Sunday, November 30, 2014

Hellboy & the BPRD #1

The year is 1952 - and reports of a supernatural creature murdering villagers in Brazil sends paranormal investigator Professor Trevor Bruttenholm to South America. But he's not going alone... and his unusual protege - the demon they've nicknamed Hellboy - is about to get his first good look at the forces that will spend the next sixty years trying to kill him!

The most famous investigator in the Bureau for Paranormal Defense & Research returns for the untold story of his first field mission! Look for Hellboy & the BPRD #1 from Mike Mignola, John Arcudi and Alex Maleev, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Friday, November 28, 2014

Black Friday Sale!


Heads up, bargain hunters - the big Black Friday Sale comes to Curious Comics today! With up to 50% off on selected items and no tax on all regularly priced items, this is one sale you won't want to miss. Happening today only at all Curious Comics locations - downtown Victoria, Langford, Nanaimo and even Curious Too GameCentral on Broad Street! See you there!

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Thanos VS The Hulk #1

One of them is an unstoppable super-powered force of mass destruction... and the other one is the Hulk! When former Infinity Watch member Pip the Troll is maneuvered into kidnapping Bruce Banner, it leads to a mad Gamma-powered rampage through the Negative Zone - and an epic confrontation between the Jade Giant and the Mad Titan!

It's a must-read new miniseries from Thanos' original creator and comic legend Jim Starlin! Look for Thanos VS The Hulk #1, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

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

ALIENS FIRE AND STONE #3
ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS #1
BALTIMORE WOLF AND THE APOSTLE #2
BATMAN ETERNAL #34
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND MIGHTY AVENGERS #2
CATWOMAN #36
DEATH OF WOLVERINE LOGAN LEGACY #5
DEATHLOK #2
DEATHSTROKE #2
ELFQUEST FINAL QUEST #6
FLASH #36
GOTHAM BY MIDNIGHT #1
NEW AVENGERS #27
NOVA #24
SCARLET SPIDERS #1
SKYLANDERS #2
SPIDER-MAN 2099 #6
SUPERIOR IRON MAN #2
SUPERMAN #36
TMNT GHOSTBUSTERS #2
TMNT ONGOING #40
TRANSFORMERS DRIFT EMPIRE OF STONE #1
TRANSFORMERS VS GI JOE #4
WOLVERINE AND X-MEN #12
X-FILES YEAR ZERO #5

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Black Friday is Coming!


November 28 is Black Friday at Curious Comics!

With tons of cool stuff at drastically reduced prices - including many items up to 50% OFF! - this is your chance to clean up on lots of cool stuff without breaking the bank. Plus, you can save the tax on all regularly priced items across the store!

This sale is on for one day only, so don't miss out - get yourself to Curious Comics on Friday November 28!

Monday, November 24, 2014

Transformers: Drift - Empire of Stone #1

Former Decepticon. Disgraced Autobot. The Transformer known as Drift is looking for a new function in life - and he may have found it in a grim mission on a distant and desolate planet. But when his old friend Ratchet turns up to try and convince him to return to the Lost Light, will Drift turn aside from his new task - or will his sense of honour demand he pursue his new goals to the bitter end?

It's an all-new miniseries from Drift's original creators, Shane McCarthy and Guido Guidi! Look for your copy of Transformers: Drift - Empire of Stone #1, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Amazing Spider-Man TP Vol 1.1

The bite of a radioactive spider may have given him amazing super-powers - but that doesn't automatically make the teenaged Peter Parker a hero. He may have learned the terrible lesson that with great power comes great responsibility, but living up to those ideals will be harder than young Peter can imagine...

Discover the hidden history of your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man with this collection of stories focusing on the webhead's first sixty days in the spandex brigade! Look for Amazing Spider-Man TP Volume 1.1: Learning to Crawl, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Angry Birds/Transformers #1

When the Transformers' Allspark crash-lands on Piggy Island, the event ushers in a bizarre new age of battle - between the Autobirds and the Deceptihogs! But when the birds' precious eggs acquire legs, weapons and a taste for mass destruction, it could mean the end of everything - bird and piggy alike!

It's the nuttiest crossover in IDW history! Look for Angry Birds/Transformers #1, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Friday, November 21, 2014

Scarlet Spiders #1

They come from different worlds. They don't always fight on the same side. But they've got at least one thing in common - they've all got spider-powers, which makes them targets of the merciless Morlun. Looking for a way to fight back, Kaine, Ben Reilly and Jessica Drew are joining forces for a mission that will take them across the Spider-Verse... and not all of them will be coming back alive!

Get your copy of Scarlet Spiders #1 when it goes on sale Wednesday November 26 at Curious Comics!

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Gotham by Midnight #1

Gotham City is a weird place... and we're not just talking about the costumed kooks who try to rob the bank every other week. Monsters, ghosts, ghouls, demons - they're real, they're here, and it's up to Jim Corrigan, Lisa Drake, Sister Justine and the rest of GCPD's Precinct 13 to oppose them.

