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New Stocking Stuffers from Archaia this December

Ask your local retailer about these upcoming Archaia titles!

Rust Volume 2: Secrets of the Cell
(W)(A) Royden Lepp
Price: $24.95
In Stores December 12th

After a second robot attack on the Taylor farm, Roman, Oswald, and Jet begin to seek answers to the mysteries of the past. Oswald becomes more and more suspicious of Jet’s connection to the robots, while Jet himself tries to connect with the flesh and blood family that has harbored him. Roman looks for comfort in his friendship with girl-next-door Jesse, but what he doesn’t know is that a new evil may be looming on the horizon for his family. Will they be ready when it comes?

Space: 1999: Aftershock and Awe
(W) Andrew E. C. Gaska
(A) Gray Morrow, Miki, David Hueso
Price: $24.95
In Stores December 12th

The sci-fi classic series returns! September 13th: 1999 – An atomic accident causes the moon to be blown out of orbit and hurled into the unknown, the survivors of the lunar base stationed there launched towards their destiny across the stars. But what of the cataclysm and wanton destruction caused to the Earth in its wake?

Cursed Pirate Girl
(W)(A) Jeremy Bastian
Price: $19.95
In Stores December 19th

Adventures on and under the high seas lead a cursed pirate girl to encounter mythic creatures, gnarled and crusty pirates, and ghostly apparitions as she tries to find her lost father, one of the dreaded Pirate Captains of the mythical Omerta Seas. A whimsical swashbuckling tale of wonderland journeys and unimaginable dangers, starting in Port Elisabeth, Jamaica in the year 1728, and quickly heading across—and beneath—the waves. The first three issues are collected in this edition with an all-new epilogue and a fold-out Wanted poster, and features deckle-edged, untreated paper.

Iron: Or, the War After
(W)(A)  Shane-Michael Vidaurri
Price: $19.95
In Stores December 19th

It is the aftermath of a long war, in a world of constant winter. An intelligence spy from the Resistance—the rabbit, Hardin—steals secret information from a military base of the Regime. His actions set off a chain of events that reverberates through the ranks of both sides, touching everyone from Pavel the crow to Giles the goat, from the highest-ranking officials to the smallest orphaned child. When the snow finally settles, who will be the true patriot and who the true traitor?

Sharaz-De: Tales from the Arabian Nights
(W)(A) Sergio Toppi
Price: $29.95
In Stores December 19th

A set of tales inspired by the Arabian Nights by European comics master Sergio Toppi, exploring a barbaric society where the supernatural is the only remedy to injustice, as Sharaz-de, captive to a cruel and despotic king, must each night spin tales to entertain her master and save her head from the executioner. Tales filled with evil spirits, treasures, risk, and danger, but with ever at their center the passions of gods and men.