Adventure Time: Banana Guard Academy #5 (of 6)
Authors: Kent Osborne & Dylan Haggerty
Artist: Mad Rupert
Princess Bubblegum is faced with a tough choice: fire Lead Banana Guard or give him a slap on the wrist and hope he learns from this mistake. This is what happens when both scenarios occur. Peppermint Butler has to discover which reality is the right one and figure out how to warn his fellow cadets of the oncoming evil approaching Ooo!
Steven Universe #4
Author: Jeremy Sorese
Artist: Coleman Engle
The Fish Stew Pizza establishment is out of a car and Steven, always eager to help, offers to give a lift with the aid of Lion, officially starting the Cub Cab Service! Pearl has some reservations, but with Steven helping so many people, what could possibly go wrong? Hint: Everything.
The Amazing World of Gumball #5
Author: Frank Gibson
Artist: Tyler Hesse
Gumball and Darwin are having a totally relaxing day. No wacky misadventures, no getting into trouble…just enjoying each other’s company and—oooh, Battle of the Bands!! They’ve gotta try out for that!
Capture Creatures #1
Author: Frank Gibson
Artist: Becky Dreistadt
Over a hundred wonderful and terrifying creatures have suddenly appeared on Earth. Two teens set off on an adventure to investigate the origins of these curious creatures and learn how they can stop those who are trying to destroy them.
Becky Dreistadt (Adventure Time 2014 Annual) and Frank Gibson (The Amazing World of Gumball) are two of the most clever and visually arresting creators in the business, and this is one of their most ambitious projects ever. From the vivid visuals to the rad story and hilarious, heartwarming moments, you’ll love every second in this world. If you like titles like Pokémon or Digimon, or just like cool things, this is definitely the comic for you. Plus, this issue is oversized with 30 pages of story!
KaBOOM!, the imprint from publisher BOOM! Studios, has announced the New Year’s Eve release of Abigail and the Snowman, a new, original miniseries from Eisner Award-winning creator Roger Langridge. This heartwarming story follows young Abigail, the new girl at school with a habit of talking to imaginary friends. When her newest friend turns out to be a real yeti named Claude who escaped from a top-secret government facility, it’s up to Abigail to keep him safe from the “Shadow Men” chasing him.
Abigail and the Snowman #1 arrives in comic shops on December 31st with a cover price of $3.99 under Diamond order code OCT141174. The main cover is illustrated by series creator Roger Langridge, with an incentive cover by Sonny Liew.
Regular Show #17
Author: Nick Sumida
Artist: Allison Strejlau
Mordecai and Rigby are so tired of Benson yelling at them. They just want a break from their ill-tempered boss, but the these two park workers are about to get an education on what truly makes Benson tick.
Authors: Charles Schulz, various
Artist: Charles Schulz, various
Good grief! Brand-new adventures with classic Charles M. Schulz goodness for the youngest of fans all the way to the biggest of enthusiasts. This collection of stories is truly for all ages and can be enjoyed from the top of the top of the doghouse to the dugout of the baseball field.
Bravest Warriors 2014 Paralyzed Horse Giant
Authors: James Tynion IV, Mairghread Scott, Tessa Stone, Pranas Naujokaitis, and Kat Leyh
Artists: Erica Henderson, Meredith McClaren, Tessa Stone, Pranas Naujokaitis, and Kat Leyh
Do you like quirky, left-of-center things, things that are just so unusual, you’re drawn to it? That’s pretty much Paralyzed Horse (and all of the Bravest Warriors for that matter)—a horse that can’t move but has far-reaching knowledge of the present and future. We’ve assembled an amazing team of diverse creators to tell stories of a girl named Beth and her um, unusual horse, including shorts by Mairghread Scott (Transformers: Windblade), James Tynion IV (The Woods, Batman: Eternal), and Bravest Warriors vet Tessa Stone.
This oversized (48 pages!) one-shot features new original stories from Paralyzed Horse’s log that span all of eternity and forever, guest starring the entire wacky cast of Bravest Warriors!
Bravest Warriors #26
Writer: Kate Leth
Artist: Ian McGinty
The Bravest Warriors get a distress call to a planet with a serious giant monster problem! It’s the start of an all-new story arc from the creative team of Kate Leth (Adventure Time: Seeing Red) and Ian McGinty (Adventure Time: Candy Capers).
Uncle Grandpa #2
Authors: Yehudi Mercado, Indiana Jonas, Jimmy Giegerich, Laura Howell, Brad McGinty, Nichol Ashworth, and Kevin Burkhalter
Artists: Yehudi Mercado, Indiana Jonas, Jimmy Giegerich, Alex Chiu, Laura Howell, Brad McGinty, Nichol Ashworth, and Kevin Burkhalter
Good Morning! I wonder what Uncle Grandpa has in store for us with this issue, belly bag…wait a minute! I’m Uncle Grandpa! As your uncle and grandpa, I expect my nieces, nephews, and grandchildren to check out this brand new issue. The coolest guy I know, Pizza Steve will be there. And of course Giant Realistic Flying Tiger, Mr. Gus and just maybe some more surprises. Please let it be a burrito…