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LGBTQA Previews April 2024 Part 2

Looking ahead at comics and graphic novels for April and May. Trick Pony by Greg Lockard, Anna David, and Lucas Gattoni blends fantasy and magical realism to tell the story of a washed up rodeo star getting a second chance at happiness and love. The graphic novel debuted on Comixology last year and Dark Horse will release a print edition. Alan Scott writer Tim Sheridan cowrites Masters of the Universe Revolution also from Dark Horse. The recent Hawkgirl mini series by Jadzia Axelrod and Amancay Nahuelpan will get a collected edition. Fans of the non binary superhero Circuit Breaker will want to pick up the upcoming Flash annual. There’s a deluxe omnibus coming for Secret Six by Gail Simone and her creative cohorts. A Kaptara trade from creators Chip Zdarsky and Kagan McLeod as well as the recent Alpha Flight Divided We Stand mini getting a trade. The attacks by Orchis continue to have consequences for the X-Men as the wonder and awe of the Krakoa period is destroyed.

Let’s just get right to the list because there’s so much more! But first, the “fine print”!

This monthly column features comics, graphic novels, and books from Dark, Horse, DC, Image, IDW, and Marvel. You’ll find items from publishers such as BOOM, Archie, Black Mask, Vault, other small and indy presses and BL/ yaoi and yuri in part one.

Comics and graphic novels appear on the list if creators identify as LGBTQA+ or are allies or if the work include queer characters or themes.

The strange code with letters and numbers after each item are Diamond order codes for easy ordering with your comic shop! Items from are in this list. Names of people marked in bold are queer or ally creators!

Credit where credit is due – Andy Mangels because this was his idea and wrote many such lists and to Mike McDermott for his suggestions and input about several series that have been added to the list! Notice something missing that should be on the list? Please send a message!

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DARK HORSE

ASSASSINS APPRENTICE II #6 $3.99 Page 208
Jody Houser, Robin Hobb, and Ryan Kelly
On the edge of the Occlusion Zone, the Republic outpost on Eriadu is a safe place for a reunion of allies. After a year of hoping, searching, and daring rescues, Zeen, Lula, and more friends have made their way to this new home. Reunited, it’s time to face their destiny and stand together against the fearsome onslaught of the Nihil from beyond the Stormwall. What new challenges await our heroes on the next leg of their journey? FEB240947

AVATAR FRONTIERS OF PANDORA #3 $3.99 Page 213
Ray Fawkes and Gabriel Guzman
As So’lek tracks and trails the forest-dwelling cuirass crab, the Tipani clanXone of the most silent, stealthy, and fierce of the Na’viXtrack his every move. Appearing only when they choose, So’lek will receive far more than a lesson in hunting prowess, but a choice between two futures. JAN241142

BLUE BOOK 1947 #4$4.99 Page 208
James Tynion IV and Michael Avon Oeming
The country’s fascination with UFOs grew tremendously after the crash discovery in Roswell, New Mexico and the fervor starts to inspire hoaxes, lies, and further paranoia as the information (whether true or not) spreads across the United States of America. Also including a True Weird backup story by John Harris Dunning, John J. Pearson, and Aditya Bidikar! FEB240950

CANTO HC VOL 1 $29.99 Page 213
David S. Booher, Drew Zucker & Various
Enslaved for generations, Canto’s people once had hearts. Now they have clocks. They are forbidden to love, yet Canto loves a little tin girl. When slavers damage her clock beyond repair, Canto embarks on an incredible journey through his strange and fantastic world to bring back her heart. As he conquers fearsome creatures and finds unlikely allies, he must confront the mysterious figure who has taken their hearts to save the one he loves. This high-quality hardcover reprint features brand new cover art, collects the entire first series, an expansive cover gallery, sketchbook and process section, and a new introduction by legendary Usagi Yojimbo creator Stan Sakai! FEB241002

CRITICAL ROLE VOX MACHINA ORIGINS IV #1 $3.99 Page208
Matthew Mercer, Jody Houser, and Noah Hayes
Hello! Is anybody home? Vox Machina is tasked to investigate the whereabouts of Sir Fince after his disappearance. After some poking and prodding, clues lead the team to a mysterious basement. What dark surprises await our heroes in the bowels of his homestead? The campaign continues with series IV of Critical Role: Vox Machina Origins, from the New York Times bestselling team of Jody Houser, Noah Hayes, Diana Sousa, and Ariana Maher! FEB240954

DAWNRUNNER #3 $4.99 Page 209
Ram V and Evan Cagle
Ace mech pilot, Anita Marr, continues to explore the unusual link forming between her and Dawnrunner, the new prototype Iron King she has been partnered with. Together, they might be humanity’s best hope in fighting back the ongoing onslaught of the monstrous Tetza. FEB240955

GHOSTBUSTERS BACK IN TOWN #3 $3.99 Page 209
David M. Booher and Blue Delliquanti
As tensions rise in the city and in the Spengler family, Phoebe discovers the entity targeting the Ghostbusters: the malevolent Madam Malvaeux! On her own and outmatched, Phoebe escapes through the sewers, and stumbles into… supernatural standup? FEB240962

HEARTPIERCER #1 $3.99 page 210
Rich Douek and Gavin Smith
Atala thought she was saving the worldXbut hunting the great beasts wound up dooming it. Betrayed by her lord, and left for dead, she awakes in a dark world overrun by nightmares, with a single mission on her mind: revenge. A thrilling new dark fantasy tale from the minds of Rich Douek and Gavin Smith! FEB240966

MASTERS OF UNIVERSE REVOLUTION #1 $3.99 Page 211
Tim Sheridan & Various, and Daniel HDR
Fates and ambitions collide! Journey to the earliest days of one of the universe’s most consequential, and fraught, team ups in this first issue of the official four-part prequel to the Netflix streaming event. Hordak is an ambitious general, eager to make his mark; Skeletor is an aspiring mage, hungry for power. Joining forces, melding ancient Eternian magic with advanced Horde technology, could bring them all their evil hearts’ desire… but they’ll have to survive each other first. FEB240977

THE ODDLY PEDESTRIAN LIFE OF CHRISTOPHER CHAOS #9 $4.99 Page 219
Tate Brombal, Nick Robles, and Soo Lee
Six months have passed since the battle in the Monster Underground, and Christopher has never been happier. He’s finally embracing his inner mad scientist, building new inventions every day, and maybe even starting a Monster Club with Jordi and Viv?! But when two new students arrive at school and old foes refuse to die, Christopher’s newfound bliss may end as soon as it began… FEB240983

TRICK PONY TP $22.99 Page 215
Greg Lockard, Anna David, and Lucas Gattoni
From the GLAAD Media Award-nominated writer of the bestselling queer historical graphic novel Liebestrasse comes this LGBTQA+ fantasy tale of a washed-up rodeo star heading home to visit his father in the hospital. While on the road he confronts the mistakes of his past and the monsters of his present. A beautiful story that blends together themes of second chances, magical realism, queer romance, and fantasy. FEB241017

