Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Comic Pull List for July 8th

HOLY SCHMOKES! There are a lot of great titles out this week,including highly anticipated number ones and adventurous ongoing titles. Let's get to it; here's what I'm reading this week- Taffeta


NEW THIS WEEK

MAD MAX FURY ROAD:MAX MAX #1 8  *pick of the week*
DC Comics
(W) George Miller & Various (A) Mark Sexton (CA) Tommy Lee Edwards
 Max. The warrior Max. Haunted by his past and fated to wander the brutal Wasteland in search of his better self. To do so, Max Rockatansky enters Gastown, the only source of guzzoline for thousands of miles.  Here he finds the final piece that he needs to rebuild his Interceptor - the powerful Boss 351 engine. But in order to acquire the fabled V8 in a world where car parts are worth more than a man's life, Max must survive a gladiatorial battle in a place called...Thunderdome Plus!
From the mind of George Miller, the creator of the Mad Max trilogy, the prelude series to the upcoming film Mad Max: Fury Road continues in its penultimate issue!


1871  #1
 Marvel Comics
(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Nicole Virella (CA) Alex Maleev
REAL HEROES DIE WITH THEIR BOOTS ON
•  SHERIFF STEVE ROGERS faces corruption and fear in the boom town of TIMELY.
•  The only thing ANTHONY STARK seems capable of is pulling a cork, so can he pull Rogers' fat from the fire?
•  But...a stranger comes to town that will change Timely forever...for anyone left standing, that is.



CIVIL WAR #1
Marvel Comics
(W) Charles Soule (A/CA) Leinil Francis Yu
• The Civil War never ended. Welcome to the Warzone, where six years of non-stop battle between the forces of the Blue and the Iron have split the nation down its center, utterly transforming it. In a world of new alliances and strange enemies, President Tony Stark and General Steve Rogers meet to make one last attempt at peace.



DEEP SPACE #1
Dark Horse Comics
(W) Ryan Lindsay (A/CA) Owen Gieni
When one man's writer's block gets in the way of his suicide note, he goes for a walk to clear his head and soon uncovers a century-old conspiracy dedicated to creating and mining the worst lows of human desperation.



TOMORROWS #1
 DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Curt Pires (A) Jason Copland (CA) Jason Copland, Dylan Todd
They told you the counterculture was dead. They were wrong. Welcome to the new reality.
A bold new speculative-fiction comic from the mind of writer Curt Pires, with each issue illustrated by a different brilliant artist!
The future: Art is illegal. Everything everyone ever posted online has been weaponized against them. The reign of the Corporation is quickly becoming as absolute as it is brutal-unless the Tomorrows can stop it.



SPIDER ISLAND #1
Marvel Comics
(W) Christos N. Gage, Tom DeFalco (A) Paco Diaz, Ron Frenz (CA) Humberto Ramos
• The Spider-Queen has turned Manhattan into an island of Spider-Madness and Peter Parker has lost, thanks to Spider-Scribe CHRISTOS GAGE (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN) & rising star artist PACO DIAZ (WOLVERINE, SCARLET SPIDERS).
•  With Spider-Man defeated and captive, does Flash Thompson, A.K.A. VENOM stand a chance?
•  All this, plus visit the MC2 patch of BATTLEWORLD! Mayday Parker and her Spider-Family are back courtesy of classic Spider-Girl team TOM DEFALCO, RON FRENZ & SAL BUSCEMA!


