June Feature #1: Heavy Metal Magazine

Kevin Featured Comics • Jun 4, 2021


We're kicking off June features by highlighting five comics from the recently added selection from Heavy Metal Magazine. There's a pretty good variety here, each from a different genre. There are plenty of other options to choose from, but we wanted to help get you started on your reading adventure.

Let us know your favorites in the comments!



1. Chasing the Dragon, 84 pages - Published by Heavy Metal, (cc/ @dezi)

"In Chasing the Dragon, New York Times Bestselling writer Denton J. Tipton and acclaimed painter menton3 explore a dark fantasy world ravaged by the rampant abuse of a drug made from the blood of dragons. When two young slaves discover a terrible secret that could change the course of the world, will a meek alchemist's apprentice and a drug-addled concubine survive long outside their cages? For...

Story and Art by Denton J. Tipton, Menton3, Sebastian Cheng



2. Fishkill, 113 pages - Published by Heavy Metal, (cc/ @dezi)

FishKill is a love story wrapped in a modern noir that takes our hero, Detective Bart Fishkill, so far down the conspiracy rabbit hole that he starts to question his own sanity even to the point of wondering whether if he isn’t the villain in the first place.

Story and Art by Ben Templesmith, Dan Fogler, Laurence Blum



3. Moon Lake, 156 pages - Published by Heavy Metal, (cc/ @dezi)

A mysterious portal into the bizarre and demented. Zombie dinosaurs, a mass-murdering high school cheerleader, and an interdimensional sasquatch trying to save his species from extinction. All created by the lunar radiation in the small town of Moon Lake.

Story and Art by Andrew Harrison, Brian Holguin, Dan Fogler, Ethan Kaye, Stef Hutchinson



4. ReincarNATE, 114 pages - Published by Heavy Metal, (cc/ @dezi)

Nate McCoy is a private investigator searching for a missing girl. The trail likely involves the city's crime boss, El Panda, someone Nate doesn't think he has to worry about. Until he gets shot in the head. Nate miraculously survives the assassination attempt, but there are definitely things going down that McCoy should be very, very worried about...

Story and Art by Keith Burns and Michael Moreci



5. Soft Wood, 142 pages - Published by Heavy Metal, (cc/ @dezi)

HEAVY METAL'S HARD-HITTING, FULL-FRONTAL COMEDY SPECIAL! Featuring Shannon Wheeler, Evan Dorkin, Charo Solis, Bob Fingerman, Marc Koprinarov, Scott R. Miller, Voodoo Salad, Jake Thompson, Osmarco Valladao, Manoel M., Carlos Cabrera, Tom Pinchuk, Denis Medri, Troy Peteri, Krent Able, Alex Jenkins, Tony Lee, Dan Boultwood, Adam Wollet, Sean Frost, Rafer Roberts, Jesse Blaze Snider, Steve Kurth, D....

Story and Art by Various