Technopathy and Empathy: New Highlights

Welcome to the new batch of upcoming release highlights. Please let us now if there is any to pre-order!

Due 14.6.17

forgeDark Days: The Forge #1

Aquaman, The Flash and more of DC’s pantheon of heroes suspect Batman of hiding a dark secret that could threaten the very existence of the multiverse! It’s an epic that will span generations – but how does it connect to the origins of one of DC’s most legendary heroes?
The great comics event of summer 2017 is about to begin courtesy of superstar writers Scott Snyder and James Tynion III and illustrated by a master class of comics artists: Andy Kubert, Jim Lee and John Romita Jr.!

 

defendersDefenders #1 (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) David Marquez

Daredevil! Luke Cage! Jessica Jones! Iron Fist! Individually, these four heroes have been on the front lines of the battle to keep the streets of the city safe and secure! But now, with a deadly enemy from the dim past making a major move to unite the underworld, they will need to become more – they will need to become Defenders!

 

 

planetBitch Planet: Triple Feature #1 (W) Cheryl Lynn Eaton, Andrew Aydin, Conley Lyons (A) Maria Frohlich, Joanna Estep, Valentine DeLandro

Ripped directly from the world of Bitch Planet, a crack team of creators spin three teeth-clenching tales of rage, revolution, and ridicule. Plus: Essays, letter column, and more!

 

 

 

september-mourningSeptember Mourning Vol. 1 (W) Mariah McCourt, Emily Lazar (A) Sumeyye Kesgin

September Mourning has no past that she can remember, only a strange and shadowy present filled with the voices of the dead. Turned into a unique hybrid by the former Reaper of the lonely, injured, and abused, September Mourning is the only human/reaper to exist. Tasked with reaping the souls of the ‘worthless’ by her mysterious tattoo, September hides and protects them until she can help them realize the last thing they had left undone in life. Whether its aiding souls to expose abusers, find lost loves, or settle old debts, in each case September is guided by voice of the Skullfly, which only she can hear.

 

slamSlam! Vol. 1 (W) Pamela Ribon (A) Veronica Fish

Bestselling novelist, screenwriter, and retired Los Angeles Derby Doll Pamela Ribon joins artist Veronica Fish for a tale of friendship, heartbreak, and truly epic jams. In roller derby you take your hits, get back up, and learn how to be a better jammer, a better blocker, and a better friend-if the competition doesn’t tear you apart!

 

 

 


Due 21.6.17

crosswindsCrosswind #1 (W) Gail Simone (A) Cat Staggs

A slick and ruthless Chicago hitman. A smart but downtrodden Seattle housewife.
When an inexplicable event strikes these two random strangers, their bodies, souls, and lives are switched to potentially deadly effect. It’s Freaky Friday meets Goodfellas!

 

 

spideySpectacular Spider-Man #1 (W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Adam Kubert

A companion series to the best-selling Amazing Spider-Man series, Peter Parker is going back-to-basics for big heroics in the Big Apple. Featuring adversaries old and new, be there as Spider-Man returns to his friendly neighborhood for his never ending battle against crime and the dreaded ‘Parker Luck’.

 

 

descenderDescender Vol. 4 (W) Jeff Lemire (A) Dustin Nguyen

Tim-21, Telsa, and Quon finally escape the Machine Moon and head out on a quest to find the ancient robot who may hold the key to the Harvesters. Meanwhile Andy and his ragtag team close in on Tim, but their fragile alliance is shattered by Driller’s revelations.

 

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Monstress Vol. 2 (W) Marjorie M. Liu (A) Sana Takeda

Maika, Kippa, and Ren journey to Thyria in search of answers to her past… and discover a terrible new threat.

 

 


Due 28.6.17

secret-weaponsSecret Weapons #1 (W) Eric Heisserer (A) Raul Allen

The government has dispatched Amanda McKee – the technopath codenamed Livewire – to investigate the ruins of a secret facility formerly run by Toyo Harada, the most powerful telepath on Earth and her former mentor. In his quest for world betterment at any cost, Harada sought out and activated many potential psiots like himself. Those who survived, but whose powers he deemed to have no value to his cause, were hidden away at this installation. But Livewire, having studied Harada’s greatest strengths and learned his deepest weaknesses, senses opportunity where he once saw failure. A young girl who can talk to birds, a boy who can make inanimate objects gently glow… to others, these are expensive failures. But, to Livewire, they are secret weapons in need of a leader. Now, as a mechanized killer called Rexo seeks to draw them out, Livewire and her new team of cadets will be forced to put their powers into action, in ways they never could have imagined…

loose-endsLoose Ends (W) Jason Latour (A) Chris Brunner, Rico Renzi

No one seemed to notice Sonny Gibson as he stepped back into ‘The Hideaway’, a dusty little honky-tonk nestled off the Carolina highway. But before the night was over, Sonny would be on the run-from the law, from criminals, and even from himself. Loose Ends is a gritty, slow-cooked, Southern crime romance that follows a winding trail down Tobacco Road, through the war-torn streets of Baghdad, and into the bright lights and bloody gutters of South Florida.

 

east-of-westEast of West Vol. 7 (W) Jonathan Hickman (A) Nick Dragotta

The final year of the apocalypse begins! Armies rage! Nations at War! A family fights to be reunited.

 

 


Due 5.7.17

tokyo-ghstTokyo Ghost Deluxe Hardcover (W) Rick Remender (A) Sean Murphy

The Isles of Los Angeles 2089: Humanity is addicted to technology. Getting a virtual buzz is the only thing left to live for, and gangsters run it all. And who do these gangsters turn to when they need their rule enforced? Constables Led Dent and Debbie Decay are about to be given a job that will force them out of the familiar squalor of LA and into the last tech-less country on Earth: The Garden Nation of Tokyo.
Presenting the full run of the smash hit Tokyo Ghost in this oversized hardcover, packed with extra content, variants, designs, sketches, and bonus materials!

 

empressEmpress (W) Mark Millar (A) Stuart Immonen

Imagine you’re married to the worst bad guy from your favourite sci-fi movie. An alien dictator feared throughout the universe, who will kill you if you leave – but you need to escape for the sake of your three children. That’s the life of Queen Emporia. All she has is her wits, her bodyguard and three guns to get her kids across the galaxy – and her husband Morax’s forces are in hot pursuit. Easy, right? Their desperate race for their lives will take them through interplanetary war zones, across dead worlds and into the path of monstrous beasts! Danger piles upon danger when slavers circle and a tribal priestess thirsts for a blood sacrifice! All the while, Morax executes anyone and everyone in his way.


Due 12.7.17

shadeShade The Changing Girl Vol. 1 (W) Cecil Castellucci, Asher Powell (A) Marley Zarcone, Gilbert Hernandez, Mirka Andolfo

On the planet Meta, young Loma steals the madness coat that once belonged to Rac Shade and makes a break across galaxies to take up residence in a new body: Earth girl Megan Boyer. Only now Loma learns that Megan was a bully whom everyone hated, and Loma has to survive high school with the ever-growing and uncontrollable madness at her side-not to mention there are people back on her homeworld who might just want Shade’s coat back.

 

midnighterMidnighter: The Complete Wildstorm Series

From his hometown to the Middle East to the Carrier in outer space, Midnighter must protect the ones he loves while battling for his and their lives. When a firm of professional fascist superheroes overrun Midnighter’s hometown, he battles himself in the guise of Assassin8 and steals his genetic code in the hopes of destroying the Authority, pitting friend versus friend and Midnighter versus Apollo!

 

 

Full list can be found here

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