British Comic Shop Releases (27th May 2015) – Alan Moore’s Providence Launches, Surface Tension debuts

Providence #1: Portrait Cover

 

Here’s our guide to new comics and graphic on sale in British comic shops today (Wednesday 27th May 2015), complementing our monthly list of new British graphic novels and comic collections (May 2015 list here).

This week sees the release of Providence #1 from Avatar Press by Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows. In what’s described as his most carefully considered work in decades, Moore deconstructs all of Lovecraft’s concepts, reinventing the entirety of his work inside a painstakingly researched framework of American history. Both sequel and prequel to Moore’s Neonomicon, Providence begins in 1919 and blends the mythical visions of Lovecraft flawlessly into the cauldron of racial and sexual intolerance that defined that era on the East Coast of America.

“Every line from artist Jacen Burrows is perfectly honed to complete this immersive experience,” Avatar’s press team enthuse. “The result is a breathtaking masterpiece of sequential art that will define modern horror for this generation. Invoking a comparison it to a prior literary masterpiece is not something to be handled lightly, but in scope, importance and execution: Providence is the Watchmen of horror.”

The whole painstakingly researched project has already been written even before launch and Alan has designed each variant cover to the book and the no-ads comic is described as “his most fully-realized vision to date.” Jacen Burrows has spent the past two years slaving over the finest detail possible on the pages.

 

Surface Tension #1 - Cover

 

Today also sees the release of Titan Comics Surface Tension #1 by Jay Gunn, described by Pat Mills as “A story for our times, written and drawn with passion”. It’s a great read, I think – check out our review here.

 

Diamond Previews #321

This week also sees the release of the new Diamond Previews June catalogue (Issue 321) trailing items on sale in August and beyond for pre-order.

Don’t forget that despite many British publishers lack of faith in full-blown cover to cover comic strip action and humour, there are still comics on sale in newsagents that still delight in bringing you such subversive delights, including The Beano, Commando, Judge Dredd Megazine, Panini’s superhero titles and VIZ, with great strips also featuring in titles such as Doctor Who MagazineDoctor Who Adventures, Titan’s Doctor Who Comic (collecting their strips from the US format titles) Mega, TOXIC and many others.

The Hachette Judge Dredd Collection is also on sale now, but you may now have to subscribe if you want to continue buying it as Part Works are not distributed in newsagents after their first few issues.

Plus, the wonderful Phoenix Comic is on sale in all Waitrose supermarkets as well as available on subscription and through its dedicated iPad app.

British Comic Publishers

2000AD/Rebellion

 

2000AD Prog 1932

 

2000AD Prog 1932

This week’s issue features a terrific cover featuring The Mighty Tharg with recycling robot and disciplinary droid, Mek-Quake – “Big Jobs!”, by digital dynamo Alex Ronald. Good to see the boss in such glory.

JUDGE DREDD // BREAKING BUD by John Wagner (writer) and Richard Elson (art)

Mega-City One, 2137 AD. Home to 50 million citizens, this urban hell is situated along the east coast of post-apocalyptic North America, where crime is rampant, poverty is rife, and unemployment is at ninety per cent. Tensions run a constant knife-edge and only the zero-tolerance Judges — empowered to dispense instant justice — can stop total anarchy. Toughest of them all is JUDGE DREDD — he is the Law! Now, former lab assistant Bud Biggard has stolen a highly powerful bracelet…

SLÁINE // PRIMORDIAL by Pat Mills (writer) and Simon Davis (art)

Albion, in a time of legend. Celtic warrior SLÁINE united the tribes of the Earth Goddess Danu and became the first High King of Ireland. After ruling for seven years, he travelled through time to fight for the Goddess in other eras before returning to save his people from the Fomorian sea devils. Now, having travelled to the Isle of Monadh to rescue Sinead from the Drune Lords, he’s being hunted by Trojan soldiers…

FUTURE SHOCKS // THE BIG HEIST by Dan Lester, David Baillie (writers) & Daniel Dwyer (art)

Out in the vast reaches of the universe, there are an infinite number of stories waiting to be told. From chronicles of the lowliest swamp denizens in backwater galaxies to the rise and fall of rulers of entire star systems, anything is possible in these twisted tales. Abandon your preconceptions, expect the unexpected, and take a trip beyond the edges of the imagination…

