New Comics & Books for 8/30/17!

Click here for the full list of new releases!
http://emeraldcitycomics.com/new-releases

 

Featured Comics:

 

DARKSEID SPECIAL #1
DC COMICS
(W) Mark Evanier, Paul Levitz (A) Scott Kolins (CA) Chris Burnham
Mark Evanier, longtime Kirby associate and biographer (Kirby: King of Comics), tells a tale starring one of Jack’s greatest villains. The latest daring escape from the orphanage of Granny Goodness leaves an infuriated Darkseid determined to capture and punish the escapees. The Lord of Apokolips puts his best hunter on the case, but one of Granny’s students is unlike anyone he’s encountered before. Plus, an untold tale of Omac by Paul Levitz and Phil Hester.
This issue also includes the stories “The All-Seeing Eye,” from TALES OF THE UNEXPECTED #12, with art by Jack Kirby, and “Raid from Apokolips,” from FOREVER PEOPLE #6, written and pencilled by Jack Kirby.

 

GENERATIONS HAWKEYE & HAWKEYE #1
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Kelly Thompson (A) Stefano Raffaele (CA) Greg Smallwood
TWO ARCHERS. ONE-SHOT.
• Kate Bishop, A.K.A. Hawkeye, finds herself smack-dab in the middle of a battle royal between the world’s most skilled sharpshooters – including an inexplicably young Clint Barton, A.K.A. the OTHER Hawkeye.
• The prize? Bragging rights for being named the best, of course – oh, and you get to stay alive!
• Unfortunately for Clint, several of his competitors are villains he’s taken down, making HIM a primary target.
• So, on top of figuring out where and WHEN she is, Kate’s got to find a way to win this little contest of skills and keep her not-so-old pal Clint out of the crosshairs… easy, peasy.
Rated T+

 

HALO RISE OF ATRIOX #1
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Cullen Bunn (A) Eric Nguyen (CA) Aleksi Briclot
An anthology based on 2017’s Halo Wars 2, the real-time strategy video game from 343 Industries, which introduced a new ruthless villain, Atriox.
Atriox, the legendary Brute under the command of the alien collective known as the Covenant, leads a Brute assault against a UNSC military outpost. Wave after wave of Brutes are lost attacking the human outpost defended by a group of UNSC marines, the ruthless Atriox soldiers on. As his comrades fall, Atriox’s hatred for the Covenant grows.
This five-chapter anthology collects stories by acclaimed comics creators Cullen Bunn, Jody Houser, John Jackson Miller, Alex Irvine, Claire Roe, Josan Gonzalez, Jonathan Wayshak, and Tristan Jones.
Ties in to new Halo Wars 2 video game for Xbox One. Released in February 2017.

 

LADY KILLER 2 #5
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W/A/CA) Joëlle Jones
Josie prepares to defend her family and home with the help of a new ally.

 

SECRET EMPIRE #10 (OF 10)
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Nick Spencer (A) Steve McNiven (CA) Mark Brooks
Can there be any redemption for Captain America as the SECRET EMPIRE starts to crumble?
Rated T+

 

STAR WARS JEDI REPUBLIC MACE WINDU #1 (OF 5)
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Matt Owens (A) Denys Cowan (CA) Jesus Saiz
For over a thousand generations, the Jedi have been the peacekeepers of the galaxy…but now, at the dawn of the Clone Wars, they find themselves in a new role: generals in the Army of the Republic. As Mace Windu, one of the Jedi’s greatest warriors, leads a small unit of Jedi into battle shortly after the war begins, the Jedi must make peace with their new role, or be lost to the violence around them!
Rated T

 

Featured Books:

 

BATMAN REBIRTH DLX COLL HC
DC COMICS
(W) Tom King & Various (A) David Finch & Various (CA) David Finch
In the wake of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH, Batman faces his most challenging foe ever-the idealistic hero known as Gotham, who wants to save the city from Batman himself! Then, in order to retrieve Psycho-Pirate and save Gotham Girl, Batman must recruit a team from Amanda Waller to break into the most impenetrable prison in the world and steal from one of the Dark Knight’s greatest foes…Bane. The next great Batman story begins here! Collects BATMAN: REBIRTH #1, BATMAN #1-15.

 

BATMAN TP VOL 03 I AM BANE (REBIRTH)
DC COMICS
(W) Tom King (A) David Finch & Various (CA) David Finch, Danny Miki
The man who has physically tested the Dark Knight like no one before is back to finally break the Bat for good. Can a battered, exhausted Batman fend off one of his greatest foes? Plus, catch up with Catwoman as she and the Dark Knight battle a collection of villains and plan for the future! Collects BATMAN #16-20, 23 and 24.

 

JUPITERS LEGACY TP VOL 02 (MR)
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Mark Millar (A/CA) Frank Quitely
ADVANCE SOLICIT! IT’S HERE! Industry sales beast JUPITER’S LEGACY is back with MARK MILLAR & FRANK QUITELY! Superhero offspring Hutch and Chloe have come out of hiding with son Jason to assemble a team of super-crooks from around the globe. Collects JUPITER’S LEGACY, VOL. 2 #1-5.

 

MY LITTLE PONY MOVIE PREQUEL TP
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Ted Anderson (A/CA) Andy Price
All-new original tie-in to the movie! This fall My Little Pony: The Movie hits theaters, and this prequel mini-series is your first look at the fantastic adventure to come!
Danger looms over Equestria as a new villain debuts! Learn about the threats that await as Twilight Sparkle, Pinkie Pie, Rainbow Dash, Fluttershy, Applejack, and Rarity prepare to face their greatest challenge yet!
Bullet points:
* My Little Pony: The Movie comes to theaters October 6, 2017!
* Featuring new characters who will make their screen debut in the film!
* Advance solicited for September release!

This entry was posted in Books & New Comics!. Bookmark the permalink.