Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Convergence #0

The immoral genius Brainiac is famous for trapping the people of Kandor in a bottle - but he didn't stop there. Over the years, Brainiac has built a collection of cities and people harvested from defunct timelines and destroyed worlds, locking them away in a realm outside of time and space. But what is Brainiac hoping to achieve with this experiment? More importantly, will any of his subjects survive the experience?

Characters from all across DC's history are returning in a new reality-bending crossover event! Look for DC's Convergence #0, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 30, 2015

The Witcher: Fox Children #1

Stranded with the crew of a cursed ship, Geralt must face horrible secrets, supernatural storms and the rage of the mysterious Fox Mother. It's an encounter that could spell the end of Geralt's career as a monster hunter - not to mention the end of his life!

The dark fantasy epic launches a new comic series with The Witcher: Fox Children #1, out Wednesday April 1 at Curious Comics!

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Meet Chip Zdarsky!

Today's the day! We are proud to welcome Chip Zdarsky - the talented artist of the smash-hit 'Sex Criminals' series & writer behind Marvel's best-selling new 'Howard the Duck' series - to Curious Comics!

Chip will be signing books, meeting his fans & talking comics at our downtown Victoria location from 2-4 PM today.

Plus - the first 25 people in line at 2 PM will get a free signed copy of Image Firsts: Sex Criminals #1! Come down and help us welcome this award-winning comic creator to Victoria!

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Meet comic artist Chip Zdarsky!

Sex Criminals is 'wonderfully appealing' (Slate) & 'something very close to perfection' (IGN)! Meet Chip Zdarsky, the artist behind this smash hit series, when he visits Curious Comics Victoria tomorrow afternoon from 2:00-4:00 PM - where the first 25 people in line will get a free signed copy of Image Firsts: Sex Criminals #1!

Friday, March 27, 2015

Meet comic creator Chip Zdarsky!

Chip Zdarsky's Howard the Duck is an 'impressive debut' (CBR) & 'an instant hit' (IGN)! Don't miss your chance to meet comic writer Chip Zdarsky when he visits Curious Comics Victoria this Sunday afternoon from 2:00-4:00 PM - where the first 25 people in line will get a free signed copy of Sex Criminals #1!

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Meet Chip Zdarsky @ Curious Comics!

Clear your calendars cause we are giving away FREE signed comics on Sunday March 29th! We will be giving away a copy of the Image Firsts Sex Criminals #1 signed by our guest Chip Zdarsky to the first 25 people in line to meet Chip at 2PM.

Hope to see you all there!

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 25:

ADVENTURE TIME #38
AMAZING X-MEN #18
ANGRY BIRDS #9
BATMAN 66 #21
BATMAN AND ROBIN #40
BATMAN ETERNAL #51
BIG THUNDER MOUNTAIN RAILROAD #1
CATWOMAN #40
CONAN RED SONJA #3
CONAN THE AVENGER #12
DAREDEVIL #14
DARK TOWER DRAWING THREE HOUSE CARDS #1
DARTH VADER #3
DEADPOOL #44
DEATHLOK #6
DEATHSTROKE #6
DOCTOR WHO: THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR #10
ELFQUEST FINAL QUEST #8
FLASH #40
GOTHAM ACADEMY #6
GOTHAM BY MIDNIGHT #5
GUARDIANS 3000 #6
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #25
HALO ESCALATION #16
INHUMAN #13
JEM & THE HOLOGRAMS #1
JOE FRANKENSTEIN #2
LEGENDARY STAR LORD #10
MUNCHKIN #3
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDS FOREVER #15
NEMO: RIVER OF GHOSTS HC 
NEW AVENGERS #32
NIGHTCRAWLER #12
NOVA #28
PASTAWAYS #1
PREVIEWS #319 APRIL 2015
RED SONJA #15
UNCANNY X-MEN #32
WALKING DEAD #139
WOLVERINES #12

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #10

The mysterious corporation called SERVEYOUinc has been battling the Doctor and his companions throughout history, opposing the time travelers wherever the TARDIS lands... so the Doctor came up with what he thought was the perfect way to deal with them, and purchased a controlling share of the company in a hostile takeover. But SERVEYOUinc isn't finished yet, and it will take the combined efforts of Alice, Jones and ARC to pull the Doctor out of the jaws of one final trap...

All of time and space is waiting for you to explore it in the ongoing Doctor Who comic series! Look for your copy of Doctor Who: The Eleventh Doctor #10, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 23, 2015

The Walking Dead #139

The confrontation with the strange group of survivors called the Whisperers has ended with an unexpected sacrifice - and Rick will have to make some tough decisions about what to do next.

The best-selling zombie apocalypse phenomenon is about to begin a brand-new story arc, giving fans of the TV series and the graphic novels a chance to jump in on the monthly comic! Look for your copy of The Walking Dead #139, out this Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Meet Chip Zdarsky!

Just one week until writer/artist Chip Zdarsky lands at Curious Comics Victoria!

Chip Zdarsky - artist of the hit Sex Criminals, writer of Marvel's best-selling Howard the Duck and one of the funniest men in comics - will be signing books and meeting his fans at Curious Comics in downtown Victoria on Sunday March 29 from 2-4 PM.

