FRIDAY FOC Roundup 11/30/18
Titles on cutoff MONDAY 12/3/18! Holy cow, just like that and it is already December! Happy Holidays to all, and lets get to our round up! Most of these titles will be in shop on 1/2/19. If you are interested in adding any of these titles to your pull, please let us know ASAP to make sure that you get a copy!
From Dark Horse and in shops on 1/2/2019 is Halo Lone Wolf #1 (of 4). Sent on a covert mission without the rest of her team, Spartan Linda-058's skills in infiltration and marksmanship are called upon to end the threat posed by a wanted scientist on a distant planet. With only an ONI AI at her side, Linda must fight through both the dregs of the Covenant and the hostility of a lost human settlement to stop the rogue scientist in his tracks.
From DC, the LAST amazing Josh Middleton cover for Batgirl #30 hits the shelves on 1/2/19 and is on FOC for Monday. You can take the Batgirl out of Gotham City, but you can't take Gotham out of the Batgirl! Politics gets personal as the race for Congress in Gotham City heats up, leading to civil unrest in Barbara's new neighborhood-as a new villain begins to make themselves known!
From IDW, Marvel Action Avengers #1 is on FOC for Monday and in stores 12/26. A new era of all out Avengers action begins! A new team is formed to battle a mega-sized threat that is weider and wilder than any of the superheroes have met before! This new ongoing series will be the perfect opportunity for middle grade readers, and fans of all ages, to experience the thrilling adventures of Avengers comics for the first time!
From Image and in stores on 1/2/19, LOW is FINALLY BACK! Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini’s epic sci-fi adventure finally returns with issue #20. "LAST EMBERS," Part One (of Seven) It's mankind's final hour, and the reckoning rests on the shoulders of the Caine family. Stel, Tajo, and Della are on a collision course that they may not all survive. If you haven’t read this yet, do it now and get caught up!
From Marvel, and in stores on 1/2/19, the Champions return in a brand new series! THE WORLD STILL NEEDS HEROES - AND THERE ARE HEROES ALL OVER THE WORLD! The Champions have gone global! The team has seen explosive growth under Ms. Marvel's leadership, with super-powered members ready to answer the call in a dozen different countries. They're saving people and improving lives across the planet while they inspire the next generation... but something sinister lurks beneath the surface of their expanded mission. It's a dark secret that could destroy the team and everything they stand for!
Crom be damned! From Marvel and in stores on 1/2/19 is Conan the Barbarian #1! From an age undreamed...hither came Conan the Cimmerian, black-haired, sullen-eyed, sword in hand, a thief, a reaver, a slayer, with gigantic melancholies and gigantic mirth, to tread the jeweled thrones of the Earth under his sandaled feet...Robert E. Howard's creation returns to comics, in an epic tale as only MARVEL could bring you! Conan's travels have brought him to the far reaches of the unkown, from his birthplace in Cimmeria to the kingdom of Aquilonia and all in between. As his fighting prowess allows him to carve his way through life, so too does it attract the forces of death!
Also from Marvel and in stores on 1/2/19 is Man Without Fear #1, the beginning of a weekly look at those closest to Daredevil. Daredevil is gone, but Hell's Kitchen is still a place of heroes and villains. Foggy Nelson (issue #1), the Defenders (issue #2), the many loves of Matt Murdock (issue #3), the Kingpin (issue #4) and a mysterious Guardian Devil (issue #5) will all learn what it means to live in a world without a Daredevil. And without a Daredevil to protect it, has hell come for his city? Who is The Man Without Fear?!
Lastly from Marvel and in stores on 1/2/19 is Wolverine the Long Night Adaptation #1 (of 5). Following a string of mysterious deaths in Burns, Alaska, Special Agents Sally Pierce and Tad Marshall arrive to investigate. They soon find there's more going on than meets the eye... Marvel's hit scripted podcast, "Wolverine: The Dark Night," comes to life on the page! Chilling twists and turns, brought to you by the original author of the podcast, Benjamin Percy, and the art talents of Marcio Takara!