Product Updates for 8/7/2017

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PRODUCT CHANGES – 08/07/2017

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PREMIERS

 

DARK HORSE COMICS

 

Best Wishes HC (JUL170145V) was erroneously solicited as a hardcover. It is, in fact, a trade paperback.

 

DC ENTERTAINMENT

 

Absolute WildC.A.T.s HC (JUL170485D) has been retitled Absolute WildC.A.T.s by Jim Lee HC.

 

Action Comics #987 Variant Edition (JUL170325D) now features a cover by Neil Edwards & Jay Leisten.

 

Action Comics #988 (JUL170326D, JUL170327D / JUL170328D) now features art by Ryan Sook.

 

The price of Dark Nights: Metal #2 (JUL170300D / JUL170301D / JUL170302D / JUL170303D) has changed to $3.99.

 

Darkseid Special #1 (JUN170374D) the OMAC backup story is now written by Paul Levitz.

 

DC’S Greatest Hits Box Set TP (JUL170470D) the price has been reduced to $39.96.

 

Future Quest Vol. 2 TP (JUN170408D) has been increased to 160 pages.

 

Justice League of America #13 Variant Edition (JUN170298D) now features art by Doug Mahnke.

 

Justice League of America: The Detroit Era Omnibus HC (JUL170483D) has been increased to 1064 pages and the price has increased to $125.

 

Sebastian O/The Mystery Play HC (JUL170492D) will be published at regular trim size, not Deluxe.

 

IDW PUBLISHING

Please note that Kid Lobotomy (Reg./Var.: #1: AUG170373E / AUG170374E) will be for Mature Readers (MR).

 

IMAGE COMICS

The price of Generation Gone #2 (MR) (Cvr. A: JUN170753D; Cvr. B Hickman Cvr Mth.:  MAY178626D) has changed from $2.99 to $3.99.

 

Deadly Class #30 Cover B (APR170784D) will be by Daniel Warren Johnson, not Stephane Roux.

 

MARVEL COMICS

 

[!] Bloodstone & the Legion of Monsters TP (JUN171065D) will now be 304 pages instead of 312, and will contain Legion of Monsters (2011) #1-#4; Astonishing Tales: Boom Boom and Elsa 1; Marvel Presents #1-#2; material from Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular #2; Girl Comics (2010) #2; Rampaging Hulk (1977) #1-#6 & #8.

 

Doctor Strange HC Vol. 1 (JUN171047D) will now have 304 pages, instead of 280.

 

Jessica Jones #12 (JUL171102D) will now have interior art by Michael Gaydos & Javier Pulido, instead of Michael Gaydos alone.

 

Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi — Captain Phasma (#1: JUL171161D; #2: JUL171173D; #3: AUG170989D; #4: AUG170996D) will now be rated T, instead of T+.

 

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Four Declassified Slipcase HC (JUN171042D) will now have 264 pages, instead of 240 pages.

 

Hulk #10 (JUL171046D) will now have interior art by Julian Lopez Velarde & Francesco Gaston, instead of Julian Lopez Velarde alone.

 

Weapon X #7 (JUN170993D) and #8 (JUL171159D / JUL171160D) will now be written by Fred Van Lente in addition to Greg Pak, with interior art by Ibriam Roberson in addition to Marc Borstel.

 

X-Men Blue #11 (JUL171134D) will now have interior art by Douglas Franchin, instead of Giovanni Valletta.

 

Generation X TP Vol. 1: Natural Selection (AUG171032D) will now be $17.99, instead of $15.99.

 

Luke Cage #166 LEG (AUG170821D / AUG170822D / AUG170823D / AUG170824D / AUG170825D) will now have interior art by Guillermo Sanna, instead of Nelson Blake II.

 

Silver Surfer TP Vol. 5: The Man Who Lived Twice (AUG171015D) will now be retitled Silver Surfer TP Vol. 5: Power Greater Than Cosmic.

 

[!] Please note the following new, updated descriptions for Weapon X #7-#10:

 

Weapon X #7 (JUN170993D)

The Hunt for Weapon H Part 1. Weapon H, a terrifying combination of the Hulk and Wolverine’s DNA, is the deadliest experiment to ever come out of the Weapon X Program – and they’ve officially lost control of him. Old Man Logan, Sabretooth, Lady Deathstrike, Warpath and Domino race to find Weapon H, but what happens if he

oses control before they can find him? Find out here!

 

Weapon X #8 (JUL171159D / JUL171160D)

The Hunt for Weapon H: Part 2. Doctor Alba’s macabre experiments for the Weapon X program turned one of America’s Finest into a behemoth imbued with genetics gifts of the Hulk and Wolverine. Despite countless iterations, only he survived… What made him the perfect vessel for the curse? And how far will Doctor Alba go to recover her success story?

 

Weapon X #9 (AUG170984D)

The Hunt for Weapon H: Part 3. Sabertooth believes Weapon H must die, but Old Man Logan is intent on stopping him before he can. Weapon H is looking for answers, but only finds more questions and a more violent path. Will Logan find Weapon H before its purpose is fulfilled?Guest starring ALL-NEW WOLVERINE.

 

Weapon X #10 (AUG170985D)

The Hunt for Weapon H: Part 4. Logan learns there is a facility with information on Weapon H’s past Weapon H is under. Will Sabertooth find a way to kill Weapon H before its past is uncovered?