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BATMAN #146 $4.99 Page 1
Chip Zdarsky and Jorge Jimenez
The explosive Dark Prisons continues as Batman learns from an old mentor what Zur’s plans are for Gotham City…and the world! Can the Dark Knight escape from a prison designed by the ultimate version of himself? And what nefarious role does The Joker play in all of this? 0224DC001

BATMAN CATWOMAN THE GOTHAM WAR HC $29.99 Page 38
Chip Zdarsky, Tini Howard, Matthew Rosenberg, Mike Hawthorne, Adriano Di Benedetto, Jorge Jimenez and More
Batman battles Catwoman for the future of Gotham City in the hardcover collection of the incredible crossover event! With Batman sidelined, a new regime has imposed order on Gotham City, bringing crime to historic lows and sending villains scrambling. The name at the heart of this new, safer Gotham? Catwoman. But the new order can’t last for long on its own, and every member of the Bat-Family must pick a side as tensions that have mounted for over a year explode onto the city streets. And while heroes like the Red Hood find their destiny forever changed, a new player–the immortal Vandal Savage–arrives with an agenda all his own. Collects Batman #137-138, Catwoman #57-58, Batman/Catwoman: The Gotham War: Battle Lines #1, Batman/Catwoman: The Gotham War: Scorched Earth #1, and Batman/Catwoman: The Gotham War: Red Hood #1-2. 0224DC173

BATMAN DARK AGE #2 $5.99 Page 5
Mark Russell and Michael Allred
Guilty as charged! When a young and aimless Bruce Wayne finds himself incarcerated, he looks for a way to shorten his sentence and return to his charmed lifestyle. Little does he know, signing up for a tour with the army in Vietnam will change him forever. Witness the birth of the Bat under the watchful eye of the one-and-only Sergeant Ra’s al Ghul! 0224DC023

BATMAN DYLAN DOG #2 $4.99 Page 27
Roberto Recchioni, Gigi Cavenago, and Werther Dell Edera
The second issue of the bombastic team-up between DC’s Dark Knight and Sergio Bonelli’s Nightmare Investigator is here! Batman hunts through London to find any trace of the kidnapped Catwoman, and all of his clues are turning up smiles…while Dylan Dog must enlist the help of John Constantine to track down a serial killer…a serial killer he already put in the ground years before. Life is hell in more ways than one in this gargantuan issue that will bring you straight to hell (but will it take you back?). 0224DC152

BATMAN THE KNIGHT TP $29.99 Page 44
Chip Zdarsky and Carmine Di Giandomenico
How did an angry, damaged young man grow into the most accomplished detective and crime-fighter the world has ever known? On Bruce Wayne’s journey toward becoming the Dark Knight, he has many hard lessons to learn. His adventure begins in Paris, where he’ll train with a world-renowned cat burglar and encounter a horrifying serial killer stalking the city’s wealthy elite. Will this first test for the young Batman prove deadly? Superstar writer Chip Zdarsky and acclaimed artist Carmine Di Giandomenico will take Bruce Wayne on a fraught journey, making allies and enemies, on his training to become Batman. Collects Batman: The Knight. 0224DC187

BIRDS OF PREY #8 $3.99 Page 9
Kelly Thompson and Javier Pina
Mari McCabe aka Vixen has joined the Birds of Prey to help them get to the bottom of the mysterious villain hunting them through time. But first Mari has a fashionably dangerous problem of her own that needs solving. You scratch my back, I scratch yours, never looked so good. 0224DC052

BLUE BEETLE #8 $3.99 Page 23
Josh Trujillo and Adrian Gutierrez
With Jaime back in Palmera City, he’s faced with picking up the pieces from his battle with the Blood Scarab. 0224DC132

CATWOMAN #64 $3.99 Page 6
Tini Howard and Carmine Di Giandomenico
Nine Lives part six. Selina has carried out almost every lethal heist on the face of the earth, so now it’s time to head to space! In a universe full of interplanetary heroes and villains, secrets get left behind in strange places, and one in particular has caught the Catwoman’s eye. As she approaches a familiar, yet abandoned station, she might want to watch her back–for she’s not the only one walking among the stars! 0224DC027

DARK CRISIS YOUNG JUSTICE TP $16.99 Page 44
Meghan Fitzmartin and Laura Braga
Crises have always had devastating impacts on the heroes that make up Young Justice, and Dark Crisis will hit them even harder. Tim Drake, Impulse, and Superboy go missing during the Justice League’s funeral. The only person concerned enough to find them? Cassie Sandsmark, a.k.a. Wonder Girl. But…the three boys aren’t on this Earth anymore…they’re on the world of their dreams, one they may never want to leave! Who is giving them everything they want, and what do they expect from our heroes? Presenting the next evolution in this generation of heroes’ story from the epic creative team of Meghan Fitzmartin and Laura Braga. Collects Dark Crisis: Young Justice #1-6. 0224DC189

DC’S SPRING BREAKOUT #1 $9.99 Page 26
Meghan Fitzmartin, Cameron Chittock, Joey Esposito, Morgan Hampton, Patrick R. Young, Tom Krajewski, Mike Barr, Kenya Danino, Vasco Georgiev, Paul Pelletier, Nico Bascunan and More
Spring has sprung! Flowers are blooming, bees are buzzing, Harley is breaking King Shark out of Belle Reve prison…all is right in the DCU as both heroes and villains face all sorts of different spring breaks. Breaking out of a coffin? Lex Luthor has that covered. Spring break training? Send in Superman! Breaking out of your shell? Batman and Mr. Freeze explore that possibility through a connection in their shared past. Breaking down a worthy adversary? Katana and her sword of souls might just be able to tackle that. And it wouldn’t be a spring break without a Teen Titans beach trip! All these and more in DC’s Spring Breakout!–eight breakout stories to put a spring in your step (is there a zit breakout story? You’ll have to read to find out!) [While Harley is featured in a story it’s impossible to know if there is more LGBTQA content.] 0224DC146

DETECTIVE COMICS #1084 Page 4
Ram V, Alex Paknadel, and Javier Fernandez
The city glitters on the horizon. His city. His responsibility to defend and protect. But home has changed. Corrupted by the power of the Orghams’ hypnotic suggestions. Mutated into something he does not recognize. This isn’t the city Batman remembers. But the city doesn’t remember Batman, either. Gotham Nocturne: Act III is upon us and the countdown to the finale of Ram V’s epic Gothic Opera has begun. You are not ready. 0224DC009

FLASH #8 $3.99 Page 19
Si Spurrier and Mike Deodato Jr.
The Stillness’s prayers have been answered, and with the help of someone very familiar to Wally West, the next stage of their plan is enacted… meanwhile, where is Wally, and what has the Resident done with him? 0224DC109

FLASH 2024 ANNUAL #1 $5.99
Simon Spurrier and AL Kaplan
With Wally West M.I.A., Central City needs help dealing with all the bizarre new threats that have arisen, so thankfully, Wallace West, Avery Ho, and Circuit Breaker are here to help. But can they count on Barry Allen, who is having a crisis of his own? 0224DC111

