XINO #2 Joins Oni Press’ Descent into Sci-Fi Distortion in July

Oni Press is proud to reveal the next installment of its 40-page, hyper-curated dose of stylishly subversive science-fiction in XINO #2 –- coming to comic shops everywhere on July 19!

After XINO #1 scarifies itself onto corneas everywhere on June 14, steady thy vessel for more “treatment” from masters of four-color disruption in the series’ searing second issue with talents including:

  • Eisner Award winners David Lapham and Maria Lapham (Stray Bullets), who will force our collective psyche into unrecognizable new dimensions
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize finalist Alex Segura (Secret Identity) and multiple Eisner Award winner Zander Cannon (Kaijumax), setting out on an intergalactic journey of revenge
  • Joe Shuster Award nominee François Vigneault (Titan) and acclaimed artist Artyom Trakhanov (First Knife), who deliver bleeding-edge technology to Paleolithic man
  • Radical agitators Hagai Palevsky (The Beauty of Our Weapons) and Carson Thorn as they dynamite the work-life balance of corporate America
  • And rising star Alissa Sallah (Rick and Morty: The Manga Vol. 1 – Get in the Robot, Morty!), who brings all-too-human nature to the barren plains of Mars…

Under your skin and inside your head – XINO #2 detonates on store shelves July 19th with covers from megawatt creators Matt Lesniewski (Crimson Flower), James Stokoe (Orc Stain), and Nick Cagnetti (Pink Lemonade)!


Plus: As part of Oni’s ongoing commitment to Direct Market retailers, both XINO #1 and XINO #2 are fully returnable for qualifying retailers. Please check your Diamond and Lunar order forms for more details.

And first: XINO #1’s 40-page, self-guided modulation of your hopes, dreams, desires, paranoia, alienation, anxiety, and adrenaline arrives on June 14 with ALL-NEW tales to shock and stupefy from Melissa Flores (The Dead Lucky, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) and Daniel Irizarri (Judge Dredd), Chris Condon (That Texas Blood) and Nick Cagnetti (Pink Lemonade), Jordan Thomas (Weird Work) and Shaky Kane (Bulletproof Coffin), and master cartoonist Phil Hester (Gotham City: Year One)!


To pre-order, find a comic shop near you at…and watch for signs in the weeks to come as more XINO news awaits.

Source: Press Release