(W) Adam Christopher, Chuck Wendig (A) David Williams & Various (CA) David Williams
New ongoing series from Dark Circle! "Daughter of the Revolution," Part 3. Captured by Walter Chase, the Shield is made a surprising offer-an invitation to join his government organization, protecting the country as she was born to do. But as her new missions take her well beyond national borders, the truth slowly dawns and the Shield must face the ultimate question: does she serve the United States of America… or its people? (STK678787)
WILFREDO TORRES VARIANT COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
OFFERED AGAIN O/A AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE VOLUME 1: ESCAPE FROM RIVERDALE TP (NEW PRINTINGS)
(W) Roberto Aguirre Sacasa (A) Francesco Francavilla, Jack Morelli (CA) Francesco Francavilla
If you haven't discovered Archie's Afterlife with Archie yet, the PREVIEWS Exclusive cover is now in its final printing, and the regular edition is back in stock with a new printing! When Jughead's beloved pet Hot Dog is killed in a hit and run, Jughead turns to the only person he knows who can help bring back his canine companion — Sabrina the Teenage Witch. Using dark, forbidden magic, Sabrina is successful and Hot Dog returns to the land of the living. But he's not the same — and soon, the darkness he brings back with him from beyond the grave begins to spread, forcing Archie and the gang to try to escape Riverdale! Collects issues 1-5 featuring the first storyline "Escape from Riverdale" from the new ongoing TEEN+ comic book horror series Afterlife with Archie. (STK635162)
PREVIEWS EXCLUSIVE EDITION—SC, 7x10, 160pgs, FC $17.99
BOOK MARKET EDITION—SC, 7x10, 160pgs, FC $17.99
AFTERLIFE WITH ARCHIE #7 SECOND PRINTING
(W) Roberto Aguirre Sacasa (A/CA) Francesco Francavilla
"Betty, RIP," Part 1 of 6. It's been weeks since Archie and his friends left Riverdale. Now, they are wandering the deserted highways of America, one step ahead of the ever-pursuing vicious zombie horde. When they decide to set down roots to observe their first post-apocalypse Thanksgiving, Mr. Lodge leads a team into the forests of Pennsylvania to find dinner, but the hunters soon become the hunted, and not all of the gang will make it out of the woods alive! For TEEN+ readers. Second printing. (STK667342)
7x10, 32pgs, FC $3.99
SABRINA #2 SECOND PRINTING
(W) Roberto Aguirre Sacasa (A/CA) Robert Hack
After the shocking revelations of last issue, Sabrina's mortal boyfriend Harvey doesn't quite seem himself. In fact, he doesn't seem human. His body's there, but his soul is… elsewhere. When the Witches' Council refuses to help her, Sabrina turns to Madame Satan for comfort, playing right into her evil schemes. This dark re-imagining of everyone's favorite teen witch continues! For TEEN+ readers. Second printing. (STK678952)
32pgs, FC $3.99
(W) Mark Waid (A/CA) Fiona Staples
Comic superstars Mark Waid and Fiona Staples continue their reimagining of an icon! The new school year continues to bring with it daunting new challenges and interesting changes for the teens of Riverdale High. But there's one thing that remains constant: Archie's car is still a piece of garbage! With car problems comes money problems, which means that Archie's on the hunt for a new job. Fortunately, a mysterious new building in Riverdale is offering some career opportunities for Archie and his friends. Who's behind this new conglomerate and what are their intentions for Riverdale? Find out in the second issue of this all-new Archie series! (STK678788)
(W) Alex Simmons (A) Rex Lindsey (CA) Fernando Ruiz
Archie, along with his furry friend Vegas and brainy buddy Dilton, are visiting Denny, a young, shy boy who Dilton has worked with to create his own website. Meanwhile, Vegas helps some shy, young friends of his own when he encounters some abandoned puppies left under a garbage dumpster in a rain storm. Can he find safety for these pups? How can Denny help? Find out in "Happiness is a Wagging Tail!" the heart-warming lead story to this comics double digest! (STK678768)
digest, 160pgs, FC $4.99
ARCHIE'S FUNHOUSE COMICS DOUBLE DIGEST #17
(W) Francis Bonnet (A) Pat Kennedy, Tim Kennedy (CA) Bob Smith, Dan Parent
