Comic Book Series
The Black Coat 1

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[]

Other Characters/Places/Things[]

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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