New Comics 6-21-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind! Here are some of the new books for you this week:
PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN #1 from Marvel Comics. SPIDER-MAN RETURNS TO THE FRIENDLY NEIGHBORHOOD! The webslinging, wallcrawling wonder returns to New York City in the all-new PETER PARKER: THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN. A companion series to the best-selling Amazing Spider-Man series, Peter Parker is going back-to-basics for big heroics in the Big Apple. Featuring adversaries old and new, be there as Spider-Man returns to his friendly neighborhood for his never ending battle against crime. Written by Chip Zdarsky, with art by Adam Kubert.
SHIRTLESS BEAR-FIGHTER #1 (OF 5) from Image Comics.
After being betrayed by the bears that raised him, the legendary Shirtless Bear-Fighter wanders the forest he’s sworn to protect, fistfighting bears, eating flapjacks, and being the angriest man the world has ever known! When wild-eyed, super-strong bears attack the citizens of Major City, Shirtless ventures into the human world to do what he does best…PUNCH THOSE BEARS IN THE FACE! But all is not as it seems. Someone is manipulating Shirtless…and only by confronting the demons of his past can Shirtless hope to save his future! Written by Jody LeHeup and Sebastian Girner, with art by Nil Vendrell
To see everything we have for you, click HERE. See you soon!!!

New Comics 6-14-17

It’s Wednesday Fankind! Know what that means??? New Comic Book Day!!! Here is some of what we have for you:
DARK DAYS: THE FORGE #1 from DC Comics. DARKNESS COMES TO THE DC UNIVERSE WITH THE MYSTERY OF THE FORGE! Aquaman, Green Lantern and more of DC’s pantheon of heroes suspect Batman of hiding a dark secret that could threaten the very existence of the multiverse! It’s an epic that will span generations-but how does it connect to the origins of one of DC’s most legendary heroes?
WINNEBAGO GRAVEYARD #1 from Image Comics. An American family traveling on vacation finds themselves stranded in a small town with a sinister secret.
To see everything else we have in store for you, click HERE. See you soon!!!

New Comics 6-7-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind! Lot’s of great books out this week, including:
THE DIVIDED STATES OF HYSTERIA #1 from Image Comics. A deeply troubled America is barely beginning to recover from a profound national trauma, only to be further destabilized by a worst-case terrorist attack. A powerful and profoundly unsettling new series echoing today’s political turmoil and the restlessness of a jaded society, THE DIVIDED STATES OF HYSTERIA is poised to upend what readers have come to expect from comics. I am a huge Howard Chaykin fan, so this one is my top pick.
BABYTEETH #1 from Aftershock Comics. Sadie Ritter is sixteen years old, nine months pregnant, and scared out of her sweet nerdy mind. Having a baby that young is tough, but with the support of her loving family behind her, everything should be okay. OH YEAH, and also her baby is the antichrist and it’s going to break open the barriers between the earthly and demonic planes and unleash eternal suffering to all of humankind. Other than that, though…should be fine. From Donny Cates (GOD COUNTRY and REDNECK) with art by Garry Brown.
DARTH VADER #1 from Marvel Comics. The most fearsome villain of all time returns with an all-new series! When Anakin Skywalker fell, both to the pull of the dark side and to the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi, he rose back up, more machine than man. Having lost everything that was once dear to him, the former chosen one must take his first steps into a darker world…as Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith! Join Vader as he learns a new way – the way of Darth Sidious and his newly formed Empire…the way of the dark side.
For a complete list of everything new, click HERE. See you soon!!!

New Comics 5-31-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind! We have one word for you: SAGA!!!
SAGA #43 from Image Comics. In a perfect jumping-on point for first-time readers, Hazel and her star-crossed parents embark on a thrilling new adventure at the westernmost edge of the universe.
DOCTOR APHRA #7 from Marvel Comics. “THE SCREAMING CITADEL” – PART 3. Things don’t look good for Doctor Aphra and Luke Skywalker in this gothic-horror tale. And they look even worse for Han. Catch up with this Star Wars crossover event.
For a complete list of new books, click HERE. See you soon!

Happy Birthday Star Wars Sale

Happy 40th Birthday Star Wars!!!
40 years ago today, Star Wars opened in 32 movie theaters across the country. Since then, nothing has been the same. We love Star Wars here at Brian’s Comics (in case you couldn’t guess by now 🙂 ) and to celebrate, we are having a sale. From now through Sunday, May 28 ALL Star Wars items are 20% off!!! Plus, as an added bonus, ALL graphic novels and trade paperbacks are 20% off too!!! So come on down and pick up that missing issue of Star Wars or ANY trade paperback at 20% off!!!
See you soon, and May The Force Be With You!!!

