Dark Horse Press Release
The demand for beautiful hardcover books is strong in the comics market as The Art of Alice: Madness Returns, The Outlaw Prince: Limited Edition and Little Lulu Vol. 27 sell through their printings.
Art of Alice: Madness Returns is going into a 2nd printing! The book features gorgeous artwork from legendary game designer American McGee, creator of one of the most visually arresting games of all time, Alice. Eleven years later, McGee returns with a sequel just as groundbreaking as his critically acclaimed classic–Alice: Madness Returns!
The Outlaw Prince has sold out of its 1st printing of both trade and limited hardcover editions! Only the trade will be going for a 2nd printing, so limited editions are gone! The deluxe edition comes signed by creators Rob Hughes, Michael Wm. Kaluta, Thomas Yeates, and Lori Almeida and features an afterword by Burroughs expert Frank Westwood and a cover by artist Alan Lathwell.
Little Lulu Vol. 27 has sold through its 1st printing. This volume of Dark Horse’s comprehensive John Stanley Little Lulu reprints contains two complete Little Lulu Giants featuring more than two dozen original Lulu stories, many of them drawn by Stanley himself. These never-before-reprinted issues are among the greatest masterpieces of comics’ golden age.
Since 1986, Dark Horse Comics has proven to be a solid example of how integrity and innovation can help broaden a unique storytelling medium and establish a small, homegrown company as an industry giant. The company is known for the progressive and creator-friendly atmosphere it provides for writers and artists. In addition to publishing comics from top talent like Frank Miller, Mike Mignola, Neil Gaiman, Gerard Way, and comics legend Will Eisner, Dark Horse has developed such successful characters as the Mask, Timecop, and SpyBoy. Additionally, its highly successful line of comics and products based on popular properties includes Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Aliens, Conan, Emily the Strange, Tim Burton, Trigun, Serenity, and Domo. Today Dark Horse Comics is the largest independent comic-book publisher in the US and is recognized as one of the world’s leading publishers of licensed comics material.