Can't keep a good X-Man down can you? Last year Logan returned during Marvel's Legacy launch. This year we're looking at the return of the original Jean Grey and now Charles Xavier returns to the world with a new plan to save it in Astonishing X-Men #7.
Astonishing X-Men #7
A MAN CALLED X Part 1. CHARLES XAVIER has a plan. He’s going to save the world. . . whether you want it or not. Act II of the ASTONISHING X-MEN saga begins here, as a long-lost mutant returns to the world of the X-Men, Fantomex offers a kiss and Bishop discovers the Mindkiller.
Black Bolt #9
THE MIDNIGHT KING RETURNS TO EARTH PART 2. In an alien prison far from Earth, Black Bolt lost a friend and ally. Such is the life of heroes. But for those left behind, a noble death is little comfort. Far better to seek retribution – and Black Bolt is first in line! But he has more than angry loved ones to worry about. A corrupted version of Steve Rogers imprisoned and tormented his people. Is it time for the Midnight King’s revenge?
Captain America #697
HOME OF THE BRAVE PART Part 3. Kraven the Hunter has a new target – and it’s Steve Rogers! Trapped in unfamiliar territory, stripped of his shield and on the run, Cap must find a way to evade Kraven long enough to save an innocent life – but this time, that might be impossible! And just wait until you see the final page. . .
Guardians Of The Galaxy #150
That’s right – as more and more parties take an interest in the Infinity Stones, a man with serious Infinity experience joins the fray! Plus: Nova Rocket leads the charge against the Raptors!
FAMILY REUNION PART 2. Eden, the mysterious woman trying to assassinate Clint, has abducted Kate and offered her the chance of a lifetime. . . to see her mother again. All Kate has to do is betray Clint, no big deal! Meanwhile, Clint’s on a mission to rescue Kate from Eden’s clutches and is finding himself with too many sidekicks. Way, WAY too many.
ICEMAN VS. DAKEN PART 1. ICEMAN is packing up to move to Los Angeles, but DAKEN has plans for him and the X-Mansion! What has Wolverine’s son been training Iceman’s former student for? Expect to see some of your favorite merry Marvel mutants in this epic, all-out brawl of an issue!
Iron Fist #76
SABRETOOTH ROUND TWO PART 4. CHOSHIN’S gotten his way and K’un-Lun is in peril. . . And even the combined forces of IRON FIST and SABRETOOTH may not be enough to stem the tide of invaders! The action and the stakes reach new heights in the heavenly city!
Phoenix Resurrection: The Return of Jean Grey #2
A light in the darkness is not always welcome. Kitty Pryde, Old Man Logan and Cyclops are leading teams of X-Men all across the globe, chasing events connected to the Phoenix. But with teammates disappearing and familiar enemies returning, the X-Men are fighting a losing battle. Beast doesn’t know how or what shape it will take, but he knows they are running out of time before the Phoenix makes its true presence known. Meanwhile, a young woman named Jean is starting to go insane in her peaceful, suburban life. Nightmares and daydreams are spilling over into the world and revealing cracks in her reality. Jean’s life and everything in it may just be a facade, but made by who? And why? Jean needs to escape. The X-Men need to stop the cycle of death the Phoenix brings. Their worlds will violently collide as Jean searches for an opening and the X-Men fight for closure. But when they are brought together, will the X-Men be reunited with their long-lost teammate – or something darker?
Rise of The Black Panther #1
SECRET ORIGIN OF THE BLACK PANTHER Part 1. Just in time for the highly anticipated film, witness the early years of the man who will come to rule one of the most scientifically advanced countries in the world! Wakanda has always kept itself isolated from Western society, but that’s all about to change. Young T’Challa knows he is destined to become king, but when his father is brutally murdered by outsiders, he’ll find himself taking up a mantle he may not be ready for. Experience never-before-seen drama from the reign of T’Chaka, the king whose death changes a nation’s history forever. Learn about the mother T’Challa never knew. See how the world learns about this wondrous nation for the first time. Will the power of the Black Panther be enough to keep his country safe? Journalist Evan Narcisse makes his comics debut alongside acclaimed writer Ta-Nehisi Coates as they chronicle T’Challa’s rise to the throne – and to the Panther legacy that made him an Avenger.
