This Week’s Comics: In the Shadow of Trolls
Highlights from this week’s list of new comics, manga, and graphic novel releases include Troll Guide, a new Star Wars Adventures comic, and the wordless comic of finding and fighting for your place in the world, Baboon!, from Dark Horse Comics. Portable Press has two new Show Me History! Comics including a biography of Martin Luther King Jr., Voice For Equality, while Source Point Press releases the last issue in their tween friendly series Bug Bites #3.
Randolph The Reindeer HC, $9.95
ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
World Of Archie Jumbo Comics Digest #104, $7.99
Mighty Morphin #1 (Cover A In-Hyuk Lee), $4.99
DARK HORSE COMICS
Baboon! TP, $14.99
Courageous Princess Volume 3 The Dragon Queen TP, $14.99
Troll Guide TP, $19.99 **Weekly Pick**
My Little Pony Transformers #4 (Of 4)(Cover A Tony Fleecs), $3.99
Sonic The Hedgehog Bad Guys #2 (Of 4)(Cover A Aaron Hammerstrom), $3.99
Star Wars Adventures Shadow Of Vader’s Castle #1 (One Shot)(Cover A Francesco Francavilla), $7.99 **Weekly Pick**
Geronimo Stilton Reporter Volume 6 Paws Off Cheddarface HC, $9.99
Show Me History Jesus Messenger Of Peace GN, $12.99
Show Me History Martin Luther King Voice Of Equality GN, $12.99
SOURCE POINT PRESS
Bug Bites #3 (Of 3), $3.99
Troll Guide TP – Dark Horse Comics brings an essential field guide to english readers. Encountering a troll can be dangerous, if you don’t know what to do. Fortunately, this handy guide is ready to help! Filled with tips and tricks, this handbook will tell you what to do when encountering trolls. Its comprehensive list of the different kinds of trolls and mountain creatures is beautifully illustrated to make identification easy. With this guidebook, even the most novice of troll scholars can become experts in no time! This lighthearted guide will entertain readers of all ages.
Star Wars Adventures Shadow Of Vader’s Castle #1 – IDW Publishing returns to the dark side of the force with this one-shot comic. The Mustafarians celebrate the fall of the Empire, but the shadow of Vader’s Castle still hangs over them, keeping them from ever feeling safe. When two young boys decide they’re going to destroy the castle themselves, a wizened old Mustafarian has to step in. He tries to put the boys off of their mission by telling them two tales to teach them the lessons they might otherwise learn the hard way. This walk on the dark side will send chills down the spine of any Star Wars fan.
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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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