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Tyler’s Comic Corner – 9/2/15 Edition

Posted on September 2, 2015 at 5:30 am by Tyler Waterman

Welcome to Tyler’s Comic Corner, where I highlight the majority of this week’s new comic releases. My highlights include mainstream and indie titles, ensuring your pull list won’t be deprived of one of this week’s gems. My apologies if your favorite isn’t listed, but good news; you clearly already knew it was coming!


dd18covMarvel Releases

Age Of Apocalypse #3
Age Of Ultron Vs Marvel Zombies #4
Daredevil #18
Dark Tower The Drawing Of The Three Lady Of Shadows #1 (Of 5)
Deadpool Vs Thanos #1 (Of 4)
Figment 2 #1 (Of 5)
Future Imperfect #5
Groot #4
Hail Hydra #2
House Of M #2
Miracleman By Gaiman And Buckingham #1
Mockingbird S.H.I.E.L.D. 50th Anniversary #1
Silk #7
Silver Surfer #14
Spider-Island #3 (Of 5)
Squadron Sinister #3
Star-Lord And Kitty Pryde #3
Thors #3
True Believers Captain Marvel #1
True Believers Spider-Gwen #1

Perfect Pulls: Marvel has an incredibly eclectic lineup today! Fan of Stephen King? There’s a new Dark Tower series kicking off for you today. Big Disney fan? Than you won’t want to miss the start of a new Figment series, also out today. Big time Miracleman fan? Than I know you must be excited for the new series launching today with Gaiman and Buckingham at the helm. Oh, what’s that? You’re a fan of Marvel Comics? Don’t worry, they didn’t forget you either! There’s lots of quality Secret Wars tie-ins out today (Age of Apocalypse, Thors, House of M and Squadron Sinister in particular), a few regular monthlies to enjoy like Daredevil and Groot, and even Deadpool vs Thanos if you’re into really, really one-sided fights. Whatever you like, Marvel probably has you covered today!


gl44covDC Releases

Batman Arkham Knight #8
Batman Beyond #4
Bat-Mite #4 (Of 6)
DC Comics Bombshells #2
Detective Comics #44
FBP Federal Bureau Of Physics #24
Flash Season Zero #12
Green Arrow #44
Green Lantern #44
Injustice Gods Among Us Year Four #9
Lobo #10
Midnighter #4
Mortal Kombat X #10
Omega Men #4

Perfect Pulls: So much Bat-love today! Between a new issue of the always-beautiful Detective Comics, a new issue of the revamped Batman Beyond with Tim Drake behind the mask, another offering of the video-game tie-in Batman Arkham Knight, and the latest issue of Bat-Mite, there’s something for pretty much any kind of Bat-fan. Two of my other current favorite DC titles are also represented today as well, with a new issue of the outstanding current run of Green Lantern, as well as a new issue of the impressive Midnighter solo title. Definitely an epic DC day!


plu1covImage Releases

8House #3
Casanova Acedia #4
Dark Corridor #2
Dying And The Dead #3
Empty #6
Jupiter’s Circle #6
Lazarus #19
Material #4
Minimum Wage So Many Bad Decisions #5 (Of 6)
Plutona #1 (Of 4)
Poseidon IX #1 (One Shot)
Tales Of Honor Bred To Kill #2
Thrilling Adventure Hour Presents Beyond Belief #2 (Of 4)
We Stand On Guard #3

Perfect Pulls: Image’s list may be a bit shorter than normal today, but don’t doubt for a moment that it’s not a loaded list. Some of my Image favorites all have new books today, including the “why is this so good” Jupiter’s Circle and the “holy crap was that brutal” We Stand On Guard, which is very much a book you should be all over if you haven’t jumped on it yet. There’s even a brand new offering from Jeff Lemire and newcomer Emi Lenox called Plutona, based on what happens to five young friends who come across the dead body of the world’s greatest superhero. The solicits promise a “dark and heartbreaking journey,” so if you’re grabbing this book, prepare for feels!


av1covIndie Releases

Archie Comics:
Betty And Veronica Comics Annual Digest #236
Sonic Boom #11

Avatar Press:
Crossed Badlands #84
Providence #4 (Of 12)
War Stories #12

BOOM! Studios:
Broken World #4 (Of 4)
Cluster #7
John Flood #2 (Of 6)
Regular Show #27
Toil And Trouble #1 (Of 6)
Woods #16

Dark Horse Comics:
Adam.3 #2 (Of 5)
Age Of Reptiles Ancient Egyptians #4 (Of 4)
Angel And Faith Season 10 #18
Baltimore The Cult Of The Red King #5 Of 5)
Barb Wire #3
This Damned Band #2 (Of 6)

Dynamite Entertainment:
Aliens Vampirella #1 (Of 6)
Bob’s Burgers #3
Justice Inc The Avenger #4
Masks 2 #6 (Of 8)
Shadow Volume 2 #2
Swords Of Sorrow Miss Fury Lady Rawhide Special #1 (One Shot)
Uncanny Season 2 #6 (Of 6)

IDW Publishing:
Danger Girl Renegade #1 (Of 4)
Jem And The Holograms #6
Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #44

Legendary Comics:
No new releases this week

Oni Press:
No new releases this week

Valiant Entertainment:
Imperium #8
X-O Manowar #40

Zenescope Entertainment:
Charmed Season 10 #11
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Wonderland #39

Perfect Pulls: It’s becoming very clear that the trend right now is taking two characters or franchises you wouldn’t expect to see together and smashing them together, and so far, this is a trend I can get behind! While strange crossovers have always been a part of comics, lately they feel like creative outlets instead of feeling like cash grabs, and it’s made for some great reading, whether it’s the popcorn-worthy Star Trek/Green Lantern or the over-the-top Archie vs. Predator. This week has another of these crazy crossovers, in the form of Dyanamite’s Aliens Vampirella #1 bringing together everyone’s favorite xenomorphs with everyone’s favorite scantily-clad vampire badass. If crazy crossovers aren’t your thing, there’s still plenty of indie goodness for you, with new issues of Imperium and X-O Manowar from Valiant, a new issue of Woods from BOOM!, and a new issue of Transformers from IDW.

Those are the highlights for Wednesday, September 2nd. Anything you simply can’t live without, or simply can’t imagine reading? Share it in the comments!

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