Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Weekly Top 15 Comic Book Countdown for 06/26/2019

Greetings Everyone!

Happy New Comic Book Day! Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 15 Comic Book Countdown for 06/26/2019. As we do this each and every week. Suggesting the following comic book titles for you to read and add to your amazing collection.

Please remember to contact your local comic book store to see if they carry any of the titles you see below. Quick note, this weekend is the Portland Indie-con show in Portland, Oregon. www.portlandindiecon.com show is only $10 for the weekend, this show supports all the small press in the comic book business.

On with the countdown this week!

15. Detective Comics #1006 $3.99 DC Comics
Detective Jim Corrigan has been shot on the streets of Gotham City-and the Spectre must reach out to Batman to help him find the secret assassin!

14. Stranger Things: SIX #2 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Trapped inside the mysterious Hawkins Laboratory, gifted teen Francine struggles with nightmares and dark flashbacks as Dr. Brenner attempts to truly unlock her precognitive powers. And an old friend tries to make amends--but can she really trust him?

13. Battlestar Galactica Twilight Command #5 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
It all comes down to this: Twilight Command has its back against the wall, but they refuse to relent. They can't-not when Cavil's army of toasters is ready to swarm New Caprica. Prepare yourself for an explosive-and shocking-finale!

12. Marilyn Manor #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Where were you in '81? When the White House goes dark for 17 days in August, the president's spoiled daughter and her best friend Abe-who claims to be possessed by the spirit of Abe Lincoln-throw a rager at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, unearthing long dead historical figures and government secrets that are better off buried. Sex, drugs, rock 'n' roll séances, and secret passageways lead to time-bending mystical romps where past and present collide. But at what cost to Marilyn Kelleher, the world at large, and music television?

11. Weatherman Vol 2 #1 $3.99 Image Comics
Nathan Bright has no memory of his alleged role in the terrorist attack that killed 18 billion people, but that isn't stopping him from trying to atone for the actions of his past self. Hunted by literally everyone in the galaxy, Nathan's quest for redemption takes him to the scene of the crime-where he discovers that Earth's not lifeless at all... it's monstrous!

10. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #40 $3.99 Boom! Studios
Last year, Shattered Grid made comic book history-this year NECESSARY EVIL changes what you think you know about the Power Rangers with a reveal that will have everyone talking! The Power Rangers comic book event of 2019 begins here with the first appearance of the Power Ranger everyone's been asking about-the fan favorite White Ranger!

9. Fantastic Four #11 $3.99 Marvel Comics
LICENSE TO QUANTUM DRIVE!
Franklin and Valeria are growing up fast...but not fast enough to legally operate Fantasti-Cars in NYC! But wouldn't you know it, the day of their big driving test is at the exact moment the entire Microverse might implode and take our reality with it! Get ready for a cosmic adventure with Marvel's first family...and two members of New York's Department of Motor Vehicles. Going to parallel worlds? Easy. Parallel parking? Kinda hard!

8. Action Comics #1012 $3.99 DC Comics
Artist Szymon Kudranski joins superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis as the attacks of Leviathan threaten targets across the globe, and the agents of the invisible mafia continue to infect Metropolis in this tie-in to EVENT LEVIATHAN!

7. Angel #2 $3.99 Boom! Studios
The landmark reimagining of ANGEL continues here from Bryan Edward Hill (Detective Comics, Killmonger), Gleb Melnikov and series creator Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Marvel's The Avengers). As Angel recovers for a devastating loss in Sunnydale, he must unravel the mysteries surrounding this new kind of monster. How can Angel fight something he can't see? When and who will it strike next?

6. Avatar: Tsu'tey's Path #5 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Hometree falls in a surge of roaring fire as the humans unleash the might of their airborne armada. Eytukan, the great chief of the Omatikaya, is dead, and Tsu'tey must assume the mantle of leader--even though it appears the only place he can lead his people is to their destruction!

5. Spawn #298 $2.99 Image Comics
'WAR TO 300,' Part One-TWO ISSUES 'TIL SPAWN #300! Spawn vs. the full might of Heaven's newest Godsend-ROUND 1! TODD McFARLANE and JASON SHAWN ALEXANDER up the ante in this lead-up to SPAWN's record-setting 300th issue, featuring TODD McFARLANE's special parody recreation of one of his own classic comic book covers.

4. Transformers Ghostbusters #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'GHOSTS OF CYBERTRON' PART 1! After years of civil war, the Autobots fled Cyberton, leaving their home planet in the evil clutches of Megatron and his Decepticons. Years later and millions of miles away, the Autobots pick up a Cybertronian distress signal from a mysterious planet called Earth. The ghostly signal shouldn't exist, and it'll bring Optimus Prime and his team-including brand-new Autobot ECTOTRON-face-to-face with... the GHOSTBUSTERS!

3. Major X #6 (of 6) $3.99 Marvel Comics (Series Finale)
The conclusion of a tale almost 30 years in the making - the fate of the X-Istance! The rise of the X-Ential! And the full identity of Major X himself!

2. Wolverine Exit Wounds #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
WOLVERINE LEGENDS, Chris Claremont, Larry Hama & Sam Keith REUNITE! He goes by many names... Patch...Weapon X...Logan...but most just call him THE WOLVERINE. Join Marvel's greatest storytellers for three brand-new untold tales of the X-Men's deadliest member. Blood, broads, and blades... you asked for it, bub!

1. Flash #73 $3.99 DC Comics
'The Flash Year One' continues! As our hero picks up the pieces from his disastrous defeat at the hands of the Turtle, the rise of the Rogues in Central City gives the Flash renewed resolve. But Barry is still learning to master his abilities, and while an experienced speedster might know how to outrun a gun, this time he may not be so lucky...