Comic Book Haul [#61]


Hey guys!

Welcome back to another Comic Book Haul! Today I want to show you what I got this week in comics. I have always been a lover/reader/collector of all sorts of comic books and I can’t wait to show you which ones I got this week.

Harley Quinn #5A & 5B

Writer: Amanda Conner, Jimmy Palmiotti
Artist: John Timms
Publisher: DC Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $2.99

“EAT TO THIS BEAT” part one! There’s been a string of brutal robberies and slayings up and down the East Coast, and the assailants are…knights on horseback?! Harley’s got a lead on the men behind the iron masks, but to find them she’s going to have to go undercover in the strangest place of all…New York’s punk scene!

Batman #8A & 8B

Event\Storyline: Night Of The Monster Men
Writer: Tom King, Steve Orlando
Artist: Riley Rossmo
Publisher: DC Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $2.99

“NIGHT OF THE MONSTER MEN” part four! The giant monsters might be bad, but Gotham’s heroes encounter a whole new threat level when two of their own start terrorizing the city! Batman must face the horrifying possibility of losing two of his closest allies to Hugo Strange’s vicious attack.

Nightwing #6A & 6B

Event\Storyline: Night Of The Monster Men
Writer: Tim Seeley, Steve Orlando
Artist: Roge Antonia
Publisher: DC Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $2.99

“NIGHT OF THE MONSTER MEN” part five! The hunt for Hugo Strange rages onward as the
Manipulator rises and uses the citizens of Gotham City to shield itself from the Bat-Family. All while the monstrous version of Nightwing looms over Gotham City.

Green Arrow #8A & 8B

Writer: Ben Percy
Artist: Otto Schmidt
Publisher: DC Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $2.99

“ISLAND OF SCARS” part one! Artist Otto Schmidt returns to GREEN ARROW for the story fans have been waiting for! Following the life-changing events of the past few issues, Green Arrow and Black Canary are back where Ollie’s journey began: the shores of a deserted island, where DC’s most turbulent super-couple have no distraction-and no escape-from their powerful feelings for each other.

Aquaman #8A & 8B

Writer: Dan Abnett
Artist: Scot Eaton, Wayne Faucher
Publisher: DC Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $2.99

“UNSTOPPABLE” part one! Arthur’s investigation into the mysterious Atlantean terrorist attacks on the surface is cut short when Black Manta taps his newfound weapons cache and unleashes an unstoppable weapon upon the undersea kingdom: a relentless behemoth from the deep that lays waste to anything in its path.

Paper Girls #10

Paper Girls #10

Writer: Brian K. Vaughan
Artist: Cliff Chang
Publisher: Image Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $2.99

The second arc of the smash-hit ongoing series concludes with the Paper Girls risking everything to escape the 21st Century… but if any survive, where will they end up next?

Deadpool: Back in Black #1A & 1B

Writer: Cullen Bunn
Artist: Salva Espin
Publisher: Marvel Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $3.99

During 1984’s SECRET WARS, Deadpool was introduced to an alien symbiote who went on to become Spider-Man’s black costume and, eventually, Venom. Okay, okay, maybe that really happened in DEADPOOL’S SECRET SECRET WARS. Point is, did you know that after Spider-Man rejected the costume…it went slinking back to Deadpool on the rebound? And they went on adventures together? You didn’t? Well, you will, now, thanks to this series by Cullen Bunn (The DEADPOOL KILLOGY) & Salva Espin (DEADPOOL & THE MERCS FOR MONEY)!

Archie Meets the Ramones #1

Writer: Alex Segura, Matthew Rosenberg
Artist: Gisele Lagace
Publisher: Archie Comics
Release Date: October 5, 2016
Cover Price: $4.99

Hey! Ho! Let’s go! America’s favorite teens cross paths with the original NYC punks in this extra-sized one-shot spectacular that is not to be missed! When the Archies tank at the Riverdale High Battle of the Bands, a magical twist of fate sends them hurtling into the past-and face-to-face with none other than the Ramones! Can the legendary punks get the Archies to realize their own rock ‘n’ roll potential and find their way home? Probably not-but it’ll be a blitzkrieg bop of a journey, as the two bands bounce from 53rd and 3rd to Rockaway Beach in this must-read crossover from the writers of the best-selling Archie Meets KISS and We Can Never Go Home with jaw-droppingly beautiful art from Gisele Lagace (“Occupy Riverdale”)!


There ya have it! My Comic Book Haul for this week. Let me know if you guys read any of these series and let’s spark a conversation!

Until next time,

Sig New



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Jesse Nicholas lives in Toronto, Canada. He is an aspiring writer and one day wishes to have a novel published. Along with writing, Jesse enjoys music, travel, trashy TV, and is an avid reader of anything in the Young Adult and Fantasy/Sci-Fi genres. He is currently posts reviews on the novels he reads on his blog, and spends hours upon hours coming up with ideas for a future stories.

4 thoughts on “Comic Book Haul [#61]

  1. I cannot believe I am about to type these words…
    That Archie record cover is the coolest thing ever!!!!
    Did I really just type that?
    As an elder punk rocker, I have a deep affection for that album.
    Thanks for sharing, Jesse.

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