Saturday, August 31, 2013

Last Day to Save!


This is it, pop culture collectors - today is your last full day to take advantage of the sale merchandise at the Curious Too Summer Sale Store! With stacks of 3-for-$1 comics, steep discounts on graphic novels, manga, t-shirts, toys and more, no fan on a budget can afford to miss out on one last shot at these cut-price collectibles... and with September comes a whole new Curious Comics Game Store right where the Summer Sale Store is standing!

Get yourself to Curious Too and enjoy it while you can... because by tomorrow, it will be gone for good!

Friday, August 30, 2013

Previews September Catalogue

With all the latest information on the cool new comics, graphic novels, toys, t-shirts, games & collectibles heading your way over the coming months, the Previews catalogue is essential reading for any serious pop culture collector - and this latest issue is no exception! With interviews, product spotlights, a holiday gift guide and much more - including your first look at soon-to-be-bestsellers like Marvel Comics' Cataclysm: The Ultimates Last Stand, the continuation of Zero Hour in DC Comics' Batman #25, and Diamond Select Toys' new Deadpool bottle opener just for starters - the Previews catalogue is your best indication of how you'll be spending your paycheck in eight weeks' time.

Look for your copy of the Previews September Catalogue, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, August 29, 2013

The Smurfs Volume 16: Aerosmurf TP

Safe in their little village hidden deep in the forest, the Smurfs lead a fairly peaceful life. But there's one Smurf who has always had his eye on the horizon, looking up into the sky and dreaming of doing what no Smurf had ever Smurfed before. And now - with a little design help from Handy Smurf - Flying Smurf is about to fulfill his ambition of becoming the first Smurf in the sky! Unfortunately for the whole village, Flying Smurf's first flight does not go as planned... and with a wrecked garden plot, a missing Smurfette and the whole village in an uproar, it's up to Flying Smurf to put things right again!

Off we Smurf, into the wild blue yonder! Look for The Smurfs Volume 16: Aerosmurf TP - and many more collections of best-selling Smurf comic adventures - on the shelf now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Don't forget - the Curious Comics Too! Summer Clearance Store is open 7 days a week, until August 31! Head downtown for great deals on comics, graphic novels, manga, toys, t-shirts & more!

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 28:

A+X #11
Angel & Faith #25
Aquaman (2011-) #23
Arcane Secrets #1 (of 3)
Astonishing X-Men #66
Batman Incorporated (2012-) Special #1
Batman/Superman (2013-) #3
Batman: The Dark Knight (2011-) #23
Captain America #10
Deadpool #15
Doctor Who: Prisoners of Time #8 (of 12)
FF #11
The Flash (2011-) #23
G.I. Joe (2013-) #7
G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #193
Godzilla Rulers of the Earth #3
Itty Bitty Hellboy #1 (of 3)
King Conan Hour of the Dragon #4
Mass Effect Foundation #2
Massive #15
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic #10
New Avengers #9
Occupy Comics #3
Secret Avengers #8
Superman (2011-) #23
Thanos Rising #5 (of 5) Inf
Thor: God of Thunder #12
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #25
Tom Strong and the Planet of Peril #2 (of 6)
Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye Ongoing #20
Transformers: Prime - Beast Hunters #4
Transformers: Regeneration One #94
Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #26
Uncanny Avengers #11
Uncanny X-Men #11
Wolverine and the X-Men #35
Wolverine Max #10 (MR)
Young Avengers #9

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

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Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Masks Volume 1 TP

When the government itself starts working against the innocent... justice is delivered from behind a Mask! The year is 1938 - and as a corrupt political party is swept into power, it's a heyday for the criminal gangs of New York State... and open season on anyone who would oppose them. But there are some who can tell right from wrong no matter what side of the law they might be on - and together, the Shadow, the Green Hornet, the Spider, the Green Lama, Black Terror, Miss Fury, the Black Bat and the legendary swordsman Zorro are prepared to lay everything on the line to bring New York back from the brink!

It's one of the greatest team-ups of all time as some of the most influential heroes of the Golden Age join forces for an all-star pulp adventure! Look for your copy of Masks Volume 1 TP - collecting the entire 8-issue miniseries - when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, August 26, 2013

Batman Black & White Statue By Sean Murphy

Clear some space in your statue display case, Bat-Fans - the fiftieth release in the best-selling Black & White series of figures delivers best-selling artist Sean Murphy's interpretation of Batman to your collection! Featuring a dynamic rendering of the Dark Knight Detective as he patrols the rooftops of Gotham City, this latest release from the sculptors at DC Comics is about as much awesome as we're legally allowed to sell.

