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Pearl (2018 DC) comic books

  • Issue #1A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 1A
    Published Oct 2018 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($3.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #2048821006

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the Peabody Award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes a brand-new creation. PEARL is the story of an exceptional tattoo artist and accidental assassin for one of the modern-day San Francisco Yakuza. She was born into one life, but another is calling to her. When Pearl accidentally meets one of her peers, her doppelgänger from another clan, she starts to dream of a better life. But Pearl has a very special ability that keeps pulling her back into the violent world she is desperate to escape. PEARL is a major series launch from writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Gaydos that features their first brand-new original character since Jessica Jones. Fans of the Jessica Jones comic and TV show will be thrilled and delighted by this bold new direction the creative team has taken. Includes a reprint of Brian Michael Bendis & Michael Gaydos's 8-page story from Batman Chronicles #21 Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 1B
    Published Oct 2018 by DC.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($1.65) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Variant Cover.
    • Label #2048821007

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by Alex Maleev. From the Peabody Award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes a brand-new creation. PEARL is the story of an exceptional tattoo artist and accidental assassin for one of the modern-day San Francisco Yakuza. She was born into one life, but another is calling to her. When Pearl accidentally meets one of her peers, her doppelgänger from another clan, she starts to dream of a better life. But Pearl has a very special ability that keeps pulling her back into the violent world she is desperate to escape. PEARL is a major series launch from writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Gaydos that features their first brand-new original character since Jessica Jones. Fans of the Jessica Jones comic and TV show will be thrilled and delighted by this bold new direction the creative team has taken. Includes a reprint of Brian Michael Bendis & Michael Gaydos's 8-page story from Batman Chronicles #21. 32 pages, part FC/B&W. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1BLANK
    Pearl (2018 DC) 1BLANK
    Published Oct 2018 by DC.

    Blank Sketch Cover. Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. From the Peabody Award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes a brand-new creation. PEARL is the story of an exceptional tattoo artist and accidental assassin for one of the modern-day San Francisco Yakuza. She was born into one life, but another is calling to her. When Pearl accidentally meets one of her peers, her doppelgänger from another clan, she starts to dream of a better life. But Pearl has a very special ability that keeps pulling her back into the violent world she is desperate to escape. PEARL is a major series launch from writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Gaydos that features their first brand-new original character since Jessica Jones. Fans of the Jessica Jones comic and TV show will be thrilled and delighted by this bold new direction the creative team has taken. 32 pages, part FC/B&W. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2
    Pearl (2018 DC) 2
    Published Nov 2018 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the Peabody Award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes a brand-new creation…Pearl. She is a master tattoo artist and reluctant assassin for the Yakuza she was born into, with a very special gift taught to her by her late mother. But a secret she has kept from everyone may be her only chance at happiness beyond the world she was brought up in. This epic romance set in modern-day San Francisco has the creators of Jessica Jones embarking on a completely new and complex character, creation and world. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3
    Pearl (2018 DC) 3
    Published Dec 2018 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the Peabody and Eisner award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes a brand-new force of nature. Her name is Pearl...a master tattoo artist and reluctant assassin for the modern-day yakuza. With Pearl's dangerous secret now revealed, her chances of happiness in her yakuza clan have all but disappeared. With real true love revealing itself to her for the first time, Pearl begins to discover her story isn't completely written yet. It's the latest beautifully illustrated, fully painted chapter by Michael Gaydos. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #4
    Pearl (2018 DC) 4
    Published Jan 2018 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. Well, she went and did it. Pearl started the biggest Yakuza clash since the Yama-Ichi Feud. Why? Because enough is enough. Just because she was born into a world that runs a certain way doesn't mean that she has to follow their rules when all she wants to do is master the art of tattoo. A scintillating new series and character from the Peabody Award-winning creators of Jessica Jones. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #5
    Pearl (2018 DC) 5
    Published Feb 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the creators of Jessica Jones comes another intense chapter in one of the best-reviewed debuts of the year! Pearl Tanaka wants to become a master tattoo artist, but her Yakuza clan only wants her to hone her inherited assassin skills. But Pearl's growing connection to her opposing-clan counterpart, Rick, is opening her eyes to a hopeful world that could be waiting for her. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #6
    Pearl (2018 DC) 6
    Published Mar 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the Eisner and Peabody-award winning creators of Jessica Jones comes another blistering chapter in the Yakuza epic IGN called a 'four-star gorgeous crime comic,' with 10/10 ratings from AiPT, Comicosity, Comicsverse and Comics Watch! Tattoo artist Pearl Tanaka has finally discovered her past and legacy and how they have informed all her choices up to this moment. Now she must choose her path: master tattoo artist-or master assassin? Although PEARL was originally solicited as a six-issue miniseries, based on your support, PEARL will now be an ongoing series! PEARL will skip a month in February so Michael Gaydos can catch his breath, but we'll be back with issue #7 in March! 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #7A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 7A
    Published May 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the creators of Jessica Jones! The new Yakuza crime epic begins a bold new chapter. It's what we in the business call a reader-friendly jumping-on point! Meet Pearl, a talented tattoo artist for elite members of the Yakuza in San Francisco. Following the tragedy of her mother's death, Pearl tattooed her albino skin with an elaborate full-body tattoo you can see only when she is flushed with excitement-or rage. Now Pearl has learned the truth behind her family, her clan and her upbringing, all of which sends her heading to Tokyo to face her legacy head-on! Award-winning artist Michael Gaydos focuses his amazing eye on Japan! All this, plus an all-new, in-depth Jinxworld letter column! 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #7B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 7B
    Published May 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by Teddy H. Kristiansen. From the creators of Jessica Jones! The new Yakuza crime epic begins a bold new chapter. It's what we in the business call a reader-friendly jumping-on point! Meet Pearl, a talented tattoo artist for elite members of the Yakuza in San Francisco. Following the tragedy of her mother's death, Pearl tattooed her albino skin with an elaborate full-body tattoo you can see only when she is flushed with excitement-or rage. Now Pearl has learned the truth behind her family, her clan and her upbringing, all of which sends her heading to Tokyo to face her legacy head-on! Award-winning artist Michael Gaydos focuses his amazing eye on Japan! All this, plus an all-new, in-depth Jinxworld letter column! 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #8A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 8A
    Published Jun 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones, a brand-new chapter in this massive Yakuza epic that has taken master tattoo artist/part-time assassin Pearl Tanaka from San Francisco to Japan, where she is going to confront the origins of her family and her clan head-on. Critics are gushing over Michael Gaydos' vibrant palette and experimental storytelling techniques. Hop on board this brand-new crime comic from the writer of SUPERMAN, ACTION COMICS and YOUNG JUSTICE! 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #8B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 8B
    Published Jun 2019 by DC.

