We made it another month! Another month another OP not created by Sillymonkey (RIP). Things are going well then. I missed like 15 new Marvel #1s but I can only do so much.
All Star Batman #10 By Snyder, Albuquerque (May 10th) - When the Dark Knight is taken down by a new enemy whose attacks he cannot counter, he uncovers a plot spanning generations whose mastermind might be one of his closest allies! But who is the First Ally?
Bane Conquest #1 By Dixon, Nolan (May 3rd) - Bane is seeking to create a global criminal empire with the help of his original gang, Bird, Trogg, and Zombie. The Man Who Broke The Bat moves beyond Gotham to find new cities to conquer and new enemies to crush. He wont stop until he stands at the top of the world of crime! For Bane, its all about CONQUEST.
Batwoman #3 By Superstar Marguerite Bennett, Tynion IV, Epting (May 17th) - Batwomans identified the cancer spreading through the lawless nation of Coryana, but to fight back, shes going to need an army and the only soldiers at hand belong to the islands deadly warlords and gang leaders! Can Kate rally every one of these cutthroats to a common cause? Or will Coryana collapse into the same wretched hive of scum and villainy its always been?
Green Lanterns #22 By Humphries, Cliquet (May 3rd) - The Green Lantern duo of Simon Baz and Jessica Cruz venture into space to train with the rest of the Green Lantern Corps for the first time! But will both of them reach the Corps after Jessica is jettisoned out of transluminal travel and forced to find her way through the void of space?
Teen Titans Annual: The Lazarus Contract #1 By Abnett, Percy, Priest, Pelletier (May 31st) - The conclusion to our epic crossover is here, the consequences of which will be felt for years to come! What does the future hold for the Titans teams after this game-changing run-in with their greatest enemy?
Super Sons #4 By Tomasi, Jimenez (May 17th) - As our young heroes struggle to break free of the deadly Kid Amazos control, they discover the truth behind this young villains power! But with an army at his command, and his sights set on total domination, the boys will need to put up the fight of their young lives to stop him! Is the key to stopping him not beating him but helping him?
Titans #11 By Abnett, Percy, Priest, Booth, Rapmund (May 10th) - When Deathstroke discovers that Wally Wests return holds the key to bringing his son back from the dead, hell stop at nothing to do just that! Dont miss the debut chapter of the epic crossover event that youve been waiting for!
Trinity #9 By Francis Manapul (May 17th) - The Trinity is trapped in the Justice League Watchtower, and theres a traitor in their midst! No one is what they seem as our heroes fight back against their own home turf!
Wonder Woman Annual #1 By Rucka, Scott, Sharp (May 31st) - In the days after Year One, Diana comes face-to-face with Superman and Batman for the first time, as illustrated by Year One artist Nicola Scott and years later, Liam Sharp brings you the story of how their friendship has evolved!
Bug! The Adventures of Forager #1 By Mike, Laura and Lee Allred (May 10th) - Forager is just one of the Hive before he breaks out of his cocoon and finds himself in a mysterious house in an unknown realm. There he meets all kinds of strange creatures: a ghostly girl, a talking teddy bear and otherworldly weirdos that have literally jumped out of his worst nightmares. But these interdimensional oddballs are nothing compared to the evil General Electric, who is on the hunt for a reality-bending metal that could alter the fabric of life itself.
Mother Panic #7 By Houser, Leon (May 24th) - A life Mother Panic once saved is again struck by tragedy, causing her to take a deeper look at her mission of revenge and her role in Gotham City. And with the shadow of the Bat looming ever closer, she may not have much time to decide where she stands!
Shade The Changing Girl #8 By Castellucci, Zarcone (May 3rd) - Shade hits the road! After her high school friends made it clear they didnt want her around, Shade realized she doesnt want to be there anyway. Map in hand, she decides to explore America. First stop: Gotham City. The citys population may have seen its fair share of madness, but never like this. The only thing Shade didnt factor in is that embracing her powers ends up signaling her home planet as to her whereabouts, and Meta police are going to come looking for her stolen coat.
Guardians of the Galaxy #1 By Duggan, Kuder (May 3rd) - The Guardians of the Galaxy have taken off into space once more, on their biggest and weirdest misadventures yet! Kicking things off with the biggest heist theyve ever tried, we join Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon and company as they blast their way through the galaxy, the peacekeepers of the Nova Corps hot on their tails. And once they find themselves caught in a war between The Collector and The Grandmaster, there will hardly be time to explain why Groot cant grow any bigger, what Gamora is searching for or why Drax has sworn off violence!
