Comics | This Week’s New & Noteworthy | May 20th

Comics | This Week’s New & Noteworthy | May 20th

The Comics Preview is all you need to find out which new titles are hitting comic book shops this new comics day.

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 each #1 comic hitting the shelves this week.

Top Pick | Insufferable #1

What happens when your crime-fighting sidekick grows up to be an arrogant, ungrateful douchebag who makes Kanye look humble? Worse, what on Earth could force the two of you together for one last case? Nocturnus and his former protege, Galahad, will find out—if they don’t kill one another first.

IDW Publishing

Planet Hulk [2015] #1

A forbidden zone of wild HULKS A battle-worn gladiator named Steve Rogers A journey that could break the spirit of a world’s greatest freedom fighter. Plus: A back up story by a surprise creative team!

Marvel Comics

Mad Max: Fury Road Nux & Immortal Joe #1

In a fallen world ravaged by oil and water wars, humanity exists without law or mercy. All those who wander the Wasteland are ruled by a single imperative…survive!

Among them is Max Rockatansky, a Road Warrior haunted by his turbulent past… “It’s hard to know who is more crazy. Me or everyone else?!”

In this first issue, witness the rise of Colonel Joe Moore, a war hero turned tyrannical warlord…The Immortan Joe! And don’t miss the story of Nux, one of the Immortan’s “War Boys,” who knows only the chaos into which he was born.

Vertigo Comics

Also New This Week

Dark Horse Comics

Resident Alien Sam Hain Mystery #1


Dirk Gentlys Holistic Detective Agency #1

Donald Duck #1

Winterworld Frozen Fleet #1

Image comics

Valhalla Mad #1

Marvel Comics

Deadpools Secret Secret Wars #1

Master Of Kung Fu #1

Secret Wars Battleworld #1

Spider-Verse #1

Ultimate End #1

Independent Comics

Adventures Of Aero Girl #1

Oh Killstrike #1

Psycho Bonkers #1

Swords Of Sorrow Vampirella Jennifer Blood #1

What are you picking up this week? Let us know your favourite in the comments.


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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