Hey Towelites, it’s Wednesday once again! AND that means we get a whole new slew of comics to pick up and get our geek on! So let’s find out what’s going on over at Marvel, DC, IDW, Dark Horse, Zenoscope, Image, Dynamite, and more!! Check out TFAW for the latest titles, popular back-books, preorders and more!
Featured Book of the Week
Marvels Guardians Of Galaxy Prelude <#1 of 2>: Marvel Comics: ‘NEW DAWN’ The universe is big. Bigger than you could ever imagine. And the SILVER SURFER, the lone sentinel of the skyways, is about to discover that the best way to see it… is with someone else. Meet the Earth Girl who’s challenged the Surfer to go beyond the boundaries of the known Marvel U– into the strange, the new, and the utterly fantastic! Anywhere and Everywhere… Hang on!
Aquaman and the Others #1: DC Comics: A “FUTURES END” prelude! Spinning out of AQUAMAN, the King of Atlantis and his teammates find themselves targeted by an unknown foe that wants their Atlantean artifacts! Don’t miss the start of this all-new series!
Black Science #5: Image Comics: Grant discovers the truth about the Pillar’s sabotage, tearing his team apart just as they are launched into a dimension of mad gravity and violent monkey ghosts! How do you survive insanity when you can’t trust anyone around you?
Black Widow #5: Marvel Comics: Paris, London, Montenegro. Natasha is in a race against time, under the shadow of the hammer . . . A dark plot threatens Europe, and even SHIELD doesn’t know who’s behind it . . . With nowhere to turn for answers, Natasha has no choice but to ask THE RAVEN for help . . .
Caliban #1: Avatar Press: Master storyteller GARTH ENNIS and Fashion Beast artist FACUNDO PERCIO team up to deliver a haunting new epic of science fiction horror. The crew of the Caliban travels hyperspace on nothing more than a routine trip for the giant vessel. Just human beings that have been inside a bit too long, confident of no other life in the Galaxy, and all the vastness of space to remind them how far they are from home. But when an impossible accident suddenly causes the Caliban to slam into an abandoned alien ship, a nightmare in space begins to unfold. Ennis delivers his unique brand of flawed characters, spot-on dialog, and trademark flare for the unexpected in a new series in the vein of Alien. This is the beginning of the end for the crew of the Caliban.
Captain America #19: Marvel Comics: The story that will change the life of Captain America forever! S.H.I.E.L.D.’S ultimate weapon hass fallen into the hands of The Iron Nail! Cap trapped in the twisted mindscape of Dr. Mindbubble! Jet Black and Falcon must make a horrible choice!
Detective Comics #30: DC Comics: A bold new direction for DETECTIVE COMICS as THE FLASH creative team of Francis Manapul and Brian Buccelato take over the creative reins! Batman finds himself knee-deep in a new mystery involving a deadly new narcotic that has hit the streets of Gotham City.
Earth 2 #22: DC Comics: When all looks lost–Green Lantern returns!
Green Arrow #30: DC Comics: “The Outsiders War” Part 5! Arrow and Robert face a mob of Outsiders. It looks bad . . . but the cavalry is about to arrive in the form of Katana, Butcher, Magus and Kodiak! Will they be in time to save the day?
Magneto #2: Marvel Comics: Horrors from Magneto’s past inform his decisions in the present as he hunts down the source of the newest threat to mutantkind. Meanwhile, S.H.I.E.L.D. catches a glimpse of Magneto’s new band of followers . . .
Moon Knight #2: Marvel Comics: The best new comic of 2014 continues with a story that has to be experienced to be believed!
Secret #7: Image Comics: ‘ENDGAME’ It’s taken fifteen years of couples counseling. Forty barrels of ink. Six billion dollars and a time machine to get to the epic conclusion of SECRET and HERE IT IS! The death and resurrection of Steadfast. Someone lives. Someone dies. And, of course, someone loses a finger. Check out the final chapter of this modern spy thriller, SECRET #7: ENDGAME!
Sinister Dexter <#5 of 7>: IDW Publishing: Representing the infamous Shrink Rap storyline! Ramone goes to see a psychiatrist and we get a deeper look into the origin of the two deadliest Gun Sharks on planet Earth- Sinister and Dexter… by the end, we’ll all need a Shrink!
Origin II <#4 of 5>: Marvel Comics: The penultimate issue! Logan, Clara and Creed are on the run from Sinister…but could Sinister offer Logan something he can’t refuse? Creed’s secret revealed!
Starlight #2: Image Comics: Duke McQueen once saved an alien world from destruction-but it happened in a place nobody believes in, during a time nobody remembers. Surrounded by memories of his late wife and his happier past, Duke’s days as a hero are long gone…or so he thinks! Now, a young visitor from the world Duke once saved is coming to him with a desperate plea for help. It’s one last chance at adventure for Duke, and another chapter to unfold in the ever-expanding Millarworld Universe!
Stormwatch #30: DC Comics: FINAL ISSUE A ‘FUTURES END’ prelude! The original Stormwatch team returns, as this story sets up the organization’s role in the future of the DC Universe!
Trillium <#8 of 8>: Vertigo/DC Comics: What is Nika’s ultimate destiny? And what role will William play in the survival of humankind? Can they finally be reunited before the universe unravels all around them? Vertigo’s sci-fi epic reaches its mindbending conclusion.