Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown For 06/16/2021

Greetings to this week's countdown!

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown. Each and every week we're suggesting the following comic book titles for you. We hope you enjoy this weeks selection. Be safe and keep on reading comics!

On with the countdown.....

5. Usagi Yojimbo #20 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Yukichi, part one. The introduction of a new recurring character as Usagi encounters a young swordmaster carrying out the dying wish of his master. Yukichi must deliver Itsuki-Sensei's swords to his nephew, Daido, who will take over his school. However, they must pass through the territory of a rival school intent on possessing that heirloom.

4. Supergirl Woman of Tomorrow #1 (of 8) $4.99 DC Comics
Kara Zor-El has seen some epic adventures over the years, but finds her life without meaning or purpose. Here she is, a young woman who saw her planet destroyed and was sent to Earth to protect a baby cousin who ended up not needing her. What was it all for? Wherever she goes, people only see her through the lens of Superman's fame. Just when Supergirl thinks she's had enough, everything changes. An alien girl seeks her out for a vicious mission. 

3. Ultramega by James Harren #4 $7.99 Image Comics
END OF STORY ARC Finally, a new Ultramega is anointed! But with great power comes incredible horror and violence. It's Ultramega vs Kaiju King for the future of humanity! This issue of visionary creator JAMES HARREN's ULTRAMEGA contains 44 pages of story.

2. Star Wars #14 War of the Bounty Hunters $3.99 Marvel Comics
WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS TIE-IN! The REBELS finally have a lead on the location of HAN SOLO! It's time to save the captain of the MILLENNIUM FALCON from his frozen carbonite tomb! A general, a Jedi and a Wookiee will mount a desperate rescue mission... But they have no idea what actually awaits them.

1. Planet-Sized X-Men #1 (Hellfire Gala) $4.99 Marvel Comics
THEY CAME TO SLAY! The HELLFIRE GALA rages on, but bigger things are afoot a world away. Make no mistake - this is an X-Men book drawn by superstar artist Pepe Larraz. It is absolutely the most important issue of the month.