Don't be disappointed - ask a Curious Comics staff member how you can reserve your Batman Black & White Statue By Sean Murphy before they go on sale this coming Wednesday August 28!

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #26

A year ago, superpowered teenager Miles Morales faced one of the worst things that could happen to a costumed crimefighter - and, scarred by tragedy, Miles swore to give up being Spider-Man for good. But now, as the role the amoral Roxxon Corporation played in creating the tragedy that changed his life is revealed, Miles' vow to live a normal life is pushed to the breaking point. Can he really look the other way while Roxxon walks away unpunished? Like hell he can!

Watch out, New York - Miles Morales is back... and so is Spider-Man! The character-defining Spider-Man No More arc hurtles toward its conclusion as Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #26 hits the shelves this coming Wednesday August 28 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Batman: Arkham City Nightwing Statue

Born to humble beginnings. Raised to be a death-defying athlete. Trained to be everything the criminal world fears. Dick Grayson - the original Boy Wonder, founding Teen Titan, one-time Dark Knight and vigilante hero Nightwing - is coming to expand your statue collection! Fully painted, standing nearly 9 inches tall and fully loaded with meticulously recreated game-accurate details, this latest release from DC Comics features Batman's most trusted crimefighting ally as he appeared in the world of the best-selling Arkham City video game.

Don't miss out on this gem - look for your Batman: Arkham City Nightwing Statue when it arrives this coming Wednesday August 28 at Curious Comics!

Friday, August 23, 2013

World of Warcraft: Bloodsworn HC

Malgar - a solitary Orc Hunter forced to return to the violent life he had hoped to leave behind. Ironhoof - a Tauren Warrior who fights by Malgar's side. Shagara - Orc Shaman of drought-ravaged Durotar. Rada'jin - a Troll Druid with the vast powers of nature at his command. Felgrim - a Forsaken Warlock with a mysterious agenda of his own. In the wake of the Cataclysm following the return of the evil Dragon Aspect Deathwing the Destroyer, the greatest warriors of the Horde have been summoned to form the vanguard of a new army - and these five have answered the call!

The long wait is over! Explore unseen corners of Azeroth as the forces of the Horde face the fallout from the Cataclysm in this new original hardcover graphic novel - look for your copy of World of Warcraft: Bloodsworn HC, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Willow Wonderland TP

A world without magic is a miserable place to live - and after the catastrophic events surrounding Buffy's final confrontation with Twilight, that's exactly what Earth has become. But - if former witch Willow Rosenberg is right - it doesn't have to stay that way. Armed with a fragment of Buffy's Scythe and obsessed with restoring the world's connection to magic, Willow has opened a portal to another dimension - and she will cross worlds, battle new enemies and confront the dangers lurking in the darkest corners of her own soul before she's through!

Willow takes center stage with this tie-in to Joss Whedon's best-selling BTVS Season 9! Look for your copy of Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Willow Wonderland TP - collecting the entire 5-issue miniseries - out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Don't forget - the Curious Comics Too! Summer Clearance Store is open 7 days a week, until August 31! Head downtown for great deals on comics, graphic novels, manga, toys, t-shirts & more!

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 21:

Adventure Time #19 Main Cvrs
Avengers #18 Inf
Avengers Assemble #18
Batman '66 #2
Batman and Robin (2011-) #23
Batman Beyond Universe #1
Batwoman (2011-) #23
Bloodshot (2012- ) #0 Reg Bullock
Bravest Warriors #11 Main Cvrs
Conan the Barbarian #19
Daredevil #30
Dexter #2 (of 5)
Indestructible Hulk #12
Justice League Dark (2011-) #23 (trinity)
My Little Pony: Micro Series - Cutie Mark Crusaders #7 Cutie Mark Crusaders
Nova #7
Sonic Universe #55 Reg Cvr
Superior Spider-Man #16
Ultimate Comics Ultimates #29
X-Men #4
X-Men: Legacy #15

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

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Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Walking Dead Comic Series Action Figures Series 2

The dead are on the march - and they're headed for Curious Comics! Featuring the loathsome Governor, the Governor's Zombie Daughter, Michonne's Pet Zombie and Glenn in full riot gear, The Walking Dead Comic Series Action Figures Series 2 has a little something for everyone. Faithful to the original designs of the characters who populate the best-selling comics and graphic novels, these figures also offer a host of disgusting-but-story-accurate extras and accessories - including alternate limbs and weapons, a fish tank with trophy heads and even a bucket of assorted body parts.

