Darn right we are talkin’ Heck-Boy and his adventures in the H-E-Double-Hockey-Sticks this week, so if discussions of digital comics, Lois Lane #10, Joker/Harley: Criminal Sanity #4, Rogue Planet #1, or The Doctors Are Out are too much for your young-uns, you better cover their ears now!

NEWS

Marvel announces digital-first titles ahead of print comics return – Major Spoilers – Comic Book News

Marvel has announced it is jumping on the digital-first schedule by releasing a number of comics before the print editions. Between now and May 27th, Marvel will release new issues of Ant-Man, Ghost-Spider, Hawkeye: Freefall and more via a digital-first initiative. Unlike other initiatives, Marvel is not planning on releasing the books in print until much later this year.

REVIEWS

STEPHEN
LOIS LANE #10 (Buy Here)
Writer: Greg Rucka
Artist: Mike Perkins
Publisher: DC Comics
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: May 13, 2020
Armed with new information about the assassin stalking her, Lois goes on the offensive, while Renee struggles with wielding what may be the most powerful weapon of them all: the truth.

Rating: ★★★★½

MATTHEW
JOKER/HARLEY: CRIMINAL SANITY #4 (Buy Here)
Writer: Kami Garcia
Artist:Jason Gadower, Mico Suayan
Publisher:DC Comics Black Label
Cover Price: $5.99
Release Date: May 6, 2020

When murder is your art, it’s not enough to leave behind a body-the only true satisfaction lies in creating a display worthy of your genius. But elaborate crime scenes also lend themselves to analysis. While the GCPD might not find all the clues, forensic psychiatrist and profiler Harley Quinn is getting closer to the truth…and the killer

Rating: ★★☆☆☆

RODRIGO
Rogue Planet #1 (Buy Here)
Writer: Cullen Bunn
Artist: Andy MacDonald
Publisher: Oni Press Inc.
Cover Price: $3.99
Release Date: May 27, 2020
Salvage vessel Cortes tracks the Lonely Orphan, a planet with no star system to call its own. Somewhere on this hostile rock is a payload fit for a king. To attain it, though, the crew of the Cortes must brave razor rock, poisonous vapors, treacherous footing, and… the most mind-numbing horrors imaginable. Something nightmarish is at work on Lonely Orphan. Something cruel. Something hungry.

Rating: ★★★★☆

ASHLEY
THE DOCTORS ARE OUT (Read Here)
Writer/Artist: Blau
Publisher: Webtoons
Latest Release: May 10, 2020
The beloved Dr. Matias Guevara tends to his patients in his little neighborhood health clinic, unaware that Dr. Fernando Guevera opened his new veterinary clinic right next door! With their patients confused and their tolerance running thin, the two grown men constantly bicker and compete! Will their similar names and professions cause their rivalry to go untreated, or will they heal each others broken hearts?!

The Doctors are Out

The beloved Dr. Matias Guevara tends to his patients in his little neighborhood health clinic, unaware that Dr. Fernando Guevera opened his new veterinary clinic right next door! With their patients confused and their tolerance running thin, the two grown men constantly bicker and compete!


Rating: ★★★½☆

DISCUSSION

Hellboy in Hell Volume 1: The Descent
Writer/Artist: Mike Mignola
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Cover Price: $17.99
Hellboy creator and comics superstar Mike Mignola returns to draw Hellboy’s ongoing story for the first time since Hellboy: The Conqueror Worm. It’s a story only Mignola could tell, as more of Hellboy’s secrets are at last revealed, in the most bizarre depiction of Hell you’ve ever seen! Comic Book Resources said, “Hellboy in Hell shows a master returning to his craft and exceeding reader expectations. This is a horror comic that reminds just how good both the genre and the medium can be.”
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