Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 08/07/2019

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! Every Wednesday on New Comic Book Day, we suggest the following comic book titles for you collect and read. Please be sure to contact your local store to see if they carry of the you see today.

Thanks for reading this week's Top 10.


10. Transformers #10 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Fear spreads through Cybertron, leading more and more citizens into the waiting arms of the Ascenticon movement-making Bumblebee's new job as part of the Guard much more difficult. Meanwhile, Chromia and Windblade follow-up on a lead, but digging up the dirt will put them face-to-face with a new foe... Transformers-now shipping twice-monthly! All your favorite Transformers characters as you've never seen them before!

9. Witchblade #15 $3.99 Image Comics
'LAST DAYS,' Part Three: Alex makes it back from the apocalyptic future to the present, but not everyone makes it back with her. She and Haley face off, and Alex quickly discovers the event that kicks off the demonic takeover of New York is fast approaching.

8. Death-Defying Devil #1 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
The Winslow House is in shambles, but people call it home. It is a place for people who have almost nothing but are trying to make a life for themselves. It is also in a bad neighborhood, and no one will stop criminals from tormenting the residents…until The Death-Defying Devil shows up! But when the Devil tries to step in and protect the innocent, things take a turn for the worse and he finds himself trapped inside the house, being taken care of by the same people he was trying to save.

7. Dark Age #1 $3.95 Red 5 Comics
Featured on Free Comic Book Day, from the creator of The Rift! In the near future all metal on earth suddenly turns to worthless piles of rust and dust. With no technology, no guns, no computers, humanity reverts to a violent feudal system. Each pocket of civilization is ruled by knights of wood & glass & concrete. This is the new Dark Age.

6. Black Cat #3 $3.99 Marvel Comics
Surprising no one, Black Cat's heist of Doctor Strange's Sanctum Sanctorum has gone horribly wrong. Felicia and her crew are under attack in a place where any wrong turn or opened door means certain death. It would take an insane amount of luck to get out alive. How much luck would it take to get out alive with the loot?

5. Kick-Ass #16 $3.99 Image Comics
The cartels are closing in. Kick-Ass must now fend off new Mexican enemies and contend with pressure from the Russians and her brother-in-law Maurice. The violence escalates as Patience starts to lose control of the empire she's built.

4. Berserker Unbound #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
A merciless sword and sorcery warrior finds himself blasted through a wormhole to a modern-day metropolis where he must protect those around him from an evil wizard determined to send him to hell. From the Eisner Award-winning team of Jeff Lemire, Mike Deodato Jr., and Frank Martin comes this urban warrior fantasy series!

3. Absolute Carnage #1 (of 4) $7.99 Marvel Comics
After turning Venom's world upside down a year ago, DONNY CATES and RYAN STEGMAN are about to put the Sinister Symbiote through hell again, only this time CARNAGE has come calling, and everyone who's ever worn a symbiote is dead in his sights! He's skirted the periphery of the Marvel Universe for months, but Cletus Kasady at last stands poised to make his grand return to New York in a blistering 60-PAGE story… and he wants to paint the town red!

2. House of X #2 (of 6) $4.99 Marvel Comics
Learn the truth about one of the X-Men's closest allies...and then begin the fight for the future of mutantkind! Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (AVENGERS, SECRET WARS, FANTASTIC FOUR) continues reshaping the X-Men's world with Marvel Young Gun artist Pepe Larraz (EXTERMINATION, AVENGERS)!

1. Batman #76 $3.99 DC Comics
'City of Bane' continues! Bane has taken over Gotham City, and Batman is nowhere to be found. At least, not a Batman anyone recognizes. Flashpoint Batman is now patrolling the city, dispensing a violent brand of justice and taking out rogue villains who haven't yet signed on with Bane. It's all building to a rebellion among the bad guys who don't want to play along- and distrust in those who do! Meanwhile, a surprising ally has come to Bruce Wayne's aid, nursing him back to health so that he can get back to his city.