Zombies Invade Petoskey Michigan

A group of zombie gathered today in downtown Petoskey, Michigan to celebrate the anniversary of the first zombie film “White Zombie” which was released on August 4th, 1932.  For more information about future events visit https://www.facebook.com/Petoskeyzombiewalk

 

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Read These New Comics for 10/08

Pick of the Week

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Barbara Gordon is no stranger to dusting herself off when disaster strikes… so when a fire destroys everything she owned, she spots the opportunity for a new lease on life – and seizes it! Following the rest of Gotham’s young adults to the hip border district of Burnside, Barbara sets about building an all-new Batgirl… and discovers all-new threats preying on her peers! It’s a re-invention of Batgirl from the boots up, by the incredible creative team of Cameron Stewart (BATMAN INC.), Brenden Fletcher (WEDNESDAY COMICS), and rising star Babs Tarr!

 

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Alien vs Predator: Fire and Stone #1 by Dark Horse Comics

As the mercenary crew of the Perses leave the horror of LV-223 behind them, one passenger reveals a terrible new danger, and the crew soon find themselves in a deadly struggle between predator and prey!

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Amazing Spider-Man #7 by Marvel Comics

Peer over the EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE!
Spidey teams up with Ms. Marvel in a high-flying (stepping in Kamala’s case) adventure!
Who is Spider-UK and what does he have to do with SPIDER-VERSE?
Rated T

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Army of Darkness : Convention Invasion #1 by Dynamite Entertainment

Ash Williams has been to hell and back, lost the woman he loved, and battled his evil clone – but despite all these trials, nothing can prepare him for… The Terror of the Comic Con! When a cosplay sorcerer takes his role-playing a little too far, Ash has to team up with a trio of comic readers to save the con – and New York City – from a Deadite invasion!

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Astro City #16 by DC/Vertigo

A Vertigo ‘Defy Covers’ issue! Once upon a time, in a small, idyllic town, there was a teen super hero named Starbright. But ‘once’ was a long time ago. Find out what became of Starbright and his greatest foe – and what their entwined destinies hold for the future of Astro City.

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Avengers and X-Men: Axis #1 by Marvel Comics

  • The Red Skull has exploited the gifts of the world’s greatest telepath to broadcast pure hatred across the globe. Now, born of the murder of Charles Xavier, World War Hate has begun.
  • Tony Stark discovers a secret truth that will upend not only his life, but also the lives of everyone he cares for.
  • Can The Avengers and X-Men finally unite? Would their combined strength be enough to hold back the darkness of the Red Onslaught?
  • Magneto murdered the wrong man, releasing the greatest evil the Marvel Universe has ever known. Now Rogue and Scarlet Witch are all that stand in its way.

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Batman #35 by DC Comics

From the superstar creative team that brought you a new start to the Caped Crusader comes the story that could end him. Be there in October for the biggest, deadliest and most epic story yet from writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo – ‘Batman: Endgame’ begins here!

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Black Science #9 by Image Comics

Conflict is the only constant, as the Dimensionauts are embroiled in a brutal war which threatens to engulf the fantastical land they are stranded in. But how can they uncover the horrible truth about the Pillar when every second is a fight to survive?

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Captain Marvel #8 by Marvel Comics

Carol’s bombastic adventure through space with her pet, Chewie, continues!
Rocket was right, though, Carol Corps! There’s more to Chewie than meets the eye! But, where did the Flerken come from?
Chewie is a Mom to hundreds. Where was she hiding all those Flerken eggs, and is this the end for Carol and her pet?

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Danger Girl: Mayday #4 by IDW Publishing

It’s the explosive conclusion to the most dangerous story of the year – return of the traitorous Natalia Kassle! Recovered and resuscitated by the enigmatic April Mayday, will Natalia join forces with her to destroy the Danger Girls? And will Abbey be forced to cross over to the role of a villain? Find out in the concluding chapter of the latest and greatest Danger Girl series!

