Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 04/26/2017

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! As we do each and every week, we're suggesting the following comic book titles worth checking out. Now remember to check with your local comic book store to see if they carry any of the titles you see listed below. We hope you'll enjoy this countdown!

10. Star Wars Darth Maul #3 $3.99 Marvel Comics
An evil crime syndicate is auctioning off a Jedi Padawan? ?that Darth Maul plans to take - and kill - for his own. Featuring: a band of bounty hunters including Cad Bane and Aurra Sing!

9. Doctor Who 9th #12 $3.99 Titan Comics
Written by Cavan Scott (Vikings) with art by Cris Bolson. New adventures of the ninth Doctor as played by Christopher Eccleston!

8. Savage Dragon #223 $3.99 Image Comics
NEW STORY ARC 'THE MERGING OF MULTIPLE EARTHS,' Part One Mr. Glum devises a plot to merge the multi-verse and restore the love Angel Murphy had for him. Malcolm Dragon fights to save his reality and the lives of everybody on Earth. It's an awe-inspiring, world-shattering, cosmic event told in three chapters.

7. Judge Dredd Blessed Earth #1 $3.99 IDW Publishing
It has been 10 years since the events of Mega-City Zero, and Judge Dredd continues his mission to restore order to a lawless land. The mystery of The Blessed Earth begins to unfold here!

6. WWE #4 $3.99 Boom! Studios
Seth wants a title match against Roman at Extreme Rules, but The Authority isn't sold that Rollins is still what's 'best for business.' No matter - Seth is willing to break all the rules to regain his spot at the top.

5. Batman The Shadow #1 $3.99 DC Comics
Two of history's greatest vigilantes are reunited at last! Murder has come to Gotham City, and Lamont Cranston appears to be the culprit?but he's been dead for over fifty years! Batman will go to the ends of the Earth to unravel the mystery of Cranston's life, but the mysterious Shadow will do everything in his power to stop him from learning too much? The superstar team of writers Scott Snyder and Steve Orlando and artist Riley Rossmo brings you a dark and twisty modern noir like nothing you've seen before, with a brand-new villain unlike any either hero has faced! This is the unmissable crime series of 2017, so get on board now! Co-published with Dynamite.

4. G.I. Joe A Real American Hero #239 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Cobra makes preparations for their next plot? one that even G.I. Joe may not be equipped to stop!

3. X-Men Blue #2 $3.99 Marvel Comics (Hot Series)
WHAT IS MAGNETO HIDING? MAGNETO has joined the X-MEN, but due to their long history, not everyone on the team trusts him?especially not JEAN GREY. With tensions rising between teammates, can the X-MEN come together to be a cohesive force for good? Or will ulterior motives and personal quests derail the entire enterprise? At the end of the day? who can be trusted?

2. Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics (Hot Title)
One of the most controversial characters in comics has returned - and the controversy has only BEGUN! In the aftermath of THE CLONE CONSPIRACY, Ben has a new take on life?and he's not the same Scarlet Spider he was before. Come witness what will be the most talked about comic of the year!

1. Aliens Dead Orbit #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics (Must Read)
After a horrific accident strikes a space station, an engineering officer must use all available tools-a timer, utility kit, and his wits-to survive an attack from the deadliest creature known to man. Orc Stain creator James Stokoe pens a thrilling and claustrophobic Aliens story: Dead Orbit!