Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 08/16/2017

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 08/16/2017 as we do each and every week. We're suggesting the following comic book titles for you to checkout and add to your already collection. Please remember if you see any titles below be sure to contact your local comic book shop to see if they have the comics your looking for. Have a great day everyone!


Now on with the Countdown!!!!!!!


10. Nightwing #27 $2.99 DC Comics
'SPYRAL' part two! Nightwing and Huntress have been ambushed by Spyral, and their old friend Tiger is leading the charge! Will the duo find out what corrupted their former agency-or are they about to be disavowed and burned?

9. Sheena #0 $.25 Dynamite Entertainment
In this riveting relaunch, the guardian of the jungle, SHEENA, pursues a mysterious invader that has come to spy on the Amazon's most ancient secrets... Following the path of the trespasser, she encounters a forbidden ruin in which even more deadly dangers lie in wait -- and begins an adventure that will take her beyond her wildest imaginings!

8. Genius Cartel #1 $3.99 Image Comics
Seventeen-year-old Destiny Ajaye took on the LAPD in her South Central Siege and paid for it-not with her life, but with her freedom. Now, Destiny is sequestered in the Madrasa Institute, a government school for prodigies. But will she use her gifts to wage war at the military's behest-or is she already planning another revolution?

7. Rom #12 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'Long Roads to Ruin,' part 2. Rom and the other two Knights face off against a dire new threat; and Guy Dorian & Sal Buscema illustrate a dark tale of the Solstar Order!

6. Hercules Wrath of the Heavens #1 $5.99 Titan Comics
AS WAR RAGES ACROSS THE GALACTIC FRONTIE R, ONE HALF-HUMAN, HALF-GOD SUPER-SOLDIER FACES HIS GREATEST ENEMY - HIS OWN DEMONS - IN A BID FOR TRUTH AND REDEMPTION! TITAN COMICS PRESENTS THIS STUNNINGLY ILLUSTRATED, SCIENCE FICTION RETELLING OF THE LEGEND OF HERCULES BY MULTI AWARD-WINNING WRITER, JEAN-DAVID MORVAN (WOLVERINE: SAUDADE)! WITH ORIGINAL COVER ART BY COMICS LEGENDS WALTER SIMONSON AND LAURA MARTIN!

5. Astonishing X-Men #2 $3.99 Marvel Comics
ENTER: THE ASTRAL PLANE! In the next chapter of this action-packed X-Men epic, PSYLOCKE, ROGUE, OLD MAN LOGAN and the rest of their impromptu team travel to the astral plane in pursuit of the dastardly SHADOW KING. But on the astral plane, not everything is as it seems, and reality is only as reliable as what you think it is? Will the X-Men be able to contain the chaos from spilling out into the world?

4. Spider-men II #2 $3.99 Marvel Comics
The mystery of the OTHER Miles Morales thickens, but our Spider-Men may need to hit pause on the sleuthing because? ...TASKMASTER IS GOING TO TAKE THEM DOWN! Don't miss this Spider-Event!

3. Super Sons #7 $3.99 DC Comics
'PLANET OF THE CAPES' part two! Monster maker Kraklow puts Superboy to the test during his first team-up with Damian Wayne's Teen Titans. As wave after wave of Kraklow's wicked creations try to overwhelm the Teen Titans, can Superboy turn the tide in this onslaught of enemies?

2. Batman #29 $2.99 DC Comics
'THE WAR OF JOKES AND RIDDLES' part five! Batman has done his best to keep the peace, but with neither faction backing down, he may have to choose the lesser of two evils if he wants the violence to end. Will Batman embrace the murderous anarchy of The Joker or the bloody fascism of the Riddler? If he wants to win, he'll have to choose a side-and either way, he loses.

1. Dark Nights Metal #1 $4.99 DC Comics
The superstar BATMAN team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo reunite for a massive, universe-spanning event! DARK NIGHTS: THE FORGE and THE CASTING hinted at dark corners of reality that have never been seen till now! Now, as DARK DAYS: METAL begins, the Dark Multiverse is revealed in all its devastating danger-and the threats it contains are coming for the DC Universe! DARK DAYS: METAL is a DC event unlike any other-one that will push Batman, Superman and heroes of the Justice League beyond their limits to take on threats unlike any our world has ever seen! It will take the combined might of the World's Greatest Heroes as you've never seen them before to face what's coming their way!

Comic Book TPB Spotlight


Sexcastle TPB $15.99 Image Comics
A NEW 6X9 EDITION OF THE EISNER-NOMINATED SEXCASTLE! Shane Sexcastle, formerly the World's Greatest Assassin, has paid his debt to society for killing the vice president. Leaving his violent past (also: prison) behind, he's decided to settle down and sell flowers in a small, quiet town-but that doesn't mean he'll tolerate the fools who think they run this town. An homage to to the likes of Die Hard, Road House, and '80s-era WWF wrestling, SEXCASTLE may just be the single greatest '80s action movie never made. 'Come for the action, stay for the laughs and the surprisingly poignant character work.'-The Onion's A.V. Club    

Comic Book Spotlight!


