This week at your comic shop – 5/15/13

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(note: all information including ad copy is from the publisher)
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Wonder Woman #20

Wonder Woman #20
By: Brian Azzarello, Cliff Chiang
Wonder Woman was certain there was one person in her life she could trust-but she thought wrong!
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Iron Man #10

Iron Man #10
By: Kieron Gillen, Greg Land
Many years ago, Howard and Maria Stark had a baby. There’s something you don’t know.Learn the truth about Las Vegas and Area 51 as the two great myths of Nevada collide.

Meanwhile, in a distant galaxy, Tony Stark screams!

The story that will shake Iron Man to his very core starts here!!!
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Doctor Who Eldrad Must Die Audio CD

Doctor Who Eldrad Must Die Audio CD
By: Marc Platt
A nuclear icebreaker, foundering in Arctic waters. Seabirds washed up in the fishing resort of Ambermouth, their wings encrusted with crystals. A shining artefact of uncertain provenance, up for sale on an auction site. All of these things are linked, as the Doctor, Nyssa, Tegan, and Turlough are about to discover. Linked to the rebirth of a genocidal tyrant, presumed dead many years ago. For the sake of the planets Earth and Kastria alike, Eldrad must die!

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Batman Black & White Statue By Mike Allred

Batman Black & White Statue By Mike Allred
DESIGNED BY MICHAEL ALLRED SCULPTED BY JONATHAN MATTHEWS Celebrated artist Mike Allred brings his distinctive style to the caped crusader with this latest statue in the Batman Black & White line! His batarang at the ready, Batman is rendered in monochromatic tones complemented by Allred’s retro design. Making this statue an exciting addition to any bookshelf. Statue measures 7″ high x 6″ wide x 4.25″ deep.

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FF #7

FF #7
By: Matt Fraction, Mike Allred
Field trip. . . into the heart of the Negative Zone!

Scott Lang has already lost a daughter. . . watch what happens when he puts it all on the line to save. . . Bentley-23?

The shocking reveal of the villain pulling the strings and pitting family against family — and a rescue mission unlike anything you’ve ever seen — FF vs FF!

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Guardians Of The Galaxy 4 Guardians Nvy T-Shirt

Guardians Of The Galaxy 4 Guardians Nvy T-Shirt_____________________________________

It Girl & The Atomics #10

It Girl & The Atomics #10
By: Jamie S. Rich, Natalie Nourigat, Laura Allred
“TWEENAGE FBI” Part One

BETWEEN GEARS creator NATALIE NOURIGAT joins the Atomics team!

Someone broke into Flem’s lab and stole a dangerous invention. It Girl picks up the crooks’ trail, only to discover it leads to a team of underage secret agents — though the real criminal mastermind is centuries older than all of them.

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Age Of Ultron #8 (of 10)

Age Of Ultron #8 (of 10)
By: Brian Michael Bendis, Brandon Peterson
With the Marvel Universe turned inside out, who will take responsibility for breaking the world? And is there any way to put it back? Wait until you see who is in charge of the new world order and how they got there. . .

A reality-spanning choice is made this issue that will affect the Marvel Universe for years and years to come.

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Grendizer Metaltech01 Diecast Figure Chrome Ver

Grendizer Metaltech01 Diecast Figure Chrome Ver
Imported from Japan!

UFO Robot Grendizer is a robot created by the mangaka Go Nagai during the 1970s. With an elaborate storyline, more mature and complex characters compared to others of its era, UFO Robot Grendizer was an immediate success and a milestone in Japanese animation.

High Dream offers the 6″ tall Grendizer Metaltech01 die-cast figure, this one a limited edition Chrome-finish repaint.

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Batwoman #20

Batwoman #20
By: J. H. Williams, Trevor McCarthy
Batwoman is being played right into a confrontation with Batman. . . and that’s the least of her problems after the final page of issue #20!

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Doctor Who Spaceport Fear Audio CD

Doctor Who Spaceport Fear Audio CD
By: William Gallagher
Starring Colin Baker as the sixth Doctor.

Welcome to Tantane Spaceport where the tribes of Business and Economy have been at war for all of four hundred years, where a terrible creature called the Wailer prowls the corridors around the Control Tower, looking to eat the unwary, where there is one Arrival: a battered blue Police Box containing the time-travelling Doctor and his companion, Mel, where there are no Departures. Ever.

