New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Matt Fraction and Christian Ward's ODY-C #1

Matt Fraction and Christian Ward’s ODY-C #1

 

 

Highlights This Week:  The ever-prolific Matt Fraction debuts his latest creator-owned title from Image Comics this week. ODY-C #1 is a sci-fi take on Homer’s The Odyssey (ODY-C, get it?) with Infinite Vacation artist Christian Ward. In this 26-chapter retelling the characters are all gender-swapped and the first issue sports an 8-page foldout that sets the stage for this epic adventure that has been described as “eye-popping and psychedelic”. It was also written by Fraction so that his 4-year old daughter, Tallulah, would have an adventure story starring a kickass female hero;

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: So Much To Read

Meteor Men

Meteor Men



Westfield’s Wayne Markley recommends some new graphic novels and collections including Meteor Men, Kinski , and The Don Rosa Library: Walt Disney’s Uncle Scrooge and Donald Duck.

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Interview: Joëlle Jones & Jamie S. Rich on Dark Horse’s Lady Killer

Lady Killer #1

Lady Killer #1



Creators Joëlle Jones & Jamie S. Rich talk about their upcoming series, Dark Horse’s Lady Killer.

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Wonder Woman #36 By Meredith and David Finch

Wonder Woman #36 By Meredith and David Finch

 

 

Highlights This Week:  Husband and wife team Meredith and David Finch are the new creative team with a new direction for Diana Prince in Wonder Woman #36. And, they’re not forgetting what the previous team of Brian Azzarello and Cliff Chiang did in their three year run, but the new team’s take will be more connected to the current DC Universe with her relationship with Superman being a part of it, as well as early appearances by the rest of the Justice League and Swamp Thing;

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Interview: Nancy A. Collins on Dynamite’s Red Sonja: Vulture’s Circle

Red Sonja: Vulture's Circle #1. Cover by Jay Anacleto.

Red Sonja: Vulture’s Circle #1. Cover by Jay Anacleto.



Writer Nancy A. Collins discusses her upcoming work on Dynamite’s Red Sonja: Vultures Circle.

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Roger’s Comic Ramblings: Knockabout Comics’ Calculus Cat

Calculus Cat

Calculus Cat



Westfield’s Roger Ash takes a look at Knockabout Comics’ Calculus Cat by Hunt Emerson.

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KC Column: Happy Anniversary! Happy Anniversary! Happy Anniversary! Ha-aaaaaaaaaapy Anniversary!

Marvel 75th Anniversary Celebration

Marvel 75th Anniversary Celebration



KC Carlson takes a look at the Marvel 75th Anniversary Celebration and likes what he sees.

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Four Your Consideration: DC’s Orion by Walter Simonson Omnibus Edition

Orion by Walter Simonson Omnibus Edition

Orion by Walter Simonson Omnibus Edition



Robert Greenberger recommends DC’s Orion by Walter Simonson Omnibus Edition.

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Bob’s News About Stuff!!!

Rick Remender and Jerome Opeña's Avengers: Rage of Ultron Original Graphic Novel

Rick Remender and Jerome Opeña’s Avengers: Rage of Ultron Original Graphic Novel

 

Just before the cinematic debut of big bad Ultron in Avengers 2 on May 1st, Marvel will be releasing the all-new original hardcover graphic novel Avengers: Rage of Ultron by Rick Remender and Jerome Opena in April!

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Beauology 101: My Stream Of Four-Color Consciousness

Spawn #250

Spawn #250



Beau Smith daydreams about comics.

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