Best Covers of The Week: August 21st 2013

Published on August 23rd, 2013

Welcome to the Best Covers of the Week! You may recall we used to have something called Best Covers of the Month, well guess what? From now on we are going to have Best Cover of the Week and every Friday we will post the top comic book covers for that weeks comics.


Creepy #13 – Cover by  Jason Shawn Alexander

The abominable anthology turns unsweet thirteen! Cullen Bunn (The Sixth Gun) and Tyler Crook (B.P.R.D.: Hell on Earth) celebrate crossroads mishaps, Josh Simmons (The Furry Trap) and Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma) reveal a small town’s twisted secrets, John Habermas and D.W. Frydendall unearth a grizzly bonanza, and Dan Braun and Lukas Ketner (Witch Doctor) ride a subway to hell! Don’t push your luck—read Creepy!

* Glorious black-and-white art from Dean Haspiel (Billy Dogma), Lukas Ketner (Witch Doctor), and Tyler Crook (B.P.R.D.: Hell on Earth)!
* Frontispiece from Matt Wagner!
* Superstitious tales of the Creepy family from Peter Bagge and Dan Braun!


Daredevil #30 – Cover by Chris Samnee

• When soars the Silver Surfer!
• What weird menace unites Daredevil with the Cosmic Rider of the Spaceways?

Lobster Johnsson: A Scent of Lotus #2 – Cover by  Tonci Zonjic

After a brutal attack by an army of gun-blazing monkeys in a burning brothel, Lobster Johnson confronts the supernatural Japanese spy known as the Crimson Lotus!

* Tie-in to B.P.R.D.: Plague of Frogs!
* The Crimson Lotus, first introduced in B.P.R.D.: The Dead in 2005, comes after the Lobster!


Supergirl #23 – Cover by Mahmud Asrar

Supergirl struggles to survive against one of the most dangerous villains in the entire universe – Cyborg Superman! But what could superman’s robotic doppleganger want with Supergirl?

The answer will blow your mind—and set the stage for a massive story this fall!

Superman: Unchained #3 – Cover by Jim Lee, Scott Williams, & Alex Sinclair

Superman’s found out the secret the U.S. Army tried desperately to keep from him—or more specifically, that secret’s found him! But with hijacked drone aircraft tearing Tokyo apart, there’s not much time for mystery…and with Lois Lane on the case as well, what’s in the darkness will come to the light!

So remember to come back every Friday for Best Cover of the Week. Tuesday find out what Sheldon and Simon’s top 5 for the past week were. Then on Wednesday’s the POW (Pick of the Week) Podcast. All this and more from your favorite comic book news site where we prove comics make an impact in our lives and yours only at

Simon Daoudi