This week at your comic shop – 5/29/13

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Beatles Yellow Submarine Monopoly

Beatles Yellow Submarine Monopoly
Set sail for Pepperland and buy land with the Beatles, the Blue Meanies, and Captain Fred with this custom The Beatles: Yellow Submarine Monopoly!
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Absolute Top Ten HC

Absolute Top Ten HC
By: Alan Moore, Gene Ha
In Neopolis’s Precinct 10, where every citizen is blessed with super powers, they are the law: A talking, armored dog. A genetically engineered ‘perfect woman.’ A high-tech cowboy. An indestructible man. A rookie with a toy box full of ‘helpers.’ These are the cops of the Eisner Award-winning series TOP 10. Now, their adventures, written by Alan Moore, are collected in this new, slipcased edition.

This title collects
TOP 10 #1-12, SMAX #1-5, a story from AMERICA’S BEST COMICS SPECIAL #1 and the graphic novel TOP 10: THE FORTY-NINERS.

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Star Trek Tng Bd Sea 03

Star Trek Tng Bd Sea 03
From Paramount Pictures! The High-Definition upgrade of TV’s Star Trek: The Next Generation continues with the series’ exciting third season! Featuring 26 episodes on 6 discs, Season Three includes such episodes as ‘Evolution’, ‘The Bonding’, ‘The Price’, ‘Deja Q’, and more, culminating in the season ending shocker, ‘The Best of Both Worlds Part 1″. Each episode is newly remastered in 1080p with DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 surround and numerous extras, including ‘Inside The Writer’s Room’ and ‘Resistance is Futile’ featurettes, A Tribute to Michael Piler, Gag Reel, Audio Commentary on Select Episodes (with Rene Echevarria, Jonathan Frakes, Ron Moore, Ira Steven Behr, David Carson and others), and more!

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Adventures Of Superman #1

Adventures Of Superman #1
By: Jeff Parker, Chris Samnee
Don’t miss the debut of this all-new, digital-first series starring The Man of Tomorrow, written and illustrated by some of comics’ finest talents! Witness Superman’s first encounter with the work of Lex Luthor, brought to you by Jeff Parker (Hulk) and Chris Samnee (Daredevil)!

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Batman The Dark Knight Annual #1

Batman The Dark Knight Annual #1
By: Gregg Hurwitz, Szymon Kudranski, Alex Maleev
In ‘Once Upon a Midnight Dreary’ three of The Dark Knight’s greatest foes unite in to tackle the threat of Batman head-on! Will the diabolical scheming of Scarecrow, Mad Hatter and The Penguin be too much for Batman to handle?
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Doctor Who series 7 part 2

Doctor Who series 7 part 2

The Doctor kicks off this new run of adventures by searching for his companion Clara – an Impossible Girl he’s already lost twice. Together they find themselves battling monsters on distant alien planets, trapped in a Russian submarine with a deadly passenger, chasing terrifying ghosts, delving into the heart of the TARDIS, facing the Crimson Horror in Victorian Yorkshire, and coming face to face with an army of upgraded Cybermen. The action grows and the Doctor’s oldest secret threatens to be revealed as the world’s longest running science fiction series builds toward its explosive 50th anniversary.

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Wolverine and the X-Men #30

Wolverine and the X-Men #30
By: Jason Aaron, Ramon K. Perez
PRELUDE TO THE HELLFIRE SAGA!

Students are missing and Wolverine and Rachel Summers intensify their search for the Hellfire Club.

Beast goes to the SWORD orbital HQ to ask an X-Villain for help with Broo’s sad state.
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Star Wars Kenner Hammerhead 12-in Action Figure

Star Wars Kenner Hammerhead 12-in Action Figure
A Gentle Giant release! Just like they were when you were a kid, only bigger! Gentle Giant continues on with their new line of vintage Star Wars action figure reproductions with the release of Hammerhead! Digitally scanned from mint 3 3/4″ Kenner originals and reproduced in scale to the rest of the jumbo Kenner line. Nothing has been overlooked. Roto and injection molded and made of durable plastics, this fully-articulated jumbo figure includes a faithfully reproduced blaster. That’s not all, this classic Kenner creation comes packaged on a 1977 Star Wars-inspired blister card, featuring original front and ’20 back’ artwork, in a re-sealable plastic outer clam shell to help protect and display!

