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"Ashes to Ashes" Our world demands heroes - a new generation must RISE! Over a decade ago, the super hero team known as The Mighty Crusaders did the impossible: they won. Successful in their battle against evil and finding they'd made the world a better place, the heroes retired to the small town of Red Circle to start families, unwind and take a much-deserved rest. When the quiet town is rocked by the return of the ultimate evil, the super hero residents are obliterated! It's up to their heirs to fight for justice and crusade against evil. They are our last, best hope. They are: THE NEW CRUSADERS!
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"Ashes to Ashes": Tragedy strikes the town of Red Circle! Shaken by the devastation to their town and families, the heirs to the Crusaders legacy face one more surprise: Joe Higgins, aka The Shield, is their legal guardian! But secret bunkers, talking space monkeys and hidden weapon caches aren't exactly the best way to make a first impression. Who knew? The kids made it through a battle with the murderous Brain Emperor – but can they get past Joe Higgins?
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"Legacies" Part One: The days of being ordinary teens are over: it's time for them to become the New Crusaders! But the over-confidence of Shield and his charges could spell doom for the fledgling team. Who remains standing at the end of the day? The Red Circle Universe's greatest heroes begin their journey in this pulse-pounding issue!
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“Legacies” Part Two: The Mighty Crusaders have fallen, and when the next generation rose to take their place, they largely met with disaster! Can Shield salvage what’s left to make a new team of heroes? Or do the teens have what it takes to turn events around?
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'Trial by Fire,' Part One: The Brain Emperor has invaded the Z.I.P. prison and unleashed a massive riot! The only ones who can act in time are the untested, untrained New Crusaders. Do they have what it takes to contain the chaos? And what sinister old foes does the Brain Emperor seek to awaken?
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"Trial by Fire," Part Two. The explosive finale to the "Rise of the Heroes"! The M.L.J. is sabotaged, the Brain Emperor commands a small army of super villains, the Z.I.P. prison is in full riot, and the New Crusaders are caught in the middle! Even with the help of some old familiar faces, the battle is intense. And when the deadly Eraser returns, you know not everyone is coming home!
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The New Crusaders return in this new Dark Circle Comics Special! Still reeling from the shocking death of their teammate during the events of New Crusaders: Rise of the Heroes, the group has no time to rest as a new threat attacks Impact City. There's no room for failure--the brutal Ragnarok claims to wield the power of a god, and has no problem sending the heroes home in bodybags. Can the New Crusaders pull themselves together and avert catastrophe?
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In one of history's greatest battles against the forces of evil, The Mighty Crusaders did the impossible: they won. Now, for the first time ever, witness their heroic battle for the fate of the world like never before in this unique graphic novel collection from Red Circle Comics! Using an innovative blend of NEW and CLASSIC material, New Crusaders: Legacy takes readers on a tour of the Red Circle universe, guided by the characters themselves! Picking up directly following the events of New Crusaders: Rise of the Heroes, our new team of young heroes struggle under the tutelage of the world's first patriotic super hero: the Shield. The Shield teaches these New Crusaders about the early history of their parents, the Mighty Crusaders, seen by the reader in the form of some of the best classic tales from the 1980s Red Circle super hero titles. Featuring legendary comic artists such as Steve Ditko and Alex Toth!
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Our world demands heroes, a new generation must rise! Over a decade ago, the super hero team known as The Mighty Crusaders did the impossible: they won. Successful in their battle against evil, the heroes moved to the small town of Red Circle to start families, unwind, and take a much-deserved rest. When the town is rocked by the return of the ultimate evil, its super hero residents are obliterated! It's up to their heirs to fight for justice and crusade against evil. They are our last, best hope. They are the New Crusaders! This complete edition includes special behind-the-scenes features and creator interviews!
