Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 01/22/2020

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown. This week, 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 have these titles in stock!  Thanks for reading and have a great day.

10. Batman Curse of the White Knight #6 (of 8) $4.99 DC Comics
Gotham City's crushing curse is uncovered! Everything Batman thought he knew about the Wayne family secret is turned upside down as Azrael and The Joker usher anarchy into Arkham-and after a final word with Jack, Harley faces an impossible choice! 

9. Vampirella #7 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
'Beach Blanket Bloodfest!' While vacationing in the Caribbean with Benny the Witch, Vampirella enters the surreal world of a Voodoo Vampire King who becomes obsessed with winning her as his bride. Meanwhile, Victory, Vampirella's estranged lover, was left behind in Los Angeles. Now she's impersonating Vampirella for her own amusement, unaware that a newly forged team of Vampirella's enemies closing in for the kill! Featuring guest-artist Giovanni Timpano (Shadow Batman, Port of Earth). 

8. Fantastic Four #18 $3.99 Marvel Comics
'POINT OF ORIGIN' Part 5! We weren't kidding. That big secret that we promised last issue, that really happened. This issue is the fallout. Punches will be thrown. Lives will be changed. And Reed Richards is going to drop some scary science on the planet called Spyre. You know those sci-fi rules about 'prime directives'? The Fantastic Four aren't playing by those rules. Not this time.

7. Ghostbusters Year One #1 (of 4) $3.99 IDW Publishing
In anticipation of the new Ghostbusters feature film coming to theaters Summer 2020, we look back at the Boys in Grey's first year on the job, showcasing never before seen adventures! After defeating Gozer and becoming heroes in the city, county, and state of New York, a publisher has decided to cash in with a biography of the Boys in Grey and sends a writer to interview them all for background. He starts with WINSTON ZEDDEMORE, the first 'buster hired into the supernatural start-up. Winston relates the story of his very first bust, so we can finally know what kind of... ahem, stuff he's seen that'll will turn you white! 

6. Atlantis Attacks #1 (of 5) $3.99 Marvel Comics
WAR WITH THE WATER KINGDOM! The armies of ATLANTIS face ATLAS in a showdown destined to shake allegiances and break hearts! AMADEUS CHO, SILK, WAVE, SHANG-CHI, and all the heroes of the Atlas have bonded with each other after the challenges of WAR OF THE REALMS. But when a terrible secret incurs the wrath of KING NAMOR, who's the true friend -- and who's the true enemy? A titanic tale of love and betrayal, heroes and monsters, gods and underdogs -- plus the shocking return of JIMMY WOO and the original AGENTS OF ATLAS! 

5. Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #47 $3.99 Boom! Studios (Hot Series)
NECESSARY EVIL CONTINUES! After a shocking betrayal, the Omega Rangers are forced to return to earth-and to reveal their identities to the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. But can either team of Power Rangers survive the truth? 

4. Guardians of the Galaxy #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
Once, they were a team of misfits. Now they're a family, and they've earned their peace. But the universe is not a peaceful place -- and it's only getting worse. The Great Empires are in turmoil. The rule of law is dead. And amidst the chaos, the Gods of Olympus have returned -- harbingers of a new age of war, reborn to burn their mark on the stars themselves. Someone has to guard the galaxy - but who will accept the mission? And will they survive it? Al Ewing (IMMORTAL HULK) and Juann Cabal (FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD SPIDER-MAN) bring you in on the ground floor of a whole Marvel Universe of action and suspense! 

3. Firefly #13 $3.99 Boom! Studios
Meet Sheriff Mal Reynolds! After brokering a reluctant peace with the Alliance, Mal is awarded the position of Sheriff of a small outer sector. Never one to play by the rules, Mal sees this as an opportunity to play Robin Hood-but when a serial killer shows up on the frontier, Mal realizes he might be in over his head. 

2. Amazing Spider-Man #38 2099 $3.99 Marvel Comics
J. Jonah Jameson kicks off his new life as a podcast host and his first guest? SPIDER-MAN! JJJ and Spidey have been on pretty good terms for a while now, so it seems fitting that JJJ needs to sabotage it and put the entire city in danger, right? Don't miss 'My Podcast with Jonah'! 

1. Batman #87 $3.99 DC Comics (Hot Title)
The Riddler has been lying low since his humiliating defeat as part of Bane's army- but as costumed assassins start to make their way into Gotham City, Edward Nygma may have the answers he's been looking for. Or at least, the answer to why Deathstroke is trying to kill him! Is it possible that Batman's tussle with Slade Wilson was all just a ruse to get the killer closer to his true target?