Among the best-known tales in Japanese history, the legend of the 47 Ronin and their epic mission to avenge their disgraced master epitomizes the samurai code of honor. It has been said, “To know the story of the 47 Ronin is to know Japan.” Retold through the ages, the legend at last comes to comics in a meticulously researched and beautifully illustrated miniseries from Mike Richardson, Stan Sakai, and editorial consultant Kazuo Koike! Recounting this sweeping tale of honor and violence in all its grandeur, chapter one details the tragic incident that would seal the fate of Lord Asano and set forty-seven of his vassals on a years-long path of vengeance!
In the 23rd century, Don grew up in one of the last small towns on earth. Like the millions of other residents, his eyes were glued to the sky when the promise of a better life launched in the form of a state-of-the-art rocket ship. As he grows up, Don's dreams of space flight gets pushed to the background and become all but forgotten when he meets the girls of dreams. Together they start a cozy life and start planning a family. Everything is going wonderfully until Don sees a chance, and must choose between the life he has and the life he always dreamed of.
- Issue #23rd Century Dreamers Full (3 years ago)
Spider-Man 2099 must combat a murderer with a dangerous obsession for evolution. And this villain will do anything to adapt and conquer!
The issue starts in the distant past where the monolith instructs a hunter on how to craft a spear and then shifts to the future where two astronauts discover an alien ruin. One of the astronauts is killed by a creature, but the other, Woodrow Decker, is transported into a pastoral countryside by the monolith. Here he rapidly ages until he dies and is converted by the monolith into an embryo-type creature referred to as a 'new seed' to explore the galaxy.