Friday, May 13, 2011
Wednesday's Comics!! (5-18-11)
Alpha Flight #0
Amazing Spider-Man #661
Astonishing X-Men #38
Avengers Academy #14
Batman and Robin #23
Batman: Gates of Gotham #1 (OF 5)
Batman: The Dark Knight #1 – S/O TL
Birds of Prey #11
Captain America: First Vengeance #2 (OF 4)
Darkwing Duck #12
DC Comics Presents: Batman – Dark City #1
DC HeroClix: Green Lantert – Fast Forces 6-Pack – S/O #66
DC Universe: Online Legends #8
Deadpool Max #8
Dr. Who: Fairytale Life #1 (OF 4) – S/O #6
Dr. Who: Fairytale Life #2 (OF 4)
Drums #1 (OF 4)
Generation Hope #7
GI Joe: Real American Hero #166
Green Hornet Aftermath #2
Halo: Fall of Reach - Covenant #1 (OF 4) – Shortage Replacement
Hawkeye: Blind Spot #4 (OF 4)
Heroes for Hire #7
Invincible Iron Man #504
Iron Man 2.0 #3
Knights of the Dinner Table: Black Hands 2011 (1-Shot)
Lady Death #5
Legion of Superheroes #13
Mickey Mouse #308
Namor, First Mutant Annual #1
Ozma of Oz #6 (OF 8) – S/O #103
Power Girl #24
Rocketeer Adventures #1 (OF 4)
Sherlock Holmes Year One #4
Sigil #3 (OF 4)
Silver Surfer #4 (OF 5)
Skaar, King of the Savage Land #3 (OF 5)
Star Wars: Blood Ties vol 1 TP: Tale of Jango and Boba Fett
Star Wars: Jedi – Dark Side #1
Super Dinosaur Origin Special #1
Tiny Titans #40
Ultimate Avengers vs New Ultimates #3 (OF 6) – S/O #17
Ultimate Avengers vs New Ultimates #4 (OF 6)
Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man #158 DOSM
Ultimate Iron Man II Premier HC
Uncanny X-Force #10
X-Men Giants-Size #1
X-Men: Prelude to Schism #2 (OF 04)
Young Justice #4
Alpha Flight #0 – Because YOU demanded it: Exploding out of FEAR ITSELF with an all-new series is the ORIGINAL Alpha Flight by the superstar creative team of writers Greg Pak & Fred Van Lente and artist Dale Eaglesham--with covers by the incomparable Phil Jimenez! Get in on the ground floor of this highly anticipated maxi-series with this standalone adventure by artist X: Who are Guardian, Vindicator, Sasquatch, Snowbird, Shaman, Northstar, Aurora, and Marrina? How did they become their nation's most beloved heroes? And are they strong enough to withstand their greatest challenge yet? DO YOU FEAR...YOUR COUNTRY TURNING ON YOU?
Batman: Gates of Gotham #1 (OF 5) – When a mystery as old as Gotham City itself surfaces, Batman assembles a team of his greatest detectives - including Red Robin, Owlman, I-Ching and others - to investigate this startling new enigma. As clues are discovered and the mystery deepens, Batman's team soon finds itself on a journey that explores different eras in Gotham's history and touches upon notable Gotham families including the Waynes, Kanes, and Elliotts.
This miniseries spins out of recent events in the Batman titles and sets the stage for several exciting storylines in 2011.
Additionally, this limited series touches upon mysterious story elements introduced in Grant Morrison's RETURN OF BRUCE WAYNE. Featuring many exciting Batman Family guest stars!
Drums #1 (OF 4) – In our world there exists an ancient religion with many names and many disguises: Candomble, Palo Mayombe, Santeria ... Voodoo. FBI agent Martin Irons is sent to investigate the sudden deaths of an entire gathering of followers at a ceremony, an assignment horrible enough before one of the mangled corpses rises and leads him on a sinister path. A new horror story with possesions, santeros, zombies... all set to the thunderous boom of drums!
Flashpoint #1 – Not a dream, not an imaginary story, not an elseworld. This is Flash Fact: When Barry Allen wakes at his desk, he discovers the world has changed. Family is alive, loved ones are strangers, and close friends are different, gone or worse. It's a world on the brink of a cataclysmic war - but where are Earth's Greatest Heroes to stop it? It's a place where America's last hope is Cyborg, who hopes to gather the forces of The Outsider, The Secret 7, SHAZAM!, Citizen Cold and other new and familiar-yet-altered faces! It's a world that could be running out of time, if The Flash can't find the villain who altered the time line!
Rocketeer Adventures #1 (OF 4) – The Rocketeer Flies Again! Dave Stevens unveiled the Rocketeer nearly 30 years ago to instant acclaim, and in all the years since that auspicious debut, respect for Dave's talent and his greatest creation have only continued to grow. Last year, IDW had the honor of releasing the complete Rocketeer saga in several editions, showcasing the work of this great artist as it was always meant to be seen-completely remastered, with nearly every page scanned directly from the originals and recolored by Dave's hand-picked colorist. Today we are able to celebrate Dave's talent once again, with an all-new Rocketeer anthology miniseries written and drawn by some of the finest creators in comics, and with the full cooperation of the Stevens family.
Snake-Eyes #1 – The deadliest Joe in his own title at last! Seeking justice for the deaths of CENSORED, SNAKE EYES heads to the top of the world and the Himalayan fortress of Rajah Vikrim KHALLIKHAN-a COBRA COMMANDER CANDIDATE! With only Agent Helix, Iceberg and Alpine by his side, Snake Eyes storms the miles-high refuge, confronting his most skilled foes: CENSORED & CENSORED!
Star Wars: Jedi – Dark Side #1 – Twenty-one years before the events in Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace, Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn is dispatched to prevent the outbreak of a civil war on the homeworld of his Padawan Xanatos--whose father is king. It is a mission that will lead Qui-Gon into close contact with the dark side and start him on a quest that will have a major impact on the future of the Jedi Order! Here is an opportunity for readers to get onboard a new series, set in a wild and wide-open era of the Star Wars mythos! The story of Jedi Qui-Gon Jinn's Padawan, before Obi-Wan Kenobi!