This week at your comic shop – 9/19/2012
Posted by dailypop on September 17, 2012
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Wolverine Deluxe Mask Adult
Complete your Wolverine costume for Halloween with this adult mask!
By: Freddie E. Williams
See how Kate Kane shed her life of excess and disgrace to become the costumed vigilante known as Batwoman! Has she truly put her demons to rest?
Doctor Who Dave Gibbons Coll TPB
By: Pat Mills, Dave Gibbons
Industry legend Dave Gibbons illustrated a classic run of Doctor Who comics, and this oversized book collects them all! And in full color!
Gibbons-drawn strips began appearing in the very first issue of Doctor Who Magazine (then titled Doctor Who Weekly), starring the Fourth Doctor as portrayed by Tom Baker, and Gibbons continued as the primary artist until issue #69, a Fifth Doctor tale.
This volume also features an introduction by Gibbons, along with early Doctor Who sketches from the master.
Godzilla Half Century War #2 (of 5)
By: James Stokoe
The year is 1967 and Godzilla is on the move… to Vietnam!
With a war underway, Godzilla is the last thing the country needs. Lieutenant Murakami follows Godzilla to try out some new tech on the monster, but a super-sized foe named Anguirus might just be the most effective counter-measure.
It’s a rumble in the jungle, don’t miss it!
By: Brian Michael Bendis, Walter Simonson, Mike Deodato
Love in the ruins: Can Hawkeye and Spider-Woman’s budding romance last amidst the end of the world?
By: Garth Ennis, Aaron Campbell, Alex Ross
Kondo’s trap succeeds beyond his expectations, as a bloody massacre leaves our heroes alone in the wilderness without hope of rescue. Deep in the kingdom of Buffalo Wong the object of everyone’s desire is revealed, and Margo Lane and Pat Finnegan begin to see just how far Lamont Cranston will go in pursuit of his goals. Meanwhile, the Shadow begins to lay plans for a cataclysmic showdown with his foes.
Spider-men #5 (of 5)
By: Brian Michael Bendis, Sara Pichelli
The shocking conclusion to the Spider-Man event of the year! How will the amazing Spider-Man get back to his own reality? What will both Spider-Men do now that they know they’re not alone in the universe? Will Peter Parker give Miles Morales his blessing?
This variant cover edition comes bagged and boarded.
Hulk Rockmaster Electric Guitar
Peavey Electronics and Marvel Comics join forces for a line of musical instruments featuring the legendary heroes of the Marvel Universe! Musicians of every skill level, from beginner to pro, can become real guitar heroes with these new musical instruments from Peavey.
The Rockmaster Guitar is a full-size electric guitar with a high-gloss finish of either The Hulk or Spider-Man on a basswood body which provides excellent balance and tone.
The maple neck and rosewood fretboard enable fast rhythm and lead playing.
He-man Classic Muscle Costume XL
By the power of Greyskull, become He-Man for Halloween with this muscle costume for Halloween!
Available in XL.
Justice League #0
By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Billy Batson takes center stage in this issue as he unleashes the awesome power of Shazam in a special origin story! ï Also featuring the not-to-be-missed origin of Pandora and the next seeds of TRINITY WAR!
Watchmen Rorschach III T-Shirt
Explore your mind on the new Watchmen: Rorschach III T-Shirt on a white tee. Features a classic Rorschach pattern from Watchmen screenprinted in black on a 100% cotton white shirt. The mind is a terrible thing to waste. NOW AVAILABLE for sale in Canada and U.K.
Riddler Cane Costume Replica
Edward Nigma is one of Batman’s most recognized foes as The Riddler, and with this cane you can complete your own Riddler costume for this Halloween!
New Mutants #49
By: Dan Abnett, Felix Ruix, John Tyler Christopher
‘Fear the Future’: the chilling conclusion! A terrible event has changed the course of the New Mutants’ history, and the more they try to fix it, the worse it gets!
Avengers Black Widow Deluxe Costume
Become the Black Widow – one of the world’s deadliest assassins, with even deadlier curves – with this deluxe costume based on this summer’s Avengers film! Available Small-Large.
Forrest J Ackerman Oeuvre SC
Although he is most remembered for his vast collection of science fiction memorabilia and his frequent sci-fi convention appearances, Forrest J. Ackerman also left a sizeable body of work in print. The extensive bibliography includes listings of books, published letters, articles, fiction, verse, speeches, screenplays, comics, discography, liner notes, and periodicals edited and published by Ackerman. A thorough filmography, a selected listing of nationally televised appearances, and rare photographs of Ackerman throughout his lifetime complete this definitive catalog of one of science fiction’s most interesting personalities.
Avengers Comic Foil Logo Yellow T-Shirt
Earth’s mightiest heroes are on the attack on this yellow t-shirt!
By: Kyle Higgins, Eddy Barrows
It’s the origin of Dick Grayson in The New 52! From orphan to super hero – it’s all here!
Elements Alpha Mini Figure 25pc Bmb Ds
The first series by Artoyz Originals, the Elements take their whole dimension with the works of a selection of talentuous artists and designers who create unique and original designs from these platform shapes with a spectacular level of details!
Starring: Artizarnal, Skwak, Koralie, Gregos, Nathan Jurevicius, Yokaikai, RUN777, Mist, Bwana Spoons, JeanSpezial, Steph Cop, Pulco Mayo, Grems, Nyno, iLK, Superdeux, Supakitch, Jon Burgerman, Flying Förtress. Blind mystery box packaging.
