Predator: The Bloody Sands of Time is a two-issue limited comic book series that was first published by Dark Horse Comics from February-March 1992. It was written by Dan Barry and Mike Richardson, pencilled by Barry, inked by Chris Warner, colored by Gail Beckett, and lettered by Beckett, with cover art by Barry and Warner.

In Dark Horse's Predator comics line, Predator: The Bloody Sands of Time was preceded by Predator: Cold War, and was followed by Predator: Rite of Passage.

Publisher's Summary

The discovery of a long-lost diary leads to an investigation of Predator visits Earth during World War I. With the planet coming apart at the seams, we discover that the Kaiser wasn't the only one interested in world domination!


A strange carnage in the Nicaraguan jungle for which an US soldier is blamed responsible leads his defender, Central Intelligence Agency operative Griggs Irving, to recall similar incidents registered in South Vietnam in 1968 and in France during World War I.

Reprint History

Predator: The Bloody Sands of Time was eventually collected as part of Predator Omnibus: Volume 1 in August 2007.

The complete comic was released digitally through Dark Horse Digital on February 13, 2013, reusing Dan Barry's cover art from issue 1, recolored by Dan Jackson.

Behind the Scenes

The concept of the comic was developed by Dan Barry and Mike Richardson.


Issue covers