Wednesday is new release day! This week includes Pokemon tins and tournament collections, Pathfinder card games, math geniuses taking down crime families, new horror universes, Celtic myths and legends, plenty of new Gundam figures, and more. Check out the highlights below!
A CALCULATED MAN #1
(W) Paul Tobin (A/CA) Alberto Alburquerque
A verifiable math genius, Jack Beans used to run the numbers for the Pinafore crime family, until one day he ran them too well and concluded that the only way out of this life was in a cas-ket or Witness Protection. So, he turned state’s evidence and ran.
Now, the Pinafores are out to end their favorite accountant. Little do they know that Jack’s skills with math and his perfect memory have made him a better killer than they ever could have re-alized. What follows is a journey full of murder, mayhem and mathematics.
Writer Paul Tobin (BUNNY MASK, MY DATE WITH MONSTERS) and artist Alberto Albuquerque (The Amazing Spider-Man, Savage Sword) unleash a master of math on a mission to eliminate a criminal empire for good.
CAPTAIN AMERICA SENTINEL OF LIBERTY #1
(W) Collin Kelly (A/CA) Carmen Carnero
“The shield isn’t what you think. It’s not your symbol. It’s theirs.”
The shield is one of the most iconic images in the world. It stands for hope, justice and the protection of the innocent.
It also holds a secret, undiscovered until now, that will change the way Steve Rogers views the 20th century… and how he chooses to fight in the 21st.
Nothing is what it appears in this game-changing Captain America run by Jackson Lanzing and Collin Kelly (KANG THE CONQUEROR) and Stormbreaker Carmen Carnero (MILES MORALES: SPIDER-MAN, CAPTAIN MARVEL, STAR).
HULKLING AND WICCAN #1
(W) Josh Trujillo (A) Alvaraz, Jasmine (CA) Peach Momoko
Hulking & Wiccan have found their happy ending at last… or have they?
When a magical artifact shows them the paths not taken in life and love, will Billy and Teddy find their way back to each other? Will they even want to?
The hit Infinity comic by Josh Trujillo (UNITED STATES OF CAPTAIN AMERICA) and Jodi Nishijima (SPIDER-GWEN: GWENVERSE) appears in print for the first time!
DC PRIDE TIM DRAKE SPECIAL #1
(W) Meghan Fitzmartin (A) Belen Ortega, Alberto Jimenez Alburquerque
The breakout story from Batman: Urban Legends collected in one volume for the very first time, in time for Pride Month!
Tim Drake’s search for a missing friend kidnapped by the villains known as the Chaos Monsters leads Tim to realize his identity as a bisexual man.
Collecting the Tim Drake stories from Batman: Urban Legends #4-6 and 10, with a brand-new story that sees Tim teaming up with his former Young Justice teammates and the Batgirls, beginning Tim Drake’s 2022 path!
CODE 45 #1 (OF 5)
(W) Benjamin Hunting (A) Joe Ng
There are dragons lurking in the tunnels beneath Montreal’s city streets – at least that’s the rumor that confronts new metro driver Vanessa.
Terrified by these mysterious and horrifying apparitions, the night shift turns to self-medication, losing the ability to tell the difference between reality and fantasy.
Pulled in deep by the underground raves that blast through the system’s abandoned stations, Vanessa quickly finds herself on the verge of crossing into a dark world she never knew existed.
BILL & TED ROLL DICE #1
(W) James Asmus, John Barber (A) Wayne Nichols, Andrew Currie (CA) Lukas Ketner
The time-traveling duo are back in a monthly series of most excellent adventures!
Go to Hell with Bill and Ted as they must save their souls with saving rolls!
Old friend Joan of Arc, Aleister Crowley, Niccol Paganini, and… Doctor Feelgood round out the party taking on the Game Master… Satan, himself!
Plus, the “Secret Origin of Chuck De Nomolos”!
BALLAD OF RONAN #1 (OF 6)
(W) John Walsh, Jim Walsh (A/CA) Remy Jackson
Long ago a war raged to extinguish all magic from this world and magic has not been felt since. But when Aisling, an angry Irish orphan, runs away from foster care, she’s going to discover that the war isn’t over. And with the help of an ancient Celtic warrior, a rogue priest, and a dark fairy, she will find herself on the run from the darkest creatures of the ages. Her only hope – find out where the magic went and how to bring it back!
Action Lab presents the next new series that fans of Once & Future have been waiting for!
(W) Felipe Pan (A/CA) Monaramis
When young Alec Ellis is granted a magical gift on Samhain night, the scales of power on the island of Albion are inadvertently shifted. Now, together with his friends, he is about to embark on a dangerous journey that shall decide the fate of their entire kingdom.
Set in a medieval world populated by characters and events from Celtic myths and legends, Triskele is a visually stunning journey into the world of once forgotten oral traditions. It is an epic story of courage and friendship imbued with fascinating characters and steeped in the magic of Welsh and Irish folklore.
Also released this week…
- Alice Ever After #3 (of 5)
- Amazing Spider-Man #1 2nd Ptg Romita Jr Var
- Angel #6 (of 8)
- Batman Urban Legends #16
- Ben Reilly Spider-Man #5 (of 5)
- By The Horns Dark Earth #1
- Do A Powerbomb #1 (of 7)
- Fantastic Four #44
- Power Rangers #20
- Savage Spider-Man #4 (of 5)
- Spider-Gwen Gwenverse #3 (of 5)
- Spider-Man 2099 Exodus #2
- Star Wars Bounty Hunters #24
- Walking Dead Dlx #41
- What If Miles Morales #4 (of 5)
- Wolverine #22
- X-Men Red #3
BONE ORCHARD MYTHOS PASSAGEWAY HC
(W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Andrea Sorrentino
From the creative team of GIDEON FALLS and PRIMORDIAL comes the first book in a bold and ambitious new shared horror universe!
