Monday, September 30, 2013

The Shadow Now #1

After decades of careful plotting, one of the most dangerous men in history stands poised to claim New York as his own. But even as the last living descendant of Genghis Khan sets his plan in motion, his oldest enemy reappears to counter his ambitions - a master of mysticism who has been missing for years... a master planner who can yet save his city from his oldest enemy... and a ruthless vigilante who still knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men!

One of the original pulp adventure heroes embarks on a startling new life in the modern world! Get your copy of The Shadow Now #1 when it goes on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday October 2!

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Captain America: Living Legend #1

A decorated Russian officer, long thought lost on a disastrous mission to the moon. A secret space station dragged out of orbit by an unknown power. A long-forgotten secret buried in the frozen wastes of Siberia. And the key to the mystery that ties all of these strange things together - the vibranium shield on the arm of the star-spangled Avenger. These are the pieces of a puzzle that will push the Sentinel of Liberty to his limits - and give Captain America a chance to live up to his status as a living legend!

Look for your copy of Captain America: Living Legend #1 when it goes on sale this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Friday, September 27, 2013

Previews #1694

Featuring your first look at the hottest new comic projects from Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, Image and more of your favourite publishers, the monthly Previews catalogue is essential reading for any serious pop culture collector. This month, the Previews spotlight falls on Justice League 3000 #1, Marvel's Inhumanity, Bongo's Wonderful World of Lisa Simpson #1 and much more - including a ton of new toys, t-shirts, games & collectibles heading your way over the coming weeks.

It's the best source of advance information on the comics publishing industry in print! Get your copy of the latest Previews ordering catalogue, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Munsters Series 2 Action Figures

Heads up, action figure collectors - here come suburbia's spookiest residents! Featuring four members of the Munsters family as they appeared in the classic "Hot Rod Herman" episode, each release in this second series of much-loved Munsters characters also includes a segment of the famous staircase from the TV show - allowing a fan with all four figures to assemble the full stairway and give your display shelf an impressively creepy makeover.

Don't miss out on the Munsters Action Figures Series 2, out now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 25:

A+X #12
Action Comics (2011-) #23.4 Metallo
Avengers #20 Inf
Avengers Assemble #19
Batman (2011-) #23.4 Bane
Batman and Robin (2011-) #23.4 Killer Croc
Batman/Superman (2013-) #3.1 Doomsday
Batman: The Dark Knight (2011-) #23.4 Jokers Daughter
Battlestar Galactica #4 (MR)
Criminal Macabre Eyes of Frankenstein #1 (of 4)
Deadpool #17
Detective Comics (2011-) #23.4 Man Bat
FF #12
G.I. Joe (2013-) #8
G.I. Joe: Special Missions #7
Infinity Heist #1 (of 4)
Jupiters Legacy #3 (MR)
Justice League (2011-) #23.4 Secret Society
Justice League of America (2013-) #7.4 Black Adam
King Conan Hour of the Dragon #5 (of 6)
Life With Archie #32 Reg Cvr
Mass Effect Foundation #3
Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard Vol. 2 #3

My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic #11
Powerpuff Girls #1 (of 5)
Previews #1694
Punisher Trial of Punisher #1 (of 2)
Saga #14 (MR)
Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye Ongoing #21
Transformers: Prime - Beast Hunters #5
Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #27
Uncanny Avengers #12
Wolverine and the X-Men #36
Young Avengers #10 Now

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

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Powerpuff Girls #1

In a laboratory experiment gone wrong, Professor Utonium's combination of Sugar, Spice, Everything Nice - on top of the accidental inclusion of the mysterious Chemical X - produced a result he never could have anticipated... the creation of Bubbles, Blossom and Buttercup, the three amazing Powerpuff Girls! Now the much-loved champions of Townsville are taking their super-powered shenanigans to the top of your comics reading pile with a new all-ages comic series.

Get your copy of Powerpuff Girls #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, September 23, 2013

Archie 1000 Page Comics Extravaganza TP

Stretch your funnybook budget with a bumper edition of bookshelf-busting fun! Featuring over 100 full-colour stories starring Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead and the rest of the gang from Riverdale, the Archie 1000 Page Comics Extravaganza TP is too good a bargain to pass up! It's also a great way for readers to get in the mood for the upcoming zombie apocalypse as Afterlife With Archie #1 - the new not-for-kids ongoing series topped by an extremely limited Curious Comics Variant Cover - hits the shelves on October 9!

Look for the Archie 1000 Page Comics Extravaganza TP when it goes on sale at Curious Comics this Wednesday September 25!

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Trial of the Punisher #1

After the crossfire of a chaotic mob gunfight in Central Park claimed the lives of his wife and children, former Marine Frank Castle dedicated himself to a one-man war on crime... devoting his life to delivering what he saw as appropriate punishment to the criminals of the world. Yet after all these years, his spectacular career as a vigilante faces a startling conclusion - after Frank confesses to the murder of a district attorney!

