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Preview: Superman #16

Superman #16

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) David Lafuente (CA) Joe Prado, Ivan Reis
In Shops: Oct 09, 2019
SRP: $3.99

The Super Sons are back! But now Jon is five years older, and he’s sitting on the biggest decision of his young life. Damian and Jon team up again for a rip-roaring adventure and a huge catch-up! These two best buds have really needed each other, and now they are back!

Superman #16

Review: Field Tripping #1

Field Tripping #1

Take the concept of the much-beloved Magic School Bus and have it go off the rails. Field Tripping #1 delivers the beginning of a school field trip across dimensions from hell.

Co-created by James Asmus, Jim Festante, and José García the comic has a dark humor about it. Taking a child’s program and twisting it delivers a result that feels like an homage, a parody, and a black comedy. There’s something very subversive about it all. Twisted is really a perfect word to describe the series.

Armed with a magical school bus that hops them through dimensions, something goes wrong taking the school trip on a wild ride. Seven years later, they’re still lost. There have clearly been losses and a hell of a lot has happened. Asmus and Festante deliver a second half of a comic that leaves you begging to find out more as to what happened in those seven years.

The art by José García is great. There’s a style that fits the “kid like” material but has a slight offness about it. Like the story itself, the art has so much detail and tells some of what happened. There’s so many small things to check out, it adds to the comic and is as vital to telling what has happened as the dialogue. This is a perfect example of showing not telling but in this case the show is all teases as to what has happened.

Field Tripping #1 is a fantastic debut. The comic is one of the most entertaining of the week with a sly sense of humor that has fun with taking a kids concept and making it a bit more… adult.

Story: James Asmus, Jim Festante
Art: José García, David LaFuente
Letterer: Ryan Ferrier
Story: 8.5 Art: 8.5 Overall: 8.5 Recommendation: Buy

comiXology provided Graphic Policy with a FREE copy for review

Preview: Ronin Island Vol. 1 Discover Now Edition

Ronin Island Vol. 1 Discover Now Edition

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Giannis Milonogiannis
Colorist: Irma Kniivila
Letterer: Simon Bowland
Cover Artist: David Lafuente
Price: $14.99

After a mysterious attack wipes out the major cities of 19th century Japan, Korea, and China, survivors from all three lands find refuge on a hidden island and build a new society.

Hana, the orphaned daughter of Korean peasants, and Kenichi, son of a great samurai leader, have little in common except for a mutual disdain for the other. But these young warriors will have to work together when an army invades the island with shocking news: there is a new Shogun and the Island is expected to pay fealty in exchange for protection from a new enemy…a mutated horde that threatens to wipe out all humanity.

Award-winning writer Greg Pak (Firefly, Mech Cadet Yu) and artist Giannis Milonogiannis (Prophet) present a story that examines how we move forward when our past divides, set against the backdrop of a post-disaster 19th century Japan.

Collects issues #1-4 in an exclusive comic shop release

Ronin Island Vol. 1 Discover Now Edition

Review: The Spider-Man Annual Presents Peter Porker the Spectacular Spider-Ham

Explore the world of Peter Porker, the Spectacular Spider-Ham in this Spider-Man Annual!

Story: Jason Latour, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller
Art: David Lafuente, Jason Latour
Color: Rico Renzi
Letters: Joe Caramagna

Get your copy in comic shops now! To find a comic shop near you, visit www.comicshoplocator.com or call 1-888-comicbook or digitally and online with the links below.

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Preview: The Spider-Man Annual #1

The Spider-Man Annual #1

(W) Jason Latour, Phil Lord (A) Jason Latour (A/CA) David Lafuente
Rated T
In Shops: Jun 26, 2019
SRP: $4.99

• When Spider-Gwen’s dimension-hopping web-watch falls into the wrong hands, it’s up to everyone’s favorite wisecracking web-slinger, the wily waddler known as SPIDER-HAM, to save the day!
• From the same creative minds that brought you INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE and Spider-Gwen creator JASON LATOUR, you won’t want to miss this interdimensional epic!

The Spider-Man Annual #1

Comicker Press Announces Shots Fired, a Charity Comics Anthology

Comicker Press logo

Comicker Press is back with Shots Fired, a revamped version of the comics anthology formerly known as Every Day. As with its previous iteration, Shots Fired will raise funds for the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence and the Community Justice Reform Coalition to help end gun violence in America via a Kickstarter campaign that will pay for printing and shipping of the comics anthology. Once printed, all proceeds from additional book sales will go directly to the CSGV and CJRC.

