Highlights This Week: Spinning out of the pages of the Original Sin (singular) mini-series, Original Sins (plural) is a five-issue companion series that follows a number of heroes and villains such as the Black Knight and Deathlok, plus auxiliary characters such as Lockjaw, Howard the Duck, former Marvel Universe New York Mayor J. Jonah Jameson and a few members of the Young Avengers including Noh-Varr, Hulkling and Prodigy;
Highlights This Week: Art Baltazar and Franco return to the characters that touched the young and the young at heart – in the funny bone! Tiny Titans: Return To The Treehouse #1 (of 6) finds the gang returning to the treehouse and find it missing! Or, is it just really SMALL?! Find out the answer in this 6-issue bundle of fun;
Highlights This Week: The Mad Titan returns in the first of three projects by his creator Jim Starlin! Thanos Annual #1 is written by Starlin and features artwork by Infinity Gauntlet artist, Ron Lim! A prequel to Starlin’s upcoming Thanos: Infinity Revelation original graphic novel – the annual takes place directly after his 1970s defeat by Captain Marvel and the Avengers when he wielded the Cosmic Cube! Features 3 covers by Starlin, Lim and Dale Keown! Read all you can about one of Marvel’s biggest baddies before his next appearance in this August’s Guardians of the Galaxy movie!
This September, DC is giving most of the titles in their line 3D covers again using the same technology from last year’s successful Villain’s month event. HOWEVER – we need to know how many copies to order NOW!
Highlights This Week: Will the Death of Superman be revisited in the New 52 Universe? In Superman Doomed #1 Doomsday makes his first appearance since the DC reboot and has some new deadly abilities. The storyline continues this week in Action Comics #31 and Superman Wonder Woman #8;
Another Free Comic Book Day has come and gone here at the Westfield Comics retail locations in Madison, Wisconsin. It was a bit windy, but otherwise a beautiful day for getting some free comics and finding something good to read! We cannot thank everyone enough for coming in a making this past Saturday, May 3 such an incredible success!
Highlights This Week: After not having a new weekly series for a few years, DC Comics now has 2 of them going at the same time (and a third coming this fall). Batman Eternal is joined this week by DC’s New 52 Future’s End #1. Five years from now, the DC Universe is reeling from a war with another Earth, leaving the world unprepared for an approaching evil that threatens to destroy the future. Can a time-traveling Batman Beyond help a massive cast of the DCU’s finest avert the impending apocalypse? Find out in this new weekly series that will forever alter the direction of The New 52;
Come one, come all to this year’s Free Comic Book Day this Saturday, April 3. Go catch Amazing Spider-Man 2 in theaters before or after and get some FREE comics to read while your standing in the ticket line or waiting through a sea of trailers. (Although you might need a flashlight for that one)