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Friday, December 14, 2012
Big Planet Comics Orbit Newsletter - 14 December 2012
December 14, 2012
Best of 2012 Countdown & 53 covers
Our Best of 2012 lists are coming together, we've gotten some great suggestions for best Graphic Novel. Now it's time for Best New Series! Leave us a note on facebook or shoot us an email if you are amazed we forgot your favorite!
Also, the upcoming Justice League of America series will start in February with the team raising the American flag in the pose of the Marines and Corpsman on Iwo Jima. But they are also doing 52 variant covers, one for each state, DC and Puerto Rico! We can order any of these, but we have to know which ones you're interested in. If you definitely want a particular flag variant, leave a note on our facebook post about it, or email us back!
Well, they aren't kidding! Many of Marvel's teen heroes are thrown into a new Murderworld by Arcade and forced to fight to the death, Hunger Games style! Only one can survive, and one sure dies in this first issue! Whew!
Sherlock Holmes: The Liverpool Demon #1
by Leah Moore, John Reppion and Matt Triano
A new Holmes case by the team behind the great The Trial of Sherlock Holmes! When confronted by the apparently supernatural, will Holmes hold to his science in the face of Spring Heeled Jack?
The Couriers: Complete SC
byBrian Wood, Rob G and Brett Weldele
All four classics by Wood in one book! Mercenary bike messengers in near future New York handle smuggling, black market runs, and the inevitable double cross!
Daredevil 2 SC
by Mark Waid and Paolo Rivera and Emma Rios
The astounding new Daredevil run continues, with some guest art by Rios, and Daredevil finding someone has stolen his father's body! JUST LOOK AT THAT COVER!
Cable & X-Force #1
by Dennis Hopeless and Salvador Larocca
Cable starts putting together a new team, he finally reunites with Hope again, and there are some crazy confrontations with the other X-Men! A starter issue, but off to a good start!
Revival 1 SC
by Tim Seeley and Mike Norton
In rural Wisconsin, the dead begin returning to life. Is it a miracle, a sign of the end of the world, or something more? Rural horror as Officer Dana Cypress investigates and finds a terrible personal secret! Super creepy.
Parker 1: The Hunter SC
byRichard Stark and Darwyn Cooke
Cooke's amazing adaptations of the Parker books finally has the first one in softcover! A tough career criminal is double crossed by his partner and must go up against the mafia to get his revenge. An ultra classic!
byAlex Kot and Morgan Jeske
Ok, this one is weird. A screenwriter clashes with the hip hop star who wants her to write a movie about him fighting Lovecraftian monsters. But there might really BE Lovecraftian cultists. All while an astronaut to Saturn prepares to return to Earth...
Avengers Arena #1 by Dennis Hopeless and Kev Walker Cable and X-Force #1 by Dennis Hopeless and Salvador Larocca Change #1 by Alex Kot and Morgan Jeske Sherlock Holmes: The Liverpool Demon #1 by Leah Moore, John Reppion and Matt Triano Upside Down: A Vampire Tale SC by Jess Smart Smiley
A Plus X #3 Now Adventure Time #11 All New X-Men #4 Now Alliance Of The Curious HC Amazing Spider-Man #698 2nd Ptg America's Got Powers #4 (Of 6) Angel & Faith #17 Archie Best Of Dan Decarlo Vol 1 SC Astonishing X-Men #57 Avengers #2 Now Avengers Arena #2 Now Avengers Mythos SC Batwoman #15 Before The Incal HC Before Watchmen Moloch #2 (Of 2) Best Of Sonic The Hedgehog Vol 1 SC Betty & Veronica #263 Betty & Veronica Double Digest #208 SC Bionic Woman #6 Birds Of Prey #15 Black Beetle Night Shift #0 Blue Beetle #15 BPRD 1948 #3 (Of 5) BPRD Hell On Earth Return Of The Master #5 (Of 5) Bravest Warriors #3 (Of 6) Cable And X-Force #2 Now Captain America #2 Now Captain America And Black Widow #640 Captain Marvel #8 Captain Marvel Vol 1 In Pursuit Of Flight SC Carbon Grey Vol 2 #2 (Of 3) Castle A Calm Before Storm #1 (Of 5) Catwoman #15 Chew Vol 6 Space Cakes SC Classic Popeye #5 Comeback #2 (Of 5) Country Ass Whuppin Tornado Relief Anthology One Shot Cursed Pirate Girl Vol 1 HC Dames In The Atomic Age Vol 1 GN Danza GN Daredevil #21 Dark Horse Presents #19 Dark Shadows #11 DC Universe Presents #15 Django Unchained #1 (Of 5) Empowered Special #3 Hell Bent Or Heaven Sent Fables #124 FF #2 Now FF By Jonathan Hickman Vol 3 SC Freelancers #2 Gambit #7 Green Hornet #32 Green Lantern #15 (Rise) Green Lantern New Guardians #15 (Rise) Happy #3 (Of 4) Harbinger #7 Haunt #28 Hawkeye #6 He Man And The Masters Of The Universe #5 (Of 6) Hellblazer #298 Indestructible Hulk #2 Now Invincible Iron Man Vol 9 Demon SC Iron Or The War After HC Joe Palooka #1 Journey Into Mystery #647 Now Jsa Liberty Files The Whistling Skull #1 (Of 6) Judge Dredd #2 Judge Dredd Complete Brian Bolland HC Judge Dredd Garth Ennis Collection SC Legion Of Super Heroes #15 Locke & Key Omega #2 (Of 7) Macgyver Fugitive Gauntlet #3 (Of 5) Mad Magazine #519 Magic Whistle #12 Mars Attacks #6 Masks #2 Multiple Warheads Alphabet To Infinity #3 (Of 4) Nancy Christmas Vol 2 Complete Dailies 1946-19 GN Nightwing #15 (Dotf) Nowhere Men #2 Number 13 #1 Orchid Vol 2 SC Pantha #5 Paradise Kiss Vertical Inc Ed Vol 2 SC Pogo Comp Syndicated Strips Vol 2 Balderdash HC Princeless Short Stories For Warrior Women #2 (Of 2) Rachel Rising #13 Red Hood And The Outlaws #15 (Dotf) Ripd City Of The Damned #2 (Of 4) Rotten Apple One Shot Saga #8 Scarlet Spider #12.1 Secret Avengers #35 Sharaz De HC Simpsons Comics #197 Sixth Gun #27 Snake Eyes & Storm Shadow #20 Sonic Universe #47 Spacehawk SC Wolverton The Spider #7 Spider-Man Trouble On Horizon SC Star Trek Next Generation Hive #3 Star Trek Tng Doctor Who Assimilation #8 Star Wars Agent Of The Empire Hard Targets #3 (Of 5) Star Wars Dawn Of The Jedi Prisoner Of Bogan #2 (Of 5) Super Dinosaur #16 Supergirl #15 Supreme #67 Sword Of Sorcery #3 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Classics Vol 03 SC Thief Of Thieves #11 Thor God Of Thunder #3 Now Thunderbolts #2 Now Transformers More Than Meets Eye #12 Transfusion #2 (Of 3) Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #18 Ultimate Comics Ultimates #19 Uncanny X-Force #35 Unwritten #44 Vagabond Vizbig Vol 11 SC Vampirella #25 Venom #28 Michael Avon Oeming's The Victories #5 Wasteland #42 Where Is Jake Ellis #2 (Of 5) Witch Doctor Malpractice #2 (Of 6) Witchblade #162 Wolverine And X-Men #22 Wolverine And X-Men By Jason Aaron Vol 4 HC Wolverine Back In Japan SC Wonder Woman #15 X-Factor #249 X-Man Dance With Devil SC X-Men Marvel Masterworks Vol 5 SC X-Men Legacy #3 Now X-Men Legacy Back To School SC X-O Manowar #8 X-Treme X-Men #8 Young Justice #23