[Our Top Picks For This Week's Comics & Graphic Novels! 17 December]

Our Top Picks For This Week's Comics & Graphic Novels! 17 December

Top Comics & Graphic Novels Shipping For 17th December!

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Rumble #1 (Forbidden Planet Jetpack Variant & Rumble #1


Okay, so a scarecrow walks into a bar...and proceeds to wreak havoc across two worlds!


After a long absence, Rathraq, Scarecrow Warrior God, is back-and very unhappy. Bad news for his old enemies, yes, but worse news for everybody else! JOHN ARCUDI and JAMES HARREN bring you a modern day action/adventure fantasy thriller where rundown dive bars, undead kitty cats, psycho skinheads, and giant mummies all play a part.

It's Louis C.K. meets Robert E. Howard in a David Fincher universe.




2000AD Prog 2015


Celebrate Xmas with the traditional end-of-year issue - 100 pages of barnstorming sci-fi from the finest writers and artists in the galaxy!

One of the most eagerly awaited Dredd stories starts this issue, Dark Justice by John Wagner and Greg Staples, as the lawman's most feared enemies, the Dark Judges, make their terrifying reappearance.




All New Captain America #2


The new Hydra has formed, comprised of the most ruthless villains of the Marvel Universe as the great infiltration continues!

Cap uncovers the ultimate goal of the new Hydra but is it too late to stop them?
Cap and Nomad's new partnership is put to the ultimate test as they race to uncover The Sect of the Unknown!




Avengers & X-Men AXIS #8


ACT III: NEW WORLD DISORDER THIS IS IT!

THE BATLE ROYALE OF YOUR DREAMS--THE ASTONISHING AVENGERS VS THE UNCANNY X-MEN FOR THE FATE OF NEW YORK!




Batman #37


he ultra top-secret Batman arc known only as 'Endgame,' continues - it's a story arc so steeped in mystery, all we can tell you is the title!




Batman & Robin #37 (Robin Rises)


Batman vs. Darkseid!

The penultimate chapter of 'Robin Rises' is here! Can Batman bring Damian Wayne back from death? Concluded in this month's issue!




Captain Stone #1 & Captain Stone #1 (Forbidden Planet Variant) & Captain Stone #1 (Phantom Variant)



The world's first and only superhero has disappeared after undergoing a cataclysmic fall from grace in the eyes of the world.

Middle-aged and unable to support his operations he had made a preposterous claim that the world was in danger, a notion derided by the media and the public at large. But what if the claim is true? Outcast writer and infamous murderess Charlie Chance, AKA The Pet, finds herself searching for the one man who was able to bring her to justice - Captain Stone.




Doctor Who: 10th #5


With the Doctor half the man he should be, under the draining influence of an alien tourist trap, Gabriella is left to shoulder the burden of saving him, the planet, and the future of art in our galaxy - and all on her first off-world trip, no less




Drifter #2


With the Doctor half the man he should be, under the draining influence of an alien tourist trap, Gabriella is left to shoulder the burden of saving him, the planet, and the future of art in our galaxy - and all on her first off-world trip, no less




Justice League #37


Super heroes are no more! What it means to be human is in question!

The world is on the brink of a new stage of evolution - or total extinction! - and it's up to the Justice League to save it! 'THE AMAZO VIRUS' continues to devastate the Western World as Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Lex Luthor struggle to not only contain the virus, but cure those affected by it.

But as they work against the clock, a legion of assassins is out for Lex Luthor's head.

Will the Justice League protect Luthor...or the world?




Kitchen #2


In part two of the all-new crime drama THE KITCHEN, the girls find their newly claimed criminal empire under threat when a sleazy hustler blackmails them for more money than they have.

Can they get it together in time and keep control of the Hell's Kitchen underworld? Or will they have to take more drastic measures to protect their turf?




Mono #1


'From the Boer War, through the First and Second World War, the Cold War and beyond, Mono was there...where no one else could go...'

The ape-human hybrid secret agent and Queen's assassin, possessed of a deadly prehensile tail and 'the strength of twelve men,' made his debut in the pulps of the 1930s and enjoyed a brief revival in the late 1960s and 70s.

But can it be that the fiction is closer to historic fact than was ever previously guessed?




Multiversity: Thunderworld #1


The fifth chapter of the greatest adventure in DC Comics history is here!




Sandman: Overture #4


In an asylum in the City of the Stars, Morpheus comes face to face with the creature at the center of the war that will destroy the universe. Time is running out...




