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Cavan Scott - George Mann - Nick Abadzis - Doctor Who: The Lost Dimension Vol.1
Don’t miss the collected editions of this year’s stunning Doctor Who event in two amazing volumes!Volume 1 collects Doctor Who: The Lost Dimension Alpha, Ninth Doctor Special, Tenth Doctor #3.9, Eleventh Doctor #3.10 and Jenny, the Doctor’s Daughter Special.
George Mann - James Peaty - Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor: Time Trials - Volume 1: The Terror Beneath Vol.1
The Twelfth Doctor grapples with two deadly small towns in this brand-new collection, kicking off Year Three! First, it’s the return of fan-favorite comics companion, space bassist Hattie, as the Twelfth Doctor takes her for the best fish and chips in the galaxy, in a sleepy seaside town in the 1970s. But there’s something ancient and evil beneath the waves, something that has mired its twisted tentacles into the local people, something that weaves itself into Hattie’s dreams and drags itself up onto land in mounds of shambling seaweed…! Can the Doctor and Hattie get to the bottom of a cosmological horror before it devours them – and wipes the town off the map?
George Mann - Warhammer 40,000: Revelations Vol.2
The mighty ongoing Warhammer 40,000 series returns with a brand new arc! Featuring the capricious and deadly Eldar Harlequins… And the resurrection of the evil inside a Necron tomb! Baltus and his fellow Dark Angels Space Marines prepare for the next stage of the war, as the darkness within the Calaphrax Cluster threatens to overshadow what little light remains in the Imperium of Man… Baltus, now the sole survivor of his Dark Angels Space Marines squad, after a mission to acquire an ancient artefact went horribly wrong, is pressed into service on a boarding party. Thrust straight into a nightmarish space hulk, riddled with secrets, darkness, and the monstrous forces of Chaos, he must come to terms with his place within his Chapter, and within the deadly web of lies that has been spun around him. Meanwhile, on a new world within the Calaphrax Cluster, the capricious Eldar Harlequins have walked their secret webways into the heart of this previously forbidden space - in search of a fallen Eldar Craftworld, filled with the spirit stones of hundreds of thousands of fallen Eldar whom the Harlequins would bring to rest. In the ground beneath them, faintly stirring: an ancient Necron tomb, filled with ranked hordes of cyborg warriors reawakening to the fight! And above it all, Inquisitor Sabbathiel makes her plans and investigates the taint of Chaos all the more avidly - to see whether Baltus and his battle-brothers will be condemned at her hand. The stage is set, the battlelines are drawn, and soon Chaos will draw these disparate forces together in unforgettable battle! Collects issues #5-8 of the Warhammer 40,000 ongoing series.
George Mann - James Peaty - Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor: The Sapling - Volume 2 - Roots Vol.2
The Doctor, Alice, and the Sapling - now growing further into adulthood - take on another selection of insane adventures! Still missing many of their most treasured memories, the TARDIS team stumble across a Memory Ark, and their reality starts to fray further at the edges... Can the Doctor and Alice stop the Sapling from growing into the genocidal creature of destruction it is doomed to be? Can they reclaim their missing memories without destroying this new being? And can they have amazing, brain-bending trips through time and space along the way?
George Mann - Doctor Who: Engines of War
"The death of billions is as nothing to us Doctor, if it helps defeat the Daleks." The Great Time War has raged for centuries, ravaging the universe. Scores of human colony planets are now overrun by Dalek occupation forces. A weary, angry Doctor leads a flotilla of Battle TARDISes against the Dalek stronghold but in the midst of the carnage, the Doctor's TARDIS crashes to a planet below: Moldox. As the Doctor is trapped in an apocalyptic landscape, Dalek patrols roam amongst the wreckage, rounding up the remaining civilians. But why haven't the Daleks simply killed the humans? Searching for answers the Doctor meets 'Cinder', a young Dalek hunter. Their struggles to discover the Dalek plan take them from the ruins of Moldox to the halls of Gallifrey, and set in motion a chain of events that will change everything. And everyone. An epic novel of the Great Time War featuring the War Doctor as played by John Hurt.
