Batman’s long-time foe – the Joker – declares war on the Dark Knight. Daredevil is back in red. One of the Power Rangers comic world’s breakout new characters gets a spin off. And speaking of spin offs, the quarky food detective series CHEW gets its own.
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(W) James Tynion IV (A) James Tynion IV
It was always going to come to this. The Clown Prince of Crime and the Dark Knight Detective go head-to-head for the last time. The Joker has never wanted to win before, he’s never wanted his battle with Batman to end, but now his motivation has shifted. He has decided that one way or another, this will be the final chapter to their story. “Joker War” begins here!
CHU #1 (MR)
(W) John Layman (A) Dan Boultwood
“THE FIRST COURSE,” Part One-TONY CHU is a cibopath, able to get psychic impressions from what he eats. SAFFRON CHU is a cibopars, able to learn secrets from who she eats with. Tony is a cop. Saffron is a criminal. They are brother and sister, and they are on a collision course. Spinning out of the multiple Eisner Award-winning and New York Times bestselling series CHEW comes CHU, a felonious new food noir about cops, crooks, cooks, and clairvoyants.
(W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Marco Checchetto
BACK IN RED! “TRUTH/DARE” STARTS HERE!
THE BATTLE MAY BE OVER, but the WAR is far from finished! After the shocking events of DAREDEVIL #20, CHIP ZDARSKY reunites with MARCO CHECCHETTO to begin the next chapter of their definitive DAREDEVIL saga: HELL AND BACK.
For weeks, Hell’s Kitchen has been a lawless neighborhood thanks to the Stromwyn siblings, but as the police are finally able to resume their patrols, they’re quick to find that they aren’t the only ones interested in keeping the Kitchen safe.
Meanwhile, as Matt Murdock continues to struggle with how best to appease his sense of justice after the events of the past several weeks, a familiar enemy takes root in Hell’s Kitchen…
POWER RANGERS RANGER SLAYER #1
(W) Ryan Parrott (A) Dan Mora
The Ranger Slayer – a.k.a. Kimberly Hart, the Pink Mighty Morphin Power Ranger from the alternate universe once ruled by Lord Dakkon – returns home and nothing is like she expected.
In a world that only knows her as a villain, can Kimberly show her universe that she’s become a hero… and is that even the right thing to do?
Confronted by a terrifying new version of Rita Repulsa and her home in chaos, Kimberly will make a stunning choice that no Power Rangers fan can miss.
This issue is also a perfect jumping on point for new readers – and sets the stage for the next Power Rangers epic!