Sneak PREVIEWS: Dark Horse Comics' Umbrella Academy Spin-Off Features on April's Cover
Mar 20, 2020
The April edition of Diamond Comic Distributors’ monthly PREVIEWS catalog arrives in comic shops and digitally on Wednesday, March 25th and features comic books, graphic novels, toys, and other pop culture merchandise scheduled to go on sale beginning June 2020.
You can get a look at the catalog now on the PREVIEWSworld website by checking out the site's sections that spotlight the Gems of the Month as well as the full catalog sections for Comics; Graphic Novels; Books; Magazines; Trading Cards; Apparel; Toys, Statues, and Models; Collectibles; and Games.
Dark Horse Comics'
You Look Like Death: Tales from the Umbrella Academy #1
DCeased: Dead Planet #1
ON OUR FRONT COVER: The Seance goes Hollywood when he's kicked out of The Umbrella Academy in Gerard Way, Shaun Simon, and I.N.J. Culbard's Umbrella Academy spin-off from Dark Horse Comics, You Look Like Death.
ON OUR BACK COVER: The next generation of heroes tries to reclaim the Earth in Tom Taylor and Trevor Harisine's sequel to DCeased, DC Comics' DCeased: Dead Planet.
ON OUR CATALOG SPINE AND ORDER FORM COVER: The third story arc begins for Titan Comics' Blade Runner 2019 (APR202069) as Ash returns to Earth and prepares to confront the conspiracy that sent her into space.
Gems of the Month: April's PREVIEWS Gems of the Month include:
· BOOM! Studios' Willow #1
· Dark Horse Comics' Barbalien: Red Planet #1 and You Look Like Death: Tales from The Umbrella Academy #1
· DC Entertainment's DCeased: Dead Planet #1 and Three Jokers #1
· Dynamite Entertainment's Bettie Page #1
· IDW Publishing's Snake Eyes: Deadgame #1 and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Annual 2020
· Image Comics' Blackhand & Ironhead Volume 1 and Chu #1
· Marvel Comics' Shang-Chi #1
OUR MONTHLY THEME: PREVIEWS celebrates Manga Month, with a special spotlight on the art form. Look for the Manga Month icon throughout the catalog.
Toy Talk: On the catalog's flip side, PREVIEWS talks to Paul Harding, a designer for Diamond Select Toys, about his career — how he got his start, his work with digital sculpting, and how to turn a Skottie Young illustration into a 3-dimensional statue.
Indie Edge: PREVIEWS talks to writer Garret Gunn about his work, including Warcorns: Combat Unicorns (APR202054), offered this month, how he got started in comics, and the all-ages fantasy novel he's writing.
Editor's Note: In this month's Editor's Note, PREVIEWS editor Marty Grosser looks forward to Free Comic Book Day and Marvel's long-awaited Black Widow movie.
Plus so much more!
All this awaits you in the April edition of PREVIEWS, which goes on sale on Wednesday, March 25th in print at your local comic shop or specialty store at its regular cover price of just $3.99 or digitally at PREVIEWSworld.com/digital!