New Comics for 5/29/19
Who’s ready for Comic Con?!?! Not us! At least not yet! Because we have a NEW COMIC BOOK DAY to get through! And this week is no slouch. Make sure you get your copy of Batman Last Knight on Earth so that you can get Greg Capullo to sign it! Here we go…
From AfterShock Comics this week comes Killer Groove #1! In 1970s Los Angeles, Jonny is one of the thousands of musicians trying to make it big while working a crummy bar job, and getting drunk with his whiskey soaked P.I. friend, Jackie. When Jonny gets tangled up with a local mob hitman, he not only finds a new and violent career, but maybe the inspiration for his music as well. From Ollie Masters (The Kitchen, Snow Blind) and Eoin Marron (HER INFERNAL DESCENT, Army of Darkness, James Bond) comes the next rock'n'roll crime sensation, with a beat that'll kill you dead.
From Boom! Studios this week, Angel #1 hits the shelves. Angel walks the line between two worlds; a vampire cursed with a soul, he's spent centuries battling back the forces that would destroy humanity, in an attempt to redeem himself for the crimes committed by the monster he was when he was first turned. But now, when the trail of the most recent demonic uprising takes him to Sunnydale, he realizes that the redemption he seeks can only come at a startling price.As Angel reunites with old friends and old spirits in Sunnydale, he comes face to face with a new demon -- one set on destroying a generation that Angel is entirely unfamiliar with. Will Angel be able to adapt to this new kind of foe...or will he succumb to the demons of his dark and terrible past as Angelus? Following the journey of Angel through past and present, critically-acclaimed writer Bryan Edward Hill (Detective Comics, Killmonger) and artist Gleb Melnikov present a brand new, modern take on one of the most iconic vampires in pop culture, perfect for fans and new readers alike!
Lastly from Boom! Studios this week, Lumberjanes Somewhere Green #1 hits stands. When Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley stumble upon several muddy, spiky, cactus kittens in the woods, they take on the sacred mission of bringing the kittens back to their home. However, when they reach the garden menageries and itfs Dryad tender, they find that there is a deeper problem at the heart of the garden.and the Roanokes are the only ones who can help! Writer Seanan McGuire (Spider-Gwen) and artist Alexa Bosy team up for an entirely new Lumberjanes story!
From Dark Horse this week, Two legends meet face to face! Who will survive when Hellboy and Lobster Johnson meet . . . in the RING OF DEATH?Hellboy's infamous misadventures in Mexico are revealed in this double-barreled one-shot! Mike Norton draws Hellboy's ill-fated turn as foe to Lobster Johnson in a luchador movie, while Paul Grist returns to draw the Visitor as he lurks in the shadows with troubling doubts about his decision to spare Hellboy.
Also from Dark Horse this week, Stranger Things returns to comics with Stranger Things Six #1 (of 4). A teenage girl with precognitive abilities, has struggled through a lifetime of exploitation only to end up the pawn of a government agency that wants to harness her powers for its own ends. You've seen the show Stranger Things, but this is your first glimpse of the strangeness that happened before the series began!
From DC this week, Batman Last Knight on Earth #1 (of 3) hits the stands. Bruce Wayne wakes up in Arkham Asylum. Young. Sane.And...he was never Batman.So begins this sprawling tale of the Dark Knight as he embarks on a quest through a devastated DC landscape featuring a massive cast of familiar faces from the DC Universe. As he tries to piece together the mystery of his past, he must unravel the cause of this terrible future and track down the unspeakable force that destroyed the world as he knew it...From the powerhouse creative team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo, the team that reinvented Batman from the emotional depths of "Court of Owls" to the bombastic power of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, DC Black Label is proud to present the bimonthly, three-issue miniseries BATMAN: LAST KNIGHT ON EARTH, published at DC's standard comic trim size.This could be the last Batman story ever told...
Also from DC this week, Catwoman Annual #1! Selina Kyle walks a fine line in the criminal underworld. A thief herself, she's regularly on the wrong side of the law, while her personal life gives her crooked colleagues plenty of reason to distrust her. When Catwoman finds herself at the center of a dark plot full of violence and intrigue, she'll have to decide which side she is on...and who she can trust. If a leopard can't change its spots, and a leopard is a cat...can Catwoman ever escape her own destiny?
Next up from DC is the Detective Comics Annual #2! After years on the shelf, Batman returns to the Black Casebook! Throughout his career, Batman has compiled his most disturbing cases into one volume, its every page filled with bizarre horror and crimes he never quite managed to solve. Now a case from the past has re-opened itself in the here and now...and Batman will find himself face-to-face again with one of the deadliest villains he fought in his early years: the Reaper!
Next from DC is Dog Days of Summer #1! "Who let the dogs out?" DC does this summer as we unleash the beast within and join Krypto and Superman, Bat-Cow and Batman, Wonder Woman and Ferdinand and many more for eight sun-kissed stories in this can't-miss animal-sized spectacular!
