Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Zombie Survival Kit Lunchbox

It's what all the stylish survivalists will be carrying when the zombie apocalypse hits! Featuring a snazzy selection of zombie-themed warning symbols and an artfully arranged spray-pattern of zombie-related stains, the Zombie Survival Kit Lunchbox is the perfect place to stash a few emergency essentials... or maybe even just a ham sandwich or two.

You know you want one! Get your Zombie Survival Kit Lunchbox when they go on sale this coming Wednesday August 1 at Curious Comics!

Monday, July 30, 2012

The First X-Men #1

Before the Phoenix... before the Sentinels... before Charles Xavier came to Weschester to found his famous school... they were the original X-Men! When Logan is approached by an old war buddy to track down his missing son, he's warned to expect something out of the ordinary... and the sudden manifestation of the kid's destructive super-powers definitely qualifies! But with the government snatching up mutants as quickly as they appear, can Logan help the kid get his startling new abilities under control before it's too late?

Comics legend Neal Adams casts a little light on the secret history of the mutants who would one day become the Uncanny X-Men! Don't miss out on this slice of Marvel history -- look for The First X-Men #1 when it hits the shelves at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday August 1!

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Sun Volume 1 TP

Welcome to Athas -- a sun-blasted wasteland as deprived of water as it is devoid of hope. In this hellish world of cruelty and magic gone wrong, a gladiator on the run and a would-be slave hunter must join forces if they are to have any chance of surviving the onslaught of the denizens of the desert, escaping their pursuers and -- in time-honoured Dungeons & Dragons tradition -- finding a long-forgotten treasure!

The first comic series for the groundbreaking post-apocalyptic RPG setting is about to be collected in a softcover format! Look for Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Sun Volume 1 TP when it goes on sale at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 1!

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Previews: August Issue

Put away the Ouija board! Cancel your appointment with the psychic! If you're in need of a glimpse into your comic book future, then you don't have to look any further than the New Release shelf at Curious Comics -- where the latest issue of Previews is waiting for you! Your pop culture equivalent of a crystal ball, every issue of Previews is packed with visions of all the new comics, games, toys, cards and collectibles coming your way this October.

Grab your copy of the August issue of Previews at Curious Comics while they last!

Friday, July 27, 2012

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Volume 5

Objection! With his bizarre hairstyle and famous finger-pointing gesture, the unstoppable defense lawyer Phoenix Wright has solved baffling puzzles and claimed stunning victories in legal cases spanning a best-selling video game series, sell-out stage musicals, a brand new movie and a hit manga series. One look at the evidence will convince you, ladies and gentlemen of the jury... Phoenix Wright is guilty -- of being awesome!

Push your mystery-cracking abilities to the limit and get the maximum manga excitement the law will allow with Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Volume 5, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Daredevil by Mark Waid Volume 1 TP

Over the last few years he's been beaten, outmaneuvered, heartbroken, chucked in prison, and put through the wringer like never before... and the Man Without Fear is coming back for more! Matt Murdock has returned to New York, and he's looking to rebuild his law practice and reclaim his place as the protector of Hell's Kitchen... even if he has to go through the mob and a few rogue supervillains to do it!

If you missed out on the early monthly issues of Mark Waid's stellar new Daredevil run, then here's your chance to add the first six chapters of this must-read series to your bookshelf! Give yourself a treat -- look for Daredevil by Mark Waid Volume 1 TP, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday July 25:

