Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Weekly Top 10 Countdown


Welcome Northwest Comics & Games fans,  welcome to another exciting edition of the Weekly Top 10 Countdown.  Every week we pick the top ten comics you might like to read!  We hope you enjoy this week's countdown!

10. Angel and Faith: Season Ten #1  $3.50  Dark Horse Comics
Angel's work is never done. During his most recent world saving, a part of London was transformed and flooded with magic. Who better to watch over this magical community than Angel? At least, that's what he thinks. Meanwhile, Faith starts a new chapter in her life-slaying zompires alongside Buffy?!

9. Dead Letters #1  $3.99  Boom! Studios
WHY YOU'LL LOVE IT: Creators Christopher Sebela (Ghost, High Crimes) and newcomer Chris Visions are two fresh voices that are about to take the industry by storm. Don't miss out on a wholly unique take on supernatural noir.

WHAT IT'S ABOUT: Sam Whistler wakes up in an unfamiliar motel room, dressed in hospital scrubs and his arms wrapped in bandages. He remembers nothing-not how he got here, not where here is...not even his own name. But the goons knocking down his door sure do, and it's going to take every single move in Sam's forgotten repertoire to outrun and outsmart the gang war he's just stumbled into. 

8. Aquaman and the Others #1  $3.99  DC Comics
A "FUTURES END" prelude! Spinning out of AQUAMAN, the King of Atlantis and his teammates find themselves targeted by an unknown foe that wants their Atlantean artifacts! Don't miss the start of this all-new series!   

7. Stormwatch #30  $2.99  DC Comics
FINAL ISSUE A 'FUTURES END' prelude! The original Stormwatch team returns, as this story sets up the organization's role in the future of the DC Universe!

6. G.I. Joe Special Missions #13  $3.99  IDW Publishing 
DESTRO MUST DIE part four! G.I. JOE brings the fight to DESTRO. Teaming up with an unexpected ally and assaulting DESTRO's Russian hideout, SCARLETT and the Special Missions team hunt down the nefarious arms-dealer… but can they find him before COPPERBACK gets her revenge?

5. What If Age Of Ultron #1 (of 5)  $3.99  Marvel Comics
THE ENDLESS AGE OF ULTRON!
In Age of Ultron, a time-travelling Wolverine killed Hank Pym before he could create the world-conquering Ultron. What would the Marvel Universe look like if another founding Avenger had been killed instead? A world without the Wasp brings a world where Hank Pym created an Ultron even more heinous than the one we know!

4. Shahrazad #4  $3.50  Big Dog Ink
Shahrazad is the main attraction at a battle royale for the ages!

3. Inhuman #1  $3.99  Marvel Comics
The newest super heroes of the Marvel Universe are born! A cloud of Terrigen mist is moving around the world turning regular people into Inhumans with amazing powers. But not everyone thinks this is a good thing. Discover the secret history of the Marvel Universe and get in at the ground floor of the next big Marvel franchise!  

2. Ultimate Spider-Man #200  $4.99  Marvel Comics
The world mourns on the anniversary of Peter Parker's death. A gathering of Spidey's friends and foes reveal some shocking truths about Peter and his world. One of the biggest surprise endings of the year!

1. 68 (Sixty Eight) Rule Of War #1 (of 4)  $3.99  Image Comics
In a doom-shadowed Cambodia infested with the living dead, CIA Special Agent Declan Rule and his canine companion Nero stalk a human monster, a neurosurgeon bent on carrying out grisly experiments that turn P.O.W.s into vicious instruments of war. In Vietnam, Private Kuen Yam and his ragtag band of survivors battle their way across a murderous no-man's-land in a desperate search for a ticket to the skies. The war is over, but the battle for humanity's survival has just begun. Courage will be tested, sanity will be pushed to the breaking point and the rules of war...will be broken.