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.

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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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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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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MARVEL X FORCE VOL 1 OMNIBUS Hardcover HC 1ST APP DEADPOOL NEW MSRP 100
MARVEL X FORCE VOL 1 OMNIBUS Hardcover HC 1ST APP DEADPOOL NEW MSRP 100
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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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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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DEADPOOL 6 2ND PRINT KOBLISH SECRET COMIC VARIANT WADE WILSON 1ST APP DP 2099
DEADPOOL 6 2ND PRINT KOBLISH SECRET COMIC VARIANT WADE WILSON 1ST APP DP 2099
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BATMAN SON OF THE DEMON Talia Ras al Ghul 1st App Damian Wayne DC H
BATMAN SON OF THE DEMON Talia Ras al Ghul 1st App Damian Wayne DC H
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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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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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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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Sovereign Seven 1994 1 RRP PREVIEW 1st app KEY ISSUE Claremont AUTO + 2 OTHERS
Sovereign Seven 1994 1 RRP PREVIEW 1st app KEY ISSUE Claremont AUTO + 2 OTHERS
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MARVEL COMICS GHOST RIDER CYCLE OF VENGEANCE 1 1ST APP ONE SHOT COMIC BOOK
MARVEL COMICS GHOST RIDER CYCLE OF VENGEANCE 1 1ST APP ONE SHOT COMIC BOOK
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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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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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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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ARKHAM ASYLUM LIVING HELL DC 2003 SC GN TPB BATMAN JOKER APP+ 1 6 1ST PRINT NEW
ARKHAM ASYLUM LIVING HELL DC 2003 SC GN TPB BATMAN JOKER APP+ 1 6 1ST PRINT NEW
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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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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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Vertigo HOUSE OF MYSTERY 1 HALOWEEN SPECIAL Mike Allred 1st App I ZOMBIE izombie
Vertigo HOUSE OF MYSTERY 1 HALOWEEN SPECIAL Mike Allred 1st App I ZOMBIE izombie
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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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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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FUTURE IMPERFECT 1  2 NM+ 96 1ST PRINTS 1ST APP MAESTRO TPB
FUTURE IMPERFECT 1 2 NM+ 96 1ST PRINTS 1ST APP MAESTRO TPB
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