This is the Monday Update!
War is hell. Unless it’s in Gotham City, where it’s so much worse! The clash between The Joker and the Riddler continues to escalate, with the rest of the city’s villains picking sides and joining in. In the midst of the battle, Batman must try to save whoever he can while knowing he will forever be haunted by those he can’t. DC’s War of Jokes and Riddles continues in Batman #28!
A group of heroes from a post-apocalyptic future escape into the past to stop their world from coming to be. To do it they’re going to need the help of the Justice League – who just happen to be these time travelers’ parents! “Legacy” begins in Justice League #26!
Simon and Jessica go from basic training on Mogo to training some of the first beings in the universe to wear green rings! Trapped in the past, the Green Lanterns of Earth must rally the first seven Lanterns to defeat a threat that could destroy the cosmos! These Lanterns may be Out of Time Green Lanterns #28!
Anomaly’s horrific dream is realized when the O.T.A.C. virus changes nearly all flesh and blood on Earth into cold hard steel. Now humanity’s last hope, Cyborg, Beast Boy, and a band of rebels led by Vic’s mother, Elinore Stone, embark on a suicide mission to find the cure. Their first obstacle? The infected super-scientist Doc Magnus and his newly twisted robot army, the Metal Men! Follow the Singularity Aftermath in Cyborg #15!
The Turtles journey to find a reclusive and indestructible empath- only to find that the assassin Hakk-R has found him first… and convinced him that the Turtles are the enemy! TMNT Dimension X #1 from IDW directly ties in to the exciting events of the main series, “The Trial of Krang!” – continuing the events from Free Comic Book Day!
Elsewhere #1 is the fantastic story of what really happened to Amelia Earhart! Mysteriously transported to a strange new world filled with flying beasts and alien civilizations, Amelia desperately struggles to return home. Along the way, she forges alliances and makes enemies, as she goes from aviator to freedom fighter in a rebellion against a merciless warlord , in this new series from Image Comics!
“Ghost Stations” are abandoned Soviet bases from the Cold War, long forgotten and useless…or so people think! When an EON agent goes missing on the trail of a ghost station in the Swiss mountains, Mr. Clay turns to crime-boss-turned-blackmailer-international-superspy Baboushka to investigate, and what she finds is Explosive! Ghost Station Zero #1 comes directly from the pages of Codename Baboushka!
The fascist Saurian soldiers of the Varanid Empire – part dinosaur, part man, all bad news – have seized control of the Lost Valley, and only the mysterious man known as Turok is willing to stand against them! The all-new Turok only cares about one thing: he’s on a quest to track down a missing girl – and she might hold clues as to how the Lost Valley has changed so much! Dynamite Entertainment brings back the Dinosaur Hunter in Turok #1!
Bruce Banner. Amadeus Cho. Both have carried the curse of the Hulk. Now they come face-to-face at last – but will they meet as friends or foes? Fan-favorite Hulk scribe Greg Pak is joined by red-hot artist Matteo Buffagni for a time-bending tale that will finally answer the question on everyone’s minds: Who is the strongest? Two of Marvel’s biggest giants battle it out in Generations Banner Hulk & Totally Awesome Hulk #1!
When their prison break ends in catastrophe, Black Bolt and the Absorbing Man are forced to confront their pasts – together. What makes a hero and a villain? When new hope comes from an unexpected source, Black Bolt faces a choice. What price will he pay for his freedom? Find out in Black Bolt #4!
The man with the Iron Fist teams up with Shang-Chi, the Master of Kung Fu! What brings these two together? Only a murder cult trying to kill Danny! It’s the action explosion you won’t want to miss! Get twice the Kung Fu and twice the Mastery in Iron Fist #6!
Time for the Secret Empire Breakdown!
• Avengers #10 – They’re Earth’s Mightiest – but are they heroes? Taskmaster, Deadpool, the Superior Octopus…how can they be fighting alongside the Avengers we know?
• Champions #11- Broken up and dispersed all across the U.S., the Champions still fight the good fight – but if they can’t pull together soon, everything they stand for will turn to ash!
Now the Spotlight of the Week!
New Gods Special #1 is a new feature length story from DC! Orion and Lightray must come to the aid of Forager and his people, as Kalibak has established a brutal dictatorship over the Bug colony. In confronting his evil brother, Orion faces the darker side of his own nature. In a back-up story, master comics writer/artist Walter Simonson tells a tale of a young Orion and his friend Seagrin. This issue also includes tales of Lonar of New Genesis reprinted from Forever People #4 and 7, written and pencilled by Jack Kirby!
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