TOP 5 COMICS: January 29th 2014

Published on February 4th, 2014

Happy Tuesday and we hope you enjoy Simon and Sheldon’s Top 5 from last week and then take a listen to the Pick of The Week Podcast on Wednesday to hear more thoughts on each book that they picked! It is just that simple! So enjoy the books every week at your favorite community for comic news, reviews, podcast and more only here at Comic Impact!

Sheldon’s Top 5

Damian: Son of Batman (2013-) #4 (of 4) – By Andy Kubert 

Will the devastating events of Damian Wayne’s life push this troubled hero over the edge and send him straight into the abyss? Find out in the epic finale to this futuristic tale of tragedy!

Earth 2 (2012-): Annual #2 – By Tom Taylor and Artwork by Robson Rocha.

The origin of Earth 2’s new Batman is revealed. But after he tells his tale, will any of the other heroes trust him again?

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 #11.NOW – By Brian Michael Bendis and artwork by Sara Pichell.

THE TRIAL OF JEAN GREY When an alien race discovers that the original Jean Grey is back on Earth, they decide to hold her accountable for the acts of the Dark Phoenix, and it’s up to the Guardians to help the X-Men save her.

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Sledgehammer 44 Lightning War #3 By Mike Mignola, John Arcudi and artwork by Laurence Campbell

A battle between the Black Flame and the iron soldier known as Sledgehammer heats up as the fight over a cutting-edge American warplane explodes in the sky!

Uncanny Avengers #16 – By Rick Remender and artwork by Steve McNiven

Thor vs Uriel! Feral and vengeful after the death of a teammate, Thor is a mad God out for blood! The heroes of Earth rally to stop the unimaginable evil the Twins have released! In order to stop the Twins, The Wasp must do something that will curse her evermore!

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Simon’s Top 5 

Dredd Underbelly #1 by Arthur Wyatt with artwork by Henry Flint

It’s finally here – the sequel to the cult hit movie DREDD, starring Karl Urban! Now in a one-shot US format comic, this is the violent, nasty world of Alex Garland and Pete Travis’ Mega-City One in comic book form as the eponymous lawman investigates a gruesome mass grave. With his former rookie Judge Anderson he soon discovers that the collapse of the Ma Ma clan has left a dangerous power vacuum – but what new drug will fill the gap and who is willing to kill for it? This one-off special is written by 2000 AD regulars Arthur Wyatt and Henry Flint, with colours by Chris Blythe. You ready, rookie?

Earth 2 (2012-): Annual #2 – By Tom Taylor and Artwork by Robson Rocha.

The origin of Earth 2’s new Batman is revealed. But after he tells his tale, will any of the other heroes trust him again?

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 #11.NOW – By Brian Michael Bendis and artwork by Sara Pichell.

THE TRIAL OF JEAN GREY When an alien race discovers that the original Jean Grey is back on Earth, they decide to hold her accountable for the acts of the Dark Phoenix, and it’s up to the Guardians to help the X-Men save her.

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Superior Spider-Man #26 By Dan Slott and artwork by Ryan Stegman

GOBLIN NATION PRELUDE

The Green Goblin vs. The Original Hobgoblin! Plus: That thing that happened at the end of #25… That thing that raised all of those questions… You don’t have to wait any longer. You’ll get your answers THIS ISSUE! Honest.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #30 – By Kevin Eastman,Tom Waltz and artwork by Ross Campbell

The Turtles struggle to recuperate in Northampton. Each Turtle deals with the new status quo in his own way, and each feels lost. But can they find their way to being a family again as the past haunts them?

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