WEDNESDAY” – a consistent, monthly on-sale date that will include the latest issue of X-O MANOWAR alongside a brand-new launch title, jumping-on point, or key issue arriving from the best-reviewed publisher in comics! Across each and every fourth Wednesday in 2017, Valiant will now be giving fans at least two reasons to visit their local comic shop – beginning with the most important title of the year, X-O MANOWAR #1, arriving in stores on March 22nd right next to BLOODSHOT REBORN #0!

To support this unprecedented move and to reiterate Valiant’s commitment to building X-O MANOWAR’s brutal new beginning across 2017, Valiant is giving fans and retailers the tools they need to never miss an “X-O MANOWAR WEDNESDAY” with the X-O MANOWAR 2017 CALENDAR – coming free to all participating retailers in the United States, Canada, and Europe! Marking the release date to every issue of X-O MANOWAR in 2017, this one-of-a-kind calendar comes complete with reminders highlighting the Initial Order Deadline (IOD), Final Order Cut-Off (FOC), and “X-O MANOWAR WEDNESDAY” for the first year of X-O MANOWAR – the EPIC NEW ONGOING SERIES from New York Times best-selling-writer Matt Kindt (Divinity, Ninjak, Mind MGMT) and a rotating cast of powerhouse artists, including Tomas Giorello (4001 A.D.: War Mother, Bloodshot Reborn)Doug Braithwaite (Armor Hunters, Bloodshot U.S.A.), Clayton Crain (Rai, Carnage), Ryan Bodenheim (The Dying & The Dead), and Mico Suayan (Bloodshot Reborn), spanning the series’ first year and beyond!

“We’ve told fans and retailers in no uncertain terms that the new X-O MANOWAR series may very well be the most vitally important series that we have ever published,” said Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce. “Now, we’re putting our money where our mouth is – and continuing Valiant’s record-setting streak of on-time shipping – by giving retailers a major new tool for promoting the series in their store with ‘X–O MANOWAR WEDNESDAY’ dates marked on this calendar. At the end of every month, on every fourth Wednesday in 2017, Valiant will be putting a major new release into stores for fans to rally around. And it all starts with X-O MANOWAR #1 on March 22nd. We’re extremely confident in the strength of this series with the first 13 issues already in production. Our new ‘X-O MANOWAR WEDNESDAYS’ are just the latest display of the momentum we’re putting behind this series, and just how far our plans for X-O MANOWAR stretch in 2017 and beyond.”

Packed with explosive artwork from some of the finest talents in the industry – including Lewis LaRosa (Bloodshot Reborn, Savage), Kenneth Rocafort (The Ultimates), Mico Suayan (Bloodshot Reborn), J.G. Jones (Final Crisis), Kaare Andrews (Astonishing X-Men) and more, the X-O MANOWAR 2017 CALENDAR is a dazzling display item that will attract customers near and far! Retailers hoping to take part in X-O MANOWAR’s landmark takeover in 2017 and beyond will be eligible for the X-O MANOWAR 2017 CALENDAR based on their Diamond discount tier. For more information, retailers should contact their Diamond representative or the Valiant sales team (retailers@valiantentertainment.com). The X-O MANOWAR 2017 CALENDAR will also be available for free to all retailers attending this year’s ComicsPRO meeting in February.

A stunning new beginning for Valiant’s most enduring icon launches into comics everywhere on March 22nd with X-O MANOWAR #1 – part one of “SOLDIER,” a punishing, three-issue introduction that will push Aric of Dacia beyond the farthest limits of our galaxy…and into the brutal opening salvo of the ultimate X-O Manowar tale ever told!

Born under the oppressive thumb of the Roman Empire, Aric of Dacia learned warfare at an early age. It was amid such violence that he was abducted by an alien race. Forced into slavery, he survived where others perished. His escape would come from bonding with a weapon of immeasurable power: the X-O Manowar armor. With it, he returned to Earth…only to find himself stranded in the modern day.

But that was a lifetime ago.

Now, far from home on a strange and primitive new world, Aric has begun a new life. Liberated from his past, he tends to his crops. Free from war. Free from violence. Free from the armor.

But the machinery of death marches his way once again. Conscripted into an alien army and thrown into an unforgiving conflict, the fury inside him finds voice as he is forced to embrace the armor once more. With it, he will decimate armies, topple empires and incite interplanetary warfare as he rises from SOLDIER to GENERAL to EMPEROR to VISIGOTH. They wanted a weapon. He will give them war!

In the wake of “SOLDIER”’s staggering assault in issues #1-3, X-O MANOWAR then continues in 2017 and beyond as a superstar cast of Valiant’s most acclaimed artistic talents chart Aric’s path from SOLDIER to GENERAL to EMPEROR to VISIGOTH for a vicious, year-long journey of bone and bloodshed born from the battlefields of a herculean alien empire:

X-O MANOWAR #1 | “SOLDIER” – PART ONE
MATT KINDT | TOMAS GIORELLO

MARCH 2017
X-O MANOWAR #4 | “GENERAL” – PART ONE
MATT KINDT | DOUG BRAITHWAITE

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X-O MANOWAR #7 | “EMPEROR” – PART ONE
MATT KINDT | CLAYTON CRAIN
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X-O MANOWAR #10 | INTERLUDE
MATT KINDT | RYAN BODENHEIM

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X-O MANOWAR #11 | “VISIGOTH” – PART ONE
MATT KINDT | MICO SUAYAN

JANUARY 2018

Plus: Valiant is also rewarding fans who reserve copies of X-O MANOWAR’s complete opening story arc in advance with their local retailer with the X-O MANOWAR #1-3 PRE-ORDER EDITION BUNDLE!

Available only as a pre-order set, the X-O MANOWAR #1-3 PRE-ORDER EDITIONS must be ordered as a complete bundle at your local comic shop by the initial order date of January 26th, 2017! Released monthly from March through May, featuring exclusive covers by series interior artist Tomas Giorello and clocking in a colossal 48 pages each, every PRE-ORDER EDITION comes packed with trade paperback-style extras and bonus content, including creator commentary, behind-the-scenes looks at the creation of the comics, process character designs and artwork, and first looks at upcoming issues.

The only way to reserve these exclusive copies is by pre-ordering all three issues at your local comic shop by January 26th, 2017. Further copies will not be available beyond that date and subsequent issues will not be offered in later solicitations, so don’t miss your chance! Simply copy one of the pre-order coupons included in this month’s Previews catalog or in every issue of Valiant’s January-shipping comics releases and present it to your local comic shop to reserve your X-O MANOWAR #1-3 PRE-ORDER BUNDLE.

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Written by MATT KINDT
Art by TOMÁS GIORELLO
Cover A by LEWIS LAROSA (JAN172113)
Cover B by KENNETH ROCAFORT (JAN172114)
Interlocking Variant Cover by MICO SUAYAN (JAN172116)
X-O Manowar Icon Variant by J.G. JONES (JAN172117)
Brushed Metal Variant Cover by MONIKA PALOSZ (JAN172117)
$3.99 | 40 pgs. | T+ | On Sale MARCH 22nd (FOC – 2/27/17)

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Written by MATT KINDT
Art & Covers by TOMAS GIORELLO (JAN172115)
$11.97 [three issues] | 48 pgs. each | T+
X-O MANOWAR #1 PRE-ORDER EDITION | On Sale MARCH 22nd (IOD – 1/26/17)
X-O MANOWAR #2 PRE-ORDER EDITION | On Sale APRIL 26th (IOD – 1/26/17)
X-O MANOWAR #3 PRE-ORDER EDITION | On Sale MAY 24th (IOD – 1/26/17)

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Retailer Advisory: Valiant’s BRITANNIA #4 Conquers Again With A Second Printing in January!

BRITANNIA_004_SECOND-PRINTING_COVER_NORDAs Valiant’s magnum opus enters its 10th astonishing printing, don’t miss your chance to experience the bone-crunching finale to this season’s runaway hit!

Valiant is proud to announce that BRITANNIA #4 (of 4) – the fearsome final chapter of Valiant’s prestige format epic from comics master Peter Milligan (Detective Comics, X-Force) and incendiary artist Juan Jose Ryp (Ninjak) has sold out at the distributor level and will return to store shelves with the BRITANNIA #4 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING on JANUARY 25th!

On the fringes of civilization, the world’s first detective is about to make an unholy discovery…

Ruled by the Fates. Manipulated by the Gods. Commanded by Caesar. In the year 65 A.D., one’s destiny was not his own. At the height of Nero’s reign, a veteran of Rome’s imperial war machine has been dispatched to the farthest reaches of the colonies to investigate unnatural happenings… In the remote outpost of Britannia, Antonius Axia – the First Detective – will become Rome’s only hope to reassert control over the empire’s most barbaric frontier…and keep the monsters that bridge the line between myth and mystery at bay…

Fans and critics everywhere have decreed it so: Valiant’s uncanny supernatural epic is a comics triumph!

✮✮✮✮✮… Thrilling… Another must-read.” – Geeked Out Nation

✮✮✮✮✮… A compelling tale… BRITANNIA goes out with a bang.” – All-Comic

✮✮✮✮✮… Simply superb!” – GAMbIT Magazine

✮✮✮✮½… Another home run from one of the best comic book publishers around.” – Graphic Policy

✮✮✮✮… Valiant’s best mini-series of 2016.” – Multiversity Comics

One of [Valiant’s]  most surprising comics… [A] Game of Thrones-ian mixture of politics and violence with a novel approach to crime stories in a historical setting…” - io9

A superb horror fantasy series…” – Uproxx

Antonius Axis may be bringing his first spirit-chasing case to a close, but the rise of civilization’s first detective has only just begun… On January 25th, join acclaimed creators Peter Milligan and Juan Jose Ryp as they conjure an encore presentation for one of 2016’s most acclaimed new series with the BRITANNIA #4 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING!

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Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by JUAN JOSE RYP
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Retailer Advisory: Sold-Out SAVAGE #1 Strikes Again with Third Printing in January!

SAVAGE_0001_THIRD-PRINITNG_COVER_LAROSAFollowing near-universal critical acclaim and an instantaneous first issue sell out, the first appearance of Valiant’s bone-breaking new hero is cutting deep this January with yet another sold-out printing!

Valiant is proud to announce that SAVAGE #1 – the FIRST ISSUE of the all-new, history-making debut from acclaimed writer B. Clay Moore (Hawaiian Dick) and explosive artists Clayton Henry (Harbinger Wars) and Lewis LaRosa (Bloodshot Reborn) – has sold out at the distributor level yet again and will return to shelves everywhere with the SAVAGE #1 THIRD PRINTING on January 11th!

In the proud footsteps of DIVINITY, WAR MOTHER, and BRITANNIA, witness the skin-shearing debut of Valiant’s next great icon with a primal tale of survival and instinct that will destroy a family from the inside out…and begin the rise of a brutal hero born in a world of primordial instinct and unrelenting savagery!

Fifteen years ago, the world’s most famous soccer star, his former supermodel wife, and their young son disappeared without a trace. The world believes they are dead… But, in reality, their private jet crash-landed on a mysterious, unknown island ruled by prehistoric creatures from another time…

This is the story of how they lost their humanity.

Fan and critics everywhere have spoken – SAVAGE #1 is a heart-stopping comics experience that no one can afford to miss!

“Valiant Comics has firmly situated itself as the leading competitor to the Big Two superhero comics publishers, and 2016 has been the new Valiant’s strongest year yet… SAVAGE #1 is another success for the publisher…” – The A.V. Club

“✮✮✮✮✮… Vivid, real, and brutal all at once… SAVAGE #1 is so well written you’ll find the pages without dinosaurs just as intriguing.” – AiPT!

