Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown 11/04/2020

Greetings Everyone! 

November is here and we have new comics out today! Welcome everyone as Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown this week. Please remember to follow the social distance guidelines of your local comic book store and please be safe. We hope you find something you'll enjoy reading this week!

5. Grimm Fairy Tales Holiday Pinup Special $5.99 Zenescope Entertainment
For the first time ever, and just in time for the holidays, comes the Grimm Fairy Tales 2020 Holiday Special! Get ready to check out all of your favorite Grimm Universe heroines and villainesses, both naughty and nice, representing all of that yuletide cheer! Some of the industry's top artists contribute gorgeous pin-ups of the Grimm Universes' most popular female characters in this stunning collection. Also includes a never before published Grimm Universe short story!

4. X-Men #14 XOS $3.99 Marvel Comics
The Lovers. A Garden. A chasm of secrets. 

3. Crossover #1 $3.99 Image Comics
The creative powerhouses behind the bestselling, critically acclaimed GOD COUNTRY, Thanos Wins, and REDNECK returns for the biggest launch of the year. Imagine everything you thought was fantasy...was real. And now join us, in a world where reality is dead and anything is possible...

2. Batman the Adventures Continue #6 (of 7) $3.99 DC Comics
Batman's clash with Jason Todd continues as he hunts for information on his former Boy Wonder. Meanwhile, Alfred recounts Jason's rampage against the criminal underbelly of Gotham City and what led him to a confrontation with the Clown Prince of Crime, The Joker!

1. Stranger Things and Dungeons & Dragons #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Epic Adventures, Lifelong Friendships! Follow the crew from Hawkins, Indiana, as they discover the legendary monsters and epic adventures of the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop role-playing game together. Long before the dreaded Demogorgon took one of them to the Upside Down, watch Mike, Lucas, and Will bond with Dustin for the first time over the game that would define their childhood. See the party come together as a team through communal stories and perilous quests to learn important lessons about friendship and find the courage to stand up to the bullies that challenge their everyday. D&D and Stranger Things together in comics! Comics/gaming powerhouse writers join forces!

Bonus: Origins #1 (of 6) $3.99 Boom! Studios
A thousand years after humans are killed off by artificial intelligence, one man is brought back to life - David Adams, who created the technology that destroyed his people. Now with the help of the android Chloe who revived him, David will try to restore humanity - and stop the AI overlords he created. David embarks on the greatest battle of his life, seeking redemption while also discovering if humanity can - or should - have any kind of future. A new sci-fi epic for fans of Little Bird and Descender from acclaimed writer Clay McLeod Chapman (Absolute Carnage: Separation Anxiety) and illustrator Jakub Rebelka (Judas), based on a concept by Arash Amel (A Private War), Joseph Oxford (Me + Her), and Lee Toland Krieger (The Age of Adaline).

Bonus: Star Wars Adv Shadow of Vaders Castle $7.99 IDW Publishing
The Empire has fallen, and the Mustafarians celebrate. But they know they will never be safe as long as they live in the shadow of Vader's Castle. Two young boys decide they're going to destroy the castle themselves. But a wizened old Mustafarian tries to put them off by telling them tales to teach them the lessons they might otherwise have to learn the hard way.