Technically this week’s WOLVERINE issue is number eight, but Marvel is counting its legacy numbering of all Wolverine books together as number 350. That’s almost as many Wolverine backstory retcons! Speaking of Wolverine backstory, this issue brings back some old characters from the canuck’s history.
Books to Check Out:
DARK NIGHTS: DEATH METAL THE LAST 52: WAR OF THE MULTIVERSES #1
(W) Che Grayson, Scott Snyder, Joshua Williamson (A) Dexter Soy, Alitha Martinez, Alex Maleev, Scott Koblish
What would it take to get every being left in the Multiverse to side together in the ultimate, final showdown? Total decimation and the complete undoing of all existence? The Batman Who Laughs has made his final move, bringing the most horrifying opposition to the battleground, and now every hero and villain left alive will stand and fight together. This epic battle book details every side of the last war across the Multiverse-Wonder Woman leading the heroes, Superman leading the villains, and Batman leading the dead-everyone has to play their part. Everyone and everything is at stake…so join here for the last of the DCU as we know it!
TRANSFORMERS ESCAPE #1 (OF 5)
(W) Brian Ruckley (A) Bethany McGuire-Smith
World War spills into this all-new limited series! As Cybertron descends into a state of war, countless civilians-unaligned with the Autobots, Decepticons, or any faction-are caught in the crossfire. Fortunately, a solution may be coming… Wheeljack, Hound, and some of Cybertron’s greatest (and most infamous) scientists seek to reactivate the Ark program and evacuate the planet with huge spaceships. On the verge of war, will their efforts be enough to escape?
(W) Ben Percy (A) Viktor Bogdanovic, Adam Kubert
CELEBRATING 350 ISSUES OF THE SOLO ADVENTURES OF WOLVERINE!
Someone’s making moves against WOLVERINE’S old crew TEAM X, and it’s leaving bodies dropped and artifacts stolen. A mystery unfurls as Logan picks up the scent of his old compatriot, the mutant known as MAVERICK! Don’t miss this special over-sized issue celebrating Logan’s history while kicking off the next arc and serving as a jumping on point for new readers!