Read These Comics For The Week Of Christmas

Its a small list of comics available this week but definitely some amazing content to read over Holiday break. Happy Holidays everyone!

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Forever Evil #4 by DC Comics

It’s all-out chaos as the DC Universe continues its march through darkness! War erupts across the Earth between the villains! Allegiances are formed! Rivals are murdered! And at center stage it’s Lex Luthor versus Batman – and their fight couldn’t come at a worse time as Deathstroke’s Hunting Party closes in on the world’s only hope against the Crime Syndicate!

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Origins II #1 by Marvel Comics

Featuring a special Collector’s Edition Acetate Cover! Part 1 of 5!
A few years after the events of ORIGIN finds James Howlett running with the wolves, until something unexpected brings him back into the world.
Follow the first ‘X-Man’ as he finds his way back to civilization and falls afoul of someone Sinister, who’s just discovering mutantkind and the horrors he can visit on them. Plus, discover the secret behind James’ greatest enemy! At some point, the mutant who will become The Wolverine must choose: is he man or is he beast?
An all-new chapter in the secret origin of one of Marvel’s most mysterious characters is revealed starting this November, by superstars Kieron Gillen (YOUNG AVENGERS, IRON MAN) and Adam Kubert (AVENGERS, UNCANNY X-MEN, WOLVERINE)!
Special Digital Edition Offer! Each copy comes with a FREE digital edition download of ORIGIN II #1, ORIGIN #1, & WOLVERINE: JAPAN’S MOST WANTED INFINITE COMIC #1!

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Saviors #1 by Image Comics

Eisner Award winner JAMES ROBINSON (Starman, Earth 2) and artist extraordinaire J. BONE (The Rocketeer: Hollywood Horror, The Spirit) present an all-new saga of monstrous alien horror.
When Tomas Ramirez stumbles upon an extraterrestrial conspiracy to take over the world, his life is changed forever. He must now seek out those few souls who share this terrible knowledge. But even united, how can they hope to defeat a shadowy alien cabal that is both indestructible and eager to kill anyone who threatens it?

Read These Comics for The Week of 11/6

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Alex + Ada #1 by Image Comics

From JONATHAN LUNA (GIRLS, THE SWORD, Spider-Woman, ULTRA) and SARAH VAUGHN (Sparkshooter) comes ALEX + ADA, a sci-fi drama set in the near future. The last thing in the world Alex wanted was an X5, the latest in realistic androids. But when Ada is dropped into his life, will Alex keep her? This will be JONATHAN LUNA’s return to comics after three years off since the end of THE SWORD!

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Amazing X-Men (vol 2) #1 by Marvel Comics

An AMAZING new era for the X-Men starts here! Ever since his Nightcrawler’s death in X-MEN MESSIAH COMPLEX, the X-Men have been without their heart and soul. After learning that their friend may not be gone after all, it’s up to WOLVERINE, STORM, BEAST, ICEMAN, NORTHSTAR and FIRESTAR to find and bring back the fan favorite fuzzy blue elf! Super star artist ED MCGUINNESS (HULK) joins master X-Writer JASON AARON (WOLVERINE AND THE X-MEN, X-MEN: SCHISM) to bring you the most exciting comic on the stands!

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Emerald City of OZ #4 by Marvel Comics

Bunnies! Lots of bunnies! Including a King Bunny who doesn’t want to be a king.
Babies! Babies in mortal danger! Including one baby almost crushed beneath the wheels of Ozma’s Red Wagon and another baby nearly torn to pieces by tigers and bears. Well, sort of.
Then Ozma discovers the Nome Army’s impending invasion of Oz. Is Ozma too late to save her land from annihilation?

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Forever Evil #3 by DC Comics

The first universe-wide event of The New 52 continues to explode across the DC Universe! With the world under the rule of the mysterious and deadly Crime Syndicate and our greatest heroes dead, it’s up to the unlikeliest of defenders to rise up to save us – humanity’s only hope-Lex Luthor?! Plus, a startling revelation about the dark secret of the Syndicate’s mission on Earth-and what it means for the future of the DC Universe and its heroes and villains.