George Mann - Ghosts of Manhattan
1926. New York. The Roaring Twenties. Jazz. Flappers. Prohibition. Coal-powered cars. A cold war with a British Empire that still covers half of the globe. Yet things have developed differently to established history. America is in the midst of a cold war with a British Empire that has only just buried Queen Victoria, her life artificially preserved to the age of 107. Coal-powered cars roar along roads thick with pedestrians, biplanes take off from standing with primitive rocket boosters and monsters lurk behind closed doors and around every corner. This is a time in need of heroes. It is a time for The Ghost. A series of targeted murders are occurring all over the city, the victims found with ancient Roman coins placed on their eyelids after death. The trail appears to lead to a group of Italian-American gangsters and their boss, who the mobsters have dubbed 'The Roman'. However, as The Ghost soon discovers, there is more to The Roman than at first appears, and more bizarre happenings that he soon links to the man, including moss-golems posing as mobsters and a plot to bring an ancient pagan god into the physical world in a cavern beneath the city. As The Ghost draws nearer to The Roman and the center of his dangerous web, he must battle with foes both physical and supernatural and call on help from the most unexpected of quarters if he is to stop The Roman and halt the imminent destruction of the city.
George Mann - Justin Richards - Doctor Who - The Whoniverse
Complete with full-color illustrations, maps, charts, and artifacts, the definitive, essential companion to the Doctor’s world—and many more. Doctor Who: The Whoniverse is a never-before-seen history of the Human Race—from the formation of the Earth around the Racnoss eggs, and the creation of life by the destruction of the last Jagaroth spaceship, through to the eventual expansion of the sun and end of the world and beyond to the New Earth, and Utopia. Along the way, the book explores the untold histories of other planets and other lifeforms as they have interacted with humanity. We examine the Daleks and Cybermen, the Time Lords and the Sontarans, the Ice Warriors, Silurians, Weeping Angels, and many, many more. Additionally, we visit Gallifrey and Skaro, Mondas and Telos, Mars and Sontar. Filled with full-color illustrations, maps, charts, and artifacts throughout, Doctor Who: The Whoniverse is a treasury of accumulated knowledge, scholarly erudition and accumulated folk wisdom from the worlds of Doctor Who. Doctor Who: The Whoniverse explores: Early History—From 10,000 BC and the discovery of the secret of fire, through the Roman Empire; Gallifrey—The rise of the Time Lords; The UNIT Era—Earth under attack from alien invasions; The Cyberwars—The Wheel in Space and Revenge of the Cybermen; Earth’s Galactic Empire—Starting in present day through the rise of Earth’s Empire as seen in Frontier in Space; And much more!
George Mann - Labyrinth of Sorrows
As war spreads across the sector, Imperial and Chaos forces clash on the mortuary world of Kasharat. Far from the front lines, Space Marines of the Brazen Minotaurs infiltrate an ancient temple-tomb, seeking an artefact sacred to their Chapter... one that could turn the tide of battle in the Imperium’s favour. But they are not the first to enter the tomb – as the Space Marines race to seize their prize, they are watched from the shadows. Are the mysterious Raven Guard there to help the Brazen Minotaurs, or to destroy them?