THARG’S 3RILLERS // COMMERCIAL BREAK by Eddie Robson (writer) & Mike Collins (art)

Three episodes, one complete, self-contained story — a condensed hit of super-charged Thrill-power beamed to you directly from the Nerve Centre! The Lake District, summer 1997. Daisy Chan, Annie Oakley and Leo McKinstry are three friends hanging out in the small town of Osterpool, where nothing very much happens. But when an unusual commercial appears on TV one July evening, they must find out where it came from…

STRONTIUM DOG // THE STIX FIX by John Wagner (writer) & Carlos Ezquerra (art)

Late 22nd century. After the Atomic Wars, many survivors were warped by the Strontium 90 fallout. These ‘mutants’ became a victimised underclass, forced into ghettos, and the only job open to them was bounty hunting. One such Search/Destroy agent, or STRONTIUM DOG, is Johnny Alpha, who was thought killed. Now, he’s found the kidnapped NKD leader Jim Jing Jong, but all is not as it seems…

NoBrow Press

 

The Hunter by Joe Sparrow - Cover

 

The Hunter Graphic Novel
Writer/Artist/Cover Artist: Joe Sparrow

At a time centuries before our own, one arrogant hunter has grown bored of sport. Only the legends of a mythical beast excite him now, but when he goes hunting for the thing, he quickly discovers that he is outmatched. Because this beast is composed of the animals he’s previously killed, and it is most certainly out for revenge.

Read Antony Esmond’s Preview

 

Vacancy by Jen Lee (NoBrow Press)

 

Vacancy
Writer/Artist/Cover Artist: Jen Lee

In a disheveled and ransacked backyard, a dog named Simon has been forgotten by his owners. Simon contemplates breaking free and eventually partners up with a raccoon and a deer who take him into the woods for an adventure! It doesn’t take long for our bespectacled canine to realize he might be quite ready to live in the wild!

Titan Comics

 

Light and Darkness War - Titan Cover

Light & Darkness War Hard Cover (Mature Readers)
Writer: Tom Veitch (A/CA) Cam Kennedy

Helicopter pilot Lazarus Jones is consumed with survivor guilt and remorse after his crew is killed in Vietnam.

Spiraling into depression and alcoholism, Laz crosses the threshold between life and death, only to find himself battling once more alongside his lost comrades, in the ultimate war between Good and Evil…

Read Our Review

 

Scarlett Couture #2

 

Scarlett Couture #2  (Variant Covers)
Writer, Artist and Cover Artist: Des Taylor

Things are heating up for Scarlett Carver, secret agent and fashion heiress. Having rescued a kidnap victim and escaped an explosion by the skin of her teeth, Scarlett finds the clock is ticking if she is going to discover exactly who is behind the murders of seemingly innocent models – and what it is that they want!

 

Surface Tension #1 -Cover C

Surface Tension #1 (Variant Covers)
Writer, Artist and Cover Artist: Jay Gunn

Months after mysterious corals drew 99% of humanity into the sea, a band of survivors ekes out a hollow existence on a remote British island. When two people are cast up on the beach, completely blue, but very much alive, the island is thrown into turmoil. What caused the mass extinction event? How did these two return from the deep, when billions died? Most importantly, what is the coral, and what does it want with the Earth? The oceans have never seemed so threatening!

Read Our Review

US Comic Publishers

Dark Horse Comics

Captain Midnight #23
Conan The Avenger #14
Elfquest Final Quest #9
Fight Club 2 #1
Frankenstein Underground #3

 

Grindhouse Drive In Bleed Out #5

 

Grindhouse Drive In Bleed Out #5 (Mature Readers)
Writer: Alex De Campi Artist: Afua Richardson Cover Artist: Francesco Francavilla

“Lady Danger: Agent of B.O.O.T.I. PT 1: SUPERFLY SUPER SPY!
It had to happen! Grindhouse goes blaxploitation! When the US has trouble overseas, it sends the Bureau of Organized Terrorism Intervention’s top agent: Lady Danger. But when the Bulletproof Bae falls afoul of a Thai drug lord with ties to the CIA, of course the established US security agencies will help the upstart, mostly black B.O.O.T.I. defend itself, right? Right?!”


