#NCBD 5/17/17: FCBD's 10 Comics for New Comic Book Day!

Free Comic Book Day was founded on the belief that there's a comic book perfect for everyone out there! Every Wednesday is New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) in comic book shops, where new comics release hit the shelves of comic book shops for eager fans to pick up and purchase.

We've highlighted ten comics that are perfect recommendations for anyone looking to get into comics!

In this week's list, for books coming out 5/17/17, there's definitely something for everyone: explore an alternate reality in Star Trek TNG Mirror Broken, catch those pesky Yo-Kai in Yo-Kai Watch, party at the Loud House, and more!

What will you be picking up this week? Let us know over Facebook or Twitter!


STARGATE ATLANTIS HEARTS & MINDS #1 LAROCQUE CVR
FEB171120

AMERICAN MYTHOLOGY PRODUCTIONS
(W) Mark L. Haynes, J. C. Vaughn (A/CA) Greg LaRocque
Welcome to a new year of Stargate Atlantis excitement and the beginning of American Mythology's new Stargate comics program featuring the return of fan-favorite artist Greg LaRocque (The Flash) and a special sneak peek at the upcoming Stargate Universe "Back to Destiny" series! Atlantis has returned to the Pegasus Galaxy and the dangers are wilder than ever. Join us on a new story arc as the team discovers the diabolical truth behind the Ancient Janus' master plan. The stakes are higher than ever and the action picks up where the television series left off! Stargate Atlantis Hearts & Minds comes with four variant covers by interior artist Greg LaRocque, Sci-Fi fine artist Dan Parsons, a photo cover, and an exclusive retailer incentive Flashback Photo cover!
  

SOVEREIGNS #1 CVR A SEGOVIA
MAR171617

D. E.
(W) Ray Fawkes, Kyle Higgins (A) Johnny Desjardins, Jorge Fornes (CA) Stephen Segovia
The epic that will redefine the Gold Key heroes continues! The year is 2025, Turok has gone missing and Magnus is good and worried about that. When even a time traveling mission to confer with Doctor Spektor and the creature once known as Solar don't yield any answers, Magnus must brave the unknown to track the missing hero down. Plus: An all-new Magnus backup by Kyle Higgins and Jorge Fornés that sets the stage for next month's big announcement!

TRINITY #9
MAR170345

DC COMICS
(W/A/CA) Francis Manapul
"ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER" part one! The Trinity is trapped in the Justice League Watchtower, and there's a traitor in their midst! No one is what they seem as our heroes fight back against their own home turf!

 

STAR TREK TNG MIRROR BROKEN #1 (OF 6)
MAR170494

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Scott Tipton, David Tipton (A/CA) J. K. Woodward
The Star Trek mini-series event of the year kicks off! Captain Jean-Luc Picard will stop at nothing to get his hands on the Empire's newest warship, the ISS Enterprise, be it lies, deception...or murder. With enemies and allies around every corner, Picard's quest to help the Enterprise and restore the Empire to glory will not be an easy one. Good thing he has a crew onboard who will also stop at nothing to ensure total victory - at any cost.

YO-KAI WATCH #1
FEB170493
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Eric M Esquivel (A) Cory Hamscher (CA) Dono Almara
The hit anime, manga and toy sensation from Japan comes to North American comics! Join Nate and his Yo-Kai, Whisper, as they battle against ill-intentioned Yo-Kai causing terrible trouble in their hometown!
 

SPAWN #1 25TH ANNIVERSARY DIRECTORS CUT CVR A WOOD
MAR170645

IMAGE COMICS
(W/A) Todd McFarlane (CA) Ashley Wood
2017 marks the 25th anniversary of SPAWN, created by TODD McFARLANE. Spawn debuted to the public, selling 1.7 million copies in 1992 and is on track to be the longest running independent comic ever.
  
Director's Cut edition of SPAWN #1 includes:
• Original SPAWN #1 art boards
• Page commentary by TODD McFARLANE.       
• Vintage surprises from the early days of SPAWN
 

GENERATION X #1
MAR170967

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Christina Strain (A) Amilcar Pinna (CA) Terry Dodson
The Xavier Institute for Mutant Education and Outreach has opened its doors and is ready to foster the next generation of heroes and diplomats! But this time around, the X-Men recognize an unfortunate truth: not all mutants are created equal. Some mutants are not made to fight Sentinels or serve as ambassadors on behalf of their kind. Some mutants will just be lucky to survive another day in a world that hates and fears them. And who better to mentor mutantkind's lovable losers than perpetual sidekick Jubilee? But will Jubilee and GENERATION X survive the experience??

LOUD HOUSE GN VOL 01 THERE WILL BE CHAOS
MAR171959

PAPERCUTZ
(W/A/CA) Chris Savino
All-new stories based on Nickelodeon's #1 rated animated series, from show-creator Chris Savino. Ever wonder what it's like having a big family? 11-year-old Lincoln Loud lives with his 10 sisters. The trick to surviving the chaos is to remain calm, cool, and collected. But most importantly for Lincoln, you've got to have a plan. With all the chaos, and craziness, one thing is always for sure: there is never a dull moment in the Loud house! Available in softcover and hardcover editions.

WARHAMMER 40000 DAWN OF WAR III #1 (OF 4) CVR A SVENDSEN
FEB171929

TITAN COMICS
(W) Ryan O'Sullivan (A) Daniel Indro (CA) ØRJAN Svendsen
BASED ON THE MILITARY SCIENCE FICTION REAL-TIME STRATEGY VIDEO GAME SERIES, DAWN OF WAR!

STREET FIGHTER VS DARKSTALKERS #1 (OF 8) CVR A HUANG
FEB172039

UDON ENTERTAINMENT INC
(W) Ken Siu-Chong (A/CA) Edwin Huang
When the World Warriors meet the Night Warriors, they'll raise Hell! These time-tested combatants have met many times in the arcades, but nothing can prepare you for their first action-packed, fan service-fueled comic crossover! Villains will unite, friends will become foes, and the worlds of Street Fighter and Darkstalkers will be changed forever!

Malcolm Dragon fulfills his destiny, and follows in his father's footsteps, joining the Chicago Police Force. Officer Malcolm Dragon's first adventures as he faces off against a host of new foes: Wrath! Rag Doll! Fountainhead! Devil Ray! Tantrum! And the birth of the next generation of Savage Dragon offspring! Collects SAVAGE DRAGON #206-211 - See more at: https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/savage-dragon-legacy-tp#sthash.9W4GYun0.dpuf
Malcolm Dragon fulfills his destiny, and follows in his father's footsteps, joining the Chicago Police Force. Officer Malcolm Dragon's first adventures as he faces off against a host of new foes: Wrath! Rag Doll! Fountainhead! Devil Ray! Tantrum! And the birth of the next generation of Savage Dragon offspring! Collects SAVAGE DRAGON #206-211 - See more at: https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/savage-dragon-legacy-tp#sthash.9W4GYun0.dpuf
Malcolm Dragon fulfills his destiny, and follows in his father's footsteps, joining the Chicago Police Force. Officer Malcolm Dragon's first adventures as he faces off against a host of new foes: Wrath! Rag Doll! Fountainhead! Devil Ray! Tantrum! And the birth of the next generation of Savage Dragon offspring! Collects SAVAGE DRAGON #206-211 - See more at: https://imagecomics.com/comics/releases/savage-dragon-legacy-tp#sthash.9W4GYun0.dpuf

All of these comics are available at your local comic shop! To find a comic shop near you, visit  Comicshoplocator.com!

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