Featured This Week Comics & Graphic Novels for 2/13

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 February 13.

COMICS

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Ron Garney (CA) Alex Ross
THE ANCIENT CULT OF KOGA THUN.  A MYSTICAL TREASURE.
AND THE ONLY MAN WHO CAN SAVE THE HYBORIAN AGE!
Adrift at sea. No food. No weapons. Death surely awaits him. But the lionhearted CONAN is  not so easily subdued, by Crom! When Conan finds himself captured, he unleashes his might on an unsuspecting pirate crew...one whose dark secrets will plunge Conan on the trail of an ancient treasure that may prove to be his undoing!  
An all-new age of SAVAGE SWORD OF CONAN begins with a five-part tale of swords and sorcery by Gerry Duggan (DEADPOOL, INFINITY WARS) and illustrated by legendary artist Ron Garney (DAREDEVIL, THOR: GOD OF THUNDER) with covers by the incomparable Alex Ross, and breathtaking variant covers by Garney, Rahzzah, comics legend George Perez, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles co-creator Kevin Eastman!
Welcome to the deadly Hyborian Age-hope you survive the experience!
Parental Advisory
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $4.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #4

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Al Ewing, Jim Zub, Mark Waid (A) Paco Medina, Juan Vlasco (CA) Yasmine Putri
The team that brought you AVENGERS: NO SURRENDER REUNITES for an all-new weekly AVENGERS adventure!
Night has fallen across the universe. Now seven Avengers - and one new addition - journey forth to bring back the light. But when the threat they face has destroyed even the gods...will anyone make it home?
LEGACY #708
Rated T+
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $4.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #12

DC COMICS
(W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Jock
All the pieces are starting to fit together as the Batman Who Laughs acquires another key element in his plan-one that is linked to the founding fathers of Gotham City and to a legacy started by the Wayne family and protected by none other than Oswald Cobblepot. While the Penguin goes head-to-head with the darkest version of his mortal enemy, Batman is forced to compromise his principles and purge the serum that protects his heart from the deadly Joker Toxin! It's a no-win situation as writer Scott Snyder and artist Jock return to the sociopath they created in "Black Mirror": James Gordon Jr.
RATED T+
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $4.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #17

DC COMICS
(W) Joshua Williamson (A) Rafael Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona (CA) Chris Burnham
"THE PRICE" part two! The two greatest detectives in the DC Universe take on the one cold case that will tear them apart!
As chief architect of the Sanctuary program that cost so much for so many, especially Wally West, Batman will be held accountable...by the Flash!
A cold case from the Justice League's past has mysteriously re-opened, and Batman and the Flash-the only two heroes who stand a chance of cracking the case-are at each other's throats! Our heroes must combat a demon from the past while burying their own inner demons in the process...and neither the World's Greatest Detective nor the Fastest Man Alive will ever be the same again! But who is really pulling the strings here? And how does Gotham Girl fit into all this? Friendships will be tested and blood will be spilled in this titanic crossover event...
RATED T+
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #5

IMAGE COMICS
(W) Robert Kirkman (A/CA) Lorenzo De Felici
END OF STORY ARC! In this extra-sized conclusion to our monumental second arc, Nathan has reached the end of the road-and there's no turning back. You'll never guess where we go from here!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #69

IMAGE COMICS
(W) Kevin Smith (A) Pernille Orum (CA) Francesco Francavilla
NEW STORY ARC!
"THE SILENT ERA," Part One
Join film, podcast, and comics legend KEVIN SMITH (Green Arrow, Daredevil) and animation/illustration virtuoso PERNILLE RUM (DC Superhero Girls, Blush, Coral) for the glitz and gore of this all-new chapter of HIT-GIRL!
Our favorite adolescent assassin tears Tinsel Town a new one when she realizes her life's being dramatized for the silver screen. Hit-Girl storms sets, wages war on fat-cat movie bosses, and lures old enemies out of hiding in this Californian bloodbath.
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #38

DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Johnnie Christmas, William Gibson (A) Tamra Bonvillain (A/CA) Johnnie Christmas
This is the official adaptation of the original screenplay for Alien 3, written by William Gibson, the award-winning science fiction author of the cyberpunk cult classic Neuromancer. You'll see familiar characters and places-but not all is the same in this horrifying Cold War thriller!
Suddenly, both the Rodina and Sulaco find themselves in a state of complete chaos, as the controlled environments go completely awry. When Hicks, Spence, and crew attempt to take matters into their own hands by expelling the Xenomorph embryos, they find that they may be too late.
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #93

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (A/CA) Michael Dialynas
Karai returns to New York City and means business! Will she come to Splinter and the TMNT seeking peace... or war? A pivotal turning point!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #132

DYNAMITE
(W) Leah Williams, Michael Golden (A) Maria Sanapo, Michael Golden (CA) Ergun Gunduz
Mardi Gras may still be a couple weeks away, but that doesn't mean spirits aren't stirring!  Valentine's Day is New Orlean's version of Halloween-the one day a year that's a supernatural free-for-all, when all the ghosts and ghoulies come out to feast on the spirits and flesh of horny tourists. Let's just say there's going to be big trouble in the Big Easy!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $4.99
PREVIEWS Page #185

BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Ryan Parrott (A) Eleonora Carlini (CA) Marcus To, Miguel Mercado
Rita needs the Green Power Coin to create a Ranger of her own, but in order to move forward she must first go back to the home she left behind?
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #202

ABSTRACT STUDIOS
(W) Terry Moore (A/CA) Terry Moore
Using the help of her new friends from Manson, Katchoo races cross-country to save Francine and the kids from violent gunmen in their home. Tambi and Sam (a.k.a. Motor Girl) are on the scene, ready for action, when they get a helping hand from a brave little girl determined to save her family. Don't miss the stunning conclusion of this story that celebrates the 25th Anniversary of Terry Moore's groundbreaking series and ties all of his books together into one epic saga!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #224

AFTERSHOCK COMICS
(W) Cullen Bunn (A/CA) Juan Doe
The monsters of Shrae's Ark are being hunted for sport. With Shrae missing, Khalee, Janris, Orrin and a small cadre of monsters set out to stop the hunters from killing them off one by one. But these monsters have never trusted each other, and the dangers they face may push their uneasy alliance beyond its limits.
From writer Cullen Bunn (UNHOLY GRAIL, X-Men Blue, Deadpool, Venom) and artist Juan Doe (ANIMOSITY: THE RISE, AMERICAN MONSTER, WORLD READER) comes a sinister tale of biblical proportions!
"The story in...this series continues to surprise and amaze around every corner..." - Sean Nickerson, Adventures in Poor Taste!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #238

GNs & TPs

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Christos Gage, Dan Slott, More (A) Clayton Crain, More (A/CA) Jorge Molina
SPIDER-VERSE united every Spider-Person ever - now SPIDER-GEDDON will destroy them all! The Inheritors have escaped their radioactive prison planet and made their way to the Marvel Universe. As the villains draw first blood, a whole Spider-Army must reunite to keep them at bay! Starring Spider-Man, Otto Octavius, Spider-Gwen, Miles Morales, Spider-Woman, Spider-Punk, the live-action Japanese TV Spider-Man, the Spider-Man from the new PS4 video game and many more Spiders - including some brand-new ones! Prepare to meet Web-Slinger, Spidey of the Wild West! May Parker: Spider-Ma'am! And more! But as the threat they face builds, things do not look good for our web-heads and wall-crawlers. The end of the Spider-Verse is here! Collecting SPIDER-GEDDON #0-5 and VAULT OF SPIDERS #1-2.
Rated T
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $24.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #119

