He's Got Issues #204.0: Top Ten New Comics, 10/17/18
1) Cover #2 (Of 6)
(Cover A David Mack), $3.99
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) David Mack
Nazi-hunters? Escape artists? Some M.I.A. for decades? Exactly how long have comics creators been part of the intelligence community? Follow the latest recruit from the Comic-Con circuit as he falls in with this mysterious crowd. The secrets he uncovers about its legacy will shock and delight, well, just about everyone.
This whip-smart multimedia explosion by lifelong collaborators Brian Michael Bendis (writer of SUPERMAN and ACTION COMICS) and David Mack bring the worlds of spies and comics together in a loving mash-up that celebrates both. Fans of David's multimedia comics work are in for a once-in-a-lifetime treat.
2) Pearl #3 (Of 6), $3.99
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Michael Gaydos
From the Peabody and Eisner award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes a brand-new force of nature. Her name is Pearl...a master tattoo artist and reluctant assassin for the modern-day yakuza. With Pearl's dangerous secret now revealed, her chances of happiness in her yakuza clan have all but disappeared. With real true love revealing itself to her for the first time, Pearl begins to discover her story isn't completely written yet. It's the latest beautifully illustrated, fully painted chapter by Michael Gaydos.
3) Life Of Captain Marvel #4 (Of 5)
(Cover A Julian Totino Tedesco), $3.99
(W) Margaret Stohl (A) Carlos Pacheco, Erica D'Urso (CA) Julian Totino Tedesco
It was an accident of fate. A mysterious bonding between a super hero, a human and an alien machine. Mar-Vell and the Psyche-Magnitron that gave her Kree powers have been part of Carol's story since the beginning - but that's just the story you know. The true tale of Carol Danvers and her journey to becoming Captain Marvel begins years ago, on a star-filled night in a sleepy town. A night that no one knew would change the world.
4) Batman #57
(Cover A Tony S. Daniel), $3.99
(W) Tom King (A/CA) Tony S. Daniel
The KGBeast isn't working alone. As the Cold War between Batman and the Russian killer heats up, Batman's nose for mystery gets to twitching when he suspects there's more to the KGBeast's attacks than initially thought. Not only does this tie back to the court case Bruce Wayne sat on involving Mr. Freeze, there's another villainous Gotham ghoul in play-but whom?
5) Peter Parker The Spectacular Spider-Man #311
(W) Sean Ryan (A) Juan Frigeri (CA) Philip Tan
• Few Spider-Villains fill Peter Parker with fear at the mere mention of their name. Morlun is one that gets Peter quaking.
• The Inheritors are back, and Morlun has set his sights on Peter Parker and Peter Parker alone and will not rest until he's destroyed the one Spider who has ever bested him.
6) Star Wars Darth Vader #22
(Cover A Elia Bonetti & Giuseppe Camuncoli), $3.99
(W) Charles Soule (CA) Elia Bonetti (A/CA) Giuseppe Camuncoli
"FORTRESS VADER" PART 4
• The Tale of LORD MOMIN!
• Plans are drawn...
• ...a foundation is laid ...
• ...and darkness rises on MUSTAFAR!
7) Runaways #14, $3.99
(W) Rainbow Rowell (A) David Lafuente (CA) Kris Anka
• A truly terrifying villain from the Runaways' past returns and gives the Runaways an ultimatum with the world in the balance.
• The kids have had a hard enough time with a grandma and a 13-year-old, so...things look pretty bleak for everyone in the world.
• Plus, see a story from a never-before-seen perspective!
8) Daredevil #609
(Cover A Phil Noto), $3.99
(W) Charles Soule (A/CA) Phil Noto
• The eleventh hour draws near as Matt Murdock prepares to square off against the Kingpin of Crime!
• Matt is forced to ask himself how long he can take hits against the ropes as Daredevil before he has to hang up the horns.
• But first, Matt will have to embark on a crusade to free the city of New York from Wilson Fisk's mayoral reign!
9) Justice League #10
(Cover A Francis Manapul), $3.99
(W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Francis Manapul
THE ROAD TO "DROWNED EARTH"! When Wonder Woman learns that Cheetah gained new powers and killed the Greek sea god, Poseidon, that sets Aquaman off on a search for answers, bringing him into conflict with an entity known as the Flood, a herald for long-dead ocean gods with an ancient grudge against Poseidon, Atlantis and, well, everyone else on Earth. Who are those guys? Some very big fish-and you know what big fish do? Eat smaller fish like Aquaman and his Justice League buddies!
10) Justice League Dark #4
(Cover A Riley Rossmo), $3.99
(W) James TynionIV (A) Alvaro Martinez, Raul Fernandez (CA) Riley Rossmo
"The Witching Hour" part three! Everything the Justice League Dark thought they knew about Wonder Woman and Hecate has proven to be wrong...and the Parliament of Trees is about to pay the price! Hecate knows this world isn't strong enough to resist the Otherkind, so she's going to burn it down and replace it with a world of her own...starting with that ancient grove!