Welcome to out final newsletter of 2018! Thank you for a great year of patronage, friendship, and support! 2018 gave us surprises, thrills and chills. 2019 promises to be another great year of story telling. Let's start off closing out 2018 with
SPAWN KILLS EVERYONE TOO #1 (OF 4) IMAGE COMICS (W) Todd McFarlane (A) Will Robson (CA) Todd McFarlane SPAWN KILLS EVERYONE is back in this four-part miniseries! MORE CUTENESS, MORE KILLING, MORE ISSUES!
KICK-ASS #10 (MR) IMAGE COMICS (W) Steve Niles (A/CA) Marcelo Frusin Kick-Ass is walking wounded. Struggling to maintain power, evade capture, and support her family, Patience fights to keep her head above water. Old enemies are coming out the woodwork, and her military training won't be enough to save her this time.
SPAWN #293 IMAGE COMICS (W) Todd McFarlane (A) Jason Shawn Alexander (CA) Francesco Mattina The search for his wife's killer runs directly through his arch-nemesis, The Clown, and a battle royale between Spawn and The Violator sets in motion events that will culminate in the anniversary 300th issue of SPAWN.
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WILLIAM GIBSON ALIEN 3 #2 DARK HORSE COMICS (W) Johnnie Christmas, William Gibson (A) Johnnie Christmas, Tamra Bonvillain (CA) Johnnie Christmas This is the official adaptation of the original screenplay for Alien 3, written by William Gibson, the award-winning science fiction author of the cyberpunk cult classic Neuromancer. You'll see familiar characters and places-but not all is the same in this horrifying Cold War thriller!
With the Sulaco containing more than meets the eye, the U.P.P. team looks to find out what happened to Ripley, Bishop, and company. At the same time, the group on the Rodina have discovered that one of their own-Kurtz-may be infected on Anchorpoint, and uses the captured Bishop as a ransoming piece for Kurtz's return, who the Rodina crew view as a potential weapon.
o Adaptation and art by Johnnie Christmas-co-creator of Margaret Atwood's Angel Catbird and creator of Image Comics' Firebug.
UMBRELLA ACADEMY HOTEL OBLIVION #3 DARK HORSE COMICS (W) Gerard Way (A) Gabriel Ba, Nick Filardi (CA) Gabriel Ba Philippe C. The City wow... I have never been so amazed in my life. the mothers of agony seem like dirtball hoodlum scum, so iI was very sceptical when a friend recommended them for psychic advice. their place of business leaves a lot to be desired, in a terrible neighborhood, but its the results that matter and man did they deliver! their psychic seems like he's done a lot of drugs, but as soon as we sat down in their private frankly kind of frightning room, it was like my dead father was right there beside me again! he knew things only my father could know, including the dirt I needed on my sister to lock her out of the trust. if I could give the mothers of agony a 10 star review I would.
BATMAN #60 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A/CA) Mikel Janin Batman takes on a new partner, and it's...the Penguin? After rejecting Bane's crime-boss co-op, Cobblepot finds himself in the crosshairs of some very teed-off villains. The feathered felon turns to his old foe to snitch on Bane's scheme, but has to prove his intentions to avoid a Bat-beatdown. Along the way, this Gotham odd couple begins to bond-could there be a new bird joining the Bat-Family? Not if Bane has anything to say about it...
BATMAN #61 DC COMICS (W) Tom King (A/CA) Mitch Gerads The Eisner-winning creative team behind MISTER MIRACLE is back together as artist Mitch Gerads rejoins the Bat team for a special issue! Professor Pyg is loose in Gotham, and you know that means things are going to get weird... and bloody!
BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #1 (OF 6) DC COMICS (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Jock Left rattled by the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, Bruce Wayne must come face to face with the nightmares spawned from the Dark Multiverse. But even though evil devoured evil in the collapse of Challengers Mountain, the Dark Knight still has his doubts. He discovers that the Batman Who Laughs not only survived the fight with The Joker at the end of METAL, but now he is enacting a sinister plan across the Multiverse-something both terrifying and oddly familiar. But when Bruce Wayne realizes the only way to stop this madman is to kill him, he must consider violating the very rule Batman won't break...the same rule that created this insatiable villain-the Batman Who Laughs!
