AVENGERS #682 LEG MARVEL COMICS (W) Mark Waid & Various (A) Sean Izaakse (CA) Mark Brooks NO SURRENDER Part 8 One Avenger will gamble everything to save thousands - and the odds aren't in his favor! The Challenger reveals his ace in the hole, and Jarvis awakens from a mysterious coma long enough to cry four chilling words: "It's all a lie!" Rated T+
PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #300 LEG MARVEL COMICS(W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Adam Kubert (CA) Marcos MartinMOST WANTED Part 4 An oversized anniversary epic, told the only way your pre-eminent pals in the Spidey-Office know how - in the Mighty Marvel Manner! For weeks, the Tinkerer has been launching a campaign against his do-gooder brother, the Mason, and Spidey's nearly met his maker more than once trying to stop their sibling rivalry! With a little help from a tech-heavy team of Marvel heroes, Spider-Man takes the fight directly to Tinkerer! But Tinkerer's got tech of his own...and it's out of this world! Rated T
STAR WARS DARTH VADER #12 MARVEL COMICS (W) Charles Soule (A) Giuseppe Camuncoli (CA) Elia Bonetti An expensive bounty has been put on Vader's head! Who would dare try to challenge the Dark Lord's place in the Empire?
ACTION COMICS #998 DC COMICS (W) Dan Jurgens (A) Brett Booth, Norm Rapmund (CA) Will Conrad "BOOSTER SHOT" part six! Escape from Planet Zod! Superman and Booster Gold must escape to travel back to the present, where the life of the captured Sam Lane hangs in the balance
DOOM PATROL JLA SPECIAL #1 DC COMICS (W) Steve Orlando, Gerard Way (A) Dale Eaglesham (CA) Clay Mann "MILK WARS" finale! As RetCo's foundation shatters, the Young Animal teams come together with the Justice League and even more DC Universe heroes to finish the job. The only problem is, Milkman Man and RetCo still stand in their way. To right reality, the heroes of Young Animal and the DC Universe will have to unlock an outrageous power never before seen on any world! This mind-blowing conclusion will establish new realities for all of the DC's Young Animal titles. Look for the return of Cave Carson, Shade and Mother Panic next month.
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #25 DC COMICS(W) Steve Orlando (A) Miguel Mendonca, Dexter Vines (CA) Mikel Janin NEW LIFE AND DEATH" part one written by Steve Orlando with art by Miguel Mendonca and Dexter Vines. Batman has returned following the Queen of Fables saga, proud of how the team has grown. But there's one more mission he needs to complete. Along with Black Canary, he travels to the world of Angor, home of the Extremists, to help rebuild the world without the influence of the mad dictator Lord Havok. But when he learns what's happening, will Lord Havok punish Canary and Batman for their actions?
GI JOE VS SIX MILLION DOLLAR MAN #1 IDW PUBLISHING (W) Ryan Ferrier (A) S. L. Gallant (CA) John Cassaday The greatest American heroes go face-to-face with the most dangerous living weapon... Steve Austin! Hacked by COBRA, the Six Million Dollar Man has the G.I. JOEs in his bionic targets as the fate of world peace hangs by a thread and Cobra Commander holds the world's infrastructure in his venomous clutches! • A cross-company crossover like no other, where 80's nostalgia meets modern-day mayhem! • Kung Fu Grip or a Bionic Eye?! Now you can have both!
OPTIMUS PRIME #16 IDW PUBLISHING (W) John Barber (A/CA) Kei Zama The Falling, Part 2: The arrival of Onyx Prime throws Cybertron into chaos-because he hasn't come alone. Onyx's treacherous companion forces Soundwave to finally make a choice: is Optimus Prime a friend... or foe?
OPTIMUS PRIME ANNUAL 2018 IDW PUBLISHING (W) John Barber (A/CA) Priscilla Tramontano THUNDERCRACKER IN: STARSCREAM: THE MOVIE! The good news: somebody finally gave Thundercracker money to make a film. The bad news it's Starscream, and he wants a biographical picture to win over the people of Earth. Will Thundercracker stand by his principles or... well, no, he makes the movie.
