Action Lab’s TPB/HC Releases for November 2016

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Action Lab Entertainment Solicitations for November ’16

The following titles will be available for purchase in comic shops everywhere! 

E: Appropriate for everyone
A: Appropriate for ages 9 and up
T: For readers ages 12 and up
T+: For older teen readers and adults
M: Mature readers 18+

brohood_01_letters_roughATHENA VOLTAIRE HC COMPENDIUM

Writer: Steve Bryant
Artist: Steve Bryant
Cover Artist: Steve Bryant

In the knuckle-dusting style of classic pulp adventure comes Athena Voltaire, a courageous, globetrotting aviatrix who takes on Nazis, zombies, and unspeakable occult creatures! This whopping 224-page tome rescripts and remasters Athena’s adventures from the long-running, Eisner-nominated comic by Steve Bryant, including over 50 pages of new material created for the Compendium!

224 pgs./ T / FC                   $19.99


Writer: Alex Kain
Artist: Rachel Bennett
Cover Artist: Rachel Bennett

As conflict looms between ancient enemies, the fragile truce that held civilization together has begun to unravel. A small peace envoy travels north to prevent war, while a ragtag army of rebels marches south to create it. Experience the latest chapter of this all-ages fantasy saga in its second collected volume!

96 pgs./ A / FC                   $9.99

BloodandDust_volume1TPB_cover_solicitBLOOD+DUST: VOLUME 1

Writers:  Michael R. Martin & Adam Orndorf
Artist: Roy Allan Martinez
Cover Artist: Roy Allan Martinez

Co-Creators & Writers Michael R. Martin & Adam Orndorf give a fresh infusion of blood into the vampire genre with the Glenny Family. Brought to life by the illustrations of Roy Allan Martinez and colors of Raymund Lee, Blood & Dust pushes the boundaries of horror and explores dark places children shouldn’t be allowed to go…especially the swamp.

96 pgs./ T+ / FC                   $11.99

Cash_and_Carrie_Book_One_Cover_RGBCASH+CARRIE: BOOK ONE

Writers: Shawn Pryor, Giulie Speziani
Artists:  Various Artists
Cover Artist:  Nilah Magruder

Two junior high detectives, Dallas Cash and Inez Carrie, are on the case! Cash’s tech savviness paired with Carrie’s sensible approach makes them the perfect mystery-solving duo. Together, they investigate a missing mascot, make a few ghost friends and expose an undercover Voodoo cult. Baddies beware, these gumshoes won’t easily scare!

72 pgs./ E / FC                   $9.99


Writer: Kyle Puttkammer
Artists: Omaka Schultz (pencils), Ryan Sellers (inks), Brandon Page (inks), Julie Barclay (colors)
Cover Artist: Omaka Schultz

Exploring the world they saved.  From the dangers of the desert, to a remote jungle island, and finally the Far East, the Hero Cats are ready for anything.

96 pgs./ E / FC                   $11.99


Writer: Zag Entertainment
Artist: Zag Entertainment
Cover Artist:  Zag Entertainment
Arranged and Adapted by: Cheryl Black and Nicole D’Andria

Hawk Moth is at it again!

Follow Ladybug and Cat Noir as they save Paris from Hawk Moth’s akumatized citizens such as, Roger Cop, whose embodiment of the law ensures a tyrannical jusrice, the Bubbler, who wants a city of all children, and Mr. Pigeon, whose aim is a city of birds! Will Paris ever be safe from Hawk Moth and his akuma? There’s only one way to find out!


Collects issue #4-6.

192 pgs./ E / FC                   $9.99

Previews Preview of Monty The Dinosaur TPB Cover CMYKMONTY THE DINOSAUR: BOOK ONE

Writer:  Bob Frantz
Artist: Jean Franco
Cover Artist: Jean Franco 

Here it is! The gut­busting, cookie­munching, swing set­destroying adventures of your  favorite prehistoric pal and his best friend all in one nifty collection. Collects issues 1­3 of Action  Lab Entertainment’s smash hit all­ages romp.

96 pgs./ E / FC                   $8.99


Writer: Rob Harrington
Artists: Axur Eneas (Art), Alessandro Alessi (Colors), Chas! Pangburn (Letters)
Cover Artist: Axur Eneas

This is Spinal Tap meets a Rankin/Bass Christmas special!

The ultimate holiday tale for metalheads! Sleigher is the most recent heir of the “Santa Claus” mantle… even if it’s not really his bag. He’d rather slam back bourbon than glasses of milk, and blast metal instead of carols. But when a long forgotten member of Santa’s rogues gallery rears his ugly head to reap chaos and destruction, Sleigher may have found his true calling—dishing out a holiday ass whoopin!!!

Collects issues #1-4 of the high-octane holiday series!

128 pgs./ M / FC                   $14.99

ZombieTramp_volume9_cover_solicitZOMBIE TRAMP, Vol.9: SKANKS, SHANKS, AND SHACKLES

Writer: Dan Mendoza
Artists: Dan Mendoza, Marcelo Trom
Cover Artist: Bill McKay

After her ordeal with fighting Demons, both physical and emotional, Janey makes an effort to regroup and keep a promise she made to herself – busting her father out of prison!! Locked up with vindictive wardens, disgraced sandwich kings, and past enemies thought to be dead, Janey discovers more secrets about her past, while trying to bust her father out and take down a few assholes in the process!

Collects issues 25-28 of the wildly popular ongoing series!

128 pgs./ M / FC                   $14.99

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Action LabABOUT ACTION LAB ENTERTAINMENT – Formed in 2010 with the purpose of pooling their collective talents into a single, powerful entity, the members of Action Lab Entertainment have countless years in multimedia publishing, design, and business.  Their first release, Fracture, was successfully funded through Kickstarter and since then they have continued their mission to produce high quality, genre-spanning entertainment.  Since its formation, the accolades for A.L.E continue to build on a daily basis.  Among its more popular titles are all ages material like the Eisner, Glyph, Shel Dorf Award nominated series PRINCELESS, MIRACULOUS (based on the Nickelodeon Television series), Jamal Igle’s MOLLY DANGER, Artist/ Writer Katie Cook’s GRONK and Gayle Middleton’s (My Little Pony, The Littlest Pet Shop) monstrously adorable VAMPLETS. Action Lab’s Mature Readers imprint ACTION LAB DANGER ZONE continues to push the envelope of comics entertainment with titles as varied as Charles Band’s PUPPET MASTER and Dan Mendoza’s over the top horror-comedy ZOMBIE TRAMP, VAMPBLADE and ITTY BITTY BUNNIES IN RAINBOW PIXIE CANDY LAND.

*** info courtesy of Action Lab Entertainment


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