Comic Book Series

Cover to The Black Coat: A Call To Arms #1

The Black Coat is published by Ape Entertainment. Price per issue is $3.50.

Publication Dates

Last Issue

The Black Coat: Or Give Me Death #4: 23 Dec 2009

Current Issue

The Black Coat: The Blackest Dye: 05 Mar 2014

Next Issue

none scheduled


Series of mini-series.


Main Characters

Minor Characters

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Recent Storylines

The Black Coat: The Blackest Dye

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.

The Black Coat: Or Give Me Death #4

The Black Coat: Or Give Me Death #3

The Black Coat: Or Give Me Death #1 & #2 Double-Sized

The Black Coat & Athena Voltaire One-Shot

The Black Coat 48-Page Special

Past Storylines

A Call to Arms


  • The Black Coat: A Call to Arms - Collects the four-issue mini-series. "Follow the adventures of The Black Coat as he battles the British and forces of the occult in Pre-Revolutionary War New York City. Filled to the brim with explosive action and pulp-style adventure."
  • The Black Coat: ...Or Give Me Death - Collects the four-issue mini-series.


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Creative Team

Writer/Creator: Ben Lichius. Artist/Creator: Francesco Francavilla. Creator: Adam Cogan.

Publishing History

First published in 2006. The first two issues were published by Speakeasy Comics; the remaining issues published by Ape Entertainment.

A preview issue was self-published by Ben Lichius in 2005.

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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