Welcome to a wonderful week of New Comics, filled with wonder! Double the wonder of a normal week!! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— BLACK STARS ABOVE #1 The year is 1887 and a storm brews. A young fur trapper flees her overbearing family only to get lost in a dreamlike winter wilderness that harbours a cosmic threat. A chilling historical cosmic horror tale of survival. DOLLHOUSE FAMILY #1 (JOE HILL'S HILL HOUSE COMICS LINE) The dollhouse isn't just Alice's favorite toy...it's her whole world and Alice learns she can enter the house to visit a new group of friends, straight out of a heartwarming children's novel: the Dollhouse family. But while they welcome her with open arms, in the real world, her family life is becoming much more complicated...and deep within the Dollhouse's twisting halls, the black room waits, with an offer to Alice. The house can fix all this, the black room says. All she has to do is say the words... ELFQUEST STARGAZERS HUNT #1 Skywise, the stargazer elf who thought he knew everything about Cutter, discovers how mistaken he was. That, combined with a tragic accident involving his daughter Jink, sends Skywise on a quest of his own, from the elves' ancestral Star Home through uncharted space, and back to the World of Two Moons. FALLEN ANGELS #1 Psylocke finds herself in this new world of Mutantkind unsure of her place in it... but when a face from her past returns only to be killed, she seeks help from others who feel similar to get vengeance. Cable and X-23 join Kwannon for a personal mission that could jeopardize all Mutantkind! FAMILY TREE #1 When an eight-year-old girl literally begins to transform into a tree, her single mom, troubled brother, and possibly insane grandfather embark on a bizarre and heart-wrenching odyssey across the back roads of America in a desperate search for a way to cure her horrifying transformation before it's too late. Written by Jeff Lemire! FAR SECTOR #1 N.K. Jemisin makes her comic book debut with artist Jamal Campbell as they thrust you into a sci-fi murder mystery on the other side of the universe! For the past six months, newly chosen Green Lantern Sojourner "Jo" Mullein has been protecting the City Enduring. The city has maintained peace for over 500 years by stripping its citizens of their ability to feel. As a result, and murder is nonexistent. And suddenly... murder. FOLKLORDS #1 Ansel embarks on his Quest to find the mysterious Folklords, hoping they can explain his visions...but looking for the Folklords is punishable by death. What will Ansel risk to find out about the world he has never truly belonged in? By Matt Kindt and Matt Smith. MORBIUS #1 For years, Nobel Prize winning biologist Michael Morbius has been struggling to cure himself of his vampirism, and now, for the first time in years, one may be within reach! But the path to it is littered with dangers and worse! PUNISHER SOVIET #1 Garth Ennis is writing the Punisher again! A dozen Russian mobsters lie dead at the Punisher's feet and he wasn't the one who pulled the trigger. If you know Frank Castle, you know this doesn't necessarily set his mind at ease. Who is in New York City decimating the Russian mob and can it be long before they come into conflict with Frank? TALES FROM THE DARK MULTIVERSE BLACKEST NIGHT #1 What could be blacker than the Blackest Night? This time, the Black Lanterns win! Now, 23 days after the apocalypse, witness the rise of Sinestro as the Limbo Lantern! Trapped between life and death as a White and Black Lantern, Sinestro seeks to save the universe-or end his miserable life-once and for all! -- This is the final week of DAWN OF X #1’s. Which titles will you keep buying?
Oh, November… your threats of snow can’t dampen our excitement for this week’s New Releases! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- NEW MUTANTS #1 Written by Jonathan Hickman! The classic New Mutants (Sunspot, Wolfsbane, Mirage, Karma, Magik, and Cypher) get together with a few new friends (Chamber, Mondo) to seek out their missing member and share the good news... a mission that takes them into space alongside the Starjammers! LEGION OF SUPER HEROES #1 Welcome to the 31st century! The greatest lineup of heroes in comic book history returns with new, fresh, and reader-friendly stories! Eisner Award-winning writer Brian Michael Bendis reteams Ryan Sook! Why have the Legion of Super-Heroes broken the cardinal rule of the United Planets and inducted Jon Kent, a.k.a. Superboy, into the Legion? What are they hiding? And what does it have to do with Aquaman's long-lost trident? UNDISCOVERED COUNTRY #1 Scott Snyder and Charles Soule team up with artist Giuseppe Camuncoli embark on an epic adventure in a brand-new ongoing series. The near future, an unknown nation that was once the United States of America, shrouded in mystery after walling itself off from the rest of the world without explanation 30 years ago. When a team seeking a cure for a global pandemic breaches U.S. borders, they quickly find themselves in a struggle to survive this strange and deadly lost continent! NOVEMBER HC VOL 01 One phone call for help and all hell breaks loose for three strangers connected by bad luck, a twist of fate, and a gun in a puddle of rain. In the middle of a dense criminal underworld, these strangers' lives collide on one fateful and bloody night in this epic graphic novel thriller by MATT FRACTION and ELSA CHARRETIER. --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— LOCKE & KEY DOG DAYS Two new stories by creators Joe Hill & Gabriel Rodriguez-"Nailed It" and "Dog Days"-plus a behind-the-scenes tease of the coming TV series! SPIDER-MAN & VENOM DOUBLE TROUBLE #1 Prepare to see Spidey and Venom as you never have before: as begrudging... buddies? It's fun of the freaky variety this time around, as an unexpected mind-swap sets Spidey and Venom in each other's bodies! But WHO swapped them, and why?! From Mariko Tamaki and Gurihiru! X-FORCE #1 X-Force is the CIA of the mutant world-one half intelligence branch, one half special ops. Beast, Jean Grey and Sage on one side, Wolverine, Kid Omega and Domino on the other. In a perfect world, there would be no need for an X-Force. We're not there...yet. B B FREE #1 b.b. free broadcasts her underground radio show from her remote swamp community, and she has no idea she's actually the chosen one. It's been over a hundred years since the Plague That Ate Greed wiped out half the population, and it's the only world that b.b. has ever known. But when b.b. rebels against her overbearing father, she realizes that everything she believes in could be a lie. DRAGONFLY & DRAGONFLYMAN #1 This prequel to The Wrong Earth follows gritty vigilante The Dragonfly and his innocent, campy counterpart Dragonflyman, before they became trapped on each other's Earths! Can two versions of the satanic Devil-Man corrupt both of their souls? GREEN LANTERN BLACKSTARS #1 What has Hal Jordan done? No Green Lanterns can be found patrolling their space sectors...and not a single power ring lights the darkness. Across the universe, once-familiar faces now wear a different uniform and enforce a new type of galactic law. The Green Lantern Corps is dead-long live the Blackstars! HEIST HOW TO STEAL A PLANET #1 Welcome to planet Heist! It's the cutthroat capital of the entire Nehring System, home to billions of the worst men and women in the galaxy. The Pan-Galactic government has no idea what to do with the planet, but conman Glane Breld and his band of thieves know exactly what to do with Heist-they're going to steal it. It's Ocean's Eleven in space! MAGICIANS #1 Long after Quentin Coldwater has graduated from Brakebills, Dean Fogg welcomes the first class in Brakebills history to include hedge magicians. As two student bodies clash to prove their superiority, everyone at Brakebills is forced to take a side - not realizing a new threat has targeted them all! INFECTED KING SHAZAM #1 Spinning out of the events of Batman/Superman and "Year of the Villain," it's the tale of a hero whose soul has been turned black, and who has something to prove to the old guard. Buckle in for Shazam's journey to punch a bunch of so-called "gods" in the face and show the establishment exactly what the future looks like. --DON’T OVERLOOK-- DOCTOR DOOM #2 (#1 was SO GOOD!!), BATMAN #82, DIE #9, BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #9, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #33, and LOIS LANE #5! A little snow? A little cold? Bring it! These New Comics are worth it!!
It’s the final New Comics Wednesday of October and it’s a 5th Wednesday of the month, too! That’s when everyone puts out some pretty fun stuff! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- BASKETFUL OF HEADS #1 This is the story of June Branch, a young woman trapped with four cunning criminals who have snatched her boyfriend for deranged reasons of their own. Now she must fight for her life with the help of an impossible 8th-century Viking axe that can pass through a man's neck in a single swipe-and leave the severed head still conscious and capable of supernatural speech. Each disembodied head has a malevolent story of its own to tell, and it isn't long before June finds herself in a desperate struggle to hack through their lies and manipulations... From horror master Joe Hill! EXCALIBUR #1 The Otherworld is rocked by war! It is a new era for mutantkind as a new Captain Britain holds the amulet, fighting for the Kingdom of Avalon with her Excalibur at her side - Rogue, Gambit, Rictor, Jubilee...and Apocalypse. JOKER KILLER SMILE #1 The Eisner-nominated creative team of Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino (GREEN ARROW, Gideon Falls) reunite for a psychological horror story where nothing is as it seems, your eyes can't be trusted and Mr. Smiles is waiting behind the basement door. Wait, who's Mr. Smiles...? --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— FANTASTIC FOUR GRAND DESIGN #1 The bestselling GRAND DESIGN franchise continues with Marvel's First Family, brought to you by critically-acclaimed cartoonist TOM SCIOLI (GODLAND, TRANSFORMERS VS. GI JOE) in the sole-authorship tradition made famous by ED PISKOR! Join the Watcher and witness how it all began... SANDMAN UNIVERSE SPECIAL HELLBLAZER #1 He's a nasty piece of work, chief...ask anybody. DARK MULTIVERSE DEATH OF SUPERMAN #1 The Dark Multiverse takes on the highest-selling comic book event of all time-the Death of Superman! In a broken world much like our own, Lois Lane, twisted by rage and grief, becomes the Eradicator and takes revenge on those who let Superman die, and the corrupt world he could never defeat. Now, with the power of a god, she's going to end the battle by any means necessary...and the Reign of the Supermen will be over before it begins! CHRONONAUTS FUTURESHOCK #1 Mark Millar's CHRONONAUTS returns with FUTURESHOCK, as time-traveling physicists Corbin Quinn and Danny Reilly attempt to conquer the future with their new machine-The Timehawk. A little older but none the wiser, the best friends return for their biggest mission yet! And, all 4 issues are released at once! --DON’T OVERLOOK-- HARLEEN #2, SFSX SAFE SEX #2, INVISIBLE KINGDOM #6, DARK MULTIVERSE DEATH OF SUPERMAN #1, MARVEL ZOMBIES RESURRECTION #1, DC GHOSTS #1, and DCEASED #6! Comics! The Best is still yet to come!