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It’s a comic convention every day of the week here at Midtown Comics, but once a year, the Jacob Javits Center transforms into New York Comic Con, turning into one of the most magical places in the world! As always, we’ll be there, providing you with the best exclusives, deals, and coverage of the ridiculously fun event.  Here’s what you NEED to know:

  • Midtown Comics is located at booth #2336 – you can’t miss it!
  • Get 20% off ALL graphic novels at the Midtown Comics booth – really, ALL of ’em!
  • Freebies while supplies last – you better hurry!
  • Prizes EVERY DAY at the event – follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram for details!
  • Cosplay events – keep an eye on our social media pages, cosplayers!
  • Exclusive apparel and covers – see below for all of the delightful details.

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Article by Enrique Varona

Article by Enrique Varona

Comic books are filled with bizarre adventures. With vindictive villains violently lashing out at the world and heroes heralding a better tomorrow, the possibilities are truly endless. Every week, some of the best artists in the world craft titanic tales through the dribble of their pen ink, with incredible imagery featured on store shelves. At Midtown Comics, we like to applaud these tremendous talents, highlighting the best covers of every week, as well as honorable mentions too good to pass up! These are our picks for the best comic book covers of the week!

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Get your copy of Trinity #1 here: http://bit.ly/2cZGvCL

Add Superman #7 to your collection here: http://bit.ly/2d4b6RE

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Article by Gregg Katzman; Trinity #1 by Francis Manapul and Steve Wands

When DC Rebirth’s Trinity series was announced, what did you immediately expect from it? You know, aside from amazing artwork, because that’s obvious whenever Francis Manapul is attached to a project. The excellent cover revealed the three iconic heroes (Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman) and several villains reflecting in Diana’s sword. I don’t know about you, but when you have a comic featuring DC’s Trinity, part of me was expecting an epic blockbuster. After all, how many times have we seen these classic heroes save the world? It’s basically what we’ve come to expect at this point. I purposely avoided previews – I wanted to go into this one totally fresh. Would this be just like the many other team-up stories that started with pure action and set incredibly high stakes? Much to my surprise, that isn’t what happened… not even close.

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Article by Enrique Varona

Article by Enrique Varona

Comics books are often likened to the modern mythology. Filled with epic adventures and engaging heroes, they are the narratives that shape the culture of the world. The characters of Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, Invincible, and many others have become some of the most recognizable images around the globe. Each week, artists create tremendous covers that celebrate these valiant icons, engaging readers new and old with their work. At Midtown Comics, we aim to honor these fine creators by highlighting a few of our favorite covers every week, as well as some sensational honorable mentions. Here is the gallery for this coming Wednesday.

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This year, Midtown Comics is celebrating Batman Day – which is Saturday, September 17th – the best way possible: an all-star signing! Brilliant Batman creators Frank Miller, Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo, AND Tom King will all be at one table on the big day, signing comics for some very lucky fans! Want to attend this epic event? All you need to do is enter the raffle below! Winners will be contacted via email on the 13th or 14th.
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Good luck, everyone! Don’t worry if you don’t win a ticket because we’re going to celebrate the Dark Knight a few other ways, too. Stay tuned!

Get Deathstroke comics & collectibles here: http://bit.ly/2bXB3Di

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Article by John Quinones

Since the news broke everyone has been going Deathstroke happy! Everything from what version of the costume they are going to use, to where the footage is being shot and how/what role is he going to play in the upcoming Batman solo film.  While that still has yet to be confirmed, we decided to go with the biggest discussion:  Who is under the mask?  Here is our top 5 list of who we think could play Deathstroke the Terminator in the DC live action universe! (PS. you may have to look some of them up!)

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