Get ready for the new format! This list has changed to reflect the way we now rack our comic books on the shelves! We now have a dedicated New Release Wall, and everything is listed by Title! It’s now so much easier to find exactly what you’re looking for. And hopefully you’re looking for books like… GENERATION X #1! SECRET EMPIRE #2! FLASH #22 (“The Button” Conclusion)! KIM REAPER #2 (#1 was so fun!!)! YO-KAI WATCH #1 (yeah!)! LUKE CAGE #1! SUPER SONS #4! And STREET FIGHTER VS DARKSTALKERS #1! And don’t forget all the TWIN PEAKS POP VINYLS!
You know, comics just keep getting better! This week we get REGRESSION #1, a brand new Cullen Bunn horror title from Image. We get Mike Allred’s love letter to Jack Kirby in DC’s BUG THE ADVENTURES OF FORAGER #1. We get the first chapter of “The Lazarus Contract” in TITANS #11, also featuring Deathstroke and the Teen Titans. There’s also MISFIT CITY #1, a really fun book about a town were a Goonies-like movie was filmed and the weird goings on that causes to this day. There’s also GRASS KINGS #3 and GODSHAPER #2, new issues of both of those captivating new series. FIX #9 picks up right after the second Fix collection. And there’s a brand new Star Wars/Doctor Aphra crossover, STAR WARS SCREAMING CITADEL #1. See? All big books; no whammies.
Hello! May we present this week’s New Comics to you? Haha! See what we did there? May we? These comics come out the first week of May! Bad wordplay aside, this is a great week! “The Button” continues in BATMAN #22. Oni’s THE DAMNED #1 is out and we freaking LOVE it! 1920’s gangster/demon noir, by the same guys that brought you The Sixth Gun. The controversial SECRET EMPIRE #1 is out, as is an all-new mini-series from Batman’s most powerful foe BANE: CONQUEST #1. The Ryan “Curse Words” Browne-written PROJECT SUPERPOWERS HERO KILLERS #1 debuts as does ALL-NEW GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1. Marvel also premieres BLACK BOLT #1 and JEAN GREY #1. Jonathan Luna and Sarah Vaughn (“Alex + Ada”) reunite for ETERNAL EMPIRE #1 and everything old is new again as evidenced by YOUNGBLOOD #1. And don't forget, Free Comic Book Day is right around the corner!
Okay, we know you’re probably busy planning your C2E2weekend, so we’ll keep this short. Don’t miss these book next week: FLASH #21 (“The Button, part 2), ‘NAMWOLF #1 (a werewolf in Vietnam?), ALIENS DEAD ORBIT #1 (by James Stokoe!!), BEN REILLY SCARLET SPIDER #1 (by Peter David and Mark Bagley), KAIJUMAX VOL. 2 (YES!!), and NAMELESS CITY VOL. 2 STONE HEART. Have a great weekend and we’ll see you soon!