ALL STAR WESTERN #11
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #690
AMERICAN VAMPIRE #29 (MR)
ANGEL & FAITH #12
AQUAMAN #11
ASTONISHING X-MEN #52
AVENGERS #28
AXE COP PRESIDENT O/T WORLD #1 (OF 3)
BATMAN INCORPORATED #3
BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT #11
BEFORE WATCHMEN COMEDIAN #2 (OF 6) (MR)
BPRD HELL ON EARTH EXORCISM #2 (OF 2)
CAPTAIN AMERICA #15
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND IRON MAN #634
DARK AVENGERS #178
DEADPOOL #58
DEBRIS #1 (OF 4) (MR)
FF #20
FLASH #11
FURY OF FIRESTORM THE NUCLEAR MEN #11
GHOSTBUSTERS ONGOING #11
GODZILLA ONGOING #3
GREEN LANTERN #11
GREEN LANTERN NEW GUARDIANS #11
HIT-GIRL #2 (OF 5) (MR)
I VAMPIRE #11
INCREDIBLE HULK #11
JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #11
LORD OF THE JUNGLE #6 (MR)
MANHATTAN PROJECTS #5
MASS EFFECT HOMEWORLDS #3
MIGHTY THOR #17
NATIONAL COMICS ETERNITY #1
NEW DEADWARDIANS #5 (OF 8) (MR)
PREVIEWS #287 AUGUST 2012
RED SONJA WITCHBLADE #5
SAVAGE HAWKMAN #11
SECRET AVENGERS #29
SNAKE EYES & STORM SHADOW #15
SOULFIRE GRACE #1
SOULFIRE POWER #1
SPACEMAN #8 (OF 9) (MR)
STAR WARS BLOOD TIES BOBA FETT IS DEAD #4 (OF 4)
STAR WARS DARTH MAUL DEATH SENTENCE #1 (OF 4)
SUPERMAN #11
SUPERMAN FAMILY ADVENTURES #3
TEEN TITANS #11
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES ONGOING #12
TMNT MICRO SERIES #6 CASEY JONES
TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE ONGOING #7
TRANSFORMERS REGENERATION ONE #81
ULTIMATE COMICS ULTIMATES #13 DWF
UNCANNY X-FORCE #28
UNDERWATER WELDER GN
VENOM #21
WINTER SOLDIER #8
WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #14
X-MEN LEGACY #270
X-TREME X-MEN #1

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Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Bionic Man Volume 1: Some Assembly Required TP

Steve Austin, astronaut. A man barely alive... we can rebuild him. We have the technology. We can make him better than he was. Better... stronger... faster!

Director, writer and a comic book icon in his own right, Kevin Smith brings his concepts for the one and only Bionic Man to your bookshelf! Collecting the first 10 issues of the series, this re-imagined origin story delivers startling new abilities and unexpected challenges to the irreplaceable 1970s superpowered cyborg icon. Look for Kevin Smith's The Bionic Man Volume 1: Some Assembly Required TP when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, July 23, 2012

Star Wars: Darth Maul - Death Sentence #1

For years, one of the Sith's most ruthless assassins was presumed dead -- but after rogue Nightbrother Savage Opress followed a trail of legend, blood and madness into the depths of the nearly uninhabitable world of Lotho Minor, he uncovered the truth behind the bizarre fate of Darth Maul. Now, remade and reborn, this creature of hate has been set loose upon the galaxy once again... and Jedi are not the only ones with reason to fear!

Catch up with Darth Maul and Savage Opress as they terrorize the planets of the Outer Rim in Star Wars: Darth Maul - Death Sentence #1, on sale this coming Wednesday July 25 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, July 22, 2012

X-Treme X-Men #1

The multiverse is a fantastic place full of infinite possibilities... as well as a perilous place full of infinite threats! Yet the universe is not without its protectors -- however bizarre they may be. Join James Howlett, Emmeline Frost, Kid Nightcrawler, Dazzler, and several of Charles Xavier's heads as they forge a cross-dimensional team of X-Men and launch an epic mission to save the multiverse itself from extinction!

Don't miss the beginning of the strangest X-Men story yet -- look for the new X-Treme X-Men #1 when it goes on sale this coming Wednesday July 25 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Axe Cop: President of the World #1

Bad guys beware... Axe Cop is on the loose! Dinosaurs, zombies, robots... the unstoppable Axe Cop has seen it all, and it didn't even fog up his sunglasses. But when Axe Cop is appointed President of the World, he gets landed with a whole new set of problems to worry about -- including a freshly minted era of global peace destined to last a million years, and a riled-up army of deranged bad guys from outer space!

Are you tough enough to read the most whacked-out comic book on the face of the Earth? There's only one way to find out! Get your padded helmet on, lock all tray tables in an upright position and crack into a copy of Axe Cop: President of the World #1, on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday July 25!

