In Stores Today! (8/19/09)

Here are the BOOM! Studios titles in stores this week (8/19/09).

Enjoy!

FARSCAPE: GONE AND BACK #2 (A)
FARSCAPE: GONE AND BACK #2 (B)
Written by Rockne S. O’Bannon, Keith DeCandido
Drawn by Tommy Patterson
SC, 24 pgs, FC, (2 of 4), SRP: $3.99
Diamond Code: AUG090727

John Crichton is used to being far from home. But now he’s trapped in a new timeline, where his wife Aeryn is still a Peacekeeper! He sets Moya out on a mission to find her in hopes that the reunion of sorts will set things right. But what does Crichton’s wife in this timeline think of this? More FARSCAPE goodness from the show’s creator Rockne S. O’Bannon.

MONSTER’S INC. #1 (A)
MONSTER’S INC. #1 (B)
Written by Paul Benjamin
Drawn by Amy Mebberson
Diamond Code (Cover A, B): JUN090784
24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99

Sulley, Mike and Boo are back, and they are sure to generate plenty of chuckles for the Monsters, Inc. laugh factory! When acts of sabotage begin to damage Monsters, Inc equipment, all the evidence points to…Mike?! Can Mike convince Sulley to help him find the true culprit?

POE #2 (A)
POE #2 (B)
Written by J. Barton Mitchell
Drawn by Dean Kotz
Diamond Code (Cover A, B): AUG090736
24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99

He created Horror. Find out how horror created him… as our intrepid author Edgar Allen Poe delves into the dark side of man. Golem Hell Hounds guard the secret of the Red Death! Will Poe live to tell the tale? Supernatural adventure for fans of books like HELLBOY!

SWORDSMITH ASSASSIN #1 (A)
SWORDSMITH ASSASSIN #1 (B)
Written by Andrew Cosby and Michael Alan Nelson
Drawn by Ayhan Hayrula
Diamond Code (Cover A, B): JUN090767
24pgs, FC, SRP: $3.99

Toshiro Ono has spent his life making the best swords that have ever been forged and selling them to the highest bidder. But when his family is killed by a blade of his own making… Toshiro will do whatever it takes to make sure none of his swords ever kill again. Andrew Cosby, creator of EUREKA, and Michael Alan Nelson, creator of HEXED, brings feudal Samurai Japan to life like no other comic has done before.

UNTHINKABLE #4
Written by Mark Sable
Drawn by Julian Totino Tedesco
SC, 24 pgs, FC, (4 of 5), SRP: $3.99
Diamond Code: JUN090777

Nobody believed novelist Alan Ripley when he revealed he created UNTHINKABLE terror scenarios for the government. Now the CIA doesn’t just believe him – they blame him. Can he survive interrogation in time to stop his next nightmare from coming true? Only writer Mark (TWO-FACE YEAR ONE, CYBORG) Sable and artist Julian Tedesco know for sure.

HEXED HC
Written by Michael Alan Nelson
Drawn by Emma Rios
HC, 112 pgs, FC, SRP: $19.99
ISBN: 1-934506-77-X
ISBN13: 978-1-934506-77-6
Diamond Code: MAY09 0747

Blood. Theft. Sex. Magic. The critically acclaimed fan-favorite is finally collected in one horrifying volume! It’s said there’s no honor amongst thieves. Add to that a thief operating in the occult underground, and it’s a whole different kind of nasty! Luci Jennifer Inagcio Das Neves, Lucifer for short, takes a new job that will expose her to the macabre underbelly of the city, and a secret that she’d rather nobody know. By Michael Alan Nelson, the critically acclaimed author of FALL OF CTHULHU, and hot new art talent Emma Rios and colorist Cris Peters. Special cover by Paul Pope!