Remember last week when there were no new #1’s? That is NOT the case this week. At all. There are SIXTEEN new #1’s releasing this Wednesday.
--NEW BOOKS OF NOTE-- SONJAVERSAL #1 THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT COMIC BOOK TO EVER COME OUT IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD. Starring: RED Sonja, BLUE Sonja, GREEN Sonja, ORANGE Sonja, SAINT Sonja, HELL Sonja, and MANY, MANY, MANY MORE! An evil god punishes Sonja's across dimensions. What's the punishment? SONJA'S MUST KILL OTHER SONJA'S. The battle for SONJA SUPREMACY BEGINS IN THE EVENT OF 2021! FEAR CASE #1 A no-nonsense Secret Service agent and his new-age partner investigate a mysterious box known as the "Fear Case," which has appeared throughout history at sites of disaster and tragedy. Whoever comes into possession of this case must pass it on within three days or face deadly consequences. The agents must track down this Fear Case while staying one step ahead of a psychotic cult and the otherwordly forces behind the Case's existence. A new, horrific detective series by Matt Kindt and Tyler Jenkins! LUNA #1 Teresa, who's plagued by prophetic dreams that connect her to something powerful, something...divine, fatefully crosses paths with the Family of the Sun. She believes them to be exactly what anyone else in the late '60s would expect - a hippie cult whose leader claims to have met the divine. But secret blood rituals, powerful drugs and sex runneth amok will bring Teresa face-to-face with the truth about the Family, herself and the dark secret behind her dreams. By Maria Llovet. STAR WARS HIGH REPUBLIC ADVENTURES #1 All-ages adventures tying into the larger High Republic story! Flaming destruction is coming to Trymant IV! A remnant of the Hyperspace Disaster appears in the sky, and Zeen and her best friend Krix have only minutes to get to the Elders of the Path and find safety! Meanwhile, Master Yoda, Master Baro, and a group of Padawans are racing towards the disaster for a daring rescue mission. DEEP BEYOND #1 In an underpopulated future Earth, devastated by the dire consequences of the millennium bug, the survival of mankind - and, maybe, of the planet itself - is handled by a small number of people. Talented scientists who, despite the adverse situation and the stupid feuds that continue to divide the small number of people still alive, try to understand and study what is hidden in the depths of the abyss. Something mysterious and dangerous, which could eventually cause an even worse and more destructive catastrophe! Written by Mirka Andolfo. MANIAC OF NEW YORK #1 Maniac Harry is inhuman, unkillable and unstoppable. Which is why the authorities' solution has been to ignore him, and let New Yorkers adapt to a world where death can strike at any moment. When Maniac Harry starts killing his way through the subway system, trauma-haunted political aide Gina Greene and disgraced NYPD detective Zelda Pettibone become determined to go rogue and destroy him. But how can they fight a monster when they can't fight City Hall? REDEMPTION #1 The dusty desert town of Redemption survived the apocalypse but is hanging on by a thread. A despot rules the town with an iron fist and controls its most precious resource: water. When that strongman marks her mother for death, young Rose Obregon ventures into the perilous wasteland to seek the help of the legendary gunslinger Cat Tanner, only to discover that the so-called "Butcher" is long retired.
--DON’T OVERLOOK-- FIRE POWER #8, AVENGERS #42, HELLBLAZER RISE AND FALL #3, IMMORTAL HULK #43, and FUTURE STATE WONDER WOMAN #2!
SIXTEEN new #1’s. Thanks for making weekly spending budgets impossible, comics!
Whoa… outside of Future State books, there are NO new #1’s this week—must be January! But there are 4 X-Books to pick up the slack!
