All The Awesome April 2022 Comic Book Releases

When it comes to comic book releases, April 2022 is considerably more relaxed than the months past. Even though there might not be as many releases, the comics heading our way look to be some of the best of the year. Check out all the April 2022 comic book releases happening this month.

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April 2022 Comic Book Releases

A Town Called Terror #1

  • Release Date: 13 April 2022
  • By: Steven Niles; Szymon Kudranski

Henry West is brutally kidnapped in the middle of the night while his wife Julie watches, terrified. Henry awakens to the reality of his whereabouts, but Julie, with no evidence of the phantom crime, is unable to get help to search for him.

A Thing Called Truth

  • Release Date:  13 April 2022
  • By: Iolanda Zanfardino; Elisa Romboli

A chaotic LGBTQ+ road trip,. A workaholic scientist who wants to save the world and a woman who fears nothing but discovering her own destiny find themselves mixed up in a chaotic, on-the-road adventure through Europe.

Will they manage to find a middle ground between their opposing ways of life—at least for long enough to complete their mission? And could this trip lead to an unexpected romance?

Blood-Stained Teeth #1

  • Release Date:  27 April 2022
  • By: Christian Ward; Patric Reynolds

Atticus Sloane, misanthrope, criminal, asshole, and vampire – lives in a world where blood isn’t the only thing vamps crave. And for the right price, he’ll make you a vampire too. After all, immortality isn’t cheap.

Other Image Comics April 2022 Comic Book Releases

  • A Righteous Thirst For Vengeance #7
  • Arrowsmith: Behind Enemy Lines #4
  • Bolero #4
  • Decorum HC
  • Deadly Class Vol. 11: A Fond Farewell. Part One TP
  • Deadly Class #53
  • Fire Power #19
  • Farmhand #16
  • Ghost Cage #2
  • Grip of the Kombinat TP
  • Grrl Scounts: Stone Ghost #6
  • Gunslinger Spawn #7
  • Hellcop #6
  • Home Sick Pilots #14
  • Ice Cream Man #29
  • Image! #1
  • Joe Hill’s Rain #4
  • Killadephia #21
  • King Spawn #9
  • Lego Ninjango: Garmadom #1
  • Little Monsters #2
  • Loaded Bible: Blood of my Blood #2
  • Monkey Meat #4
  • Monstress #39
  • New Masters #3
  • Newburn #6
  • Nita Hawes’ Nightmare Blog #6
  • Nocterra #10
  • Oblivion Song Vol. 6 TP
  • Oblivion Song, Book 3 HC
  • Primordial HC
  • Radiant Black #14
  • Radiant Red #2
  • Rogue Sun #3
  • Spawn: The Record-Breaker TP
  • Spawn Origins Vol. 21 TP
  • Slumber #2
  • Spawn #329
  • Step by Bloody Step #3
  • Sweet Paprika #10
  • Saga #58
  • The Scorched #5
  • The Department of Truth Vol.3: Free Country TP
  • The Walking Dead Deluxe #36; #37
  • The Good Asian Vol.2 TP
  • The Secret History of the War on Weed
  • The Scumbag Vol.3: Goldenbrowneye TP
  • Time Before Time Vol. 2 TP
  • Vinyl TP
  • What’s The Furthest Place From Here? #6
  • ZVRC: Zombies Vs. Robots Classic #2

New Boom! Studios Comics Releasing in April 2022

Magic: The Hidden Planeswalker #1
  • Release Date: 20 April 2022
  • By: Mairghread Scott; Fabiana Mascolo

Delve even deeper into the Magic: The Gathering universe with The Hidden Planeswalker. While our heroes have many dangers to face throughout the multiverse, the powerful Necromancer Liliana Vess returns to her new home as a professor at the greatest college of magic in the Multiverse.

But she doesn’t return alone. Sensing the presence of a distant planeswalker calling for help… one with the power to save, or destroy, entire planes, puts her on a collision course with the diabolical machinations of the Tezzeret, the Master of Metal…

The Vampire Slayer #1

  • Release Date:  20 April 2022
  • By: Sarah Gailey; Irene Flores

After years of fighting against the forces of evil, Buffy Summers finds herself succumbing to the burden of bearing the Slayer mantle. To help his Slayer, Rupert Giles is willing to risk a return to chaos magic, and with Willow’s help, they attempt a spell to remove the trauma from Buffy’s psyche. The effects backfire though, and leave Buffy unable to remember her past, or her purpose! With Sunnydale under attack, a new Slayer must rise to protect it, while Buffy’s friends race against the clock to restore her true self.