“✮✮✮✮✮… SAVAGE #1 delivers on every level with a compelling story and world-class artistic team.” – All-Comic

“✮✮✮✮✮… Stunning… If you’ve been afraid to jump into Valiant, Savage is definitely a book that makes it easier than ever before.” – Comic Spectrum

“✮✮✮✮✮… Savage #1 is a splendor of art and writing… A perfect first issue.” – The Broken Infinite

“✮✮✮✮½… Bloody action and riveting drama in equal measure… SAVAGE #1 looks to reinvigorate the genre with rich thematics and bloody precision.” – Newsarama

“✮✮✮✮½… Brutal, yet incredibly beautiful… Valiant have another hit on their hands.” – Graphic Policy

“✮✮✮✮½… If you’re a fan of dinosaurs or just a sucker for great art, SAVAGE will sink its teeth into you and leave you wanting seconds.” – ComicsVerse

On January 11th, join a legend in the making and jump on board as B. Clay Moore, Clayton Henry, and Lewis LaRosa unleash the beast within! Presented in the deluxe VALIANT PRESTIGE format with high-grade covers and interior paper stock, custom-designed end sheets, and exclusive creator commentary and back matter, the most ferocious first appearance of the year charges back into stores, only in the SAVAGE #1 THIRD PRINTING!

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SAVAGE #1 THIRD PRINTING
Written by B. CLAY MOORE
Art by CLAYTON HENRY and LEWIS LAROSA
Cover by LEWIS LAROSA (SEP168750)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On Sale JANUARY 11th (FOC – 12/26/16)

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Written by B. CLAY MOORE
Art by CLAYTON HENRY and LEWIS LAROSA
Cover A by LEWIS LAROSA (OCT161960)
Cover B by JARED FLETCHER (OCT161961)
Character Design Variant by LEWIS LAROSA (OCT161963)
Variant Cover by BILL SIENKIEWICZ (OCT161964)
B&W Sketch Variant by LEWIS LAROSA (OCT161965)
Valiant Cat Cosplay Variant Also Available (OCT161962)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On sale DECEMBER 28 (FOC – 12/5/16)

SAVAGE #3 (of 4)
Written by B. CLAY MOORE
Art by CLAYTON HENRY and LEWIS LAROSA
Cover A by LEWIS LAROSA (NOV161943)
Cover B by JARED FLETCHER (NOV161944)
Character Design Variant by LEWIS LAROSA (NOV161945)
Variant Cover by FELIPE MASSAFERA (NOV161946)
B&W Sketch Variant by LEWIS LAROSA (NOV161947)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On sale JANUARY 25 (FOC – 1/2/17)

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Retailer Advisory: Valiant’s BRITANNIA #1 Enters Uncharted Territory with Fourth Printing in January!

BRITANNIA_001_FOURTH-PRINTING_COVER_NORDWith nine sold-out printings burning up shelves before the much-anticipated finale hits stores this week, it’s not too late to find out why Valiant’s psychological and terrifying journey to the farthest reaches of the Roman Empire is one of the year’s most unexpected hit series!

Valiant is proud to announce that BRITANNIA #1 (of 4) – the FIRST ISSUE of Valiant’s prestige format phenomenon from comics master Peter Milligan (Detective Comics, X-Force) and incendiary artist Juan Jose Ryp (Ninjak) with multiple Harvey Award nominee Raul Allen (Wrath of the Eternal Warrior) – has once again sold out at the distributor level and will return to store shelves with the BRITANNIA #1 (of 4) FOURTH PRINTING on JANUARY 4th!

Following sold–out printings on every subsequent issue of Valiant’s critically acclaimed series released thus far – including the BRITANNIA #2 SECOND PRINTING and BRITANNIA #3 SECOND PRINTING – the shocking debut issue that stunned readers everywhere is marching back to comic shops yet again with an astounding fourth printing!

On the fringes of civilization, the world’s first detective is about to make an unholy discovery… Ruled by the Fates. Manipulated by the Gods. Commanded by Caesar. In the year 65 A.D., one’s destiny was not his own. At the height of Nero’s reign, a veteran of Rome’s imperial war machine has been dispatched to the farthest reaches of the colonies to investigate unnatural happenings… In the remote outpost of Britannia, Antonius Axia – the First Detective – will become Rome’s only hope to reassert control over the empire’s most barbaric frontier…and keep the monsters that bridge the line between myth and mystery at bay…

All hail Britannia! As praise continues to pour in for Valiant’s blistering epic, BRITANNIA is the can’t-miss tale for readers new and old!

“✮✮✮✮✮… A unique and engrossing tale.” – All-Comic

“✮✮✮✮½… Wildly Entertaining… You will be begging for more.” – Newsarama

“✮✮✮✮½… Fantastic… A truly enjoyable read.” –AiPT!

“✮✮✮✮½… Visceral… Bloody fantastic.” –Graphic Policy

“An immersive entry to grander designs… Expect the narrative, and blood, to fly.” – IGN

“Incredible — the characters, the setting, the storytelling, the violence all shine.” – Nerdist

“A refreshing take on comics… It feels as if Valiant are treading on new and exciting ground.” – Heroes Direct

Valiant’s darkest and most haunting series to date is here…and it’s a runaway hit! In the tradition of DIVINITY and WAR MOTHER, witness the bold introduction to Valiant’s breakout protagonist of 2016, Antonius Axia, with a visionary journey that will send the ancient world’s first detective spiraling into the darkest depths of myth and mystery!

On January 4th, the age of BRITANNIA soldiers on as Milligan, Ryp and Allen’s bloody masterpiece returns for your latest chance to jump on board! A phantasmagorical journey into death, destruction, and desire await history’s first detective, only in the BRITANNIA #1 FOURTH PRINTING!

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BRITANNIA #1 (of 4) FOURTH PRINTING 
Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by JUAN JOSE RYP and RAUL ALLEN
Cover by CARY NORD (OCT168811)
$3.99 | 40 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On Sale JANUARY 4th (FOC – 12/19/16)

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Valiant’s SAVAGE #1 Tears Into Advance Sellout, Returns with Second Printing in December!

