Top Ten New Comics #202.0: October 3, 2018
1) Walking Dead #184
(Cover A Charlie Adlard & Dave Stewart), $3.99
(W) Robert Kirkman (A) Stefano Gaudiano, Cliff Rathburn (CA) Dave Stewart (A/CA) Charlie Adlard
Eugene tinkers... but to what end?
2) United States Vs Murder Inc #2 (Of 6)
(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Michael Avon Oeming
In a world where the five families of Murder, Inc. never gave up their stranglehold on parts of America, the U.S. president tried to pit them against one another and failed. Badly. Now the families are united in their common cause. And there will be blood.
From the Eisner Award-winning creators of POWERS comes another big, bold world of crime-comic alternative history full of sexy, smart fun.
3) Batman #56
(Cover A Tony S. Daniel), $3.99
(W) Tom King (A/CA) Tony S. Daniel
The Dark Knight's looking to drop both the hammer and sickle on the KGBeast, whose rampage across Gotham City takes a toll on Nightwing when he's injured in the fray. Blaming himself for his ward's fate, Batman gets grimmer than usual-and vows to take the Russian assassin down like the Berlin Wall. Is even Gotham City ready for that much violence? The streets will run red like borscht if the Dark Knight gets his way against this Soviet scourge.
4) Thief Of Thieves #41
(W) Brett Lewis (A/CA) Shawn Martinbrough
Conrad and Celia are going to hit the Zubovs where it hurts. But will a familiar face return to ruin everything?
5) X-Men Black Magneto #1
(Cover A J. Scott Campbell), $4.99
(W) Chris Claremont (A) Dalibor Talajic (CA) J. Scott Campbell
MAGNETO IS BACK!
...and so is Chris Claremont! For years, Magneto has done everything he can to achieve his goals for mutant domination. But now Magneto has declared that enough is enough. So what revolutionary plan does Magneto have that will change the face of mutantkind? And will anyone be able to stop him? Will anyone want to? PLUS: Includes Part 1 of X-MEN BLACK: APOCALYPSE the back up story by Zac Thompson, Lonnie Nadler, and Geraldo Borge!
6) Star Wars #55
(Cover A David Marquez), $3.99
(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Salvador Larroca (CA) David Marquez
"HOPE DIES" PART 6
• If anyone is to survive this disaster, sacrifice is needed...
• Who's going to make it?
• If hope dies, what survives?
7) Tony Stark Iron Man #4
(Cover A Alexander Lozano), $3.99
(W) Dan Slott (A) Valerio Schiti (CA) Alexander Lozano
• You wanted to know who the book's love interest is going to be? Here you go. The one, the only...Janet Van Dyne! A love not seen since AVENGERS #224 is about to be rekindled.
• And what's going on with Sunset Bain's new dating app? Some of these online matches are just a little too good to be true...
8) Typhoid Fever Spider-Man #1
(Cover A R. B. Silva), $4.99
(W) Clay Chapman (A) Stefano Landini (CA) R. B. Silva
Typhoid Mary is back in Manhattan and has set her sights on Hell's Kitchen. With Daredevil preoccupied trying to take down Mayor Fisk, a power vacuum has suddenly formed in Manhattan's most dangerous neighborhood, and Typhoid Mary aims to fill it with her own unique brand of chaos. But Daredevil isn't the only guardian watching over the Kitchen's residents... and SPIDER-MAN is going to prove it!
9) Justice League #9
(Cover A Jorge Jimenez), $3.99
(W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Jorge Jimenez
THE ROAD TO "DROWNED EARTH"! Superman and Batman can't agree on how to put back the moon-you know, the one that went missing in issue #1. On the other hand, Wonder Woman and Aquaman have faith in each other, working together on a new addition to the Hall of Justice. Martian Manhunter takes Hawkgirl under his wing to test out the limits of her recently broken wing, and Flash and Green Lantern get up to some hijinks in the Hall's cafeteria. Can you say super food fight?!
10) Superior Octopus #1
(Cover A Travis Charest), $4.99
(W) Christos Gage (A) Mike Hawthorne (CA) Travis Charest
DOC OCK-TOBER STARTS HERE IN THIS SPIDER-GEDDON TIE IN!
• Doc Ock has set up shop as San Francisco's protector, but you won't believe his methods.
• Some of Otto Octavius's new super hero strategies may make Spider-Man regret letting him free, but the good doctor swears that he's the SUPERIOR OCTOPUS!
• Chistos Gage (AMAZING SPIDER-MAN) and Mike Hawthorne (Deadpool) will change the way you look at super hero comics.