New Comics & Books for 2/14/18!

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Featured Comics:

 

DARK KNIGHTS RISING THE WILD HUNT #1
DC COMICS
(W) Scott Snyder & Various (A) Doug Mahnke & Various (CA) Doug Mahnke
Continued from the pages of the bestselling DARK NIGHTS: METAL! The Dark Knights ride through the farthest reaches of the Multiverse to track down the unlikeliest of teams: The Flash, Cyborg, Raven and Detective Chimp. The mission: keep these heroes from completing their desperate quest to save all of existence! Plus, Challengers’ Mountain crackles with dark energy that will release an army of the world’s worst nightmares into the streets of Gotham City! This one-shot also answers the question: Where are the Metal Men? And who is the latest addition to the team?
FOIL-STAMPED COVER
RATED T+

 

 

SIDEWAYS #1
DC COMICS
(W) Dan DiDio, Justin Jordan (A/CA) Kenneth Rocafort
During the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, high school junior Derek James accidentally fell through a rift into the dark matter dimension! Now, as Sideways, he can create rifts in midair to leap through dimensions at will! But with that much power comes great liability-and cracks are starting to form in the fabric of the space-time continuum…
RATED T+

 

STAR WARS THRAWN #1
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Jody Houser (A) Luke Ross (CA) Paul Renaud
One of the most cunning and ruthless warriors in the history of the Star Wars Universe, Grand Admiral Thrawn is back with a six-issue miniseries about how he became one of the most feared military tacticians in a galaxy far, far away. Written by Jody Houser (ROGUE ONE ADAPTATION) and drawn by Luke Ross (STAR WARS: DARTH MAUL, STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS ADAPTATION), follow the comic adaptation of Timothy Zahn’s New York Times best-selling novel about Thrawn’s rise in the Imperial ranks!
Rated T

 

 

WEAPON X #14
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Greg Pak (A) Yildiray Cinar (CA) David Nakayama
NUKE-CLEAR WAR Part 3
• In order to defeat the NUKE PLATOON, OLD MAN LOGAN and the team need to fight fire with fire…
• …that means taking a bunch of Nuke pills!
• But even with their healing factors, will WEAPON X be able to survive their roided-out rage?
Rated T+

 

 

KICK-ASS #1
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Mark Millar (A/CA) John Romita
KICK-ASS IS BACK-ready to wipe out the city’s criminal lowlives, destroy its gangs, and save its communities from decay. But there’s a new face beneath the old mask, a new figure wearing that famous green and yellow spandex. Who is this new vigilante superhero? Who can fill Dave Lizewski’s shoes? WHO IS THE NEW KICK-ASS? Find out in the first issue of this new, ongoing monthly series. Comic book legends MARK MILLAR and JOHN ROMITA, JR. reunite for the next chapter of the greatest superhero comic of all time. FOR MATURE READERS.

 

 

COLD WAR #1 CVR A SHERMAN
AFTERSHOCK COMICS
(W) Christopher Sebela (A/CA) Hayden Sherman
Panacea Cryonics offered its customers life after death by keeping their heads frozen until the day technology could rebuild them, free of disease and death. However, as these everyday people from the past are revived, they’re not handed the keys to a new life, but a gun, body armor and an ultimatum. They must fight in a war against unknown opponents for unknown reasons, to secure their place in a brave new world that doesn’t want them around.
From Chris Sebela, writer of Blue Beetle, Kiss/Vampirella and Evolution, and Hayden Sherman, artist of The Few and John Carter The End, comes the story that HAD to be told at AfterShock! FOR MATURE READERS.

 

 

Featured Books:

PESTILENCE TP VOL 01
AFTERSHOCK COMICS
(W) Frank Tieri (A) Oleg Okunev (CA) Tim Bradstreet
It is the late 14th Century, and a Great Pestilence-the “Black Death”- is sweeping across Europe, killing over 100 million people. BUT, what if history as we know it was a lie? What if, in reality, this was no straightforward plague, but the FIRST non-recorded Zombie Infestation of man? Ex-Crusader Roderick Helms and his fellow “black ops” agents the Church, Fiat Lux, must seek out the cause of this undead outbreak and vanquish it before mankind ceases to exist!
Written by the master of violence, gore, and mayhem, Frank Tieri (MARVEL vs CAPCOM, WOLVERINE, DEADPOOL), with spectacular art from Disney illustrator, Oleg Okunev, and covers by Eisner Award-nominated artist Tim Bradstreet (THE PUNISHER, HELLBLAZER)! Collecting all six issues of the first story arc from the hit AfterShock series, PESTILENCE! FOR MATURE READERS.

 

 

FULL BLEED COMICS & CULTURE QUARTERLY HC VOL 01
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Mark Russell & Various (A) Erin Nations & Various (CA) Cassey Kuo
FULL BLEED is a brand-new quarterly, PRINT-ONLY 200-page hardcover “magazine,” curated and edited by IDW Publishing’s Dirk Wood and Ted Adams. By merging the best in comics, fiction, non-fiction, deep dive interviews, opinion, history, think-pieces and more, FULL BLEED will be a reading experience like no other, and a beautiful artisan addition to any bookshelf. Looking through an international lens, but filtered through the unique perspective of the IDW:PDX satellite office in Portland Oregon, FULL BLEED will tackle all aspects of the creative culture, and beyond – comics, music, film, tv, fine art, photography, design, politics and more. FULL BLEED volume one contains an exclusive interview with Stephen King, a lost and unpublished interview with Alan Moore, a political with spot illustrations by Bob Fingerman, a new short story from Joe Lansdale with spot illustrations by Tim Truman, new comic content from Erin Nations, Kim Dwinell, Craig Yoe, Shannon Wheeler, and much, much, much more!

 

 

DC MEETS LOONEY TUNES TP
DC COMICS
(W) Tom King & Various (A) Lee Weeks & Various (CA) Lee Weeks
The team-ups you never thought you’d see are collected in a new title featuring the acclaimed LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES/BUGS BUNNY SPECIAL #1, LOBO/ROAD RUNNER SPECIAL#1, MARTIAN MANHUNTER/MARVIN THE MARTIAN SPECIAL #1, BATMAN/ELMER FUDD SPECIAL #1, WONDER WOMAN/TASMANIAN DEVIL SPECIAL #1, JONAH HEX/YOSEMITE SAM SPECIAL #1. Order yours now, because th-th-th-that’s all, folks!

 

 

LIFE & LEGEND WALLACE WOOD HC VOL 02
FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS
(A/CA) Wally Wood
The Life and Legend of Wallace Wood Volume 2 is a stunning portrait of one of the most mythic figures in American cartooning. Bursting with artwork and photos along with the remembrances of friends, colleagues, and loved ones discussing the spirit, the psychological twists, the struggles with censorship and alcoholism and the slide into pornography of this complicated maverick of American pop culture. Compiled over more than three decades, The Life and Legend of Wallace Wood Volume 2 completes this remarkable portrait of a legendary comics creator.

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