Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Comic Pull List for 9/16

I'm Due to a bunch of conventions, life, and shit; it's been a while since I've had time to put down some picks of the weeks. I know you all have been so fucking curious as to what I've been reading, so here ya go! Good stuff this week including a double duty of Kurt Russell inspired reads.  - TD


PICKS OF THE WEEK:

Mix Tape #1
Publisher: SPACE GOAT PRODUCTIONS
(W) Brad Abraham (A/CA) Jok, Gervasio
First issue! Five left-of-the-dial, music-obsessed teens struggle through the rise and fall of Generation X and the Alternative Rock era of the 1990s. They learn that the bonds of friendship they thought were unbreakable have already begun to crack, and the music they thought they'd love forever has already started to fade.



Captain America: White #1
Publisher: MARVEL COMICS
(W) Jeph Loeb (A/CA) Tim Sale
THE SUPERSTAR CREATIVE TEAM OF SPIDER-MAN: BLUE, HULK: GRAY, AND DAREDEVIL: YELLOW BRING THEIR MAGIC TO AMERICA'S #1 HERO
  From his re-awakening in the present day to his days on the battlefield during World War II, follow CAPTAIN AMERICA as he recalls a special mission during THE BIG ONE!
It's 1941 and the HOWLING COMMANDOS are just looking to kick back and relax....
But CAP and BUCKY are about to make their night a whole lot worse!
 The EISNER AWARD-WINNING team of JEPH LOEB and TIM SALE reunite to tell a shocking story of CAPTAIN AMERICA AND BUCKY!


The Simpsons #21: Treehouse of Horror
Publisher: BONGO COMICS
(W) Ian Boothby & Various (A) Tone Rodriguez & Various (CA) Jason Ho
Ned Flanders believes he has missed "The Rapture" until he discovers that everyone who has been left behind is left-handed! Then, Apu accidentally receives a shipment of adorable gremlins intended for the sorcery shop a few doors down the block; unfortunately, he doesn't read the warning that tells him not to feed them Squishees after midnight. And visit the "metropolitan" world of Fritz Lang (Simpsons-style), when the idle rich championed by Mr. Burns clash with the working poor led by Marge Simpson.


ON GOING TITLES:

Big Trouble In Little China #16
Publisher: BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Fred Van (A) Joe Eisma (CA) Jay Shaw
Jack accidentally brings the spirit of the Pork-Chop Express to life!


Escape From New York #10
Publisher: BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Christopher Sebela (A) Maxim Simic (CA) Jason Copland
Snake is back in New York and everyone wants to kill him!


Black Canary -#4
Publisher: DC COMICS
(W) Brendan Fletcher (A) Pia Guerra (CA) Annie Wu
Guest artist Pia Guerra (Y: THE LAST MAN) joins the series! Dinah is on the hunt for her kidnapped guitarist, Ditto, and when she finds the person responsible, you better believe she'll make them pay! Also: Uncover the secret of the band's former singer, and how she plans to exact revenge on them for kicking her out!




Constantine The Hellblazer #4
Publisher: DC COMICS
(W) Ming Doyle, James TynionIV (A) Vanesa Del, Chris Visions (CA) Riley Rossmo
Some very, very, very bad news sends John Constantine on a magical bender through the darkened streets of London. This one's gonna hurt in the morning.



Robin: Son of Batman #4
Publisher: DC COMICS
(W) Patrick Gleason (A/CA) Patrick Gleason, Mick Gray
It's Robin vs. Deathstroke! The troubles in Maya's past come back to haunt her. Will Damian and Goliath be forced to leave her to fend for herself, or can they find a way to help their new ally?


Sex Criminals #12
Publisher: IMAGE COMICS
(W) Matt Fraction (A/CA) Chip Zdarsky
Suzie and Jon continue the worst recruitment plan in the history of entertaining second-act montage sequences. Getting the band together never had so many fluids. By Hollywood jerkhole MATT FRACTION (ODY-C, SATELLITE SAM, Hawkeye) and literally a shed-full of car keys that somehow manages to draw comics.



Rat Queens #12
Publisher: IMAGE COMICS
(W) Kurtis J. Wiebe (A) Tess Fowler (CA) Stjepan Sejic
"DEMONS," Part Two
Along the deadly mountain trail leading to Mage University, Hannah stumbles across an old friend from an old life. The mysterious figure knows a secret past that Hannah wants no one else to ever know about. 


Jem and the Holograms #7
IDW PUBLISHING 
(W) Kelly Thompson (A/CA) Emma Vieceli
VIRAL PART 1! Jerrica and her sisters face their biggest threat yet-success! Meanwhile, the Misfits aren't taking these upstarts laying down.


Weird Love #9
Publisher: IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Joe Gill, Richard E. Hughes (A) John Buscema & Various (CA) John Buscema
The New York Journal of Books calls Weird Love, "A wonderful and wildly entertaining collection of romance stories, some of the craziest and weirdest love stories you will ever read. It is impossible to not laugh out loud at some point. Every story in here is one hundred percent high fun." This issue features The Mini-Dress, Female of the Species, Breakdown, Leader of the Pack, Sorority Sisters, Take Him Shopping, Call Me Wicked and JAILBAIT!




Star Wars: LANDO #4
Publisher: MARVEL COMICS
(W) Charles Soule (A/CA) Alex Maleev
Lando has made off with one of the most expensive ships in the galaxy...
But now, one of the most deadly, effective trackers around is on his tail.
Get swindled by the smoothest talker in space!



House of M #4
COMICS
(W) Dennis Hopeless, Cullen Bunn (A) Ario Anindito (CA) Kris Anka
In order to retake everything he has lost, MAGNETO, the rightful patriarch of the House of Magnus, must ally himself with those he has sworn to rule-LUKE CAGE and the rest of the human resistance!