Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Lots of great new books this week, including:
JOIN THE FUTURE #1 from Aftershock Comics. The Future. Ultra-modern megacities reward millions of their citizens with a completely funded life, with every need met, from food to housing and healthcare, in order to compete in an economic power struggle in which population is key. But a few rural residents still cling to their independence in what last American small towns are left. When a nearby megacity pressures the people of a small town join up or else, a young teenage girl named Clem will learn how far she’ll go to defend her principles.Written by Zack Kaplan (LOST CITY EXPLORERS) with art from Piotr Kowalski (Port of Earth) and colors by Brad Simpson, JOIN THE FUTURE is a sci-fi western that examines a future where everyone must ask what your values are truly worth.FOR: fans of sci-fi/westerns, female protagonists.
DRYAD #1 from Oni Press. Best-selling writer Kurtis Wiebe (Rat Queens) and newcomer artist/colorist Justin Osterling launch a new ongoing fantasy series! An elf and a human find solace in the sleepy forest settlement of Frostbrook where they plant their roots. But thirteen years later, their twins, Griffon and Rana are inexplicably drawn to an ancient door and discover more than they bargained for, inadvertently turning their world upside down. Now, they’ll have to answer for their parents’ mistakes and find that the past has a way of finding you, no matter where you hide. FOR: fans of Rat Queens, Saga and Dungeons and Dragons.
To see what else we have in store for you, click on the NEW THIS WEEK tab and then head on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!!!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Looking for something new? Well look no further than our shelves:
FINGER GUNS #1 from Vault Comics. Two troubled teenagers discover they can manipulate emotions by firing Finger Guns. There will be laughs. There will be tears. There will be uncomfortable teen feelings and angst. Oh yeah… and chaos. So much chaos.
AMETHYST #1 from DC Comics. This new Amethyst miniseries follows teenager Amy Winston-a.k.a. Princess Amethyst-as she returns to her magical kingdom to celebrate her 16th birthday in style. The only problem? Her kingdom is missing, her subjects have vanished, and none in the realm of Gemworld-even her best friend, Lady Turquoise-remain loyal to her house! Alone and dejected, Amy’s forced to find new allies and confront dark secrets on an all-new quest to the farthest reaches of Gemworld.
FORCE WORKS 2020 #1 from Marvel Comics. The eruption of a violent robot revolution threatens all manner of biological life! Teetering on the precipice of extinction, there’s only one man with enough tactical skill, killer instinct and ruthless leadership to lead the rebellion: War Machine! Join War Machine and his elite paramilitary squad (U.S.Agent, Mockingbird, and Quake) in the final crusade for humanity’s fate! Writer Matthew Rosenberg is knocking it out of the park lately, and this is no exception.
To see what else we have in store for you, click the NEW THIS WEEK tab and come on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!!!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! There’s nothing like new comics to get you through the week, so why not check out:
GODKILLERS #1 from Aftershock Comics. Abdul Alhazred is an Arab-American folklore professor-turned-soldier whose fear of death stems from uncertainty about the existence of an afterlife. Then he joins THE GODKILLERS, a special forces unit tasked with finding insurgents who use mythological creatures as weapons of mass destruction. Now that he knows that the supernatural exists, he’ll have to decide which is worse – death or the nightmarish monsters he thought were mere legends.
PLUNGE #1 from DC Comics. In the aftermath of a devastating tsunami, an exploration vessel known as the Derleth begins sending an automated distress signal from a remote atoll in the Bering Strait. The only problem is that the Derleth has been missing for 40 years. Marine biologist Moriah Lamb joins the Carpenter Salvage team to recover the Derleth’s dead…only to find that in this remote part of the Arctic Circle the dead have plenty to say to the living…Joe Hill and Stuart Immonen’s Plunge into terror begins here!
To see what else we have in store for you, click on the NEW THIS WEEK tab and head on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Lots of great books for you this week, including:
ALIENATED #1 from Boom Studios. Acclaimed writer Simon Spurrier, artist Chris Wildgoose and colorist André May present a subversive coming-of-age story about having all the power to change the world but the unready hands to truly wield it. Three teenagers, each an outcast in their own way, stumble upon an unearthly entity as it’s born. As they bond over this shared secret and the creature’s incredible abilities, it becomes clear to the teenagers that their cute little pet is a super-predator in the making – and it’s in need of prey. Guided by the best intentions at first, the teens’ decisions soon become corrupted by adolescent desires, small town jealousies, and internal rivalries, sending them into a catastrophic spiral of their own making.
TARTARUS #1 from Image Comics. A new adventure series with all the sci-fi drama of Breaking Bad set in Mos Eisley! Promising young cadet Tilde is framed for crimes against the empire after discovering her mother was the ruthless warlord of the deadly colony Tartarus, a vital player in the galactic war. Now, Tilde’s only way home may be to reclaim her mother’s dark crown. #1 New York Times bestseller JOHNNIE CHRISTMAS and artistic phenom JACK T. COLE kick off this ongoing series with 44 big pages of story!
To see what else we have in store for you this week, click on the NEW THIS WEEK tab and head on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!!!
