A few choice selections from the comics due out June 26th (Note that the release dates are tentative on some of these titles):
Description: A new epic begins with the debut of this new, ongoing series! Don’t miss the first fateful meeting of Batman and Superman in The New 52!
By: Greg Pak, Jae Lee
Description: Atomic Robo investigates cryptid sightings near the old Nazi space program, ‘Science City,’ buried deep in the Venezuelan wilderness. Meanwhile, a mysterious package is delivered to Tesladyne – from Hashima Island Quarantine Zone. Is it from Alan? Majestic 12? Or something else entirely? If only the title could shed some light on this mystery!
By: Brian Clevinger, Scott Wegener
Description: In the wake of the climactic conclusion of Godzilla #13 comes a brand new series!
Dozens of new monsters have risen from the depth and are staking out their own territory, regardless of humanity’s political borders! A war of dominance beings. . . will Godzilla end up on top? First he’ll have to beat a new upstart. . . Zilla!
By: Chris Mowry, Matt Frank
Ballistic #1 (of 5)
Black Mask Comics
Description: This madcap sci-fi buddy adventure about a wanna-be bank robber and his best-friend Gun, a drug-addicted, foul-mouthed, living gun, marks Darick Robertson’s return to the hard sci-fi worldbuilding of his classic Transmetropolitan mixed with The Boys’ ultra-violence and the lunacy of Happy.
By: Adam Egypt Mortimer, Darick Robertson
Description: “FAMILY,” Part One
In a dystopian near-future government is a quaint concept, resources are coveted, and posession is 100% of the law. A handful of Families rule, jealously guarding what they have and exploiting the Waste who struggle to survive in their domains. Forever Carlyle defends her family’s holdings through deception and force as their protector, their Lazarus. Shot dead defending the family home, Forever’s day goes downhill from there. . .
By: Greg Rucka, Michael Lark
Star-Lord: Hollow Crown
Description: As a child, Peter Quill spotted a flying saucer — and it ruined his life forever!
Now a withdrawn, embittered adult, Quill strives to become an astronaut — so he can return to space and take revenge!
How does a fateful encounter with the Master of the Sun change his destiny — and transform him into the intergalactic policeman known as Star-Lord?
And can even the newly empowered Star-Lord triumph over a sadistic group of alien slavers?
Collecting material from MARVEL PREVIEW #4, MARVEL PREVIEW #11 and STAR-LORD SPECIAL EDITION.
By: Steve Englehart, Steve Gan, Ed McGuinness