Featured This Week Comics & Graphic Novels for 3/27

 

Every week PREVIEWSworld calls attention to those books and graphic novels which stand out from all the rest. These titles from Premier Vendors and independent publishers should be at the top of your list, and can be found at your local comic shop on March 20.

COMICS

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Humberto Ramos
"HUNTED" PART 2
•  Kraven's plan begins to unfold in CENTRAL PARK!
•  He lets the prey loose and the hunt begins.
•  But Kraven isn't the hunter this time. Who has Spider-Man in their crosshairs?!
Rated T
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #9
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Len Wein (A/CA) Herb Trimpe
The issue that introduced an icon! Just when you thought a battle between the Incredible Hulk and the Wendigo couldn't get any more ferocious - the Wolverine crashes the party! It's the deadly debut of the world's first and greatest Canadian super hero - who would soon go on to become arguably the most popular and successful member of the X-Men! Encounter the Wolverine for the first time all over again in an action-packed throwdown that establishes a rivalry for the ages between the Jade Giant and the Best There Is! It's one of the all-time great Marvel comic books, boldly re-presented in its original form, ads and all!
Rated T
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #42
DC COMICS
(W) Peter J. Tomasi, Brian Michael Bendis, Paul Dini, Warren Ellis, Geoff Johns, Tom King, Dennis O'Neil, Christopher Priest, Kevin Smith, Scott Snyder, Others (A) Doug Mahnke, Neal Adams, Greg Capullo, Tony S. Daniel, Steve Epting, Kelley Jones, Andy Kubert, Alex Maleev, Dustin Nguyen (CA) Scott Williams (A/CA) Jim Lee
After 80 years, it's here-the 1,000th issue of DETECTIVE COMICS, the title that literally defines DC! This 96-page issue is stacked with an unbelievable lineup of talent that will take you on a journey through Batman's past, present and future...plus a sensational epilogue that features the first-ever DC Universe appearance of the deadly Arkham Knight! But who is under the mask? And why do they want Batman dead? The incredible future of Batman adventures begins here! Will have decade appropriate trade dressAfter 80 years, it's here-the 1,000th issue of DETECTIVE COMICS, the title that literally defines DC! This 96-page issue is stacked with an unbelievable lineup of talent that will take you on a journey through Batman's past, present and future...plus a sensational epilogue that features the first-ever DC Universe appearance of the deadly Arkham Knight! But who is under the mask? And why do they want Batman dead? The incredible future of Batman adventures begins here!
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $9.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #4
DC COMICS
(W) Tom King (A) Clay Mann (CA) Mitch Gerads
The Trinity may have uncovered the true killer responsible for the deaths at Sanctuary, but the artificial intelligence that ran the institution is the one thing standing between them and the culprit. Now Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman must face off with their own creation-and face the consequences for what they created. Also, as the truth is uncovered, Booster and Harley go from being enemies to allies.
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #9
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Todd McFarlane (A) Jason Shawn Alexander (CA) Francesco Mattina
Spawn comes face-to-face with his wife's killer. This begins the final reckoning that will culminate in the 300th issue!
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $2.99
PREVIEWS Page #98
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Robert Kirkman (A/CA) Paul Azaceta
    "THE DARKNESS GROWS": Other Outcasts are drawn to Rome from far and wide, but are they prepared for what they find there?
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #91
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Johnnie Christmas, William Gibson (A/CA) Johnnie Christmas
In this action-packed conclusion, all hell breaks loose for the crew of the Sulaco, as it turns out the xenomorph isn't the only monstrous threat. In a race against time our heroes have to fight their way off the ship, before they are picked off one by one.  Based on the original Alien 3 screenplay by Neuromancer's William Gibson! Featuring some of the most famous characters in the Alien film canon: Hicks, Bishop, Newt, and Ripley!
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #115
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Tini Howard (A/CA) Hannah Templer
The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling are ready to take on the world-or at least LA-in this comic based on the hit Netflix series! When the unthinkable happens and the women of GLOW find themselves ahead of schedule, Sam ruins the promise of a wrestling-free weekend with... more wrestling! Robbed of blissful relaxation and forced to raise money to fund their way to the event, the GLOW team is less-than-prepared for their opponents: real gorgeous lady wrestlers. What could possibly go wrong?!
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #151
DYNAMITE
(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Caspar Wijngaard (CA) Christian Ward
A thousand dimensions from ours. All Earths' best hopes, resting on our heroes' fight. They've got everything... except a chance.
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #203
BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Marguerite Bennett (A) Simone Di Meo (CA) Jamal Campbell
As the death of this entire new universe draws near, each Ranger will be faced with a terrible choice-and one Ranger may be forced to betray everything they believe in.
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #226
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
(W) Kelly Thompson (A) Veronica Fish (CA) Adam Hughes
BRAND NEW SERIES! Sabrina is a teen witch who's struggling with balancing the double life of high school and her burgeoning powers. Newly relocated to Greendale with her aunts Hilda and Zelda (also witches), Sabrina is trying to make the best of being the new girl in town which so far includes two intriguing love interests, an instant rivalry, a couple of misfits that could turn into BFFs, and trying to save the high school (and maybe the world) from crazy supernatural events. NBD!
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #277
ONI PRESS INC.
(W) Kyle Starks, Karla Pacheco (A) Ian McGinty (CA) Sarah Stern (A/CA) Marc Ellerby
Uh oh, someone's messed up reality again.... The Smith family loves each other, Jerry has a job, Summer is nice to Morty... No one is cursing, or suffering from existential melancholy. Everything is sort of safe and great, like a 50s sitcom. And what is going on with Rick?! Can Morty fix this all before... well, I guess, before everything works out nicely for everyone, for once?
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $3.99
PREVIEWS Page #347

