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
Justice League United #1: DC Comics: In Canada, the team of Animal Man, Green Arrow, Martian Manhunter and Stargirl is joined by Adam Strange to fight an unstoppable forced called the Unimaginable.
All New Ghost Rider #3: Marvel Comics: ‘ENGINES OF VENGEANCE’ PART 3. Ronnie meets the mysterious entity behind his possession. Is the all-new GHOST RIDER a hero or a villain? MR. HYDE takes on the street gangs while a thug discovers the power of DR. ZABO’S pills.
Avengers #29: Marvel Comics: WHAT DID HE SEE?
Batman Eternal #6: DC Comics: Something hellish is brewing in the tunnels under Arkham Asylum…and Batman’s going to need the help of The Demon to stop it!
Captain America #20: Marvel Comics: Gungnir’s true power exposed! This is the day when it all changes; this is the beginning of the end. Dr. Mindbubble has learned a secret that will shatter the life of Captain America. The Iron Nail’s true power revealed! This is it, the fight that will change the life of Steve Rogers forever after!
Deadly Hands of Kung Fu <#1 of 4>: Marvel Comics: MURDER! MYSTERY! MARTIAL ARTS! A former lover of Shang-Chi’s is murdered in cold blood while working deep undercover for MI-6. When Shang-Chi travels to England to pay his respects he learns all is not as it seems, and if he’s not careful he may be next to die! Old friends, new enemies, espionage and kung fu collide in this riveting story from Mike Benson and Tan Eng Huat!
Fantastic Four #4: Marvel Comics: ‘THE FALL OF THE FANTASTIC FOUR’ PART 4. FLAME OFF!!! JOHNNY STORM has lost his powers! The HUMAN TORCH is no more!!! With one member down, a new threat emerges — the WRECKING CREW…with powers mysteriously elevated to A-level destruction as they team-up with the WIZARD to be a new, devastating version of the FRIGHTFUL FOUR! And as BEN and ALICIA’S romance rekindles, so looms the PUPPET MASTER with dark plans for both of them. All this and the return of FF members ANT MAN, MS. THING and SHE-HULK.
Hellboy in Hell #6: Dark Horse: Hellboy revisits an old vampire acquaintance in the bowels of Hell.
Mars Attacks First Born <#1 of 4>: IDW Publishing: It’s Mars Attacks like you’ve never seen it, from the co-creator of The Maxx and the team behind The Hollows! When Mars attacked Earth, the battle left no side unscarred, least of all a lonely old man and his blind niece…along with the first Martian child born on Earth! Will the child’s warlike ways take over, or is there more going on here than it seems?
New 52 Futures End #2: DC Comics: The entire DC Universe gathers to mourn a fallen hero! Plus the secrets of the DCU five years later arrive at Lois Lane’s door!
Nightcrawler #2: Marvel Comics: Someone is hunting down Nightcrawler’s loved ones…and Nightcrawler and Wolverine are determined to find out who and to what ends! Classic X-Men characters meet contemporary threats as the newly-resurrected Nightcrawler crosses the globe to save his nearest and dearest from suffering the fate he just escaped…
Secret Avengers #3: Marvel Comics: ‘POST-NUCLEAR’ A post-nuclear warhead has gone missing in the Middle East. Eighteen S.H.I.E.L.D. agents are dead. Who you gonna call? What happens when Black Widow and Lady Bullseye meet? Sparkles. And what happens when you get too many sparkles? Explosions, that’s what. While Phil Coulson struggles with his new problem, Maria Hill deals with her old one: MODOK is up to something.
Star Wars #17: Dark Horse: As Princess Leia and her prince prepare for their wedding day on Arrochar, the uneasy feeling among the Rebels-especially Han Solo-grows. Meanwhile, Luke, on an alpine mission with local troops, discovers the Alliance’s new “friends” aren’t so friendly!
Starlight #3: Image Comics: Duke and his young companion begin their first adventure together! To the people of Tantalus, Duke is a hero and savior. Now, he’s their last chance to vanquish the new menace that has invaded the peace-loving world he left behind. But four decades have passed: Duke’s not the young man he once was, and the enemy he faces is more powerful than anything he faced in the good old days. The stakes are raised, and the weight of Duke’s own conscience might be his heaviest burden yet!
Superman Doomed #1: DC Comics: Beginning the super-event you have been waiting for in The New 52: Superman vs. Doomsday in a way you’ve never seen before! And with Doomsday’s deadly new abilities, in this battle there can be no winners. The Man of Steel must unleash insane levels of power in order to do the job, only to terrify the world he’s saving. Beating Doomsday is only the beginning of this never ending battle!