Alice Ever After #1

  • Release Date: 6 April 2022
  • By: Dan Panosian; Giorgio Spalletta

Return to Wonderland in this twisted sequel. Alice first visited Wonderland as a child. Now an adult, it’s her only escape from a cold, strange reality she finds herself living in. But in order to return to her fantasy world, she’ll need something stronger than mushrooms that change her size, and is forced to resort to crime to feed her growing addiction. Will Alice choose to escape from her uncaring family and childhood trauma in Wonderland, or find the courage to face her demons in the real world?

Other Boom! Studios April 2022 Comic Book Releases

  • All-New Firefly #3
  • Angel #4
  • Buckhead #5
  • Basilisk Vol. 2 TP
  • Faithless III #3
  • Firefly: Return to Earth That Was Vol. 3 HC
  • House of Slaughter Vol. 1 TP
  • Jim Henson’s The Storyteller: Shapeshifters #2
  • Mighty Morphin Vol. 4 TP
  • Mighty Morphin #18
  • Magic The Gathering #13
  • Power Rangers #18
  • Power Rangers Universe #5
  • Seven Secrets #16
  • Something Is Killing The Children #22
  • The Killer: Affairs of the State #3
  • The Realist: Last Day on Earth HC

New DC Comics releasing in April 2022

The Sandman Universe: Nightmare Country #1

  • Release Date: 12 April 2022
  • By: James Tynion IV; Lisandro Estherren

Sometimes, nightmares walk the Earth. Every night when you sleep, the Lord of Dreams chooses the path you’ll follow…into a sylvan Elysium, or down the hallways of your darkest fears. And sometimes, if it is Dream’s will, those nightmares escape those halls, and go out into the world. But it is not a choice he makes lightly. Today the Corinthian walks the Earth again. The most feared of all Dream’s nightmares, his ravenous mouths have made him a legend among serial killers. Letting the Corinthian out among mortals is the most dangerous thing Dream could possibly do. But he has no choice—because there is another nightmare walking the Earth, one that must be hunted…and this monster is one that Dream, lord of all nightmares, did not make.

Batman: Beyond: Neo-Year #1

April 2022 comic book releases

  • Release Date: 5 April 2022
  • By: Jackson Lanzing; Collin Kelly; Max Dunbar

Neo-Gotham is alive and has killed Bruce Wayne. It’s rejected Terry McGinnis as Batman and offered him the chance to escape. Terry turned it down—he is the city’s protector, and he will uphold the legacy of Batman. Now Neo-Gotham will do everything in its power to destroy Terry, including creating brand-new villains to fight him. Terry’s first year without Bruce Wayne begins…does he have a fighting chance?

The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive #1

  • Release Date: 26 April 2022
  • By: Kenny Porter; Ricardo Lopez Ortiz

In The Flash: The Fastest Man Alive, Barry Allen’s world-saving adventure with the Justice League has driven Central City’s favorite son to become a truly skilled and inspirational Super Hero. But when a new threat by the name of Girder emerges in Central City, Barry turns to Batman for advice on training to master his powers. Under the Dark Knight’s tutelage, The Fastest Man Alive will have to find a way to defeat this metallic menace or be crushed by Girder’s strength!

Other DC Comics April 2022 Comic Book Releases

  • Aquamen #3
  • Aquaman/Green Arrow – Deep Target #7
  • Action Comics #1042
  • Batman #122
  • Batman: Beyond The White Knight #2
  • Batman: Killing Time #2
  • Batman: The Knight #4
  • Batman: Urban Legends #14
  • Batman/Superman: World’s Finest #2
  • Batman/Catwoman #11
  • Batgirls #5
  • Blue & Gold #8
  • Catwoman #42
  • Detective Comics #1059
  • Dark Knights of Steel #6
  • Deathstroke Inc. #8
  • Earth-Prime #1
  • Earth-Prime #2
  • Flashpoint Beyond #0
  • Flashpoint Beyond #1
  • Future State: Gotham #13
  • Harley Quinn #14
  • I Am Batman #8
  • Justice League #75
  • Monkey Prince #3
  • Nightwing #91
  • Naomi: Season Two #2
  • One-Star Squadron #5
  • Rogues #2
  • Robin #13
  • Robins #6
  • Refrigerator Full of Heads #6
  • Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? #115
  • Suicide Squad: Blaze #2
  • Suicide Squad #14
  • Superman: Son of Kal-El #10
  • Trial Of The Amazons #2
  • Trial Of The Amazons: Wonder Girl #2
  • The Nice House On The Lake #8
  • Task Force Z #7
  • Teen Titans Academy #14
  • The Flash #781
  • The Joker #14
  • The Swamp Thing #12
  • The Sandman #1 Facsimile Edition
  • Wonder Woman #786
  • Wonder Woman: Evolution #6
  • World of Krypton #5

