He's Got Issues #248.0: Top Ten New Comics, 8/14/19

Jon Cooney

  1. Amazing Spider-Man #27 (Cover A Ryan Ottley), $3.99
    (W) Nick Spencer (A) Kev Walker (CA) Ryan Ottley
    • There is a new Sinister Syndicate!
    •  Beetle, Electro, Lady Octopus, Scorpia and White Rabbit have come together for one reason: TO HUNT BOOMERANG!
    •  Spidey knew having Boomerang as a roommate would come back to bite him, but not like this.
  2. Event Leviathan #3 (Of 6)(Cover A Alex Maleev), $3.99
    (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Alex Maleev
    From the award-winning team of writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Alex Maleev, it's DC's biggest whodunit in years! The world's greatest detectives-Batman, Green Arrow, Lois Lane, Plastic Man, the Question and Martian Manhunter-have gathered to solve the mystery behind the true identity of Leviathan's leaders and the destruction of the world's top intelligence agencies! Red Hood is their leading suspect-and he is on the loose! Plus, the Silencer takes her shot! This mystery will unleash a new evil on the DC Universe!
  3. Doctor Strange #17 (Cover A Jesus Saiz), $3.99
    (W) Mark Waid, Barry Kitson (A) Barry Kitson, Scott Koblish (CA) Jesus Saiz
    The stakes have never been higher for Stephen Strange as "Herald Supreme" reaches its climax! Not only is the Multiverse in jeopardy but so is the love of Stephen's life! Can Strange save both existence and Clea?!
  4. Detective Comics #1009 (Cover A Doug Mahnke), $3.99
    (W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Christian Duce (CA) Doug Mahnke
    "Take Your Shot" begins! Deadshot has returned to Gotham City following a long stint with the Suicide Squad, and Batman fears that without the oversight of AmandaWaller, Floyd Lawton will go back to his old ways. Meanwhile, after taking Lex Luthor's offer, Mr. Freeze begins taking action to get exactly what he wants and killing anyone who stands in his way.
  5. Symbiote Spider-Man #5 (Of 5), $3.99
    (W) Peter David (A/CA) Greg Land
    • The culmination of Peter David and Greg Land's blockbuster series!
    •  MYSTERIO makes his final play for the symbiote!
    •  And is this the beginning of the end for Spidey and BLACK CAT?
  6. Powers Of X #2 (Of 6) (Cover A R. B. Silva), $4.99
    (W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) R. B. Silva
    As Xavier sows the seeds of the past, the X-Men's future blossoms into trouble for all mutantdom. Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (NEW AVENGERS, INFINITY, FF) continues reshaping the X-Men's past, present and future with breakout artist R.B. Silva (UNCANNY X-MEN)!
  7. Superman #14 (Cover A Ivan Reis & Joe Prado), $3.99
    (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Joe Prado, Ivan Reis
    Lex Luthor is back in Metropolis--and he's ready to wreak havoc! First stop, the most dangerous woman in the DC Universe: Lois Lane! Alone, her family a galaxy away, will Lois be tempted by Apex Lex's offer? What does Lex have that this reporter can't turn away from? Don't miss this shocking new twist in the Superman mythos!
  8. Star Wars Target Vader #2 (Of 6) (Cover A Nic Klein), $3.99
    (W) Robbie Thompson (A) Stefano Landini (CA) Nic Klein
    •  VALANCE and DENGAR track DARTH VADER while also seeking out the perfect weapon to kill the SITH LORD...
    •  ...which they'll need as Vader turns the tables on the hunters and corners them!
    •  And both hunter and hunted uncover dark secrets behind the criminal syndicate known only as THE HIDDEN HAND.
  9. Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man #10 (Cover A Andrew C. Robinson), $3.99
    (W) Tom Taylor (CA) Andrew Robinson
    Bring on the Bad Guys
    •  The climactic end of arc 2 puts Spider-Man face to face with a villain who's been secretly plaguing the Marvel Universe since WWII!
    •  This villain weaponizes pain and uses Spider-Man's painful history to threaten the Web-Slinger like never before!
  10. The Flash #76 (Cover A Rafa Sandoval & Jordi Tarragona), $3.99
    (W) Joshua Williamson (CA) Howard Porter (A/CA) Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona
    "Death of the Speed Force" begins! With renewed resolve following the events of "The Flash Year One," the Flash is back with a new mission, a new outlook and a brand-new speedster HQ. But the Fastest Man Alive is slowing down-and there's only one explanation: the Speed Force is dying. Plus, the Year of the Villain heats up as Captain Cold uses Lex Luthor's offer to boost Heat Wave to the next level!