PREVIEWSworld’s Featured This Week Comics and Graphic Novels for 4/1

Every week we call attention to those books and graphic novels which stand out from all the rest. These titles from Premier Vendors and independent publishers should be at the top of your list, and can be found at your local comic shop on April 1.

Hellboy And The B.P.R.D. #5
Dark Horse Comics

(W) Mike Mignola, John Arcudi
(A) Alex Maleev
(Cover) Alex Maleev, Dave Stewart

Hellboy discovers the terrible truth of the Portuguese fortress, the murders in the village, and the man behind it all. But will he be able to save his fellow agents from the monsters and madmen?

Item Code: FEB150059
Price: $3.50
In Shops 4/1/2015

Convergence #0
DC Comics

(W) Dan Jurgens, Jeff King
(A/Cover) Ethan Van

The Earthquakes felt round the Multiverse, Superman's lost days after "Doomed," the World's End - all these points will converge as the history of the DCU is spun from a new perspective, the perspective of a mad god and his arrogant child. The biggest story in DC history ties into literally every DC story ever told - and it all begins here.

Item Code: JAN150218
Price: $4.99
In Shops 4/1/2015

Batman Eternal #52
DC Comics

(W) Scott Snyder & Various
(A) Paulo Siqueira
(Cover) Jason Fabok

Villains are running wild in the streets! Bat-tech has been corrupted! And the mastermind behind it all has put a knife in Batman's ribs! How will the Dark Knight put an end to this nightmare...and how will it shape the face of Gotham City to come?

Item Code: JAN150304
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #116
In Shops 4/1/2015

My Little Pony: Fiendship Is Magic #1
IDW Publishing

(W) Jeremy Whitley
(A) Brenda Hickey
(Cover) Amy Mebberson

The first My Little Pony mini-series event! This month-long weekly limited series explores the secret origins of the Equestria's greatest villains! What caused Sombra to become one of the most feared ponies in Equestria's history?

Item Code: FEB150313
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #160
In Shops 4/1/2015

No Mercy #1
Image Comics

(W) Alex De Campi
(A/Cover) Carla Speed McNeil

It was just a trip before college. Build schools in a Central American village; get to know some of the other freshmen. But after tragedy strikes, a handful of once-privileged US teens must navigate a cruel landscape.

Item Code: FEB150483
Price: $2.99
PREVIEWS Page #206
In Shops 4/1/2015

Spider-Gwen #3
Marvel Comics

(W) Jason Latour
(A/Cover) Robbi Rodriguez

Police Lieutenant Frank Castle is not a man to be trifled with. His new assignment? Get Spider-Gwen. 'Nuff said.

Item Code: FEB150731
Price: $3.99
In Shops 4/1/2015

Kanan: The Last Padawan #1
Marvel Comics

(A) Pepe Larraz
(Cover) Mark Brooks

Kanan Jarrus is a cocky, sarcastic renegade fighting against the Galactic Empire alongside the rag-tag crew of the Ghost...but years before, at the height of the Clone Wars, he was known as Caleb Dume, Jedi Padawan under the instruction of Jedi Master Depa Billaba.

Item Code: FEB150675
Price: $3.99
In Shops 4/1/2015

Rick & Morty #1
Oni Press

(W) Zac Gorman
(A) CJ Cannon
(Cover) Ryan Hill

Dan Harmon & Justin Roiland's hilarious hit Adult Swim animated show Rick & Morty now has its own comic book series from Oni Press! Join degenerate superscientist Rick Sanchez as he embarks on all-new insane adventures with his awkward grandson Morty,

Item Code: FEB151518
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #371
In Shops 4/1/2015

Elfquest: The Final Quest TP
Dark Horse Comics

(W) Wendy Pini, Richard Pini
(A/Cover) Wendy Pini

The dream that Chief Cutter and his Wolfriders fought and died for, the Palace of the High Ones, may be the very thing destroying them. The skills that helped them survive the harsh world are fading, and there is a growing threat from a tyrant.

Item Code: DEC140112
Price: $17.99
In Shops 4/1/2015

DC Comics: Zero Year TP
DC Comics

(W) Scott Snyder & Various
(A) Greg Capullo & Various

Six years ago, Gotham City weathered its greatest test as The Riddler shut down all power days before a terrifying superstorm! But the Dark Knight isn't the only hero to surface during this moment in time known as the ZERO YEAR!

Item Code: JAN150367
Price: $24.99
PREVIEWS Page #140
In Shops 4/1/2015

Avengers: Rage Of Ultron OGN HC
Marvel Comics

(W) Rick Remender
(A) Jerome Opena, Pepe Larraz
(Cover) Jerome Opena

It was another glorious victory for the Mighty Avengers. Good triumphed over evil and Ultron was shot into space, never to be seen again. Or so they thought. Now, years later, the homicidal artificial intelligence - so long devoted to ending life on Earth - has found a new world to conquer

Item Code: DEC140948
Price: $24.99
In Shops 4/1/2015

Lumberjanes Volume 1 TP
BOOM! Studios

(W) Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis
(A) Brooke A. Allen
(Cover) Noelle Stevenson

What's to Love: Lumberjanes is the hit series from the BOOM! Box imprint that features five rad ladies who fight monster baddies with the power of friendship! Written by Noelle Stevenson and newcomer Grace Ellis, and illustrated by Brooke Allen, this new series has taken comics by storm and has earned rave reviews.

Item Code: FEB151172
Price: $14.99
PREVIEWS Page #317
In Shops 4/1/2015

Check out all of the New Releases available April 1 at your local comic shop!