Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 05/23/2018

Happy New Comic Book Day!

Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown. As we do each and every Wednesday. We're suggesting the following comics for you to read and add to you awesome collection! Please be sure to contact your local comic book store to see if they carry any of the titles you see below.

Have great day everyone!


10. Batgirl #23 $3.99 DC Comics
'STRANGE LOOP' finale! Trapped in a prison of her own mind's making, Batgirl must act out of character in order to reenter reality. Can she put her need to survive above the needs of those she's sworn to protect? Or is she doomed to wander the mazes of her mind for all of eternity?!

9. Pink Panther 55th Anniversary Special #1 $3.99 American Mythology
The first Pink Panther movie debuted in 1963, an amazing 55 years ago, and introduced the world to the coolest animated cat ever, the Pink Panther! Since then we've enjoyed this feisty feline's antics in movies, cartoons, and of course, comic books! Come celebrate this milestone with brand new Pink Panther adventures and hijinks as he confounds The Little Man and tickles your funny bone.

8. Executive Assistant Iris Vol 5 #1 $3.99 Aspen Comics
Aspen Comics' hit action-adventure assassin series marks its 10-Year Anniversary with a brand new pulse-pounding volume! When a routine security job takes a turn for the worse, Executive Assistant Iris realizes she might be at the crossroads of her career! The world's deadliest assassin is faced with a choice: remain a freelance Executive Assistant, or join Magni Global-a mysterious corporation that has acquired nearly every private security firm on the planet. But, what fateful decisions may come from joining a giant conglomerate whose interests may spell doom for her?!

7. Adventure Time Beginning of End #1 $3.99 Boom! Studios
When Finn breaks a promise he can't remember making, he is confronted by Chronologius Rex, the lord of Hours and All Time. Finn's life will be consumed in the infinite first of the fourth dimension unless he and his friends back home can find the moment that explains it all and bring him back him back to Ooo. Finn must confront the ghosts of his past selves, the alternate selves of his present, and all his possible futures, while Jake gather help from all of Ooo and beyond.

6. Black Panther #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
A NEW DIRECTION FROM TA-NEHISI COATES & DANIEL ACUNA! A bold new direction for the Black Panther! For years, T'Challa has fought off invaders from his homeland, protecting Wakanda from everything from meddling governments to long-lost gods. Now, he will discover that Wakanda is much bigger than he ever dreamed… Across the vast Multiverse lies an empire founded in T'Challa's name. Readers caught a glimpse of it in MARVEL LEGACY #1.

5. TMNT Urban Legends #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
In this premiere issue, the TMNT and Master Splinter are attacked in their lair by a of group of cyborgs led by the female ninja called Pimiko. Before the attack is over, one family member will fall... and one will be lost! Don't miss your chance to get in on the ground floor of the entire TMNT Image experience! Colors by IDW TMNT veteran Adam Guzowski (TMNT Color Classics)! Featuring new cover art by Frank Fosco and TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman!

4. Star Wars Annual #4 $4.99 Marvel Comics
Strap in, racing fans - we're going podracing! Bring your betting money, because this is going to be a high-stakes race, with rebel Luke Skywalker, smuggler Sana Starros and even a certain Dark Lord in attendance! PLACE YOUR BETS!

3. Buffy Season Eleven: Giles#4 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Joss Whedon's Buffy and the Scoobies are shocked to discover another new kind of vampire: harder to kill, able to transform, and walk in the light of day--like Dracula. If that weren't enough, the rules of magic are literally being rewritten in the Vampyr book, making it a highly coveted item. As the crew feels the responsibility of protecting the book and writing the new rules, they are tempted by what new rules can do for them . . . just like the Big Bads who have come knocking on Buffy's door!

2. Hit-Girl #4 $3.99 Image Comics
IT'S THE COLOMBIAN SHOWDOWN. In the bloody climax to her Colombian adventure, Hit-Girl makes her last stand against Palmira's gang lords. She's enslaved Mano as a sidekick, but will he finally crack and turn weapons on his own people? HIT-GIRL #4 is an action-packed gorefest - the bloodbath before Mindy sets off to her next destination.

1. Invincible Iron Man #600 $5.99 Marvel Comics
BRIAN BENDIS ENDS HIS MARVEL TENURE WITH THIS VERY SPECIAL OVERSIZED ANNIVERSARY ISSUE! Tony Stark is back, but in what form? At least five huge surprises await new and old fans alike. Industry legend Brian Michael Bendis drops his final Marvel Comic to end an era, and he's going out big! This super-sized anniversary extravaganza features artistic contributions from a bevy of Bendis' collaborators from over the years, including Jim Cheung, David Marquez, Mike Deodato Jr., Mark Bagley, Leinil Francis Yu, Daniel Acuña and a few other surprises! All this and a huge new villain arises! And the futures of Tony, Riri Williams and Victor Von Doom are all revealed!