Frank Doberman rejoins the police force after years of exile, but instead of being top dog like in the old days, he finds hims himself starting over with a new uniform, new rules and regulations and a new partner.
I SSU E 2 MARDER • ROSELL • LAMBERT • McKINNEY • ATKINSON US $3.99 | RATED T+ | www.darbypop.com Cover : BERNARD CHANG PREVIOUSLY Created and Written by SCOTT MARDER, ROB ROSELL & JACK LAMBERT Pencils and Inks by BRANDON MCKINNEY Colors by ZAC ATKINSON Letters by TROY PETERI Frank “Doberman” Doberano was a supercop with a passion — for the ladies, cold brewskies, pretzel logs, and most of all… the Law. Partnered with his best friend, Hawk, Doberman helped keep the mean streets of L.A. safe with a one-two punch of badassery and excessive badassery. That is until a drug bust gone bad ended in Hawk’s death, and the monster responsible — Jasper Kane — walked away free. Racked with guilt, Doberman left the force, and headed north for a life off the grid, free of distractions, bad memories, and modern plumbing, and he was never heard from again. Until… years later, when news leaked of a “Crazed Woodsman” breaking up a Canadian prostitution ring. Chief immediately recognized Doberman’s m.o., and grew determined to lure this unpredictable lawman-turned-wildman back to the City of Angels for one final showdown with his arch-enemy Kane... Story Edited by DAVID WOHL Design by STEVE BLACKWELL IDW Publishing Edits by SARAH GAYDOS DARBY POP PUBLISHING President JEFF KLINE Editor In Chief MEET THE TEAM ROB ROSELL - WRITER Rob Rosell is a writer and executive producer of IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA. He is also co-creator and executive producer of the FX 9:39 AM Page 1 animated hit show UNSUPERVISED as well as a writer/producer on Fox’s NEW GIRL. Before his endeavors in television, Rob was a food runner at P.F. Chang’s but he was fired for calling it “Paul Fredrick Chang’s” in front of customers and that is not what the initials stand for. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his family and two other families. Facebook: facebook.com/idwpublishing Twitter: @idwpublishing YouTube: youtube.com/idwpublishing Instagram: instagram.com/idwpublishing deviantART: idwpublishing.deviantart.com Pinterest: pinterest.com/idwpublishing/idw-staff-faves DAVID WOHL Managing Editor RENAE GEERLINGS VP of Business Development MARK WHEELER Marketing Director berman 02 IFC Legal_Layout 1 6/17/14 JOSHUA COZINE Legal Counsel TOM COLLIER Comptroller LOIS M. BOTCHETT Marketing Associate KRISTINE CHESTER IDW founded by Ted Adams, Alex Garner, Kris Oprisko, and Robbie Robbins www.IDWPUBLISHING.com Ted Adams, CEO & Publisher Greg Goldstein, President & COO Robbie Robbins, EVP/Sr. Graphic Artist Chris Ryall, Chief Creative Officer/Editor-in-Chief Matthew Ruzicka, CPA, Chief Financial Officer Alan Payne, VP of Sales Dirk Wood, VP of Marketing Lorelei Bunjes, VP of Digital Services Jeff Webber, VP of Digital Publishing & Business Development LOVE US? HATE US? Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know what you think! DOBERMAN #2. AUGUST 2014. FIRST PRINTING. © 2014 Darby Pop Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved. IDW Publishing, a division of Idea and Design Works, LLC. Editorial offices: 5080 Santa Fe St., San Diego, CA 92109. The IDW logo is registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Any similarities to persons living or dead are purely coincidental. With the exception of artwork used for review purposes, none of the contents of this publication may be reprinted without the permission of Idea and Design Works, LLC. Printed in Korea. IDW Publishing does not read or accept unsolicited submissions of ideas, stories, or artwork. 2 3 4 5