New Comic Book Day: This Week’s Must-Have Indie New Releases (11/30)


New Comic Book Day this coming Wednesday (11/30) has some great new releases, debuts, and variants galore. PopCultHQ has compiled a list of new releases from indie publishers that we think are must reads and ones to watch. Check out our top picks, all the available covers, read up on each one’s synopsis, and then check them out this coming Wednesday! #NCBD




Writer: Frank Barbiere
Art: Garry Brown
Cover: Garry Brown
Cover Price: $3.99

All secrets come to the surface as Martin confronts his most dangerous opponent yet. With the fate of all reality on the line, will Martin be able to overcome the failures of his past to save the future?

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Cover A – Matt Wieringo


Writer: J. C. Vaughn
Art: Scottie Watson
Cover: Mike Wieringo
Cover Price: $3.99

Stargate Atlantis returns with another brand new story continuing the adventure of the classic sci-fi television show in comics! Picking up right where the TV series left off, this new arc continues the breathtaking events of STARGATE ATLANTIS: BACK TO PEGASUS! The team is faced with danger at virtually every turn as Janus forces the immediate evacuation of Atlantis from Earth, which throws the city into chaos and sets in motion a deadly, new chain of events. Main cover by Matt Wieringo, Subscription variant cover by Ken Haeser & Buz, and SGA Photo and Retailer Incentive Photo Flashback covers.



689091_1b02eea9cdc008c52e703973898f0dd4ea248c86NO ANGEL #1

Writer: Eric Palicki
Art: Ari Syahrazad
Cover: Amancay Nahuelpan
Cover Price: $3.99

Religious texts from The Bible to the Sumerian tablets speak of strange creatures descending from the heavens and mating with humans, their children the superhuman heroes of myth. None of this ever meant anything to Iraq War veteran Hannah Gregory, until she found herself in the crosshairs of a dangerous cult convinced that she’s a descendant of these mysterious bloodlines? bloodlines they’re determined to eradicate. No Angel is a cosmological and conspiratorial modern Western in the style of Preacher meets Justified by way of Jodorowsky.




Writer: Chris Roberson
Art: Georges Jeanty
Cover: Daniel Dos Santos
Cover Price: $3.99

If the Alliance’s operative reaches the Outer Rim before Mal and the Serenity’s crew can rescue their captive friend, there simply won’t be a rescue. An uneasy partnership is struck, preparations are underway, and there is no room for any unknowns . . .


Cover A - Tommy Lee Edwards
Cover A – Tommy Lee Edwards


Writer: Brandon Easton
Art: Tony Vargas
Cover: Tommy Lee Edwards
Cover Price: $3.99

Launching from the events of REVOLUTION! The M.A.S.K. team streaks into a dangerous, unstable landscape of dark wars, high intrigue and non-stop action where they’ll encounter the nearly unstoppable threat of Miles Mayhem and his black ops squadron known as V.E.N.O.M. How will an untested Matt Trakker lead M.A.S.K. through a complex new world order where nothing is what it seems? Join writer Brandon Easton (Marvel’s Agent Carter), artist Tony Vargas (Rot and Ruin) and cover artist Tommy Lee Edwards for an exciting 21st century spin on the classic series where ‘illusion is the ultimate weapon!’ Part of the new Hasbro shared universe torn from the pages of Revolution! Featuring variant covers by Sonny Liew (Dr. Fate) and Paul Pope! Special back-up material in every issue written by Tommy Lee Edwards!

Cover A - Tradd Moore
Cover A – Tradd Moore


Writer: Cullen Bunn
Art: Fico Ossio
Cover: Tradd Moore
Cover Price: $3.99

LAST STAND IN AUTOBOT CITY! It’s all come to this-TRANSFORMERS vs. ROM vs. MICRONAUTS vs. G.I. JOE vs. M.A.S.K. vs. the ultimate evil! The futures of Earth, Cybertron, and the Microverse will all be changed forever by the decisions made this day. A universe of characters is born through REVOLUTION! Not a reboot! Not a relaunch! The TRANSFORMERS forever changed! The return of G.I. JOE! The MICRONAUTS in our universe! Written by the writers of MICRONAUTS and TRANSFORMERS! Illustrated by burgeoning superstar Fico Ossio!



Cover A - Jerome Opena & Matt Hollingsworth
Cover A – Jerome Opena & Matt Hollingsworth


Writer: Rick Remender
Art: Jerome Opena
Cover: Jerome Opena
Cover Price: $3.99

The last Mosak charge headlong into battle against the Mud King and his terrifying guardian, the Piper. Will Adam join the fight, even though the Mosak were the cause of his family’s downfall?


*** Please note: A variant will also be available (img n/a)




Writer: Massimo Rosi
Art: Stefano Cardoselli
Cover: Stefano Cardoselli
Cover Price: $3.99

Travis is a cop. And a family man. And he’s the star of a reality show that follows his police exploits in his small town. The only problem is that ratings are slipping. When a group of killers target Travis, the small town cop must go to war to protect himself and his family, while trying to figure out who’s really after him. After all, ratings are king, no matter who gets hurt – or killed.



Cover A by Lewis LaRosa
Cover A by Lewis LaRosa


Writer: B. Clay Moore
Art: Clayton Henry
Cover: Lewis LaRosa
Cover Price: $3.99

Fifteen years ago, the world’s most famous soccer star and his former supermodel wife -pregnant with their unborn child – disappeared without a trace. The world believes they are dead? But, in reality, their private jet crash-landed on a mysterious, unknown island ruled by prehistoric creatures from another time? This is the story of how they lost their humanity. This November, acclaimed writer B. Clay Moore (Hawaiian Dick) and explosive artists Clayton Henry (HARBINGER WARS) and Lewis LaRosa (BLOODSHOT REBORN) present a relentless epic of survival in a cold-blooded land ruled by instinct alone as SAVAGE makes his brutal entrance into the Valiant Universe!


*** Please note: A blank variant will also be available


Cover A - Edward Johnson
Cover A – Edward Johnson


Writer: Joe Brusha
Cover: Drew Andrew Johnson
Cover Price: $5.99

What would the holidays be without joy, happiness, celebrations…and a couple of tales of terror? This new collection of holiday horror stories comes with the Grimm Tales of Terror twist. So enjoy the holiday season and open you presents carefully…you never know what might be lurking inside.



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