#NCBD 1/24/18: FCBD's 10 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Jan 24, 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 1/24/18, there's definitely something for everyone: Gorilla Grodd is back in The Flash #39, Zodiac has a rematch in The Amazing Spider-Man #794, Quicksilver has a chance at redemption in Avengers #677 and more!
What will you be picking up at the comic shop? Let us know on Facebook or Twitter!
SHERLOCK FRANKENSTEIN & THE LEGION OF EVIL #4
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) David Rubin
Lucy's search for her missing father-the famed super hero the Black Hammer-leads her to his greatest enemy of all: Sherlock Frankenstein!
DOOMSDAY CLOCK #3
(W) Geoff Johns (A/CA) Gary Frank
The story takes a turn in the third chapter of this 12-issue series you never thought you'd see, from writer Geoff Johns and artist Gary Frank.
THE FLASH #39
(W) Joshua Williamson (A/CA) Carmine Di Giandomenico
"The Perfect Storm" part one! In the 700th tale of The Flash, Barry Allen wants to make amends to the people he's hurt, but Gorilla Grodd has other plans! If Grodd's shocking attack on Central City wasn't enough, the reason why-and how it connects to everything The Flash has faced since the Speed Force Storm-will rock our hero to his core...and change everything he thought he knew!
STAR WARS: FORCES OF DESTINY — AHSOKA & PADME
(W) Beth Revis (A/CA) Valentina Pinto
The Star Wars: Forces of Destiny initiative celebrates the inspiring stories of iconic heroes from a galaxy far, far away. 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!
(W) Marjorie M. Liu (A/CA) Sana Takeda
Hugo Award-winning MONSTRESS returns with a new arc and an oversized issue! Maika has spent most of her life learning how to fight, but how will she fare when the only way to save her life...is to make friends? Mature Readers.
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #794
(W) Dan Slott (A) Stuart Immonen (CA) Alex Ross
“THREAT LEVEL RED” Part 1. Nearly one year ago Spider-Man hurled the dangerous madman called Zodiac a full year into the future. In this issue Spidey catches up to him, and Zodiac's had a whole year to prepare for their rematch!
(W) Mark Waid & Various (A) Pepe Larraz (CA) Mark Brooks
No Surrender Part 3. Now On Sale Weekly! Quicksilver flamed out of the Avengers, leaving devastation in his wake. But now that it's all hands on deck, is this his chance at redemption? Or will his hunger to prove himself be his downfall?
GO GO POWER RANGERS #6
(W) Ryan Parrott (A) Dan Mora (CA) Dan Mora, Miguel Mercado
Rita's manipulations begin to turn the Rangers against Zordon as their personal lives deteriorate.
INVADER ZIM #27
(W) Eric Trueheart (A/CA) Maddie C, Fred Stresing
On a search for the rare element Splodium-235, ZIM discovers that deep beneath his own base lies another alien base. And inside it is another alien. And this alien claims he took over the Earth years ago. Is he insane? More importantly, can ZIM steal his supply of Splodium-235 and get out? Or will he keep ZIM in his base forever because... well... he's just so lonely down there?
X-O MANOWAR #11
(W) Matt Kindt (A) Ryan Bodenheim (CA) Lewis LaRosa
Aric of Dacia's bone-crushing climb to the throne of an alien world earned him scores of allies... and a legion of scorned enemies. Now, stripped of his crown and cast out of his kingdom, the man known as X-O Manowar must return to his roots as a sword-wielding warrior of Earth if he is to survive the relentless band of intergalactic bounty hunters that have been hired to kill him cold. But with few places left to turn, could the last Visigoth's best hope be the all-powerful...but insidious... weapon he once swore away: the X-O Manowar armor?