Comic Book Series
East of West 1

Cover to East of West #1

East of West is published by Image Comics. Current price per issue is $3.50.

Publication Dates[]

Last Issue[]

East of West #44: 27 Nov 2019

Current Issue[]

East of West #45: 26 Dec 2019

Next Issue[]

none scheduled


Irregular series.


Main Characters[]

Death: Our only hope against the ever pressing evil that lurks. Not much is known about death at this point.


Wolf and Crow, two members of the Endless Nation. They travel with death to the White Tower to kill the president.

Xiaolian: Death's wife, she is being held prisoner by her envious sister Hu and dictator father Mao.


War, Conquest and Famine taken the form of three children but are self praised as "ancient". They have been sent to destroy the planet.

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Other Characters/Places/Things[]

Recent Storylines[]

East of West #45[]

This is the current issue, and therefore no story information will be posted about this issue. Please check your local comic shop for copies of this issue.

East of West #44[]

East of West #43[]

East of West #42[]

East of West #41[]

East of West #40[]


Trade Paperbacks[]

  • East of West, vol. 1: The Promise - Collects #1-5. "This is the world. It is not the one we wanted, but it is the one we deserved. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse roam the Earth, signaling the End Times for humanity, and our best hope for life, lies in Death." - WorldCat - ISBN 1607067706
  • East of West, vol. 2: We Are All One - Collects #6-10. "We learn more about a world that’s rapidly coming to a end." - WorldCat - ISBN 1607068559
  • East of West, vol. 3: There Is No Us - Collects #11-15. "Sees the breaking apart of the future-scape of America as the world races forward towards the apocalypse." - WorldCat - ISBN 1632151146
  • East of West, vol. 4: Who Wants War - Collects #16-19 & The World. "The Apocalypse kick into high gear." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781632153814
  • East of West, vol. 5: All These Secrets - Collects #20-24. "The twisting road of lies that will lead to Armageddon." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781632156808
  • East of West, vol. 7 - Collects #30-34. "The final year of the apocalypse begins! Armies rage! Nations at War! A family fights to be reunited." - WorldCat - ISBN 9781534302143



  • East of West, vol. 1: The Promise - Collects #1-5. - Kindle -


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Creative Team[]

Writer: Jonathan Hickman. Artist: Nick Dragotta.

Publishing History[]

First published in 2013.

Future Publication Dates[]

Dates subject to change at the whims of the publisher or distributor. Please see the Diamond Shipping Lists for current information.

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