Welcome back to the Villains’ Month edition of CynicNerd’s Comic Cravings, where everything is just a little more evil! Ready for round 4, the finale, of the Villains’ Month books from DC Comics? You should be because the 3D covers are off the hook! Most are sold out so you’ll be hunting the secondary market for these! Or are you on an epic space trip with Marvel’s Infinity? What’s going on over at 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 #23.4 Secret Society: DC Comics: An army of super villains has been built throughout The New 52 during 2013-but for what purpose? Learn about the villains that have paved the way for the world of FOREVER EVIL.
Action Comics #23.4 Metallo: DC Comics: Before he became Metal-Zero, John Corben had two great loves: his country and Lois Lane. Awakening from a coma after the events of ACTION COMICS #8, Corben finds himself betrayed by both–and now his Kryptonite heart beats only for revenge! And when he joins up with the Secret Society, there’s no limit to the destruction he can cause!
Avengers #20: Marvel Comics: INFINITY TIE-IN – “AVENGERS UNIVERSE: III” Unexpected overtures from the Builders. A meeting of Ex Nihilos. Total, unconditional surrender.
Batman #23.4 Bane: DC Comics: Batman is gone, and the inmates of Arkham Asylum are running wild in the streets! Bane is in Gotham City with one goal . . . to take it over no matter who he has to break!
Batman Superman #3.1 Doomsday: DC Comics: Long before Superman fought the unstoppable monster known as Doomsday, the beast’s reputation for death and destruction haunted The Man of Steel’s home world of Krypton.
Battlestar Galactica #4: Dynamite Entertainment: Marooned in a reality where the Battlestar Galactica never existed and the Cylon’s rule supreme; Apollo joins a very different version of his father in his relentless resistance against the Cylon domination. Meanwhile, imprisoned in the holding cells of a Cylon Basestar, Starbuck discovers an unexpected and startling new ally
Detective Comics #23.4 Man Bat: DC Comics: Dr. Langstrom has given in to the Man-Bat side of his personality. Left unchecked in a world without heroes, he brutally stalks his prey in Gotham City! If Langstrom won’t stop himself . . . who will?
Dinosaurs Attack <#3 of 5>: IDW Publishing: Is anyone on Earth safe from the time-displaced, flesh-hungry dinosaurs, phased into modern-day reality by Prof. Thorne’s particle beam experiment gone awry? Will a dream-like conversation with a sentient humanoid dinosaur spark a plan to end all this global destruction, or actually hasten humanity’s demise?
Ghostbusters #8: Marvel Comics: The Ghostbusters have their hands full in this issue! Kylie, Peter, and Ray have boarded the John Milton to meet its restless captain — the stubborn spirit of a teenager who was lost at sea in the ship’s original sinking!
Green Lantern #23.4 Sinestro: DC Comics: Years ago, Sinestro used his Green Lantern ring to utterly dominate his home planet of Korugar, all in the name of “protecting” his people. It’s the mistake that turned his name into a curse, and brought down the greatest Green Lantern of them all . . . but one never-before-seen moment from those dark days holds the key to his future!
Grimm Fairy Tales Halloween Special 2013: Zenescope Entertainment: Over the years Sela has faced a host of foes. The Piper, Headless Horseman, Jack Frost and the Scarecrow have all menaced her at one time or another. But she’s never had to face them all at the same time…until now! In the midst of a Halloween designed for Sela, Red and Robyn to have some fun all hell breaks loose and they find themselves in a fight for their lives. This is one Halloween they’ll never forget…if they manage to survive it!
Grimm Fairy Tales Oz <#3 of 6>: Zenescope Entertainment: Dorothy’s travels through the land of Oz in search of the Veridian Scepter bring her face to face with one danger after another. Luckily along with the danger with the she also finds new allies in the Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow…but unknown to Dorothy and Glinda one of these new companions may not be the noble friend they pretend to be.
Grimm Fairy Tales Robyn Hood Wanted <#5 of 5> : Zenescope Entertainment: With the Sheriff of Nottingham revealed, Robyn rushes to save Marian from an evil she cannot begin to comprehend. As the city she once saved falls to ashes around her, will the hooded archer rise to become a legend… or fall as a horror from her past rears its head? ‘ The shocking finale will change Robyn Hood forever! ‘ Double-sized issue!
Guardians of the Galaxy #6: Marvel Comics: The blockbuster new series hits hard as Marvel’s newest superstar Angela comes right for the Guardians! Round one is Gamora versus Angela. . . with an entire universe at stake! All that and comics legend Neil Gaiman joins the award-winning Ultimate Spider-Man team of Bendis and Pichelli in this one-of-a-kind comic book event!
Jupiters Legacy #3: Image Comics: The heroes conspire to overthrow The Utopian, discontent rumbling in the bars and the clubs where the superheroes get wasted and complain how much he’s been holding them all back with his old-fashioned ideas of power and responsibility. There’s a new world out there if they will only grasp it. But what is his daughter’s secret and how will it change things forever for their family?
Justice League Of America #7.4 Black Adam : DC Comics: Where is Black Adam? And what series of events is triggered when the Secret Society attacks Kahndaq? Discover all of this and much more in this issue!
Star Trek Ongoing #25: IDW Publishing: War breaks out across the stars as the Klingon and Romulan Empires fight for supremacy, with the Enterprise caught in the middle! Don’t miss this epic all-new story set after the events of the blockbuster movie STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, overseen by STAR TREK writer/producer Roberto Orci!
Star Wars Legacy II: Prisoner of the Floating World #7: Dark Horse Comics: After a terrible vision of Empress Fel being struck down by a Sith, Ania Solo and Imperial Knight Jao ignore direct orders and set out in search of the murdering Sith. It’s the right thing to do . . . but it’s also scratching their itch for adventure!
Wake <#4 of 10>: Vertigo Comics: Trapped . . . drowning . . . dying . . . could things get worse for Doctor Lee Archer and her team? Yes, they could. Much worse, in fact. Turns out the shocking discovery of the creature was only the beginning. Vertigo’s hit new series continues!
Wonder Woman #23.2 First Born: DC Comics: The First Born son of Zeus–Wonder Woman’s oldest brother–has returned to claim the throne of Olympus! But it’s been a long and bloody road to reach his destiny . . . and you won’t believe the horror when you meet the rest of Wonder Woman’s extended “family”!
Stay tooned 😛