STAR WARS: LANDO #1  *pick of the week*
Marvel Comics
(W) Charles Soule (A) Alex Maleev (CA) TBD
You know him...you love him...now, join him for his biggest caper as master of charm Lando Calrissian gets his very own comic book! Before he joined the rebellion, before he ran Cloud City, Lando made his way in the galaxy getting by on some swindles, some swagger, and a smile. Lobot at his side, Lando has a plan to steal a very valuable ship...but has he bitten off more than he can chew? Writer Charles Soule (DEATH OF WOLVERINE, INHUMAN, SHE-HULK) and artist Alex Maleev (DAREDEVIL, SPIDER-WOMAN, MOON KNIGHT) bring us the tale of a scoundrel in his natural element-trouble



ARCHIE #1 *pick of the week*
Archie Comics
(W) Mark Waid (A/CA) Fiona Staples
Comic superstars Mark Waid and Fiona Staples reimagine an icon! Change is coming to Riverdale in this can't-miss kick-off to Archie's new ongoing series! Familiar faces return in new and unexpected ways in this must-have #1 issue! As the new school year approaches, you'd think Archie Andrews would be looking forward to classes and fun-but nothing is as it seems in the little town of Riverdale. But is this a one-off or a sign of bigger changes awaiting for America's favorite teens - and the entire town? Find out in this exciting and remarkable first issue!


AGE OF APOCALYPSE  #1
Marvel Comics
(W) Fabian Nicieza (A/CA) Gerardo Sandoval
SECRET WARS SERIES
•  His war has been won. The few humans left alive are enslaved, the mutant rebellion crushed. EN SABAH NUR, the APOCALYPSE, rules his BATTLEWORLD kingdom without mercy, but the terrorist X-MEN plan to end his reign. Success means finding one very special mutant named CYPHER and unleashing a weapon that will kill Apocalypse -- and possibly all mutants, too!




ONGOING TITLES:

CONSTANTINE HELLBLAZER #2
 DC COMICS
(W) Ming Doyle, James TynionIV (A/CA) Riley Rossmo
Somebody is killing the only friends John has: the ghosts that haunt him! How can you kill what's already dead? John is going to find out and make this adversary pay!


BILL AND TED'S MOST TRIUMPHANT RETURN #5
Boom! Studios
(W) Brian Lynch, Christopher Hastings (A) Jerry Gaylord, Matt Cummings (CA) Felipe Smith
Bill & Ted are trapped in the 27th century, where no one has heard of Rufus or the Wyld Stallyns and De Nomolos rules the Supreme Most Important Person in the Universe with Station under his control! Featuring a back-up story by Christopher Hastings (Adventure Time) and Matt Cummings (Power Up) about Death's misadventure through hell.



GOTHAM ACADEMY #8
 DC COMICS
(W) Becky Cloonan, Brendan Fletcher (A) Mingjue Helen Chen (CA) Karl Kerschl
 Classes are suspended for a funeral. So, is it really true that grieving students get all A's?


EERIE COMICS #7
Dark Horse Comics
Various Writers
Cousin Eerie is plumbing the depths of disgustingness while voyaging through the spooky stratosphere! Join J. Torres, Larry Hama, Alexander Perkins, and others, as they seek out loathsome life and sickening civilizations, boldly going where no horror comic has gone before!


MRS. DEADPOOL AND THE HOWLING COMMANDOS #2
Marvel Comics
(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Salva Espin (CA) Reilly Brown
SECRET WARS SERIES
•  Undisputed Queen of the Monster Metropolis - aka SHIKLAH - is out to avenge the death of her brothers!
•  Teamed with Werewolf By Night, Frankenstein's Monster, the Living Mummy, Man-Thing, and Marcus the Centaur, she must fight their way through the land of the undead!
•  Speaking of - How DOES one kill DRACULA, King of the Undead?



SIRENS #4
Boom! Studios
(W/A/CA) George Perez
As the Sirens finally come face to face with the forces that imprisoned and scattered them across time, another complication arises: a zombie invasion of Earth!



SWORDS OF SORROW #3
Dynamite Entertainment
(W) Gail Simone (A) Sergio Fernandez Davila (CA) Tula Lotay
The genre-busting, time-hopping epic heroine crossover continues! In the midst of WWII, reluctant allies Miss Fury and the Black Sparrow are joined by an epic host of heroines from different worlds and eras to fight an invasion taking place right on Broadway!  Featuring Red Sonja, Eva (the daughter of Dracula), Lady Zorro, Red Sonja, and more! Don't miss the funnest, bawdiest, sword-slingingest crossover event ever!