Monday, August 31, 2015

Last Day to Save!


It's the last day of the Curious Comics 27th Anniversary Sale - and your last chance to save 27% on your favourite comics, games, graphic novels, toys... everything in the store!*

Come by Curious Comics in Victoria, Nanaimo, Langford - and GameCentral in Victoria too! - before this sale is gone for good!

*except gift cards, items on hold & special orders. :)

Friday, August 28, 2015

27th Anniversary Sale - On Now!


The Curious Comics 27th Anniversary Sale is on now! That means from today until Monday August 31, you can save 27% off your favourite games, comics, graphic novels, toys - everything at Curious Comics!*

Happening at Curious Comics Victoria, Langford, Nanaimo and at Curious Too GameCentral - but only until Monday!

What's on your wish-list? :)

*Except special orders, items on hold & gift cards. :)

Thursday, August 27, 2015

27th Anniversary Sale!

Break open that piggy bank! Cash in that RRSP! It's Curious Comics' 27th Anniversary - and we feel like celebrating with a big sale!


From Friday August 28 to Monday August 31, come to any Curious Comics location and save 27% on everything in the store!* All your favourite comics, games, graphic novels, toys, supplies - 27% off, and it's happening at all four Curious Comics shops: 631 Johnson Street in Victoria, 844 Goldstream Avenue in Langford, at the Country Club Centre in Nanaimo and Curious Too GameCentral at 1319 Broad Street in Victoria.

It all starts Friday August 28 - so be sure to come in before there's nothing left on the shelves but dust bunnies and tumbleweeds!

*Except special orders, items on hold & gift cards. :)

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

New Today @ Curious Comics

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

ADVENTURE TIME #43
ANT-MAN LAST DAYS #1
AQUAMAN #43
ATTACK ON TITAN VOL 16
ATTACK ON TITAN BEFORE THE FALL VOL 5
ATTACK ON TITAN HARSH MISTRESS OF THE CITY
BATGIRL #43
BATMAN 66 #26
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT GENESIS #1
CAPTAIN MARVEL & THE CAROL CORPS #3
CIVIL WAR #3
CONAN THE AVENGER #17
CYBORG #2
DEADPOOL'S SECRET SECRET WARS #4
DEATHSTROKE #9
DOCTOR WHO: FOUR DOCTORS #3
DRIVE #1
E IS FOR EXTINCTION #3
FIGHT CLUB 2 #4
FLASH #43
GHOSTBUSTERS GET REAL #3
GODZILLA IN HELL #2
GOTHAM BY MIDNIGHT #8
GRAYSON #11
HALO ESCALATION #21
HANK JOHNSON AGENT OF HYDRA #1
HARLEY QUINN #19
HELLBOY IN HELL #7
JLA GODS & MONSTERS #3
JUSTICE LEAGUE 3001 #3
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #3
LADY MECHANIKA #0
LUMBERJANES #17
MAGNETO #21
MARVEL ZOMBIES #3
MICKEY MOUSE #3
MUNCHKIN #8
NEW MGMT #1
OLD MAN LOGAN #4
PREZ #3
SHIELD #9
SONIC UNIVERSE #79
SPAWN #255
SPIDER-WOMAN #10
STAR WARS LANDO #3
SUPERMAN #43
WALKING DEAD TP VOL 24
WE ARE ROBIN #3
X-MEN 91 #3
ZODIAC STARFORCE #1

Please note: not all items may be available at all stores. Click here to see more!

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Star Wars: Lando #3

When Lando Calrissian swiped a luxury space yacht in order to pay off his debts, he didn't know the ship actually belonged to Emperor Palpatine - or that it carried a full contingent of highly trained and very deadly Imperial Guards...

The adventures of the fastest talker in space continue with Star Wars: Lando #3, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, August 24, 2015

Last Days of Ant-Man #1

OK, universes are colliding, billions of lives hang in the balance and the world is about to end... but Ant-Man's got his own problems, thanks. Can Scott Lang take care of The Slug - the most notorious drug lord in Miami - before the sun sets on Earth for the last time?

