TOP 5 Comics: May 7th 2014

Published on May 13th, 2014

We hope you had a great week and now it is time for you to 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

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Iron Fist: The Living Weapon #2 – By Kaare Andrews

  • K’UN LUN under attack!
  • Danny Rand returns to the aid of his adopted home, but will he make it in time?
  • More of the secret origin of Iron Fist!

Moon Knight #3 – By Warren Ellis and artwork by Declan Shalvey.

In this issue: Moon Knight punches ghosts.

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The New 52: Futures End #1 by Brian Azzarello,Dan Jurgens,Keith Giffen and Jeff Lemire and Artwork by Patrick Zircher.

Five years from now, the DC Universe is reeling from a war with another Earth, leaving the world unprepared for an approaching evil that threatens to destroy the future. Can a time-traveling Batman Beyond help a massive cast of the DCU’s finest avert the impending apocalypse? Find out in this new weekly series that will forever alter the direction of The New 52! In this debut issue of The New 52’s weekly series, Batman Beyond arrives five years later! Grifter turns against humanity! And a Justice League member DIES!

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The Punisher #5 – By Nathan Edmondson and artwork by Mitch Gerads

  • The Dos Soles plan to takeover L.A. begins! WAR IN THE STREETS!
  • Where there’s war in the streets, there’s Frank Castle.
  • The fall of a friend???

The Wake #8  – By Scott Snyder and artwork by Sean Mruphy 

They say don’t go in the ocean. There are monsters out there. Terrible secrets in the deep. But Leeward isn’t scared of any of that, because the thing she’s running from on land is much, much worse…

Simon’s Top 5

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Batman Eternal #5 – By James Tynion IV,Scott Snyder,John Layman,Ray Fawkes, Tim Seeley and artwork by Andy Clarke

As the Dark Knight’s weekly series continues, Red Robin takes center stage in a major Gotham City mystery that has Harper and Cullen Row caught in the crosshairs!

Earth 2 #23 By Tom Taylor and Artwork by Nicola Scott

With Green Lantern resurrected, the heroes of Earth 2 go on the offensive against the forces of Darkseid and Apokolips! As the heroes prepare an all-out assault, plans are put into motion for the Red Tornado to make one last, desperate attempt to stop Superman.

Wonder Woman, Flash, Black Canary, Spectre, Red Tornado, Dr. Fate, Hourman, Wildcat, Dr. Midnite, Mr. Terrific, and Atom only appear on the variant cover.

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Miles Morales: Ultimate Spider-Man #1 – By Brian Michael Bendis and Artwork by David Marquez.

  • PART ONE OF THE BIGGEST SPIDER-MAN STORY OF THE YEAR “REVIVAL”!
  • MILES is back in action with a new status quo and a new outlook on life!
  • A BIG BIG BIG villain from PETER PARKER’s past is alive and well and about to turn New York upside down!
  • The last page will have ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN fans SCREAMING!
  • This issue can’t be missed!

Moon Knight #3 – By Warren Ellis and artwork by Declan Shalvey.

In this issue: Moon Knight punches ghosts.

The Punisher #5 – By Nathan Edmondson and artwork by Mitch Gerads

  • The Dos Soles plan to takeover L.A. begins! WAR IN THE STREETS!
  • Where there’s war in the streets, there’s Frank Castle.
  • The fall of a friend???

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