When it comes to comics, we know you have to judge a book by more than its cover, which is why we've made some of the first and zero issues of our new, hit comics' series available for free digital download below. Like what you see? Pick up the rest of the series in stores or digitally!
First, check out this preview of the upcoming Dante, written by Matt Hawkins and Jason Ning, with art from the one and only Darick Robertson. Featuring a dangerous assassin forced to atone for his past sins, Dante is a hard-hitting crime feature hitting the shelves in January 2017.
Click here to download a Dante Preview for free!
And check out our other latest hit, the sci-fi noir thriller Eclipse, from Zack Kaplan and Giovanni Timpano.
Click here to read Eclipse #1 for free!
And in honor of what would've been his 54th birthday, here's Darwyn Cooke (and Paul Dini's) Witchblade: Animated #1!
Click here to read Witchblade: Animated #1 for free!
Next, a few of our classic smash hits. In case you missed the release of our critically-acclaimed utopian scifi series Symmetry, from writer Matt Hawkins and artist Raffaele Ienco, you can download the first issue below - absolutely free!
Click here to download Symmetry #1 for free!
And, since the series just relaunched, why not check out the first arc of the critically-acclaimed Think Tank from Matt Hawkins and Rahsan Ekedal?
Click here to download Think Tank #1 for free!
Click here to download Think Tank #2 for free!
Click here to download Think Tank #3 for free!
Click here to download Think Tank #4 for free!
Another tale of Dr. Loren is Think Tank: Fun with PTSD #1, bridging the gap between volumes 3 and 4.
Click here to download Think Tank: Fun with PTSD #1 for free!
You can also grab the first issue of their hit heist series, The Tithe!
Click here to download The Tithe #1 - FREE!
And speaking of hits, why not try the New York Times Best-Selling Sunstone from Stjepan Sejic? This erotic comedy centering on a unique BDSM relationship between two women has been lauded by critics and comic readers alike!
Click here to read Sunstone volume 1 and previews for future volumes - FREE!
If you enjoy Sunstone, why not check out Bloodstain - a humor/horror slice of life tale set in the same universe as Sunstone, written and drawn by Linda Sejic. It's got everything you love - mad scientists, inept young chemistry graduates, and, of course, lots of RPG humor.
Click here to read a preview of Bloodstain vol. 1 - FREE!
Stjepan Sejic's other hit creator-owned series is Death Vigil, the saga of a band of immortal death knights who battle against necromantic monstrosities - with the Grim Reaper Herself sounding the charge!
Click here to read Death Vigil #1 - FREE!
Another Stjepan series, Ravine vol. 2 is in stores now, so to catch up, you can download the entire first volume from Stjepan Sejic's Deviantart page.
Click here to download Ravine vol. 1 for free!
And if you liked any of the above you can check out Aphrodite IX and its successor, IXth Generation - two action-packed scifi series penned by Matt Hawkins with art from Stjepan Sejic!
Click here to download Aphrodite IX #1 for free!
Click here to download IXth Generation #1 - FREE!
We've also got the first issue of our smash hit Postal, written by Bryan Hill and Matt Hawkins, with art from rising star Isaac Goodhart, and the first issue of our comic tie-in with the upcoming video game from Three One Zero - ADR1FT!
Click here to download Postal #1 for free!
Click here to download ADR1FT #1 - FREE!
Of course, when you've been around as long as we have, you've got way more series than just what's trending, which is why we've made a number of our other first issues available for download as well - ABSOLUTELY FREE! If you enjoy any of the previews below, consider picking up the trade paperbacks from the Top Cow Store!
Click here to download Berserker #1 for free!
Click here to download Freshmen #1 for free!
Click here to download Netherworld #1 for free!
Click here to download the 39 Minutes Preview for free!
Click here to download Wildfire #1 for free!
Also, the first trade paperback volume of the critically-acclaimed adaptation Tales of Honor landed in stores on 11/12, and in case you're on the fence, you can download issue #1 below!
Click here to download Tales of Honor #1 for free!
Plus, since Pilot Season Winner Genius was such a success, we thought we'd throw the first issue your way, at no cost.
Click here to download Genius #1 for free!
And while we're the mood for beautifully drawn, mind-blowing fantasy volumes, the first Chronicles of Hate hardcover is available in comic stores everywhere - and we're offering you the first 25 pages as a preview. Check 'em out!
Click here to download Chronicles of Hate (Preview) for free!
Since you're in the mood for freebies, don't forget about the rest of our free comics - listed below!
In 2012, Top Cow relaunched Marc Silvestri's highly acclaimed Cyber Force. With the help of some extremely generous fans and the magic of Kickstarter, we were able to offer the first five issues of an epic saga of cyborgs, warfare, and corporate espionage - check out the digital versions below!
Click here to download Cyber Force #1 for free!
Click here to download Cyber Force #2 for free!
Click here to download Cyber Force #3 for free!
Click here to download Cyber Force #4 for free!
Click here to download Cyber Force #5 for free!
And if you're in the mood of something spookier, check out Echoes, the horror miniseries written by Joshua Hale Fialkov with art from Rahsan Ekedal!
Click here to download Echoes #1 for free
Also for you fans of grayscale, we have the first issue of Pilot Season Winner, Sunset. Take a geriatric ex-mobster fed up with our pansified modern society, and bring back an old school threat - what do you get? This epic from Christos Gage and Jorge Lucas.
Click here to download Sunset #1 for free!
While we're in the mood for guns-a-blazin', check out this Top Cow classic, Down - when a deep undercover cop goes off radar and becomes one of the most successful drug kingpins in the city, it's up to his replacement to track him down and bring him in - dead or alive.
Click here to download Down #1 for free
For those of you who are a little less action-oriented, check out the free first issue of A Voice in the Dark - the creator-owned epic of budding serial killer Zoey Aarons, from disabled writer/artist Larime Taylor, called "Dexter meets Strangers in Paradise" by Terry Moore himself.
Click here to download A Voice in the Dark #1 for free!
Moving towards a more fantastical mood, our smash-hit miniseries Son of Merlin can seriously deliver. Written by Robert Napton with art by Zid, this tale imagines Merlin's descendant in a modern age - and he's more skeptical than you might believe.
Click here to download Son of Merlin #1 for free!
Another genre smash-up is Rob Levin and Jessada Sutthi's Bushido, a miniseries exploring the ultimate conflict between age-old rivals - samurai and vampires.
Click here to download Bushido #1 for free!
From William Harms, writer of 39 Minutes, comes Impaler, a vampire tale like no other!
Click here to download Impaler #1 for free!
And who could forget Top Cow's leading lady, Sara Pezzini - the Witchblade! With its first issue published in 1995, Witchblade has been a part of Top Cow for a very long time, which is why issue #170 - the start of an all-new arc by Ron Marz, with cover by co-creator Marc Silvestri, is such a big deal!
Click here to download Witchblade #170 for free!
Last but not least, this year's free comic book day saw the zero issue of the main man Marc Silvestri's new original series, Rise of the Magi, a world-crossing, heroic tale of magic and adventure. If you didn't manage to grab yourself a copy on FCBD, fear not - we've got you covered until issue one hits the shelves.
Click here to download Rise of the Magi #0 for free!
One look at these free issues and we know you'll be hooked - check out some of our Top Cow classics below!
Click here to download Artifacts #39 for free!
Click here to download VICE #1 for free!
Click here to download Necromancer #1 for free!
Click here to download Madame Mirage #1 for free!
Click here to download Chapter 1 of Witchblade: Takeru for free!
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