We at Word of the Nerd have sorted through this week’s comic book releases to bring you in no particular order the five comic books that you simply should not miss this week!
Chloe discovers the brutal truth behind her fiancé’s suicide and faces a visit from someone called the Surgeon who intends on using his scalpel for…different reasons. And Astrid proves herself to be both friend and foe in this chilling end to the first arc.
Written by: Gail Simone
Art by: Jon Davis-Hunt, Jenny Frison
From DC Comics
Who is Tony Stark, really? Since learning that he was adopted as a baby, this question has cast a shadow over Stark’s life. Now, it is time to uncover what his legacy truly is, a journey that will carry Tony into new directions as a man and as a super hero. Alongside his strange new quasi-ally Doctor Doom, Iron Man will discover new things about the Marvel Universe he didn’t know existed before! A character deconstruction from Bendis and Maleev along the lines of their award-winning DAREDEVIL run!
Written by: Brian Michael Bendis
Art by: Alex Maleev
Cover Art by: Alex Maleev
From Marvel Comics
Maika’s world becomes even more dangerous.
Written by: Marjorie M. Liu
Art by: Sana Takeda
Cover Art by: Sana Takeda
From Image Comics
Jonesy’s plan to make two teens from opposite sides of the social strata fall in love has backfired spectacularly, leaving them happy as clams and ruining Jonesy’s chance at attending the biggest show of the year!
Written by: Sam Humphries
Art by: Caitlin Rose Boyle
Cover Art by: Caitlin Rose Boyle
From BOOM! Studios
The terror of Apokolips continues as the combined might of Kal-El and the warriors from Kandor fight back against Darkseid’s legions!
Written by: Neal Adams
Art by: Neal Adams
Cover Art by: Neal Adams
From DC Comics
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