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Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Lot’s of great books this week, including:
FLAVOR #1 from Image Comics. Within a strange walled city, an unlicensed chef discovers a mystery that threatens to end it all. Join JOSEPH KEATINGE (GLORY, SHUTTER) and WOOK JIN CLARK (Adventure Time: The Flip Side) on this culinary epic adventure-FLAVOR-where chefs are the ultimate celebrity and food is the most valued commodity. The high-stakes competition of Hunger Games collides with the lush, MIYAZAKI-esque worldbuilding in this delectable new ongoing series featuring culinary consulting and bonus content by ALI BOUZARI, renowned food scientist and author of the IACP Award-winning cookbook Ingredient: Unveiling the Essential Elements of Food.
SUPERMAN SPECIAL #1 from DC Comics. Superman’s world is about to change in a big way, but before it does, the Man of Steel has some unfinished business to attend to…on Dinosaur Island! Superman and a forgotten soldier of the past take one last trip together into the abyss of tomorrow, as Captain Storm now stands face-to-face with the world of today! This extra-sized special also features stories by writers Mark Russell and Ian Flynn with art by Kaare Andrews and Bryan Hitch!
For a complete list of new comics, click HERE. See you soon!!!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Only a couple more days until Free Comic Book Day!!! But, to tide you over, here are some new books today:
DC NATION #0 from DC Comics. Just in time for Free Comic Book Day, this special comic features three brand-new stories from a lineup of superstar talent-and each tale serves as a prelude to some of the biggest DC events of 2018!
First, find out how The Joker reacts when he discovers Catwoman has turned her back on crime and plans to marry his archnemesis. Can the Clown Prince of Crime stand to see Batman happy? Writer Tom King and artist Clay Mann set up the events that lead to BATMAN #50! Then, join legendary writer Scott Snyder, along with all-star artist Jorge Jimenez and co-writers James Tynion IV and Joshua Williamson, for the prelude to JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE! Discover what universe-shattering mysteries have emerged from the most wondrous and chaotic corners of the cosmos to hunt the Justice League in DC’s summer blockbuster event! And get your first glimpse at Superman’s new world in this exclusive preview of the upcoming six-issue miniseries MAN OF STEEL, written by Brian Michael Bendis with art by José Luis García-López. With Truth, Justice and the American Way all under attack, both Superman and Clark Kent find there’s never been a
more important time to stand up for what they believe in.
AVENGERS #1 from Marvel Comics. A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR EARTH’S MIGHTIEST HEROES -courtesy of JASON AARON and ED McGUINNESS! Thor Odinson. Steve Rogers. Tony Stark. The Big Three of the Avengers are reunited at last! And just in time to save the world from total annihilation at the hands of their most powerful enemies yet: the 2000-foot-tall space gods known as Celestials. Behold the coming of the Final Host. Who will answer the call to assemble for a wild new era of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes? Hint: one of them has a flaming skull for a head. And what strange, world-shaking connection exists between the Final Host and Odin’s ancient band of Prehistoric Avengers?
Happy Wednesday Fankind! We have some great stuff in store for you this week, including:
ALIENS DUST TO DUST #1 from Dark Horse Comics. The Trono colony on LV-871 is under attack. Emergency evacuations are ordered. Evac shuttles are taking off. All twelve-year-old Maxon and his mom have to do is make it to the spaceport. Except between them and it are . . . Aliens! A terrifying coming-of-age story by master storyteller Gabriel Hardman, who storyboarded the films Batman: The Dark Knight Rises, Logan, Dawn of Planet of the Apes, and many others!
THE PRISONER #1 from Titan Comics. The cult TV series comes to life in a brand new comic series by writer Peter Milligan and artist Colin Lorimer! “Who is Number 1?” This issue is!
Even if you have never seen the show, this is a great spy/mind trip book. Timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the first US transmission, this new series transports readers back to the mysterious village where everyone is a number!
Not to mention, it was the basis for the Iron Maiden song THE PRISONER:
And speaking of Iron Maiden, we got in the first round of ReAction Figures based on Iron Maiden cover art. Come on down and check them out!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind!!! And happy birthday to Superman!!! Celebrate 80 years of the Man of Steel with:
ACTION COMICS #1000 from DC Comics. Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute to the comic that started it all! From today’s explosive action to a previously unpublished tale illustrated by the legendary Curt Swan to the Man of Tomorrow’s future-this very special, oversized issue presents the best of the best in Superman stories!