--DON’T OVERLOOK-- X-MEN #17 When the Shi'ar Empire asks the X-Men for help, Cyclops, Storm and Marvel Girl answer the call. DEPARTMENT OF TRUTH #5 WHAT is Black Hat? WHO is the mysterious man pulling its strings? WHY is he in Cole Turner's apartment? The first arc of the smash-hit new series from JAMES TYNION IV (Batman) & MARTIN SIMMONDS (Dying is Easy) comes to a dramatic conclusion, as Cole questions whether or not he's on the right side of the War for the Truth! SOMETHING IS KILLING CHILDREN #14 To save the town, Erica must take on the brood of monsters on her own. And Tommy is faced with a decision that means life or death. STRANGE ADVENTURES #8 The battle against the Pykkts continues! The Justice League has scattered across the Earth, pushing back the marauders wherever they appear. Even Mr. Terrific takes a break from investigating Adam Strange’s alleged war crimes to land a punch or two in their stupid alien faces. But Adam Strange has made his decision: to save Rann at any price—even if that price is the Earth itself! AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #58 One era of Nick Spencer's run comes to a shocking end this issue... But the seeds that he's planted along the way for the next start to bloom. Don't miss this pivotal issue! DAREDEVIL #26 Matt faces a darkness unlike any before. Meanwhile, ELEKTRA may be in over her head for the first time in her life. DAREDEVIL must find the strength to continue the fight as all hell breaks loose. A King in Black tie-in.
Now that we can all breathe a little easier, we can use this calm to read more comics!
Look! New Comics and Graphic novels! The perfect distraction!
--NEW BOOKS OF NOTE-- ABBOTT 1973 #1 Detroit is days away from the historic election of a Black candidate as their new Mayor, but a vicious new group has emerged to destroy him. That means hard hitting journalist Elena Abbott, who discovers the group's connection to a dangerous dark magic, has been targeted for certain death - unless she embraces her true power as the Lightbringer to save her city. CRIMSON FLOWER #1 From Matt Kindt and Matt Lesniewski comes a brand-new, mind-altering journey through Russian folk tales, trained assassins, and government conspiracies. After losing her family in a violent home invasion, a woman uses folk tales to cope. In a blood-soaked journey toward revenge, she tracks down the man responsible for her family's deaths, only to discover a startling government plot-to weaponize folk tales and use them to raise children into super assassins. FUTURE STATE IMMORTAL WONDER WOMAN #1 The Undoing are coming. Long past the Age of Heroes, few of Diana Prince’s friends survive, and most of her sisters have passed as well. As an immortal goddess, this is her lot. But then, a threat appears that even the mighty Darkseid can’t handle—and it’s up to Wonder Woman to take on the battle! FUTURE STATE NIGHTWING #1 Batman is gone! Now, Nightwing has taken on the mission of keeping the citizens of Gotham City safe from the Magistrate. But to do that, he’ll have stay one step ahead of the Magistrate! And you know things have gotten bad in Gotham when the safest place for Dick to hide out is the abandoned Arkham Asylum! I BREATHED A BODY #1 It's The Social Network meets Hellraiser. When the world's biggest influencer posts something irredeemably horrific online, the world changes in an instant. Now it's up to his social media manager, Anne Stewart, to fan the flames of outrage and create a sensationalist campaign that rewrites the rules of "banned content." Thus begins a carnival of lust, revulsion, desire, and disgust - all for viral videos. IRON FIST HEART OF DRAGON #1 Someone is killing the ancient dragons that power the HEAVENLY CITIES, and only IRON FIST and the DEADLY WEAPONS can stop them...if they can discover who they are in time! Zombie armies, mystical portals, dragon hearts, some of the Marvel Universe's deadliest fighters all converge in one action-packed extravaganza. Written by Larry Hama with, hopefully, passable art. MAESTRO WAR AND PAX #1 The man once known as the Hulk is now neither man, nor Hulk - call him only THE MAESTRO! After deposing Dystopia's ancient ruler, the Maestro sets his sights even bigger. It's time the entire planet Earth recognized their one true god! But the Maestro isn't the only immortal left...and if he wants to truly dominate the planet, he'll have to face the most powerful beings in creation! RAIN LIKE HAMMERS #1 From Brandan Graham! Eugene is a new inhabitant of Elephant, a walking city on the desert world of Crown Majesty. Far from friends and family, he spends most of his time navigating melancholy daydreams, toying with alien technology, and researching the best places to find high-quality fast food. At best, his life is lonely and monotonous-but all of that changes when a mysterious force begins destroying Crown Majesty's walking cities!
--DON’T OVERLOOK-- STILLWATER #5, BATMAN CATWOMAN #2, KING IN BLACK #3, DCEASED DEAD PLANET #7, AMERICAN RONIN #4, AVENGERS #41 and BARBALIEN RED PLANET #3.