April Previews 2018

DC Comics

Man of Steel #1

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(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Joe Prado (CA) Miguelanxo Prado (A/CA) Ivan Reis

A new era begins for Superman as a threat from his earliest origins reemerges to destroy the Last Son of Krypton. As Superman struggles to come to grips with what has happened to his wife and son, he must also face a new threat that’s determined to burn down Metropolis!

In Shops: May 30, 2018

SRP: $3.99

 

 

 

Plastic Man #1

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(W) Gail Simone (A) Adriana Melo (CA) Aaron Lopresti

Meet Eel O’Brian: a petty thug, thief and con artist who runs a strip club. Hey, he’s also dead, at least according to the gang that tossed him out like last week’s garbage. Literally. Don’t worry, though-he bounced back from all that, and now he’s trying to make a new life for himself, but the effort is stretching him pretty thin. How can he get revenge on his old boss, keep a street kid out of trouble, make a dancer fall in love with him and stop a mysterious society from taking over the world? Eel has no idea!

In Shops: Jun 13, 2018

SRP: $3.99

 

Super Sons Dynomutt Special #1

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(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Oclair Albert (CA) Albert Oclair (A/CA) Fernando Pasarin

It’s no fun for Jon Kent to be visiting Big City with his parents for the  funeral of an old friend. So his best pal Damian Wayne decides to follow along and give him the inside scoop on the city. But when they go to meet Robin’s local friend, Dynomutt, they find him injured and in need of help. And Dynomutt’s human superhero companion, Blue Falcon, has seemingly turned evil. What’s the reason for this betrayal between once-loyal companions, and what role might the evil Red Vulture play in this scenario?

In Shops: May 30, 2018

SRP: $4.99

 

Ragman Trade Paperback

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(W) Ray Fawkes (A) Inaki Miranda (CA) Guillem March

After a failed mission to raid a tomb in the Israeli desert, war veteran Rory Regan is plagued by the deaths of his partners. As Rory battles his guilt back in Gotham City, he discovers that what was in that tomb has followed him home, and it’s about to change his life. But as Rory begins his journey, an evil is invading Gotham City, and it wants what he’s discovered. This new vision of the classic hero is presented here in RAGMAN, collecting issues #1-6.

In Shops: Jul 11, 2018

SRP: $16.99

 

DC Comics Bombshells: Joker’s Daughter Statue

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The classic case of mistaken identity, THE JOKER’S DAUGHTER is finally brought to the celebrated DC Bombshells statue line for the very first time! This ’40s style 9″ poly-resin statue is limited to just 5,000 pieces and includes the iconic DC BOMBSHELLS base and nameplate. DC Bombshells statues and busts are based on art from acclaimed artist Ant Lucia and have spawned the immensely popular digital comics DC COMICS: BOMBSHELLS and BOMBSHELLS: UNITED.

In Shops: Oct 31, 2018

SRP: $125.00

 

 

IDW Comics

Sonic the Hedgehog 1-4 Box Set

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(W) Ian Flynn (A) Various (CA) Tyson Hesse

Collecting the first 4 issues of the hit new series! If you missed “Fallout” before, here’s your chance to hop aboard Sonic in this exclusive collector’s edition featuring the full, unaltered original art connecting covers by Tyson Hesse, plus a very special sketch variant of Sonic the Hedgehog #1-perfect for conventions or in-store signings!

In Shops: Jun 13, 2018

SRP: $24.99

 

 

Image Comics

Magic Order #1

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(W) Mark Millar (A/CA) Olivier Coipel

We live in a world where we’ve never seen a monster, and The Magic Order is the reason we sleep safely in our beds. Magic meets the mob in THE MAGIC ORDER, as five families of magicians-sworn to protect our world for generations-must battle an enemy who’s picking them off one by one. By day, they live among us as our neighbors, friends, and co-workers, but by night, they are the sorcerers, magicians, and wizards that protect us from the forces of darkness…unless the darkness gets them first. MARK MILLAR’s first NETFLIX comic book, drawn by the incredible OLIVIER COIPEL (Amazing Spider-Man, Thor).

