What better way to relax after a stressful week then settling down with a few new comic books. It may only be Wednesday, but that is the perfect time to swing by and support your local comic shop. Out this week are HOME SICK PILOTS & GIGA.
You may already have piles or boxes of unread comics sitting at home, but should be an excuse to miss out on this weeks new books. To highlight a couple of this weeks new releases, here is my list of Top 5 Comics.
HOME SICK PILOTS #1 -$3.99
Publisher – Image Comics
Creators – Dan Watters, Caspar Wijngaard, Aditya Bidikar, Tom Muller, Dani
In the summer of 1994, a haunted house walks across California. Inside is Ami, lead singer of a high school punk band-who’s been missing for weeks. How did she get there, and what do these ghosts want? Expect three-chord songs and big bloody action that’s Power Rangers meets The Shining (yes, really).
LONELY RECEIVER #4 – $3.99
Publisher – Aftershock Comics
Creators – Zac Thompson, Jen Hickman, Simon Bowland
A horrific breakup story in five parts.
Catrin is truly alone and descending into madness. Lost with her thoughts, she finds herself reel-ing, falling deeper in love with her phone. But it refuses to love her back. So she gives herself to it and becomes one with the machine landscape.
Reeling backward / and I’m changing //
// Not myself / I evolve / spinning into the green above
/ Descending deep / I’m alone / spiraling into others /
/ Until I meet // the one I love.
MOUNTAINHEAD #5 – $3.99
Publisher – IDW Publishing
Creators – John Lees, Ryan Lee, Doug Garbark, Shawn Lee
The acclaimed horror sensation reaches its devastating conclusion! With no hope of escape, the only option left for Abraham is to fight. And so begins a perilous ascent to the peak of Mount Rector, where it all began. But Abraham and his friends won’t just have to deal with dizzying heights and dangerous terrain… they are being pursued. If you thought you were prepared for the revelations of this explosive finale, you were wrong!
PANTOMIME #2 – $3.99
Publisher – Mad Cave Studios
Creators – Christopher Sebela, David Stoll, Dearbhla Kelly, Justin Birch
The Manager has broken into the lives of our teen criminals and pulls them further into the darkness. Giving them a crook’s playground to train their skills to send them out on jobs for him. Can the kids get out before it’s too late, or will The Manager swallow them up?
GIGA #2 – $3.99
Publisher – Vault Comics
Creators – Alex Paknadel, John Le, Rosh, Aditya Bidikar
Evan should never have gone back to the dead Giga, but he did, and now he’s a murder suspect. Meanwhile, Legs is deteriorating at an alarming rate. The Red King–the oldest and largest of the Giga–is revealed, prophesied to unleash hell on a world whose sins the great mech took into itself centuries earlier. As an old friend of Evan’s returns, he devises a desperate plan to locate the dead Giga’s real killers.