GREEN ARROW #11 $3.99 Page 21
Joshua Williamson and Sean Izaakse
Since Green Arrow #1, Merlyn has manipulated Oliver Queen and the Arrow family but after Green Arrow makes a deal with Waller, the final battle between the two archers is here! And whoever loses this shootout will be stranded forever! [Connor Hawke is in the cast.] 0224DC119

GREEN LANTERN WAR JOURNAL #8 $4.99 Page 22
Phillip Kennedy Johnson and Montos
Questioning his loyalty to the Green Lantern Corps and stranded on a terrifying new world, John finds a lost crew desperately in need of a hero, even as he senses an ominous growing presence within the Dark Star of the Fenn. Meanwhile, on Earth, John’s newly resurrected sister, Ellie, learns that she shares John’s powers…and she’ll need them to protect their family from the cosmic abomination that was Varron! 0224DC125

HARLEY QUINN #39 $4.99 Page 8
Tini Howard and Natacha Bustos
Hey, Puddin’! Meet the new and improved Harley Quinn super villain for hire. That’s right, you jabronis! I’m back and I’m busting heads. Okay, just between you and me though, this is all part of a secret plan I got going to study some of Gotham’s worst, up close and personally. Think of it as an anthropologic study and don’t get your brain all flustered. Plus: Zip! Pow! Xoinko! Feast your eyes on my interstellar delights as yer girl takes a trip into outer space to hang with star babes and slay some serious outer space stinkers brought to you by my great-grousemother Erica Henderson! 0224DC04 (Sweeney Boo cover) / 0224DC045 (Jenny Frison card stock variant cover $4.99)

HARLEY QUINN 2024 ANNUAL #1 $5.99 Page 8
Erica Henderson
Toot toot! Ladies and germs, don’t you just hate it when you bust your butt left and right with no reward? Whether you’re devoted to a life of heroism, villainy, or regular-person-ism–everyone needs a break. Which is where the Harley Quinn 2024 annual comes in! 40 pages of luxurious luxury cruise-based comedy guaranteed to leave you feeling rested, relaxed, and ready to fricking solve a maritime murder mystery. When Zatanna gets framed for a mystery on a cruise ship, ol’ Shamluck Harley is on the case! 0224DC050

HAWKGIRL ONCE UPON A GALAXY TP $16.99 Page 40
Jadzia Axelrod and Amancay Nahuelpan
Soaring to new heights, battling new foes! Hawkgirl, a.k.a. Kendra Saunders, needs a fresh start…and Metropolis is just the place to begin her new post Justice League life. But when a mysterious villain with a powerful connection to the Nth metal that makes up Hawkgirl’s wings starts causing trouble, Kendra will finally have to admit she needs help. New hero Galaxy can manipulate all kinds of energy, and her dog Argus can talk, but will they be enough to stop the monsters terrorizing nightclubs, dragons destroying skyscrapers, and the very dimension they live in collapsing in on itself? And can they survive…the Nth World?! This brand-new adventure with sky-high action, adventure, and intrigue by Jadzia Axelrod and Amancay Nahuelpan collects Hawkgirl #1-6., 0224DC178

JOHN CONSTANTINE HELLBLAZER DEAD IN AMERICA #4 $4.99 Page 34
Si Spurrier and Aaron Campbell
John Constantine…faith healer? Disguised as a Catholic priest in a small town near the Texas-Mexico border, John searches for the connection between how a dust-ridden county turned out a massive harvest and Dream’s missing sand. But this good-natured, all-American town has an ugly secret…one that brings John, Nat, and Noah face-to-face with monsters of a very human kind. 0224DC164

JUSTICE SOCIETY OF AMERICA #11 $3.99 Page 27
Geoff Johns and Mikel Janin
As Huntress pushes to recruit the Harlequin’s Son, the Legionnaire enacts his plans against the JSA! What does this mean for the future of the world’s first superteam?! 0224DC150

NIGHTWING #113 $4.99 Page 7
Tom Taylor, Michael W. Conrad, Various, Howard Porter
Landmark 300th issue! Since the 1940’s, you’ve seen him go from acrobat to orphan; from Dick Grayson to Robin; from Robin to Nightwing. You’ve seen him work alongside the universe’s most powerful heroes, against existence’s most sinister villains. You have seen Dick Grayson do so many things, but now, in his 300th issue, you will see him…well, you’ll just have to pick up the issue and find out. Join us for this legacy 300 milestone! 0224DC036

NIGHTWING 2024 ANNUAL #1 $5.99
Travis Moore
The secret origins of Bea Bennett! During Nightwing’s recent pirate adventure, we learned that Bea Bennett, Dick/Ric’s ex-girlfriend, is a pirate queen whose father, the Quartermaster, left her an entire pirate society! But what about her life before she became a pirate? Before she met Ric Grayson? Just what, and more importantly, who led her to where she is today. A backstory like no other with tales of betrayal, love, and independence. 0224DC042

NIGHTWING HC VOL 05 TIME OF THE TITANS $24.99 Page 45
Tom Taylor, CS Pacat, Travis G. Moore, Bruno Redondo, Julio Ferreira and More
The Titans of Bludhaven! After the events of Dark Crisis, it’s now Dick’s time to lead…so Nightwing and the Titans unite to become the premier league in the DC Universe and move their base of operations to Bludhaven. But before they can even settle in, they must confront the demon of darkness, Neron, along with the murderous Grinning Man. Will the team survive a battle through the depths of hell itself? Plus, while Nightwing continues to mentor Jon Kent (a.k.a. Superman), they use their detective skills to track down who’s behind the circus murders. And that person may be connected to Dick Grayson… Collects issues #101-105. 0224DC175

OUTSIDERS #6 $4.99 Page 9
Jackson Lanzing, Collin Kelly, and Robert Carey
The place between the pages! Welcome, Outsiders. Welcome to a pleasant small town, sitting just outside the periphery of memory. Please, do make yourselves at home–there’s much to do, and all the time in the world to do it. Take a stroll past long forgotten faces, visit places that no longer are, and leave the worries of your endless existence behind. At long last, you have nothing to fear. Welcome to the Place Between Pages. Welcome outside. 0224DC057

POISON IVY #21 $3.99 Page 10
G. Willow Wilson and Marcio Takara
Who’s black, grey, and green all over? Batman. Uncover how Poison Ivy and the Dark Knight Detective himself first came to blows in the final chapter of G. Willow Wilson and Marcio Takara’s unforgettable Origin of Species storyline. 0224DC059

POWER GIRL #8 $3.99 Page 15
Leah Williams, Eduardo Pansica, and Julio Ferreira
House of Brainiac tie in! After an unexpected attack by Brainiac and his army of Lobos, everyone who has power in Metropolis has been kidnapped and imprisoned. But fear not, our hero has avoided capture and is the lone super in a city of helpless civilians. Will she be up for the challenge? Or is a strange visitor about to turn her world upside-down? Get ready for Crush to crash this pity party!, 0224DC090