BATMAN AND THE OUTSIDERS #1 DC COMICS (W) Bryan Hill (A) Dexter Soy (CA) Tyler Kirkham When the quest for justice drives Batman into some morally ambiguous areas, he calls in the most moral man he knows: Jefferson Pierce, a.k.a. Black Lightning, and his team of operatives known as the Outsiders! Several years ago Batman personally put the Barrera family into hiding after they suffered through terrible experiments at the hands of an organization called the Ark. Now all but one of them has turned up dead...and Batman needs to locate Sofia Barrera before the wrong people get their hands on her-and her surprising power! But it wouldn't be Batman without a hidden agenda, would it? And when Black Lightning, Katana, the Signal and Orphan find out what Batman is really up to, their every loyalty will be called into question!
BATMAN ANNUAL #3 DC COMICS (W) Tom Taylor (A) Otto Schmidt (CA) Bryan Hitch "THE OTHER SIDE OF THE PENNY!" Alfred Pennyworth has been Batman's most trusted ally and confidant since the Dark Knight first hit the streets of Gotham City. Now, witness Batman's battle for justice from Alfred's perspective and learn how harrowing that journey has been as Batman experiences one of the worst nights Gotham City has ever seen-a night that will push Alfred to the breaking point! Best-selling writer Tom Taylor presents an epic tale that promises to be one of the most Alfred stories ever told!
BATMAN KINGS OF FEAR #5 (OF 6) DC COMICS (W) Scott Peterson (A/CA) Kelley Jones Scarecrow's endgame is in sight! He has created a world without Batman for the Caped Crusader to be tortured by. It's a world controlled by crime, where fear always wins!
DETECTIVE COMICS #994 DC COMICS (W) Peter J. Tomasi (A/CA) Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza Batman's strangest case begins as the new creative team of writer Peter J. Tomasi and artist Doug Mahnke take over DETECTIVE COMICS! Commissioner Gordon calls in the Dark Knight Detective when there's a murder at the Gotham City Aquarium-staged to look exactly like Thomas and Martha Wayne's crime scene, right down to the Playbill and pearls. How does this bizarre homicide tie into the shadowy monster that attacks Dr. Leslie Thompkins? This creature looks to wage a war on Batman-and it's using Joker Gas to do it!
DREAMING #4 (MR) DC COMICS (W) Simon Spurrier (A) Bilquis Evely (CA) Jae Lee As its rightful steward, Lucien, wrestles with the slow decay of his mind, the realm of wonders slips into totalitarianism beneath the thunderous gavel of Judge Ezekiel Gallows. But as the gates are fortified and the citizens terrorized by a foul new form of execution, something far greater and more terrifying slouches toward the Dreaming to be born. With nowhere else to turn, it's time to seek the counsel of the Endless...
GREEN LANTERN #2 DC COMICS (W) Grant Morrison (A/CA) Liam Sharp Someone is transporting a mysterious cargo out of the Great Void, and it spells trouble for the universe at large! Hal Jordan interrogates a member of the Spider Guild for answers and uses his pheremones as an interrogation tool, but can he extract the info in time?! Meanwhile, Volgar Ro makes a play for Earth while its emerald protector is off-world!
HOUSE OF WHISPERS #4 (MR) DC COMICS (W) Nalo Hopkinson (A) Dominike "Domo" Stanton (CA) Sean Andrew Murray The mysterious infection doctors are calling "Cotard's Delusion" spreads, trapping countless souls in the Dreaming and leaving their physical bodies yearning for death. To handle her own case of the disease, Latoya decides to go on risky adventures, believing she'll feel alive the closer she gets to death, while her girlfriend Maggie tries to find a true cure. Meanwhile, in the Dreaming, Erzulie Dantor calls her war council of Shakpana, Turtle and Uncle Monday to find a way to take her sister-self's bayou and boat back to their realm. Shakpana, however, seems to be more interested in making his way back to the Waking World...
JUSTICE LEAGUE #13 DC COMICS (W) James TynionIV (A/CA) Guillem March It's on-the Totality will totally total the Multiverse! What could possibly go wrong when the Legion of Doom gets their hands on it? Plus, what is the connection between JUSTICE LEAGUE and the new BATMAN WHO LAUGHS miniseries from Scott Snyder and Jock?
JUSTICE LEAGUE #14 DC COMICS (W) James TynionIV, Scott Snyder (A) Stephen Segovia & Various (CA) Jim Cheung Let's take a trip to "Hawkworld" in part one of a new Totality-related storyline! Martian Manhunter, John Stewart and Hawkgirl avoided "Drowned Earth" with a detour to Thanagar-Prime: J'onn looks to tap into the ancient Martian mental database, GL struggles while practicing his new UV powers, and Kendra searches for answers about her connection to the Totality.
LUCIFER #3 (MR) DC COMICS (W) Dan Waters (A) Max Fiumara, Sebastian Fiumara (CA) Goni Montes Lucifer is in misery. No longer able to heal his broken body, escape seems further away than ever...until hope arrives in the form of a mad poet. Meanwhile: a tome of prophecy is found among the cookbooks, and a finger or two are lost down the side of the couch.
