#NCBD 11/29/17: FCBD's 10 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Nov 29, 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 11/29/17, there's definitely something for everyone: Batman goes back in time, Star Trek explores new corners of the universe, John Wick makes the jump from the silver screen, Jim Henson's Labyrinth makes a comeback, and more!
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BATMAN ANNUAL #2
(W) Tom King (A) Lee Weeks, Michael Lark (CA) Lee Weeks
Travel back in time with us to see the early days of the Bat and the Cat. What was Bruce and Selina's first date? How did this rivalry blossom into romance, and then go right back to
being a rivalry again? Tom King reteams with his BATMAN/ELMER FUDD collaborator Lee Weeks to show us a little young love with capes and cowls. And a little crimefighting, too.
STAR TREK: DISCOVERY #1
(W) Mike Johnson, Kirsten Beyer (A/CA) Tony Shasteen
Warp into adventure with this new comic book series that ties into the new Star Trek television show premiering in late September on CBS All Access in the U.S., the Space channel in Canada and Netflix throughout the rest of the world! Details remain secretive so we can't show you covers yet, but we can tell you that you won't want to miss this very special KLINGON-centric series. Be prepared for action, adventure, and Star Trek at its best!
X-MEN BLUE #16
(W) Cullen Bunn (A) Thony Silas (CA) Arthur Adams
CROSS TIME CAPERS Part 1. What do you get you get when you mix five time-displaced teens, a time machine and one fractured timeline? You get Jean Grey, Scott Summers, Bobby Drake, Hank McCoy and Warren Worthington III - impromptu time cops!
JIM HENSON LABYRINTH 2017 SPECIAL #1
(W) Adam Smith & Various (A) Jared Cullum & Various (CA) Derek Kirk Kim
Celebrate Jim Henson's Labyrinth with an all-new collection of short stories celebrating the various characters and creatures from the world of Labyrinth. Includes the never-before-told story of how Sir Didymus met his trusted steed Ambrosius. Also includes the story of a goblin running late to the famous "Dance Magic Dance" sequence from the film.
JOHN WICK #1
(W) Greg Pak (A/CA) Giovanni Valletta
John Wick: Book Of Rules Part One. When a young John Wick emerges from prison and embarks upon his first, epic vendetta, he comes up against a strange, powerful community of assassins and must learn how to master the Book of Rules that guides their lethal business. What are the Three Bills? Who is Calamity? And who was John Wick before he became the Baba Yaga? Here for the first time, read the thrilling origin story of John Wick, from "Planet Hulk" writer Greg Pak and "Dark Horse Presents" artist Giovanni Valletta.
CATALYST PRIME: KINO #1
(W) Joe Casey (A/CA) Jefte Palo
Major Alistair Meath of Britain's Royal Air Force sacrificed his life to save Earth from an approaching asteroid on the night of "The Event". Seven months later, Meath has resurfaced as the colorful, kinetic energy-powered superhero KINO, but something is very wrong with the world. Britain's MI6 is on the hunt for Meath, and the terrible secret behind his return is revealed in this mindbending thriller within the Catalyst Prime Universe.
RICK & MORTY #32
(W) Pamela Ribon (A) Erica Hayes (CA) CJ Cannon, Katy Farina
Special guest issue written by Pamela Ribon and illustrated by Erica Hayes (Rick and Morty storyboard artist)! Picking up after the events of "Raising Gazorpazorp," Summer is in possession of a brand-new pink spaceship. After triggering the ship's AI, Summer grows closer and closer with the ship, embarking on amazing adventures together. But there's such a thing as too close.
DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR THREE #12
(W) Rob Williams, Alex Paknadel (A) Ivan Rodriguez, J.B. Bastos (CA) Simon Myers, Rachael Smith
The Eleventh Doctor's Third Year is nearly at an end! With all the Sapling has learned and experienced alongside its Dzparentsdz. Can it avoid becoming the genocidal weapon it was born to be?
STREET FIGHTER RELOADED #1
(W) Ken Siu-Chong (A) Arnold Tsang & Various (CA) Joe Madureira
Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Street Fighter, UDON's very first comic story returns as a value-priced 6-issue mini-series! See how Ryu, Guile, Ken, and Chun-li first began their journeys to becoming true World Warriors! Reprints Street Fighter #1 (2003).