Rogue & Gambit #1
Ring of Fire Part 1. Everybody’s favorite X-couple is reunited! And boy, are they not happy about that. . . Kitty Pryde must send Rogue and Gambit on an undercover mission to find a group of kidnapped mutants. What they discover on this mission will shock them. But will it also bring them closer together? It’s a high-stakes adventure caper that only the two hottest X-Men can deliver!
SINISTER SIX REBORN Part 3. The Bombshells are back together?! Lana has been through so much and has grown into a hero, but with her mom back in the equation, things look bad for her. Know who they look even worse for? MILES MORALES, SPIDER-MAN! And with Electro in the mix as well. . .
Star Wars #241
THE ASHES OF JEDHA, PARTS 4-5! The Leviathan is heading for the remains of Jedha, prepared to pick the carcass of the once-holy planet clean. But with Luke Skywalker torn between his allegiance to the Rebellion and pursuing the path of a Jedi, who will lead the charge against the Empire?
X-Men: Gold #19
THE NEGATIVE ZONE WAR Part 4. The X-Men fight a god. (No, really.) Can the X-Men defeat a god with the fate of an entire world hanging in the balance? What are the X-Men willing to sacrifice to save a planet?
X-Men: Grand Design #2
Revisit all of X-Men history with Eisner-winning writer/artist Ed Piskor!!! Relive the biggest moments in X-Men history: The flight of the Sentinels! The discovery of the Savage Land!! The death of Charles Xavier!!! For the X-Fan inside everyone!
Is The Walking Dead finally making changes to the status quo? Or will it shortly be business as post-apocalypse usual? The Walking Dead #175 boasts a new world order for our favourite characters as new enemies and people come into play.
There is a temple buried within a mountain that has never been written about or even dreamed of. Nothing can prepare the Rhodes family for the magic within. . . but desperate measures must be taken to shift the balance of power against Lore.
“BULLETS AND BRACES". The shattering climax to this pulse-racing crime fantasy! Housewife Juniper Blue and hitman Cason Bennett have switched lives, and the answers to how that happened dangle before them at last — just as a team of professional killers descend on their suburban hideout. Who lives, who dies, and what name goes on the gravestones? Don't miss the final twists and turns of this critically acclaimed series by 2017 Inkpot Award-winning writer Gail Simone!
Thea learns the hard way that peace never lasts.
No. 1 With A Bullet #3
Buckling under the stress, Nash’s reality is rocked as an unexpected visitor and the Museum of Death await her with open arms.
Paper Girls #19
The Battle of the Ages has begun, and Tiffany and her fellow Paper Girls are caught in its deadly crossfire.
Rat Queens Vol. 2 #7
“THE COLOSSAL MAGIC NOTHING,” Part Two. Even with all the random disappearances around Palisade, there’s still a lot of work to do! A pack of ravenous, drunken monsters lurk in the woods outside of town, and the Queens are only partly to blame!
Rock Candy Mountain #7
CHAPTER 7: “THE JUNGLE FIRES WERE BURNING”. Old friends reunite and old enemies return as the World's Toughest Hobo finds himself in the final stretch of his journey for the mythical hobo heaven but faces his toughest challenges yet as the stakes continue to rise. I do suspect you've seen some wild things in your days, Dear Friends, but this issue finds us in a trainyard war — a hobo donnybrook like you've never imagined! So boil up your glad rags, and grab your bindle as we find out if Jackson and company find salvation or a one-way trip on that westbound train to the boneyard! Part one of the two-part series finale of ROCK CANDY MOUNTAIN.
Scales & Scoundrels #5
Shipwrecked on an ocean miles below the surface, the scoundrels take shelter on a mysterious island. But what they find there is far from the gold and treasure legends spoke of. . .
A NEW HERO PREMIERES! Look for this exciting new character as she makes her heroic debut. Only ONE ISSUE left until the thrilling conclusion of “DARK HORROR!”
The Gravediggers Union #3
What is the key that will release the Dark Gods? Desperate to prove herself as the true prophet of the apocalypse, Morgan embarks on a darkly mystical journey that may tear her apart. Meanwhile, to find the location of Morgan and the Black Temple, the Gravediggers have to do battle with one of the strangest creatures they’ve ever encountered: the Yuppie-Vampire!