George Mann - Lélekdoboz
1915 nyarán, miközben ellenséges zeppelinek támadják Londont, néhány hangadó brit politikus furcsa körülmények között leli halálát. Egy parlamenti képviselő, miután a németek mellett kampányolt, meztelenül a Temzébe veti magát. Egy tekintélyes katonai tanácsadó az ellenség oldalára áll, és amellett érvel, hogy Nagy-Britannia hódoljon be a császárnak, majd kisétál az állatkertbe, és bemászik a tigrisketrecbe. Egy híres szüfrazsett váratlanul kijelenti, hogy a nők egyenjogúsítása balgaság, ezt követően a száguldó vonat elé lép. A furcsa események egyre szaporodnak, a kormány pedig tanácstalan. Csupán Mycroft Holmes tudja, kihez lehetne segítségért fordulni. Üzenetet küld Sussexbe, a világtól visszavonultan, kedvteléseinek élő öccsének. Sherlock Holmes és Dr. Watson nekilát a bizarr halálesetek felderítésének. Eleinte úgy tűnik, egy különös társaság és egy fantasztikus találmány környezetében kell keresniük a megoldást, de mint oly sokszor, most is kiderül, hogy a háttérben sokkal hátborzongatóbb rejtélyek lappanganak, mint azt bárki sejtené... _Sherlock Holmes alakját Arthur Conan Doyle teremtette meg 1887-ben. A híres detektív olyan népszerűségre tett szert, hogy a szerző halála után számos író folytatta a kalandok sorát. Könyvsorozatunkkal a magyar olvasók számára is szeretnénk néhányat elérhetővé tenni néhányat a legjobb történetek közül._
George Mann - The Will of the Dead
A young man named Peter Maugram appears at the front door of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson’s Baker Street lodgings. Maugram’s uncle is dead and his will has disappeared, leaving the man afraid that he will be left penniless. Holmes agrees to take the case and he and Watson dig deep into the murky past of this complex family. A brand-new Sherlock Holmes novel from the acclaimed author of the Newbury & Hobbes series.
George Mann - The Spirit Box
Summer, 1915. As Zeppelins rain death upon the rooftops of London, eminent members of society begin to behave erratically: a Member of Parliament throws himself naked into the Thames after giving a pro-German speech to the House; a senior military advisor suggests surrender before feeding himself to a tiger at London Zoo; a famed suffragette suddenly renounces the women's liberation movement and throws herself under a train. In desperation, an aged Mycroft Holmes sends to Sussex for the help of his brother, Sherlock.
George Mann - The Immorality Engine
Newbury has sunk further into his opium addiction, fueled in part by what he sees as Veronica's betrayal and his inability to confront her on the matter of her relationship with the Queen. However, when the body of a well known criminal turns up, Bainbridge and Veronica manage to track Newbury down, lounging in an opium den, and drag him out to help them with the case. Things are not as they at first seem. The body is clearly, irrefutably, that of the man in question, but whilst the body was in the morgue a crime has been committed that bears all the hallmarks of the dead man. The criminal is a compulsive (OCD), and they fear someone is committing copycat crimes. But Newbury is not sure. Somehow, the detail is too perfect for it to be a copycat. But how can a dead man commit a crime? Investigations draw a connection between the dead criminal and The Bastion Society, a group of rich society gentlemen with a shared fascination in the occult. On the surface these men appear to be nothing but amateurs and hoaxers, but it soon becomes clear that there are more sinister machinations at work behind the scenes. They are obsessed with the worship of the dead. And all the while, the dead man continues to commit crimes around the city. Eventually, it all comes back to Dr. Lucius Fabian, personal physician to the Queen and Head of the Grayling Institute, the place where Amelia Hobbes, the clairvoyant sister of Veronica, was installed at the behest of the Queen during the latter chapters of The Osiris Ritual. Newbury and Veronica pay a visit to the Institute, and are appalled to discover what has become of Amelia. She is lashed into a terrible machine which induces seizures, over and over, forcing her to predict the future for the good of the Empire. And more, the Institute contains secrets that could shatter the Empire. But the key to the mystery is here, also. For Fabian has constructed a machine that makes a facsimile of a person, weaving an exact copy of them in a tank. The machine is incomplete, however, and the copy lacks the spark of life. The hearts of these creations are still and dead. The plans for this machine have been stolen, however, and The Bastion Society have funded a machine to be built. The body of the criminal that was found is clearly not the original, who is still at large. But what do The Bastion Society want with these artificial cadavers? And how can Newbury and Veronica help to free Amelia from her terrible fate? And then the even bigger question - can they ever trust each other again? All of this - along with Newbury's opium addiction - will come to a head, and by the end, Newbury & Veronica's relationship will never be the same again.
