It’s Spring! It’s Summer! It’s Spring! It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 5/24/2017!

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Batman and Xenos work on the Secret Sanctuary while the Ray and Vixen perform community outreach.  It’s not all fun and games for DC’s newest superhero team, as the Atom and Killer Frost face off against the Terrorsmith ,while Lobo and Black Canary come to blows in a casino caper!  It’s all capped off in Justice League of America #7 with a moment fans have been waiting for since DC Universe: Rebirth!
Batgirl races to free Burnside from Ethan’s plot…but has Burnside already changed too much to be saved?  Even if she manages to save the day, will Barbara ever be able to truly go home again?  “Son of Penguin” concludes in Batgirl #11!
The battle with the evil entity that’s been lurking under El Paso for thousands of years reaches its penultimate chapter with Blue Beetle #9!  Jaime Reyes has wanted nothing more than to rid himself of the scarab on his back.  In order to save his city, his family and his friends, he must decide whether to become Blue Beetle again-only this time, the change will be permanent!
Both Superman and the Revenge Squad must traverse the deadly Black Vault in a race against time to reach General Zod in Action Comics #980!  Amanda Waller’s secret Kryptonian weapon reveals himself to the world, but Cyborg Superman and Eradicator move in to recruit him.  Tying directly into the events of this month’s Suicide Squad issues-  no matter who wins in this epic showdown, it spells certain doom for the Last Son of Krypton!

IDW’s Saucer State #1 is the sequel to and the conclusion of the Hugo Award nominated Saucer Country.  She was abducted by aliens!  Now she’s the President!  She’s going to use the power of that office to find out what really happened.  Will they let her?  It’s House of Cards does The X-Files.  It’s a bulletin from the brightest timeline.  She will break the world to find who hurt her!  New readers can start here!

Image’s Dying and the Dead is back after a very long hiatus!  We look back on the glory days of the Colonel and crew as they chase a lost artifact through the burning ruins of a fallen city in conquered Japan.  The best new book of the year picks up in The Dying and the Dead #4, The Good Old Days.
Also from Image is Samaritan Veritas #1!  A woman with a vendetta decides she’s going to take down the largest military contractor in the world and has the means and a plan that just might work.  How do you bankrupt one of the richest, most technologically advanced and successful companies in the world?  You steal all their research and give it away to everyone.  Can she survive long enough to pull it off with the entire U.S. government trying to kill her?

On a scarred landscape, two otherworldly armies prepare to battle one last time, vying for control of a massive tower named from an ancient language no longer permitted to be spoken.  One army is led by a primeval force named Babel, whose goal is singular: to breach “Heaven” no matter the cost.  The only thing standing in his way is a gray-haired barbaric warrior, filled with rage and regret, a man who sees this battle as his last chance for redemption.  Enter Tama: A 12-year old girl on the crest of a hill overlooking the battle, who has just become humanity’s only hope!  The last in an ancient line of mystics who protect the Earth, she has foreseen this battle and knows millions will perish if she’s unable to stop it.  Now Tama and her ragtag team of malcontents – Ninjak, Shadowman and Punk Mambo – must somehow defeat an elder god hell bent on piercing the heavens.  Valiant’s next big event is here with Rapture #1!

Groot is back in his own Marvel solo series!  When the Guardians of the Galaxy get caught in a wormhole, a smaller-than-normal Groot is separated billions of light-years away from the team.  Falling to a planet below, Groot discovers he is on an entirely alien and unknown world full of strange creatures and societies.  Seriously underdeveloped and with nobody who can understand him, Groot will need to make the journey to the center of this world and find the way back to his family.  Groot is smaller and better than ever in I Am Groot #1!
Having narrowly escaped an assassin, Peter Quill has crash-landed on a desert planet.  There, he finds a small town that’s terrorized by a mean, old varmint.   Not willing to take any bullies lying down, Peter has to rally the townspeople to stand up for themselves.  It turns out there’s more to this town than meets the eye!  Don’t miss out on Star-Lord Annual #1!

