This Week’s New Sci-Fi Comics
Battlestar Galactica #10 (Dynamite Entertainment)
To escape from the Cylon mainforce chasing them, the human survivors must run and run hard… but that will mean leaving a chunk of the fleet behind. Commander Adama is not prepared to make that sacrifice, despite the terrible risks. He has one chance to prove his laurels as the greatest battlestar commander in the 12 Colonies. Awesome, space-shaking space-battle action and edge of the seat tension from cosmic superstar writer Dan Abnett!
Battlestar Galactica: Six #1 (Dynamite Entertainment)
Don’t miss this exciting chapter in Battlestar Galactica lore as the early origins of Number Six are explored. In developing the next generation of Cylons, getting the models to look human was the easy part. But acting human is another story. Witness the evolution of Number Six as she learns live, to love, and to hate.
Blackout #2 (Dark Horse)
Scott Travers’s mysterious suit grants him unseen, unlimited access to almost anywhere and may hold the key to his benefactor’s disappearance. But others will do anything-including kill-to possess the suit. Will Scott give up the search and ditch the suit to save his own skin?
Black Science #6 (Image Comics)
Stranded in the most dangerous dimension yet, Grant McKay’s rage at his onetime boss boils over. Ignoring the chaos all around them, the two finally come to blows! Only one thing is certain: before the Pillar makes its next jump…one of them must die! Don’t miss the conclusion to the first arc of the world’s most mind-melting sci-fi comic!
Chew #41 (Image Comics)
Dream Police #1 (Image Comics)
Dream Police Detectives Joe Thursday and Frank Stanford have been partners for as long as they can remember, patrolling the alternate universe of dreams, nightmares, and the great void beyond, an alternate but very real dimension of changelings, echoes, wisps, ethers, and nightwalkers, those who died in their sleep and wander the dreamscape forever. They’ve seen it all. But when Frank steps away and disappears…and the woman who returns says she’s Joe’s partner, that she’s always been Joe’s partner…he begins a journey into the unknown that will shake the dreaming down to its very foundations.
EGOs #4 (Image Comics)
STANDALONE ISSUE! Three rookie EGOs members go on an unauthorized adventure through time and space. Plus: marital strife! Quantum physics! Inadvisable sex! And the origin of the Universe (maybe)!
Ghostbusters #15 (IDW Publishing)
Louis Tully was an average accountant until the day that Vinz Clortho — Keymaster of Gozer the Traveler — possessed him in service of the end the world. Now the news says New York is at the center of Sumerian shenanigans again, and Louis should want nothing more than to steer clear… but something is drawing him back. Is it morbid curiosity or something more sinister? ‘Mass Hysteria,’ the 30th Anniversary celebration, continues here!
Judge Dredd: Mega-City Two #4 (IDW Publishing)
Welcome to Crimeland! Dredd’s mission brings him to the West Coast’s most exciting vacation spot, a theme park dedicated to old-fashioned street crime, singing animated creatures, and total anarchy! But he and his film crew find more than they counted on there-including a rogue Judge who gave up the law to serve the people!
Pariah #3 (Dark Horse)
The last Vitro on Earth devises a plan to cut off government control of the Vitro satellite in order to free his comrades in space.
Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #4 (Dark Horse)
With help from the New Resistance, Mal and Serenity’s crew are crashing the secret Alliance facility from which River was rescued. She is certain they need to go there — now. Meanwhile, Zoe is in Alliance custody where she discovers that there is more immediate danger from fellow prisoners than anyone else…
Star Wars: Rebel Heist #1 (Dark Horse)
A young Rebel meets one of the Alliance’s best for his first mission. But the young man’s hero worship is crushed by the reality of Han Solo. A botched escape, a ship that doesn’t work — could it be that Solo is just a lucky bumbler whose luck has run out?
Tales of Honor #2 (Image Comics)
THE HONORVERSE EXPANDS TO COMICS! Based on the bestselling military science fiction novels by David Weber, this original comic book series continues the story of Honor Harrington as she investigates the threat to Basilisk Station by the Republic of Haven. This series is part of a new multi-platform story world that includes a mobile game app to be released with the first issue and a feature film currently in development.
The X-Files: Season 10 #11 (IDW Publishing)
The shifting sands of Saudi Arabia have attracted pilgrims, consumed armies, and made men rich beyond their wildest dreams. But when an ancient weapon is discovered beneath a newly tapped oil field, Agents Mulder and Scully find themselves pulled back into a black game as slippery as the X-Files have ever revealed… and you won’t believe who’s turning up to join them.