The Cape: 1969 (Hardcover)

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It’s 1969 and the war in Vietnam rages on. Captain Chase, a Medevac helicopter pilot for the US Army, is shot down over enemy territory. He and his crew are in a fight for their lives as they play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with the Vietcong... but they soon learn that machine guns and grenades aren’t the only terrors hiding in the jungle. Find out what happens in this origin prequel to the Eisner Award-nominated hit, The Cape.

About the Author

Joseph Hillstrom King, better known by the pen name Joe Hill, is an American author and comic book writer. He has published four novels—Heart-Shaped BoxHornsNOS4A2 and The Fireman—and a collection of short stories titled 20th Century Ghosts. He is also the author of the comic book series Locke & Key. He is the son of authors Stephen and Tabitha King.

Praise For…

“Could this flashback reclaim the quality and intrigue from that first one-shot and four-parter? Yes, yes, YES!” –Comics Anonymous

“The art is visceral, the palette is grungy, the hero is all-American, and the situation is grim.” –Comic Bastards

Product Details
ISBN: 9781613775455
ISBN-10: 1613775458
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Publication Date: February 12th, 2013
Pages: 108
Language: English
Series: The Cape