If you were not fortunate to get the collected editions of Michel Fiffe’s Copra at the technically-still-around-but-winding-down-operations Bergen Street Press, you’re in luck! Fiffe has struck a deal to bring his fantastic Copra to Image Comics. What began as a love letter to the Jon Ostrander-era Suicide Squad has become one of the best creator-owned properties in recent years. For the full details, check out the press release below:
COPRA TRADE PAPERBACKS FIND NEW HOME AT IMAGE COMICS THIS MAY
PORTLAND, OR 02/22/2019 — Michel Fiffe’s wildly popular Copra series will find a new home at Image Comics this May. All five volumes of the series will be available at once for fans looking to catch up on the critically acclaimed series and for those readers new to the bestselling superhero revenge story.
“I can’t wait for readers to grab these collections and be able to finally read my violent celebration of superhero team comics,” said Fiffe. “They’ll see the enthusiasm I’ve charged into 30 plus issues and jump on board just in time to realize that I’m just getting started.”
Each trade paperback volume of Copra collects six issues of the series.
About Copra, Vol. 1 (ISBN: 978-1-5343-1391-0, Diamond Code MAR190056):
They’re ugly. They’re mean. But up until today, they’ve always been loyal. So when one of their own betrays them, COPRA has no choice but to turn their nightmarish skills back on everyone who ever even looked at them funny. Collects Copra #1-6.
About Copra, Vol. 2 (ISBN: 978-1-5343-1392-7, Diamond Code MAR190057):
Genocide ain’t a pretty thing to see, but there’s no time to mourn when your face is at the edge of the abyss. Scarred, desperate, and alone, COPRA will clear their name in a brutal reckoning with the forces that screwed them over and sold them out in Michel Fiffe’s unmatched juggernaut of violence. Collects Copra #7-12.
About Copra, Vol. 3 (ISBN: 978-1-5343-1393-4, Diamond Code MAR190058):
Old friends and older habits, cell blocks and beaches. Grandma’s homemade recipes and a cartel slaughterhouse. This is what the men and women of COPRA call downtime. Their habit is vengeance, and they couldn’t stop if they wanted to. It’s the third volume of Michel Fiffe’s overpowering superhero sidewinder. Collects Copra #13-18.
About Copra, Vol. 4 (ISBN: 978-1-5343-1394-1, Diamond Code MAR190059):
The return of the world’s favorite revenge team is marked by back-to-back brutality and psychedelic suspense. Our team gets served the same penalties they’ve dished out in the wake of a prison break, an unstoppable assassin, and a seminal showdown. Keep up as COPRA’s kill list gets checked off at the peak of their mondo bizarro bloodlust. Collects Copra #19-24.
About Copra, Vol. 5 (ISBN: 978-1-5343-1395-8, Diamond Code MAR190060):
How do you measure loyalty in a treacherous world? In the latest collection of Michel Fiffe’s wildly popular superhero action masterpiece, the answer is found at the end of a fist, the blade of a sword, and the mouth of a gun. Crush or be crushed. The place is anywhere. The time is now. Collects Copra #26-31.
Copra, Vol. 1-5 trade paperbacks will be available at comic book shops on Wednesday, May 1. The final order cutoff deadline for comic shop retailers is Monday, April 8.
Copra, Vol. 1-5 trade paperbacks will be available at bookstores on Tuesday, May 7. They can be pre-ordered on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, IndieBound, and Indigo.
Copra is also available for purchase across many digital platforms, including the official Image Comics iOS app, Amazon Kindle, Apple Books, comiXology, and Google Play.