|Simpsons Comics 186
Simpsons Comics 186 is the 186th issue of Simpsons Comics, released on January 18, 2012. It is the first to use the new Simpsons Comics logo and design. The comic also include The Bongo Beat, Junk Mail and Seven Questions (more or less) with Ian Boothby.
 Sideshow Slob
Sideshow Bob returns to Springfield with Chester J. Lampwick, creator of Itchy & Scratchy. When Lampwick goes missing, Bart suspects a certain sociopathic second banana. Meanwhile, Lisa makes it her mission to save the Springfield Library.
 Springfield General