Bestinau got that-
Founded by former Heavy Metal and IDW employees as part of production company Incendium, Opus Comics, the new publisher has announced that they will be part of Diamond Comic Distributors’ Final Order Cut-Off (FOC) program from the start, with their very first title Frank Frazetta’s Death Dealer #1, on May 4 with the FOC date being Monday, April 11. It will also be accompanied by: Disturbed: Dark Messiah #1 in it, with a FOC date of April 25 and a sale date of May 18.
And they hit the block running Frank Frazetta’s Death Dealer #1 with over 30,000 – 10,000 of those orders consisting of exclusive covers from retailers.
FRANK FRAZETTA DEATH DEALER #1 CVR A BIANCHIA
(W) Mitch Iverson (A) Stefano Martino (CA) Simone Bianchi
Frank Frazetta’s legendary creation Death Dealer comes back to life in collaboration with Frazetta Girls! Acclaimed animation writer Mitch Iverson (Dota: Dragon’s Blood, Voltron: Legendary Defender) joins world-renowned artists Stefano Martino (Stranger Things) and Luis Antonio Delgado (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Last Ronin) to give you the first salvo in a huge launch of new, related titles with characters created by the master himself! Witness the dawn of an entire multiverse of Frazetta’s most famous creations!In stores: May 4, 2022 MSRP: $4.99
DISTURBED DARK MESSIAH #1 (OR 5) CVR D 20 COPY INCV MCFARLAN
(W) Tim Seeley (A) Angel Hernandez (CA) Todd McFarlane, Greg Capullo
In the not so distant future, firefighter Griffin DeSanto has discovered that he is a man without time – stumbling into a harsh world of poverty, automation and submission. Technology regulations and a tech empire built on suffering keep the population in check through surveillance and mechanized policing. Though lost, Griffin is never alone, he was brought here for a reason, and The Vengeful One is his guide.
Created by Disturbed with Tim Seeley and Llexi Leon, Dark Messiah features lyrics by Seeley, New York Times Bestseller creator Hack/Slash, interior art by Angel Hernandez (Star Trek, Blade Runner), colors by Fran Gamboa, and covers by Ryan Christensen.In stores: May 18, 2022 MSRP: $4.99