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Fraggle Rock #8 by Marvel Comics

WHY WE LOVE IT: Our FRAGGLE ROCK anthologies were the first comics we published with our friends at The Jim Henson Company and ever since then, we’ve always wanted to tell one big, epic, Fraggletastic story only possible in comics. Now we have our chance in this four-issue limited series! The Fraggles will adventure to places they’ve never been before, places where Gobo, Red, Mokey, Wembly, and Boober will meet brand-new friends, sing brand-new songs, and dance their cares away!<br… >WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT:
Whether it’s ADVENTURE TIME, AMULET, or MOUSE GUARD, comics fans are coming out for all-ages stories. No one mastered that art form quite like Jim Henson, and the characters of FRAGGLE ROCK remain some of his most beloved creations. New York Times bestselling author Kate Leth (ADVENTURE TIME: SEEING RED, BRAVEST WARRIORS) and artist Jake Myler (FRAGGLE ROCK, Orphan Blade), have spun a hilarious, super fun story for longtime fans and comic readers of all ages who’ve yet to meet this lovable gang of Fraggles.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT:When the water supply of Fraggle Rock mysteriously runs dry, the Fraggles have to journey deep into the caves of Fraggle Rock to find the fabled Everspring where adventure awaits and no Fraggle has gone before! It’s the beloved characters of Fraggle Rock in their biggest story yet!

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October Faction #1 by IDW Publishing

The creative team behind Monster & Madman would like to introduce you to the ongoing adventures of retired monster-hunter Frederick Allan and his family… which include a thrill-killer, a witch, and a warlock. Because sometimes crazy is the glue that binds a family together.

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Rocket Raccoon #4 by Marvel Comics

THE FUR FLIES! Rocket and his dangerous doppelgänger face off!
BETRAYED! Ensnared like some kind of terrestrial rodent, Rocket comes face-to-face-to-face-to-face-to-face with a few of the folks who want him dead!
Can the everyone’s favorite gunslingin’ Guardian of the Galaxy make it out alive and clear his name?
Rated T

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Zombie Tramp #3 by Danger Zone Comics

Zombie Tramp has fallen in with the wrong crowd in her adventure to Las Vegas, specifically the undead clutches of the king of Sin City’s sex trade. Now she’s being forced to wed the jump-suited monster of a man in a private ceremony at the Grand Canyon! But in this unholy wedding, ‘Til death’ is just the start. Features a ‘risque’ variant cover limited to 2,000 copies!

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Read These New Comics for 9/10

Pick of the Week

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Spread #3 by Image Comics

It’s chow time at Fat Jack’s Cannibal Cafe!

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’68 Homefront #1 by Image Comics

In 1968, the horrors of the Vietnam war invaded every American living room. On February 13th of that year, a new war began, bringing horror… and hunger home to stay. ’68: HOMEFRONT returns the series to the American heartland and the small, sleepy town of Harbinger, Pennsylvania (home of the Heralds) in the first two-issue story arc, ’68: PEECE AND LOVE.’ Fresh accident victims sit up on morticians’ slabs, a busload of visiting athletes rises from wet red asphalt to become an army of the damned, and Jenny Love-homecoming queen, cheerleader, and girl next door-prepares to reveal her deepest secret to the world. A secret in the form of leather-clad town bad boy, Johnny Love.

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Amazing Spider-Man #6 by Marvel Comics

The finale of the record-breaking first arc of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN where all heck breaks loose on Peter Parker.
Parker Industries has promised a humane and secure super-villain containment system but Black Cat and Electro have other ideas…
The secrets of Silk have been revealed!

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Astro City #3by DC/Vertigo

Ellie’s Friends’ part two. In the wake of last issue’s devastation, Ellie has to find a way to save her longtime friends and discover the truth about her past in the process. Plus: Honor Guard and the villainy of Vivi Viktor!

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Captain Marvel #7 by Marvel Comics

For Issues 7 and 8, Marcio Takara, the incomparable artist on Incorruptible, joins the Carol Corps!
What happens when Captain Marvel and her flerkin’ cat, Chewie, have an unexpected alien visitor?
In space, no one can hear you MEOWWWHISSSS!