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B.P.R.D.: Vampire #3

B.P.R.D.: Vampire #3
By: Mike Mignola, Fábio Moon, Gabriel Bá, Dave Stewart
A nobleman vampire’s life is spared after a horrific bargain made with the evil goddess Hecate, and now the bloodthirsty Simon Anders will put that deadly deal to rest.

* A direct sequel to the critically acclaimed B.P.R.D.: 1948!

* From the Eisner Award-winning creators of Daytripper-Gabriel Bá and Fábio Moon!
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Iron Maiden Heroclix 24ct Gravity Feed with Display Box

Iron Maiden Heroclix 24ct Gravity Feed with Display Box
At long last, Iron Maiden fans will be able to add Eddie to their tabletop adventures! Featuring nine different figures with ALL-NEW dial designs, the Iron Maiden HeroClix: 24 Ct. Gravity Feed is a fantastic addition to both Iron Maiden and HeroClix collections alike! This special HeroClix collection draws its inspiration from the incredible artwork featured on Iron Maiden albums; images such as “The Trooper”, “Powerslave”, “Somewhere in Time” and MORE are now immortalized as HeroClix! THIS ITEM IS A PRE-ORDER. IT WILL SHIP OUT THE WEEK OF MAY 27th.

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Doctor Who Dalek Collectible Figurine & Book Kit

Doctor Who Dalek Collectible Figurine & Book Kit
Timed to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of Doctor Who, this kit will appeals to millions of dedicated fans of the sci-fi phenomenon. This officially licensed kit from the long running BBC series includes a replica of a Dalek, one of the Doctor’s famed arch enemies, a mutated creature bent on universal domination. Also included is a 16-page book containing eight full color stickers.
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Shadow Year One #3 (of 8) (Cover C – Samnee)

Shadow Year One #3 (of 8) (Cover C – Samnee)
By: Matt Wagner, Wilfredo Torres, Chris Samnee
Bear witness to the first time that The Shadow ever donned his costume in action! When mobsters meet in secret at a meatpacking warehouse, they become the unfortunate first criminals to see the Master of Men’s unsettling form. Will any survive the ensuing carnage to warn their master?

Plus, Margo Lane and the debut of The Shadow’s ultimate nemesis! Fans — each cover has its own UPC so you and your retailers can order the special first issue cover of your choice!

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Doctor Who Prisoners Of Time #5 (of 12)

Doctor Who Prisoners Of Time #5 (of 12)
By: David Tipton, Philip Bond, Francesco Francavilla
Our yearlong celebration of Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary continues as the Fifth Doctor takes the spotlight in this issue of a 12-part epic adventure featuring all 11 incarnations of the Doctor!
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Earth 2 Annual #1

Earth 2 Annual #1

The new Batman of Earth 2 debuts as The Atom begins a mission to lead a new team of heroes-but are any of them prepared for the threat they’re about to face?

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Star Trek Ongoing #21

Star Trek Ongoing #21
By: Mike Johnson, Erfan Fajar, Tim Bradstreet
The hit ongoing STAR TREK series picks up right where this year’s blockbuster sequel STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS leaves off! Don’t miss the all-new adventures of the crew as they go boldly into the unknown, in a story overseen by STAR TREK writer/producer Roberto Orci!
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Star Wars Omnibus: Wild Space Volume 1 TPB

Star Wars Omnibus: Wild Space Volume 1 TPB
By: Mike W. Barr, Chris Claremont, Archie Goodwin, Alan Moore, Steve Moore, Steve Parkhouse, John Stephenson, John Wagner, Len Wein, John Whitman, Ryder Windham, Adolfo Buylla, Dave Cockrum, Alan Davis, Gene Day, Gary Erskine, Bill Hughes, Carmine Infantino
A wild collection of rare Star Wars comics, including Alan Moore’s Marvel UK tales, the three issues from Blackthorne (originally in 3-D), and a slew of stories from toy pack-ins, cereal boxes, and Star Wars Kids and Pizzazz magazines! Collects Star Wars 3-D #1ñ#3; Star Wars: Devilworlds #1ñ#2; Star Wars: Death Masque; Star Wars Weekly #60, #94ñ#99, and #104ñ#115; Star Wars from Pizzazz #10ñ#16; The Rebel Thief, X-Wing Marks the Spot, Imperial Spy, and The Gambler’s Quest from Star Wars Kids #1ñ#15; Star Wars: The Mixed-Up Droid; Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire Galoob minicomic; Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire Ertl minicomic; and Star Wars: Droids from Apple Jacks.