Generation X #1 By Strain, Pinna (May 17th) - The Xavier Institute for Mutant Education and Outreach has opened its doors and is ready to foster the next generation of heroes and diplomats! But this time around, the X-Men recognize an unfortunate truth: not all mutants are created equal. Some mutants are not made to fight Sentinels or serve as ambassadors on behalf of their kind. Some mutants will just be lucky to survive another day in a world that hates and fears them. And who better to mentor mutantkinds lovable losers than perpetual sidekick Jubilee?
Gwenpool #16 By Hastings, Gurihuru (May 10th) - Gwen Poole is everyones favorite character from the real world! Her super-secret super-power? Why, knowledge of super-secret comic facts, of course! But the longer shes in the Marvel Universe, the more her powers run out or do they?
Jean Grey #1 By Hopeless, Ibanez (May 3rd) - When a teenage JEAN GREY traveled through time and arrived in the present, she learned the terrible fate that befell her predecessor: Possessed by a cosmic entity called the Phoenix, Jean was trapped in an endless cycle of life and death. Determined to escape that future, Jean set out to write her own destiny. But now, shes visited by a premonition that the Phoenix is coming for her
Mighty Thor #19 By Aaron, Dauterman (May 17th) - The gods of the Shiar make their final play against Thor and her allies! With the Phoenix Force unleashed, its up to Quentin Quire to quell its destructive power if he feels like it. Odinson has returned but what awaits him in the war-torn Asgardia?
Moon Knight #14 By Lemire, Smallwood (May 31st) - Marcs past, present and future collide! An epic throwdown between MARC SPECTOR and KHONSHU! Who will survive, and what will be left of them?
Secret Empire #1 By Spencer, McNiven (May 3rd) - Its been building for months, across a bevy of titles! But now, the moment has arrived for Steve Rogers to step into the light and declare his allegiance to Hydra! How can the heroes of the Marvel Universe cope with this shattering betrayal by the most trusted figure among them? And what will this mean for the world? The map of the Marvel Universe changes in ways nobody will expect TRUST THE SECRET EMPIRE!
Secret Warriors #1 By Rosenberg, Garron (May 10th) - Captain America has been revealed to be an agent of Hydra and hes coming after Inhumans!
S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson, a.k.a. QUAKE, wants no part of Hydra, so she goes underground, teaming up with MS. MARVEL, MOON GIRL & DEVIL DINOSAUR, KARNAK and INFERNO to set things right for the Inhumans, but also for the entire country!
Venom #150 By Costa, Thompson, Tradd Moore, Sandoval (May 24th) - Eddie Brock and the Venom symbiote have been reunited, and theyre web-slinging their way around New York again.
Dr Aphra #7 By Gillen, Broccardo (May 31st) - The Queens parasites are spreading. Things dont look good for Han.
Star Wars #31 By Aaron, Larroca (May 17th) - While Luke and Aphra face the Queen of the Citadel Han and Leia are coming for Aphra?!
Star Wars Screaming Citadel #1 By Gillen, Checchetto (May 10th) - Rebel pilot and rogue archaeologist wander side by side into the darkest shadows of the galaxy as Luke Skywalker reluctantly teams up with Doctor Aphra! The Doctor makes Luke an offer he cant afford to pass up one that leads him to a very rare gathering at the heart of the infamous Screaming Citadel. Will Luke find what hes looking for? Can Aphra be trusted? Or will they both wind up victims of the Citadels Queen?
The Beauty #15 By Jaun, Hurley, Nachlik (May 24th) - Past and present collide as Detective Vaughn and Foster's hunt for the Narcissus Killer coincides with a dark anniversary.
Dying and the dead #4 By Hickman, Bodenheim (May 24th) - In this issue, we flash back in time to witness the final mission for the Colonel and his team.
Grrl Scouts: Magic Socks #1 By Jim Mahfood (May 17th) - Join Gwen, Daphne, and Rita as they reunite for a pulse-pounding psychedelic adventure through the streets of Freak City.
Paper Girls #14 By Vaughn, Chiang, Wilson (May 3rd) - Here comes the future!