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Death of Wolverine #2 by Marvel Comics

The beginning of the end is now here…THE DEATH OF WOLVERINE!
• THREE MONTHS TO DIE, the loss of Wolverine’s healing factor–all led to this, the single most important x-Men event of the decade.
• Logan has spent over a century being the best there is at what he does…but even the best fade away eventually.
• Over the years, Logan has been a warrior, a hero, a renegade, a samurai, a teacher—and so much more. But now, the greatest x-Men hero will play a role he’s never played before in this special weekly event brought to you by industry superstars Charles Soule and Steve McNiven.

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Inhumans #5 by Marvel Comics

Medusa and the Inhumans of Attilan are taken down hard. The Unspoken is back and taking his kingdom back no matter the cost.

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Walking Dead #131 by Image Comics

A journey begins.

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Zombie Tramp #2 by Danger Zone Comics

As Zombie Tramp stirs up trouble in Sin City she catches the attention of its most legendary resident, The King! The problem is he ‘left the building’ three decades ago – so what kind of undead monster sits on the throne now? It’s a buffet of all out high-stakes reanimated action! Also available in an alternate ‘risque’ cover.

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49 Days Until DragonCon

Geek Triumvirate will be making its annual pilgrimage to DragonCon in Atlanta again this year.  To countdown the days we will be sharing images, videos, and helpful tips from our previous visits.

Here is video from Nate’s girlfriend Theresa’s Youtube Channel.  The video is Michael Rooker talking during a panel about The Walking Dead about Merle’s death.  Due to some strategic planning we were able to get front row seats to the panel.

Playlist of all Walking Dead panel

Read These Comics for 5/21

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Amazing Spider-Man (vol 3) #2 by Marvel Comics

  • Electro’s power is out of control! And only one person can fix it… /li>
  • …the Superior Spider-Man!
  • Wait. This book’s the AMAZING Spider-Man now.
  • So we’re probably out of luck.
  • Plus: That thing that freaked you out last issue? There’s more on that. The return of you-know-who? There’s MUCH more on that. Action! Drama! Surprises! There’s MORE OF EVERYTHING!

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Danger Girl: Mayday #2 by IDW Publishing

After the most SHOCKING and UNEXPECTED comeback in the history of Danger Girl, the only question that remains is: ‘What happens NEXT?!’ The second piece of that deadly puzzle can be found here in the latest chapter of the original and unsurpassed Danger Girl series!
For subscription customers only, a variant cover from interior artist John Royle!

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Forever Evil #7 by DC Comics

It’s evil versus evil in the shocking ‘take-no-prisoners’ conclusion to FOREVER EVIL! What will be the fate of Lex Luthor and his Injustice League? Who will live – and who will die? And why is The Hooded Man the most feared being from the Syndicate’s world? Do not miss this startling finale that will leave the DC universe reeling and reveal the secrets to the future!

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Miracleman #6 by Marvel Comics

  • Book Two: The Red King Syndrome begins!
  • The twisted genius who created Miracleman initiates a long-held plan that threatens Miracleman’s family.
  • The origins of Dr. Emil Gargunza his Project Zarathustra are revealed.
  • Issue #5 includes material originally presented in WARRIOR #12-15>, plus bonus material.

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Original Sin #2 by Marvel Comics

WHO HOLDS THE EYE? WHO KNOWS ITS SECRETS?
The cosmic manhunt for the Watcher’s killer continues. More bodies are discovered. The killer’s trail leads to the far corners of the universe and beyond. And just when Nick Fury and the Avengers think they’ve cornered their murderer… EVERYTHING EXPLODES, unleashing the Marvel Universe’s greatest secrets.

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Saga #19 by Image Comics

Saga returns! New planet, new adversaries, and a very new direction, all from the same old Hugo Award-winning team. RETAILER FRIENDS: Thanks to you, our audience keeps growing, as new readers continue to get caught up on trades before jumping to our monthly issues, so please make sure to order enough for your customers, old and new. And thanks again! -Brian & Fiona

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The Shadow: Midnight In Moscow #1 by Dynamite Comics

New Year’s, 1950 — the end of a tumultuous decade — and LAMONT CRANSTON, the man the world and the underworld know all too well as THE SHADOW, has had enough. It’s time for the Mysterious Nemesis of Crime to hang up his cloak, his slouch hat, and his twin .45s, and retire from public life… …But despite this momentous decision, MARGO LAINE and the rest of the Shadow’s AGENTS fear that mankind, teetering on the brink of nuclear Armageddon, may not be quite ready to be bereft of the Dark Avenger.

