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.

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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MARVEL X FORCE VOL 1 OMNIBUS Hardcover HC 1ST APP DEADPOOL NEW MSRP 100
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TOTALLY AWESOME HULK 22  WEAPON X 7 1ST PRINT FULL APP WEAPON H MARVEL NM TF
TOTALLY AWESOME HULK 22 WEAPON X 7 1ST PRINT FULL APP WEAPON H MARVEL NM TF
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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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Marvel Graphic Novel 17 1st app Apocalypse 1st Print 1985 FN+
Marvel Graphic Novel 17 1st app Apocalypse 1st Print 1985 FN+
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Marvel Graphic Novel Revenge of The Living Monolith 1st App Apocalypse VF X men
Marvel Graphic Novel Revenge of The Living Monolith 1st App Apocalypse VF X men
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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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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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HARBINGER CHILDREN OF THE EIGHTH DAY TPB  0 NEW 1ST PRINT SEALED 1 4 APP NM
HARBINGER CHILDREN OF THE EIGHTH DAY TPB 0 NEW 1ST PRINT SEALED 1 4 APP NM
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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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INCREDIBLE HULK FUTURE IMPERFECT 1 AND 2 FULL SET 1ST APP OF MAESTRO
INCREDIBLE HULK FUTURE IMPERFECT 1 AND 2 FULL SET 1ST APP OF MAESTRO
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Shi Cyblade The Battle for Independents 1 A 85 VF+1st app of Witchblade
Shi Cyblade The Battle for Independents 1 A 85 VF+1st app of Witchblade
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StormWatch A Finer World TPB 1 2000 1st Print 1st app Apollo Midnighter DC tp
StormWatch A Finer World TPB 1 2000 1st Print 1st app Apollo Midnighter DC tp
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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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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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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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Marvel Graphic Novel 4 1st app New Mutants 1st Printing 1982
Marvel Graphic Novel 4 1st app New Mutants 1st Printing 1982
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A NEXT 1 1st App MAINFRAME GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY MILEY CYRUS MARVEL AVENGERS
A NEXT 1 1st App MAINFRAME GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY MILEY CYRUS MARVEL AVENGERS
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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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VENOM LETHAL PROTECTOR MARVEL 2011 SC GN TPB 1ST SOLO SERIES SPIDER MAN APP NEW
VENOM LETHAL PROTECTOR MARVEL 2011 SC GN TPB 1ST SOLO SERIES SPIDER MAN APP NEW
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3 Story Secret Files of the Giant Man Signed Matt Kindt 1st app Mind MGMT
3 Story Secret Files of the Giant Man Signed Matt Kindt 1st app Mind MGMT
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Green Arrow The Longbow Hunters s 1 2 3 TPB Full Set DC Comics 1st App Shado
Green Arrow The Longbow Hunters s 1 2 3 TPB Full Set DC Comics 1st App Shado
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Zatanna Everyday Magic GN TPB 1st Print Constantine App DC Vertigo 2003
Zatanna Everyday Magic GN TPB 1st Print Constantine App DC Vertigo 2003
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Vertigo HOUSE OF MYSTERY 1 HALOWEEN SPECIAL Mike Allred 1st App I ZOMBIE izombie
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TOTALLY AWESOME HULK 22 NM 1ST PRINT FULL APP WEAPON H MARVEL COMIC TF
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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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