SUPERMAN #6 DC COMICS (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Joe Prado, Ivan Reis It's the moment you never thought you'd see-Superman must team with General Zod to defeat Rogol Zaar or risk banishment for all three in the cold prison of the Phantom Zone forever. Whatever you do, do not skip to the last page-the end of this issue changes the lives of Superman and his family forever as the Unity Saga continues!
STAR WARS ADVENTURES DESTROYER DOWN #2 (OF 3) IDW PUBLISHING (W) Scott Beatty (A) Derek Charm, Jon Sommariva (CA) Derek Charm Swallowed by the shifting sands of Jakku, the Imperial Star Destroyer Spectral has been lost for two decades, giving rise to rumors of hauntings and buried treasure. But an epic sandstorm has revealed the ruins of the starship, and renowned scavenger Rey now leads the race to claim whatever lies within!
Three-issue miniseries set during the days before The Force Awakens! Includes a backup story depicting the Battle of Jakku, revealing how the Star Destroyer Spectral met its fate during the last days of the Empire!
STAR WARS ADVENTURES #17 IDW PUBLISHING (W) Chris "Doc" Wyatt & Various (A) Valentina Pinto, Arianna Florean (CA) Valentina Pinto Welcome to the Resistance! In the time before The Force Awakens, this all-new adventure follows the fledgling Resistance as it begins to realize the growing threat of the First Order! Based on Star Wars Resistance, an exciting new animated series coming to Disney Channel this fall!
Ties into the new Star Wars Resistance animated show coming this fall to the Disney Channel! Written by Resistance show writers Chris "Doc" Wyatt and Kevin Burke! Plus, an exciting new Flight of the Falcon story!
RISE OF THE TMNT #4 10 IDW PUBLISHING (W) Matthew K. Manning (A/CA) Chad Thomas To catch a mutant kidnapper sometimes means... getting kidnapped?! When the Turtles lay a trap to lure their latest mystery villain out into the open, they find themselves biting off more than they can chew.
Overseen by show-runners Andy Suriano (Cosmic Scoundrels) and Ant Ward!
TMNT URBAN LEGENDS #8 IDW PUBLISHING (W) Gary Carlson (A/CA) Frank Fosco The search for Casey Jones' daughter continues, bringing to light new, startling truths. As the strain on the Turtles and their family grows, a determined Mikey takes matters into his own hands... but will he be able to escape a showdown with the mob?!
TMNT MACROSERIES #4 RAPHAEL IDW PUBLISHING (W) Kevin Eastman (A) Kevin Eastman, Ben Bishop (CA) David Petersen Raphael is pushed to his breaking point as he is separated from his brothers and forced to endure an onslaught from the nefarious Bishop unlike anything he has experienced in the past!
Oversized action from TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman, who scripts and does layouts, with inks by Ben Bishop! An important turning point for Raphael that will have long-lasting repercussions!
TMNT ONGOING #89 IDW PUBLISHING (W) Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (A) Dave Wachter (CA) Michael Dialynas Bah humbug! When Splinter forgets the true meaning of the holidays, it takes a visit from the Turtles of Christmas Past, Present and Future to remind him that nothing is as important as family.
A look into the past, present, and future helps Splinter see what matters most.
TRANSFORMERS HISTORIA IDW PUBLISHING (W) Chris McFeely (A) Various (CA) Kei Zama : The year was 2005. The treacherous Decepticons and their heroic Autobot counterparts descended upon the Earth and unleashed a new era of Transformers comics through IDW Publishing. Thirteen years and hundreds of issues later, that universe has come to a close. Join Transformers historian Chris McFeely on a guide distilling the past 13 years of publishing history and remember the masterful storytelling of the first IDW Transformers run.
Written and compiled by Chris McFeely, host of the popular and accessible Transformers: The Basics on YouTube! The perfect book for new readers to discover what they've been missing, lapsed readers to catch up, and old readers to remember all the good times!
TRANSFORMERS BUMBLEBEE GO FOR THE GOLD IDW PUBLISHING (W) James Asmus (A) Marcelo Ferreria (CA) Nicoletta Baldari There are a lot of things other Autobots can do that Bumblebee cannot-they drive faster, hit harder, fly! But if there's one thing Bee has over any of them, it's a bigger heart! When his team's in danger, Bumblebee comes to the rescue in this fun adventure that pits the Autobots against Starscream's evil Decepticons!
