This Week in Comics – June 23

Our friends over at Dragon’s Lair Austin share this week’s employee picks for comics and more!

Looking for a new series to read? Check out these FLGS recommended titles…


Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man (2017-) #1

 SPIDER-MAN RETURNS TO THE FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD! The webslinging, wallcrawling wonder returns to New York City in the all-new PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN. A companion series to the best-selling Amazing Spider-Man series, Peter Parker is going back-to-basics for big heroics in the Big Apple. Featuring adversaries old and new, be there as Spider-Man returns to his friendly neighborhood for his never ending battle against crime and the dreaded “Parker Luck”.


Weapons of Mutant Destruction (2017-) #1

Their goal is a simple one…ERADICATE ALL MUTANTS! And they’re starting their hunt with the most dangerous group of mutants on planet Earth — Old Man Logan, Sabretooth, Domino, Lady Deathstrike, Warpath and…the Hulk?! But with an army of genetic cyborgs at their disposal, this may just be the beginning…

Shirtless Bear-Fighter! #1

After being betrayed by the bears that raised him, the legendary Shirtless Bear-Fighter wanders the forest he’s sworn to protect, fistfighting bears, eating flapjacks, and being the angriest man the world has ever known! When wild-eyed, super-strong bears attack the citizens of Major City, Shirtless ventures into the human world to do what he does best…PUNCH THOSE BEARS IN THE FACE! But all is not as it seems. Someone is manipulating Shirtless…and only by confronting the demons of his past can Shirtless hope to save his future! A heart-filled, hilarious, tall tale for the ages… you don’t want to miss SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER!

Bloodbourne Art Book

In the terrifying video game Bloodborne, deranged mobs and nightmarish creatures lurk around every corner of a horror-filled gothic city. Bloodborne: Official Artworks collects the hair-raising artwork behind this modern action role-playing classic. Included are character concepts, creature designs, location illustrations, weapons, items, and more!

Also discussed this week: One Night Ultimate Alien, D&D Icons of the Realms Epic MinisWarhammer 40K 8th EditionMagic the Gathering Archenemy Nicol Bolas


All of this week’s recommendations are available now – go pick them up at your FLGS!

  • Olzberry

    Yeah Spectacular Spider-Mans great if you want to read a comic about every character other than Spider-Man D-:

  • euansmith

    Shirtless Bear-Fighter sounds promising.

    • Tshiva keln

      How can you say that and keep a straight face on your profile picture?