 

  • Spider-Man: Homecoming The Art of the Movie Slipcase HC (APR171138) is written by Eleni Roussos, not Jacob Johnson.

 

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PRICE CHANGES – 08/07/2017

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Items marked with an asterisk (*) will be made Order Adjustable in this or a future issue of Dateline.

Reasons (when available) are noted with the price change.

 

VENDOR/PRODUCT        ITEM CODE         OLD PRICE           NEW PRICE

PREMIERS

MARVEL COMICS

Generation X TP Vol. 1: Natural Selection              AUG171032D     $15.99   $17.99

 

COMICS

TITAN COMICS

Doctor Who: Lost Dimension Alpha #1 Cvr. A TARDIS       JUN171932E       $4.99     $3.99

 

TOYS

THE LOYAL SUBJECTS

TLS X HTTYD Human Heroes Action Vinyl Mini Fig. 12-pc. Ds.         MAR168579I / JUL162698I            $223.84 $167.88

(Display is 12 pcs., not 16 pcs.)

 

IMPORT TOYS & MODELS

MEDICOM TOY CORPORATION

Peanuts Halloween Snoopy w/Woodstock UDF Fig. Series 7        JUN178434U      $14.99   $20.99

Peanuts Raincoat Snoopy w/Woodstock UDF Fig. Series 7             JUN178436U      $14.99   $20.99

 

PASSAGE TRADING CO.

*LoveLive! School Idol Fest: Hanayo 1/7 PVC Fig. March Ver.       APR178971I / AUG172971I           $22.99   $229.99

*LoveLive! School Idol Fest: Rin 1/7 PVC Fig. March Ver.                APR178972I / AUG172972I           $22.99   $229.99

 

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SHIPPING UPDATES – 08/07/2017

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Items with no “Old Date” originally had no scheduled ship date.

 

VENDOR/TITLE  ITEM CODE         OLD DATE            NEW DATE

PREMIERS

DC ENTERTAINMENT

DC Comics Designer Ser.: Lee Bermejo Green Lantern AF (RES)  FEB160281           12/27/17              08/16/17

Batman Black & White Statue by John Romita Jr.               NOV168997        01/31/18              02/28/18

DC Designer Ser.: Superman by Neal Adams Statue         NOV169006        01/31/18              02/28/18

 

MARVEL COMICS

Star Wars: Jedi Republic Mace Windu #1 Reg./Vars.         JUN171002 / JUN171003 / JUN171004 / JUN171005 / JUN171006 / JUN171007          08/23/17              08/30/17

Bloodstone & the Legion of Monsters TP              JUN171065          09/13/17              09/27/17

Doctor Strange HC Vol. 1               JUN171047          12/13/17              12/06/17

 

COMICS

UDON ENTERTAINMENT

Daigo the Beast GN Vol. 1            MAY178904        12/06/17              11/01/17

 

TOYS

DIAMOND SELECT TOYS

Marvel Gallery: Black Panther PVC Fig.   APR172656          09/27/17              08/30/17

DC Gallery Batman TAS: New Adv. Catwoman PVC Fig.   DEC162561          12/27/17              09/06/17

Gotham Select AF Series 4 Asst.                DEC162557          12/27/17              09/06/17

NBX Select AF Series 3 Asst.        APR172634          09/27/17              09/06/17

Pulp Fiction Select AF Series 1 Asst.         APR172649          09/27/17              09/06/17

 

NECA

Aliens 7” Scale AF Series 11 Asst.               JAN178638          12/27/17              08/16/17

 

IMPORT TOYS & MODELS

BANDAI AMERICA

DragonBall Super Dlx. Scouter Asst.         DEC168379          12/27/17              08/16/17

 

EAGLEMOSS PUBLICATIONS

Star Trek Starships Fig. Set #3: Shuttlecraft Pt. 2 DEC162585          12/27/17              08/16/17

Star Trek Starships Special #11 Lg. Enterprise NCC-1701D               FEB172629           12/27/17              08/16/17

 

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TOYS ON THE WATER – 08/07/2017

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As of press time, the following toy products have been confirmed as being en route to Diamond and are expected to ship to retailers on the dates shown, barring delays due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances.

 

VENDOR/TITLE  ITEM CODE         SRP        EXPECTED IN-STORE DATE

PREMIERS

DARK HORSE COMICS

Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Figure Ciri MAY160135        $29.99   09/06/17

Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Figure Geralt           APR160156          $29.99   09/06/17

 

TOYS

DIAMOND SELECT TOYS

Batman TAS Gallery: New Adv. Batgirl PVC Figure             FEB172601           $45.00   09/13/17

Wonder Woman Movie: Training Gear Diana Vinimate   APR172647          $9.99     09/13/17

 

IMPORT TOYS & MODELS

GECCO

Amon: Apocalypse of Devilman Amon 1/6 Polystone Statue (Net)            JAN178798          $299.99 09/20/17

 

KOTO

SW EP7 Snowtrooper & Flametrooper ARTFX+ Statue 2-pk.         MAR173062        $149.99 09/20/17

 

SQUARE ENIX

Final Fantasy XV Play Arts KAI Cindy Aurum (O/A)             DEC168690          $139.99 09/20/17

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Bond Acrylic Stand           FEB178386           $19.99   09/20/17

 

 

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