Friday, July 20, 2012

Captain America & Bucky: The Life Story of Bucky Barnes TP

In the dark days of World War II, the team of Captain America & Bucky became legends fighting the bizarre, the unearthly, and the unspeakably cruel in the name of freedom. But how did a scrappy orphan with a chip on his shoulder make the leap from schoolyard brawls to fighting Ratzis side-by-side with the Sentinel of Liberty? This is the story you only think you know -- this is how James "Bucky" Barnes was hand-picked to become a black ops specialist... a patriotic icon... and a hero!

Ed Brubaker, Marc Andreyko and Chris Samnee team up to deliver a story that's been waiting seven decades to be told! Travel back in time to Marvel's Golden Age with Captain America & Bucky: The Life Story of Bucky Barnes TP, on the shelf now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, July 19, 2012

High School of the Dead Volume 7

Takashi and his friends from Fujimi High thought they had found a temporary escape from the roaming hordes of undead within the barricaded walls of a shopping mall... but they were wrong! Fleeing back into the nightmarish apocalypse, the desperate band of survivors stumble across what may be their last chance to escape from the city. But can the kids bring themselves to abandon the search for their loved ones, still lost somewhere in the zombie-infested streets of Tokyo?

The best-selling horror manga series continues with another grisly, blood-splattered installment! Look for your copy of High School of the Dead Volume 7, out now at Curious Comics!

*Sorry, kids! Suggested for mature readers.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday July 18:

ADVENTURE TIME #6
AVENGERS ACADEMY #33 (AVX)
AVENGERS VS X-MEN #8 (OF 12) (AVX)
BALTIMORE DR LESKOVARS REMEDY #2 (OF 2)
BATMAN BEYOND UNLIMITED #6
BATWOMAN #11
BEFORE WATCHMEN SILK SPECTRE #2 (OF 4) (MR)
BIRDS OF PREY #11
BLUE BEETLE #11
BPRD HELL ON EARTH DEVILS ENGINE #3 (OF 3)
CAPTAIN MARVEL #1
CATWOMAN #11
COBRA ONGOING #15
DANGER GIRL GI JOE #1 (OF 4)
DAREDEVIL #15
DARK TOWER GUNSLINGER MAN IN BLACK #2 (OF 5)
DC UNIVERSE PRESENTS #11
ELRIC THE BALANCE LOST #11 (OF 12)
FABLES #119 (MR)
FANTASTIC FOUR #608
GREEN LANTERN CORPS #11
HIGH SCHOOL OF DEAD GN VOL 07 (MR)
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #521
JENNIFER BLOOD ANNUAL #1 (MR)
JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #641
JUSTICE LEAGUE #11
KISS #2
LEGION OF SUPER HEROES #11
MARS ATTACKS #2
NEW MUTANTS #46
NIGHTWING #11
PROPHECY #2
RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #11
SAGA #5 (MR)
SECRET SERVICE #3 (OF 6) (MR)
SOUL EATER NOT TP VOL 01
STAR TREK ONGOING #11
STAR TREK TNG DOCTOR WHO ASSIMILATION #3
STAR WARS DARTH VADER GHOST PRISON #3 (OF 5)
SUPERGIRL #11
UNCANNY X-MEN #16 (AVX)
UNTOLD TALES OF PUNISHER MAX #2 (OF 5) (MR)
UNWRITTEN #39 (MR)
WARLORD OF MARS DEJAH THORIS #13 (MR)
WOLVERINE #309
WONDER WOMAN #11
X-FACTOR #240
X-MEN #32

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Tuesday, July 17, 2012

DC Spuds: Mr Potato Head/Batman the Dark Knight

When evil casts its shadow over the innocent taters of the Gotham Garden Patch... when sinister forces gather and threaten to leave nothing but scattered potato chips and broken french fries in their wake... when a potato-shaped spotlight brightens the night sky over the city skyscrapers... it's up to the Dark Spud to come to the rescue!

