Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 05/10/2017

Welcome 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 you the reader, might like to checkout these titles. Please remember to check with your local comic book to see if they carry any titles you see below!

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On with the Countdown!......


10. All New Fathom #4 $3.99 Aspen Comics
Dive back into the world of MICHAEL TURNER'S FATHOM! Aspen, Tyler and Matilda encounter an eccentric Aussie multi-billionaire and philanthropist who provides the trio momentary sanctuary. However, Tyler's keen journalistic instincts force her to suspect more than meets the eye. Meanwhile, Aspen learns that putting yourself out there in the public eye might be the most dangerous thing she's ever done!

9. Misfit City #1 $3.99 Boom! Studios
Nothing's happened in Wilder's hometown since they filmed that cult kids' adventure movie there in the 80s...but that's ancient history. Until one day, she and her friends come upon a centuries-old pirate map drawn by someone named Black Mary...and find out there might be some REAL adventure in their tiny town after all!

8. X-Men Blue #3 $3.99 Marvel Comics
The X-MEN and SENTINELS get along like a house on fire? ?until the X-Men meet a group of Sentinels asking for help. What could these old foes want? And where do they come from? And why are they calling themselves? mutants?

7. Pierce Brown Red Rising #1 $3.99 Dynamite Entertainment
From the world of the best-selling YA series Red Rising comes a story of love and loss and rage! In the future, when mankind has spread across the stars, the hierarchy of man is dictated by the color of one's caste. The Golds rule all, but what will happen when one falls for a lowly Red? See how a forbidden love will set the course of events for the future and lead to the formation of the formidable Sons of Ares! Written by author Pierce Brown.

6. Ghostbusters Funko Universe #1 $4.99 IDW Publishing
An ancient Japanese prophecy foretold that when the Masters of the Four Winds unite, they would become unstoppable. Instead, the four masters killed each other in battle, proving the prophecy false. More than 600-years later, an ancient shuriken is unearthed, releasing the spirit of one of the masters to seek out and resurrect the other three in order to fulfill the prophecy. Now, the only thing that stands between the undead ninja and the destruction of the land of the living is... the Ghostbusters!

5. Rocket #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics
GET READY FOR A LIFE OF SPACECRIME! It's a dirty universe out there, even when you're not regularly mistaken for trash-foraging vermin. And it's about to get dirtier. He thought his paws were clean, that he was on the up-and-up. But then an old flame swam back into his life, and he was back in the game... the heist game. If you need a safe cracked, a vault busted or a score taken...ask for Rocket. Just don't call him a raccoon.

4. Action Comics #979 $2.99 DC Comics (Big Story Event)
'REVENGE' part one! Superman, Lois and Jon return to their lives in Metropolis while Eradicator, Cyborg Superman, Metallo and Mongul unite to destroy the Man of Steel! 


3. Dragon Age Knight Errant #1 $3.99 Dark Horse Comics
BioWare's best-selling fantasy franchise lives on in these canonical comics from Dark Horse! Elven squire Vaea and her knight arrive in Kirkwall for Varric Tethras's appointment as viscount. A talented thief, Vaea takes on an easy job . . . but when she chooses to change the terms of the deal midheist, she is entangled in a dangerous mission that is surely above her pay grade.

2. Batman/TMNT Adventures #6 $3.99 IDW Publishing
Months after the conclusion to their adventure, Batman and the TMNT discover that the hidden threat has not passed, and now Gotham is in danger! A last ditch effort may be the only thing that saves two worlds!

1. Secret Warriors #1 $3.99 Marvel Comics
SECRET EMPIRE TIE-IN! Captain America has been revealed to be an agent of Hydra - and he's coming after Inhumans! S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson, a.k.a. QUAKE, wants no part of Hydra, so she goes underground, teaming up with MS. MARVEL, MOON GIRL & DEVIL DINOSAUR, KARNAK and INFERNO to set things right - for the Inhumans, but also for the entire country! Penned by rising star Matthew Rosenberg (Kingpin, Rocket Raccoon, 4 Kids Walk Into A Bank) and drawn by the immensely talented Javier Garr?, SECRET WARRIORS is one part coming-of-age story, one part spy-thriller, all action and all heart. Don't miss the next (and final?) generation of Inhumans as they take the Marvel Universe by storm!