Snotgirls and Chinese Supermen: New Highlights

DC REBIRTH

DUE 6.7.16

Justice League Rebirth #1 (W) Bryan Hitch (A) Tony S. Daniel

Spinning out of the events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1, a new day dawns for Earth’s greatest heroes as they welcome three new members to the team, including…Superman? Who is this strange visitor from a dead world-and can he be trusted? Batman and Wonder Woman aren’t so sure.

DUE 13.7.16

Hal Jordan and the Green Lanterns Corps Rebirth #1 (W) Robert Venditti (A) Ethan Van Sciver

Superstar artist Ethan Van Sciver returns to the world of Green Lantern! In the absence of the Green Lantern Corps, Sinestro and his fear-inducing Yellow Lantern Corps patrol the universe as its sole protectors-but deep in space, a green light still burns. Harnessing the remainder of his will, Hal Jordan must become a one-man GL Corps to defeat his greatest foe and restore freedom to the cosmos.

DUE 13.7.16

New Super Man #1 (W) Gene Luen Yang (A) Viktor Bogdanovic

An impulsive act of heroism thrusts an arrogant young man into the limelight of Shanghai as China begins to form its own Justice League of powerful heroes. Rising from the ashes of The Final Days of Superman, award-winning writer Gene Luen Yang and on-the-rise art star Victor Bogdanovic introduce readers to Kong Kenan-the New Super-Man! When the world needed a new hero, China made him!

Nightwing Rebirth #1 (W) Tim Seeley (A) Yanick Paquette

He’s been Robin, Batman, a spy, a ghost. Now, Dick Grayson returns to Gotham City to reclaim the life that was taken from him. But when a new evil threatens those he loves most, Nightwing faces being torn away from home once again in order to destroy the dark force once and for all. Powerhouse artist Yanick Paquette (BATMAN, SWAMP THING) joins series writer Tim Seeley (GRAYSON, BATMAN & ROBIN ETERNAL) to return Nightwing to the DC superhero stage!

DUE 20.7.16                       

Justice League #1 (W) Bryan Hitch (A) Tony S. Daniel

The oceans rise. The earth quakes. And an ancient power rises to reclaim not just the world, but the universe itself-and not even the combined might of the Justice League can stop it.

Batgirl and the Birds of Prey Rebirth #1 (W) Shawna Benson, Julie Benson (A) Claire Roe

Batgirl and Black Canary are together again, working a case that strikes right at the heart of their partnership! Someone’s uncovered the greatest secret Barbara Gordon ever kept: her time as Oracle, the most powerful hacker on the planet. And not only do they know her secret, they’re using her name to sell dangerous information to criminals! Now one of those deals has brought some major heat to Gotham City…Helena Bertinelli is out of Spyral, wearing the hood of the Huntress, and making mafia blood run in the streets! Everything you thought was hidden will be revealed if the Oracle has their way…

Hellblazer Rebirth #1 (W) Simon Oliver (A) Moritat

John Constantine’s lost weekend in New York City was fun, but London’s where his heart is-only a pissed-off demon and a curse on his soul stand in his way. Even Constantine’s questionable ethics are pushed to the limit when he puts eight million souls on the line to get what he wants…

DUE 27.7.16                                                                       

Nightwing #1 (W) Tim Seeley (A) Javi Fernandez

Batman taught Nightwing everything he knows-but what if everything he taught him is wrong? When Dick is stuck with a new mentor who challenges everything Batman taught him, Nightwing has to shatter his concept of justice in order to fight for what he knows is right.

Red Hood and the Outlaws Rebirth #1 (W) Scott Lobdell (A) Dexter Soy

When a shocking encounter with Batman solidifies the Red Hood’s status as a villain, Jason Todd goes deep undercover to take down Gotham City’s criminal underworld from the inside. Along the way, Jason meets two unlikely allies: a disgraced Amazon warrior named Artemis and a half-baked Superman clone called Bizarro-and the DCU’s “Dark Trinity” is born!

Titans #1 (W) Dan Abnett (A) Brett Booth

After an old ally returns to the team, the Titans set their sights on a dangerous enemy with the power to change reality itself! But the Titans have never faced a threat this massive before, and with so much on the line, will they be able to stand united as a team? Or will their past mistakes be their undoing?

Batgirl #1 (W) Hope Larson (A) Rafael Albuquerque

The Batgirl you know and love is going global with Eisner Award-winning and New York Times best-selling writer Hope Larson (A Wrinkle in Time, Goldie Vance) and all-star artist Rafael Albuquerque (AMERICAN VAMPIRE). In order to up her game, Babs travels to Japan on a quest to train with the most elite modern combat masters of the East. But when a chance meeting with an old friend puts a target on her back, Batgirl may need to use her new skills to solve a deadly mystery.

Hal Jordan and the Green Lanterns Corps #1 (W) Robert Venditti (A) Rafael Sandova

With no backup and only his ring and battery to keep him alive, Hal Jordan streaks toward battle with the Sinestro Corps, while his greatest foe prepares to wipe the last Green Lantern of them all out of existence!

Highlights of the rest of the publishers:

DUE 15.6.16

Spawn Compendium Vol. 1

spawnTodd McFarlane unleashed his signature creation, Spawn, in 1992. In doing so, he created the most successful independent comic book in history. Collected for the first time in black and white format, McFarlane’s hyper-detailed artwork comes to life like never before. Relive all the excitement of everyone’s favourite anti-hero with this new collection. Collects Spawn #1-49

 

 

 


DUE 20.7.16                                                       

Snotgirl #1

snotgirlWho is Lottie Peron? Is she a gorgeous, fun-loving social media star with a perfect life or a gross, allergy-ridden mess? Enter a world of snot, blood, and tears in this new ongoing series from New York Times Best Seller Bryan Lee O’Malley (Scott Pilgrim) and dazzling newcomer Leslie Hung!

