Starting the New Year off the best way possible—with New Comics! --HIGHLY RECOMMENDED-- CONAN THE BARBARIAN #1 Robert E. Howard's creation returns to Marvel Comics, in an epic tale as only Jason Aaron and Mahmud Asrar could bring you! Conan's travels have brought him to the far reaches of the unkown, from his birthplace in Cimmeria to the kingdom of Aquilonia and all in between. As his fighting prowess allows him to carve his way through life, so too does it attract the forces of death! --NEW TITLES OF NOTE-- WOLVERINE LONG NIGHT #1 Following a string of mysterious deaths in Burns, Alaska, Special Agents Sally Pierce and Tad Marshall arrive to investigate. They soon find there's more going on than meets the eye... Marvel's hit scripted podcast, "Wolverine: The Dark Night," comes to life on the page! Chilling twists and turns, brought to you by the original author of the podcast, Benjamin Percy, and the art talents of Marcio Takara! MAN WITHOUT FEAR #1 Daredevil is gone, but Hell's Kitchen is still a place of heroes and villains. Foggy Nelson, the Defenders, the many loves of Matt Murdock, the Kingpin, and a mysterious Guardian Devil will all learn what it means to live in a world without a Daredevil. And without a Daredevil to protect it, has hell come for his city? Who is The Man Without Fear?! CHAMPIONS #1 The Champions have gone global! The team has seen explosive growth under Ms. Marvel's leadership, with super-powered members ready to answer the call in a dozen different countries. They're saving people and improving lives across the planet while they inspire the next generation... but something sinister lurks beneath the surface of their expanded mission. It's a dark secret that could destroy the team and everything they stand for! --DON’T OVERLOOK-- HEROES IN CRISIS #4, IMMORTAL HULK #11, ARCHIE #701, ACTION COMICS #1006, WALKING DEAD #187 and UMBRELLA ACADEMY HOTEL OBLIVION #4. Here’s hoping your New Year’s Resolutions include plenty of New Comics and Graphic Novels.
It’s the final New Comics week before Christmas? Is it naughty? Or Nice? --NEW TITLES OF NOTE— KLAUS AND CRYING SNOWMAN #1 The best holiday tradition in comics returns in the next chapter of the epic Santa saga by visionary Grant Morrison and Eisner Award-nominated artist Dan Mora! Klaus has to help an absentee dad-turned-snowman make amends before melting away for good. And probably before he's defeated by a pantheon of Norse Gods and their minions. All in a day's work for Santa Claus. SEASONS BEATINGS It's the most wonderful time of the year! And certainly the most eventful, as this cast of Marvel heroes soon find out as they engage in wacky hijinks to save the holiday season! LIVEWIRE #1 Accomplice. Mentor. Savior. And now, Enemy of the State. Seeking to protect other vulnerable super-powered psiots like herself, Livewire plunged the United States into a nationwide blackout with her technopathic abilities, causing untold devastation. After choosing the few over the many, she must now outrun the government she served - and those she once called allies. With the whole world hunting her, what kind of hero will Livewire be...or will she be one at all? BETTY & VERONICA #1 Betty and Veronica go where they've never gone before-their senior year of high school! Only one school year stands between them and freedom, but when the two BFFs think they'll be attending the same college in the fall find out that their plans have changed, their senior year-and their friendship-is put to the test! DEFENDERS BEST DEFENSE The lost Atlanteans. The Train. The bedsheet man. Dead Steve. The Stock Exchange of Souls. Trust us, it all makes sense. In fact, it makes enough sense to destroy our entire solar system... Unless four very different heroes can come together to stop it. FREEDOM FIGHTERS #1 Twenty years after invading and occupying America, Germany wiped out all metahuman resistance, including the original Freedom Fighters. Fast-forward to the present day, and a new team of Freedom Fighters emerges to challenge the Nazi occupation once again. But if they're to have any chance of victory, they're going to need Uncle Sam-who disappeared after his original team was killed. HARDCORE #1 Imagine being able to take over the body of anyone on Earth. Sound crazy? Not for Agent Drake and the Hardcore Program. They can turn any person into a human drone to get to targets that normal soldiers can't. Drake is the best soldier Hardcore has to offer. But when he gets stranded in a body with only 72 hours to discover who's hijacked the Program, he'll have to pull out all the stops against an enemy who could be literally anyone. INFINITY WARS FALLEN GUARDIAN In the stunning climax of INFINITY WARS, one of the Guardians of the Galaxy makes the ultimate sacrifice. Look back at the life of a fallen Guardian and the empty space they leave behind in what's left of the universe. --DON’T OVERLOOK— BATMAN #61, GIDEON FALLS #9, CAPTAIN AMERICA #6, CATWOMAN #6, SPIDER-GEDDON #5, BLACK BADGE #5 and AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #12. Here’s hoping plenty of great comics wind up in your stocking!