Thursday, August 22, 2019

Small Press Comic Book Spotlight!

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

If you want something different from Small Press company's then these titles you'll like to read. We you like our choices.  Have a great day!


Headless #1 $3.99 Scout Comics
Salem, Massachusetts: 1987. Two teenagers have been found dead, brutally murdered, but not by a man. When gruesome murders become a common occurrence in this sleepy town it is evident that the Headless Horseman has returned! Two brothers, having recently arrived in Salem, find themselves in a centuries-old battle between the Knights Templar (whose task it is to banish all magic from Salem) and the Headless Horseman, the one originally responsible for turning the women of Salem into witches. All Hell breaks loose when the brothers discover they are closer to his true identity than they realize...

Rot TPB Vol 01 $14.99 Source Point Press
Collecting the The Rot mini-series, plus exclusive bonus content! When science meddles in the affairs of the supernatural, the consequences can be disastrous. Dwight Cochran, former assassin, developed cancer in prison. After undergoing a secret procedure funded by the government that destroyed half of the prison, Dwight was reborn as The Rot. With the ability to use his cancer as a weapon, he vowed to punish the wicked and protect the innocent... no matter where he finds either of them. Heaven can't stop him. Hell is terrified of him. Man wants to use him. Unfortunately, for all of them, The Rot answers to no one.

Carpenter Tales Sci Fi Nuclear Attack #3 $3.99 Carpenter Tales
Over 60 years ago, the Archonite Initiative studied the effects of stress and loss upon potential survivors of a nuclear war. Underground, in the dark, and believing they could well be the last humans left alive, the Kutter Family would experience sensory manipulation and divisions in their ranks which would eventually tear them apart. But as the manipulations and machinations of this supposedly abandoned Cold War-era simulator are revealed, Donnie, Keith and the others begin to lose their patience, their minds and their lives.

Anime Pick of The Week! | Division Maneuver Light Novel SC Vol 02


Division Maneuver Light Novel SC Vol 02 $13.99 Seven Seas Entertainment

When mankind was attacked by the Jave, the strongest warrior in the world lost his life defending humanity, and was reincarnated as a baby. 

Now the Jave have returned--and that hero is still a young boy with only Level 1 power! Enrolling in an academy that trains people to use Division Maneuver, the combat weapons used to hold off the Jave, Okegawa Kuon can only operate Division 1, the weakest of them all--until the opportunity to pilot a special, one-of-a-kind suit appears, one that can be activated even with rock-bottom levels of magical power!

TPB Pick of The Week! | Spawn Cover Gallery HC Vol 01


Spawn Cover Gallery HC Vol 01 $19.99 Image Comics
Bring the artistic legacy of TODD McFARLANE's record-breaking independent comic home with this hardcover collection of the classic cover artwork for the FIRST 100 ISSUES of SPAWN! All the action! All the detail! All the capes! And spikes! And demons! And guns! Part celebration, part inspiration, this is a gallery AND an artbook-a must-have for any SPAWN fan! Collects covers for SPAWN #1-100.

Top 3 TPB Pick's!

Happy Friday Eve Everyone,

Hope your day is going well?!! Let's jump right into it as we see what Trade Paper Backs you like to read for your comic book entertainment.

1. Charles Schulz Linus HC Peanuts $14.99 Boom! Studios
Linus Van Pelt. The benevolent, blanket-clutching philosopher always has a kind word for everybody, especially his best friend, Charlie Brown, and even for his bossy older sister, Lucy. This hardcover collection includes stories from across all eras of Charles M. Schulz's Peanuts, so grab your favorite blanket, and get ready to share some laughs as you await the Great Pumpkin!

2. StarCraft Volume 2: Soldiers TPB $17.99 Dark Horse Comics
Newly graduated Lieutenant Shivani Singh wants to defend the Dominion on the front lines, but it will take more than good grades and confidence to survive on the edge of zerg space. From Blizzard Entertainment comics writer Andrew R. Robinson (Overwatch Anthology), with art by Miguel Sepulveda (Lone Wolf 2100). Collects issues #1-#4.

3. Ophiuchus TPB $16.99 Image Comics
ALI LERIGER DE LA PLANTE and NATASHA TARA PETROVI? bring their popular webcomic OPHIUCHUS to Image Comics! OPHIUCHUS is the story of the lone sentry of an ancient, inactive gate. One day, a strange being breaks through and infects her with a virus. And shortly after, she is approached by two machines, who implore her to follow them to the center of the universe to put an end to that virus-a malevolent being which rots all worlds.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 08/21/2019

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown as we're suggesting the following comic book titles for you collect and enjoy. Please remember to contact your local store to see if they carry any titles you see today!  Thanks for viewing and have a great day.


10. Criminal #7 $3.99 Image Comics
The best monthly comic on the market keeps the hits coming! Young Ricky Lawless and Leo (from CRIMINAL, VOL. 1: COWARD) take the spotlight this issue, as the epic story of the death of Teeg Lawless continues! As always, CRIMINAL contains back page art and articles only found in the single issues.