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X-Men #14 by Marvel Comics

  • The Jean Grey School is under attack, leaving a young X-Man dead on the school’s front lawn.
  • Jubilee’s worst nightmare has come to pass… and the future’s being rewritten.
  • Clay Mann (GAMBIT) joins Brian Wood for a terrifying new chapter in X-Men history!

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Zombie Tramp #4 by Danger Zone

Now that Janey and her mysterious new friend Morning have reached their destination, things get even more volatile as a friend from the past comes to visit our Zombie Tramp. Double-crosses, revenge, and the Necronomicon all collide in the conclusion tThe Taint Train of Terror! Alternate ‘risqué’ variant cover also available (limited to 1,000 copies).

Read These New Comics for 4/23

Pick of the Week

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Original Sin #0 by Marvel Comics

IT’S THE PROLOGUE TO THE BIGGEST MARVEL SERIES OF THE SUMMER! WHO IS THE WATCHER? That’s what Nova is wondering after his latest brush with the moon-dwelling enigma he’s encountered before! But what he discovers will have a profound effect on the young hero, as well as priming the pump for the most cataclysmic event in Marvel history! WHAT DID HE SEE?

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Ash and the Army of Darkness #6 by Dynamite Studios

A new adventure awaits Ash in the Dark Wood as he tries to find Evil Sheila and the Book of the Dead. But Sheila is too busy trying to resurrect a new undead husband to bother with Ash

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Danger Girl Mayday #1 by IDW Publishing

An all-new cast of sinister characters! Secrets from Deuce’s past! And the shocking return of the deadliest (and sexiest!) Danger Girl villain of all-time! Fans of the original and best-selling Danger Girl series CAN’T MISS what’s sure to be the wildest adventure of the year! Plus… a mysterious Major lurks in the wings!e!

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Game Of Thrones #20 by Dynamite Entertainment

Battle is joined at the Trident, with Tyrion Lannister in the vanguard-placed there by a father determined to rid himself of an embarrassment. But the fortunes of war are not so easily manipulated, as Lord Tywin is about to learn, to his great regret… and even greater rage. For in a brilliant tactical move, the host of young Robb Stark has descended upon the army of Jaime Lannister outside the besieged gates of Riverrun, and has won a great victory… and a prize that might end the war before it has fairly begun.

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Guardians of the Galaxy #14 by Marvel Comics

100th issue ANIVERSARY CELEBRATION!

45 years in the making! It’s finally here!!! The 100th issue of Guardians of the Galaxy! (Okay it’s actually the 101st, but we had an X-Men crossover to get through! Sheesh!)

It’s an all-star celebration of the most popular super team of 2014 as cosmic captain Brian Michael Bendis welcomes Nick Bradshaw (WOLVERINE AND THE X-MEN) to the team!

As the GOTG gets ready for new members VENOM and CAPTAIN MARVEL, there are unexpected dangers that promise to tear the team to its core.

Plus in this special double sized anniversary issue… two special back up stories by former GOTG writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning!

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Red Lanterns #30 by DC Comics

Guy Gardner’s got a missing comrade, a red-ring-wielding Supergirl, and a deeply pissed-off Atrocitus to deal with! The last thing he needs is another new Red Lantern – especially when this one may be the deadliest Red to ever wear the ring! But whose side will this new Lantern join? And will Rankorr survive his close encounter with Atrocitus and Dex-Starr?

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Sovereign #2 by Image Comics

An emperor lays dead, with no successor named for his vacated throne. Visitors from a distant land discover that there is more in the world than their philosophies know. And three masked outcasts come bearing word of a coming apocalypse…

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Walking Dead #126 by Image Comics

‘ALL OUT WAR,’ Conclusion
This changes everything.

