Saturday, June 30, 2012

X-Men: Schism TP

For years, the relationship between the disciplined leader of the X-Men and its most volatile team member has been strained... but now, as the independent mutant nation of Utopia faces its darkest hour, the long-standing grudge between Cyclops and Wolverine has boiled over into all-out war. These two heroes have weathered deranged super-villains, reality-warping threats and the near-extinction of their species... but can they survive each other?

This is the story that remade the Children of the Atom, splitting the team in two and giving the embattled X-Men a new way forward into the 21st century! Don't miss out on your chance to put this watershed moment in Marvel history on your bookshelf -- grab your copy of X-Men: Schism TP at Curious Comics today!

Friday, June 29, 2012

Spider-Men #2

After a bizarre encounter with one of his most familiar enemies, Peter Parker has been severed from the reality he knows and deposited in a parallel world... one with its own version of New York, its own spin on super-heroes, and even its own very unique Spider-Man. But who is the kid hiding beneath that very familiar spider-mask, and why are his powers so unlike Peter's own? Peter may not be ready to get all the answers!

The team-up between the web-headed wall-crawlers of the classic Marvel Universe and the Ultimate Universe continues with Spider-Men #2, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation/Doctor Who - Assimilation2 #2

The Borg have launched an attack on Federation space, threatening to assimilate yet another innocent world... but this time, the Collective is getting a little help in the form of mysterious cybernetic allies from another reality. Starfleet has plenty of grim experience battling the Borg, but there's only one person who knows anything about this strange new extradimensional race... and that man just walked out of a time-traveling Police Box on the USS Enterprise!

Captain Picard and the Doctor join forces to halt the Borg and the Cybermen as they team up to conquer two universes! This crossover is only one issue in and already it's a best-seller -- get your copy of Star Trek: The Next Generation/Doctor Who - Assimilation2 #2 at Curious Comics before they're all gone!

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

 Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 27:

ALL STAR WESTERN #10
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #688
AMERICAN VAMPIRE #28 (MR)
ANGEL & FAITH #11
AQUAMAN #10
BAKUMAN TP VOL 11
BATMAN INCORPORATED #2
BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT #10
BEFORE WATCHMEN NITE OWL #1 (OF 4) (MR)
BPRD HELL ON EARTH EXORCISM #1 (OF 2)
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND IRON MAN #633
CONAN TP VOL 11 ROAD OF KINGS
DOROTHY AND WIZARD IN OZ #8 (OF 8)
FATALE #6 (MR)
FATALE TP VOL 01 DEATH CHASES ME (MR)
FF #19
FLASH #10
FURY OF FIRESTORM THE NUCLEAR MEN #10
GAME OF THRONES GN VOL 01 (MR)
GREEN LANTERN NEW GUARDIANS #10
GUILD TP VOL 02
HIT-GIRL #1 (OF 5) (MR)
I VAMPIRE #10
IDOLIZED #0
INCREDIBLE HULK #10
JUSTICE LEAGUE #10
JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #10
LOEG III CENTURY #3 2009 (MR)
LORD OF THE JUNGLE #5 (MR)
MAGIC THE GATHERING SPELL THIEF #1
MANHATTAN PROJECTS #4
MIGHTY THOR #16
MIND THE GAP #2
MORNING GLORIES TP VOL 03 P.E.
SAVAGE HAWKMAN #10
SPACEMAN #7 (OF 9) (MR)
SPIDER-MEN #2 (OF 5)
STAR TREK ONGOING #10
STAR TREK TNG DOCTOR WHO ASSIMILATION #2
STAR WARS BLOOD TIES BOBA FETT IS DEAD #3 (OF 4)
SUPERMAN #10
TEEN TITANS #10
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES ONGOING #11
TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE ONGOING #6
ULTIMATE COMICS ULTIMATES #12
WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #12 (AVX)
X-MEN #31
X-MEN LEGACY #269 (AVX)


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Tuesday, June 26, 2012

League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century Volume III - 2009

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen have spent one hundred years trying to prevent the creation of a Moonchild who could usher in a global catastrophe... but now all of their efforts appear doomed to failure, as the beast steps forward to usher in an age of unending terror. Traumatized by her experiences back in 1969, Mina remains sealed away in a London asylum -- but even if she can regain her freedom, is there anything she can do to stop the looming apocalypse?

The best-selling creation from Alan Moore & Kevin O'Neill completes its journey from the height of the Victorian age to modern day with The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen: Century Volume III - 2009! If there is a single must-read comic on the shelf, then this is it -- be sure to stop by Curious Comics and grab your copy when it goes on sale tomorrow!

