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THIS WEEK'S FEATURED RELEASES
✦ SHADE THE CHANGING WOMAN #1 Young Animal ✦
(W) Cecil Castellucci (A) Marley Zarcone, Jamie Coe (CA) Becky Cloonan
Shade has shed her alien identity. She’s stepped out of her original Earth body and into another one. Now, free of the burdens of any past life, and finally on her own, she sets out to see more of her new home. But how does she cope when the madness takes all the human emotions she was forced to confront in the Milk Wars and turns them into a bouillabaisse of memory and confusion? And to make it even more challenging, Shade must also face her namesake, the original Changing Man.
✦ INFINITY COUNTDOWN #1 (OF 5) Marvel Comics ✦
(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Aaron Kuder (CA) Adi Granov
The Saga of the Infinity Stones begins!
As the Infinity Stones reappear around the cosmos, the ultimate race for power is on!! Battles will be fought, blood will be spilled, lives will be lost… all as the greatest cosmic heroes and villains vie for possession of the Power Stone, towering over a remote asteroid, somehow grown to the size of a building. Watch as the path to Infinity opens before your eyes and the END lies near…
✦ GIDEON FALLS #1 Image Comics ✦
(W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Andrea Sorrentino
A brand-new ongoing series from the acclaimed bestselling creative team of Old Man Logan and Green Arrow! The lives of a reclusive young man obsessed with a conspiracy in the city’s trash, and a washed-up Catholic priest arriving in a small town full of dark secrets, become intertwined around the mysterious legend of The Black Barn, an otherworldly building that is alleged to have appeared in both the city and the small town, throughout history, bringing death and madness in its wake.
Rural mystery and urban horror collide in this character-driven meditation on obsession, mental illness, and faith.
✦ OBLIVION SONG BY KIRKMAN & DE FELICI #1 Image Comics ✦
(W) Robert Kirkman (A) Annalisa Leoni (A/CA) Lorenzo De Felici
A decade ago, 300,000 citizens of Philadelphia were suddenly lost in Oblivion. The government made every attempt to recover them, but after many years, they gave up. Nathan Cole…won’t. He makes daily trips, risking his life to try and rescue those still living in the apocalyptic hellscape of Oblivion. But maybe…Nathan is looking for something else? Why can’t he resist the siren call of the Oblivion Song?
✦ OCTOBER FACTION SUPERNATURAL DREAMS #1 IDW Publishing ✦
(W) Steve Niles (A/CA) Damien Worm
The October Faction is back! With their former leader and father retired, the rest of the Allan family adjusts to the new status quo and brings the monster-hunting business into the modern era. But a sinister and powerful new evil stirs… one that could tear the family apart!
✦ DOCTOR STAR & KINGDOM LOST TOMORROWS #1 Dark Horse Comics ✦
(W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Max Fiumara
This dual-narrative story set in the world of the Eisner-Award winning Black Hammer series chronicles the legacy of a Golden-Age superhero. An aged crime fighter desperately wants to reconnect with his estranged son, who he hoped would one day take the mantle of Doctor Star. Over the course of the story we learn his World War II-era origin, how he got his powers, his exciting astral adventures, the formation of some of Black Hammer’s greatest heroes, and more in this heartbreaking superhero tale about fathers and sons.
ASSASSINS CREED ORIGINS #1 Titan Comics
(W) Anthony Del Col (A) PJ Kaiowa (CA) Stephanie Hans
Ancient Egypt, a land of majesty and intrigue, is disappearing in a ruthless fight for power. Unveil dark secrets and forgotten myths as you go back to the one founding moment: The Origins of the Assassin’s Brotherhood. Written by Anthony Del Col (Kill Shakespeare). Ties into the hotly anticipated Assassin’s Creed Origins game.
BALLAD OF SANG #1 (OF 5) Oni Press
(W) Ed Brisson (A/CA) Alessandro Micelli, Shari Chankhamma
Kidnapped off the streets of the Philippines as an infant and trained as a child assassin, Sang has never had a childhood. All he’s ever known is killing and the kindness of his master, Chen, the closest thing Sang has to a father. When Sang’s enthusiasm botches a job, it brings the wrath of Don Minchella down on the pair, resulting in Chen’s murder. Barely escaping with his own line — and with Minchella’s severed arm in tow — Sang swears revenge, while every gang in the city mobilizes to return him to Minchella, dead or alive.
DODGE CITY #1 Boom! Studios
(W) Josh Trujillo (A/CA) Cara McGee
Josh Trujillo ( Adventure Time ) and Cara McGee ( Over the Garden Wall ) team up for a new series about then high-energy chaos of competitive dodgeball! Tomas is the newest member of the Jazz Pandas dodgeball team, and he’s got a certain knack for keeping an eye on on the ball (or several!). However, he is new, untested, and still not quite part of the team. But if the Jazz Pandas want to make it to summer regional championships they’ll have to pull together and learn to work as a team.
