When most people think of Graphic Novels and Trade Paper Backs, they don't think of 1st appearances. You may be surprised to find out that quite a few 1st appearances have happened in a new Graphic Novel or Trade Paperback.

Check out the list below and I bet you will find a few pleasant surprises. Just be sure this is a true first appearance and not a reprint of the comicbook where a character first appeared. We've done our best to filter out the reprints, but if you have any questions, just leave a comment below and we will dig into it.

YOUNGBLOOD  3 1ST APP OF SUPREME HOT BOOK LK NM
YOUNGBLOOD 3 1ST APP OF SUPREME HOT BOOK LK NM
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INCREDIBLE HULK FUTURE IMPERFECT 1 AND 2 SET 1ST APP MAESTRO Free Ship
INCREDIBLE HULK FUTURE IMPERFECT 1 AND 2 SET 1ST APP MAESTRO Free Ship
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New Avengers VOL 3 Hardcover Secrets  Lies Bendis 11 12 13 14 15 Ronin 1st app
New Avengers VOL 3 Hardcover Secrets Lies Bendis 11 12 13 14 15 Ronin 1st app
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Inhumans The Marvel Graphic Novel 1988 1ST PRINT 795 RAREST of INHUMANS APP
Inhumans The Marvel Graphic Novel 1988 1ST PRINT 795 RAREST of INHUMANS APP
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AVENGERS 13 1999 NEW WARRIORS LORD TEMPLAR 1ST APP BUSIEK PEREZNM
AVENGERS 13 1999 NEW WARRIORS LORD TEMPLAR 1ST APP BUSIEK PEREZNM
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MAGDALENA THE VOL 1 TOP COW 06 SC GN TPB COLLECTS 1ST APP  MORE 12 ISSUES NEW
MAGDALENA THE VOL 1 TOP COW 06 SC GN TPB COLLECTS 1ST APP MORE 12 ISSUES NEW
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INVINCIBLE IRON MAN 7 1ST PRINT APP RIRI WILLIAMS IRONHEART NM HIGH RES SCAN
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN 7 1ST PRINT APP RIRI WILLIAMS IRONHEART NM HIGH RES SCAN
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SPIDER MAN CARNAGE RARE 1ST PRINT TPB Marvel 1993 1st app CARNAGE VF  VENOM
SPIDER MAN CARNAGE RARE 1ST PRINT TPB Marvel 1993 1st app CARNAGE VF VENOM
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TEEN TITANS 12 2ND PRINT DARK NIGHTS METAL 1ST APP BATMAN WHO LAUGHS DC COMICS
TEEN TITANS 12 2ND PRINT DARK NIGHTS METAL 1ST APP BATMAN WHO LAUGHS DC COMICS
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FLASHPOINT 5 REVERSE FLASH 1ST APP PANDORA GEOFF JOHNS KUBERT DC COMIC MJ
FLASHPOINT 5 REVERSE FLASH 1ST APP PANDORA GEOFF JOHNS KUBERT DC COMIC MJ
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BATMAN SON OF THE DEMON Talia Ras al Ghul 1st App Damian Wayne DC HC HARDCOVER
BATMAN SON OF THE DEMON Talia Ras al Ghul 1st App Damian Wayne DC HC HARDCOVER
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Action Comics 835 Mar 2006 DC 1st App Of Livewire signed bt Gail Simone
Action Comics 835 Mar 2006 DC 1st App Of Livewire signed bt Gail Simone
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Batman Mask Of The Phantasm 1st App Phantasm TPB Grade 92 1993
Batman Mask Of The Phantasm 1st App Phantasm TPB Grade 92 1993
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Amazing Adventures 18 FN 1st App Killraven Signed w COA Howard Chaykin 1973 PWC
Amazing Adventures 18 FN 1st App Killraven Signed w COA Howard Chaykin 1973 PWC
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Deathmate Black 1 1st App Gen 13 Image Valiant Comics
Deathmate Black 1 1st App Gen 13 Image Valiant Comics
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WOLFPACK MARVEL 87 GRAPHIC NOVEL SOFTCVR TPB 1ST APP TEEN HEROES LARRY HAMA
WOLFPACK MARVEL 87 GRAPHIC NOVEL SOFTCVR TPB 1ST APP TEEN HEROES LARRY HAMA
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SUPER RARE SPIDERMAN VS VENOM TPB 1ST PRINT CONTAINS 1ST APP OF VENOM
SUPER RARE SPIDERMAN VS VENOM TPB 1ST PRINT CONTAINS 1ST APP OF VENOM
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DC Legends 1 6 missing 3 1st app of Amanda Waller all vf  NM all look great
DC Legends 1 6 missing 3 1st app of Amanda Waller all vf NM all look great
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Punisher Essential Vol 1 Amazing Spider man 129 1st app OOP MINT Daredevil TPB
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Marvel Comics Masterworks Lee  Kirby The X Men 1 10 HC 1st app Variant Cover
Marvel Comics Masterworks Lee Kirby The X Men 1 10 HC 1st app Variant Cover
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AMAZING SPIDER MAN 797 798 SET 1ST PRINT APP RED GOBLIN ALEX ROSS MARVEL COMIC
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INFINITY GAUNTLET 1 NM 92 94 GRANOV VARIANT 1ST APP FEMALE NOVA
INFINITY GAUNTLET 1 NM 92 94 GRANOV VARIANT 1ST APP FEMALE NOVA
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GN TPB Superman Red Son 1 2003 nm 92 1st version Mark Millar DC 1st app
GN TPB Superman Red Son 1 2003 nm 92 1st version Mark Millar DC 1st app
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GN TPB Superman Red Son 2 2003 nm 94 1st version Mark Millar DC 2nd app
GN TPB Superman Red Son 2 2003 nm 94 1st version Mark Millar DC 2nd app
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A NEXT 1 1st App MAINFRAME GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY MILEY CYRUS MARVEL AVENGE
A NEXT 1 1st App MAINFRAME GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY MILEY CYRUS MARVEL AVENGE
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TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES BOOK I 1986 5th PRINTING First GN TPB F+ 1st app
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES BOOK I 1986 5th PRINTING First GN TPB F+ 1st app
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Ms Marvel Volume 2 Marvel Masterworks HC Hard Cover New Sealed 1st App Mystique
Ms Marvel Volume 2 Marvel Masterworks HC Hard Cover New Sealed 1st App Mystique
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X Men The Coming of Bishop tpb 1 1990 1st Printing 1st app 282 Marvel tpx
X Men The Coming of Bishop tpb 1 1990 1st Printing 1st app 282 Marvel tpx
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3 Story Secret Files of the Giant Man Signed Matt Kindt 1st app Mind MGMT
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MARVEL PREMIERE 47 1ST APP NEW ANT MAN NEW MOVIE CGC 94
MARVEL PREMIERE 47 1ST APP NEW ANT MAN NEW MOVIE CGC 94
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Marvel Comics EXCALIBUR 7 Book Lot TPB 1st App  123467 All NM Or Better
Marvel Comics EXCALIBUR 7 Book Lot TPB 1st App 123467 All NM Or Better
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ARCHIE AMERICANA SERIES BEST OF THE FORTIES SC GN TPB W 1ST APP 17 STORIES NEW
ARCHIE AMERICANA SERIES BEST OF THE FORTIES SC GN TPB W 1ST APP 17 STORIES NEW
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RAI 0 NM 92 1ST APP BLOODSHOT  RAI TPB 1993 NM 94 RAI 1 COMPANION
RAI 0 NM 92 1ST APP BLOODSHOT RAI TPB 1993 NM 94 RAI 1 COMPANION
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New Mutants 1st App Marvel Graphic Novel 4 Marvel Comics 1982 1st Print
New Mutants 1st App Marvel Graphic Novel 4 Marvel Comics 1982 1st Print
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Bomb Queen Vol 6 Issue 1 1st app Cowboy Ninja Viking 6 page preview Movie VF NM
Bomb Queen Vol 6 Issue 1 1st app Cowboy Ninja Viking 6 page preview Movie VF NM
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