#NCBD 12/6/17: HCF's 5 Comics for New Comic Book Day!
Dec 06, 2017
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 spookier comics!
In this week's list, for books coming out 12/6/17, there's definitely something for everyone: Babyteeth gets collected, Deadman is back, Classic Mummies haunt again, and more!
Babyteeth TP Vol. 1
(W) Donny Cates (A/CA) Garry Brown
Collecting all five issues of the first story arc from the hit AfterShock series, babyteeth! Sadie Ritter is sixteen years old, nine months pregnant, and scared out of her sweet nerdy mind. Having a baby that young is tough, but with the support of her loving family behind her, everything should be okay. OH YEAH, and also her baby is the antichrist and it's going to break open the barriers between the earthly and demonic planes and unleash eternal suffering to all of humankind. Other than that, though...should be fine.
From Donny Cates, writer of Buzzkill, Paybacks, Rednecks and the break-out hit God Country, comes a pulse-pounding new series with art from THE REVISIONIST's Garry Brown!
(W) Neal Adams (A/CA) Neal Adams
Hold the cover of DEADMAN #2 up to the light and the danger that was invisible seconds before will be revealed! Now, any lingering doubt that Deadman was deliberately murdered in cold blood, and not as a test for the Hook to join the League of Assassins, is put to rest once and for all!
Mummies: Classic Monsters of Pre-Code Horror Comics TP
(W) Steve Banes, Craig Yoe (A) Bob Powell, Harry Lazarus, Various (CA) Tony Mortellaro
Movie mummies will soon be terrorizing theater goers! Now, from the boils and ghoul who bring you Haunted Horror, scream with delight over these stories unleashed from Pre-Code horror comics. SEE! The brutal attack of "The Living Mummies!" SENSE! The strangest "Case of the Beckoning Mummy!" FEEL! As "The Unburied Mummy" intensifies its powerful grip upon your puny throat! And there's a tomb-full more! PLUS! A crumbling gallery of classic mummy comic book covers, and spine-tingling guest appearances by Frankenstein's Monster and Charlie Chan! You'll be screaming for your mommy as MUMMIES! shamble into your trembling hands!
Danger Doll Squad #3
(W) Jason Martin, Dan Mendoza, Bryan Seaton (A) Winston Young (CA) Marco Maccagni
It's do or die, kill or be killed, slice and dice, go all out, take no prisoners, $#!* hit the fan time for our girls. Can they handle it? Can you handle it? This is the climax of our first major Danger Zone crossover. It's gonna be messy! Features 3 covers by 3 different artists from the individual series, each with a risqué variant!
Puppet Master Curtain Call #2
(W) Shawn Gabborin (A/CA) Daniel Jay Logan
It's puppet-on-puppet violence as the cult favorite Puppet Master puppets battle Anapa and his evil horde! As the battle rages, Anthony learns the truth about his destiny... and everything begins to change! Variant covers limited to 1,500 copies each.
All of these comics are available at your local comic shop! To find a comic shop near you, visit Comicshoplocator.com!