Comic Quest Weekly for 1/20/2019
Five Independent Comics To Look Forward to in the January Previews Catalog!
VIKING QUEEN ONE SHOT
Source Point Press
Dark sorceress Ovaria, Bringer of Chaos, is bringing death and destruction to the kingdom of Svellvollir, but Queen Elgven is ready to defend her kingdom by any means. While she and her loyal war band face the oncoming horde, can she devise a plan to bring her face-to-face with Ovarai herself for a battle to end this war? SRP 3.99
SHOW ME HISTORY GN AMELIA EARHART PIONEER IN SKY
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1 4.99
WHO WILL STAND
The universe is on fire. Hundreds of worlds are at war. Never has there been such hatred and division across the cosmos. And in spite of all this, Thanos of Titan is still dead…or is he? Now, more than ever, the cosmos need the Guardians of the Galaxy…but in the aftermath of the Infinity Wars, who is left to answer the call? Featuring every cosmic super hero in the known universe by the THANOS WINS creative team of Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw!
NAOMI #1 3.99
DC’s biggest, newest mystery starts here! When a fight between Superman and Mongul crashes into a small Northwestern town, Naomi (last name?) begins a quest to uncover the last time a super-powered person visited her home-and how that might tie into her own origins and adoption. Follow Naomi’s journey on a quest that will take her to the heart of the DC Universe and unfold a universe of ideas and stories that have never been seen before. Join writers Brian Michael Bendis, David Walker and breakout artist Jamal Campbell in Wonder Comics’ massively ambitious new series and star… NAOMI.
BATMAN #63 3.99
There are strange goings-on in the dark alleys of Gotham City, mysteries that will require a different skill set than the Caped Crusader’s if he’s going to stop the whole city from succumbing to the darkness. John Constantine, the Hellblazer, is a person with just those skills-but after the events of “The Witching Hour,” is Constantine in any condition to help the Dark Knight Detective?
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #1 3.99
• Go back to the beginning as the critically acclaimed pop culture phenomenon Buffy The Vampire Slayer is reimagined under the guidance of series creator Joss Whedon.
• This is the Buffy Summers you know, who wants what every average teenager wants: friends at her new school, decent grades, and to escape her imposed destiny as the next in a long line of vampire slayers tasked with defeating the forces of evil.
• But her world looks a lot more like the one outside your window, as Eisner Award-Nominated writer Jordie Bellaire (Redlands) and Russ Manning Award-Winner Dan Mora (Saban’s Go Go Power Rangers) bring Buffy into a new era with new challenges, new friends…and a few enemies you might already recognize. But the more things change, the more they stay the same, as the Gang faces brand new Big Bads, and the threat lurking beneath the perfectly manicured exterior of Sunnydale High confirms what every teenager has always known: high school truly is hell.
• WELCOME BACK TO THE HELLMOUTH, FOR THE FIRST TIME!
SHAZAM #2 3.99
“Shazam! and the Seven Kingdoms” part two! The acclaimed team of writer Geoff Johns and artist Dale Eaglesham continue the first all-new ongoing SHAZAM! title in decades!
Billy Batson has uncovered a secret deep within the Rock of Eternity that sends him on his most personal mission yet-one that threatens to tear apart his family! Meanwhile, the truth behind the Rock of Eternity’s purpose and its forbidden past unveils new and familiar worlds (that Dale may go mad drawing)! Plus… talking animals?!
STAR WARS #60 3.99
“THE ESCAPE” PART FOUR!
• You can escape the horror of the galaxy.
• But only for a while.
• The return of SCAR SQUADRON..
THIS WEEK IN TOYS/STATUES
PANS LABYRINTH PALE MAN 7IN AF 35.99
From NECA. The second release in NECA’s new collaboration with renowned director Guillermo del Toro! The Guillermo del Toro Signature Collection brings select characters from del Toro’s movies to life in premium action figure format with deluxe added elements. From the dark fantasy film Pan’s Labyrinth, the grotesque Pale Man is super-poseable and comes with a detailed Underworld Throne. Collectible deluxe window boxed packaging.
