Men of Wrath #1 (of 5)
-Who ever is reading Southern Bastards knows that Jason Aaron understands the South, violence, and family conflict. And that’s exactly what Men of Wrath is.
-From Marvel’s MAX imprint, this miniseries is written for adult readers and filled with adult content.
-The Rath family of Alabama has been quarreling and fighting with their neighbors and anyone that gets on their bad side for centuries. Now, Ira Rath, a professional hitman, has to perform a job that’ll settle the family’s reputation forever.
-And if you’ve read Southern Bastards #4, you know one other thing about Jason Aaron’s writing: the man knows how to surprise. So, don’t miss out on his next hit series!
Guardians 3000 #1
-Marvel travels to the future and the past simultaneously in this new, ongoing series!
-Meet the original Guardians of the Galaxy, the band of misfits that blazed the trail for Star Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, and the rest.
-Dan Abnett, one of the writers behind the Guardians revival of the early 2000s (which lead to the movie getting made), returns to writer about Vance Astro, Yondu, Martinex, Starhawk, and Charlie-27.
-Thrust into the future, these scoundrels must save the entire universe or watch the destruction of all time and space.
Bucky Barnes Winter Soldier #1
-The ending of Original Sin left Bucky Barnes, the Winter Soldier in a very unique position: the universe’s secret assassin.
-Ales Kot, the Hunter S. Thompson of the comic book industry, has been churning out some truly psychedelic, thought-provoking comic series, like Zero, Secret Avengers, Wild Children, and Change, and now he’s unleashed on the Marvel galaxy.
-Along with Kot, Marco Rudy (Marvel Knights Spider-Man, Swamp Thing), whose variable art style shifts between painted, sketchy, and all sorts of other aesthetics, will bring the author’s crazy ideas to fruition.
-Follow The Winter Soldier has he jumps around the galaxy, solving mysteries and dealing out justice wherever he’s needed.
Gotham Academy #1
-One of the freshest, most original new series to be released at DC Comics since the beginning of the New 52!
-Enter into Gotham City’s notable prep school, funded by Wayne Enterprises. But what hides behind the lockers, classrooms, and cafeterias of this mysterious school? The students are about to find out.
-DC, finally, continues to diversify their writing staff by giving Becky Cloonan (writer on the American Vampire Anthology, X-Men, and Buffy Tales, artist on Batman #12, True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, and Harley Quinn #0) her own ongoing title!
-Karl Kerschl (Teen Titans Year One, Wednesday Comics), whose expressive, cartoony artwork is gorgeous to look at, will be handling interiors on this series, again setting it apart from every other Batman title out there.
BONUS ROUND (Because this Wednesday is HUGE!!!!)
-Captain America #25 immediately becomes a collector’s issue by featuring the first appearance of Falcon as Captain America!
-Jason Aaron’s new female Thor #1 also drops!
-Dropping on the same day as the first episode, the Flash TV show tie-in comic arrives Wednesday!