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This Week’s Comics: Fly Time

Penultimate issues abound in this week’s new releases. DC Comics prepares to end Gotham Academy Second Semester with #11. BOOM! Studios nears the end of their quest with Misfit City #3 while IDW Publishing winds up another My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic story arc that features Spike and Pinkie Pie trying to stop an invasion of dragons in issue #56!

The List:

AMP! COMICS FOR KIDS
Suit Your Selfie A Pearls Before Swine Collection TP, $9.99

ARCHIE COMIC PUBLICATIONS
Josie And The Pussycats #8 (Cover A Audrey Mok), $3.99
Jughead And Archie Comics Double Digest #26, $4.99

BOOM! STUDIOS
Adventure Time Volume 10 The Ooorient Express GN, $14.99  **Weekly Pick**
Misfit City #3 (Of 4)(Cover A Naomi Franquiz), $3.99

DC COMICS
Gotham Academy Second Semester #11, $2.99
Scooby-Doo Where Are You #83, $2.99

FIRST SECOND BOOKS
Pigs Might Fly GN, $15.99  **Weekly Pick**

IDW PUBLISHING
Jem And The Holograms Volume 5 Truly Outrageous TP, $19.99
My Little Pony Friends Forever Volume 9 TP, $19.99
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #56 (Cover A Agnes Garbowska), $3.99
Real Science Adventures #4 (Of 6)(Cover A Scott Wegener), $3.99
Uncle Scrooge #28 (Cover A John Loter), $3.99

MARVEL COMICS
Marvel Universe The Guardians Of Galaxy #20, $2.99
Marvel Universe Ultimate Spider-Man Vs The Sinister Six Digest Volume 3 TP, $9.99
Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #22, $3.99

ONI PRESS
Kim Reaper #4, $3.99

TOKYOPOP
Disney Fairies Manga Volume 1 Vidia And The Fairy Crown GN, $10.99

UNITED PLANKTON PICTURES
SpongeBob Comics #70, $3.99

The Picks:

Adventure Time Ooorient ExpressAdventure Time Volume 10 The Ooorient Express GN – The inhabitants of the Land of Ooo return to Boom! Studios with a new original graphic novel. Lady Rainicorn is down with taffy fever, but nothing Princess Bubblegum tries can cure her. Jake feels there’s nothing he can do for her until he and Finn learn of a special cure that can help Lady Rainicorn. The only catch is, they will have to travel on the Ooorient Express, an infamous train ride that no one has returned from. This original graphic novel is filled with candy, suspicious conductors, weird science, and all the surreal adventure that has kept fans of the series coming back for more.

Pigs Might FlyPigs Might Fly GN – First Second releases a graphic novel that finds out if the old proverb is true. On the Pigdom Plains lives Lily, the daughter of renowned inventor, Hercules Fatchops. Hercules is working to invent a powered aircraft through science alone. Lily achieves the feat first, but keeps it a secret since her innovations combine the science with magic. When Pigdom faces invasion from the terrifying warthogs with more advanced aircraft and intent on destroying Pigdom, Lily will need to step up and prove that pigs can fly! The team of Nick Abadzis and Jerel Dye bring this world of magic and clashing to life with great characters and plenty of action.

Images © Boom! Studios and First Second respectively.

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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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