Finally from DC is the Superman Leviathan Rising #1 Special. An all-star roster of writers and artists highlight the new threat of Leviathan, but also tees up new ongoing series for Jimmy Olsen by writer Matt Fraction and artist Steve Lieber, and Lois Lane by writer Greg Rucka and artist Mike Perkins, coming in June! As Leviathan enacts a plan to take down Superman, it's up to Lois, Jimmy and the heroes of the DC Universe to rescue the Man of Steel.
From IDW this week, comes My Little Pony Spirit of the Forest #1 (of 3). The Cutie Mark Crusaders are back! When Apple Bloom, Scootaloo, and Sweetie Belle take a trip into the woods, they find a forest filled with trash! Just what could be causing this mess?! Looks like it's another mystery for our favorite fillies to solve-and one where not everything is as it seems...
From Marvel this week Star Wars #108 hits the rack. THE ALL-NEW NEXT ISSUE TO THE ORIGINAL MARVEL STAR WARS SERIES!A long time ago on a spinner rack far, far away...STAR WARS comics were a LOT different than they are now! With wild and intricately plotted storylines, MARVEL's historic original run introduced an array of unique heroes and villains to play alongside GEORGE LUCAS's incredibly popular science-fantasy characters. In celebration of MARVEL'S 80TH ANNIVERSARY, this Legends-era sequel to legendary comic book writer Archie Goodwin's "Crimson Forever" reunites HAN SOLO, LUKE SKYWALKER, PRINCESS LEIA, CHEWBACCA, C-3PO and R2-D2 with JAXXON, AMAIZA FOXTRAIN, DOMINA TAGGE and VALANCE THE HUNTER in a galaxy-threatening, nostalgic roller coaster! STRAP YOURSELVES IN!
Lastly from Marvel is X-Men Grand Design X-Tinction #1 (of 2). The series that has critics and fans raving returns for its final installment! The ruination of the X-Men revisited! Re-live the now-classic storylines like Mutant Massacre and The Fall of the Mutants. With appearances by Longshot, Cable, and The Marauders! Created soup to nuts by comic book superstar Ed Piskor in the Mighty Marvel Manner!
From Vault comics this week comes She Said Destroy #1! Over millennia, Brigid, Goddess of theSun, has conquered and converted the entire solar system into worshipping her and her alone, save one space colony. The witches of Fey are the last believers of The Morrigan, Goddess of Death, Brigid's sister and the only other God left. As Brigid's forces prepare for one final battle, The Morrigan prepares to do what she does best: Destroy!
Here is your complete list:
Lumberjanes Somewhere Green #1
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #39
Smooth Criminals #6
Steven Universe Ongoing #28
Bad Luck Chuck #3
Fight Club 3 #5
Hellboy Vs Lobster Johnson Ring of Death
Mystery Science Theater 3000 #6
Stranger Things Six #1
Batman Last Knight on Earth #1
Catwoman Annual #1
Detective Comics Annual #2
Dog Days of Summer #1
Doomsday Clock #10
Heroes In Crisis #9
Superman Leviathan Rising Special #1
Wild Storm #23
Peter Cannon Thunderbolt #5
Amber Blake #3
Dick Tracy Forever #2
My Little Pony Spirit of the Forest #1
Punks Not Dead London Calling #4
Star Trek Year Five #2
TMNT Ongoing #94
TMNT Urban Legends #13
Uncle Scrooge #45
Black Science #40
Age of X-Man X-Tremists #4
Amazing Spider Man #22
Black Panther #12
Fantastic Four #10
Giant Man #2
Immortal Hulk #18
Magnificent Ms Marvel #3
Major X #4
Marvel Rising #3
Spider Man City at War #3
Star Wars Original Marvel Years #108
Star Wars Vader Dark Visions #4
Superior Spider Man #6
WoR Spider Man & League of Realms #2
WoR War Scrolls #2
X-Men Grand Design X-Tinction #1
Achilles Inc #2
Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #299
Battlecats Vol 2 #1
Blossoms 666 #4
Catalyst Prime Kino #16
Cold Blood Samurai #3
Danger Doll Squad Presents Amalgama Lives #3
Dark Red #3
Dead Kings #5
Doctor Who 13th#8
Donald Who Laughs #1
Exciting Comics #2
Floppy Cop #2
Forgotten Queen #4
Grimm Fairy Tales #28
Horror Comics #1
Iron Maiden Legacy of the Beast Vol 2 31
Killer Groove #1
Life is Strange #5
Monstrous European Getaway #3
Null Faeries #5
Pope Hats #6
Princeless Book 8 Princesses #3
Punk Mambo #2
Queen of Bad Dreams #2
Rick & Morty #50
She Said Destroy #1
Spencer and Locke 2 #2
Street Fighter 2019 Pinup Special #1
Tarot Witch of the Black Rose #116
Twiztid Haunted High Ons Darkness Rises #2
Voracious Appetite for Destruction #1
Wailing Blade #1
Walk Through Hell #10
Wasted Space #10
World of Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #89
Zombie Tramp #60
Zorro Sacrilege #1