Get ready for an atmospheric trip into the shadows of Gotham as writer Ray Fawkes and master horror artist Ben Templesmith unleash Gotham by Midnight! Look for the first issue when it hits the shelves at Curious Comics on Wednesday November 26!

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday November 19:

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #10
AVENGERS #38
AVENGERS AND X-MEN AXIS #6
AVENGERS WORLD #15 AXIS
AXIS CARNAGE #2
AXIS REVOLUTIONS #2
BATMAN 66 THE LOST EPISODE #1
BATMAN AND ROBIN #36
BATMAN ETERNAL #33
BATMAN SUPERMAN #16
BLACK WIDOW #12
BTVS SEASON 10 #9
BTVS SEASON 10 TP VOL 01
DAREDEVIL #10
DEADPOOL #37
GODZILLA CATACLYSM #4
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #21
HARLEY QUINN #12
JUSTICE LEAGUE #36
LOKI AGENT OF ASGARD #8 AXIS
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #25
NEW AVENGERS #26
PREDATOR FIRE AND STONE #2
SPIDER-WOMAN #1
SUPERGIRL #36
TOMB RAIDER TP VOL 01 SEASON OF WITCH
TRANSFORMERS PRIMACY #4
UNCANNY X-MEN #28
WONDER WOMAN #36

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Batman & Robin #36

Batman's mission to reclaim the body of his son from the surface of Apokolips is almost at an end... but with Damian Wayne now an integral part of Darkseid's Chaos Cannon - a monstrous weapon capable of death and destruction on a cosmic scale - the Dark Knight must complete his task before the device can be used to wipe uncountable innocents from the stars!

'Robin Rises' sprints toward its conclusion with Batman & Robin #36, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, November 17, 2014

Amazing Spider-Man #10

Morlun's army is cutting a swathe through the Multiverse, leaving a trail of dead Spider-powered heroes in its wake - and Spider-Ham, Silk, Ben Reilly, Spider-Girl and more are crossing dimensions and assembling an army behind the only Spider-Man to have faced the monster and lived. But can our universe's Peter Parker really lead them all to victory - or will that be a task better suited for the one, true, Superior Spider-Man?

He's baaack! Peter faces off againt the last alternate-reality Spider he wants to see as the Spider-Verse saga continues! Look for Amazing Spider-Man #10, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Supergirl #36

Supergirl is about to start a new life as a student of the mysterious Crucible Academy - a strange school responsible for training powerful beings of cosmic importance. But adjusting to her new life isn't going to be easy, especially as Kara's act-first think-later approach to super-heroism isn't going to fly with her uncompromising new instructors. Can Kara tough it out long enough to solve some of the riddles behind the Academy - or will she personally discover what grim fate awaits students who are expelled before they graduate...?

It's the perfect place to start reading the adventures of Supergirl as writers Mike Johnson and Kate Perkins kick off a brand new era! Look for your copy of Supergirl #36, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Friday, November 14, 2014

Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 10 Volume 1 TP

Faced with the mystery of the blank Vampyr book and grappling with a weird new breed of vampire menace, Xander seeks assistance from his old master - Dracula. That sounds like a good plan, right? What could possibly go wrong?

The first arc of the newest comic book season for Buffy and the gang gets collected in paperback for the first time! Get your copy of Joss Whedon's Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 10 Volume 1 TP, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Spider-Woman #1

A relentless hunter is stalking the Multiverse, and anyone gifted with spider-powers is about to be dragged into a desperate fight for survival. Jessica Drew isn't the type of person to wait for trouble to come and find her - and, with a little help from Silk, she's determined to turn things around. But is this where Spider-Woman draws the line... or has she just taken on a suicide mission?

Dennis Hopeless and Greg Land kick off a new ongoing series with Spider-Woman #1, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

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

ALL NEW CAPTAIN AMERICA #1
ANGRY BIRDS COMICS #6
AVENGERS AND X-MEN AXIS #5
AXIS HOBGOBLIN #2
BUCKY BARNES WINTER SOLDIER #2
BATGIRL #36
BATMAN #36
BATMAN ETERNAL #32
BIGGER BANG #1
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND MIGHTY AVENGERS #1
CAPTAIN MARVEL #9
DEATH OF WOLVERINE LOGAN LEGACY #4
DRIFTER #1
GUARDIANS 3000 #2
HAWKEYE VS DEADPOOL #2
ITTY BITTY COMICS THE MASK #1
JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED #6
KITCHEN #1
KLARION #2
MILES MORALES ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #7
NEW 52 FUTURES END #28
NOVA #23
PROMETHEUS FIRE AND STONE #3
RESURRECTIONISTS #1
SILVER SURFER #7
SPIDER-VERSE #1
SUPERIOR IRON MAN #1
THOR #2
TRANSFORMERS #35
WALKING DEAD #134
X-FILES SEASON 10 #18

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Captain America & the Mighty Avengers #1

Sam Wilson is the new Captain America - and since nothing says star-spangled shield-slinger like a team of loyal Avengers, he's looking for a few good heroes to back him up. But with Luke Cage just out for himself, Spider-Man in the middle of some kind of an identity crisis and the whole team reeling from the events of AXIS, Sam may have made a mistake by coming to the Gem Theater. Will Cap be able to pull this team together - or will his new mission bring him into conflict with the Mighty Avengers before he gets the chance?

