Out this week from Oni Press – 4/11/12

This week Oni Press is super excited to be releasing a double dose of Ted Naifeh’s ever-popular Courtney Crumrin comics series. It’s been a couple of years since last we saw Courtney, so this is a real cause for celebration. It’s the tenth anniversary of Courtney Crumrin and the Night Things, and to mark the occasion, we’re revisiting the original material in a fresh, new way and debuting a regular color series!

Courtney Crumrin #1

Writer/artist: Ted Naifeh

Colorist: Warren Wucinich

Courtney Crumrin returns in her first-ever full-color series! Welcome to a world where magic and Night Things lurk behind every corner and nothing is as it seems. This is the world introduced to Courtney by her dear Uncle Aloysius–a master mage of unknown age and even more mysterious motivations. What started the Crumrin clan down the dark path, and is Courtney strong enough to follow it all the way down?

Format: Single, Standard
Content Rating: A (All Ages)
Diamond™ Order Code: FEB12 1115

Courtney Crumrin, vol. 1: The Night Things Special Edition Hardcover

Writer/artist: Ted Naifeh

Colorist: Warren Wucinich

Fan-favorite and critical darling Courtney Crurmin is back in a series of newly remastered, full-color hardcover editions! Courtney’s parents have dragged her out to a high-to-do suburb to live with her creepy Great Uncle Aloysius in his spooky old house. She’s not only the new kid in school, but also discovers strange things lurking under her bed!

Format: Original Graphic Novel, Hardcover
Content Rating: Y (Youth)
Diamond™ Order Code: DEC111155
ISBN: 978-1-934964-77-4

The Avalon Chronicles, Vol. 1 Hardcover

Writers: Nunzio DeFilippis & Christina Weir

Artist: Emma Vieceli

When Aeslin Finn was a little girl, her parents read to her from a magical book called THE AVALON CHRONICLES. But that was a long time ago. Now a teenager, Aeslin is about to discover just how magical she and that book really are. Transported to the world of Avalon, she discovers a kingdom in need of a Dragon Knight – and the last dragon, Blue Moon, is waiting for her!

Format: Original Graphic Novel, Hardcover
Content Rating: A (All Ages)
Street Date: Mar 21, 2012
ISBN: 978-1-934964-75-0

Wasteland #36

Writer: Antony Johnston

Artist: Justin Greenwood

Cover: Christopher Mitten

“UNDER THE GOD” continues! Michael and Gerr are found — and all hell breaks loose in God’s house! But the truth still lies undiscovered, and while Father Affon, Zakk, and even Rikerd struggle to make sense of it all, Michael, Abi and Gerr must come up with a plan to escape the town… before they’re executed as devils! Don’t miss this action- packed issue!

Format: Single, Standard
Content Rating: O (Older Audiences)
Diamond™ Order Code: FEB12 1114

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Don’t forget, all Oni Press titles are now day and date digital and can be purchased and downloaded through the Oni Press store at Comixology. In addition to the titles above, Comixology is also releasing Oni catalogue titles. This week…

Spell Checkers, vol. 1

Writer: Jamie S. Rich

Artists: Nicolas Hitori de, Joëlle Jones

Three teenaged witches use their power for popularity, good grades, and the good life. When nasty graffiti starts showing up about them at their school, they first suspect one another. But when they start losing their powers, and their magical fetishes disappear, they realize this is an attack from outside their circle, and they must join hands (and wits) to defeat the usurper and her demon companion!

Format: Original Graphic Novel, Digest
Content Rating: T (Teen)

Posted in Courtney Crumrin, Spell Checkers, Wasteland