Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 05/02/2018

Welcome Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! As we do each and every week. Northwest Comics & Games is suggesting the following comic book titles you might like to read and add to your awesome collection!

This week is HUGE as Free Comic Book Day just around the corner!  There are to many awesome titles out this week. Making this week's countdown was very tough but we hope you enjoy this week's picks.  Have a great day, happy new comic book day!

On with the Countdown!


10. Batman #46 $2.99 DC Comics
'THE TRAVELERS' part two! Booster Gold's wedding present has screwed up Batman's past, and done even more damage to his present. Now, with the Caped Crusader himself refusing to cooperate, the only way for Booster to correct this runaway timeline is to get Catwoman on his side. But with her own past altered, can he make Catwoman recognize the qualities in her husband-to-be that brought them together in the first place? Plus, if Batman isn't doing his job, Gotham City may become way more dangerous than our bumbling time-traveler might be ready for.

9. GI Joe a Real American Hero #251 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'Special Missions,' Part 1 (of 5). G.I. Joe. Cobra. Two opposing forces. Two powerful war machines, each made more lethal by the undeniable strength of their individual parts. But who and what are those parts? Living legend Larry Hama shares some of their amazing stories in 'Special Missions'-one-shot stories featuring a variety of characters, and artists to draw them! This issue, artist Alex Sanchez (Max Ride: First Flight) joins forces with Larry to present G.I. Joe's Ranger extraordinaire: STALKER!

8. Spawn #285 $2.99 Image Comics
Spawn's new powers continue to manifest as he finds he's able to do things he never could before.

7. Portal Bound #2 (of 5) $3.99 Aspen Comics
Their Future Depends on Each Other in Aspen's newest series! Giant six-eyed mechanical beasts? Gray-skinned warriors from another world? Dubstep music?!? Teenagers Elias and Brett have just survived the craziest night of their lives, but that was nothing compared to the road ahead! Sybil, the arrogant warrior princess from Havos, is stranded on Earth and it's up to our heroes to get her home! However, the evil Emperor Atilus has a deadly surprise awaiting his daughter's potential homecoming!

6. Cyber Spectre #1 $3.99 Scout Comics
In a world run by super-computers and where the judicial system is purely digital, there is no human error, just a singular artificial intelligence that calculates the outcome of every possible crime. From murder to drug deals, the computer determines the fate of all humanity. But there's a crime that seems to have slipped through the cracks - who or what is the Cyber Spectre? A special back-up feature, The Kromik, by Rich Emms and Carlos Zuniga rounds off this first issue.

5. Star Wars #47 $3.99 Marvel Comics
The Rebellion's fight to liberate Mon Cala continues! While Han, Luke and Leia undertake a perilous and nigh-impossible rescue, Threepio must keep up his vital mission...of hobnobbing at the opera?!

4. Star Trek TNG Through the Mirror #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Because you demanded it! Following up the smash-hit miniseries MIRROR BROKEN, the Mirror Universe Next Generation crew is looking for new worlds to conquer, and they're crossing over to the Prime Star Trek Universe to find them! Also in each issue: Just how did the Mirror Universe crew find their way to ours, and what does Emperor Spock have to do with it?


3. Red Sonja Tarzan #1 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
The She-Devil with a Sword meets the Lord of the Jungle! Eson Duul is an evil man. The mere mention of his name makes powerful quake with fear. He has no regard for life, including that of man. But he may finally have met his match when he finds himself up against Red Sonja and Tarzan! Gail Simone (Birds of Prey, Red Sonja) and Walter Geovani (Red Sonja, Clean Room) reunite to bring us the crossover event featuring two of fiction's greatest heroes side by side at last!

2. Avengers #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HEROES - courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS! Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just in time to save the world from total annihilation at the hands of their most powerful enemies yet: the 2000-foot-tall space gods known as Celestials. Behold the coming of the Final Host. Who will answer the call to assemble for a wild new era of Earth's Mightiest Heroes?



1. DC Nation #0 $0.25 DC Comics
Just in time for Free Comic Book Day, this special comic priced at just $0.25 US features three brand-new stories from a lineup of superstar talent-and each tale serves as a prelude to some of the biggest DC events of 2018! First, find out how The Joker reacts when he discovers Catwoman has turned her back on crime and plans to marry his archnemesis. Can the Clown Prince of Crime stand to see Batman happy? Writer Tom King and artist Clay Mann set up the events that lead to BATMAN #50! Then, DARK NIGHTS: METAL shook the DC Universe to its deepest foundations-now it's time to rejoin legendary writer Scott Snyder, along with all-star artist Jorge Jimenez and co-writers James Tynion IV and Joshua Williamson, for the prelude to JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE!