Welcome, readers! Here you’ll find this week’s releases from Titan Comics! I’m still a huge fan of Heroes, so this week makes me extremely happy. Add in some Doctor Who and it’s a done deal! Check all the new titles out here below!
Heroes: Godsend #1 (of 5)
Writer: Joey Falco
Artist: Roy Alaan Martinez
This 5-part story arc focuses on Farah from Heroes Reborn, delving into her past as we find out how she became the woman she is today.
The story begins while Farah is a student in New York City in 2001 and terrorists destroy the World Trade Center… Life for the world and Farah will never be the same again… And how will she cope with discovering her camouflage powers?
My pick of the litter, so to speak. Written by one of the Heroes: Reborn screenwriters, this looks to give us a bit of background on Farah and what drives her in the television series.
Writer: Jean-FranÃ§ois Di Giorgio
Artist: FrÃ©dÃ©ric GenÃªt
The terrible battle against the treacherous Akuma has been won, and the empire is safe once more. But Takeo has set out for the mysterious Unnamed Island to continue his quest to finally discover the truth about his brother and his family”¦ and the symbolic tattoo that saved his life.
Yeah, I’ll be honest, The David Mack variant cover is a selling point for me. But this highly anticipated series looks ready to take the comic world head on.
Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor, Vol. 3: Hyperion
Writers: Robbie Morrison, George Mann
Artists: Daniel Indro, Mariano Laclaustra
Colorists: Slamet Mujiono, Luis Guerrero
The Doctor and Clara face impossible odds as the Hyperions – a race of sentient suns who scorched the universe until the Time Lords brought their reign of terror to an end – have returned, and, worse, have come to Earth, in an epic, four-part season finale! Plus – the pair face a marooned creature in a stately home, and visit San Diego Comic Con!
Collects Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor #11-15 and the 2015 SDCC-Exclusive Short
In case you missed the SDCC one shot, here it is compiled with the last story arc of the season!
Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor Year Two #3
Writer: Robbie Morrison
Artist: Rachael Stott
Chaos descends on the private Scottish school of Ravenscaur, as secrets sunk at the bottom of the bay are dragged into the light! As the Doctor investigates reports of a Tunguska-style event that shook the heavens decades previous, Clara unravels an establishment conspiracy that cuts to the country’s heart!
The Troop #4
Writer: Noel Clarke
Artist: Joshua Cassara
With one of the team killed, the young, naive members of the Troop must face up to the reality of their situation. They can return to the grim misery of their previous lives – or fully embrace their powers and rain their righteous fury down upon those out to do them harm! Time to decide!
With great power comes great…vengeance? No, that’s not right. Is it?
The Blacklist, Vol. 1: The Gambler
Writer: Nicole Dawn Phillips
Artist: Beni Lobel
The brand-new original official comic series to the critically acclaimed NBC crime drama The Blacklist, starring James Spader.
When the FBI is framed for the public killing of a political activist at an open-air rally, Reddington recognizes the hallmarks of a dangerous, media-manipulating Blacklister, known as Leon Kiklinski, aka The Lobbyist. So begins the latest case for the FBI’s covert counter-intelligence unit code-named – The Post Office.
Collects The Blacklist 1-5
If you like the show, you’ll enjoy this all new story that stays in the same vein of the series but ventures into new territory.