EXCLUSIVE: 'Metalocalypse/Dethklok' #3 Preview! It's Brutal!

Metalocalypse/DethklokWe're big fans of the Adult Swim animated series "Metalocalypse" around Splash Page HQ, so we were psyched to bring you exclusive previews of the first two issues of Dark Horse Comics' "Metalocalypse/Dethklok" comic book series. We're continuing that trend today with an exclusive preview of the third and final issue of the miniseries.

"Metalocalypse/Dethklok" #3 features a story by series creator/writer Brendon Small and series director/designer Jon Schnepp, with interior art Lucas Marangon and covers by Schnepp and "The Goon" creator Eric Powell. The issue hits shelves February 23, 2011.

You can check out an exclusive preview below, but be warned: when the most brutal band in the world heads to comics, things get even, well... brutaler.

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Official solicit info:

Metalocalypse/ Dethklok #3

Dethklok have constructed the ultimate concert venue, the DethTrain--three stories high and eight car lanes wide, requiring a small nation's worth of manpower and materials to build. But a deadly ghost haunts the iron leviathan, murdering its way toward the band and giving Dethklok's adversary, the Blues Devil, another shot at claiming their souls. Evil rides the rails, turning a killer live show into a one--way trip to hell!

* Based on the popular Adult Swim animated series Metalocalypse. Season 3 resumes in September! Brutal!

* Stories by series creator/writer Brendon Small and series director/designer Jon Schnepp! Brutaler!

Creators

Writer: Brendon Small, Jon Schnepp, Jeremy Barlow

Artist: Lucas Marangon

Cover Artist: Jon Schnepp, Eric Powell

Genre: Humor

Publication Date: February 23, 2011

Format: FC 40 pages

Price: $3.99

UPC: 7 61568 17767 1 00311

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