We are at the official halfway point for 2019’s New Comic releases. And we’re only getting started! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- LOIS LANE #1 Set in Chicago! On the road and out of Metropolis-and carrying a secret that could disrupt Superman's life-Lois Lane embarks on a harrowing journey to uncover a threat to her husband and a plot that reaches the highest levels of international power brokers and world leaders. Critically acclaimed and best-selling author Greg Rucka and master storyteller Mike Perkins team up for a tale of conspiracy, intrigue and murder that pushes even Lois to her limits. ADVENTURE ZONE GN VOL 02: MURDER ON ROCKPORT LIMITED Hot on the heels of The Adventure Zone: Here There Be Gerblins, Murder on the Rockport Limited picks up the saga where volume 1 left off. We rejoin hero-adjacent sort-of-comrades-in-arms Taako, Magnus, and Merle on a wild careen through a D&D railroad murder mystery. This installment has a little of everything: a genius child detective, an axe-wielding professional wrestler, a surly wizard, cursed magical artifacts, and a pair of meat monsters. You know, the usual things you find on a train. SUPERMAN UP IN THE SKY #1 A 6-issue Superman mini-series written by Tom King!! Following a home invasion that ends in murder, Superman is put on the trail of a Metropolis mystery by Batman-but can even the Man of Steel discover the truth behind these tragic deaths, or their ties to the far-off world of Rann? --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- SEA OF STARS #1 Being a space trucker sounds like a cool job, but in reality, it can be boring as hell. So when recently widowed Gil gets a long-haul gig across the universe, he figures it's safe enough to bring his young son Kadyn along for the ride-that is, until their "big rig" gets bitten in half by a gigantic Space Leviathan! From the writing duo of JASON AARON and DENNIS HALLUM comes an intense, galaxy-spanning adventure that's suitable for fans of all ages! NO ONE LEFT TO FIGHT #1 They've saved the planet countless times, but what happens after the final battle has been won? Creators Aubrey Sitterson (The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling, G.I. Joe) & Fico Ossio (Spider-Man, Revolution) take inspiration from the legendary Dragon Ball to tell a story of regret, resentment, and growing older, one that asks, "What does a fighter do when there's no one left to fight?" DOOM PATROL WEIGHT OF THE WORLDS #1 All hail the Supreme Shape! Gerard Way and the World's Strangest Superheroes return! This issue finds the Doom Patrol facing off against the fanatical fitness fiends of planet Orbius and the Marathon Eternal! Meanwhile, Cliff Steele, formerly known as Robotman, must come to terms with his new body of flesh and bone...yet the real test turns out to be something far more frightening: his mom. SPACE BANDITS #1 Look-- it's ANOTHER Mark Millar comic. Thena Khole and Cody Blue are among the universe's most wanted felons. Each the leader of their own criminal ops, they run heists across the galaxies-hopping from ship to ship to fleece everyone inside. But when both women are betrayed by their crews, the bandits only have one thing on their minds: revenge. Definitely not KIM & KIM. AERO #1 Get ready for the English language debut of the first appearance of Aero, the high-flying Shanghaiese superheroine created by Zhou Liefen and Keng! And, Aero teams up with WAVE, Marvel's newest Filipina superheroine! What strange forces have turned the buildings of Shanghai into monstrous golems? --DON’T OVERLOOK-- DCEASED #3, IMMORTAL HULK #20, GREEN LANTERN #9, SAVAGE AVENGERS #3, HEATHEN #7, WALKING DEAD #193, and SHE SAID DESTROY #2. If this week is any indication, the back half of 2019 is going to blow your mind with comic-awesomeness!!