PREZ SETTING A DANGEROUS PRESIDENT TP $16.99 Page 29
Mark Russell and Ben Caldwell
It’s 2046 and America has just elected its first teenage president: Beth Ross, a.k.a. Corndog Girl, best known for a viral video on social media! Previously selected as one of YALSA’s Top Ten Graphic Novels for Teens, DC’s critically acclaimed political satire Prez returns in a new format and more relevant than ever. Collects Prez #1-6 along with a short from Catwoman: Election Night #1 and DC Sneak Peek: Prez #1, as well as a brand-new short story. 0224DC155

SECRET SIX BY GAIL SIMONE OMNIBUS HC VOL 01 $125.00 Page 45
Gail Simone, Nicola Scott, Dale Eaglesham, and various
This band of outcasts has fought the world’s greatest heroes and the world’s deadliest villains. They’ve shot, swindled, scammed, and double-crossed the very best and lived to tell the tale. The Secret Six will take any job if the price is right but might kill each other off in the process. Collects Villains United #1-6, Villains United: Infinite Crisis Special #1, Birds Of Prey #104-109, Secret Six (vol. 2) #1-6, Secret Six (vol 3) #1-16, and stories from 52 #28 and Countdown #22, along with an introduction and commentary by Simone, new cover by Nicola Scott, and more! 0224DC192

SUICIDE SQUAD DREAM TEAM #2 $3.99 Page 16
Nicole Maines, Eddy Barrows, and Eber Ferreira
Dreamer has made her break from the rest of the Squad, and Amanda Waller is pissed. Who will side with the dream-walking precog, and who will kiss the ring of the DC Universe’s premier control freak? The answers will surprise you (except I think we all pretty much know Bizarro will do something opposite, though, right?) as the Dream Team shatters! 0224DC094 (Eddy Barrows cover) / 0224DC096 (Jerry Gaylord $5.99 cardstock cover pictured.)

SUICIDE SQUAD KILL ARKHAM ASYLUM #4 $4.99 Page 25
John Layman and Jesus Hervas
It takes more than a boomerang to survive a riot at Arkham Asylum, and all its super-powered rioters. This in particular sucks if a boomerang is your weapon of choice, and your name is Captain Boomerang. So, to survive you join up with some allies. But be careful who you join with, because nobody is to be trusted, and your allies just might be worse than your enemies. Presenting the most brain-bending, backstabbing, boomeranging-est episode yet of Rocksteady’s Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League! Each print issue includes a redeemable code for a bonus weapon doll digital token in Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League inspired by the comics. Get the new Mad Hatter weapon doll digital token with issue #4. Paying subscribers with a DC Universe Infinite Annual or Ultra subscription (U.S. only) who read the digital issues of Suicide Squad: Kill Arkham Asylum will also receive these bonus digital codes. 0224DC140

SUPERMAN SON OF KAL-EL VOL 03 BATTLE FOR GAMORRA $16.99 Page 46
Tom Taylor, Nicole Maines, Cian Tormey, Clayton Henry, Ruairi Coleman and More
Jonathan Kent has faced many challenges on the way to becoming Superman, but what will he do when faced with metahuman bombs? Jon and his journalist boyfriend Jay must unravel the secrets of dictator Henry Bendix’s Rising before all the heroes of the DCU fall before the explosive threat. The mysterious heroine called Dreamer foresees a horrible outcome to the battle that’s coming…but does that prediction also hold the key to Superman avoiding that terrible fate? Jon, Jay, and the super-activists called the Revolutionaries attack Bendix head-on, with Bendix’s technology turning friends and loved ones into deadly foes! Collects Superman: Son of Kal-El #11-15. 0224DC194

TEEN TITANS STARFIRE TP $16.99 Page 28
Kami Garcia and Gabriel Picolo
Kori Anders’ summer job at a ritzy Santa Monica beach club is fun, but she doesn’t care about keeping up with the current trends, and she’s not interested in rushing around to all the parties. She’d rather explore her inexplicable draw to the stars or hang out with her new friend, Victor Stone. Her sister, Kira, on the other hand, is the most popular girl around. With the hottest clothes, an even hotter boyfriend (the Tate Fairweather), and a take-no-prisoners attitude, she’s Kori’s opposite in every way. Their summer heats up when Tate’s uncle asks the girls to participate in an EDS study his pharmaceutical company is running. During treatment, Kori develops some strange powers she never had before…and she might not be the only one. Can Kori persuade her sister to trust her before it’s too late? And when a carload of teens with their own powers come looking for her to warn her about a creepy stalker, she’ll learn that trust is a two-way street! 0224DC154

TITANS #10 $3.99 Page 21
Tom Taylor and Lucas Meyer
The Titans are committed to helping humanity, whether humanity believes in them or not. The team is fighting on several fronts, but they refuse to back down. They refuse to buckle under overwhelming pressure. But are the Titans being manipulated? Are they on the wrong side of a conflict that could consume the world? 0224DC115

TITANS TP VOL 01 OUT OF THE SHADOWS $16.99 Page 41
Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott
The Justice League has fallen and only the Titans can save us now! In the aftermath of Dark Crisis, the world is without a Justice League. Nightwing is determined to step out from his mentor’s shadow and lead his former teen teammates to be the world’s foremost superheroes, protecting all humanity. Nightwing vows to operate openly and with full transparency among his team and allies. But already the Titans are at odds with the powerful Amanda Waller, Borneo is on fire, and the Church of Blood has been reborn. When the Flash is found dead in Titans Tower, it’s a wake-up call for the whole team–can they really handle this much responsibility? Or are they in over their titanic heads? Titans: Out of the Shadows brings together the titanic team of Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott. Expect thrills, chills, and pools of blood spills as the Titans attack from out of the shadows! Collects Titans #1-5. 0224DC179

WONDER WOMAN #8 $4.99 Page 18
Tom King and Guillem March
Wonder Woman vs the Sovereign! After being captured by a team of villains, Diana finds herself at the mercy of the scariest of them all. Unbeknownst to our hero, the Sovereign has been pulling her strings since the very beginning of our tale, and now it’s time for her to see the world his way as she falls under the influence of the Lasso of Lies! Plus, Trinity visits the past and unexpectedly changes the future! 0224DC103 (Sampere cover) / 0224DC105 (Pablo Villalobos $5.99 cardstock cover pictured)

VIXEN NYC TP VOL 06 $14.99 Page 42
Jasmine Walls and Manou Azumi
Will Vixen finally get the courage to talk to her parents about her super-heroics outside of the classroom? Between modeling gigs; helping out her friends Bumblebee, Beast Boy, and Grace Choi; and dealing with a full course load, having a heart-to-heart with Mom and Dad is low on the priority list. Especially now that a certain spidery trickster, the great and powerful Anansi (who has not been so great and powerful since his powers were stolen), pulled his last trick and seriously p.o.’d some other great and powerful gods. And those gods are coming to take their anger out on she who holds Anansi’s totem…with the help of a very familiar, very formidable uncle who Mari believed to be dead. The saga of Vixen: NYC goes to surprising places in this collection of episodes 47-52 of the continuing WEBTOON series, optimized for a brand-new reading experience ian print and including never-before-seen bonus material from the series’ creators! 0224DC182