An exclusive story tying into the Transformers: Bumblebee-Win If You Dare original graphic novel, on sale now! More kid-friendly Bumblebee content just ahead of the new movie, out December 2018!
A one-shot adventure! Tying into the Transformers: Bumblebee-Win If You Dare original graphic novel, on sale now! More kid-friendly Bumblebee content just ahead of the new movie, out December 2018!
STAR TREK VS TRANSFORMERS #4 (OF 4) IDW PUBLISHING (W) John Barber, Mike Johnson (A/CA) Philip Murphy With the Enterprise disabled by the Klingon-Decepticon alliance, things look dire for Spck, Optimus Prime, and the landing team to save the day. But with the Autobots' help, can Captain Kirk come up with a solution to save the day from a massive Cybertronian threat?
The Transformers '80s cartoon series meets Star Trek: The Animated Series in a no-holds-barred Saturday morning mash-up for the ages!
X-MEN EXTERMINATED #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Zac Thompson & Various (A) Neil Edwards, More (CA) Geoff Shaw EXTERMINATION AFTERMATH! A Death in the Family! In the aftermath of Extermination, the X-Men mourn for their fallen brother, Cable. But no one is taking it harder than his adopted daughter, Hope Summers. Will Hope be able to cope with the loss, or will she be led down a dark path that she won't be able to return from? Only Jean Grey can save Hope from herself! Plus, celebrate the life of Nathan Summers with a story from his past by Chris Claremont! Rated T+
FANTASTIC FOUR #5 MARVEL COMICS (W) Dan Slott (A) Aaron Kuder & Various (CA) Esad Ribic SPECIAL 650th ISSUE SPECTACULAR! The wedding that's been years in the making...Ben and Alicia say "I do!" No bait. No switch. Not a dream. Not a hoax. And we swear, not a single Skrull around. This is really happening! From the book that brought you the first, best and longest running super hero marriage in comics, we give you...the wedding of Ben Grimm and Alicia Masters! Featuring an untold tale of the courtship of Ben and Alicia. A bachelor party that only Johnny Storm could throw. And a very special ceremony brought to you in the Mighty Marvel Manner. Rated T
FANTASTIC FOUR WEDDING SPECIAL #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gail Simone, Dan Slott (A) Laura Braga (CA) Carlos Pacheco Come and celebrate the impending nuptials of the Thing and Alicia Masters with a Ladies Night Out as only the First Family of Comics can do it! Guest-starring She-Hulk, Medusa, Crystal and more, it's the bachelorette party Alicia never expected-and one whose ribaldry will be interrupted by the arrival of a Surprise Super Villain! (And no, we don't mean Johnny Storm!) Meanwhile, the Thing has an unexpected meeting with his future father-in-law, the Puppet Master! Plus, Hembeck! The Fantastic Four family tree! And more! R.S.V.P. at your local comics retailer this December, and don't forget to kiss the bride! Rated T
X-FORCE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Ed Brisson (A) Dylan Burnett (CA) Pepe Larraz FROM THE ASHES OF EXTERMINATION! Cable is dead...and now, the original X-Force team of Domino, Cannonball, Shatterstar, Boom Boom and Warpath. must hunt down the murderer of their former leader! The mutant militia are hot for blood...but when their target is the time-traveling younger version of their fallen mentor, is there a line they absolutely cannot cross? And what does Deathlok have to do with all of it? From Ed Brisson (EXTERMINATION, OLD MAN LOGAN) and Dylan Burnett (COSMIC GHOST RIDER), comes an all-new, high-octane mutant adventure! A reckoning will come! Parental Advisory
SEASONS BEATINGS #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Latour It's the most wonderful time of the year! And certainly the most eventful, as this cast of Marvel heroes soon find out as they engage in wacky hijinks to save the holiday season! Rated T+
WINTER SOLDIER #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Kyle Higgins (A/CA) Rod Reis Bucky Barnes believes in second chances. Having escaped death, the loss of identity, and a life of murder, the man known as the Winter Soldier has worked hard to atone for his sins. But now...he's going to go one step further. What do you do when you've found redemption? You help others do the same. From KYLE HIGGINS (Nightwing, Power Rangers, C.O.W.L.) and ROD REIS (SECRET EMPIRE, DOCTOR STRANGE: DAMNATION, C.O.W.L.) comes the next chapter in the saga of the Winter Soldier. He's becoming a "fixer," working to help others leave behind lives of crime. It's Bucky's way of channeling his own pain in a productive, personal way...by helping others find the redemption that he found. However, as Bucky is going to learn, not all paths are the same...and not everyone can be "saved." Rated T+
