Monday, March 31, 2014

Action Comics #30

His archenemy Lex Luthor is celebrated as Metropolis' greatest hero. His adopted homeworld despises him. But the Man of Steel's greatest test is still coming - and it will take the shape of the monstrous Doomsday, breaking out of confinement in the Phantom Zone and going straight for Superman's throat!

This is the beginning of the greatest challenge of Clark Kent's life - this is Superman: Doomed! Look for your copy of Action Comics #30, out Wednesday April 2 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Angel & Faith Season 10 #1

London isn't quite the city it used to be. Transformed by recent events, its streets are now saturated with magic and populated by the strange, the bizarre, the unearthly - and the very, very dangerous. Angel thinks he's learned a thing or two in the couple of hundred years he's spent on Earth as a vampire - so who would be better suited for the job of policing this unpredictable new community? But as a pack of demented pixies are about to teach him, there are things living in the new London that are ready to give him a run for his money!

Prepare for another trip into the Buffy-verse courtesy of Executive Producer Joss Whedon! Look for your copy of Angel & Faith: Season 10 #1, out Wednesday April 2 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, March 29, 2014

Detective Comics #30

Drugs and murder are no strangers to the streets of Gotham City - but when these crimes come to the front steps of Wayne Manor, Batman's investigation places him on a collision course with the brutal crime boss known as The Squid!

If the Bat-Books are under-represented on your subscription list, then this is the perfect place to start reading the ongoing adventures of the Dark Knight Detective! Look for your copy of Detective Comics #30 - from the new creative team of Brian Buccellato & Francis Manapul - out Wednesday April 2 at Curious Comics!

Friday, March 28, 2014

Inhuman #1

They walk among us... but they are Inhuman! The legendary kingdom of Attilan may be gone, but the legacy of the Inhumans lives on. Clouds of Terragen Mists are spreading across the Earth, transforming ordinary people into the extraordinary - and as the ranks of the newly empowered grow, the situation becomes increasingly impossible to control. Is this the beginning of a new Inhuman kingdom on Earth... and does that also mean the end of human civilization as we know it?

The next era of Jack Kirby's epic sci-fi superhero creation starts here! Look for your copy of Inhuman #1, out Wednesday April 2 at Curious Comics!

Thursday, March 27, 2014

TableTop Day is April 5!

Heads up, game fans! Saturday April 5 is International TableTop Day - a worldwide celebration of all things good about games. On April 5, we hope you'll join us at Curious Too GameCentral (1319 Broad Street, right next to Curious Comics downtown) to play some games, make some new friends, win some prizes - and post on your favourite social media platforms using the #TableTopDay hashtag, so the whole world can see why you love to game!

Keep an eye on the GameCentral Facebook page for more information!

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 26:

ALL NEW X-FACTOR #5
AMAZING X-MEN #5
AQUAMAN #29


AVENGERS ASSEMBLE #25
BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT #29
CAPTAIN AMERICA HOMECOMING #1
DEAD BOY DETECTIVES #4
DEADPOOL #26
ELFQUEST FINAL QUEST #2
FLASH #29
GHOSTBUSTERS #14
GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO #200
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #13
HALO ESCALATION #4
INDESTRUCTIBLE HULK #20
INJUSTICE YEAR TWO #3
IRON PATRIOT #1
KING CONAN CONQUEROR #2
MASS EFFECT FOUNDATION #9
NEW AVENGERS #16.NOW 
REAL HEROES #1 
ROCKY & BULLWINKLE #1
SANDMAN OVERTURE #2
SERENITY LEAVES ON THE WIND #3
SILVER SURFER #1 
SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #30
SUPERMAN #29
TOMB RAIDER #2
UNCANNY AVENGERS #18.NOW 
WALKING DEAD #124
X-FILES CONSPIRACY #2

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

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Sandman: Overture #2

When readers were first introduced to The Sandman, the realms of the Dream King had fallen into decay - its citizens fled, its functions unfulfilled, and its master missing for decades. But the Endless - living embodiments of the most primal forces of reality - are some of the most powerful beings in existence. How did Morpheus, Lord of Dreams, end up captured by comparatively feeble human cultists and held prisoner for seven decades? The answer lies hidden in the long-untold story of Morpheus' origin!

Travel back into the realms of The Dreaming as Neil Gaiman and JH Williams III team up to deliver an unmissable fantasy epic! Look for your copy of The Sandman: Overture #2, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 24, 2014

Real Heroes #1

The Olympian. Patriot. Tiny Titan. Velocity. Longbow. Hardware. These are the most famous superheroes on the planet - the most famous movie superheroes, that is. Played by six of Hollywood's brightest stars, they are the core personalities who are brought to life in a series of hugely successful big-screen blockbusters full of world-shattering threats and bizarre super-villains. At least, that's how it was until a real apocalypse turned up - forcing these actors save the world for real!

Bryan Hitch writes and illustrates his first miniseries project with Real Heroes! Look for your copy of #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 26!

Sunday, March 23, 2014

New Avengers #16

The Earth of our universe is on a collision course with the Earth of another parallel reality - and only one world will survive the encounter. Faced with an apocalyptic threat and some of the most powerful opponents they've ever encountered, this catastrophe will push the New Avengers to their limits and force the members of the Illumiati to make an impossible choice...

Welcome to the night before the world ended! Jonathan Hickman and Rags Morales bring a new cosmic nightmare to the Marvel Universe as New Avengers #16 arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 26!

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #3

With Zoe in the hands of the Alliance and River in a self-induced coma, things are looking bleak for Mal and the gang - until River awakens from her trance, convinced she has extracted vital information from her long-buried memories. But how can Mal trust what River is telling him - especially when her advice will lead the battered crew of Serenity right into the heart of the top-secret facility responsible for turning her into the strange, deadly creature she is today?

From writer Zack Whedon, artist Georges Jeanty and executive producer Joss Whedon comes Serenity: Leaves on the Wind #3, out Wednesday March 26 at Curious Comics!

Friday, March 21, 2014

ElfQuest: Final Quest #2

On the World of Two Moons, interactions between peaceful forest-dwelling elves and the ranks of the 'five-fingers' have rarely ended happily... and this new clash between Chieftess Ember's band of Wolfriders and the forces of the brutal human tyrant Angrif Djun is no exception. With a chaotic conflict threatening to claim the lives of friends and loved ones, deprive the tribe of their woodland home, and change the course of their lives forever - will there be anything left of the Wolfriders when the battle's over?

One of the most influential independent comic books of all time continues its harrowing final journey! Look for your copy of ElfQuest: Final Quest #2 when it goes on sale at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 26!

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Silver Surfer #1

How many beings can say they've been to the farthest corners of the universe on the back of a flying silver surfboard? Norrin Radd - better known throughout the multiverse as the Silver Surfer - is about to offer Earth girl Dawn Greenwood the chance to embark on the journey of a lifetime... one that will take her to wild alien planets, introduce her to exotic civilizations, show her mind-boggling celestial marvels - and, of course, put her on a collision course with the sinister forces that lurk in the shadows between the stars!

The Sentinel of the Spaceways returns for a new ongoing series from the unbeatable creative team of Dan Slott and Mike Allred! Look for the unmissable Silver Surfer #1, out Wednesday March 26 at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of New Arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 19:

ADVENTURE TIME #26
ALL NEW INVADERS #3 (ANMN)
AMERICAN VAMPIRE SECOND CYCLE #1 (MR)
ANIMAL MAN #29
AVENGERS WORLD #4 (ANMN)
BATMAN 66 #9
BATMAN AND AQUAMAN #29
BATMAN BEYOND UNIVERSE #8
BATWOMAN #29
BIRDS OF PREY #29
BORDERLANDS GENTLEMAN CALLER CLAP TRAP AF
BPRD HELL ON EARTH #117
BTVS SEASON 10 #1
DAREDEVIL #1 (ANMN)
DOCTOR WHO 11TH DOCTOR SONIC SCREWDRIVER BOOK KIT
GHOSTED #8 (MR)
GI JOE #14
GOD IS DEAD #9 (MR)
GREEN LANTERN NEW GUARDIANS #29
HARLEY QUINN #4
HELLBOY 20TH ANNIVERSARY SAMPLER
HELLBOY FIRST 20 YEARS HC
IRON MAN #23 (ANMN)
LAZARUS #7 (MR)
LEGENDERRY A STEAMPUNK ADV #3
MS MARVEL #2 (ANMN)
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #17
NEMO ROSES OF BERLIN HC (MR)