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Red Circle Comics presents "Ashes to Ashes" - Part One: Our world demands heroes - a new generation must RISE! Over a decade ago, the super hero team known as The Mighty Crusaders did the impossible: they won. Successful in their battle against evil and finding they'd made the world a better place, the heroes retired to the small town of Red Circle to start families, unwind and take a much-deserved rest. When the quiet town is rocked by the return of the ultimate evil, the super hero residents are obliterated! It's up to their heirs to fight for justice and crusade against evil. They are our last, best hope. They are: THE NEW CRUSADERS!
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The Original Shield in "Chapter 6: End Game!" – When Joe Higgins realizes there's a mole in the FBI, he finds him and gets him to talk. Upon discovering that the much sought-after 42642 map is in Boroff's possession, it's up to the FBI and The Shield to locate it and save Professor Newton. But what happens if the map ends up in DELTA-3's possession? Will the Professor be saved? The battle between The Shield and DELTA-3 rages on in this epic issue! The Original Shield in "Origins" – Joe is concerned when he reads an FBI bulletin stating that, due to budget cuts, three robots he defeated on his very first adventure are being moved from a storage facility in Washington DC. As he joins Lisa on a trip to the capital, learn the origin story of The Shield and witness his first mission! Will he make it to the storage facility in time to make sure that the robots pose no threat, or will it be too late? (Originally published April 1984) DISCLAIMER: We are presenting the story in its original, unedited form. The issue is a product of its time and may contain material that is offensive to some readers. Archie Comic Publications does not condone or support the views expressed.
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The Original Shield in "Power Shortage" – While searching for the three robots missing from the storage facility, Joe encounters Dan Hurley – a former co-worker from the '40s. As they reminisce about the early days of The Shield, learn how he met up with his sidekick, Dusty, and how he ended up losing his powers! Then, when Joe and Lisa attend Senator Casey's black tie function, Joe notices an old enemy is there – will a battle reminiscent of days past ensue, or will it be lights out for Joe, and ultimately for the Original Shield? The Original Shield in "Death of The Shield" – Still unconscious from the gas attack, Joe's mind flashes back to his early career, his old companions and foes, his marriage and the birth of his son. He awakes and Lisa informs him of Klotz's ties to the Stokian Embassy. Now it's up to the Original Shield to find Klotz and arrest him – but does Klotz have a more sinister plot at hand? And just where exactly are those robots? (Originally published June 1984) DISCLAIMER: We are presenting the story in its original, unedited form. The issue is a product of its time and may contain material that is offensive to some readers. Archie Comic Publications does not condone or support the views expressed.
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The Original Shield in "Origins Part 4: Reflections" – Klotz's attempt at killing both himself and The Shield proves futile as The Shield survives the explosion. He then discovers that the robots final instructions are to go to the White House and kill the President! Will The Shield be able to stop the mechanical mad men in time? And was Senator Casey really the inside man? Plus, what's to come of DELTA-3? All that and more in this thrilling story! The Original Shield in "Prey" – After attending Ed Crisp's funeral, Joe and Lisa are trailed by two goons who reveal themselves to be Mega and Bit, two assassins for DELTA-3. Not only are they assassins, but evil villains with superpowers – Mega has super-strength and can grow larger, while Bit has telekinetic abilities. As Bit has Lisa kidnapped, it's up to The Shield to come to blows with Mega. Will he be able to defeat them both and save Lisa? And if so, will this be the end of DELTA-3, or is the worse still yet to come? (Originally published August 1984) DISCLAIMER: We are presenting the story in its original, unedited form. The issue is a product of its time and may contain material that is offensive to some readers. Archie Comic Publications does not condone or support the views expressed.
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The Original Shield in "Shields!" - It's the face off of the century as The Shield batters The Hun! In his quest to procure his powerful shield from the museum it's being housed in, learn the origin story of the evil Hun and all his years of villainy! Will The Shield be able to defend himself against the Hun's shield? Or will the world be again subjected to more of the Hun's atrocities? It all comes down to who wins at the 11th hour in this spine-tingling issues! (Originally published October 1984) DISCLAIMER: We are presenting the story in its original, unedited form. The issue is a product of its time and may contain material that is offensive to some readers. Archie Comic Publications does not condone or support the views expressed.
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NEW ONGOING SERIES from the brand new DARK CIRCLE imprint! "The Bullet's Kiss - Part 1 of 5" When Philadelphia police officer Greg Hettinger stepped into the middle of a gunfight, hot lead shredded his face--and he pulled the trigger, blind. Now Greg is waking up in a world where he's a killer, hopelessly scarred and hooked on painkillers. What does a man do when he can no longer face the world, yet still wants to do good? He puts on a hood...
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Black Hood in "The Mask and the Man" – The legend continues! Thomas “Kip” Burland carries on the Black Hood tradition left to him by his uncle Matt—aka the golden age Hood! His latest exploit lands him in the crosshairs of an international criminal known as Death-Monger. This deadly crook plans on selling American secrets to foreign powers, and his traitorous courier has ties to Kip’s past. How can Hood recover the info and save this messenger? Then learn the secrets behind the hero’s arsenal!
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Traveling through the southwest, Hood stumbles upon a small town with a monster problem! The locals refuse to discuss the mysterious force that keeps them inside at night, and advise him to leave before the sun sets. Hood soon discovers a killer big rig with a serious case of road rage! Who is behind the wheel of this deadly truck? Plus –the story behind Kip’s lost love and a Fox co-feature.
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NEW SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! "The Bullet's Kiss, Part 2" The acclaimed crime series continues with another dose of deadly noir by two masters of the genre. When you steal from the underworld, the underworld will come looking for you--even if you're a cop. Greg Hettinger has unwittingly crossed the city's most fearsome drug lord--a man only known as "The Connection," who sends two of his most fearsome lieutenants after Greg. It's one thing to have trouble come knocking on your front door. But it's another when it's already inside your house...
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NEW ONGOING SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! "The Bullet's Kiss, Part 3" The Black Hood is supposed to be dead. Shot, de-masked, autopsied, buried. So who's running around town in a ratty black hood, declaring war on the underworld? The City of Philadelphia is electrified by the fleeting glimpses they see on social media--but both the cops and the drug gangs want him stopped at all costs. However, the new Black Hood may not have to be stopped. He's coming unglued all on his own...
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Black Hood in "The Skywind Massacre" – While killing time in a local dive, Burland overhears a plot to steal an experimental American airship. Col. Yulanov leads a group of Russian mercenaries to bring the blimp over international waters – and Hood is the only hero able to stop them! One mistake leaves him injured, with armed men around every corner. Can he defeat them one-by-one? Will Uncle Matt’s teachings help him prevail?
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NEW ONGOING SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! "Bullet's Kiss, Part 4" The Connection's lieutenants have discovered the identity of the new Black Hood. And now Greg Hettinger has only 24 hours to unmask their boss--the man who set Greg up! As the badly-injured Black Hood struggles to piece together the puzzle, he's forced to put his faith in a woman who could end up saving him... or sending him straight to the slammer!
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CONCLUDING THE FIRST, NOIR ARC OF THE FLAGSHIP DARK CIRCLE COMICS SERIES! "Bullet's Kiss, Part 5":The Black Hood finally corners the mysterious "Connection" on the abandoned seventh floor of City Hall. No cops, no witness--just the two of them, ready to throw down. But when the Connection finally reveals his identity, Greg realizes the game was rigged from the beginning. And it's going to take all of the Black Hood's strength to walk out of this building alive...
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THE ACCLAIMED DARK CIRCLE SERIES RETURNS! "Flor de Muerto" After the soul-crushing events of "Bullet's Kiss," disfigured cop Greg Hettinger leaves Philly and checks into a Southern California rehab clinic. But a plane ride can't separate Greg from his troubles. A fellow patient believes her former drug dealer (and lover) has sent someone to kill her, and it's up to Greg to figure out which member of their circle is preparing to pull the trigger...
