There is nothing quite like New Comic Book Day! It wouldn’t be a Wednesday without new comics like DOCTOR TOMORROW & BLEED THEM DRY. As publishers continue to resume their regular shipping schedules, my TBR (to be read) pile starts to build up again.
If you’re like me and need to budget your weekly comic purchases, I’ve come up with a list of my Top 5 Comics to buy this week.
LOW LOW WOODS #6 -$3.99
Publisher – DC Comics
Creators – Carmen Maria Machado, Dani, Tamra Bonvillain, Steve Wands, Jenny Frison
There’s a fire burning deep within the ground in Shudder-to-Think, Pennsylvania. There’s a river running through the mountains that makes you forget your life. There’s an old resort called Heaven on Earth, where a group of men like to make women forget. And there are two teenagers named Octavia and El who are determined to put an end to it all. Time is running out.
MIGHTY MORPHIN’ POWER RANGERS #50 – $4.99
Publisher – BOOM! Studios
Creators – Ryan Parrott, Daniele di Nicuolo, Walter Baiamonte, Katia Ranalli, Ed Dukeshire, Jamal Campbell
The MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS & the OMEGA RANGERS – along with surprise new allies – versus The Anointed in the conclusion to NECESSARY EVIL! ? Everything has been leading to the shocking return of a fan favorite character so big that we needed a LAST PAGE GATEFOLD to contain it! ? But what does it mean now that [SPOILER] is back?
BLEED THEM DRY #1 – $3.99
Publisher – Vault Comics
Creators – Hiroshi Koizumi, Eliot Rahal, Dike Ruan, Miquel Muerto, Andworld Design
The year is 3333. Earth is in a state of recovery. Vampires are real, and though far less populous, they thrive alongside humans in the Japanese-engineered mega-city known as Asylum. People have come to understand that some Immortals are good, some are bad, and most navigate the world without incident. There is peace. That is…until now. Someone is brutally murdering vampires. And Detective Harper Halloway has been assigned to the case. To solve it, she’ll have to unearth a much deeper truth: The future of humanity has been edited.
THAT TEXAS BLOOD #1 – $3.99
Publisher – Image Comics
Creators – Chris Condon, Jacob Phillips
Like Paris, Texas gut-punched by No Country for Old Men, this mature neo-Western crime series kicks off when the search for a casserole dish leads to a dark and tense confrontation on Sheriff Joe Bob Coates’ 70th birthday.
DOCTOR TOMORROW #3 – $3.99
Publisher – Valiant Entertainment
Creators – Alejandro Arbona, Jim Towe, Diego Rodriguez, Clayton Cowles, Peach Momoko
The entire world vs. a madman… the world is going to need more heroes!
It’s the can’t-miss clash of 2020 as Hardian stands against the Valiant Universe!
If you’re looking for more great series, check out: Die #11, Sex Criminals #29, Jimmy Olsen #11, Once & Future #8 & Rogue Planet #2