When a geologist is sent to a remote lighthouse to investigate strange phenomenon he finds a seemingly endless pit in the rocks. But what lurks within and how will he escape its pull?
THE PASSAGEWAY is the first of a dozen new interconnected projects making up THE BONE ORCHARD MYTHOS from LEMIRE and SORRENTINO!
DC POSTER PORTFOLIO DC PRIDE TP
(A) Various (CA) Jen Bartel
Just in time for DC Pride 2022, this poster portfolio features variant covers and pinups celebrating LGBTQIA+ characters across the DC Universe!
Includes 20 oversize removable posters suitable for framing and display.
BIKINI ATOLL HC
(W) Christophe Bec (A) Bernard Khattou
Bikini Atoll and its turquoise waters attract tourist and divers from all over the world.
This celestial paradise has not only given its name to the world’s most famous bathing suit, but it was also used as a nuclear testing ground by the United States for over 40 years.
Today the island’s unreachable crevasses and impenetrable forests conceal many mysteries and dangers!
Take a relaxing weekend trip to Bikini Atoll… if you dare!
Written and illustrated by the SUNLIGHT creative team, screenwriter Christophe Bec and artist Bernard Khattou.
MILES MORALES MARVEL UNIVERSE GN TP
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Nico Leon (A/CA) Sara Pichelli
Miles Morales is hitting the big time! Not only is he joining the mainstream Marvel Universe, but he’s also become a card-carrying Avenger! And he’ll soon be a media sensation in this all-new, all-different New York – because when the rest of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes fall, Miles must stand alone against a villain with the power to destroy the planet! Meanwhile, the Black Cat tries to get her claws into this new Spider-Man, and a new mutant threatens to grab the spotlight. But Miles’ brave new world may be torn apart when Marvel’s heroes go to war! Will he be forced to pick a side? Or can he and his Avengers friends Nova and Ms. Marvel find their own way?
Plus: Learn the secret history of Miles’ father… back when he was an Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.!
ARITH MAGICA GOSSAMYR SAGA VOL 01 FINDING GOSSAMYR TP
(W) David Rodriguez (A) Sarah Ellerton
Denny Auramen, a young boy on the autism spectrum, moves in with his older sister Jenna following their parent’s divorce.
Finding it difficult to shoulder so much responsibility, Jenna pushes Denny to solve an ancient theorem that he believes is dangerous, in order to get him into a prestigious math program. The theorem sends the children to the world of Gossamyr, a place where math is magic and an ancient evil has been unleashed.
Here, Denny’s gifts make him a powerful Arithmancer, but this only complicates the stranded siblings’ already strained relationship. Together, Jenna and Denny must find a way to navigate this treacherous land to not only find their way home, but back to each other.
Also released this week…
- Avengers Forever Vol 01 Lords Of Earthly Vengeance TP
- Minecraft Wither Without You Vol 03 TP
- Critical Role Kith & Kin TP – now in paperback!
- Sonic The Hedgehog Vol 11 Zeti Hunt TP
PATHFINDER LEVEL 20
Here you are, minding your own business with some of your best friends, enjoying the leftover scraps buried in the filth of your cave, when you hear a human curse as they knock some rocks free. Hopeful that this newcomer will mean an opportunity for new delicacies, you creep over to the entrance of the cave. And then you hear the most terrifying words you’ve ever heard. Words spoken of in legend. You thought they were just a myth to scare young kobolds into obedience.
“I need just a few XP to hit Level 20. There better be some kobolds down there!”
POKEMON TCG ARCEUS V FIGURE COLLECTION
Bring the power of the majestic Alpha Pokémon to your team with the Pokémon TCG: Arceus V Figure Collection. Included are both a beautifully detailed figure and an incredible Arceus V foil promo card that shows multiple Pokémon staring up at Arceus, with Mount Coronet looming in the background.
POKEMON TCG DIVERGENT POWERS TIN – HISUIAN DECIDUEYE V / SAMUROTT V / TYPHLOSION V
Hailing from the ancient region of Hisui, a trio of partner Pokémon with unique strengths are eager to join your deck! With this Divergent Powers Tin, you can choose the keen eye of Hisuian Decidueye V, the fearsome flames of Hisuian Typhlosion V, or the shadowy blades of Hisuian Samurott V, and then find even more useful Pokémon and Trainer cards in a handful of Pokémon TCG booster packs.
Available from Friday 17th June!
POKEMON TCG PROFESSOR JUNIPER PREMIUM TOURNAMENT COLLECTION
Professor Juniper guides new Pokémon Trainers as they begin their journey, and in the Pokémon TCG, her in-depth research can help you find the cards you need to succeed! In this premium collection, you get a full playset of the Professor’s Research Supporter card featuring Professor Juniper, plus a protective deck box, card sleeves, coin, and more tournament-ready accessories. You’ll also find a stack of Pokémon TCG booster packs and a code that unlocks another full playset of Professor’s Research in Pokémon TCG Live!
Available from Friday 17th June!
MG DOM VER 1.5 1/100
HGBB GUNDAM HELIOS 1/144
ENTRY GRADE GUNDAM RX-93 NU GUNDAM 1/144
BANDAI SPIRITS ENTRY NIPPER
HG MAILES REIKI 1/72
HG NYUREN 1/72
30 MINUTE MISSIONS
EXM-E7A SPINATIA ASSASSIN TYPE 1/144
EEXM-30 ESPOSSITO ALPHA 1/144
Also released this week…
- 30MM EXM-A9N Spinatio Ninja 1/144
- Kyoukai Senki HG Jo Hound 1/72
MARVEL SELECT WATCHER AF
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