This Week’s Comics: Wishing Wars
Make your summertime easy with some of the book from this week’s new releases. BOOM! Studios releases the next issue of the multi-Eisner award winning series Lumberjanes as well as the first collected trade of Steven Universe. Bongo Comics has the third volume of the Simpsons Comics Colossal Compendium for some tongue-twisting fun, and for some wild west laughs, check out Cinebook’s Lucky Luke Vol 53.
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Jughead And Archie Comics Double Digest #14, $4.99
Mega Man #51 (Ben Bates Epic Connecting Poster Part 8 Variant Cover), $3.99
Mega Man #51 (Diana Skelly Variant Cover), $3.99
Mega Man #51 (Patrick Spaziante Regular Cover), $3.99
Sonic Worlds Unite Battles #1 (Evan Stanley & Jamal Peppers Regular Cover), $3.99
Sonic Worlds Unite Battles #1 (Evan Stanley & Jamal Peppers Sketch Variant Cover), $3.99
Sonic Worlds Unite Battles #1 (Roger Robinson & Idalia Robinson Variant Cover), $3.99
Simpsons Comics #222, $2.99
Simpsons Comics Colossal Compendium Volume 3 TP, $17.99
Adventure Time Fionna And Cake Card Wars #1 (Of 6)(Cover A Jen Wang), $3.99 **Weekly Pick**
Adventure Time Fionna And Cake Card Wars #1 (Of 6)(Cover B Wyeth Yates), $3.99
Lumberjanes #16 (Cover A Brooke A. Allen), $3.99
Steven Universe Volume 1 TP, $14.99
Lucky Luke Volume 53 Nitroglycerin TP, $11.95
DARK HORSE COMICS
Plants Vs Zombies Bully for You #2, $2.99
Littlest Pet Shop Wait A Second HC, $12.99
My Little Pony Adventures In Friendship Volume 3 HC, $12.99
Penny Dora And The Wishing Box Volume 1 TP, $12.99 **Weekly Pick**
Adventure Time Fionna And Cake Card Wars #1 – BOOM! Studios brings Fionna and Cake back for their second mini-series. Cake just cannot be beat at Card Wars. Fionna knows, she’s tried, and she’s tired of getting beaten. So the pair set off in search of a real challenger. They come across some gamer slugs, and think they’ve finally found someone who can test Cake’s mettle. But since they’ve never heard of Cake, they refuse to even play with her. I love Fionna and Cake, and really enjoyed their first adventure. I’m thrilled BOOM! Studios has brought them back.
Penny Dora And The Wishing Box Volume 1 TP – The all-ages modern fairytale from Image has been collected in one book. On the day before Christmas, the young girl Penny Dora found a mysterious box on her front doorstep. It was a magical box with the power to grant wishes. But when Penny’s best friend Elizabeth uses it, nothing but trouble comes tumbling out. Penny must contend with a horde of fire-breathing dragons, oodles of monsters, at least seven dwarves, and the person now known as Princess Elizabeth in order to contain the chaos. Penny Dora is filled with fantasy and adventure, and it has a flying cat. What more could you need?
Images © Boom! Studios and Image Comics 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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