Read These New Comics for 4/09

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Astro City #11 by Vertigo/DC Comics

When you’re the Silver Adept, one of Astro City’s newest and most powerful mystic heroes, your life is full of magic, battle, demons, apocalypses and more. When you’re the Adept’s personal assistant, though, life gets really weird. A look at the woman behind the hero. Plus: sushi.

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Batman Eternal #1 by DC Comics

Don’t dare miss the start of the Bat-story so big it’s going to take every week of the month to tell! A massive cast of Gotham City’s best (and worst) examines the relationship between Batman, his allies and his city. In this debut issue, Commissioner James Gordon is caught on the wrong side of the law!

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Iron Fist The Living Weapon #1 by Marvel Comics

High above the city, in a multi-million dollar penthouse, Danny Rand, a.k.a. Iron Fist, ‘The Living Weapon,’ is haunted by the consequences of choosing death over life. A message from Iron Fist’s mystical homeland of K’un-Lun brings Danny back to his blood soaked origin of betrayal and vengeance! Revenge is a weapon that cuts both ways…. Will Danny survive the bloodletting? A one-of-a-kind kung fu action epic directed by the inimitable Kaare Andrews!

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Iron Man #24 by Marvel Comics

THE NEW EPIC CONTINUES, ‘RINGS OF THE MANDARINS’

TONY STARK on a black op behind enemy lines that goes horribly wrong? He’s fine with that.

When the enemy lines is ‘Svartalfheim, home of the Dark Elves’ and MALEKITH THE ACCURSED wants to wear your skin, things get complicated.

Will Tony have to resort to a very special IRON MAN suit?

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Kickass 3 #7 by Marvel Comics

Hit-Girl’s day of reckoning has arrived. Tied up mentally and physically, she’s an easy mark even for a washed-up super-villain like Chris Genovese (formerly known as The Mother F**ker). Where is Kick-Ass when she needs him most? What’s happened to all the costumed superheroes? A major character death is imminent and with only one more issue before the series finale, it could be anyone!

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Lumberjanes #1 by Boom! Studios

WHY WE LOVE IT: Five best friends spending the summer at Lumberjane scout camp… defeating yetis, thre-eeyed wolves, and giant falcons… what’s not to love?!
WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT: It’s Buffy the Vampire Slayer meets Gravity Falls and features five buttkicking, rad teenager girls wailing on monsters and solving a mystery with the whole world at stake. And with the talent of acclaimed cartoonist Noelle Stevenson and talented newcomer Grace Ellis writing and Brooke Allen on art, this is going to be a spectacular series that you won’t want to miss.
WHAT IT’S ABOUT: Jo, April, Mal, Molly and Ripley are five best pals determined to have an awesome summer together… and they’re not gonna let any insane quest or an array of supernatural critters get in their way! Not only is it the second title launching in our new BOOM! Box imprint but LUMBERJANES is one of those punk rock, love-everything-about-it stories that appeals to fans of basically all excellent things.

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Maxx Maxximized #6 by IDW Publishing

After laying on the couch and feeling sorry for himself, and being spied upon by some isz… Maxx plunges down the proverbial rabbit hole and encounters the ‘Crappon in the Hat,’ tries to save a fish, spills some beans, discovers a little girl (who is somehow connected to the Jungle Queen), and then finds himself on Julie’s couch, confused and afraid… right back where he started!

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Shutter #1 by Image Comics

INDIANA JONES FOR THE 21ST CENTURY! Marvel Knights: Hulk and GLORY writer JOE KEATINGE teams up with artist extraordinaire LEILA DEL DUCA for her Image Comics debut in an all-new ongoing series combining the urban fantasy of Fables and the globe-spanning adventure of Y: The Last Man. Kate Kristopher, once the most famous explorer of an Earth far more fantastic than the one we know, is forced to return to the adventurous life she left behind when a family secret threatens to destroy everything she spent her life protecting.

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The Walking Dead #125 by Image Comics

‘ALL OUT WAR,’ Part 11
The f*ck f*cking f*ckity f*cking penultimate chapter of All Out Motherf*cking War!.