It’s time for the Secret Empire Breakdown!

Secret Warriors #2- When Karnak reveals what he believes to be S.H.I.E.L.D.’s true motivation for imprisoning the Inhumans, Quake finds a new sense of direction for her mission…
Mighty Captain Marvel #5- The Chitauri fleet has nearly reached Earth space and it’s up to Captain Marvel to stop it.  Taking on an entire armada of alien spacecraft is a tall order for Carol and the crew of Alpha Flight Space Station!
•Steve Rogers Captain America #17- In Cap We Trust!  Steve Rogers does a television interview as the Hydra Supreme!  Everyone should be interest in the things he has to say.

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

Eddie Brock and the Venom symbiote have been reunited, and they’re web-slinging their way around New York again!  Featuring a host of Venom creators from the character’s near 30-year history, this  monstrous anniversary spectacular welcomes guest artist Tradd Moore for an oversized and brutal main story, and a lethal story, featuring fan-favorite creators David Michelinie and Ron Lim, reunited!  With questions still lingering about how the symbiote was separated from Flash Thompson, and what lies in its future now that it’s reunited with Eddie Brock, Venom #150 is one issue from Marvel you can’t afford to miss!

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Treat Yourself to a Morning Break, it’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 5/17/2017!

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DC’s Trinity is trapped in the Justice League Watchtower, and there’s a traitor in their midst!  No one is what they seem as our heroes fight back against their own home turf!  “All Along the Watchtower” starts in Trinity #9!
You’ve seen her story begin to unfold in prior issues…who in the world is Bat-Fan, and why does she think Harley Quinn must die to save existence itself?!  “Future Kill” starts a whole bunch of time traveling goodness in Harley Quinn #20!
Beleaguered by ceaseless conflict with the surface world and rising frustration with their outsider king, the people of Atlantis take steps to depose Arthur from his throne.  Of course he won’t let go without a fight!  The next major movement of the Aquaman saga begins here in Aquaman #23!
As Green Arrow discovers the Ninth’s Circle’s true plan for Seattle, so too does Oliver Queen learn the truth about his family’s ancient role in the city’s coming destruction.  Shocking secrets are laid bare as the biggest Green Arrow story ever drives toward its epic conclusion!  Do not miss out on Green Arrow #23!
There’s a covert action team out in the wild, and I.O. has proof of it for the first time.  This changes everything!  The woman who tipped the first domino in this cascade of secrets and lies is on the run. The other great power of the hidden world is on the scene.  Henry Bendix is noticing things from on high, and that doesn’t bode well for I.O., Angela Spica or the planet.  The storm is building in Wild Storm #4!

Dynamite’s epic that will redefine the Gold Key heroes continues!  The year is 2025, Turok has gone missing ,and Magnus is good and worried. When even a time traveling mission to confer with Doctor Spektor and the creature once known as Solar don’t yield any answers, Magnus must brave the unknown to track the missing hero down in Sovereigns #1!  Plus: An all-new Magnus backup by Kyle Higgins and Jorge Fornés that sets the stage for next month’s big announcement!

Jim Mahfood debuts his first new creator-owned work in years with the glorious return of Grrl Scouts #1 from Image Comics!  Join Gwen, Daphne, and Rita as they reunite for a pulse-pounding psychedelic adventure through the streets of Freak City.  This first issue is stuffed to the gills with an action-packed story, bonus art, soundtrack, sketchbook, and behind-the-scenes artwork!  Plus, a variant cover by the one and only Skottie Young!

