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Comics Final Order Cutoff – 27th January 2024

This is your weekly reminder that Final Order Cutoff (FOC) orders are due by 10am on Saturday! Send an email over to shop@proudlion.co.uk to add any of these titles to your orders or pull list. This week’s FOC includes classic horror as The Fog rolls back in; the debut of a new Ghost Rider; high fantasy colliding with the modern world; the latest Mighty Nein origin story; an enormous Fantastic Four one-shot; and much more!

Some publishers are no longer offering later printings, and some titles sell out on release. Orders placed after FOC rely on extra stock being available, so get your order in today so you don’t miss out!

THE FOG #1 (OF 4) – It’s been more than 40 years after the events of The Fog (1980), and now something far more malevolent from Antonio Bay’s dark past is roiling up from the depths of the sea. This new supernatural horror comic series reconnects several surviving characters and/or their descendants from John Carpenter’s original story to a new series of paranormal events that plague this small fishing community turned ghost-hunting tourist destination.

GHOST RIDER FINAL VENGEANCE #1 – Johnny Blaze has disappeared, and there’s a new Spirit Of Vengeance! But who is it? Johnny used the Spirit of Vengeance to do good as the Ghost Rider. But this new Rider has a very different approach, and heroism isn’t what this demon from hell was meant for. What will it mean for the Marvel Universe? Find out in this extra-sized first issue by writer Benjamin Percy and hot new art sensation Danny Kim!

HELEN OF WYNDHORN #1 – Conan the Barbarian meets The Wizard of Oz in this Gothic sword and sorcery epic. Following the tragic death of her late father C.K. Cole, the esteemed pulp writer and creator of the popular warrior character Othan; Helen Cole is called back to her Grandfather’s enormous and illustrious estate: Wyndhorn House. Shaken and lost, Helen wreaks drunken havoc upon her arrival, until she discovers a lifetime of secrets hiding within the myriad rooms and hallways of the expansive manor. And outside the walls – within the woods – dwell the legendary adventures from the pages of her father’s stories…

From Tom King and Bilquis Evely, the Eisner award-winning and bestselling creative team of Supergirl: Woman of Tomorrow.

CRITICAL ROLE MIGHTY NEIN ORIGINS BEAUREGARD LIONETT HC – Mae Catt joins forces with Critical Role‘s Matthew Mercer and Marisha Ray to reveal the origin story of the Mighty Nein’s Beauregard. Despite growing upwith a “traditional” family, Beau’s penchant for troublemaking was legendary. Outraged by her criminal activity, Beau’s father arranged for her conscription into the order of monks known as the Cobalt Soul for some much-needed discipline and direction. But Beau charts her own course, and it won’t be what anyone she once knew had anticipated!

WORKING CLASS WIZARDS #1 (OF 3) – High stakes action & pulp sci-fi/fantasy adventure rocking out to classic heavy metal! It’s Chicago in the 1970s, and a rock guitarist struggles to hit the big time with his songs of magic, monsters,wizards, barbarians & elves. So let’s see how he copes when he comes face-to-face with the real thing!

GIANT-SIZE FANTASTIC FOUR #1 – Namor is imprisoned, serving out his sentence as the disgraced King of Atlantis! As a newly resurfaced yet ancient threat arises from the oceans, in Namor’s absence it falls to Marvel’s First Family to leap into the fray! Writer Fabian Nicieza and artist Creees Lee join forces for Giant-Size Fantastic Four, divinginto some of Atlantis’ most dangerous history… 

Includes a reprinting of Fantastic Four #33, a classic issue from Stan Lee and Jack Kirby featuring betrayal, action and high drama!

TEAR US APART TP – In a world of blood and cruelty, two teenagers find humanity in each other. Deep in the Canadian wilderness, a vicious cult, dedicated to an ideology of pain, trains children to become deadly assassins. In the midst of this world of cruelty, two teenagers break the cardinal rule-by falling in love. The only thing standing between them and happily ever after is an army of murderers with a taste for blood. Written by Jay Baruchel and Van Jensen, with art by Alessandro Micelli, Tear Us Apart shows just what lengths the human spirit will go to endure.

Please note this title will be customer order only; we will not be stocking this on the shelves, so if you want it, please add it to your pull list today.

WORLDS AWAY #1 1 & 2 DOUBLE ISSUE – After crash-landing on an dangerous, archaic, and mystical planet, Serenity and her estranged daughter, Mackenzie, pursue an energy source that may be the key to escaping. However, in the middle of their journey, they’re accosted by a deadly sorceress who is also searching for powerful relics. Now the two must work to set aside their conflicts and escape the clutches of their deadly enemy with their lives.

Please note this title will be customer order only; we will not be stocking this on the shelves, so if you want it, please add it to your pull list today.