New Comics 5-24-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind. Here are some of the books we have in store for you this week:
JAMES BOND SERVICE from Dynamite Comics. In contemporary politics, where Britain’s world standing is often more zero than 007, an assassin plans to exterminate the “special relationship,” and lead Britain and the United States into a very dark place…especially when he does so by aiming down the sights of an ancient Enfield rifle! It’ll test Bond’s deadly talents to their limits, in order to defeat the assassin and avert certain geopolitical disaster… A stand-alone, oversized special written by Kieron Gillen (The Wicked + The Divine, Darth Vader) and drawn by Antonio Fuso (Torchwood, Drive) with their thrilling take on the icon of espionage. Featuring a cover by Jamie McKelvie (The Wicked + The Divine)!
XO MANOWAR #3 from Valiant Comics.
Their world became his war! Across every frontline, and through every trench, Aric of Dacia continues his hostile journey through a brutal alien planet the only way he knows how: with war. But the man once known as X-O Manowar is not alone. With a dedicated band of soldiers sworn to his side, Aric will prove his worth on the battlefield… and find himself in a position that no one saw coming!
To see a complete list of new comics, click HERE. See you soon!

New Comics 5-10-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind! First off, I would like to thank you all for making the most recent Free Comic Book Day the most successful one yet! It was so great to see so many of you and we all had a lot of fun.

Now, on to NEW comic book day:

Rebel pilot and rogue archaeologist wander side by side into the darkest shadows of the galaxy as Luke Skywalker reluctantly teams up with Doctor Aphra! The Doctor makes Luke an offer he can’t afford to pass up…one that leads him to a very rare gathering at the heart of the infamous Screaming Citadel. Will Luke find what he’s looking for? Can Aphra be trusted? Or will they both wind up victims of the Citadel’s Queen? This is the beginning of a Star Wars/Doctor Aphra crossover. Don’t miss it!

DRAGON AGE KNIGHT ERRANT #1 from Dark Horse Comics. BioWare’s best-selling fantasy franchise lives on in these canonical comics from Dark Horse! Vaea is an squire to a famous knight and also a talented thief. Vaea takes on an easy thieving job . . . but when she chooses to change the terms of the deal midheist, she is entangled in a dangerous mission that is surely above her pay grade.

To see what else we have in store for you, click HERE. See you soon!!!


Closed on 4-29-17

Attention Fankind: we will be closed tomorrow (4-29-17) for the Butter and Egg Days Parade. But fear not! We will be open on Sunday at 11 am. Have a safe and fun weekend!



New Comics 4-26-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind! Or should I say Happy Aliens Day (4/26, as in LV-426). And just in time to celebrate comes:
ALIENS DEAD ORBIT #1 from Dark Horse Comics. After a horrific accident strikes a space station, an engineering officer must use all available tools – a timer, utility kit, and his wits – to survive an attack from the deadliest creature known to man.
Orc Stain creator James Stokoe pens this thrilling and claustrophobic Aliens story.
FLASH #21 from DC Comics. “THE BUTTON” part two! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of the button prove irresistible to an unwelcome third party-and it’s not who anyone suspects! It’s a mystery woven through time, and the ticking clock starts here!
Click HERE to see everything we have in store for you. See you soon!

New Comics 4-19-17

Happy Wednesday Fankind! Today’s the day we’ve been waiting for:
REDNECK #1 from Image Comics. The Bowmans are VAMPIRES who have quietly run the local barbecue joint in their small town for years, living off cow’s blood. Their peaceful coexistence ends as generations of hate, fear, and bad blood bubble to the surface–making it impossible to separate man from monster! Critically acclaimed writer DONNY CATES (GOD COUNTRY) and artist LISANDRO ESTHERREN serve up the tale of a DIFFERENT kind of family just trying to get by, deep in the heart of Texas.
BATMAN #21 from DC Comics. THE BUTTON part 1.
“THE BUTTON” part one! The cataclysmic events of DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1 continue here! The Dark Knight and The Fastest Man Alive, the two greatest detectives on any world, unite to explore the mystery behind a certain blood-stained smiley button embedded in the Batcave wall. What starts as a simple investigation turns deadly when the secrets of the button prove irresistible to an unwelcome third party-and it’s not who anyone suspects! It’s a mystery woven through time, and the ticking clock starts here!
SECRET EMPIRE #0 from Marvel Comics.
What if your greatest ally was secretly your greatest enemy? What if the most trustworthy, stalwart hero history has ever known has been planning in secret a massive betrayal? That time is now. The Marvel Universe is under siege from within! Captain America, secretly a true believer in the cause of Hydra, has turned his back on the Super Hero community. Using the trust and respect he has gained over the years he has ascended to a position where he can enacts Hydra’s ideals. The death of Jack Flag, the trial of Maria Hill, the second Civil War, the alien Chitauri Queen. All of the dominos of Captain America’s plan have been laid out — and it will take only the slightest push to set them into action!
Here’s a link to what else we have in store for you: