This Saturday is Halloween Comicfest! That means free books and big specials starting on Wednesday! More details to follow!
Here are the new series starting this week:
BATMAN BEYOND #1 – DC Comics
“THE RETURN” part one! Terry McGinnis is back as Batman, much to the delight of his family and friends. But is the original Joker really back as well? Inspired by the possible return of their role model, the Jokerz have taken over an entire section of Gotham City and are determined to wreak havoc in the still-rebuilding city. While Batman battles chaos on the streets, his friend Dana is at the mercy of the new leader of the now-unified gang.
BLOODSHOT USA #1 – Valiant Comics
Project Rising Spirit – America’s greatest exporter of classified weapons technology – has achieved a breakthrough: a contagious, airborne nanite dispersion prototype that can turn the population of any city into an army of indestructible soldiers. A doomsday virus capable of destroying an enemy nation from the inside out. A machine-made pathogen that can completely rewrite human physiology…and hardcode every man, woman, and child with the same cutting-edge technology that created their greatest weapon: Bloodshot.
CHAMPIONS – NO TIME FOR LOSERS (Collection) – Marvel Comics
When fate calls, a sensational super-team answers! The avenging Angel! Hercules, Prince of Power! The deadly Black Widow! Ghost Rider, Spirit of Vengeance! And the amazing Iceman! When the Champions come together, it is legendary! So much so they’ll face the mythological might of Cerberus, harpies, Amazons and Greek gods – all culminating in a wedding-stopping assault on Olympus! This mixed-up band might just be the heroes Los Angeles needs. And with the best headquarters Warren Worthington III’s money can buy, and Darkstar added to the ranks, they’ll be ready for the most uncanny of evils – like Swarm, Nazi scientist turned lord of killer bees! Only one group can stop the City of Angels from feeling his sting. They are the Champions – and they’ll keep on fighting ’til the end! Collecting CHAMPIONS #1-3 and #14-15.
DOCTOR STRANGE MYSTIC APPRENTICE (Collection) – Marvel Comics
BEFORE HE WAS THE SORCERER SUPREME…STRANGE MASTERED THE MYSTIC ARTS! • A master of delicate surgery, DR. STEPHEN STRANGE had no equal…until a freak accident shattered his hands! • Now a student of the MYSTIC ARTS, Strange must find a way to master his magical assignment…or throw in his cape and robes for good! • Don’t miss this all-new story, as Strange finds that the road to Sorcerer Supreme can be a real pain in the…astral form! • ALSO: reprinting the original first appearance and origin stories of Doctor Strange from STRANGE TALES #110 and #115!
DOCTOR STRANGE SORCERERS SUPREME #1 – Marvel Comics
An ancient evil threatens to unravel the fabric of reality, and one Sorcerer Supreme may not be enough. Doctor Strange must unite past, present and future Sorcerers Supremes to stem the coming darkness – Merlin, the Ancient One, Wiccan, and more! But Strange should watch his back, not all of these Sorcerers have his best interests in mind…
EVIL DEAD 2: REVENGE OF JACK THE RIPPER (One Shot) – Space Goat Productions
Who was the real Jack the Ripper? Ash gets a bit part on a B-movie asking this very question. The answer comes when the obsessed Ripper-fanatic screenwriter gets his hands on the Ex-Mortis. Georgia Ball brings to terrifying un-life one of the greatest mysteries and murderers in Evil Dead 2: Revenge of Jack the Ripper! Good thing Ash is around to bring down the evil haunting the film set-that is, if he doesn’t get lost in the London smog himself!
GOODNIGHT BATCAVE (Hardcover)
A 100% UNauthorized parody of Goodnight, Moon-as only the world-(in)famous MAD Magazine can do it! Batman may be ready for bed-but crime never sleeps! And before the Caped Crusader can turn in for the night, he’ll have to deal with villains like The Joker, Bane, Mr. Freeze, Catwoman, and the Penguin! If the Dark Knight hopes to ever catch some Zs, he’ll have to catch Gotham City’s most dangerous criminals first! In this all-new story from The Usual Gang of Idiots at MAD Magazine, the bestselling children’s book Goodnight, Moon is parodied with the heroes and villains from the world of Batman!