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D&D SATURDAY MORNING ADVENTURES 2 #4 $3.99 Page 217
David Booher and George Kambadais
Here there be…Venger?! As the team battles an island beast, Sheila tries to convince Bobby to return to his friends and help Dungeon Master. Little does she know Bobby has other plans. Just as they get the upper hand and find the artifact that might cure Dungeon Master, a tempest rolls in. Venger has arrived and he wants what the party has. Will Hank, Eric, Presto, Diana, Sheila, Bobby, and Uni finally defeat Venger? Or will this be the end of their adventures? The thrilling conclusion awaits! FEB241027

DARK SPACES DUNGEON #5 $4.99 Page 217
Scott Snyder and Hayden Sherman
What is the Keep’s endgame? How will it forever change or destroy Tyler and his family’s life? Will Detective Madoc be able to overcome his traumatic experiences in the Dungeons as a boy to unravel the Keep’s plans and stop this from ever happening to anyone else? The finale of the year’s most intense thriller is here! FEB241023

GODZILLA MECHAZILLA 50TH ANNIVERSARY #1 $6.99 Page 218
Rich Douek and Andrew Griffith
For 50 years, the King of the Monsters, Godzilla, has gone toe to toe with its robotic doppelganger, Mechagodzilla! As an intrepid reporter profiles the history of Mechagodzilla and its creator before the launch of the newest model, he finds himself entangled in a much deeper conspiracy. A decades-spanning adventure celebrating the mechanical monster’s milestone! FEB24103

ROCKETEER IN DEN OF THIEVES $17.99 Page 222
Stephen Mooney and David Messina
The Rocketeer is grounded! After Cliff and Betty’s adventures in Europe with Cliff losing the Great Race but saving the day…he and Betty return home with a busted jet pack but a fixed relationship! They’re as happy as they’ve ever been but paradise doesn’t last long! An elite band of Nazis, foiled in the past by their attempts to construct their own jet packs, decide on a new tactic: kidnapping the only person who can enable them to create their very own fleet of Rocketeers…Cliff’s beloved friend and mentor Peevy! Cliff and Betty must smuggle themselves into Berlin alongside mysterious allies in order to save Peevy. But first, they’ll have to overcome Hitler’s war machine. FEB241083

STAR TREK DEFIANT #14 $4.99 Page 220
Christopher Cantwell and Mike Feehan
Resistance is futile! Cornered by their own parasitically possessed crewmate, Worf and the Defiant crew scramble for a way to safely save her before it’s too late. But the hive is eager to grow its numbers, seeking total dominance over a galactic level of organic species after already claiming Starbase 99’s crew as hosts. Trapped and unable to call Starfleet for assistance, Hugh suggests taking drastic measures…assimilate B’Elanna to Borg tech! FEB241054

TMNT ONGOING #150 $9.99 Page 20
Sophie Campbell and Vincenzo Federici
Everything has been building to this double-size celebration! And here at the end, we’ll return to the start. Donatello has been searching for his future self to understand how he can fight Armaggon. Now, knowing where he is (or should we say “when he is”?) Donatello is racing to his past to convene with his future. Can he get there and learn what he needs to before Armaggon eats the TMNT out of the timeline? This epic finale from writer Sophie Campbell and a roster of all-star artists pays off on years of IDW storytelling, reckoning with the history of the Turtles while also setting the stage for the next mutation of must-read TMNT comics! FEB241060

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CRAVE #5 $3.99 Page 145
Maria Llovet
Charlotte decides not to pursue her Crave request to hurt Alexandra. However, Crave has entered Collaborative Mode, which means anyone can help fulfill that craving…When Alex gets hurt, the friends must separate: Sofia and Albert go to Duncan’s office hoping to stop Crave, while David tries to talk some sense into Charlotte before it’s too late. 0224IM260

CULL TP VOL 01 $14.99 Page 141
Kelly Thompson and Mattia De Iulis
Eisner-winning writer Kelly Thompson re-teams with superstar artist Mattia De Iulis for their first creator-owned work together-a dark tale of five friends setting off in the middle of the night to shoot a short film on a forbidden rock near their small coastal town the summer before they all go their separate ways. But they’re not really there to shoot a film. One of them has lied. And that lie will change everything. Collects issues #1-5. 0224IM233

KAPTARA TP VOL 02 $16.99 Page 142
Chip Zdarsky and Kagan McLeod
Chip Zdarsky and Kagan McLeod are back with the conclusion of their ‘beloved’ ‘science’ fiction series! Astronaut Keith Kanga , trapped on the planet of Kaptara, is trying to find his way home, but a planetary war is really messing with that! Collects Kaptara: Universal Truths#1-6. 0224IM238

LOVE EVERLASTING #13 $3.99 Page 147
Tom King and Elsa Charretier
“Just West of Love” part four. The Eisner and Harvey-nominated series nears its halfway point as more secrets are revealed. The Cowboy continues to serve the system and deliver death, but every time he encounters Joan, his soul rips apart. How long can he go on without destroying everything he loves…including Joan Peterson? 0224IM290

MONSTRESS #51 $3.99 Page 147
Marjorie Liu and Sana Takeda
It’s a tale of two fathers as Maika Halfwolf makes plans to rescue Seizi from captivity-and discover the full extent of the Lord Doctor’s destructive machinations. Will Maika find a way to retrieve what the Blood Court has stolen? 0224IM291

ONE HAND #3 $3.99 Page 147
Ram V, Laurence Campbell, and Lee Loughridge
As the mysteries of the new One Hand Killer deepen, Detective Ari Nassar is starting to see connections everywhere. The walls are closing in as his prior arrests are questioned…and yet, why does he think the only person who call help is Odell Watts, the man Ari put away years ago for the very same crimes?Grippingly written by award-winning writer Ram V with hauntingly atmospheric art and covers by Laurence Campbell Lee Loughridge, The One Hand is a miniseries that will keep you guessing until the very end. For fans of Blade Runner, Ghost in the Shell, and Black Mirror., 0224IM297

RAT CITY #1 $3.99 Page 140
Erica Schultz and Ze Carlos
Series premiere. The extra lenght first issue of Rat City has finally arrived and features the talents of Erica Schultz and Ze Carlos. Peter Cairn is an ex-soldier, an amputee, and a Hellspawn in a post-war future. But Peter’s not dead like Al. Peter got his Spawn powers from the nanites in his prosthetic legs-nanites that were affected when Al Simmons initiated hisnecroplasmicdetonation in the present. Al had no clue that the effects would ripple across not just space, and but_time _as well. 0224IM216

