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Monstress comic books issue 1

  • Issue #1A
    Monstress (2015 Image) 1A
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($9.00) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Label #2105565020

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and Cover by Sana Takeda. Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. 64 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Monstress (2015 Image) 1B
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($28.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Minor side edge crack; Scuffing on back of case
    • Second Printing.
    • Label #2037264004
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($13.50) will be charged at checkout.
    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Second Printing.
    • Label #2100428006
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.
    • This is a consignment item. A 3% buyer's premium ($6.00) will be charged at checkout. It has been graded by MyComicShop's experienced graders.

    Second Printing - Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and Cover by Sana Takeda. Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. 64 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1C
    Monstress (2015 Image) 1C

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    Third Printing. Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and Cover by Sana Takeda. Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. 68 pages, full color. Rated M Cover price $4.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Monstress TPB (2016- Image) 1-1ST Monstress TPB (2016- Image) 1-1ST

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Awakening!" Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-6.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu . Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steampunk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform them both. Entertainment Weekly praised MONSTRESS as "one of Image Comics' most imaginative and daring new series" and dubbed it the "Best New Original Series" in their year-end "Best Comics of 2015" list.

    Softcover, 208 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    Cover price $9.99.

  • Issue #1-REP
    Monstress TPB (2016- Image) 1-REP Monstress TPB (2016- Image) 1-REP

    Volume 1 - 2nd and later printings. "Awakening!" Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-6.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu . Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steampunk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform them both. Entertainment Weekly praised MONSTRESS as "one of Image Comics' most imaginative and daring new series" and dubbed it the "Best New Original Series" in their year-end "Best Comics of 2015" list.

    Softcover, 208 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    Cover price $9.99.

  • Issue #1
    Image Firsts Monstress (2016 Image) 1

    Image First Edition. Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and Cover by Sana Takeda. Astonishing X-men and Black Widow writer MARJORIE LIU returns to comics with artist SANA TAKEDA (X-23) for an all-new ONGOING SERIES! Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. The adventure begins in a spectacular TRIPLE-SIZED FIRST ISSUE, with SIXTY-SIX pages of story. 72 pages, full color MATURE READERS Cover price $1.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1-1ST Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1-1ST

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    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-18.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu . Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    A teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war in an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia that's brimming with arcane dangers. This task is made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power-a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers.

    Creator/writer MARJORIE LIU (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist SANA TAKEDA present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS, BOOK ONE.

    This massive edition features a striking new cover and includes never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content.

    Hardcover, 528 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #1BNX-1ST
    Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1BNX-1ST Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1BNX-1ST


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    Published Jul 2019 by Image.

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    Barnes and Noble Exclusive Edition - Signed by Marjorie M. Liu - Includes 12 Postcards Featuring Artwork from the Series

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-18.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    A teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war in an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia that's brimming with arcane dangers. This task is made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power-a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers.

    Creator/writer MARJORIE LIU (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist SANA TAKEDA present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS, BOOK ONE.

    This massive edition features a striking new cover and includes never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content.

    Hardcover, 528 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #1BNXNP-1ST
    Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1BNXNP-1ST Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1BNXNP-1ST
    Published Jul 2019 by Image.

    This item is not in stock. If you use the "Add to want list" tab to add this issue to your want list, we will email you when it becomes available.

    Barnes and Noble Exclusive Edition - Signed by Marjorie M. Liu - Does NOT Include 12 Postcards

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-18.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    A teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war in an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia that's brimming with arcane dangers. This task is made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power-a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers.

    Creator/writer MARJORIE LIU (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist SANA TAKEDA present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS, BOOK ONE.

    This massive edition features a striking new cover and includes never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content.

    Hardcover, 528 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #1DCBS-1ST
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    Published Jul 2019 by Image.

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    DCBS Exclusive Edition

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-18.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    A teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war in an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia that's brimming with arcane dangers. This task is made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power-a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers.

    Creator/writer MARJORIE LIU (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist SANA TAKEDA present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS, BOOK ONE.

    This massive edition features a striking new cover and includes never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content.

    This is the Discount Comic Book Services Variant.

    Hardcover, 528 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    Cover price $49.99.

  • Issue #1DLXS-1ST
    Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1DLXS-1ST Monstress HC (2019 Image) 1DLXS-1ST


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    Published Aug 2020 by Image.

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    Limited Deluxe Signed and Numbered Edition

    Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Monstress (2015 Image) #1-18.

    Written by Marjorie M. Liu. Art and cover by Sana Takeda.

    Maika Halfwolf lives in a world gripped by war-an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia brimming with arcane dangers. As she struggles to overcome the trauma of violence and regain knowledge of her past, she becomes inextricably linked to an eldritch monster of tremendous power. This link will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of deadly powers both human and otherworldly.

    This enhanced hardcover edition, signed by Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda and limited to 500 copies, collects the first 18 issues of the beloved and multiple award-winning comic series, plus special extras.

    Hardcover, 528 pages, full color. Mature Readers

    NOTE: Limited to 500 copies.

    NOTE:

    "A vivid, dynamic world. I've never seen anything quite like MONSTRESS." - THE NEW YORK TIMES
    "Takeda's visuals recall realistic, gritty manga such as Lone Wolf and Cub, with magic and monsters to rival those of Hayao Miyazaki's films." - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
    "Filled to the brim with awesome." - KIRKUS REVIEWS

    Cover price $150.00.

  • Issue #1
    Monstress Talk-Stories (2020 Image) 1
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    (W) Marjorie M. Liu (A/CA) Sana Takeda Bridging the gap between the fifth and sixth arc (which resumes in January 2021), MONSTRESS returns with TALK-STORIES, a two-part limited series that invites you to eat dumplings beside the fire and listen as Kippa recounts a defining moment from her childhood. Cover price $3.99.