Preview Action Lab: Danger Zone’s New Release (12/7): ‘SLEIGHER: THE HEAVY METAL SANTA CLAUS’ TPB

This Wednesday, Action Lab Entertainment‘s Danger Zone imprint delivers the gift of SLEIGHER for the holidays! That’s right, The Heavy Metal Santa Claus himself has his first trade paperback filled with the first four issues for you to read in front of the warm, cozy fire with those you love. Who knows? This could become a holiday tradition!

Here’s a look at the cover, storyline and preview pages for this week’s trade paperback release from Action Lab: Danger Zone on New Comic Book Day!



New Release for the week of December 7th, 2016

sleighervolume1_solicit_tpb_rgbSLEIGHER: THE HEAVY METAL SANTA CLAUS TPB
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

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new-al-dz-logoABOUT 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, and socially relevant titles including SOUTHERN DOG, KINGDOM BUM and M Goodwin’s TOMBOY.

*** info courtesy of Action Lab Entertainment


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