Image Comics has revealed the full line of “Impact” variant covers for its dark sci-fi comic series Cemetery Beach by writer Warren Ellis & illustrator Jason Howard. All seven issues of Cemetery Beach will receive a different variant cover, drawn by Howard, but in the style of famous comic creators who had an “impact” on his own career. The tributes include Todd McFarlane’s Spider-Man, Mike Mignola’s Hellboy, Katsuhiro Otomo’s Akira, Bruce Timm’s Batman: The Animated Series, Stephen Platt’s Prophet, Frank Miller’s Sin City, and Dave Johnson’s Super Patriot:
The first four issues of Cemetery Beach are already available, while issue #5 will be released on Wednesday, January 9th, issue #6 on Wednesday, February 6th, and final issue on Wednesday, March 6th. Meanwhile, a trade paperback containing all seven issues of the comic series will be released on Wednesday, June 5th for just $17.99:
A professional pathfinder, his only ally a disaffected young murderess, breaks out of a torture cell in pursuit of his worst extraction scenario ever: escaping on foot across a sprawling and secret off-world colony established a hundred years ago and filled with generations of lunatics.