George Mann - Warhammer 40,000 1. - Vasakarat
Évezredek óta most először csitulnak a Calaphrax-csillaghalmazt elszigetelő hipertérviharok, lehetővé téve, hogy a Sötét Angyalok Rendjének űrgárdistái ősi titkok és relikviák után kutatva felderíthessék a régiót. Azonban nem ők az egyetlenek, akik élnek a kivételes lehetőséggel. Tízezer éve megesett, szégyenletes események nyomait keresve megérkezik egy fanatikus inkvizítor, sőt a Nagy Ellenség, a Káosz csatlósai is felbukkannak. S ebben a távoli, zord jövőben, annyi év után, a háború ismét végigsöpör a Calaphrax-halmazon... Ez a képregény-gyűjtemény a TITAN Comics Warhammer 40.000 sorozatának 0-4. számát tartalmazza, Tazio Bettin rajzaival és a BLACK LIBRARY, George Mann szövegével.
George Mann - Doctor Who: Paradox Lost
'The Squall feed on psychic energy. They spread like a plague and if they are not stopped they will strip the Earth clean...' London 1910: an unsuspecting thief finds himself confronted by grey-skinned creatures that are waiting to devour his mind. London 2789: the remains of an ancient android are dredged from the Thames. When reactivated it has a warning that can only be delivered to a man named 'the Doctor'. The Doctor and his friends must solve a mystery that has spanned over a thousand years. If they fail, the deadly alien Squall will devour the world.
Justin Richards - Mark Morris - George Mann - Paul Finch - Tales of Trenzalore
As it had been foretold, the armies of the Universe gathered at Trenzalore. Only one thing stood between the planet and destruction – the Doctor. For nine hundred years, he defended the planet, and the tiny town of Christmas, against the forces that would destroy it. He never knew how long he could keep the peace. He never knew what creatures would emerge from the snowy night to threaten him next. He knew only that at the end he would die on Trenzalore. Some of what happened during those terrible years is well documented. But most of it remains shrouded in mystery and darkness. Until now. This is a glimpse of just some of the terrors the people faced, the monstrous threats the Doctor defeated. These are the tales of the monsters who found themselves afraid - and of the one man who was not. (Tales of Trenzalore documents four of the Doctor’s adventures from different periods during the Siege of Trenzalore and the ensuing battle: Let it Snow – by Justin Richards An Apple a Day – by George Mann Strangers in the Outland – by Paul Finch The Dreaming – by Mark Morris)
George Mann - Helion Rain
The world of Idos is on the verge of destruction, wracked by catastrophic storms and plagued by ravening tyranids. Into this maelstrom come the Raven Guard 4th Company, the warzone perfectly suited to their lightning-strike methods of combat. Led by Veteran Sergeant Grayvus, their mission is simple – to rescue the planet’s last survivors. But in the midst of this nightmare, they receive new orders to locate and destroy a power station. The station is built upon a fault line, and the resulting quake would swallow thousands of tyranids and turn the war in the Imperium's favour. Grayvus and his company must fight their way through genestealers, acid spore mines and a deadly biomorph if they are to succeed and reclaim Idos for the Imperium.
Roy Gill - Sam Stone - James Goss - George Mann - Xanna Eve Chown - David Llewellyn - Mark B. Oliver - Matt Fitton - The Confessions of Dorian Gray - The Complete Series Four
Inspired by Oscar Wilde's classic story of hedonism and corruption, The Confessions of Dorian Gray imagines a world where Dorian Gray was real, and his friendship with Oscar Wilde once spawned the notorious novel. Starring Alexander Vlahos as Dorian Gray, this fourth series of supernatural horror stories comprises eight original half-hour episodes.
