may 2018


The Man of Steel #1 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Top and Bottom 5 Comics of May 30th, 2018: The Week that Asked for Too Much Money

May 30th had a lot of major releases between Amazing Spider-Man #800, the beginning of Batman's "The Wedding" arc, Kong of Skull Island's 2018 Special, and three Annuals between the Big Two. Some were great. Others tripped over themselves. Check out the best and the worst below.   Top 1. Man of Steel #1 Brian Michael Bendis' short entry at the […]

Pinky and Pepper Forever and Unfinished 3 Poems: Silver Sprocket May 2018 Solicits

Silver Sprocket's output of interesting graphic novels continues with Pinky & Pepper Forever, by Ivy Atoms, and Unfinished: 3 Poems, by Tom Neely. All of this comes out in May. Details below. MAR181903 PINKY & PEPPER FOREVER GN (W/A/CA) Ivy Atoms After Pinky's lethal performance art piece, her devoted girlfriend Pepper follows her into death, only to find that in Hell, Pinky […]

Suicide Forest Ends and Titan Begins: Amigo Comics May 2018 Solicits

Desiree Bressand and Ruben Gil's Call of the Suicide Forest reaches its conclusion, and Colleen, Andre Stahlschmidt, and Wesllei Manoel's Titan begins. This is all courtesy of Amigo Comics' solicits for May of 2018. Details below.   MAR181118 CALL OF THE SUICIDE FOREST #5 (OF 5) (MR) (W) Desiree Bressend (A) Ruben Gil (CA) Toni Fejzula In this final issue: Getting into the woods […]


Caliber May 2018 Solicits

El Cid, Sherlock Holmes, Saint Germaine, and More: Caliber May 2018 Solicits

Check out their May 2018 solicits below.EL CID THE CONQUEROR GN MAR181372 (W) Gary Reed (A/CA) Wayne Reid El Cid: The Conqueror tells the story of the later life of one of history’s greatest warriors, El Cid As Spain was undergoing ceaseless warfare from the Islamic invasion sweeping into the Christian land, small kingdoms were carved out of[...]


Chapterhouse May 2018 Solicits

What a Pitiful Human Lizard He Is: Chapterhouse May 2018 Solicits

All of this comes from Chapterhouse's May 2018 solicits.CAPTAIN CANUCK YEAR ONE #3 VIRGIN ART MAR181380 (W) Jay Baruchel (A) Creees Hyunsung Lee, Creees Hyunsung Lee (CA) Vaneda Vireak The lost tale of how Tom Evans became the hero known as Captain Canuck continues! Assigned to support the notorious mercenary group Parsifal, Tom Evans used his powers to covertly[...]


Alterna Comics May 2018 Solicits

Doppelganger and Go West Reach their Finales: Alterna Comics May 2018 Solicits

Amazing Age, by Matthew D. Smith, Jeremy Massie, and Christine Brunson, receives a collected release, and Doppelganger, Jordan Hart and Emmanuel Xerx Javier, and Go West, Garrett Gunn and Saint Yak, reach their finales. MAR181082 AMAZING AGE TP (W) Matthew D Smith (A) Jeremy Massie, Christine Brunson (CA) Jeremy Massie Stuck in a world of super-powered heroes and villains, three friends will have to figure out how to save […]

The Aristocats Tokyopop May 2018 Solicits

The Aristocats Gets a Manga Adaptation: Tokyopop May 2018 Solicits

Nightmare Before Christmas: Zero's Journey finally comes out, and The Aristocats receives a manga adaptation, all of this comes from Tokyopop this May. Details below. MAR181959 NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHIRSTMAS ZEROS JOURNEY #1 (W) Dj Milky (A/CA) Kei Ishiyama When Jack Skellington's faithful pet Zero gets lost, the ghost pup must get the help of the residents of Christmas […]

Vault Comics May 2018 Solicits

Vagrant Queen by Magdelene Visaggio: Vault Comics May 2018 Solicits

All of this and more can be found in their May 2018 solicits Details below.MAR182062 DEEP ROOTS #2 (W) Dan Watters (A) Val Rodrigues (CA) Dani Strips As two worlds bleed each other for survival, infection spreads in the city, threatening to turn the bones of London to dust Meanwhile, the Otherworld's rusting protector must face a horror[...]