Monday, June 25, 2012

Conan Volume 11: Road of Kings

Over the past few months, Conan the Barbarian has discovered that the life of a marauding pirate suits him very well... but an encounter with a beautiful woman is about to turn his happy existence on the high seas upside down. Adventure, magic, horror, treachery... they're all waiting for Conan on the Road of Kings!

Roy Thomas, the undisputed comic book master of all things Cimmerian, returns to Robert E. Howard's famous barbarian with an all-new Conan series! Look for Conan Volume 11 TP -- the first chapter in the Road of Kings series -- when it goes on sale at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 27!

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Legion of Super-Heroes Volume 1: Hostile World TP

An unprecedented disaster has left the heroes of the 31st century reeling... yet before the battered Legion of Super-Heroes can begin to rebuild their ranks, they must defend against yet another brewing galactic catastrophe. But with the Espionage Squad missing in action, a rogue Daxamite on the loose and the Dominators gathering their forces for a strike, what can a depleted Legion hope to do to keep the situation from spiraling into chaos?

Leap one thousand years into the future of DC's New 52's -- look for Legion of Super-Heroes Volume 1: Hostile World TP when it goes on sale at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 27!

Saturday, June 23, 2012

Sonic the Hedgehog Archives Volume 18 TP

The unstoppable blue super-speedster is back in a new Archive collection! Sure, Sonic & Tails may have faced down the evil wizard Ixis Naugus and thwarted his sinister plans... but as the two adventurers head for home, they draw the attention of a mysterious force lurking in outer space. Can Sonic & Tails reach safety before this new threat zeroes in on them?

Get your copy of Sonic the Hedgehog Archives Volume 18 TP at your friendly neighbourhood Curious Comics... before they all sprint off the shelves!

Friday, June 22, 2012

Daredevil #14

His role as the costumed vigilante Daredevil has dropped Matt Murdock in a few tricky situations over the years -- facing down the forces of the Hand, tangling with the Kingpin of Crime, battling against the sociopathic Bullseye... but now he has crossed one of the most formidable villains of the Marvel Universe. Teleported from the heart of the Avengers Mansion and deposited in a coffin-sized reinforced prison cell half a world away, the Man Without Fear is about to take a few lessons in terror -- at the hands of Doctor Doom!

Month after month, Mark Waid's Daredevil continues to deliver some of the best superhero adventure stories on the shelf! See what all the fuss is about for yourself -- get to Curious Comics and grab a copy of Daredevil #14 before they're all gone!

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Gantz Volume 23

The Osaka-based Gantz team have waged a war to wipe out most of the lesser alien threats plaguing their city... and now that they have set their sights on taking down an insanely powerful shapeshifting enemy, the Tokyo Gantz team can do little more than stand by and watch. But this is an opponent unlike any the Osaka Gantz team has faced before. Can even these formidable fighters take the kind of punishment that this thing is capable of dishing out?

The best-selling mature-readers Gantz manga series continues with this week's Volume 23, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 20:

ADVENTURE TIME #5
ANGEL & FAITH TP VOL 01 LIVE THROUGH THIS
ASTONISHING X-MEN #51
AVENGERS ACADEMY #32 (AVX)
AVENGERS VS X-MEN #6 (OF 12) (AVX)
AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #8 (ENDS)
BALTIMORE DR LESKOVARS REMEDY #1 (OF 2)
BATMAN BEYOND UNLIMITED #5
BATWOMAN #10
BEFORE WATCHMEN COMEDIAN #1 (OF 6) (MR)
BIRDS OF PREY #10
BLUE BEETLE #10
BPRD HELL ON EARTH DEVILS ENGINE #2 (OF 3)
CATWOMAN #10
DAREDEVIL #14
DARK AVENGERS #176
DARK TOWER GUNSLINGER MAN IN BLACK #1 (OF 5)
DC UNIVERSE PRESENTS #10
FABLES #118 (MR)
GHOSTBUSTERS ONGOING #10
GODZILLA ONGOING #2
GREEN LANTERN CORPS #10
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #519
JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #640
LEGION OF SUPER HEROES #10
MARS ATTACKS #1
NEW AVENGERS #27 (AVX)
NEW MUTANTS #44
NIGHTWING #10
PUNISHER #12
RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #10
SAGA #4 (MR)
SECRET AVENGERS #28 (AVX)
SHADOW #3
SNAKE EYES & STORM SHADOW #14
SOULFIRE PRIMER #1
STAR WARS DARTH VADER GHOST PRISON #2 (OF 5)
STAR WARS DAWN O/T JEDI #5 FORCE STORM
SUPERGIRL #10
TMNT MICRO SERIES #5 SPLINTER
UNCANNY X-MEN #14 (AVX)
UNWRITTEN #38 (MR)
VENOM #19
WALKING DEAD #99 (MR)
WINTER SOLDIER #7
WOLVERINE #308
WONDER WOMAN #10
X-FACTOR #238