NEW AVENGERS #15
NOAH HC (MR)
NOVA #15 (ANMN)
RED HOOD AND THE OUTLAWS #29
ROCKET GIRL #4
SAGA TP VOL 03 (MR)
SAMURAI JACK #6
SEX CRIMINALS #5 (MR)
SHADOW #23
STAR WARS DARTH VADER & CRY OF SHADOWS #4
STAR WARS DAWN O/T JEDI FORCE WAR #5
SUICIDE SQUAD #29 (EVIL)
SUPERGIRL #29
SUPERIOR FOES OF SPIDER-MAN #10
SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN ANNUAL #2
SUPERMAN UNCHAINED #6
SW JABBA THE HUTT PX 15IN TALKING PLUSH
TEN GRAND #8 (MR)
TERMINATOR ENEMY OF MY ENEMY #2
THOR GOD OF THUNDER #20 (ANMN)
THUNDERBOLTS #23
TMNT UTROM EMPIRE #3
TRANSFORMERS REGENERATION ONE #100
TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #27
TRINITY OF SIN PANDORA #9 (EVIL)
ULT COMICS SPIDER-MAN BY BENDIS TP VOL 04
UNCANNY X-MEN #19.NOW (ANMN)
UNDERTOW #2 (MR)
UNWRITTEN VOL 2 APOCALYPSE #3 (MR)
UQ HOLDER GN VOL 01
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE EMPIRE STRIKETH BACK HC
WINTER SOLDIER BITTER MARCH #2  (ANMN)
WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #2 (ANMN)
WONDER WOMAN #29
X-MEN #12 (ANMN)
ZERO #6 (MR)

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

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #1

The world has its magic back. The zompire hordes are dwindling away. But there's no time to relax - another mysterious threat is already forming in the shadows, and a strange new breed of vampires has risen to stalk the night. To counter the threat, veteran Slayer Buffy Summers is putting her old team back together - and with Xander, Willow, Spike, Faith, Angel and even Lil' Giles backing her up, she's ready to face anything!

Overseen by creator Joss Whedon and with creative input from actor Nicholas Brendon (Xander from the TV series!), look for your copy of Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10 #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 17, 2014

Saga Volume 3

It's a dangerous universe out there. Star-crossed lovers Marko and Elena - who until recently were soldiers on the opposite sides of a bitter intergalactic war - have survived monster attacks, assassination attempts, and the wrath of a
rmies in their ongoing quest to find a quiet corner of space to raise their baby Hazel. Now, as the beleaguered family looks to one of their heroes for help, the killers on their trail are closer than Marko and Elena would like to think...

The third arc for the best-selling sci-fi adventure series gets collected as Saga Volume 3 TP arrives at Curious Comics! Look for your copy when it goes on sale on Wednesday March 19!

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Harley Quinn #4

She's highly unstable. Prone to episodes of murderous violence. Afflicted with questionable dress sense. She is Harley Quinn - the Joker's former girlfriend and the DC Universe's cutest resident fruit-loop. But when her new neighbours turn out to be even more deranged than she is, Harley's problem-solving abilities are pushed to the limit. Will she go for a.) mayhem, b.) chaos, or skip the funny business and head straight for c.) mass destruction?

Find out for yourself when Harley Quinn #4 arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 19!

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Superman Unchained #6

Going toe-to-toe with the superpowered villain Wraith - even as the techno-terrorists calling themselves Ascension launch their attacks and Lex Luthor schemes and plots in the background - might be too much to ask of anyone... even Superman! Fighting a pitched battle ranging from outer space to the deepest oceans, the Last Son of Krypton must throw everything he has into winning the toughest challenge of his career!

Don't be left behind as Scott Snyder and Jim Lee deliver the next chapter in their high-octane miniseries - look for your copy of Superman Unchained #6 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 19!

Friday, March 14, 2014

American Vampire: Second Cycle #1

Pearl is a new American breed of vampire - undead, bloodthirsty, but seperated from the vampires of the old world by her remarkable ability to survive in the sunlight. She's been through a lot, but has recently managed to carve out a place where she and her adopted family can live in peace... but all that is about to change. As the mysterious threat of the Gray Trader brings her maker Skinner back into her life, Pearl will have to confront a danger greater than anything she's ever faced before...

Forget peace and love, man - prepare yourself for a decade of blood and brutality as Scott Snyder's vampire epic sinks its teeth into the 1960s! Look for your copy of American Vampire: Second Cycle #1, out Wednesday March 19 at Curious Comics!