Archie wants to do something special for Betty's birthday, so he decides to bake her a cake. Unfortunately, Archie's never actually tried to bake a cake before! But how hard can it be? With his good pal Jughead by his side, he should be able to accomplish anything he sets his mind to. Providing, of course, that Jughead doesn't eat everything before he even gets a chance to start baking! Will Archie give Betty the best birthday gift ever? Or is this plan a cake mistake? Find out in "Caketastrophe," the fun lead story to this comics double digest! (STK678769)
Digest, 160pgs, FC $4.99
ARCHIE GIANT COMICS SPOTLIGHT TP
We're shining a spotlight on some of the best and brightest stories Archie has to offer in this newest installment of our Giant series! This fun-packed, laugh-a-minute volume collects 480 pages of the wild humor and teenage tomfoolery that have made Archie comic stories popular for over 70 years! (STK678839)
SC, 5x7, 480pgs, FC $7.99
BETTY & VERONICA #277
(W) Michael Uslan (A/CA) Dan Parent
This is it, the final leg of Betty & Veronica's trip around the world! The BFFs are happy to be back to their old selves in The City of Light — Paris! The girls are enjoying the fine foods and even finer looking gentlemen of France-but what they'd really like is to be back in their hometown! Meanwhile, back in Riverdale there's a new love triangle brewing between foreign exchange student Banni, Dilton and, Jughead! Will Betty and Veronica return to their old routines and familiar faces once their trip is over, or will nothing ever be the same again? You won't want to miss a minute of this exciting conclusion to "Farewell, Betty & Veronica"! (STK678772)
PARENT REGULAR COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
BRITTNEY WILLIAMS VARIANT COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
BETTY & VERONICA COMICS ANNUAL DIGEST #236 (W) George Gladir (A) Bill Galvan (CA) Dan Parent
The BFFs are back with even more pages of fun! Veronica's upset; her father plans on buying a robot for their mansion. Wait, what's so bad about that? Veronica's convinced this new robot will cause nothing but turmoil in her family's home, but Betty disagrees. Will this robot be a help or a hindrance? Find out in "Nice Advice1" the fun all-new lead story to this comics annual! (STK678773)
Digest, 192pgs, FC $5.99
B & V FRIENDS JUMBO COMICS DOUBLE DIGEST #245
(W) Alex Simmons, Dan Parent (A) Dan Parent, Bill Galvan (CA) Bob Smith, Fernando Ruiz
It's time for a double dose of fun with everyone's favorite BFFs and their gal pals! The time has come for Ethel to have her moment in the spotlight-when she performs at a comedy club! Betty, Veronica and all of their friends have done all they could to support their friend Ethel-but will they still be laughing when they find out the target of her jokes? Find out in "Make 'Em Laugh," this hilarious brand new lead story to this jumbo-sized comics digest! (STK678770)
288pgs, FC $6.99
WORLD OF ARCHIE COMICS DOUBLE DIGEST #52
(W) Paul Kupperberg (A) Pat Kennedy, Tim Kennedy (CA) Dan Parent, Bob Smith
It's the last weekend of summer and Archie has every intention of making the most out of his final day of freedom before school starts! There's just one problem… The List! Archie's dad gave him a list of chores at the beginning of the summer that he swore would be done before school started. Well, he's out of summer and not a single chore has even been started, so Archie's not going anywhere until he clears that list! Will he complete his chores in time to still have some fun, or will his last day of vacation be a real summer bummer? Find out in "The Endless List of Summer!" the fun lead story to this comics double digest! (STK678783)
Digest, 160pgs, FC $4.99
MEGA MAN VOLUME 10: LEGENDS OF THE BLUE BOMBER TP
Mega Man is back to make legendary new adventures in an all-new graphic novel! Before, you stood at the Blue Bomber's side as he fought the impossible odds of Dr. Wily. This time, he's bringing the fight to you! Join Dr. Wily's latest team of Robot Masters and see through their eyes as they fight against Mega Man! Get a taste of what it's like to be on the villains' side, all while a sinister plot is brewing, leading up to one of the most climactic moments in Mega Man history! Collects Mega Man #41-44. (STK678871)
SC, 104pgs, FC $12.99
MEGA MAN #52
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Tyson Hesse, Jim Amash (CA) T.Rex
