#NCBD 11/8/17: FCBD's 10 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Nov 08, 2017
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 11/8/17, there's definitely something for everyone: Wonder Woman and her brother meet up, the Rebel Alliance journeys to the shattered planet of Jedha in Star Wars, friendships will shatter in Betty and Veronica, and more!
WONDER WOMAN #34
(W) James Robinson (A) Carlo Pagulayan, Jason Paz (CA) Bryan Hitch
"CHILDREN OF THE GODS" part three! Wonder Woman and her brother, Jason, finally come face-to-face! But after years apart and little knowledge of each other, can the two see eye to eye? Does Jason want anything to do with his divine family? Or does he have another agenda entirely?
TITANS THE LAZARUS CONTRACT HC
(W) Dan Abnett & Various (A) Brett Booth & Various (CA) Ivan Reis
When Deathstroke discovers that Wally West's return holds the key to bringing his son back from the dead, he'll stop at nothing to do just that. Standing in his way? Both the Teen Titans and the Titans! But will the Titans and the Teen Titans be fast enough to stop him from changing the world as we know it? Collects TITANS #11, TEEN TITANS #8, DEATHSTROKE #19-20 and TEEN TITANS: THE LAZARUS CONTRACT SPECIAL #1.
TRANSFORMERS: FIRST STRIKE #1
(W) John Barber (A) Priscilla Tramontano (CA) Sara Pitre-Durocher
Continued from Optimus Prime: First Strike! When a bounty hunter drags one of their own into the wilds of Cybertron, the Revolutionaries join forces with Arcee and pursue! But in the midst of war, can humans and Cybertronians put aside their differences, or has the invasion of Cybertron doomed any chance at peace?
STAR TREK WAYPOINT TP
(W) Dayton Ward & Various (A) Gordon Purcell & Various (CA) Marc Laming
An anthology series that offers every fan a stopping point on the wonderful 50-year Star Trek journey. Reflect on stories of what's come before and look ahead to the next half-century of Trek. Short stories that run the gamut of Star Trek's history, set during the Original Series, The Next Generation, Voyager, Deep Space Nine, Enterprise, and more, featuring all your favorite characters.
PORT OF EARTH #1
(W) Zack Kaplan (A/CA) Andrea Mutti
Imagine if aliens came to Earth not in war or peace, but with a business deal: open up a spaceport here on Earth in exchange for advanced technology. But when our alien visitors break Port restrictions and wreak havoc in our cities, it falls to the newly formed Earth Security Agents to hunt down and safely deport the dangerous rogue aliens back to the Port of Earth. A gritty sci-fi action thriller from new comic book writer ZACK KAPLAN (ECLIPSE) and ANDREA MUTTI (Rebels, Star Wars, Batman Eternal, Prometheus).
(W) Mariko Tamaki (A) Jahnoy Lindsay (CA) Mike Deodato
JEN WALTERS MUST DIE Part 1. The LEADER is back and he's using his gamma-enhanced super-intelligence to strike at She-Hulk! But how do you hurt an almost indestructible She-Hulk? By turning Jen against HERSELF! PLUS: Includes 3 bonus MARVEL PRIMER PAGES!
STAR WARS #38
(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Salvador Larroca (CA) David Marquez
The Rebel Alliance turns its attention to the shattered planet of Jedha! Once the site of great significance to the Jedi, Jedha was left in ruins when the Death Star annihilated the Holy City there. Now, new series writer Kieron Gillen joins artist Salvador Larroca to bring Luke, Leia, Han, and the rest to the remains of the tragic victim of the Empire's fury!
BETTY & VERONICA BY ADAM HUGHES VOLUME 1 TP
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(W) Adam Hughes (A) Adam Hughes & Various (CA) Adam Hughes
Betty and Veronica by Adam Hughes collects legendary artist Adam Hughes' iconic three issue run of the all-new Betty and Veronica comic series! Betty and Veronica are America's sweethearts... until they turn on each other! Friendships will shatter. Cities will burn. Nails will be broken.
KONG ON PLANET OF APES #1
(W) Ryan Ferrier (A) Carlos Magno (CA) Mike Huddleston
The damn dirty crossover event you demanded! Following the events of the first Planet of the Apes film (1968), Dr. Zaius and General Ursus lead a small group of soldiers to the Forbidden Zone to destroy any remaining evidence of Taylor's time among them. To their surprise, they discover... A KONG! Now they must venture to Skull Island with Cornelius and Zira to discover the truth, but they may not survive the deadliest journey of their lives.
CATALYST PRIME ACCELL VOLUME 2 #1
(W) Joe Casey (A) Damion Scott (CA) ChrisCross
New story Arc begins here! Daniel DosSantos is the speedster superhero Accell, but his recent adventures have him shaken to the core, so what's the solution? Go clubbing with the girlfriend! Too bad the supervillain Midnight Blue likes the clubs, too, and she doesn't have patience for any superheroes who choose to step in her direction.
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