Aaaand we’re BACK! Happy Thursday, Fankind! We have some great books in store for you, including:
DARTH VADER #1 from Marvel Comics. In the shattering climax of The Empire Strikes Back, Darth Vader infamously reveals his true relationship to Luke Skywalker and invites his son to rule the galaxy at his side. But Luke refuses — plunging into the abyss beneath Cloud City rather than turn to the Dark Side. We all remember Luke’s utter horror in this life-altering moment. But what about Vader? In this new epic chapter in the Darth Vader saga, the dark lord grapples with Luke’s unthinkable refusal and embarks on a bloody mission of rage-filled revenge against everything and everyone who had a hand in hiding and corrupting his only son. But even as he uncovers the secrets of Luke’s origins, Vader must face shocking new challenges from his own dark past. Writer Greg Pak, artist Raffaele Ienco and colorist Neeraj Menon unleash Darth Vader on his dark quest of vengeance and discovery this February!
X-MEN + FANTASTIC FOUR #1 from Marvel Comics. KRAKOA. Every mutant on Earth lives there … except for one. But now it’s time for FRANKLIN RICHARDS to come home. It’s the X-Men vs. the Fantastic Four and nothing will ever be the same. Brought to you by the all-star team of writer Chip Zdarsky, along with art by Terry & Rachel Dodson, Dexter Vines and Karl Story and colors by Laura Martin.
To see what else we have for you this week, click the NEW THIS WEEK tab and come on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!
Brian’s Comics will be closed from Saturday, February 1 through Wednesday, February 5. We are taking a little mini vacation to recharge and refresh. New comic book day will be on Thursday, February 6 during our normal hours of 11 am to 6 pm.
We hope the New Year has been a good one so far, and we look forward to serving all of your comic book needs throughout 2020.
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Let’s have a look at what’s new this week, shall we?
AVENGERS OF THE WASTELANDS #1 from Marvel Comics. In a world where most of the super heroes fell at the hands of the RED SKULL over fifty years ago, a new force rises in the Wastelands! DANI CAGE wields the mighty Mjolnir for the cause of peace, but when the brutal regime of DOCTOR DOOM forces DWIGHT (a.k.a. the owner of the surviving Ant-Man technology) to Dani and HULK in a last ditch effort to survive, the AVENGERS may ASSEMBLE once more! Spinning out of the saga begun in OLD MAN LOGAN, and following up OLD MAN QUILL and DEAD MAN LOGAN, this is the can’t miss premiere of Ed Brisson and Jonas Scharf’s magnum opus!
STAR WARS #2 from Marvel Comics. Continuing the story post The Empire Strikes Back, Luke is struggling with his confrontation and revelation with Darth Vader. Leia takes command while trying to communicate with the rest of the Rebel Fleet. And find out what exactly happens when Lando goes to Jabba the Hutt’s palace.
To see what else we have in store for you, click the NEW THIS WEEK tab and head on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!!!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! It’s a milestone week this week the the release of:
WONDER WOMAN #750 from DC Comics. An all-star 96-page celebration of the Amazon Princess by longtime favorites and acclaimed new voices! In the lead story, Wonder Woman’s epic “Year of the Villain” battle comes to a close, leading the way to new challenges ahead. Additionally, this oversized gem tells tales from Diana’s past, present and future by some of the greatest storytellers in the business- including Colleen Doran, Mariko Tamaki, the Teen Titans: Raven team of writer Kami Garcia and artist Gabriel Picolo, and legendary Wonder Woman creators returning to the character, including Gail Simone and Greg Rucka!
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1 from Marvel Comics. Once, they were a team of misfits. Now they’re a family, and they’ve earned their peace. But the universe is not a peaceful place — and it’s only getting worse. The Great Empires are in turmoil. The rule of law is dead. And amidst the chaos, the Gods of Olympus have returned — harbingers of a new age of war, reborn to burn their mark on the stars themselves. Someone has to guard the galaxy – but who will accept the mission? And will they survive it? Writer Al Ewing, artist Juann Cabal, colorist Federico Blee and letterer Cory Petit bring you in on the ground floor of a whole Marvel Universe of action and suspense!
To see what else we have in store for you, head on down to Brian’s Comics. See you soon!
Join us this Saturday, January 18 to help celebrate our 7th anniversary! It may be our birthday, but we are giving you the presents:
Free comic books! Cake!! Graphic novel sale!!!
How would you like to win a set of X-Men #1 by artist Jim Lee? Or perhaps a signed volume of East of West? Or a Hawkeye gift pack that includes a limited edition print signed by writer Matthew Rosenberg? These fabulous prizes could be yours!!! Any purchase gets you a raffle ticket for any of these and more. Raffles every hour!
Do you love The Mandalorian as much as we do? Well, there isn’t a comic book (yet) but we have the next best thing: Star Wars Age of Republic Boba Fett! As a part of our anniversary celebration tomorrow we will be giving away FREE copies to everyone. That’s right! Just show up and get a free comic.
So make sure to join us tomorrow for Brian’s Comics 7th Anniversary Celebration from 11 am to 6 pm. See you then!!!
Happy Wednesday, Fankind! Here’s what we have in store for you this week:
IRON MAN 2020 #1 from Marvel Comics. The future is now! Artificial Intelligences presents a clear and present danger to humanity and must be brought to heel! The Robot Rebellion battles for the establishment of robot rights! And…ARNO Stark is Iron Man?
UNDISCOVERED COUNTRY #3 from Image Comics. The expedition into the mysterious United States undertakes a desperate attempt to rescue a member of the team from the Destiny Man’s strange caravan city. Success or certain doom hinges on Americana expert Ace Kenyatta, PhD-what he knows about the new lands…and what he doesn’t.
To see all the new items, click on the NEW THIS WEEK tab and head on down to Brian’s Comics. And don’t forget to join us on Saturday for our 7th Anniversary Party! See you soon!!!
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