Best Comics of the Week: Arriving January 3
January 2, 2018
BEST COMICS OF THE WEEK: Arriving January 3
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We think these are the Best Comics of the Week: Arriving January 3!
- See the text LIST of everything this week on the ‘New Comics Arriving Wednesday’ blog.
- Look at the NEW COMICS page for a cover gallery of all the items arriving this week.
- Click on a cover for a full description from Diamond’s PreviewsWorld site.
Best Comics of the Week: Arriving January 3 – FEATURING:
BATMAN AND THE SIGNAL #1
Writers: Scott Snyder, Tony Patrick
Artist: Cully Hamner
Batman may own the night, but with new villains emerging during the day he needs an ally to defend the city when he can’t. Only one teen is up to the challenge, Duke Thomas. After months of training, he’s ready to step out of the shadow of the bat to become his own kind of hero. Meet Gotham City’s newest protector: The Signal! Spinning out of adventures in ALL-STAR BATMAN and WE ARE ROBIN, comics superstar Scott Snyder and newcomer Tony Patrick take our young hero to new heights in this exciting miniseries with artwork by Cully Hamner.
Writer: Ian Flynn
Artist: Tracy Yardley
NEW ONGOING SERIES! “Space Aces” – Part One: Get ready for out of this world fun in the ALL-NEW sci-fi adventure series COSMO! Join Cosmo and his Martian crew as they find adventure and dangers in the deepest corners of space! Their latest mission turns into a much larger adventure when they stumble upon their most unique specimen yet: A panicked human!
RISE OF BLACK PANTHER #1
Writer: Ta-Nehisi Coates
Artist: Paul Renaud
SECRET ORIGIN OF THE BLACK PANTHER Part 1
Just in time for the highly anticipated film, witness the early years of the man who will come to rule one of the most scientifically advanced countries in the world! Wakanda has always kept itself isolated from Western society, but that’s all about to change. Young T’Challa knows he is destined to become king, but when his father is brutally murdered by outsiders, he’ll find himself taking up a mantle he may not be ready for. Experience never-before-seen drama from the reign of T’Chaka, the king whose death changes a nation’s history forever. Learn about the mother T’Challa never knew. See how the world learns about this wondrous nation for the first time. Will the power of the Black Panther be enough to keep his country safe? Journalist Evan Narcisse makes his comics debut alongside acclaimed writer Ta-Nehisi Coates as they chronicle T’Challa’s rise to the throne – and to the Panther legacy that made him an Avenger.