Halo Escalation #18
Mister X Razed #4
Order Of The Forge #2 (Mature Readers)
Pastaways #3
Savage Sword Of Conan Trade Paperback Volume 19


 

Tomb Raider #16

Tomb Raider #16
Writer: Rhianna Pratchett Artist: Derliz Santacruz, Andy Owens Cover Artist: Andy Park

From the writer of the 2013 Tomb Raider video game-Rhianna Pratchett!
Lara finds a missing child in a seemingly haunted jungle who leads her to the organization holding her friend hostage! Can Lara infiltrate their stronghold and rescue her friend?


Tony Takezaki’s Neon Genesis Evangelion Trade Paperback


 

DC Comics

Batgirl Trade Paperback Volume 5 Deadline (N52)
Batman 66 #23
Batman Adventures Trade Paperback Volume 2
Batman Legends Of The Dark Knight Trade Paperback Volume 4
Convergence #8 (Note Price)
Convergence Action Comics #2
Convergence Blue Beetle #2
Convergence Booster Gold #2


 

Convergence Crime Syndicate #2

 

Convergence Crime Syndicate #2
Writer: Brian Buccellato Artist/Cover Artist: Phil Winslade

STARRING HEROES FROM CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS! The Crime Syndicate from the past and the heroes from the farthest future of DC One Million clash on the Convergence battlefields!

This extra-sized issue includes a sneak peek at what’s coming up in the DC Universe!


Convergence Detective Comics #2
Convergence Infinity Inc #2


Convergence Justice Society Of America #2

 

Convergence Justice Society Of America #2
Writer: Dan Abnett Artist: Tom Derenick & Various

STARRING HEROES FROM CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS! The original Justice Society is powered up and ready to fight the Weaponers of Qward – but with youth and power comes the ultimate cost!

This extra-sized issue includes a sneak peek at what’s coming up in the DC Universe!

 

Convergence Plastic Man Freedom Fighters #2

 

Convergence Plastic Man Freedom Fighters #2
Writer: Simon Oliver Artist: John McCrea Cover Artist: Hilary Barta

STARRING HEROES FROM CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS! The fantastic Plastic Man and the Freedom Fighters take the battle to the Earth-X Nazis and the robot super heroes from Futures End!

This extra-sized issue includes a sneak peek at what’s coming up in the DC Universe!


Convergence Shazam #2
Convergence World’s Finest Comics #2
Effigy #5 (Mature Readers)


He Man The Eternity War #6

 

He Man The Eternity War #6
Writer: Dan Abnett Artist/Cover Artist: Pop Mhan

Actions have consequences! He-Man is learning this lesson through visions of Eternia’s future. It is thirty years after He-Man defeated Hordak, but Eternia is a far from tranquil place. Is this a future that is written in stone? Or will He-Man be able to choose the correct path to peace on Eternia?


Injustice Gods Among Us Year Four #2


 

Multiversity Pax Americana Directors Cut #1

 

Multiversity Pax Americana Directors Cut #1
Writer: Grant Morrison (A/CA) Ivan Reis, Joe Prado

This issue is written by Grant Morrison, with art and cover by Frank Quitely. It spotlights Quitely pencil artwork, and the Multiverse poster designed by Rian Hughes from Grant Morrison’s notes! Also included are preliminary character designs by Morrison and Quitely, and more!

Sandman Overture #5

 

Sandman Overture #5 (of 6) (Mature Readers)
Writer: Neil Gaiman (A/CA) J. H. Williams

The fate of the entire universe hangs in the balance when Dream finally gets his mother’s full attention. Magic, joy, war and heartbreak are brought to life on the pages with epic luminosity in the penultimate issue of THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE.
This issue is also offered as a combo pack edition with a redemption code for a digital download of this issue.


Suiciders #4 (Mature Readers)


 

IDW Publishing

Edward Scissorhands #8 Whole Again
Edward Scissorhands Trade Paperback Volume 1 Parts Unknown
Fly Outbreak #3
GI Joe A Real American Hero #212 2nd Printing
GI Joe A Real American Hero #213 2nd Printing
GI Joe Complete Collected Hard Cover Volume 7
Godzilla Rulers Of The Earth #24
Indestructible Stingray #1
Infinite Loop #2
Jem & The Holograms #2 Plugged In Ed 2nd Printing


 

Judge Dredd #30

Judge Dredd #30
Writer: Duane Swierczynski Artist/Cover Artist:Nelson Daniel

“Crowd Control,” conclusion. Former Chief Justice Cal has been sentenced to hard labor on the prison moon Titan-Dredd finds himself torn between saving longtime partner Judge Anderson and upholding the law.

