Not big on quantity but huge
on quality would sum up this weeks comic order.
You know what 'ol Jack Burton would say at a time like this?
Well now you will as BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA #1
debuts and is set IMMEDIATELY after the end scene of the famous cult hit!
Jack Burton, a macho, truck-driving adventurer, finds a stowaway hiding on his rig, The Pork Chop Express, but that soon becomes the least of his troubles. He helped his best friend Wang save his fiancée from the clutches of a demon, but now the wedding has been invaded by more evil forces with one thing on their minds—revenge against Jack Burton!
Next, not a comic but finally back in is the STEAMPUNK TAROT CARD SET
The Steampunk Tarot is a Rider-Waite based deck illustrated by English artist, Aly Fell, and with a companion book written by experienced tarotist, Barbara Moore. The darkly hued cards have a realistic mix of Victoriana, magic and mechanics in the tarot scenes, with tarot cards themselves featuring in several cards.
Now, over at DC, ACTION COMICS #32
“SUPERMAN: DOOMED” continues as Superman struggles against the Doomsday virus – but is he losing the fight?
BATMAN ETERNAL #9
As the weekly Batman epic continues, the questions continue to mount. In this issue, find out why Batman is in Hong Kong teaming up with Mr. Unknown!
THE NEW 52: FUTURES END #5
Mr. Terrific unveils his latest technical achievement – but will it take over the DC Universe? Plus, Firestorm’s inner conflict explodes!
Over at Marvel, there's:
ORIGINAL SIN #3
ANSWERS AT ALL COSTS. In the wake of last issue’s explosion of secrets, the heroes of the Marvel U are reeling, leaving Nick Fury to stand alone.
He Who Holds the Eye is still on the run, and now we meet his boss, the villainous mastermind behind the raid on the Watcher’s lair.
And in deep space, the Winter Soldier leads a team that uncovers the most bizarre murder of all.
AVENGERS WORLD #7
What is SPEAR? Who are The Ascendant? And in the face of an ancient evil, a rising super-power answers the call.
LOKI: AGENT OF ASGARD #5
Nobody else would have done it - because nobody else would have the nerve! Loki’s crew comes together to crack the deepest dungeons of Asgardia itself!
It’s the ultimate caper - but is there one plot twist too many for even the God of Trickery to handle?
Miracleman and Mr. Cream descend into the jungles of Paraguay where the battle with Gargunza begins!
Gargunza’s shocking intentions for Liz Moran and her unborn child are revealed!
An unexpected enemy may mean the death of Miracleman!
This issue includes material originally presented in WARRIOR #20-21 and MIRACLEMAN #6, plus bonus content.
THE SUPERIOR FOES OF SPIDER-MAN #12
Only Five villains stand between New York and total chaos.
Those villains are the Superior Foes.
For graphic novels, there's DRAGON GIRL
Eleven-year-old Alanna and her older brother Hamel are orphans and doing their best to take care of each other until one day Alanna stumbles upon a cave full of dragon eggs. When the eggs hatch with no mother dragon in sight, Alanna decides to take care of the babies herself, even creating a clever costume so that the babies think she, too, is a dragon. With their large appetites and accidental fire burps, Alanna learns that dragon babies are hard work! And when a mama dragon finally comes to claim the babies, Alanna’s costume is so convincing that she is swept along for the ride as they journey to Dragon Rock, a mysterious magnetic force that draws dragons of all shapes and sizes to a magical, untouched valley.
BATMAN & ROBIN volume #4
Spinning out from the tragic death of Damian Wayne in the pages of Batman Incorporated, the Dark Knight attempts to cope with the death of not only his partner, Robin, the Boy Wonder, but also his son. Will he be able to deal with his grief on his own, or will he turn to his allies to try and help him through the pain?
UNCANNY AVENGERS volume #2
The future begins in the past! It's a clash of the titans in the 11th century, as Thor battles Apocalypse! The Avengers' ancestors are being hunted and only a young Thor can save his future companions! And with Rama-Tut and Kang pulling the strings, you know nothing good can come from any of it. And in the present day, the beginning of the end looms...as the Apocalypse Twins debut! Why do they seek to anger the Celestials? What is their connection to Kang? As S.W.O.R.D.'s Peak station is attacked by Apocalypse's Ship, a Celestial meets a fate so shocking, so impossible, it will rock the Marvel Universe to its core. Now begins Ragnarok...and it's all Thor's fault!
BATMAN & ROBIN volume #3 (paperback)
A direct tie to Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's "Death in the Family" Batman story comes the disturbingly creepy and psychological thriller of Batman and Robin by the all star team of Peter Tomasi and Patrick Gleason.
The Joker returns to test Batman and the extended Bat-family but when he squares off against Batman's son Damian aka Robin! With Batman's life hanging in the balance, The Clown Prince of Crime pushes Robin to his limits and beyond. And with the 300th anniversary of the founding of Gotham approaches, tragedy strikes the Bat-family.
Collects BATMAN AND ROBIN #15-17, BATMAN AND ROBIN ANNUAL #1 and BATMAN #17.
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