After a few issues of "Sex," Joe Casey takes on drugs in his new Image ongoing. It's being sold as a funny book about a slacker superhero, but there's actually a lot more to the story, which makes "The Bounce" #1 worth checki
Batman keeps working through the death of Damian (hint: he's not taking it well) in Peter Tomasi and Pat Gleason's ongoing. Meanwhile, Carrie Kelly seems primed to be the next Robin -- unless there's something more going on.
"Abe Sapien" #2, by Mike Mignola, Scott Allie and Sebastian Fiumara, gives a lot more of the title character than issue #1, but gets lost in continuity that may turn off all but the most hardcore Hellboy fans.
Jim Zub and Edwin Huang's Mighty Skullkickers #1 is actually part three of a fun swords-and-sorcery adventure (and a running gag of first issues) that's a great comic all around and a must-read for fantasy fans.
"Lookouts" by Ben McCool and Robb Mommaerts finally seems to be on a regular schedule, but its latest issue doesn't quite live up to the promise of its debut, with a thin story and art that looks a little rushed.
"League of Extraordinary Gentlemen" fans rejoice! Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill finally tackle the Cthulhu mythos in a short graphic novel that honors H.P. Lovecraft's legacy and tells an exciting, dense tale of Antarctic adventure.