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    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by Tula Lotay. From the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones, a brand-new chapter in this massive Yakuza epic that has taken master tattoo artist/part-time assassin Pearl Tanaka from San Francisco to Japan, where she is going to confront the origins of her family and her clan head-on. Critics are gushing over Michael Gaydos' vibrant palette and experimental storytelling techniques. Hop on board this brand-new crime comic from the writer of SUPERMAN, ACTION COMICS and YOUNG JUSTICE! 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #9A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 9A
    Published Jul 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. From the creators of Jessica Jones comes an all-new romantic crime comic odyssey starring master tattoo artist/assassin Pearl Tanaka! On a journey from San Francisco to discover her family's true roots and their connection to the yakuza clan they have served her whole life, Pearl visits a seldom-seen side of Tokyo. Featuring devastatingly gorgeous multimedia work by award-winning artist Michael Gaydos. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #9B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 9B
    Published Jul 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by Kent Williams. From the creators of Jessica Jones comes an all-new romantic crime comic odyssey starring master tattoo artist/assassin Pearl Tanaka! On a journey from San Francisco to discover her family's true roots and their connection to the yakuza clan they have served her whole life, Pearl visits a seldom-seen side of Tokyo. Featuring devastatingly gorgeous multimedia work by award-winning artist Michael Gaydos. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #10A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 10A
    Published Aug 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. PEARL is a modern yakuza crime epic wrapped around a romance for the ages from the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones. Tattoo artist/assassin/yakuza clan leader Pearl Tanaka must confront her heritage on the same mean streets where her grandmother was born. With every breath she learns more about herself, her art form and the connection between the violence and art she was raised in. This issue is a multimedia extravaganzafrom artist Michael Gaydos, as PEARL continues its unique exploration of art and self-expression in a way only graphic novels could. 32 pages, full color. MATURE READERS Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #10B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 10B
    Published Aug 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by George Pratt. PEARL is a modern yakuza crime epic wrapped around a romance for the ages from the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones. Tattoo artist/assassin/yakuza clan leader Pearl Tanaka must confront her heritage on the same mean streets where her grandmother was born. With every breath she learns more about herself, her art form and the connection between the violence and art she was raised in. This issue is a multimedia extravaganzafrom artist Michael Gaydos, as PEARL continues its unique exploration of art and self-expression in a way only graphic novels could. 32 pages, full color. MATURE READERS Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #11A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 11A
    Published Sep 2019 by DC.

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    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. After a blazing adventure in Kobe, Japan, this modern-day yakuza crime epic wrapped around a romance for the ages from the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes back home. Tattoo artist/assassin/yakuza clan leader Pearl Tanaka has confronted her heritage on the same mean streets where her grand-mother was born. Now she comes home to find her place in the new order. This issue is another explosive, cliché-defying multimedia extravaganza from artist Michael Gaydos, as PEARL continues its unique exploration of art and self-expression in a way only comics can. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #11B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 11B
    Published Sep 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by Taki Soma. After a blazing adventure in Kobe, Japan, this modern-day yakuza crime epic wrapped around a romance for the ages from the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes back home. Tattoo artist/assassin/yakuza clan leader Pearl Tanaka has confronted her heritage on the same mean streets where her grand-mother was born. Now she comes home to find her place in the new order. This issue is another explosive, cliché-defying multimedia extravaganza from artist Michael Gaydos, as PEARL continues its unique exploration of art and self-expression in a way only comics can. 32 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #12A
    Pearl (2018 DC) 12A
    Published Oct 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art and Cover by Michael Gaydos. It's the wild end of this romantic yakuza epic from the creators of Jessica Jones! Tying up all the loose ends-for now-Pearl Tanaka confronts her past and her future. Will she choose the path of the artist or the killer? Which is her natural way? Don't miss this stunning multimedia experience from artist Michael Gaydos, plus an exclusive look at new Jinxworld projects coming soon! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #12B
    Pearl (2018 DC) 12B
    Published Oct 2019 by DC.

    Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Michael Gaydos. Cover by David Mack. It's the wild end of this romantic yakuza epic from the creators of Jessica Jones! Tying up all the loose ends-for now-Pearl Tanaka confronts her past and her future. Will she choose the path of the artist or the killer? Which is her natural way? Don't miss this stunning multimedia experience from artist Michael Gaydos, plus an exclusive look at new Jinxworld projects coming soon! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.