No zombie apocalypse would be complete without them! Get your own The Walking Dead Comic Series Action Figures Series 2 when they go on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, August 19, 2013

Daredevil #30

The Man Without Fear is used to mixing it up with Mafia thugs or tussling with the ninjas of the Hand - but the newest arrival in New York City is on a power level that puts goons like that in the shade. What could bring the high-flying Sentinel of the Spaceways down into the concrete canyons of Hell's Kitchen? That's exactly what Daredevil aims to find out - no matter how much it hurts!

Two of Marvel Comics' greatest characters cross paths as the Silver Surfer takes time out from galaxy-hopping to zoom through Daredevil's neighbourhood! Look for your copy of Daredevil #30 from Mark Waid and Chris Samnee, out this coming Wednesday August 21 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Domo X DC Comics Plushes

It's Domo's world... we just live in it! And, as of this Wednesday, that goes for the characters of DC Comics, as well. Featuring Domo dressed up as your favourite DC Heroes - including Superman, Flash, Green Lantern and two different versions of Batman - these Domo X DC Comics Plushes come in a handy portable 6-inch size for the fan on the go, as well as a heftier 9-inch size for the truly committed collector.

Look for your own Domo X DC Comics Plushes when they arrive at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday August 21!

Saturday, August 17, 2013

DC Nation Aardman Action Figure 5-Pack

DC's World's Funnest are here to kick the grim-n-gritty out of your action figure collection! Featuring Superman, Batman, Robin, Catwoman & the Joker as they appear on their much-loved Cartoon Network animated shorts, this brand new collector's set clearly deserves a central spot in the display case of every DC Comics collector.

The original release of Aardman's Batman & Robin Action Figure Set was a massive hit - so you know these won't last long! Ask a friendly Curious Comics staff member how you can order your DC Nation Aardman Action Figure 5-Pack before they hit the shelves this Wednesday August 21!

Friday, August 16, 2013

My Little Pony Pop Vinyl Figures: Pinkie Pie & Fluttershy

The Friendship is Magic revolution continues with two all-new collectible My Little Pony POP Vinyl Figures from Funko!

All hopped up on sugary treats and delicious confections of all kinds, Pinkie Pie is well known for her love of music, her slightly twitchy behaviour, and, of course, her toothless pet alligator Gummy. Winged pony Fluttershy, on the other hand, is recognized for her calm demeanor and love for and determination to help any animal in need. Together they are two of the most well-loved characters in the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic stable - and now they are the two newest additions to your MLP collection!

Standing at 3 3/4" tall, these stylized figures are the perfect size to being a little Pony magic to your dashboard, mixing table or computer desk. Don't be disappointed - look for yours at Curious Comics while they last!

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Doctor Who Standups

With the 50th Anniversary celebrations, a high-profile event episode featuring unexpected guest stars, the final adventures for the current Time Lord and a brand-new incarnation of the Doctor coming our way before the end of the year, 2013 is definitely the year of Doctor Who! And what better way to join in on the festivities than with a little redecorating of your own? It's easy to do when you've got high-quality life-sized cardboard Doctor Who Standups like the TARDIS and the Daleks to choose from.

Get your own Doctor Who Standups at Curious Comics while they last!

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Don't forget - the Curious Comics Too! Summer Clearance Store is open 7 days a week, until August 31! Head downtown for great deals on comics, graphic novels, manga, toys, t-shirts & more!

