He's Got Issues #244.0: Top Ten New Comics, 7/17/19

My Top Ten Comics Being Released July 17, 2019

  1. Firefly #8 (Cover A Lee Garbett), $3.99
    (W) Greg Pak (A) Dan McDaid
    Mal and Zoe vs Boss Moon - and no one's leaving without paying the price! But when the dust settles, will these bitter enemies discover an even greater threat?
  2. Pearl #11 (Cover A Michael Gaydos), $3.99
    (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Michael Gaydos
    After a blazing adventure in Kobe, Japan, this modern-day yakuza crime epic wrapped around a romance for the ages from the award-winning creators of Jessica Jones comes back home. Tattoo artist/assassin/yakuza clan leader Pearl Tanaka has confronted her heritage on the same mean streets where her grand-mother was born. Now she comes home to find her place in the new order. This issue is another explosive, cliché-defying multimedia extravaganza from artist Michael Gaydos, as PEARL continues its unique exploration of art and self-expression in a way only comics can.
  3. Daredevil #8 (Cover A Chip Zdarsky), $3.99
    (W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Lalit Kumar Sharma
    With Daredevil still missing, his shadow looms large over Hell's Kitchen...and ordinary citizens are starting to feel his absence. Detective Cole North may think he's stopped Daredevil, but there are bigger problems coming his way!
  4. Immortal Hulk #21 (Cover A Alex Ross), $3.99
    (W) Al Ewing (A) Joe Bennett
    As the smoke from last issue clears, General Fortean makes a fateful decision. There can be no more half measure. No weapon is off the table. Force must be met with equal force. This is a war without rules... and SHADOW BASE is going to win.
  5. Star Wars Doctor Aphra #34 (Cover A Ashley Witter), $3.99
    (W) Si Spurrier (A) Wilton Santos
    "UNSPEAKABLE REBEL SUPERWEAPON" CONTINUES! Hiding out on the world where she grew up, everyone's favorite scoundreless, DOCTOR APHRA, takes a trip down memory. NB: Turns out memory lane is a hellhole covered in the agonizing thermal landmines of emotional honesty and family dysfunction. NB (2): Also bounty hunters. Lots and lots of bounty hunters.
  6. Spider-Man Life Story #5 (Of 6)(Cover A Chip Zdarsky), $4.99
    (W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Mark Bagley
    THE REAL-TIME LIFE STORY OF SPIDER-MAN CONTINUES! The superhero CIVIL WAR rocks the world! A hero's death changes everything for both PETER PARKER and his family as LIFE STORY continues into the 2000s!
  7. Batman #75 (Cover A Tony S. Daniel), $4.99
    (W) Tom King (A/CA) Tony S. Daniel
    "City of Bane" begins! Bane's minions have moved into Gotham City, taken control and are ruling with an iron fist-including rounding up any villain who refuses to sign onto Bane's program-and Batman is nowhere to be found. At least not the Batman anyone knows. It's like someone has replaced the real Gotham City with a twisted funhouse-mirror version of it. Meanwhile, the real Bruce Wayne is on a spiritual quest to regain his fighting spirit after his showdown with his father in the desert. Can the people of Gotham hold on until their protector is strong enough to come to their rescue? Plus, what does Lex Luthor's scheming mean for Gotham City when Bane and the villains are already in control? This extra-sized anniversary issue kicks off a new multi-part storyline that ties together all the threads of the first 74 issues of Tom King's epic BATMAN run!
  8. Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #1 (Of 12)(Cover A Steve Lieber), $3.99
    (W) Matt Fraction (A/CA) Steve Lieber
    Jimmy Olsen must die! Wait, we're getting ahead of ourselves. Jimmy Olsen lives! Superman's best friend and Daily Planet photographer Jimmy Olsen tours the bizarre underbelly of the DC Universe in this new miniseries featuring death, destruction, giant turtles and more! It's a centuries-spanning whirlwind of weird that starts in Metropolis and ends in Gotham City. And then we kill Jimmy.
  9. Loki #1 (Cover A Ozgur Yildirim), $3.99
    (W) Daniel Kibblesmith (CA) Ozgur Yildirim
    EARTH'S MIGHTIEST HERO! ALL-NEW ONGOING SERIES! After dying a grisly death in THE WAR OF THE REALMS, Loki learned a valuable lesson in warmongering: Don't get caught. But now he has a whole new set of responsibilities - and his brother Thor is not about to let him walk away from them this time. Late Show and BLACK PANTHER VS. DEADPOOL writer Daniel Kibblesmith takes the god of mischief in a thrilling new direction!
  10. Captain Marvel #8 (Cover A Amanda Conner), $3.99
    (W) Kelly Thompson (A) Carmen Nunez Carnero
    CAPTAIN MARVEL: FALLING STAR! From the moment she returned to full-time Avengers duty in New York City, Captain Marvel's life has been nonstop...and slightly weird. But she's about to take on a brand-new threat - and a very old one! When her Kree heritage is exposed to the world in dramatic fashion, Carol goes from most beloved hero to public enemy number one overnight - and it's pushing her to the darkest edge. Can she save the day even while the world turns on her? Does she want to?
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