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Gerry Duggan (A) Mark Bagley (A/CA) Mike Deodato
What does Infinity hold for the Marvel Universe? As the Infinity Stones come to Earth, so too comes the war for control over them - with Captain Marvel, Star-Lord, Doctor Strange, Loki and more on the front lines! But none who wields the stones truly understands the power they contain - or comprehend what it would take to bring them to their end! The nature of the cosmos itself hangs in the balance as we learn the answer to the heroes' most pressing question: Who is Requiem? Infinity is warped, and reality has only one hope - and the ramifications of this story will be felt throughout the Marvel Universe for years to come! As cosmic war begins to rage, Gerry Duggan and Mike Deodato Jr. gaze into the Infinite - and bring the truth to light! Collecting INFINITY WARS #1-6, PRIME, FALLEN GUARDIAN and 8.
Rated T+
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $34.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #117

DC COMICS
(W) Tom King (A/CA) Mitch Gerads
The critically acclaimed 12-issue mini-series is collected. Scott Free is the greatest escape artist who ever lived. So great that he escaped Granny Goodness' gruesome orphanage and the dangers of Apokolips to travel across galaxies and set up a new life on Earth with his wife, the former Female Fury known as Big Barda. Using the stage alter ego of Mister Miracle, he has made a career for himself showing off his acrobatic escape techniques. He even caught the attention of the Justice League, which counted him among its ranks. You might say Scott Free has everything...so why isn't it enough? Mister Miracle has mastered every illusion, achieved every stunt, pulled off every trick-except one. He has never escaped death. Is it even possible? Our hero is going to have to kill himself if he wants to find out.
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $24.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #78

IMAGE COMICS
(W) Joshua Williamson (A/CA) Andrei Bressan
As the search for Brennan and Kallista begins, Mikey still has much to atone for. In the wake of the previous volume's events, can he become Earth's greatest protector, or have his actions already doomed his new quest? Collects BIRTHRIGHT #31-35.
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $14.99
PREVIEWS Page #49

Merchandise

DC COMICS
Workplace romance is never easy, and doing it behind a mask while protecting the streets of Gotham City takes the difficulty to new heights. But being able to embrace your beloved while hanging upside down via grapnel-gun cable makes it all worthwhile. This statue is inspired by the art of Ryan Sook and is designed to stand upright or be mounted on a wall so the characters can hang inverted in their embrace. This polyresin statue is limited to 5,000 pieces.
DC DESIGNER SERIES statues are based on art from the comics industry's top creators and re-create their vision in vivid 3-D detail.
•  Limited to 5,000 pieces and individually numbered
•  Figures measure 13.7" tall
•  Allocations may occur
•  Final products may differ from images shown
•  Approximately 4 units per carton
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $250.00
DC PREVIEWS Page #93

DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC
A Diamond Select Toys release! Release the Squirrels! And then hurry up and release this Squirrel Girl PVC Diorama, featuring the superheroine who eats nuts and kicks butts! Doreen Green has a long and varied history in the Marvel Comics Universe, but today she's enjoying the height of her popularity as the Unbeatable Squirrel Girl. This detailed 10-inch sculpture depicts her leaping over a tree stump with Tippy-Toe and her other squirrel allies, with meticulous sculpting by Sam Greenwell based on a design by Uriel Caton. Packaged in a full-color window box!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $45.00
PREVIEWS Page #1018

DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC
A Diamond Select Toys Release! The 1984 horror-comedy classic Ghostbusters is as beloved now as it ever was, and this action figure captures one of its most iconic moments! The most serious and strait-laced of the Ghostbusters, Egon Spengler gets covered with marshmallow in this 7-inch scale action figure inspired by the film's final scenes. This figure features newly sculpted parts and 16 points of articulation, plus alternate hands, proton pack, neutrino wand and display base. Sculpted by Gentle Giant!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $19.99
PREVIEWS Page #1026

DIAMOND SELECT TOYS LLC
A Diamond Select Toys release! How metal is your Gallery? The world of Dark Knights: Metal expands with the latest comic-based DC Gallery diorama - Wonder Woman from the world of Batman: The Merciless! This woman warrior is girded for battle with breastplate and shoulder armor, and has her sword and shield at the ready. Sprinting past a monstrous tentacle, this action-packed 9-inch PVC diorama comes packaged in a full-color window box. Sculpted by Cortes Studio based on a design by Caesar!
In Shops: Feb 13, 2019
SRP: $45.00
PREVIEWS Page #1019

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