Thursday, February 28, 2013

Uncanny X-Men #2


In the wake of the latest disastrous manifestation of the Dark Phoenix, Scott Summers is determined to shore up the ranks of the X-Men by recruiting all the new mutants he can find. But there is a member of his team who has lost faith in Scott and his new direction, and has been going behind Cyclops' back to S.H.I.E.L.D., plotting to end this new era before it can truly begin. Can Scott seperate the people he can trust from the ones plotting his downfall before it's too late?

Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo are rewriting all the rules as the new age of the Children of the Atom continues! Be a part of the future -- look for your copy of Uncanny X-Men #2, on sale now at Curious Comics!


Wednesday, February 27, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


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


ADVENTURE TIME TP VOL 02
ALL STAR WESTERN #17
ANGEL & FAITH #19
AQUAMAN #17
ASTONISHING X-MEN #59
AVENGERS ARENA #5 NOW
AVENGING SPIDER-MAN #17
BATMAN INCORPORATED #8
BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT #17
BATTLE ANGEL ALITA LAST ORDER TP VOL 17
BEFORE WATCHMEN DR MANHATTAN #4 (MR)
CASTLE A CALM BEFORE STORM #3
DEADPOOL KILLUSTRATED #2 (OF 4)
DOCTOR WHO PRISONERS OF TIME #2
DOCTOR WHO VOL 3 #6
FF #4 NOW
FLASH #17
FURY OF FIRESTORM THE NUCLEAR MAN #17
GAMBIT #9
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #0.1 NOW
HAWKEYE #8
INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US #2
JIM HENSONS DARK CRYSTAL HC VOL 02 CREATION MYTHS
JOE KUBERT PRESENTS #5
JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY #649 NOW2
JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #17
MASKS #4
NEMO HEART OF ICE HC
PREVIEWS #294
PROFESSOR FRINK FANTASTIC SCIENCE FICTIONS #1
PUNISHER WAR ZONE #5
RED LANTERNS #17 (WRATH)
ROCKETEER HOLLYWOOD HORROR #1
SAVAGE HAWKMAN #17
STAR TREK NEXT GENERATION HIVE #4
STAR WARS #1 (3RD PTG)
STAR WARS AGENT O/T EMPIRE HARD TARGETS #5
STAR WARS DAWN O/T JEDI PRISONER OF BOGAN #3
TALON #5
TEEN TITANS #17
THUNDERBOLTS #5 NOW
TMNT SECRET FOOT CLAN #3
TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #14
ULTIMATE COMICS X-MEN #23
UNCANNY AVENGERS #4 NOW
UNCANNY X-FORCE #2 NOW
UNCANNY X-MEN #2 NOW
UNWRITTEN #46 (MR)
X-MEN LEGACY #6 NOW
YOUNG AVENGERS #2 NOW


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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Batman Incorporated #8

Stop the presses! DC Comics' best-kept secret of the last few months is this week's unmissable new comic! Fan-favourite writer Grant Morrison has been building toward this top-secret moment for years, ever since taking over the main Batman title in 2006 -- and definitive word of what takes place in this comic has only just leaked out within the last 24 hours. One thing is for sure... if you let yourself miss out on this issue, you will be kicking yourself by Thursday!

If Batman Incorporated #8 is not on your subscription list, get to your local Curious Comics ASAP and ask how you can reserve a copy before it hits the shelves on Wednesday!

Monday, February 25, 2013

Guardians of the Galaxy #0.1


An alien starship falls to Earth in a spectacular crash near a secluded farmhouse high in the Colorado Rockies... and for the two people crossing paths in this most unlikely of situations, it is the beginning of an event that will change both of their lives -- not to mention the course of galactic history -- forever!

Marvel's next big blockbuster superhero movie franchise is also this week's hottest new series! Brought to you by two of the top talents in the modern comics business -- writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Steve McNiven -- the new incarnation of the Guardians of the Galaxy is ready to blast off with this special prelude issue. Don't miss out -- look for Guardians of the Galaxy #0.1 when it arrives at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday February 28!

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Professor Frink: Fantastic Science Fictions #1


Professor John Nerdlebaum Frink, Jr cordially invites you to witness a stunning display of scientific prowess and two-dimensional derangement! It promises to be more useful than a frog exaggerator! Less irritating than automatic tap shoes! More delicious than hamburger earmuffs! Considerably less fatal than a Death Ray! Can you honestly say that you're prepared to face the rest of your life without first reading Professor Frink: Fantastic Science Fictions #1? I didn't think so!

