Hey Towelites, it’s Wednesday once again! AND that means we get a bunch of new comics to pick up and satisfy our Geekly cravings!
Welcome to a week full of Claptraps, Infinite Heroes, Sith Lords, Original Sins, and Titans! For what I thought was going to be a slower week, there are a ton of great new titles out there!
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
Robin Rises Omega #1: DC Comics: The hunt for Robin is over, and the battle joined! But Batman’s family feud with Ra’s al Ghul is about to erupt into something bigger when it’s interrupted by the forces of Apokolips! This epic story continues in this month’s BATMAN AND ROBIN #33!
Batman Eternal #15: DC Comics: Who is behind the hell beneath Arkham Asylum? Can Batwing and Jim Corrigan hope to stop it before it breaks out and consumes all of Gotham City?
Borderlands Fall Of Fyrestone #1: IDW Publishing: The epic story of Borderlands continues in part one of the new series, where fans find out what happens after Roland, Mordecai, Lilith, and Brick step out of Marcus’s bus. As soon as they arrive in the once-prosperous town of Fyrestone, they realize that Pandora is a far more dangerous planet than they first imagined. The Vault Hunters will go up against a ruthless bandit known as ‘Nine Toes,’ but will they be able to overcome him?
Infinite Crisis Fight For The Multiverse #1: DC Comics: In the tradition of INJUSTICE: GODS AMONG US, a new videogame sensation makes its comics debut. Developed by Turbine and WBIE Games, INFINITE CRISIS brings together unique versions of DC Universe heroes from across the multiverse to head off a crisis that threatens to destroy all of their worlds! Heroes and villains from Gaslight, Atomic, Arcane, Mecha and other worlds battle and join forces with Prime Earth Batman in this rapidly escalating conflict!
New 52 Futures End #11: DC Comics: The Justice League demands Firestorm answer for Green Arrow’s death.
Nova #19: Marvel Comics: ORIGINAL SIN tie-in! Original Sin presents a pair of mysteries: Was Nova’s father a murderer? What is the secret origin of the Black Novas? As Sam grieves for The Watcher, he turns to a friend for help — Rocket Raccoon!
Silver Surfer #4: Marvel Comics: In order to return alien abductee Dawn Greenwood home, the Surfer must travel to the one place in the galaxy he dreads the most… Planet Earth! And what should be a quick drop off turns into turns into one very… strange adventure. Featuring: DOCTOR STRANGE, THE INCREDIBLE HULK, and some surprise guest stars. Including those movie stars on the cover!
Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #3: Dark Horse: Darth Maul has captured Darth Sidious’s new apprentice! Mother Talzin and Maul attempt to sway Count Dooku to their cause, revealing surprising facts about Maul’s past. But an attack by an elite Jedi strike force throws everyone’s plans into chaos! * Based on unaired episodes of the television series The Clone Wars!
Teen Titans #1: DC Comics: Red Robin, Wonder Girl, Raven, Bunker and Beast Boy step out of the shadows of the adult heroes of the DC Universe to offer bold, exciting and sometime dangerous ideas on how to protect a world full of superpowered teenagers – any one of whom could be the next heroic figure or major villain!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #36: IDW Publishing: Leonardo and Splinter plan for the coming war with Shredder. As they meditate on what their true path must be, they are engulfed by darkness. And from that darkness emerges… the Rat King! Will his meddling with their minds lead to salvation or madness?
Unity #9: Valiant Entertainment: Time to bring in…Bloodshot! The unrelenting force that is the Armor Hunters has wreaked havoc across planet Earth, cutting a swath of terror and destruction in their wake. Now the last, best chance at standing against the calculating wrath of the Hunters comes in the form of Unity: Livewire, Ninjak, The Eternal Warrior, and their newest recruit…BLOODSHOT?! But can they stop the galactic warriors before they capture X-O Manowar and destroy Earth?!
X-Files Year Zero <#1 of 5>: IDW Publishing: When a blue-collar worker from New Jersey passes prophetic messages to the FBI from a mysterious ‘Mr. Zero,’ Mulder is convinced it is the same otherworldly entity that contacted the FBI through a suburban housewife in the 1940s. This similarly named ‘Mr. Xero’ pointed the FBI toward many unusual cases, leading to the establishment of ‘the X-Files’!
Hope that satisfied your craving!