This week at your comic shop – 2/13/13
Posted by dailypop on February 11, 2013
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Doctor Who Voyage To New World Audio
By: Matthew Sweet
Roanoke Island, 1590. The TARDIS materializes in the past, and the Doctor’s companions Professor Litefoot and Henry Gordon Jago find themselves prisoners of the natives in the New World. But there’s something strange here, stranger than even the colonists, led by Englishman John White. What are the ghostly children? And who is the Old Man of Croaton? The travelers are about to discover the secret of the Lost Colony – and it may cost Jago’s life.
Uncanny X-Men #1
By: Brian Michael Bendis, Chris Bachalo
The true flagship book of the X-Men returns. In the wake of the Phoenix, the world has changed and is torn on exactly what Cyclops and his team of X-Men are–visionary revolutionaries or dangerous terrorists?Whatever the truth, Cyclops, Emma Frost, Magneto, and Magik are out in the world gathering up new mutants and redefining the name UNCANNY X-MEN.
Planet of the Apes Special #1
By: Daryl Gregory, Diego Barreto, Marek Oleksicki
Daryl Gregory returns to the PLANET OF THE APES in this epic over-sized issue, featuring fan-favorite artist Diego Barreto (IRREDEEMABLE)! Featuring 32 pages of new story and art!
When the Lawgiver, the revered ape leader, was assassinated by a human, Ape City fell into a vicious civil war. Ten years have passed since the horrific violence fell on Ape City and a fragile peace is finding footing. Voice Alaya, once the revered leader of the ape ruling class, has been deposed and awaits sentencing in Ape City’s prison; meanwhile Sully, the exiled leader of the human resistance has begun to rally forces, both human and ape. Little do they know they’re both on a collision course towards an even greater danger neither can even begin to imagine…
Called ‘The best PLANET OF THE APES comic ever. And one of my favorite comics of the year, period.’ by Jason Aaron (SCALPED, WOLVERINE AND THE X-MEN), Daryl Gregory’s epic continues!
Animated Batman Symbol Zip Hoodie
With the cool weather ahead, keep warm while looking great with this wide selection of hoodies we have available.
New this month are the Animated Batman Symbol Full-Zip Hoodie with features the classic bat screenprinted on the left chest of an Oxford Grey zippered, heavweight, 10 oz., 90% cotton/10% poly garment.
Also new this month is the AB: Nightwing Symbol Hoodie on a black pull-over hoodie. Still cold?
Check out the assortment of other symbol hoodies were re-offering again this month. Not only do we have you covered this month, but we also promise to keep you warm!
Cable And X-Force #4
By: Dennis Hopeless, Salvador Larroca
Witness the massacre that makes Cable and X-Force criminals. They can’t go back from here.
Doctor Who 1001 Nights
By: Emma Beeby
A new adventure in time and space for the fifth Doctor and Nyssa.
A long time ago, two travelers came from far away. In the perfumed palace of an omnipotent Sultan, a girl must tell stories to keep the man she cares about from a cruel and horrible death. She spins tales of distant lands she has visited with a mysterious traveler, of fabulous creatures and fantastic adventures – and of a blue box that can travel in time and space.
Meanwhile, in the dungeons below the throne room, there lurks a secret which will bring down the kingdom. Can the Doctor and Nyssa escape from this never-ending story before the final chapter spells their end?
Manhattan Projects #9
By: Jonathan Hickman, Nick Pitarra
‘BRAVE NEW WORLD’, Part One Everything clicks into place as we learn about the competing plans of Oppenheimer, Groves, Einstein and von Braun for world domination. Part one of two. The thrilling FEEL GOOD, BAD SCIENCE series continues in THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS #9: BRAVE NEW WORLD!
Genius Illustrated Life & Art Alex Toth HC Vol. 02
Dean Mullaney and Bruce Canwell continue their comprehensive review of the life and art of Alex Toth in Genius, Illustrated.
Covering the years from the 1960s to Toth’s poignant death in 2006, this oversized book features artwork and complete stories from Toth’s latter-day work at Warren, DC Comics, Red Circle, Marvel, and his own creator-owner properties, plus samples of his animation work for Hanna-Barbera, Ruby-Spears, and others-as well as sketchbook pages, doodles, advertising art, and other rarities provided through the cooperation of Toth’s family and his legion of fans.
