My 55 Favorite Comic Books

September 21, 2012

So, not to be outdone by Joe Hill’s list of his 50 favorite books (I’d link to it but the web gremlins have sabotaged his site), I have compiled a list of my 55 favorite comics. It’s a mix of individual issues, collections, and original graphic novels, and was surprisingly easy to put together. In no particular order:

  1. Batman – The Long Halloween
  2. Terry Moore’s Echo
  3. Brian K Vaughan’s Y: The Last Man
  4. Uncanny X-Men – The Mutant Massacre
  5. Amazing Spider-Man #281
  6. Captain America Annual  #8
  7. Hellboy – Seeds of Destruction
  8. Batman – Year One
  9. Spider-Man – Kraven’s Last Hunt
  10. Creepy Things #4
  11. Earth One – Superman
  12. Joe Hill’s Locke & Key
  13. Daredevil – Yellow
  14. Sandman #19
  15. Joss Whedon’s Astonishing X-Men
  16. Daytrippers
  17. Batman – Court of Owls
  18. Jason Aaron’s Scalped
  19. Superman For All Seasons
  20. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 24-26
  21. Mark Waid’s Daredevil
  22. Brian K Vaughan’s Ex Machina
  23. League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol 1
  24. League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Vol 2
  25. Kingdom Come
  26. Spider-Man – Blue
  27. Batman – The Dark Knight Returns
  28. Scud The Disposable Assassin
  29. Grant Morrison’s All Star Superman
  30. Notes for a War Story by Gipi
  31. Wolverine – Old Man Logan
  32. Hellboy – The Right Hand of Doom
  33. Uncanny X-Men #281
  34. Batman – The Dark Knight
  35. Frank Miller’s Sin City
  36. Iron Man – Extremis
  37. Scott Snyder’s American Vampire
  38. Greg Land’s Sojourn
  39. Sergio Aragones’ Groo
  40. Spider-Man – Torment
  41. The Nam
  42. Secret Wars Vol 1
  43. Batman – The Killing Joke
  44. Uncanny X-Men #234
  45. Mark Texeira’s Sabertooth
  46. Avengers – Disassembled
  47. Green Lantern – Rebirth
  48. Terry Moore’s Rachel Rising
  49. Batman – Hush
  50. Brian K Vaughan’s Saga
  51. Marvels
  52. Daredevil – The Man Without Fear
  53. 300
  54. Ed Brubaker’s Criminal
  55. Conan – The Frost Giant’s Daughter

Out Today

September 5, 2012

Ooooo…that’s hot. THE CAPE 1969 #3 is out today. I hope you’ll give it a shot. Also, don’t forget about the Jetpack Comics exclusive cover which can be found here: http://www.jetpackcomics.com/jetpackvariants.html