Every Wednesday is New Comic Book Day at Get Ready Comics! We are proud to bring a wide selection and variety of different graphic novels from a range of publishers. We have listed what new titles we have coming in this week at Get Ready Comics. If you want to purchase any of the titles listed (if you can’t see what you are looking for – let us know and we will order it in), simply drop in store or get in touch and we can post it out to you.
THIS WEEK'S NEW GRAPHIC NOVELS
KILLING JOKE NOVEL SC DC Comics
(W) Christa Faust, Gary Phillips
A criminal is immersed in chemicals that disfigure him, driving him mad and giving birth to the Joker. As Joker sets out to break Commissioner Gordon, shooting and crippling Gordon’s daughter, Batman races to rescue him. This edgy adaptation by Hard Case Crime novelist Christa Faust expands adds intricate layers to the cast and events of the graphic novel, further examining the nature of morality.
MISTER MIRACLE TP DC Comics
(W) Tom King (A/CA) Mitch Gerads
The critically acclaimed 12-issue mini-series is collected. Scott Free is the greatest escape artist who ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness’ gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a new life on Earth with his wife, the former Female Fury known as Big Barda. Using the stage alter ego of Mister Miracle, he has made a career for himself showing off his acrobatic escape techniques. He even caught the attention of the Justice League, which counted him among its ranks. You might say Scott Free has everything…so why isn’t it enough? Mister Miracle has mastered every illusion, achieved every stunt, pulled off every trick-except one. He has never escaped death. Is it even possible? Our hero is going to have to kill himself if he wants to find out.
SUICIDE SQUAD HELL TO PAY TP DC Comics
(W) Jeff Parker (A) Matthew Dow Smith, Agustin Padilla, Stefano Raffaele, Cat Staggs (CA) Ryan Benjamin
Amanda Waller has her “Get Out of Hell Free” card, but why did she go to such lengths to acquire it? Setting her Squad loose on the high seas, will the Wall regret her decision to lead this mission? Back on dry land, Deadshot returns to Waller’s service. Jason Blood promised aid to Waller’s team, but his idea is surprisingly unhelpful. Now that Scandal knows one of Waller’s secrets, whose side is she on? Collects the 12-chapter digital-first series.
HEY KIDS COMICS TP Image Comics
(W) Howard Chaykin (A) Howard Chaykin
HEY KIDS! COMICS! takes its cue from nearly a century of turbulence and triumph, despair and drama in the comics racket.
Artists and writers, con men and clowns, ganefs and gangsters create the foundations of today’s biggest entertainment business-or at least the tail that wags the dog.
Some of it really happened, and the names have been changed to protect the innocent and guilty…
…although in the end, everyone was guilty of something.
Collects HEY KIDS! COMICS! #1-5
HIT-GIRL TP VOL 03 ROME Image Comics
(W) Rafael Scavone (A/CA) Rafael Albuquerque
HIT-GIRL’S IN ROME. Mindy’s racing around the Italian city in hot pursuit of a cargo thief. When she finally gets hold of the stolen package-a bejeweled human skull-she uncovers a macabre story that leads her deep into the dark, criminal underbelly of Rome. Collects HIT-GIRL #9-12.
IMMORTAL HULK TP VOL 02 GREEN DOOR Marvel Comics
(W) Al Ewing (A) Joe Bennett, Lee Garbett, Martin Simmonds (CA) Alex Ross
Bruce Banner is alive and on the loose – and now the entire world knows it. Soon the Hulk finds himself hunted once again – this time by the government, Alpha Flight, the mysterious Shadow Base…and the Avengers! Someone’s going to find him first, but which option is least bad? It might not matter, because Bruce has bigger problems. Something terrible has infected him. Something with unspeakable plans for humanity. And the only one who knows about this dark infection…is the Hulk! Meanwhile, Carl “Crusher” Creel was just trying to live. Now, to save what he’s built for himself, he must do the impossible. The Absorbing Man must kill the Immortal Hulk! But the Hulk is the one thing standing between the world of the living – and the Green Door! Collecting IMMORTAL HULK #6-10.
PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN TP VOL 05 Marvel Comics
(W) Sean Ryan (A) Juan Frigeri (CA) Philip Tan
SPIDER-GEDDON overwhelms the life of Peter Parker! Only a few of his deadly foes fill the spectacular Spider-Man with fear at the mere mention of their name, but Morlun and his family of Inheritors top the list! Now they’re back, and Morlun has set his sights on Peter – and Peter alone! The relentless killer won’t rest until he has destroyed the one Spider who has ever bested him. There’s no cavalry coming for our friendly neighborhood hero, and desperate times call for desperate measures – but how bad must it be for Spidey to ask J. Jonah Jameson for help? And can his last-ditch plan possibly be enough to prevent Morlun from bringing Peter Parker to the end of his road? Collecting PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN (2017) #311-313.
TITANS TP VOL 05 THE SPARK DC Comics
(W) Dan Abnett (A) Brandon Peterson, Brent Peeples, Guillem March, Matt Santorelli, Sergio Davila, Vicente Cifuentes, Brian Ching, Nicola Scott, Max Raynor, Ben Oliver, Denis Medri (CA) Stjepan Sejic
Can anything stop the metagene pandemic unleashed through the events of Justice League: No Justice? The Titans are on the case. With Nightwing leading this new squad, these former sidekicks must stop the fallout from an intergalactic threat before it consumes the planet! Collects issues #23-27 and TITANS SPECIAL #1.