Here are some sweet new titles for your perusal: THE WILDS #1 Daisy Walker is a Runner for The Compound, a mix of post-apocalyptic postal service and black market salvaging operation. Daisy is the best there is at what she does. After a decade of surviving, she isn't phased by any of it - until her lover, another Runner named Heather, goes missing. THE TERRIFICS #1 Bound together by fate, united by the spirit of exploration and hope for tomorrow, the Terrifics are bound from the Dark Multiverse of Metal! When Mr. Terrific, Metamorpho, Plastic Man and Phantom Girl must rely on one another to make their way back home. DOCTOR STAR & KINGDOM LOST TOMORROWS #1 This dual-narrative story set in the world of Black Hammer, chronicles the legacy of a Golden-Age superhero that desperately wants to reconnect with his estranged son, who he hoped would one day take the mantle of Doctor Star. BEEF #1 The story of Meat Men! Chuck is a mild-mannered meat factory worker who is a little in love with a strawberry picker named Mary Lynn. But everything changes when Mary Lynn falls victim to the Vodino Brothers.... BUFFY SEASON 11 GILES #1 Buffy's Rupert Giles returns to high school but-as a grown man living in a teenage body. At an inner-city LA-area school, when a mystical influence is detected and teachers start to go missing, Giles enrolls to investigate and he finds more than vampires and demons... CULT CLASSIC RETURN TO WHISPER #1 In 1997, a group of teenagers discover a treasure of immeasurable wealth. Fearing that their newfound fortune will be stolen from them, they make a pact: One day they'll all come back as adults, divide their riches, and live happily ever after. Fifteen years later, they have returned. Not to uncover a fortune, but to bury a friend. From friend of Challengers, Eliot Rahal! And there are new issues of SAGA #49, AVENGERS #682, ABBOTT #2, HUNGRY GHOSTS #2, FLASH #41, CHAMPIONS #17 and DETECTIVE COMICS #975. Thanks for everything, February!
Our Sale is over! Valentine’s Day is over! But! We remain committed to bringing you the best New Comics we can week-after-week. And this week, that means these new book: MULTIPLE WARHEADS GHOST THRONE It's been a spell, but TA-DA! the final WARHEADS appears. From comics' best self-promoting narcissist: BRANDON GRAHAM. BRAVE & THE BOLD BATMAN & WONDER WOMAN #1 When a Celtic god's murder leads to a war between the fairy folk and a possible breach between worlds, Wonder Woman must find the murderer and keep the peace while Batman investigates strange occurrences in Gotham City. PUMPKINHEAD #1 For thirty years, the demon of vengeance has been still, its corpse buried in a pumpkin patch graveyard in the hills. But when a reckless driver accidentally kills a pair of children, the creature is called up once more. HIT-GIRL #1 The pint-sized Punisher-meets-Polly-Pocket has left America behind and set off to serve justice around the world. First stop: Colombia. INFINITY COUNTDOWN PRIME #1 The Infinity Stones. Together, they grant the power of a god. Newly reformed their locations are discovered and forces converge for a battle that will begin the universe down a dark path to the END. PUNKS NOT DEAD #1 As if being an awkward, bullied 15-year-old isn't bad enough, "Fergie" Ferguson suddenly discovers he can see dead people. Well, one dead person specifically-the ghost of a certain punk rocker named Sid. Now Fergie has to contend with an unruly ghost sidekick and some weird, uncontrollable new "abilities." DOCTOR STRANGE DAMNATION #1 When Doctor Strange raises Las Vegas up from its destruction during SECRET EMPIRE, he inadvertently opens a big door for the embodiment of evil, MEPHISTO! The devilish villain takes the city for himself and sets his sights on the rest of the world. It's going to take heroes from all over the Marvel Universe to defeat him, but there's nothing simple about fighting the lord of Hell. MATA HARI #1 Dancer. Courtesan. Spy. Executed by a French firing squad in 1917. 100 years on from her death, the lesser-known, often tragic story of the woman who claimed she was born a princess, and died a figure of public hatred with no one to claim her body, is told. And don’t forget these sweet continuing series: BATMAN #41, FENCE #4, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #796, DESCENDER #27, DEPT H #23, MONSTRESS #14, and SUPERMAN #41!