Is there anything that cannot be made more awesome by crossing it with a Mr Potato Head? I'm sure you already know the answer to that question! Make sure you reserve your Mr Potato Head/Batman Dark Knight -- the first in the new DC Spuds line of comic book-Potato Head mash-ups -- before they hit the shelves tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, July 16, 2012

Captain Marvel #1

Granted amazing powers and abilities by a freak accident with alien Kree technology, Carol Danvers has spent years forging a reputation for herself as one of Earth's most powerful and determined defenders. Now, as she starts the next chapter in her life -- with a new costume, a new name, and a new mission -- Carol will face a stack of government secrets, the perils of time travel and whatever else the future can throw at her... as the new Captain Marvel!

Jump on board as the mighty Avenger launches into a new life with Captain Marvel #1, on sale this coming Wednesday July 18 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Concrete: Three Uneasy Pieces One Shot

Years ago, an ordinary man took on the challenge of living an extraordinary life after finding himself trapped in a strange body made of stone... and comic book history was born!

It's not every week you get a chance to add a new chapter in a genuine indie classic to your reading pile... so don't miss out on this one! Reserve your copy of Paul Chadwick's Concrete: Three Uneasy Pieces One Shot -- collecting three self-contained short stories culled from the recently relaunched Dark Horse Presents anthology series -- before it goes on sale this coming Wednesday July 18 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Batgirl Volume 1: The Darkest Reflection HC

Three years ago, Barbara Gordon suffered horrific injuries at the hands of one of Gotham's most dangerous madmen. Her road to recovery has been long and difficult, but now -- with the benefit of better training, increased focus, and wiser for her ordeal -- she is ready to don her cape and cowl once again, and reclaim her position among the protectors of Gotham City... as Batgirl!

One of the most controversial reboots of DC Comics' New 52 comes to your bookshelf in a collected hardcover edition! Look for Batgirl Volume 1: The Darkest Reflection HC, out now at Curious Comics!

Friday, July 13, 2012

Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide 2012

The new edition of the definitive comic book price guide is here! Whether you are an aspiring collector keeping an eye out for key issues to add to your library, or an experienced buyer looking to keep ahead of how market fluctuations are affecting your investment, the yearly Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide will meet your requirements.

Look for the 2012 Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide on the shelf now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Fantastic Four Annual #33

When Reed and Sue take the kids on a much-needed vacation, it's up to Ben and Johnny to stay behind in New York and mind the fort... and for the Human Torch and the Thing, that means a few days of eating junk food, watching movies and staying up all night, of course! But things get serious when a fault in time and space brings Doctor Strange into the picture. Who are the members of the mysterious ClanDestine -- and why have they taken such pains to conceal themselves among the people of Earth? Ben, Johnny and Stephen are about to find out!

One of the modern comic industry's greatest talents zeroes in on Marvel's First Family in this special story! Don't miss out -- catch Alan Davis as he works his magic on Fantastic Four Annual #33, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday July 11:

ADVENTURE TIME MARCELINE SCREAM QUEENS #1
AMERICAN VAMPIRE LORD OF NIGHTMARES #2 (OF 5) (MR)
AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #5
AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #9
AVX VS #4 (OF 6)
BATGIRL #11
BATMAN #11
BATMAN AND ROBIN #11
BATMAN ARKHAM UNHINGED #4
BEFORE WATCHMEN MINUTEMEN #2 (OF 6) (MR)
BLACKSAD SILENT HELL HC
BTVS SEASON 9 FREEFALL #11
CAPTAIN AMERICA #14
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #6
CROW #1
DARK AVENGERS #177
DEATHSTROKE #11
DEFENDERS #8
DEMON KNIGHTS #11
DR WHO MAGAZINE #448
EERIE COMICS #1
FANTASTIC FOUR ANNUAL #33
FRANKENSTEIN AGENT OF SHADE #11
GAME OF THRONES #9 (MR)
GARTH ENNIS JENNIFER BLOOD #14 (MR)
GI JOE VOL 2 ONGOING #15
GRIFTER #11
HARBINGER (ONGOING) #2
KEVIN SMITH BIONIC MAN #10
KIRBY GENESIS #8
LEGION LOST #11
MASSIVE #2
NEW AVENGERS #28 (AVX)
NEW MUTANTS #45
PUNK ROCK JESUS #1 (OF 6) (MR)
RESURRECTION MAN #11
REVIVAL #1
SCARLET SPIDER #7
SHADE #10 (OF 12)
SPACE PUNISHER #1 (OF 4)
SPIDER-MEN #3 (OF 5)
STAR WARS KNIGHT ERRANT ESCAPE #2 (OF 5)
SUICIDE SQUAD #11
SUPERBOY #11
SWAMP THING #11
TRANSFORMERS REGENERATION ONE #81
ULTIMATE COMICS X-MEN #14 (DWF)
UNCANNY X-FORCE #27
VENOM #20
WALKING DEAD #100 (MR)
WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #13 (AVX)
 