Spider-Woman #2 & Spider-Woman #2 (Bianchi Rocket Racoon & Groot Variant)


SPIDER-VERSE TIE-IN!

Spider-Woman & Silk get split up leaving Silk alone on her suicide mission.

Spider-Woman doesn't look like she's in better shape, undercover in the most dangerous place in the multiverse!




Squarriors #1


Squarriors is the epic saga of warring animals in a post-human world.

Specifically a small tribe known as the Tin Kin, and their struggles building a life in the new world while confronting the hostile neighboring Maw tribe.




The Wicked & The Divine #6 & The Wicked & The Divine (Lafuente Variant)


THE FAUST ACT is over. Welcome to FANDEMONIUM.


The second arc of THE WICKED + THE DIVINE begins in its traditional manner (i.e. a ludicrous pun.) We'd say something like 'nothing will ever be the same again' but if you think about it, you can say that about literally everything, ever. Er...also some comic story. Probably.

Wytches #3


A parent's worst nightmare: a beloved child lost in the woods.

Behind the trees lurk horrors, and the brush conceals atrocity. No matter how desperate the search, understand that your prayers will fall on deaf ears. There is no escape from the Wytches.




Graphic Novels




Saga: Volume 4


The #1 New York Times bestseller returns! Visit new planets, meet new adversaries and explore a very new direction, as Hazel becomes a toddler while her family struggles to stay on their feet.

Collects SAGA #19-24.




All New X-Men: Volume 4: All Different


The #1 New York Times bestseller returns! Visit new planets, meet new adversaries and explore a very new direction, as Hazel becomes a toddler while her family struggles to stay on their feet.

Collects SAGA #19-24.




Angel & Faith: Season 10: Volume 1: River Meets Sea


Angel's work is never done. Last time he averted an apocalypse, part of London turned into a chaotic stew of supernatural forces. Who better to watch over it than Angel himself? Or so he thinks. Meanwhile, Faith begins a new chapter in her life-slaying the undead, and then going corporate . . .

Collects Angel & Faith Season 10 #1-#5.




Batman & Robin: Volume 5: The Big Burn (N52) (Hardcover)


The origin of Two-Face begins as Batman finds himself in the crossfire of a vengeful war between Two-Face and mobster Erin McKillen! Both are hellbent on killing each other and anyone else who dares to step between them.

Don't miss these explosive tales from BATMAN AND TWO-FACE #24-28 and BATMAN AND ROBIN ANNUAL #2.




DMZ: Volume 3 (Deluxe Edition Hardcover)


In these tales from DMZ #29-44, after a misadventure in Staten Island, Matty returns to find Parco Delgado in office as provisional governor of New York. Matty's first task under the Delgado regime?

Tracking down one of the DMZ's greatest urban legends.




Futures End: Five Years Later: Omnibus (N52) (Hardcover)


In September 2014, every DC Universe series revealed the shocking fates of heroes including Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, The Flash, Green Lantern and many more. Written and illustrated by top talent including Dan Jurgens, Charles Soule, Brian Azzarello, Scott Snyder, Jeff Lemire and many more!

This massive hardcover collects all of the September 2014 Futures End specials!




Identity Crisis: 10th Anniversary (Hardcover)


The stunning mystery from #1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer is back in a new hardcover!

When the spouse of a JLA member is brutally murdered, the entire super hero community searches for the killer, fearing their own loved ones may be the next targets.




John Buscema's Silver Surfer (Hardcover - Artist Edition)


John Buscema was one of the most important artists at Marvel Comics for decades.

He produced gorgeous pencils for some of the most iconic characters at the House of Ideas, including The Avengers, Thor, The Fantastic Four, The Amazing Spider-Man and many more. But he is perhaps most acclaimed for his stunning rendition of the noble Silver Surfer!

This Artist's Edition will include Silver Surfer classics #5 and #6, both double-sized issues, as well as other stories, a cover and classic page gallery, plus more! All done with the full endorsement and cooperation of the Buscema family.




Swamp Thing: Volume 5: The Killing Field (N52)


Alec Holland learns that the mantle of Avatar evolves over time, and when the Parliament of the Green decides an Avatar's time is at an end, a new one must be raised.

If Alec fails the Seeder's challenge, the fate of mankind will be sealed and reclaimed by The Green under the control of the Seeder.

Collects issues #24-27 & Swamp Thing Annual #2.




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