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Iron Man (vol 5) #18 by Marvel Comics

AN ALL NEW ARC BEGINS! ‘IRON METROPOLITAN’ PART ONE!

  • TONY STARK has returned from space with a vision of a better world.
  • Who is his secret ally? What is his secret resource? Who on Earth would stop him?
  • The MANDARIN is dead. He died at the end of Fraction’s run. There’s probably a reason why we’re mentioning it.

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Screwed #6 by Zenescope Entertainment

It’s been a long and crazy road for Anne, but can it finally come to an end? While desperately racing to save Erin from the maniacal Suture, Anne finds herself face to face with the man who ‘screwed’ her out of her happy life. Broken, exhausted and desperately holding onto sanity, she’s the only one who can possibly stop the monsters and save Erin before it’s too late! Don’t miss this electrifying final chapter of Tyler Kirkham’s Screwed!

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’68 Hallowed Ground One-Shot by Image Comics

THIS SPECIAL ONE-SHOT IS DEDICATED TO THE LATE JOSH MEDORS AND HIS FAMILY – A SPECIAL STORY FOR A SPECIAL FRIEND. On February 13, 1968, a passenger train derails in Streiner, Mississippi when a rotting mass of the living dead blocks the tracks. Hundreds are killed and the few desperate survivors are forced to hole up as best they can within the confines of the small rural town. Trapped in a tiny church, two soldiers fresh from the killing fields of Vietnam must do their best to defend a handful of civilians from the oncoming horde of flesh-eating cadavers. While a man named for the devil holds the barricaded sanctuary, a sniper in the belfry above practices his deadly trade, slaying the ‘disciples’ of hell from a hundred yards away. Together, they must brave the living nightmares of 1968 and fight to hold their tiny piece of HALLOWED GROUND.

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Superman Unchained #4 by DC Comics

Superman rushes to stop Ascension’s attack and kicks off a huge battle with Wraith! Besieged on all sides, Superman has no choice but to call in some powerful friends…

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Trillium #4 by DC/Vertigo

Everything Nika and William thought they knew is thrown into question as the world of Trillium is twisted inside out. New universes emerge in the wake of last issue’s shocking ending, and William and Nika find themselves more lost than ever!

Read These Comics for Week of 10/9

This week features a heavy dose of zombie and Halloween books. The Walking Dead features multiple covers that come together to make one large image in celebration of 10th anniversary of book and season 4 premiere of television show on Sunday Oct 13. For more information about these comics and many other visit your local comic book shop.

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Astro City (vol 3) #5 by DC Comics

What secrets hide in Astro City’s past? And what does the Broken Man fear? Take a look into the days before Astro City was renamed as you meet the Blasphemy Agency, watch Dame Progress battle Mister Cakewalk, and learn what lies behind the mask of Lord Saampa, the Serpent’s Tongue, in a trio of revelatory adventures. Hints, portents, and mysteries unfold, as the Broken Man’s story is explored.

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Batman (vol 2) #24 by DC Comics

Zero Year Part Four! In this amazing, double-sized issue, Batman is on the trail of the Red Hood Gang and their mysterious leader, secret origins are revealed, and a major surprise will change the course of Zero Year and Batman’s life!

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Buck Rogers In The 25th Century by Hermes Press

The adventure that started in Howard Chaykin’s new ground-breaking tale of the new Buck Rogers continues! Over eighty years after the creation of the newspaper strip that became a household word, Chaykin has returned the character and his universe back to basics: Buck Rogers, former World War I ace is accidentally suspended in time only to awaken to a new and different earth, 500 years in the future, fragmented by war and ruled by an omnipotent force – the Chinese. Now, Buck along with Colonel Wilma Deering, begin a new fight, to free the United States! See the startling plot twists as this classic tale of sci-fi adventure hits its stride!