Rat Queens #3 By Wiebe, Gieni (May 24th) - A mysterious quest for a local gourmet chef leads the Queens on a raucous adventure far outside the safety of Palisades walls. What possible trouble could a gang of five heavily armed women get into while hunting for rare mushrooms?
Saga #43 By Vaughn, Staples (May 31st) - Hazel and her star-crossed parents embark on a thrilling new adventure at the westernmost edge of the universe.
Sex Criminals #19 By Fraction, Zdarsky (May 17th) - Everybody goes deeper and, no, for the first time, we do NOT mean it like that.
Walking Dead #167 By Kirkman, Adlard, Rathburn, Gaudiano (May 3rd) - Is it possible, could it be, that the inevitable can somehow be...avoided? Rick and Andrea have a tough decision to make.
Youngblood #1 By Bowers, Towe (May 3rd) - When a young hero goes missing, his friends search for answers leads to some unexpected allies. Together, they'll do whatever it takes to find him even if it means resurrecting the worlds most infamous super-team.
Aliens Dead Orbit #2 By James Stokoe (May 31st) - Having narrowly escaped the deadly xenomorph, Wascylewski moves around the hold of the ship, wary of his terrifying pursuer. His reflexes are tested againbut this time, by a sudden, massive breach in the hull. Will he survive?
Black Hammer #9 By Lemire, Rubin (May 24th) - In the golden age of space exploration, Colonel Randall Weird was on the frontlines. In his interstellar travels he encountered many strange worlds and alien civilizations, but none more curious than the technological marvel that became his best friend: Talky-Walky!
Lobster Johnson Pirate's Ghost #3 By Mignola, Arcudi, Zonjic (May 24th) - The Lobsters search for a missing reporter comes to an explosive end aboard a pirate ship.
Mass Effect Discovery #1 By Barlow, Dombrow, Guzman (May 24th) - A young Turian military recruit goes undercover in order to infiltrate the mysterious Andromeda Initiativeand ultimately retrieve a scientist whos made a potentially devastating discovery
Predator The Hunters #1 By Warner, Velasco (May 3rd) - Space aliens have been coming to Earth for centuriesbut not with any message of brotherhood or peace. Theyre here to hunt the toughest, most dangerous humans they can find. Only now their former prey have teamed up against them. Predators, watch your backs!
The Visitor How and Why He Stayed #4 By Mignola, Roberson, Grist (May 31st) - The Visitor alerts the BPRD as increasing numbers of Ogdru Hem attack, and the challenges of being an alien on Earth take a toll.
Giant Days #26 By Allison, Sarin, Fleming (May 3rd) - Ed and McGraws home has become a no-go zone with the addition of Dean Thompson, and the impending visit of his girlfriend Posy is anticipated with a mixture of morbid curiosity and dread.
Godshaper #2 By Spurrier, Goonface (May 10th) - Ennay and Bud are back on the road, but things dont go quite as expected when they cross a fellow Godshapers turf.
Lumberjanes #38 By Watters, Leyh, Sotuyo (May 24th) - Parents Day continues as the Roanokes split into parent/daughter teams for a scavenger hunt, with the girls determined to keep their parents from noticing anything supernatural during their visit.
Misfit City #1 By Smith, Lustgarten, Franquiz (May 10th) - Nothings happened in Wilders hometown since they filmed that cult kids adventure movie there in the 80s... but thats ancient history. Until one day, she and her friends come upon a centuries-old pirate map drawn by someone named Black Mary...and find out there might be some REAL adventure in their tiny town after all!
Power Rangers 2017 Annual By Higgins, Taylor, Montes, Mora (May 31st) - The future of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers starts here as Tommy makes a choice that will have huge consequences for the team; Black Power Rangers from across parallel dimensions meet to face off against a deadly foe; and all-new secret origins revealed!
Slam #6 By Ribon, Fish (May 10th) - Maisie progresses quickly when learning some new movies, but Jen feels like shes become stagnant.
BRITANNIA: WE WHO ARE ABOUT TO DIE #2 - Talking naked statues of Roman gods? I asked for this. As the mystery of the dead boys deepens, Antonius must figure out how Achillia, the woman gladiator, ties into this whole thing. You know, Rome really sucked. Antonius was the closest thing they had to a investigator and pretty much everyone in the city wants to kill him. I dont know, I guess his personality doesnt help.
