Sunday, June 30, 2013

Avengers A.I. #1

In the wake of the apocalyptic Age of Ultron, genius inventor Henry Pym is left to face the horrific world-destroying consquences of his actions - but also with the unexpected realization that the timeline would have been even worse without him. Determined to make up for past wrongs and help push the world toward a brighter future, Pym decides to form a new high-tech branch of the Avengers - and with Ultron's child Victor Mancha, S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Monica Chang, a reprogrammed Doombot and Avengers veteran Vision on the team, Pym is ready to write the next chapter in Avengers history!

It takes a team full of machines to police a world full of machines! Look for Avengers A.I. #1 when it goes on sale this Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Deadpool Kills Deadpool #1

He's the Merc with a Mouth, the unstoppable mutant killing machine with a face like a car crash and the attention span of a six-year-old hopped up on ten pounds of Pixie Stix. He's scraped through clashes with Wolverine, bounced back from dust-ups with Spider-Man, and - amazingly - he's even survived getting pasted by the Incredible Hulk... but all that was just kid's stuff. This is the main event, and everyone's favourite heavily armed fruit loop is really in trouble now. This time, he's up against the world's most dangerously deranged assassin... this time, Deadpool has to survive Deadpool!

You won't find a nuttier, deadlier or explodier comic on the stands all week! Don't miss out on this drastic downsizing of the Deadpool Family - look for your copy of Deadpool Kills Deadpool #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday July 3!

Friday, June 28, 2013

Superman Family Adventures Volume 1 TP

Lex Luthor, Brainiac, Metallo, and Bizarro are all on the loose! Lois Lane is in trouble... again! Titano the Super-Ape is out to demolish the Daily Planet! Jimmy Olsen's special wristwatch is malfunctioning! This looks like a job for... the whole Superman Family!

Join Supergirl, Krypto the Super-Dog, Streaky the Super-Cat, Comet the Super-Horse, Beppo the Super-Monkey, Fuzzy the Krypto-Mouse - and, of course, Superman himself - as they all try to make it through the craziness of being a family of superheroes while keeping the city of Metropolis in one piece! Look for Superman Family Adventures Volume 1 - collecting the first six issues of the comic series - out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Gears of War 3 3/4" Action Figures Series 2

The best-selling video game phenomenon is about to mount an organized assault on your action figure collection! Featuring more than 20 ponts of articulation, high levels of game-faithful detail, and figure accessories including signature weapons, this second series of Gears of War 3 3/4" Action Figures - delivering Marcus Fenix, Dominic 'Dom' Santiago, and Augustus Cole - GOW universe.
is a must for any fan of the

Look for your Gears of War 3 3/4" Action Figures, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


Don't forget - the Curious Comics Too! Summer Clearance Store is open today! Head downtown for great deals on comics, graphic novels, manga, toys, t-shirts & more!

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 26:

Adventure Time #17
Age of Ultron #10ai
All-New X-Men #13 Now
Batman Superman #1
Batman: The Dark Knight (2011-) #21
Battlestar Galactica #2
Captain America #8 Now
Daredevil #27
Deadpool #12 Now
Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time #6 (of 12)
FF #8 Now
The Flash (2011-) #21
Ghostbusters (2013-) #5
Godzilla Rulers of the Earth #1
Guardians of the Galaxy #4 Now
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe #3
Hoax Hunters Case Files #1
Jupiters Legacy #2 (MR) Cvr A Quitely
Justice League (2011-) #21
Justice League Dark (2011-) #21
Justice League of America (2013-) #5
King Conan Hour of the Dragon #2 (of 6)
Lazarus #1 (MR)
Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard Vol. 2 #1
Nova #5 Now
Scarlet Spider #18
Secret Avengers #5 Now
Superman (2011-) #21
Ultimate Comics X-Men #28
Uncanny #1
Uncanny X-Force #7 Now
Uncanny X-Men #7 Now
Wolverine and the X-Men #32
Wolverine #5 Now
X-Men #2 Now
Young Avengers #6 Now


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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Lazarus #1

Welcome to a dystopian world dominated by the Waste... where resources are scarce and daily life is a constant struggle... where North America is ruled by powerful families of ruthless gangs. Conspiracies at home are about to clash with a brewing war with a rival family, and Forever Carlyle - the enforcer, protector and Lazarus of the Family Carlyle - is about to find herself at the center of a conflict that could tear her family apart!