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Tuesday, July 10, 2012

The Crow #1

An unpunished crime. A broken heart. A cry for justice. A mysterious messenger who passes between the world of the dead and the land of the living... and the tormented souls that messenger occasionally helps to cross over. This is the story of the Crow -- and young Jamie Osterberg, a student studying abroad in Tokyo, is about to become part of that story...

One of the best-selling independent comic series of all time, The Crow returns to shelves this week with an all-new story of love, death, and revenge! Catch The Crow #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, July 9, 2012

Blacksad: Silent Hell Hardcover

Drugs... voodoo... and Blacksad?  Detective John Blacksad and his sidekick Weekly are headed to New Orleans, on the trail of a missing jazz musician. But as the bodies mount in the Big Easy, Blacksad realizes he has been drawn into a conspiracy that extends far beyond the sad story of a single jazz man. Can Blacksad solve a decades-old mystery before it claims its final victims?

The fourth volume of one of Europe's best-selling graphic novel series comes to English audiences at last! Treat yourself to a graphic novel read unlike any other -- look for the Blacksad: Silent Hell Hardcover when it goes on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday July 11!

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Walking Dead #100

Since waking from a coma to find himself adrift in a world overrun by zombies, Rick Grimes has survived more horror than he ever would have thought possible. He has lost almost everything worth keeping, suffered terrible injuries, and endured the worst this broken world has thrown at him -- and still he keeps on walking. But the nightmare isn't over yet...

Stock up on food and ammo... lock your doors... hammer boards over all the windows... because Walking Dead #100 is coming for you! This milestone issue is bound to sell out quickly -- make sure you reserve your copy at Curious Comics before they go on sale this Wednesday July 11!

Saturday, July 7, 2012

The Infernal Man-Thing #1

Once, he was a man... but now, he is part of the bog -- a man-shaped mass of muck held together by roots and vines. Once he was a man... but now, he is the Man-Thing!

Over the course of his career, Steve Gerber brought us stellar stories for some of comics' greatest heroes -- in addition to his own creations Howard the Duck, Omega the Unknown, and the unforgettable Man-Thing. Sadly, Gerber passed away in 2008... but this week, artist Kevin Nowlan -- a comics legend in his own right -- brings one of Gerber's unpublished stories to the page for one final trip to the bayou. Look for The Infernal Man-Thing #1, on sale now at Curious Comics!

Friday, July 6, 2012

Amazing Spider-Man Out Now!


Peter Parker returns to the big screen with this week's debut of the Amazing Spider-Man! And if the web-slinging wall-crawler's new movie adventure puts you in the mood for more, don't worry -- your friendly neighbourhood Curious Comics has all the Spider-Man comics, graphic novels, action figures & collectibles you need. Stop by our Victoria, Langford or Nanaimo shops and see for yourself!

He-Man & the Masters of the Universe #1

Adam lives a quiet life in the remote woodlands of Eternia, tending to his infirm father and eking out an existence far away from any civilization. But when a mystical bird appears to him and draws him away from his isolation in the forest, Adam earns the attention of the fearsome powers holding Eternia in an iron grip... and uncovers the existence of mysteries that could turn his world upside down. Who is He-Man, and who are the Masters of the Universe? More importantly, what does any of it have to do with him? Adam's life and the safety of all Eternia depend on the answers!

James Robinson and Philip Tan return to Eternia with an all-new spin on the classic 1980s cartoon! Look for He-Man & the Masters of the Universe #1, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Earth 2 #3

Newly empowered Jay Garrick doesn't have much time to become accustomed to his fantastic abilities before another of Earth's few remaining metahumans tracks him down... too bad for him she's more interested in starting a fight than talking things out! Meanwhile, Alan Scott is caught in a horrific train wreck that changes his life forever -- bringing him into contact with an incredible power that saves his life by transforming him into the Green Lantern!