In Shops: Jun 13, 2018 

SRP: $3.99

 

Marvel Comics

 Deadpool #1

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(W) Skottie Young (A) Scott Hepburn (A/CA) Nic Klein

MERCIN’ FOR A LIVING!
Skottie Young and Nic Klein bring you the craziest tales of the Regeneratin’ Degenerate yet! It’s been a while since Deadpool’s had to merc to make ends meet, but things are tough all over. While Deadpool tries to get his humble mercenary-for-hire business back off the ground, a catastrophic threat so unfathomably huge, so mind-breakingly cataclysmic it defies description, is heading toward Earth, and there’s only ONE PERSON WHO CAN STOP IT!!!
Oh no, wait…it’s not Wade, is it? Oh, %$@#. It’s Wade.
Parental Advisory

In Shops: Jun 06, 2018

SRP: $4.99

 

Thor #1

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(W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Michael Del Mundo

JASON AARON & MIKE DEL MUNDO TAKE THE PRINCE OF ASGARD IN A WHOLE NEW DIRECTION!
Thor Odinson has regained his mantle – and with it, a wild new world of trouble on his mighty hands! The artifacts of Asgard have been scattered across the earth, and to reclaim them, Thor will have to face some ugly truths. Like the production cost of hundreds of new hammers! And the Thunder God is going to need every last one of them if he’s going to stop the unstoppable Juggernaut. Jason Aaron takes the Prince of Asgard in a whole new direction with YOUNG GUN artist Mike Del Mundo joining him at the helm! And don’t miss the latest chapter of the King Thor saga with acclaimed BLACK BOLT artist Christian Ward, as the Thor of the far future encounters an old friend who’s undergone some startling

changes.
Rated T+

In Shops: Jun 13, 2018

SRP: $5.99

 

Peter Parker Spectacular Spider-man Annual #1

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  • J. JONAH JAMESON is armed with one of the world’s greatest secrets: the identity of SPIDER-MAN!
    •  Now SPIDEY has to suffer the consequences as JONAH infiltrates his life!
    •  But JONAH’s past threatens to unravel everything as he fights for his life against … THE JONAH SLAYER!
    •  PLUS – A special short story by MIKE DRUCKER (TV’s Full Frontal) and CHRIS BACHALO (DOCTOR STRANGE, SPIDER-MAN/DEADPOOL)!
  • Rated T+

In Shops: Jun 20, 2018

SRP: $4.99

 

Avengers No Surrender HC

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When the Earth is stolen, it triggers the end of an era for its Mightiest Heroes! The sky burns while mysterious cosmic objects crash down from above, wreaking havoc across the world! The Avengers are the last line of defense against the forces threatening to tear their planet apart – including Thanos’ Black Order and the new Lethal Legion! So it’s time to assemble like never before! The teams you know and love from AVENGERS, UNCANNY AVENGERS, U.S.AVENGERS and OCCUPY AVENGERS come together to face a mysterious threat beyond any they’ve ever known in a truly epic adventure! Heroes will fall! Icons will return! And prepare to meet the newest original Avenger: Voyager! Who is she, where has she been – and why don’t you remember her? Collecting AVENGERS (2016) #675-690.
Rated T+

In Shops: Jun 27, 2018

SRP: $50.00

 

Oni Press

Rick & Morty Presents Krombopulous Michael #1

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(W) Daniel Mallory Ortberg (A/CA) CJ Cannon, Nick Filardi

Learn the secret stories and hidden pasts of your favorite Rick and Morty characters in Oni Press’s new quarterly series of one-shots: RICK AND MORTY PRESENTS!

In this issue, writer Mallory Ortberg (co-founder of THE TOAST) joins series artists CJ Cannon and Nick Filardi to tell the tale of KROMBOPULOS MICHAEL, the professional assassin who just loves killin’. Discover the roots of Rick’s relationship with the galaxy-trotting killer with no code of ethics: children, animals, old people… it doesn’t matter!

In Shops: Jun 20, 2018

SRP: $4.99

 

Diamond Select Toys

Marvel Gallery Avengers 3 Doctor Strange PVC Statue

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SRP: $45.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nightmare on Elm Street 4 Freddy Krueger ArtFX Statue

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From Kotobukiya. The classic villain from the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise, Freddy Krueger is joining Kotobukiya’s ARTFX lineup! Expertly sculpted by Naoya Muto and painted by Franken, this 1/6 scale ARTFX statue is modeled after Freddy’s appearance from A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master. The subtle details in Freddy’s wicked smile and posture portray his twisted character. His signature fedora is removable, and the angle of his hands can be adjusted, allowing you to create a variety of poses.

In Shops: Aug 29, 2018

SRP: $129.99

 

Jessica Duffield
Geek who loves all things Tolkien. Has a soft spot for the Emerald Archer and his merry band of misfits. Avid board game player, wifey to a Star Wars fanatic and pet to Harrycat.