Comics | This Week’s New & Noteworthy | June 22nd

Comics | This Week’s New & Noteworthy | June 22nd


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 Wars: The Force Awakens Adaptation #1

It’s true—all of it! The biggest movie of the year jumps from the big screen to the comic book page! It’s been three decades since the Rebel Alliance destroyed the Death Star and toppled the Galactic Empire…but now, on the remote planet of Jakku…there is a stirring in the Force. A young scavenger named Rey…a deserting stormtrooper named Finn…an ace pilot name Poe…and a dark apprentice named Kylo Ren…Their lives are about to collide as the awakening begins.

Marvel Comics


La Muerta Descent #1

Maria Diaz, a US soldier, returns from Afghanistan to be reunited with her family on the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos. But her brother has fallen in with The Zavalas, a death-worshipping crime cartel led by the nefarious Mama Z. When they see the family celebrating, they believe they’ve been ripped off by them. The entire family is murdered in cold blood. Maria wakes out of a coma Eight months later to find her family dead and gone. She seeks justice finds none: Daring the impossible, Maria decides to avenge her family and send the Zavala’s to hell. Can one woman defeat an entire crime cartel and what will be the cost to her humanity?

Coffin Comics


The Flash #1

A new storm brews over Central City and disproves the old adage about lightning never, well…you know. Just as Barry begins to feel overwhelmed fighting crime, a new speedster debuts—but just where did this amazing new friend come from?

DC Comics


Everything new on the shelf this week


Dark Horse ComicsAw Yeah Comics Action Cat And Adventure Bug #4
BTVS Season 10 #28
Creepy Comics #24
Dept H #3
Tomb Raider 2016 #5
Usagi Yojimbo #155


DC Comics LogoAction Comics #958
Adventures Of Supergirl #4
Aquaman #1
Cyborg #12
Deathstroke #19
Detective Comics #935
Flash #1
Future Quest #1 [2nd Printing]
Harley Quinn #29
Justice League #52
Looney Tunes #231
Mad Magazine #540
Red Thorn #8
Robin Son Of Batman #13
Suicide Squad Most Wanted Deadshot Katana #6
Teen Titans #21
Wonder Woman #1


IDW PublishingAction Man #1
Back To The Future #9
Godzilla Oblivion #4
TMNT Bebop & Rocksteady Destroy Everything #4
Transformers More Than Meets Eye #54
X-Files (2016) #3


Image ComicsAloha Hawaiian Dick #3
Autumnlands Tooth & Claw #11
Bitch Planet #8
Black Road #3
Cry Havoc #6
Drifter #12
Pretty Deadly #10
Rumble #11
She Wolf #1
Snowfall #5
Thief Of Thieves #32


Marvel ComicsCaptain America Sam Wilson #10 CWII
Carnage #9
Civil War II Choosing Sides #1
Deadpool Vs Gambit #1
Doctor Strange #9
Drax #8
Guide Marvel Cinematic Universe Agents Shield Season One
Gwenpool #0 [2nd Printing]
Gwenpool #2 [2nd Printing]
Gwenpool #3
Marvel Universe Ultimate Spider-Man Contest Champions #4
Mighty Thor #8
Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur #8
Ms Marvel #8 CWII
Nighthawk #2
Power Man And Iron Fist #5
Rocket Raccoon And Groot #6
Scarlet Witch #7
Star Wars Force Awakens Adaptation #1
Timely Comics Scarlet Witch #1
Timely Comics Squadron Supreme #1
Timely Comics Totally Awesome Hulk #1
Totally Awesome Hulk #7 CWII
Ultimates #8 CWII
Uncanny Avengers #10
Web Warriors #8


Independent Comics2000 Ad Prog #1986
4 Kids Walk Into A Bank #1 [2nd Printing]
All New Classic Captain Canuck #2
America #1
Archie #9
B & V Friends Comics Double Digest #248
Blacklist #10
Chapterhouse Archives Captain Canuck #2
Comic Fandom Quarterly #6
Death Force #2
Divinity II #3
Grimm Fairy Tales Inferno Resurrection #4
Grimm Fairy Tales Wonderland #48
Grumpy Cat & Pokey #5
Heartthrob #3
Irwin Allen Lost In Space #3
James Bond #7
La Muerta Descent #1
Life Death And Sorcery #1
Lucas Stand #1
Madballs #3
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #4
Munchkin #18
Penny Dreadful #1 [2nd Printing]
Plus Ultra #4
Princeless Raven Pirate Princess #9
Project Nemesis #6
Puss In Boots #3
Rai #14 (4001 AD)
Red Sonja Vol 3 #6
Secret Voice #1
Street Fighter Unlimited #7
World Of Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #60
Zombie Tramp Ongoing #24

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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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