He's Got Issues #257.0: Top Ten New Comics, 10/16/19

Jon Cooney

  1. Firefly #10 (Cover A Lee Garbett), $3.99
    (W) Greg Pak (A) Dan McDaid (CA) Lee Garbett
    REVOLUTION! Zoe has finally returned with a Browncoat army to save Mal and depose Boss Moon. But a lot has changed since she left, and she has no way to know that Mal and Boss Moon are allies, bound by mutual respect. With the Browncoats taking over the planet, Mal and Boss Moon must choose a side to try to prevent all out war. Will their newfound respect for each other save the planet... or doom it?
  2. Superman Year One #3 (Of 3)(Cover A John Romita Jr. & Danny Miki), $7.99
    (W) Frank Miller (A/CA) John Romita, Danny Miki
    It's the jaw-dropping conclusion to Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.'s blockbuster reimagining of Superman's origin! In this final chapter, Clark Kent arrives in Metropolis, the city where he will fulfill his heroic destiny. Witness the first meeting between Superman and Lois Lane, the beginnings of Clark Kent's career at the Daily Planet, and the birth of his rivalry with Lex Luthor. But when The Joker arrives on the scene, the Man of Steel must enlist the help of his two strange new friends: Wonder Woman and Batman!
  3. X-Men #1 (Cover A Leinil Francis Yu), $4.99
    (W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) Leinil Francis Yu
    DAWN OF X!
    The X-Men find themselves in a whole new world of possibility... and things have never been better! Jonathan Hickman (HOUSE OF X, POWERS OF X, SECRET WARS) and superstar artist Leinil Yu (NEW AVENGERS, CAPTAIN AMERICA) reveal the saga of Cyclops and his hand-picked squad of mutant powerhouses!
  4. Batman #81 (Cover A John Romita Jr. & Klaus Janson), $3.99
    (W) Tom King (A/CA) John Romita, Klaus Janson
    It's time for the big showdown. Batman is calling Bane out. But is the Dark Knight Detective ready to take on the foe who broke him worse than any other that came before? And what else stands in Batman's way, to put an obstacle between him and his enemy? Tread lightly, Batman, because not only do the lives of your son and trusted friends hang in the balance, but your entire home could collapse on top of you!
  5. Spider-Man #2 (Of 5)(Cover A Olivier Coipel), $3.99
    (W) J. J. Abrams, Henry Abrams (A) Sara Pichelli (CA) Olivier Coipel
    • The most anticipated comic event of the year continues from J.J. Abrams (Star Wars, Star Trek, Lost, Alias), Henry Abrams and Sara Pichelli (SPIDER-MAN, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY)!
    •  Peter and Mary Jane have had their first run in with the new villain Cadaverous and it did not go well. What horrific impact from this horrific villain will scar them the worst?!
  6. Flash Forward #2 (Of 6)(Cover A Evan Doc Shaner), $3.99
    (W) Scott Lobdell (A) Brett Booth, Norm Rapmund (CA) Evan Shaner
    When the border between the Multiverse and the Dark Multiverse starts to buckle, who do you turn to? The answer: Wally West. Once the Fastest Man Alive, he's now a man with nothing left to live for. Will Tempus Fuginaut's chosen champion rise to the occasion and fight back the demons of the darkness, or will Wally's own demons win the day?
  7. Captain Marvel #11 (Cover A Mark Brooks), $3.99
    (W) Kelly Thompson (A) Carmen Nunez Carnero (CA) Mark Brooks
    The world has turned its back on her. Her powers are fading. And Carol Danvers has never felt more lost. But when a world that shunned her needs Captain Marvel, she will answer the call, because that's what heroes do. Carol is in the fight of her life -- one that by it's very nature must destroy her. What will be left when it's all over?
  8. Metal Men #1 (Of 12)(Cover A Shane Davis), $3.99
    (W) Dan DiDio (A) Michelle Delecki (A/CA) Shane Davis
    The Metal Men are back! And back and back and back again, as we take a deep look into Doc Magnus' lab as he experiments with what it means to be sentient. Meanwhile, a mysterious liquid Nth metal has appeared in the science site at Challengers Mountain that appears to have come through from the Dark Multiverse...
  9. Absolute Carnage Avengers #1 (Cover A Clayton Crain), $4.99
    (W) Leah Williams, Zac Thompson (A) Alberto Alburquerque, Guiu Villanova (CA) Clayton Crain
    Years ago, Cletus Kasady used the Carnage symbiote to take over a small town called Doverton, Colorado, as well as the team of Avengers who arrived to stop him! Barely able to free themselves from his control during their first meeting, this small band of heroes will have no choice but to assemble once more after they discover that Doverton's entire population has recently fallen victim to Carnage's more lethal designs...
  10. Tales From The Dark Multiverse Batman Knightfall #1, $5.99
    (W) Scott Snyder, Kyle Higgins (A) Javi Fernandez (CA) Lee Weeks
    Don't miss this twisted tale from the pages of the game-changing event "Batman: Knightfall"! Thirty years after Bruce Wayne was broken and failed to take back the mantle of the Bat, Jean-Paul Valley, now known as Saint Batman, has turned Gotham into the city of his dreams. In his new order, killing has become commonplace and criminals live in constant fear-all in the name of justice. But just when all seems lost, a new hope for Gotham City rises...the son of Bane!