 
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Tuesday, June 19, 2012

God of War III: Play Arts Kai - Kratos Action Figure

Together, you've hacked and slashed your way through the worst the mythological powers of the ancient world can throw at you... and now you can add the unstoppable Kratos, God of War, to your action figure collection! Part of Square Enix's Play Arts Kai line, this high-quality Kratos figure sports his trademark double-chained blades, multiple points of articulation, optional parts and enough bad attitude to give even the most powerful Greek Titan second thoughts about jumping into combat.

Look for the God of War III: Play Arts Kai - Kratos Action Figure when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, June 18, 2012

Magic The Gathering: Volume 1 TP

Planeswalker and master thief Dack Fayden has made a career traveling the gulf between realities, fighting his way across alternate dimensions in search of fortune and glory... but no one is more surprised than he is when the secrets behind his latest score promise to lead him to the mysterious enemy responsible for the destruction of his hometown. From the vast city-world of Ravnica to the unquiet graveyards of Innistrad, this quest for justice will push Dack's mastery of magical knowledge to the limits!

The best-selling CCG becomes an action-packed fantasy graphic novel! Look for Magic The Gathering: Volume 1 TP on the shelf at Curious Comics this Wednesday June 20!

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Avengers vs X-Men #6

Despite the best efforts of Earth's mightiest heroes to prevent it, the Phoenix Force has finally arrived on our world... and when it did, it assumed a physical form no one could have anticipated. As the Avengers and the X-Men scramble to regroup, one of the most powerful mutants in existence steps forward to meet this new incarnation of the Phoenix... but will even the reality-altering powers of Scarlet Witch be able to turn this situation around?

The next chapter of Marvel's blockbuster summer crossover starts here! Don't miss Avengers Vs X-Men #6 when it hits Curious Comics on Wednesday June 20!

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Broad Street Block Party!

The annual Broad Street Block Party is on today! Taking over the street between Johnson & Yates from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM today, the Block Party is a solid day of prizes, music, and free stuff -- in short, your best bet for fun all day! Early birds can even drop by Curious Comics to get their hands on a free copy of Batman Incorporated #1.

Awesome, no? Awesome, yes! See you there!

Friday, June 15, 2012

Incredible Hulk #9

Don't let him calm down... you wouldn't like him when he calms down! Transformed by his recent exposure to a new Gamma Bomb, the Incredible Hulk has discovered that something terrible is released when he stops being angry enough to maintain the form of a giant green radioactive brute. To contain the horrifying alter-ego with whom he has been bonded, the Hulk must be prepared to go to any lengths... battle any foe... pick any fight... do anything he can to make sure he stays angry enough to control the menace hidden inside him!

Jason Aaron puts a startling new spin on ol' Jade Jaws as he takes the new Hulk series through its second major story arc! Get in on the fight with Incredible Hulk #9, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Batman & Robin #10

Damian Wayne -- the increasingly reckless and dangerous young man who presently holds the post of Robin -- is on a collision course with the previous Boy Wonders... and as Batman's current and former sidekicks gather for a meeting, sparks fly over Damian's shocking recent behaviour. But even as these caped crusaders fight amongst themselves, the villains of Gotham City are pooling their resources and focusing their hatred of Batman in a new plot... one that could finally take the Dark Knight out of the picture for good!

Look for Batman & Robin #10, on sale now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

 Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 13:

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #687 (ENDS)
AMERICAN VAMPIRE LORD OF NIGHTMARES #1 (OF 5) (MR)
AVENGERS #27 AVX
AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #4
AVX VS #3 (OF 6)
BATGIRL #10
BATMAN #10
BATMAN AND ROBIN #10
BATMAN ARKHAM UNHINGED #3
BATWOMAN HC VOL 01 HYDROLOGY
BEFORE WATCHMEN SILK SPECTRE #1 (OF 4) (MR)
BLACK BIRD GN VOL 14
BTVS SEASON 9 FREEFALL #10
CAPTAIN AMERICA #13
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND HAWKEYE #632
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #5
DEADPOOL #56
DEATHSTROKE #10
DEMON KNIGHTS #10
DR WHO MAGAZINE #447
FANTASTIC FOUR #607
FRANKENSTEIN AGENT OF SHADE #10
GREEN LANTERN #10
GRIFTER #10
INCREDIBLE HULK #9
KISS #1
LEGION LOST #10
MASSIVE #1
MIGHTY THOR #15
MIND THE GAP #2
RAVAGERS #2
RED SONJA WITCHBLADE #4
RESURRECTION MAN #10
SCARLET SPIDER #6
SHADE #9 (OF 12)
SPIDER-MEN #1 (OF 5)
SUICIDE SQUAD #10
SUPERBOY #10
TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ONGOING #6
ULTIMATE COMICS X-MEN #13
UNCANNY X-FORCE #26
UNTOLD TALES OF PUNISHER MAX #1 (OF 5)
X-MEN #30
X-MEN LEGACY #268 (AVX)

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Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Star Wars: Knight Errant - Escape #1

Alone, deep behind enemy lines and undercover with a ruthless Sith reconnaissance team, the odds are stacked against young Jedi Kerra Holt. Yet even as the search for a mysterious Sith artifact uncovers clues about the fate of her missing family, something unexpected may be taking hold of her. Even if she manages to stay one step ahead of the Sith, will she be able to escape from the darkness encroaching on her soul?

Journey to a galaxy far, far away with Star Wars: Knight Errant - Escape #1, on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, June 11, 2012

The Massive #1

From the ice and fog of the Bering Sea to the strange city growing out of a submerged Hong Kong, the crew of the activist vessel Kapital fight off the worst a desperate humanity has to offer as they search for their missing sister ship, The Massive. But in a world scarred by the aftermath of war, environmental disaster, and financial collapse, these besieged idealists are left to wonder... how do you save a world that's already given up?

You loved his Northlanders and DMZ -- don't miss out on your chance to catch the beginning of Brian Wood's ambitious new series! Make sure you add The Massive #1 to your pull list before it goes on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday June 13!

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Spider-Men #1

On the trail of one of him most deadly adversaries, Peter Parker -- the Amazing Spider-Man -- finds himself cast across realities and set adrift in a parallel world. Here, Peter Parker is dead, killed by this world's Green Goblin... Gwen Stacy is alive and living with Aunt May... and a strange and unfamiliar Spider-Man is swinging around the concrete canyons of New York City! Who is Miles Morales, and how did he become this universe's new wall-crawler? More importantly, will two Spider-Men working together be enough to save two worlds?

The first unmissable crossover between the Marvel Universe and the Ultimate Universe is almost here! Don't be left out -- make sure you add your copy of Spider-Men #1 to your subscription list before it hits the shelves at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 13!

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Pokemon Adventures: Diamond & Pearl - Platinum Volume 5

When Lady finally discovers the truth behind Diamond and Pearl's identities, the shock threatens to end their friendship for good. Yet even now, Team Galactic is closing in on three more Legendary Pokemon, each one hidden in a different lake. Can our three heroes patch things up and hold their team together long enough to save these new Pokemon from Team Galactic?

Find out in the next chapter in the continuing story of Pokemon Adventures: Diamond & Pearl - Platinum Volume 5, out now at Curious Comics!

Friday, June 8, 2012

Avengers vs X-Men #5

As the ongoing conflict between the Avengers and the X-Men spills over onto the surface of the Moon, Iron Man and Giant Man rush to launch a weapon designed to end the threat of the Phoenix once and for all. But when the weapon misfires with startling consequences, the battle between the Children of the Atom and Earth's Mightiest Heroes enters a new and unexpectedly deadly phase!

The first huge turning point in Marvel's summer blockbuster is here! Get to Curious Comics and grab your copy of Avengers vs X-Men #5 while they last!

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Earth 2 #2

In a world still bearing the scars of an alien invasion and mourning the loss of its greatest champions, a dying deity plummets from the sky and passes on incredible gifts to an innocent stranger... and the Flash of Earth 2 is born! Yet these fantastic abilities are accompanied by a dire warning of impending danger. In this war-torn world, can the new Flash find allies to help him shoulder the responsibilities of keeping Earth safe from further harm?

You've seen it on the news and read about it on the internet... now get yourself to Curious Comics and claim your copy of Earth 2 #2 before they're gone!

