Here are previews of the latest comics from Action Lab – including book one of Helm and a new Vamplets – Vamplets The Undead Pet Society: Beware the Bitmares! #1
HELM BOOK 1: HARBINGER
Writer(s): Jehanzeb Hasan
Artist Name(s): Mauricio Caballero
Cover Artist(s): Mauricio Caballero
It is an age of STEAMWORKS & SORCERY, MAGICK & MACHINERY, RANCOR & REVOLUTION.
HELM is an Eisner-nominated comic series set in an ancient fantasy world that has undergone an industrial revolution in the past 300 years. Racism and riots run rampant, “magick-makers” are mercilessly hunted, the elves have all but been eradicated, and rumors of rebellion stir amongst the half-breeds and downtrodden peoples of the Commonwealth.
Pursued by the merciless LEGION, the mysterious witch LUNA LUMERE seeks out ELDRICK SPELLSONG, JR., a college dropout who unknowingly holds the key to unlocking an age-old secret. Together, along with a sundry gang of adventurers, villains, and scoundrels, they will traverse the dark and dangerous world of HELM, in search of the legendary BASTARD KING, and rouse him from his slumber.
160 pgs./ T / FC $14.99
Vamplets The Undead Pet Society: Beware the Bitmares! #1
Writer(s) Gayle Middleton
Artist Name(s): Amanda Coronado, Penelope Gaylord
Cover Artists: Amanda Coronado (Cover A), Gayle Middleton (Cover B)
Vamplets have always been obsessed with their pets, but now a new threat has arisen! Someone is releasing Bitemares all over Gloomvania, causing chaos in their wake. Who will be able to stop them, and what secret connection do they have to Cinder the Vampyre Kitten?
32 pgs./ E / FC $3.99