The Walking Dead #175
“NEW WORLD ORDER,” Part One. NEW FRIENDS. NEW ENEMIES. NEW THREATS. IT’S A WHOLE NEW WORLD.
Abby and Kimiko go behind the public face of the mysterious Senator Ben Stark and witness his origins — and a glimpse of the dark future his presidency means for the country. Meanwhile, Dean and Nadira are on the run, and Dean has to face some uncomfortable truths about what even those who purport to be on his side against ULTRA and Stark are capable of.
No one can be on the top of their game all the time. This week Justice League #36 continues it's look at what happens when overextending yourself harms others and what happens when the faith of the public in you starts to wane.
The mini-series Batman: White Knight has just been extended to eight issues and continues to grow in complexity as former Joker, Jack Napier, campaigns to get elected as councilman for Backport while those in power do all they can to stop him. Batman: White Knight #4.
“The Origin of Bruce Wayne”! If Mattie could grow up to be anybody, he’d grow up millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne. But what would happen if he was forced to relive the worst tragedy of Bruce’s life and his parents were murdered? Batman’s hunt for the killer puts him face to face with a strange mirror version of his own past.
Batman And The Signal #1
Batman may own the night, but with new villains emerging during the day, he needs an ally to defend the city when he can’t. Only one teen is up to the challenge; Duke Thomas. After months of training, he’s ready to step out of the shadow of the Bat to become his own kind of hero. Meet Gotham City’s newest protector: the Signal! Spinning out of adventures in ALL-STAR BATMAN and WE ARE ROBIN, comics superstar Scott Snyder and newcomer Tony Patrick take our young hero to new heights in this exciting miniseries with artwork by Cully Hamner.
Batman: White Knight #4
NOW AN EIGHT-ISSUE MINISERIES! Jim Gordon and the GCPD are thrown into disarray when Jack Napier leads a show stopping campaign to become councilman of the politically abandoned neighborhood of Backport. Civic backlash brews as Mayor Hill struggles to find creative ways of criminalizing Napier’s democratic aspirations, and Batman’s interference blooms into a liability for the GCPD’s public image. Through it all, the new Joker plots to derail everything — and new secrets about Harley’s past are revealed.
Black Lightning: Cold, Dead Hands #3
A deadly shooting. Two kids orphaned and on the run. . . with one of the alien super-weapons Tobias Whale is putting on the streets of Cleveland. Black Lightning must find them before tragedy strikes again. Because they are being hunted by police who consider them armed and dangerous. . . and by the murderous terrorist White Thunder!
Bombshells United #9
Talia’s tour of the labyrinth has led Batwoman and Renee to a shock: the Cheetah reached the Lazarus Pits before they did! Now that revenge is at hand, can Renee and Kate find peace within their hearts instead?
“Wretched of the Earth” part two! In trying to save the children from the vile clutches of the warlord Uma, Victor feels the pangs of being human again as he contracts a deadly virus. But in protecting them, will he sacrifice the one chance he has of being whole again? Or will he save himself at the cost of his humanity and his own immortal soul?
Dastardly And Muttley #5
Dick and Mutt’s search for General Harrington leads them to the Pentagon and the truth about the dangerous element set loose by War Pig One. It’s Dastardly and Muttley versus a quadruped creep in the battle to save the planet from becoming a brave new world of talking animals and a billion shiny colors.
The Spectre, Etrigan the Demon and the Phantom Stranger smell death around Deadman — and they’ve come to get a whiff! But they’re about to learn how little they know — because the secrets they seek are actually held in the mind of Deadman’s father. . . and those secrets lie very close to a near-death experience.
“The Fall of Slade” part two! Father and son clash when Jericho flies to rescue Deathstroke from Jericho’s ex — the resurrected Dr. Ikon! Meanwhile, Terra is summoned to an ambush by the Forgotten, the deadly leader of the White Lotus, and worlds collide as the New Super-Man demands Deathstroke’s arrest!
Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles #1
It’s 1953. While the United States is locked in a nuclear arms race with the Soviet Union, the gay Southern playwright known as Snagglepuss is the toast of Broadway. But success has made him a target. As he plans for his next hit play, Snagglepuss becomes the focus of the House Committee on Un-American Activities. And when powerful forces align to purge show business of its most subversive voices, no one is safe!