Dr. Noah Burstein, the man who made Luke Cage into the unbreakable hero he is today, is dead.  When Luke goes down to New Orleans for the funeral, he finds The Big Easy to be pretty difficult.  Mysterious billionaires, a woman with a secret, amped-up gangs and a shadowy figure all lead Luke to the conclusion that there’s more to his father-figure’s death than meets the eye.  He’s looking for answers, and it’s a bad day for anyone in his way!  Marvel brings back Power-man in Luke Cage #1!
The Xavier Institute for Mutant Education and Outreach has opened its doors and is ready to foster the next generation of heroes and diplomats!  This time around, the X-Men recognize an unfortunate truth: not all mutants are created equal.  Some mutants are not made to fight Sentinels or serve as ambassadors on behalf of their kind.  Some mutants will just be lucky to survive another day in a world that hates and fears them.  And who better to mentor mutantkind’s lovable losers than perpetual sidekick Jubilee?  Will Jubilee and the misfits survive the experience?  Find out in Generation X #1!
Black Bolt’s secret is revealed in Royals #3!  Journey back through time to discover the hidden histories of the House of Boltagon…and forward to the far future, to solve the mystery of “The Last Inhuman”!

It’s that time again!  Along with Marvel’s big event comes tie-ins!  This is the Secret Empire Breakdown!

•Secret Empire #2- Shrouded in darkness, plagued by the minions of Baron Mordo and cut off from all assistance, The Defenders and Doctor Strange struggle to save the lives of the innocent people consigned to this hell on Earth!  Will Dagger prove to be the key to stopping this nightmare?

•Ultimates Squared #7-  As Steve Rogers makes his move, the Ultimates find themselves on the wrong side of his plans.  With an existential threat in control of Earth, Galactus might be their last hope…but the Lifebringer has problems of his own!

•U.S. Avengers #6- Steve Rogers shoots to kill, and A.I.M. is the target!  As Roberto Da Costa’s dreams come crashing down, can the U.S.Avengers stay in one piece?  Plus: Are they actually going to kill Cannonball?

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

Nothing lives forever, be it man, god, or empire, but that doesn’t mean you have to go quietly.  Join us as Lucifer refuses to fiddle while the Roman Empire burns.  Image Comics’  critically acclaimed Wicked + Divine inevitably vandalizes history as it turns to the Sack of Rome with The Wicked + The Divine 455 A.D. One -Shot!  Showcasing the epic art of André Lima Araújo, this special is not included in the forthcoming fifth volume of The Wicked + The Divine!

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The Free Comic Book Day Dust has Settled, it’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 5/10/2017!

The Joker’s Child would like to thank our customers and staff, for our biggest and best FREE comic book Day ever. We hope everyone had a great time!

 

This is the Monday Update!

 

An all-new Young Animal miniseries begins in Bug The Adventures of Forager #1!  DC’s Young Animal celebrates Jack Kirby’s centenary with this new six-issue miniseries, and who better to tackle this task than the Eisner Award-winning Allred clan!  Featuring scripts by Lee Allred, art by Michael Allred and colors by Laura Allred!  Forager is just one of the Hive before he breaks out of his cocoon and finds himself in a mysterious house in an unknown realm. There he meets all kinds of strange creatures: a ghostly girl, a talking teddy bear and otherworldly weirdos that have literally jumped out of his worst nightmares!
After getting shot out of the sky by the Bow of Ra, the Dark Trinity finds itself stranded and separated in the war-torn country of Qurac.  While Artemis squares off against her long-forgotten foe responsible for the Bow of Ra’s disappearance, Bizarro comes across a group of innocent refugees looking for a savior.  Meanwhile, Red Hood faces a crisis of conscience when he’s forced to relive the trauma of his own death and comes face to face with his greatest enemy-himself!  “Who is Artemis” continues in Red Hood and the Outlaws #10!
Trapped in the Phantom Zone, Supergirl and Batgirl must face the Phantom King to escape!  What deadly team is Emerald Empress building, and what does it have to do with the future of the Girl of Steel?  “Escape from the Phantom Zone” begins in Supergirl #9!
Driven to extreme measures by the globe-spanning conspiracy known only as the People, Amanda Waller has done the unthinkable: made General Zod a full-fledged member of Task Force X!  His first mission?  Destroy the Annihilation Brigade, the People’s own, much deadlier version of the Suicide Squad!  Don’t mis “Earthlings on Fire” in Suicide Squad #17!