New Marvel Comics Releasing in April 2022

Spider-Punk #1

April 2022 comic book releases

  • Release Date: 6 April 2022
  • By: Cody Ziglar; Justin Mason

At long last, Spider-Punk gets his own series and brings all the anarchy to the Spider-Verse that you can imagine. Hobie Brown is The Anarchic Spider-Punk and is set to protect EARTH-138 with his ax in hand and his chaotic band of punk rockin’ heroes backing him. Norman Osborn is dead, but will the chaos he’s created be too much for Spider-Punk and gang to handle?

Hulk: Grand Design – Madness #1

April 2022 comic book releases

  • Release Date: 27 April 2022
  • By: Jim Rugg

Acting as both writer and artist, Jim Rugg concludes his creative reimagining of the entire history of The Incredible Hulk in this can’t-miss oversized issue.

Doctor Strange: Nexus of Nightmares #1

  • Release Date: 20 April 2022
  • By: Ralph Macchio; Ibrahim Moustafa

Nightmare has invaded Doctor Strange’s dreams and turned them into terrible nightmares. These dark feelings now inhabit every fibre of Doctor Strange’s waking life and has left him weak and unable to protect the realm. Now, Baron Mordo and Nightmare are ready to strike. Can Stephen shake Nightmare’s grip over him? Or will the world be lost to Nightmare’s dream realm forever?

Other Marvel Comics April 2022 Comic Book Releases

  • Alien #11
  • Amazing Spider-Man #1
  • Amazing Spider-Man #1 Facsimile Edition
  • Amazing Spider-Man #2
  • Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1 Facsimile Edition
  • Avengers #55
  • Avengers Forever #5
  • Ben Reilly: Spider-Man #4
  • Black Panther #5
  • Captain America #0
  • Captain Carter #2
  • Carnage #2
  • Captain Marvel Annual #1
  • Deadpool: Bad Blood #1
  • Deadpool: Bad Blood #2
  • Eternals #11
  • Elektra #100
  • Fantastic Four #43
  • Giant-Size X-Men: Thunderbird #1
  • Ghost Rider #3
  • Hulk #6
  • Hulk Vs. Thor: Banner of War Alpha #1
  • Immortal X-Men #2
  • Iron Man #19
  • Iron First #3
  • King Conan #5
  • Knights of X #1
  • Legion of X #1
  • Marauders #2
  • Miles Morales: Spider-Man #37
  • Maestro: World War M #3
  • Ms. Marvel: Beyond the Limit #5
  • Moon Knight #10
  • Moon Knight: Black, White & Blood #1
  • New Mutants #25
  • Punisher #2
  • Spider-Gwen: Gwenverse #3
  • Savage Spider-Man #3
  • Silver Surfer Rebirth #4
  • Sabertooth #3
  • Shang-Chi #11
  • She-Hulk #4
  • Silk #4
  • Star Wars #23
  • Star Wars: Han Solo & Chewbacca #2
  • Star Wars: Bounty Hunters #22
  • Star Wars: The Halcyon Legacy #4
  • Star Wars: Crimson Reign #4
  • Star Wars: Darth Vader #22
  • Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #20
  • Strange #2
  • Strange Academy #18
  • Spectacular Spider-Man #1 Facsimile Edition
  • Thor #24
  • The Marvels #10
  • The Thing #6
  • Venom #7
  • Venom: Lethal Protector #2
  • What If… Miles Morales #2
  • Wolverine #20
  • Wolverine: Patch #2
  • X-Cellent #3
  • X-Men #10
  • X-Men ’92: House of XCII #1
  • X-Men Red #1
  • X-Men Red #2
  • X-Force #27

With April comic book releases looking to be slightly more relaxed than those of March, which ones are you looking to add to your collection? Let us know in the comments below, and remember to head over to Critters and Comics to add to your collection.

Arielle is a writer who spends more time indoors writing about comics, games and all things geeky than what her mom would approve of. All Arielle wants is money in her bank account, but somehow, she keeps buying collectables that stop that from ever happening.

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