The Sonic/Mega Man Crossover sequel comes to a chaotic close with "Worlds Unite" Part Twelve: The grand finale to "Worlds Unite" sees our super-powered heroes Sonic and Mega Man face off against the evil Sigma in his final, most lethal form! If that wasn't enough, the Genesis Portal-ravaged reality is falling apart and time is running out to fix it! You don't want to miss the stunning conclusion to the biggest crossover event of the year! Featuring the worlds of Street Fighter, Skies of Arcadia, Nights Into Dreams, Okami, Ghosts 'n' Goblins, Alex Kidd, and more! Featuring cover art from the legendary T.Rex, a special "Super-Powered" variant by Reilly Brown and the final part of the epic 12-part connecting variant cover series by artist Ben Bates! (STK678776)
T.REX REGULAR COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
REILLY BROWN VARIANT COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
EPIC CONNECTING BATES COVER PART 12—32pgs, FC $3.99
SONIC BOOM #11 (W) Sam Sandak Freilberger (A) Rick Bryant, Diana Skelly (CA) Diana Skelly
Follow up after the "Worlds Unite" crossover with a BOOM in this explosive final issue! "Eggman Gets a Gorilla": When Dr. Eggman's regular robotic enforcers just can't cut the mustard, he hires some additional help! (Because, seriously, how hard is it to cut mustard?) Introducing the mighty, Kyle the Gorilla! Is he really the next Ape wonder of the world? Or will Sonic get yet another reason to point and laugh? You'll be pointing and laughing too with the concluding issue of Sonic Boom! Featuring cover art by rising star Diana Skelly plus a "BOOMTASTIC" variant with art provided by SEGA! (STK678778) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SKELLY REGULAR COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
SEGA VARIANT COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #276
(W) Ian Flynn (A/CA) Adam Bryce Thomas
The Blue Blur is back from the events of "Worlds Unite" and ready to save the world! In "Cold Hearted," Sonic embarks on a quest through the Arctic to find and recover the all-important Gaia Keys! Collecting them all is essential for fixing the shattered world. It's a pretty chill mission until Egg Boss Tundra steps in to put the freeze on Sonic's plans! Meanwhile, Dr. Eggman is "Back in Business" as he braves the unknown to find his most treasured killing machine Metal Sonic! Featuring cover art by newcomer Adam Bryce Thomas plus a "HERO" variant with art provided by SEGA! (STK678780) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
THOMAS REGULAR COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
SEGA VARIANT COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
SONIC UNIVERSE #79
(W) Evan Stanley (A) Jim Amash, Tracy Yardley (CA) Evan Stanley
Silver the Hedgehog returns in an all-new adventure! Enter: "The Silver Age," Part 1. Silver the Hedgehog's future may no longer be a terrible burning ruin, but it certainly is far from safe! Mystery and danger abounds as Silver is dragged into a dangerous conspiracy linked to the reality-warping menaces known as the Genesis Portals! Featuring cover art by Sonic comic extraordinaire Evan Stanley plus a "HERO" variant with art provided by SEGA! (STK678782) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
STANLEY REGULAR COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
SEGA VARIANT COVER—32pgs, FC $3.99
SONIC UNIVERSE VOLUME 10: SCRAMBLED TP
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Jim Amash & Various (CA) Jamal Peppers, Jim Amash
Move over, Sonic, it's the villainous Dr. Eggman's time to shine! For years, Dr. Eggman's runty underling, Snively, has been sneakily plotting to overthrow him. Now Snively enacts his grandest plan to take over the Eggman Empire — and this time, he might just succeed! It will take all of Dr. Eggman's cruelty and cunning to maintain his position of power. Is he up to the task? Or will this be the mad scientist's final defeat? All will be revealed in the egg-celent Sonic Universe Volume 10, collecting stories from Sonic Universe #37-40! (STK678872) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SC, 104pgs, FC $12.99
STARS OF THE MONTH ARCHIE: CYBER ADVENTURES TP
(W) Stephen Oswald (A/CA) Joe Staton
Dive right into a new gaming universe filled with danger and excitement. When Dilton Doiley's newest invention goes awry, Archie's pals 'n' gals are trapped inside the game! Now it's up to Archie to save the day! Will he make it in time or will it be "Game Over"? Jam-packed with nods to iconic videogames and witty pop-culture references, think of this as where the world of Archie meets Tron! (STK452097) (SEP110755)