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Daredevil #1

The Man Without Fear leaves New York behind in search of new challenges in San Francisco - and unfortunately for him, that's exactly what he's going to find waiting for him. Even as Daredevil settles in to his new digs, there are those who are determined to make him regret his cross-country move. With street gangs, super-villains and even another hero set against him, will Matt Murdock last long enough to make a new life for himself on the west coast?

Mark Waid and Chris Samnee open a new chapter in Matt Murdock's life with the beginning of a new series! Look for your copy of the new Daredevil #1, out Wednesday March 19 at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday, March 12:

ALL NEW X-FACTOR #4
ALL NEW X-MEN #24 ANMN
ATTACK ON TITAN BEFORE THE FALL GN VOL 01
ATTACK ON TITAN JUNIOR HIGH GN VOL 01
AVENGERS UNDERCOVER #1 ANMN
BATGIRL #29
BATMAN #29 (ZERO YEAR)
BEASTS OF BURDEN HUNTERS GATHERERS ONE SHOT
BLACK WIDOW #4
CAPTAIN MARVEL #1 ANMN
THE CROW PESTILENCE #1
DEADPOOL #25.NOW ANMN
FANTASTIC FOUR #2 ANMN
GHOST #2
GREEN LANTERN CORPS #29
HAWKEYE #17
JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 #4
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #13 (EVIL)
MAGNUS ROBOT FIGHTER #1
MIGHTY AVENGERS #8
NIGHTWING #29
NOSFERATU WARS ONE SHOT
ROYALS MASTERS OF WAR #2 (MR)
SECRET AVENGERS #1 ANMN
STAR WARS #15 2013 ONGOING
SUPERIOR SPIDER-MAN #29 ANMN
SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN #6
TMNT ONGOING #32
WALKING DEAD #123 (MR)


WOLVERINE #3 ANMN
X-FILES CONSPIRACY CROW #1
X-FILES SEASON 10 #10
X-MEN LEGACY #300

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

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Captain Marvel #1

She is Carol Danvers, better known to the world as Captain Marvel - half-human, half-Kree, one-time USAF pilot, and full-time hero. But as Carol heads off-world on a new mission for the Avengers, she is about to be reminded that there's more to being a good soldier than just following orders. Among the ranks of the Guardians of the Galaxy and on the front lines of a brutal intergalactic war, Carol is about to make a choice that will change the course of her life - and have lasting repercussions throughout the Marvel Universe!

Captain Marvel blasts out of the Avengers books for a new solo series! Look for your copy of Captain Marvel #1, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 10, 2014

X-Files: Conspiracy - The Crow #1

Three counterculture cowboys, out to crack the biggest mystery they've ever seen. A decorated police officer, killed in a terrible high-speed car crash. An ethereal crow with the ability to escort the dead back to the world of the living - so that they may extract vengeance on their enemies. And, looming over everything, the approaching apocalypse...

On their mission to save the world, they've crossed paths with the Ghostbusters, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and the Transformers - but with The Crow about to fly into their lives, the Lone Gunmen are about to encounter a force darker than they could imagine. Look for your copy of X-Files: Conspiracy - The Crow #1, out Wednesday March 12 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Secret Avengers #1

They are the heroes responsible for tackling the jobs you're not supposed to know about - keeping out of sight, hitting their targets hard and fast, and facing off against some of the most dangerous villains on Earth. From massive S.H.I.E.L.D. satellites crashing down on the unsuspecting cities of the world to stolen experimental devices capable of redefining the term 'weapons of mass destruction', it's up to Hawkeye, Black Widow, Spider-Woman, Nick Fury, Phil Coulson and Maria Hill to make sure the planet lives to see another dawn... as well as figure out how M.O.D.O.K. fits into all of this!

It's black ops adventure in the Marvel Universe as the Secret Avengers return! Look for your copy of #1, out Wednesday March 12 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Justice League 3000 #4

Once, they were the greatest superhero team of the 21st century... so what are they doing fighting crime and saving lives one thousand years in the future? Commanding fragmentary powers and able to recall just bits and pieces of their former lives, not even these heroes can say for sure. But Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash and Green Lantern are about to discover a secret behind their new lives in the 31st century, and only one thing is certain... it isn't going to be pretty.

Keith Giffen, JM DeMatteis and Howard Porter deliver another superhero/sci-fi homerun with the newest issue of Justice League 3000! Look for your copy of #4 when it goes on sale this coming Wednesday March 12 at Curious Comics!

