#NCBD 1/3/18: HCF's 5 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Jan 03, 2018
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.
We've highlighted five comics that are perfect recommendations for any Halloween ComicFest fan looking to get into scarier comics!
In this week's list, for books coming out 1/3/18, there's definitely something for everyone: take flight with Babyteeth, Hellboy meets his immortal foe, The Walking Dead enters a New World Order, and more!
(W) Donny Cates (A/CA) Garry Brown
First, there was Clark-a cute baby, for sure...but probably the Antichrist. Then came assassins, and dead exes, and creepy Illuminati groups, and warlocks and super aggressive laser tag. But now, Sadie must face her most terrifying challenge yet: FLYING WITH AN INFANT! (dramatic music cue)
"This book is going to be the most sought after title of 2017" -Rick Shea of Famous Faces & Funnies comic shop
From Donny Cates, the writer of Buzzkill, Paybacks, Redneck and the breakout hit God Country, comes a pulse-pounding new series with art from THE REVISIONIST's Garry Brown!
Koshchei the Deathless #1
(W) Mike Mignola (A) Ben Stenbeck (CA) Mike Mignola
Hellboy's immortal foe!
Sent to kill Hellboy by the Baba Yaga in Darkness Calls, Koshchei the Deathless hinted at a long and tragic life before being enslaved to the Russian witch. Now Koshchei relives every horrible act on his road to immortality and beyond, with none other than Hellboy himself-in Hell.
Mignola returns to Hell and to the bizarre folklore that's filled some of his greatest books, reuniting with one of his favorite collaborators, Ben Stenbeck (Frankenstein Underground, Witchfinder: In The Service of Angels, Baltimore).
The Walking Dead #175
(W) Robert Kirkman (A) Stefano Gaudiano, Cliff Rathburn (CA) Dave Stewart (A/CA) Charlie Adlard
NEW STORY ARC
"NEW WORLD ORDER," Part One
IT'S A WHOLE NEW WORLD.
Goosebumps Monsters At Midnight #2
(W) Jeremy Lambert (A/CA) Chris Fenoglio
Trapped in HorrorLand, sisters Mia and Ginny have no hope of escape... that is until a little Horror named Irk mentions the gate on the other side of the Scream-Park! Only problem is the never-ending nightmares that stand in their way! And did someone say something about a dummy? Oh, sorry! I didn't mean- AAAAAGGHH!
* Age-appropriate spooks, creeps, and things that go bump in the night...for today's generation of kids, discovering Goosebumps for themselves!
* Kids of all ages will enjoy seeing their favorite Goosebumps monsters back for more blood!
* The first part of a new series of Goosebumps stories in three parts!
The Gravediggers Union #3
(W) Wes Craig (A) Toby Cypress, Niko Guardia (A/CA) Wes Craig
What is the key that will release the Dark Gods?
Desperate to prove herself as the true prophet of the apocalypse, Morgan embarks on a darkly mystical journey that may tear her apart. Meanwhile, to find the location of Morgan and the Black Temple, the Gravediggers have to do battle with one of the strangest creatures they've ever encountered: the Yuppie-Vampire!
All of these comics are available at your local comic shop! To find a comic shop near you, visit Comicshoplocator.com!