This issue launches three new stories: Harlequin, a mysterious tale in which the title character searches for the missing body of his dead lover, is written by Stephen Csutoras and illustrated by Stefano (Kafka) Gaudiano; Downtown, from England's hit comics/music zine Deadline, written by Ian Edgington and illustrated by Steve (Grimjack) Pugh, is a belated Christmas adventure with the world's only zombie detective; and more creepy cases for Detective Will Ford and his partner in Homicide, written by John (Terminator) Arcudi and illustrated by Tim (The Spectre) Gula! Plus, a special appearance from Rick Geary- "Desperate Clergy!"
- Harlequin - Act 1
- Downtown - "A Nightmare on Elf Street!"
- Desperate Clergy
- Homicide - "Tick"