5/20/2015 Hot Comic Book Releases

Wednesday is here again and some fresh ink has just arrived at your local comic book store. Let’s check out this weeks Hot Comic Book Releases! I know DC Comics is nearing the finish line of its Convergence crossover event with issue #7 out today (along with numerous tie-ins), but it’s also a big week at Marvel with a slew of Secret Wars tie-ins hitting shelves. So, let’s check out 5 must-see Secret Wars tie-ins in this weeks edition of Fresh Picks.

 

Fresh Picks (the Secret Wars Tie-In Edition):

  • First up in our Secret Wars tie-in round-up is Secret Wars Battleworld #1 (of 4). It features stories from all over the new battleworld1planet, which formed from the remains of various Marvel Universes. Frank Castle, a.k.a. The Punisher, has been possessed by Doctor Strange and is on the run from the law. And by “law” I mean Spider-Man, Wolverine, Hulk, and Ghost Rider! Also, ALL OF THE M.O.D.O.Ks!
  • A-Force #1 tells the story of the new all-female Avengers team lead by She-Hulk, who is also the Baroness of the island kingdom of Arcadia. Her fellow A-Force members (Captain Marvel, Spider-Woman, Medusa, Dazzler (you read that correctly), and others) have to protect their island in the strange new world.
  • Planet Hulk #1 tells the story of a forbidden zone of Battleworld inhabited by wild Hulks (as opposed to tame ones?) and a warrior named Steve Rodgers trying to survive in this land. The odds don’t sound very good.
  • Everyone’s favorite merc with a mouth is back in Deadpool’s Secret Secret Wars #1 (of 4). Deadpool goes back to become a part of the original 1984 Secret Wars event in true, absolutely insane Deadpool fashion.  
  • Ultimate End #1 explores the final days leading up to the destruction of the Ultimate Universe. Miles Morales and the other Ultimate Marvel heroes fight to the bitter end, but can they survive?
 
What books are you picking up this week?
Leave a comment down below with what you’ve got on your pull list this week. If you don’t know where your nearest local comic book store is, check out the Comic Shop Locator.

Release List:

Note: Not every release from every publisher is included here. Also, redundant variants are not listed. Cover prices are included, but “AR” means “ask your retailer” as prices on those items may vary.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Archie Comics Spectacular Rock On TP, $5.99Aforce1
Mega Man #49 (Edwin Huang Regular Cover), $3.99
Sabrina #2 (Robert Hack 2nd Printing Variant Cover), $3.99
World Of Archie Comics Double Digest #50, $4.99
DC COMICS
Batman #40 (Greg Capullo & Danny Miki 3rd Printing Variant Cover), $4.99
Batman Detective Comics Volume 5 Gothopia TP, $16.99
Batman Detective Comics Volume 6 Icarus HC, $24.99
Convergence #7 (Of 8)(Carlo Pagulayan Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Adventures Of Superman #2 (Of 2)(Mikel Janin Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Batman And The Outsiders #2 (Of 2)(Carlos D’Anda Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Green Lantern Corps #2 (Of 2)(Tony Harris Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Hawkman #2 (Of 2)(Rafael Albuquerque Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Justice League America #2 (Of 2)(ChrisCross Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence New Teen Titans #2 (Of 2)(Nicola Scott Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Superboy And The Legion Of Super-Heroes #2 (Of 2)(Pia Guerra Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Swamp Thing #2 (Of 2)(Kelley Jones Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence The Flash #2 (Of 2)(Jonboy Meyers Regular Cover), $3.99
Convergence Wonder Woman #2 (Of 2)(Joshua Middleton Regular Cover), $3.99Deadpool Secret Secret Wars
Ex Machina Volume 5 TP, $19.99
FBP Federal Bureau Of Physics Volume 3 Standing On Shoulders TP, $14.99
Infinite Crisis The Fight For The Multiverse #11, $3.99
JLA Volume 7 TP, $24.99
Kitchen #7 (Of 8), $2.99
Mad Max Fury Road Nux And Immortal Joe #1, $4.99
Sensation Comics Featuring Wonder Woman #10, $3.99
Unwritten Volume 11 Apocalypse TP, $16.99
IDW PUBLISHING
Angry Birds Comics #11 (Cover A Paco Rodriques), $3.99
Borderlands Volume 3 Tannis And The Vault TP (not verified by Diamond), $17.99
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency #1 (Of 5)(Cover A Tony Atkins), $3.99
Donald Duck #1 (Cover A Jan-Roman Pikula), $3.99
Drones #2 (Of 5)(Cover A Claudio Munoz), $3.99
Empire Uprising #2 (Cover A Barry Kitson), $3.99
Indestructible Volume 2 Fake It Till You Make It TP, $19.99
Insufferable #1 (Cover A Peter Krause), $3.99
Jem And The Holograms #3 (Cover A Sophie Campbell), $3.99
Kill Shakespeare Backstage Edition Volume 1 Oversized HC, $49.99
Locke And Key Master Edition Volume 1 HC, $49.99Ultimate End 1
Maxx Maxximized #19 (Cover SUB Sam Kieth), $3.99
Maxx Maxximized Deluxe Edition Volume 1 HC, $125.00
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #30 (Cover A Agnes Garbowska), $3.99
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic Volume 7 TP (not verified by Diamond), $17.99
Popeye Classics #34 (Cover A Bud Sagendorf), $3.99
Skylanders #9 (Cover A Fico Ossio), $3.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles The Secret History Of The Foot Clan Deluxe Workprint Edition HC, $75.00
Transformers #41 (Cover A Casey W. Coller), $3.99
Transformers Treasury Edition (Cover A Alex Milne), $9.99
WEIRD Love #7 (Cover A Unknown), $3.99
Winterworld Frozen Fleet #1 (Of 3)(Cover A Gerardo Zaffino), $3.99
X-Files Season 10 #24 (Cover A Francesco Francavilla), $3.99
MARVEL COMICS
A-Force #1 (Jim Cheung Regular Cover), $3.99
All-New Ghost Rider Volume 2 Legend TP, $19.99
Avengers World #21, $3.99
Axis Revolutions TP, $12.99
Civil War Ms. Marvel TP, $19.99
Daredevil #15.1 (Chris Samnee Regular Cover), $4.99
Darth Vader #4 (Adi Granov 2nd Printing Variant Cover), $3.99
Deadpool’s Secret Secret Wars #1 (Of 4)(Tony Harris Regular Cover), $4.99
Deathlok #8, $3.99
Fantastic Four Epic Collection Volume 25 Strange Days TP, $34.99Plant Hulk1
Guardians Of The Galaxy #27 (Valerio Schiti Regular Cover), $3.99
Loki Agent Of Asgard #14, $3.99
Master Of Kung Fu #1 (Of 4)(Francesco Francavilla Regular Cover), $3.99
Max Ride First Flight #1 (Of 5)(Stephanie Hans 2nd Printing Variant Cover), $3.99
Moon Knight #15, $3.99
Planet Hulk #1 (Mike Del Mundo Regular Cover), $4.99
Powers #3 (Michael Avon Oeming Regular Cover), $3.99
Secret Warriors The Complete Collection Volume 1 TP, $34.99
Secret Wars Battleworld #1 (Of 4)(Paco Medina Regular Cover), $3.99
Spider-Gwen #2 (Jerome Opena Variant Cover Plus 1)(Dynamic Forces), AR
Spider-Gwen #2 (Jerome Opena Variant Cover)(Dynamic Forces), AR
Spider-Verse #1 (Nick Bradshaw Regular Cover), $4.99
Spider-Woman #1 (Greg Land Signed Edition)(Dynamic Forces), AR
Star Wars #5 (John Cassaday Regular Cover), $3.99
Ultimate End #1 (Of 5)(Mark Bagley Regular Cover), $3.99
Uncanny Avengers Volume 4 Avenge The Earth TP, $19.99
Uncanny X-Men #34, $3.99
Uncanny X-Men Volume 4 Vs S.H.I.E.L.D. TP, $24.99
Wolverines #19, $3.99

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