This is the Monday Update!
Jack Kirby’s two wartime kid gangs are brought together to share their first adventure in a novel-length tale written and illustrated by Howard Chaykin! When the Boy Commandos arrive in New York on the trail of a secret Axis agent, they’re greeted as turf invaders by the crime-fighting Newsboys! Can these kids put aside their rivalry and join forces to protect the home front? DC’s Newsboy Legion & Boy Commandos Special #1 also includes the story “Turn on the Heat,” starring the Newsboy Legion, from Star Spangled Comics #27, written and illustrated by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.
Harley Quinn #25 is an oversized anniversary issue where Harley’s entire cast of crazy characters comes together to celebrate the birthday of cyborg senior citizen Sy Borgman… but is there actually a bigger secret behind this gathering? In “Harley Loves Joker” part nine, Harley’s spent a fortune building out The Joker Gang’s new hideout, and now they’re gonna have to take drastic measures to pay the bill!
Oracle’s past entanglements with Gotham City’s underworld have gotten the Birds in deep trouble as Calculator, Catwoman and Poison Ivy all pull the team into their own dark agendas! Even if they can get themselves out of this mess, the question remains: Does Oracle really belong with the Birds of Prey, or is he a criminal at heart? “Source Code” concludes in Batgirl and the Birds of Prey #13!
Emerald Empress’ attack on Supergirl begins as her new Fatal Five assembles. Empress’ plan to destroy Supergirl’s present to preserve her future goes into full swing as Supergirl tries to hold her own, but soon even her abilities are out of her control. “Emerald Eradication” begins in Supergirl #12!
First Strike #1 from IDW is an all new Hasbro comic book event! As Earth joins the intergalactic community, a massive explosion threatens the peace! A new COBRA- led by the worst villains to ever tangle with G.I. Joe, M.A.S.K., and the Transformers- is invading Cybertron and only Scarlett, Optimus Prime, G.I. Joe and the Autobots can save two worlds!
A brand-new horror book from the minds of Eisner Award-winner Jordie Bellaire and critically acclaimed artist Vanesa R. Del Rey brings you to the sleepy, sunny town of Redlands, Florida. The police are failing to maintain control of their old-fashioned town, and a coven of killer witches plan to take everything from them. Image Comics’ Redlands #1!
Teenage Jean Grey is willing to do whatever it takes to avoid the fate that befell her predecessor. When Jean is cast through time and comes face-to-face with the newly possessed Phoenix, will she find the key to saving herself…or learn that her fate is sealed? Marvel puts Jean in front of her biggest fear in Generations Jean Grey and Phoenix #1!
A king in training. A brother destined for madness. These are the early days of the Boltagon legacy. When the king of the Inhumans is attacked, Black Bolt and Maximus spring into action to save their leader! When Black Bolt loses control, what are the consequences for his future kingdom – or his own family? Inhumans Once Future Kings #1 also includes two-page backup in every issue starring Lockjaw!
Cassian Andor is one of the top intelligence agents in the ranks of the Rebel Alliance, ably assisted by his reprogrammed Imperial security droid, K-2SO. Naturally, the two weren’t always on the same side of the Galactic Civil War. Now, for the first time, read the story of the pair’s first contentious meeting in Star Wars Rogue One: Cassian and K-2SO Special #1!
Time for the Secret Empire Breakdown!
•Secret Empire #8- The Sanctum Sanctorum and Alpha Flight bases are on the line! The heroes stand united against the Secret Empire!
•Secret Warriors #5- All out war is coming for the Secret Warriors! Are they willing to do what it takes to win? They’d better be – ‘cuz the fight for their future is tied to the fate of all Inhumans!
•Captain America #25- Two heroes, one mantle! There is currently no one claiming to be Captain America! Sam Wilson stepped down and Steve Rogers is now the Hydra Supreme, but who will be Cap?
•Amazing Spider-Man #31- On orders from Steve Rogers, the Superior Octopus is taking the fight to Parker Industries! Peter must use the full force of his company to stop Ock and Hydra, but will it be enough?
Now the Spotlight of the Week!
From the team behind The Sheriff of Babylon and the Hugo Award-nominated writer of Vision comes a unique new take on one of Jack Kirby’s most beloved New Gods with Mister Miracle #1 from DC! Scott Free is the greatest escape artist that ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness’ gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a new life on Earth with his wife, the former female fury known as Big Barda. Using the stage alter ego of Mister Miracle, he has made a career for himself showing off his acrobatic escape techniques. He even caught the attention of the Justice League, which counted him among its ranks. This is a Mister Miracle unlike any you’ve read before.
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