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 14:

Adventure Time Candy Capers #2 (of 6)
Astonishing X-Men #65
Astro City (2013-) #3
Avengers Arena #13
Batgirl (2011-) #23
Batman (2011-) #23
Batman: Arkham Unhinged #17
Batman Lil Gotham #5
Battlestar Galactica #3 (MR)
Deadpool #14
Doctor Who Series III #12
Fantastic Four #11
G.I. Joe: Special Missions #6
Halo Initiation #1 (of 3) Main Cvr
Infinity #1 (of 6)
Justice League of America (2013-) #7 (trinity)
My Little Pony Cover Gallery #1
Nightwing (2011-) #23
Secret Avengers #7 Now
Smallville Season 11 #16
Thor: God of Thunder #11
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents #1
Ultimate Comics X-Men #30
Uncanny X-Force #10
Uncanny X-Men #10
The Walking Dead #113 (MR)
Wolverine #8
Wolverine and the X-Men #34
X-files Season 10 #3

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

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Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Halo: Initiation #1

Long before she waged war on alien battlefields as a Spartan IV, Sarah Palmer was an ODST - carrying out the most dangerous missions deep behind enemy lines. Assigned to the Infinity, the UNSC's cutting-edge flagship, the young Palmer is about to face one of the toughest challenges of her military career - as a determined group of insurgents mounts an assault on her ship!

It's an all-new era for science fiction adventure as one of the greatest video game franchises of all time makes the leap to Dark Horse Comics! Look for your copy of Halo: Initiation #1 - penned one of the writers behind Halo 4 and tying in to the upcoming Halo: Spartan Assault mobile game - when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, August 12, 2013

Venom Unbound Fine Art Statue

Driven by a thirst for revenge and empowered by a parasitic alien creature from another world, disgraced reporter Eddie Brock would go on to become one of Peter Parker's greatest enemies - the homicidal super-villain called Venom! Now you can bring this malevolent monster to your statue display shelf with a brand new high-quality Kotobukiya import from Japan. Standing nearly 10 inches tall and looking every bit the relentless threat comic fans have come to love, this dynamic Venom Unbound Fine Art Statue is guaranteed to draw every eye in the room. Don't be disappointed - get yours when it arrives this Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Infinity #1

When Earth's Mightiest Heroes head out into space to confront an advancing alien threat, they leave the defense of the planet in the hands of one of the most powerful forces in the Solar System - the kingdom of the Inhumans in the Blue Area of the Moon, lead by Black Bolt. But even as the Avengers depart, another danger is approaching... a deadly enemy who has already fought the entire universe to a standstill... who has held the ultimate powers of creation and destruction within his grasp... and who has chosen this moment to crush Earth!

Continuing on from this year's Free Comic Book Day Special and bringing Thanos front-and-center for a universe-shattering epic, Infinity is primed to set the worlds of the Marvel Universe on fire. Get your copy of Infinity #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics this Wednesday August 14!

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Magi Volume 1 TP

Wealth. Power. Immortality. It is said that all of these may be claimed by the adventurer brave enough to face the mortal dangers of the otherworldly Dungeon towering over the city of Balbadd... and though the struggling young desert merchant Alibaba has long dreamed of solving the mysteries of the Dungeon and claiming its wonders as his own, dreams are as close as he has come to the task. But today, all of that will change. Today, Alibaba will meet a strange boy called Aladdin and the powerful Djinn the youngster commands... and today, Alibaba will set out to conquer his first Dungeon!

The hit adventure series comes to Western readers as VIZ delivers another best-selling manga to your bookshelf! Look for Magi Volume 1 TP when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 14!

Friday, August 9, 2013

Pathfinder Goblins! #1

Here comes your monthly dose of mayhem, monsters and terrifying raiding songs! Known and rightly feared throughout the Inner Sea Region for their lethal brand of unhinged and unpredictable combat tactics, these pint-sized goblins are the bane of the wilds of Golarion - and a favourite character template, opponent and story element for players of the best-selling Pathfinder RPG. Now you can take a look inside the skewed world of goblin culture with this hilarious anthology of short stories.

Look for your copy of Pathfinder Goblins! #1, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Adventure Time Plushes

A little corner of your world is about to be claimed by citizens of the Land of Ooo! Colourful, squishy and adorable, these faithful plush recreations of the unforgettable characters from the hit Adventure Time TV series are just what you need to take your boring old home decor from 'meh' to mathematical.

Featuring versions of Lumpy Finn, the stubborn Earl of Lemongrab, the way-hot Flame Princess and this must-have 12" long stretched-out Jake, look for your Adventure Time Plushes - as well as a wide variety of other Adventure Time books and collectibles - out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Don't forget - the Curious Comics Too! Summer Clearance Store is open 7 days a week, until August 31! Head downtown for great deals on comics, graphic novels, manga, toys, t-shirts & more!

