Wars is an evocative triptych of stories from the otherworldly side of warfare in the 1980s. "The Dead City" is set in Afghanistan in 1985. A company of Soviet soldiers find themselves confronting an ancient power more powerful than any insurgent force. "Punyayama " revisits Great Britian's short battle for the Falklands Islands, off the coast of Argentina in 1982. A young lieutenant discovers that there are greater evils than the enemy on the field of battle. "The Intruder" follows the US invasion of Grenada in 1983. A sergeant's treachery against a colleague comes back to haunt him face to face, and he's left to ponder the consequences of his actions for all time.
- Issue # TPB (2 months ago)
"For and by war, live and die in Orc". Obeying these millennial words, the Orcs plow in steel and blood the lands that are on their way. But for several years, Elves, Dwarves and Men have joined forces to exterminate orcs and decimate this race. Today, their victory is almost total. All that remains for them is to kill their king and his last brave men. Among the survivors, an Orc does not intend to flee before the enemy. His name is Kil'Tyrson and seems the only hope. Yet his eyes are pale, a mark of cowardice for the Orcs, and in his blood flows the most infamous of vices: cunning. Could it be that the last Orc to brandish iron on a battlefield is not the best but the worst? Screenplay: Peru, Olivier. Drawing: Daxiong.
Formerly "Total War" #1,2.When mysterious invaders appear out of nowhere to wreak havoc and attack every nation on the planet, the Earth's military forces call on an elite team of the most skilled soldiers from all over the world, the Marine Attack Rescue Service or better known as M.A.R.S. Patrol.
For Captain Storm, Sgt. Clay, Gunner Mackey and Johnny Cloud, a sabotage mission on a Nazi airfield is just another deadly suicide run! But what secret is Allied Command keeping from them? This is a war that men like The Losers can’t ever hope to win...
- Issue # Full (7 months ago)
In a war without limits, against an enemy without number, a radically new breed of soldier is the only possible response. As the Dark Matter forces of the Progeny sweep through the universe, deconstructing the very stuff of space itself, five recruits step into the firing line, wrapped in living battle-suits. Unknown to them, though, they've been selected not to do... but rather to die! All-new, sweeping Sci-Fi action from Simon Furman (Transformers: The War Within) and hot new talent Adi Granov!
DC's special month of classic war one-shots kicks off with a different kind of Sgt. Rock story – one that follows the combat-happy Joes of Easy Company decades ago and, simultaneously, a modern unit in the mountains of Afghanistan! The battle may have changed, but does the war stay the same?
- Issue # Full (8 months ago)
Following the end of Lucifer's war, his legions of angels were banished to Hell to suffer an eternity for their actions. For one of the fallen, the suffering is about to end. Pscythe, once one of the most powerful angelic entities, has been granted a chance for redemption. To succeed, it must inhabit the subconsciousness of a human vessel in order to understand and appreciate the lessons on Earth that it did not learn in Heaven or Hell. Without her knowledge, Angela, a novice bounty hunter, is chosen to be that vessel, placing her in the middle of a spiritual struggle for Pscythe's allegiance.
Introduces us to the title character, Pfirsich, the fictional younger brother of the legendary Desert Fox, Erwin Rommel, as well as his companion Udo, and gives us a peek into their wacky adventures on the plains of Northern Afrika during World War II.