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Marvel's new Secret Wars event coming in May 2015

Marvel’s new Secret Wars event coming in May 2015

 

 

One of the first big announcements of this weekend’s New York Comic Con was Marvel’s new year-long Secret Wars event that will spin out of the end of Jonathan Hickman’s run on the Avengers in May of 2015. With art by Esad Ribic, and sporting the beautiful cover art shown by Alex Ross, the event seems to be a war of heroes from across the Marvel Multiverse!

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Death of Wolverine #4 (of 4)

The Death of Wolverine #4 (of 4)

 

 

Highlights This Week: Coinciding with the character’s first appearance 40 years ago (!), the X-Man known as Wolverine (and Logan, and James Howlett, and Patch, etc.) comes to the end of his life in the Death of Wolverine #4 (of 4).

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The Re-Invention of Barbara Gordon in Batgirl #35

The Re-Invention of Barbara Gordon in Batgirl #35

 

Highlights This Week: When a fire destroys everything she owns in this week’s Batgirl #35, Barbara Gordon takes the opportunity to reinvent herself and her alter ego in this new jumping-on point by the creative team of co-writers Cameron Stewart, Brendan Fletcher and artist Babs Tarr.

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Find Out Who The Goddess of Thunder Is In   the All-New Thor #1

Find Out Who The Goddess of Thunder Is In the All-New Thor #1

 

Highlights This Week: Lots of interesting releases this week, but the biggest curiosity is the all-new Thor #1 featuring a female version of the character who gets to be the new Thor because she is the only one who is now worthy to wield the mighty Mjolnir!

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The Simpsons' Treehouse of Horror #20!

The Simpsons’ Treehouse of Horror #20!

 

Highlights This Week: You know that Halloween is a comin’ when Bongo Comics releases their annual anthology of scary stories set in the fictional town of Springfield, U.S.A. The Simpsons’ Treehouse of Horror #20 has a theme this year, and the theme is Zombies!!! Four different short stories featuring the denizens of the undead and the various members of the family with the surname of Simpson..

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Justice League #37 Darwyn Cooke Variant cover

Justice League #37 Darwyn Cooke Variant cover

 

Darwyn Cooke fans start saving your sheckles! In December Mr. Cooke will be doing all of the regularly cover-priced Variant covers for 23 DC titles! And they are awesome to behold! Get ‘em all!!!

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, September 17, 2014!

"Time Runs Out" in Avengers #35

“Time Runs Out” in Avengers #35

 

Highlights This Week: The third and final act of Jonathan Hickman’s current Avengers opus begins in the double-sized Avengers #35. The ominously-titled “Time Runs Out” will “run” for 8 months and is continued in next week’s New Avengers #24. And, after 8 months? – only time will tell, but reportedly the Marvel Universe will never be the same – and this time – they mean it;

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New In-Store Releases for Wednesday, September 10, 2014

 

Dark Horse Comics' Prometheus: Fire and Stone #1

Dark Horse Comics’ Prometheus: Fire and Stone #1


Highlights This Week: After publishing their last new Star Wars comic at the end of last month, Dark Horse Comics begins expanding their other licensed properties to take up the slack with Prometheus: Fire and Stone #1.

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Endgame Begins in October's Batman #35

Endgame Begins in October’s Batman #35

 

Newsarama has posted a fairly detailed look at what’s upcoming in the new Batman: Endgame story arc in the Scott Snyder-written regular series and how it ties into the end of the weekly Batman Eternal maxi-series!

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New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Action Comics - Future's End #1

Action Comics – Future’s End #1

 

Highlights This Week: It’s the first week of September and just like last year, DC Comics goes 3D again with the covers to this month’s Future’s End One-shots!

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