NEW COMIC BOOKS 10/14 by Slidely Slideshow
Another great week of comics has arrived with a lot of adventure and intrigue. The end of Gail Simone's 'Sword of Sorrow' wraps up the expansive crossover event at Dynamite Entertainment. The adventures are only beginning for Gilbert Hernandez and Darwyn Cooke on Vertigo's 'The Twilight Children' and Skottie Young's fractured fairy tale 'I Hate Fairyland' is not for the little ones. Make sure to pick up the conclusion of the next great arc of 'Roche Limit: Clandestiny.'
Check out these and more notable new releases below:
Written by Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti. Art by John Timms. Cover by Amanda Conner. Harley's trip to California takes a dangerous turn-she stole a stone-cold killer's gig, and he's not taking it well! They say Hollywood has a dark side…but so does Harley Quinn! Cover price $3.99.
We're serving up a piping hot pile of excitement as a mild-mannered dinner party turns deadly! Jesus and Satan are hosting Maria and her new lover, Thanatos, over for an evening of camaraderie and conversation. But Thanatos isn't actually Thanatos... he's Hercules! And he wants to kill Jesus. Plus... introducing the righteous might of The New Apostles!
Story, Art and Cover by Skottie Young. Superstar SKOTTIE YOUNG (Rocket Raccoon, Wizard of Oz) makes his Image debut with an ALL-NEW SERIES! The Adventure Time/Alice in Wonderland-style epic that smashes it's cute little face against Tank Girl/Deadpool-esque violent madness has arrived. In an adventure that ain't for the little kiddies, (unless you have super cool parents, then whatever), you'll meet Gert-a six year old girl who has been stuck in the magical world of Fairyland for thirty years and will hack and slash her way through anything to find her way back home. Join Gert and her giant battle-axe on a delightfully blood soaked journey to see who will survive the girl who HATES FAIRYLAND! Cover price $3.50.
Written by Michael Moreci. Art and Cover by Kyle Charles. Conclusion of volume two of the sci-fi trilogy. Cover price $3.50.
Written by Victor Gischler. Art by Roberto Castro. Cover by Ed Benes. For years, the old blind Seer has helped the wizard Kal'Ang climb to power, but just when Kal'Ang needs him the most, the Seer tells the wizard he must now deal with a final threat on his own. What final threat? The wrath of Conan and Red Sonja of course. Recognizing that the scourge of blood root has risen again, the Cimmerian and the red haired hellion go after Kal'Ang with a vengeance. But what of the Seer and his secret motivations? Cover price $3.99.
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Secret Identities (2015 Image) #1-7. Written by Jay Faerber. Art by Ron Riley and Ilias Kyriazis. Cover by Ilias Kyriazis. COLLECTS THE COMPLETE SERIES! The supergroup known as The Front Line have just invited new hero Crosswind to join them. But what they don't know is that Crosswind is a mole, sent to learn all their secrets. And the Front Line have LOTS of secrets... Softcover, 184 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects Sensation Comics: Featuring Wonder Woman (2014) #6-10. In these stories from the hit series, Hippolyta's first rule of war is demonstrated as Diana and Cheetah battle over a phoenix egg. Then, Diana agreed to represent the Justice League on a space mission-until kaiju attack! Plus, see a teenaged Diana visit Man's World while her Amazon bodyguards try to track her down! Softcover, 168 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.
Written by Brian Wood. Art by Eduardo Francisco. Cover by Borkur Eiriksson. Superstar writer Brian Wood tells the origin of Rán, founder of the Valkyrie-the deadliest space-fighter pilots in the EVE universe! This series leads into EVE: Valkyrie, one of the most hotly anticipated video games of all time, a groundbreaking virtual reality space-dogfighting shooter from the creators of EVE Online. Cover price $3.99.
Written by Eric Powell. Art by Eric Powell and John Dunivant. Cover by Eric Powell. In this special Halloween one-shot, Goon finds himself trapped in the Theatre Bizarre at the mercy of Zombo the Clown and burlesque queen Roxi Dlite! Theatre Bizarre is a real-life Halloween event held annually in Detroit, the brainchild of artist John Dunivant! Cover price $3.99.
Written by Scott Snyder. Art and Cover by Greg Capullo and Danny Miki. When Batman almost gets taken out by a new threat, Jim Gordon might have to reevaluate what it means to wear the cowl before it's too late for Gotham City! Cover price $3.99.