 

It is a time before civilization.  On the brink of carving out victory in the most violent battle of his life, Gilad Anni-Padda suffers a devastating injury.  He awakens weeks later in a strange land, nursed back to health but with no memory of his past.  A tribe has shown him compassion in an age of cruelty, and he will return their gift in kind.  Now the real violence will begin in Eternal Warrior Awakening #1!  Robert Venditti leads a celebration of the Eternal Warrior’s 25th anniversary here with the second of four stand-alone specials honoring the most famous Valiant tales ever told!

 

Kaare Kyle Andrews proudly presents Renato Jones Season Two #1 from Image Comics!  Mysterious vigilante Renato Jones showed the One% that, for all their money, for all their power, they are not untouchable.  Now they’re pushing back, and the resulting class warfare may be more than even Renato can handle.  When full-time villains control the whole world, the only hero who can take on the job is self-employed…a Freelancer.
A.D. #3 finally makes its way to our shelves!  Jonah Cooke is on the run from a future he helped create, a future where death has been genetically cured.  Yet he’s finally come to accept that no matter how long he lives, he’ll never escape his past.  Now he’s done the one thing that may put everyone left alive in jeopardy.  The shocking conclusion of the sci-fi epic by two of comics’ most acclaimed creators is here!

 

How else would Marvel celebrate a small milestone issue like Deadpool #30?  Deadpool goes to space!  Things aren’t great in Deadpool’s life recently, but he thinks he might know a solution…one found in the inky blackness of deepest, darkest outer space!  Man, when Deadpool gets away from it all, he doesn’t fool around!  This issue features one massive 80-page story by Gerry Duggan and Mike Hawthorne, taking Deadpool to the edge of the Marvel Cosmos and back!  It’s practically an OGN!
It’s a dirty universe out there, even when you’re not regularly mistaken for trash-foraging vermin, and it’s about to get dirtier in Rocket #1!  He thought his paws were clean, that he was on the up-and-up.  Then an old flame swam back into his life, and he was back in the game… the heist game.  If you need a safe cracked, a vault busted ,or a score taken…ask for Rocket.  Just don’t call him a raccoon.
Rebel pilot and rogue archaeologist wander side by side into the darkest shadows of the galaxy as Luke Skywalker reluctantly teams up with Doctor Aphra in the one-shot, Star Wars The Screaming Citadel #1!  The Doctor makes Luke an offer he can’t afford to pass up…one that leads him to a very rare gathering at the heart of the infamous Screaming Citadel.  Will Luke find what he’s looking for?  Can Aphra be trusted?  Or will they both wind up victims of the Citadel’s Queen?
Another original Marvel manga is adapted into English for the first time in Zombies Assemble #1!  Time and again, the Avengers have assembled to save the Earth from destruction, but they’ve never had to face a threat as gruesome and undead as this one!  Now, Earth’s Mightiest Heroes must fight to contain an outbreak of horrifying zombies and stop them from spreading across the Earth!  Not all of the Avengers will escape uninfected…
Captain America has been revealed to be an agent of Hydra – and he’s coming after Inhumans!  S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson, a.k.a. Quake, wants no part of Hydra, so she goes underground, teaming up with Ms. Marvel, Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur, Karnak and Inferno ,to set things right  for the Inhumans, but also for the entire country!  Secret Warriors #1 is one part coming-of-age story, one part spy-thriller, all action and all heart! Don’t miss the next (and final?) generation of Inhumans as they take the Marvel Universe by storm!