SAVAGE_001_COVER-A_LAROSAOn the heels of DIVINITY, WAR MOTHER, and BRITANNIA, the spine-snapping debut of Valiant’s next major hero is already clawing into an advance sell-out before its November 30th on-sale date!

Valiant is proud to announce that SAVAGE #1 (of 4) – the FIRST ISSUE of Valiant’s primal new series from acclaimed writer B. Clay Moore (Hawaiian Dick) and explosive artists Clayton Henry (HARBINGER WARS) and Lewis LaRosa (BLOODSHOT REBORN), has sold out at the distributor level in advance of its on-sale date and will return to store shelves with the SAVAGE #1 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING on December 14th! This winter, nature conquers all as the next major hero to enter the Valiant Universe makes a ferocious first appearance for the ages! Jump on board here to discover why Valiant is the most acclaimed publisher in comics today as a young family, marooned without hope of rescue, learns how to fight tooth and claw – literally – in a strange and unforgiving landscape!

Fifteen years ago, the world’s most famous soccer star, his former supermodel wife, and their young son disappeared without a trace. The world believes they are dead… But, in reality, their private jet crash-landed on a mysterious, unknown island ruled by prehistoric creatures from another time…

This is the story of how they lost their humanity.

On December 14th, Valiant’s most killer new series of the season slashes forward in a landmark debut packed with tragedy and terror, only in the SAVAGE #1 SECOND PRINTING! Presented in the deluxe VALIANT PRESTIGE format with high-grade covers and interior paper stock, custom-designed end sheets, and exclusive creator commentary and back matter, relive the epic coming of Valiant’s most-demanded new hero right here!

Plus: the primal origin rages on just two weeks later in SAVAGE #2 (of 4)! On December 28th, the baptism of bloodshed continues as B. Clay Moore, Clayton Henry, and Lewis LaRosa shear away at the seminal comics debut of 2016! Calamity, carnage and claws await in SAVAGE #2 (of 4) – featuring covers by Lewis LaRosa (Punisher MAX), Jared Fletcher (Paper Girls), and Bill Sienkiewicz (Elektra: Assassin)!

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SAVAGE #1 SECOND PRINTING
Written by B. CLAY MOORE
Art by CLAYTON HENRY and LEWIS LAROSA
Cover by LEWIS LAROSA (SEP168749)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On Sale DECEMBER 14th (FOC – 11/28/16)

SAVAGE #2 (of 4)
Written by B. CLAY MOORE
Art by CLAYTON HENRY and LEWIS LAROSA
Cover A by LEWIS LAROSA (OCT161960)
Cover B by JARED FLETCHER (OCT161961)
Character Design Variant by LEWIS LAROSA (OCT161963)
Variant Cover by BILL SIENKIEWICZ (OCT161964)
B&W Sketch Variant by LEWIS LAROSA (OCT161965)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On Sale DECEMBER 28th (FOC – 12/5/16)

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Valiant’s HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 Posts Advance Sell-Out of 46,000 Print Run, Immediately Returns to Press

HR_001_SECOND-PRINTING_COVER_ROBERTSONRetailers to Receive Bonus Second Printing of Valiant’s Blockbuster Debut in Stores Alongside First

More than a week before it hits stores, one of the fall’s most anticipated first issues is already on track to become one of the biggest comic book debuts of 2016 from any independent publisher!

Valiant is proud to announce that HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 – the FIRST ISSUE of the ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES by multiple Harvey Award nominee Rafer Roberts (Plastic Farm) and superstar artist Darick Robertson (Transmetroplitan, The Boys) – has sold out of its complete 46,000 copy print run at the distributor level in advance of its November 16th street date and will immediately return to store shelves with the HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 SECOND PRINTING.

Hot on the heels of the news that HARBINGER RENEGADE’s oversized, 40-page first issue will begin the march towards Valiant’s HARBINGER WARS 2 mega-event in 2018, retailer and fan demand for the return of the publisher’s high-powered teenage superteam has even managed to outstrip the issue previously certified as the year’s best-selling independent superhero debut – the ongoing debut of Faith “Zephyr” Herbert in July’s FAITH #1.

“Make no mistake: HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 might just be the most important first issue of Valiant’s releases in 2016,” said Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce. “What happens here will set the tone not just for HARBINGER WARS 2 over the coming year, but also introduce some of the most substantial changes the Valiant Universe has faced yet. Who wins, who loses, who lives, who dies… HARBINGER RENEGADE is going to have a colossal impact on what the future holds.”

To make sure adequate supplies are available in stores nationwide, participating retailers will receive bonus copies of the HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 SECOND PRINTING in 50% proportion to their orders of the HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 first printing A cover by Darick Robertson. Further copies of the HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 SECOND PRINTING have also been made available for order through Diamond code: SEP168553.

Packed with 40 explosive pages of all-new content, HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 kicks off with an all-new introduction to the world of Harbinger with artwork by Raul Allen (WRATH OF THE ETERNAL WARRIOR)! Then, meet the Valiant Universe’s next major adversary with the first appearance of Alexander Solomon – the titular “renegade” that will forever change the fate and ultimate future of Peter Stanchek, Faith “Zephyr” Herbert, and the rest of Valiant’s upstart superteam – in a never-before-seen prologue with artwork by Juan Jose Ryp (BRITANNIA)!

At the height of his power, Toyo Harada, CEO of one of the world’s largest corporations and the most powerful psiot on the planet, discovered, recruited and activated Alexander Solomon. Gifted with the power of probability analysis, Solomon is able to predict future events with astonishing accuracy. This ability made him incredibly valuable to Harada. Working together over time, the two grew as close as father and son. Eventually, Solomon would rise to become one of Harada’s most trusted deputies and a member of his inner council…until Harada discovered that his protege had secretly been exploring an agenda in stark disobedience to his wishes. Betrayed, Harada sent a strike team to neutralize Solomon. That strike team’s failure sent Solomon underground…until now…

And, soon, Alexander Solomon’s renegade vision for the future of humanity will put him on a one-way collision course with Valiant’s number-one team of super-powered upstarts: the Harbinger Renegades!

