Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Weekly Top 5 Comic Book Countdown For 06/30/2021

Greetings, let's jump right into the countdown is this week!

5. Barbaric #1 $3.99 Vault Comics
Owen the Barbarian has been cursed to do good with what remains of his life. His bloodthirsty weapon, Axe, has become his moral compass with a drinking problem. Together they wander the realm, foredoomed to help any who seek assistance. But there is one thing Owen hates more than a life with rules: Witches. Welcome to the skull-cracking, blood-splattering, mayhem-loving comic brave enough to ask: How can a man sworn to do good do so much violence? Hah! F***ing with you. It's just BARBARIC.

4. Street Fighter 2021 Scifi Fantasy Special #1 $4.99 UDON Entertainment
The World Warriors explore fantastic and cosmic new settings in the Street Fighter 2021 Sci-Fi & Fantasy Special! See Chun-li, Cammy, Juri, Guile, Ken and friends cross into the worlds of cyberpunk, swords & sorcery, horror, mecha, outer space, and more in this pin-up collection by the artists of UDON.

3. Star Wars High Republic #6 $3.99 Marvel Comics
The Galaxy Unites Against the Drengir. A frontier in crisis. The Jedi of Starlight Beacon have joined forces with a feared enemy to face the terror of the unstoppable Drengir Horde. While Avar Kriss and her new allies fight nightmarish creatures on the lava world of Daivak, can Keeve Trennis save her former master from complete absorption? And, who or what is the Great Progenitor?

2. Spawn #319 $2.99 Image Comics
This is where it all starts, folks! This month in the pages of SPAWN #319 we plant the 'seed' that will grow into the new SPAWN'S UNIVERSE: #1 (also available this month)! Yes, the publishing world of SPAWN is officially expanding! And this is the jumping-on point for new readers! New threats, new allies, and more importantly new titles!

1. Power Rangers Unlimited Edge Darkness #1 $7.99 Boom! Studios
Answering Zordon's call, the Phantom Ranger investigates the aftermath of an Empyreal attack. Only to discover their connection to an ancient evil he encountered long ago… which may have finally returned to threaten the entire universe. Rising star Frank Gogol (Dead End Kids) and artist Simone Ragazzoni (Power Rangers: Drakkon New Dawn) present the first full appearance of the Phantom Ranger in a story that will ripple through the Power Rangers franchise.