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Motro #1 (of 10) (W/A) Ulises Farinas
A reclusive young boy with superhuman strength follows a prophecy from his dead father on a mission to save people, but when he finds the area villagers are less than thrilled by his noble intentions and he faces adversaries both human and magical-mechanical, what will it take to fulfill his destiny? Can his miniature talking motorcycle help?
Unworthy Thor #1 (of 5) (W) Jason Aaron (A) Olivier Coipel
Odinson’s desperate search to regain his worthiness has taken him out into the cosmos, where he’s learned of the existence of a mysterious other Mjolnir. This weapon of unimaginable power, a relic from a dead universe, is the key to Odinson’s redemption – but some of the greatest villains of the Marvel Universe are now anxious to get their hands on it as well. Can The Odinson reclaim his honour, or will the power of thunder be wielded for evil? The quest for the hammer begins here.
Southern Bastards #16 (W) Jason Aaron (A) Jason Latour
Coach Boss holds sway over Craw County for one reason: he wins football games. But after the biggest, ugliest loss of his career, the coach must become more of a criminal than ever before, if he’s gonna keep ahead of his enemies. Enemies like Roberta Tubb, who’s come to town with a machine gun and some serious questions about how her daddy died.
Vampirella: Hollywood Horror (W) Kate Leth (A) Eman Cassalos, Sergio Fernandez Davila
Vampirella takes Hollywood in this new adventure of the classic monster-slaying, thrill-seeking vampire queen! When her stately manor is attacked, the heroine begins to unravel a plot as old as the silver screen, using her public status as a viral video sensation to discover what monsters really lurk in the shadows of the City of Angels. Everyone in Hollywood seems to have their secrets, from the mysterious Slade to her new agent, Juliette Court. As Vampi’s star rises, so do the stakes!
Mother Panic #1 (W) Jody Houser (A) Tommy Lee Edwards
Meet Violet Paige, a celebutante with a bad attitude and a temper to match, who no one suspects of having anything lying beneath the surface of her outrageous exploits. But Violet isn’t just another bored heiress in the upper echelons of Gotham City’s elite. Motivated by her traumatic youth, Violet seeks to exact vengeance on her privileged peers as the terrifying new vigilante known only as Mother Panic.
Violent Love #1 (W) Frank J. Barbiere (A) Victor Santos
Daisy Jane and Rock Bradley were two of the most notorious bank robbers in the American Southwest. And then they fell in love. Pulp-infused criminal romance oozing with style and action!
Invincible Iron Man #1 (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Stefano Caselli
From the violent streets of Chicago, a new armoured hero rises! Clad in her very own Iron Man armour, Riri Williams is ready to show the Marvel Universe what she can do as the self-made hero of tomorrow. But is she ready for all the problems that come with stepping into Iron Man’s jet boots? Where’s a genius billionaire playboy philanthropist when you need one?
Frontier #1 (W/A) Jonathan Hickman
For the first time in eight years, Jonathon Hickman is both writing and drawing a new comic series: FRONTIER. It’s like Star Trek, but super depressing.
Seriously. Not a joke. The final frontier…is a total bummer.
Each issue contains galaxy-expanding bonus content like star maps, breakdowns of alien races, interstellar factions, and detailed spaceship schematics. Frontier is a brand new science fiction story about utopia lost, and how we might just gain it back.
Thanos #1 (W) Jeff Lemire (A) Mike Deodato
Thanos, possibly the most evil individual in the Marvel Universe, is back… and he’s out for vengeance on all who would oppose him. Unfortunately for the Mad Titan, he’s also heading for an unexpected reckoning…with his family. Take an ongoing walk on the dark side of the galaxy, following the deadly trail of destruction left in the wake of… THANOS!
Ether #1 (of 5) (W) Matt Kindt (A) David Rubin
A science-minded adventurer gets mixed up in the mysteries of a fantasy world in this charming new adventure from an award-winning creative team. Boone Dias is an interdimensional explorer, a scientist from Earth who has stumbled into great responsibility. He’s got an explanation for everything, so of course the Ether’s magical residents turn to him to solve their toughest crimes. But maybe keeping the real and the abstract separate is too big a job for just one man.
A.D: After Death Book 1 (of 3) (W) Scott Snyder (A) Jeff Lemire
What if we found a cure for death? Scott Snyder and Jeff Lemire unite to create a three-part epic like no other, set in a future where a genetic cure for death has been found. Years after the discovery, one man starts to question everything, leading him on a mind-bending journey that will bring him face-to-face with his past and his own mortality. A unique combination of comics, prose, and illustration, A.D.: After Death will be serialized monthly as three oversized prestige format books fully painted by Lemire.
ODY-C: Cycle 1 (W) Matt Fraction (A) Christian Ward
ODY-C, modelled after Homer’s Odyssey, is a psychedelic, gender-broke science-fiction epic that tells the story of three legendary warrior-queens returning home after a centuries-long battle.
Told in verse with a visual sensibility that redefines the very possibilities of the comics medium, this gloriously oversized hardcover also has exclusive bonus materials including essays by classicist Dani Colman, teaching aids, and a massive 10-page fold-out previously only available in the sold-out first issue.
IVX #0 (of 6) (W) Charles Soule (A) Kenneth Rocafort
This issue sets the stage for the upcoming Inhumans vs. X-Men mega-event! Learn who the major players will be, plus the seeds of the incredible plan that will unfold in IVX #1. Beast and Iso travel the world to learn a desperate truth, the X-Men assemble their ranks and the Inhumans prepare for the war to come. It all begins with one choice – see it here.
Motor Girl #1 (W/A) Terry Moore
When Samantha’s junkyard is visited by a UFO looking for spare parts, she is only too happy to oblige. But when word gets out she is a reliable source, Sam’s booming alien business catches the attention of an Area 51 investigator determined to shut her down! Don’t miss the premier issue of Terry Moore’s fantastic new series!
Rachel Rising Omnibus (W/A) Terry Moore
Rachel rises from the grave to track down her own murderer in this chilling tale of suspense. With the help of a 10-year old serial killer carrying the remains of Satan’s sword, and a sister who is literally the first woman to ever exist, Rachel uncovers the wicked secrets of small town Manson and its terrible role in earth’s final days. Can Rachel learn from her past in time to save the future? Find out in this collection of the critically acclaimed series from Terry Moore!
Paper Girls Vol. 2 (W) Brian K. Vaughan (A) Matt Wilson, Cliff Chiang
The smash-hit series continues with a bold new direction, as intrepid young newspaper deliverers Erin, Mac, and Tiffany find themselves launched from 1988 to a distant and terrifying future… the year 2016.
Descender Vol. 3 (W) Jeff Lemire (A) Dustin Nguyen
This third collection of the bestselling series dives deep into the secret histories of each cast member with revelations that will propel young robot Tim-21’s sci-fi adventure into dangerous and exciting new territory.
Batman Vol. 9 Bloom (W) Scott Snyder (A) Greg Capullo
As the new Batman, former police commissioner Jim Gordon is in for the fight of his life against the bizarre threat of Mr. Bloom, who controls the underworld in Gotham City! At the same time, an amnesiac Bruce Wayne has discovered the truth of his past as the Dark Knight-and now he must descend into the Batcave and reclaim that painful legacy.
Full list can be found here. Some items not available to the UK.
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