Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown For 06/23/2021


Summer is officially here! Stay cool everyone as it heats up outside. However, nothing beats staying inside with some hot comic book titles. Welcome as Northwest Comics & Games presents the Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown. We hope you enjoy the following books we suggest for you today. Remember to follow any Covid19 rules, be safe and remember to keep on reading comics!

On with the countdown.....

5. Wolverine #13 $3.99 Marvel Comics
HELLFIRE COMPROMISED! Can WOLVERINE and X-FORCE keep the peace or is the gala doomed? 

4. Sonic the Hedgehog 30th Anniversary Special $8.99 IDW Publishing
After 30 years of going fast, it's time for fans to celebrate the speediest hedgehog of all time! It's an unbelievable birthday celebration for Sonic the Hedgehog with his first Classic Sonic special! First, in 'Seasons of Chaos' by longtime Sonic scribe Ian Flynn and artists Aaron Hammerstrom & Reggie Graham, Sonic goes on an adventure from pleasant spring valleys to wintry wonderlands in search of the Chaos Emeralds. But Sonic's not alone, with a little help from his friends Miles 'Tails' Prower, Knuckles the Echidna, Amy Rose, Mighty the Armadillo, and Ray the Flying Squirrel, they'll race, fight, and fly their way to victory against the baddest of baddies!

3. Vinyl #1 (of 6) $3.99 Image Comics
PLASTIC creators DOUG WAGNER and DANIEL HILLYARD return with Eisner Award winner DAVE STEWART for an unsettling tale of psychopaths, sweet love, and a serial killer named Walter. When Walter's best friend, the FBI agent charged with his capture, is kidnapped by a death cult of all-female sunflower farmers, Walter finds himself deep within an underground labyrinth filled with secrets and monsters... but are their monsters more horrific than his?

2. Batman Reptilian #1 (of 6) $4.99 DC Comics
What strikes fear into the hearts of those who terrorize Gotham? It used to be Batman, but something far more frightening than a mere man stalks the shadows and it's after Gotham's villains. How savage must a monster be to haunt the dreams of monsters? Pick up this dark and bone-chilling tale by comics legends Garth Ennis and Liam Sharp to find out!

1. Black Hammer Reborn #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Jeff Lemire! The Eisner Award-winning superhero saga returns in this ongoing series picking up twenty years later with new series artist Caitlin Yarsky. Now, it's twenty years later, and Lucy, and the world, have moved on. Living in the suburbs of Spiral City, Lucy is married and has children. But all is not blissful. Her marriage is falling apart, her job has reached a dead end, and for mysterious reasons, she hasn't picked up the hammer in years.  But, as her domestic life begins to crumble, the secrets of the last twenty years, and the reasons Lucy really gave up being Black Hammer, begin to resurface, threatening her family, and the peace she has tried hard to find for herself. A new chapter in the Eisner Award-winning Black Hammer series!