First Second May 2018 Solicits

Animus, Chasma Knights, and This One Summer: First Second May 2018 Solicits

New graphic novels Animus, by Antoine Revoy, Chasma Knights, by Kate Reed Petty and Boya Sun, and This One Summer, by Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, are getting releases through First Second this May. Details below. MAR181662 ANIMUS GN VOL 01 (W/A/CA) Antoine Revoy Two children confront the sinister forces residing in a haunted playground in this horror-manga-inflected graphic novel from artist Antoine Revoy. The residents of a quiet Japanese neighborhood […]

American Mythology May 2018 Solicits

55 Years of the Pink Panther: American Mythology May 2018 Solicits

All of this comes from American Mythology's May 2018 solicits More details below.[gallery size="large" ids="800803,800804,800805"]MAR181092 PINK PANTHER 55TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL #1 MAIN CUESTA CVR (W) Todd Livingston, Anne Toole (A) Bill Glavan (CA) Jazz dela Cuesta The first Pink Panther movie debuted in 1963, an amazing 55 years ago, and introduced the world to the coolest animated cat[...]

fantagraphics solicits may 2018

Ellen Forney's Follow-Up and Disney Monsters: Fantagraphics May 2018 Solicits

Ellen Forney's follow-up to Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me, called Rock Steady is finally coming out. Plus, Romano Scarpa's Mickey Mouse work is being collected with Disney Masters Vol. 1. This, the next collaboration between Lorenzo Mattotti and Jerry Kramski in Garlandia, and more is being released by Fantagraphics this May. Details below. MAR181635 DISNEY MASTERS HC VOL 01 SCARPA MICKEY MOUSE DELTA DIMENSION (W/A/CA) Romano Scarpa When […]

Jasmine Crown of Kings Begins: Zenescope May 2018 Solicits

These can be found in the publisher's May 2018 solicits Details below.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="800705,800706,800707,800708"]MAR182108 JASMINE CROWN OF KINGS #1 (OF 5) (W) Howard Mackie (CA) Igor Vitorino New Series Starts Here! When a fiery explosion erupts in the ancient city of Petra, Jasmine races against the terrorist group THE FORTY THIEVES to prevent the shattered pieces of the[...]


Find Yourself in the Ruin of Thieves: Action Lab Danger Zone May 2018 Solicits

More details below, courtesy of Action Labs' Danger Zone May 2018 solicits.BABY BADASS TP VOL 01 MAR181029 (W) D.E Schrader (A) Tim Larsen (CA) Chuck Pires The future ain’t pretty It’s 2043, and the United States Under God is a dry, violent place filled with aggressive degenerates “Born” into this world is Baby Badass, a failed military experiment[...]

Bug Out With Lady Bug and Cat Noir's Season One Finale: Action Lab May 2018 Solicits

Action Lab's May 2018 solicits bring these to you Details below.ACTIONVERSE ONGOING #8 MAR181021 (W) Ray Anthony Heights, Vito Delsante (A/CA) Eric Van Elslande “Stronger,” Part 2! As Gavin reels from Lionsblood’s last act, the Cutter Brothers begin their hunt for the strongest that Apollo Bay has to offer And their next recruit is… Midnight Tiger?! In Shops: May[...]

Battlships War in Uber, and Crossed Continues Moore's Saga: Avatar Press May 2018 Solicits

Crossed Plus 100 Mimic #3 by Christos N. Gage, Patrick Shand, Emiliano Urdinola, Raulo Caceres, and Gabriel Andrade and Uber Invasion by Kieron Gillen and Daniel Gete are coming out this May courtesy of Avatar Press, our parent company. More details below. MAR181204 CROSSED PLUS 100 MIMIC #3 (MR) (W) Christos N. Gage, Patrick Shand (A) Emiliano Urdinola, Raulo Caceres (CA) Gabriel Andrade Two epic tales […]

Black AF #2, Dismantlers, and We Are in Danger: Black Mask Comics May 2018 Solicits

These come to you through Black Mask Comics' May 2018 solicits Details below.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="800438,800437"]MAR181230 DISMANTLERS #1 CVR A WOODS (MR) (W) Aria Baci (A/CA) Ashley A Woods In a galaxy where terraforming is the most common form of real estate development, a highly skilled team of "dismantlers" travels to failed sites and salvages what's left of[...]