7 Comic Books to Buy Your Sweetheart (or Yourself) This Valentine’s Day

I can’t believe Valentine’s Day is here again, and as always I love the comic books that center on the theme of love–I’m a hopeless romantic, what can I say? Not all of us have a special someone to share the day with so if that’s the case don’t judge us while we treat ourselves to a comic book… or seven. Who knows maybe you’ll meet your comic book loving other half while you’re browsing the shelves for these Valentine’s Day suggestions:


Death Be Damned #1 from Boom! Studios

Written By: Ben Acker
Art By: Hannah Christenson
Cover Price: $3.99

Seven outlaws have killed Miranda Coler and her family, but her death turned out to be a little less permanent than they expected. Blessed with the inability to fully die until she exacts revenge on her family’s killers, but cursed to lose a part of her memories every time she’s ‘killed,’ Miranda will need the help of Joseph Murray, an undertaker dabbling in necromancy hoping to bring back his wife, if she’s ever to find peace. Ben Acker and Ben Blacker (Deadpool Vs. Gambit, The Thrilling Adventure Hour) team up with Hannah Christenson (Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Dragons, Harrow County) for a supernatural tale of revenge in the Old West, perfect for fans of Pretty Deadly and The Sixth Gun.


Jonesy #10 from Boom! Studios

Written By: Sam Humphries
Art By: Caitlin Rose
Cover Price: $3.99

Jonesy’s trying to give up the match-making life…but when a mysterious stranger comes into town, she may be forced to use her powers…and her life will change forever because of it!


Empowered Soldier Of Love #1 from Dark Horse Comics

Written By: Adam Warren
Art By: Karla Diaz
Cover Price: $3.99

Love is tearing apart costumed crimefighter Empowered’s city, as the unearthly powers of an embittered ‘International Magical Girl of Mystery’ covertly inflame the superheroic community’s burning passions. But even if a befuddled Emp can puzzle out her shadowy foe’s schemes, can she hope to prevail against the Soldier of Love?


All Star Batman #7 from DC Comics

Written By: Scott Snyder
Art By: Tula Lotay
Cover Price: $4.99

‘Poison Promises’! Step aside, gentlemen-Poison Ivy is about to steal the spotlight in Batman’s continuing rogues gallery road trip. Scott Snyder teams up with mega-talent Tula Lotay to reimagine the Dark Knight’s most seductive villain.

Batgirl And The Birds Of Prey #7 from DC Comics

Written By: Julie Bensen
Art By: Claire Roe  Cover By: Yanick Paquette
Cover Price: $2.99

‘VALENTINE’S DAY’ part one! The new Oracle is now embedded in the Birds of Prey’s lives?and they’re going to have to make it work whether they like it or not! Plus, Huntress has decided to make Gotham her permanent home-but that means venturing into the most dangerous world of all?the Gotham City real-estate market! Perhaps an abandoned amusement park with a murder slide is up her alley?


Army Of Darkness Xena Forever And A Day #5 from Dynamite Entertainment

Written By: Scott Lobdell
Art By: Elliot Fernandez Cover By: Kyle Strahm
Cover Price: $4.99

At last-Ash makes his way back to the exact moment in time where he can stop the threat that almost killed Gabrielle, Xena and all life on planet Earth! But to do so he has to go in undercover as the King of Memphis and hire Xena to help him locate the lost island of Eden. There they meet Larson, the long ago abandoned third wheel to Adam and Eve-he’s out for a revenge only a lover scorned can! Can Xena and Ash prevent him from turning Earth into a Garden of Evil?!

asmrenew2016004_dc11-1-768x1166Amazing Spider-man Renew Your Vows #4 from Marvel

Written By: Gerry Conway
Art By: Ryan Stegman
Cover Price: $3.99

It’s family fun night at the Parker household! After their first outing as a Spider-Family, Peter and MJ want to have a nice relaxing night with Annie. So of course the Parker Luck dictates that Sandman has to crash the party!


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