Naomi, Cheryl, Liv and Charlie are just a few of the names of characters appearing in brand new comics this weeks, as well as Buffy. And they’re waiting for you to meet them! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- NAOMI #1 When a fight between Superman and Mongul crashes into a small Northwestern town, Naomi begins a quest to uncover the last time a super-powered person visited her home-and how that might tie into her own origins and adoption. Writers Brian Michael Bendis, David Walker and breakout artist Jamal Campbell follow Naomi's journey that will take her to the heart of the DC Universe and unfold a universe of ideas and stories that have never been seen before. BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #1 This is the Buffy Summers you know, who wants what every average teenager wants: friends at her new school, decent grades, and to escape her imposed destiny as the next in a long line of vampire slayers tasked with defeating the forces of evil. But her world looks a lot more like the one outside your window, as we go back to the beginning where the critically acclaimed pop culture phenomenon Buffy The Vampire Slayer is reimagined under the guidance of series creator Joss Whedon. --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1 The universe is on fire. Hundreds of worlds are at war. Never has there been such hatred and division across the cosmos. And in spite of all this, Thanos of Titan is still dead...or is he? Now, more than ever, the cosmos need the Guardians of the Galaxy...but in the aftermath of the Infinity Wars, who is left to answer the call? Featuring every cosmic super hero in the known universe by the THANOS WINS creative team of Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw! AVANT-GUARDS #1 Giant Days meets Check, Please, from the creator of Heavy Vinyl! Welcome to the Georgia O'Keeffe College of Arts and Subtle Dramatics, an historically all-female school whose population is decidedly more drama geek than jock. Liv, aspiring actor and basketball enthusiast, doesn't understand why she can't be both, but she seems alone in that belief... until Charlie. Charlie is a recent transfer, a star basketball player, and the answer to all of Liv's problems. She’ll stop at nothing to get Charlie to join the ragtag group of misfits that make up their fledgling basketball team. BLOSSOMS 666 #1 Brand New Series! Cheryl and Jason Blossom are a pair of seemingly normal kids in Riverdale. They're wealthy, popular and likeable-but they also harbor a deep, dark secret-one of the Blossom Twins is the Anti-Christ. Both want the title, and no one in Riverdale is safe. Written by Cullen Bunn. CRYPT OF SHADOWS #1 For Marvel's 80th Anniversary we've gone into the vaults to bring back some classic titles from the Marvel of yesteryear...but maybe some vaults should stay closed! Something terrifying has broken free and crawled forth from one of the most terrifying corners of Marvel-dom, the CRYPT OF SHADOWS! Prepare for terror! The shadows are deeper than you think, and horrors lurk within... OLIVER #1 Award-winning screenwriter GARY WHITTA (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, The Book Of Eli) teams with celebrated artist DARICK ROBERTSON (Transmetropolitan, HAPPY!, The Boys) for a new take on a literary classic-with a futuristic twist. OLIVER re-imagines Charles Dickens' most famous orphan as a post-apocalyptic superhero fighting to liberate a war-ravaged England while searching for the truth about his own mysterious origins. --DON’T OVERLOOK-- BATMAN #63, UNCANNY X-MEN ANNUAL #1,SHAZAM #2, GRUMBLE #3, KAIJUMAX SEASON 4 #4, IMMORTAL HULK #12, JUSTICE LEAGUE #16 and FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD SPIDER-MAN #2. See you soon!
Hey, Kids— New Comics! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- SUPERMAN #7 It's the start of Brian Michael Bendis' second story arc and it's the shocking return of the son of Superman! A year spent traveling the stars changed Jon Kent. Are parents Clark and Lois ready for the all-new, all-different Superboy? Secrets are revealed, a new look debuts and Superman's world is changed forever! We're really digging Bendis' take on the Man of Steel! FARMHAND VOL 01 Written and drawn by CHEW's Rob Guillory! Jedidiah Jenkins is a simple farmer. But his cash crop isn't corn or soy. He grows fast-healing, highly-customizable human organs. For years, Jed's organic transplants have brought healing to many, but deep in the soil of the Jenkins Family Farm something sinister has taken root. Today this dark seed will begin to sprout, and the Jenkins family will be the first to taste its bitter fruit. Collects FARMHAND #1-5. --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- BLACK WIDOW #1 Natasha Romanoff was trained to kill. For years now she's tried to overcome that programming, to side with the angels. And where'd that get her? Killed by one of the few true friends she allowed herself to have. Now she's back from the dead, angry as hell and finding those better angels harder and harder to hear. Jen and Sylvia Soska weave a web of vice, violence and vengeance that will net Natasha the biggest bad men she's ever faced...or put her back in the ground for good. INVADERS #1 CAPTAIN AMERICA. THE HUMAN TORCH. THE WINTER SOLDIER. NAMOR. They fought in WORLD WAR II together as THE INVADERS. But now NAMOR is the enemy, a global threat more powerful than ever. His deadly plans are as deep and far-reaching as the ocean and REVELATIONS about his past could THREATEN the MARVEL UNIVERSE! It's up to his old teammates to stop him, but what chance do they have against the man who knows their every move? MARVEL COMICS PRESENTS #1 Three titanic tales celebrating the first decade of Marvel stories! First - an all-new tale of the man they call the Wolverine begins in the 1940s! Then comes Captain America, the first Avenger of World War II still fighting for freedom today! And finally, the untold tale of Namor and the atom bomb! --DON’T OVERLOOK-- IRONHEART #2, AMAZING SPIDE-MAN #13, GIDEON FALLS #10, DETECTIVE COMICS #996, CONAN THE BARBARIAN #2, BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #2, and WICKED + DIVINE #41. Comics are always there for you.