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Dexter #4 by Marvel Comics

CONTINUING THE ALL-NEW DEXTER ADVENTURE, WRITTEN BY HIS CREATOR JEFF LINDSAY!
Dexter Morgan isn’t just Miami’s #1 forensic blood splatter expert, he’s also a serial killer who targets other serial killers!
Has Dexter met his match and did he help create him?
The bodies are piling up-and Dexter might be next!

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Infinity #4 by Marvel Comics

Negotiating the fall of worlds.

The Illuminati versus Thanos.

Thor, God of War.

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Forever Evil Arkham War #1 by DC Comics

As FOREVER EVIL hits the world, no corner of the DC Universe is in worse shape than Gotham City! Madness and mayhem hit the streets as both Arkham Asylum and Blackgate Prison unleash their prisoners upon the helpless citizens of Gotham. And with no Dark Knight to protect the city, what horrors will follow?

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Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Oz #3 by Zenescope Entertainment

Dorothy’s travels through the land of Oz in search of the Veridian Scepter bring her face to face with one danger after another. Luckily along with the danger with the she also finds new allies in the Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow… but unknown to Dorothy and Glinda one of these new companions may not be the noble friend they pretend to be.

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Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Through The Looking Glass #1 by Zenescope Entertainment

The series that every Wonderland fan has been waiting for is here! Of all the evil and sinister beings who have occupied the terrifying realm of Wonderland none have instilled fear in all they meet as much as one particular hat wearing villain. The boy turned man who nearly ended the world as we know it is back. The most diabolical villain in the history of wonderland returns. The story of Johnny Liddle’s transformation into the sinister Mad Hatter will finally be told and his origin may very well drive you absolutely mad. From writers Raven Gregory (Wonderland trilogy) and Pat Shand (Unleashed) comes the follow up to the hit, Wonderland series DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE, where a world of horror awaits and it’s no farther away than a step… THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS.

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Sons of Anarchy #2 by Boom! Studios

With the Ghost Brothers hot on her tail and no one left to turn to after the death of her uncle, Kozik, Kendra finds the only person in the world left who might help her: Tig Trager. But Tig answers to SAMCRO, and SAMCRO just might answer to a higher power… that wants Kendra six feet under.

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Screwed #5 by Zenescope Entertainment

A demon from the past appears to threaten Erin’s sanity. Anne attempts to reach out to the life she once knew but can she get past the monster she’s become? Meanwhile the main event that fans have been asking for since issue 1 arrives: Agent Simon and Suture face off and only one will walk away! And the stage is set for the explosive finale as the mysterious puppeteer who has been pulling the strings is finally revealed!

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Superman Wonder Woman #1 by DC Comics

Beginning a bold new series that details the relationship between The Man of Steel and the Warrior Princess as rising star writer Charles Soule is joined by fan favorite artist Tony S. Daniel to tell the tale of a romance that will shake the stars themselves. These two super-beings love each other, but not everyone shares their joy. Some fear it, some test it-and some will try to kill for it. Some say love is a battlefield, but where Superman and Wonder Woman are concerned it spells Doomsday! This issue features an amazing wraparound gate-fold cover that opens up to a triptych with Superman and Wonder Woman in the center!

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The Walking Dead #115 by Image Comics

ALL-OUT WAR BEGINS! The biggest story-line in WALKING DEAD history – just in time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the series! It’s Rick versus Negan with a little help from everyone else!

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Zombies Vs. Cheerleaders (vol 2) #3 by 3 Finger Prints

Featuring the ZvC debut of indie star creator Ray Friesen (Pirate Penguin vs. Ninja Chicken) and a new Becky & Bob adventure! Also, a new installment of Rich Koslowski’s Death Valley High. Includes the second of the three Z-V-C puzzle variant covers!