Find out in The Last Days of Ant-Man #1, out Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Batman: Arkham Knight - Genesis #1

Even though the Clown Prince of Crime is gone, his legacy lives on in dangerous and unexpected ways - and the madness of the Joker is a vital piece of the puzzle behind the city's newest villain. Who is the Arkham Knight? Where did he come from, and what is his connection to Batman? Get the answers to all your questions with Batman: Arkham Knight - Genesis #1, out this coming Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Zodiac Starforce #1

Two years ago, a group of young girls with amazing powers came together to save the world... but now they're in high school, and time and peer pressure have combined to drive them apart. When a new threat appears and threatens the life of their former team leader, can the girls put aside their differences and become a team once again?

It's monsters, math tests and magical madness in a stand-out new series from Dark Horse Comics! Fans of Buffy the Vampire Slayer and magical-girl anime like Sailor Moon and Madoka Magica will kick themselves for missing Zodiac Starforce #1, out Wednesday August 26 at Curious Comics!

Friday, August 21, 2015

Hank Johnson, Agent of Hydra #1

Pick up the kids from school, talk to the Human Resources Department, get kicked in the head by Nick Fury - all in a day's work for Hank Johnson, Agent of Hydra! From David Mandel - executive producer of Curb Your Enthusiasm - comes the story that shines a spotlight on the life of one anonymous goon caught in the indifferent machinery of Hydra's fearsome organization.

Get your copy of Hank Johnson, Agent of Hydra #1 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 26!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

New Today at Curious Comics

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

1872 #2
ADVENTURE TIME FIONNA & CAKE CARD WARS #2
AGE OF ULTRON VS MARVEL ZOMBIES #3
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #4
ARCHIE #2
ARMOR WARS #4
BIZARRO #3
BLACK CANARY #3
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER SEASON 10 #18
CAPTAIN BRITAIN AND THE MIGHTY DEFENDERS #2
THE DEVIL IS A PART-TIMER: HIGH SCHOOL VOL 1
DOCTOR WHO: FOUR DOCTORS #2
DONALD DUCK #4.
DOOMED #3
DOCTOR FATE #3
GI JOE REAL AMERICAN HERO #217
GREEN LANTERN THE LOST ARMY #3
GUARDIANS OF KNOWHERE #3
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #10
HARLEY QUINN & POWER GIRL #3
HOUSE OF M #1
HOWARD THE HUMAN #1
INFERNO #4
INVADER ZIM #2
IS IT WRONG TO TRY TO PICK UP GIRLS IN A DUNGEON? VOL 2
ISLAND #2
JLA GODS & MONSTERS #2
JUSTICE LEAGUE #43
MARTIAN MANHUNTER #3
MEGA MAN #52
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #33
PLANTS VS ZOMBIES #3
ROBIN SON OF BATMAN #3
RUNAWAYS #3
SECRET SIX #5
SECRET WARS JOURNAL #4
SECRET WARS SECRET LOVE #1
SILK #6
SPIDER-VERSE #4
STAR WARS #8
SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN #20
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES AMAZING ADVENTURES #1
TMNT ONGOING #49
TREES #12
ULTRAMAN VOL 1
WEIRDWORLD #3
WONDER WOMAN #43
X-TINCTION AGENDA #3

Please note: not all items may be available at all locations. Click here to see more!

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #4

Annie May has grown up with the threat of the Regent hanging over her head - never able to show her special talents in public, always wary of attracting the wrong kind of attention. But Annie May is Peter Parker's little girl, and she knows that with great power comes great responsibility... and the Regent is about to learn this lesson the hard way!

Is she strong? Listen, bud - she's got radioactive blood! Annie May Parker steps up to the plate in Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #4, out tomorrow at Curious Comics!


Monday, August 17, 2015

Bravest Warriors Catbug Plush

50% cat, 50% ladybug - 100% awesome! Make some room on the sofa and stock up on Super Chinese Peanut Butter Ice Cream - because your favourite member of the Bravest Warriors family is coming to crash at your place! Just keep him away from Jelly Kid. Seriously.

Get your own Bravest Warriors Catbug Plush when he (she? it?) arrives tomorrow at Curious Comics!