Hoyvin glavin! Get your copy of Professor Frink: Fantastic Science Fictions #1 this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Pop Marvel Deadpool Vinyl Figure


Sure, he's a virtually unkillable, heavily armed, and borderline psychotic assassin -- but he's just so darn cute! Everyone's favourite Merc with a Mouth, Deadpool, gets the full Funko makeover with this new 3 3/4" figure. A perfect fit for your dashboard, your bookshelf, your computer desk... in fact there's no place that can't be made cooler with the addition of a little Wade Wilson!

Look for the Pop Marvel Deadpool Vinyl Figure -- along with the rest of the Marvel Comics family of collectible urban vinyl designer toys -- when he arrives at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday February 27!

Friday, February 22, 2013

Arkham City Series 4 Action Figures


Good news, Bat-Fans -- the best-selling Arkham City video game is delivering another series of highly detailed action figures! Featuring Talia al Ghul, Deadshot, Nightwing and the Dark Knight himself, these Arkham City Series 4 Action Figures faithfully recreate the characters as they appear in the sinister version of Gotham immortalized in Rocksteady Studio's groundbreaking video game.

Get your Arkham City Series 4 Action Figures at Curious Comics... while they last!

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Daredevil #23


Matt Murdock and his best friend Foggy Nelson take some time out between court cases and super-villains to tackle the Big Apple the way only a guy like Daredevil can... from thirty stories up!

It's a new mystery, a new adventure and a perfect jumping-on point for new readers as writer Mark Waid and artist Chris Samnee bring you the latest chapter in the continuing adventures of the Man Without Fear! If you haven't tried the current run of Dardevil, you are depriving yourself of one of the best superhero comics on the shelf... take a chance on Daredevil #23, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of Titles Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday February 20:
ACTION COMICS #17
ADVENTURE TIME #13
ALPHA BIG TIME #1 (OF 5)
AVATAR LAST AIRBENDER PROMISE LIBRARY ED HC
AVENGERS NOW #6
BALTIMORE WIDOW & THE TANK ONE SHOT
BATMAN DEATHBLOW DELUXE EDITION HC
BATWOMAN #17
BIRDS OF PREY #17
BLACK BEETLE #2
BPRD 1948 #5 (OF 5)
CAPTAIN AMERICA NOW #4
CAPTAIN MARVEL #10
CATWOMAN #17
CONAN THE BARBARIAN #13
DAREDEVIL #23
DARK AVENGERS #187
DC UNIVERSE PRESENTS #17
DEADPOOL NOW #5
FABLES #126 (MR)
GI JOE #1
GREEN LANTERN #17 (WRATH)
GREEN LANTERN CORPS #17 (WRATH)
GREEN LANTERN NEW GUARDIANS #17 (WRATH)
HAPPY #4 (OF 4) (MR)
HELLBLAZER #300 (MR)
INDESTRUCTIBLE NOW HULK #4
JSA LIBERTY FILES THE WHISTLING SKULL #3 (OF 6)
JUDGE DREDD #4
JUSTICE LEAGUE #17
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #1
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICAS VIBE #1
LEGION OF SUPER HEROES #17
LOCKE & KEY OMEGA #3 (OF 7)
LORD OF THE JUNGLE #13 (MR)
MORBIUS LIVING VAMPIRE #2
MY LITTLE PONY MICRO SERIES #1 TWILIGHT SPARKLE
NIGHTWING #17 (DOTF)
NOVA NOW #1
RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #17 (DOTF)
SAGA #10 (MR)
SAVAGE WOLVERINE NOW #2
SHADOW YEAR ONE #1 (OF 8)
SPAWN #228
STAR TREK COUNTDOWN TO DARKNESS #2
STAR TREK ONGOING #18
SUPERGIRL #17
SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN NOW #4
SWORD OF SORCERY #5
THOR GOD OF THUNDER NOW #5
TMNT ONGOING #19
TRANSFORMERS PRIME RAGE O/T DINOBOTS #4 (OF 4)
ULTIMATE COMICS ULTIMATES #21
WOLVERINE MAX #4 (MR)
WONDER WOMAN #17
X-FACTOR #252


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Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Nova #1


The Nova Corps' greenest recruit is about to follow in his famous father's footsteps, heading out into space to tackle the dangers of the universe head-on... and with a little help from hard-boiled galactic veterans Gamora and Rocket Raccoon, he may just stand an outside chance of making it to his sixteenth birthday!

