The end is nigh! HARROW COUNTY #30 brings us closer to its end. KILL OR BE KILLED #18 brings us closer to its end. GRASS KINGS #14 brings us even closer to its end. INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #599 brings us, uh, closer to its end (for now). “No Surrender” ends in AVENGERS #690 and THANOS ANNUAL #1 is the end of Donny Cates' run on the title. And then there are these, which are as far away from their ends as can be: THE PRISONER #1 The cult TV series comes to life in a brand new comic series written by Peter Milligan. This new series transports readers back to the mysterious village where everyone is a number! But not me-- I am a free man! Hahahahahahahaha!! HUNT FOR WOLVERINE #1 It's like a snipe hunt, but the real quarry is your wallet. Just as the X-Men have finally come to terms with Logan's death, they learn a terrible secret. Old wounds will be re-opened, truths questioned, and an epic quest begun. ALIENS DUST TO DUST #1 The Trono colony on LV-871 is under attack. Emergency evacuations are ordered. Evac shuttles are taking off. All twelve-year-old Maxon and his mom have to do is make it to the spaceport. Except between them and it are . . . Aliens! A terrifying coming-of-age story by master storyteller Gabriel Hardman. BLACK AF WIDOWS & ORPHANS #1 In a world where only black people have superpowers, what price do they fetch on the black market? Anansi and Hoodrat investigate a human trafficking ring that will take them across the globe and bring them face-to-face with dark pasts of abuse, child soldiers, and families torn apart. DEEP ROOTS #1 Roots, once suffocating under cement, tear through the streets of London to throttle buildings. Vegetable homunculi hold up banks with automatic weapons. There is a green and blooming world beyond our own, fighting back against the human pollutant. DAMNED VOL 02 ILL GOTTEN Sure it's volume 2, but it collects issues #1 - #5 of the current series. In a prohibition-era world where demonic entities pull the strings that make the crime families dance, Eddie is a mortal with two things working for him. First of all, he can't die. Well, he can and does, quite often, but he doesn't stay that way long. Second, Eddie runs the Gehenna Room, a nightclub with a strict "no demons allowed" policy. Highest possible recommendation. Comics for everyone, every day! Until they end…
This is a week for the record books—the first ever single issue comic book series makes it issue #1000! And we’ll have it for sale at 12:01am on Wednesday! It’s… ACTION COMICS #1000 Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute to the comic that started it all! From today's explosive action to a previously unpublished tale illustrated by the legendary Curt Swan to the Man of Tomorrow's future-this very special, oversized issue presents the best of the best in Superman stories! 9 different art covers! Also available this week: SKYWARD #1 One day, gravity on earth suddenly became a fraction of what it is now. Twenty years later, humanity has adapted to its new low-gravity reality. And to Willa Fowler, a woman born just after G-day, it's...well, it's pretty awesome, actually. You can fly through the air! I mean, sure, you can also die if you jump too high. So you just don't jump too high. And maybe don't stumble into a dangerous plan to bring gravity back that could get you killed.... BE PREPARED GN Vera is sure she's found the one place she can fit in, but Russian summer camp is far from what she imagined. And nothing could prepare her for all the "cool girl" drama, endless Russian history lessons, and outhouses straight out of nightmares! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! WASTED SPACE #1 Billy Bane is a prophet who got it all wrong, and the galaxy has been burning ever since. All he wants is to waste away in the darkest corner of space with his best pal Dust, a supercharged Fuq bot. But when a new prophet comes calling, Billy is summoned to save the galaxy he's at least partially responsible for destroying. Too bad he couldn't care less. Michael Moreci and Hayden Sherman have thrown Philip K. Dick in a blender with Preacher. HER INFERNAL DESCENT #1 Any good mom would march through the inferno of HELL to get her family back. Unable to cope with the burden of grief, a middle-aged mom descends the nine circles of hell to retrieve her forsaken family. Guided by the ghosts of William Blake and Agatha Christie, this no-nonsense mother journeys deep into a bizarre underworld filled with celebrity sinners, surreal landscapes, and absurd tasks. SURVIVAL FETISH #1 Downtown Honolulu is a sniper alley, and Saheer runs it better than anyone. He's a local celebrity for transporting medicine and information across a no-man's land occupied by militias and street gangs. But what people say about you is never the full story, and when the cheers die out Saheer is left with just his anxieties... and his secrets. Comics for everyone, every day!
