may 2018


The Man of Steel #1 cover by Ivan Reis, Joe Prado, and Alex Sinclair

Top and Bottom 5 Comics of May 30th, 2018: The Week that Asked for Too Much Money

May 30th had a lot of major releases between Amazing Spider-Man #800, the beginning of Batman’s “The Wedding” arc, Kong of Skull Island’s 2018 Special, and three Annuals between the Big Two. Some were great. Others tripped over themselves. Check out the best and the worst below.   Top 1. Man of Steel #1 Brian Michael Bendis’ short entry at the […]

Pinky and Pepper Forever and Unfinished 3 Poems: Silver Sprocket May 2018 Solicits

Silver Sprocket’s output of interesting graphic novels continues with Pinky & Pepper Forever, by Ivy Atoms, and Unfinished: 3 Poems, by Tom Neely. All of this comes out in May. Details below. MAR181903 PINKY & PEPPER FOREVER GN (W/A/CA) Ivy Atoms After Pinky’s lethal performance art piece, her devoted girlfriend Pepper follows her into death, only to find that in Hell, Pinky […]

Suicide Forest Ends and Titan Begins: Amigo Comics May 2018 Solicits

Desiree Bressand and Ruben Gil’s Call of the Suicide Forest reaches its conclusion, and Colleen, Andre Stahlschmidt, and Wesllei Manoel’s Titan begins. This is all courtesy of Amigo Comics’ solicits for May of 2018. Details below.   MAR181118 CALL OF THE SUICIDE FOREST #5 (OF 5) (MR) (W) Desiree Bressend (A) Ruben Gil (CA) Toni Fejzula In this final issue: Getting into the woods […]

Watch Out for Pizzasaurus Rex, Letter 44 Deluxe Edition: Oni Press May 2018 Solicits

Beware the totally radical Pizzasaurus Rex from creator Justin Wagner. Re-enter Letter 44 with a deluxe edition release. Look out for Made Men Vol. 1. All of this and more can be found in the Oni Press May 2018 solicits. Details below. MAR181793 MADE MEN TP VOL 01 GETTING GANG BACK TOGETHER (W) Paul Tobin (A/CA) Arjuna Susini When Jutte Shelley and […]

Caliber May 2018 Solicits

El Cid, Sherlock Holmes, Saint Germaine, and More: Caliber May 2018 Solicits

Graphic novels El Cid the Conqueror, Oz: Clash of the Titans, Saint Germaine: Shadows Fall, It Looks Back, and Sherlock Holmes: Adventures of the Opera Ghost come out thanks to Caliber Entertainment. Check out their May 2018 solicits below. EL CID THE CONQUEROR GN MAR181372 (W) Gary Reed (A/CA) Wayne Reid El Cid: The Conqueror tells the story of the […]


Chapterhouse May 2018 Solicits

What a Pitiful Human Lizard He Is: Chapterhouse May 2018 Solicits

Pitiful Human Lizard Season 4 by Jason Loo launches, and Captain Canuck Year One Vol. 3 and 4 come out. All of this comes from Chapterhouse’s May 2018 solicits. CAPTAIN CANUCK YEAR ONE #3 VIRGIN ART MAR181380 (W) Jay Baruchel (A) Creees Hyunsung Lee, Creees Hyunsung Lee (CA) Vaneda Vireak The lost tale of how Tom Evans became the hero known as Captain […]

Red Giant Entertainment May

Markiplier Comes to an End and Neal Adams’s Villain Rolls on: Red Giant Entertainment May 2018 Solicits

Benny Powell, Tina Francesco, and Markiplier’s Red Giant series comes to an end. Neal Adams, William Applegate, and Mikael Bergkvist‘s Villain reaches its fourth issue with the finale coming up next. All of this comes from Red Giant’s May 2018 solicits. More details below. MAR181853 DUEL IDENTITY #3 (W) Elaine Lee (A/CA) Jonathan Lam Artemis falls deeper into the charade she must play in […]

Alterna Comics May 2018 Solicits

Doppelganger and Go West Reach their Finales: Alterna Comics May 2018 Solicits

Amazing Age, by Matthew D. Smith, Jeremy Massie, and Christine Brunson, receives a collected release, and Doppelganger, Jordan Hart and Emmanuel Xerx Javier, and Go West, Garrett Gunn and Saint Yak, reach their finales. MAR181082 AMAZING AGE TP (W) Matthew D Smith (A) Jeremy Massie, Christine Brunson (CA) Jeremy Massie Stuck in a world of super-powered heroes and villains, three friends will have to figure out how to save […]

The Aristocats Tokyopop May 2018 Solicits

The Aristocats Gets a Manga Adaptation: Tokyopop May 2018 Solicits

Nightmare Before Christmas: Zero’s Journey finally comes out, and The Aristocats receives a manga adaptation, all of this comes from Tokyopop this May. Details below. MAR181959 NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHIRSTMAS ZEROS JOURNEY #1 (W) Dj Milky (A/CA) Kei Ishiyama When Jack Skellington’s faithful pet Zero gets lost, the ghost pup must get the help of the residents of Christmas […]

Vault Comics May 2018 Solicits

Vagrant Queen by Magdelene Visaggio: Vault Comics May 2018 Solicits

Magdalene Visaggio, alongside artist Jason Smith, starts off the series Vagrant Queen through publisher Vault Comics. Plus Songs of the Dead, from Andrea Fort, Michael Christopher Heron, and Sam Beck, reaches its conclusion. All of this and more can be found in their May 2018 solicits. Details below. MAR182062 DEEP ROOTS #2 (W) Dan Watters (A) Val Rodrigues (CA) Dani Strips As two worlds bleed […]

