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28 March 2014


2014 - OUR BOOKS ARE NOW AVAILABLE ON COMIXOLOGY!

2014 - New US editions: STRANGERS!

2014 - New French editions: STRANGERS III!

2013 - HEXAGON novel now available in ENGLISH!

2012 - New French editions: STRANGERS II and STRANGERS UNIVERSE!

2012 -
Platinum Studios' option on the Hexagon Comics library has now expired. All rights have reverted to the company and are available. For information please e-mail us.

Read one of our stories
SIBILLA - "GHOSTS" IN ENGLISH (PDF file - 1.7 MB)

HEXAGON COMICS is a library of approximately 5000 comic books consisting of over 500 characters created and published over the past 50 years that have sold over 400 million units, mostly in France, Italy and Spain

The HEXAGON COMICS characters were originally published by one of France's leading publishers of French, Italian, and American newstand comics, Editions Lug, established in 1950.

In the 1980s, Editions Lug was sold to SEMIC, which continued to publish the characters, some in modernized versions in 2000-03. Some of these new stories were published as comic books in the United States.


In 2004, the rights to the characters reverted to their creators, who banded together as HEXAGON COMICS to continue exploiting their creations.


In 2010, HEXAGON COMICS partnered with RIVIERE BLANCHE to relaunch an ambitious publishing program in France, involving both the reprint of classic stories in 500+-pages trade paperbacks, and two series of new color comics featuring all-new stories of our characters. More than 40 books, two dozen comics, four novelizations and a set of trading cards have already been published. For details see here.


BOOKS IN ENGLISH

STRANGERS 1: STRANGERS IN A STRANGE LAND - US$34.95/GBP 22.99 - 7x10 tpb, 160 p. color
Homicron, a NASA physicist whose body is inhabited by an alken intelligence, Starlock, the fugitive servant of awesome cosmic entities, Jaydee, a teenage alien metamorph abandoned on Earth, Jaleb, the telepathic agent of the Galactic Federation and Futura, a mysterious woman from another dimension, are gathered together by Tanka, a former jungle lord and agent of Earth's farthest future, to help save our planet from the deadly threats of Astaroth, the Necromancer and Duke Oxian.



SIX ISSUES OF STRANGERS (IN ENGLISH) NOW AVAILABLE AS E-COMICS AT $4.99 EACH ON COMIXOLOGY!

GUARDIAN OF THE REPUBLIC. US$12.99 /GBP 8.99 - 7x10 tpb, 48 p. color
He is the French Republic's last rempart against evil and terrorism. For generations, men of honor have worn the costume of the her hero called Guardian of the Republic! In this story, the Guardian teams up with the fearsome John Mist to fight the forces of CRIMEN.



NOW AVAILABLE AS E-COMICS ON COMIXOLOGY!
HEXAGON: DARK MATTER. A novel. US$22.95/GBP 14.99 - 5x8 tpb, 300 pages
Black Lys. Plasma. Rakar. The Mysterious Archer. The Dark Flyer. Together they form Hexagon, the world's most powerful team of superheroes! But since the death of their leader Jeff Sullivan, the Man of Brass, they have gone from failure to failure - the mystical bond that united them is broken, their single sense of purpose seems to have disappeared. When a mysterious enemy emerges from the depths of time, determined to destroy them, Hexagon must find a replacement for Jeff who can restore their balance, but will this new member also spell their doom?



AVAI:LABLE AS AN E-BOOK @ $5.99

STARLOCK (STRANGERS Volume 3) by Claude Legrand & Luciano Bernasconi, foreword by Mike Baron, cover by Manuel Martin Peniche: US$20.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 25 Euros postage included) Review on Comic Bits Online



FOUR ISSUES OF STARLOCK (IN ENGLISH) NOW AVAILABLE AS E-COMICS AT $4.99 EACH ON COMIXOLOGY!

JAYDEE (STRANGERS Volume 2) (+ Starknight, Dick Spade) by Danilo Grossi, foreword by Peter B. Gillis, cover by Manuel Garcia: US$20.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 25 Euros postage included) Review on Comic Bits Online.

HOMICRON (STRANGERS Volume 1) by Lina Buffolente, Jean-Marc Lofficier & Jean-Jacques Dzialowski, foreword by Marv Wolfman, cover by Steve Rude: US$24.95 + $3.50 p&h (European orders: send 30 Euros postage included) Review on Comic Bits Online.



SIX ISSUES OF HOMICRON (IN ENGLISH) NOW AVAILABLE AS E-COMICS AT $4.99 EACH ON COMIXOLOGY!

ZEMBLA (Volume 1) by Franco Oneta, foreword by Joe Kubert, cover by Gil Formosa: US$22.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 28 Euros postage included)
Review on Comic Bits Online. Review on Jildy Sauce. Review on Compulsive Reader.

KABUR (Volume 1) by Claude J. Legrand, Jean-Marc Lofficier and Luciano Bernasconi, foreword by Roy Thomas, cover by Ladrönn: US$20.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 25 Euros postage included) Review on Comic Bits Online.

PHENIX (Volume 1) by Luciano Bernasconi, Jean-Marc Lofficier & Juan Roncagliolo Berger, foreword by Gerry Conway, cover by Gil Formosa: US$20.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 25 Euros postage included) Review on Comic Bits Online.

CLASH (+ Silver Shadow) by Franco Frescura and Giorgio Trevisan, foreword by Stan Lee, cover by Ladrönn: US$20.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 25 Euros postage included) Review on Comic Bits Online.

ORDER WAMPUS (Volume 1) by Franco Frescura and Luciano Bernasconi, foreword by Will Eisner, cover by Stephen R. Bissette: US$20.95 + $3.00 p&h (European orders: send 25 Euros postage included) "I ate it up when my copy arrived and have already reread it, it's such grand fun; a heady stew of bogus sf/alien/espionage/terrorism circa the '60s, working up to staggering global political/social collapse (orchestrated by the translucent noodle-bodied badboy Wampus) that builds upon the anarchistic spirit of none other than Diabolik -- hence, a missing link of sorts in European comics history, between the archetype of Fantomas and the coming wave of underground comix radicalism. Love, love, love it, highly recommended!" S.R. Bissette. Wampus is one of the great alien monsters of comics... [an] obscure gem of bande dessinée pulp paranoia. Paul Gravett. Review on Comic Bits Online.



FOUR ISSUES OF WAMPUS (IN ENGLISH) NOW AVAILABLE AS E-COMICS AT $4.99 EACH ON COMIXOLOGY!

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