Knight Rider Trade Paperback Volume 1
October Faction #7
Powerpuff Girls Super Smash-Up #5
Ragnarok #5
TMNT Ghostbusters Directors Cut
TMNT Ongoing #45 2nd Printing
TMNT Ongoing #46
TMNT Ongoing (Idw) Collected Hard Cover Volume 1
Transformers More Than Meets Eye #41


 

Image Comics

Black Science #13 2nd Printing (Mature Readers)

 

CBLDF Presents Elephantmen Shots #1 Cover A

CBLDF Presents Elephantmen Shots #1 Cover B

 

CBLDF Presents Elephantmen Shots #1 (Variant Covers)
Writer: Richard Starkings Artist: Doug Braithwaite & Various Cover Artist: Tim Sale

Collecting all the special ELEPHANTMEN strips from HERO COMICS, LIBERTY COMICS, and THE THOUGHT BUBBLE ANTHOLOGY to benefit The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. Features the hard-to-find JUDGE DREDD, STRONTIUM DOG, and MARINE MAN crossovers.


Chew #49 (Mature Readers)
Deadly Class #13 (Mature Readers)
Genius Trade Paperback Volume 1
Invincible #120
Invisible Republic #3 (Mature Readers)
Material #1 (Mature Readers)
Outcast By Kirkman & Azaceta #6 2nd Printing (Mature Readers)
Outcast By Kirkman & Azaceta #9 (Mature Readers)
Pisces #2 (Mature Readers)
Postal #4 (Variant Covers)
Sex #21 (Variant Covers)
Sons Of The Devil #1 (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)
They’re Not Like Us #6 (Mature Readers)
Wayward #8 Cvr A (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)


Marvel Comics

All New Hawkeye #3


 

All New Invaders Trade Paperback Volume 3 Martians Are Coming

All New Invaders Trade Paperback Volume 3 Martians Are Coming
Writer: James Robinson Artist: Steve Pugh & Various Cover Artist: Steve Pugh

Jim Hammond, the original Human Torch, has been driven mad by recent events – and now it’s up to Namor to stop his rampage! And in England, Spitfire and Union Jack must face a different kind of Invader – one from another world! In 1917, several World War One heroes banded together to battle Martians – and now the invading aliens are back! As the Winter Soldier dispatches the all-new Invaders to help Spitfire, Tanalth the Pursuer seeks answers – and Toro emerges from his Inhuman cocoon with dangerous new powers! Can the all-new Captain America help him navigate his rebirth? Killraven, the Eternals and the Inhumans guest-star as the Invaders struggle to solve the mystery of the Martian invasion! Plus: The team faces Lash and a neo-Nazi threat, but what do they want with Toro and the Iron Cross? Collecting ALL-NEW INVADERS #11-15.


Big Thunder Mountain Railroad #3
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad #3 Crosby Connecting C
Black Widow #18
Deadpool Classic Trade Paperback Volume 11 Merc With Mouth
Deadpool Trade Paperback Volume 8 All Good Things


 

Deathlok Trade Paperback Volume 1 Control Alt Delete

Deathlok Trade Paperback Volume 1 Control Alt Delete
Writer: Nathan Edmondson (A/CA) Mike Perkins

A medic who travels to war zones to heal the wounded, Henry Hayes has no idea that when he’s in the field, he is activated by the mysterious Biotek group and becomes the ultimate weapon of assassination and war: Deathlok! But now, other parties good and bad are taking an interest in him. Deathlok tackles globetrotting missions including racing the clock in the Philippines; infiltrating a hostage situation in Stuttgart, Germany; taking on an aerial assault on a battlefield; and even stopping an airplane in mid-flight! Meanwhile, S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Andrea Hope investigates Henry Hayes, and she’ll go to an Avenger for help! As Domino finds Michael Collins, the previous Deathlok, Henry Hayes lands in the hospital while searching for his daughter! But will S.H.I.E.L.D. or Biotek track him down first? Collecting DEATHLOK (2014) #1-5 and material from ORIGINAL SINS #1.


