Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Weekly Top 15 Comic Book Countdown 06/19/2019

Oh man, Welcome Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 15 Comic Book Countdown! Yup, it's a supersize countdown this week! 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 be sure to contact your local store to see if they carry any of the titles you see below. Finally, don't forget to purchase your tickets for the Portland Indie-con at the end of June support local small press and artists, etc. See more details on the website. Thanks fore reading and have a great day!

15. Fathom Vol 8 #2 $3.99 Aspen Comics
The world below is no longer a secret and everything has led to this... Wind-a new commander of The Blue, emerges to lead her people from the ashes of Anika's destructive attack on the capitol city of Muria. However, the city receives two new powerful visitors-Aspen and Kiani! Meanwhile, Anika continues her warpath deeper into the depths, as she arrives at the secret realm of the world's most deadly beings-The Black!

14. Aquaman #49 $3.99 DC Comics
The truth about how Aquaman lost his memory is finally revealed! But can Arthur handle the shocking truth? Whom will Queen Mera decide to marry? And how will Arthur escape the jaws of the terrifying Mother Shark? The tides of changes are upon us, and it all leads to next month's landmark AQUAMAN #50!

13. Warning #8 $3.99 Image Comics
'A PLACE BEYOND TEARS': Joshua and Gladiator Two-Six go head-to-head with The Red Machine as the mobile targeting platform Jacknife is deployed onto the scorched hellscape of Los Angeles.

12. Warlord of Mars Attacks #1 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
JEFF PARKER (Aquaman, Future Quest) and DEAN KOTZ (Dungeons & Dragons) invite you to behold the battle between the dashingly heroic John Carter Of Mars and the never-endingly power-hungry little green men of Mars Attacks! HOW has John encountered never encountered these Martians before!?

11. Guardians of the Galaxy #6 $3.99 Marvel Comics
The Guardians of the Galaxy vs. the Dark Guardians vs. Hela and the Black Order! It's all out chaos, and it's about to get a whole lot worse...with the resurrection of Thanos!

10. Hellboy and the B.P.R.D.: The Beast of Vargu (one-shot) $3.99 Dark Horse
This first issue in a new era of Hellboy and the B.P.R.D. sees Mignola and Fegredo send Hellboy to Romania for a pair of tales set in a small village with a centuries-old curse and a man-eating monster which culminate in a sinister puppet show and a demigod's ill-fated dinner.

9. Doctor Who 13th #9 $3.99 Titan Comics
The third arc begins in the official Doctor Who comic, as the Doctor and her companions Yaz, Ryan, and Graham set off on a new adventure from Eisner-nominated writer Jody Houser (Mother Panic, Stranger Things, Star Wars, Faith, Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows)! These fast-paced, accessible new stories are perfect for fans and newcomers alike!

8. Captain America #11 $3.99 Marvel Comics
CAPTAIN OF NOTHING continues! HUNTED AFTERMATH! MANHUNT! But who is doing the hunting - the law-enforcement apparatus of the world or Captain America himself?

7. Justice League #26 $3.99 DC Comics
After being off-planet for so long, the Justice League must try to pick up the pieces of their lives-but Lex Luthor has other plans. If he has his way, he'll show all of humanity that the Justice League will never be there in the world's time of need!

6. Outpost Zero #10 $3.99 Image Comics
Deep in the Outpost, Alea and Sam make a new friend-who knows a lot more than they do-and finally get to ask the questions that have been building since Steven's death. Hopefully their friendship can survive the answers.

5. Star Wars #67 $3.99 Marvel Comics
'THE SCOURGING OF SHU-TORUN' PART 6 The fate of an entire world is in the hands of the REBELS! And even then, can anyone manage to escape the Scourging of SHU-TORUN? The cataclysmic end of KIERON GILLEN's run on STAR WARS.

4. Hit-Girl Season Two #5 $3.99 Image Comics
HIT-GIRL'S IN HONG KONG. Her mission: to destroy a bloodthirsty gang that's responsible for drug trafficking, money laundering, and brutal massacres across Asia. Big Daddy had plans for taking down the Liu triad, but only Mindy can take these monsters out for good.

3. Uncanny X-Men #20 $3.99 Marvel Comics
First - learn the truth about the Hellfire Club's involvement in the X-Men's quest. Then, the mutant race faces elimination at the hands of a vaccine erasing the X-Gene from future generations...

2. Batman #73 $3.99 DC Comics
'The Fall and the Fallen' part four! Batman has been defeated by Bane's minions and chased out of Gotham. As a last-ditch effort to save his son from the lonely fate of being Batman, his father from another universe, Thomas Wayne, a.k.a. the Flashpoint Batman, is taking Bruce to the far ends of the Earth to try to give him the one thing that will cause him to give up crime-fighting for good.

1. Superman Year One #1 (of 3) $7.99 DC Comics
From the burning world of Krypton to the bucolic fields of Kansas, the first chapter of SUPERMAN YEAR ONE tracks Clark Kent's youth in Kansas, as he comes to terms with his strange powers and struggles to find his place in our world. DC BLACK LABEL is proud to present the definitive origin of Superman as rendered by the legendary comics creators Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.! PRESTIGE FORMAT MATURE READERS