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"The Lonely Crusade, Part 1" Greg Hettinger returns to Philadelphia and promises his closest friend, Jessie Dupree, that his hood-wearing vigilante days are over. But it's a promise he's going to struggle to keep--especially when a gang calling themselves "The Crusaders" are prowling the City of Brotherly Love, scooping up "undesirables" and asking if they want to be saved... The second action-packed arc of The Black Hood begins here!
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"The Lonely Crusade, Part 2" The Black Hood has tracked down the "Crusaders"--a mysterious group of vigilantes who have vowed to clean the "scum" off the streets of Philadelphia. But their first encounter leaves our man beaten, humbled... and hungry for payback. The Crusaders, however, have some payback of their own in mind. Especially when they stumble upon the Hood's real identity...
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"The Lonely Crusade, Part 3" An unlikely ally leads the Black Hood to the Crusaders' secret lair--and what the Hood finds inside will shock you. If you thought the shotgun blast to the face in issue #1 was brutal, steel yourself for the savage hardboiled action of this one, folks. Nobody's going to walk away clean...
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Your first look at Black Hood #1 is here! Get a sneak peek at the beginning of the NEW ONGOING SERIES from the brand new Dark Circle imprint. “The Bullet’s Kiss – Part 1 of 5” When Philadelphia police officer Greg Hettinger stepped into the middle of a gunfight, hot lead shredded his face—and he pulled the trigger, blind. Now Greg is waking up in a world where he’s a killer, hopelessly scarred and hooked on painkillers. What does a man do when he can no longer face the world, yet still wants to do good? He puts on a hood…
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Seaside City is a criminal hive crawling with street thugs, and the mafia is pulling the strings. Pirate Blue, a mob kingpin, has grand plans brewing under the streets of the city, and only Black Hood can stop her! But one well-placed bullet could end it all...
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With Black Hood out of commission, the Seaside City Mob seems unstoppable. That is, until teenager Nate Cray dons the Hood to save his own life! Can he and Jeff survive the dangers of the sewers when an army of mobsters are gunning for him?
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A New Year's Eve gala turns into a nightmare when a failed magician-turned-maciac unleashes his horrible genetic experiments on innocent partygoers. Black Hood is on the scene, but he's unarmed--and there's a hostage involved! Nate must think on his feet, or a lot of innocent people won't live to see the new year...
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The mysterious Dr. Harvey is on trial for his creation of a 'safe hallucinogen'--but how safe could it be if he's already spent six years in prison for it? How does Black Hood's story tie into this odd case? He can't afford to let his guard down now--the mafia are on his trail, and they've got new allies...
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Nate Cray's mother is in critical condition and Dr. Harvey has escaped custody! Nate must make a difficult choice--to stay by his ailing mother's side or to stop Harvey's insane plans. But Dr. Harvey is not all he seems to be and has some lethal tricks up his sleeve...
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Giles "Hit" Coffee is The Patriarch's right-hand man in the mafia crime ring. So why does he have to get his hands dirty on an errand run? His big ego may cause a problem for him as he hits his boiling point... Meanwhile, Black Hood investigates a counterfeit bond operation. It seems like an easy takedown, but Nate should know by now that nothing's ever easy in Seaside City...
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The title of Patriarch is a long and storied one in Seaside City's history. By taking a walk through the past, will we discover who the Patriarch is--as well as who the Black Hood fighting him is?! Nate is all but finished with the hero business--until he finds out the new Black Hood has kidnapped Jeff's father!
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Nate and Jeff are planning an escape! This new Black Hood has Jeff's father, Mr. Sealy, held captive. But this Hood doesn't want to keep Sealy around for too much longer...
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Has The Patriarch of the mob really called off its bounty on The Black Hood? Hit Coffee makes it sound like The Hood is actually working WITH the mob now, but that couldn't be right... Could it..?
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Dr. Harvey's dangerous G-NE drug has been stolen right from under the cops' noses by an old familiar face! Hit Coffee's an interested buyer for an old friend, but there's someone else hiding in the shadows that's only looking for a good high...
