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Dark Horse bringing Buffyverse, Stan Sakai variants to WonderCon

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Dark Horse will bring three con-exclusive variant covers to WonderCon April 18-20, as well as two limited-edition hardcovers.

The first issues of both Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 and Angel & Faith Season 10 each get a variant, by Tomb Raider art director Brian Horton and Angel & Faith artist Steve Morris, respectively. They cost $5 each, and you’re limited to five copies of each.

Usagi Yojimbo artist Stan Sakai has drawn a variant cover for Dark Horse’s upcoming The Witcher comic, based on the video game of the same name. All proceeds from the sale of this limited-edition variant will benefit Stan and Sharon Sakai.

Finally, they will be selling limited hardcovers collecting the recent Itty Bitty Hellboy miniseries by Art Baltazar and Franco, and The Last of Us: American Dreams by Faith Erin Hicks and Neil Druckmann.

Check out the covers after the jump.

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NYCC ’13 | Dark Horse confirms ‘The Witcher’ comic [Updated]

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As promised last week with the debut of a not-so-mysterious teaser video, Dark Horse confirmed this morning at New York Comic Con that it will partner with game developer CD Projekt RED for a comic series based on The Witcher, with Paul Tobin on board as writer.

Based on the bestselling fantasy novels and short stories by Andrzej Sapkowski, the hack-and-slash role-playing game follows Geralt, one of the few remaining “witchers,” traveling monster hunters for hire.

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NYCC ’13 | Dark Horse and CD Projekt RED tease collaboration

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Video game developer CD Projekt RED and Dark Horse have released a teaser video for what, by all indications, is a comic based on The Witcher, to be announced Oct. 11 at New York Comic Con.

Based on the bestselling fantasy novels and short stories by Andrzej Sapkowski, the hack-and-slash role-playing game follows Geralt, one of the few remaining “witchers,” traveling monster hunters for hire. The popular franchise debuted in 2007, followed in 2011 by a sequel, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings. The third installment, The Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt, is set for release next year.

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