GNs & TPs

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Cullen Bunn (A) Matteo Lolli, Michael Del Mundo, More (CA) Dale Keown
Spinning out of INFINITY WARS comes an epic space opera! Angela, Thor's half-sister. The hotheaded Valkyrie - and Annabelle Riggs, the human who shares her form. Skurge the Executioner, freshly returned from Hel. Throg, the mighty frog of thunder. Kevin Masterson, the boy who took his father's mace to become the hero Thunderstrike. And the Destroyer, the Asgardian armor built to take down Celestials - its current occupant unknown. A team of murderers, assassins, heroes - and frogs - assembles to save the universe from a weapon even Thor himself would fear to fight! Thanos' deadly granddaughter, Nebula, is out to rule the galaxy - and not even the dead will stand in her way! Allied uneasily with Loki and targeted by the Nova Corps, can the Asgardians possibly triumph over Nebula's armada? Collecting ASGARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1-5.
Rated T+
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $15.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS Page #111
DC COMICS
(W) Ridley Pearson (A/CA) Ile Gonzalez
The polar ice caps have nearly melted away, causing devastation to coastal cities. Erratic, deadly weather forces everyone inland, tearing families apart. Earth is facing its greatest crisis-and Superman and Batman are nowhere to be found.
Jon Kent and Damian Wayne are opposite in every way except one-they are the sons of the World's Greatest Heroes! To uncover a global conspiracy, this unlikely dynamic duo will need to learn to trust each other and work together to save the Earth. But who is the mysterious Candace? And what secrets does she hold that could be the key to everything?
From New York Times bestselling author Ridley Pearson (Kingdom Keepers) and artist Ile Gonzalez comes the first original graphic novel in an epic three-part series that follows the Super Sons of Superman and Batman as they struggle to find their place in a rapidly changing world!
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $9.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #3
DC COMICS
(W) Danielle Paige (A/CA) Stephen Byrne
Princess Mera is teenage royalty and heir to the throne of Xebel, a colony ruled by the other no-so-lost land under the sea, Atlantis. Her father, his court, and the entire kingdom are expecting her to marry and introduce a new king. But Mera is destined to wear a different crown....
When the Xebellian military plots to overthrow Atlantis and break free of its oppressive regime, Mera seizes the opportunity to take control of her own destiny by assassinating Arthur Curry-the long-lost prince and heir to the kingdom of Atlantis. But her mission gets sidetracked when Mera and Arthur unexpectedly fall in love. Will Arthur Curry be the king at Mera's side, or will he die under her blade as she attempts to free her people from persecution?
An astonishing story that explores duty, love, heroism, and freedom...all through the eyes of readers' favorite undersea royalty.
From New York Times best-selling author Danielle Paige (Dorothy Must Die) and artist Stephen Byrne comes a Mera -and-Aquaman story that explores Mera's first steps on land, and her first steps as a hero or villain, forcing her to choose to follow her heart or her mission to kill.  
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $16.99
DC PREVIEWS Page #2
DYNAMITE
(W) Roy Thomas (A) Santi Casas (A/CA) Esteban Maroto
A stunning new original graphic novel produced in cooperation with leading Spanish publisher Planeta, from the legendary creative team of writer Roy Thomas, artist Esteban Moroto and the incredible talent of Santi Casas - presented here as an oversized hardcover and featuring a spectacular use of black, white and RED!

