Graphic Policy’s Top Comic Picks this Week!
Wednesdays are new comic book day! Each week hundreds of comics are released, and that can be pretty daunting to go over and choose what to buy. That’s where we come in!
Each week our contributors choose what they can’t wait to read this week or just sounds interesting. In other words, this is what we’re looking forward to and think you should be taking a look at!
Find out what folks think below, and what comics you should be looking out for this Wednesday.
Archie 1955 #1 (Archie Comics) – Archie heads to a new decade and this time we get to see if he can make it in the dawn of rock and roll.
Black Panther and the Agents of Wakanda #1 (Marvel) – Black Panther has his group of agents and we’re interested what’s done with this series. Is this Secret Avengers 2.0?
Burmese Moons (IDW Publishing) – Two young lives are the focus of this graphic novel set during the Burmese revolution of 1988 and it’s ensuing bloodbath.
Enki Bilal’s Monster (Titan Comics) – In 2026, radical fundamentalists are driving humanity towards destruction and individuals stand up against them and a world that seems determined to wipe out thought, science, culture, and memory.
Flash Forward #1 (DC Comics) – What DC has done with Wally West has been controversial and this series sees him trying to find redemption after the events of Heroes in Crisis.
G.I. Joe #1 (IDW Publishing) – A new take on GI Joe as ordinary people are recruited to fight for freedom in Cobra occupied territories.
House of X #5 (Marvel) – We’re nearing the end of the event and we really want to see how writer Jonathan Hickman brings it home.
Inferior Five #1 (DC Comics) – A new miniseries that follows a group of kids beset by strange things going on after the “Invasion” that rocked the DC Universe.
Once & Future #2 (BOOM! Studios) – The first issue was a hell of a lot of fun and we’re expecting more of the same as a former supernatural hunter has to come out of retirement to save the world.
Spider-Man #1 (Marvel) – J.J. Abrams, his son Henry Abrams, and artist Sara Pichelli take on Spider-Man in this five-issue miniseries.