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Black Hood is locked in battle with a wave of slime--but it seems to be more than that! Will he be able to stop Pirate Blue at the same time? Maybe if the newly-born Fox lends his help...
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Finally--we learn the history behind the Black Hood itself! Is there any truth to the claims Nate has made about its power? There must be, or The Web wouldn't have snuck into Nate's house...
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The time has come to lay the original Black Hood to rest. This retrospective story sheds a lot of light on the man he was and the impact he left. Meanwhile, as his widow struggles under the debts, The Jaguar works with an unexpected ally to continue The Hood's work...
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NEW RED CIRCLE SERIES! From the world of the New Crusaders, comes the FANTASTIC debut of the high-flying FOX! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO's Bored to Death) and Eisner Award winning writer Mark Waid (Daredevil, Thrillbent) bring the legendary, pulp-style hero The Fox to life in “Freak Magnet, Part One: The True Face of MyFace”! When photojournalist Paul Patton, Jr. donned a super hero costume, he thought it would be a quick way to make some news—now the strange and unusual just can't help but be drawn to the freak-magnetism of the fabulous fighting FOX! While working on a puff-piece at the Red Circle Gazette, an evil truth about social media mogul Lucy Fur is discovered, bringing Paul face-to-face with a criminal kingpin! Get in on the ground floor with the hottest new fall series featuring art and story from the biggest names in comics today! Get freaky!
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NEW ONGOING SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! THE FOX is BACK! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO's Bored to Death) is once again united with Eisner award-winning writer Mark Waid (Daredevil, Thrillbent) for FOX HUNT: Part one "The Situation": When a billionaire philanthropist prepares Paul Patton Jr's home town for demolition, our hero is sent on assignment to photograph the event. But what strange force lurks in the shadows, and why will it take Paul's alter-ego, THE FOX, to stop it? The answer is the beginning a deadly FOX HUNT and you won't believe what happens next! Don't miss the debut issue from the critically-acclaimed team that brought you THE FOX: FREAK MAGNET!
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NEW RED CIRCLE SERIES! From the world of the New Crusaders, comes the FANTASTIC debut of the high-flying FOX! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO's Bored to Death) and Eisner Award winning writer Mark Waid (Daredevil, Thrillbent) bring the legendary, pulp-style hero The Fox to life in “Freak Magnet, Part One: The True Face of MyFace”! When photojournalist Paul Patton, Jr. donned a super hero costume, he thought it would be a quick way to make some news—now the strange and unusual just can't help but be drawn to the freak-magnetism of the fabulous fighting FOX! While working on a puff-piece at the Red Circle Gazette, an evil truth about social media mogul Lucy Fur is discovered, bringing Paul face-to-face with a criminal kingpin! Get in on the ground floor with the hottest new fall series featuring art and story from the biggest names in comics today! Get freaky!
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NEW ONGOING SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! "Fox Hunt, Part 2 - The Other Shoe": The fox-hunt has begun, and Impact City's most dangerous criminals are out for BLOOD. When Paul Patton Jr. decides to take his son, Shinji, on a trip to the Museum of the Moving Image, he's hoping to make an effort to finally be a present father and not the superhero freak magnet known as The Fox. But when a violent bank robbery derails their plans, and Paul is unwilling to don his superhero suit and save the day, a new kind of superhero will need to step in and save the day. So why is this new hero The Fox's WORST NIGHTMARE? Emmy award-winning artist Dean Haspiel and Eisner Award-winning writer Mark Waid bring you the next chapter in Dark Circle's most twisted tale yet!