On November 16th, be there as Rafer Roberts and Darick Robertson usher in a major new era in Valiant history – and begin the countdown to HARBINGER WARS 2 – only in HARBINGER RENEGADE #1! Featuring covers by Darick Robertson (Wolverine), Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic (Thor), Dave Johnson (Superman: Red Son), Kano (Daredevil), Pere Perez (FAITH), Clayton Henry (ARCHER & ARMSTRONG), Bob Layton (Iron Man), and Jim Mahfood (Tank Girl), the colossal comics debut of 2016 starts right here with a perilous new vision of the future that awaits Valiant’s number-one superteam!

Set for publication in 2018, further details on the HARBINGER WARS 2 event are currently classified. However, fans can get their first look at Valiant’s biggest and most ambitious event to date in HARBINGER WARS 2 #0 – the exclusive, limited-edition Valiant zero issue that can only be obtained by redeeming mail-away coupons included in HARBINGER RENEGADE #1-4! Featuring a can’t-miss prelude to the landmark comic event of 2018, readers simply have to clip and ship their detachable coupons to receive this one-of-a-kind, advance chapter torn from the future of the Valiant Universe! Look for full participation guidelines for redeeming your copy of HARBINGER WARS 2 #0 in the pages of HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 – on sale November 16th in comic shops everywhere.

NOTE: The HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 first and second printings will both include the first redeemable coupon for HARBINGER WARS 2 #0.

For more information, visit Valiant on FacebookTwitterTumblrInstagram, and ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com

HARBINGER RENEGADE #1*
Written by RAFER ROBERTS
Art by DARICK ROBERTSON, RAUL ALLEN, and JUAN JOSE RYP
Cover A by DARICK ROBERTSON (SEP162040)
Cover B by JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC (SEP162041)
Cover C by DAVE JOHNSON (SEP162042)
Cover D by KANO (SEP162043)
Valiant x CGC Variant Cover by PERE PEREZ (SEP162044)
Variant Cover by CLAYTON HENRY (SEP162046)
Variant Cover by BOB LAYTON (SEP162047)
Variant Cover by JIM MAHFOOD (SEP162048)
Blank Cover Also Available (SEP162045)
$3.99 | 40 pgs. | T+ | On Sale NOVEMBER 16 (FOC – 10/24/16)
*INCLUDES MAIL-AWAY COUPON #1 (of 4) FOR HARBINGER WARS 2 #0

HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 SECOND PRINTING*
Written by RAFER ROBERTS
Art by DARICK ROBERTSON, RAUL ALLEN, and JUAN JOSE RYP
Cover by DARICK ROBERTSON (SEP168553)
$3.99 | 40 pgs. | T+ | On Sale NOVEMBER 16
*INCLUDES MAIL-AWAY COUPON #1 (of 4) FOR HARBINGER WARS 2 #0

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Written by RAFER ROBERTS
Art by DARICK ROBERTSON with JUAN JOSE RYP
Cover A by DARICK ROBERTSON (OCT161966)
Cover B by ADAM POLLINA (OCT161967)
Cover C by MONIKA PALOSZ (OCT161968)
Variant Cover by CLAYTON HENRY (OCT161970)
Variant Cover by KANO (OCT161971)
Variant Cover by JIM MAHFOOD (OCT161972)
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$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On sale DECEMBER 21 (FOC – 11/28/16)
*INCLUDES MAIL-AWAY COUPON #2 (of 4) FOR HARBINGER WARS 2 #0

HARBINGER RENEGADE #3*
Written by RAFER ROBERTS
Art by DARICK ROBERTSON with JUAN JOSE RYP
Cover A by DARICK ROBERTSON (NOV161937)
Cover B by MARGUERITE SAUVAGE (NOV161938)
Cover C by MONIKA PALOSZ (NOV161939)
Variant Cover by CLAYTON HENRY (NOV161940)
Variant Cover by DAVE JOHNSON (NOV161941)
Variant Cover by JIM MAHFOOD (NOV161942)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On Sale JANUARY 18 (FOC – 12/26/16)
*INCLUDES MAIL-AWAY COUPON #3 (of 4) FOR HARBINGER WARS 2 #0

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Valiant’s Historic FAITH #5 Election Special Soars into Advance Sell-Out

FAITH_005_SECOND-PRINTING_COVER_RIVERARetailers Nationwide to Receive Bonus Overship of High-Flying Hero’s Presidential Crossover in Advance of 2016 Election 

As unveiled today in its entirety at Vox, Valiant is proud to present an advance look inside Faith’s historic first encounter with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton from the upcoming FAITH #5 election special – in stores tomorrow, November 2nd!

Plus: With just one week to go until the historic presidential election of 2016, Valiant is also proud to announce that FAITH #5 – a 48-page election special teaming Faith “Zephyr” Herbert with the first female presidential nominee from a major political party – has sold out at the distributor level in advance of its November 2nd street date and will soon return to store shelves with the FAITH #5 SECOND PRINTING!

To meet the astonishing response to one of the most important election specials in comics history – as detailed at BookRiot, Gizmodo, The Hollywood Reporter, Vox, Vulture, The Washington Post, Yahoo!, and many dozens more – Valiant is also taking extraordinary measures to provide participating retailers with a complimentary overship of FAITH #5‘s sold-out first printing that will arrive in stores just in time for the title’s November 2nd on-sale date.

“Comics and political figures have always held a close relationship, and Valiant is extremely proud to continue that tradition with one of our most popular superheroes, Faith,” said Valiant Publisher Fred Pierce. “From the debut of her first sold-out solo series, to this latest watershed moment, Faith has enamored comic readers new and old throughout 2016. As she stands poised to leap into headlines nationwide once again, we want to ensure that all retailers are prepared for Faith’s historic encounter with Hillary Clinton on November 2nd with this unique overship designed to meet the ensuing national demand.”

