JULY 6, 2022 (SEATTLE, WA) — Mad Cave Studios is headed to San Diego Comic-Con International (July 21-24), with exciting exclusives, signings, live drawings, and more at booth #2306!
Exclusives include 50 limited signed hardcovers of Nottingham Vol.1: Death & Taxes, four Variant Exclusives for SDCC with a print run of 50 each, two of which are early looks to the just announced fall and winter titles from Mad Cave with covers by Joseph Schmalke and Natasha Alterici! These variants feature Issue #1 of A Legacy of Violence, a 12-issue horror/mystery maxi series by Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, The Sixth Gun) and Andrea Mutti (Nottingham, Bunny Mask); and Issue #1 of Nature’s Labyrinth by Zac Thompson (The Brother of All Men) and Bayleigh Underwood.
These fantastical titles focus on the human condition, and hold tales of characters who face insurmountable odds and astounding adventures; an all-new tier of illustration and masterful storytelling.
Additionally, there will be 50 Battlecats #1 legacy variants by Dan Panosian, 50 Nottingham #1 variants by Shane Connery Volk, as well as the return of the Mad Cave Mystery Boxes – this time including (2) Trades, (1) Set of Single Issues, (1) Event Variant, (2) Surprise Variants, with a chance to receive ⅕ sketch covers illustrated by Shane Connery Volk or Andrea Mutti, ⅓ CGC graded issues, 1/10 blank sketch covers of Nottingham issue #1, 1/11 creator signed issues. A collector’s dream comes true! Prepare to be left in an awestruck state of wonder, as you descend into madness…
Mad Cave Exclusives
A Legacy of Violence
Cover Artist: Joseph Schmalke
(W) Zac Thompson (A) Bayleigh Underwood (C) Warnia Sahadewa (L) Rus Wooton
A Legacy of Violence follows Dr. Nick Shaw; an honest doctor just trying to help people. But one day, when a patient gets out of control, Nick suddenly begins recalling past memories he had kept hidden away. Find out what Nick has been repressing all these years and why, in the all-new, horror maxi series!
Cover Artist: Natasha Alterici
(W) Zac Thompson (A) Bayliegh Underwood (C) Warnia Sahadewa (L) Rus Wooton
In the middle of the ocean lies a remote island complex lined with traps and an ever-changing landscape. The island was designed by a mysterious man known only as “Ahab” to test the will of the world’s most notorious criminals. Eight violent felons fight to the death over three days of relentless action in a Battle Royale-style game.
Cover Artist: Shane Connery Volk
(W) David Hazan (A) Shane Connery Volk (C) Luca Romano (L) Joamette Gil
In this twisted medieval noir, the Sheriff of Nottingham hunts a serial killer with a penchant for tax collectors. The Sheriff’s investigation makes him the target of England’s most nefarious power-brokers. That’s to say nothing of the Merry Men, terrorists lurking amongst the trees of Sherwood, led by, an enigma known only as “Hood.” Mad Cave Studios presents: Nottingham, but not as you remember it…
Cover Artist: Dan Panosian
(W) Mark London (A) Michael Camelo (C) Tekino
Follow the reimagined Battlecats as they undertake a perilous quest through different regions in pursuit of The Dire Beast while unearthing dark secrets, and even darker enemies. Valderia and the Battlecats will never be the same.