Scroll through our recommendations for November 7th's New Comic Book Day, listed below!
We have a bunch of new series beginning this week that we are really excited about! First up is Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor #1. This has an amazing cover by one of our favorite artists Babs Tarr and follows the adventures of the new female Doctor! To celebrate the 13th doctor this series is also being released with 13 special edition variant covers!
Next up is Empty Man #1! A new series from Cullen Bunn, author of the current series Bone Parish! This series is about a woman who has been infected with a new disease sweeping the nation and the story of her family keeping her out of the government quarantines, where those who enter the quarantine are never seen or heard from again. Bunn does a great job with horror comics and we're excited for this new story.
The X-Men Universe is expanding again this week with the new series, Typhoid Mary X-Men #1. Typhoid Mary has returned to Hell's Kitchen and has taken over the neighborhood's psychiatric hospital, and is wreaking havoc on the neighborhood with her unique telekinetic abilities!
Scroll through our recommendations for November 7th's New Comic Book Day, listed below! Scroll down to see cover art and read brief descriptions from the publishers (titles listed in alphabetical order). To learn more about each title, click on the cover art image and head to Previews World.
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JUL181507 (W) Marguerite Bennett (CA) Marcelo Maiolo (A/CA) Rafael de Latorre WAR! As Sandor and the Animals assault the Walled City from without, Jesse begins her campaign of sabotage from within to burn the Walled City to the ground...
Asgardians of the Galaxy #3
SEP180950 (W) Cullen Bunn (A) Matteo Lolli (CA) Dale Keown
SEP180143 (W) Sam Humphries (A/CA) Jen Bartel The Great Beast has kidnapped Nina's sister and the only way to find her is to follow a trail of magic gems, hidden symbols, and a handsome stranger. Can he put Nina onto the trail of the mystic creature she's after?
Border Town #3
SEP180458 (W) Eric M Esquivel (A/CA) Ramon Villalobos The crazy old lady known only as La Curandera tells a tale that begins 500 years ago in the Aztec Empire at the peak of its strength and ends in her dirty little Arizona gift shop with four kids and a wayward Chupacabra, all of whom are meant to save the world from an ancient evil. Alas, it's a school night. But our heroes defy their destinies at tremendous cost when a new and yet very familiar foe is revealed.
SEP180893 (W) Jim Zub (A) Max Dunbar (CA) Sean Izaakse • In a world of magic and glory, the Champions can take hold of what they desire, but not without a price... • Plus, how can Snowguard protect the North, when she's not even on planet Earth?
SEP180151 (W) Christopher Sebela (A/CA) Ro Stein, Ted Brandt Following their move into (much) closer quarters, Charlie and Vita get to know each other better. But the results might be more disastrous than the incompetent crowdfunded gunmen hunting them across Los Angeles. As Vita struggles with the fallout of losing her only sense of security, Charlie looks for a way to slip free of her leash, placing her directly in the crosshairs of Trotter, who's hoping his hugest kill yet will launch him back to the top of death charts.
Doctor Who: The Thirteenth Doctor #1
AUG182221 (W) Jody Houser (A) Rachael Stott, Enrica Eren Angiolini (CA) Babs Tarr The Doctor regenerates into her most thrilling incarnation yet - played by Jodie Whittaker, and traveling alongside three brand new companions: Graham (Bradley Walsh), Yasmin (Mandip Gill), and Ryan (Tosin Cole)! Experience mind-blowing challenges and dynamic adventures through time and space - right alongside the Doctor and her friends!
Doctor Who: The Women Who Lived (Hardcover)
FEB188707 (W) Christel Dee, Simon Guerrier From Sarah Jane Smith to Bill Potts, from Susan Foreman to the thirteenth Doctor, women are the beating heart of Doctor Who. Whether they're facing down Daleks or thwarting a Nestene invasion, these women don't hang around waiting to be rescued; they roll their sleeves up and get stuck in. Scientists and soldiers, queens and canteen workers, they don't let anything hold them back. Featuring historical women such as Agatha Christie and Queen Victoria alongside fan favorites like Rose Tyler and Missy, The Women Who Lived tells the stories of women throughout space and time. Beautifully illustrated by a team of all-female artists, this collection of inspirational tales celebrates the power of women to change the universe.
Empty Man #1
SEP181295 (W) Cullen Bunn (A) Jesus Hervas (CA) Vanesa R. Del Rey Horror sensation Cullen Bunn (Harrow County, Bone Parish) returns to the world of Empty Man with artist Jesús Hervás (Lucas Stand, Clive Barker's Hellraiser) in this new ongoing series. The nation is in the grip of a terrible pandemic. The so-called Empty Man disease causes insanity and violence. Government quarantines are mandatory. One of the afflicted is Melissa Kerry, and the next step should be to quarantine her-but those who enter quarantine are never seen again. Melissa's family won't let that happen. All they have to do is care for her, keep her worsening condition a secret-and they'll do anything, trust anyone, to keep her safe.
