New in Comics: Guardians of the Galaxy Prequel, The Rocketeer, and More

By | February 26, 2013

A few choice selections from the comics due out February 27th:

Guardians Of Galaxy #0.1
Marvel

Description: Move over Avengers the Guardians got this. Star-Lord. Gamora. Drax. Rocket Raccoon. Groot. and the Invincible Iron Man?!

The Marvel Universe just got bigger as the legendary cosmic epic returns in the hands of superstar creators Brian Michael Bendis (Avengers, All-New X-Men) and Steve McNiven (Civil War; Old Man Logan). In this special prelude issue meet the man behind the Guardians: Star-Lord and discover how this child of Earth became the leader of the rag-taggiest of teams in all the Galaxy.

All setting the stage for next month’s historic Guardians of the Galaxy #1. This is the start of something big, Marvel fans.

By: Brian Michael Bendis, Steve McNiven


Rocketeer Hollywood Horror #1
IDW Publishing

Description: You wanted more Rocketeer… and you’ve got it! Missing scientists! Plucky girl reporters! Betty and Cliff on the rocks! The mysterious Church of Cosmicism! And who is the sinister Otto Rune? Pulp thrills the way you like them as the Rocketeer comes up against a brand-new adversary in… ‘The Hollywood Horror!’

By: Roger Langridge, Jason Bone, Walter Simonson

Last Zombie The End #1 (of 5)
Antarctic Press

Description: The explosive final chapter begins!

In the aftermath of Before the After’s shocking cliffhanger, the team are imprisoned by a brutal despot, the last surviving member of pre-apocalypse Chicago’s notorious political machine. Warner faces torture, Planters is on the run, and time is running out for everyone_especially Ian, who is succumbing to the zombie virus raging through his veins. 26 pages of undeath-defying thrills!

By: Brian Keene, David Hutchinson

Uncanny Skullkickers #1
Image Comics

Description: The UNCANNY SKULLKICKERS: Two hard-headed mercenaries kill monsters and cause havoc in their search for money, fame and adventure!

A bold new direction! A perfect jumping-on point! A newly added adjective! Our nineteeth issue, but also a new issue #1! It’s all here, people! Don’t make us use more exclamation marks!!

By: Jim Zub, Edwin Huang

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