Issue One Comics Guild

Issue One Comics Guild was launched in January 2018 as a spin-off of Chapter One Book Group.

The current schedule can be viewed below:


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October 2018

Beasts of Burden, Volume 1: Animal Rites

Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson

Comic Selection #10

Set in the seemingly sleepy neighborhood of Burden Hill, the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning Beasts of Burden follows a team of five dogs, Ace, Rex, Jack, Whitey and Pugsley, and two cats, a stray named Orphan and a former witch’s familiar named Dymphna, as they investigate paranormal events that begin to plague their neighborhood. Confronting everything from a haunted doghouse to a witches’ coven, as well as a pack of zombie dogs, a horde of demonic cannibal frogs and even a secret society of rats, the Beasts of Burden strive to uncover the dark secrets lurking beneath Burden Hill. Acclaimed for its writing and Jill Thompson’s award-winning artwork, Beasts of Burden has also been praised for its ability to blend together humor and dark subject matter as it puts its own spin on the supernatural horror genre.

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November 2018

The Vision

Tom King and Gabriel Walta

Comic Selection #11