Comicker Press co-founder Sean E. Williams said,

Since Kickstarter campaigns are all-or-nothing, when it became apparent that our last one wasn’t going to reach its goal, we decided to regroup and try again as quickly as possible. This issue is too important to not do this book, and the stories the creators are telling are truly unparalleled and need to be read.

With the upcoming 28-day campaign for Shots Fired, Comicker Press has capped the size of the book to around 168 pages and is limiting shipping to the United States to keep the budget down. They are also adding a Kickstarter Exclusive limited-edition hardcover, which won’t be made available after the campaign.

The talent donating their time to Shots Fired include Scott Snyder, Kelly Thompson, David Lafuente, Phil Hester, Ariela Kristantina, Jamal Igle, Devin Grayson, Joe Keatinge, Doselle Young, Marguerite Sauvage, Ron Marz, Stuart Moore, Shannon Wheeler, Steven Grant, Roger Langridge, Matt Miner, Ray Fawkes, CW Cooke, Alex de Campi, Carla Speed McNeil, Kelly Williams, Emma Beeby, and more.

The Shots Fired campaign launches on Kickstarter on June 18th, and runs through July 16th.

Preview: Ronin Island #1

Ronin Island #1

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer: Greg Pak
Artist: Giannis Milonogiannis
Letterer: Simon Bowland
Colorist: Irma Kniivila
Cover Artists:  
    Main Cover:
Giannis Milonogiannis
    Preorder Cover: Ethan Young
    Incentive Cover: David Lafuente
    Unlocked Retailer Variant: Kris Anka
Price: $3.99

After a mysterious attack wipes out the major cities of 19th century Japan, Korea, and China, survivors from all three lands find refuge on a hidden island and build a new society.

Hana, the orphaned daughter of Korean peasants, and Kenichi, son of a great samurai leader, have little in common except for a mutual disdain for the other. But these young warriors will have to work together when an army invades the island with shocking news: there is a new Shogun and the Island is expected to pay fealty in exchange for protection from a new enemy…a mutated horde that threatens to wipe out all humanity.

Award-winning writer Greg Pak (Firefly, Mech Cadet Yu) and artist Giannis Milonogiannis (Prophet) present a story that examines how we move forward when our past divides, set against the backdrop of a post-disaster 19th century Japan.

Ronin Island #1

Exclusive Preview: Bloodshot Rising Spirit #4

Bloodshot Rising Spirit #4

Writer: Kevin Grevioux
Artist: Harvey Tolibao
Color: Andrew Dalhouse
Cover A by Felipe Massafera
Cover B by David Lafuente
Variant Cover by Eric Battle

New story arc! “Corps Memories,” Part 1!

When a walking weapon of war like Bloodshot goes completely missing, you need the toughest of the tough to do the dirty work of bringing him back. Luckily, Project Rising Spirit has just such a team at their disposal – a black budget strike force with capabilities no ordinary soldier could ever conceive. Enter…the H.A.R.D. Corps!

$3.99 | 32. pgs | VALIANT PREMIUM | T+ | On Sale FEBRUARY 27th

Bloodshot Rising Spirit #4

Preview: Coda #9

CODA #9

Publisher: BOOM! Studios
Writer: Simon Spurrier
Artist: Matías Bergara
Colorist: Michael Doig
Letterer: Jim Campbell
Price: $3.99
Cover Artist:
    Main Wraparound Cover: Matías Bergara
    Intermix Cover: David Lafuente

Hum is at rock bottom—no Serka, no Nag, all alone in the wilderness of the dystopian wastelands. But just when all hope seems lost, a familiar friend appears…

CODA #9

Your First Look at Ronin Island #1 from BOOM! Studios

BOOM! Studios has released a first look at Ronin Island #1, kicking off a new five-issue limited series from superstar writer Greg Pak and fan favorite artist Giannis Milonogiannis about a group of people with divided loyalties and difficult pasts coming together in the face of danger to fend off enemies both human and not. 

Ronin Island #1 arrives in stores March 6, 2019 and features a main cover by Milonogiannis, along with variant covers by David Lafuente, award-winning artist Ethan Young, and fan favorite Kris Anka

After a mysterious attack devastates a great swath of 19th century Japan, Korea, and China, survivors from all three lands find refuge on a hidden island and build a new society. Hana, the orphaned daughter of Korean farmers, and Kenichi, son of a great samurai leader, have little in common except for a mutual disdain for each other. But these young warriors will have to work together when an army invades the island with shocking news: the Shogun has returned and the Island is expected to pay fealty in exchange for protection from a new threat…a mutated horde that threatens to wipe out all of humanity.

Ronin Island #1
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