Giant Days #44
SEP181327 (W) John Allison (A/CA) Max Sarin Esther becomes fixated on Valentine's Day as a marker of her romantic failure, and decides to fully activate her full drama field for the first time in a long time, in an attempt to "Win Big At Love". It's going to go great.
Harley Quinn #53
SEP180480 (W) Sam Humphries (A) Lucas Werneck (CA) Guillem March Harley and failed Female Fury Petite Tina go road-tripping! With their lives a roaring dumpster fire, Harley and Tina decide to get out of town for a mini-vacay, and wind up driving each other crazy instead. An unplanned detour leads them to run afoul of a new baddie called Minor Disaster, whose so-called "Disaster Dial" only causes small calamities such as texting your ex and pooping your pants. Harley and Tina must now put their differences aside to stop Minor Disaster before she spells disaster for them both!
SEP180960 (W) Sina Grace (A) Nathan Stockman (CA) W. Scott Forbes AND HIS AMAZING FRIENDS! • Guest-starring Spider-Man and Firestar! • Iceman is on a blind date...but what's a super hero date without a mad villain to crash it? • What's Iceman to do but call...his Amazing Friends?!
Jim Henson's Beneath the Dark Crystal #4
SEP181318 (W) Adam Smith (A) Alexandria Huntington (CA) Benjamin Dewey Thurma and Nita must travel deep into Mithra to learn from a mysterious figure of their world's past. Meanwhile, Kensho's time in a local village opens his eyes to something that may change Thra forever.
Justice League #11
SEP180414 (W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Francis Manapul "DROWNED EARTH" part two! The Justice League is scattered across the Seven Seas, pursued by the Ocean Lords and their army of alien mercenaries and constantly at risk of turning into fish monsters. You know, just a day at the beach. Their only hope lies in the crippled Aquaman, who believes the road to victory lies in unleashing equally vengeful gods on Earth's oceans. Meanwhile, Batman guards the Totality in the sunken Hall of Justice, where no one can attack him...or can they?
Mend: A Story of Divorce (Graphic Novel)
SEP182108 (W) Sophia Recca (A) Garry Leach Sophia, the fourteen-year-old author and protagonist, tells the heart-wrenching story of her parents' divorce. She was just eleven years old, happy and enjoying life with her mom, dad, and little brother in Las Vegas, Nevada. Unexpectedly, one night, a violent argument disrupted her sleep and shattered her life. The next morning, her parents told her the dreaded news - they were getting divorced. Her dad was moving to California, while Sophia and her brother would stay with their mom. First, she blamed herself. But then, she remembered a note a teacher once wrote on her report card, and was inspired to focus on bringing both parents back into her life. Even if they could not be under the same roof, she thought, they could still share in caring for her and her brother. The book includes helpful advice for parents, as well as a special Teacher's Corner page.
Moth & Whisper #3
SEP181397 (W) Ted Anderson (A/CA) Jen Hickman Everyone knows the two greatest thieves in the city are the Moth and the Whisper, but few know that they're missing. And what nobody knows is that the new Moth and Whisper are actually one person pretending to be both of them: Niki, their teenage child.
With the help of an unexpected ally, Niki gets closer to Wolfe than ever. But they have no idea what's in store for them-and what they don't know will end up hurting them...
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic #72
SEP180667 (W) Thom Zahler (A/CA) Agnes Garbowska Applejack looks to recreate a famous pie recipe that has been lost to her family for ages! The quest will reveal family secrets and some very unusual ingredients! A heartwarming tale of coming together over food and family!
Outer Darkness #1
SEP180026 (W) John Layman (A/CA) Afu Chan Sci-fi and horror collide in this new series from the co-creator of CHEW!
Mankind has colonized the galaxy, but during our interstellar travels, we discovered a terrifying secret out in the Outer Darkness of space. Join Captain Joshua Rigg and the crew of the starship Charon as they encounter demonic possessions, hauntings, cosmic horror, and more!
SEP180199 (W) Jordie Bellaire (A/CA) Vanesa R. Del Rey In the present, we must delve into Ro's past and she must decide if she can stand the burdens of her father, The Devil. Meanwhile, Casper and Nancy are getting closer to vengeance and closer to each other... only Nancy is just scratching the surface of what's underneath it all.
SEP180930 (W) Rainbow Rowell (A/CA) Kris Anka • Nico's magic has always been painful - an inheritance from her parents she had to hurt herself to use. • At last, she learns the shocking source of the Staff of One's power, and things will never be the same. • There's a battle on the horizon. Will the Runaways still have a sorcerer on their side?
