Marvel's original Nova returns! Richard Rider is back in the all new Marvel Now series "Nova #1" debuting this week! Series creators Ramon Perez and Jeff Loveness reveal all in this new series! How is Richard Rider back? Where has the heroic Nova been all this time? Don't miss this new series!
Rich Rider makes his roaring return to the Marvel Universe! How will Sam Alexander cope with this unfathomable homecoming? It's the return you've all been waiting for. Or is something...else? Strap in True Believer, you've never seen a NOVA book like this before!
Other comics out this week
Slapstick #1 kicks off this week and sees the fan favourite character from Deadpool's "Mercs for Money" series in his own starring role! Steve Harmon was an average teenager who had an average job as your average clown, living in average New Jersey. But after being zapped by weird and mysterious extradimensional energy, Steve became Slapstick, a living, breathing cartoon! Now, after joining, and then quitting, Deadpool's Mercs for Money, Slapstick is striking it out on his own terms! Sure he's gotta move back in with his parents, but these new business ventures take time. And anyways, he gets to team-up with the Amazing Spider-Man in his first issue. That seems like he's doing pretty well to me!
The team who revamped Batgirl for the New52 are back with an all new creator owned series from Image Comics! Motor Crush #1 hits shelves this week and has been described as a 'sci-fi action adventure' series! By day, Domino Swift competes for fame and fortune in a worldwide motorcycle racing league. By night, she cracks heads of rival gangs in brutal bike wars to gain possession of a rare, valuable contraband: an engine-boosting “machine narcotic” known as Crush. From writers Brenden Fletcher & Cameron Stewart and artist Babs Tarr!
The Unworthy Thor #2 hits shelves this week from Marvel Comics. The Realm of Old Asgard has vanished, taking with it Odinson’s hope for redemption. But good tidings from Beta Ray Bill might breathe new life into the quest. For Bill knows the fate of the Realm Eternal. To win back Odinson’s honor, the brothers in arms must infiltrate the fortress of THE COLLECTOR. Written by Jason Aaron (Thor: God of Thunder) and featuring art by Olivier Coipel (Spiderverse).
Trade of the week
This week's featured book comes to us from Marvel Comics: Star Wars - Kanan Omnibus Hardcover!
Discover how Jedi Padawan Caleb Dune became Kanan Jarrus, the cocky, sarcastic renegade hero of Star Wars: Rebels! As Caleb trained under Master Depa Billaba, neither one of them ever suspected that their "loyal" Clone Troopers would turn on them upon the issuing of Order 66 - the Emperor's directive to execute all Jedi. How did Caleb Dune escape the Jedi purge? Then, journey even further back and experience Caleb's very first adventure as a Padawan, protecting the Jedi Temple alongside his new master. As they head toward the furious Battle of Mygeeto, they'll face one of the deadliest threats in the entire galaxy: General Grievous! Bridge the gap between the Clone Wars and Star Wars: Rebels! Collecting KANAN - THE LAST PADAWAN #1-5 and KANAN #6-12.