Best-selling writer Greg Rucka joins forces with talented illustrator Michael Lark to deliver an unmissable object lesson on how to make incredible comics! Look for Lazarus #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

*Suggested for Mature Readers.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Batman/Superman #1

One is a powerful alien being hoping to inspire the best in the people of his adopted homeworld... the other has seen all the worst mankind has to offer, and meets it head-on with a relentless war on crime. Together they are an unstoppable force for good - but when Batman and Superman find themselves facing off against alternate versions of themselves from a parallel world, can these two titans find a way of defeating opponents just as powerful as they are?

Two of the greatest superheroes in comics re-launch their best-selling team-up series with the all-new must-read Batman/Superman #1! Get yours when they go on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday June 26!

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories Manga

As Sora, Captain Goofy and Court Wizard Donald continue their search for the missing Riku and King Mickey, they find themselves up against the bizarre mystery of Castle Oblivion - a forbidding place of stolen memories and lost worlds. The answers Sora seeks seem to be just beyond his grasp... but with every step he takes within the Castle, Sora loses more and more of his own mind. Can these determined adventurers find the key to unlocking Castle Oblivion... or will they all pay the ultimate price before they reach their goal?

The much-loved manga adventure returns to print at last! Look for Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories Manga, out now at Curious Comics!

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Party On!

Big sales! Prizes! Live music! You guessed it - the annual Broad Street Block Party is happening today! Taking over all of Broad Street between Johnson & Yates from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM, in addition to all the fun this year's Block Party will be your first chance to dive into the Curious Too! Summer Clearance Store - where you'll find thousands of 3-for-a-$1 comics, hundreds of reduced graphic novels & manga, clearance-priced toys, novelties, posters, T-shirts and other cut-price treasures.

It's all happening today on Broad Street, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM. See you there!

Friday, June 21, 2013

Broad Street Block Party is on Tomorrow!

With prizes &; giveaways, tons of sales, a live band and more, the annual Broad Street Block Party is your one-stop destination for fun! The Block Party takes over the entire section of Broad Street between Johnson & Yates from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM, and all of your favourite local shops will be there to join in on the fun - including Curious Comics, of couse!

Plus, as an added bonus, this year's Block Party will be your first crack at the Curious Too! Summer Clearance Store, offering thousands of 3-for-a-$1 comics, hundreds of reduced graphic novels & manga, clearance-priced toys, novelties, posters, T-shirts and other treasures from our famous basement stash of goodies.

It's all happening tomorrow, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM on Saturday June 22. See you there!

Thursday, June 20, 2013

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic POP Vinyl Figures

Saddle up, Pony fans! This week, veteran My Little Pony stars Fluttershy and Rainbow Dash welcome two new Friendship is Magic characters to freshly minted collectable vinyl immortality. The good Doctor Whooves is all set to keep Ponyville safe from any timey-wimey shenanigans, while Derpy Hooves makes herself busy crashing into things and busting up the scenery.

Look for all four of these must-have My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic POP Vinyl Figures - Fluttershy, Rainbow Dash, Doctor Whooves & Derpy Hooves - at Curious Comics while they last!

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 19:

100 Bullets Brother Lono #1
A+X #9 Now
Adventure Time Vol. 3 TP
Age of Ultron #10 (of 10)
Avengers #14 Now
Batgirl Robin Year One TP
Batman and Robin (2011-) #21
Batwoman (2011-) #21
Captain Midnight #0
Conan the Barbarian #17
Conan Vol. 13: Queen of the Black Coast TP
Dark Shadows Year One #3
Doctor Who Vol. 3 #10
Extinction Parade #1 (MR)
Fantastic Four #9 Now
Higurashi When They Cry Vol. 22: Festival Accompanying Arc Pt 1
Indestructible Hulk #9 Now
Kingdom Hearts Chain of Memories
Legion of Super-Heroes (2011-) #21
Liberator #1
Life With Archie #30
Mara #5 (of 6)
My Little Pony: Micro Series - Pinkie Pie #5 (of 6)
New Avengers #7 Now
Occupy Comics #2
Puella Magi Kazumi Magica Vol. 1: Innocent Malice
Sonic Universe #53 Reg Cvr
Spongebob Comics Annual Giant Swimtacular #1
Supergirl (2011-) #21
Superior Spider-Man #12 Now
Transformers Monstrosity #1 (of 4)
Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #24
Ultimate Comics Ultimates #26
Uncanny Avengers #9 Now
Wild Blue Yonder #1 (of 5)
Wolverine Max #8 (MR)
Wonder Woman (2011-) #21
X-files Season 10 #1
X-Men: Legacy #12 Now


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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Age of Ultron #10

We've watched in horror as heroes were swept aside... as cities fell... as nations burned... as the unstoppable machine intelligence known as Ultron returned to Earth to make it his own. The Age of Heroes has ended, and the Age of Ultron has begun!

