Check out this list of New Comics—‘tis definitely the season for new titles and #1’s! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED— DIE #1 THE WICKED + THE DIVINE writer KIERON GILLEN teams up with artist supernova STEPHANIE HANS for DIE, a pitch-black fantasy where a group of forty-something adults have to deal with the returning unearthly horror they barely survived as teenage role-players. Describing it as "Goth Jumanji" only captures a sliver of what you'll find in oversized debut issue-where fantasy gets all too real. SHAZAM #1 Teenager turned super-hero Billy Batson struggles to balance school and superheroics! (Guess which one is more fun?) But when Shazam unlocks a shocking secret deep within the Rock of Eternity, it challenges everything he knows about the worlds of magic and his family's future as its champions! Also, witness the bizarre team-up of Dr. Sivana and Mr. Mind as they set off to build a society all their own! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— GRUMBLE #1 When the forces of good and evil are hunting you down, the only logical thing to do is disguise yourself as a dog and go on the run! Eddie is a low-rent hustler who got magically turned into a pug during a con gone wrong. Tala is Eddie's long-lost, part-demon daughter. When Tala finds herself the target of powerful inter-dimensional forces, she goes to Eddie for help-setting off a chain reaction of chaos and destruction that could threaten the very fabric of existence. MERRY X-MEN HOLIDAY SPECIAL Twenty-five holiday tales of merry mutants!What does Magneto do for Hanukkah? What's Rogue and Gambit's first married Christmas like? Is Jubilee truly the master of navigating malls during the holidays? These questions and more are answered as all your favorite X-Men and more creators than you can shake a jingle bell at come together for a holiday celebration to last all month long! PRODIGY #1 From Mark Millar and Rafael Albuquerque. Edison Crane's not content being the world's smartest man and most successful businessman-his brilliant mind needs to be constantly challenged. He's a Nobel Prize-winning scientist, genius composer, Olympic athlete, an expert in the occult, and now international governments are calling on him to fix problems they just can't handle. LAGUARDIA #1 LaGuardia revolves around a pregnant Nigerian-American doctor, Future Nwafor Chukwuebuka who has just returned to NYC under mysterious conditions. After smuggling an illegal alien plant named "Letme Live" through LaGuardia International and Interstellar Airport's customs and security, she arrives at her grandmother's tenement, the New Hope Apartments in the South Bronx, becoming part of a growing population of mostly African and shape-shifting alien immigrants, battling against interrogation, discrimination and travel bans, as they try to make it in a new land. MARTIAN MANHUNTER #1 No matter what you know about J'onn J'onnz, you're not prepared for this! Back on Mars, J'onn was about as corrupt as a law officer can be, and when a reckoning comes for his entire society, he'll get a second chance he doesn't want or deserve! One shocking murder, and an unexpected fragment of the Mars he lost, will change his life-and the course of the Earth-forever! DEFENDERS IMMORTAL HULK "The Best Defense" starts here! Stephen Strange is dead. A charred skeleton in an abandoned barn on the edge of a deserted town. Bruce Banner wants to know why. And he won't stop until he has the truth in his hands... with or without THE IMMORTAL HULK. DEFENDERS NAMOR "The Best Defense" part 2. The Monarch of the Oceans has declared war once more on the surface world in the pages of AVENGERS. And if this is a war that Namor means to win, he is going to need allies to stand beside him! His quest for a lost tribe of sea-dwellers carries him further than he ever thought possible-and to a reckoning both strange and wonderful. FREEZE #1 The entire human population is frozen by a mysterious global event... all except Ray, and only he has the power to unfreeze them. Now with the fate of the world in his hands, he must figure out what is going on, how to set things right again, and answer the question: does everyone deserve to be saved? KILLMONGER #1 One day, Erik Killmonger will rise up and attempt to steal the throne of Wakanda. The throne he believes he is owed. But long before he became "Killmonger," there was a boy known as N'Jadaka. A boy who was stolen from his home and taught only the world's cruelties. A boy who knew the Black Panther only as a fairy tale, a whisper from strangers. WINTER SOLDIER #1 Having escaped death, the loss of identity, and a life of murder, the man known as the Winter Soldier has worked hard to atone for his sins. But now...he's going to go one step further. What do you do when you've found redemption? You become a "fixer," working to help others leave behind lives of crime. It's Bucky's way of channeling his own pain in a productive, personal way...by helping others find the redemption that he found. --DON’T OVERLOOK— DOOMSDAY CLOCK #8, UNCANNY X-MEN #4, CURSE WORDS #18, IMMORTAL HULK #10, BATMAN #60, WALKING DEAD #186, and WEST COAST AVENGERS #5. Don’t forget yourself when it comes to holiday gift-buying!