 

 

 


DUE 27.7.16                                                                                                       

X-23: The Complete Collection Vol. 1      

x23The origin of X-23! Cloned from Wolverine’s cells and raised to be the perfect killer, young Laura Kinney never knew a life free from the harsh masters at the Facility. But now she’s broken loose at last and must forge her own path in the world! Free of her chains and determined to live, Laura will write the next chapter of her story herself. But can X-23 escape her training and her instincts, or will the gallons of blood spilled in her violent past drag her down? And can she truly begin a new life until she faces the man whose shadow has loomed over her for years? Enter: The Wolverine! Collecting X-23 (2005) #1-6, X-23: TARGET X #1-6, CAPTAIN UNIVERSE/X-23, X-23 (2010) ONE-SHOT and #1-3, and material from X-MEN: TO SERVE AND PROTECT #2

 


DUE 10.8.16                       

Starve Vol. 2

starveOnce the world’s most famous chef, Gavin Cruikshank’s been in a self-imposed exile for years. In his absence his foodie television program has evolved into Starve, a morally bankrupt competition that thrills the wealthy with rare and often illegal cuisine. Gavin’s crusade to end this outrage has stalled out as he finds himself seduced by the toxic mix of success, money, and adoration. Collects Starve #6-10 written by Brian Wood and illustrated by Danijel Zezelj.

 

 

 

Spider-Man/Deadpool Vol. 1: Isn’t it Bromantic

spiderdeadNow THIS is what you call a dynamic duo! When the Webbed Wonder and the Merc with a Mouth find themselves in a tight spot, hijinks and hilarity ensue! Spidey isn’t looking for new friends in his neighbourhood, but Deadpool’s going all out in the name of bromance. Will this turn out to be a buddy book, or will the identity of Deadpool’s next target – he’s just a guy named Peter Parker – ruin everything?! With another Spider-Man (Miles Morales) and a few more Mercs (for Money) along for the ride, this is the ultimate Marvel Team-Up. But when our two stars go on a double date, who calls dibs on Thor? Plus: Mysteries deepen at Parker Industries, and Wade Wilson goes Hollywood! But will Spidey steal the show on the set of Deadpool: The Movie? Collecting Spider-Man/Deadpool #1-6 written by Joe Kelly and Scott Aukerman, and illustrated by Ed McGuinness.


DUE 17.8.16

Lucifer Vol. 1: Cold Heaven

luciferIn these tales from issues #1-6 of the new hit series, God is dead-and Gabriel has accused Lucifer of His murder. Lucifer had motive and opportunity, but claims he can prove his innocence. If Gabriel finds the killer and takes the culprit into custody, his sins will be forgotten, and he’ll be welcomed back to Silver City. Their investigation will span Heaven, Hell, Earth and beyond in this antagonistic buddy-cop noir with an angelic flair. Written by Holly Black and illustrated by Lee Garbett.

 

 

Cry Havoc Vol. 1: Mything In Action

cryhavocMeet Lou: a street musician savaged by a supernatural terror; meet Lou: crossing war-torn Afghanistan with a unit of shapeshifting soldiers; meet Lou: a monstress held captive by the rogue beast she was sent to kill. Cry Havoc interweaves three stages of a remarkable life into a critically-exalted saga of military, myth, and mania. Collects Cry Havooc #1-6 written by Simon Spurrier.

 

 

Low Vol. 3: Shore of the Dying Light

lowStel Caine rises from the depths to the surface of the Earth, the first human in millennia to walk on the sun-blasted wasteland. Her daughters aren’t far behind, and not everyone shares Stel’s hopeful outlook for the future. Will this family reunion reveal the key to mankind’s salvation… or snuff out the light forever? Collects Low #11-15 written by Rick Remender and illustrated by Greg Tocchini.

 

 

 


DUE 24.8.16  

Batgirl Vol. 3: Mindfields    

batgirlBatgirl’s about to lose the greatest weapon in her arsenal… because her mind is failing her! Are her ragtag group of allies ready to pick up the slack? And while Batgirl is down, it’s Black Canary to the rescue to discover the identity of a malevolent mastermind menacing Burnside! Don’t miss these stories from Batgirl #46-52!

 

 

 

The Omega Men: The End Is Here

omega menThe Omega Men are back in an all-new series! They’ve murdered White Lantern Kyle Rayner, and now the universe wants them to pay! Who are these intergalactic criminals-and is there more to their actions than meets the eye? The entire, acclaimed 12-issue series written by Tom King is collected here!

 

 

Mirror: The Mountain

mirrorEmma Rios and Hwei Lim present a story about the mage-scientists of The Synchronia and the sentient animals of Irzah colony.

 

 

 

 

 


DUE 31.8.16                                                                                       

Bitch Planet Vol. 2: President Bitch

bitchplanetA few years down the road in the wrong direction, a woman’s failure to comply with her patriarchal overlords results in exile to the meanest penal planet in the galaxy. But what happened on Earth that this new world order came to pass in the first place? Return to the grim corridors of Auxiliary Compliance Outpost #2, to uncover the first clues to the history of the world as we know it… and meet President Bitch. Collects Bitch Planet #6-10

 

 

 

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And here’s an interesting little video about the use of colour in X-Men costumes