First Second May 2018 Solicits

Animus, Chasma Knights, and This One Summer: First Second May 2018 Solicits

New graphic novels Animus, by Antoine Revoy, Chasma Knights, by Kate Reed Petty and Boya Sun, and This One Summer, by Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, are getting releases through First Second this May. Details below. MAR181662 ANIMUS GN VOL 01 (W/A/CA) Antoine Revoy Two children confront the sinister forces residing in a haunted playground in this horror-manga-inflected graphic novel from artist Antoine Revoy. The residents of a quiet Japanese neighborhood […]

American Mythology May 2018 Solicits

55 Years of the Pink Panther: American Mythology May 2018 Solicits

Pink Panther celebrates his 55th anniversary, Mike Wolfer‘s Gallery of Monsters returns, and Stargate Atlantis receives a reader’s and covers set. All of this comes from American Mythology’s May 2018 solicits. More details below. MAR181092 PINK PANTHER 55TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL #1 MAIN CUESTA CVR (W) Todd Livingston, Anne Toole (A) Bill Glavan (CA) Jazz dela Cuesta The first Pink Panther […]

fantagraphics solicits may 2018

Ellen Forney’s Follow-Up and Disney Monsters: Fantagraphics May 2018 Solicits

Ellen Forney‘s follow-up to Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me, called Rock Steady is finally coming out. Plus, Romano Scarpa‘s Mickey Mouse work is being collected with Disney Masters Vol. 1. This, the next collaboration between Lorenzo Mattotti and Jerry Kramski in Garlandia, and more is being released by Fantagraphics this May. Details below. MAR181635 DISNEY MASTERS HC VOL 01 SCARPA MICKEY MOUSE DELTA DIMENSION (W/A/CA) Romano Scarpa When […]

Jasmine Crown of Kings Begins: Zenescope May 2018 Solicits

Jasmine: Crown of Kings by creators Howard Mackie and Igor Vitorino begins this May. Plus, Zenescope’s Van Helsing Versus volumes are getting re-released. These can be found in the publisher’s May 2018 solicits. Details below. MAR182108 JASMINE CROWN OF KINGS #1 (OF 5) (W) Howard Mackie (CA) Igor Vitorino New Series Starts Here! When a fiery explosion erupts in the ancient city of […]

Enchanted Chest, Oothar the Blue, and Wormwood Saga Collections: Lion Forge May 2018 Solicits

Enchanted Chest and Oothar the Blue are released in hardcover releases, and Wormwood Saga Vol. 1 gets a release. Plus, the Catalyst Prime family of titles continue their superhero packed-action. All this comes courtesy of Lion Forge’s May 2018 solicits. More details below. CATALYST PRIME ACCELL #10 MAR181763 (W) Joe Casey (A) Damion Scott, Robert Campanella, Sigmund Torre (CA) ChrisCross, Paul Mounts […]

Find Yourself in the Ruin of Thieves: Action Lab Danger Zone May 2018 Solicits

Ruin of Thieves Brigands by Ram V. and Sumit Kumar begins this May. Baby Badass, Black Betty, Gingerdead Man Meets Evil Bong, and Subspecies receive their first collected editions. More details below, courtesy of Action Labs’ Danger Zone May 2018 solicits. BABY BADASS TP VOL 01 MAR181029 (W) D.E. Schrader (A) Tim Larsen (CA) Chuck Pires The future ain’t pretty. It’s 2043, and the […]

Bug Out With Lady Bug and Cat Noir’s Season One Finale: Action Lab May 2018 Solicits

Actionverse and Athena Voltaire ramp up. Lady Bug and Cat Noir’s season one comes to an end with “Bug Out.” Jupiter Jet Vol. 1 gets a trade release. Action Lab’s May 2018 solicits bring these to you. Details below. ACTIONVERSE ONGOING #8 MAR181021 (W) Ray Anthony Heights, Vito Delsante (A/CA) Eric Van Elslande “Stronger,” Part 2! As Gavin reels from Lionsblood’s last […]

Battlships War in Uber, and Crossed Continues Moore’s Saga: Avatar Press May 2018 Solicits

Crossed Plus 100 Mimic #3 by Christos N. Gage, Patrick Shand, Emiliano Urdinola, Raulo Caceres, and Gabriel Andrade and Uber Invasion by Kieron Gillen and Daniel Gete are coming out this May courtesy of Avatar Press, our parent company. More details below. MAR181204 CROSSED PLUS 100 MIMIC #3 (MR) (W) Christos N. Gage, Patrick Shand (A) Emiliano Urdinola, Raulo Caceres (CA) Gabriel Andrade Two epic tales […]

Black AF #2, Dismantlers, and We Are in Danger: Black Mask Comics May 2018 Solicits

Kwanza Osajyefo and Tim Smith bring you Black AF #2: Widows and Orphans. Plus, new series Dismantlers and We Are in Danger launch. These come to you through Black Mask Comics’ May 2018 solicits. Details below. MAR181230 DISMANTLERS #1 CVR A WOODS (MR) (W) Aria Baci (A/CA) Ashley A. Woods In a galaxy where terraforming is the most common form of real estate development, […]