ASTONISHING X-MEN #8 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Charles Soule (A) Paulo Siqueira (CA) Mike Deodato A MAN CALLED X Part 2• One of the most terrifying adversaries the X-MEN have ever faced has returned.• CHARLES XAVIER may have made the greatest mistake of his life. • Still reeling from their narrow escape from the SHADOW KING and the loss of a crucial ally, how will the mutant heroes face an enemy with the power to remake the world? Rated T+
AVENGERS #681 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Al Ewing & Various (A) Aaron Kim Jacinto, Mike Perkins (CA) Mark BrooksNO SURRENDER Part 7Who is Voyager? Valerie Vector, the forgotten founding Avenger, tells all! And a fan-favorite Avenger returns to the fold as the stakes in the battle for Earth become clear!Rated T
DEADPOOL VS OLD MAN LOGAN #5 (OF 5)MARVEL COMICS(W) Declan Shalvey (A) Mike Henderson (CA) Declan Shalvey• Deadpool and Old Man Logan are back at it for one more try at saving a new Omega-level mutant named Maddie.• But Maddie wants to take on evil weapon-manufacturer Gen Form all on her own.• She may not need any man...• ...but Wade and Logan have never been big on listening! Parental Advisory
BATMAN #41 DC COMICS(W) Tom King (A/CA) Mikel Janin "EVERYONE LOVES IVY" part one! Mikel Janin returns to BATMAN for a brand-new epic! Pamela Isley's influence can spread as far as vegetation will allow, putting the whole world at her fingertips. Can Batman and Catwoman stand their ground against an entire planet of Poison Ivys?
BATMAN SINS OF THE FATHER #1 (OF 6) DC COMICS(W) Christos N. Gage (A/CA) Raffaele Ienco Based on the acclaimed videogame series from Telltale Games, this new digital-first comic tells the story of events between the first and second seasons. Someone is killing people associated with Arkham Asylum during the time Thomas Wayne was forcibly committing people there. Suspicion falls on the families suing Bruce Wayne to pay for the harm caused by his father. Batman has other ideas, but his investigation leads to him becoming the target of a deadly assassin.
BATMAN TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES II #4 (OF 6) DC COMICS(W) James TynionIV (A/CA) Freddie Williams II With Bane, Bebop, Rocksteady and the entire Foot Clan pumped up on Venom, the odds are severely stacked against Batman and the Turtles. All looks lost until Master Splinter steps in-only to fall victim to the treacherous Bane! The heroes on the half-shell live to fight another day, but at what cost? Donnie thinks he has a plan for victory, but Batman warns against it.
KONG ON PLANET OF APES #4BOOM! STUDIOS(W) Ryan Ferrier (A) Carlos Magno (CA) Mike Huddleston The armada completes their treacherous journey and Kong is revealed to Ape City.
