Getting into comics can seem difficult to the newcomer. Here are some starting points.
The following is a list of first issues, one shots and stepping on points to be released in September 2014. Schedules change and they may not all be released in August (or sometimes at all). While first issues are more likely to be new reader friendly, that is not always the case and no guarantees are made.
- Alice Cooper #1 [Dynamite]
- Annihilator #1 (of 6) [Legendary]
- Cloaks #1 [Boom!]
- Concrete Park: Respect #1 [Darkhorse] Concrete Park: Volume 2.
- The Dark Tower: The Drawing of Three #1 (of 5) [Marvel] Stephen King’s The Dark Tower book 2.
- The Dark Tower: The Drawing of Three – The Prisoner #1 (of 5) [Marvel] Stephen King’s The Dark Tower spin-off.
- Dawn/Vampirella #1 (of 6) [Dynamite]
- The Death Defying Dr Mirage #1 [Valiant] VH3. Valiant First.
- Ex-C0n #1 [Dynamite]
- God Hates Astronauts #1 [Image] Mature Readers
- Grendel vs The Shadow #1 [Darkhorse] Crossover between comic character Grendel & pulp character, the Shadow.
- Hawkeye vs Deadpool #0 (of 4) [Marvel] Marvel-616.
- Names #1 (of 8) [DC/Vertigo] Mature Readers
- Rot & Ruin #1 [IDW]
- Stumptown (volume 3) #1 [Oni]
- ’68: Homefront #1 (of 4) [Image] Mature Readers
- The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina #1 [Archie] Archie Horror.
- Copperhead #1 [Image]
- Edge of the Spider-verse #1 (of 5) [Marvel] Marvel-616/Spider-Man Noir.
- Jack Hammer: Usurper #1 (0f 2) [Action Lab]
- Prometheus: Fire & Stone #1 [Darkhorse] Aliens/Prometheus tie-in.
- Red Sonja: The Black Tower #1 (of 4) [Dynamite]
- Teen Dog #1 [Boom!]
- Wild’s End #1 [Boom!]
- The Bionic Woman: Season Four #1 [Dynamite] The Six Million Dollar Man: Season Eight/The Bionic Woman series continuation.
- George Perez’s Sirens [Boom!]
- GI Joe #1 [IDW] GI Joe, obviously.
- Jim Henson’s Storyteller: Witches #1 [Boom!] Based on the series.
- The Multiversity: Society of Super-Heroes – Conquerors of the Counter-World #1 (of 1) [DC] The New 52 Universe (Earth-20). Multiversity part 2.
- Oddly Normal #1 [Image]
- Purgatori #1 [Dynamite] Chaos! Universe.
- A Voice in the Dark: Get Your Gun #1 (of 5) [Image]
- Aliens: Fire & Stone #1 [Darkhorse] Aliens/Prometheus tie-in.
- Beast Commandos #1 (of 4) [Amigo] Mature Readers
- Butterfly #1 [Boom!]
- Dash #1 [Northwest]
- Future Proof #1 [Bliss on Tap] #1
- Hollywood Zombie Apocalypse #1 [Zenescope] Mature Readers
- Number One #1 (of 1) [Aazurn]
- Pirouette #1[Black Mask] Mature Readers
- Roche Limit #1 [Image]
- Rogues the Burning Heart #1 (of 5) [Amigo]
- Roman Ritual #1 (of 4) [Amigo] Mature Readers
- Sabbath: All Your Sins Reborn #1 [Ardden] Mature Readers
- A Town Called Dragon #1 (of 5) [Legendary]
This blog is meant to iron out issues and help understanding of comic book terms and ideas. However, it also uses many terms and ideas new readers may be unfamiliar with. For clarifications or corrects, comment below.