New Books and Comics for 11/14/18!!!

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Featured Comics:

UNCANNY X-MEN #1
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Ed Brisson & Various (A) Mahmud A. Asrar & Various (CA) Leinil Francis Yu
THE CHILDREN OF THE ATOM ARE BACK!
New ongoing series kicking off with a 10-part weekly epic, the flagship X-Men series that started it all is back and better than ever! Starting with a mysterious and tragic disappearance, the X-Men are drawn into what might be…their final adventure?! X-Fan favorite writers Ed Brisson (EXTERMINATION), Matthew Rosenberg (PHOENIX RESURRECTION) and Kelly Thompson (MR. & MRS. X) and all-star artists Mahmud Asrar (X-MEN RED), R.B. Silva (X-MEN BLUE), Yildiray Cinar (WEAPON X) and Pere Pérez (ROGUE AND GAMBIT) join forces to bring you…X-MEN DISASSEMBLED?!

 

FIREFLY #1
BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Greg Pak (A) Dan McDaid (CA) Lee Garbett
BOOM! Studios, along with visionary writer and director Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Avengers), presents an all-new era of the pop culture phenomenon Firefly , as one of the most demanded stories in the franchise’s history is revealed for the first time! Captain Malcolm “Mal” Reynolds, a defeated soldier who opposed the unification of the planets by the totalitarian governed Alliance, will undertake any job-legal or not-to stay afloat and keep his crew fed. Find out now how his story began as BOOM! Studios delves into Malfs past, how he met his first mate Zoe and the real truth about the War of Unification.the intergalactic civil war that divided friend and family alike. Focusing on family, loyalty, identity, and the price of redemption, writer Greg Pak (Mech Cadet Yu, Totally Awesome Hulk) and artist Dan McDaid (Judge Dredd: Mega City Zero) take you back to the battleground where Mal’s journey began. AND DON’T FORGET TO GRAB THE INCREDIBLE EMERALD CITY EXCLUSIVE COVER WITH ART BY ADAM RICHES!!!

 

WILLIAM GIBSON ALIEN 3 #1
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Johnnie Christmas, William Gibson (A) Johnnie Christmas, Tamra Bonvillain (CA) Johnnie Christmas
This is the official adaptation of the original screenplay for Alien 3, written by William Gibson, the award-winning science fiction author of the cyberpunk cult classic Neuromancer. You’ll see familiar characters and places-but not all is the same in this horrifying Cold War thriller!
After the deadly events of the film Aliens, the spaceship Sulaco carrying the sleeping bodies of Ripley, Hicks, Newt, and Bishop are intercepted by the Union of Progressive Peoples. What the U.P.P forces don’t expect is another deadly passenger that is about to unleash chaos between two governmental titans intent on developing the ultimate cold war weapon of mass destruction.
o Based on the original screenplay by Neuromancer’s William Gibson!
o Adaptation and art by Johnnie Christmas-co-creator of Margaret Atwood’s Angel Catbird and creator of Image Comics’ Firebug.
o Featuring some of the most famous characters in the Alien film canon: Hicks, Bishop, Newt, and Ripley.
“He [Gibson] was able to take the franchise’s existing elements of body horror and blow them out to unspeakably terrifying degrees. He put the aliens in new environments and warped forms. He built out the world of the series without over-explaining or hitting the Cold War metaphors too hard.”-Vulture

 

FANTASTIC FOUR #3
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Dan Slott (A) Sara Pichelli, Nico Leon (CA) Esad Ribic
FREE-4-ALL!
• The Fantastic Four is more than a team. It’s a family. And when the fate of the very Multiverse is at stake, that means it’s time for the ENTIRE family to have a reunion.
• Everything you’ve been waiting for? It’s in THIS issue.
• Guest-starring: Spider-Man, Wolverine, the Hulk, Ghost Rider, Medusa, Crystal, Luke Cage and MORE.

