John Carpenter’s Tales of Science Fiction

 Apr 27, 2017 - Comic Book, Horror

 

A series of mini-series told monthly

VAULT #1-3

  • Written by James Ninness
  • Pencils and Inks by Andres Esparza
  • Colors by Sergio Martinez
  • Lettering by Janice Chiang
  • Edited by Sandy King

VORTEX #1-8 (Available Now)

  • Based on a story by John Carpenter & Sandy King
  • Written by Mike Sizemore
  • Art by David Kennedy
  • Lettering by Janice Chiang
  • Edited by Sandy King
  • Covers by Tim Bradstreet

 

LATEST ISSUE: VORTEX #8 (of 8)

 

VORTEX #8 (ON SALE 5/30/18)

Having escaped the horrors of the mining asteroid, Jake Dixon and his team find they are not alone. With a creature loose on their ship and one of their own working against them, who will survive? And what will be left of them?

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

 

 

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VORTEX BACK-ISSUES

VORTEX #1

With all communication lost from a mining asteroid, space station Benson dispatches a rescue ship to investigate. What the team discovers threatens not only to overwhelm and destroy them, but could ultimately threaten all life on Earth. VORTEX (#1 of 8) is the second story of John Carpenter’s monthly anthology series Tales of Science Fiction. 

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

 

 

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VORTEX #2

A mysterious life form tears its way through a rescue team on a deep space asteroid mining facility. The survivors of the disaster now vow to get to the bottom of the continuing mystery as Earth sends its own investigator to space station Benson. 

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

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VORTEX #3

Investigating exactly what happened on the mining asteroid, Jake Dixon returns with a new team that includes the one man he can’t trust. As they make a startling discovery another threat begins to unfold back on space station Benson.

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

 

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VORTEX #4

With all eyes on the problem plagued asteroid, something nasty is stirring on space station Benson. Meanwhile at least one person has seemingly survived the incident on Garm so Dixon and his team must explore further, but will something find them first?

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

 

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VORTEX #5

Under attack on the mining asteroid, Jake Dixon and his team find themselves fighting for their lives as they attempt to fall back to the safety of their ship. Meanwhile, a monstrous event on space station Benson suggests there may be no safe haven to return to.

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

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VORTEX #6

Having escaped the horrors of the mining asteroid, Jake Dixon and his team find they are not alone. With a creature loose on their ship and one of their own working against them, who will survive? And what will be left of them?.

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

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VORTEX #7

The survivors of the rescue mission reach Space Station Benson where Jake Dixon finally confronts Dr Andersen and reveals the truth about the organism attacking them. But as further horror unfolds is it too little too late?.

Based on a story by JOHN CARPENTER & SANDY KING
Written by Mike Sizemore
Art by Dave Kennedy
Colors by Pete Kennedy
Lettered by Janice Chiang
Edited by Sandy King
Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

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VAULT BACK-ISSUES

   VAULT #1

When the moon-bound crew of Gaia stumbles across   an enormous alien vessel, more technologically advanced than their own, priorities change. The mystery deepens when the crew discovers the name of the vessel along the hull… written in English: VAULT

VAULT is the first story in John Carpenter’s monthly limited series Tales of Science Fiction.

Cover Art by Nick Percival   

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VAULT #2 

Now marooned on VAULT and trapped with a hostile force they don’t understand, the crew of GAIA is pressed to learn more about this corpse-ridden craft. Cracks in alliances widen, the mystery deepens, and the body count rises. In issue #2 of 3, we invite you to face the monsters of VAULT.

     Cover Art by Cat Staggs

 

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VAULT #3

Four of the seven Gaia crew remain. VAULT has reached its destination. This is the end. Will the survivors find the pieces and solve the puzzle, or will they join the host of ghosts already aboard? Or both? In issue #3 of 3, we invite you to survive the chaos and unravel the macabre riddle of VAULT.

     Cover Art by Tim Bradstreet

 

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