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calvary shieldColder Toss the Bones #1 of 5: Declan has gone from a mere human to a reluctant hero — all while the subject of the horrific machinations of the monstrous creature Nimble Jack. But our hero’s trials have only begun, as Jack flits freely between Boston & a deranged & dark reality known as the Hungry World, uniting agents of madness with only one purpose: to slaughter & consume Declan! Dark Horse (W)Tobin (A/CA)Ferreyra

Empty TP vol. 1: Tanoor is a hunter struggling to feed her village in an apocalyptic world of poison & decay, but Tanoor finds hope when she discovers a stranger named Lila who has the ability to grow life from death — a power that could change the world of The Empty. Image (W/A/CA)Robinson

Calvary SHIELD 50th Anniversary 1 Shot: (Pictured) Discover the explosive secrets that are hiding in Agent May’s past! When Agent May leads a team of new recruits on a training mission, will she be able to save the day when everything goes wrong? Did someone say “cyber wolves?” Marvel (W)Houser (A)Ross & Keown

Book of Death: The Fall of Harbinger #1: A showdown. An apocalypse. An ending. The Great Destroyer, long prophesied & foreseen, comes to Earth at last. Who will survive…& what will be left of them? New York Times best-selling writer Joshua Dysart & blockbuster artist Kano journey to the far end of the Geomancer’s Book of Death to reveal the final, unavoidable end for two of the Valiant Universe’s most powerful foes.

Doctor Who: The 10th Doctor, Year Two #1: A fresh new start to an all-new Year Two, as the Tenth Doctor ongoing series takes to the stars! The gas giant, Earth Station Presley, is a perfect example of human colonists living in harmony with indigenous life, in this case the Shan’tee: conceptual beings perceived by humans as hauntingly beautiful music. But the Doctor & Gabby are walking straight into a war. Something has corrupted the song of the Shan’tee & now the human colonists are trapped in a fight for their lives! Titan (W)Abadzis (A)Carlini (CA)Ronald

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