SIX FINGERS #3 $3.99 Page 148
Dan Watters, Sumit Kumar, and Lee Loughridge
After an ill-advised attempt to “consult” with the convicted serial killer Odell Watts, Johannes Vale gets an unexpected offer of help in his twisted odyssey from none other than the avant-garde artist Ada Avanax! Grippingly written by writer Dan Watters with hauntingly atmospheric art and covers by Sumit Kumar and Lee Loughidge, The Six Fingers is a miniseries that will keep you on the edge until the very end. For fans of Blade Runner, Ghost in the Shell, and Black Mirror. 0224IM304

STARSIGNS #9 $3.99 Page 149
Saladin Ahmed, Megan Levens, and Kelly Fitzpatrick
Series finale. The whole zodiac has been revealed, and the few Starsigns left standing band together to face Ares one last time. But even if they manage to survive, the world they return to will never be the same.The epic final issue of Saladin Ahmed and Megan Levens’ astrological superhuman saga! 0224IM312

TERRORWAR TP $17.99 Page 144
Saladin Ahmed, Dave Acosta, Jay Leisten, and Walter Pereyra
Eisner-winning writer Saladin Ahmed and superstar horror artist Dave Acosta turn it up to 11 for this sci-fi horror about working people fighting fears made flesh! Blue City was the last liveable place on Earth. Now it’s crawling with Terrors-monsters that physically transform into whatever their victims are most afraid of. And the only people that can stop the Terrors are an overworked, underpaid crew from the wrong part of town. Collects Terrowar #1-9. 0224IM246

UNIVERSAL MONSTERS THE CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON LIVES #1 $4.99 Page 141
Dan Watters, Ram V, Matthew Roberts, and Dave Stewart
A new horror dream team resurrects one of the most iconic monsters. Acclaimed creators Dan Watters, Ram V,and Matthew Roberts rise from the depths for an all-new epic.Years after the events of the original film, journalist Kate Marsden hunts for a notorious serial killer in the heart of the Amazon. Hot on the trail of this madman, she soon encounters an unexpected new threat-but is it friend or foe? Or is it simply…the Creature from the Black Lagoon? 0224IM219

W0RLDTR33 #9 $3.99 Page 149
James Tynion IV, Fernando Blanco, and Jordie Bellaire
Siobhan Silk joined the FBI to help make sense of the world. Then it all fell apart. Her partner is dead, her boss is focused on the wrong pieces of the puzzle, and a ruthless killer remains on the loose, recruiting others to her sick cause. PH34R must be stopped…but can Agent Silk survive their rematch? 0224IM331

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ALPHA FLIGHT DIVIDED WE STAND TP $17.99 Page 96
Ed Brisson and Scott Godlewski
The return of Canada’s premier super-team! Guardian, Puck, Snowbird and Shaman reunite as Alpha Flight bursts back onto the scene! But what schism will pit these heroes against their former teammates Aurora, Northstar and Nemesis – as well as Aurora’s beau, Fang? Is Alpha Flight really fighting to keep mutantkind out of Canada?! The Fall of Z has caused a serious schism within Department H and changed the game for Alpha Flight. The reborn team must find a way to soar to new heights – or be crushed under the weight of an impossible mission! But as a startling revelation about the new Nemesis rocks the team and the situation quickly goes south in the Canadian North, can Alpha Flight at last stand united? Or will Department H shut them down for good? Prepare for sacrifice, surprises and death! Collecting Alpha Flight (2023) #1-5. FEB240823

ASTONISHING ICEMAN OUT COLD TP $17.99 Page 96
Steve Orlando and Vincenzo Carratu
The omega-level mutant and original X-Man gets a new solo series, and it’s Bobby Drake as you’ve never seen him before!
After the events of this year’s can’t-miss Hellfire Gala, Bobby Drake sets his sights on ever-greater levels of heroic deeds. But as a new situation develops that links Iceman to his Antarctic ice palace, he’ll have to be slicker than ever to accomplish his mission before anti-mutant science cabal Orchis knows what hit them!
Collects Astonishing Iceman (2023) 1-5. JAN240978

AVENGERS #12 & 13 $3.99 Page 34
Jed MacKay, Francesco Mortarino, and C.F. Villa
The Fall of X comes for Earth’s Mightiest heroes! The Avengers have hung in space over the Earth, a sword of Damocles over Orchis, for too long. But knowing they had only one chance to strike, they waited while Iron Man prepared. Now, on his signal, it is time, and to strike hard! JAN240913

The Avengers vs the Stark Sentinel Program! Orchis’ counterstrike puts the Avengers on the back foot as the true extent of the Stark Sentinel program is revealed. Can Earth’s Mightiest Heroes stand against impossible odds? Or will they fall against the metal onslaught? FEB240682

AVENGERS INC ACTION MYSTERY ADVENTURE TP $17.99 Page 103
Al Ewing and Leonard Kirk
The Wasp creates a whole new style of Avenging! Her name is Janet Van Dyne, she’s a celebrity, and she’s hunting a killer. His name is Victor Shade, he’s an enigma – and he just got killed. Together, they’re out to solve every mystery in the Marvel Universe, starting with their own! “Victor Shade” was the Vision’s cover identity – but whoever this guy is, he’s not the Vision. Can Jan and Victor find answers withXthe ghost of Avengers Mansion?! Then, when the Wasp receives an invite from Jane Foster, their investigation will take them to Valhalla – to learn how a dead man can die again! Plus: Who is killing off those juggling jerks known as the Death-Throws? Who will form the new Lethal Legion? And which shocking face from Jan’s past will be leading them? Collecting Avengers Inc. #1-5. JAN240863

AVENGERS TWILIGHT #5 $4.99 Page 8
Chip Zdarsky and Daniel Acuna
America and democracy are under attack! Can the Avengers of tomorrow save a country from itself, as their greatest enemy dismantles everything CAPTAIN AMERICA holds dear? It’s a battle decades in the making, and no one is safe! [Two and possibly more members of the Twilight Court are LGBTQA.]

BLACK PANTHER $15.99 Page 93
Eve L. Ewing, Chris Allen, and Mack Chatet
A secret from Wakanda’s past threatens to destroy its future! Crimelord Baba Nkisu has summoned the deadly killer known as Kivu’Ma – but he may have gotten more than he bargained for. T’Challa must defend Wakanda from a dark power unleashed, and the only key to victory is buried in the nation’s past. But Kivu’Ma’s devastation leaves the Panther – and all of Birnin T’Chaka – badly shaken! Meanwhile, Beisa enlists Black Panther’s help in her ongoing investigation of Wakanda’s crime families – but what does the spiraling number of missing-persons cases have to do with the St. Croix family and their daughter, the powerful Uncanny Avenger named Monet? As tensions rise higher than ever among Biti’s crime families, the vengeful spirit known as the Gray Wolf is on the prowl! Collecting Black Panther (2023) #6-10. [A character was recently revealed to be a member of the LGBTQA community. To mention who it is would spoil the reveal.] FEB240822

BLACK WIDOW AND HAWKEYE #2 $3.99 Page 27
Stephanie Phillips and Paolo Villanelli
When tensions between Black Widow’s symbiote and Hawkeye put Clint’s life in danger, Natasha will have to decide where her loyalties lie – and what she’s willing to do to prove it. Meanwhile, Clint’s enemies are moving in fast, and their uniforms seem awfully familiar. FEB240647