Winter Soldier TPB Vol. 01 Longest Winter
By: Ed Brubaker, Jackson Guice, Lee Bermajo
He’s been Bucky and Captain America – now, James Barnes returns to the role of the Winter Soldier! They’re the super-spies of the Marvel Universe – and when ex-Russian sleeper agents awaken, Bucky and the Black Widow must go on the hunt for men trained by the Winter Soldier himself. But when the trail leads to Latveria, Bucky comes face-to-face with Dr. Doom! Can Bucky and the Widow prevent war with Latveria? Can Bucky stop the sleepers he himself trained? Eisner Award-winning writer Ed Brubaker and superstar artist Butch Guice kick off an explosive new era for Bucky Barnes! Collecting FEAR ITSELF #7.1: CAPTAIN AMERICA and WINTER SOLDIER #1-5.
Amazing Spider-Man Alternative Costume
Take to the streets as Spider-Man for Halloween with this costume based on this summer’s film, Amazing Spider-Man!
Legion Of Super Heroes #0
By: Paul Levitz, Scott Kolins, Steve Lightle
A new story entitled ‘Brainiac’s Original Sin’ sheds light on one very important Coluan child!
Captain America Full Mask
Suit up as America’s patriotic hero Captain America with this mask you can use to create your own costume for Halloween!
Lego Batman Visual Dictionary HC
LEGO Batman: The Visual Dictionary combines DK’s famous Visual Dictionary format with the adventurous world of the LEGO Caped Crusader. Explore each LEGO Batman set according to its location, key themes, events, and characters, including the cunning Catwoman, the daredevil Robin, and the villainous Joker. Other famous DC characters like Wonder Woman, Superman, and Green Lantern will also be featured. Includes an exclusive minifig!________________________________________________________
By: Mark Waid, Paolo Rivera
The biggest Daredevil story yet begins here! The debut of a new menace in New York – the killer called Coyote! And just how sane IS Matt Murdock?
She Ra Deluxe Adult Costume
Defend Etheria and wield the Sword of Protection with this deluxe She-Ra costume!
Sword Of Sorcery #0
By: Christy Marx, Aaron Lopresti, Joshua Middleton
In this new series featuring the long-awaited return of AMETHYST, Amy Winston leads a strange life on the road with her mother. She’s about to learn why it’s all been necessary when she discovers she’s the lost princess of Gemworld – and has powerful enemies hunter her! ï AMETHYST is written by Christy Marx, best known for her work on animated TV series including G.I. Joe, Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and more, as well as the comics series Sisterhood of Steel. ï And in the backup story set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland, the monstrous warrior BEOWULF is charged with finding and defeating the evil Grendel.
Punisher By Greg Rucka TPB Vol. 02
By: Greg Rucka, Various, Michael Lark
A fallen Frank Castle learns the hidden truths of the Exchange and how it’s connected to some of the Marvel Universe’s darkest secrets! Then, when ex-Hydra and AIM agents team up to bring down the Punisher, Frank finds himself up against a soldier who’s more like him than either of them realize. And when the Exchange targets the Punisher with some unique technology, things get loud. Finally, Punisher clashes with Spider-Man and Daredevil in an epic chase across Manhattan for a mysterious treasure that could change all their lives! Forced to work with two Avengers, the Punisher makes a promise: ‘Trust no one hurt everyone.’ The three heroes set their sights on a blitzkrieg takedown of New York crime, but who says they’re all working together?This title collects
PUNISHER (2011) #6-11, DAREDEVIL (2011) #11 and AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #6
Dark Knight Rises Catwoman Secret Wishes Costume
Slink through Gotham City’s Halloween parties this autumn with the Catwoman: Secret Wishes Costume, based on this summer’s The Dark Knight Rises!
Available in X-Small (34″ bust, 24″ waist), Small (35″ bust, 26″ waist), and Medium (38″ bust, 30″ waist).
Magneto Adult Costume
Become the mutant master of magnetism for Halloween with this impressive Magneto costume! Available in size XL.
By: Cullen Bunn, Thony Silas, Patrick Zircher
IT’S VENOM VS. THE MONSTERS OF EVIL WITH THE FATE OF HIS SOUL IN HIS HANDS! o Meanwhile, the effects of Savage Six are still being felt in the life of Flash Thompson! o Cullen Bunn and Thony Silas up the supernatural ante – with the world hanging in the balance!
Mighty Thor #20
By: Matt Fraction, Alan Davis
EVERYTHING BURNS, Part 5 o Surtur’s forces reach Asgardia itself! o Thor — trapped in the underworld! o The truth about Loki — finally revealed!
Dark Avengers #181
By: Jeff Parker, Declan Shalvey, John Tyler Christopher
The Dark Avengers’ operation sets off what will become known as THE CATACLYSM Songbird finds out a deadly secret conspiracy to destroy The Dark Avengers, Luke Cage and the Thunderbolts – Forever!
Neil Edwards (SPIDER-MAN: SEASON ONE) joins Jeff Parker for the defining chapter in the Dark Avengers legacy!!
Captain America And Hawkeye TPB
By: Cullen Bunn, Alessandro Vitti, Gabriele Dell Otto
Something’s rotten in the San Andres Mountains – and it’s eating the locals!
Captain America and Hawkeye investigate, but all the patriotism and arrows in the world may not be enough to save the two Avengers from a hive of dino-monstrosities! And when the Hybrid Queen awakens – in a big way – only Cap, Hawkeye and Stegron the Dinosaur Man (?!) are left to stop her!
Plus: Whose side is the mysterious Kashmir Vennema on? (Hint: It’s not Cap and Hawkeye’s!)
Collecting CAPTAIN AMERICA AND HAWKEYE #629-632.