|Release Date||September 11, 2013|
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Locke & Key: Alpha #1 is the thirty-sixth issue of the series.
- The photos on the final pages are of the Locke & Key TV Pilot.
- The issue was originally scheduled for release on August 28, 2013 but was delayed until September 11, 2013.
- The shadow that attacked Nina with the hatchet was taking the form of Al Grubb.
- The scene with Dodge telling Kinsey that Tyler was approaching is the same shot as the one in Omega #5, when the possessed Jackie taunted Kinsey.