Below are some Black Comic Lords picks for the June 24, 2022 Final Order Cutoff (FOC)*
(Note: The best way to ensure that you get the new comic book issues you want is to make a pre-order with your local comic shop (LCS) before the Final Order Cutoff (FOC) date. Placing Pre-Orders for comics are extremely important!!! Pre-ordering your comics inform publishers about what books people are interested in and helps them to determine what books and comic book characters to continue to produce in the future. In short, your pre-FOC order is your vote.)
AQUAMAN ANDROMEDA #2 (OF 3) CVR A CHRISTIAN WARD (MR)
When an underwater explosion rocks the crew of the Andromeda, Aquaman comes to their rescue, but the damage has already been done. The explosion has damaged the ship’s core and unleashed a sickness that will threaten everyone on board. But as tensions flare, Black Manta makes his move—it’s information he’s after, but what do ancient aliens have to do with Atlantis?
A Dark Crisis tie-in issue! After hearing about Arthur’s death, Mera and the others must each find a way to come to terms with their loss and move forward. In his time of grief, Jackson finds comfort from the last person he ever expected…his father!
Creators: Chuck Brown, Brandon Thomas, Sami Basri, Travis Moore
I am not a hero, I’m a god. Who is Black Adam? His power and his very life draining from him, Theo Teth-Adam is confronted by a specter from his past haunting him with the treachery he employed to gain his powers and forcing him to confront an inescapable truth: there is no redemption for Black Adam.
Creators: Christopher Priest, Rafa Sandoval, Irvin Rodriguez
The only way to survive an impossible break out is to plan for the impossible. But when Liam and his crew watch their plans fall apart, their presence is revealed and deadly robots are coming for them, they face a final choice: either save Liam’s brother and the ones they came for . . . or risk it all to save every captured young person and, just maybe, the whole planet. Don’t give up yet-the thrilling finale of Break Out is here!
Creators: (W) Zack Kaplan (A) Wilton Santos (CA) Adam Gorham
ON TRIAL IN LATVERIA! Sam Wilson’s hunt for the source of a vibranium smuggling ring lands him in hot water with the one and only DOCTOR DOOM! Can Captain America escape Latveria with his life? And what dangerous secret has the Falcon, Joaquín Torres, stumbled across in his own hometown?
Creators: (W) Tochi Onyebuchi (A) R.B. Silva; Ze Carlos (CA) R.B. Silva
Enter the Immutables, who make Dr. Kelly Vu and Dr. David Kim’s super-heroic body-sharing problems feel downright frivolous when they make their position clear—mere humans are not meant to live forever, and these godlike beings will put an end to anyone who tries!
Creators: Greg Pak, Khoi Pham, Scott Hanna, Dike Ruan
Spinning out of the pages of The Resistance, The Joneses focuses on a suburban family with a big secret: In the global pandemic known as the ‘Great Death,’ mother, father, sister and brother were all transformed into something superhuman. While the world embraces fascism born of fear, the Joneses realize they face grave consequences if they are exposed as ‘Reborns.’ Do they keep a low profile and hide in plain sightůor use their powers for good and risk exposure?
Creators: (W) Michael Moreci (A) Alessandro Vitti, Ive Svorcina (CA) John Gallagher
Release Date: 7-20-22
JUSTICE LEAGUE VS THE LEGION OF SUPER-HEROES #4 (OF 6)
The Justice League is trapped in the 31st century with the Legion of Super-Heroes, while the looming terror of the Great Darkness hovers over both time period simultaneously. Even as the great heroes of the 21st century get to experience the fantastic far-flung future, the mysteries behind the Gold Lantern and the Great Darkness threaten all of existence. What is the secret behind the Great Darkness? And will the greatest heroes of two ages be able to stop it before it’s too late?
Creators: Brian Michael Bendis, Scott Godlewski, Scott Godlewski
Can you count to three? We can too! This Summer, MUTINY MAGAZINE is back, stronger than a blockbuster. Packed with its in-depth interviews, features and up to 50 pages of original creator owned comic stories from independent creators! Highlights include the return of the NO FUTURE series (by Eder Messias & Fabrice Sapolsky), a long conversation with comic book heavyweight JASON AARON AVENGERS, CONAN, SOUTHERN BASTARDS), a bold new creator owned story from DJIBRIL MORISSETTE PHAN called ‘The Eternal Winter’, a never seen before tale of Eisner nominated and Glyph Awards winning series WATSON & HOLMES, a legendary French hero published in the US for the first time EVER and so much more! MUTINY MAGAZINE is the only publication finally bringing all comics under one roof, indie and mainstream, all genres, creators from all over the world with an inclusive mindset. This issue comes with FIVE exclusive covers from Marcus Williams (TUSKAGEE HEIRS), Djibril Morissette Phan (ALL-NEW WOLVERINE, GLITTERBOMB, WINTER GUARD), Tomm Cocker (BLACK MONDAY MURDERS), Stephanie ‘Lucky Star’ Lavaud (MONEY SHOT) and a mystery superhero cover by Paul Renaud (AVENGERS, X-MEN).
Tainted by the SPARK ETERNAL, DOCTOR CHELLI APHRA is not herself! Trapped in her own mind, Aphra’s only hope for escape lies in her own memories… …but will she find a way out before the Spark consumes her completely?
Creators: (W) Alyssa Wong (A) Minkyu Jung (CA) W. Scott Forbes