George Mann - The Osiris Ritual
Welcome to the bizarre and dangerous world of Victorian London, a city teetering on the edge of revolution. Its people are ushering in a new era of technology, dazzled each day by new inventions. Airships soar in the skies over the city, whilst ground trains rumble through the streets and clockwork automatons are programmed to carry out menial tasks in the offices of lawyers, policemen and journalists. But beneath this shiny veneer of progress lurks a sinister side.For this is also a world where lycanthropy is a rampant disease that plagues the dirty whorehouses of Whitechapel, where poltergeist infestations create havoc in old country seats, where cadavers can rise from the dead and where nobody ever goes near the Natural History Museum. Sir Maurice Newbury, Gentleman Investigator for the Crown, imagines life can be a little quieter from now on after his dual success in solving The Affinity Bridge affair. But he hasn't banked on his villainous predecessor, Knox, hell bent on achieving immortality, not to mention a secret agent who isn't quite as he seems...So continues an adventure quite unlike any other, a thrilling steampunk mystery and the second in the series of "Newbury & Hobbes" investigations.
George Mann - The Affinity Bridge
Welcome to the bizarre and dangerous world of Victorian London, a city teetering on the edge of revolution. Its people are ushering in a new era of technology, dazzled each day by new inventions. Airships soar in the skies over the city, whilst ground trains rumble through the streets and clockwork automatons are programmed to carry out menial tasks in the offices of lawyers, policemen and journalists. But beneath this shiny veneer of progress lurks a sinister side. For this is also a world where lycanthropy is a rampant disease that plagues the dirty whorehouses of Whitechapel, where poltergeist infestations create havoc in old country seats, where cadavers can rise from the dead and where nobody ever goes near the Natural History Museum.
Justin Richards - George Mann - Paul Finch - Mark Morris - Doctor Who: Tales of Trenzalore
As it had been foretold, the armies of the Universe gathered at Trenzalore. Only one thing stood between the planet and destruction - the Doctor. For nine hundred years, he defended the planet, and the tiny town of Christmas, against the forces that would destroy it. He never knew how long he could keep the peace. He never knew what creatures would emerge from the snowy night to threaten him next. He knew only that at the end he would die on Trenzalore. Some of what happened during those terrible years is well documented. But most of it remains shrouded in mystery and darkness. Until now. This is a glimpse of just some of the terrors the people faced, the monstrous threats the Doctor defeated. These are the tales of the monsters who found themselves afraid - and of the one man who was not. Tales of Trenzalore documents four of the Doctor's adventures from different periods during the Siege of Trenzalore and the ensuing battle: - Let it Snow - by Justin Richards - An Apple a Day - by George Mann - Strangers in the Outland - by Paul Finch - The Dreaming - by Mark Morris
George Mann - Mechanikus London
London, 1901. A metropoliszban pezseg az élet az új évszázad hajnalán: a tudomány és technika elképesztő eredményeinek köszönhetően a Brit Birodalom virágzik, a nagyérdemű léghajókkal járja a világot, a pazar estélyeken pedig mechanikus emberek szolgálják ki az úri közönséget. Ugyanakkor azonban szörnyű járvány pusztít a városban, amelynek áldozatai lelketlen gyilkológépekké változnak és a ködből előbukkanva marják meg a mit sem sejtő polgárokat, míg egy állítólagos világító rendőr sorra gyilkolja Whitechapel szerencsétlen lakosait. Amikor aztán még egy léghajó is lezuhan, Viktória királynő legjobb ügynökét állítja a nyomozás élére: Sir Maurice Newbury, az elismert antropológus, valamint tűzről pattant asszisztense, Miss Veronica Hobbes okkult és nagyon is evilági módszereket egyszerre hasznosítva szállnak szembe a ködbe burkolózó Londonban felbukkanó rejtélyekkel.
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