Comics | This Week’s New & Noteworthy | December 16th

Comics | This Week’s New & Noteworthy | December 16th


The comics preview is all you need to find out which new titles are hitting comic store shelves this week.

Whether you’re a regular reader looking for something new or a newcomer to comics, I give you my top three picks – and a round-up of every new comic in stores this week. Pick out your favourites and let us know what makes your pull list in the comments section.


Star Trek: Starfleet Academy #1

Journey back to the past in this all new-series set in the blockbuster Star Trek universe! While new characters head into Starfleet Academy, familiar faces join forces for the first time.

IDW Publishing


Squadron Supreme #1

They’re each the sole survivor of a lost Earth and they’ll do anything to protect this one, whether you like it or not. The Squadron Supreme, comprising Hyperion (Avengers), Nighthawk (Supreme Power), Dr. Spectrum (the Great Society), Blur (DP7) and Power Princess, are a team that doesn’t ask permission or what the rules are. To them all that matters is the safety of Earth and if you stand in the way…that’s your problem! Tell that to the Squadron’s first target — Namor, destroyer of Dr. Spectrum’s homeworld, who will have to pay for his crimes…but at what cost to the people of Atlantis.

Marvel Comics


Judge Dredd #1

Ushering in a brave new era, Judge Dredd awakens to find that Mega-City One has been sent back to the Stone Age, with city blocks overgrown and nary a citizen to be found. Witness as Dredd struggles to unravel the mystery as he copes with being just an ordinary Joe…

IDW Publishing


New on the shelf this week


Dark Horse ComicsBPRD Hell On Earth #138
Dark Horse Presents 2014 #17
Death Head #5
Dragon Age Magekiller #1
Eve Valkyrie #3
Plants Vs Zombies Ongoing #7 Petal To The Metal
Rook #3
Steam Man #3


DC ComicsBatgirl #46
Batman 66 #30
Batman And Robin Eternal #11
Batman Arkham Knight Genesis #5
Batman Europa #2
Clean Room #3
DC Presents Darkseid War 100 Page Spectacular #1
Harley Quinn #23
Justice League #46
Justice League United #16
Lucifer #1
Mad Magazine #537
Martian Manhunter #7
Red Thorn #2
Secret Six #9
Superman American Alien #2
Teen Titans Go #13
We Are Robin #7 [Robin War]


IDW PublishingBack To The Future #2 [2nd Printing]
Jem & The Holograms Holiday Special
Judge Dredd [Ongoing] #1
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #37
Pinocchio Vampire Slayer & The Vampire Zoo
Popeye Classics Ongoing #41
Star Trek Starfleet Academy #1
Transformers Robots In Disguise Animated #5
Uncle Scrooge #9


Image ComicsAstronauts In Trouble #7
Autumnlands Tooth & Claw #8
Axcend #3
Beauty #5
Descender #8
From Under Mountains #3
Goddamned #2
Huck #2
I Hate Fairyland #3
Invincible #126
Phonogram The Immaterial Girl #5
Sex #26
Tales Of Honor Bred To Kill #4
Tech Jacket #12
Tithe #7
Tokyo Ghost #4
Wayward #12
Wicked & Divine #17


Marvel ComicsAll New Inhumans #2
All New X-Men #2
Amazing Spider-Man #1.1
Dark Tower Drawing Of Three Lady Of Shadows #4
Darth Vader Annual #1
Deadpool #3.1 Tres Punto Uno
Howard The Duck #1 [2nd Printing – Quinones Variant]
Illuminati #2
Kanan #9
Marvel Universe Avengers Assemble Season Two #14
Marvels Captain America Civil War Prelude #1
Mighty Thor #2
Ms Marvel #2
Silk #2
Squadron Supreme #1
Starbrand And Nightmask #1
Ultimate End #5 Swa
Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #3
Uncanny Inhumans #3
Web Warriors #2
Weirdworld #1


Independent Comics2000 Ad Prog #1961 X-Mas Special 2015
Adventure Time Fionna & Cake Card Wars #6
Allen Son Of Hellcock #1
Archie Collectors Ed
Big Trouble In Little China #19
Boom Box 2015 Mix Tape #1
Cognetic #3
Cops For Criminals #2
Crossed Badlands #91
Crossed Plus 100 #12
Dean Koontz Frankenstein Storm Surge #3
Exmortis #2
Exodus Life After #2
Gft Coven #5
Gft Wonderland #42
Grampa Simpsons Choose Your Own Adventure #1
Hacktivist Vol 2 #6
Harbinger #1 One Dollar Debut [New Printing]
Imperium #11
Ivar Timewalker #12
Jirni Vol 2 #5
Judge Dredd Megazine #367
Klaus #2
Looking For Group #9
Lumberjanes #21
Monster World #1
Power Up #6
Prometheus Eternal [One Shot]
Public Relations #4
Rock & Roll Biographies Exodus
Rrh #3
Seven Percent #4
Spire #1 [2nd Printing]
Spire #5
Steam Wars Holiday Special #1
Superzero #1
Welcome To Showside #2
World Of Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #55
Wrath Of The Eternal Warrior #2



Will Harrison

About the author | Will Harrison

Founder of The Unheard Nerd. A husband and father of two girls, Will is a fan of Nerdcore Hip-Hop, a comics fiend, a podcast host and champion of independent nerd culture. | Follow will on twitter: @TheUnheardNerd

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