#NCBD 1/10/18: FCBD's 10 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Jan 10, 2018
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 1/10/18, there's definitely something for everyone: Vanessa Kapatelis targets her idol in Wonder Woman #38, an exciting weekly series starts with Star Wars: Forces Of Destiny — Rey, the Earth has been stolen in Avengers #675, and more!
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WONDER WOMAN #38
(W) James Robinson (A) Emanuela Lupacchino (CA) Paul Renaud
"SWAN'S SONG" part one! Vanessa Kapatelis thought the world of Wonder Woman-nobody had treated her with more kindness after the accident that shattered her life. But tragedy wasn't finished with Vanessa...and she's come to believe that the woman she trusted most is the author of everything that happened to her!
HARLEY QUINN VOLUME 4: SURPRISE SURPRISE TP
(W) Amanda Conner & Various (A) John Timms & Various (CA) Amanda Conner
Harley has faced every challenge even she could possibly imagine, but can she survive... a visit from her parents?! Harley's gang of misfits must be on their best behavior when the Quinzels come to Coney Island. Plus, Harley's entire cast of crazy characters comes together to celebrate the birthday of cyborg senior citizen Sy Borgman... but is there actually a bigger secret behind this gathering? Collects the lead stories from issues #22-27 plus the HARLEY QUINN 25TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL #1!
STAR WARS: FORCES OF DESTINY — REY
(W) Jody Houser (A/CA) Arianna Florean
Star Wars Adventures has joined the festivities with an exciting weekly series of comic books that explores all corners of the Star Wars universe, showing how choices both big and small ultimately shape the destinies of beloved characters, such as Princess Leia, Rey, Padme, Ahsoka, and Hera along with your soon-to-be favorites from The Last Jedi, Rose and Paige!
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES #78
(W) Tom Waltz, Kevin Eastman (A/CA) Damian Couceiro
"Invasion of the Triceratons," Part 3 of 5. As all sides of the conflict make plans for the final battle, a surprise character returns to make amends!
(W) Mark Waid & Various (A) Pepe Larraz (CA) Mark Brooks
The Earth has been STOLEN! The sky burns while mysterious cosmic objects crash down from above, wreaking havoc across the world! The Avengers are the last line of defense between Earth and the mysterious forces threatening to tear it apart. It's time to ASSEMBLE!
MARVEL’S BLACK PANTHER PRELUDE TP
Wakanda. The most technologically advanced nation in the world - and protected by the mighty Black Panther! Now, learn how T'Challa became the legendary hero of his homeland in an all-new tale set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe! See how the mantle was passed to the future king at a time when super heroes were just emerging in the larger world. But can the new monarch defeat the merciless mercenary Zanda? Plus: Classic Panther tales by all-time great creators! Collecting Marvel's Black Panther Prelude #1-2, Jungle Action (1972) #6-7, Black Panther (2005) #2, Black Panther (2016) #1 and material from Black Panther (1998) #19.
MECH CADET YU VOLUME 1: DISCOVER NOW TP PX
(W) Greg Pak (A) Takeshi Miyazawa (CA) Takeshi Miyaza
Once a year, giant robots from outer space come to Earth and bond with young cadets from the elite Sky Corps Academy to defend the world from the terrifying aliens known as the Sharg. It's a great honor to be chosen, but this year...well, the wrong kid was picked. Greg Pak (Totally Awesome Hulk) and Takeshi Miyazawa (Ms. Marvel) team up for an action-packed adventure perfect for fans of Amadeus Cho and Pacific Rim! Collects issues #1-4.
WWE ROYAL RUMBLE 2018 SPECIAL #1
(W) Ryan Ferrier & Various (A) Kendall Goode & Various (CA) Xermanico
Every January, Royal Rumble takes the world by storm in a battle royale free-for-all in one of the most celebrated annual events. Featuring "The Debut of AJ Styles," written by WWE Superstar AJ Styles and Michael Kingston (Headlocked)! From Ric Flair winning his first rumble to Shawn Michaels going the distance after teetering on the edge, we're packing this special with the greatest hits throughout Royal Rumble history. Featuring an all-new story from WWE Superstar "The Phenomenal" AJ Styles!
NINJAK VS VU #1
(W) Eliot Rahal (A) Joe Bennett (CA) Mico Suayan
A First-Of-Its-Kind Comic Book Experience! Watch the upcoming live-action digital promotion coming this winter - then jump headlong into the fight-fueled showdown of the century as acclaimed writer Eliot Rahal (The Doorman) and red-hot artist Joe Bennett (Teen Titans, Deathstroke) as they reveal the full scope and adrenaline-drenched intensity of...Ninjak Vs. The Valiant Universe! Colin King is Ninjak, MI-6's deadliest intelligence operative and weapons expert. When the ruthless assassin Roku exploits his greatest weakness, Ninjak will be forced to betray his closest allies. Now, on the run, he must face off against the most powerful heroes known to man for a high-octane, take-no-prisoners trial by fire more perilous and more unpredictable than any he's faced before.
SPONGEBOB COMICS #76
UNITED PLANKTON PICTURES
(W) Jay Lender & Various (A) Gregg Schigiel, Stephanie Yue (CA) Gregg Schigiel
"Untidaled," Part 1 of 2! All the water in Bikini Bottom is being sucked away to parts unknown, and SpongeBob, Mr. Krabs, and Sandy must help its denizens survive the onslaught of air-and then set out across the muddy flats to bring the ocean back! Finally, a sort of reverse, right-side-up "Poseidon Adventure" with talking animals!