CAPTAIN MARVEL #7 $3.99 Page 60
Alyssa Wong and Ruairi Coleman
The Undone is done with waiting for Nega-Bands! Her herald, the Omen, has so far failed to kill Captain Marvel or her pesky civilian tagalong, Yuna Yang – and the Undone’s patience is up. Carol can take out just about any Earthly threat, but the Undone isn’t from Earth, and the Captain has never faced an entity on this scale. With Yuna and the Bands affecting her powers, is this finally the moment when Carol is knocked down…and doesn’t get back up? FEB240761

CAPWOLF AND THE HOWLING COMMANDOS TP $15.99 Page 100
Stephanie Williams and Carlos Magno
Steve Rogers is CapWolf again for the very first time?! When Captain America is transformed into a werewolf on the front lines of World War II, he’ll need the help of the Howling Commandos to take down a band of Nazi cultists who intend to use supernatural forces to turn the tide of battle. But can Cap control the skeptical, jaded Commandos when he can barely control himself? As they all struggle to decide the fate of the lycanthropic living legend, a miracle happens and a new ally arrives. But their Nazi foes are about to make a call that could change the tide of battle and the fate of the world! Collects CapWolf & The Howling Commandos (2023) 1-4. JAN240980

DAREDEVIL #8 $9.99 Page 65
Saladin Ahmed and Aaron Kuder
Special oversized issue marking 60 years of Daredevil A dragnet is closing around Matt Murdock,aka Daredevil! Police on both sides of the law are hunting him, something vicious with a deep connection to Matt’s very soul is hunting his friends and, in the midst of that chaos, an old foe with the blood of Matt’s closest allies on his hands returns. FEB240771

DEADPOOL #1 $4.99 Page 12
Cody Ziglar and Roge Antonia
A new era for the Merc with a mouth, and a gun, and a sword…Cody Ziglar has a wild ride planned for the Merc with the mouth! Introducing a terrifying new villain who won’t stop until he catches Wade in his DEATH GRIP. But all work and no play makes Deadpool a very dead boy! JAN240885

DEAD X-MEN #4 $4.99 Page 36
Steve Foxe and Vincenzo Carratu
Everything ends! Prodigy, Dazzler, Frenzy, Cannonball and Jubilee have gone farther and have risked more than any X-Men team before. Now, at the end of everything, the final fate of Krakoa rests on these five mutants. Will the Dead X-Men save the seed of the future…or kill it before it can even be planted? FEB240689

DOCTOR STRANGE #14 $3.99 Page 14
Jed MacKay and Pasqual Ferry
A living game has taken root in Manhattan, transforming parts of the city into a dark fantasy world. Doctor Strange and his Secret Defenders have managed to insert themselves into the narrative, but they’re not alone… Can Strange and company learn the rules and rescue those trapped within, or is it back to the Dark Ages for the Big Apple? JAN240921

EDGE OF THE SPIDER-VERSE #3 $4.99 Page 24
Justina Ireland, Steve Foxe, and Woods
Introducing Star-Spider! Your neighborhood can be a few blocks long, or it can be the size of an entire space station. Star-Spider slings through the stars in her Silk ship helping those in need, thwipping through alien cityscapes. Don’t miss the coolest new Spider-hero to grace the comics page! Also in this issue, Web-Weaver returns! One of the coolest new characters of the Spider-Verse is back! Kicking butt, taking names and looking good while doing it! FEB240633

FALL OF THE HOUSE OF X #4 $4.99 Page 32
Gerry Duggan and Lucas Werneck
My ally, my enemy! They say a wounded animal can be the most dangerous kind of animal to face. As the fight between the mutants and Orchis reaches a deadly pitch, a startling revelation rocks the X-Men to their core. The two series that are one come together in one horrible betrayal as the Krakoan Age nears its conclusion! FEB240668

GIANT-SIZE HULK #1 $6.99 Page 45
Phillip Kennedy Johnson and Andrea Broccardo
All aboard for a nonstop fight between the Jade Giant and a terrifying new foe named Patchwork Jack, all taking place amidst an explosive train ride! Riding the rails is no walk in the park-especially for the Incredible Hulk! And particularly when something-no, someone-has been stolen from him by a gruesome new threat with evil machinations in mind. Clear the tracks-the Hulk is coming through!!! FEB241387

IMMORTAL THOR #9 $4.99 Page 18
Al Ewing and Ibraim Robeson
The Son of Odin came to the citadel of Roxxon – to make war for the sake of the Earth herself. But his enemies were waiting to steal from him the one thing that was Thor’s alone…and they had crafted the foulest of weapons to do it. This is the story of the Immortal Thor…and of the trap he could not escape. JAN240928

INCREDIBLE HULK #11 $3.99 Page 59
Philip Kennedy Johnson and Nic Klein
Hulk smashes Frozen Charlotte once and for all! The monstrous, ethereal, demonic/angelic Frozen Charlotte has plagued New Orleans for centuries, and it’s high time to put a stop to it. And Hulk is just the guy to do it. Plus, Eldest makes another tempting offer to Bruce Banner. FEB240758

JACKPOT AND BLACK CAT #2 $4.99 Page 25
Celeste Bronfman and Emilio Laiso
Much of NYC is out to kill Mary Jane Watson! Including Black Cat?! There’s something sinister going on, and it’s tied to a classic Marvel villain with ties to our co-stars! FEB240640

MS MARVEL MUTANT MENACE #2 $4.99 Page 28
Iman Vellani and Scott Godlewski
Now that Kamala is very notably and very publicly an X-Man, she is attracting all sorts of attention…and you know who uses attention as currency? That’s right – it’s the return of the X-Men’s old media mogul mastermind – Mojo! FEB240652

POWER PACK INTO THE STORM #4 $3.99 Page 58
Louise Simonson and June Brigman
The Power siblings are free from Snark and Brood clutches – and on strict orders not to interfere any further with the battle. But with their friends still at the enemy’s mercy, interfering seems like the least the Power Pack could do! But the Powers aren’t the only ones looking to take action, and one wrong move could have explosive consequence. [Power Pack is a favorite of some LGBTQA readers. While as a young adult Julie Power’s character comes out as lesbian, this series is set during the Power kids’ childhoods.] JAN240936

RESURRECTION OF MAGNETO #4 $5.99 Page 36
Al Ewing and Luciano Vecchio
Return of the king! The Master of Magnetism has returned to the world…but it is not the world he left. Nor is Magneto the same man who left it. Has death changed him for the better, or for the worse? And when he sees what Orchis has done to mutantkind…will it change him again? FEB240688

RISE OF THE POWERS OF X #4 $4.99 Page 33
Kieron Gillen and R. B. Silva
Who is Traitor X? In the aftermath of the greatest betrayal in X-Men history, the Quiet Council in exile must act. They have a plan. Can anyone, or anything, survive the experience? As the Krakoan Age barrels toward its conclusion, the two series that are one converge on an act that will live in infamy! FEB240675