Giant Size X-Men 40th Anniversary Hard Cover


 

Guardians 3000 Trade Paperback Volume 1 Time After TimeGuardians 3000 Trade Paperback Volume 1 Time After Time
Writer: Dan Abnett Artist: Gerardo Sandoval Cover Artist: Alex Ross

The original, classic Guardians of the Galaxy return! Vance Astro, Yondu, Martinex, Starhawk and Charlie-27 fight to save the 31st century from the Badoon. But they soon discover an even worse threat! Time is collapsing, the very future is in danger, and the only possibility of salvation relies on the Guardians’ shoulders. But as the team finds themselves caught in a deathtrap, and Vance encounters a Guardian that has been wiped from all memory, they must find a doorway into the past to save the future – and that means striking a deal with the most dangerous being in the galaxy! Even with allies like Star-Lord and the last Nova, can the Guardians meet their greatest challenge: not just guarding the galaxy, but saving the universe? Collecting GUARDIANS 3000 #1-5 and material from GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (2013) #14.


Inferno #1 (Secret Wars)
Infinity Gauntlet #1 (Secret Wars)
Inhumans Attilan Rising #1 (Secret Wars)
Iron Fist Living Weapon #12
Marvel Universe Ult Spider-Man Web Warriors #7
Modok Assassin #1 (Secret Wars)
Nick Fury Classic Trade Paperback Volume 3 Agent Of Shield


Nightcrawler Trade Paperback Volume 2 Reborn

Nightcrawler Trade Paperback Volume 2 Reborn
Writer: Chris Claremont, Marguerite Bennett Artist/Cover Artist: Todd Nauck

Not long ago, Nightcrawler was dead. Now, Kurt Wagner struggles to find his place in the land of the living once again. But ever since his best friend Wolverine died, that struggle is much more difficult! Nightcrawler tries to honor Wolverine’s legacy by carrying on as a teacher and an X-Man. But Bloody Bess has other plans for him – and Nightcrawler finds himself in over his head when the Shadow King attacks! Haunted by lost loved ones, Nightcrawler must try to overcome the darkness in his soul to protect those nearest and dearest to him – and prevent the Shadow King’s influence from spreading across the multiverse! But will he take his one-man war too far? Nightcrawler has believed that Heaven cast him out because his work on Earth wasn’t finished. Now, he may just finish it! Collecting NIGHTCRAWLER (2014) #7-12.


Nova #31
Old Man Logan #1 (Secret Wars)


 

Secret Wars 2099 #1

Secret Wars 2099 #1 (Secret Wars)
Writer: Peter David Artist: Will Sliney Cover Artist: Dave Rapoza

When everything ends, it’s time to go back to the future. Revisit the world of 2099 and see it a whole new light, as characters who have never been seen before make their first appearances – including the AVENGERS 2099. Can the ideal of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes survive in a world where mega-corporations rule with an iron fist?


Secret Wars Journal #1 (Secret Wars)
S.H.I.E.L.D. #6


 

Star Wars #2 Cassaday 4th Printing Variant

 

Star Wars #2 Cassaday 4th Printing Variant
Writer: Jason Aaron Artist/Cover Artist: John Cassaday

From Marvel Comics. The greatest space adventure of all time continues! The Rebel assault on Cymoon 1 continues! Luke Skywalker — cornered by Darth Vader! Han, Leia, and the others — trapped!


Thanos Vs Hulk Trade Paperback


 

Uncanny Avengers Ultron Forever #1

Uncanny Avengers Ultron Forever #1
Writer: Al Ewing (A/CA) Alan Davis

• The time-spanning epic comes to a senses-shattering finish!
• Asgardia’s Avengers versus the massed forces of Ultron! Can the Avengers triumph – or will evil re-take the throne of Odin?
• Plus – the dark secret of Doctor Doom! And who is… Earth’s Last Avenger?

 

Where Monsters Dwell #1

Where Monsters Dwell #1
Writer: Garth Ennis Artist: Russell Braun Cover Artist: Frank Cho

GARTH ENNIS returns to Marvel Comics proper and he’s bringing his The Boys collaborator Russ Braun along with him! Fighter planes and dinosaurs collide in this raucous tale that starts with the classic Marvel character Phantom Eagle and digs much deeper!