GOLGOTHA MOTOR MOUNTAIN #1 – Join superstar artist Robbi Rodriguez (Spider-Gwen) and the dynamic writing duo of Matthew Erman (Witchblood) & Lonnie Nadler (Age of X-Man) on a high-octane redneck motor massacre! When a derelict chunk of a passing interstellar rock rains down on Elwood and Vernon Damnage’s meth lab in Golgotha Knob, Kentucky, their lives are turned into a redneck body horror nightmare.

Still needing to make their deliveries to the buyers, mutations or not, they set off down Golgotha Knob only to be beset on all sides by crazed addicts, cannibal police, and mutated Neo-Nazis. It doesn’t matter what waits at the bottom of Golgotha Knob for the Damnage brothers because they must ride through a cosmic hell that they’re unlikely to survive… But if these brothers do survive, they’ll finally have made enough money to start over in the beautiful utopia that is Cincinnati.

Please note this title will be customer order only; we will not be stocking this on the shelves, so if you want it, please add it to your pull list today.

SIX FINGERS #1 (OF 5) – Neo Novena archaeology student Johannes Vale has always been so very in control of his life. But when he commits a brutal murder using the M.O. of a historic and notorious serial killer, everything begins to spiral out of control… primarily as Johannes doesn’t remember doing it.

What follows is a deadly cat-and-mouse game as Johannes seeks refuge in the rain-soaked streets of Neo Novena. He will stop at nothing to unravel the secrets and ciphers of what he did and why he did it; but each revelation only leads further into the dark heart of his future-metropolis and Johannes’ own heartbroken soul.

Grippingly written by writer Dan Watter (Home Sick Pilots, Loki) with hauntingly atmospheric art and covers by Sumit Kumar (Man-Bat, These Savage Shores) and Lee Loughridge (Deadly Class), Six Finger is a miniseries that will keep you on the edge until the very end.

For fans of Blade RunnerGhost in the Shell, and Black Mirror.

Please note this title will be customer order only; we will not be stocking this on the shelves, so if you want it, please add it to your pull list today.

BLACK DEMON TALES VOL 01 EMERGENCE TP – Four harrowing tales expand the universe of the film The Black Demon, featuring an ancient megalodon that prowls the Pacific, unleashing its wrath on any who violate those waters. Along the way, we discover the origins of the massive shark and its seemingly immortal harbinger, a former Spanish priest. We meet a naval researcher bent on destroying el Demonio Negro, even at great cost to herself. And we witness righteous devastation of monstrous proportions as the aquatic kaiju fulfills its role as divine champion of the seas, wiping greedy polluters from its waves even in alternate versions of our world.

Please note this title will be customer order only; we will not be stocking this on the shelves, so if you want it, please add it to your pull list today.

JOHN CARPENTERS TOXIC COMMANDO RISE OF SLUDGE GOD #1 – A normal day for Obsidian CEO Leon Dorsey becomes horrific when his search for clean energy accidentally awakens an ancient, Sludgey evil. Humanity’s last hope against a toxic future rests with a private group of commandos… Written by Michael Morecci and featuring artwork by Alberto J. Albuquerque, Rise of the Sludge God is a prequel to the upcoming game by Saber Interactive & Focus Entertainment, John Carpenter’s Toxic Commando.

Please note this title will be customer order only; we will not be stocking this on the shelves, so if you want it, please add it to your pull list today.

The second issues of the following titles are also due for final orders this week. If you want them added to your pull list, make sure to let us know now so you don’t miss out!

ANIMAL POUND #2 (OF 4)

BATMAN 89 ECHOES #2 (OF 6)

CABLE #2

COBRA COMMANDER #2 (OF 5)

CRASHDOWN #2 (OF 4)

DEAD X-MEN #2

GREYLOCK #2

JOHN CONSTANTINE DEAD IN AMERICA #2 (OF 8)

RESURRECTION OF MAGNETO #2

STAR WARS THRAWN ALLIANCES #2

You can check out more of this week’s FOC titles and variant covers on Previews World – click the button!

DC COMICS are not included on Previews World! The full list of DC Comics on FOC this week is below.