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #42 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Dan Slott, Hein, David (A) Cory Smith (CA) Alex Ross• Searching for answers about a mysterious voicemail from her late husband, Ned Leeds, Betty Brant finds herself in the midst of a mafia conspiracy that stretches back decades! • Convinced that Ned is alive and trying to help her solve the case, Betty enlists the help of the Amazing Spider-Man to get to the truth...• ...and the ENFORCERS want a word with both of 'em!• Also includes a short Spidey story by Broadway playwright David Hein (Come From Away)! Rated T
AVENGERS #680 LEG WWMARVEL COMICS(W) Mark Waid & Various (A) Aaron Kim Jacinto (CA) Mark Brooks NO SURRENDER Part 6Wonder Man and Beast team up in a desperate attempt to save Jarvis, while the Avengers reel from the crushing loss of one of their own. Rated T+
OLD MAN HAWKEYE #2 (OF 12) LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Sacks, Ethan (A/CA) Marco ChecchettoAN EYE FOR AN EYE Part 2• HAWKEYE makes his first move toward his final mission...• But WHO is he after, and WHAT have they done to warrant such a hunt?• Clint better be careful if he wants to stay one step ahead of the marshal on his tail-a FAN-FAVORITE villain you won't want to miss in the Wastelands of OLD MAN HAWKEYE! Rated Parental Advisory
STAR WARS THRAWN #1 (OF 6)MARVEL COMICS(W) Jody Houser (A) Luke Ross (CA) Paul Renaud One of the most cunning and ruthless warriors in the history of the Star Wars Universe, Grand Admiral Thrawn is back with a six-issue miniseries about how he became one of the most feared military tacticians in a galaxy far, far away. Written by Jody Houser (ROGUE ONE ADAPTATION) and drawn by Luke Ross (STAR WARS: DARTH MAUL, STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS ADAPTATION), follow the comic adaptation of Timothy Zahn's New York Times best-selling novel about Thrawn's rise in the Imperial ranks! Rated T
DARK KNIGHTS RISING THE WILD HUNT #1DC COMICS(W) Scott Snyder & Various (A) Doug Mahnke & Various (CA) Doug MahnkeContinued from the pages of the bestselling DARK NIGHTS: METAL! The Dark Knights ride through the farthest reaches of the Multiverse to track down the unlikeliest of teams: The Flash, Cyborg, Raven and Detective Chimp. The mission: keep these heroes from completing their desperate quest to save all of existence! Plus, Challengers' Mountain crackles with dark energy that will release an army of the world's worst nightmares into the streets of Gotham City! This one-shot also answers the question: Where are the Metal Men? And who is the latest addition to the team? FOIL-STAMPED COVER RATED T+
DETECTIVE COMICS #974DC COMICS(W) James TynionIV (A) Jesus Merino (CA) Guillem March "KNIGHT'S FALL"! Can Tim Drake piece his dreams back together after Batwoman's fateful decision, or will the Gotham Knights go their separate ways?
SHADE THE CHANGING GIRL WONDER WOMAN SPECIAL #1DC COMICS(W) Cecil Castellucci, Magdalene Visaggio (A) Mirka Andolfo, Sonny Liew (CA) Frank Quitely"MILK WARS" part three! Shade has been split into multiple parts, each representing a different mood, all in service to the perfect and beautiful Wonder Wife. But Happy Shade is starting to sense that not all is right in Wonderland, and she finds something strange staring back at her on the other side of the looking glass! Plus, part three of the Eternity Girl backup story!
KICK-ASS #1 CVR A ROMITA JR (MR)IMAGE COMICS(W) Mark Millar (A/CA) John RomitaKICK-ASS IS BACK-ready to wipe out the city's criminal lowlives, destroy its gangs, and save its communities from decay. But there's a new face beneath the old mask, a new figure wearing that famous green and yellow spandex. Who is this new vigilante superhero? Who can fill Dave Lizewski's shoes? WHO IS THE NEW KICK-ASS? Find out in the first issue of this new, ongoing monthly series. Comic book legends MARK MILLAR and JOHN ROMITA, JR. reunite for the next chapter of the greatest superhero comic of all time.
