I’ve always been of the opinion that there’s a great comic book out there for everyone. I love making recommendations to folks – especially new readers – and helping them grow a love for one of America’s unique forms of literature.
So, let me tell you what to read this week.
Last Broadcast #1
Writer: Sirangelo, Andre
Artist: Iumazark, Gabriel
Cover Artist: Iumazark, Gabriel
Featuring two urban explorers, Last Broadcast is a mystery story surrounding a conspiracy. The team must discover what happened to long-vanished 1930s magician. This series looks to be an interesting mystery spanning decades!
Writer: Pak, Greg
Artist: Lee, Jae
Cover Artist: Lee, Jae
Issue 11 marks the beginning of a new arc for this beautifully illustrated series. Batman and Lois Lane must team up to find Superman, and Catwoman may have some insight to where he is.
Black Canary and Zatanna Bloodspell Hardcover
Writer: Dini, Paul
Artist: Quinones, Joe
Cover Artist: Quinones, Joe
Magic meets might when two of DC’s coolest female heroes team up in this graphic novel by Paul Dini and Joe Quinones. Black Canary needs Zatanna’s help to investigate an odd situation involving black magic.
Writer: Millar, Mark
Artist: Fegredo, Duncan
Cover Artist: Fregredo, Duncan
When teens discover a drug that increases their speed, they have the opportunity to become heroes. Unfortunately, the teens in Millar’s MPH see this super-speed drug as their chance to do whatever they want.
Writer: Vaughan, Brian K.
Artist: Staples, Fiona
Cover Artist: Staples, Fiona
It’s back!!!! It’s time for you to jump in on this Hugo award-winning team. Get the first three trades and read this issue that kicks off a new arc.
Amazing X-Men #7
Writer: Aaron, Jason
Artist: McGuinness, Ed
Cover Artist: McGuinness, Ed
The sight of Spider-Man hanging out with his Amazing Friends should make you thrust your fist in the air out of excitement. The trio must save New York City!
The Unwritten: Apocalypse #5
Writer: Carey, Mike
Artist: Gross, Peter
Cover Artist: Shimizu, Yuko
This single-issue interlude features series favorite Pauly Bruckner. Will this man-turned-rabbit finally get what he wants?
That’s it for this week’s pull list! If you have any recommendations for comic fans (and non-fans) out there, share them in the comments section!