He's Got Issues #205.0: Top Ten New Comics, 10/24/18

Jon Cooney

1) Scarlet #3 (Of 5)


(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Alex Maleev

From the Eisner Award-winning team that brought you Daredevil and Iron Man comes the latest chapter in their critically acclaimed series SCARLET. Scarlet has fought back against the corruption that destroyed her life-and now the next American revolution is underway!

The city of Portland has been shut down-or, in the eyes of some, taken hostage-and Scarlet must decide how far she is willing to take her crusade. Enter Kit, the woman who will reduce Portland to rubble.

SCARLET tells the story of a generation pushed too far in an alternative world we may soon find ourselves in as created by writer Brian Michael Bendis (SUPERMAN and ACTION COMICS) and artist Alex Maleev.

2) Amazing Spider-Man #8

(Cover A Humberto Ramos), $3.99

(W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Humberto Ramos

• The heist of the century is ON!

• Who are the Thieves Guild of New York?

• Spidey might dying trying to find out.

3) Action Comics #1004

(Cover A Steve Rude), $3.99

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Ryan Sook (CA) Steve Rude

Superman confronts Lois Lane and wants answers: Where is Jon Kent? What happened during Lois' trip into space with Jor-El? Why didn't she contact the Man of Steel when she returned? And most importantly, does she still love him? Or is the world-famous reporter looking to let Clark Kent down easy? Lois and Clark's relationship gets redefined in this issue illustrated by acclaimed artist Ryan Sook!

4) Star Wars Doctor Aphra #25

(Cover A Ashley Witter), $4.99

(W) Simon Spurrier (A) Kev Walker (CA) Ashley Witter


• After a lifetime of betrayals, all DOCTOR APHRA's mynocks are finally coming home to roost.

• Murder-droids, Force-active spores, heartbroken lovers and vengeful lawmen - but they're all eclipsed by the tall, dark shadow that now falls across her.


5) Detective Comics #991

(Cover A Carmine Di Giandomenico), $3.99

(W) James Robinson (A/CA) Carmine Giandomenico

Batman's newest partner...Two-Face? As Harvey Dent's persona asserts fragile control over the villain's psyche, the Dark Knight, Commissioner Gordon and their ally-turned-enemy-turned-ally must work together to stop Kobra's terrorist attack against Gotham City.

6) Return Of Wolverine #2 (Of 5)

(Cover A Steve McNiven), $3.99

(W) Charles Soule (A) Declan Shalvey (CA) Steve McNiven

Logan is alive again - let's see if he can stay that way!

7) Spider-Geddon #2 (Of 5)

(Cover A Jorge Molina), $3.99

(W) Christos Gage, Dan Slott (A/CA) Jorge Molina

The Inheritors have made landfall and have drawn first blood. Now the Spiders have to gather their army and start their missions. But can it possibly be enough for an incredibly powerful family that eat Spider-People?

8) X-Men Red #9

(Cover A Jenny Frison), $3.99

(W) Tom Taylor (A) Roge Antonia (CA) Jenny Frison

• Following the shocking events of X-MEN RED #8, it's time for Jean to finally confront her demon head-on.

• Jean Grey and Cassandra Nova... The showdown begins here!

9) X-Men Black Juggernaut #1

(Cover A J. Scott Campbell), $4.99

(W) Robbie Thompson, Lonnie Nadler, Zac Thompson (A) Shawn Crystal (CA) J. Scott Campbell

Nothing can stop the Juggernaut...

...until now. What has finally stopped Cain Marko in his tracks? You'll have to see to believe, but we can promise you it's gonna involve nothing but punching for the Juggernaut! PLUS: Part 4 of X-MEN BLACK: APOCALYPSE!

10) Wonder Woman #57

(Cover A Yasmine Putri), $3.99

(W) James TynionIV (A) Emanuela Lupacchino, Ray McCarthy (CA) David Yardin

"The Witching Hour" part four! As Hecate's new world is born, Wonder Woman is under the goddess' total control! This is magic's darkest hour-one of the most powerful magicians of all time may not survive!