The good news: Halloween is here at last! The bad news: only 61 days until Christmas! But let’s not think about that right now, and look instead at this week’s new releases! Archie Comics has releases another Sonic the Hedgehog trade called Legacy, which collects the original Sonic comics that were based on the video game. Kodansha releases the next volume in their all ages title Animal Land while Vertical let’s loose the cuteness that is Chi with volume 7 of Chi’s Sweet Home. And for some fun Halloween hijinks, check out this week’s picks!
Casper’s Scare School #1 (Of 4), $3.99 ^^AA Pick^^
Strawberry Shortcake Berry Fun #3 (Of 4), $3.99
Archie #626 (Dan Parent Regular Cover), $2.99
Archie & Friends #158, $2.99
Archie Double Digest #223, $3.99
Betty & Veronica #256, $2.99
Sonic The Hedgehog Legacy Volume 1 TP, $14.95
Sonic Universe #33, $2.99
Bart Simpson Comics #64, $2.99
Ali Baba And The Forty Thieves Reloaded GN (Campfire Graphic Novels), $9.99
All-New Batman The Brave And The Bold #12, $2.99 ^^AA Pick^^
Gladstone’s School For World Conquerors #6, $2.99
Animal Land Volume 2 GN, $10.99
LITTLE BROWN AND COMPANY
Tintin Young Readers Edition The Blue Lotus GN, $8.99
Tintin Young Readers Edition Broken Ear GN, $8.99
Classics Illustrated Deluxe Volume 7 Around The World In 80 Days HC, $17.99
Classics Illustrated Deluxe Volume 7 Around The World In 80 Days SC, $13.99
Smurfs Volume 8 The Smurf Apprentice HC, $10.99
Smurfs Volume 8 The Smurf Apprentice SC, $5.99
Chi’s Sweet Home Volume 7 GN, $13.95
Yotsuba & ! Volume 10 GN, $11.99
Casper’s Scare School #1 – Ape Entertainment scares up an old favorite just in time for Halloween. Casper the Friendly Ghost is back along with his Scare School friends! Casper and his friends make plans to go trick-or-treating on Halloween, the one day of the year that they can go out into Deedstown and arouse much suspicion. But when Wolfie goes candy-crazy, it’s up to Casper to calm him down before the “fleshies” take notice. Beloved by parents and kids alike, this latest entry in the long running series is sure to be a hit. Keep the Halloween spirit burning all year long!
All-New Batman The Brave and the Bold #12 – Batman goes trick-or-treating, though he’s isn’t finding too many treats! Batman and Zatanna are trying to solve the break in at The House of Mystery, and the clues are taking them to the weird side of the criminal underworld. It’s not long before some of the spookiest bad guys come out of the woodwork, and come knocking – and they’re not looking for treats! Have some spooky fun super-hero style with the Dark Knight and the Mistress of Magic, Zatanna.
Images © Ape Entertainment and DC Comics respectively.