We’re still in “I Love You But I’ve Chosen Comics” Sale mode over here at Challengers Central (Did we mention there’s a 25% OFF Sale thru Tuesday, Feb 13th? We Did? Okay, good.), but if you’re so inclined to look ahead to Next Week’s post-sale New Comics, here’s a few highlights: DARK KNIGHTS RISING THE WILD HUNT #1 A DARK NIGHTS METAL tie-in by Grant Morrison and Scott Snyder!! SIDEWAYS #1 During the events of DARK NIGHTS METAL, high school junior Derek James accidentally fell through a rift into the dark matter dimension! Now, as Sideways, he can create rifts in midair to leap through dimensions at will! But with that much power comes great liability-and cracks are starting to form in the fabric of the space-time continuum... KIM REAPER VOL 01 Like most university students, Kim works a part-time job to make ends meet. Unlike most university students, Kim's job is pretty cool: she's a grim reaper, tasked with guiding souls into the afterlife. Like most university students, Becka has a super intense crush. Unlike most university students, Becka's crush is on a beautiful gothic angel that frequents the underworld. Of course, she doesn't know that. KICK ASS #1 KICK-ASS IS BACK-ready to wipe out the city's criminal lowlives, destroy its gangs, and save its communities from decay. But there's a new face beneath the old mask, a new figure wearing that famous green and yellow spandex. Who is this new KICK-ASS? DEATH OF LOVE #1 Love sucks. Philo Harris is going to do something about it. After gaining the ability to see the Cupidae that make love work-after a particularly bad drunken decision-Philo ends up going to war with love itself. With a chainsaw. STAR WARS THRAWN #1 One of the most cunning and ruthless warriors in the history of the Star Wars Universe, Grand Admiral Thrawn is back with a six-issue miniseries about how he became one of the most feared military tacticians in a galaxy far, far away. CUCUMBER QUEST VOL 02 SC & HC The journey to retrieve the Dream Sword and save the world from destruction continues! After the attack from Splashmaster, Cucumber wakes up in the Ripple Kingdom without any knowledge of where Almond and Sir Carrot could be. He meets the kingdom's Princess Nautilus and, with her guidance, they go in search of them.
And suddenly—February!! BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #5! WALKING DEAD #176! THE DAMNED #8! AVENGERS #679! MECH CADET YU #6! RISE OF BLACK PANTHER #2! BATMAN #40! And these all new beauties, too: ARMSTRONG & THE VAULT OF SPIRITS #1 Deep beneath New York City's seediest dive bar, Armstrong - the hard-hitting, harder-partying immortal veteran of history's greatest escapades - is hosting an invitation-only affair for his most beloved friends and allies! Archer... Ivar, Timewalker... Faith... Quantum and Woody... All have been offered a seat at the table for a personally guided tour of Armstrong's most valuable and tightly guarded treasure. INCOGNEGRO RENAISSANCE #1 After a black writer is found dead