SEP181308 (W) Delilah Dawson (A) Matias Basla (CA) Miguel Mercado Trapped in the beautiful, deadly world of Faerie, Art realizes that there is only one way out. To survive, she has to fight. To escape, she has to win.
SEP180876 (W) Christos Gage (A) Carlo Barberi (CA) Jorge Molina REVENGE OF THE SPIDER-VERSE! • One SUPERIOR SPIDER is willing to do whatever it takes to defeat the Inheritors! • Will Miles and his team have to stop him before he goes TOO FAR? • Stand together or fall separately - isn't that how it goes?
Star Wars #56
SEP180979 (W) Kieron Gillen (A) Andrea Broccardo (CA) Jamal Campbell "THE ESCAPE" BEGINS! • After the disaster of "HOPE DIES," our heroes are on the run. • Can they escape the patrols? No. They're trapped on a distant world. • Where have they been abandoned? How can they possibly survive?
Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy (Hardcover)
AUG181777 (W) Amy Radcliffe The women of the Star Wars galaxy drive its stories and saga forward at every level. This beautifully illustrated, fully authorized book profiles 75 fascinating female characters from across films, fiction, comics, animation, and games. Featuring Leia Organa, Rey, Ahsoka Tano, Iden Versio, Jyn Erso, Rose Tico, Maz Kanata, and many more, each character is explored through key story beats, fresh insights, and behind-the-scenes details by author Amy Ratcliffe. Also showcasing more than 100 all-new illustrations by a dynamic range of female and non-binary artists, here is an inspiring celebration of the characters that help create a galaxy far, far away.
Steven Universe Harmony #4
SEP181342 (W) Shane-Michael Vidaurri (A) Mollie Rose (CA) Marguerite Sauvage With the Harmony Core subduing more and more of Beach City, Steven and the remaining Crystal Gems must find a solution-and fast!
Typhoid Fever X-Men #1
SEP180860 (W) Clay Chapman (A) Will Robson (CA) R. B. Silva • TYPHOID MARY has returned to Hell's Kitchen and taken over the neighborhood's psychiatric hospital, overwhelming Manhattan's most dangerous neighborhood with her unique telekinetic abilities. • When mutants and humans alike get caught in the crossfire, the X-Men have no choice but to intervene... only to square off against THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN?!
Umbrella Academy: Hotel Oblivion #2
SEP180251 (W) Gerard Way (A) Nick Filardi (A/CA) Gabriel Ba As big-business interests close in on the overgrown adolescents of the Umbrella Academy, unlikely alliances are formed and two brothers™ head into deep space. Also: Ballroom dancing! A Magic Eightball! Cowboys! Dollhouses! And more . . . !
United States Vs. Murder Inc. #3
SEP180527 (W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Michael Avon Oeming When the president of the United States puts her foot down against the five families, they task newly made Valentine Gallo and Jagger Rose to "take care of things." That sounds like trouble to us! In an alternative history set in a world where the five families of Murder, Inc. never gave up power, this sexy crime thriller takes you somewhere you've never seen in comics.
The Wicked + The Divine: Funnies #1 (One Shot)
SEP180061 (W) Kieron Gillen, Chip Zdarsky, Kate Leth, Larissa Zageris, Kitty Curran (A) Hamish Steele, Erica Henderson, Chip Zdarsky, Margaux Saltel, Larissa Zageris, Kitty Curran (CA) Jamie McKelvie Every ninety years gods are reborn as dogs. They are good dogs. They are very good dogs. In two years, they may have learned how to sit, which is one of several (count 'em!) stories in this special. As THE WICKED + THE DIVINE prepares for its final arc, we invite a bunch of friends over, pass out the fizzy pop and sherbet and have a lovely time. Join us!
AUG180302 (W) Caitlin Kittredge (A/CA) Roberta Ingranata "GOOD INTENTIONS," Part Three While Alex and an unlikely ally try to get inside N-GEN, Johnny's mysterious employer, Alex must also deal with the fallout of Legion's demise as a host of demons vie for supremacy in NYC.
SEP180974 (W) Mariko Tamaki (A) Georges Duarte (CA) Ashley Witter BACK TO SCHOOL? Laura and Gabby go undercover as teacher and student to uncover a deadly secret. Will Gabby be teacher's pet? Will Jonathan?
X-Men Red #10
SEP180973 (W) Tom Taylor (A) Paolo Villanelli (CA) Jenny Frison In the aftermath of a showdown between Jean Grey and Cassandra Nova, the rules have changed - and the battle is nowhere near over! It's all hands on deck as the building wave of hatred against mutants crashes down on the X-Men!