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.
Colossi #3 – $3.99
Vault Comics – Ricardo Mo, Alberto Muriel, Stelladia, HDE
Scattered and desperate, the survivors of Shuttle 34 seek out new allies. But as their situation grows ever more hopeless, fractures appear between members of the group. Can these tiny castaways keep it together long enough to outwit and outmaneuver an enemy with terrifying hidden depths?
Heartthrob: Season 2 #1 – $3.99
Oni Press – Christopher Sebela, Robert Wilson IV, Nick Filardi
There must be 50 ways to leave your lover, but none of them include robbing a Fleetwood Mac concert and escaping to Canada with a getaway driver and a group of anarchists. Putting Mercer and her life of crime in the rearview, Callie tries her damnedest to live a normal life, hide out from the FBI and make sense of Canadian currency. As her friends continue pulling crimes and Callie dips her toe back in the dating waters, she’ll find out when you share your heart with someone, breaking up is way harder to do.
Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man #1 – $4.99
Marvel Comics – Chip Zdarsky, Adam Kubert, Jordie Bellaire,
SPIDER-MAN RETURNS TO THE FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD!
The webslinging, wallcrawling wonder returns to New York City in the all-new PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN. A companion series to the best-selling Amazing Spider-Man series, Peter Parker is going back-to-basics for big heroics in the Big Apple. Featuring adversaries old and new, be there as Spider-Man returns to his friendly neighborhood for his never ending battle against crime and the dreaed “Parker Luck”.
Rapture #2 – $3.99
Valiant Entertainment – Matt Kindt, Cafu, Roberto De La Torre, Andrew Dalhouse, Mico Suayan
Might meets magic! As Babel’s dark forces in the Deadside rise, the afterlife’s last chance at survival rests in the living’s greatest champions. But to save heaven itself, MI-6 agent Colin King – a.k.a. Ninjak – must confront his greatest fears…and place his trusted steel against the fantastic and unknown powers of sorcery. With Punk Mambo, Tama the Geomancer, and the fallen hero Shadowman at his side, Ninjak will lead the supernatural’s greatest champions into a suicide mission against beasts and barbarians…and the very gods themselves! Valiant’s epic standalone event enters is next spellbinding chapter as New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt (X-O Manowar) and powerhouse artist CAFU (Rai) strike at the veil between life and death!
Shirtless Bear-Fighter – $3.99
Image Comics – Jody LeHeup, Sebastian Girner, Nil Vendrell, Mike Spicer, Dave Lanphear, Tom Fowler, Nathan Fairbairn
After being betrayed by the bears that raised him, the legendary Shirtless Bear-Fighter wanders the forest he’s sworn to protect, fistfighting bears, eating flapjacks, and being the angriest man the world has ever known!
When wild-eyed, super-strong bears attack the citizens of Major City, Shirtless ventures into the human world to do what he does best…PUNCH THOSE BEARS IN THE FACE! But all is not as it seems. Someone is manipulating Shirtless…and only by confronting the demons of his past can Shirtless hope to save his future!
A heart-filled, hilarious, tall tale for the ages… you don’t want to miss SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER!
Extra Pulls: Black Monday Murders #6, The Few #6, God Country #6, Old Guard #5, Batman #25