DEFENDERS IMMORTAL HULK #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Al Ewing (A) Simone Di Meo (CA) Ron Garney "THE BEST DEFENSE" STARTS HERE! • Stephen Strange is dead. A charred skeleton in an abandoned barn on the edge of a deserted town. • Bruce Banner wants to know why. And he won't stop until he has the truth in his hands... • ...with or without THE IMMORTAL HULK. Rated T+
DEFENDERS NAMOR #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Carlos Magno (CA) Ron Garney "THE BEST DEFENSE" PART TWO! • The Monarch of the Oceans has declared war once more on the surface world in the pages of AVENGERS. And if this is a war that Namor means to win, he is going to need allies to stand beside him! • The Sub-Mariner's quest for a lost tribe of sea-dwellers carries him further than he ever thought possible-and to a reckoning both strange and wonderful! • And hey, what's up with that weird apparition in the sheet, anyway? Rated T+
DEFENDERS DOCTOR STRANGE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gerry Duggan (A) Greg Smallwood (CA) Ron Garney "THE BEST DEFENSE" PART THREE! • In a desolate, barren landscape, the Master of the Mystic Arts fights what may well prove to be his final battle-alone, unaided, friendless... • Except...what's in that bag that Stephen Strange is carrying with him? Rated T+
DEFENDERS SILVER SURFER #1 MARVEL COMICS (W/A) Jason Latour (CA) Ron Garney "THE BEST DEFENSE" PART FOUR! • Shall not the Judge of All the Earths do right? • Norrin Radd is not so certain. • But it falls to him who is the Silver Surfer to decide which planets will live...and which will feed the unending hunger of the world-devouring Galactus! • A single honest person can tip the balance...if only the Surfer can find one in time! • And the Train rolls on... Rated T+
DEFENDERS BEST DEFENSE #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Al Ewing (A) Joe Bennett (CA) Ron Garney "THE BEST DEFENSE" FINALE! • The lost Atlanteans. The Train. The bedsheet man. Dead Steve. The Stock Exchange of Souls. Trust us, it all makes sense. • In fact, it makes enough sense to destroy our entire solar system... Unless four very different heroes can come together to stop it. Rated T+
SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Christos Gage (A) Mike Hawthorne (CA) Travis Charest A SPIDER-GEDDON TIE-IN! Otto Octavius leaves the moniker of Doctor Octopus behind and once again becomes THE SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN! If you think you've already read the most intense and surprisingly heartbreaking Superior Spider-Man story, prepare to be wrong. Otto is going to prove to the world that he's the most effective and (to him at least) the best super hero in the world. But when a villain that overpowers him by so much shows up in San Francisco, there's no way Ock can win, right? Can you see Otto smirking from where you're reading this? Rated T
MILES MORALES SPIDER-MAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Saladin Ahmed (A) Javi Garron (CA) Brian Stelfreeze Balancing his normal life, school, parents, etc...and super-heroing has never been easy, but when the Rhino and a cadre of mysterious criminals start plaguing Brooklyn, things take a dark turn. And Miles doesn't even know the half of it yet. Eisner Award-winner Saladin Ahmed (BLACK BOLT) and Young Gun Javier Garrón (ANT-MAN & THE WASP) bring you the latest incarnation of the coolest character in the Marvel Universe! Rated T
SPIDER-FORCE #3 (OF 3) MARVEL COMICS (W) Priest (A) Paulo Siqueira (CA) Shane Davis A SPIDER-GEDDON TIE-IN! • Spider-Force is falling, one member at a time. • The Inheritor Verna will stop at nothing to get the Solus Crystal to bring her father back to life-and killing all of Spider-Force would be icing on the cake. • Will Jessica sacrifice everything to save the Multiverse? Rated T
SPIDER-GIRLS #3 (OF 3) MARVEL COMICS (W) Jody Houser (A) Genolet, Andres (CA) Yasmine Putri A SPIDER-GEDDON TIE-IN! • The Spider-Girls have found a way to turn the tide of Spider-Geddon! • First they'll need to fight past Inheritors Brix and Bora to rejoin the Spider-Army! • Then will the cure be worse for the Web of Life and Destiny than the Inheritors' disease? Rated T
