Saturday, May 13, 2017

Weekly Top 5 TPB Countdown

Welcome Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games Presents the Weekly Top 5 TPB Countdown!

Casanova Acedia TPB Vol. 02 $14.99 Image Comics
Casanova Quinn, interdimensional superspy and assassin, has crash-landed here on Earth-on OUR Earth-with absolutely no memory of who he is or the terrible things he's done. Working for a man with just as mysterious a past as his own, Cass struggles to find his new normal-and that's when the end of the world begins.

Written by MATT FRACTION with art by FÁBIO MOON, this volume also features exclusive back-up stories written by Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist MICHAEL CHABON and drawn by GABRIEL BÁ.


Neon Genesis Evangelion: Legend of the Piko Piko Middle School Students Volume 1 TPB $11.99 Dark Horse Comics
Mysterious invaders are threatening Earth . . . so recruit a group of elite school kids to play video games that secretly train them for the real fight that lies ahead! Does this plan sound familiar? Well, they'd better get a new plan, because the elite school kids are Shinji, Rei, Asuka, and Kaworu, and they're too busy playing games to ever get in the fricking robot!

Lucas Stand TPB $19.99 Boom! Studios
The first original comic book series created by Kurt Sutter (Sons of Anarchy), co-written by novelist Caitlin Kittredge (Nocturne City, The Iron Codex). A military vet named Lucas Stand, at his lowest, does something he can't take back and Lucifer comes calling, recruiting him to send back demons who have escaped from Hell during different historical periods. Given new purpose, Lucas starts to rebuild himself and his life, even as he struggles at the human cost that comes with it. Collects the complete limited series. '...a winning balance of solid characterization [and] supernatural action...' - IGN.

Tomb Raider II Volume 2: Choice and Sacrifice TPB $19.99 Dark Horse Comics
Following the events of Rise of the Tomb Raider, Lara Croft's life hasn't gotten any easier! When Lara gets word that Sam Nishimura has escaped from a mental hospital, she drops everything to help her friend. But after an encounter with the Order of Trinity, she realizes that things are more complicated than she thought. Haunted by her memories of Yamatai, Lara is determined to rescue her friend. But the specter of Himiko the Sun Queen looms large in Sam's life, and threatens to consume her completely! Collects issues #7-#12.    

Insufferable Home Field Advantage TPB $17.99 IDW Publishing
With their city under siege by an army of supervillains, only Nocturnus and Galahad can save the lives of millions-and they have no resources, no weapons, nothing but one another to depend on! Collects the final arc of the Insufferable saga.