Come down and help us welcome Chip to Victoria!



Saturday, March 21, 2015

Black Vortex Chapters 7, 8 & 9




Creating chaos and conflict wherever it goes, the power of the Black Vortex has pushed the Guardians of the Galaxy and the X-Men to their limits and brought a potential apocalypse to the Kree homeworld... or at least it did until the Human Rocket stole the ancient device and took off with it!

It's a hat trick of outer space adventure as the Black Vortex epic crosses over into Guardians of the Galaxy #25, Nova #28 and The Legendary Star-Lord #10 - all three arriving next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Friday, March 20, 2015

Big Hero 6 Volume 1 GN

Boy genius Hiro Hamada teams up with his friends Honey Lemon, GoGo, Wasabi, Fred and his big brother's experimental healthcare robot to form San Fransokyo's newest super-hero team - Big Hero 6!

The hit Disney animated movie comes to your bookshelf with the debut of the English language version of the Big Hero 6 Manga! Look for Big Hero 6 Volume 1 GN, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Jem & The Holograms #1

Jerrica Benton isn't just the owner and manager of Starlight Music - she is also secretly the lead singer in the mega-star pop group Jem & the Holograms. But leading a double life isn't easy, and rival band The Misfits are out to take the Holograms down. Can Jerrica stay one step ahead of her enemies? Whatever she dreams up, it will have to be Truly Outrageous!

It's the 1980s all over again with the return of Jem & the Holograms! Look for your copy of the first issue when it goes on sale next week at Curious Comics!

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 18:

ALL NEW CAPTAIN AMERICA #5
ALL NEW X-MEN #39
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16.1
ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS #4
BATGIRL #40
BATGIRL ENDGAME #1
BATMAN ETERNAL #50
BATMAN SUPERMAN #20
BATWOMAN #40
BLACK WIDOW #16
BPRD HELL ON EARTH #129
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER SEASON 10 #13
CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE MIGHTY AVENGERS #6
CHRONONAUTS #1
DOCTOR WHO 12TH DOCTOR #6
EARTH 2 WORLD'S END #24
FRANKENSTEIN UNDERGROUND #1
GIANT DAYS #1
GROO FRIENDS AND FOES #3
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #3
HULK #13
INVISIBLE REPUBLIC #1
LUMBERJANES #12
MANHATTAN PROJECTS SUN BEYOND THE STARS #1
MILLENNIUM #2
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #28
NEW 52 FUTURE'S END #46
ORPHAN BLACK #2
PRINCESS LEIA #2
RED ONE #1
SILK #2
STAR TREK/PLANET OF THE APES #4
SUPERGIRL #40
SUPERMAN #39
TMNT ONGOING #44
TRANSFORMERS #39
UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #3
WOLVERINES #11
X-FILES SEASON 10 #21

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Chrononauts #1

Two brilliant inventors are about to power up the world's first time machine - and thanks to the magic of reality TV, the whole of humanity will be watching when they do it. What the world doesn't know is that these two scientists would much rather have fun than conduct dry research... and that can only help them in the ratings, right? From ancient Rome to the roaring twenties, it's must-see TV as Corbin and Danny wreak havoc across history.

Best-selling writer Mark Millar and artist Sean Murphy bring you Chrononauts #1, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, March 16, 2015

Princess Leia #2

Smugglers, farm boys and wookies take a back seat as Princess Leia Organa takes the fight to the Empire! Check out this preview of Princess Leia #2 by Mark Waid & Terry Dodson, out Wednesday March 18 at Curious Comics!





Sunday, March 15, 2015

Frankenstein Underground #1

Hounded by his tormentors, Frankenstein's Monster seeks refuge in the shadows under the Earth... where he encounters mutants, forgotten gods, the strange Heliopic Brotherhood of Ra, and other creatures who see him as little more than prey.

Mike Mignola introduces an important new element to the ever-expanding world if Hellboy and the BPRD as he brings Mary Shelley's classic creature into his own miniseries! Look for Frankenstein Underground #1, out Wednesday March 18 at Curious Comics!

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Amazing Spider-Man #16.1

The Kingpin is gone - and some of the most dangerous villains in New York are determined to take his place. Can Spider-Man and the Wraith put a stop to it before all-out gang war tears the city to pieces? Check out this preview of Amazing Spider-Man #16.1 - and get your copy at Curious Comics next Wednesday!







Friday, March 13, 2015

Top 10 Comics of the Week

Star Wars #3 tops this week's list of best-selling comics! Is your favourite on the chart?