The blockbuster creative team of Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness tackle the Human Rocket in an all-new must-read ongoing series! Look for your copy of Nova #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, February 18, 2013

Hellblazer #300


You are invited to attend a wake unlike any you've ever seen before, as Vertigo's longest-running series publishes its final issue. He has been to Hell and back, lost battles and been wounded as many times as he's achieved victory against the strange and macabre forces hidden behind the walls of the world... and now John Constantine, bane of demons, punching-bag of life, is calling it a day.

Created by Alan Moore in the pages of his groundbreaking Swamp Thing series and boasting work by some of the comics industry's most talented creators -- including Neil Gaiman, Warren Ellis, Garth Ennis, Brian Azzarello, Grant Morrison, Eddie Campbell, David Lloyd, Simon Bisley, Dave McKean, Brian Talbot, Paul Jenkins, Mike Carey and this issue's Peter Milligan -- the long, strange story of John Constantine comes to a close with the release of this week's landmark Hellblazer #300. Be there as John lights up for the final time... reserve your copy of Hellblazer #300 before it goes on sale this coming Wednesday February 20.

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Justice League of America #1


Prepare yourself for secrets, lies, hidden agendas and plots... and that's just from the heroes! A new Justice League of America is forming around some of the most unlikely candidates in the New 52... but these guys aren't exactly the friendly new face of the super-powered community. What is their purpose, and why do they need a bunch of ex-villains and second-stringers to achieve their goals? Find out here as Martian Manhunter, Green Arrow, Hawkman and Green Lantern write the next chapter in the history of the Justice League!

Get your copy of Justice League of America #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday February 20!

Saturday, February 16, 2013

The Shadow: Year One #1


He knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men... he has mastered a mysterious power to cloud men's minds... he is relentless in his pursuit of the criminals who flourish on the misery of humanity. But after all these years, virtually nothing is known about the strange origin behind this masked avenger -- not even his real name. Is he Kent Allard? Is he Lamont Cranston? Or is he a Shadow of something more?

A comics master takes on a pulp icon as the untold origin of one of adventure fiction's most enduring characters is revealed at last! Don't miss out on what is destined to become a noir classic -- look for Matt Wagner's The Shadow: Year One #1 when it goes on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday February 20!

Friday, February 15, 2013

Star Wars 1/4 Scale Jawa Bank




Ooteenee! There's no shortage of scum and villainy wandering around the sandy surface of Tattooine -- and you probably wouldn't want to trust many of them with your hard-earned cash... apart from this little guy, that is! Just drop your precious credits into the slot on his back and he'll keep your coinage safe (along with his collection of rare and interesting droids he, um, found... yeah, found) and look good on your desktop, bookshelf or end table while he's doing it.

If you can't trust a little dude with yellow glowing eyes, who can you trust? Get your Star Wars 1/4 Scale Jawa Bank now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Valentine's Day Digital Pick: Archie Marries Valerie


The whole world sat up and took notice when Archie Andrews took a leap into his own future and asked Veronica Lodge to marry him... before traveling down Memory Lane and entering an alternate reality where he asked Betty Cooper to marry him instead! But what about a third path... a path not taken? Archie has had a long on-again, off-again romance with talented guitarist Valerie from the Pussycats... what if it were to become something more?
Take a special Valentine's Day trip into Archie's possible future with the four-part Archie Marries Valerie story, all available right now on the Curious Comics Digital Store! Start with Archie #631 when Valerie unexpectedly relocates to Riverdale, jump forward to their engagement & wedding in Archie #632, be there as they welcome a very special little bundle of joy in Archie #633, and catch a glimpse of their future lives together in Archie #634!

Give your special someone a smile this Valentine's Day - grab Archie Marries Valerie now on the Curious Comics Digital Store!

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


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

AGE OF APOCALYPSE #12
AME COMI GIRLS #5 (OF 5) FEATURING SUPERGIRL
AVENGERS ARENA #4
AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #12
BATGIRL #17 (DOTF)
BATMAN #17 (DOTF)
BATMAN AND ROBIN #17
BATMAN ARKHAM UNHINGED #11
BATMAN HC THE NIGHT OF THE OWLS (N52)
BEFORE WATCHMEN COMEDIAN #5 (OF 6) (MR)
BPRD HELL ON EARTH #104 ABYSS TIME #2 (OF 2)
BRAVEST WARRIORS #5
BTVS SEASON 9 FREEFALL #18
CABLE AND X-FORCE #4
CYBER FORCE #3 (NET)
DARK TOWER GUNSLINGER SHEEMIES TALE #2 (OF 2)
FANTASTIC FOUR NOW #4
FATALE #12 (MR)
FURY MAX #9 (MR)
GARTH ENNIS BATTLEFIELDS #4 (OF 6) (MR)
GHOSTBUSTERS #1
KATANA #1
MANHATTAN PROJECTS #9
PATHFINDER #5
POWERS BUREAU #1 (MR)
SCARLET SPIDER #14
SECRET AVENGERS NOW #1
STAR TREK TNG DOCTOR WHO ASSIMILATION TP VOL 02
STAR WARS #2
SUICIDE SQUAD #17
SUICIDE SQUAD TP VOL 02 BASILISK RISING (N52)
SUPERBOY #17
THRESHOLD #2
TRANSFORMERS REGENERATION ONE #88
ULTIMATE COMICS X-MEN #22
UNCANNY X-MEN NOW #1
WALKING DEAD #107 (MR)
WALKING DEAD THE GOVERNOR SPECIAL (MR)
WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #25
X-MEN #41


