Copperhead #1 coverThe Western is something of a dying genre in many mediums, however, the sci-if Western appears to be exerting itself as a successor within comic books. Jay Faerber adds to this up and coming sub-genre with his first issue of Copperhead #1, but will this title be a gun-slinging success or will it make as much noise as a tumbleweed rolling by?

God Hates Astronauts #1Cult web comic God Hates Astronauts comes to Image Comics with a series that has quite possibly  the coolest title on the newsstand. But can this quirky tale of deviant space farmers and animal-headed super heroes live up to the divine awesomeness of its title or will this be a book which lacks star power?

Wayward #1 coverWayward #1 is a new supernatural action comic from Image Comics, dubbed  ’Buffy the Vampire Slayer for a new generation’ – only with monsters from Japanese folklore mixed in! Is this combination the start of another Godzilla-sized monster hit or will it end up deserving to be buried deep within the rest of Japanese folklore.

FadeoutThe Fade Out #1 is Ed Brubaker and Sean Philips first series as part of their exclusive 5 year creator-owned deal with Image Comics that sees them plough a familiar furrow in this 1940s set Hollywood noir thriller. But will The Fade Out #1 shine brightly in the murky world of noir or should it skulk back into the shadows?

Armor Hunters: Harbinger #1Armor Hunters: Harbinger #1 continues Valiant’s series of spin-offs for their epic summer crossover by bringing the Generation Zero kids from the main Harbinger series into the spotlight, and throws them right in the center of Mexico City to help with relief efforts after the destruction of the city at the hands of the Armor Hunters.