Space Crusaders is an anthology title featuring all-new, 1970s-styled adventures of legendary Golden Age sci-fi heroes. Three issues are currently planned: Issue #1 stars Dick Briefer’s Rex Dexter of Mars. Issue #2 stars Basil Wolverton’s Spacehawk, and Issue #3 stars Planet Comics‘ swashbuckling Star Pirate.
Issue #1: Rex Dexter of Mars!
Based on the characters created by Dick Briefer.
Issue #1 of Space Crusaders features “Menace of the Saurian Sphere,” written & lettered by Christopher Mills, illustrated by Peter Grau, and colored by Matt Webb. Back-up story illustrated by Nik Poliwko. Variant Covers by Peter Grau (Covers “A” & “B”) and Gabriele Rearte & Matt Webb (Cover “C”).
In this epic sci-fi adventure, interplanetary hero Rex Dexter and his intrepid Earthgirl companion, Cynde, are tasked with saving Earth from destruction when a hurtling metal sphere, larger than the moon, appears on a collision course with humanity’s homeworld! In attempting to avert the catastrophe, Rex and Cynde discover an entire primeval world at the heart of the sphere, teeming with prehistoric life!
Plus: Lance Lewis, Space Detective, in “The Voltese Icon!”
40 Pages • $6.00 • BUY NOW
Issue #2: Spacehawk!
Based on the character created by Basil Wolverton.
Issue #2 of Space Crusaders features “The Death World Gauntlet,” written & lettered by Christopher Mills, illustrated by Peter Grau, and colored by Matt Webb. Back-up story illustrated by Nik Poliwko. Variant Covers by Peter Grau (Covers “A” & “B”) and Gene Gonzales & Matt Webb (Cover “C”).
The legendary Lone Wolf of the Void returns… with a vengeance!
When an old friend – and only other survivor of Spacehawk’s race – is murdered by an intergalactic warlord named Morlok Kaan, the Superhuman Enemy of Crime sets out for dangerous Outlaw Space and a one-on-one death match with the cosmic killer!
Plus: Lance Lewis, Space Detective, in “The Big Kreap!”
32 Pages • $5.00 • BUY NOW
Issue #3: Star Pirate!
Based on the character created by Al Gabriele
Issue #3 of Space Crusaders (release TBA) features “Escape From The Devil’s Nebula,” written & lettered by Christopher Mills, penciled by Joe Staton, inked by Chuck Bordell, and colored by Matt Webb. Variant Covers by Joe Staton & Matt Webb (Cover “A”), Al Bigley (Cover “B”), and Andrew Pepoy & Matt Webb (Cover “C”).
Interplanetary brigand? Or galactic hero? You decide!
Join Captain Starling O’Dare (“Star” for short) and the misfit crew of his corsair cruiser, The Vengeance, on a cosmic quest for ancient treasure! When they’re intercepted by the Space Patrol, they end up being chased into the dread Devil’s Nebula, where they find an eerie space Sargasso of lost starships… and ruthless alien slavers!
32 Pages • $5.00