This week is AMAZING!! BARRIER #1 & #2 From the Eisner Award-winning team behind THE PRIVATE EYE (Brian K Vaughn and Marcos Martin), BARRIER is an unconventional drama about violence, language, and illegal immigration...with a shocking sci-fi twist. Highest possible recommendation!! JUSTICE LEAGUE NO JUSTICE #1 After Brainiac systematically takes down all of Earth's super-teams, the last thing the League expects is for him to ask for their help!What secrets of the cosmos will Superman, Martian Manhunter and Team Mystery discover? Will Zatanna, Wonder Woman and Team Wonder awaken alien magic they cannot put back to sleep? What can Harley Quinn possibly have to teach the rest of Team Wisdom? And most importantly...why the heck is Beast Boy on Team Entropy with Lobo and Batman? MY BOYFRIEND IS A BEAR Bear meets girl. Nora has bad luck with men. When she meets an (actual) bear on a hike in the Los Angeles hills, he turns out to be the best romantic partner she's ever had! He's considerate, he's sweet, he takes care of her. But he's a bear, and winning over her friends and family is difficult. Not to mention he has to hibernate all winter. Can true love conquer all? VENOM #1 In the wake of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s collapse, an ancient and primordial evil has been awakened beneath the streets of New York, and with it, something equally evil has awakened in Venom! Still a Lethal Protector of the innocents in New York, this new threat could force Venom to relinquish everything it holds dear - including Eddie Brock! Join Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman, for an adventure a thousand years in the making! All this plus ISOLA #2, STAR WARS LAST JEDI #1, BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #8, HUNT FOR WOLVERINE ADAMANTIUM AGENDA #1, SOUTHERN BASTARDS #20, and, for real, MEDIEVAL SPAWN WITCHBLADE #1. And don’t forget FREE COMIC BOOK DAY is Saturday!
The more things change, the more there are New #1’s, like… AVENGERS #1 A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS! Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just in time to save the world from total annihilation at the hands of their most powerful enemies yet: the 2000-foot-tall space gods known as Celestials. Behold the coming of the Final Host. CODA #1 In the aftermath of an apocalypse which wiped out nearly all magic from a once-wondrous fantasy world, a former bard named Hum seeks a way to save the soul of his wife with nothing but a foul-tempered mutant unicorn and his wits to protect him. Simon Spurrier and Matias Bergara present a broken fantasy world that's perfect for fans of Mad Max and The Lord of the Rings with an oversized first issue at no extra cost! DC NATION #0 Find out how The Joker reacts when he discovers Catwoman has turned her back on crime and plans to marry his archnemesis. Can the Clown Prince of Crime stand to see Batman happy? Then it's a prelude to JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE! And lastly get your first glimpse at Superman's new world in this exclusive preview of the upcoming six-issue miniseries MAN OF STEEL. DEATH OR GLORY #1 Meet Glory, raised off the grid in a convoy amid truckers-the last men and women fighting for true freedom on the American open road. Now, in order to pay for her beloved dying Father's surgery, Glory has three days to pull off four dangerous cross-country heists with mob killers, crooked cops, and a psycho ex-husband all out to bring her in or die trying. The new ongoing series by RICK REMENDER and BENGAL brings you a special double-sized first issue with 40 pages of story! HARLEY LOVES JOKER #1 Paul Dini returns to the character he co-created As far as The Joker's concerned, the new headquarters Harley built for them is absolutely perfect...but only she knows the whole place is rigged to come crashing down around them-and she doesn't know how to stop it! YOU ARE DEADPOOL #1 DID YOU EVER WANT TO BE DEADPOOL??? Now's your chance! This weekly series is not JUST the most amazing comic book you've ever read...it's also a role-playing adventure! YOU decide what choices Deadpool makes! YOU keep track of your scores issue by issue! YOU roll dice to combat various foes! Hope to see you for next week and Free Comic Book Day!
