by | Aug 26, 2020

There is nothing quite like New Comic Book Day! It wouldn’t be a Wednesday without new comics like THE PLOT & AMETHYST.

If you are a reader like me, that TBR (to be read) pile of comics continues to grow. If that isn’t enough to stop you from checking out new releases, here is my list of Top 5 Comics out this week.

THE PLOT #6 -$3.99

Publisher – Vault Comics
Creators –  Tim Daniel, Michael Moreci, Josh Hixson, Jordan Boyd, Jim Campbell, Chris Shehan

In the attic, Chase has drowned. Outside, the floodwaters rise. Trapped and separated within the manor, the Blaines confront the source of their anguish.

AMETHYST #5 – $3.99

Publisher – DC Comics
Creators – Amy Reader, Marissa Louise, Gabriela Downie

After learning the shocking truth about her parents, Princess Amethyst is forced to pay the price for their misdeeds. But not for long, because here comes Max to the rescue! Secret passages and the mysteries of House Aquamarine: it’s a whirlwind adventure for Amy and her companions as the critically acclaimed adventure reaches its climax!


Publisher – IDW Publishing
Creators  – David M. Booher, Drew Zucker, Vittorio Astone, Deron Bennett

Book 2 of all-ages fan favorite Canto begins! Once, a little tin slave with a clock for a heart broke all the rules-he found love, he was given a name, and he escaped his masters to go on an epic journey to save his love’s heart. He met strange allies and terrifying enemies and, ultimately, though his adventure didn’t turn out as planned, he returned to his people and led them to freedom.

That freedom is in jeopardy when Canto discovers his people’s clocks will stop unless they return to captivity. He and his friends Falco, Rikta, and Veratta embark on a new adventure to save the lives of all their people. Can they lift the curse before their time runs out?


Publisher – BOOM! Studios
Creators – Ryan Parrott, Moises Hidalgo, Walter Baiamonte, Katia Ranalli, Ed Dukeshire, Jamal Campbell

Lord Zedd has released his greatest creation yet-the ALL NEW DARK RANGERS; Baboo, Goldar, Squat, Finster and Rita Repulsa, powered by the Green Chaos Crystal, against the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers! What is the full extent of Lord Zedd’s master plan?

BLISS #2 – $3.99

Publisher – Image Comics
Creators – Sean Lewis, Caitlin Yarsky

Who is behind the drug called BLISS? Who leads the Street Gods that turned our sweet hero into a killer? What choices did Benton make to fall so far, and how have these choices driven his family apart?

The monstrous goddess Lethe emerges to defend Benton’s honor as his son Perry fights for his father’s life in court. Breaking Bad meets Neil Gaiman’s Sandman in an urban fantasy unlike any you’ve ever seen.

For more great series be sure to also check out: Black Magick #13, Tartarus #5, Wynd #3, Engine Ward #2, Hellions #3