Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 02/21/2018

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

It's still winter here in the great northwest and Portland got it's fair share of snow! Yet, if you your local comic book store is open today, then safely adventure and pick up some comics! Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown!

If your new to countdown... As we do each and every week. We're suggesting the following comic book titles for you to read and add to your awesome collection. Please remember to contact your local shop to see if they carry any titles you see below. Thanks for reading!

10. Super Sons #13 $3.99 DC Comics
'Mother's Day' part one! Talia al Ghul returns for her son Damian, whom she trained from birth to be an assassin. With the evil in Robin's past finally revealed to Superboy, it might be too much for the Sons' partnership to survive...especially when the boys find out her next victim is one of the most important people in their lives!

9. Punks Not Dead #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
As if being an awkward, bullied 15-year-old isn't bad enough, 'Fergie' Ferguson suddenly discovers he can see dead people. Well, one dead person specifically-the ghost of a certain punk rocker named Sid. Sid's spirit was trapped in London's Heathrow Airport for 40 years until the day he met Fergie. Sid's ghost is now stuck to Fergie-as if Fergie doesn't have enough on his plate, being raised by a single mum whose idea of parenting is strictly fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants.

8. Postal Mark (One shot) $3.99 Image Comics (Must Read)
After the stunning series conclusion to the regular POSTAL series, this one-shot story shows Mark's fate in the town one year later.

7. Incredible Hulk #713 $3.99 Marvel Comics
HULK has reached the final level of THE GAUNTLET! The freedom of the DOKA'ABI CLAN rests on his shoulders alone... Who is the true WORLD BREAKER? With AMADEUS refusing to embrace the DARK HULK within, it's up to the Warlord of Sakaar to show him real brutality... Guest-starring THE UNWORTHY THOR!

6. Bloodborne #1 (of 4) $3.99 Titan Comics
Written by Image Comics superstar Ales Kot, with artwork by Piotr Kowalski! Awakening in an ancient city plagued by a twisted endemic - Where horrific beasts stalk the shadows and the streets run slick with the blood of the damned - A nameless hunter embarks on a dangerous quest in search of paleblood...

5. Mata Hari #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
In this first part of a five-issue miniseries, we meet Mata Hari in prison at the end of her life as she writes her memoir--part romantic tale of a Javanese princess who performed ''sacred'' nude dances for Europe's elite, and part real-life saga of a disgraced wife and mother, who had everything she loved taken from her.

4. Tangled #1 (of 3) $3.99 IDW Publishing (Fun Read)
Further adventures inspired by the Disney Channel series! Join Rapunzel, along with her boyfriend Eugene and best friend Cassandra, in these adventures that take place after the events of the hit Tangled film!

3. Infinity Countdown Prime #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics (Must Read)
The Infinity Stones. Individually, they grant their wielder great power. Together, they grant the power of a god. Newly reformed and scattered throughout the universe, these artifacts allow the ones who claim them their heart's desire. Now, as their locations are discovered, forces converge for a battle that will begin the universe down a dark path to the END. Jump onto this exciting ride that will lead to the biggest Infinity yet!

2. Superman #41 $2.99 DC Comics
'SUICIDE PLANET' part two! Superman and Superboy battle the alien extremists of a world on the brink of disaster in the hope of saving them from themselves!

1. Hit-Girl #1 $3.99 Image Comics (Hot Title)
HIT-GIRL IS BACK! The pint-sized Punisher-meets-Polly-Pocket has left America behind and set off to serve justice around the world. First stop: Colombia. A mother seeking vengeance for the murder of her child enlists Hit-Girl to destroy his killer, but Mindy has bigger plans for Colombia's most feared hitman. MARK MILLAR and RICARDO LOPEZ ORTIZ join forces for the first chapter of Hit-Girl's world tour in this new, ongoing monthly series.