Don't miss the beginning of this special two-part story from writer Marc Guggenheim - featuring guest stars, plot twists and spectacular art by Leinil Francis Yu - when Trial of the Punisher #1 goes on sale at Curious Comics this coming Wednesday September 25!

Saturday, September 21, 2013

DC Villains Month Continues

Lex Luthor - a genius determined to match his intellect against the strength of the most powerful hero on Earth. Ras al Ghul - a near-immortal mastermind with a startling vision for the future. Anton Arcane - one of the most vile beings in existence. Eclipso - a denizen of Gemworld seeking revenge on those who trapped in him in the Black Diamond. These are some of the greatest villains in the DC Universe... and these are the characters who are taking over your favourite DC comics as the all-encompassing Villains Month continues!

Look for Action Comics #23.3, Batman and Robin #23.3, Justice League Dark #23.2, Swamp Thing #23.1, and many more special issues spotlighting the villains of the DCU, on the shelf now at Curious Comics!

Friday, September 20, 2013

Mayhem in Progress!

Feast your eyes on your first look at miniatures-mayhem-in-progress in the gaming space at the new Curious Comics gaming shop! Got a favourite miniatures game, board game or roleplaying game? Come by the new Curious Too: GameCentral at 1319 Broad Street and talk to Andrew about booking a time to play!

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Curious Too GameCentral Now Open!

It's the moment we've all been waiting for! All your favourite board games, card games, miniature games and more can be found at Curious Comics' new dedicated gaming store - Curious Too GameCentral - NOW OPEN at 1319 Broad Street, next to Curious Comics downtown!

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 18:

Action Comics #23.3 Lex Luthor
Adventure Time #20
Batman #23.3 Penguin
Batman '66 #3
Batman and Robin #23.3 Ras al Ghul
Batman The Dark Knight #23.3 Clayface
Bravest Warriors #12
Buzzkill #1
Conan the Barbarian #20
Daredevil #31
Detective Comics #23.3 Scarecrow
Doctor Who Series III #13
The Flash #23.3 Rogues
Ghostbusters (2013-) #7
Green Lantern #23.3 Black Hand
Infinity #3 (of 6)
Justice League #23.3 Dial E
Justice League Dark #23.2 Eclipso
Justice League of America #7.3 Shadow Thief
Kiss Me Satan #1
New Avengers #10
Savage Wolverine #8
Secret Avengers #9
The Shadow Annual 2013
Superior Carnage #3
Superior Spider-Man #18
Superman #23.3 Hel
Swamp Thing #23.1 Arcane
Teen Titans #23.2 Deathstroke
Thor: God of Thunder #13
Transformers: Regeneration One #0
Ultimate Comics X-Men #31
Wonder Woman #23.1 Cheetah
The X-Files: Season 10 #4

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

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Afterlife With Archie Trailer

Catch a glimpse of the end of the world as Juggy rises from the grave in search of Aarchiee...! The zombie apocalypse hits Riverdale - and Curious Comics too, of course - on October 9! Be sure to drop in and reserve your copy of the extremely limited Afterlife With Archie #1 Curious Comics Exclusive Variant before they're all earmarked!

Monday, September 16, 2013

Superior Spider-Man #18

Something has smashed a hole in history - spawning anomalies in time and sending dinosaurs and biplanes tumbling into the year 2099. In an attempt to repair the damage and save his own timeline, Miguel O'Hara - the Spider-Man of the late 21st century - is sent back across the decades in search of the cause of the disruption... and stumbles straight into an unexpected confrontation with a new, Superior Spider-Man!

The Spider-Men of the future and the present collide in a story that promises to have dramatic repurcussions on the Spider-verse for years to come! Don't miss the return of fan-favourite character Spider-Man 2099 - look for your copy of Superior Spider-Man #18 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 18!

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Conan the Barbarian #20

Carrying a mysterious artifact and pursued by murderous religious fanatics, rogue adventurers Conan of Cimmeria and Pirate Queen Belit flee for their lives across unfamiliar territory. Yet their enemies always seem one step ahead of them, and with hope of escape fading, Belit turns her attention to the strange relic they carry. Can the object save their lives... or has their doom already been written?

Brian Wood's unmissable adaptation of Robert E. Howard's classic Queen of the Black Coast enters its final chapters! Look for your copy of Conan the Barbarian #20 when it arrives this coming Wednesday September 18 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Sailor Moon Short Stories Volume 1 TP

Chibi-Usa discovers one of her classmates is a vampire, battles a possessed dentist, tackles a mystery behind a strange pawnshop and has more strange adventures in this first collection of short stories starring the pink-haired little girl from the future!

Featuring all the monsters, humour and adventure you've come to expect from the world of Sailor Moon, these hard-to-find stories by Naoko Takeuchi are a must for any fan of the Scouts. Get your copy of Sailor Moon Short Stories Volume 1 TP at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 18!

Friday, September 13, 2013

Classic Iron Man Bank

Who needs a bank vault when you've got a Mark V Armor on hand to protect your valuables? Featuring Ol' Shellhead as he appeared in Marvel Comics of the 1970s and 80s - decked out in what is arguably the most popular of his many armor designs - billionaire inventor Tony Stark's alter ego is here to keep your spare change safe... and deliver a little retro superhero cool to your computer desk, bookshelf or end table while he's doing it.

Look for your own Classic Iron Man Bust Bank when they arrive at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 18!

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Star Wars Jango Fett ARTFX+ Statue

He was the genetic model for the soldiers of the unstoppable Grand Army of the Republic, a secret ally of the fearsome Separatist leader Count Dooku, and father to future galactic legend Boba Fett - and now the fearsome bounty hunter Jango Fett is brought to life in the newest must-have statue from Kotobukiya! Fully painted and ready to assemble, this impressively detailed Jango Fett ARTFX+ Statue features a host of customizable features including alternate backpacks, variant arms and a display base.

Even better, you don't have to visit a galaxy far, far away to get yours - just swing by Curious Comics and get your Star Wars Jango Fett ARTFX+ Statue while they last!

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 11:

Action Comics (2011-) #23.2 Zod
Adventure Time Candy Capers #3 
Aquaman (2011-) #23.1 Black Manta
Astonishing X-Men #67
Astro City (2013-) #4
Avengers #19 Inf
Avengers Arena #15
Batman (2011-) #23.2 Riddler
Batman and Robin (2011-) #23.2 Court of Owls
Batman: The Dark Knight (2011-) #23.2 Mr Freeze
Brain Boy #1
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9 Freefall #25
Captain America #11
Deadpool #16
Detective Comics (2011-) #23.2 Harley Quinn
Earth 2 (2012-) #15.2 Solomon Grundy
Eternal Warrior (vu) #1 Reg Crain
Fantastic Four #12
The Flash (2011-) #23.2 Reverse Flash
Green Lantern (2011-) #23.2 Mongul
Halo Initiation #2 (of 3) Main Cvr
Indestructible Hulk #13
Infinity Hunt #1 (of 4)
Justice League (2011-) #23.2 Lobo
Justice League of America (2013-) #7.2 Killer Frost
Mars Attacks Judge Dredd #1 (of 4)
Mighty Avengers #1 Inf
My Little Pony: Micro Series - Celestia #8 
Red Sonja #3 
Sons of Anarchy #1 (of 6) (MR)
Star Wars #9 2013 Ongoing
Superman (2011-) #23.2 Brainiac
Teen Titans (2011-) #23.1 Trigon
Ultimate Comics Ultimates #30
Uncanny X-Force #11
The Walking Dead #114 (MR)
Wolverine #9
X-Men #5

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

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Mars Attacks Judge Dredd #1

No one breaks the Law in Mega City One... and that goes double for Martians! When little green men from the red planet try to muscle in on Mafia territory in the Big Meg, it's up to the elite members of Earth's most ruthless Justice Department to school them in the finer points of domestic law enforcement. Better pay attention, creeps... Professor Dredd's class is now in session!

Illegal aliens? Ten years! Smuggling weapons? Twenty years! Attempting to take over planet Earth? Life in the Iso-Cubes, no chance of parole! Don't miss this epic clash of civilizations as Mars Attacks Judge Dredd #1 goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, September 9, 2013

Mighty Avengers #1

With the Avengers off-planet dealing with a deadly menace in the furthest reaches of space, the Mad Titan Thanos siezes his chance to attack Earth... and it's up to veteran hero Luke Cage to assemble a new team of Avengers to meet the menace head-on! But the heroes on hand to answer the call aren't exactly used to confronting cosmic-level threats. Can the Superior Spider-Man, the White Tiger, Power Man and their allies rise to the challenge... or will they be among the first to fall to Thanos' invading forces?

Get in on the ground floor as Marvel launches a whole new era of super-heroics! Look for your copy of Mighty Avengers #1 when it arrives this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Sons of Anarchy #1

Tig Trager and Jax Teller are the only people standing between the daughter of an ex-member of the Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club and the murder-minded Ghost Brothers. But there's unfinished business between this girl's family and SAMCRO... and she might not be ready for the trouble she's unleashed by heading to the Sons of Anarchy for help!