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #795 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Dan Slott (A) Mike Hawthorne (CA) Alex Ross THREAT LEVEL RED Part 2 IS THERE A DOCTOR IN THE HOUSE?! • Spidey pays the Sanctum Sanctorum a visit looking for a consult from the Master of the Mystic arts, Doctor Stephen Strange...• ...but finds himself face-to-face with the Master of Mischief and new Sorcerer Supreme - LOKI LAUFEYSON! • And he's even MORE charming than in the movies! Don't believe us? Read this one and find out for yourself!Rated T
AVENGERS #679 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Mark Waid & Various (A) Aaron Kim Jacinto (CA) Mark Brooks NO SURRENDER Part 5THE AVENGERS WEEKLY EPIC CONTINUES! Who is the Challenger? What is at stake in his grudge match with the Grandmaster? And when the two of them clash, can the Earth survive the destruction they unleash? Rated T+
INFINITY COUNTDOWN ADAM WARLOCK #1 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Mike Allred (CA) Aaron Kuder ADAM WARLOCK IS BACK! Reborn from the realm of the dead, Adam has come seeking the Soul Stone...and the truth about what it did to Him! His guide through this Infinity Quest is none other than...Kang the Conqueror?!? Be there as Adam begins down the dark trail sure to lead him into the heart of the mystery of the Infinity Stones...Rated T+
X-MEN RED #1 LEGMARVEL COMICS(W) Tom Taylor (A) Mahmud A. Asrar (CA) Travis Charest The Hate Machine Part 1THE FIRST SENSATIONAL ARC OF AN ALL-NEW TEAM OF X-MEN STARTS HERE!JEAN GREY is back! Returned to a world she doesn't recognize, the First Lady of the X-MEN gathers an unlikely team - NIGHTCRAWLER, NAMOR and LAURA KINNEY (A.K.A. ALL-NEW WOLVERINE) - to face an evil that threatens to tear down XAVIER's dream by any means necessary! Rated T+
BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #5 (OF 8)DC COMICS(W/A/CA) Sean Murphy Jack's mind and body begin to betray him as he prepares for an inevitable showdown with Batman, and Bruce himself struggles to keep his team united. As the game gets tougher, Batman seeks counsel from a shocking source-and after Wayne Manor is infiltrated, a car chase for the ages aims to curb Napier's supercriminal crew once and for all.
MOTHER PANIC BATMAN SPECIAL #1DC COMICS(W) Jody Houser, Magdalene Visaggio (A) Ty Templeton, Sonny Liew (CA) Frank Quitely "MILK WARS" part two! Mother Panic has discovered a Gotham City transformed. What happened to her family and friends? And who moved into Gather House, the religious school that scarred Mother Panic as a young girl? It's Father Bruce, the orphan millionaire who decided to give back to society by filling the deep demand for sidekicks. So many Robins in need of a nest! Plus, part two of the Eternity Girl backup story!
SUPERMAN #40 DC COMICS(W) James Robinson (A) Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza (CA) Viktor Bogdanovic "SUICIDE PLANET" part one! Far away in a distant solar system, a world stands on the brink of destruction, much as Krypton did so many years ago. As Superman and son venture off into space to help, an unexpected adversary stops our heroes dead in their tracks: these people wish to die.
30 DAYS OF NIGHT #3 (OF 6) IDW PUBLISHING(W) Steve Niles (A) Piotr Kowalski (CA) Ben Templesmith Shortly after a mysterious stranger arrives in Barrow, Alaska, the power goes out and the town falls into darkness. But having no electricity is the least of Barrow's worries, because new strangers are approaching... and they are very hungry. The reimagining of 30 Days of Night continues in an all-new and all-horrifying direction!
TRANSFORMERS LOST LIGHT #14 IDW PUBLISHING(W) James Roberts (A) Brendan Cahill (CA) Jack Lawrence MACGUFFIN QUEST! The Scavengers have never had it so good. The war is a receding memory, their patchy service records have been forgotten, and the five of them can roam the galaxy as they please. All's well that ends well? Not quite. Because unbeknownst to Krok and Co., their next adventure... will be their last.
TRANSFORMERS VS VISIONARIES #2 (OF 5) IDW PUBLISHING(W) Magdalene Visaggio (A/CA) Fico Ossio Virulina, leader of the Darkling Lords, has discovered that the Transformers are vulnerable to magic-and now she's using that weakness to try and gain control of Cybertron and wipe them out! Leoric and Ironhide team up to stop her, but quickly find themselves facing not only the Darkling Lords, but all of New Prysmos itself!