PREVIEWSworld’s Featured This Week Comics and Graphic Novels for 5/4

Every week PREVIEWSworld calls 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 May 4.

Hellboy In Hell #9
Dark Horse Comics

(W/A/CA) Mike Mignola

Hellboy faces demons furious about the fall of Hell and his role in it, and another family member makes an appearance.

Item Code: MAR160017
Price: $2.99
In Shops 5/4/2016

Detective Comics #52
DC Comics

(W) Peter J. Tomasi
(A) Fernando Pasarin, Matt Ryan
(CA) Guillem March

When devastating secrets are revealed at a Marine Corps base, Batman must decide who to trust from his past if he's going to solve the mystery.

Item Code: MAR160225
Price: $3.99
In Shops 5/4/2016

Batman Superman #32
DC Comics

(W) Peter J. Tomasi
(A) Tyler Kirkham
(CA) Yanick Paquette

"Final Days" continues this month as Kal-El's bid to strengthen his forces brings him, Batman, and Wonder Woman into China, and into conflict with the might of that nation's greatest heroes: the Great 10!

Item Code: MAR160213
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #105
In Shops 5/4/2016

Star Trek Manifest Destiny #2
IDW Publishing

(W) Mike Johnson, Ryan Parrott
(A/CA) Angel Hernandez

The blockbuster mini-series continues as Captain Kirk and the Enterprise crew face off with the Klingons in deep space... a conflict that could ignite all-out galactic war! Don't miss this special event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Star Trek franchise!

Item Code: FEB160374
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #175
In Shops 5/4/2016

The Walking Dead #154
Image Comics/Skybound

(W) Robert Kirkman
(A) Charlie Adlard & Various
(CA) Charlie Adlard, Dave Stewart

Led to slaughter. Mature Readers.

Item Code: MAR160598
Price: $2.99
PREVIEWS Page #225
In Shops 5/4/2016

The Punisher #1
Marvel Comics

(W) Becky Cloonan
(A) Steve Dillon
(CA) Declan Shalvey

A by-the-numbers drug bust is about to take Frank Castle by surprise...and he HATES surprises. The horrible fallout threatens to send The Punisher into the heart of darkness, but Castle won't make that journey alone: A DEA agent is on his trail and attempting to get into his head...but what horrors will she find there, and will she survive the experience?

Item Code: MAR160728
Price: $3.99
In Shops 5/4/2016

Thunderbolts #1
Marvel Comics

(W) Jim Zub
(A/CA) Jon Malin

From The Ashes Of Avengers: Standoff! They're a renegade team rampaging across the Marvel Universe under the direction of the Winter Soldier! But are the Thunderbolts heroes or villains-and do even they know for sure?

Item Code: MAR160736
Price: $3.99
In Shops 5/4/2016

4001 AD #1
Valiant Entertainment

(W) Matt Kindt
(A) Clayton Crain, David Mack
(CA) Clayton Crain

Exiled from the only realm he's ever known, Rai now walks the ravaged world of 4001 A.D. in search of forgotten heroes like himself... on a mission to collect the last surviving legends of a broken planet...and to forge a rebellion with the power to bring the most advanced civilization in history crashing back down to Earth.

Item Code: MAR161791
Price: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #432
In Shops 5/4/2016

Rebels Volume 1: Well Regulated Militia TP
Dark Horse Comics

(W) Brian Wood
(A) Andrea Mutti & Various
(CA) Tula Lotay

This is 1775. With the War for Independence playing out across the colonies, Seth and Mercy Abbott find their new marriage tested at every turn as the demands of the frontlines and the home front collide. Rebels details the epic story of the colonists that created America. Collects Rebels #1-#10.

Item Code: JAN160153
Price: $24.99
In Shops 5/4/2016

Supergirl Cosmic Adventures In The 8th Grade TP
DC Comics

(W) Greg Rucka
(A/CA) Nicola Scott

Special Low Introductory Price Of $9.99. Rowan Black is a detective with the Portsmouth PD... and a witch, two aspects of her life she has struggled to keep separate. Now someone is targeting Rowan, someone who knows her secrets and means to expose her... or worse. Collects Black Magick #1-5.

Item Code: JAN160635
Price: $9.99
PREVIEWS Page #245
In Shops 5/4/2016

Descender Volume 2 TP
Image Comics

(W) Jeff Lemire
(A/CA) Dustin Nguyen

Young robot boy TIM-21 and his companions struggle to stay alive in a universe where all androids have been outlawed and bounty hunters lurk on every planet. Descender is a rip-roaring and heart-felt cosmic odyssey, pitting humanity against machine and world against world to create a sprawling epic.Collects Descender #7-11

Item Code: FEB160680
Price: $14.99
PREVIEWS Page #240
In Shops 5/4/2016

All New X-Men Inevitable Volume 1: Ghosts Of Cyclops TP
Marvel Comics

(W) Dennis Hopeless
(A/CA) Mark Bagley

More than ever, hatred and fear have made the world a dangerous place for mutants. But as the few remaining X-Men retreat into seclusion, a handful of mutant teenagers refuse to allow their destiny to be decided for them! And no one is more concerned about their fate than Scott Summers, whose young shoulders must bear the heavy weight of the terrible acts committed by his adult counterpart.

Item Code: FEB160959
Price: $15.99
In Shops 5/4/2016

Check out all of the New Releases available May 4 at your local comic shop!