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This is the Monday Update!
Following his marriage proposal to Catwoman, Batman leaves Gotham City on a quest of renewal and redemption. As he travels and fights, he encounters members of his family-each disturbed by Batman’s journey, each ready to stand in his way, each ready to push back against Batman’s stubborn determination to evolve into something better than a superhero. “A Dream of Me” begins in Batman #33!
Another tale from Dark Nights: Metal comes to rock the DC Universe! The next creature of the Dark Multiverse to invade is the nightmare version of Aquaman! Batman The Drowned #1 dives straight into your biggest fears!
The truth about Sovereign is revealed-and her identity will shake the Justice League to its core! The Darkness is out of control and if the Justice League and their future children don’t triumph over its evil, it will mean the end of everything, everywhere, forever. “Legacy” concludes in Justice League #31!
It’s a game of thrones on Apokolips as the lords of the dreaded world battle each other to claim its rule. Lex Luthor is summoned back to the warring planet, and he will need Superman to help him reclaim a crown he did not ask for. Meanwhile, Lois is confronted by the Female Furies and Jon faces the Children of the Firepits. “Imperious Lex” starts in Superman #33!
Spinning out of Jeff Lemire’s Black Hammer is Sherlock Frankenstein and the Legion of Evil #1 from Dark Horse! Lucy Weber, daughter of the Black Hammer, grew up to become an investigative reporter for the Global Planet. Now she’s on the hunt for the true story about what happened to Spiral City’s superheroes after they defeated Anti-God and saved the world. All answers seem to lie with the dangerous super villain tenants of Spiral City’s infamous asylum. As she gets closer to the truth she uncovers the dark origin stories of some of her father’s greatest foes, and learns how they tie into the puzzle of what happened to Spiral City’s greatest hero.
The Maestro and his entire royal family have been murdered. Now, his banished son from Earth will inherit the Wizard King’s throne along with a spell that turns its user into God. With enemies everywhere, will this Orlando-born millennial be able to keep his new magic kingdom? From Steve Skroce and Image Comics comes Maestros #1!
IDW’s epic Hasbro event, First Strike, brings 2 more stories starting with Optimus Prime First Strike #1! With Cybertron under siege by Baron Ironblood’s forces, Optimus Prime and Arcee defend their homeland! Caught in the middle is the human/Transformer team known as the Revolutionaries, and one of them has a secret that puts everyone at risk!
Rom’s team-up with the Micronauts leads our heroes right to the Dire Wraiths… and their new microscopic threat! The second part of the Micronauts and Rom’s story-continued from last month’s Micronauts: First Strike comes in Rom First Strike #1!
Kafka meets King Lear by way of Young Frankenstein in Kid Lobotomy #1, a dark, demented, monthly satire that follows a dysfunctional family of hoteliers. Will sibling rivalry, seduction, and shapeshifting eventually lead to sanity or salvation?
The final judgement comes as the Mangog arrives! The War Thor will meet the beast head on. Even the bloodthirst of this Ultimate Thor may pale in comparison to the might of the Mangog! The battle rages as Jane’s cancer takes a turn for the worse, and she might not have to wait for the final judgment at all. The clock is ticking, and no hammer can save her this time. It’s the beginning of the end that will lead to the most dramatic return in the Marvel Universe! “Death of the Mighty Thor” starts right here in Mighty Thor #700!
When Amadeus Cho picks up a distress signal from a distant planet he’s shocked to find out it’s from Sakaar. As the Totally Awesome Hulk, he’s been trying to avert the curse of anger that haunted Bruce Banner. Sakaar is a place for warriors and gladiators…a place where the Hulk fought brutally in the Imperial Arena…who is calling Cho for help? Find out in Incredible Hulk #709!
Tony Stark has vanished! The mystery deepens as Stark friends and foes must decide, finally, who will wield the power of Iron Man! All the contenders are in position, and all the armor is polished. There can only be one Armored Avenger! The path to the most startling Iron Man story ever begins in Invincible Iron Man #593!
Carl Lucas went to jail for a crime he didn’t commit and came out a new man: the hero Luke Cage. Now, Luke finds himself on the wrong side of the law and thrown back in prison again. What dark power has caged Luke once more and when the entire world is threatened, how can Luke Cage save everyone from the inside of a jail cell? “Caged” begins in Luke Cage #166!
The time-traveling mutant known as Cable has made it his one-man mission to preserve all of time itself. When a disturbance in the timestream sends Cable back to the recent past, he’ll find a mutant killer he won’t be able to handle alone. Cable’s led teams of X-Men before and he’ll have to turn to some old allies and new friends to stop this deadly threat. The Newer Mutants are here in Cable #150!
Now the Spotlight of the Week!
What do you get when you cross a regenerative, cranky, old X-Man with a regenerative, wacky Wade Wilson? Deadpool VS. Old Man Logan #1! Writer Declan and Mike Henderson are teaming up to team up Marvel’s deadliest heroes together in their own series! James “Logan” Howlett is after a newly discovered Omega-Level mutant, and he just won’t let Deadpool help. So, naturally, Deadpool vows to outmatch his newly marked enemy for the entirety of his mission!
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