TokuNet Comics Corner: June Solicitations
Today, we’re taking a look ahead to see what Godzilla and Monstress fans can expect this June.
Godzilla: Oblivion #4
Joshua Fialkov (w) • Brian Churilla (a & c)
The humans of our Earth fight fire with fire as they begin to create their own counter-measures for Godzilla. Yet the alternate Earth still has more monster surprises in store!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99
Godzilla: Complete Rulers of Earth, Vol. 1
Chris Mowry (w) • Matt Frank, Jeff Zornow (a) • Matt Frank (c)
Godzilla returns, and the world will never be the same! Giant monsters are appearing across the globe and leaving complete devastation in their wake. But who–or what–might be behind their attacks? It’s up to Commander Steven Woods and his Counter-Kaiju Reaction forces to hold the monsters at bay, while young Lucy Casprell and her scientific research group, the Kaiju Watchers, attempt to find the truth behind the invasions. Collects issues #1–12.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 280 pages • ISBN: 978-1-63140-626-3
Godzilla Treasury Edition
James Stokoe (w & a & c)
An extra large all-James Stokoe Godzilla extravaganza! Featuring the first issues of Godzilla: The Half Century War and Godzilla in Hell, as well as all of Stokoe’s assorted Godzilla covers over the years, this is the perfect place to get familiar with the master of monster’s work!
FC • 64 pages • $9.99
Monstress, Vol. 1 TPB
STORY: MARJORIE LIU
ART / COVER: SANA TAKEDA
JULY 13 / 192 PAGES / FC / M / $9.99
Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900’s Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steampunk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform them both.
Entertainment Weekly praised MONSTRESS as “one of Image Comics’ most imaginative and daring new series” and dubbed it the “Best New Original Series” in their year-end “Best Comics of 2015” list.
Collects MONSTRESS #1-6
Source: CBR, Sci-Fi Japan, First Comics News