Tuesday, January 4, 2011

SWAGAPALOOZA! Comics Of The Week

It's a new year and new comics to buy, here's what you will find this week!

Batman Beyond #1

Written By Adam Beechen
Art By Ryan Benjamin & John Stanisci
Yep, you read that right - the future of the DC Universe continues, as Batman Beyond becomes an ongoing series! Terry McGinnis and Bruce Wayne are stronger than ever after the battle with "Hush" brought their alliance close to the breaking point. But now a super-powered criminal has gotten in way over his head — and the whole Justice League has come to Neo-Gotham to hunt him down! To top it all off, the crook's taken hostages... including Terry's mom! It's the start of a story that will change Terry's life — and the Beyond universe — forever. 

Transformers Prime #1

This is the prequel to the new hit TV Show! Based on the all-new animated series! Join Cliffjumper and Arcee as they battle their way through Decepticon forces in a desperate adventure to learn the secrets of Space Bridge Technology! Starscream, the Decepticon enforcer stands in their way, not just from the mission, but to rejoin Optimus Prime and his Autobots as well! 


Written By James Robinson
Art By Brett Booth

In this tie-in to the "JLA Omega" storyline, the new blue and gold team of Congorilla and Mikaal Tomas work to unlock the secrets behind the toxic Omega Man's dark energy, which encases Washington D.C. To do this they must embark on a quest to find the Fountain of Youth, encountering diverse heroes from the DCU along the way including Animal Man, Sirocco and a certain wonder dog named Rex. And all the while, Mikaal and Congorilla must outrun and outwit a cadre of terrorist assassins from Gorilla City. This is a breakneck chase through the DCU, but with a serious end-goal – saving the lives of their fellow members of the JLA!

Ultimate Comics: Captain America #1

Written By Jason Aaron
Art By Ron Garney

Captain America meets his ultimate nemesis-the Captain America of the Vietnam War! As new enemies face off, old secrets from the super soldier project are revealed. From the superstar Wolverine: Weapon X creative team of Jason Aaron and Ron Garney, get ready for a hard hitting story of one man's quest to serve his country...and the sacrifices he must make.

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