#NCBD 2/28/18: FCBD's 10 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Feb 28, 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 2/28/18, there's definitely something for everyone: Rupert Giles is back in high schoolin BTVS Season 11 Giles #1, Goodfellas meets Freaky Friday in the Crosswinds Volume 1 TP, Spider-Man takes the fight directly to the Tinkerer in Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man #300, and more!
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BTVS SEASON 11 GILES #1
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Christos N. Gage (A) Rebekah Isaacs (CA) Steve Morris
From Joss Whedon and Erika Alexander comes a series that returns Buffy's Rupert Giles to high school! But this time-as a grown man living in a teenage body-Giles will be a student instead of a teacher. At an inner-city LA-area school, when a mystical influence is detected and teachers start to go missing, Giles enrolls to investigate. What he finds is more than vampires and demons; something unusual and frightening is happening here. If Giles can get through one day as a student, he'll have a chance to find out who, what, and where-but high school is still hell, y'all.
WONDER WOMAN #41
(W) James Robinson (A) Stephen Segovia (CA) Fernando Pasarin
"AMAZONS ATTACKED" part one! The Gods separated Themyscira from the world for a good reason: it serves as the prison for the God of War, and the most powerful army ever created stands guard around him! So what happens when the greatest evil in the universe decides he wants that army for himself?
G.I. JOE VS SIX MILLION DOLLAR MAN #1
(W) Ryan Ferrier (A) S. L. Gallant (CA) John Cassaday
The greatest American heroes go face-to-face with the most dangerous living weapon... Steve Austin! Hacked by COBRA, the Six Million Dollar Man has the G.I. JOEs in his bionic targets as the fate of world peace hangs by a thread and Cobra Commander holds the world's infrastructure in his venomous clutches!
CROSSWIND VOLUME 1 TP
(W) Gail Simone (A/CA) Cat Staggs
Goodfellas meets Freaky Friday in this mind-bending new ongoing series. A slick and ruthless Chicago hitman. A smart but downtrodden Seattle housewife. When an inexplicable event strikes these two random strangers, their bodies, souls, and lives are switched-to potentially deadly effect. Collects Crosswind #1-6. Mature Readers.
PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #300
(W) Chip Zdarsky (A) Adam Kubert (CA) Marcos Martin
MOST WANTED Part 4. An oversized anniversary epic, told the only way your pre-eminent pals in the Spidey-Office know how - in the Mighty Marvel Manner! For weeks, the Tinkerer has been launching a campaign against his do-gooder brother, the Mason, and Spidey's nearly met his maker more than once trying to stop their sibling rivalry! With a little help from a tech-heavy team of Marvel heroes, Spider-Man takes the fight directly to Tinkerer! But Tinkerer's got tech of his own...and it's out of this world!
STAR WARS: JEDI OF THE REPUBLIC — MACE WINDU TP
(W) Matt Owens (A) Denys Cowan (CA) Jesus Saiz
One of the most revered Jedi Masters of all stars in his own solo series! Learn all there is to know about the man, the myth, the legend - Mace Windu! For over a thousand generations, the Jedi have been the peacekeepers of the galaxy. But as the Clone Wars dawn, they find themselves in a new role: generals in the Army of the Republic. As Mace Windu, one of the Order's greatest warriors, leads a small unit into battle, can the Jedi make peace with their new role - or will they be lost to the violence around them? Collecting Star Wars: Jedi Of The Republic - Mace Windu #1-5.
SHRUGGED VOLUME 3 #1
(W) Frank Mastromauro (A/CA) Andre Risso
Volume three of Aspen's hit series' long-awaited return is finally here! Rejoin high school teenager Theodore Langstrom along with Ange and Dev, his internal allies guiding his conscience, as he attempts to adapt to life following the events of Shrugged Volumes One and Two! After saving the emotional spectrum realm of Perspecta and everyone he holds dear in the process, Theo discovers that the most fearsome moment of all still awaits him-High School Graduation! But, like all things in his life, adolescence is not the only challenge Theo will face along the way, as he has yet to still truly experience the horrors of several emotions, including entering adulthood!
GO GO POWER RANGERS #7
(W) Ryan Parrott (A) Dan Mora (CA) Dan Mora, Miguel Mercado
It's homecoming at Angel Grove! But as tensions run high amongst the Rangers, will they be able to band together to stop Rita and make it to the dance on time?
SPARKS HC GN
(W) Ian Boothby (A/CA) Nina Matsumoto
Sparks is a hero and man's best friend, but nobody suspects he's two cats! This Super Dog is the Cat's Meow! August is a brilliant inventor who is afraid of the outside. Charlie is a crack pilot who isn't afraid of anything. Together these pals save lives every day. They also happen to be cats who pilot a powerful, mechanical dog suit! Always eager to leap into danger, this feline duo have their work cut out for them as they try to thwart Princess, an evil alien bent on enslaving mankind. Don't let the fact that Princess looks like a cute, diaper-wearing baby fool you. She's clever, determined, and totally ruthless. So when Princess and the browbeaten fools she calls servants enact a brilliant and dastardly plan to conquer Earth, August and Charlie pull out all the stops to save the day!
RICK & MORTY #35
(W) Kyle Starks, Magdalene Visaggio (A) Sarah Stern, Marc Ellerby (CA) Marc Ellerby, Katy Farina
Rick, Morty, and Summer journey to a prehistoric land full of dinosaurs! Thankfully, Rick has it all under control. That is, until he's suddenly out of commission, and it's up to Summer and Morty to get them home. Plus, the conclusion of "The Rick Identity"!