New Comics & Books for 8/21/2019!

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Featured Comics:

POWERS OF X #3
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) R. B. Silva
As Xavier sows the seeds of the past, the X-Men’s future blossoms into trouble for all mutantdom. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (NEW AVENGERS, INFINITY, FF) continues reshaping the X-Men’s past, present and future with breakout artist R.B. Silva (UNCANNY X-MEN)!

 

SUPERMAN YEAR ONE #2
DC COMICS
(W) Frank Miller (A) Danny Miki, John RomitaJr (CA) Frank Miller
Clark Kent’s journey of self-discovery continues in the second installment of Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.’s remarkable reimagining of Superman’s origin story. This chapter takes young Clark to the Pacific coast and beyond, as he discovers a place as sensational as he is…Atlantis! There he meets new people, finds love, clashes with gargantuan beasts and discovers the man he’s meant to be.

BAD RECEPTION #1
AFTERSHOCK COMICS
(W/A/CA) Juan Doe
It’s the celebrity wedding of the century, set in an undisclosed, remote location, with no access to wifi, cell phone reception or the outside world. But the dream wedding becomes a nightmare when, one by one, the guests are brutally slaugh-tered by a serial killer who brands his victims with a hashtag.
BAD RECEPTION is a searing horror story that doubles as a topical, satirical critique on society’s obsession with technology, social media and the cult of celebrity. Written and drawn by AfterShock’s very own Juan Doe (DARK ARK, AMERICAN MON-STER, WORLD READER)!

 

ABSOLUTE CARNAGE VS DEADPOOL #1
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Matthew Rosenberg (A) Marcelo Ferreira (CA) Tyler Kirkham
LET’S GET CRAZY!
• At long last, Deadpool is ready to get his head straight and checks himself into Ravencroft Institute.
• Unfortunately, there’s another new arrival: CARNAGE! But I don’t think he’s here for a group therapy session…
• Madness and mayhem abound in the can’t-miss showdown of the year!

 

BATMAN #77
DC COMICS
(W) Tom King (A/CA) Tony S. Daniel
“City of Bane” continues! The last of the independent villains are on the run, leaving Gotham City entirely to Bane and his cronies-including Flashpoint Batman and Gotham Girl! Though this means a semblance of peace on the streets, the iron grip of tyranny is squeezing all life out of Gotham. And with Bane’s machinations keeping other heroes out, the city really needs the Batman to return. Is Bruce Wayne ready to face his toughest foes yet…his father and the man who broke his back?

 

VAMPIRELLA #2
DYNAMITE
(W) Christopher Preist (A) Ergun Gunduz (CA) Stanley Lau
Seduction of The Innocent Book Two of Twelve: Vampirella leads a team of religious zealots to take down a pack of werewolves preying on unsuspecting cultists. Also, weary of her mother Lilith’s nagging, Vampirella reluctantly goes speed dating and, in so doing, stumbles into a dangerous new love affair.

 

 

Featured Books:

SAGA COMPENDIUM TP VOL 01
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Brian K. Vaughan (A/CA) Fiona Staples
THE ULTIMATE BINGE-READ! Collecting the first nine volumes of the critically acclaimed, New York Times bestselling series into one massive paperback, this compendium tells the entire story (so far!) of a girl named Hazel and her star-crossed parents. Features 1,400 pages of gorgeously graphic full-color artwork, including a new cover from Eisner Award-winning SAGA co-creator FIONA STAPLES. Collects SAGA #1-54.

 

STAR WARS AGE OF REBELLION TP VILLAINS
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Greg Pak, Si Spurrier (A) Marc Laming, Caspar Wijngaard (CA) Gerald Parel
The Age of Star Wars – an epic series of adventures uniting your favorite characters from all eras – reaches the iconic villains of the Original Trilogy! Boba Fett has earned his reputation as one of the galaxy’s greatest bounty hunters, but what heart – if any – beats under that Mandalorian armor? Fury burns deep inside Darth Vader when a mere moff dares command him – but at what point does Vader show his true mettle? Discover what makes the name of Jabba the Hutt so feared across the galaxy! Behold the secret story of Grand Moff Tarkin! And get to know the cold, calculating assassin droid known as IG-88! Collecting STAR WARS: AGE OF REBELLION – BOBA FETT, DARTH VADER, JABBA THE HUTT and GRAND MOFF TARKIN, and material from STAR WARS: AGE OF REBELLION SPECIAL.

 

ARCHIE VS PREDATOR TP
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Alex De Campi (A) Fernando Ruiz & Various (CA) Fernando Ruiz, Rich Koslowski
When Archie and friends head south for spring break, party games and beach games are soon replaced by the Most Dangerous Game! As the unparalleled fierceness of Betty and Veronica lures the trophy-collecting Predator to Riverdale, will the kids even realize they’re in danger before it claims them all?! Collects issues #1-#4 of the miniseries.

 

X-MEN GRAND DESIGN TP X-TINCTION
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Ed Piskor, Chris Claremont (A) Ed Piskor, Jim Lee (CA) Ed Piskor
The series that has critics and fans raving returns for its final installment! The fall and rise of the X-Men revisited! Relive the now-classic storylines of the 1980s – including the Mutant Massacre, the Fall of the Mutants, Inferno and the X-Tinction Agenda! And it’s out with the old and in with the blue and gold as the X-Men enter the ’90s! An explosive era of X-Men history is revisited, expanded and polished for a new generation – including the debuts of such 1990s mainstays as Jubilee, Gambit, Psylocke, Mister Sinister and more! The final chapter of this best-selling prestige series caps off the first three decades of X-Men lore in one neat package – all of it brought to life by the master of graphic fiction himself, Ed Piskor! Collecting X-MEN: GRAND DESIGN – X-TINCTION #1-2 – plus the classic UNCANNY X-MEN (1981) #268, masterfully recolored by Ed. Presented in the same dynamic, oversized format of the best-selling Hip Hop Family Tree.

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