DEAD DROP #1 Leaps to Immediate Sell-Out, Returns with Second Printing in June! Plus: Your First Look Inside DEAD DROP #2!

DEAD-DROP_001_COVER_SECOND-PRINTING Valiant is proud to announce that DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) – the FIRST ISSUE of the new four-issue superhero conspiracy thriller from acclaimed writer Ales Kot (Secret Avengers, The Surface) and rising star Adam Gorham (Zero) – has sold out at the distributor level and will soon return with a brand new printing! Look for the DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING in stores on June 10th – one week after the sold-out series’ next chapter arrives in DEAD DROP #2 (of 4)!

There is a secret black market in New York. It is hidden in plain sight – in our streets, trains, restaurants. Those who know how to navigate it exchange secrets of extraordinary nature. But when the secret in circulation is a biological weapon derived from Vine technology, the gloves are off – and the most extraordinary agents are released to stop the disaster before it occurs.

X-O Manowar, Archer, Neville Alcott, Detective Cejudo and Beta-Max are ready to save the world. And the countdown to DEAD DROP starts now!

This June, every second counts as acclaimed creators Ales Kot and Adam Gorham bring the far corners of the Valiant Universe crashing down on New York City in the DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING and DEAD DROP #2 (of 4)! Don’t miss a moment of the high-speed superhero thriller that fans and critics are heralding as one of the summer’s most exciting new series:

“✮✮✮✮½…Instantly addictive. Get on board and see where this story swerves next.” – Bloody Disgusting

“Unabashed full-issue action… DEAD DROP #1 is a refreshing rollercoaster of an introduction…” – Comic Book Resources

“Valiant made a great choice putting [DEAD DROP] in the hands of Ales Kot and Adam Gorham… Pretty fantastic.” – Topless Robot

“[A] fast-paced thriller… Adam Gorham’s stylish and fluid pencils are perfectly suited to Ales Kot’s speedy script…” – Newsarama

“DEAD DROP #1 will leave you wanting more… A fun ride with tons of great action by a great creative team…” – Multiversity Comics

“Fast paced and entertaining. A great jump on point for any new Valiant readers.” – Inside Pulse

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DEAD DROP #1 (of 4) SECOND PRINTING
Written by ALES KOT
Art by ADAM GORHAM
Cover A by RAUL ALLEN (MAR158550)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On sale JUNE 10 (FOC – 5/18/15)

DEAD DROP #2 (of 4)
Written by ALES KOT
Art by ADAM GORHAM
Cover A by RAUL ALLEN (APR151773)
Cover B by ADAM GORHAM (APR151774)
25th Anniversary Variant by RAFA SANDOVAL (APR151775)
$3.99 | 32 pgs. | T+ | On sale JUNE 3 (FOC – 6/3/15)

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