 

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

 

Cullen Bunn brings us a new series from Image!  Regression #1 is a tale of supernatural terror and intrigue unlike any horror comic you’ve ever experienced.  Adrian is plagued by ghastly waking nightmares. To understand and possibly treat these awful visions, Adrian reluctantly agrees to past life regression hypnotherapy. As his consciousness is cast back through time, Adrian witnesses a scene of horrific debauchery and diabolism. Waking, he is more unsettled than before, and with good reason-something has followed him back! Adrian descends into a world of occult conspiracy, mystery, reincarnation, and insanity from which there is no escape!

 

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Get Ready because Free Comic Book Day is Here! It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 5/3/2017!

Free Comic Book Day is this Saturday May 6th!  We will be open from 11am- 6pm, so stop by at anytime! We always keep the line moving as fast as possible and Batman will be here to keep you company along with many other characters!  Feel free to dress up and have fun because that’s what the day is all about!  Oh and obviously Free Comics!  These comics are printed specifically for this day and this day only!  Everyone will receive the main Marvel and DC books along with your choice of pre-bagged FCBD Comics!  

What about the new comics coming out this Wednesday?

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The co-creators of DC’s Bane make a triumphant return to the character, with a twelve-issue series that will push him to the limit!  Bane is seeking to create a global criminal empire with the help of his original gang, Bird, Trogg, and Zombie.  The Man Who Broke The Bat moves beyond Gotham to find new cities to conquer and new enemies to crush in Bane Conquest #1!  He won’t stop until he stands at the top of the world of crime!
The all-new prequel to the highly anticipated Injustice video game begins in Injustice 2 #1!  Original Injustice writer Tom Taylor continues the story from the hit series Injustice: Gods Among Us.  Superman is imprisoned, and it’s up to Batman to put the world back together.  With Superman’s iron-fisted regime eliminated, other forces rise up to fill the void, and Batman doesn’t have a lot of allies left to help stop them!
In the wake of his fiancé’s death, Jericho seeks revenge against the suspected murderer-his own father!  Was Deathstroke truly responsible for Etienne’s demise?  If not, who could have committed such a nefarious crime?  It’s a Wilson family affair as Slade, Joseph and Rose clash in the blood-soaked finale to “Twilight” in Deathstroke #18!
The League find themselves trapped in a time loop after they are attacked by a man wielding a mysterious alien weapon.  The result is one member dead, and many civilians obliterated!  “Endless” begins in Justice League #20!

Space aliens have been coming to Earth for centuries, but not with any message of brotherhood or peace.  They’re here to hunt the toughest, most dangerous humans they can find.  Only now their former prey have teamed up against them. Predators, watch your backs, Predator Hunters #1 is here!  Written by Predator comic series veteran Chris Warner, this new Dark Horse series is not one to miss!

Image Comics’ Alex + Ada team are back with a new series!  Jonathan Luna and Sarah Vaughn return with Eternal Empire #1, a fantasy epic!  The Eternal Empress has waged war against the countries of Saia for over one hundred years and now her sights are set on the last country standing.  Within the brutal Empire’s workforce, a young woman receives strange visions that give her the courage to escape her fate…or run straight toward it.
25 years ago, Youngblood launched the Image Revolution and turned the comics world on its head!  Now the original blockbuster hit series returns with an all-new cast and a brand-new mission!  When a young hero goes missing, his friend’s search for answers leads to some unexpected allies.  Together, they’ll do whatever it takes to find him…even if it means resurrecting the world’s most infamous super-team.  Gear up, strap in, and get ready to rediscover comics’ most extreme universe with Youngblood #1!

Titan Comics brings us Tekken #1 based on the iconic fighting game franchise!  This sensational new comic series will tap into Tekken’s rich history, and will feature memorable characters from the celebrated video game canon including Heihachi Mishima, Yoshimitsu, Nina Williams and Paul Phoenix!