SC, 6x9, 128pgs, FC $9.95
MEGA MAN VOLUME 8: REDEMPTION TP
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Gary Martin & Various (CA) Patrick Spaz Spaziante
The Future Is Now in the next chapter in the Mega Man graphic novel saga! Mega Man took up his Mega Buster to stop the evil ambitions of Dr. Wily. That means Dr. Wily is his greatest enemy—right? Not according to the Doctor! He says he was being used by the terrifying Ra Moon, and to prove it, he saves Mega Man's life! What is the truth behind Dr. Wily? Is he plotting something sinister yet again, or has he really been the victim all along? Mega Man embarks on a mission that will test his courage as much as his skill to find out the truth! Featuring the first-ever look at the world of Mega Man X in comic book form, as drawn by Sonic legend Patrick "Spaz" Spaziante! (STK646537) (OCT141022)
SC, 7x10, 104pgs, FC $11.99
BEST OF SONIC THE HEDGEHOG: ULTIMATE COLLECTION TP
(W) Ian Flynn & Various (A) Patrick Spaz Spaziante & Various (CA) Rafa Knight
By far the best Sonic the Hedgehog book value ever! Sonic the Hedgehog is one of the most beloved video game characters of all time and the star of his own popular comic book adventures-which have been published over the past 20 years! Celebrate two decades of Sonic the Hedgehog comics fun with this giant full-color trade paperback collection of favorite comic book adventures, hand-selected by Sonic writers, artists, editors and historians from hundreds of action-packed stories! Featuring awesome cover art from Sonic superstar Rafa Knight! (STK659430) (NOV140974) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SC, 5x7, 320pgs, FC $9.99
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG: THE COMPLETE SONIC COMIC ENCYCLOPEDIA TP
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Patrick Spaz Spaziante & Various (CA) Patrick Spaz Spaziante
For the Sonic fan on the go and those who want to know it like the pros, this is the long-anticipated official source for Sonic the Hedgehog comic info! Includes new, exclusive information not yet revealed in the comic itself and packed with entertaining character and location listings that definitively explain Sonic's world, Mobius. It's a big place that has been featured in hundreds of issues of stories-the longest running video-game inspired hit comic ever! (STK471290) (JUL120772) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SC, 6x9, 192pgs, FC $16.99
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG VOLUME 1: COUNTDOWN TO CHAOS TP
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Evan Stanley & Various (CA) Ben Bates
It All Begins Here! Moving at the speed of sound, keeping the world free from robotic tyranny, it's Sonic the Hedgehog! Spin-dashing directly out of the mega-smash Sonic/Mega Man: Worlds Collide story arc, "Countdown to Chaos" speeds into brand new comic book stories with new friends, new foes and new adventures! The entire planet has been rocked by Dr. Eggman's Super Genesis Wave! Sonic wakes up to a world and a life he doesn't recognize! It's up to him to gather up his friends — the Freedom Fighters — and figure out what's been changed. Meanwhile, below his very feet, a new threat is threatening to burst out! (STK643988) (MAY141038) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SC, 120pgs, FC $12.99
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG VOLUME 2: THE CHASE TP
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Evan Stanley & Various (CA) Tracy Yardley
Sonic's world has been shattered into pieces — literally! It's up to Sonic and his heroic friends, the Freedom Fighters, to do damage control and find a way to fix the world! But they aren't alone in their search. Dr. Eggman wants to fix the planet, too — so he can conquer it! Sonic The Hedgehog Volume 2: The Chasecollects Sonic The Hedgehog #257-259 and Sonic Comic Origins #1-4, which offers readers an exciting glimpse into the world of the Freedom Fighters and how they began! (STK654753) (SEP141022) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SC, 7x10, 104pgs, FC $12.99
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG SELECT VOLUME 9: THE GAMES TP
(W/A) Various (CA) Patrick Spaz Spaziante