9. Fathom Vol 8 #4 $3.99 Aspen Comics
The world below is no longer a secret and everything has led to this... In the darkest depths of the ocean, Aspen and Kiani must confront the most deadly foe they've ever collectively faced-Anika fortified by the armor and incredible power of The Black! Aspen's Vince Hernandez (Michael Turner's Fathom: Kiani, Charismagic) marks his debut on Fathom's principal series alongside artist Mauricio Campetella (Jirni) and colorists Peter Steigerwald (Fathom, Superman/Batman) in a storyline that will define the Fathom universe for years to come!

8. Black Mask Year of the Villain #1 (YOTV) $4.99 DC Comics
Black Mask was one of Gotham City's most ruthless crime lords. He had money, power and respect. But after months in the Teen Titans' secret prison, Roman Sionis is finally free. Given a new purpose and new abilities thanks to Lex Luthor's offer, he's found a new racket. Corporate crime not only pays better, but it's far less dangerous. At least until Batwoman discovers what he's up to and plans to put an end to Black Mask's latest power grab.

7. Blade Runner 2019 #2 $3.99 Titan Comics
Return to the world of Blade Runner in an all-new ongoing comic series from the pen of Michael Green (screenwriter for Blade Runner 2049) and Mike Johnson (Star Trek), illustrated by Andres Guinaldo (Justice League Dark, Captain America)! Veteran Blade Runner Ash hunts down the kidnapped child of a billionaire, but he's not all he seems...

6. Marvel Action Captain Marvel #1 (of 3) $3.99 IDW Publishing
Go higher, further, and faster with Captain Marvel in this brand-new, all-ages adventure! Carol Danvers' quiet night with BFF Jessica Drew (a.k.a. Spider-Woman) takes a cat-astrophic turn when Manhattan's bodegas are suddenly overrun by a host of angry felines! And not just any felines-Flerkens, the most terrifying, pocket-dimension-holding, tentacle-devouring kitty-look-alikes in the entire universe!

5. Vampirella #2 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
Vampirella's struggle to deal with the complex emotional consequences of a major disaster caused by her enemies is exacerbated by an unexpected visit from her mother, Lilith, with whom Vampi has a complicated relationship. But has the Mother of All Vampires come to help or destroy her daughter? And will Vampirella's hapless therapist survive the encounter?

4. Strayed #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
In the far future, a military-industrial complex reigns over all humanity and actively destroys distant alien worlds. The galaxy's only hope can be found through an unlikely pair: an astral-projecting cat named Lou and his loving owner Kiara. Trading nine lives for the well-being of billions, their revolt is a battle for love, friendship, compassion, and the soul of humanity.

3. Ghost-Spider #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics
GWEN STACY MAKES HER WAY TO THE MARVEL UNIVERSE! With a cloud of infamy hanging over her head on Earth-65, GWEN STACY now travels to Earth-616 for super hero action… and school?! The newest student at ESU is about to get a crash course in multiversity as she splits her time between the world she loves and the world she's just getting to know! But what devious villain has eyes on Gwen's travels? Is Gwen ready for what comes next?

2. Transformers 84 #0 $4.99 IDW Publishing
An all-new prequel to the original 1984 Transformers #1! Celebrating 35 years of Transformers! War has gripped the planet Cybertron, but an even deadlier threat looms-an asteroid belt powerful enough to destroy the metal world unless Autobot Field Commander Optimus Prime and his heroic recruits can clear a path for the planet. But what other motivations does Prime have for this mission? And how does it tie to a secret on Earth in the eleventh century?

1. Batman #77 DC Comics (MUST READ)
'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?

Comic Book Spotlight! | Van Helsing vs Draculas Daughter #1 (of 5)


Van Helsing vs Draculas Daughter #1 (of 5) $3.99 Zenescope Entertainment
Liesel Van Helsing returns in a brand new series that is set to shake the inventive huntress to her core. A mysterious being, hell-bent on revenge, rises from Helsing's long forgotten past with secrets that could very well destroy Helsing and all she holds dear. Don't miss this exciting new series written by fan-favorite Wonderland writer, Raven Gregory, and artist extraordinaire, Allan Otero! Van Helsing vs Dracula's Daughter #1.

Pick of The Week! | Pretty Violent #1


Pretty Violent #1 $3.99 Image Comics
SERIES PREMIERE! Gamma Rae wants to be a superhero, and why shouldn't she!? She's been strong since she was a baby. The only problem is, all her siblings are notorious hero-murdering criminals! Join artist DEREK HUNTER (DuckTales, Adventure Time), and writer JASON YOUNG (I HATE FAIRYLAND) for this all-new ongoing, gore-filled, laugh-out-loud comedy for mature readers that explores one girl's journey through the rift between personal and family identity.

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Comic Book Fast Look for 08/28/2019 (2 Weeks Out)

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents Comic Book Fast Look for 08/28/2019 (2 Weeks Out) As we're checking out what new as new comics arrive soon to stores.


