A lot of new titles for you on WOWIO this week, including many ‘Fame’, ‘Female Force’ and Rock N Roll Comics!
Ray Harryhausen Presents: Sinbad Rogue of Mars
He’s sailed the seven seas and explored unknown lands, fought countless monsters and battled evil wizards, but Sinbad’s newest adventure may be the greatest, and most dangerous, he’s ever had! Eight years have passed since the assassination of the benevolent Zhar Dadgar and the curious disappearance of his heir. Akhdar, Dadgar’s villainous nephew, has usurped the Dozhakian throne and enslaved the Azurian people, igniting a civil war within the once peaceful kingdom. A prophecy foretells the coming of a stranger from a distant land who will vanquish the false king and restore the rightful ruler to the throne. Could Sinbad be that stranger, or is he merely a pawn in Akhdar’s treacherous game?
The Blackbeard Legacy graphic novel V.1
Captain Hanna, the beautiful daughter of the infamous pirate Blackbeard, sails the dangerous waters of the sea with her crew of female privateers, searching for bounty wherever they can find it. All the while they are being sought after by the merciless and vengeful Captain Purloin, taking on unwanted stowaways, and fighting with some very angry and ugly zombies
Female Force: Madonna
Once upon a time we all knew her as the Material Girl, but now, the world over knows her as Madonna, a one-woman extravaganza. Before there was Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera or Britney, there was Madonna. She’s been a pop sensation, actress, writer, activist, mother, and director. She’s been everything. It’s a Madonna world, and we’re all living in it.
Nanny & Hank: Retirement is Hell – Graphic Novel
The critically acclaimed miniseries mixing horror & heart from AICN Comics writer Mark L. Miller gets collected! Nanny & Hank are ready for their golden years, but a blood-drunk vampire turns their life upside down! Now the elderly pair must deal with becoming creatures of the night & take care of their ornery grandkids too!
FAME: Glee: The graphic novel
From the sold-out Fame series comes the story all Gleeks were waiting for: the biography of the cast and creator of Glee. From Ryan Murphy to Lea Michele and more of the cast, Fame takes a look at how all of these men and women became part of a global phenomenon. From the hit FOX series; it’s your turn to be a Gleek. You know you want to. This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.
Orbit: John Lennon
John Lennon’s post Beatles life was every bit as amazing as his time as part of the legendary Fab Four. In the upcoming Bluwater comic book “Fame: John Lennon”, writer Marc Shapiro looks at those up and down moments that defined this true artist and renissance man’s final years…right up to the moment when the music truly died.
Orbit: Stephen King
One of the bestselling authors of all time, his books have sold over 500 million copies, translated into 33 languages. Generations of terrified readers and moviegoers have dubbed Stephen King the â€œMaster of Horror,â€ but he is much, much more. This is a rare behind-the-scenes glimpse into Kingâ€™s private world.
Orbit: Howard Stern
Howard Stern is the man behind the microphone. The man behind the curtain. He is the voice of a generation, the voice of dissent, the voice of the people. He says what we all want to say and does what we all want to do, and people love him for it. In the public eye for years, he’s still an enigma, even though his story has been told in movies and on his program. Get the scoop on his life from his beginnings in local radio to his current show. Bababooey bababooey Howard Stern is it!
Female Force: Cher
Cher is a platinum selling singer, an award winning actress and a performer for the ages. She’s one smart cookie who knows a lot and has done it all. Get the skinny on Cher’s rise to the status of legend in the upcoming Bluwater comic book “Female Force: Cher” written by New York Times Bestselling Author Marc Shapiro and illustrated by (add name). And the beat goes on
Infamous Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan was on the fast track to the top when suddenly…Alcohol and drug problems and arrests, stints in rehab ,too much partying and, yes, jail timeâ€¨derailed her celebrity train. Find out how Lindsay fought the law and the law won in INFAMOUS: LINDSAY LOHAN
Roger Corman Presents: Battle Amongst The Stars
After escaping from the Malmori warship, Zed and Nell must now cross the deadly Lambda Zone, and pirates called The Jackers who reside there. Meanwhile at the Oztem planet, preparations begin for the final battle for possession of the Oztems replication technology. Some will live. And some will die.
Rock & Roll Comics: The Elvis Presley Experienc
For the first time ever, one of Rock â€˜Nâ€™ Roll Comics most acclaimed series is collected and back in print! The Elvis Presley Experience is both scholarly and dramatic in its graphic recreation of the Kingâ€™s remarkable life story. Though the series was among the best selling contemporary bio-graphic comics of the 1990s, the individual issues have been out of print for over ten years.
This 200 page collection features art by future Marvel and DC star Aaron Sowd (Wolverine, Hawkman, Nightwing & Flamebird, etc.), with a story co-scripted by Babylon 5 TV vet Patrick McCray (Star Wars: Sith Apprentice, Star Trek: The Continuing Mission).
Gearz: the graphic novel
From the creator of the 10th Muse comes the newest female group of unlikely heroes. Lonely high-schooler Karen Chugg just wanted a dog. Instead, she got three of the most powerful, deadliest, and hippest robot bodyguards to hit the sleepy town of westville! The good news? Karen’s three robots quickly become her best friends. The bad news? Someone very high up, Oval Office high up, wants those robots back! Can an ordinary, if slightly unpopular, teen survive killer robots, super-powered school custodians, snotty classmates, chemically boosted monsters and hooded assassins while staying on track to become class valedictorian?