We can’t believe we’re listing New Releases for the end of June already! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #1 More like Spider-HAM annual! When Spider-Gwen's dimension-hopping web-watch falls into the wrong hands, it's up to everyone's favorite wisecracking web-slinger, the wily waddler known as SPIDER-HAM, to save the day! From the same creative minds that brought you INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE and Spider-Gwen creator JASON LATOUR! BTTM FDRS HC When a pair of bohemians descend upon a neglected working-class neighborhood in search of cheap rent, they soon discover something sinister lurking behind the walls of their new home. BTTM FDRS (pronounced "bottomfeeders") offers a vision of horror that is gross and gory in all the right ways. Funny, scary, and thought provoking, it confronts the monstrous forces that are displacing cultures in urban neighborhoods today. By Ezra Claytan Daniels and Ben Passmore. MARILYN MANOR #1 Where were you in '81? When the White House goes dark for 17 days in August, the president's spoiled daughter and her best friend Abe-who claims to be possessed by the spirit of Abe Lincoln-throw a rager at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, unearthing long dead historical figures and government secrets that are better off buried. Sex, drugs, rock 'n' roll séances, and secret passageways lead to time-bending mystical romps where past and present collide. But at what cost to Marilyn Kelleher, the world at large, and music television? STEEL CAGE #1 Three dazzling short "pilot" stories from AHOY's finest - and you get to vote on which series continues! In "Noah Zark" by Mark Waid and Lanna Souvanny, an alien boy is kidnapped into an interplanetary zoo-and becomes the protector of the animals. In "True Identity" by Tom Peyer and Alan Robinson, we learn what secret anguish drives the most beloved superhero on Earth! And Stuart Moore and Peter Gross's "Bright Boy" tells the grim tale of the world's smartest human and the havoc he leaves in his wake. TRANSFORMERS GHOSTBUSTERS #1 After years of civil war, the Autobots fled Cyberton, leaving their home planet in the evil clutches of Megatron and his Decepticons. Years later and millions of miles away, the Autobots pick up a Cybertronian distress signal from a mysterious planet called Earth. The ghostly signal shouldn't exist, and it'll bring Optimus Prime and his team-including brand-new Autobot ECTOTRON-face-to-face with... the GHOSTBUSTERS! WEATHERMAN VOL 2 #1 Nathan Bright has no memory of his alleged role in the terrorist attack that killed 18 billion people, but that isn't stopping him from trying to atone for the actions of his past self. Hunted by literally everyone in the galaxy, Nathan's quest for redemption takes him to the scene of the crime-where he discovers that Earth's not lifeless at all... it's monstrous! WOLVERINE EXIT WOUNDS #1 Chris Claremont, Larry Hama & Sam Keith REUNITE! He goes by many names... Patch...Weapon X...Logan...but most just call him THE WOLVERINE. Join Marvel's greatest storytellers for three brand-new untold tales of the X-Men's deadliest member. Blood, broads, and blades... you asked for it, bub! MY TEACHER IS A ROBOT From Jeffrey Brown! Fred does not want to go to school because it's boring. Especially since he thinks his teacher is a robot. If only Fred could imagine a way for his day to be more exciting... An inventively funny picture book that celebrates the boundlessness of a child's imagination and celebrates the teachers, families, and friends who get wrapped up in their fantastic worlds. CROW HACK SLASH #1 The crow flies. A soul is brought back. But something is wrong. Angeles Cero won't stop killing on her quest for revenge, and the bodies are piling up. Now, slasher hunter Cassie Hack and her monstrous partner Vlad are on the trail of the Crow Killer, assuming her to be one of the masked murderers they've hunted for years. --DON’T OVERLOOK-- BATMAN DAMNED #3, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #24, SPAWN #298, AVENGERS #20, ACTION COMICS #1012, and ASCENDER #3.And yes, X-MEN GRAND DESIGN X-TINCTION #2 is out THIS week. So many new comics and graphic novels to read! We’re so behind!!
Everything you think you know about the Man of Steel changes in… SUPERMAN YEAR ONE #1 From the burning world of Krypton to the bucolic fields of Kansas, the first chapter of SUPERMAN YEAR ONE tracks Clark Kent's youth in Kansas, as he comes to terms with his strange powers and struggles to find his place in our world. DC BLACK LABEL is proud to present the definitive origin of Superman as rendered by the legendary comics creators Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- USAGI YOJIMBO #1 Follow the adventures of rabbit ronin Miyamoto Usagi as he wanders Edo period Japan on his warrior's journey. In the start of this story, Usagi becomes embroiled in a puppet drama where the players are not quite what they seem! The start of an exciting new chapter in the epic ongoing saga of Usagi written, drawn, and lettered by comics legend Stan Sakai! PSI-LORDS #1 Who are the cosmic beings known only as the Psi-Lords? And how will they change the course of the Universe in this brand-new ongoing series? Four astronauts awake in an otherworldly prison with no memory of how they got there! What is their connection to the Psi-Lords? And how will they escape? LAB RAIDER #1 A pair of young vigilantes break into a black market laboratory where illegal tests are being run on animals. What at first seems like a simple rescue mission becomes more dangerous when they stumble on secret military experiments, discovering to their horror that the animals they sought to help have been turned into something different, something monstrous... and, once the cages are opened, the rescuers quickly become the prey of these weaponized beasts. NO ONES #1 The Bastions are superheroes at the height of fame and fortune-their brand has captured the world... and corrupted their souls. When they accidentally kill a man and cover up the crime to save their reputation, their corruption becomes a curse that erases their very existence. --DON’T OVERLOOK-- BATMAN #73, DAREDEVIL #7, ASSASSIN NATION #4, LITTLE BIRD #4, UNCANNY X-MEN #20, A WALK THROUGH HELL #11, and CAPTAIN AMERICA #11. The official start of summer + New Comics! Sounds perfect to us!