PREVIEWSworld’s Featured This Week Comics and Graphic Novels for 7/1

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 July 1.

Barb Wire #1
Dark Horse Comics

(W) Chris Warner 
(A) Tom Nguyen and Pat Olliffe
(Cover) Adam Hughes

Nail-hard tough and drop-dead gorgeous, Barb Wire is the baddest bounty hunter on the mean streets of Steel Harbor, where gangsters can lift bulldozers and leap rusting factories in a single bound.

Item Code: MAY150010
Price: $3.99
In Shops 7/1/2015

Action Comics #42
DC Comics

(W) Greg Pak
(A/Cover) Aaron Kuder

The Superman epic you never expected - "TRUTH" continues! Who will stand by Clark Kent?


Item Code: MAY150183
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #111
In Shops 7/1/2015

Detective Comics #42
DC Comics

(W) Brian Buccellato and Francis Manapul 
(A/Cover) Francis Manapul

The all-new Batman tries to find his place in Gotham City! But how can he manage his already uneasy relationship with the GCPD?

Item Code: MAY150201
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #117
In Shops 7/1/2015

Bob's Burgers On-Going #1

(W) Brian Hall and Various
(A/Cover) Frank Forte and Various

Bob's Burgers is back for more! Join the Belcher family for the second-ever series of the Bob's Burgers comic book!

Item Code: MAY151210
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #323
In Shops 7/1/2015

Mickey Mouse #1
IDW Publishing

(W) Jonathan Gray and Various 
(A) Giorgio Cavazzano and Manuel Gonzales
(Cover) Andrew Casty Castellan

When two-fisted Mickey hunts "The Lost Explorers' Trail," he isn't counting on help from jungle daredevil Eurasia Toft... but here she is!

Item Code: APR150424
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #176
In Shops 7/1/2015

We Stand On Guard #1
Image Comics

(W) Brian K. Vaughan
(A/Cover) Steve Skroce

SAGA writer BRIAN K. VAUGHAN teams with artistic legend and MATRIX storyboard artist STEVE SKROCE for an action-packed military thriller that will have everyone talking.

Item Code: MAY150480
Price: $2.99
PREVIEWS Page #222
In Shops 7/1/2015

Princess Leia #5 (of 5)
Marvel Comics

(W) Mark Waid
(A/Cover) Terry Dodson

•  The rebel Princess leads her people against the Empire!
•  The conclusion to Leia's most personal mission!

Item Code: APR150861
Price: $3.99
In Shops 7/1/2015

Secret Wars #4 (of 8)
Marvel Comics

(W) Jonathan Hickman 
(A) Esad Ribic
(Cover) Alex Ross


Item Code: APR150697
Price: $3.99
In Shops 7/1/2015

Batman Arkham Origins TP
DC Comics

(W) Adam Beechen and Various 
(A) Christian Duce and Various 
(Cover) Bryan Hitch

Based on the hit video game, this volume collects the groundbreaking, multi-path digital comic. This prequel story features an inexperienced Batman going up against crime bosses Black Mask and The Penguin!

Item Code: APR150288
Price: $14.99
PREVIEWS Page #131
In Shops 7/1/2015

Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone TP
IDW Publishing

(W) Shane McCarthy 
(A) Guido Guidi 
(Cover) Alex Milne

DRIFT RETURNS! After leaving the Autobots in disgrace, he's now alone on a mission to clean up the darkest depths of the galaxy-until RATCHET shows up to try to bring him home! Also contains bonus content!

Item Code: APR150384
Price: $19.99
PREVIEWS Page #163
In Shops 71/2015

Wicked + Divine Volume 2: Fandemonium TP
Image Comics

(W) Kieron Gillen
(A/Cover) Jamie McKelvie

The critically-lauded best-selling hyphen-abusing series of stardom, divinity, and death returns with a second volume that's even grander than the first, because it contains six issues instead of five. THE FAUST ACT is over. Welcome to FANDEMONIUM. Includes cover gallery and anything else we'll cram in the back, because we just can't help ourselves.

Item Code: APR150619
Price: $14.99
PREVIEWS Page #230
In Shops 7/1/2015

S.H.I.E.L.D. Volume 1: Perfect Bullets TP
Marvel Comics

(W) Mark Waid
(A) Various
(Cover) Greg Land

High-tech weapons. High-stakes missions. High-octane adventure! Special Agent Phil Coulson and his S.H.I.E.L.D. team bring together the best and the brightest, the gifted and the elite from across the Marvel Universe to confront, combat and curtail dangers beyond the scope of any conventional peacekeeping force!

Item Code: APR150907
Price: $17.99
In Shops 7/1/2015

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