Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown - May 27th, 2015

Welcome Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown. Each and every week we pick out the top 10 comics you might like to read. This week was very tough but with the crack staff, we pull it together and enjoy this week's countdown!

10. Providence #1 $3.99 Avatar Press
The most important work of 2015 begins here with the long-awaited arrival of Alan Moore's breathtaking epic PROVIDENCE with his artistic partner Jacen Burrows. In his most carefully considered work in decades, Moore deconstructs all of Lovecraft's concepts, reinventing the entirety of his work inside a painstakingly researched framework of American history

9. Transformers More Than Meets Eye #41 $3.99 IDW Publishing
'Dear RODIMUS and crew? It's my funeral tomorrow and I'd love it if you could all be there. Refreshments will be provided. Please R.S.V.P.-THUNDERCLASH'

8. Sons Of The Devil #1 $3.99 Image Comics
From New York Times Best Selling writer BRIAN BUCCELLATO and artist TONI INFANTE comes a psychological horror story about TRAVIS, an average guy trying to get by, who discovers that he has familial ties to a deadly cult. Told across three decades, SONS OF THE DEVIL is an exploration of cults, family, and the dark side of human nature. It's TRUE DETECTIVE and ORPHAN BLACK meets HELTER SKELTER.

7. Old Man Logan #1 $4.99 Marvel Comics
Enter the Wastelands?a realm where all heroes have been murdered by their arch-enemies, villains who now rule over the land with an iron fist. In the midst of this dystopian chaos, one man may make a difference?a reluctant warrior who was once the greatest mutant of all?a man known as OLD MAN LOGAN.

6. Surface Tension #1 $3.99 Titan Comics
Months after mysterious corals drew 99% of humanity into the sea, a band of survivors ekes out a hollow existence on a remote British island. When two people are cast up on the beach, completely blue, but very much alive, the island is thrown into turmoil. What caused the mass extinction event? How did these two return from the deep, when billions died? Most importantly, what is the coral, and what does it want with the Earth? The oceans have never seemed so threatening!

5. Secret Wars Journal #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics
Is LADY KATE of 1602 the nefarious HAWKEYE BANDIT who robs from the rich and gives to the poor? Can an enslaved band of MUTANTS in EGYPTIA overthrow their overlord, KHONSHU? Can YOU afford not to read the coolest, hippest, most continuity-important book in all of SECRET WARS??? Because this is TOTALLY THAT BOOK. But don't tell anyone. It'll be our little Secret?Wars Journal.

4. Convergence #8 $4.99 DC Comics
All the heroes of the DC Universe unite to face a crisis of infinite proportions - but when all is done, there can be only one reality. But will even that survive the battle?

3. Infinity Gauntlet #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics
Think your life is hard? Anwen Bakian's family lives in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, scrounging for food and avoiding giant bugs intent on eating them. Mom left years ago to join the Nova force and never came back. So it's just Anwen, her dad, her sister and her grandpa against the huge insects. That is, until she finds a mysterious stone that may or may not hold incredible cosmic power.

2. TMNT #46 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Casey prepares for a final showdown with Hun as the Purple Dragons run amok. Meanwhile the TMNT struggle to reunite as a family while a greater threat looms? what is THE STOCKMAN SWARM?

1. Fight Club 2 #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
Some imaginary friends never go away . . . Ten years after starting Project Mayhem, he lives a mundane life. A kid, a wife, pills to keep his destiny at bay. But it won't last long; the wife has seen to that. The time has come . . .