Dark Horse Presents #1
April 2011
"Concrete: Intersection", 8ppg, $8.99

Story, Artist, Cover Artist: Paul Chadwick
Variant Cover Artist: Frank Miller
Cover Colors: David Stewart
Ultra-Variant Cover Artist: Paul Pope
Cover Colors: Lovern Kindzierski
Back Cover Art & Spot Illustrations: Geof Darrow
Book Design: Aimee Danielson-Germany
Logo Design: Joshua Elliott
Digital Production: Jason Hvam
Assistant Editor: John Schork
Editor: Scott Allie
Editor: Rachel Edidin
Editor: Sierra Hahn
Editor: Diana Schutz
Editor, Publisher: Mike Richardson



COMMENTS
This is the newest Dark Horse Presents book in 11 years (Sept, 2000 was the end of the original series with issue #157). DHP then turned up online as MySpace Dark Horse Presents which ran for 36 issues (from August 2007 to July 2010, and was reprinted in a series of 6 trade paperbacks.)

In addition to the main cover by Paul Chadwick and Frank Miller's variant cover, an ultra-rare variant by Paul Pope (cover artist for The Escapists, the original and historic run of Dark Horse Presents, Marvel's Strange Tales, DC's Wednesday Comics) will also adorn Dark Horse Presents #1.

Retailers who buy twenty copies of DHP #1 featuring the Chadwick cover, the Miller cover, or a combination of both will receive a copy of DHP #1 featuring the ultra-rare variant cover (available only while supplies last), signed by one of the book's iconic creators. For each additional twenty copies ordered, another ultra-rare variant edition will be received, and each will feature a new signature.
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Colorist: Jesus Aburto
Letterer: Ken Bruzenak



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Colorist: Moose



"Finder: Third World" Chapter 1, 8ppg

Story, Artist: Carla Speed McNeil
Colorist: Jenn Manley Lee
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"Mr. Monster vs. Oooak!", 11ppg

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Interview with Frank Miller, 2ppg

Interviewer: Mike Richardson
Interviewee: Frank Miller



"Xerxes" Sneak Peek, 4ppg

Story, Artist: Frank Miller



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Illustrator: Leo Dillon
Illustrator: Diane Dillon



COMMENTS
A text story that was originally presented in Realms of Fantasy Feb, 2010.
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Letterer: Clem Robins



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"Letters", 1ppg




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Trade Paperbacks and Alternate Covers
Crimson Empire Saga Hardcover
Dark Horse Presents 1 (Paul Chadwick Cover) Dark Horse Presents 1 (Paul Pope, Limited and Signed Cover)