Scroll through our recommendations for January 16th's New Comic Book Day, listed below!
This week brings a new series for one of our favorite Avengers, Natasha Romanoff: Black Widow #1! The story starts with Natasha returning from the dead, and that feels like a good enough hook for us!
A few of our favorite titles are returning this week as well, and we can't wait to read the next issues: Black Panther #8, Catwoman #7, Goddess Mode #2, and Ironheart #2!
Each title, listed below in alphabetical order, includes cover art and a brief description. To learn more about each title, click on the cover art image and head over to Previews World!
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Adventure Time: Marcy & Simon #1
(W) Olivia Olson (A) Slimm Fabert (CA) Brittney Williams
• After the events of the Adventure Time series finale, Marceline and Simon have finally reunited! Now together, Simon asks Marceline for help in making amends for his time as Ice King, which leads them, Finn, and Jake to one of the most dangerous places yet...the Nightosphere!
Asgardians of the Galaxy #5
(W) Cullen Bunn (A) Matteo Lolli, Stephanie Hans, Luca Maresca (CA) Dale Keown, Jason Keith
RAGNAROK IS HERE! It's the final battle for Earth as the Asgardians take on Nebula's full armada! But the undead may be the least of their problems. Just want is their supposed ally Loki up to now? Don't miss the end of the first thrilling arc!
Black Panther #8
(W) Ta-Nehisi Coates (A) Kev Walker (CA) Paolo Rivera
"THE INTERGALACTIC EMPIRE OF WAKANDA: THE GATHERING OF MY NAME" Part 2 For years, the Maroons have lain dormant, planning the next stage of their rebellion. At last, it is time to strike - with a treasure hunt for unstable Vibranium! And with the Black Panther once again in their ranks, they're certain of victory. But what will victory cost? When the chips are down, will the Maroons rise to heroism, or are they doomed by the trauma of their past?
Black Widow #1
(W) Jen Soska, Sylvia Soska (A) Flaviano (CA) Clayton Crain
...AND HELL FOLLOWED WITH HER. Natasha Romanoff was trained to kill. For years now she's tried to overcome that programming, to side with the angels...to be a hero. And where'd that get her? Killed. By one of the few true friends she allowed herself to have. Now she's back from the dead, angry as hell and finding those better angels harder and harder to hear. Jen and Sylvia Soska - the Twisted Twins of horror - join rising artist Flaviano to weave a web of vice, violence and vengeance that will net Natasha the biggest bad men she's ever faced...or put her back in the ground for good.
(W) Joélle Jones (A) Fernando Blanco, Elena Casagrande (CA) Joélle Jones
What's a cat burglar to do? When things went bad for her in Gotham, Selina Kyle picked up stakes and moved to set up a new life in Villa Hermosa. Things went about as well as they could for an international super-criminal, particularly now that Catwoman has established herself as a major player in her new town. Too bad the past always has a way of catching up with you. Gotham comes to Catwoman in the form of the Penguin, fresh from his most recent tussle with Batman, and he's not just looking to horn in on Selina's new scheme; he comes bearing hot goss about everything-and everyone-Selina tried to leave behind.
Deadly Class #36
(W) Rick Remender (A/CA) Wesley Craig
NEW STORY ARC
"NEVER GO BACK," Part One (of Five) Before Marcus can return to class he has to go on a different kind of journey. One fueled by regret, sorrow, and peyote. Only when he's faced the demons that lurk within his own soul can he hope to stand toe-to-toe with Master Lin and make good on his vow to bring an end to Kings Dominion forever.
Electric Warriors #3
(W) Steve Orlando (A/CA) Travel Foreman
The revolution starts now! Inceptor accidentally digs too far into the memories of the Electric Warrior from Gil'Dishpan and uncovers a conspiracy at the heart of the Covenant. The planet games are meant to bring profit and keep the various peoples across the galaxies in check, rather than encourage peace and cooperation. If Inceptor can convince the other Warriors of what he's learned, it might just spark the revolution that will free a galaxy.
(W) Greg Pak (A) Dan McDaid (CA) Lee Garbett
With the Unificators closing in, Mal and Zoe must take some big risks to try to throw the enemy off their scent, as the crew of the Serenity start to grapple with the fact that their captain and first mate might not be who they say they are.
Goddess Mode #2