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 6: 

ACTION COMICS #10
AGE OF APOCALYPSE #4
ANIMAL MAN #10
AVENGERS ACADEMY #31 (AVX)
AVENGERS VS X-MEN #5 (OF 12) (AVX)
BATMAN DETECTIVE COMICS HC VOL 01 FACES OF DEATH
BATWING #10
BEFORE WATCHMEN MINUTEMEN #1 (OF 6) (MR)
BLEACH TP VOL 40
BLEACH TP VOL 41
BOYS #67 (MR)
BOYS TP VOL 11 OVER THE HILL W/T SWORDS OF A THOUSAND MEN (MR)
DARK AVENGERS #175
DEFENDERS #7
DETECTIVE COMICS #10
DIAL H #2
DMZ TP VOL 12 THE FIVE NATIONS OF NEW YORK (MR)
EARTH 2 #2
EPIC KILL #2
EXTERMINATION #1
FAIREST #4 (MR)
FURY MAX #3 (MR)
GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #179
GI JOE VOL 2 ONGOING #14
GREEN ARROW #10
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #518
IZOMBIE #26 (MR)
JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #639
JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL #10
MIGHTY THOR ANNUAL #1
OURAN HIGH SCHOOL HOST CLUB TP VOL 18
PROPHECY #1
RED LANTERNS #10
SMALLVILLE SEASON 11 #2
SPAWN #220
SPAWN 20TH ANNIVERSARY COLL SPECIAL #1
STORMWATCH #10
SWAMP THING #10
ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN #11
UNCANNY X-MEN #13 (AVX)
WALKING DEAD NOVEL SC VOL 01 RISE OF GOVERNOR
WALKING DEAD TP VOL 16 A LARGER WORLD (MR)
WINTER SOLDIER #6
WORLDS FINEST #2
X-FACTOR #237


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Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Walking Dead Volume 16

When Rick, Andrea and the rest of the survivors defending the walled community of Alexandria learn about another settlement of people living nearby, they must decide whether they can trust the strangers long enough to exchange supplies. But if suspicion and mistrust don't put an end to this new relationship before it can begin, there are plenty of other threats lurking on both sides of the Alexandria's walls that might... and not all of them are zombies!

Don't miss out on the latest chapter in the continuing post-apocalyptic epic when Walking Dead Volume 16 goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, June 4, 2012

Mr Potato Head: Wizard of Oz Collector's Set

Spuds and taters and fries, oh my! The classic Wizard of Oz film gets the Mr Potato Head treatment in this new Collector's Set! Featuring tuber-ized versions of four of the most loved characters in movie history -- adventurous Kansas farm girl Dorothy Gale, the brainless Scarecrow, the heartless Tin Woodsman and the Cowardly Lion -- this set puts a fun new spin on that magical land hidden somewhere over the rainbow.

Look for the Mr Potato Head: Wizard of Oz Collector's Set when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 6!

Sunday, June 3, 2012

Bleach Volumes 40 & 41

As the Soul Reaper captains face the threat of Aizen's forces in Karakura Town, Ichigo fights a battle against Ulquiorra in Hueco Mundo -- one that will push Ichigo to the verge of death. In desperation, Ichigo will have to rely on his Hollow powers... but can he control the darkness long enough to claim victory, or will he lose everything he’s been fighting for...?

Get a double dose of supernatural manga adventure when Bleach Volumes 40 & 41 hit the shelves side-by-side this coming Wednesday June 6 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, June 2, 2012

Superman Family Adventures #1

Falling meteorites, armies of giant robots, Bizarro super-monsters... what is it with Metropolis, anyway? There always seems to be something crazy happening in this town! Luckily, the citizens of Metropolis have Superman, Supergirl, Superboy -- and of course Krypto the Super-Dog, Beppo the Super-Monkey, Streaky the Super-Cat, Comet the Super-Horse and Fuzzy the Krypto Mouse -- to keep them safe!

From the Eisner Award-winning creative team that brought you Tiny Titans comes the all-new, all-ages, all-fun Superman Family Adventures #1! Look for your copy at Curious Comics before they're all gone!

Friday, June 1, 2012

Wonder Woman Volume One: Blood HC

Wonder Woman is all that stands between the wrath of the ancient gods of the Greek pantheon and a defenseless and largely oblivious humanity... but this Amazon champion is about to endure one of the greatest trials of her life. As Hera, the malicious Queen of the Gods, mounts an assault with all the fearsome power at her disposal, Wonder Woman discovers that her mother Hippolyta has been keeping an incredible secret... one that promises to change the life of her daughter forever!

One of the most talked-about reboots of DC's New 52 gets collected in a hardcover format! Look for Wonder Woman Volume One: Blood HC, out now at Curious Comics!

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