Dynamite’s Project Superpowers is back with Hero Killers #1!  Welcome to Libertyville U.S.A.!  Home of too many superheroes!  Watch out, crime, here comes Captain Battle Jr.! And Sparky! And Tim! Yeah, you know…Tim!  What?  You’ve never heard of them?  Well, it’s hard to be a sidekick when there is a city full of capes running around stopping every misdemeanor with a spandex wrapped flourish.  Now watch as things get weird when three lad companions try to get to the criminals before their bosses do!  Prepare to feel the wrath of Tim!

Black Bolt imprisoned!  But by who?  And where exactly?  The answers to both will shock you!  To learn those answers, Black Bolt must first win a fight to the death with a fellow inmate – The Absorbing Man!  Award-winning science fiction writer Saladin Ahmed crafts a story as trippy as it is action-packed, with truly mind-bending art from the one and only Christian Ward!  Marvel’s King of the Inhumans finally gets his first solo series –Black Bolt #1!
Secret Empire #1 has been building up for months, across a bevy of titles!  The moment has arrived for Steve Rogers to step into the light and declare his allegiance to Hydra!  How can the heroes of the Marvel Universe cope with this shattering betrayal by the most trusted figure among them?  What will this mean for the world?  The map of the Marvel Universe changes in ways nobody will expect!
What’s the best way to get ready for the new Guardians of the Galaxy movie?  How about three new books?!  The Guardians owe everyone on Knowhere money, so they’re forced to do a job for the local police.  That gets them running afoul of Pip the Troll and a mysterious entity known only as Mother Entropy, and that’s when the fun begins.  Jim Starlin brings us a new mini series with Guardians of the Galaxy Mother Entropy #1!
Slowly trying to get into the Guardians?  How about the one-shot Guardians of the Galaxy Mission Breakout #1!  The Collector’s many-worlds-famous collection is opening its doors to the public, and you won’t believe the star attraction.  Only the Guardians can break through Taneleer Tivan’s security and break out!  This is also the story of Disney’s newest, raddest ride!
Need something a little more stable and long term?  How about All New Guardians of the Galaxy #1 written by Joker’s Child favorite -Gerry Duggan!  The Guardians of the Galaxy have taken off into space once more, on their biggest and weirdest misadventures yet!  Kicking things off with the biggest heist they’ve ever tried, we join Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon and company as they blast their way through the galaxy!

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

When a teenage Jean Grey traveled through time and arrived in the present, she learned the terrible fate that befell her predecessor: Possessed by a cosmic entity called the Phoenix, Jean was trapped in an endless cycle of life and death.  Determined to escape that future, Jean set out to write her own destiny.  Now she’s visited by a premonition that the Phoenix is coming for her…and in this new ongoing series she’s going to fight tooth and nail to escape becoming its next victim!  Marvel’s own psychic red head is going solo in Jean Grey #1!

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Only One More Week ‘Till Free Comic Book Day! It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 4/26/2017!

JUST A FRIENDLY REMINDER THAT FREE COMIC BOOK DAY IS NEXT WEEKEND! (SATURDAY, MAY 6TH) THE DARK KNIGHT WILL BE HERE ALL DAY AS WELL AS MANY OTHER CHARACTERS, SO DON’T  HESITATE TO DRESS UP AND COME HAVE A GOOD TIME! ALSO REMEMBER WE CLOSE AT 6:00 ON THAT DAY!  

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Two of history’s greatest vigilantes are reunited at last!  The superstar team of writers Scott Snyder and Steve Orlando and artist Riley Rossmo bring us  a dark and twisty modern noir like nothing you’ve seen before, with a brand-new villain unlike any either hero has faced!  This is the unmissable crime series of 2017 from DC and Dynamite, so get on board with Batman/ The Shadow #1!
Straight from DC’s Rebirth issue, “The Button” continues in Flash #21!  Picking up from last weeks issue of Batman, Barry and Bruce dive deeper into the mystery of the button!
The JLA discovers a super arms dealer has transformed an entire city into his own massive militia force.  When the team can’t liberate its citizens from the outside, they turn to their own legendary master of mass destruction…Lobo!  “Heart of a Bastich” begins in Justice League of America #5!
Magic is all very well, but in the City of Light ,John and Misabel’s hunt for the missing journal has become a battle of wits, and Constantine may finally have met someone more slippery than he is.  Meanwhile, Marid’s plan moves into London’s corridors of power…and an Angel loses his wings.  “The Smokeless Fire” creeps along in Hellblazer #9!