It's all been building toward this moment! What startling twist is waiting on the top-secret final page of Age of Ultron #10? There's only one way to find out - get your copy when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, June 17, 2013

X-Files Season 10 #1

Together, they've survived alien abductions, sinister government conspiracies and everything in between... but when a very special child goes missing, it puts FBI agents Dana Scully and Fox Mulder on a trail that will lead them towar
d the most dangerous and mind-blowing cases of their careers!

The truth is out there... but your newest must-read comic series is right here! The classic series of sci-fi paranoia returns for an unmissable all-new ongoing series - with Executive Producer input by series creator Chris Carter himself. Get your copy of X-Files Season 10 #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics this Wednesday!

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Star Wars: Han Solo in Carbonite Piggy Bank

He dodged death on Tatooine... avoided capture on Ord Mantell... escaped the fall of Echo Base on Hoth... but Han Solo's luck finally ran out in Bespin's Cloud City, and there Boba Fett combined forces with Darth Vader to claim his prize!

Standing over 12" tall and featuring all the detail you remember from The Empire Strikes Back, this Han Solo in Carbonite Piggy Bank is a must-have for any Star Wars fan. But be warned... every bounty hunter in the galaxy will be on the hunt for this prize, and it's sure to be impossible to find before long!

Get your own Star Wars: Han Solo in Carbonite Piggy Bank when it arrives at Curious Comics this Wednesday June 19!

Saturday, June 15, 2013

Doctor Who: Harvest of Time

Mysterious disappearances on shipping lanes and vicious attacks on drilling platforms - exactly the kind of strange occurrences investigated by the Doctor during his long exile on Earth... with a little help from his associates at the United Nation Intelligence Taskforce, that is.

Could these acts of violence be the product of a previously unknown aquatic intelligence rising from the depths of Earth's oceans? And if so, what does all this have to do with the Doctor's old adversary, the Master? Whatever the answers, only one thing is certain - once again, the survival of all life on the planet depends on the Doctor!

Celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the legendary Doctor Who series with this brand-new epic from best-selling science fiction novelist Alistair Reynolds! Look for Doctor Who: Harvest of Time, out now at Curious Comics!

Friday, June 14, 2013

Osamu Tezuka's Atomcat

For Tsugio, a little boy suffering from bullying at school, the only escape from his daily troubles is to be found in reading the adventures of his favourite comic book hero - the Mighty Atom. When Tsugio adopts an abandoned kitten, he is inspired to name his new pet after his idol... but when aliens, mummies and raging fires plague Tokyo, Tsugio discovers that Atomcat is much more than he seems!

Don't miss this rarely-seen gem from the most influential comic book creator of the twentieth century - look for Osamu Tezuka's Atomcat, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Masters of the Universe POP Vinyl Figures

A Prince of Eternia, empowered by ancient magics to defend his world. A ruthless warlord, determined to claim the mystical Castle Greyskull for himself. A despotic sorcerer, ruling the world of Etheria with an iron fist. A Princess of Power, battling for the honour of Greyskull and the freedom of her people. These are the immortal characters at the heart of the legendary Masters of the Universe and She-Ra adventure franchises - and these are the newest must-have characters to join the ranks of Funko's collectible POP Vinyl Figures!

Seize the power of Castle Greyskull for yourself - hurry to Curious Comics and get your hands on these truly awesome Masters of the Universe POP Vinyl Figures before they're all gone!