Two of Toth’s best stories are reproduced complete from the original artwork: ‘Burma Skies’ and ‘White Devil…Yellow Devil.’ A full-length text biography will chart the path from Toth’s increasingly reclusive lifestyle to his touching re-connection to the world in his final years.
Fans of comics, cartoons, and all-around great artwork revere Alex Toth. See why Genius, Illustrated-along with its companion volume, 2011′s Genius, Isolated-are being praised as the definitive examination of the life and art of The Master, Alex Toth!
By: Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo
This is it: The stunning conclusion to ‘DEATH OF THE FAMILY’! Who lives? Who dies? Who laughs last? Find out as Batman and The Joker face off one last time!
By: Erik Burnham, Dan Schoening
The Ghostbusters are gone, spirited away by some dastardly demons from another dimension! But spectral shenanigans haven’t ceased in the city that never sleeps, meaning a new group will need to step up and don the proton packs.
Will the New Ghostbusters be able to rescue their predecessors, or will they share the same fate?
The Ghostbusters creative super-team of Erik Burnham and Dan Schoening return to bust out more ectoplasmic excitement in this all-new Ghostbusters ongoing volume!
Wolverine and the X-Men #25
By: Jason Aaron, Ramon K. Perez
The hottest new X-Book turns 25!
Jason Aaron (THOR:GOD OF THUNDER) and Eisner-Award winner Ramon Perez (Tale of Sand, JOHN CARTER) kick off the mega story that will define WXM in 2013!
Wolverine and the students go to the Savage Land!
Plus, Wolverine’s brother Dog, from the super hit ORIGIN, returns and becomes the biggest new X-Villain in years.
Morning Glories #24
By: Nick Spencer, Joe Eisma, Rodin Esquejo
Age Of Apocalypse #12
By: David Lapham, Renato Arlem, Kris Anka
The battle is over and the world has changed. But is anyone better off? Those who are left of the Exterminated try to pick up the pieces.
By: Richard Starkings, Shaky Kane
The artist behind BULLETPROOF COFFIN returns to ELEPHANTMEN to tell the disturbing tale of Harry Hazard — a man will quite probably fill you with his disease.
Marvel Firsts TPB WWII Super Heroes
In 1939, Timely Comics – precursor to modern Marvel – burst onto the scene with a wild and unmatched energy, populating the Golden Age of Comics with hundreds of new characters!
Travel back to the Marvel Universe’s embryonic beginnings, and relive the dynamic debuts of the Sub-Mariner, Captain America, Laughing Mask, Ferret, Dynamic Man, Marvex, Black Marvel, Blazing Skull, Patriot, Young Allies, Whizzer, Rockman, Jack Frost, Destroyer, Witness, Miss America and more – plus the Golden Age incarnations of the Human Torch, Angel, Falcon, Black Widow and Vision!
Iron Man By Michelinie Layton John Romita Jr. Omnibus HC Vol. 01
Up-and-coming talents David Michelinie, Bob Layton and John Romita Jr. joined forces to take on Marvel’s Golden Avenger in 1978 – and captured lighting in a bottle! Now, their history-making first run is collected in one massive volume! From Tony Stark’s taboo-shattering struggle with alcoholism to Iron Man’s legendary clash with Dr. Doom during King Arthur’s time, this one’s got it all – including Justin Hammer’s introduction; a brutal battle against the Hulk; the menaces of Madame Masque, the Melter, Blizzard, Whiplash, the Dreadnoughts, the Titanium Man and more; and the debut of Tony’s outer-space and stealth armors! Guest-starring Ant-Man, Namor and more! Collecting IRON MAN (1968) #115-157.
Secret Avengers #1
By: Nick Spencer, Luke Ross, Tomm Coker
‘The Most Dangerous Secrets We Have… Are The Ones We Keep From Ourselves.’
The new Nick Fury leads a covert Avengers strike team including but not limited to Hawkeye, Black Widow, The Hulk, The Winter Soldier, Maria Hill and Phil Coulson on missions so dangerous, even the team members themselves can’t know about them!