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 7:

Action Comics (2011-) #23
All-New X-Men #15
Avengers #17 INF
Avengers AI #2
Buck Rogers In 25th Century #1
Burn the Orphanage Born To Lose #1 (of 3)
Cable and X-Force #12
Daredevil Dark Nights #3 (of 8)
Deadpool Kills Deadpool #2 (of 4)
Detective Comics (2011-) #23
G.I. Joe: The Cobra Files #5
Godzilla Rulers of the Earth #2
Green Arrow (2011-) #23
Green Lantern (2011-) #23
Hunger #2 (of 4)
Iron Man #14
Lords of Mars #1 (of 6) (MR)
Mega Man #28
Pathfinder Goblins #1 (of 5)
The Shadow #16
Sidekick #1 (MR)
Superior Foes of Spider-Man Now #2
Superior Spider-Man #15
Trillium #1 (of 8)

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

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Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Avengers A.I. #2

It was Tony Stark's greatest - if accidental - achievement... an artificial intelligence so sophisticated it managed to bypass the built-in failsafes of his suit and achieve self-awareness. Quickly turning from ally to enemy, the rebellious Sentient Armour nearly cost Iron Man his life... and now, just as Henry Pym and his cybernetic Avengers set out to mount a defense against the mysterious Dimitrios, Iron Man's Sentient Armour makes its return. But is it the Avengers' newest recruit, or a dangerous new opponent?

Robots of the world unite! Keep up with the continuing adventures of Vision, Doombot, Victor Mancha, Monica Chang, Alexis & Henry Pym in Avengers A.I. #2, out this Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Monday, August 5, 2013

BC Day Hours


For your holiday shopping convenience, all three Curious Comics locations will be open from 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM today. Happy BC Day everyone!

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Last Month for our Summer Sale!

It's your big chance to expand your graphic novel library shelves and toy collection without busting your budget - and it all ends on August 31! We still have a huge selection of deeply discounted graphic novels, action figures, toys, games, t-shirts and 3-for-$1 back issues just waiting for you to give them new homes... and if all that's not enough to get your stoked, all manga is now an eye-popping 75% off!

To help you get your hands on all these great deals, we're even keeping the Curious Too! Summer Sale Store open 7 days a week. What more could you want? Get yourself to Curious Too! and load up on great deals while you still can!

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century #1

When former World War One flying ace Buck Rogers gets caught in a freak accident and awakens stranded 500 years into his own future, there's only one thing for him to do - strap on a rocket-pack and get to work! But they don't do things by halves in the 25th century, and Earth is now a fragmented planet ruled by a ruthless dictatorship. This jet-jockey figures he's up for the job of freedom fighter... but can a 500 year old man survive the skies of a future at war?

The very first comic book science fiction hero returns with an all-new epic by legendary writer/illustrator Howard Chaykin! Look for your copy of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 7!

Friday, August 2, 2013

Uncanny X-Force Volume 1 TP

Determined to rehabilitate a mutant team best known for violence and destruction, veteran X-Men Storm and Psylocke set out to recruit a new group of heroes who are up to the challenge. Yet their first mission to tackle a bizarre Los angeles drug ring turns into a much bigger problem when a mutant who was once a trusted comrade returns from the future a drastically changed man... and the new Uncanny X-Force finds their first archenemy in the time-traveling Bishop!

Artist Ron Garney and writer Sam Humphries bring together Storm, Psylocke, Puck, Fantomex, Cluster and Spiral to chart a new course for the legendary X-Force! Look for Uncanny X-Force Volume 1 TP, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Universal Monsters: Creature from the Black Lagoon Action Figure

Deep in the Amazon rainforest lurks a sinister refugee from an ancient Earth... a living fossil left over from the Devonian period, alive and determined to defend his territory... no matter how many foolish scientists or bikini-clad girls get in his way!

Star of the classic 1954 horror movie The Creature from the Black Lagoon, the instantly recognizable Gill Man has since earned his place among legendary film fiends like The Mummy, Frankenstein's Monster, and Count Dracula... and now you can bring this malevolent cryptid to your figure collection! Standing at 9" tall and sporting 11 points of articulation, look for your new Universal Monsters Creature Action Figure, on the shelf now at Curious Comics!

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