Retailers will receive their bonus copies of the FAITH #5‘s sold-out first printing in 50% proportion to their orders of FAITH #5’s Cover A by Eisner Award-winning artist Paolo Rivera. Subsequent copies of the FAITH #5 SECOND PRINTING have also been made available through Diamond code: SEP168575.

Packed with 48 pages of all-new content for just $3.99, a major Valiant milestone takes flight right here in an all-star election special for the ages! First, discover the critically acclaimed adventures of Valiant’s most-beloved heroine with AN ALL-NEW JUMPING ON POINT from acclaimed writer Jody Houser (Mother Panic) and rising star Meghan Hetrick (Red Thorn)! Then, history is made as Faith and Hillary Clinton rock the vote in a timeless election special tale that only comics legend Louise Simonson (Superman: The Man of Steel) and acclaimed artist Pere Perez (HARBINGER WARS) could tell! And last, but not least, don’t miss a special prelude to HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 – the biggest, most important Valiant debut of 2016 – in a special story from multiple Harvey Award nominee Rafer Roberts (Plastic Farm) and Eisner Award winning artist Colleen Doran that won’t be found anywhere else!

Faith Herbert, star of the highest-selling independent superhero debut of 2016, is a shining beacon of optimism in a challenging world. Her day job as a blogger and journalist is about to bring Faith face to face with Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton…but its her daring alter ego as Los Angeles’ leading superhero that will have to save the day when a new threat emerges to imperil a pivotal moment that has all of America watching!

Faith is leaping off of the comics page…and into the annals of American history! On November 2nd, Valiant’s sky-soaring hero takes flight with Hillary Clinton in the most spectacular election special ever told, only in the sold-out FAITH #5 – returning to stores on November 23rd in the FAITH #5 SECOND PRINTING!

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, and ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com

FAITH #5 (ELECTION SPECIAL!)
Written by JODY HOUSER with LOUISE SIMONSON and RAFER ROBERTS
Art by MEGHAN HETRICK with PERE PÉREZ and COLLEEN DORAN
Cover A by PAOLO RIVERA (SEP162033)
Cover B by MEGHAN HETRICK (SEP162034)
Cover C by CARMEN CARNERO (SEP162035)
Variant Cover by MICHAEL WALSH (SEP162037)
Variant Cover by RAFA SANDOVAL (SEP162038)
Coloring Book Variant Also Available (SEP162036)
$3.99 | 48 pgs. | T+ | On sale NOVEMBER 2 (FOC – 10/10/16)

FAITH #5 SECOND PRINTING
Written by JODY HOUSER with LOUISE SIMONSON and RAFER ROBERTS
Art by MEGHAN HETRICK with PERE PÉREZ and COLLEEN DORAN
Cover by PAOLO RIVERA (SEP168575)
$3.99 | 48 pgs. | T+ | On sale NOVEMBER 23 (FOC – 11/7/16)

SNEAK PREVIEW: FAITH #5 – ON SALE NOVEMBER 2nd!
READ THE COMPLETE STORY AT VOX!

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FOR THE REST, READ THE COMPLETE STORY OF FAITH’S HISTORIC MEETING WITH HILLARY CLINTON  FROM TOMORROW’S FAITH #5 RIGHT NOW AT VOX!


Retailer Advisory: BRITANNIA #2 Charges into Second Printing!

BRITANNIA_002_SECOND PRINT_COVER_NORDFollowing the best-selling debut, Valiant’s critically acclaimed epic of the fall soldiers onto its latest sold-out printing!

Valiant is proud to announce that BRITANNIA #2 (of 4) – the next haunting chapter to Valiant’s chart-topping prestige format series from comics master Peter Milligan (X-Statix, Detective Comics) and incendiary artist Juan Jose Ryp (WRATH OF THE ETERNAL WARRIOR), has sold out at the distributor level and will return to store shelves with the BRITANNIA #2 SECOND PRINTING on November 16th!

Dispatched to the remote outpost of Britannia by Rome’s highest power, the ancient world’s first detective – veteran legionnaire Antonius Axia – has found himself on a horrifying journey that will challenge everything he knows about death, destiny, and the limits of reality itself. But in this wild and pagan land, far removed from Nero’s control and influence, how will he grapple with the witches, demons and deities that lurk just out of sight? These are aberrations beyond the comprehension of a citizen of history’s most civilized empire…and, as Axia searches for the truth behind their making, he must first ask himself: Are these monsters truly creatures of myth…or creations of his own mind?

With multiple sold-out printings and rave review from critics far and wide, BRITANNIA is Valiant’s latest modern masterpiece!

✮✮✮✮✮… A chilling read that will keep readers riveted.” – All-Comic

✮✮✮✮… An entertaining and suspenseful read.” – AiPT!

✮✮✮✮… Gory and gorgeous.” – SciFiPulse

“Compelling proof Valiant is more than just superheroes.” – Uproxx

“Great… [A] mental thriller…” – GeekedOutNation

“Atmospheric and gripping… A comic far removed from the superhero fare.” – Graphic Policy

“Fascinating… [and] compelling.” – Hulking Reviewer

On November 16th, be there as death and destruction await Valiant’s historical epic! In the darkest of nights, history’s first detective will face the horrifying truth at the root of existence itself, only in the BRITANNIA #2 SECOND PRINTING!