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NEW RED CIRCLE SERIES! From the world of the New Crusaders, comes the high-flying FOX! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO's Bored to Death) and Eisner Award winning writer Mark Waid (Daredevil, Thrillbent) continue the saga of the legendary, pulp-style hero The Fox in FREAK MAGNET Part Two: "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend"! When the beautiful Queen of Diamonds enlists our hero to save the diamond realm from the deadly Druid, the FOX faces a whole new dimension's worth of pitfalls, peril and—familiar faces?! Then, acclaimed writer J.M. DeMatteis (Abadazad, Justice League 3000) and Eisner-award nominated artist Mike Cavallaro (Parade (with Fireworks), The Life and Times of Savior 28) take us back in time for an ALL-NEW story featuring the world's first patriotic super hero and leader of the New Crusaders: THE SHIELD! What connection does Shield's top-secret mission in the arctic have to do with the Fox's diamond-studded adventure? And what ultra-powerful villains have arrived to wreak havoc?? Read on, dear reader—The Fox and the Shield have their work cut out for them!
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NEW ONGOING SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! "Fox Hunt, Part 3--The Devil You Know": Just as The Fox was through being a superhero, his son was putting the final touches on a gift for his dad--a sidekick. Enter: Kitsune--the Ghost Fox! But unbeknownst to father and son, a criminal mastermind has just put a million dollar bounty on the Fox's head. Now our hero must make sure his son isn't killed by an entire city filled with villains, including some familiar faces out for vengeance! Emmy award-winning artist Dean Haspiel and Eisner Award-winning writer Mark Waid bring you the next chapter in Dark Circle's most twisted tale yet!
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NEW RED CIRCLE SERIES! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO’s Bored to Death) and Eisner Award winning writer Mark Waid (Daredevil, Thrillbent) continue the saga of the legendary, pulp-style hero The Fox in FREAK MAGNET Part Three: “Hell’s Half Acre”! The Fox is stuck in a nightmarish, fantastical land rife with underground dungeons, medieval traps, and enslaved Red Circle heroes! When he finally reaches his ultimate destination, will he encounter heroes or villains-or both? Meanwhile, in “The Face of Hate pt2: The Enemy of my Enemy,” the Shield’s battle against arch-rivals Hachiman and Master Race continues in the icy tundra! But what monster from the depths has these hated rivals all shaking in their boots? And what connection does it have to the FOX and his misadventures in the Diamond Realm?? All will be revealed as the adventure continues!
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The battle for the final fate of the diamond realm has begun! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO's Bored to Death) and Eisner Award winning writer Mark Waid (Daredevil, Thrillbent) continue the saga of the legendary, pulp-style hero The Fox in FREAK MAGNET Part Four: "The Voodoo You Do"! It’s a knock-down drag-out brawl between the Fox and the mad King of Diamonds. Who will win this all-out battle? And where is the Queen? The answer is sure to surprise you! Meanwhile, in "The Face of Hate pt3: A Mind of Shattered Glass," the Shield is at the brink of defeat at the hands of a mysterious and powerful attacker! Identities are revealed, stories collide and *SPOILER ALERT* "Freaky" reinforcements are on the way in this penultimate chapter!
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The fantastically-foxy finale IS HERE in Freak Magnet pt 5: "Future's End"! Emmy Award winning writer/artist Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma, HBO's Bored to Death) is joined by acclaimed writer J.M. DeMatteis (Abadazad, Justice League 3000) to conclude the "Freak Magnet" saga of the pulp-style hero The Fox! Our hero has won the day and defeated his evil adversaries, so why does he now find himself trapped 70 years in the past, side-by-side with the legendary hero of WW2 known as THE SHIELD?! And what does the Shield's arctic battle-royale have to do with the diamond realm?! And will SOMEONE please tell The Fox, aka Paul Patton Jr., why he can't just have the simple, freak-free life he wants?? Don't miss the finale to end-em-all!
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NEW ONGOING SERIES FROM DARK CIRCLE! "Fox Hunt, Part 4": The FOX has been punched, thrown, stabbed, crushed, shot at and smothered by a virtual army of super villains--but nothing is stopping Paul Patton, Jr. from finding his son! But that was just for starters--get ready for intense action and psychedelic paranoia as The Fox straddles the line between reality and a world of NIGHTMARE! Who is behind all of this madness? Will Fox's son, the Ghost Fox, make it out of the city alive? Find out as the hunt continues!
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