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Comic Book Creator #1

Comic Book Creator #1
Make ready for Comic Book Creator magazine, the new voice of the comics medium! Behind an Alex Ross cover painting, our frantic first issue features an investigation of the oft despicable treatment JAck Kirby endured from the very business he helped establish. From being cheated out of royalties in the ’40s and bullied in the ’80s by the publisher he made great, to his estate’s current fight for equitable recognition, we present Kirby’s cautionary tale in the struggle for creator’s rights.

Plus, CBC #1 interviews artist Alex Ross and writer Kurt Busiek, showcases a joint talk between Neal Adams and Dennis O’Neil on their unforgettable collaborations, as well as throws a whole kit’n’caboodle of other creator-centric items atcha!

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Legion Of Super Heroes #20

Legion Of Super Heroes #20
By: Paul Levitz, Francis Portela, George Perez
The Fatal Five spread death on a galactic scale-and even the Legion may be powerless to stop them!

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Wolverine and the X-Men #29

Wolverine and the X-Men #29
By: Jason Aaron, Ramon K. Perez
See the Jean Grey School of the future!

The students of JGS put a time-capsule together that you can follow into the future and see what happened to all your favorite X-Men.

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Alter Ego #117

Alter Ego #117
Alter Ego shines the spotlight on Golden Age artists and friends L.B. Cole & Jay Disbrow – with the latter writing an intimate memoir of his sometime boss! Cole’s 1940s Cat-Man covers are classics, as was his work on Magno, Black Cobra, Black Venus, and many other features, while Disbrow drew numerous quirky horror tales for Star and ACG! Plus art by Bob Fujitani, Charles Quinlan, Irwin Hasen, and more!

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Doctor Who Prisoners Of Time TPB Vol. 01

Doctor Who Prisoners Of Time TPB Vol. 01
By: David Tipton, Simon Fraser
November 23, 1963: A day that changed the world forever. That day saw the broadcast debut of Doctor Who, which was to become the longest-running science-fiction series on television. And now, 50 years later, we pay tribute to one of the greatest pop-culture heroes of all time with this special series, which tells an epic adventure featuring all 11 incarnations of the intrepid traveler through time and space known simply as… the Doctor.

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Nightwing #20

Nightwing #20
By: Kyle Higgins, Brett Booth
After witnessing so much death in the past few months, how will Nightwing react when he learns a key figure in his life has returned from the grave?

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Cable And X-Force #8

Cable And X-Force #8
By: Dennis Hopeless, Salvador Larroca
Cable and his team go into space facing down an armada!

Will this put them face-to-face with the UNCANNY AVENGERS, who are still hot in pursuit?

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JSA Liberty Files The Whistling Skull #6 (of 6)

JSA Liberty Files The Whistling Skull #6 (of 6)
By: B. Clay Moore, Tony Harris
Dr. Hellman’s escaped experiment gains our sympathy, and John Singleton, the sixth Skull, is still in need of a rescue. Will his successor complete the job in Switzerland in time to lend a hand? The miniseries comes to its epic conclusion here!

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Shadow #13

Shadow #13
By: Chris Roberson, Giovanni Timpano, Alex Ross
A grisly string of random murders has left the authorities baffled, but The Shadow believes there is method to the killer’s madness. At each crime scene, eyewitnesses have spotted the spectral figure of a woman in white. Is ‘The Light’ behind the murders, or a victim’s lost spirit? The Shadow must unravel the mystery before the killer strikes again!

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Doomsday.1 #1 (of 4)

Doomsday.1 #1 (of 4)
By: John Byrne
The Earth may have dodged a bullet on 12/21/2012, but there are worse things in store for our little blue planet. Seven adventurers aboard the International Space Station watch in horror as most of the world is decimated by a monster solar flare. And their only choice is to return to the surface, and face whatever awaits them there!

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Nova #4

Nova #4
By: Jeph Loeb, Ed McGuinness
The comic everyone is talking about continues!

The mysteries surrounding the disappearance of Sam’s dad deepen and the helmet leads Nova into intergalactic conflict that will affect the entire Marvel Universe!

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Alter Ego #116

Alter Ego #116
Alter Ego pays tribute to comics artist Joe Kubert!

There’s a quartet of interviews with Kubert on the 1940s-1970s career of the legendary artist (and often writer) of Hawkman, Tor, Enemy Ace, Sgt. Rock, Viking Prince, Tarzan, and more!

With added art by Russ Heath, Neal Adams, Murphy Anderson, Sheldon Moldoff, Irv Novick, and others!

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