Strap yourselves in, Fankind! This is one HUGE week for new comics!!! (and also for a little movie that comes out, too!) Here is just a small sample of what we have for you:
THE RISE OF KYLO REN #1 from Marvel Comics. Young Ben Solo is Luke Skywalker’s most promising pupil. As the son of Rebel Alliance heroes Leia Organa and Han Solo, as well as Luke’s own nephew, Ben has the potential to be a great force for light in the galaxy. But the Skywalker legacy casts a long shadow, the currents of the dark side run deep, and Darth Vader’s blood runs in Ben’s veins. Voices call from both his past and his future, telling him who he must be. He will shatter, he will be reforged, his destiny will be revealed. Snoke awaits. The Knights of Ren await. Ben Solo’s path to his true self begins here.
STAR WARS: EMPIRE ASCENDANT one-shot from Marvel Comics. Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia Organa and smuggler Han Solo have have struck blow after winning blow against the Empire. The Rebels are digging in their defenses on the remote ice world of Hoth but how long will they truly be safe from their many enemies? Darth Vader will stop at nothing to crush the rebels but his efforts to locate their new base have been in vain. Will the dark side of the Force guide him to the missing rebels and to young Skywalker or mire the dark lord in the conflicts of his past? Plus, find out the future of Doctor Aphra and the secret mission of bounty hunter Beilert Valance. This book paves the way for STAR WARS #1 coming in January!
DOOMSDAY CLOCK #12 from DC Comics. This is it! The final showdown between Dr. Manhattan and Superman shakes up the DC Universe to its very core! But can even the Man of Steel walk out from the shadow of Manhattan? We have seen the end of HBO’s Watchmen, and you will soon see the end of Doomsday Clock!
BATMAN #85 from DC Comics. The stunning conclusion to “City of Bane” is here! How will Flashpoint Batman be vanquished from our dimension? What will become of Gotham Girl now that she’s betrayed all she knows? How will the Bat team cope without Alfred? Will Catwoman stick around? Who will rebuild Gotham City? Is Batman ever going to be Batman again? The event of the summer now closes out the year, setting the stage for a whole new path for the Dark Knight Detective. You don’t dare miss the extra-sized concluding chapter to Tom King’s epic run on Batman-and it all leads to the new Batman and Catwoman series!
To see what else we have in store for you, click on the NEW THIS WEEK tab and head on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!!!