Rock â€˜Nâ€™ Roll Comics: Joan Jett
“Rock ‘N’ Roll Comics, Joan Jettâ€ She is best known for her work with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts including their hit cover “I Love Rock N’ Roll”. This one shot tells about her life from when she was in the â€œRunawaysâ€ to when she broke off to her iconic solo career.
Hydroland:Aftermath, The Sampler Sketchbook
This sketchbook sampler introduces the collaboration between Christian comic producers Justin Martin and Melchizedek Todd.
Hydroland was a thriving, prosperous land filled with peace, until destruction swiftly changed everything! How will the citizens cope with this new life of chaos and grief? Where is hope among the devastation and ruin?
Featuring bios on the main characters. Rough drafts to the script. And completed preview pages. B/W, 45pgs
FAME: Tiger Woods
One of the newsmakers of 2010 is now a comic book sensation. Tiger Woods is, in most respects, the most famous golfer of all time. He may have had some recent troubles, but his life is one filled with very interesting tidbits. Come inside and see how his life lead him to be one of the most famous sports stars in the history of the United States and the world and learn about the man behind all of these news stories. Go for a hole in one with this comic detailing the life story of this major athlete.
Female Force: Tina Fey
Tina Fey is many things. Writer. Producer. Golden Globe and Emmy winner. Academy Award presenter. Improvisationalist. Pennsylvanian. Star Wars enthusiast. And now the subject of the latest in Bluewaterâ€™s Female Force series in this light-hearted look at the lovely and talented creator of 30 Rock
FAME: Taylor Swift: The graphic novel
Millions of fans, numerous Grammys, and a load of good press, Taylor Swiftâ€™s meteoric rise has given her the sweet taste of fame at a very young age. Her fans love her, radio and television adore her, and young men everywhere wish they could date her. Join us for a look at her life, from the very beginning all the way through today. This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.
Rock & Roll Comics: The Beatles Experience
Beatles Experience! Over 200 pages, dramatizing one of the most compelling tales in pop culture history, drawn from thousands of photos and interviews, meticulously researched and featuring stunning art by Mike Sagara (Rock â€˜Nâ€™ Roll Comics) and Stuart Immonen (Legion of Super Heroes, Ultimate X-Men).
Covering the Beatlesâ€™ lives from birth and beyond their breakup, dramatized in dialogue and scene recreations more akin to a film bio than a mere documentary, the Beatles Experience also includes a Chronolog timeline going down each page, with encyclopedia background and footnotes detailing related events happening at the same time in the world, in music, and in the Beatlesâ€™ own tumultuous and extraordinary lives.
The Wave: Twilight of the Gods
Bluewaterâ€™s very own shared universe is here! See the birth of the â€œnext greatest thing in comics!â€ The Wave #0 kicks off a brand new line that will rock your world with superheroic action, intrigue, adventure, and drama! Interested?
William Shatner Presents: The Tek War Chronicles graphic novel V.1
Jake Cardigan’s quest for piecing together his fractured life interrupted when it’s discovered that a new, deadlier strain of Tek called Grease is infecting robots and threatens to become a worldwide epidemic. Jake’s must choose between finding his true memories and stopping the viral onslaught. He looks to old friends and one-time enemies for help and gets more than he ever bargained for. This complete story arc based on the best-selling William Shatner novel franchise takes off where Plague of Ghosts left off and continues to ratchet up the excitement, answer many questions and unveil even more surprises.
Claw & Fang
Banished from Earth over three thousand years ago by a powerful young Celtic King, the demon Noro has had time to plot his revenge. Summoned back from the dark abyss of nothingness, Noro is unleashed by those who wish to use him for their own gain. A young video gamer born with the heart and soul of an ancient warrior, Justin escapes the monotony of his daily life by spending every waking hour living in an online fantasy world. Forced by fate, Justin must confront real life to save us all!
Female Force: Bestsellers – Stephenie Meyer, JK Rowling, Charlaine Harris & Anne Rice graphic novel
Between them they have sold nearly half a billion books. Their work has been immortalized on the silver screen and they are arguably two of the widest read female novelists of the last 50 years. Now JK Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series, and Stephanie Meyer, author of the Twilight saga will be showcased together as part of a 2-for-1 Female Force flipbook: Female Force: Best Sellers. This double-sized issue will look at the life and work of these prolific authors and will be released just in time for the upcoming movie sequels based on their most famous creation.
Female Force: The Creator of the Barbie Doll
For over fifty years, Barbie has helped young girls come of age in the midst of an ever-changing social climate, but what do we really know about her? Female Force: Barbie tells the story of how Americaâ€™s favorite fashion doll emerged from the seedy underworld of German sex symbols and cigarette shop gag gifts to become one of historyâ€™s most iconic women.
Female Force: Arianna Huffington
Arianna Huffington has become one of the most powerful people in the media today. Travel from her roots in Greece to her rise as an American political figure – challenging both sides of the aisle. To read her story is to understand this remarkable woman.