Please note: not all items may be available at all three stores. Ask a staff member for details.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Uncanny X-Men #1


For the second time in the life of mutant leader Scott Summers, the dreaded power of the Phoenix Force has turned his world upside down -- leaving him a profoundly wounded and drastically altered man. But Cyclops has never been one to give up easily, and he is determined to put the pieces of his life back together again... resurrect the dream he has sacrificed so much to see realized... no matter who or what stands in his way!

It's a whole new ballgame for Marvel's merry mutants as they try to build a future for the X-Men in the wake of the best-selling Avengers vs X-Men crossover -- in a world that hates and fears them like never before! Be a part of the new era -- get your copy of Uncanny X-Men #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, February 11, 2013

Walking Dead Zombie Gelatin Mold


Braaains... and dessert? Now you can create revoltingly delicious treats that no one at the dinner table will ever be able to forget... no matter how much they might wish they could! Made from durable and reusable silicone, this revoltingly detailed Walking Dead Zombie Gelatin Mold is a must-have for chefs with twisted imaginations and strong stomachs.

Guaranteed to be the most disgusting tool in your kitchen! Look for the official Walking Dead Zombie Gelatin Mold when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday February 13!

Sunday, February 10, 2013

The New Ghostbusters #1


After years of sweeping up spooky spirits, apprehending appalling apparitions and muzzling malevolent manifestations of all kinds, the worst has finally happened... the Ghostbusters have run into a supernatural threat they couldn't handle. And with the world's most famous paranormal exterminators ejected from reality and lost in limbo, the spectral population of the New York is about to unleash holy hell on the unprotected inhabitants of the Big Apple... so, who you gonna call?

Victoria's own talented Dan Schoening teams up with writer Erik Burnham to craft the next chapter in the history of the Ghostbusters! Don't miss out as Janine Melnitz answers the call, straps on a Proton Pack and assembles her own team of next-generation exorcists... look for The New Ghostbusters #1 when it manifests at Curious Comics on Wednesday February 13!

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Amazing Spider-Man Heroclix Booster Packs


The life of your favourite webheaded wallcrawler is full of surprises. Sure, you could run into your average super-crook like Electro, the Vulture or the Rhino any day of the week -- but New York's got its weird side too, and guys like the Werewolf by Night, Frankenstein's Monster, or even Dracula himself can show up when you least expect them. It always pays to have an extra web-cartridge in your belt, I'm tellin' ya...

Bring some of the most unpredictable characters in the Marvel Universe to your gaming night with an all-new Heroclix set! Featuring new sub-themes, the new Wild Dial mechanic and more than 45 new pre-painted figures to collect, the Amazing Spider-Man Heroclix Booster Packs are here to send your Clix collection from so-so to spectacular! Look for the new Amazing Spider-Man Heroclix Booster Packs, out now at Curious Comics!

Friday, February 8, 2013

Sailor Moon Volume 9


With Mamoru struck down by a mysterious illness, the Sailor Scouts are left to face the machinations of the macabre Dead Moon Circus on their own... which suits the sinister Amazonesses just fine. Can the Scouts find the inner strength to counter their attackers and discover the identity of the Dead Moon Circus' real target in time to save Earth?

Catch a little magic as the #1 best-selling manga series continues! Look for Sailor Moon Volume 9, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #20


There's a murderous new monster loose on the streets of New York -- and the creature's name is Venom! Twisted, inhuman, and bloodthirsty, this mysterious symbiote has left a trail of dead bodies in its wake... and it's closing in on Miles' dad! Can the new Spider-Man put a stop to Venom's rampage before it claims one of the most important people in his life?