Written by Faith Erin Hicks. Art by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell. Cover by Nick Sumida. In this special one-shot issue, a monster is terrorizing the Lumberjanes camp and the girls go to stop it. However, it turns out that the monster is being framed and now the girls have to figure out who's doing it and to what end! Join April, Jo, Mal, Molly and Ripley as they earn their BEYOND BAY LEAF pin! Cover price $4.99.
Written by James Asmus. Art by Diego Bernard. Cover by Bilquis Evely. The Armor Hunters never leave a man behind! Deep under the mountains of the American Southwest, Quartz, of the Armor Hunters who attacked Earth, is kept secure in government custody. Escape is impossible from the inside. But can the combined might of the U.S. armed forces, X-O Manowar, and Unity stop a jailbreak from the outside…when that attack is an all-out suicide strike by Unity's giant killer robot GIN-GR?! The galaxy's deadliest squad of killers will have their revenge as multiple Harvey Award nominee James Asmus (QUANTUM AND WOODY) and red-hot rising star Diego Bernard (X-O MANOWAR) take charge of Valiant's elite superteam for an action-packed two-part story arc! Cover price $3.99.
Written by Gail Simone. Art by Sergio Fernandez Davila. Cover by Tula Lotay. IT ALL ENDS NOW. The planet-crushing finale to this epic crossover ends here! With a key player down for the count, can the remaining warriors (and their Swords of Sorrow) hold the tide against Purgatori and the other CHAOS women, AND the Prince of All Dimensions as the universe collapses around them? Featuring the greatest pulp heroines of all time in the adventure no one ever imagined could happen! Cover price $3.99.
Last Days - Written by C. Willow Wilson. Art by Adrian Alphona. Cover by Kris Anka. She's beat down basic baddies, stopped super-villains and even conquered her evil ex-crush. But now that Kamala Khan has finally found her stride as a hero, the planet's gotta go and collide with an alternate Earth…Typical. When the world ends, where will Kamala spend her last days..? Rated T Cover price $2.99.
Written by Gerry Duggan. Art and Cover by Phil Noto. Known as the skilled co-pilot of the infamous Millennium Falcon, the legendary Wookiee warrior CHEWBACCA will star in his very own limited comic series! After the battle of Yavin, Chewbacca is on his own when he crash lands his ship on an Imperial occupied planet. Now stranded, Chewie finds himself caught in the middle of trying to return to the rebellion and helping a young and feisty girl in need. Rated T Cover price $3.99.
Written by Nick Spencer. Art and Cover by Daniel Acuña. When Steve Rogers was restored to his natural age, he chose one of his closest and most trusted allies to take up his shield. Now Sam Wilson, formerly the Avenger known as Falcon, carries on the fight for liberty and justice as the all-new, all-different Captain America! Rated T Cover price $3.99.
Written by Jason Latour. Art and Cover by Robbi Rodriguez. BECAUSE YOU DEMANDED IT! Gwen Stacy is back in the webs and has an all-new, all-different mystery to solve: the reappearance of The Lizard! Spider-Woman was convinced that the Lizard died in her arms along with Peter Parker. But when a similar monster goes on a reptilian rampage, she's left with doubts not only about Peter's life, but his death as well. And witness the debut of the Osborns of Earth-65! Fan-favorite creators Jason Latour, Robbi Rodriguez & Rico Renzi are back for more with a story that every Spider-Fan will be talking about! Rated T Cover price $3.99.
Written by Gilbert Hernandez. Art and Cover by Darwyn Cooke. When a white orb washes up on the shore of a remote Latin American village, a group of children naturally poke at the strange object to see what it is. The orb explodes, leaving the children completely blind. And when a beautiful young woman who may be an alien is found wandering the seafront, she's taken in by the townspeople, but soon becomes a person of interest to a quirky pair of undercover CIA agents, and the target of affection for a young scientist. Can they come together to prevent an all-out alien invasion and save the souls in this sleepy, seaside town? Cover price $4.99.
Story, Art and Cover by Stjepan Sejic. After millions of views on DeviantArt, this popular web comic finally gets its own series. A teenage girl gets a mighty artifact that grants her immense powers...the catch? It's a bit haunted! This self-contained 'universe' includes Artifacts and characters from other series (with permission!) in a delectably STJEPAN SEJIC fashion! Cover price $3.99.