This Week’s Comics: The Origin of Saving Time
Relive the 1990s with some of the new releases out this week! Archie releases the 259th issue of 90s video game icon Sonic the Hedgehog. IDW has a double dose of 90s classics with the second volume of Samurai Jack Classics, a re-release of the original Cartoon Network comic, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures volume 7, also a re-release, this time of the Archie Comics edition of the 90s cartoon.
ACTION LAB ENTERTAINMENT
Vamplets Undead Pet Society #1 (Cover A Amanda Coronado), $3.99
Vamplets Undead Pet Society #1 (Cover B Gayle Middleton), $4.99
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Betty And Veronica #270 (Dan Parent Regular Cover), $2.99
Betty And Veronica #270 (Ryan Jampole Chibi Tea Party Variant Cover), $2.99
Sonic The Hedgehog #259 (SEGA Variant Cover), $2.99
Sonic The Hedgehog #259 (Tracy Yardley Regular Cover), $2.99
Duffman Adventures #1, $3.99
Bravest Warriors #19 (Cover A Kyle Fewell), $3.99
Bravest Warriors #19 (Cover B Kelly & Nichole Matthews), $3.99
Herobear And The Kid Saving Time #1 (Of 5)(Cover A Mike Kunkel), $3.99 **Weekly Pick**
Peanuts #17 (Cover A Charles M. Schulz), $3.99
Regular Show #12 (Cover A Matt Cummings), $3.99
Regular Show #12 (Cover B Felicia Choo), $3.99
Teen Titans Go #3, $2.99
Samurai Jack Classics Volume 2 TP, $19.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures Volume 7 TP, $19.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures #10 (Cover A Dario Brizuela), $3.99
Marvel Universe Ultimate Spider-Man #25, $2.99
X-Men An Origin Story HC, $8.99 **Weekly Pick**
Herobear And The Kid Saving Time #1 – BOOM! Studios brings out the first new Herobear and the Kid series in ten years! Henry, the family’s magical butler, is missing. Tyler and Herobear are on the case trying to figure out what happened to their friend. But to do so, they might learn a lot more about Henry than they ever dreamed, and they will be forced to get help from an unexpected source. It’s great that BOOM! was able to get more of this series. Learning more about Tyler, Herobear and their world can only be a good thing.
X-Men An Origin Story – Marvel Press introduces the X-men to a younger audience. Professor Charles Xavier knows what it’s like to be different. He is a mutant. Possessing miraculous powers of mind control, Charles has a dream that humans and mutants will live together in peace. He has formed the X-Men, a group of men and women like him, including Cyclops, Wolverine, and Storm, to rid the world of violence against man or mutant. This title is more like a picture book and is a good starter for younger kids interested in superheroes and the X-men, especially with the new movie coming out this next month.
Images © Boom! Studios and Marvel Press respectively.
Filed under: All Ages
About Lori Henderson
Lori Henderson is a mother of two teenage daughters and an avid reader. She blogs about manga at her personal blog Manga Xanadu as well as contributing and editing for Manga Village. She blogs about all things fandom (mainly Doctor Who) at her other personal blog Fangirl Xanadu. She's been at it so for over 5 years now and counting!
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