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 12:

A1 #1 (of 6)
American Vampire the Long Road To Hell #1
Astonishing X-Men #63
Atomcat by Osamu Tezuka
Avengers Assemble #16 Now
Avenging Spider-Man #22
Batgirl (2011-) #21
Batman (2011-) #21
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #15
Batman Lil Gotham #3
Batman The Killing Joke Joker Artfx Statue
Batman Artfx Statue New 52 Version
Bravest Warriors #9
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9 Freefall #22
Captain America Premiere Vol. 1: Castaway Dimension Z Bk 1 Now HC
The Crow Curare #1 (of 3)
Doctor Who Harvest of Time
Domo Face Beer Mug
Fairy Tail Vol. 26
Guardians of the Galaxy #3
The Manhattan Projects #12
Masters of the Universe Origin of Hordak #1
Mega Man #26
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic #8
Savage Wolverine #6
The Shadow #14
Six Gun Gorilla #1 (of 6)
Smallville Season 11 #14
Star Trek Select Spock AF
Superman Unchained #1
Thor: God of Thunder #9
Joe Hills Thumbprint #1
True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys #1
Ultimate Comics X-Men #27
Uncanny X-Force #6
The Walking Dead #111
The Walking Dead Comic Book: Series 2 Trading Card Box
Wolverine and the X-Men #31
Wolverine #4
Mad Presents Superman #1


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Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Superman Unchained #1

Satellites plummeting from the sky. Hijacked drone aircraft reducing Tokyo to rubble. A startling secret the US military has been desperate to keep hidden from the Last Son of Krypton. All this would be more than enough to keep your average super-hero busy... but this is just the beginning of an epic adventure that will encompass Metropolis, the entire world and beyond. This is a job for Superman!

Best-selling artist Jim Lee teams up with Scott Snyder to deliver this summer's unmissable Superman epic! Look for Superman Unchained #1 when it hits the shelves tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, June 10, 2013

Batman #21: Zero Year

A dark night in the heart of a nightmarish urban sprawl... three unsuspecting innocents on their way home after an evening at the theatre... a moment of terrible violence with unforseeable consequences that will reverberate across the city of Gotham for decades yet to come. You might think you know the story of Batman's origin - but this is the New 52, and nothing is what you expect!

Don't miss your first chance at reading the origin of the New 52's Dark Knight - look for Zero Year and your copy of Batman #21 when it goes on sale this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, June 9, 2013

Pokemon: Black & White Volume 9 and Pokemon Adventures: Platinum Volume 8

First up, Black and White encounter old friends, new Pokemon and sneaky sabotage while they continue their exploration of the mysterious Unova Region! And meanwhile, in Platinum, our heroes converge on Team Galactic's headquarters, determined to release the three legendary Pokemon before it's too late.... but first they'll have to face Team Galactic's new leader!

Double the Pokemon, double the must-read all-ages best-selling manga adventure! Look for your copies of Pokemon: Black & White Volume 9 and Pokemon Adventures: Platinum Volume 8, on sale now at Curious Comics!

Saturday, June 8, 2013

Settlers of Catan: Explorers & Pirates Expansion

Since first learning of this untamed land, you and your fellow settlers have built roads... raised cities... faced barbarians... established trading routes... ennobled knights... fought off raiders... and built a civilization of which you can all be proud! Now, the bravest among you can explore the furthest unknown horizons of the world of Catan with an all-new expansion!

Featuring five new interlocking scenarios - Land Ho!, Pirate Lairs, Fish for Catan, Spices for Catan, and Explorers & Pirates - the Settlers of Catan: Explorers & Pirates Expansion promises to be the biggest addition to the realm of Catan yet. Get to Curious Comics and start your epic journey ASAP!

Friday, June 7, 2013

Superman: The Golden Age Omnibus Volume 1 Hardcover

Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! For nearly a century, the adventures of the Last Son of Krypton have gripped the imaginations of successive generations with all the power of a Kryptonian under a yellow sun. Now you can journey back to the very beginning of the legend and add the earliest stories of the Man of Tomorrow to your library with this deluxe oversized hardcover. Collecting exploits from Action Comics, Superman, and New York World's Fair comics, these stories by Superman's creators Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster - written during the height of the Great Depression - showcase the Metropolis Marvel at his idealistic best.

Look for your copy of Superman: The Golden Age Omnibus Volume 1 Hardcover, on sale now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Wolverine: Season One Hardcover


A secret government project to weaponize the world's mutants... a traumatized loner deprived of his memories by a terrible experiment... the world's most powerful telepath, who offers this lost soul a purpose, a shared dream, and a way forward as part of a team of superpowered heroes.