Batman Superman #1 Batman Cover $3.99 DC Comics
Up in the sky, in the dark of the night, trust no one-for the Secret Six walk among us. Spinning out of the devastating events of the Batman Who Laughs, Superman and Batman are together once more in an all-new monthly series-and they're facing a terrifying new threat that could strike from anywhere. The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel must journey into the depths of Gotham City to learn which of their fellow heroes has been transformed into the horrifying horseman of their most dangerous and deranged foe ever.

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #42 $3.99Boom! Studios
NECESSARY EVIL continues as the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers have returned-just in time to discover a secret that may tear apart the team!


Tommy Gun Wizards #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Eliot Ness and his team of Untouchables work overtime taking on dangerous criminals that hide in the seedy underbelly of 1930s Chicago. Except in this world, Al Capone isn't dealing in alcohol, but in magic. With Lick, a drug that grants magical powers to anyone who ingests it, mobsters become wizards, ordinary men become monsters, and darker secrets than Ness can imagine lie at the heart of it all.

Marvel Comics #1000 $9.99 Marvel Comics
THE GREATEST TALENT EVER ASSEMBLED FOR ONE STORY! THIS IS THE BIG ONE! In celebration of Marvel's 80th Anniversary, we have gathered together the greatest array of talent ever to be assembled between the covers of a single comic book! Names from the past, from the present, and even the future! Every page is filled with all-new work from this cavalcade of comic book luminaries!

DVD Tuesday | New DVD Releases August 20th, 2019


BRIGHTBURN (2019)
Language: English
Genre: Horror
MPAA Rating: R
Director: David Yarovesky
Actors: Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Jackson A. Dunn, Matt Jones, Steve Agee, Meredith Hagner
Plot: A childless couple think they have had their prayers answered when a ship crash-lands from a distant planet and they take care of the child inside. But this dream turns into a nightmare when he develops spectacular powers - and uses them for pure evil.


A DOG'S JOURNEY (2019)
Language: English
Genre: Family
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Gail Mancuso
Actors: Jake Manley, Betty Gilpin, Dennis Quaid, Josh Gad, Abby Ryder Fortson, Marg Helgenberger
Plot: Following A Dog's Purpose, we once again follow Bailey, still on a journey to find as he connects with several families as he soul travels from dog to dog, searching for the one he was meant to be with.


THE HUSTLE (2019)
Language: English
Genre: Comedy
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Director: Chris Addison
Actors: Rebel Wilson, Anne Hathaway, Tim Blake Nelson, Alex Sharp, Ingrid Oliver, Francisco Labbe
Plot: A remake of "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" that finds two competitive, but on-the-outs, con artists taking part in a new hustle - with the caveat that the loser of said contest will leave town.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Monday's Headlines | Avengers: Endgame DVD News

If you haven't ordered a copy of Marvel's Avengers: Endgame on Blu-ray yet, your patience has paid off. Walmart is running a promotion that drops the price of Avengers: Endgame on Blu-ray to $17.96, the Avengers: Endgame on 4K UHD Blu-ray to $24.96, and the Avengers: Endgame DVD to $14.96. These are the lowest prices that we've seen on the film thus far by roughly $5 across the board.

Note that 2-day shipping is free on orders of $35 or more (this awesome John Wick 3 exclusive 4K Blu-ray set would be a good choice to get over that mark). You can also can reserve a copy online for free store pickup. The list of Avengers: Endgame Blu-ray / Digital special features are as follows:

Remembering Stan Lee – Filmmakers and cast honor the great Stan Lee in a fond look back at his MCU movie cameos. 

Setting The Tone: Casting Robert Downey Jr. – Hear the tale of how Robert Downey Jr. was cast as Tony Stark in the original “Iron Man” — and launched the MCU. 

A Man Out of Time: Creating Captain America – Trace the evolution of Captain America with those who helped shape the look, feel and character of this compelling hero. 

Black Widow: Whatever It Takes – Follow Black Widow’s journey both within and outside the Avengers, including the challenges she faced and overcame along the way. 

The Russo Brothers: Journey to Endgame – See how Anthony and Joe Russo met the challenge of helming two of the biggest films in cinematic history … back-to-back!

The Women of the MCU – MCU women share what it was like to join forces for the first time in an epic battle scene — and be part of such a historic ensemble. 

Bro Thor – His appearance has changed but his heroism remains! Go behind the scenes to see how Bro Thor was created. 

Six Deleted Scenes – “Goji Berries,” “Bombs on Board,” “Suckiest Army in the Galaxy,” “You Used to Frickin’ Live Here,” “Tony and Howard” and “Avengers Take a Knee.” 

Gag Reel – Laugh along with the cast in this epic collection of flubs, goofs and gaffes from set.
Visionary Intro – Intro by directors Joe and Anthony Russo. 

Audio Commentary – Audio commentary by directors Anthony and Joe Russo, and writers Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely.