Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown For 01/20/2021

Greetings Comic Book Fans!

Holy smokes we have so many awesome titles out this week! We had to do our FIRST Top 10 of 2021! OMG, this is great! First off, huge shout out to all the publishers and a huge thank you! Also welcome comic book fans to Northwest Comics & Games Comic Book Countdown! Each and every week on our website we're suggesting the following titles for your reading entertainment. Your welcome to email us, tell us your thoughts.

Let's get the ball rolling.....

10. GI Joe a Real American Hero #278 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'Untold Tales' Part 3! Things get frantically frigid for the Joes when Snow Job, Blizzard, Iceberg, Cover Girl, Frostbite, and Lowlight embark on a desperate mission into Frusenland-as told by Living Legend Larry Hama! Featuring cool-as-ice artwork by superstar artist Dan Schoening (Ghostbusters, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Transformers)!

9. Power Rangers #3 $3.99 Boom! Studios
Two New Series. Two New Teams. The UNLIMITED POWER ERA continues as Drakkon is the key to the Power Rangers' new mission. But to defeat the new cosmic threat, the new Power Rangers team - Jason, Trini, Zack and new members - has put their faith in their greatest enemy. And the only way they may be able to save the universe is by giving Drakkon exactly what he wants...


8. Avengers #41 $3.99 Marvel Comics
THE BATTLE TO DECIDE THE ALL-NEW PHOENIX CONTINUES! Who will wield the power of the PHOENIX FORCE? A globe-spanning tournament is underway, under the direction of the firebird itself, pitting some of Marvel's greatest heroes against their fiercest enemies and also against each other, giving each of them a taste of the awesome cosmic might that's at stake. All will be transformed. Not all will survive.

7. Cutting Edge Devils Mirror #1 (of 2) $3.99 Titan Comics
Tomb Raider meets The Hunger Games in a brand-new series by renowned fantasy author Francesco Dimitri and award-winning Italian artist Mario Alberti. Brought together by a clandestine corporation, the world's greatest scientists, artists and entrepreneurs must unite to solve a mystery of epic proportions! The Dodecathlon continues, but time is running out! The team's last hope is a lost artifact known only as the Devil's Mirror!

6. Sweet Downfall #1 $3.99 Scout Comics
Jonny is an old-model crash test dummy who's been repurposed as a hitman for the Don Vito Coriaci of sprawling ocean bound city-state Santa Clara City. Jonny loyal and follows orders to the T, until his latest mission - when he's tasked with bringing in a mermaid, a delicacy with healing properties When Johnny falls in love with the mermaid and decides to save her, the chase is on through crumbling skyscrapers and colossal cyber-angel statues - in a hailstorm of lead, breathtaking pursuits, and Mexican standoffs. Enjoy the first issue of this NON-STOP! followed by the entire story collected soon after in one volume.

5. King in Black #3 (of 5) $4.99 Marvel Comics
After last issue's shocking finale, the heroes of the Marvel Universe are reeling. Outgunned and outmanned, but never outdone, they unite and face KNULL, God of the Abyss, as he ensnares the planet in the darkness of his reign! Superstars DONNY CATES and RYAN STEGMAN continue to raise the game - and the stakes for the Marvel Universe in this Earth-shattering epic!

4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #113 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Karai searches for two new powerful mutants who could tip the balance of power in New York City. Meanwhile a familiar character from the future arrives with a most unusual quest! All of this AND the return of Bebop & Rocksteady? Don't miss the start of an exciting new story arc as Sophie Campbell returns to interior art!

3. Dceased Dead Planet #7 (of 7) $4.99 DC Comics
The Justice League fights an army of Amazos for Earth, while John Constantine goes head-to-head with Trigon! The Justice League fight for Earth and the lives of the...infected?! The final chapter of the best-selling series will be talked about for years to come!

2. Crimson Flower #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
From New York Times bestselling Mind MGMT creator Matt Kindt and Matt Lesniewski (The Freak) comes a brand-new, mind-altering journey through Russian folk tales, trained assassins, and government conspiracies. After losing her family in a violent home invasion, a woman uses folk tales to cope. In a blood-soaked journey toward revenge, she tracks down the man responsible for her family's deaths, only to discover a startling government plot--to weaponize folk tales and use them to raise children into super assassins.

1. Future State the Next Batman #2 (of 4) $7.99 DC Comics
In this second Future State: Batman chapter, wearing a mask in Gotham City is now a crime and when i's compounded with murder, it can be a shoot-on-sight offense! Batman is on the trail of a murderous couple but quickly finds that all is not as it seems...and finds himself in the firing line of the Magistrate and their Peacekeepers! The gritty, street-level adventures of the new Dark Knight continue! Also in this issue, Batgirls Cassandra Cain and Stephanie Brown find themselves in a prison where the Magistrate throws heroes and villains alike!