Grab your controller and play along with this game-themed edition of Sonic Select! Sonic the Hedgehog raced into the world in video games first, and his digital birthright still holds true today. Many of Sonic's game adventures have followed him onto the printed page, sometimes with new and exciting twists. Join Sonic in a race with all-stars on a star-studded track! Meet the newest villains in the Sonic game pantheon: the deadly six! Thrill as our hero gets entangled in Blaze's search for the Sol Emeralds! Knuckles and Tails prepare for the Marauders while Sonic aids the wizard Merlina! (STK628648) (NOV130791) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
SC, 6x9, 128pgs, FC $11.99
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG SELECT VOLUME 10 TP
(W) Ian Flynn (A) Tracy Yardley & Various (CA) Patrick Spaz Spaziante
Sonic the Hedgehog's most popular graphic novel series is back! It's non-stop action in this collection of some of Sonic's newest, greatest-and strangest-battles! Witness one of the craziest clashes between Sonic and Knuckles in Sonic's home city! Witness the newest adventures of Sonic and his friends as they enter the new Sonic comic universe! All this and more in Sonic Select, collecting stories from Free Comic Book Day, Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic Universe, the Sonic Super Specials, and more! (STK657378) (OCT141031) (C: 1-0-0) NOTE: Not available in Australia and New Zealand.
Her perilous quest resumes! Ara has returned-and has left more than her homeland behind, as her journey brings her to sea along with Boro and his band of pirates. However, what new wonders-and dangers-await Ara on their next stop? And will she be able to survive the experience? The world of Jirni explodes into uncharted territory as Ara's epic story continues! Creator J.T. Krul, artist V Ken Marion, and colorist Juan Fernandez are proud to present the follow-up volume to Aspen's smash hit series — JIRNI!
Michael Turner's classic action-adventure series re-emerges with a brand new era of mystery and magic! Forced to leave her old life behind, Cassidy is on the run from a secret military force that sees her as the ultimate threat. She's tired. She's scared. She's alone. Well, she was alone until her path crosses with Miya, a mysterious warrior of unbelievable strength and power. But the real question is - are things about to get better...or worse? The first all new Soulfire series to make its debut since Michael Turner introduced you to his incredible magical adventure over 10 years ago, is ready to take you on the ride of your life and explore the world of Soulfire as you've never seen it before!
32pgs, FC (2 of 5) $3.99
(W) Tom Hutchinson (A) Fico Ossio
(CA) A: Fico Ossio; B: Cory Zayatz
The newest re-mastered debut from Aspen's Big Dog Ink imprint continues! College life may be a little more interesting when you have superheroes as guest speakers, yet there's nothing better than slipping into your own superhero costume and heading out on an evening patrol at the beach - or so you'd think. Featuring re-mastered content, an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Critter, creator commentary and more! Don't miss out on the second of Aspen's all new BDI launch titles with the return of CRITTER!
32pgs, FC (2 of 4) $3.99
FATHOM BLUE #3
(W) Vince Hernandez (A) Claudio Avella
(CA) A: Claudio Avella; B: Paolo Pantalena
A dangerous new foe has risen! Team Blue attempts to understand and put an end to the warpath of Eries, as he leaves a catastrophic trail of dead humans in his wake. However, a larger threat begins to surface from below-as a mysterious Blue rises from deep below-and her target is the team!
32pgs, FC (3 of 5) $3.99
PSYCHO BONKERS #4
(W) Vince Hernandez (A/CA) Adam Archer
Crack the speed barrier wide open in this thrilling new adventure that redefines what it means to go full throttle! As the final leg of the Super Bonk Rally fast approaches, Shine and her crew must come to grips with the shocking reality of her past! And, even more perilous than the skeletons in her closet are the dangers of her present-as the racers attempt to put an end to her success-once and for all! Told in a series of five legs within the race of all races-the Super Bonk Rally, this five issue mini-series will span amazing landscapes and death-defying terrain, as these racers go completely Psycho Bonkers!