Sunday, August 16, 2015

Doctor Who Trailer

The return of Doctor Who is almost here! Here's a look at the second series for Peter Capaldi's 12th Doctor, due to materialize on TV screens this September... but if you can't wait that long, drop by your local Curious and grab a few Doctor Who comics and collectibles to tide you over! :)

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Invader Zim #2

Jhonen Vasquez has resurrected his most-loved creation for hilarious new comic book adventures! Check out this preview - featuring the Galaxy's Largest Space Donut! - and get your copy of Invader Zim #2 when it arrives at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 19!


Friday, August 14, 2015

House of M #1

The Master of Magnetism has defeated all of his enemies, subjugated humanity and created a safe world for all mutantkind. But a threat is already brewing from within the House of M, and plans are in motion to topple the king from his throne...

The world belongs to Magneto - the rest of us just live here! Look for your copy of House of M #1, out next Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Star Wars #8

Young Luke Skywalker is a Jedi Apprentice without a Master... so he must take every opportunity he can find to learn about the mysteries of the Force. But what can he hope to gain by heading to the Jedi Temple on Corcuscant - the scene of Darth Vader's most infamous massacre?

A new story arc begins with Star Wars #8! Check out this sneak peek - and look for your copy when it goes on sale at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 19!


Wednesday, August 12, 2015

New Today @ Curious Comics

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

ACTION COMICS #43
A-FORCE #3
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #20.1
BATMAN #43
BATMAN/SUPERMAN #23
BOY-1 #1
CATWOMAN #43
DC COMICS BOMBSHELLS #1
DOCTOR WHO 10TH DOCTOR #14
DOCTOR WHO 11TH DOCTOR #15
DOCTOR WHO FOUR DOCTORS #1
EARTH 2 SOCIETY #3
GHOST RACERS #3
GOTHAM ACADEMY #9
GREEN ARROW #43
HARROW COUNTY #4
HOWARD THE DUCK #5
INHUMANS ATTILAN RISING #4
JLA GODS & MONSTERS #1
JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED #12
KORVAC SAGA #3
MRS DEADPOOL & THE HOWLING COMMANDOS #3
NEW SUICIDE SQUAD #11
PHONOGRAM THE IMMATERIAL GIRL #1
PLANET HULK #4
REBELS #5
SECRET WARS #5
SECRET WARS 2099 #4
SECRET WARS BATTLEWORLD #4
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #275
STAR WARS LANDO #2
STARFIRE #3
STAR-LORD & KITTY PRYDE #2
STRING DIVERS #1
UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #8
UNCLE SCROOGE #5
WALKING DEAD #145
X-FILES SEASON 11 #1
YEARS OF FUTURE PAST #4

Please note: not all items may be available at all stores. Click here to see more!

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

X-Files Season 11 #1

Fox Mulder is on the run - a fugitive from the US Government, wanted for the theft of classified secrets. But even as he and Scully try to clear his name, Mulder travels the countryside, continuing to investigate the X-Files - because if he doesn't do it, who will?

Series creator Chris Carter returns as executive producer of IDW's must-read X-Files Season 11! Check out these preview pages - and look for your copy of #1 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!


Monday, August 10, 2015

Doctor Who: Four Doctors #1

Facing a ruthless enemy hidden beyond known time and a threat that could doom the whole of reality, the Doctor has only one person he can rely on for help - himself! Featuring an the Twelfth Doctor (as played by Peter Capaldi), the Eleventh Doctor (as played by Matt Smith), the Tenth Doctor (as played by David Tennant) and the War Doctor - the lost incarnation of the Doctor as played by Sir John Hurt - this is one weekly comic book epic no Who fan will want to miss!

Written by Paul Cornell (author of the Doctor Who episodes Father's Day & Human Nature) and illustrated by Neil Edwards, you can get your copy of Doctor Who: Four Doctors #1 when it goes on sale this Wednesday at Curious Comics!

Sunday, August 9, 2015

DC Bombshells #1

Wonder Woman, Batwoman, Zatanna, Queen Mera, Supergirl - these are the super-powered heroines who fight the front-line battles of World War II! Inspired by the best-selling line of DC Direct collectible statues, look for Bombshells #1 - the first issue in a new ongoing series - when it goes on sale at Curious Comics on Wednesday August 12!