1. Star Wars #3
2. Howard the Duck #1
3. Spider-Gwen #2
4. Amazing Spider-Man #16
5. Batman Eternal #49
6. Detective Comics Endgame #1
7. New 52 Futures End #45 
8. East of West #18
9. Thor #6
10. Walking Dead #138


Wednesday, March 11, 2015

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 11:

ACTION COMICS #40
ADVENTURE TIME MARCELINE GONE ADRIFT #3
ALL NEW X-MEN #37
ALTERED STATES: RED SONJA ONE-SHOT
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN SPECIAL #1
ANT-MAN #3
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT #1
BATMAN ETERNAL #49
BILL & TED'S MOST TRIUMPHANT RETURN #1
CAPTAIN MARVEL #13
CONSTANTINE #23
DEADPOOL #43
DETECTIVE COMICS ENDGAME #1
DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE #483
FANTASTIC FOUR #644
HELLBREAK #1
HELP US GREAT WARRIOR #2
HOWARD THE DUCK #1
MILES MORALES ULTIMATE SPIDER-MAN #11
MS MARVEL #13
NEW AVENGERS #31
NEW SUICIDE SQUAD #8
NINJAK #1
NOVA ANNUAL #1
PATHFINDER ORIGINS #2
SOUTHERN CROSS #1
SPAWN RESURRECTION #1
SPIDER-GWEN #2
SPIDER-MAN 2099 #10
SPIDER-MAN AND THE X-MEN #4
STAR WARS #3
SURFACE #1
THOR #6
WALKING DEAD #138
WOLVERINES #10

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Howard the Duck #1

He is The Collector - an ancient alien being obsessed with gathering unusual artifacts and lifeforms from around the universe. And his most recent acquisitions - Howard the Duck and Rocket Raccoon - aren't exactly happy about being on his shopping list. Can the angriest duck on Earth team up with the most dangerous raccoon in the galaxy long enough to escape one of the Elders of the Universe?

Steve Gerber's classic character returns with an all-new series by writer Chip Zdarsky and artist Joe Quinones! Look for your copy of Howard the Duck #1, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Make sure you get your copy before Chip Zdarsky's book signing at Curious Comics Victoria on Sunday March 29!

Monday, March 9, 2015

Amazing Spider-Man #16

The advanced security protocols at Parker Industries were designed to repel any living thing... yet something sinister has managed to infiltrate the building, and is stalking the staff. Can Peter get to the bottom of this mystery - or is Parker Industries about to be destroyed from the inside out?

It's the perfect place to start reading as a new story arc begins in Amazing Spider-Man #16! Check out this preview & look for your copy this Wednesday at Curious Comics!





Saturday, March 7, 2015

Top Ten Comics of the Week

Check out our top ten comics of the week! Is your favourite book on the list?

1. Princess Leia #1 - Marvel Comics 
2. Saga #26 - Image Comics 
3. Batman Eternal #48 - DC Comics 
4. Guardians Team-Up #1 - Marvel Comics 
5. Detective Comics #40 - DC Comics 
6. Descender #1 - Image Comics 
7. New 52 Futures End #44 - DC Comics 
8. Wolverines #9 - Marvel Comics
9. All-New Hawkeye #1 - Marvel Comics 
10. Nameless #1 - Image Comics


Friday, March 6, 2015

Spawn Resurrection #1

Al Simmons has reclaimed his role as Spawn, and is back on the streets of New York - but there is a war coming that could put the conflict between Heaven and Hell in the shade. Can even a Hellspawn prevent the apocalypse?

New powers, new enemies, a new mission and the start of a new era as the original Spawn returns! Look for Spawn Resurrection #1 from writer Paul Jenkins and artist Jonboy, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Avengers: Age of Ultron Trailer

It's Marvel movie mayhem as Ultron and the Avengers trash the place in the new trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron! Plus, your first look at the Vision is waiting for you at the very end. Pretty cool! :)

http://curiouscomics.com/tv.html

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

New Today at Curious Comics

Highlights of new arrivals expected at Curious Comics on Wednesday March 4:

ALL NEW HAWKEYE #1
ANGEL AND FAITH SEASON 10 #12
ANGELA: ASGARD'S ASSASSIN #4
AVENGERS #42
AVENGERS WORLD #18
BATMAN ETERNAL #48
BIG MAN PLANS #1
BLACKCROSS #1
CON JOB #1
DESCENDER #1
DETECTIVE COMICS #40
DOCTOR WHO: 11TH DOCTOR #9
DOCTOR WHO: 10TH DOCTOR #8
EARTH 2 #32
EARTH 2 WORLD'S END #22
GRAYSON #8
GREEN ARROW #40
GREEN LANTERN #40
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #1
HALOGEN #1
HARLEY QUINN #15
HELLBOY & THE BPRD #4
HULK #12
JUSTICE LEAGUE 3000 #15
LOBO #6
MIRACLEMAN #16
NEVERBOY #1
OPERATION SIN #3
PRINCESS LEIA #1
ROBERT HEINLEIN'S CITIZEN OF THE GALAXY #1
SPIDER-WOMAN #5
STAR TREK NEW VISIONS: A SCENT OF GHOSTS
STAR TREK/PLANET OF THE APES #3
WOLVERINES #9
X-MEN #25

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

All New Hawkeye #1

Two avenging archers - one ongoing series! Writer Jeff Lemire teams Clint Barton & Kate Bishop to take down a secret Hydra base in Marvel's All New Hawkeye #1. Check out this preview & get your copy at Curious Comics when it goes on sale tomorrow!

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