Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 05/01/2019

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! As we this each and every Wednesday, which is NCBD (New Comic Book Day) we're suggesting the following comic book titles for you to read and enjoy! Please remember to contact your local store to see if they carry any of the titles you see today. Thanks for reading!

10. Batman #70 $3.99 DC Comics
In chapter one of "The Fall and the Fallen," Batman escapes his Knightmares only to wind up in a whole other bad dream. He's locked in Arkham Asylum with his worst enemies, and the only way to get out is to fight them all. It's a gladiatorial game of madness and mayhem, all for the amusement of Bane!

9. Spencer & Locke #1 $3.99 Danger Zone
Suspended by Internal Affairs, Detective Locke grapples with the demons of his past alongside his trusty partner, his childhood imaginary panther Spencer. But when Spencer and Locke face a scarred soldier named Roach Riley, will this unlikely pair finally meet their match?

8. Major X #3 (of 6) $3.99 Marvel Comics
With the X-Istence threatened, Major X has no choice but to leap through time to save it. With a little help from Cable and Wolverine, can even the Major overcome the terrible threat of an infamous killer with the initials DP?

7. Nobody Is in Control #1 (of 4) $3.99 Black Mask Comics
When Richard sees a man run through his yard, he follows him out of concern. This deep in the woods, he must be lost... must be in trouble. Bust soon it's Richard in peril, as this stranger drags him into a deep, twisted web of conspiracy going back hundreds of years.

6. Transformers #4 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Prowl and Chromia are investigating the disappearance of a missing scientist in the wilds of Cybertron when a mysterious figure crosses their path. Who is he and what does he know about the disappeared scientist? And where is Bumblebee disappearing to at all odd hours? Transformers-now shipping twice monthly! All your favorite Transformers characters as you've never seen them before!
5. Robotech #20 $3.99 Titan Comics
The galaxy trembles, in the last issue ahead of Event Horizon! Transformers legend Simon Furman and dynamic artist Hendry Prasetya (Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers) prepare the radical reimagining of classic sci-fi anime Robotech for an event that will change everything and keep fans guessing!

4. Star Wars #65 $3.99 Marvel Comics
'THE SCOURGING OF SHU-TORUN' PART 4
Her planet under threat, a heroic princess battles to save it! Not Leia - it's QUEEN TRIOS OF SHU-TORUN, ally to Darth Vader and the Empire! PRINCESS LEIA'S plan begins to unfold. But some members of her strike team have schemes of their own. When will Leia realize just what she's set in motion?!

3. Gogor #1 $3.99 Image Comics
From KEN GARING, the writer/artist of the acclaimed series PLANETOID, comes an all-new ongoing series of wonderfully weird high fantasy! Deep underground, among the floating islands of Altara, the mystical Gogor sleeps. But trouble brews above ground as soldiers of the Domus impose their will across the land. Now, a young student named Armano must awaken Gogor and begin his quest to protect the culture of Altara. This debut issue kicks off with 28 pages of story!

2. Savage Avengers #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
The most savage, most unkillable team of characters in the Marvel Universe is assembled! Wolverine! Venom! Elektra! Punisher! And in their midst - Conan the Barbarian! Conan has returned to the Marvel Universe and his new adventures begin here. What is the City of Sickles? Who is the Marrow God? How is the Hand involved? The roughest and most dangerous characters rumble through this new title starting with...Conan vs. Wolverine? 'Nuff said.

1. DCs Year of the Villain #1 $0.25 DC Comics
Evil is winning! Lex Luthor and The Legion of Doom conspire with Cosmic Gods, bending mankind toward a dark destiny. Elsewhere, the scourge of Leviathan spreads unchecked, seizing power in every corner of the world. And all the while the Batman Who Laughs busies himself in the shadows, aligned with no one-yet with sinister plans for all. The carnage starts here as the badguys take center stage in 'The Year of the Villain,' the most treacherous event in DC Comics history.