at a scandalous interracial party in 1920s New York, Harlem's cub reporter Zane Pinchback is the only one determined to solve the murder. Zane must go "incognegro" for the first time-using his light appearance to pass as a white man-to find the true killer. INFINITY COUNTDOWN ADAM WARLOCK #1 ADAM WARLOCK IS BACK! Reborn from the realm of the dead, Adam has come seeking the Soul Stone...and the truth about what it did to Him! His guide through this Infinity Quest is none other than...Kang the Conqueror?!? MOTHER PANIC BATMAN SPECIAL #1 Mother Panic has discovered a Gotham City transformed. What happened to her family and friends? And who moved into Gather House, the religious school that scarred Mother Panic as a young girl? It's Father Bruce, the orphan millionaire who decided to give back to society by filling the deep demand for sidekicks. So many Robins in need of a nest! SWAMP THING WINTER SPECIAL #1 By Tom King. Need we say more? VS #1 War has become a spectator sport. Privately funded armies of superstar soldiers march into battle for fame, profit, and the glory of their sponsor nations. When a new generation of soldiers arrive, top gladiator Satta Flynn is about to discover how fleeting the limelight can be. X-MEN RED #1 JEAN GREY is back! Returned to a world she doesn't recognize, the First Lady of the X-MEN gathers an unlikely team - NIGHTCRAWLER, NAMOR and LAURA KINNEY (A.K.A. ALL-NEW WOLVERINE) - to face an evil that threatens to tear down XAVIER's dream by any means necessary! THE PRINCE & THE DRESSMAKER Paris, at the dawn of the modern age. Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride - or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At night he puts on daring dresses and takes Paris by storm as the fabulous Lady Crystallia, the hottest fashion icon in the world capital of fashion! Sebastian's secret weapon (and best friend) is the brilliant dressmaker Frances, one of only two people who know the truth: sometimes this boy wears dresses. But Frances dreams of greatness, and being someone's secret weapon means being a secret. Forever. How long can Frances defer her dreams to protect a friend? ---------- GRAPHIC NOVELS ---------- ACTION PRESIDENTS HC GEORGE WASHINGTON HC ACTION PRESIDENTS HC ABRAHAM LINCOLN HC AVENGERS & CHAMPIONS WORLDS COLLIDE BLACK COMIX RETURNS HC BTVS SEASON 11 VOL 02 CHALLENGERS OF THE UNKNOWN LOEB & SALE CLUE DOCTOR WHO COMP HIST HC VOL 61 DR FIFTH DR SIXTH DR TENTH DR THIRD ELSEWORLDS SUPERMAN VOL 01 GET NAKED GROO PLAY OF THE GODS IN REAL LIFE INCOGNEGRO A GRAPHIC MYSTERY HC IT DONT COME EASY JUSTICE LEAGUE YR BLACK ADAM & ETERNITY WAR KILLING & DYING TOMINE MOEBIUS LIBRARY INSIDE MOEBIUS HC VOL 01 PLEASE DESTROY THE INTERNET PRINCE & DRESSMAKER ROBOTECH VOL 01 SCALES & SCOUNDRELS VOL 01 SCOOBY APOCALYPSE VOL 03 STAR WARS DOCTOR APHRA VOL 02 STAR WARS LAST JEDI CHEWIE AND THE PORGS HC TEEN TITANS BY JOHNS BOOK 02 ---------- MARVEL ---------- AVENGERS #679 BLACK BOLT #10 RISE OF BLACK PANTHER #2 