* A mega-collection of previously uncollected adventures!

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Dark Avengers #190

Dark Avengers #190
By: Jeff Parker, Neil Edwards, Joe Quinones
FINAL ISSUE!

The secret of the dark Earth are revealed!

Who will live? Who will die? Will anyone get back to Earth alive?

Jeff Parker wraps up his acclaimed run on Earth’s Deadliest Heroes!
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Chew #34

Chew #34
By: John Layman, Rob Guillory
On the trail of the vampire!
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Marvel Noir TPB Spider-Man Punisher

Marvel Noir TPB Spider-Man Punisher
Along came a spider – and an unstoppable, unyielding, merciless force of nature! ï Corrupt mob boss the Goblin and his gang of circus freaks rule 1930s New York. Peter Parker is an embittered young man searching for justice. After the life-changing bite of a mystical arachnid, Peter inherits the force to change the city he loves – but when one crimelord falls, another always rises to take his place. And what’s going on in Otto Octavius’ lab? The Spider-Man must find out fast, before his friend Robbie Robertson is lost forever. ï The merciless vigilante named the Punisher targets mob boss Dutch Schultz, who calls in big guns Barracuda and Jigsaw to protect him – but the violence is about to engulf the souls of a small-time grocer and his impressionable young boy. Collecting SPIDER-MAN NOIR #1-4, SPIDER-MAN NOIR: EYES WITHOUT A FACE #1-4 and PUNISHER NOIR #1-4.
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King Conan: Hour of the Dragon #1 (Gerald Parel cover)

King Conan: Hour of the Dragon #1 (Gerald Parel cover)
By: Timothy Truman, Tomás Giorello, José Villarrubia, Gerald Parel
An imprisoned King Conan battles a forgotten evil!

King Conan has faced many threats to his throne in Aquilonia-but none more deadly than a traitorous alliance backed by the resurrected sorcerer Xaltotun, at whose command mountains crumble!

* Adapts Robert E. Howard’s only Conan novel in two six-issue miniseries!

* The return of a fan-favorite Conan creative team!

* With The Legend of Conan announced for 2014, Conan is essential reading!

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Uncanny X-Force #5

Uncanny X-Force #5
By: Sam Humphries, Ron Garney, Kris Anka
Guest-penciler ADRIAN ALPHONA (co-creator of RUNAWAYS) joins UXF!

Psylocke digs deep into Bishop’s head and what she finds will shock you!

One of the biggest X-Villains of the past 20 years threatens the Uncanny X-Force!
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Thief Of Thieves #14

Thief Of Thieves #14
By: Robert Kirkman, Shawn Martinbrough
story ANDY DIGGLE & ROBERT KIRKMAN art & cover SHAWN MARTINBROUGH & FELIX SERRANO Heist master Andy Diggle joins the THIEF OF THIEVES team for the start of a brand new arc! Meet Lola, the Cartel boss. And what Lola wants, Lola gets – and Conrad’s going to learn that the hard way. Get ready for the most EXPLOSIVE story arc of THIEF OF THIEVES yet!

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New Teen Titans Omnibus HC Vol. 03

New Teen Titans Omnibus HC Vol. 03
By: Marv Wolfman, George Perez
In this third massive collection of the hit 1980s series from the acclaimed team of writer Marv Wolfman and artist George Perez.

the Teen battle the villainy of H.I.V.E., face the evil Dr. Light, witness the trial of Deathstroke, and try to rescue the dark hero known as Raven from her own father, Trigon.