Friday, March 7, 2014

Beasts of Burden: Hunters & Gatherers

Something terrifying is stalking the woods... something big, fast, powerful, and - as far as anyone can tell - completely invisible. Together Ace, Rex, Jack, Whitey, Pugsley, and Orphan have chased off ghosts, witches, and even zombies... but faced with a mysterious creature leaving nothing but death and destruction in its wake, is there anything five dogs and a cat can do?

Not all heroes wear skin-tight spandex... some wear dog-tags and flea-collars! Don't miss your chance to take another trip to the town of Burden with Evan Dorkin and Jill Thompson's self-contained Beasts of Burden: Hunters & Gatherers, out Wednesday March 12 at Curious Comics!

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Avengers Undercover #1

Five superpowered teens are taking on one of the Avengers' most powerful and determined enemy organizations - by signing up as fresh recruits for the Masters of Evil! From the madness of Arcade's Murder World to the ranks of criminals under the command of Baron Zemo, these would-be heroes turned undercover agents are gambling with their lives... but how far can they take things before it's too late for any of them to turn back?

Don't miss the beginning of a new series rooted in the dark side of the Marvel Universe - look for your copy of Avengers Undercover #1, out Wednesday March 12 at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 5:


Action Comics (2011-) #29
Batman Superman Annual #1
Captain America #18
Detective Comics (2011-) #29 (gothtopia)
Iron Man #22
Loki Agent of Asgard #2
Magneto #1
Mega Man #34
Moon Knight #1
New Warriors #2
Nova #14
Punisher #3
Rogue Trooper #1
She-Hulk #2
Starlight #1 (MR)
Tales of Honor #1
Uncanny X-Men #18
Veil #1 (of 5)


Wolverine and the X-Men #1

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

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Rogue Trooper #1

Welcome to Nu-Earth - a smoking wreck of a planet, punished by decades of atomic, bacterial and chemical warfare and all but annihilated by the ongoing conflict between the Norts and the Southers. Only one man wanders this desolate landscape without the protection of a chemsuit - the last of the legendary Genetic Infantry, laboratory-bred to thrive in the toxic conditions of the war zone. Surrounded by enemies on all sides and with only the digitally-encoded personalities of three dead comrades for company, he has dedicated himself to finding the Traitor General - the man responsible for the near-extinction of the Genetic Infantry. This is the face of future war... this is the Rogue Trooper!

The cult science fiction epic makes the leap from the pages of 2000 AD to an all-new ongoing series from IDW! Look for your copy of Rogue Trooper #1, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 3, 2014

Moon Knight #1

Driven to punish the guilty. Armed to the teeth. Crazy as a soup sandwich. Years ago, an Egyptian god of vengeance saved a doomed mercenary from a slow death in the desert - and ever since then, the mind of Marc Spector has been dismantled and reassembled more times than he could count. Now, as Moon Knight returns to the streets of New York to pursue his war on crime, Spector is about to face some of the most bizarre and dangerous opponents of his career... but how is he going to save a city when he can't save himself?

The Fist of Khonshu returns with a new monthly series from Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey! Look for your copy of Moon Knight #1, out Wednesday March 5 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Magneto #1

When Erik Lensherr set out to change the face of the world all those years ago, he hardly imagined that he would one day find himself following the lead a mutant who studied under his old friend and enemy Charles Xavier. But Erik - better known to the world as the super-criminal Magneto - is about to make a few life-changing decisions. With the threat of the Sentinels once again looming over mutant-kind, Magneto is about to undertake a new purpose, forge a new band of followers and find a new path - one that may well put him right back on the top of the world's most wanted list...

Get psyched for the upcoming X-Men: Days of Future Past movie with a new series for the Master of Magnetism! Look for your copy of Magneto #1, out Wednesday March 5 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Tales of Honor #1

Meet Captain Honor Harrington - but don't get too attached to her, she's scheduled to be executed in the morning. But until then, she's willing to share a few stories from her famous career - like how she started out assigned to the far-off and nearly forgotten Basilisk Station, and how that interplanetary backwater came to be on the front line in the conflict with the Republic of Haven!

Honor Harrington comes to comics with a new series launching out of David Weber's best-selling science fiction novels! Look for your copy of Tales of Honor #1, out Wednesday March 5 at Curious Comics!

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