Look for Captain America & the Mighty Avengers #1, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, November 10, 2014

Batman #36

A homicidal Wonder Woman drags Batman out of Old Wayne Tower and into the streets of Gotham - in time for him to face his Justice League teammates Aquaman and the Flash, both mind-controlled and determined to see him dead. That's before a deranged Superman comes crashing down out of the sky - and the Dark Knight realizes he is in the fight of his life!

The mind-bending 'Endgame' story continues! Look for your copy of Batman #36, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Superior Iron Man #1

Tony Stark wants to lead humanity into a brave new world - and he's making his case in San Francisco. Making a new form of Extremis downloadable through any smart device, Stark has begun reshaping the city into a prototype for his kind of future... but not everyone is on board with Stark's vision, and Iron Man's new direction has put him on a collision course with the Man Without Fear!

Look for your copy of Superior Iron Man #1, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, November 8, 2014

All-New Captain America #1

Unable to continue in his role as the Avengers' star-spangled adventurer, Steve Rogers has stepped down - making way for one of his best friends to take over as Captain America. But as Sam Wilson trades in his identity as the Falcon for Steve's stars and stripes, Hydra is busy uniting MODOK, Zemo, Batroc, Crossbones and more of Cap's most ruthless foes under their banner - determined to make certain the career of the new Captain America ends before it can begin!

It's a whole new chapter in the history of one of Marvel's greatest heroes! Look for All-New Captain America #1, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

New Today at Curious Comics

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

ACTION COMICS #36
ALIEN VS PREDATOR FIRE AND STONE #2
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #9
ANGEL AND FAITH SEASON 10 #8
BATMAN ETERNAL #31
BIRTHRIGHT #2
DEADPOOLS ART OF WAR #2
DEATH OF WOLVERINE LIFE AFTER LOGAN #1
DEATH OF WOLVERINE WEAPON X PROGRAM #1
DETECTIVE COMICS #36
GHOST #9
GOTHAM ACADEMY #2
GRAYSON #4
GREEN ARROW #36
GREEN LANTERN #36
HUMANS #1
JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 #11
LEGENDARY STAR LORD #5
NEW 52 FUTURES END #27
PENNY DORA & THE WISHING BOX #1
ROCKET RACCOON #5
SPIDER-VERSE TEAM UP #1
TOOTH & CLAW #1
X-MEN #21

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Death of Wolverine: Life After Logan

Teammate. Drinking buddy. Pint-sized pain in the butt. To heroes and villains across the Marvel Universe, he was all these things and more - and now that he's gone, there are plenty of people who have unfinished business with Wolverine. Time to get together, raise a glass to Logan's memory and work out their issues the old-fashioned way - with a few explosions and lots of property damage!

Say farewell to Marvel's most popular mutant character with this special self-contained issue - look for Death of Wolverine: Life After Logan, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, November 3, 2014

Action Comics #36

Dark forces are at work. Ancient horrors are stirring in the shadows. And these mystical monsters have chosen to manifest... in Smallville? As Superman scrambles to find a way to turn back the supernatural tide, the undead threaten to spill over into the rest of the world - and usher in an arcane apocalypse!

It's the first chapter of a new story - and a great place to start reading the adventures of the Last Son of Krypton! Look for Action Comics #36, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Spider-Verse Team-Up #1

Ben Reilly... Miles Morales... Gwen Stacy... Mayday Parker... Miguel O'Hara... Peter Porker... and many, many more. From alternate realities, potential future timelines and pasts that never came to be, the whole Spider-Family is uniting to face the relentless threat of Morlun - and until they win the war, no Spider will be safe!

Step into your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Verse with the beginning of a new miniseries! Look for your copy of Spider-Verse Team-Up #1, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Tooth & Claw #1

The power of magic is failing - and the wizards of the Seventeen Cities are about to embark upon an audacious plan to forge a new future for their world. Reaching into the past, they hope to summon a champion of ancient legend to save them... but what they don't know about their greatest hero will prove to be their undoing - and the grand plan to save the world of magic might just finish it off for good!

Feeling like your reading list is a little superhero-heavy? Looking for something new to shake things up a little? Then we have the book for you! Look for your copy of Tooth & Claw #1 - written by comics master Kurt Busiek and lavishly illustrated by Ben Dewey - out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

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