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Will Eisner’s The Spirit #9 In Stores NOW!

As yet another piece of the mystery surrounding The Spirit’s lengthy disappearance is revealed, our heroes find themselves confronted with a violent attack at the hands of hired gun Pinky Fingers. The Spirit barely avoids the assassin’s bullet… but are his friends so lucky, as well? Central City proves to be no refuge from the long and deadly reach of the international crime-lord, Mikado Vaas! Continue reading

Will Eisner’s The Spirit #8 – In Stores 02/24/2016

The Spirit and his comrades continue their search to uncover the secrets of the mysterious and deadly Mikado Vaas. Our blue-masked hero’s quest brings him into contact with an equally secretive and capable character from his past as well as a fellow (and rather unexpected) crusader for justice on the Central City streets. Continue reading

REVIEW: Will Eisner’s The Spirit #8

Publisher: Dynamite
Writer: Matt Wagner
Artist: Dan Schkade
Editor: Joe Rybrandt
Release Date: 24 February 2016
Price: $3.99

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Will Eisner’s The Spirit #7 – In Stores 01/20/2016

The Spirit’s return to Central City stirs up both resentment and fear among the local crime scene, and mob boss Larson E. Jones soon sets a price on the blue-masked hero’s life. Meanwhile, The Spirit himself tries to set things right in regards to his long-stalled romance with Ellen Dolan, and the detective team of Ebony White and Sammy Strunk dig up evidence that leads to a shadow corporation – one acting as a front for the illicit activities of the mysterious international crime lord, Mikado Vaas! Continue reading

Will Eisner’s The Spirit #6 – In Stores 12/23/2015

Once again, the narrative shifts to an unexpected locale as an ex-GI finds himself in the role of both mercenary and jailer. In Wildwood Cemetery, The Spirit finally reveals the course of his unknown exploits to both Ebony and Sammy, a tale that involves smuggled nerve agents, devious traps and a tropical island turned penitentiary. But the mystery only deepens as the first half of this 12-issue arc reaches its conclusion and our blue-masked hero is left with only more questions than answers as to the course of his own unexplained absence. This hit series revives one of comics’ most iconic characters at the hands of Eisner Award winning author Matt Wagner and the dynamic art team of artist Dan Schkade and colorist Brennan Wagner. Continue reading

REVIEW: Will Eisner’s The Spirit #6

Publisher: Dynamite Comics
Writer: Matt Wagner
Artist: Dan Schkade
Editor: Joe Rybrandt
Release Date: OUT NOW!
Price: $3.99

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REVIEW: Will Eisner’s The Spirit #4

Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment
Writer: Matt Wagner
Artist: Dan Schkade
Colourist: Brennan Wagner
Release date: 21 October 2015

Price: $3.99

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Will Eisner’s The Spirit #2 In Stores 08/05/2015

With Central City feeling the vacuum left by The Spirit’s long disappearance, Ebony and Sammy set out to find out what happened to their old friend. Their trail takes them to familiar surroundings and in pursuit of one of the masked vigilante’s most nefarious foes. Meanwhile, both Commissioner Dolan and his daughter Ellen must face obstacles of their own. This all new series celebrates the 75th anniversary of Will Eisner’s iconic character, scripted by Eisner Award-winner Matt Wagner with interior art by the team of Dan Schkade and colorist Brennan Wagner and featuring a cover by Eric Powell. Continue reading

Dynamite’s WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT #1 In Stores 07/01/2015

In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Will Eisner’s iconic and ground-breaking character, Dynamite Entertainment is proud to present an all-new ongoing series featuring THE SPIRIT.  Scripted by Eisner Award-winning author, Matt Wagner, this monthly title will delight longtime fans as well as help introduce a whole new generation of fans to the character. Continue reading

DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT PROUDLY ANNOUNCES THE FULL CREATIVE TEAM FOR WILL EISNER’S THE SPIRIT

Dynamite Entertainment is proud to announce the full creative team for their upcoming July 2015 launch of Will Eisner’s The Spirit. Each chapter of the initial twelve-issue story arc will feature Matt Wagner as writer, interior artist Dan Schkade, and colorist Brennan Wagner. The ongoing monthly cover artist will be Eric Powell, while the July debut #1 issue will be offered with variant cover artwork by writer Matt Wagner himself, as well as Alex Ross (Kingdom Come) and John Cassaday (Star Wars). Continue reading