The final installment of the Life and Death saga from Dark Horse is here!  The surviving Colonial Marines on the planet LV-223 face a final battle with an injured and enraged Engineer, and somewhere out in space, three trapped humans seek to change the course of the Engineer’s ship . . . and possibly the history of humanity in the Prometheus Life and Death One-Shot!
After a horrific accident strikes a space station, an engineering officer must use all available tools-a timer, utility kit, and his wits-to survive an attack from the deadliest creature known to man.  Orc Stain creator James Stokoe pens a thrilling and claustrophobic story in Aliens Dead Orbit #1!

It’s a big week for new number ones from IDW!
It has been 10 years since the events of Mega-City Zero, and Judge Dredd continues his mission to restore order to a lawless land.  The mystery of The Blessed Earth begins to unfold here in Judge Dredd Blessed Earth #1!  
When David’s only friend at school is killed by the local mob boss, David and his misfit friends take matters into their own hands by sneaking out at night to fight crime and take down the mob without getting killed . . . or grounded.  Teens take to the streets in Night Owl Society #1!
The clock has been reset with 24: Legacy – Rules of Engagement #1, and this limited series will explore the past of its new leading character, Eric Carter, who led the elite squad responsible for killing an infamous terrorist leader and, consequently, forced into hiding.
As one universe dies, another is invaded!  Microspace–the home of the Micronauts–is collapsing.  Baron Karza has discovered a new universe in which the people of Microspace would thrive, a new universe in which he would rule!  The first world to be conquered is Earth, and the first enemies to be targeted are the Transformers, G.I. JOE, M.A.S.K., and ROM!  Another war comes to the Hasbro Heroes in Micronauts Wrath of Karza #1!

One of the most controversial characters in comics has returned – and the controversy has only begun!  In the aftermath of Marvel’s Clone Conspiracy, Ben has a new take on life…and he’s not the same Scarlet Spider he was before.  Come witness what will be the most talked about comic of the year – Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider #1!
With Weapon X’s killer cyborgs now able to hide in plain sight, Old Man Logan and Sabretooth have formed an uneasy alliance to find the revived Weapon X program and stomp it out before it gets any stronger in Weapon X #2!
It’s Logan versus a Wendigo and The Hulk – all over again!  As he continues his journey through his own past, Logan is forced to relive an especially poignant and painful moment from his past in Old Man Logan #22.  Will he try to change the outcome to save a person he loves more than anyone else?
The Reed Richards from a dead reality calls himself “The Maker” – and his plans for the world are far more insane than anything Doctor Doom ever attempted.  Now Doom, as Iron Man, is the only one who can stop him.  Doom is the hero?  Richards is the villain?  The world has gone mad in Infamous Iron Man #7!

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

Valiant’s critically acclaimed, 10-time sold-out magnum opus returns with a brand-new journey into myth and mystery, from comics master Peter Milligan and incendiary artist Juan José Ryp!  Fifty thousand Romans stand on their feet, watching from the rafters of the coliseum with captured breath as Achillia, a Gladiator unlike any that Rome has seen before, faces incredible odds – one lone warrior against five of Rome’s greatest.  Such is the tradition, when a female gladiator enters the fray.  When the carnage is complete, the coliseum roars its approval as Achillia stands victorious! Now only one match away from winning her freedom, she has begun to gain renown.  Toss in a splash of magic and more epic battles and you’ve got Britannia We Who are About to Die #1!

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