Today we celebrate our independent comics (and all comics too)! This week in comics, we have a prequel to Independence Day, the return of Bruce Wayne and a new Hyperion comic!
Independence Day #1
It's the prequel to the sequel of Independence Day! 20 years ago, the human raced banded together and fought the aliens that were trying to take over the world. Now, a mysterious vessel underneath the Atlantic Ocean has prompted an investigation by the US government. The secrets that it holds could be our salvation.. or our ultimate destruction.
Here comes Hyperion to.. destroy the day?? Hyperion is back in a new series, but his actions as a member of the Squadron Supreme have been less than desirable *coughNAMORcough*. Now he's venturing off on his own, disguised as a truck driver. Along the way, he picked up a runaway named Doll who has a group of crazy people called the Carnies after her!
Circuit Breaker #1
The robots that saved Japan during World War 4 have been outlawed! Now the rage a war against the last city on Earth. Their creator decides to build one last robot, disguised as his grand-daughter. Her mission? To take down this robot militia and save humanity!
It's here! The moment we've all been anxiously awaiting.. It's the return of Bruce Wayne! In the emotional Batman #49, Jim Gordon is barely surviving the attack of Mr. Bloom and Bruce Wayne (and Alfred) have both come to terms with the fact that Bruce is the only one that can possibly defend Gotham. Now, the one true Batman picks up his cowl once again to defend his city.
The world's craziest "superhero" is back in his second issue! In the first issue, we got to know our dear friend Norbert and his back story. Now, a mysterious wizard named Hamilton Thorndyke is helping him escape from the insane asylum. Hamilton has Norbert over for a house warming party and SURPRISE! Vladimir Putin crashed the party. It's up to Badger to defend his BFF Hamilton from the deadly Putin!
It's been ten years since the disappearance of Stephen's fiancee. No one knows what happened to her and the police have no answers. In the aftermath of her disappearance, Stephen has started an organization to help the victims of such tragedies. Lately, however, he's been questioning his sanity. So he decides to try to find his love. As the search continues and the truth begins to appear, he leaves a trail of bodies behind him as he heads right into a trap...
Next week we have blah and blah blah and blah BUT NONE OF IT MATTERS BECAUSE WHO CARES BECAUSE BATMAN IS GONNA PUNCH SUPERMAN IN THE FAAAAAACE THIS WEEKEND. WHAT WHAT?