 

BLOODSHOT RISING SPIRIT #1
VALIANT ENTERTAINMENT LLC
(W) Lonnie Nadler & Various (A) Ken Lashley (CA) David Mack
New ongoing series! Discover the true origin of Valiant’s most unrelenting hero!
Before a weapon is deployed in battle, it must be designed, refined, field-tested. Bloodshot was no exception. In the early days of the private military contractor Project Rising Spirit, the nanite-infused super-soldier who would one day become their most violent and valuable asset was a resource to be mined – and it was up to one enterprising employee to ensure he did what he was told. But memory is a tricky thing…and the manBloodshot used to be won’t let go of his past so easily…
Critically acclaimed writing duo Lonnie Nadler and Zac Thompson (Cable), along with Eisner Award nominee Kevin Grevioux (New Warriors) team up with distinguished artist Ken Lashley (Black Panther) to open a door once closed and reveal answers to questions that Bloodshot himself would never think to ask!

 

BLACK ORDER #1
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Derek Landy (A/CA) Philip Tan
FROM THE INFINITY WAR INTO THEIR OWN LIMITED SERIES!
They are the five dreadlords, the Cull Obsidian, Thanos’ most feared warriors and disciples… Ruthless villains to a one, the Black Order has been dispatched by the Grandmaster to destabilize a burgeoning empire, and along the way they come to realize that as big and as bad as they are, there is always someone bigger and badder… The bombastic writing style of novelist Derek Landy (Skulduggery Pleasant) and the electrifying artwork of Philip Tan combine for an absolutely unhinged super-villain adventure!

 

 

Featured Books:

THANOS: INFINITY CONFLICT – HARDCOVER
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Jim Starlin (A/CA) Alan Davis
In a desperate bid to protect all of reality, Adam Warlock once gave the Reality Gem to the Mad Titan Thanos. Years later, that decision has come to haunt Adam – Thanos is on the verge of becoming the lord of all reality! Only Thanos’ troublesome brother, an errant troll and a strange trick of resurrection stand in his way…or so it seems. For deep within the Titan lurks an abnormality – a torturous second existence. A rebellion within his very soul! And so it may prove Thanos himself who fights most intensely against his own future! Jim Starlin and Alan Davis return to the epic story that began in THE INFINITY SIBLINGS. Don’t miss the second volume of Starlin’s wildest adventure yet!

 

MARVELS: REMASTERED EDITION – PAPERBACK
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Kurt Busiek (A/CA) Alex Ross
Within the Marvel Universe, heroes soar high in the skies, ready to battle the villains who threaten their world. Yet living in the shadow of these extraordinary icons are ordinary men and women who view the “MARVELS” with a mixture of fear, disbelief, envy and admiration. Among them is Phil Sheldon, a New York City photojournalist who has dedicated his career to covering the exploits of the Marvels and their effect on humankind. Written by Kurt Busiek and masterfully illustrated by Alex Ross, Marvels presents a richly painted historical overview of the entire Marvel Universe, spanning from the 1939 debut of the Human Torch to the fearsome coming of the world-devouring Galactus – and culminating in the shocking death of Gwen Stacy, Spider-Man’s first love. Collecting MARVELS #0-4.

 

RECORD OF GRANCREST WAR VOLUME 1 – MANGA
VIZ MEDIA LLC
(W/A/CA) Makoto Yotsuba
In a world where the noble elite are supposed to fend off the threat of terrifying Chaos but instead engage in pointless petty squabbles, young mage Siluca Meletes dreams of bringing justice to the land. She finds an ally in Theo, a young knight with a bright future. But as Theo soon finds out, despite her righteous goal of world peace, her methods are more than a little unorthodox!
Record of Grancrest War is a high-fantasy adventure based on the popular light novel and anime series by Ryo Mizuno, the creator of the classic series Record of Lodoss War, the most beloved fantasy anime of all time.

 

KINGDOM OF THE DWARFS – HARDCOVER
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Robb Walsh (A/CA) Dave Wenzel
A lavishly illustrated journey into the world of legend’s most elusive people in the tradition of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. An extraordinary exploration of a remarkable civilization that will enchant and enthrall all who delve into its pages.
A recently discovered archaeological find provides a wealth of knowledge on the heretofore unknown life and habits of Dwarfs in all their day-to-day activities. Close examination is provided of their lives in everything from metalworking technologies to constructing underground dwellings and tunnels. Additionally, insight is offered into the general hierarchy of the population, from lowly laborers to their kings and ruling class.

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