Eclectic is the word to describe this week’s picks, as numerous genres and styles are represented in the top five, and this set of picks is a clear indication that the medium has much to offer to fans of all kinds.
After a trippy exploration of Black Hammer’s resident “space cadet” Colonel Weird in Colonel Weird: Cosmagog, Jeff Lemire and Tyler Crook team-up again to take on teen superhero team The Unbelievable Unteens in August.
This was another tough week to whittle down the list, with enough choices to do a top 20 instead of a top five, so be sure to carefully peruse the racks at your local shop this week.
It’s time to return to the farm and Spiral City for the long-awaited continuation of Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston’s Eisner Award winning series Black Hammer in Black Hammer: Reborn this June.
If you still live in a state where they try to manipulate time like Kang the Conqueror, you will be getting a little more daylight soon, and more time to read comic books in natural light!
This week’s list contains something for everyone with a variety of genres represented. We have modern super hero excitement, historical horror fiction, pulp fiction, science fiction, and even a mash-up of genres featuring the original super hero.