Gems of the Month for PREVIEWS January 2018
Jan 19, 2018
You want a quick glimpse of the BIG books from the premier publishers this month? Here's the checklist! Get ready for new titles from Dark Horse Comics, DC Comics, IDW Publishing, Image Comics, and Marvel Comics. These are the books you DON'T want to miss!
American Gods: My Ainsel #1 (JAN180097)
Dark Horse Comics
The bizarre road trip across America continues as our heroes gather reinforcements for the imminent god war! The graphic novel adaptation of the award-winning novel and hit Starz television series by Neil Gaiman continues!
Doctor Star and The Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows: From the World of Black Hammer #1 (JAN180099)
Dark Horse Comics
In a new series from the world of writer Jeff Lemire’s Eisner Award-winning Black Hammer series, a Golden-Age superhero desperately seeks to reconnect with his estranged son, in hopes that he will one day take on the mantle of Doctor Star!
Mother Panic: Gotham A.D. #1 (JAN180247)
Following the events of “Milk Wars”, Violet Paige finds herself in future Gotham ruled by the Collective and Gala; a Gotham where masked vigilantes get zero tolerance. To continue her mission of vengeance, she must discover what has happened. Perhaps the sad clown who makes tommy gun and machete-shaped balloons on Gotham’s docks has the answers…
The Curse of Brimstone #1 (JAN180237)
“The New Age of DC Heroes” continues with the debut of The Curse of Brimstone, the story of a young man who makes a deal to save his small hometown, and finds himself cursed with the powers of Hell itself when he bargains with a demon!
Ghostbusters: Crossing Over #1 (JAN180443)
The original Ghostbusters use an interdimensional portal to consult with other teams across the multiverse. But when Jillian Holtzmann and Ron Alexander decide to share the portal technology among the myriad other teams, their containment unit is somehow breached, requiring outside help to bust the ghosts again!
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #250 (JAN180450)
Writer Larry Hama and artist Netho Diaz usher in the 250th issue of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, not only attaining a landmark issue few series ever reach, but also concluding the latest story arc, “Dawn of the Arashikage!”
Gideon Falls #1 (JAN180576)
Rural mystery and urban horror collide in this character-driven meditation on obsession, mental illness, and faith in this new ongoing series from Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino, the acclaimed best-selling creative team behind Old Man Logan and Green Arrow!
Oblivion Song by Kirkman & DeFelici #1 (JAN180587)
A decade ago, 300,000 citizens of Philadelphia were suddenly lost in Oblivion. Although the government tried to rescue any survivors, they gave up after many years. But Nathan Cole never gave up… and while he searches Oblivion for those still surviving there, could he be looking for something else as well?
The Mighty Thor #705 (JAN180888)
It’s here! The epic showdown years in the making! Thor battles Mangog, with the fate of all Asgardia hanging in the balance. Is Thor willing to pay the ultimate price to save the gods? The saga of Jane Foster reaches its heart-rending zenith... the Death of Thor is here!