Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics. If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop.
ALIEN BOUNTY HUNTER #2 – $3.99
Vault Comics – Adrian Wassel, David M. Booher, Nick Robles, Deron Bennett, Stephan Levinson, Tim Daniel
Out of options, Madsen descends into the city of Lustrum, deep beneath the Alaskan tundra. First up: Find his contact, Chris Cancel. Or make enough noise that Cancel finds him. Next: Find his perp. Cancel has a plan. All they have to do is free a friend from one dangerous Ward, who should be able to get them into the next dangerous Ward. Simple enough.
BLOODSHOT SALVATION #3 – $3.99
Valiant Entertainment – Jeff Lemire, Lewis LaRosa, Mico Suayan, Brian Reber
NOW: When Magic’s estranged family of sadistic cultists come to take her back home, Ray Garrison is forced to succumb to the rage within and protect his family against those who would do them harm.
But as Magic’s bizarre relatives reveal their true intentions – including those of the demented leader called “Daddy” – the man once known as Bloodshot will quickly discover that the path to revenge is one filled with dire and deadly consequences…
THEN: Years from today – in a world gone wrong where Bloodshot long ago went M.I.A. – can Magic and Jessie navigate the agents of Omen that now pursue them across the heartland? And just when
their darkest hour arrives, a familiar face is about to appear with a helping hand…and a message from beyond the grave!
BRILLIANT TRASH #1 – $3.99
Aftershock Comics – Tim Seeley, Priscilla Petraites, Marco Lesko, Marshall Dillon, Mike Norton
In the days to come, a super powered teenage girl wipes the heavily disputed Old City of Jerusalem from the face of the globe. Now, in American dystopia after the “Lady Last Word Incident”, a click-bait headline writing “journalist” holds the key to a med-tech conspiracy that could turn people into gods for the price of days off their lives. But in a world where news is tailored to every viewpoint, will anyone believer her? A sci-fi superhuman epic from Tim Seeley, the writer of Revival and Grayson, and breakout art sensation Priscilla Petraites!
DEAD OF WINTER #4 – $3.99
Oni Press – Kyle Starks, Gabo, Brian Hurtt, Bill Crabtree, Crank!
The epic conclusion of the thrilling tale based on the smash-hit board game DEAD OF WINTER. In this, the most thrilling of chapters, our heroes descend upon a police station to save a captured comrade, an apocalyptic psychotic goes to war against everyone, zombies zombies everywhere, and, yes, sweet friends, your new favorite hero, Sparky the Super Dog saves the day and we all learn not only what it takes to be a hero but exactly why that dog hates zombies so much.
THE PUNISHER #218 – $3.99
Marvel Comics – Matthew Rosenberg, Guiu Vilanova, Lee Loughridge, Clayton Crain
FRANK CASTLE: WAR MACHINE Part 1
For years, Frank Castle has been fighting a one-man war against criminals who endanger the innocent, but when a certain one-eyed operative offers him the tools to take his fight global…how could he say no? Find out how Frank found his way into the WAR MACHINE
Extra Pulls: Batman Who Laughs, The Realm #3, Generation Gone #5, Doctor Strange #381, The Wicked + The Divine #33