With the San Diego Comic-Con upon us, some fun things are going to be shown at the maddening convention. One them will be your first issue of the brand new Plants vs. Zombies comic book, brought to you by Dark Horse Comics.

From the press release:

The confusing-yet-brilliant inventor known only as Crazy Dave helps his niece, Patrice, and young adventurer Nate Timely fend off a “fun-dead” neighborhood invasion in Plants vs. Zombies: Lawnmageddon!

The first and second issues of the comic book are ready to read today. Dark Horse created a stand-alone app for the Plants vs Zombies comic, which goes for $0.99 and includes the first issue. Here's the release schedule for the rest of the six-issue series:

Chapters 1–2 are on sale tonight, July 17 (SDCC PREVIEW NIGHT)

Chapter 3 goes on sale July 24

Chapter 4 goes on sale July 31

Chapter 5 goes on sale August 7

Chapter 6 goes on sale August 14

Check out the first issue's cover below.