Recommended reading [PHOTOS]
Here are some comics to seek out at Comic Con.
"Battling Boy" by Paul Pope: The titular demigod has to save Acropolis from monsters after the city's hero Haggard West is slain in battle. (First Second)
"Cyborg 009" by F.J. DeSanto, Bradley Camp, Marcus To and Ian Herring: A classic manga character is re-imagined in this graphic novel about cyborgs looking to discover why they've been made into weapons. (Archaia)
"Five Ghosts" by Frank J. Barbiere and Chris Mooneyham: A mystical artifact gives adventurer Fabian Gray the abilities of five literary ghosts. (Image)
"The Art of Rube Goldberg," selected by Jennifer George: Enjoy a selection of cartoons from the classic newspaper artist known for his complicated machinery. (Abrams ComicArts)
"March: Book One" by Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell: The Georgia congressman recounts his life and experiences in the struggle for civil and human rights. (Top Shelf)
"Afterlife With Archie" by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Francesco Francavilla: In the first issue of this new series, the Riverdale teens are placed into a horror title with witches, zombies and other monster favorites. (Archie Comics)