Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 05/30/2018

Welcome Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown. As we do this each and every week. We're suggesting the following comic book titles to read and add to your already awesome comic book collection.

Remember to contact your local comic book store to see if they carry any of the titles you see today.  Thanks for reading and have a great day!


10. Sonic the Hedgehog #5 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'The Fate of Dr. Eggman,' Part 1. After his last battle with Sonic, Dr. Eggman's gone quiet. His Badnik forces are still causing trouble, but without the bad doctor's usual fanfare. What's Eggman been doing all this time? And what will happen to Sonic when he finds out? Guest starring: The Chaotix Detective Agency!

9. Super Sons Dynomutt Special #1 $4.99 DC Comics
It's no fun for Jon Kent to be visiting Big City with his parents for the funeral of an old friend. So his best pal Damian Wayne decides to follow along and give him the inside scoop on the city. But when they go to meet Robin's local friend, Dynomutt, they find him injured and in need of help. And Dynomutt's human superhero companion, Blue Falcon, has seemingly turned evil. What's the reason for this betrayal between once-loyal companions, and what role might the evil Red Vulture play in this scenario?

8. Kong of Skull Island 2018 Special #1 $7.99 Boom! Studios
Paul Allor ( Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ) and Dan McDaid ( Big Trouble in Little China, Judge Dredd ) present a new look at the mysterious history of Skull Island. When an early Viking expedition washes ashore on Skull Island, they see only the promises of wealth in the island's riches, and not the dangers. Decades pass as the Vikings attempt to bend the powerful island to their will - or die trying.

7. X-Men Red Annual #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
After Resurrection. Before Red. Jean Grey was reborn in a world that had changed. Her friends and family had lived lives. Some had lost lives. This is Jean's story of catching up losses and triumphs. Reconnecting with old colleagues, grieving for those lots, and meeting family members she didn't know existed.

6. Blackwood #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
When four teenagers with haunted pasts enroll in Blackwood College--a school that trains students in the occult--their desire to enhance their supernatural abilities and bond with others is hampered by an undead dean's curse, ghosts in their dorm, a mischievous two-headed mummy-chimp, a plague of mutant insects, and the discovery of an ancient evil that forces our heroes to undergo a crash course in the occult for the sake of the world.

5. GI Joe a Real American Hero #252 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'Special Missions,' Part 2 (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? This issue, artist David Messina (ROM, Star Trek) joins forces with Larry to present Cobra's ruthless and deadly femme fatale: BARONESS! 

4. Star Wars Lando Double or Nothing #1 (of 5) $3.99 Marvel Comics
Straight from the frames of the highly-anticipated film SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY swaggers a younger and somehow even cockier Lando Calrissian! Before his days in the Rebellion, before he ran Cloud City, even before he lost the Millenium Falcon, comes this tale of Lando's adventures and misadventures in search of love and money leading right up to his appearance in SOLO!

3. My Little Pony Ponyville Mysteries #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Welcome to a new series of mystery and intrigue! The Cutie Mark Crusaders discover their inner detectives and solve crimes nopony else can! Will they be able to discover who is stealing supplies from Ponyville hospital and get their schoolwork done at the same time? A brand-new miniseries full of mystery and adventure! A sister series to the popular 'My Little Pony: Ponyville Mysteries' prose books!

2. Amazing Spider-Man #800 $9.99 Marvel Comics
Dan Slott and Stuart Immomen are joined by many of the artists who made the last 10 years of Spider-Man so Amazing! The biggest Peter Parker/Norman Osborn story of all time unfolds over one 80-page story, a scope unmatched in comics! Who lives?! Who dies?! And what scars will Spider-Man bear from here on out?!

1. Man of Steel #1 (of 6) $3.99 DC Comics
A new era begins for Superman as a threat from his earliest origins reemerges to destroy the Last Son of Krypton. As Superman struggles to come to grips with what has happened to his wife and son, he must also face a new threat that's determined to burn down Metropolis!