Christopher Priest (Black Panther) takes the reins on DC's all new "Deathstroke" series kicking off this week! Jason Paz & Carlo Pagulayan provide art for this action packed new series which sees Christopher Priest writing for DC for the first time in a decade!
“The Professional” part one! Deathstroke’s latest contract takes him to a war-torn African country, where he finds himself caught in the middle of a disintegrating alliance between a ruthless dictator and a deadly super-villain. With an entire nation at stake, Slade Wilson must choose between fulfilling his contract and saving an old friend.
Other comics out this week
"Blue Beetle: Rebirth" is here! This all new one-shot from DC Comics launches the first new ongoing Blue Beetle series in years! Lost in the desert with no memory of the past few years, teenager Jaime Reyes must find his way home again—but when he reaches his town, he’s shocked to find it abandoned and in the hands of government officials, officials who are very interested in the Blue Beetle and the scarab that gives him his power! Writer Keith Giffen and artist Scott Kolins team-up for this exciting new series from DC Comics!
Uncanny Inhumans Annual #1 hits shelves this week! The Inhumans travel to India! Months ago, the Terrigen Mist made its way through Mumbai and transformed Dinesh Deol into the Inhuman Grid. But what threats did the Mist create, and why are the Inhumans only addressing it now? Writer Charles Soule (Death of Wolverine) and penciller Kev Walker (2000AD) bring Marvel fans a globe trotting new one-shot!
It's a new jumping on point for Marvel's sell out "Black Panther" series with "Black Panther #5"! Ta-Nehisi Coates is joined by guest artist and modern master Chris Sprouse for the second arc chronicling the final days of the kingdom of Wakanda! As Zenzi and The People poison the citizens of Wakanda against the Black Panther, a cabal of nation-breakers is assembled…With his allies dwindling, T’Challa must rely on his elite secret police, the Hatut Zeraze, and fellow Avenger Eden Fesi, a.k.a. Manifold! Meanwhile, Shuri’s spirit journeys through The Djalia…but what awaits her there?
Trade of the week
The featured book for this week is the "Batman Beyond Volume 1: Brave New Worlds" TPB Collection.
Thirty-five years into the future, Batman's gotten himself caught in a P.O.W. camp where the enemy refuses to give up trying to crack the only "data source" he can't access—the human mind! And this foe doesn't care how many people he has to burn through to get there, including original Batgirl Barbara Gordon! To make his great escape, Batman will have to take down both his greatest hero and a traitor to humanity! Featuring the DC Universe debut of Batman Beyond-villain Inque!
Collects Batman Beyond #1-6.