The end is nigh! HARROW COUNTY #30 brings us closer to its end. KILL OR BE KILLED #18 brings us closer to its end. GRASS KINGS #14 brings us even closer to its end. INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #599 brings us, uh, closer to its end (for now). “No Surrender” ends in AVENGERS #690 and THANOS ANNUAL #1 is the end of Donny Cates' run on the title. And then there are these, which are as far away from their ends as can be: THE PRISONER #1 The cult TV series comes to life in a brand new comic series written by Peter Milligan. This new series transports readers back to the mysterious village where everyone is a number! But not me-- I am a free man! Hahahahahahahaha!! HUNT FOR WOLVERINE #1 It's like a snipe hunt, but the real quarry is your wallet. Just as the X-Men have finally come to terms with Logan's death, they learn a terrible secret. Old wounds will be re-opened, truths questioned, and an epic quest begun. ALIENS DUST TO DUST #1 The Trono colony on LV-871 is under attack. Emergency evacuations are ordered. Evac shuttles are taking off. All twelve-year-old Maxon and his mom have to do is make it to the spaceport. Except between them and it are . . . Aliens! A terrifying coming-of-age story by master storyteller Gabriel Hardman. BLACK AF WIDOWS & ORPHANS #1 In a world where only black people have superpowers, what price do they fetch on the black market? Anansi and Hoodrat investigate a human trafficking ring that will take them across the globe and bring them face-to-face with dark pasts of abuse, child soldiers, and families torn apart. DEEP ROOTS #1 Roots, once suffocating under cement, tear through the streets of London to throttle buildings. Vegetable homunculi hold up banks with automatic weapons. There is a green and blooming world beyond our own, fighting back against the human pollutant. DAMNED VOL 02 ILL GOTTEN Sure it's volume 2, but it collects issues #1 - #5 of the current series. In a prohibition-era world where demonic entities pull the strings that make the crime families dance, Eddie is a mortal with two things working for him. First of all, he can't die. Well, he can and does, quite often, but he doesn't stay that way long. Second, Eddie runs the Gehenna Room, a nightclub with a strict "no demons allowed" policy. Highest possible recommendation. Comics for everyone, every day! Until they end…
This is a week for the record books—the first ever single issue comic book series makes it issue #1000! And we’ll have it for sale at 12:01am on Wednesday! It’s… ACTION COMICS #1000 Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute to the comic that started it all! From today's explosive action to a previously unpublished tale illustrated by the legendary Curt Swan to the Man of Tomorrow's future-this very special, oversized issue presents the best of the best in Superman stories! 9 different art covers! Also available this week: SKYWARD #1 One day, gravity on earth suddenly became a fraction of what it is now. Twenty years later, humanity has adapted to its new low-gravity reality. And to Willa Fowler, a woman born just after G-day, it's...well, it's pretty awesome, actually. You can fly through the air! I mean, sure, you can also die if you jump too high. So you just don't jump too high. And maybe don't stumble into a dangerous plan to bring gravity back that could get you killed.... BE PREPARED GN Vera is sure she's found the one place she can fit in, but Russian summer camp is far from what she imagined. And nothing could prepare her for all the "cool girl" drama, endless Russian history lessons, and outhouses straight out of nightmares! HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! WASTED SPACE #1 Billy Bane is a prophet who got it all wrong, and the galaxy has been burning ever since. All he wants is to waste away in the darkest corner of space with his best pal Dust, a supercharged Fuq bot. But when a new prophet comes calling, Billy is summoned to save the galaxy he's at least partially responsible for destroying. Too bad he couldn't care less. Michael Moreci and Hayden Sherman have thrown Philip K. Dick in a blender with Preacher. HER INFERNAL DESCENT #1 Any good mom would march through the inferno of HELL to get her family back. Unable to cope with the burden of grief, a middle-aged mom descends the nine circles of hell to retrieve her forsaken family. Guided by the ghosts of William Blake and Agatha Christie, this no-nonsense mother journeys deep into a bizarre underworld filled with celebrity sinners, surreal landscapes, and absurd tasks. SURVIVAL FETISH #1 Downtown Honolulu is a sniper alley, and Saheer runs it better than anyone. He's a local celebrity for transporting medicine and information across a no-man's land occupied by militias and street gangs. But what people say about you is never the full story, and when the cheers die out Saheer is left with just his anxieties... and his secrets. Comics for everyone, every day!