ROXXON PRESENTS: THOR #1 $3.99 Page 19
Al Ewing and Greg Land
From the pages of Immortal Thor – the Roxxon Age of Comixx begin! In his secret identity as A.I. spokesguru Chad Hammer, the son of Odin knows Mama Gaea is a top priority T for heroes and for business! But when a group of insane environmental activists take “saving the Earth” too far, it’s time to show them the wisdom on both sides – as Thor! But which God of Evil is prompting the kids to rebel? Could it be…Loli, god of Evil? Featuring an all-star cast of heroes! Minotaur! Executioner! Enchantress! And the Thro Truck! This is the story of the Roxxin’ Thor and it’s a vital part of the “Absolute Absolution” mega event! FEB240621

SCARLET WITCH & QUICKSILVER #3 $4.99 Page 26
Steve Orlando and Lorenzo Tammetta
With the Wizard and his Frightful Four Hundred hot on their trails, the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver are scrambling to separately unravel the mystery of the Wizard’s new arsenal – and new motivations. But when the investigation brings the twins together again, will they be able to put their differences aside long enough to take down an enemy who wants to tear them apart forever? FEB240643

SENSATIONAL SHE-HULK #7 $3.99 Page 64
Rainbow Rowell and Ig Guara
It was supposed to be a vacation, but now She-Hulk is fighting for her life on a space station orbiting the sun! Recently, She-Hulk scuttled plans of the space crime lord Drapurg to destroy Manhattan, and he’s out for revenge. If that weren’t bad enough, someone is also out for emotional revenge as well, but is it aimed at She-Hulk or Jack of Hearts?! JAN240937

SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MEN #2 $4.99 Page 23
Greg Weisman and Humberto Ramos
Arachnobatics continues! Surprising anyone who knows Peter Parker (but probably not those who know Miles Morales), the Spider-Men have been keeping up their weekly meetup at the Coffee Bean! Sadly, that hasn’t given them any insight into the machinations of the Jackal!!! And what do all these mysterious interludes add up to? FEB240628

SPIDER-GWEN: GHOST SPIDER #1 $4.99 Page 14
Stephanie Phillips and Chris Campana
Welcome to New York! Gwen truly becomes a Ghost-Spider when she moves full time to the universe where Gwen Stacy died years ago. But why did she leave Earth-65? Why aren’t the other spiders supposed to know she’s here? Why isn’t she supposed to suit up? And who will get hurt when she does? JAN240898

SPIDER-PUNK #3 $3.99 Page 53
Cody Ziglar and Justin Mason
KIngpin rising! The band takes a detour through Philly to help Daredevil deal with the big man himself! What does Kingpin have to hide? And what does it have to do with the threats ahead? Find out as the crew hits the road in the Spider-van! [Supporting character Captain Anarchy is gay.] FEB240749

SPIDER-WOMAN #6 $3.99 Page 52
Steve Foxe and Carola Borelli
San Francisco bound! Brokenhearted, Jess decides to leave New York for a fresh start. But the trek across country will not be a smooth ride. A new adventure starts here! Introducing some new faces and with the potential to become New…Champions?! FEB240746

SYMBIOTE SPIDER-MAN 2099 #2 $4.99 Page BVIDBIDUIU
Peter David and Roge Antonio
Versus Venum 2099! Miguel O’Hara’s oldest foe – the Venom of 2099 – is back and out for blood. Not just Miguel’s – but his entire company’s! No one is safe while these two titans clash, so Miguel has no choice but to power himself up with a symbiote the likes of which the world has never seen. Miguel’s gotten what he wanted out of the deal, but what does this hostile alien organism need in return?! [Peter David has written a number of LGBTQA characters, including making Rictor and Shatterstar a couple. It is unknown if this comic will include any LGBTQA characters or content.] FEB240624

VENOM #32 $3.99 Page 54
Al Ewing and Ken Lashley
“Flesh and Blood” part 3! Back to the future! In the greatest depths of space and at the end of existence, within the flowering fauna of the symbiotic Garden of Time, some carnivorous new species has blossomed. Something bloodred, with thorns…and an appetite! JAN240963

WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #1 $7.99
Steve Foxe and Greg Land
2024 is primed to be one of the biggest years in Spider-History and you’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg! In the pages of this one-shot, we’re going to lay out some of the biggest upcoming Spider-Stories and characters in the Spider-Verse through the beginning of 2025, and you aren’t going to want to miss this! JAN240548

WHAT IF VENOM #3 $4.99 Page 30
Jeremy Holt and Jesus Hervas
The Symbiote Supreme! None are safe from the Venom symbiote’s permeation of every corner of yesteryear and the present alike with its inky, black tendrils…not even Doctor Strange, the Sorcerer Supeme! By the crying creatures of Klyntar! This is one you can’t miss! FEB240660

X-FORCE #50 $3.99 Page 28
Ben Percy and Robert Gill
The final battle against the beast in the landmark 50th issue! X-Force confronts Beast with their secret weapon. A final reckoning. Not a dry eye in the house. Target: Beast finale! JAN240615

X-FORCE BY BENJAMIN PERCY VOL 8 $15.99 Page 98
Ben Percy and Robert Gill
Colossus leads X-Force into the next era – and perhaps to its downfall! No one on the team is prepared for a mission that just might fracture their trust and teamwork for all time. X-Force is captured – but what terrible power could possibly keep Wolverine, Colossus, Omega Red and Quentin Quire off the grid? Sage, Deadpool and Domino are on the outside – but will the bizarre Wolverine Sentinels beat them to their quarry, or can X-Force manage to reunite and take down mutantkind’s enemies once and for all? And as the Chronicler focuses on a new subject, how will his control shift the balance of power in the Fall of X era? At last, the brotherly battle brewing for the past four years boils over: It’s time for Piotr Rasputin vs. Mikhail Rasputin! Collecting X-Force (2019) #43-46. FEB240824

X-MEN #33 $3.99 Page 37
Gerry Duggan and Phil Noto
X-Men X-ssemble! If there were ever a time to rally the troops and take the fight to the enemy, it’s NOW! Stand side by side with the X-Men as they head for their final stand! They can’t stop all of us! JAN240971

X-MEN 97 #2 $4.99 Page 41
Steve Foxe and Salva Espin
Sabretooth strikes and he’s not the only threat the X-Men are facing! As Jean Grey and Cyclops prepare to embark on a bold new adventure, a sinister foe makes his move from the shadows, unleashing a torrent of new terror. Can an old friend turn the tide – or will it be too late to save Wolverine from being ripped to shreds? FEB240703

X-MEN FOREVER #2 $4.99 Page 38
Kieron Gillen and Luca Maresca
Immortal means forever! The fight for Krakoa’s future begins here! Since Rise of the Powers of X began, there have been a few mysteries unrevealed! Now writer Kieron Gillen fills in the gap of what happened between the end of Immortal X-Men and the beginning of the end of the Krakoan Age! FEB240675

February 12, 2024
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