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Zombie Tramp trade paperback by Action Lab Entertainment

A high-priced Hollywood call-girl gets set up on a bad date by her transvestite madame, gets bitten by a zombie, and then seeks out vengeance on those who wronged her! Cartoon grind-house action abounds – with voodoo queens, zombie convicts, and crooked LAPD! The sold-out and out-of-print first volume gets re-mastered, with a new cover, deleted scenes, and more!

Read These Comics for Week of 10/2

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Captain Amercia Living Legend #1 by Marvel Comics

  • When a top-secret orbital research station is dragged from the sky by an unknown alien force, army-of-one Steve Rogers finds himself caught between two global superpowers on the brink of war!
  • But how does it involve Volkov – a decorated Russian officer he last crossed paths with during the closing days of World War II, who disappeared on an ill-fated lunar mission over forty years ago?
  • Andy Diggle and Adi Granov send living legend Captain America on a one-man mission into the heart of darkness-in search of another!

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Iron Man (vol 5) #16 by Marvel Comics

  • MORE MIND-BLOWING REVELATIONS AS ‘THE SECRET ORIGIN OF TONY STARK’ CONTINUES!
  • An escape from the scene of the crime.
  • How is TONY STARK deceiving the GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY?
  • A surprise Tony was trying to avoid…

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Trillium #3 by DC/Vertigo

After her mind-altering encounter with William, the wounded soldier from 1921, Nika is flung back to the far future, where she must face the repercussions of her actions. But will she be able to make sense of what’s happening to her in time to stop Earthlab’s genocide of the indigenous alien tribe? And can she find her way back to William?

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Scooby Doo Where Are You? #38 by DC Comics

When the monsters from a late-night horror movie TV show become all too real, they scare the hostess right out of her fright wig and straight to Mystery Inc. for help! Join the gang as they dress up and host the TV show themselves to unravel what’s really causing a scene behind the set!

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Forever Evil #2 by DC Comics

The villains have taken over the world! The Teen Titans fight back! Can the inexperienced teen heroes do what the adults could not? (Answer: Nope. It goes very poorly

Read These Comics for 8/28

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Batman Superman #3 by DC Comics

It’s a showdown that could shatter two worlds when Batman and Superman battle the Superman and Batman of Earth 2! Written by Greg Pak and artwork by Jae Lee.

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Extinction Parade #2 by Avatar Press

MAX BROOKS – author of the New York Times Best Selling novels, World War Z and The Zombie Survival Guide, brings a new vision of stark terror to comics with this innovative mega-series! Across the globe the alpha subdead vampire race has identified the battle lines. With their prey dwindling beneath the weight of zombie apocalypse, the bloodsuckers must decimate the ranks of the walking dead to ensure their survival. But the rolling plague hordes are like a tidal wave of destruction, wiping clean the earth beneath them and swelling their ranks to legion. Will even the superhuman ferocity of the vampire race be able to bring mankind back from the brink for their own nefarious purposes? Three species in mortal conflict. This is how a species dies. Available with Regular, Wraparound, End of a Species and Bloodwashed Retailer Incentive covers by Raulo Caceres. Also, available with a special black Leather cover, limited to just 1000 copies!  Written by Max Brooks and artwork by Raulo Caceres.

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Uncanny #3 by Dynamite Entertainment

Professional thief-for-hire Weaver is introduced to the mysterious arms dealer Deacon Styles, who has a proposition for him. All he has to do is steal a briefcase. But why bring a man of such unique abilities halfway round the world for such a lowball heist? Something doesn’t add up. Because Weaver isn’t the only one in Deacon’s crew with uncanny abilities… Written by Andy Diggle and artwork by Aaron Campbell

Read These Comics For 7/24

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After the events of the HACK/SLASH series, Cassie Hack is doing her best to live a normal life. But a Deadite attack forces Cassie back into action and this time, she’s not alone! Meet Cassie’s new partner: Ashley J. Williams! Can the pair keep from killing each other long enough to quest for the stolen pages from the Book of the Dead? Will Ash get some sugar? Or will Cassie make him kiss it? It’s the horror mash-up that fans demanded! Written by Tim Seeley and artwork by Daniel Leister.

