Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #1-8 [SET] — The Call of the Unknown

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In the aftermath of DARK NIGHTS: METAL!

The DC Universe has been forever changed and new heroes are called out of the shadows!

Amid this all is Janet Fals...

Firebrand!

Once a paramedic dedicated to saving lives, she must now start a fight once every 24 hours to feed the Conflict Engine that's replaced her heart.

But Janet's heart isn't just a curse...

It's a beacon, drawing out both the mysterious Neon the Unknown and the seductive, malevolent Bad Samaritan.

Plus, Thanagarian dictator Onimar Synn arrives on Earth with his army to pick the planet apart in search of the vibro-active Nth Metal.

 

 

Collecting the eight-issue mini-series.

 

 

The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #1 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Ryan Sook and Cary Nord.
“Punch First” Call of the Unknown pt 1 (of 8)
In the aftermath of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, the DC Universe has been forever changed as new heroes are called out of the shadows. Amid this all is Janet Fals...Firebrand! Once a paramedic dedicated to saving lives, she must now start a fight once every 24 hours to feed the Conflict Engine that's replaced her heart. But Janet's heart isn't just a curse-it's a beacon, drawing out both the mysterious Neon the Unknown and the seductive, malevolent Bad Samaritan. One of them wants to cut out her heart, the other wants to save it-but neither of them knows the true danger hidden within that will kick off a superhero manhunt ranging from Thanagar to the deepest heart of the Dark Multiverse!
The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #2 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Cary Nord / Wade Von Grawbadger.
“Grenade Tour” Call of the Unknown pt 2 (of 8)
Ruthless Thanagarian dictator Onimarr Synn arrives on Earth with his army to pick the planet apart in search of the vibro-active Nth Metal. The Unexpected will have to collect themselves after the cataclysmic events of the first issue, discover their true connection to the Dark Multiverse and travel across the DC Universe to stop Synn’s rampage.
The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #3 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Cary Nord / Wade Von Grawbadger.
“The Devil's Secrets” Call of the Unknown pt 3 (of 8)
Thanagarian demon Onimar Synn stands prepared to wipe out everyone on Earth to get his claws on the vibroactive Nth metal accidentally created by Neon the Unknown and the Unexpected. Is this new version of Nth metal the most powerful weapon in the galaxy? Or is it the fuel to bring about a new evolution and propel mankind into the future? Plus, get ready for a showdown of Jurassic proportions, as Synn locks horns with a rampaging Brontadon in Monster Valley!
The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #4 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Yvel Guichet and Cary Nord / Scott Hanna.
“Answers in the Sky” Call of the Unknown pt 4 (of 8)
The Unexpected race to save Gotham City from exposure to the toxic Nth metal—and you don’t come to Gotham without meeting the Bat-Family! But who else besides Batman knows enough about the Dark Multiverse and the poisonous Nth metal to be of help? Enter the Huntress! And it all wraps up in Castle Frankenstein!
 The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #5 (of 8) (Regular Foil Cover)
By Steve Orlando & Ronan Cliquet.
“Mad Science” Call of the Unknown pt 5 (of 8)
Are you ready for an unexpected showdown inside the walls of Castle Frankenstein? Hell yeah! The Unexpected team tracks down Hawkman, but will the Winged Wonder have a larger role to play? Meanwhile, the race to neutralize the Nth metal isotope reaches its climax as Onimar Synn and his Necro-Legions descend upon the Unexpected. But as Neon the Unknown investigates, he learns that the toxic Nth metal may not even be from our Multiverse. Finally, the true menace of Alden Quench begins to emerge from the shadows of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, FINAL CRISIS and the new HAWKMAN series!
The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #6 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Ronan Cliquet.
“Door of Creation” Call of the Unknown pt 6 (of 8)
It's a showdown at Castle Frankenstein with the souls of Berlin on the line as Hawkman, Neon and Firebrand battle Onimar Synn to possess the unstable Nth metal isotope. Plus, June Robbins' secret rescue plan features the whirlwind reveal of a hero from DARK NIGHTS: METAL, not to mention the most important tombstone in the DC Multiverse! Prepare yourself for a shocking last-page reveal, which goes to a place not seen in the DCU in over a decade.
The Unexpected (2018 mini-series) #7 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Ronan Cliquet.
“The Anti-God” Call of the Unknown pt 7 (of 8)
The Unexpected tread where mortals fear to walk! Neon the Unknown, Firebrand and Hawkman unwittingly discover the birthplace of the Nth metal isotope, but there’s a catch: it exists outside the Multiverse in the dead world of Nil, guarded by one of the Tempus Fuginauts, who has already passed his guilty judgment! Someone must die for trespassing into Nil—and the Unexpected must be the ones to choose who lives and dies! What happens next in the archaeology of the Multiverse?
The Unexpected (2018 (2013 mini-series) #8 (of 8)
By Steve Orlando & Ronan Cliquet.
“The Real Fight” Call of the Unknown pt 8 (of 8)
In defusing the Nth metal isotope, the Unexpected have accidentally given the Bad Samaritan what he’s always wanted: a doorway to the Dark Multiverse and Mandrakk! But Monitor World isn’t just a doorway, it’s a trapdoor. With the Multiverse on life support, opening it might just be the kill-shot everyone’s feared.