GREEN HORNET #1 Dynamite Entertainment
(W) Amy Chu (A) German Erramouspe (CA) Mike Choi
Britt Reid Jr., the scion of the Daily Sentinel publishing empire, vanishes during a wild party on his friend’s yacht. Meanwhile, crime spikes in the streets of Century City with the mysterious criminal/secret vigilante the Green Hornet absent. It’s only a matter of time before SOMEONE puts two and two together, and it’s up to Kato, former partner of Britt’s father, and his daughter Mulan to protect the city AND the Green Hornet legacy, while finding out what happened to Britt. Amy Chu (Red Sonja, Poison Ivy, KISS) picks up where Kevin Smith left off with an action packed mystery.
HIGHEST HOUSE #1 IDW Publishing
(W) Mike Carey (A) Peter Gross (CA) Yuko Shimizu
The creators behind the Hugo Award-nominated The Unwritten, Mike Carey and Peter Gross, invite you into The Highest House, the story of a slave boy named Moth, who makes friends with a powerful entity called Obsidian that promises advancement and happiness. Clearly, Obsidian has a hidden agenda, but Moth has ambitions and plans of his own…
Series covers by award-winning illustrator Yuko Shimizu!
PRISM STALKER #1 Image Comics
(W) Sloane Leong (A/CA) Sloane Leong
For fans of Octavia Butler, Sailor Moon, and the biopunk horror of David Cronenberg comes PRISM STALKER, an ongoing sci-fi adventure series by SLOANE LEONG.
Vep is a young refugee raised away from her devastated home planet as an indentured citizen in a foreign colony. She works tirelessly for her insectoid hosts, but there is no exit in sight in this viscous, dripping citynest. The eye of opportunity is closing. Her duty is to her family and her siblings, but what more can she do for them here? The answer appears faster than she is ready for.
SPIDER KING #1 IDW Publishing
(W) Josh Vann (A/CA) Simone D’Armini
When a fleet of spaceships crashes into northern Europe in 956 AD, a group of unlikely Viking heroes are the last line of defense against a brutal intergalactic warlord. Equal parts science fiction and fantasy, The Spider King follows the adventures of Viking warriors as they defend their world against alien invaders armed with futuristic technology and impossible weapons.
FULL LIST OF RELEASES
2000 AD PROG #2071
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #797 LEGACY
ASSASSINS CREED ORIGINS #1
AVENGERS #683 LEGACY
BALLAD OF SANG #1 (OF 5)
BANE CONQUEST #10 (OF 12)
BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #6 (OF 8)
BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT #6 (OF 8) VAR ED
BLACK BETTY #2
BLACK BOLT #11 LEGACY
BLACK LIGHTNING COLD DEAD HANDS #5 (OF 6)
BLOODSHOT SALVATION #7
BOMBSHELLS UNITED #13
CAPTAIN AMERICA #699 LEGACY
DEJAH THORIS #2
DOCTOR STAR & KINGDOM LOST TOMORROWS #1
DOCTOR STRANGE DAMNATION #2 (OF 4) LEGACY
DODGE CITY #1
EAST OF WEST #36
EXIT STAGE LEFT THE SNAGGLEPUSS CHRONICLES #3
GHOSTBUSTERS ANNUAL 2018
GIDEON FALLS #1
GIDEON FALLS #1 CVR B LEMIRE
GIDEON FALLS #1 CVR C JOCK
GRAVEDIGGERS UNION #5
GREEN ARROW #38
GREEN HORNET #1
GREEN LANTERNS #42
HARLEY & IVY MEET BETTY & VERONICA #6 (OF 6)
HARLEY QUINN #39
HAWKEYE #16 LEGACY
HELLCHILD INFERNO ONE SHOT #0
HIGHEST HOUSE #1
I HATE FAIRYLAND #17
ICEMAN #11 LEGACY
INCOGNEGRO RENAISSANCE #2
INFINITY COUNTDOWN #1 (OF 5) LEGACY
INJUSTICE 2 #21
JETSONS #5 (OF 6)
JUSTICE LEAGUE #40
MONSTRO MECHANICA #4
OBLIVION SONG BY KIRKMAN & DE FELICI #1
OCTOBER FACTION SUPERNATURAL DREAMS #1
PRISM STALKER #1
RASPUTIN VOICE OF DRAGON #5 (OF 5)
RICK & MORTY PRESENTS THE VINDICATORS #1
RISE OF BLACK PANTHER #3 (OF 6) LEGACY
ROGUE & GAMBIT #3 (OF 5) LEGACY
SAVAGE DRAGON #232
SCALES & SCOUNDRELS #7
SHADE THE CHANGING WOMAN #1
SHADOW BATMAN #6 (OF 6)
SHE-HULK #163 LEGACY
SPIDER KING #1
SPIDER-MAN #238 LEGACY
STAR TREK BOLDLY GO #17
STAR WARS #44
UBER INVASION #12
VAN HELSING VS ROBYN HOOD #3 (OF 4)
VENOM #163 LEGACY
WALKING DEAD #177
WICKED & DIVINE #34
WILD STORM #12
X-MEN GOLD #23 LEGACY
X-MEN RED #2 LEG WW