New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, December 24 – Christmas Eve!

Damian's Back, But At What Cost ? Robin Rises Alpha One-Shot

Damian’s Back, But At What Cost ? Robin Rises Alpha One-Shot

 

 

Please note: New Comics will be on the shelves the morning of Wednesday, December 24, but due to Christmas Eve both Westfield locations will be closing early!

Highlights This Week:  Peter Tomasi’s Death of Damian storyline comes to a highly-anticipated end in the Robin Rises: Alpha One-Shot with the rebirth of Batman’s son after returning from the pits of Apocalypse. Is Damian truly back and, more importantly, is he the same?

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Markley’s Fevered Brain: Far and Abroad

Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga

Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga



Westfield’s Wayne Markley takes a look at an assortment of recent releases: DC’s Batman: The Jiro Kuwata Batmanga and Teen Titans: Earth One, IDW’s Chilling Archives of Horror Comics: Howard Nostrand’s Nightmares, and BOOM! Studios’ Hit: 1955

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Neil Gaiman and J. H. Williams' Sandman Overture #4 (of 6)

Neil Gaiman and J. H. Williams’ Sandman Overture #4 (of 6)

 

Highlights This Week:  Neil Gaiman and J. H. Williams give us one more gift before the holidays with the release of The Sandman Overture #4 (of 6). In an asylum in the City of the Stars, Morpheus comes face to face with the creature at the center of the war that will destroy the universe. Time is running out…

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Interview: Ryan Ferrier on IDW’s D4VE

D4VE #1 cover by Fiona Staples

D4VE #1 cover by Fiona Staples



Writer Ryan Ferrier discusses D4VE, coming soon from IDW.

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Interview: Bruce Canwell on IDW’s Secret Agent X-9 By Dashiell Hammett & Alex Raymond

Secret Agent X-9 By Dashiell Hammett & Alex Raymond

Secret Agent X-9 By Dashiell Hammett & Alex Raymond



Bruce Canwell, Associate Editor of The Library of American Comics, talks about their new collection coming from IDW, Secret Agent X-9 By Dashiell Hammett & Alex Raymond.

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Interview: Chuck Dixon & Graham Nolan on IDW’s Joe Frankenstein

Joe Frankenstein #1

Joe Frankenstein #1



Creators Chuck Dixon & Graham Nolan discuss their upcoming book from IDW, Joe Frankenstein.

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For Your Consideration: IDW’s John Byrne’s Next Men Omnibus Vol. 1

John Byrne's Next Men Omnibus Vol. 1

John Byrne’s Next Men Omnibus Vol. 1



Robert Greenberger takes a look at IDW’s John Byrne’s Next Men Omnibus.

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Bob’s News About Stuff!!!

They Call Him HOWARD - THE Duck!

They Call Him HOWARD – THE Duck!

 

Most likely due to his surprise appearance in the Guardians of the Galaxy movie, Marvel is giving us a new Howard The Duck series this March by the creative team of  Chip Zdarsky (Sex Criminals) and  Joe Quinones (Black Canary and Zatanna: Bloodspell). Howard becomes a Private Investigator and has Marvel guest stars galore!

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Beauology 101: The Conversation Of Comic Books

The Justice League Of America-Topic Of Conversation

The Justice League Of America-Topic Of Conversation



Beau Smith talks about conversations about comic books.

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Image Comics' Bitch Planet #1 By Kelly Sue DeConnick  & Valentine De Landro

Image Comics’ Bitch Planet #1 By Kelly Sue DeConnick
& Valentine De Landro

 

 

Highlights This Week:  Writer Kelly Sue DeConnick and artist Valentine De Landro are the creative team behind this week’s best-titled comic of the week. Image Comics’ Bitch Planet #1 combines a women-behind-bars exploitation film plot with a 1960s scifi sensibility.  The plot follows five prisoners on an all-female penal planet, ready to make their escape by way of a gladiatorial exhibition against a team of visiting male prisoners;

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