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Batman Superman #2 by DC Comics

Batman and Superman travel to Earth 2, where they find familiar heroes who are trying to kill them! Written by Greg Pak and artwork by Jae Lee.

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Danger Girl Trinity #4 by IDW Publishing

Our trio of tales starring the delectable Danger Girls comes to its rip-roaring, action-packed conclusion-it’s a thrill a minute as Abbey, Sydney and Sonja finally collide, just when you least expect it… and then all Hell breaks loose!  Written by Andy Hartnell and artwork by John Royle, various.

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Superior Spider-Man #14 by Marvel Comics

It’s SUPERIOR SPIDER-MONTH as the biggest new book of the year brings you its biggest twist yet! The Superior Spider-Man takes down Shadowland. All of it. To the ground. Written by Dan Slott and artwork by Giuseppe Camuncoli.

Information and covers courtesy of Diamond Distrubtors.

Read these comics for 6/26

A bounty of new comics release this Wednesday. Happy reading.  Find you local comic shop here.  I will be picking my books up from The Comics Club.

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Uncanny #1 by Dynamite Entertainment

SIX BILLION SKILL SETS. ONE LAST CHANCE. Weaver is unique, or so he thinks. Born with an uncanny ability, he can steal other people’s skills – their memories, abilities, and expertise – for a limited time. A man with a power like that could change the world; but as a professional gambler, con-man, and thief-for-hire, Weaver prefers to look out for number one. That is, until he finds himself drawn into a dangerous game of international intrigue where the rules keep changing, the players are hidden… and the first thing he stands to lose is his life. And maybe, just maybe, he isn’t so unique after all…By writer Andy Diggle and artist Aaron Campbell.

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Jupiter’s Legacy #2 by Image Comics

PART TWO The comic book event of 2013 continues as the schism between the superheroes widens and a plot to unseat the greatest hero of them all emerges. Celebrate the 75th anniversary of Superman this month by buying this frankly much-more interesting book by superstar creators Mark Millar and Frank Quitely.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 #4 by Marvel Comics

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Batman Superman #1 by DC Comics

A new epic begins with the debut of this new, ongoing series! Don’t miss the first fateful meeting of Batman and Superman in The New 52!

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X-Men Vol 4 #2 by Marvel Comics

The school is on lockdown…but if the bad guys can’t get out, neither can the X-Men! • John Sublime is back, but is one of the X-Men’s scariest villains not who we should be afraid of? • Who or what is Arkea?

Castle A Calm Before Storm HC by Marvel Comics

The adaptations based on the hit ABC show Castle continue as Derrick Storm’s gruesome discovery draws him into an international spectacle! Who is the Fear? What does he want with Derrick? And why is Derrick’s father next on his hit list? As the international situation in New York continues to degrade, Derrick reaches out to the one person who may be able to help him: his former handler, Clara Strike. But even if she responds, will she be with him or against him? As the city of Moscow teeters on the verge of a meltdown, Derrick faces the Fear in final battle. Can he prevent World War III – and finally avenge his mother? Don’t miss the espionage thriller that has comic-book and Castle fans raving!

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Superman Volume 4 #21 by DC Comics

Witness the horror of Hector Hammond as Metropolis burns! What happens when a city is taken over by a nightmare?

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Wake #2 by DC/Vertigo

They call it the ‘Ghost Rig.’ A secret, underwater oil rig filled with roughnecks and scientists on the brink of an incredible discovery. But when things go horribly wrong, this scientific safe haven will turn into a house of horrors at the bottom of the ocean! Part two of the incredible new series by Scott Snyder and Sean Murphy!

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