Plus: don’t miss the other must-read series of 2016 as “THE FUTURE OF VALIANT” continues with an all-new wave of ongoing series, prestige format projects and standalone events from a star-studded roster of some of comics’ most visionary talents! Beginning in July with FAITH #1, “THE FUTURE OF VALIANT” will extend throughout 2016 with a total of seven epic series – each introducing an innovative array of new concepts and characters…and firmly establishing Valiant’s place as the premier publisher of creative storytelling in comics today:

  • FAITH #1 by Jody Houser, Pere Perez, Marguerite Sauvage, and Colleen Doran in July
  • GENERATION ZERO #1 by Fred Van Lente & Francis Portela in August
  • BRITANNIA #1 (of 4) by Peter Milligan, Juan Jose Ryp, and Raul Allen in September
  • BLOODSHOT U.S.A. #1 (of 4) by Jeff Lemire & Doug Braithwaite in October
  • HARBINGER RENEGADES #1 by Rafer Roberts & Darick Roberston in November
  • SAVAGE #1 (of 4) by B. Clay Moore, Clayton Henry & Lewis LaRosa in November
  • DIVINITY III: STALINVERSE #1 (of 4) by Matt Kindt & Trevor Hairsine in December

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, and ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com

BRITANNIA #1 (of 4) THIRD PRINTING
Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by JUAN JOSE RYP and RAUL ALLEN
Cover A by CARY NORD (AUG169043)
$3.99 | 40 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On Sale OCTOBER 26th

BRITANNIA #2 SECOND PRINTING
Written by PETER MILLIGAN
Art by JUAN JOSE RYP
Cover by CARY NORD (SEP168396)
$3.99| 32 pgs. | T+ | VALIANT PRESTIGE | On Sale NOVEMBER 16th (FOC – 10/31/16)

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Valiant’s HARBINGER RENEGADE Storms into Comic Shops with Mind-Bending Promotional Items

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Fall’s Biggest Ongoing Series Launch Recruits Fans and Retailers with Standees, Posters, Sales Bags, and More!

They’re inside your towns… Inside your schools… Inside you minds…And now they’re coming to a local comic shop near you!

Valiant is proud to unveil a staggering amount of free promotional items coming to comic shops everywhere for HARBINGER RENEGADE #1, the FIRST ISSUE of the ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES that will begin the march toward the biggest Valiant event of all time: HARBINGER WARS 2! Join multiple Harvey Award-nominated writer Rafer Roberts (Plastic Farm) and superstar artists Darick Robertson (Transmetropolitan, The Boys) – plus special guest contributors Juan Jose Ryp (BRITANNIA) and Raul Allen (WRATH OF THE ETERNAL WARRIOR) – as they lay the groundwork for the essential Valiant debut of 2016 with a 40-page blockbuster!

On November 16th, follow the rise of Alexander Solomon, the titular “renegade” and the Valiant Universe’s next major adversary! After years spent hiding as a long-exiled former disciple of Toyo Harada, Solomon will rocket into a brilliant but perilous gambit for control of the unique super-powered individuals called “psiots.” In the tradition of Valiant’s greatest villainous minds – from Toyo Harada to Master Darque to Dr. Silk – Solomon’s masterplan will bring him on a one-way collision course with the Harbinger Renegades while also laying the foundation for HARBINGER WARS 2 – Valiant’s biggest, most ambitious and most impactful comic book event to date – in 2018.

As HARBINGER RENEGADE gets ready to shape the entire Valiant universe, take part in the action with a massive number of free promotional items and giveaways including:

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A six-foot-tall HARBINGER RENEGADE standee, featuring the art of comics legend Darick Robertson

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A HARBINGER RENEGADE two-pocket counter display, holding up to 60 comics or 14 graphic novels

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HARBINGER RENEGADE sales bags, perfect for holding all of your comic shop purchases!

HR_POP_POSTERHARBINGER RENEGADE posters, measuring in at a colossal 24″x36″ and perfect for decorating walls, windows, or ceilings of your favorite local comic book store

 

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A “Darick Robertson Section” sign, custom-made to highlight the superstar artist of HARBINGER RENEGADE as well as his other best-selling titles

A HARBINGER RENEGADE shelf-talker promoting the first issue of the all-star ongoing series, on shelves November 16th

Plus: Beginning with HARBINGER RENEGADE #1, Valiant is offering fans the chance for an advance insight into the conflagration that’s coming with HARBINGER WARS 2 #0 – an exclusive, limited-edition Valiant zero issue that can only be obtained by redeeming mail-away coupons included in HARBINGER RENEGADE #1-4! Featuring a can’t-miss prelude to the landmark comic event of 2018 that cannot be obtained anywhere else, readers simply have to clip and ship their detachable coupons to receive this one-of-a-kind, advance chapter torn from the future of the Valiant Universe! Look for full participation guidelines for redeeming your copy of HARBINGER WARS 2 #0 in the pages of HARBINGER RENEGADE #1, on sale November 16th in comic shops everywhere.

Anyone you know could become a psionically powered “harbinger” with the potential to reshape the course of human history. Your neighbor. Your boss. Your best friend. Your kids.

Six months ago, a secret team of renegade whistleblowers leaked the existence of these extraordinarily dangerous individuals to a stunned world. Today, all across the country, crude, DIY psiot activation attempts have left hundreds brain damaged…or worse. The emergence of a new psiot in a community often leads to riots and mass violence. Gun sales are through the roof. America is terrified of what could happen next.

With this revolutionary upheaval now in motion, Kris Hathaway, John “Torque” Torkelson, Faith “Zephyr” Herbert, and Peter Stanchek are about to discover their calling. Together, the Harbinger Renegades are moving from town to town, building their ranks, and subverting authority one mind at a time…and setting out to prove once and for all that behind their power, there has always been a purpose.

Bursting at the seams with 40 explosive pages, HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 also features a never-before-seen introductory sequence by extraordinary artist Raul Allen exploring psiots’ tortured history and the science behind the future!

Then, incendiary artist Juan Jose Ryp lights up the most explosive Valiant story of 2016 with an all-new prologue, detailing the violent origin of Alexander Solomon, Toyo Harada’s wayward protege and the next A-level villain to challenge the heroes of the Valiant Universe!

On November 16th, join Rafer Roberts and Darick Robertson – with special guest appearances by Juan Jose Ryp and Raul Allen – as they begin the long, hard road toward HARBINGER WARS 2 with a mind-blowing new beginning, only in HARBINGER RENEGADE #1… And make sure your comic shop is prepared by stocking up on these must-have promotional items available for retailers and fans everywhere!

For more information, visit Valiant on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Instagram, and ValiantUniverse.com.

For Valiant merchandise and more, visit ValiantStore.com.

HARBINGER RENEGADE #1 (“FUTURE OF VALIANT”)
Written by RAFER ROBERTS
Art by DARICK ROBERTSON, RAUL ALLEN, and JUAN JOSE RYP
Cover A by DARICK ROBERTSON (SEP162040)
Cover B by JELENA KEVIC-DJURDJEVIC (SEP162041)
Cover C by DAVE JOHNSON (SEP162042)
Cover D by KANO (SEP162043)
Valiant x CGC Variant Cover by PERE PEREZ (SEP162044)
Variant Cover by CLAYTON HENRY (SEP162046)
Variant Cover by BOB LAYTON (SEP162047)
Variant Cover by JIM MAHFOOD (SEP162048)
Blank Cover Also Available (SEP162045)
$3.99 | 40 pgs. | T+ | On Sale NOVEMBER 16 (FOC – 10/24/16)

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VALIANT and CATALYST GAME LABS Release VALIANT UNIVERSE: THE DECK BUILDING GAME

VALIANT-UNIVERSE_DECKBUILDING_BOX-ARTThe Valiant Universe enters its first-ever deck building game with an interactive story line, collectible figurines, and more!

Debuting this week at Gen Con 2016, Valiant Entertainment is proud to announce the release of VALIANT UNIVERSE: THE DECK BUILDING GAME – the latest tabletop game created in collaboration with Catalyst Game Labs! Following the success of the critically lauded VALIANT UNIVERSE RPG, Catalyst Game Labs and Valiant are taking their partnership to new heights with the next astonishing game featuring your favorite superheroes! Command the Valiant Universe like never before with the first series of highly detailed figurines from the Valiant Universe, including X-O MANOWAR, FAITH, LIVEWIRE, BLOODSHOT, and NINJAK, and immerse yourself in strategic deck building gameplay that includes over 200 unique playing cards!

Deep beneath Alcatraz prison lies a top secret base operated by the paramilitary contractor known as Project Rising Spirit. Known only as “the Facility,” P.R.S.’s secret bunker is armed with enough power to change the world—or destroy it. When word of the subterranean facility leaks, the Valiant Universe’s most powerful groups, including The Harbinger Foundation, G.A.T.E., and the Harbinger Renegades, race to acquire the deadly possessions and put the fate of the world in their hands! With a cataclysmic confrontation imminent, take control with your warring team and claim P.R.S.’s base for yourself! As the Valiant Universe’s greatest heroes fight at your command, move your superhero miniatures through an interactive facility grid to acquire cards for an unbeatable deck and attack your opponents in a world-shaking battle for supremacy!

“We’re incredibly excited to have gamers and fans take control of the critically acclaimed characters of the Valiant Universe,” said Russell A. Brown, Valiant’s President of Consumer Products, Promotions, and Ad Sales. “We’re incredibly happy to be continuing our partnership with Catalyst Game Labs, and to be creating another immersive gaming experience with exciting features, innovative gameplay mechanics, and finely sculpted figurines that are collectibles in their own right. The level of quality that Catalyst has put into this game is astounding, and ensures that fans new and old will get a superb gaming experience set in the Valiant Universe.”

As your favorite heroes and villains assemble for an unprecedented battle royale, determine the very fate of the Valiant Universe with a jam-packed gaming experience exploding with the following items:

  • Five highly detailed superhero miniatures, including X-O Manowar, Faith, Bloodshot, Livewire, and Ninjak!
  • 5 Zone of Influence cards
  • 5 Organization cards
  • 25 Basic cards
  • 25 Shutdown cards
  • 15 Power cards
  • 175 Sector cards
  • 1 Facility Durability Tracker
  • 1 six-sided die
  • 1 sheet of cardboard counters

X-O Manowar! Bloodshot! Faith! The entire Valiant Universe is yours to direct in a table-shattering game that will leave you reeling for hours! Available online and in hobby shops everywhere this September for $59.95, assemble your deck, control your heroes, and enter the fight of your life with VALIANT UNIVERSE: THE DECK BUILDING GAME, the latest astonishing tabletop game from Catalyst Game Labs and Valiant Entertainment!

Plus: Preorder your copy of VALIANT UNIVERSE: THE DECK BUILDING GAME now, and receive a limited edition figurine of RAI, Valiant’s critically acclaimed hero of the 41st century, and the star of 2016′s best-selling summer event, 4001 A.D.!

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About Valiant Entertainment:
Valiant Entertainment is a leading character-based entertainment company that owns the largest independent superhero universe in comics. With more than 81 million issues sold and a library of over 2,000 characters, including X-O Manowar, Bloodshot, Harbinger, Shadowman, Archer & Armstrong, and many more, Valiant is one of the most successful publishers in the history of the comic book medium. Today, the company’s characters continue to be forged in publishing, licensing, film, video games, and beyond. Valiant consistently produces some of the most critically acclaimed comics in the industry and has received numerous industry awards and accolades, including a Diamond Gem Award for Comic Book Publisher of the Year. In 2015, Valiant announced a multi-picture deal to bring Bloodshot and Harbinger to the big screen as feature films. Visit them online at ValiantUniverse.com.

About Catalyst Game Labs:
Catalyst Game Labs is dedicated to producing high quality games and fiction that mesh sophisticated game mechanics with dynamic universes-all presented in a form that allows beginning players and long-time veterans to easily jump into our games and fiction readers to enjoy our stories even if they don’t know the games.

Catalyst Game Labs is an imprint of InMediaRes Productions, LLC, which specializes in electronic publishing of professional fiction. This allows Catalyst to participate in a synergy that melds printed gaming material and fiction with all the benefits of electronic interfaces and online communities, creating a whole-package experience for any type of player or reader. Find Catalyst Game Labs online at www.catalystgamelabs.com.

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