Don't miss the story introducing the new incarnation of one of Marvel Comics' most infamous super-villains -- not to mention the first confrontation between two characters destined to become arch-enemies! Look for Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #20, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


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

Adventure Time Fionna & Cake #2 (of 6)
Fairy Quest #1 (of 2)
Planet of the Apes Cataclysm #6
Alice In Wonderland HC
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Willow Wonderland #4 (of 5)
Gantz Vol. 26 TP (MR)
Hellboy In Hell #3
King Conan Phoenix On the Sword TP
Star Wars Dark Times Fire Carrier #1
Animal Man (2011-) #17
Batgirl Vol. 1: The Darkest Reflection TP
Batgirl Vol. 2: Knightfall Descends HC
Detective Comics (2011-) #17 (dotf)
Earth 2 (2012-) #9
Green Arrow (2011-) #17
The Phantom Stranger (2012-) #5
Smallville Season 11 #10
Swamp Thing (2011-) #17
Worlds' Finest (2012-) #9
Young Romance: A New 52 Valentines Day Special (2013) #1
Garth Ennis Red Team #1 (MR)
Doctor Who Vol. 3 #5
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #187
G.I. Joe: Snake Eyes Ongoing #21 (of 21)
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #3
All-New X-Men #7
Avengers #5
Avengers Assemble Annual #1
Daredevil End of Days #5
Fearless Defenders #1
Iron Man #6
New Avengers #3
Secret Avengers #37
Superior Spider-Man #3
Thunderbolts #4
Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #20
Venom #31
Winter Soldier #15
X-Factor #251


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Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Young Romance: A New 52 Valentine's Day Special


It's an all-star superhero romance spectacular as your favourite eligible bachelors and bachelorettes in the New 52 take a little time to celebrate Valentine's Day! Featuring superpowered sweethearts like Catwoman and Batman, Mera and Aquaman, Apollo and Midnighter -- and, of course, Wonder Woman and Superman -- DC Comics' Young Romance: A New 52 Valentine's Day Special also includes removable superhero Valentine's Day cards so you can share some warm fuzzies with a super-sweetie of your own!

Chocolates, roses and superheroes! They all go together, right? Look for Young Romance: A New 52 Valentine's Day Special when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday February 6!

Monday, February 4, 2013

Legends of the Dark Knight: Alan Davis Hardcover


A legend among comics creators tackles an icon among comics characters in this must-have new hardcover collection! In these long-out-of-print stories, the Dark Knight Detective faces off against some of his most deadly adversaries -- including the Mad Hatter, the Scarecrow, Catwoman and the Clown Prince of Crime himself -- all courtesy of talented illustration master Alan Davis and longtime Batman writer Mike W. Barr.

Cross these impossible-to-find books off your back-issue bin-diving list -- get your copy of the Legends of the Dark Knight: Alan Davis Hardcover when it arrives at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday February 6!

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Super Street Fighter Volume One


They've made it through the toughest international martial arts tournament in history, survived countless video-game bust-ups in arcades and living rooms all over the world -- and now they are coming to dominate your graphic novel shelf!

The first in an all-new series of original graphic novel adventures, Super Street Fighter Volume One takes all the eye-popping action, crazy martial arts and wild characters we've come to love over decades of best-selling video game releases and packs them between the covers of this week's hottest graphic novel. Look for Super Street Fighter Volume One, out now at Curious Comics!

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Silver Surfer by Stan Lee & Moebius TP


In a world without heroes, the coming of the spacefaring titan known as Galactus is hailed as a divine event, inspiring a feverish new religious cult that sweeps the world. But there is one person on Earth who recognizes Galactus for what he is... one who sees the coming end of humanity in the terrible immortal's patient planning... one who yet possesses the Power Cosmic and the determination to try and stop the World Eater before it's too late!

The Silver Surfer faces his former master Galactus in a uniquely thoughtful and beautifully illustrated story from two of the comic industry's most talented and prolific creators -- superhero maestro Stan Lee and the irreplaceable European comics master Moebuis. Treat yourself to this memorable classic by picking up the newly collected Silver Surfer by Stan Lee & Moebius TP, available now at Curious Comics!

Friday, February 1, 2013

Magic: The Gathering CCG - Gatecrash


The battle for control of the gigantic city-world of Ravnica continues with the latest release for the best-selling Magic: The Gathering Collectible Card Game! Featuring 249 cards available in 15-card Booster Packs, two-colour preconstructed Intro Packs and the always-popular Fat Packs, Gatecrash is ready and waiting to help you remake your favourite Magic decks and take your game to the next level.

Magic: The Gathering CCG - Gatecrash is available now at Curious Comics!

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