The runaway hit TV series comes to your reading pile with a brand-new comic series! Look for your copy of the Sons of Anarchy #1 when it goes on sale this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Yellow Lantern 1:1 Scale Power Battery Prop with Ring

Created in the forges of the Weaponers of Qward, tool of choice of the fallen Green Lantern and intergalactic criminal Sinestro, and instantly recognized as a symbol of fear throughout the universe, this is the Yellow Lantern Ring and its matching Power Battery - and this is the newest in the best-selling line of full-size Green Lantern prop reproductions!

Featuring a comic-accurate finish and an internal light activated by proximity of the Yellow Ring itself, look for your own Yellow Lantern 1:1 Scale Power Battery Prop with Ring when it arrives this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Friday, September 6, 2013

Marvel Select: The Wolverine Action Figure

He's battled the Yakuza, the Silver Samurai, Viper and his own inner demons to face his next incredible challenge - taking over your action figure collection! Featuring Marvel's most popular mutant as he appears in this summer's blockbuster hit movie The Wolverine, this latest release from Marvel Select boasts 16 points of articulation, interchangeable hands and heads, a detailed display base and the baddest attitude of any figure on your display shelf!

Look for your own Marvel Select: The Wolverine Movie Action Figure, out now at Curious Comics!

Thursday, September 5, 2013

New Tin Lunch Boxes

Say goodbye to brown paper bags and head back to school in eye-catching style with any of these five awesome new tin lunch boxes! Choose from the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Lunch Box, Transformers Autobot and Decepticon Lunch Boxes, and two different Portal 2 Lunch Boxes. On second thought, why choose? Get all five and you could pack your lunch in a different box each day of the week!

Look for all of these tin lunch boxes on the shelf now at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of New Arrivals Expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 4:

Action Comics (2011-) #23.1
All-New X-Men #16
Archie #647
Avengers A.I. (2013-) #3
Batman (2011-) #23.1
Batman and Robin (2011-) #23.1
Batman Black & White #1 (of 6)
Batman: The Dark Knight (2011-) #23.1
Danger Girl the Chase #1 (of 4)
DC vs. Masters of the Universe #1
Deadpool Kills Deadpool #3
Detective Comics (2011-) #23.1
Dexter #3
Earth 2 (2012-) #15.1
The Flash (2011-) #23.1
Forever Evil #1 (of 7)
God Is Dead #1 (of 6) (MR)
Green Arrow (2011-) #23.1
Green Lantern (2011-) #23.1
Infinity #2 (of 6)
Iron Man #15
Justice League (2011-) #23.1
Justice League Dark (2011-) #23.1
Justice League of America (2013-) #7.1
Mouse Guard: Legends of the Guard Vol. 2 #2
Pathfinder Goblins #2 (of 5)
The Shadow Year One #5
The Star Wars #1
Superior Spider-Man #17
Superman (2011-) #23.1
Trillium #2 (of 8)
X-Men Battle of Atom #1
X-Men: Legacy #16

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

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013

The Star Wars #1

The forces of Darth Vader's New Galactic Empire are on the march and headed for the peaceful world of Aquilae... and only the battle-hardened General Luke Skywalker and young Jedi-Bendu Annikin Starkiller stand in their way! But can these two heroes really hope halt the advance of the Knights of Sith and their legions of lazersword-wielding Stormtroopers?

It's the outer space epic that might have been - the first comic book adaptation of George Lucas' original script treatment for Star Wars! Featuring art based on Ralph McQuarrie's legendary original character designs and a look inside the creative process of the most influential filmmaker of the last fifty years, get your copy of The Star Wars #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, September 2, 2013

X-Men: Battle of the Atom #1

Hoping to help the mutants of the world avoid a civil war, Hank McCoy reached into the past - searching out the original idealistic incarnation of Charles Xavier's X-Men and bringing them into the present. Yet unwittingly, Hank set in motion a series of events which could doom them all... and now, as a team of battle-scarred X-Men from the future travels to the present to force the young X-Men return to their rightful time period, the stage is set for war between three eras of X-Men!

With the Age of Ultron and the return of Thanos, it's already been a rough year for the Marvel Universe... but for the X-Men, the problems are just beginning! Look for X-Men: Battle of the Atom #1 - the first chapter of the X-Men's 50th Anniversary crossover - when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday September 4!

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Digital Comics Pick of the Month: Magic the Gathering

Dack Fayden is a Planeswalker on a mission, leaping from one reality to another in search of the evil force responsible for the destruction of his hometown. But Dack is also a thief - and he has stolen a powerful artifact from the wrong people. Relentless agents of the Cult of Rakdos are on his trail, and if he can't stay one step ahead of them, the destruction of Drakeston will go unavenged...

The unmissable Magic the Gathering fantasy series is just part of the huge selection of comics and graphic novels available on the Curious Comics Digital Store. Instant, convenient and affordable, the Curious Comics Digital Store is the easiest way to build up an awesome new virtual comics library for your home computer and mobile devices. Follow the link, sign up and check out a couple of free comics today!

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