DAREDEVIL #598 HAWKEYE #15 ICEMAN #10 INFINITY COUNTDOWN ADAM WARLOCK #1 INFINITY COUNTDOWN ADAM WARLOCK #1 ALLRED IRON FIST #77 ROGUE & GAMBIT #2 RUNAWAYS #6 SHE-HULK #162 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #793 (2ND PRINT) AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #795 SPIDER-MAN #237 SPIDER-MAN DEADPOOL #27 SPIRITS OF VENGEANCE #5 STAR WARS #43 VENOM #159 (2ND PRINT) VENOM #161 X-MEN RED #1 X-MEN GOLD #21 ---------- DC ---------- BANE CONQUEST #9 BATMAN #40 BATMAN #40 VARIANT BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #5 BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #5 VARIANT BATMAN WHO LAUGHS #1 (3RD PRINT) BLACK LIGHTNING COLD DEAD HANDS #4 BOMBSHELLS UNITED #11 DARK NIGHTS METAL #5 LEE VARIANT DASTARDLY AND MUTTLEY #6 DEATHSTROKE #28 GREEN ARROW #37 GREEN LANTERNS #40 HARLEY & IVY MEET BETTY & VERONICA #5 HARLEY QUINN #37 INJUSTICE 2 #19 JETSONS #4 JUSTICE LEAGUE #38 JUSTICE LEAGUE #38 VARIANT MISTER MIRACLE #1 (4TH PRINT) MISTER MIRACLE #2 (3RD PRINT) MISTER MIRACLE #3 (2ND PRINT) MISTER MIRACLE #4 (2ND PRINT) MOTHER PANIC BATMAN SPECIAL #1 NIGHTWING #38 SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES #2 SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES #2 VARIANT SUPERMAN #40 SWAMP THING WINTER SPECIAL #1 YOUNG MONSTERS IN LOVE #1 ---------- IMAGE ---------- COYOTES #4 EXTREMITY #11 GRAVEDIGGERS UNION #4 I HATE FAIRYLAND #16 I HATE FAIRYLAND #16 UNCENSORED KINGSMAN RED DIAMOND #6 NO 1 WITH A BULLET #4 PAPER GIRLS #20 ROCK CANDY MOUNTAIN #8 ROSE #8 SAVAGE DRAGON #231 SCALES & SCOUNDRELS #6 SNOTGIRL #9 TWISTED ROMANCE #1 VS #1 WALKING DEAD #176 WICKED & DIVINE 1923 WITCHBLADE #3 ---------- OTHER PUBLISHERS ---------- 30 DAYS OF NIGHT #3 ARMSTRONG & THE VAULT OF SPIRITS #1 ARYA #3 BACK TO THE FUTURE TIME TRAIN #2 BACKSTAGERS 2018 VALENTINES INTERMISSION #1 DAMNED #8 GHOSTBUSTERS ANSWER THE CALL #3 GIANT DAYS #35 GREATEST ADVENTURE #9 HALF PAST DANGER II #5 HARCOURT LEGACY #3 HAUNTED HORROR #32 HEAVENLY BLUES #5 INCOGNEGRO RENAISSANCE #1 KOSHCHEI THE DEATHLESS #2 MECH CADET YU #6 RASPUTIN VOICE OF DRAGON #4 SHADOW BATMAN #5 SONGS FOR THE DEAD #1 TMNT UNIVERSE #19 TRANSFORMERS LOST LIGHT #14 TRANSFORMERS VS VISIONARIES #2 WONDERFUL WORLD OF TANK GIRL #3 ZODIAC STARFORCE CRIES OF FIRE PRINCE #3 ZOJAQAN #3 ZOMBIE TRAMP #43 ---------- #1’s ---------- ARMSTRONG & THE VAULT OF SPIRITS #1 BACKSTAGERS 2018 VALENTINES INTERMISSION #1 INCOGNEGRO RENAISSANCE #1 INFINITY COUNTDOWN ADAM WARLOCK #1 MOTHER PANIC BATMAN SPECIAL #1 SONGS FOR THE DEAD #1 SWAMP THING WINTER SPECIAL #1 TWISTED ROMANCE #1 VS #1 X-MEN RED #1 YOUNG MONSTERS IN LOVE #1 ---------- SIDEKICKS ---------- ADVENTURE TIME #73 COSMO #2 --------- OTHER STUFF ---------- SUPERMAN FLYING SHORT COMIC BOXES CAPTAIN AMERICA STARS SHORT COMIC BOXES REVERSE FLASH ARTFX+ STATUE WWE ROCK OLD SCHOOL POP VINYL TMNT MUTAGEN CANISTER PROP REPLICA INVADER ZIM HAPPY GIR LAPEL PIN RICK AND MORTY GET SCHWIFTY LAPEL PIN RICK AND MORTY NOOB NOOB LAPEL PIN