If you have any money left over after C2E2, we’re more than willing to take it off your hands --er, out of your wallet! Perhaps we can interest you in CAPTAIN AMERICA #700, GIDEON FALLS #2, DETECTIVE COMICS #978, OBLIVION SONG #2, UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #31, DODGE CITY #2, and perhaps some of these new lovelies: DOMINO #1 The product of a failed super-soldier program, Neena Thurman always made her own luck as the sharpshooting mercenary known as Domino... but what happens when her own powers betray her? The hunter becomes the hunted as every mercenary in the game smells blood in the water! EXILES #1 When a mysterious threat begins eating away at the fabric of the Multiverse, the Unseen - the man once known as Nick Fury who now can only observe Earth from a lofty post on the moon - must recruit a champion to save it. But she can't do it alone. Who will join Blink's new team - and can they ever go home again? Written by Saladin Ahmed!! IMMORTAL MEN #1 There is a secret history to the DC Universe of heroes who have protected humanity from the shadows since the dawn of time...and who can live forever. Enter the Immortal Men! ROBOCOP CITIZENS ARREST #1 It's been decades since the RoboCop program first began. Corporations have taken over the schools and the government.and law enforcement is the biggest private contract of all. Traditional police forces no longer exist as all citizens are encouraged, and rewarded, to spy on their neighbors. There is only one authority on the streets: Robocop. CRUDE #1 Killers once feared Piotr Petrovich. Now, they've sent his son home to him - in a body bag. Haunted by his failures, Piotr journeys across Russia to learn what type of man his son really was, while hunting the bastards who killed him. And once Piotr finds them, they will learn to fear him once more... BROTHERS DRACUL #1 The legend of Vlad the Impaler is the stuff of nightmares. But what turned him into such a depraved killer? The truth lies in his teenage years, when Vlad and his brother Radu learned many things-archery, riding, the art of combat, matters of court...and how to stalk and slay vampires. Written by Cullen Bunn. Comics for everyone, every day!
We know you’re probably saving some money for C2E2, but there are some really great books coming out this week, too! ISOLA #1 *RECOMMENDED* The captain of the Royal Guard has fled the capital city with the Queen of Maar, suffering under the effects of an evil spell. Captain Rook's only hope of returning Queen Olwyn to her throne and saving the kingdom from impending war lies on an island half a world away-a place known in myth as Isola, land of the dead. ORACLE YEAR HC NOVEL *RECOMMENDED* From bestselling comic-book franchise writer Charles Soule comes a clever and witty first novel of a twentysomething New Yorker who wakes up one morning with the power to predict the future. When an unassuming Manhattan bassist named Will Dando awakens from a dream one morning with 108 predictions about the future in his head, he rapidly finds himself the most powerful man in the world. REDLANDS VOL 01 *RECOMMENDED* A mysterious and bloodthirsty matriarchal force runs the town of Redlands, Florida, and in order to stay on top, sacrifices must be made. Someone is intent on removing these women from the top of the food chain, and he's ready to unleash their darkest secret but has seriously underestimated the lengths the townspeople will go to protect the new order of things. (300) XERXES FALL OF HOUSE OF DARIUS #1 Frank Miller returns to the world of 300 with this sprawling historical epic! Persian King Xerxes sets out to conquer the world to avenge his father Darius's defeat and create an empire unlike anything the world has ever seen . . . Until the hardy Greeks produce a god king of their own, Alexander the Great. SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #1 A brand new Sonic The Hedgehog series from a new publisher! After defeating the evil Dr. Eggman's latest plot, Sonic is racing around the world to shut down the robotic Badnik forces that are still attacking villages. But it's a big job for one person-even Sonic the Hedgehog! Fortunately, he'll have some help from his best friend: Tails! ANALOG #1 Five years from now: the security of the internet has been totally destroyed. Secrets are no longer sent over the web, they're entrusted to armed couriers called "Ledger Men," like human punching-bag Jack McGinnis. He's got a gun in one hand and a briefcase handcuffed to the other. Danger lurks around every corner, and Jack has to watch his back-because he had a part in the cyber attack that changed the world. CURSE OF BRIMSTONE #1 Joe Chamberlain would do anything to save his small, forgotten town-even make a deal with the devil. But things get worse, and Joe finds himself cursed with the power of BRIMSTONE. With the power of fire and destruction coursing through his hands, Joe must now track down and destroy the demon he made his deal with before the power he now wields destroys the town he was trying to save. Comics for everyone, every week!