This Week’s Comics: Poke-Doo!
Surprise Mom this Mother’s Day with some comics that the whole family can enjoy. Cat-loving moms won’t want to pass up the extra-large issue of Garfield #25, celebrating 2 years at BOOM! Studios. Indulge mom with some nostalgia with new Powerpuff Girls or Rocky and Bullwinkle from IDW Publishing, or help her find that elusive Time Lord with Doctor Who When’s the Doctor from Penguin Group UK. It’s perfect for moms who love Doctor Who and/or puzzles.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Betty And Veronica Friends Double Digest #238, $3.99
World Of Archie Double Digest #39, $3.99
Adventure Time The Flip Side #5 (Of 6)(Cover A Wook Jin Clark), $3.99
Adventure Time The Flip Side #5 (Of 6)(Cover B Melissa Pagluica), $3.99
Garfield #25 (Cover A Gary Barker), $4.99
Lucky Luke Volume 45 Tying The Knot TP, $11.95
Scooby-Doo Team-Up #4, $2.99 **Weekly Pick**
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic Volume 4 TP, $17.99
Powerpuff Girls #9 (Cover A Troy Little), $3.99
Powerpuff Girls #9 (Cover SUB Matt Kaufenberg), $3.99
Rocky And Bullwinkle #3 (Of 4)(Cover A Roger Langridge), $3.99
Rocky And Bullwinkle #3 (Of 4)(Cover SUB Matt Kaufenberg), $3.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles New Animated Adventures Volume 2 TP, $17.99
PENGUIN GROUP UK
Doctor Who When’s The Doctor SC, $7.99
Pokemon Adventures Volume 22 GN, $9.99 **Weekly Pick**
Scooby-Doo Team-Up #4 – Scooby-Doo and the gang continue their tour of the DC Universe with this new team-up. Scooby-Doo and the gang get a call from the Robin of the Teen Titans. Titans Tower could be haunted by more than the “ghostly” pranks that Beast Boy and Cyborg have come up with. The gang take up the mystery and start to look into the thumps in the night, at least they would if Scooby, Shaggy, Cyborg and Beast boy ever stopped chowing down on pizza and start helping to look for clues! Scooby-Doo and the gang are finally branching away from the Batman stories and into the DC Universe proper as they take on plenty of spooky laughs with the superhero teens of Teen Titan Go! Fans of either title should pick this issue up. Check out our preview as well!
Pokemon Adventures Volume 22 GN – The adaptation of Ruby and Sapphire video game story line is coming to a head. The battle between Legendary Pokemon Groudon, the continent Pokemon, and Kyogre, the ocean Pokemon, continues, as does the battle to control the orbs that control them between Team Magma and Team Aqua. Long hidden secrets are revealed when tragedy strikes, and Ruby comes to a profound realization: Now it’s up to him and his secret Sixth Pokemon to try to turn things around. An epic battle between two legendary Pokemon is more than enough to make this a must-have volume, but the reveal of a secret Pokemon just makes it that much more necessary.
Images © DC Comics and Perfect Square respectively.
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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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