The alternate history of Earth's twin continues to play out in DC's latest hit series! Get your copy of Earth 2 #3 while they last at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday July 4: 

ACTION COMICS #11
AGE OF APOCALYPSE #5
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #689
ANIMAL MAN #11
AVENGERS VS X-MEN #7 (OF 12) (AVX)
BAKUMAN TP VOL 12
BATMAN & ROBIN HC VOL 01 BORN TO KILL
BATMAN EARTH ONE HC
BATWING #11
BEFORE WATCHMEN OZYMANDIAS #1 (OF 6) (MR)
BLEACH TP VOL 42
BLEACH TP VOL 43
BOYS #68 (MR)
BTVS SEASON 9 TP FREEFALL
CLAYMORE TP VOL 20
DEADPOOL #57
DETECTIVE COMICS #11
DIAL H #3
EARTH 2 #3
EPIC KILL #3
FABLES TP VOL 17 INHERIT THE WIND (MR)
FAIREST #5 (MR)
FURY MAX #4 (MR)
GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #180
GREEN ARROW #11
HE MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE #1 (OF 6)
HULK #55
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #520
INVINCIBLE TP VOL 16 FAMILY TIES
IZOMBIE #27 (MR)
JUSTICE LEAGUE INTERNATIONAL #11
NARUTO TP VOL 57
ONE PIECE TP VOL 63
PEANUTS TP VOL 01
PUNISHER #13
RED LANTERNS #11
ROCKETEER ADVENTURES 2 #4 (OF 4)
ROSARIO VAMPIRE SEASON II TP VOL 09
SMALLVILLE SEASON 11 #3
SPAWN #221 CVR A MCFARLANE
STORMWATCH #11
SUICIDE SQUAD TP VOL 01 KICKED IN THE TEETH
TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ONGOING #7
ULTIMATE COMICS SPIDER-MAN #12
UNCANNY X-MEN #15 (AVX)
VAMPIRE KNIGHT TP VOL 14
WOLVERINE #310
WORLDS FINEST #3
X-FACTOR #239

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Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Star Trek: The Next Generation Facepalm Magnet Set


Politicians do it. Stockbrokers do it. Apparently even starship captains and their first officers do it. Sooner or later, something will go so ridiculously wrong that all any of us can do is give up... and Facepalm.

Captain Picard and Commander Riker's moments of helpless dismay -- snatched from classic episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation -- have become some of the most instantly recognizable images on the internet... and now they have been immortalized in a new magnet set! Take these magnets home, stick them on whatever metal surface might be handy and the next time overwhelming stupidity strikes in your life, you'll have the good Captain and Number One letting you know exactly how to respond.

Look for the Star Trek: The Next Generation Facepalm Magnet Set when it hits the shelves tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, July 2, 2012

Bleach Volumes 42 & 43


Karakura Town has become a battlefield -- with the most experienced and capable Soul Reaper Captains on one side, and the traitor Sosuke Aizen and his powerful Hollow allies on the other. Desperate to find a way of countering their opponents' terrifying abilities, the Soul Reapers throw everything they've got against Aizen... but as the fighting reaches a fever pitch and the tide seems to turn against them, our heroes may be forced to admit that all hope of defeating Aizen and the Espadas may finally be lost...!

Get yourself another double dose of supernatural adventure as the battle for Karakura Town hurtles toward its mind-blowing conclusion! Look for Bleach Volumes 42 & 43 when they go on sale Wednesday July 4 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9: Freefall Volume 1 TP

In the aftermath of the dramatic conclusion of Season 8, Buffy and the gang have faced agonizing choices, suffered heartbreaking losses and had their friendships tested like never before. Buffy finds herself adrift in a world that seems to hate her... but even now, there's still one thing she's good at -- kicking vampire butt! Er, make that... zompire butt?

From the mind of Joss Whedon -- director of the summer's unstoppable superhero movie juggernaut, The Avengers -- comes the next installment in his much-loved cult series! Look for Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9: Freefall Volume 1 TP when it goes on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday July 4!

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