Green Arrow #36
“Trial of Two Cities” part four! Trapped at the bottom of the ocean and running out of air, Green Arrow must find a way to the surface to save Seattle before someone he loves pays the ultimate price for his mistakes!
Green Lanterns #38
“A WORLD OF OUR OWN” part two! Hunting the trail of the man behind the string of murders on the planet Ungara, Simon Baz and Jessica Cruz find the alien world thrown into utter chaos. Lines are drawn amongst the Ungaran people, and if the Green Lanterns can’t bring the villain to justice, Ungara may explode into violence!
Harley & Ivy Meet Betty And Veronica #4
The Riverdale Vixens didn’t really need a makeover, but they’re getting one anyway, courtesy of a pair of super-villains masquerading as It girls. Well, Harley-as-Betty is up to no good for sure, but who knew Ivy would turn Veronica into a bookworm? And how are their counterparts faring in Gotham City? You may not want to know. . .
Injustice 2 #17
Harley Quinn and Lucy pay a visit to Harley’s sister, leading to an encounter between Harley and Poison Ivy. Plus, tensions grow between Gorilla Grodd and Solovar over Ra’s al Ghul’s plans. Meanwhile, Professor Ivo unleashes his weapon of mass destruction: Amazo!
Justice League #36
“JUSTICE LOST” part three! Footage of a major Justice League failure ends up on an extremist website, going viral across social media and prompting a Congressional investigation of the team. As public debate explodes over America’s trust in the Justice League, the team faces a crisis of confidence in Batman and his methods, which ultimately highlights fractures within the team over civil rights and methodology.
“THE UNTOUCHABLE: RELENTLESS”! Bodies are piling up in Blüdhaven! Tracking down the killer will lead Nightwing into a web of corruption and intrigue —
and put him in the crosshairs! Dick Grayson’s greatest cold case is coming back to haunt him, and if he doesn’t solve it this time, it could destroy everything he’s built in his adopted hometown.
“SUPER SONS OF TOMORROW” finale! With no other choice left, the Batman of Tomorrow brings in the Titans of Tomorrow to take on today’s Teen Titans — as the life of Superman’s son hangs in the balance! See the return of future Superman Conner Kent, Wonder Woman Cassie Sandsmark and Bart Allen Flash in the final battle of this epic crossover.
The American Way: Those Above And Those Below #5
The American has discovered there is a new superhuman on the scene, and the young man is none too happy to be confronted by a costumed hero, especially not one he thinks is a government stooge. It’s a deadly standoff as fire meets fire — almost literally! Meanwhile, there is dissension in the ranks amongst the radicals as Amber Waves’ erratic behavior continues to bring heat of another kind down on all of them.
The Jetsons #3
It’s the end of the future as we know it, but even amid challenges, the Jetsons find time to grow closer during “The Small Moments.”
Dark Horse opens up the new year with only two titles this week. First up we've got Giants #2. In this second issue we'll get a better look at mankinds post giant monster apocalypse. Zedo and Gogi have been seperated, one to fall back into the underground darkness of gang warfare and the other to survive up above in monster ruled Earth.
Elsewhere we get further expansion in the Hellboy universe and lore as Mignola gives us a look at the past of one of Hellboy's enemies in Koshchei The Deathless #1.
Zedo and Gogi, two young men who have depended on one another for survival in the hellish, monster-infested future, find themselves separated. Zedo is forced to prove himself as part of a ruthless gang, while Gogi finds himself in the frozen White World ruled by the giant monster Sheik!
Koshchei The Deathless #1
Hellboy's immortal foe!
Sent to kill Hellboy by the Baba Yaga in Darkness Calls, Koshchei the Deathless hinted at a long and tragic life before being enslaved to the Russian witch. Now Koshchei relives every horrible act on his road to immortality and beyond, with none other than Hellboy himself - in Hell.
Mignola returns to Hell and to the bizarre folklore that's filled some of his greatest books, reuniting with one of his favorite collaborators, Ben Stenbeck (Frankenstein Underground, Witchfinder: In The Service of Angels, Baltimore).