He's Got Issues #250.0: Top Ten New Comics, 8/28/19

Jon Cooney

  1. Batman Curse Of The White Knight #2 (Of 8)(Cover A Sean Murphy), $4.99
    (W) Sean Murphy (A/CA) Sean Murphy
    The Joker's plan is in full swing-with a single devastating secret and his puppet strings controlling the elites, the Clown Prince and his new recruit, Azrael, are ready to eliminate Batman and obliterate the Wayne family's legacy. With Gotham City's identity and institutions hanging in the balance, Gordon makes a surprising public announcement-but The Joker's response will send the Bat-family and the GTO spiraling.
  2. Amazing Spider-Man #28 (Cover A Ryan Ottley), $3.99
    (W) Nick Spencer (A) Kev Walker (CA) Ryan Ottley
    • RULE OF THUMB: Don't tick off Wilson Fisk, A.K.A. Mayor of NYC, A.K.A. FORMER ("Former"?) Kingpin of Crime.
    •  Sadly, Fred Myers (A.K.A. Boomerang) was never good with rules.
    •  Spider-Man is caught in the middle of this mess - and that thing that must also come with great power won't let him just walk away.
  3. Action Comics #1014 (Cover A Brandon Peterson), $3.99
    (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Szymon Kudranski (CA) Brandon Peterson
    Lex Luthor comes home to Metropolis in this "Year of the Villain" tie-in issue! What does he have up his sleeve? Some very interesting offers for the woman behind the city's invisible mafia...offers that no one could refuse! Plus, what is the secret of the Red Cloud? Ask Lex-he knows! Don't miss this huge chapter in both "Year of the Villain" and EVENT LEVIATHAN!
  4. Spider-Man Life Story #6 (Of 6) (Cover A Chip Zdarsky), $4.99
    (W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Mark Bagley (CA) Chip Zdarsky
    The year is 2019, and the 72-year-old web-slinger is about to embark on his final adventure! Will the end of Spider-Man's life story mean the end of his life?
  5. Runaways #24, $3.99
    (W) Rainbow Rowell (A) Genolet, Andres (CA) Kris Anka
    • Look out, West Coast Avengers and Superior Spider-Man! Karolina Dean is searching for a sense of purpose as California's NEWEST SUPER HERO!
    •  A chance at self-actualization is the best reason to put your life on the line for others! Right?
    •  But what consequences await the Runaways if Nico has to use her magic to support Karolina and keep her safe?
  6. Doctor Strange #18 (Cover A Jesus Saiz), $3.99
    (W) Mark Waid (A/CA) Jesus Saiz
    • Stephen Strange is back on Earth after his Multiversal odyssey with Galactus and Clea.
    •  But is the Multiverse done with Doctor Strange?
    •  A truly terrifying villain is working their way into the Marvel U via a small house in Kansas, in the issue that will have people talking for years!
  7. Detective Comics #1010 (Cover A Jae Lee), $3.99
    (W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Christian Duce (CA) Jae Lee
    In part two of "Take Your Shot," Batman confronts Deadshot only to learn he's come to Gotham City to enlist the skills of the World's Greatest Detective! Can the two of them work together-or will their opposing ideologies get the best of them?
  8. Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man #11 (Cover A Andrew C. Robinson), $3.99
    (W) Tom Taylor (A) Juan Cabal (CA) Andrew Robinson
    We haven't seen Mary Jane Watson since #1, but that's about to change with this almost ALL-MJ issue!
    MJ saves Spidey, helps Aunt May and basically saves the day.
    Face it, readers, you just hit the jackpot.
  9. House Of X #3 (Of 6) (Cover A Pepe Larraz), $4.99
    (W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) Pepe Larraz
    Learn the truth about one of the X-Men's closest allies...and then begin the fight for the future of mutantkind! Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman (AVENGERS, SECRET WARS, FANTASTIC FOUR) continues reshaping the X-Men's world with Marvel Young Gun artist Pepe Larraz (EXTERMINATION, AVENGERS)!
  10. The Flash #77 (Cover A Rafa Sandoval & Jordi Tarragona), $3.99
    (W) Joshua Williamson (A) Rafa Sandoval, Jordi Tarragona, Scott Kolins (CA) Howard Porter
    "Death of the Speed Force" continues! The Speed Force is collapsing, and its destructor is here...to save the day?! The Strength, Sage and Still forces have placed a dangerous strain on the force that empowers the DC Universe's super-speedsters, and the Flash is about to face the impossible choice of saving his friends' lives or losing his powers forever!