Below are some Black Comic Lords picks for the October 2, 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.)
BATMAN FORTRESS #6 (OF 8) CVR B JORGE MOLINA CARD STOCK VAR
(W) GARY WHITTA (A) DARICK ROBERTSON (C) JORGE MOLINA
Having finally located the Fortress of Solitude- Batman and his hastily assembled allies quickly discover that it is as deadly as it is awe-inspiring. With an alien force holding the world hostage while the heroes hunt for Superman- can the Dark Knight find a weapon to repel the invaders? Or will his ragtag team succumb to dysfunction and betrayal before they can save the world?
BLACK PANTHER 11
(W) John Ridley (A) German Peralta
THE BEGINNING OF A NEW ARC – “ALL THIS AND THE WORLD TOO”! When global communications are shut down by an unknown militant force, the Avengers are called to stop them. But armed with powerful vibranium weapons and eerie knowledge on how to take down the Avengers one by one, this new squadron has T’Challa especially worried. And the reveal of who is leading them threatens to shatter everything T’Challa has come to understand and trust!
BLOOD SYNDICATE SEASON ONE #6 (OF 6) CVR A DEXTER SOY
(W) GEOFFREY THORNE (A) CHRISCROSS, JUAN CASTRO
Wise Son and Tech-9 thought they’d left the war back in Sadaqah- but Holocaust has turned Paris Island into a war zone! Icon- Rocket- and Static aren’t coming to save the day; can our unlikely heroes save their neighborhood?
(W) Handfield, Don (A) Owens, Andy (C) Prior, Rob
Heracles and Mina finally find the man they’ve been looking for and get closer to the truth of who murdered Zeus. Persephone reveals to Julian the dark secret of her Mystery Cult- forcing the new Emperor to the Pagan side. But is it too late for the old gods to regain their foothold against the rapidly spreading religion of the One God?
FLAWED #2 (OF 6)
(W) Brown, Chuck (A) Prenzy, (C) Prenzy,
After torturing and publicly displaying the monstrous and seemingly immortal serial killer known only as the Skinwalker- Gem finds herself a target of Setham’s nefarious elite. Among them is the twisted Mr. Higgs- who doesn’t appreciate Gem jeopardizing the youth and riches the Skinwalker’s immortal blood provides him. Now- Gem faces overwhelming odds in a conflict that will force her to question her unconventional methods-and confront the looming traumas of her past.
STAR WARS: THE MANDALORIAN 5
(W) Rodney Barnes (A) Georges Jeanty (CA) Stephanie Hans
“THE GUNSLINGER”! On a familiar desert planet, the Mandalorian helps a rookie bounty hunter who is in over his head.
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #101 CVR G BG VAR PENDERGAST (C
(W) Flores, Melissa (A) Di Gianfelice, Simona (C) Pendergast, Dani
The CHARGE TO 100 brought everything together in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers #100- now discover the bold new future for the bestselling franchise! Writer Melissa Flores (Power Rangers- The Dead Lucky) and artist Simona Di Gianfelice (All-New Firefly) reunite all of your favorite Rangers- recharged and ready for a bold new direction for your favorite Teenagers With Attitude that begins right here!
MINOR THREATS #3 (OF 4) CVR A HEPBURN
(W) Oswalt, Patton (A) Hepburn, Scott (C) Hepburn, Scott
DARK HORSE COMICS
Our group of d-list costumed villains set out across the city to hunt down the lethal- criminal-mastermind the Stickman- and collect the lucrative bounty on his head. Hoping to find him at an upscale nightclub for super villains they instead encounter something more terrifying-the unhinged vigilante hero- The Insomniac- out for revenge. ‘I was hooked from the first page! Minor Threats is delicious- villainous dark pop that churns up the world of the marginalized and serves up a decadent and dangerous feast- all presented in glorious bombastic visual eye-fuckery that has re-ignited my love of comics. At last- something cool in a world where nothing is cool.’- Taika Waititi
SECRET INVASION #1 (OF 5)
(W) North, Ryan (A) Mobili, Francesco (C) Lolli, Matteo
THE SKRULLS ARE BACK… • …in a giant-sized issue kicking off an all-new five-part miniseries! • When Maria Hill detects the merest HINT of Skrulls- she acts quickly to put her defensive plans into action. And when Nick Fury is sent to investigate a Skrull sighting in Iowa- he finds the LAST thing he was expecting! • Our pale blue dot is in their sights- and this time- Earth’s old defenses won’t work… • Find out who you REALLY trust: The invasion begins NOW.