PROWLER #1 – Marvel Comics
“CLONE CONSPIRACY” TIE-IN! Even a super hero’s life can get boring. Double-check your gear. Patrol the city. Save the innocent. Report back to your boss, The Jackal. Wait, what? Why is Prowler working for The Jackal? What does the resurrected Madame Web have to do with him? And what has Prowler already done that may have compromised him?!
PUNISHER ANNUAL #1 – Marvel Comics
OUR TREAT: FRANK’S UP TO HIS OLD TRICKS! • There are ghouls everywhere on Halloween night, but real monsters don’t wear costumes! • The Punisher is searching for a killer, but he’s also being watched… • Let’s hope Frank’s quarry doesn’t put costumed civvies in the line of fire! Parental Advisory
SERENITY: NO POWER IN THE VERSE #1 – Dark Horse Comics
The ‘verse is a complicated and dangerous place, and Malcolm Reynolds and his outlaw crew aboard the Serenity are ever experiencing tough times. When tensions rise among the crew, a call for help becomes a welcome interruption: they must track down a missing friend and the answers to the mystery surrounding her disappearance.
TEEN TITANS #1 – DC Comics
“Damian Knows Best” part one! Now that Damian has “summoned” the Teen Titans, the tyrannical teen reveals his master plan! But a great evil from Damian’s past is lurking around the corner, ready to strike at the team’s newest leader and destroy the new Teen Titans before they even begin!
THREE STOOGES: CURSE OF THE FRANKENSTOOGE (One Shot)
Halloween is here and The Boys are at it again! In this special 48 page giant issue we have crammed brand new spooky Stooge tales guaranteed to tickle you with terror as only Larry, Moe, and Curly can! In the first story, the slapstick curse of FrankenStooge is released upon an unsuspecting village. We’re also delivering more Stooge for your buck with Halloween tricks and treats that pay homage to America’s funniest trio of loveable oafs. Get your Stooge on just in time for Fall hijinks with The Boys!
TRUMP VS CLINTON UNCIVIL WAR COLORING BOOK – Antarctic Press
It’s an all-out assault for this election year! One side vows it can make America great again, but building a wall from toupees to keep out the riffraff may not be the solution. The other claims they fight for America, but seems too busy fighting off scandals for emails and wayward husbands. Now we give you the chance to make what you want from this conflict. Choose your side…and color it in!
VIGILANTE: SOUTHLAND #1 – DC Comics
Donny was feeling pretty settled in his cushy life. Even though his girlfriend was politically active, he never gave social justice or racial issues any time. So, when Dorrie discovers something she shouldn’t have and ends up dead, no one expects Donny to be the guy to carry on her work-but that’s exactly what he does, putting on a mask and taking to the streets. He soon finds himself tangled in family history, political conspiracy, and a plot that goes far deeper than he ever imagined. Set in the heart of Los Angeles, this new VIGILANTE series raises an old question while making it relevant to our times: when you witness bad things being done, how far would you go to set them right? Written by Gary Phillips, noted writer of the Ivan Monk series of novels, and drawn by Elena Casagrande (Suicide Risk), this hard-hitting tale of revenge and redemption takes the Vigilante into a whole new danger zone.
WOLFCOP #1 – Dynamite Entertainment
Ever since hard-drinking local Woodhaven police officer Lou Garou had a late-night bender and stumbled onto dark magic, his life has been turned upside down. Now he moonlights as WolfCop, a rage-fueled, bourbon-swilling, magnum-toting, rabid warrior for justice! WOLFCOP #1 sees everyone’s favorite alcoholic lycanthropic lawman tearing out of the big screen and onto these gorgeous pages to fight bigger, badder, and meaner monsters than anything that has threatened Woodhaven before!
WONDER WOMAN 75TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL (One Shot)
An immense special issue celebrating seventy-five years of the Amazing Amazon, through phenomenal new stories, art, and stand-alone illustrations! Featuring a roster of incredible creators-some who’ve laid down legendary runs with the character, and some who’ve never drawn her before-including Rafael Albuquerque, Brian Azzarello, Cliff Chiang, Renae De Liz, Brenden Fletcher, Adam Hughes, Karl Kerschl, Gail Simone, and many, many more to be announced!
But that’s not all! Here is a list of everything being released this week: http://rmcomics.com/NewReleases.html