ETERNAL WARRIOR: AWAKENING - Thank you, based Venditti for coming back for this one-shot. In a time before civilization, Gilad suffers a devastating injury and is taken in by a tribe. But as the tribe is threatened by outsiders, GIlad will return the favor - in blood. Gallons of them, to be accurate.
FAITH #11 - The Faithless overcome Faith! With the combined force of all of her past rogues, will Faith be able to emerge victorious? I mean, real talk, the cat is probably the most threatening out of all of them. Im surprised she was able to beat him the first time.
NINJAK #27 - Colin King has bested the strongest assassins in the world, fought against Deadside spirits, and returned from the dead, but now he faces his greatest threat yet - super-soldiers mutated with traits of the jungles deadliest predators. Will Ninjak be able to meditate and come to a cathartic realization hard enough to defeat these crazy cats?
RAPTURE #1 - Ninjak had so much fun in his first adventure to the Deadside, that hes back to do it again! As if almost dying the first time wasnt enough. With a war threatening to spill over from the Deadside to Earth, Tama, the current adorable Geomancer, gathers help from Ninjajack, Shadowman, and Punk Mambo (i.e. the most dysfunctional team-up in comics history) to stop the war and save the Earth.
XO MANOWAR #3 - As the war rages on, Arics resolve is tested in ways he never would have expected. But with his back against the wall, will he be able to come out on top without using the full power of the Shanhara armor? Im pretty sure Arics been doing a better job with that Aquaman hook arm than he has whenever he used the suit. Either way, these alien dudes are going to get bodied this issue, for sure.
Archie #20 By Waid, Woods, Morelli (May 17th) - Cheryl Blossom finally goes on the warpath, and her target will surprise you! And why does Betty have second thoughts about her new boyfriend every time Archie walks by...?
The Archies One Shot By Segura, Rosenberg, Eisma (May 24th) - Follow Archie's quest to make his songwriting dreams a reality, and see what happens when the rock 'n' roll dream starts affecting his relationships with his closest friends.
Josie and the pussycats #7 By Superstar Marguerite Bennett, DeOrdio, Mok (May 31st ) - Josie and the Pussycats are on a roll like never before, racking up award wins and climbing the charts! But are the "and the Pussycats" living their dreams, or just Josie's? Are Melody and Valerie ready to try their hand at succeeding on their own terms?
Little Josie and the pussycats One Shot By Baltazar, Franco (May 10th) - Josie and the Pussycats drummer Melody comes across colorful kitties and decides to adopt them as band mascots. But these arent ordinary kittenstheyre magical, and theyre about to rock Little Josie, Valerie and Melodys world like never before!
Motor Girl #6 By Terry Moore (May 31st) - If there is one person on Earth that visiting aliens trust, it's Samantha Locklear. Now Sam is fighting to save the desert junkyard that has become a UFO safehaven from an industrial tycoon determined to seize the land and in-stall an anti-UFO weapon. Fortunately, Sam has a secret weapon of her own, her imaginary gorilla friend Mike!
The Normals #1 By Glass, Calero (May 24th) - Think about your "life" for a moment...the people you've known, the one's you've loved, and all the stuff in between. Now imagine you learned that everything YOU believed, everything YOU lived, everything YOU felt actually never happened...it was ALL not real. But it is REAL to YOU and you now must fight to save it and everyone you love. But to do that, you first have to save the world.
Rom #11 Ryall, Cage, Messina (May 31st) - Rom's war against the Wraiths takes a dark turn as he's forced to fight alone against both the returning, far more dangerous, Axiom, and a dual threat from the ocean depths... Scylla and Charybdis!
TMNT Universe 10 By Campbell, Curnow, Revel (May 17th) - Rom's war against the Wraiths takes a dark turn as he's forced to fight alone against both the returning, far more dangerous, Axiom, and a dual threat from the ocean depths... Scylla and Charybdis!
Theres nothing there #2 By Kindlon, Llovet (May 17th) - Reno puts ghosts on the back burner to walk the red carpet. But hauntings aren't scheduled things, and she soon finds herself visited by another restless spirit. Meanwhile, more corporeal threats begin to form around her as a stalker and an angry sex cult jockey for position. It's beginning to feel like nowhere is safe.
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