Wednesday is here again, which means a new week for new comics (INVISIBLE KINGDOM & FEARLESS). If you are like me, you may still have a stack of comics that haven’t been read from last week, but how can anyone fault us for reading. Here is a list of books I will be picking up at my local comic shop.
INVISIBLE KINGDOM #5 – $3.99
Dark Horse Comics – G. Willow Wilson, Christian Ward, Sal Cipriano
The thrilling conclusion of the first arc! At the height of a mega-battle against Lux’s formidable ship, Grix manages to out-maneuver their opponent despite the Sundog’s less-than-battle-ready defenses. Will Vess and Grix ultimately get the help they need from Duni? And when faced the unsettling truth, will the public be with them . . . or against them?
THE ELECTRIC BLACK #2 – $3.99
Scout Comics – Joseph Schmalke, Rich Woodall
The Electric Black – a cursed antique shop appearing in any time or space, soliciting customers it hungers to corrupt or devour! The Electric Black appears in 1990’s Boston, Massachusetts. The enigmatic Julius Black has sent the store’s demented errand girl, June Bug, on an assignment to drop off an ancient relic to a mysterious client. This ominous artifact has a sinister past and the power to throw the world into chaos. An Inquisition Strike Force is on her trail and determined to quell the darkness that she and the mysterious emporium are unleashing. One psychotic young woman against a group of heavily armed men? They don’t stand a chance! Dare you step within the foreboding halls of the Electric Black?
FEARLESS #1 – $3.99
Marvel Comics – Seanan McGuire, Leah Williams, Kelly Thompson, Claire Roe, Nina Vakueva, Carmen Nunez Carnero, Rachelle Rosenberg, Tamra Bonvillain, Janice Chiang, Jenny Frison
THE FIERCEST LADIES OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE – ON AND OFF THE PAGE! Straight off her silver-screen debut, Captain Marvel takes the world by storm! And speaking of the weather, Storm of the X-Men faces a problem only a goddess could solve. Add the Invisible Woman, and you’ve got an unstoppable trio in a story by Hugo-nominated novelist and SPIDER-GWEN: GHOST-SPIDER writer Seanan McGuire! Then, Leah Williams takes us back to the golden days of romance with Millie the Model! PLUS: Get your dose of herstory with profiles on classic and contemporary creators!
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #41 – $3.99
BOOM! Studios – Ryan Parrott, Daniele Di Nicuolo, Walter Baiamonte, Katia Ranalli, Jamal Campbell, Ed Dukeshire
NECESSARY EVIL, the Power Rangers comic book event of 2019, continues here! You think you know everything about the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers – but this issue answers one of the biggest questions in franchise history with revelations that will shake the team to their core. The White Ranger may be their new leader… but who is the new enemy of the Power Rangers?
MARTIAN MANHUNTER #7 – $3.99
DC Comics – Steve Orlando, Riley Rossmo, Ivan Plascencia
J’onn and Diane have had a break in the Ashley Addams case! With a fully armed S.W.A.T. team, they head to a pig farm an infamous human-trafficking cartel calls home. They’ll lead a raid to find out the truth about what happened to Ashley ,and J’onn will be forced to use the full spectrum of his Martian abilities on Earth for the first time!