Wolverines Trade Paperback Volume 2 Claw Blade And Fang


 

Other Publishers

Adventure Time #40
Air Gear Omnibus Graphic Novel Volume 5 (Mature Readers)
Aquarion Evol Graphic Novel Volume 2
Archie Funhouse Jumbo Comics Double Digest #15
Bart Simpson Comics #96
Big Trouble In Little China #11
Black Hood #4 Reg Francavilla Cvr (Mature Readers)
Bravest Warriors Tales Holo John #1
Captain Canuck 2015 Ongoing #1
Capture Creatures #4 Main Cvrs
Cardfight Vanguard Graphic Novel Volume 6
Carpe Noctem #2 (Mature Readers)


 

Crossed Badlands #73 London Art Deco Cover

 

Crossed Badlands #73 London Art Deco Cover (Mature Readers)
Writer: David Hine Artist: Nahuel Lopez Cover Artist: Michael DiPascale

London gets a frightful dose of Crossed in this extremely limited edition cover that was previously only available at London Comic Con. Limited to just 350 copies!


Curb Stomp #4
Dark Gods #6 (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)


 

Divinity #1 4th Printing

 

Divinity #1 4th Printing
Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Trevor Hairsine Cover Artist: Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic

From Valiant Entertainment. From New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt (The Valiant, Mind MGMT) and blockbuster artist Trevor Hairsine (X-Men: Deadly Genesis) comes a shocking new vision of 21st century science fiction in an all-new prestige format limited series. At the height of the Cold War, the Soviet Union – determined to win the Space Race at any cost – green lit a dangerously advanced mission. They sent a man farther into the cosmos than anyone has gone before or since. Lost in the stars, he encountered something unknown. Something that … changed him. Long thought lost and erased from the history books, he has suddenly returned, crash-landing in the Australian Outback. The few that have been able to reach him believe him to be a deity – one who turned the scorched desert into a lush oasis. They say he can bend matter, space, and even time to his will. Earth is about to meet a new god. And he’s a communist. How long can it be before the first confrontation between mankind and Divinity begins?

 

Divinity #2 2nd Printing

Divinity #2 2nd Printing
Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Trevor Hairsine, Ryan Winn Cover Artist: Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic

From Valiant Entertainment. New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt and blockbuster artist Trevor Hairsine unleash an all-new chapter of the year’s most powerful science fiction saga! Can the world withstand its first confrontation with a being of god-like proportions? A Soviet cosmonaut — seemingly imbued with the powers of a god — has taken up residence in the Australian Outback. Some think him to be a savior … while others believe he will usher in a new Communist Age … Now the rest of the world’s powers must decide for themselves — will the enigmatic Divinity offer his hand in friendship or will Earth’s heroes find themselves helpless against the wrath of the divine?

 

Divinity #4

Divinity #4 (Variant Covers)
Writer: Matt Kindt Artist: Trevor Hairsine Cover Artist: Jelena Kevic-Djurdjevic

This is it! The mind-bending, reality-altering reveal of what happened to turn a long-lost Russian cosmonaut into the godlike being known as DIVINITY!

But there are some things even gods can’t do – a lesson that DIVINITY may not learn easily. Can the super-powered heroes of the world contain the rage of a mad god? The earth-shattering conclusion to Matt Kindt and Trevor Hairsine’s sci-fi epic will have long-term ramifi cations for the entire Valiant Universe!


Fubar Mother Russia #2 (Mature Readers)
Future Proof #5
Garfield Show Graphic Novel Volume 5
Garfield Show Hard Cover Vol 05
Garfield Trade Paperback Volume 6
Grimm’s Fairy Tales Age Of Darkness Trade Paperback Volume 5
Grimm’s Fairy Tales Snow White 10th Anniversary Special #1 (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)
Grimm’s Fairy Tales Tales Of Terror #11 (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)
God Is Dead #36 (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)
Godkiller Walk Among Us #5 (Mature Readers)
Gold Digger Warnerd Of Mars Trade Paperback (Mature Readers)
Hellbreak #3 (Mature Readers)
Hoax Hunters 2015 #3 (Mature Readers)
Infinite Bowman Gn (Mature Readers)
John Carter Warlord #7 (Mature Readers)
Kids Of The Round Table #1
King Flash Gordon #4
King Prince Valiant #2
Knights Of The Dinner Table #220
Lady Death (Ongoing) #16 Calgary Comic Con Set (Mature Readers)
Lady Death (Ongoing) #18 Steampunk Set (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)
Legend Graphic Novel
Life After #10 (Mature Readers)
Louise Brooks Detective Hard Cover
Mayday #2 (Mature Readers)
Mighty Titan #5
Munchkin #5
Nutmeg #3
Parts Unknown Graphic Novel Volume 1
Path Of Exile Trade Paperback Volume 1 Origins
Pirate Eye Exiled From Exile Trade Paperback
Pokemon Ranger & The Temple Of Sea
Pokemon Zoroark Master Of Illusions Graphic Novel
Pope Hats #4 (Mature Readers)


