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This Week’s Comics: Equestria Spooktacular

As ghosts, ghouls and goblins come out to play, rein in all that mischief with some great comics! Get more Herobear and the Kid with the special Annual from BOOM! Studios. Dark Horse Comics has the third part of Avatar the Last Airbender: The Search, and Papercutz releases a true classic with Classics Illustrated Aesop’s Fables. And for more of the seasonal vibe check out Itty Bitty Hellboy from Dark Horse Comics and KISS Kids from IDW Publishing. Happy Halloween!

The List:

Archie #649 (Bill Galvan/Bob Smith/Rosario Tito Pena Regular Cover), $2.99
Archie #649 (Jeff Shultz & Rosario Tito Pena Nighthawks Variant Cover), $2.99
Archie Comics Spectacular It’s A Date TP, $5.99
Sonic The Hedgehog #254 (Ben Bates Regular Cover), $2.99
Sonic The Hedgehog #254 (Sega Variant Cover), $2.99

Adventure Time 2013 Spoooktacular #1 (Cover A Becky Dreistadt), $4.99 **Weekly Pick**
Herobear And The Kid 2013 Annual #1 (Cover A Mike Kunkel), $3.99

Lucky Luke Volume 38 Doc Doxey’s Elixir TP, $11.95

Avatar The Last Airbender Volume 6 The Search Part 3 TP, $10.99
Itty Bitty Hellboy #3 (Of 5), $2.99

KISS Kids #3 (Of 4)(Cover A Jose Holder), $3.99
My Little Pony 2013 Annual #1 (Cover A Tony Fleecs), $7.99 **Weekly Pick**
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #12 (Cover A Andy Price), $3.99
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #12 (Cover B Sabrina Alberghetti), $3.99
Powerpuff Girls #2 (Of 6)(Cover A Troy Little), $3.99
Powerpuff Girls #2 (Of 6)(Cover RI Stephanie Gladden), AR
Powerpuff Girls #2 (Of 6)(Cover SUB Robert Pope), $3.99
Samurai Jack Classics Volume 1 TP, $19.99

Marvel Universe Thor Digest TP, $9.99

Classics Illustrated Volume 18 Aesop’s Fables HC, $9.99

The Picks:

Adventure Time 2013 Spoooktacular #1 – Boom! Studios starts a new Halloween tradition in the land of Ooo! Finn, Jake and the rest of their friends celebrate Halloween in this special issue. This issue features 4 short stories written by various creators, including a new adventure for Fiona and Cake, and Marceline takes a foray into the realm of being a good girl. This issue also features an exclusive preview of a new series to premiere on Cartoon Network, Steven Universe. It’s always a wild ride with the Adventure Time gang. Adding a spooky atmosphere makes for an even wilder one!

My Little Pony 2013 Annual #1 – IDW releases the first annual for My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic with some great treats! This over-sized issue features all your favorite ponies from the movie Equestria Girls, which is set in an alternate world where the ponies look like human girls. By stepping through a magic mirror, Twilight Sparkle joins this world with all her friends. In addition to new looks and new friendship, there are new dangers, and a character Sunset Shimmer, a former pupil of Princess Celestia. This issue not only brings the world of the Equestria Girls more in line with the world of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic but also expands on Canterlot. Fans of the comics and TV series will want to pick this issue up.

Lori Henderson About Lori Henderson

Lori Henderson is a mother of two teenage daughters and an avid reader. She blogs about manga at her personal blog Manga Xanadu as well as contributing and editing for Manga Village. She blogs about all things fandom (mainly Doctor Who) at her other personal blog Fangirl Xanadu. She's been at it so for over 5 years now and counting!

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