Never before seen in English, this Hardcover OGN is an all-new tale, lost from the Nemedian Chronicles - until now!

The very origins of Sonja are cleverly teased as the masterful Roy Thomas weaves a tale of intrigue, deception and the search for eternal youth.
In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
SRP: $19.99
PREVIEWS Page #188

Merchandise

DC COMICS
sculpted by JAY KUSHWARA
Putting the "force" in the Speed Force, the latest statue from the DC Core line has the legendary hero cracking the pavement with the impact of his strides. This Scarlet Speedster will make a great addition to any collection.
DC CORE is a line of 9" premium statues that appeals to fans of DC and its core characters. Made from PVC, this statue line provides fans a great, high-quality product at a consumer-friendly price, making them ideal for collectors of any budget.
•    Limited to 5,000 pieces
•    Figure measures 10" tall
•    Allocations may occur
•    Final products may differ from images shown
  • Approximately 4 units per carton
    ON SALE APRIL 2019
  • In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
    SRP: $50.00
    DC PREVIEWS Page #92
    ICON HEROES
    Icon Heroes presents the Shazam statue! Just a boy, Billy Batson speaks the magic word "SHAZAM" (which stands for the six "immortal elders" - Solomon, Hercules, Atlas, Zeus, Achilles and Mercury) and transforms into a superhero with amazing abilities including superhuman strength, speed, and flight. Standing approximately 8 3/4" tall, each statue is hand painted, individually numbered, and includes a Certificate of Authenticity.
    In Shops: Feb 27, 2019
    SRP: $80.00
    QUANTUM MECHANIX INC
    From Quantum Mechanix. Pilot Carol Danvers transforms into Captain Marvel so she can help defend the Earth when it gets caught between two warring alien races. This latest Q-Fig diorama brings the good Captain to life as she throws one of her signature photon blasts.  Dressed in her Starforce uniform, hair blowing back from the force of her blast and a fierce determination on her face, this Q-Fig is the ideal embodiment of the noble warrior hero.
    In Shops: Mar 27, 2019
    SRP: $14.95
    GRAPHITTI DESIGNS
    The Dark Knight celebrates two anniversaries in 2019...his 80th and Detective Comics #1000. Brand new Batman 80th: Retro and Batman 80th Logo T-Shirt mark this special event. Both are screenprinted on Hanes Brand Nano, 100% cotton tees with Retro on a smoke grey shirt and the 80th logo on black. The year-long event begins!!
    NOW AVAILABLE for sale in Canada and U.K.
    In Shops: Feb 27, 2019
    SRP: $19.95
    PREVIEWS Page #432

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