This title collects
TALES OF THE TEEN TITANS #45- 61 and 66-67, NEW TEEN TITANS #38, NEW TEEN TITANS #1-6 and SECRET ORIGINS ANNUAL #3.
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All New X-Men Prem HC Vol. 02 Here To Stay

All New X-Men Prem HC Vol. 02 Here To Stay
By: Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez, Stuart Immonen
Yesterday’s X-Men continue to adjust to a present day that’s simultaneously more awe-inspiring and more disturbing than any future the young heroes had ever imagined for themselves. And things get even more dangerous when the villainous duo Mystique and Sabretooth target our young time-travelers — starting with Cyclops! Plus: How will Earth’s Mightiest Heroes react to the time-swept X-Men? Find out when the Avengers visit the Jean Grey School! But they’re not the only ones to do so, as the outlaw Uncanny X-Men drop by for a recruiting session. Who will join the adult Cyclops and his revolutionary crew? The answer will shock you! All this – and the original five X-Men get new costumes! Acclaimed writer Brian Michael Bendis further defines the future — and the past — of the X-Men!

This title collects
ALL-NEW X-MEN #6-10.

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Justice League Of America #4

Justice League Of America #4
By: Geoff Johns, David Finch
The League uncovers the leader of The Secret Society of Super-Villains-but can such a diverse group of heroes defeat the collective might of the Society? And in the backup story, Manhunter goes behind the scenes to learn more about the Secret Society!
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Twilight Zone 8-in Series 6 Action Figure Assortment

Twilight Zone 8-in Series 6 Action Figure Assortment
Bif Bang Pow!’s incredible line of fully articulated action figures grounded in Rod Serling’s enduring The Twilight Zone rolls on with this extraordinary assortment. Each retro 1970s-style figure stands 8″ tall in shades of black and white, and features episode-specific fabric clothing, in addition to multiple points of articulation. Fans can choose from the Clown from ‘Five Characters in Search of an Exit’ or Nurse Janet Tyler from ‘The Eye of the Beholder.’ Blister card packaging.

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Avengers Complete Coll By Geoff Johns TPB Vol. 01

Avengers Complete Coll By Geoff Johns TPB Vol. 01
By: Geoff Johns, Gary Frank
Superstar writer Geoff Johns takes on the Avengers! They can defeat any super villain – but can the Avengers govern the world? When the capital cities of every country on Earth vanish, the floundering nations turn to the only organization capable of helping them: the Avengers! Then: Thor ascends to Asgard’s throne and decides to start answering his worshippers’ pleas for help. But not everyone’s in favor of divine intervention, and it’s Secretary of Defense Iron Man’s job to stop the Thunder God’s interference – leaving Captain America to play referee between two of the world’s biggest super powers! Plus: His memories stolen, an amnesiac Vision must seek help from his creator’s reluctant granddaughter to defeat a technological terror left over from WWII! Collecting AVENGERS (1998) #57-63, VISION (2002) #1-4, THOR (1998) #58 and IRON MAN (1998) #64.
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New Avengers #6

New Avengers #6
By: Jonathan Hickman, Steve Epting, Jock
‘BLUE’

Using the knowledge gained from the Black Swan, the Illuminati rework all their plans and cross the uncrossable line.

The first secret alliance is formed.

If an incursion is normally RED, what does a BLUE one mean?

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Savage Wolverine #5

Savage Wolverine #5
By: Frank Cho
Dinosaurs aren’t the only green giants roaming the Savage Land jungles!

As the dust settles, the secrets of the Forbidden Island stand revealed!
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X-Men #1 (Deadpool Variant Cover Edition)

X-Men #1 (Deadpool Variant Cover Edition)
By: Brian Wood, Olivier Coipel
Because you demanded it!

The X-Women finally get their own book, from critically acclaimed superstars Brian Wood (X-MEN, ULTIMATE X-MEN, DMZ, The Massive) and Olivier Coipel (AVX, HOUSE OF M, THOR)!

An old enemy shows up at the X-Men’s door, seeking asylum from an ancient evil come back to earth.

Meanwhile, Jubilee has come home, and she’s brought with her an orphaned baby who might hold the key to the earth’s survival. . . or its destruction.

Against a backdrop of what seems like an alien invasion and an eons-spanning war between brother and sister, Storm steps up and puts together a team to protect the child and stop a new threat that could destroy all life on earth!

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