POP DOCTOR WHO TARDIS CLARA MEMORIAL 6IN VINYL FIG 14.99
After Clara Oswald died in Doctor Who‘s “Face the Raven,” the TARDIS was decorated as a memorial to the lost companion. Funko recreates the Clara Memorial TARDIS with a 6″ addition to the POP! Vinyl figure line. Painted with flowers and a picture of Clara herself, this unique POP! release belongs in every Doctor Who fan’s collection! Window box packaging.
DRAGONBALL SUPER DRAGON STARS AF ASST
From Bandai America. The Dragon Stars series is comprised of the most highly detailed and articulated figures in the Dragon Ball Super line. Standing at 6 1/2″ and having 16 or more points of articulation and additional hands, these figures can be posed in hundreds of positions. The ongoing collectible series will include many characters from Dragon Ball’s rich history.
To honor the first appearance of a Gremlin in our Ultimate line, NECA has completely re-sculpted the original 1984 Gremlin body! Any fans of the Gremlinsmovies knows the rules: keep them out of sunlight, don't get them wet, and never feed them after midnight. Break them and your fuzzy, friendly little Mogwai will turn into a scaly, savage Gremlin, like this deluxe 7" scale figure (stands approximately 6" tall). The all new body features over 25 points of articulation, including ears and jaw. This Ultimateedition comes with popcorn bags that can be placed over the ears like in the movie, assorted candy, mug, playing cards, 3D glasses and more. Packaged in a collector-friendly window box with opening flap.
Trade-paperbacks of the Week!
COSMIC GHOST RIDER TP BABY THANOS MUST DIE 15.99
You knew him as the Punisher. Then Frank Castle made a deal with the devil that made him the Ghost Rider. A deal with Galactus made him cosmic. And a deal with Thanos made him…dead?! Not to worry, Castle doesn’t die easy. He’s back – and he’s got a plan to make the universe a better place! It all starts with an idea so simple he can’t believe no one’s ever done it before. But as with all things worth doing, it’s not going to be easy. Castle takes on space sharks, faces down the future Guardians of the Galaxy and runs into Galactus during a bar fight! And don’t forget…baby Thanos?! It’s Frank…er…the Punish…um…Cosmic Ghost Rider in the craziest caper you’ve ever seen! Collecting COSMIC GHOST RIDER #1-5.
After months of being on the run as a fugitive, something brings our favorite hamburger eating wolfman back to Riverdale-and that something is an out-for-blood Reggie! Will good ol’ Jug survive this battle of the werewolves? Join writer Frank Tieri (Wolverine) and artists Pat & Tim Kennedy (Death of Archie) and Joe Eisma (Archie) for this horrifying graphic novel that collects issues 4-8 of the ongoing Jughead the Hunger series.
In this second LOBO collection, it’s Lobo versus all of his illegitimate children, Lobo versus the Interstellar Revenue Service, plus two tours of duty with the Authority. This is one hangover the universe will never get rid of. Collects Lobo: Infanticide #1-4, Lobo: Death and Taxes #1-4, Lobo #58, Authority/Lobo: Jingle Hell and Authority/Lobo: Spring Break Massacre #1.
BOOM! Studios presents the the first of three Sons of Anarchy Legacy Editions! Collecting the previously
released Sons of Anarchy comic for the first time under one cover in an all-new value priced format that no
fan can afford to miss.
Kurt Sutter delivers the epic outlaw story of Charming’s most notorious biker gang in this official tie in to
the hit Sons of Anarchy television series.
With stories taking place throughout key seasons of the his show, Kurt Sutter delivers the epic outlaw story
of Charming’s most notorious biker gang as they to keep the family together, while also staying one step
ahead of the law.
Collects Sons of Anarchy (2014) #1-12.
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