Happy New comic book day nerds! Welcome to the top ten picks of the week from your friends over at The Wednesday Pull List! We strive to be the "Oprah's Book Club" of the comic book world so share this around!
1. King in Black #5
CHAPTER FIVE: DAWN. WHAT’S A GOD TO A NONBELIEVER?
2. The Next Batman: Second Son #1
A new miniseries by Academy Award-winning writer John Ridley and artists Tony Akins and Travel Foreman begins! Readers now know that after the events of Future State, Tim Fox is the next Batman...but what’s his origin story? Why has he been estranged from Lucius Fox and his family for so long? Connected to the dramatic events of Infinite Frontier #0, these questions and many more will be explored in this thrilling new digital-first miniseries!
3. Venom #34
THIS IS IT! After a pulse-pounding race to the finish, VENOM #34 stands as the series’ final tie-in to the KING IN BLACK epic! But is this issue also the end of the Venom symbiote as we know it?! From maestros Donny Cates, Iban Coello and Jesus Aburtov, this one sets the stage for VENOM #200—and EVERYTHING that follows!
4. Seven Secrets #7
Another case has been opened, and with it, a new path revealed. Caspar and the remaining members of the Order have managed to escape to the world of Faerie...
...but are they truly safe?
5. Nottingham #2
A murder at the heart of the castle shakes Nottingham to its core. As the Sheriff and Captain of the Guard scramble to root out a traitor in their midst, more of Ev's dark and tragic past is revealed.
6. The Swamp Thing #2
BECOMING, PART 2
The trials of Levi Kamei, the new avatar of the Green, grow darker as the Pale Wanderer’s bloody spree leaves a trail of death across the Sonoran Desert. While his “lessons” begin to show Levi the true nature of what he is becoming, it is Jennifer Reece who’ll show Levi that he must contend with his past and his trauma in order to stop the murderous wraith. Will Levi Kamei grasp his newfound place in this world as the Swamp Thing? Or will his fears consume him before the new avatar can even take root? Find out as this eternal conflict of life and death comes to a head!!
7. The Immortal Hulk #45
READY OR NOT
The Hulk is at his lowest point. His strength is gone. His friends cannot reach him. Gamma itself has turned against him. What hope is there now? What hope is left...for THE WEAKEST THERE IS?
8. Fire Power #10
The tragic life of Owen Johnson becomes...more tragic?
9. Green Lantern #1
THE SOURCE OF PEACE
As this new Green Lantern series begins, the newly formed United Planets and the Guardians of the Universe hold an intergalactic summit to decide who can best serve and protect the cosmos from danger. With the majority of Green Lanterns called back to Oa, John Stewart arrives alongside Teen Lantern Keli Quintela, whose powerful gauntlet could be one of the most powerful and unstable weapons in the universe. With the entire landscape of the universe in flux, is this the end of the Green Lantern Corps...or a new beginning?
10. The Silver Coin #1
Eisner-winning artist MICHAEL WALSH (Star Wars, Black Hammer/Justice League) teams with an all-star lineup of collaborators-CHIP ZDARSKY (STILLWATER), KELLY THOMPSON (Sabrina the Teenage Witch), ED BRISSON (Old Man Logan), and JEFF LEMIRE (GIDEON FALLS)-on a new horror anthology miniseries for mature readers. Each issue will tell a tale of terror in a shared supernatural world. The story starts in 1978 with a failing rock band whose fortune suddenly changes when they find the mysterious Silver Coin. Little do they know that fame comes with a cost, and a curse is always hungry
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