Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 08/22/2018

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! As we this countdown every week, suggesting the following comic book titles for you to read and add to your awesome comic book collection.

Please remember to contact your local comic book store to see if they carry any of the titles you see today and have a great day. On with the countdown!


10. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season Twelve - The Reckoning #3 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
The battle against future vampire and Slayer twin, Harth, and his legion of evil, has already begun in the present when Buffy, Fray, and the Scoobies return from the future ready to fight. The Reckoning is now, and if the future can be changed, it will take everything that Buffy has to save the Slayers and our world.


9. Mega Man Mastermix #3 $7.99 UDON Entertainment
The Blue Bomber returns to comics through the classic stories of Japanese artist Hitoshi Ariga -- available for the first time in color! Rock, Doctor Light and a reformed Doctor Wily travel into space to investigate an asteroid of alien origin! Along the journey, they find themselves attacked by not only eight new Robot Masters, but the mysterious Break Man as well! It's an adventure of all-out automaton action in outer space!


8. West Coast Avengers #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics
A NEW ERA DAWNS...AVENGERS ASSEMBLE! HAWKEYE (KATE BISHOP). HAWKEYE (CLINT BARTON). A guy named FUSE. Never have they ever been called 'the big three' of...anything. And now here they are, reunited for, okay, well, it's only the second time ever. Thank god they also brought AMERICA CHAVEZ, GWENPOOL and KID OMEGA. Wait. What? That's right, it's the new West Coast Avengers, son. And you better hope they can figure out how to save the world because BIG things are headed for the West Coast. 

7. Hit-Girl #7 $3.99 Image Comics
Written by JEFF LEMIRE, a 2018 Eisner Award nominee for Best Writer! Hit-Girl's holed up in a cabin in the woods, nursing bear-trap wounds and recovering from a fall through the ice. But Billy Baker and his gang have found her hideout, and these local hunters can track anything in the snow. How many can Hit-Girl slay before the Mounties show up?


6. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #85 IDW Publishing
Leatherhead returns to New York, and this time, he's got one goal in mind-the destruction of the Turtles!


5. Action Comics #1002 $3.99 DC Comics
A bold new era of the adventures of the Man of Steel continues as bodies fall from the sky and buildings burn around the City of Tomorrow. Even Superman must wonder how well he knows the city he protects as an unknown criminal element begins to rise throughout Metropolis.


4. Amazing Spider-Man #4 $3.99 Marvel Comics
PETER PARKER VS. SPIDER-MAN?! PETER PARKER & SPIDER-MAN IN THE SAME PLACE AT THE SAME TIME?! Things are crazy for Spider-Man. His personal life in turmoil, the giant TRI-SENTINEL returning to attack NYC... and someone is out there impersonating Peter Parker! Is it the Chameleon? An LMD? Ultimate Peter Parker making his Marvel U debut? Think again, True Believer! 

3. Punisher #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
YOU CAN TAKE THE PUNISHER OUT OF THE WAR MACHINE... Punisher no longer has the War Machine armor, but he retained his newly acquired taste for big game, and he's hungry for more. However, the paths to such perilous pursuits are fraught with dangers bigger than any Frank has faced before, and this lone wolf could use otherworldly help on his way up to the world stage.

2. Damage Annual #1 $4.99 DC Comics
Damage's earliest origins are revealed with an issue that delves into what made soldier Ethan Avery volunteer to become the monstrous, living weapon of mass destruction. Also discover what happened to the other recruits to the top-secret program that birthed Damage and tasked him with destroying any enemy trying to create their own monster on a leash.

1. Amazing World of Gumball Grab Bag 2018 $7.99 Boom! Studios
Elmore, beware, as Gumball, Darwin, and Anais tackle their greatest fears: riding a bike, monsters under the bed, and more! Featuring stories and art from talent such as Kelly Bastow ( Capture Creatures ), Julieta Colas ( Rick & Morty ), and more, this brand-new Grab Bag collects hilarious shorts from The Amazing World of Gumball .