SPIDER-GEDDON #5 (OF 5) MARVEL COMICS (W) Christos Gage (A/CA) Jorge Molina • The grand conclusion to the Spider-Event of 2018! • The Spiders have been split apart; they've been betrayed-and some have died. It's time for the final battle. • The end of the Spider-Verse is here. Rated T
PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #313 MARVEL COMICS (W) Sean Ryan (A) Juan Frigeri (CA) Philip Tan A SPIDER-GEDDON TIE-IN! • It's the end of the road for Peter Parker. • Morlun has returned and Peter's only ally, J. Jonah Jameson, is doing his best...but can it possibly be enough? Rated
SPIDER-GEDDON HANDBOOK MARVEL COMICS
The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe returns with an all-new collection of Spider-Man profiles just in time for SPIDER-GEDDON! Among the profiles are the heroic Spiderling (Annie Parker)! Spider-Girl (Ashley Barton)! The vile Inheritors! Spider-Punk! Spider-Man's sister, Teresa Parker! The Master Weaver! And more! Also featuring updates for Spider-Man (Parker), Miles Morales and two Scarlet Spiders! Plus: A guide to the Spider-Men across the Multiverse! Rated T
SPIDER-GWEN GHOST SPIDER #3 MARVEL COMICS (W) Seanan McGuire (A) Rosi Kampe (CA) Bengal A SPIDER-GEDDON TIE-IN! • As SPIDER-GEDDON rages on, Gwen Stacy of Earth-65 comes face-to-face with one of her deadliest opponents yet...THE GWEN GOBLIN! • Presented with yet another world that's lost a Gwen Stacy, Gwen-65 can't help but wonder if she's destined for doom and what that might mean for her family... Rated T
INFINITY WARS INFINITY WARPS #2 (OF 2) MARVEL COMICS (W) Sina Grace & Various (A) Garry Brown & Various (CA) Giuseppe Camuncoli With astonishing mental powers and a skeleton made of solid diamond, DIAMOND PATCH lives a life of violence and glamor! Plus, when the Chronogen Mists left KAMALA KANG forever changed, they set her on a course to becoming the teenaged conqueror of time! And finally, when their parents were killed as they got their powers, they swore revenge and became...THE PUNISHER PACK! Rated T+
INFINITY WARS FALLEN GUARDIAN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gerry Duggan (A) Andy MacDonald (CA) R. B. Silva In the stunning climax of INFINITY WARS, one of the Guardians of the Galaxy makes the ultimate sacrifice. Look back at the life of a fallen Guardian and the empty space they leave behind in what's left of the universe. Rated T+
INFINITY WARS SLEEPWALKER #4 (OF 4) MARVEL COMICS (W) Chad Bowers, Chris Sims (A/CA) Todd Nauck Lost in the Warped reality Requiem has left in her wake, Sleepwalker is desperately trying to save the Mindscape from being devastated by the chaos in Soul World. Can his warp vision even make sense of this madness? Rated T+
INFINITY WARS GHOST PANTHER #2 (OF 2) MARVEL COMICS (W) Jed MacKay (A) Jefte Palo (CA) Giuseppe Camuncoli When a dissident from the Martian-conquered future, Erik Killraven, threatens to overthrow Wakanda, the disgraced prince must wager what little is left of his soul to save his people! Rated T+
INFINITY WARS INFINITY #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Gerry Duggan (A) Mark Bagley (CA) Mike Deodato What comes AFTER infinity? Rated T+
UNCANNY X-MEN #4 MARVEL COMICS (W) Ed Brisson & Various (A) Pere Perez (CA) Elizabeth Torque X-MEN DISASSEMBLED CONTINUES! Just when things didn't look like they could get worse... The ride of the Four Horsemen of Salvation? The coming of X-Man? And...a return to the AGE OF APOCALYPSE? The weekly epic that threatens to leave the X-Men in tatters rolls on toward its explosive conclusion! Rated T+
UNCANNY X-MEN #5 MARVEL COMICS (W) Ed Brisson & Various (A) R. B. Silva (CA) Elizabeth Torque X-MEN DISASSEMBLED CONTINUES! Just when things didn't look like they could get worse... The ride of the Four Horsemen of Salvation? The coming of X-Man? And...a return to the AGE OF APOCALYPSE? The weekly epic that threatens to leave the X-Men in tatters rolls on toward its explosive conclusion! Rated T+
UNCANNY X-MEN #6 MARVEL COMICS (W) Ed Brisson & Various (A) Yildiray Cinar (CA) Elizabeth Torque X-MEN DISASSEMBLED CONTINUES! Just when things didn't look like they could get worse... The ride of the Four Horsemen of Salvation? The coming of X-Man? And...a return to the AGE OF APOCALYPSE? The weekly epic that threatens to leave the X-Men in tatters rolls on toward its explosive conclusion! Rated T+
UNCANNY X-MEN #7 MARVEL COMICS (W) Ed Brisson & Various (A) Pere Perez (CA) Elizabeth Torque X-MEN DISASSEMBLED CONTINUES! Just when things didn't look like they could get worse... The ride of the Four Horsemen of Salvation? The coming of X-Man? And...a return to the AGE OF APOCALYPSE? The weekly epic that threatens to leave the X-Men in tatters rolls on toward its explosive conclusion! Rated T+
MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #3 (OF 6) MARVEL COMICS (W) Donny Cates, Tini Howard (A) Damian Couceiro (CA) Geoff Shaw • Bruce was happy in his life. At peace. • But that was before the notes came every night. • Scrawled in a childlike hand. Driving him to seek out others like him. • The blind man. The law officer. The self-defense instructor. • Together, they must probe the very darkest parts of the soul on a quest for identity. • A mystery that can only be unraveled...a threat that can only be challenged...by Knights. Rated T+
MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #4 (OF 6) MARVEL COMICS (W) Vita Ayala, Donny Cates (A) Joshua Cassara (CA) Geoff Shaw • What has changed the world around them? • Who has taken their memories of who they were, and why? • And why are they all haunted by the same ghost? • Only one man can find the answers. A man who once ruled a nation! • But even with no homeland, no fortune and no weapons, T'Challa is still the most dangerous man alive! Rated T+
AVENGERS #11 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Ed McGuinness THE AVENGERS WORLD TOUR COMES TO A SHATTERING CONCLUSION! To deal with the fallout from last month's world-shaking issue #700, the Avengers organize an international super hero summit, gathering heroes from the most powerful nations on Earth. But no one was expecting the shocking new representatives of the United States. The world is about to become a far more dangerous place. Especially for the Avengers. Plus Hulk and Thor try to go on a date. Rated T+
IMMORTAL HULK #10 MARVEL COMICS (W) Al Ewing (A) Joe Bennett (CA) Alex Ross • Gamma Flight was too late. Shadow Base is infiltrated. Crusher Creel is damned. And the One Below All walks upon Earth. • Now, in the place he was born, the Immortal Hulk is the last thing standing between the world of the living... • ...and the GREEN DOOR. Rated T+
CAPTAIN AMERICA #6 MARVEL COMICS (W) Ta-Nehisi Coates (A) Leinil Francis Yu (CA) Alex Ross "WINTER IN AMERICA" CONCLUDES... ...with a shocking turn of events that will send the Star-Spangled Avenger's life into a sudden dramatic tailspin you won't see coming! Rated T+
MERRY X-MEN HOLIDAY SPECIAL #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Charlamagne Tha God & Various (A) Marco Failla & Various (CA) David Nakayama Twenty-five holiday tales of merry mutants, one for each day of December 1 through December 25! What does Magneto do for Hanukkah? What's Rogue and Gambit's first married Christmas like? Is Jubilee truly the master of navigating malls during the holidays? These questions and more are answered as all your favorite X-Men and more creators than you can shake a jingle bell at come together for a holiday celebration to last all month long! Rated T+
THOR #8 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Michael Del Mundo THE PRISON OF ANGELS! After waging war in Hel, Thor finds himself a prisoner of the fearsome warriors of Heven. Can even the intervention of Valkyrie and Thor's deadly sister Angela help him escape the unescapable prison of angels? Rated T+
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #11 MARVEL COMICS (W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Ryan Ottley • J. JONAH JAMESON has a new job as a shock jock, but is the world ready for a pro-Spider-Man JJJ? • More importantly, is Spider-Man ready? His post-secret-identity relationship with Jonah was already complicated, but this very public embrace may put him over the edge! • Spidey's definitely not ready for the Enforcers to come at him harder than ever! Rated T
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #12 MARVEL COMICS (W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Ryan Ottley • Turns out Spider-Man isn't the only one getting attacked, as JJJ himself is in deep trouble. BUT WHO IS ATTACKING HIM? • And what more will we learn about the mysterious bandaged figure circling Spider-Man?! Rated T
OLD MAN HAWKEYE #12 (OF 12) MARVEL COMICS (W) Sacks, Ethan (A/CA) Marco Checchetto BEYOND SIGHT! • HAWKEYE reaches the end of his quest... • ...as his sight fails him for good! • The final showdown and Hawkeye's last grasp for redemption-it's all here in the dramatic conclusion to 2018's breakout hit maxi-series! Parental Advisory
ASGARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #4 MARVEL COMICS (W) Cullen Bunn (A) Matteo Lolli, Natacha Bustos (CA) Dale Keown, Jason Keith ASGARDIANS UNDER ARREST! Just when Nebula falls within their grasp, the Asgardians of the Galaxy find themselves in hot water with the Nova Corps! And every second they're detained, Nebula comes closer to ruling the galaxy. What's a team of warriors and assassins to do? Rated T+
RETURN OF WOLVERINE #4 (OF 5) MARVEL COMICS (W) Charles Soule (A) Declan Shalvey (CA) Steve McNiven Can Logan handle the truth of what he's done? Parental Advisory
DEAD MAN LOGAN #2 (OF 12) MARVEL COMICS (W) Ed Brisson (A) Mike Henderson (CA) Declan Shalvey Mysterio means to set in motion the massacre at the crux of Old Man Logan's apocalyptic future timeline. But who is pulling his strings? The master of illusion's newest benefactors will surprise you! Parental Advisory
X-MEN RED #11 MARVEL COMICS (W) Tom Taylor (A) Roge Antonia (CA) Jenny Frison The X-Men have battled valiantly against their powerful psychic foe, Cassandra Nova, since the moment she framed Jean Grey for murder on the world stage. They have been hunted. They have been hated. And now...they can fight no more. Rated T+
STAR WARS HAN SOLO IMPERIAL CADET #2 (OF 5) MARVEL COMICS (W) Robbie Thompson (A) Leonard Kirk (CA) David Nakayama THE HUNTER AND THE HUNTED! • After spending a night in the brig, HAN SOLO is given one last shot at flight school... • Will Han be top gun, or will he crash and burn? • Crash and burn if one of his top competitors gets his way! This mysterious rival is ripped from the pages of CLASSIC STAR WARS COMICS! Rated T
STAR WARS SOLO ADAPTATION #3 (OF 7) MARVEL COMICS (W) Robbie Thompson (A) Will Sliney (CA) Phil Noto THE FASTEST SHIP IN THE GALAXY! • QI'RA is alive! But she's working for the ruthless gangster DRYDEN VOS, who forces HAN, BECKETT and QI'RA into an impossible heist. • But where will this trio find the fastest ship in the galaxy to make the dreaded KESSEL RUN? • Enter LANDO CALRISSIAN and the MILLENIUM FALCON! Rated T
STAR WARS AGE REPUBLIC DARTH MAUL #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jody Houser (A) Luke Ross (CA) Paolo Rivera RISE OF THE SITH! A living weapon of rage and bloodthirst, DARTH MAUL has stayed in the shadows of CORUSCANT waiting for his chance to strike against the JEDI ORDER! However, since tasting his first blood, the SITH lord struggles to contain his desire for destruction and questions the wishes of his methodically plotting master. Could Maul have had another path in life, or was he always fated to follow a dark road? Guest-starring DARTH SIDIOUS! Rated T
STAR WARS AGE REPUBLIC QUI-GON JINN #1 MARVEL COMICS (W) Jody Houser (A) Cory Smith (CA) Paolo Rivera JEDI ORDER...OR CHAOS? Considered one of the greatest Jedi Knights or the one who led them to their doom, maverick QUI-GON JINN is one of STAR WARS' most controversial heroes. The JEDI MASTER is known to bend the rules and it's gotten him into plenty of trouble with the COUNCIL. Now, in the face of a mission that goes awry, he's forced to confront his conflicting beliefs. What will Qui-Gon uncover about his loyalty to the Jedi vs his loyalty to the FORCE? Guest-starring MASTER YODA! Rated T
STAR WARS DOCTOR APHRA #27 MARVEL COMICS (W) Si Spurrier (A) Emilio Laiso (CA) Ashley Witter WORST AMONG EQUALS: PART TWO! • Rogue archaeologist DOCTOR APHRA has ten hours to cross a hostile megacity before the bomb implanted in her throat blows up. • No big deal, right? And even if there ARE, say, insane cops and bounty hunters on her tail-she's got a partner to help her! • (Unfortunately that would be TRIPLE ZERO: the astonishingly unpleasant murder droid who yearns to see her dead.) Rated T
STAR WARS #58 MARVEL COMICS (W) Kieron Gillen (A) Angel Unzueta (CA) Jamal Campbell "THE ESCAPE" - PART 3 • Is there romance in the air for Luke and Tula? • Is there romance in the air for HAN AND LEIA?! • Is there romance in the air between a bunch of stranded rebels and enormous ravenous monsters? • No. This last one is no. Rated T
STAR WARS DARTH VADER #25 MARVEL COMICS (W) Charles Soule (A) Giuseppe Camuncoli (CA) Giuseppe Camuncoli, Elia Bonetti FORTRESS VADER: FINALE! • The FORTRESS is complete. The door will be opened. • VADER finds everything he has ever desired. • THE DARK LORD gets everything he deserves. Rated T
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