Doctor Who 10th Year Three #8 $3.99 Titan Comics
MORE SHOCKING REVELATIONS FOR THE TENTH DOCTOR, AS PLAYED BY DAVID TENANT, AS THE TRUE EXTENT OF GABBY'S POWERS STARTS TO BECOME CLEAR... AND CINDY'S RESPONSE CHANGES EVERYTHING!

Pick of The Week!


Generations Wolverine & All-new Wolverine #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
THE TEAM-UP YOU'VE ALL BEEN ASKING FOR! The death of WOLVERINE shook the Marvel Universe? And the ascension of the ALL-NEW WOLVERINE reimagined what a healing factor and some Adamantium claws can do! But the amazing combination of LOGAN and LAURA is the duo you've been waiting for! Tom Taylor, the mind behind ALL-NEW WOLVERINE, brings you Generations? A double-Wolverine team-up for the ages!

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Comic Book Pass Look! for 08/09/2017


Before new comics arrive tomorrow, let's take one last look at what came out last week, this is for 08/09/2017! Enjoy!

Action Comics #985 $2.99 DC Comics
'EVE OF DESTRUCTION' part one! Superman finds himself side by side with Lex Luthor once more, but is his former foe truly committed to being a hero, or is it just a ruse to gain the Man of Steel's trust? As world events point to something dark on the horizon, the mysterious Mr. Oz makes his final move against the Man of Tomorrow.

First Strike #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Hasbro comic book event! As Earth joins the intergalactic community, a massive explosion threatens the peace! A new COBRA-led by the worst villains to ever tangle with G.I. Joe, M.A.S.K., and the Transformers-is invading Cybertron and only Scarlett, Optimus Prime, G.I. Joe and the Autobots can save two worlds!' Bullet points: * The Hasbro comic book event of 2017 is here! * A perfect jumping on point for readers new and old! * An all-new explosive chapter in the Hasbro comic book line! Literally! There are explosions!

Youngblood #4 $3.99 Image Comics
'REBORN,' Part Four Danger. Most people run from it. Shaft rides a motorcycle straight at it. When the world's most extreme bowman goes rogue, it's up to the new Youngblood to stop him before he ruins everything. Or worse, gets them all killed.

Secret Empire #8 $3.99 Marvel Comics
UNITED WE STAND - against the SECRET EMPIRE!

WWE Summer Slam 2017 #1 $7.99 Boom! Studios
Get ready for another round of slobberknocker short stories set throughout WWE history, tying into the fan-favorite annual pay-per-view event Summer Slam!

Comic Book Image of The Day!


Batman & Batgirl

Comic Book Fast Look! for 08/23/2017 (2 Weeks Out)

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

We're taking a sneak peek at what's out soon to comic book stores, this is Comic Book Fast Look! for 08/23/2017 (2 Weeks Out) Enjoy!

Aliens Dead Orbit #4 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
With one last gambit aboard the space station, Wascylewski finds himself ambushed by two more deadly xenomorphs that will stop at nothing until he's dead. The conclusion to Orc Stain creator James Stokoe's thrilling and claustrophobic Aliens story!

Donald & Mickey #1 $5.99 IDW Publishing
Quackaroonie! In 'Hot Sauce,' Chef Donald gets a spicy shakedown from Duckburg's most wanted... Then it's Mickey Mouse vs. 'The Big Fat Flat Blot Plot' in a brand-new chiller by Andrea 'Casty' Castellan! Bullet points: * It's a brand-new prestige-format Disney quarterly-with more of the fan favorite creators you want! * Andrea 'Casty' Castellan brings back the Phantom Blot for a pulse-pounding new adventure!

Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-man #3 $3.99 Marvel Comics
Spider-Man and the Human Torch are following a trail of terrifying tech, and the trail takes them to? WILSON FISK?! The former Kingpin of Crime is still quite a force to be reckoned with?but what is HIS connection to all this?

War Mother #1 $3.99 Valiant Entertainment
BECAUSE YOU DEMANDED IT - WAR MOTHER RETURNS IN A RIVETING NEW SERIES! Out of the pages of 4001 A.D., the breakout hero of 41st century charges onward in an high-powered tale of tomorrow from New York Times best-selling writer Fred Van Lente (ARCHER & ARMSTRONG) and high-octane artist Stephen Segovia (NINJAK, Action Comics)!

Batgirl #14 $3.99 DC Comics
'SUMMER OF LIES' part one! Batgirl and Nightwing's feelings for each other have always run deep...but is their bond built on more than Bat Family loyalty and a long-ago childhood crush? When an old villain comes back into Babs' life, she and Dick will have to reopen painful wounds and remember a time they'd hoped would remain forgotten. This is an event no Batgirl or Nightwing fan will want to miss!

DVD Tuesday - New DVD Releases August 15th, 2017


Alien: Covenant (2017)
Language: English
Genre: Adventure/Sci-Fi
MPAA rating: R
Director: Ridley Scott
Actors: Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace, Katherine Waterston
Plot: The colony ship Covenant is on a mission to a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy. Landing on what they believe to be an idyllic paradise, they instead find a much more dark and dangerous planet - one whose sole inhabitant seems to be David, a synthetic android and seemingly the only survivor of the Prometheus expedition.