FEATURING ALL-NEW ART AND STORIES BY:
• BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS
• JOHN CASSADAY
• OLIVIER COIPEL
• PAUL DINI
• JOSE LUIS GARCIA-LOPEZ
• PATRICK GLEASON
• BUTCH GUICE
• GEOFF JOHNS
• DAN JURGENS
• TOM KING
• JIM LEE
• CLAY MANN
• BRAD MELTZER
• JERRY ORDWAY
• TIM SALE
• LOUISE SIMONSON
• SCOTT SNYDER
• CURT SWAN
• PETER J. TOMASI
• MARV WOLFMAN
Happy Wednesday Fankind! It’s a big week with lots of great books, including:
CAPTAIN AMERICA #700 from Marvel Comics. Frozen in time, awakened in a decimated future and once again a man out of his era, there is only one way for Steve Rogers to restore order and rebuild civilization-and that’s to rule it as King Captain America! No dream, no hoax, no lie, this IS Cap and this IS happening, believe it or not!
PLUS: Mark Waid delivers an untold tale from Captain America’s past, featuring the classic artwork of Jack Kirby! Don’t miss out on this milestone issue!!!
IMMORTAL MEN #1 from DC Comics. There is a secret history to the DC Universe of heroes who have protected humanity from the shadows since the dawn of time…and who can live forever. Enter the Immortal Men! The team, headed by the Immortal Man, has waged a secret war against the House of Conquest for countless years-but Conquest has dealt a devastating blow. When their base of operations, known as the Campus, is savagely attacked, the Immortal Men must seek out their last hope-an emerging metahuman known as Caden Park.
For all the new books this week, click HERE. See you soon!
Happy Wednesday Fankind! Today’s the big day for Amazing Spider-Man!! Red Goblin is finally here in…
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #798 from Marvel Comics. The GREEN GOBLIN HAS RETURNED – and he’s exacting his ultimate revenge not only on SPIDER-MAN, but on everyone the wall-crawler loves! Norman Osborn’s offering an ultimatum that threatens to finish PETER PARKER once and for all! Don’t miss out on the first full appearance of RED GOBLIN!!!
ISOLA #1 from Image Comics. The captain of the Royal Guard has fled the capital city with the Queen of Maar, suffering under the effects of an evil spell. Captain Rook’s only hope of returning Queen Olwyn to her throne and saving the kingdom from impending war lies on an island half a world away-a place known in myth as Isola, land of the dead.
For a complete list of books, click HERE. See you soon!!!
Happy Wednesday Fankind! It’s a BIG week with the release of:
DARK NIGHTS METAL #6 from DC Comics. All roads lead…to darkness. In the devastating and epic conclusion to DC’s cataclysmic event series, heroes from across the universe make their final charge into the unknown to battle the forces of the Dark Multiverse! Space and time, dreams and nightmares, all will collide – and what is left at the end will leave the DC Universe irrevocably changed!
THE TERRIFICS #2 from DC Comics. “MEET THE TERRIFICS” part two! Tom Strong has disappeared, and the Terrifics have found his emergency beacon! But to save anyone else, Mr. Terrific, Metamorpho, Phantom Girl and Plastic Man must first save themselves from the Dark Multiverse they’re trapped within-not to mention the gigantic alien monster they’ve been standing on this whole time!
To see a full list of new books, click HERE. See you soon!!!
Attention Fankind: we will be closing early today, Thursday March 22 at 3 pm. Sorry for any inconvenience.
But fear not! We will be open normal hours tomorrow from 11 to 6. Thanks!
Happy Wednesday Fankind! Comic books are a wonderful thing. They can give you a full range of emotions. As a kid, Star Wars #7 excited me beyond words. When I read The Walking Dead #100, I felt shock and horror.
I read The Mighty Thor #705 as soon as it came in, and it honestly made me cry. What Jason Aaron and his team of artist have done over the past few years is nothing less than one of the greatest runs in comic history. And this issue is no exception. With art by Russell Dauterman, Aaron has made on of the most moving issues I have ever read. I highly recommend it.