Showcase is a double feature comic that showcases two story lines from two different universes. "Sons of Ael" is a book written in the same vein as the book "The Silmarillion" was conceived. In this particular issue it narrates how the universe of "Sons of Ael" originates and establishes the main antagonist of the book. "Deadly Rose" is a book about a young would be princess who was robbed of her kingdom and family at a very early age by a sanguinary overlord name Ixion. She is aid by a band of misfits who want desperately to restore their homeland to what it was before Ixion came. Unbeknown to them Rose has little interested for order and justice and her only interest is revenge even at the cost of her own life. In issue #1 we see the twisted admiration Ixion has for her.