  • BATMAN #144 CVR A GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI & STEFANO NESI
  • BATMAN #144 CVR B YASMINE PUTRI CSV
  • BATMAN #144 CVR C RAHZZAH CSV
  • BATMAN 89 ECHOES #2 (OF 6) CVR A JOE QUINONES
  • BATMAN 89 ECHOES #2 (OF 6) CVR B DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON CSV
  • BATMAN DETECTIVE COMICS (2021) TP 04 RIDDLE ME THIS
  • BATMAN OFF-WORLD #4 (OF 6) CVR A DOUG MAHNKE
  • BATMAN OFF-WORLD #4 (OF 6) CVR B LESLEY LEIRIX LI CSV
  • BATMAN SUPERMAN WORLDS FINEST #24 CVR A DAN MORA
  • BATMAN SUPERMAN WORLDS FINEST #24 CVR B DAVE WILKINS CSV
  • BATMAN THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #10 CVR A SIMONE DI MEO
  • BATMAN THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #10 CVR B MATTINA VAR
  • BATMAN THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #10 CVR C CHRISTIAN WARD VAR
  • CATWOMAN #62 CVR A DAVID NAKAYAMA
  • CATWOMAN #62 CVR B MARCIO TAKARA CSV
  • CATWOMAN #62 CVR C INHYUK LEE CSV
  • CATWOMAN #62 CVR F JORGE FORNES CSV
  • DC VS VAMPIRES TP 02
  • FABLES #162 (OF 162) CVR A CORINNE REID (MR)
  • FABLES #162 (OF 162) CVR B MARK BUCKINGHAM CSV (MR)
  • GREEN LANTERN #87 FACSIMILE EDITION CVR A NEAL ADAMS
  • GREEN LANTERN #87 FACSIMILE EDITION CVR B BLANK CSV
  • GREEN LANTERN #87 FACSIMILE EDITION CVR C NEAL ADAMS FOIL
  • GREEN LANTERN WAR JOURNAL #6 CVR A MONTOS
  • GREEN LANTERN WAR JOURNAL #6 CVR B RAHZZAH CSV
  • GREEN LANTERN WAR JOURNAL #6 CVR C DRAPER-IVEY BHM
  • GREEN LANTERN WAR JOURNAL #6 CVR D SSQ KILL ARKHAM GAME ART
  • JAY GARRICK THE FLASH #5 (OF 6) CVR A JORGE CORONA
  • JAY GARRICK THE FLASH #5 (OF 6) CVR B FRANCIS MANAPUL CSV
  • JAY GARRICK THE FLASH #5 (OF 6) CVR C AFU CHAN CSV
  • JAY GARRICK THE FLASH #5 (OF 6) CVR D DRAPER-IVEY BHM CSV
  • JOHN CONSTANTINE DEAD IN AMERICA #2 (OF 8) CVR A CAMPBELL
  • JOHN CONSTANTINE DEAD IN AMERICA #2 (OF 8) CVR B SUBIC
  • JOKER THE MAN WHO STOPPED LAUGHING HC VOL 02
  • JUSTICE LEAGUE VS GODZILLA VS KONG #4 2ND PTG
  • JUSTICE LEAGUE VS GODZILLA VS KONG #5 (OF 6) CVR A JOHNSON
  • JUSTICE LEAGUE VS GODZILLA VS KONG #5 (OF 6) CVR B JOCK CSV
  • JUSTICE LEAGUE VS GODZILLA VS KONG #5 (OF 6) CVR C CHO CSV
  • JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #9 (OF 12) CVR A MIKEL JANIN
  • JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #9 (OF 12) CVR B TONY HARRIS CSV
  • NIGHTWING #111 CVR A BRUNO REDONDO
  • NIGHTWING #111 CVR B DAN MORA CSV
  • NIGHTWING #111 CVR C SERG ACUNA CSV
  • NIGHTWING #111 CVR D NICK ROBLES SWEATER WEATHER CSV
  • SUPERMAN #11 CVR A JAMAL CAMPBELL
  • SUPERMAN #11 CVR B LEE BERMEJO CSV
  • SUPERMAN #11 CVR C WARREN LOUW CSV
  • SUPERMAN #11 CVR D ARIEL DIAZ SWEATER WEATHER CSV
  • SUPERMAN #11 CVR E SUICIDE SQUAD KILL ARKHAM GAME ART CSV
  • TALES OF THE TITANS TP
  • TITANS #8 CVR A DAN MORA
  • TITANS #8 CVR B TAURIN CLARKE CSV
  • TITANS #8 CVR C TIRSO CONS CSV
  • TITANS #8 CVR D DAN MORA SWEATER WEATHER CSV
  • TITANS #8 CVR E NIKOLAS DRAPER-IVEY BLACK HISTORY MONTH CSV
  • VIGIL TP
  • WONDER WOMAN #5 2ND PTG VAR
  • WONDER WOMAN #6 CVR A DANIEL SAMPERE
  • WONDER WOMAN #6 CVR B JEFF SPOKES CSV
  • WONDER WOMAN #6 CVR C JULIAN TOTINO TEDESCO CSV
  • WONDER WOMAN #6 CVR D DRAPER-IVEY BLACK HISTORY MONTH CSV
  • WONDER WOMAN #6 CVR G SSKAA GAME KEY ART CSV