Top Ten New Comics #199.0: September 12, 2018

Jon Cooney

1) Amazing Spider-Man #5

(Cover A Ryan Ottley), $3.99

(W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Ryan Ottley

Things look bad for Peter Parker...

...but GREAT for Spider-Man!

The first arc of the epic new run on ASM comes to a climactic finish!

2) Fantastic Four #2

(Cover A Esad Ribic), $3.99

(W) Dan Slott (A) Sara Pichelli (CA) Esad Ribic


What have Reed, Sue and the kids been up to all this time? What adventures have they been on? What strange new friends have they found along the way? What deadly new enemies have they made? And what are Franklin and Valeria's new codenames? All these questions will be answered... just in time for ENTIRE UNIVERSES TO DIE!

The return of Marvel's First Family keeps getting more and more intense! Don't you dare miss a single moment of the World's Greatest Comic Magazine!

3) Superman #3

(Cover A Ivan Reis & Joe Prado), $3.99

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Joe Prado, Ivan Reis

Guest-starring the Justice League! Locked inside the Phantom Zone, the Earth stands poisoned and its heroes lie dying, with no idea how to escape the deadly Kryptonian trap. But an even deadlier threat invades as Rogol Zaar teams with those who have been imprisoned inside the Phantom Zone to use Earth to escape, not caring if they destroy the planet to do it.

4) Peter Parker The Spectacular Spider-Man #309


(W) Chip Zdarsky (A/CA) Chris Bachalo

What should have been a simple altercation with Sandman turns VERY dark.

A tale unbound by time itself threatens Spider-Man in never-before-seen ways!

5) Daredevil #608


(W) Charles Soule (A/CA) Phil Noto

In a surprising turn of events, Matt Murdock's fictional twin brother, MIKE MURDOCK, has shown up alive in Hell's Kitchen!

Dodging DAREDEVIL'S attempt to capture him, Mike hunts down the only person who can help him find his brother - FOGGY NELSON!

6) Detective Comics #988

(Cover A Stephen Segovia), $3.99

(W) James Robinson (A/CA) Stephen Segovia

Kicking off an arc guest-written by James Robinson (writer of the Batman classics "Blades" and "Face the Face") with art by rising star Stephen Segovia! It looks like the kind of murder case too ordinary to draw the attention of Batman...but once the World's Greatest Detective gets involved, the identity of the victim completely unravels-and leads to a conspiracy among some of the Dark Knight's strangest foes!

7) Runaways #13

(Cover A Kris Anka), $3.99

(W) Rainbow Rowell (A) David Lafuente (CA) Kris Anka


After the world-shaking arc-end in #12, a lot has changed for your favorite super-teens.

And a major villain from Runaways past is back in a way you won't be able to predict!

Plus! This issue has a variant cover by Ryan Sands, the actor who plays Geoffrey Wilder on the Marvel's Runaways television series, now streaming on Hulu!

8) Star Wars Darth Vader #21

(Cover A Giuseppe Camuncoli & Elia Bonetti), $3.99

(W) Charles Soule (CA) Elia Bonetti (A/CA) Giuseppe Camuncoli


DARTH VADER returns to the place of his birth as he seeks the path to his destiny.

Echoes from the past reach out to him - both from his own, and from the dark history of the SITH.

9) Catwoman #3

(Cover A Joelle Jones), $3.99

(W) Joëlle Jones (A/CA) Joëlle Jones

The secret shot-caller who's been borrowing Catwoman's M.O. for a series of crimes steps out of the shadows in this issue, and her "secret origin" is unlike anything Selina's run into before! Meanwhile, the police close in on Catwoman as well, as they believe she killed a cop during one of the crimes she's been framed for. With nowhere to go and no one to turn to, Catwoman's running out of her nine lives fast!

10) X-Men Blue #35


(W) Cullen Bunn (A) Marcus To (CA) R. B. Silva

Knowing that their time is limited, the original X-Men must face uncomfortable realities about their future...