Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown 06.07.2017

Greetings Comic Book Fans,

Northwest Comics & Games welcomes everyone to another awesome edition of the Weekly Top 10 Comic Book Countdown! As we do each and every week, we're suggesting the following comic book titles for you to add to your already awesome collection. We you'll enjoy this weeks picks and keep on reading!

10. Game of Thrones Clash of Kings (2017 Dynamite) #1A
Written by George R. R. Martin and Landry Quinn Walker. Art by Mel Rubi. Cover by Mike S. Miller. George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire saga continues in the official comic book adaptation by Dynamite Entertainment! Following the events of A Game of Thrones, Westeros is embroiled in civil war, while Daenerys Targaryen -- as heir to the Targaryen dynasty, seeks to reclaim the Iron Throne. Arya, with the help of Yoren, a brother of the Night's Watch, has escaped from King's Landing, but the road to the Wall brings its own dangers. Meanwhile, Sansa attends a tournament on the sadistic King Joffrey's name-day, and Bran, in Winterfell, suffers from strange dreams of wolves... Cover price $3.99.

9. Superman (2016 4th Series) #24A
Written by Peter J. Tomasi and Patrick Gleason Art by Doug Mahnke and Jaime Mendoza. Cover by Ryan Sook. 'BLACK DAWN' part five! The Man of Steel faces the one foe he refuses to fight-his son. An emerging new ability for Superboy proves deadly to Superman as the promise of power appears to lead Jon Kent to betray his father. RATED T Cover price $2.99.

8. Walking Dead (2003 Image) #168A
Written by Robert Kirkman. Art by Charlie Adlard & Various. Cover by Charlie Adlard and Dave Stewart. 'THE ROAD'S END' Nothing is more damaging than misplaced trust. Cover price $2.99.

7. Spider-Man (2016 Marvel) #17
Written by Brian Michael Bendis. Art by Oscar Bazaldua. Cover by Patrick Brown. Spider-Man and his amazing friends! Rated T Cover price $3.99.

6. Sherlock Blind Banker (2016) #6A
Written by Stephen Thompson & Various. Art by Jay. Cover by Doubleleaf. THE FINAL INSTALLMENT OF THE BRILLIANT MANGA ADAPTATION OF THE FANATICALLY FOLLOWED TV SHOW, STARRING BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH (DOCTOR STRANGE) AND MARTIN FREEMAN (THE HOBBIT)! Cover price $3.99.

5. Mighty Mouse (2017 Dynamite) #1A
Written by Sholly Fisch. Art by Igor Lima. Cover by Alex Ross. You're the world's greatest hero, exiled to another dimension with no way back. Trapped in an alien world, where not even the laws of physics work the way they should. The only person who even believes you exist is a young kid whom no one will listen to. Yet, you're the shining light that this drab, cynical world needs to restore its color and life. Oh - and you're a cartoon mouse. Here comes Mighty Mouse to save the day, in his most unexpected adventure yet... right here, in the real world! Cover price $3.99.

4. Batman (2016 3rd Series) #24A (Don't Miss Issue)
Written by Tom King. Art by David Finch, Clay Mann, and Danny Miki. Cover by David Finch and Danny Miki. 'Aftermath'! Gotham City is at peace…but a war is coming. Armed with the terrifying knowledge gained from the mysterious button, Batman prepares for the coming storm by making a proposition to one of his enemies-one that will change everything for the Dark Knight and his allies! RATED T Cover price $2.99.

3. Youngblood (2017 Image) #2A
Written by Chad Bowers. Art and Cover by Jim Towe. 'YOUNGBLOOD REBORN,' Part Two The 'Blood is back, baby! But for how long? Shaft arrives in Baltimore with a warning for the team of rookie heroes calling themselves 'Youngblood,' but will it fall on deaf ears? Meanwhile, President Die Hard meets with the architects of the popular Help! app and struggles with just how far he's willing to go to protect the country. All this, plus Badrock keeping secrets? Seriously, Badrock...already? What the hell, dude, it's only the second issue? Cover price $3.99.

2. Iceman (2017 Marvel) #1A
Written by Sina Grace. Art by Alessandro Vitti and Leonard Kirk. Cover by Kevin Wada. Bobby Drake has been in the super hero game longer than most. But while reflecting on what he's accomplished over the years, he realizes that the legacy he's built is a few good one-liners and a string of failed relationships. In this new ongoing series penned by Sina Grace (Burn the Orphanage, Self-Obsessed) and drawn by Alessandro Vitti (SECRET WARRIORS), Bobby realizes that the time is never or now, and sets out to build a life and legacy he can be proud of…and be the best ICEMAN he can be! Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

1. Star Wars Darth Vader (2017 Marvel 2nd Series) #1A
Written by Charles Soule. Art by Giuseppe Camuncoli. Cover by Jim Cheung. The most fearsome villain of all time returns with an all-new series! When Anakin Skywalker fell, both to the pull of the dark side and to the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi, he rose back up, more machine than man. Having lost everything that was once dear to him, the former chosen one must take his first steps into a darker world…as Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith! Join Vader as he learns a new way - the way of Darth Sidious and his newly formed Empire…the way of the dark side. Rated T Cover price $4.99.