Here’s your post-Thanksgiving list of New Comics! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- IRONHEART #1 When a group of world leaders is taken hostage by one of Spider-Man's old foes, Riri Williams will have to step up her game. And she'll be stunned when someone from back in Sweet Home Chicago enters her life... CHAMPIONS artist Kevin Libranda joins award-winning poet Eve Ewing, as Ironheart steps boldly out of Tony Stark's shadow to forge her own future! MARVEL ACTION SPIDER-MAN #1 Readers of all ages can get tangled up in these all new adventures of Spider-Man and his astonishing friends! Peter Parker has thrown down with deadly villains and legendary heroes, but high school life might be his greatest challenge yet. Luckily, he has a shot at making the grade with a little help from his new friends... Miles Morales and Gwen Stacy! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- DC NUCLEAR WINTER SPECIAL #1 The holidays are tough enough as it is, but when you're living in a post-apocalyptic wasteland (or, you know, 2018) the world can seem bleaker than ever. So do yourself a favor this holiday season, break out your best eggnog and enjoy 10 all-new stories featuring the World's Greatest Heroes, including looks at the futures of Batman, Superman and the Flash, as well as many more denizens of the DC Universe. AQUAMAN JUSTICE LEAGUE DROWNED EARTH #1 Aquaman faces the truth behind Atlantis' past and must find a way to reclaim the power of his birthright or watch the floodwaters drown everything he has ever loved! With the world at stake and the Justice League on their last sea legs in their battle against the Ocean Lords, Arthur makes the ultimate sacrifice to return balance to land and sea! CLUELESS: ONE LAST SUMMER The class of 1997 is newly graduated from Bronson Alcott High School, and with the temperatures rising and the summer starting, Cher and besties Dionne and Tai are heading off for their last summer vacation adventure together before, ugh, real life! From superstar writers Sarah Kuhn (Heroine Complex) and Amber Benson (The Witches Of Echo Park)! DEAD MAN LOGAN #1 The writing's been on the wall for months now... Logan is dying. And he ain't getting any better. Sick from the Adamantium coating his skeleton, his search for a cure has led to nothing but dead ends. But for once he's actually trying to leave this world with some unfinished business... Can Logan take his last breath without slaughtering the X-Men again? WARNING #1 An enormous machine slowly materializes in a major West Coast city. Who sent it-and why-is a mystery, understood only by the malevolent beings gliding silently toward Earth. In response, a multinational combat brigade called Gladiator Two-Six is deployed, tasked with stopping any extraterrestrial threat that emerges. --DON’T OVERLOOK-- FANTASTIC FOUR #4, HEROES IN CRISIS #3, MAN-EATERS #3, DIE! DIE! DIE #5, CODA #7, STRANGER THINGS #3 and BLACK PANTHER #6. Brighter than a tangled strand of Christmas lights!
The perfect list of New Comics to be thankful for. --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED— ARCHIE #700 A brand new era of ARCHIE begins in this landmark 700th issue of our flagship series! Join the new creative team of writer Nick Spencer (The Amazing Spider-Man) and artist Marguerite Sauvage (DC's Bombshells) as they take a trip to Riverdale and bring Archie, Betty & Veronica, Jughead, and the rest of the town along for a wild ride complete with new mysteries, new relationships, and much more! SMOOTH CRIMINALS #1 There are certain things Brenda expects to find while hacking: money, secrets, occasional pictures of cats. She is NOT expecting to find a cryogenically frozen master thief from the 60s. Mia is everything Brenda is not-cool, confident, beautiful. And utterly unprepared for the digital age. Despite their differences, the two will need to team up to find out what happened to Mia-and how to pull off the heist of the century. IMMORTAL HULK VOL 01 OR IS HE BOTH You'd never notice the man. He's quiet. Calm. If someone were to shoot him in the head...all he'd do is die. Until night falls - and someone else gets up again. The man's name is Banner. The horror is the Immortal Hulk! As reporter Jackie McGee tries to put together the pieces, Banner treads a lonely path from town to town, finding murder, mystery and tragedy as he goes. And what Banner finds, the Hulk smashes! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— AMERICAN CARNAGE #1 A new, thrilling crime saga from the writer of WILDSTORM: MICHAEL CRAY and the artist of The Old Guard! Disgraced FBI agent Richard Wright is offered a chance for redemption when his old mentor sends him undercover to infiltrate a white supremacist group believed to be responsible for the death of a fellow agent. CRIMSON LOTUS #1 Before she became Lobster Johnson's greatest adversary, the Crimson Lotus was a young girl whose family was caught up in the Russo-Japanese war. Thirty years later, the Lotus exacts her revenge with terrifying international effects, and two spies must try to chase her through China before they become flies in her web. GO-BOTS #1 They say they're here to help us, but are they here to replace us? Go-Bots have changed our way of life. Leader-1 is a self-aware fighter jet on a hostage rescue mission with his partner, Commander Nick Burns. Scooter is the personal transport and best friend to undergrad A.J. Foster. Turbo is Matt Hunter's transforming race car in the hottest sport in America, Go-Bot Racing. Cy-Kill is the champion of the illegal, underground Go-Bot Fighting League. A sophisticated sci-fi epic from the visionary creator that brought you Transformers vs. G.I. JOE. MIDDLEWEST #1 The lands between the coasts are vast, slow to change, and full of hidden magics. Mistakes have been made, and in this new series by Skottie Young and Jorge Corona, an unwitting adventurer searches for answers to quell a coming storm that knows his name. RICK & MORTY PRESENTS PICKLE RICK #1 Rick gets out of some much-needed family therapy time by inventing a fruit gun, which he uses on himself, and things go...poorly. Yes, cucumbers are fruits! Plus, Jaguar's back and he's on a mission to save his daughter. WEB OF VENOM CARNAGE BORN #1 Join DONNY CATES as he continues to snake his tendrils through the VENOM mythos. A cruel cannibal obsessed with death and murder, few mourned Cletus Kasady after he seemingly died in VENOMIZED, but now a cult devoted to the madman has gathered, hoping to resurrect their fallen idol and return his madness to the Marvel Universe... --DON’T OVERLOOK— SHURI #2, EXORSISTERS #2, BATMAN #59, DICK TRACY DEAD OR ALIVE #2, EAST OF WEST #40, WEST COAST AVENGERS #4, JUSTICE LEAGUE #12 and SPIDER-GEDDON #4. Now someone please pass the cranberry sauce!