Category Archives: Recommendations

Brotherman: Dictator of Discipline Vol.1-3

Born from the fire of his father and the passion of his mother, Antonio Valor, forged a commitment to bringing a new justice to Big City. Brotherman: Dictator of Discipline is the continuing story of a man drawn deeper into the darkness to bring light to those who have lost all hope. Armed only with his strength, wit, intellect, and his drive, Antonio Valor, straddles the line of being both the keeper and dispenser of the law. Supported by a sprinkling of friends, colleagues, and confidants, the residents of Big City can begin to find peace in a place under siege. As it is written on the subway walls, He s here…and everything’s gonna be alright!


Essential Black Panther – Volume 1

Essential Black Panther – Volume 1

Embark on an expedition into the heart of Marvel’s dark continent! Join T’Challa, King of Wakanda – AKA the Black Panther – as he fights to uphold peace and justice in both his own African kingdom and the urban jungle of New York City. Experience the thrills as one of the Marvel Universe’s noblest knights-errant takes on everything from hate mongering heels to futuristic frog time machines, as brought to you by the inimitable imaginations of some of comicdom’s most sensational scribes.

COLLECTING: Jungle Action (1972) 6-22, 24; Black Panther (1977) 1-10


Ultimate Comics Spider-Man, Vol. 1

Ultimate Comics Spider-Man, Vol. 1

Who is behind the mask?

Collecting ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN (2011) 1-6

 

2012 Glyph Award Winner

Best Artist: Sara Pichelli, Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man

Best Male Character: Miles Morales, Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man, Brian Michael Bendis writer,

Sara Pichelli artist; inspired by the character created by Stan Lee & Steve Ditko


Batwing Vol. 1: The Lost Kingdom

Batwing Vol. 1: The Lost Kingdom

As a part of the acclaimed DC Comics—The New 52 event of September 2011, Batwingfollows a soldier carrying on the legacy of The Dark Knight in the most tumultuous region on Earth. Meet Batwing, the Batman of Africa, as he takes on the villainous Massacre!

This volume collects issues 1-6 of Batwing, part of the DC Comics—The New 52 event.


Green Lantern: War of the Green Lanterns

War of the Green Lanterns” ignites with part 1 of the blockbuster event that’ll burn into the summer! A malevolent force has usurped control over all the power batteries, leaving the Corps powerless except for a select few members. Now it’s up to Hal Jordan, Guy Gardner, Kyle Rayner, John Stewart and Sinestro to regain control but can these warriors overcome their differences in time to save the universe.

Green Lantern #64- Part 1

Green Lantern Corp #58-Part 2

Green Lantern Emerald Warriors #8- Part 3

Green Lantern #65-Part 4

Green Lantern Corps #59- Part 5

Green Lantern Emerald Warriors #9- Part 6

Green Lantern #66-Part 7

Green Lantern Corps #60- Part 8

Green Lantern Emerald Warriors #10- Part 9

Green Lantern #67-Part 10


X-Men: Worlds Apart

X-Men: Worlds Apart

Can the Queen of Wakanda weather this storm? Life is never easy for a member of the X-Men, but for Ororo Iqadi T’Challa – the mutant known as Storm – it’s even tougher, since she is also the queen of the African nation of Wakanda. When Ororo is called away from her duties with the X-Men to deal with a murder in Wakanda, she finds her former student, Nezhno, faced with seemingly airtight murder charges. Storm remains suspicious, however, and her fears are confirmed when her husband, the Black Panther, returns, speaking harsh words against his bride. As the Panther moves against her, Storm is confronted with the terrible truth: One of the X-Men’s most fearsome enemies has returned – the devious telepath known as the Shadow King – and he’s gunning for Ororo on all fronts. Collects X-Men: Worlds Apart #1-4, Black Panther #26, and Marvel Team-Up #100 (backup story)


Daughters of the Dragon: Samurai Bullets

Daughters of the Dragon: Samurai Bullets

Bounty hunters Misty Knight and Colleen Wing star in this sexy action thriller, the latest project from writers Justin Gray and Jimmy Palmiotti – an entertaining mix of gritty action, biting comedy and sharp visuals provided by talented newcomer Khari Evans. When four less-than “super” villains – Whirlwind, 8-Ball, Humbug and Freezer Burn – skip bail and team up to rob the penthouse apartment of a wealthy publisher, they get more than they bargained for. Misty Knight and Colleen Wing are on the case. Unfortunately, so are a host of villains and assassins looking to recover what was stolen. Collects Daughters of the Dragon #1-6.


Cloak & Dagger: Child of Darkness, Child of Light

Cloak & Dagger: Child of Darkness, Child of Light

“The darkness hideth not from thee…the night shineth as the day…” Detective Brigid O’Reilly wants to arrest them, Father Francis Delgado wants to reform them – but does anyone really understand them? A year after they debuted as anti-drug vigilantes in Spectacular Spider-Man, Cloak and Dagger’s secrets were revealed in their own mini-series, collected here for the first time! See the duo’s first meeting and transformation, their battles against criminals, and their struggles with themselves – as only two of the eighties’ authorial and artistic experts could present them! Collects Cloak & Dagger #1-4


Supreme Power: Nighthawk

Supreme Power: Nighthawk

As a boy, Richmond – the man who would one day become Nighthawk – witnessed the senseless murder of his parents. There was no reason for their deaths, no provocation – they were just simply in the wrong place at the wrong time. It was a traumatic event that has left him scarred for life – and turned him into a hero more feared than the criminals he polices. Now, it’s happening again…but on a much larger scale. The people of Chicago – men, women and children – are dying in the streets, victims of a monster whose thirst for slaughter cannot be quenched. And it’s flashing a killer smile.

Collecting:

Supreme Power: Nighthawk #1-6


Spawn Origins Volume 1

Spawn Origins Volume 1

Featuring the stories and artwork (by Todd McFarlane himself!) that laid the groundwork for the most successful independent comic book ever published. Spawn Origins Volume 1 includes the introduction of not only Spawn, but also a number of other memorable and menacing characters, including Malebolgia and the Violator. Collects Spawn #1-6.


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