From Sabretooth to the Incredible Hulk, from the Canadian wilderness to the X-Mansion in upstate New York, this is the story of Wolverine's early years - re-imagined and re-told for today's audiences! Look for your copy of Wolverine: Season One Hardcover, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics


Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 5:

Action Comics (2011-) #21
Adventure Time Pint Glasses
Age of Ultron #9 (of 10)
All-New X-Men #12 Now
Astro City #1
Avengers #13 Now
Avengers Arena #10 Now
Batman & Robin Vol. 1: Born To Kill (n52) TP
Batman & Robin Vol. 2: Pearl (n52) HC
Batman: Arkham City the Joker Statue
Batman: Dark Knight Rises Batarang Replica
Btvs Spike Vol. 1: Dark Place TP
Daredevil Dark Nights #1 (of 8)
Daredevil: End of Days #8 (of 8)
Detective Comics (2011-) #21
Dr Who Magazine #460
Dragon Ball 3-in-1 Ed Vol. 1 TP
Earth 2 (2012-) #13
Empowered Special #4 (MR) Animal Style
Green Arrow (2011-) #21
Green Lantern (2011-) #21
Harley Quinn Vol. 2: Night and Day TP
Herobear and the Kid Special Special #1
Iron Man #11 Now
Kick-ass 3 #1 (of 8) (MR)
Marvels Thor Dark World Prelude #1 (of 2)
One Piece Vol. 67 TP
Pokemon Adventures Platinum Vol. 8
Pokemon Black & White Vol. 9
Rachel Rising #17
Rurouni Kenshin Restoration Vol. 1
Superior Spider-Man #11 Now
Superman the Golden Age Omnibus Vol. 1 HC
Thanos Rising #3 (of 5) Now
Tomb Raider Play Arts Kai Lara Croft AF
Ultimate Comics Ultimates #25
The Walking Dead Vol. 18: What Comes After TP
Winter Soldier #19
Wolverine Season One Premiere HC


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Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Adventure Time Pint Glasses & Travel Mugs

Chuck away the china! Toss out the tumblers! Say sayonara to your sake cups! Once you have your hands around these truly impressive Adventure Time Pint Glasses and Travel Mugs, you will never want to drink out of anything else. Choose from Finn & Jake Travel Mugs, Finn & Fiona, Bro Hug, BFFs, or Group Shot Pint Glasses,  or the Adventure Time Scribbles Pint Glass 4-Pack... and let the culinary craziness begin!

All beverages taste better when they come plastered with awesomeness from the Land of Ooo, right? Sure they do! Get your Adventure Time Pint Glasses and your Adventure Time Travel Mugs when they arrive tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, June 3, 2013

Walking Dead Volume 18: What Comes After TP

After the disastrous events that took the life of one of Rick's closest friends, the survivors of Alexandria are faced with a grim new daily reality - terrified into obedience to the ruthless Negan and his brutal gang of Saviors. While Rick plots a revolt to free them all from the Saviors, another member of the community has already decided to take matters into his own hands...

Don't miss a blood-splattered minute of the best-selling survival horror series redefining modern comics - look for your copy of The Walking Dead Volume 18: What Comes After TP when it arrives at Curious Comics this Wednesday June 5!

Sunday, June 2, 2013

Tomb Raider: Play Arts Kai Action Figure

Famous adventurer Lara Croft has braved the depths of deadly boobytrapped Mayan temples... solved ancient and devilishly clever puzzles to reveal the forgotten treasures of centuries past... and even fought off attacks by ravenous Peruvian dinosaurs! After all that, I'm guessing she's just about ready to carve out a well-earned spot among the heroes populating your action figure collection.

Featuring an alternate set of hands, multiple points of articulation and an array of weapons - including a bow and arrow, shotgun, handgun and ice axe - look for this stunning Tomb Raider Play Arts Kai Action Figure when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday June 5!

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Batman: Arkham City - The Joker Statue

Notable for its enormous sucess with both video gamers and comic book readers alike - as well as for what may well be the last performance of Mark Hamill as the Clown Prince of Crime - Arkham City has already earned a special place in the hearts of Bat-fans... just as this sinister new statue of the Joker is about to claim a special place in your pop culture collection! Standing at 10" tall, this hand-painted statue featuring a chilling vision of the Harlequin of Hate cries out for a prominent display shelf among your favourite Batman books or video game library.

Reserve your Batman: Arkham City - The Joker Statue before they arrive at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday June 5!

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