He's Got Issues #259.0: Top Ten New Comics, 10/30/19

Jon Cooney

  1. DCeased #6 (Of 6)(Cover A Mark Brooks), $4.99
    (W) Tom Taylor (A) Trevor Hairsine, Neil Edwards, Stefano Guadiano (CA) Mark Brooks
    Humanity is on the brink of extinction, and only a few remaining members of the Justice League stand between life and annihilation. As the remnants of humanity make their last gamble for survival, will there even be a planet left to call home when all is said and done? The senses-shattering conclusion to the year's surprise blockbuster is here!
  2. Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man #13, $3.99
    (W) Tom Taylor (A) Ken Lashley (CA) Andrew Robinson
    •  Sometimes even your Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man needs help from his neighbors.
    •  Peter's been keeping secrets and it leads to some big consequences and...
  3. Harleen #2 (Of 3)(Cover A Stejpan Sejic), $7.99
    (W) Stejpan Sejic (A/CA) Stejpan Sejic
    Despite the strongest objections from every possible authority-including district attorney Harvey Dent-Dr. Harleen Quinzel's found herself with free access to every inmate in Arkham Asylum, where she desperately pursues a revolutionary and highly controversial cure to the insanity of Gotham. But her work with the city's super-criminals quickly muddies the waters of good and evil, and in the deepest, darkest padded rooms of Arkham, even the words of a mad clown start making sense!
  4. Runaways #26, $3.99
    (W) Rainbow Rowell (A) Genolet, Andres (CA) Kris Anka
    •  The Runaways are kitted out and code-named up, and FIGHTING alongside the hero Los Angeles deserves!
    •  But how will this unknown element disrupt their delicate team chemistry? Who opts out, and who gets left out?
  5. Batman Annual #4, $4.99
    (W) Tom King (A) Mike Norton, Jorge Fornes (CA) Lee Weeks
    Now features art by Jorge Fornes and Mike Norton and a new story:  What's it like to be Batman from day to day? What are the challenges that the Dark Knight Detective faces? From thieves to marauding monsters, writer Tom King takes us across the gamut of experience to show the vast scope of what it takes to fill the Batman's boots...and then what it means when he goes back home.
  6. Doctor Strange Annual #1 (Cover A Ariel Olivetti), $4.99
    (W) Pornsak Pichetshote, Tini Howard (A) Andy MacDonald, Lalit Kumar Sharma (CA) Ariel Olivetti
    The Sanctum Sanctorum holds all of the bizarre and dark relics that Doctor Strange has accumulated on his journey as the Sorcerer Supreme. But when one of those relics awakens and begins wreaking havoc in the halls, will Doctor Strange be able to wrangle back control...or will his Sanctum be transformed into his own personal hell? Find out in this epic Annual from Tini Howard (THANOS),  Pornsak Pitchetshote (INFIDEL), and more!
  7. Joker Killer Smile #1 (Of 3)(Cover A Andrea Sorrentino), $5.99
    (W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Andrea Sorrentino
    Everyone knows The Joker doesn't have the most promising history with psychotherapists. In fact, no one's even been able to diagnose him. But that doesn't matter to the confident, world-beating Dr. Ben Arnell; he's going to be the one to unravel this unknowable mind. There's no way The Joker could ever get through the therapeutic walls Ben has built around himself. Right? There's no way The Joker's been entering his house at night...right? There's no way The Joker has stood over his son's bed, and put that book in his hands, the one with the, the, the...  
    The Eisner-nominated creative team of Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino (GREEN ARROW, Gideon Falls) reunite for a psychological horror story where nothing is as it seems, your eyes can't be trusted and Mr. Smiles is waiting behind the basement door.
    Wait, who's Mr. Smiles? 
  8. Star Wars Doctor Aphra Annual #3 (Cover A Elsa Charretier), $4.99
    (W) Si Spurrier (A/CA) Elsa Charretier
    •  MOS EISLEY: you will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy -- and even from far away DOCTOR APHRA wears this place like a glove...
    •  Caught in her wake, struggling beast-hunters WINLOSS AND NOKK are about to cross paths with their most monstrous adversary yet...
    •  Oh blast, is that BLACK KRRSANTAN? And is there really an audience with JABBA THE HUTT up for grabs?
  9. Tales From The Dark Multiverse The Death Of Superman #1, $5.99
    (W) Jeff Loveness (A) Brad Walker, Andrew Hennessy (CA) Lee Weeks
    The Dark Multiverse takes on the highest-selling comic book event of all time-the Death of Superman! In a broken world much like our own, Lois Lane, twisted by rage and grief, becomes the Eradicator and takes revenge on those who let Superman die, and the corrupt world he could never defeat. Now, with the power of a god, she's going to end the battle by any means necessary...and the Reign of the Supermen will be over before it begins!
  10. Excalibur #1 (Cover A Mahmud Asrar), $4.99
    (W) Tini Howard (A) Marcus To (CA) Mahmud Asrar
    The Otherworld is rocked by war! It is a new era for mutantkind as a new Captain Britain holds the amulet, fighting for the Kingdom of Avalon with her Excalibur at her side - Rogue, Gambit, Rictor, Jubilee...and Apocalypse.