 

Providence #1 - Wrap Cover

Providence #1 (Variant Covers, Mature Readers)
Writer: Alan Moore Artist/Cover Artist: Jacen Burrows

Meticulously produced, this is a sequential masterpiece that will serve as important a call to the next generation of comic book writers as Watchmen did 30 years ago: this is a definitive demonstration of just how good a comic book can be. Available with Regular, Pantheon, Portrait, Dreamscape Wraparound, Women of HPL, and a special Ancient Tome Incentive cover, all by collaborator Jacen Burrows.


Red Sonja #16
Red Ten #7 (Mature Readers)
Sabrina #3
Seven Deadly Sins Graphic Novel Volume 8
Silent Voice Graphic Novel Volume 1
Sithrah Hard Cover
Sonic Universe #76
Sons Of Anarchy Ltd Edition Hard Cover Vol 01 (Mature Readers)
Swords Of Sorrow Masquerade Kato Special
Tarot Witch Of The Black Rose #92 (Mature Readers)
The Valiant Trade Paperback


Tower Chronicles Dreadstalker #10

Tower Chronicles Dreadstalker #10
Writer: Matt Wagner (A/CA) Simon Bisley

Tower goes to Hell! In this issue, Tower and Alicia must descend into the depths of fear itself, venturing into a netherworld of torment and damnation. What awaits them down below? An unforgettable journey into darkness begins here!

 

Uber #23 - London Limited Edition Cover

 

Uber #23 (Variant Cover, Mature Readers)
Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist: Daniel Gete Cover Artist: Canaan White

The Axis displays their powerful advantage on this limited edition cover that was previously only available at London Comic Con. Limited to just 350 copies.

 

Uber #25

Uber #25
Writer: Kieron Gillen Artist/ Cover Artist: Daniel Gete

Gillen and Gete return to the war in the Pacific as we revisit the state of Japan. With the failed atomic weapon, the decisive end in the Pacific has not been found and the grinding war of attrition takes a vast toll on both sides. The superhuman advantage of Japan is equaled in many ways by the firepower advantage of the USA. So the bodies continue to pile to the heavens… Available with Regular, Wraparound, War Crimes, and Blitzkrieg Covers by Daniel Gete, and a Propaganda Poster Cover by Michael DiPascale.


Usagi Yojimbo Trade Paperback Volume 2 Samurai
Vacancy One Shot
Vamplets Nightmare Nursery #3 Main Cvr
Vamplets Nightmare Nursery #3 Middleton Cvr
Yotsuba & ! Graphic Novel Volume 1 Newer Printing
You Don’t Say Gn
Zombie Tramp Vs Vampblade #1 Main Cvr (Mature Readers)


 

Magazines

Comic Shop News #1458
Doctor Who Special #40
Fangoria #341
Hobby Japan Apr 2015
Horrorhound #53
Screem #30 Newsstand Ed
Screem #30 Px Ed


Books

Accel World Novel Volume 1 Kuroyukihimes Return
Accel World Novel Volume 2 Red Storm Princess
Attack On Titan Before The Fall Kyklo Novel
Figure Fantasy Pop Culture Photography Of Daniel Picard
Goldmine Record Album Price Guide 8th Edition
Heavenly Nostrils Chronicle Graphic Novel Volume 2 Unicorn On A Roll
I Am Princess X Ya Novel Hard Cover Volume 1
Modern Vintage Pin Up Photography Of Marilee Caruso Hard Cover (Mature Readers)
Strip For Murder Trade Paperback
Superheroes On World Screens Hard Cover
Vhs Video Cover Art 1980s To Early 1990s Hard Cover
Walking Dead Novel Soft Cover Volume 5 Descent
Warhammer 40k Ghostmaker Soft Cover
Who Beyond 50 Celebrating Five Decades Of Doctor Who Soft Cover


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