2019, you’re spoiling us already! Look at these wonderful New Releases! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED— CRIMINAL #1 Hot off their bestselling series KILL OR BE KILLED and their original graphic novel MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES, crime comic masters ED BRUBAKER and SEAN PHILLIPS finally return to their most-demanded title-as a new MONTHLY SERIES! In this double-sized (at no additional cost!) debut issue, Teeg Lawless is back in town. But he finds himself in more trouble than ever, thanks to his delinquent teenage son-and this time, fists and bullets may not be enough to solve his problems. FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD SPIDER-MAN #1 Spider-Man is the worst neighbor EVER! There are always crazy villains and property damage and drama and...and he CATCHES the villains. And he tries to fix the damage and he helps carry your groceries and actually that property damage keeps the rents down. Superstar writer TOM TAYLOR and rising art star JUANN CABAL give you the most local Spider-Man ever! YOUNG JUSTICE #1 When the nightmare dimension known as Gemworld invades Metropolis, DC teen heroes reunite to deal with the situation-but they're shocked to discover the battle may be the key to the return of Conner Kent, a.k.a. Superboy! This mix of fan favorites and new legacy heroes will be the center point for some of the biggest goings-on at DC! By Brian Michael and Patrick Gleason! CAPTAIN MARVEL #1 As Captain Marvel, Carol Danvers has spent months in space protecting Earth from alien threats big and small, but now it's time for Earth's mightiest hero to come home. New York City has never looked so good. But every re-entry comes with the unexpected, and Carol is about to hit a whole lot of unexpected. Written by Kelly Thompson!! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— GUNNING FOR HITS #1 Set in the shady New York City music scene of the mid-80s, GUNNING FOR HITS stars Martin Mills, a record company talent scout with an inscrutable past. Follow Martin as he attempts to sign a rock band that'll conquer the world in this music business crime thriller written by music producer JEFF ROUGVIE (David Bowie, Big Star) with art by MORITAT. WEB OF VENOM UNLEASHED #1 From the illustrator of the blockbuster series of the summer comes the next epic installment in the WEB OF VENOM - a journey from the symbiote's perspective through Eddie's old haunts in San Francisco. It might not like what it finds... --DON’T OVERLOOK— BATMAN #62, DIE #2, MILES MORALES #2, AVENGERS #12, GREEN LANTERN #3 and BLACKBIRD #4. And there are so many Young Reader Graphic Novels this week, too! Comics for Everyone, Every Day!
Starting the New Year off the best way possible—with New Comics! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- CONAN THE BARBARIAN #1 Robert E. Howard's creation returns to Marvel Comics, in an epic tale as only Jason Aaron and Mahmud Asrar could bring you! Conan's travels have brought him to the far reaches of the unkown, from his birthplace in Cimmeria to the kingdom of Aquilonia and all in between. As his fighting prowess allows him to carve his way through life, so too does it attract the forces of death! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- WOLVERINE LONG NIGHT #1 Following a string of mysterious deaths in Burns, Alaska, Special Agents Sally Pierce and Tad Marshall arrive to investigate. They soon find there's more going on than meets the eye... Marvel's hit scripted podcast, "Wolverine: The Dark Night," comes to life on the page! Chilling twists and turns, brought to you by the original author of the podcast, Benjamin Percy, and the art talents of Marcio Takara! MAN WITHOUT FEAR #1 Daredevil is gone, but Hell's Kitchen is still a place of heroes and villains. Foggy Nelson, the Defenders, the many loves of Matt Murdock, the Kingpin, and a mysterious Guardian Devil will all learn what it means to live in a world without a Daredevil. And without a Daredevil to protect it, has hell come for his city? Who is The Man Without Fear?! CHAMPIONS #1 The Champions have gone global! The team has seen explosive growth under Ms. Marvel's leadership, with super-powered members ready to answer the call in a dozen different countries. They're saving people and improving lives across the planet while they inspire the next generation... but something sinister lurks beneath the surface of their expanded mission. It's a dark secret that could destroy the team and everything they stand for! --DON’T OVERLOOK-- HEROES IN CRISIS #4, IMMORTAL HULK #11, ARCHIE #701, ACTION COMICS #1006, WALKING DEAD #187 and UMBRELLA ACADEMY HOTEL OBLIVION #4. Here’s hoping your New Year’s Resolutions include plenty of New Comics and Graphic Novels.