Every Wednesday is New Comic Book Day at Get Ready Comics! We are proud to bring a wide selection and variety of different graphic novels from a range of publishers. We have listed what new titles we have coming in this week at Get Ready Comics. If you want to purchase any of the titles listed (if you can’t see what you are looking for – let us know and we will order it in), simply drop in store or get in touch and we can post it out to you.
THIS WEEK'S NEW GRAPHIC NOVELS
SHAZAM ORIGINS (NEW EDITION) | Trade Paperback
Writer: Geoff Johns, Artist: Gary Frank
Shazam’s incredible origin story is retold here in this new edition of Shazam!, just in time for the upcoming blockbuster movie starring Zachary Levi! Featuring a photo cover!
Young orphan Billy Batson has bounced from foster home to foster home, but he’s far from the ideal child. Brash and rude, Billy is a troubled teen who just can’t seem to find a calling. But after a fateful night on a subway car, that all will change.
Brought to the feet of the magical wizard Shazam at the Rock of Eternity, Billy is imbued with powers beyond any mortal man. By shouting the wizard’s name–Shazam!–the young teen is mystically transformed into the powerhouse known as Captain Marvel! Now given abilities that make him Earth’s Mightiest Mortal at the utterance of a simple phrase, will Billy make the right choices and do what it takes to become a hero? Or will he succumb to the poor choices of youth–and the villainous Black Adam?
Perfect for any new fan of the World’s Mightiest Mortal, this new edition of Geoff Johns and Gary Frank’s classic graphic novel features a photo cover of star actor Zachary Levi. Collects Justice League #0, #21 and stories from Justice League #7-11, #14-16 and #18-20.
MR AND MRS X: LOVE AND MARRIAGE VOLUME 1 | Trade Paperback
Writer: Kelly Thompson, Artists: Oscar Bazaldua, David Lopez, Cover Artist: Terry Dodson
Their wedding shocked the world – now Gambit and Rogue are husband and wife, and their honeymoon will be uncanny! In their extraordinary lives, Gambit and Rogue have faced nearly every challenge imaginable. But now that the Marvel Universe’s hottest couple has tied the knot, how will they cope with married life, X-Men-style? By going interstellar! Being tasked with protecting a mysterious package everyone in the galaxy seems to want makes for a pretty bizarre honeymoon, but could anything be worse than Deadpool crashing the party? Yes! The Technet crashing it, too! Not to mention the Shi’ar Imperial Guard, Deathbird, the Starjammers and a whole Empire in turmoil! What the heck is in this package, anyway?! And will Gambit and Rogue ever make it home? Collecting MR. AND MRS. X #1-6.
COLD SPOTS | Trade Paperback
Writer: Cullen Bunn, Artist: Mark Torres
Spine-tingling horror, psychological fright, the undead, and the bitter cold of a supernatural winter come together in this tale of mounting dread. Ten years ago, Dan Kerr turned his back on his wife and unborn daughter. Now, both mother and child have gone missing, and Dan will have to pull out all the stops to bring them home. Because ghosts stir when Dan’s estranged daughter is near, and as the dead grow restless, the cold deepens… Collects COLD SPOTS #1-5.
MAN-EATERS VOLUME 1 | Trade Paperback
Writer: Chelsea Cain, Artist: Kate Niemczyk, Cover Artist: Lia Miternique
Adolescent girls can be real monsters. Maude is twelve-which is just about that age when some girls turn into flesh-eating wildcats. As her detective dad investigates a series of strange mauling attacks, Maude begins to worry that she might be the killer. From the creative team that brought you the groundbreaking Eisner-nominated series Mockingbird, this trade paperback collects the first story arc of the unconventional coming-of-age tale-including the informative survival handbook, “CAT FIGHT! A BOYS’ GUIDE TO DANGEROUS CATS” and all-new never-before-published extras! Collects MAN-EATERS #1-4.
WEATHERMAN VOLUME 1 | Trade Paperback
Writer: Jody LeHeup, Artist: Nathan Fox
The future’s only hope… has a zero percent chance. Nathan Bright had it all: an awesome girlfriend, a kickass dog, and a job as the #1 weatherman on terraformed Mars. But when he’s accused of carrying out the worst terrorist attack in human history-an event that wiped out nearly the entire population of Earth-Nathan becomes the target of a manhunt that spans the galaxy. But is Nathan truly responsible for such a horrific crime? And why can’t he remember?
Confused, terrified, and totally unprepared for life on the run, Nathan’s fate lies in the hands of Amanda Cross, the disavowed government agent assigned to his case. Together the unlikely duo will have to rely on each other as they battle their way through the solar system in search of the truth, and the key to stopping a second extinction-level attack.
A full-throttle, wide-screen, science fiction epic about the damage we do in the name of justice and what it truly means to be redeemed… you don’t want to miss THE WEATHERMAN! Collects THE WEATHERMAN #1-6.