Friday, August 7, 2015

Secret Wars #5

The epic universe-breaking adventure continues with the fifth chapter of Marvel's Secret Wars! Check out this sneak peek of the opening pages - and don't forget to grab your copy of Secret Wars #5 when it arrives at Curious Comics next Wednesday!


Thursday, August 6, 2015

Undercity Boardgame Demo: August 13 & 21

Can you survive a journey into the Undercity? A brand new cooperative boardgame set in the best-selling fantasy steampunk world of the Iron Kingdoms, Undercity challenges you to take on the role of a mercenary in the Black River Irregulars, hired to solve crimes, unearth sinister conspiracies and get to the bottom of the threat lurking in the Undercity.

Check out the official demo video below - and be sure to set aside some time on Thursday August 13 or Friday August 21 to visit Curious Too GameCentral and learn to play this promising new Privateer Press boardgame!

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

New Today at Curious Comics

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

AGE OF APOCALYPSE #2 SWA
AGE OF REPTILES ANCIENT EGYPTIANS #3
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #3 SWA
ANGEL AND FAITH SEASON 10 #17 MAIN FISCHER CVR
BARB WIRE #2
BAT MITE #3
BATMAN BEYOND #3
BOBS BURGERS ONGOING #2
BUCKY BARNES WINTER SOLDIER #10
CIVIL WAR #2 SWA
CONAN TP VOL 17 SHADOWS OVER KUSH
DARK CORRIDOR #1 (MR)
DARTH VADER #8
DETECTIVE COMICS #43
FOX (DARK CIRCLE) #5
FUTURE IMPERFECT #4 SWA
GREEN LANTERN #43
GROOT #3
GUARDIANS OF KNOWHERE #2 SWA
GUARDIANS TEAM-UP #9
INFINITY GAUNTLET #3 SWA
JLA GODS AND MONSTERS WONDER WOMAN #1
JOHN FLOOD #1
JUPITERS CIRCLE #5 (MR)
MIDNIGHTER #3
MS MARVEL #17 SWA
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDS FOREVER #19
OMEGA MEN #3
PATHFINDER ORIGINS #6
RED SKULL #2 SWA
RED SONJA CONAN #1
SHADOW VOL 2 #1
SIEGE #2 SWA
SPIDER-ISLAND #2 SWA
TRANSFORMERS #44
ULTIMATE END #4 SWA
WE STAND ON GUARD #2 (MR)
WITCHER FOX CHILDREN #5

Please note: not all items may be available at all stores. Click here to see more!

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

We Stand on Guard #2

When a drought-stricken United States invades Canada with an aim to claiming some of our nice free-flowing water supply, it's down to a desperate band of Canadian freedom fighters to try and send them back over the border!

Don't miss the second chapter in the new comic book series everyone's talking about - look for your copy of We Stand on Guard #2 when it goes on sale tomorrow at Curious Comics!

Monday, August 3, 2015

Guardians of the Galaxy: The Animated Series

Star-Lord, Groot, Rocket Raccoon and more of your favourite interstellar adventurers are coming to a TV near you with the launch of Marvels' newest cartoon! Check out the new trailer for the Guardians of the Galaxy Animated Series right here:



curiouscomics.com/tv.html

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Fight Club 2 Contest!

Attention Fight Club & Chuck Palahniuk fans! Curious Comics has been chosen as a venue for a cool new Dark Horse Comics contest. Project Mayhem has sent us scratch-n-sniff book marks for the Fight Club comic. Each numbered scent on the bookmark corresponds to a clue in the issue of the same number. One random fan who has correctly identified all five scents on the bookmark will win a copy of every Fight Club 2 comic (including cover variants), FC2 swag, an autographed collector’s edition of the Fight Club novel, and the hardcover Fight Club 2 graphic novel (available June 2016). Ten randomly selected fans will win copies of the Fight Club graphic novel.

The comic book store of your choice will also win a matching set of prizes. (Of course that would be Curious Comics... right?)

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