Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Welcome back to a Bombshell of a week!

The Bombshells are back in town! DC Comics are releasing their new variant covers for August, and because the first Bombshells were so nice, they decided to do it twice! Also, Marvel’s Secret Wars continues with some hit spin-off series this week, Gods & Monsters meet Wonder Woman, and Darth Vader fights off some deadly bounty hunters! Lastly, BKV continues his summer blockbuster with We Stand on Guard #2!

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The Bombshells are back on the shelves!
DC’s Bombshells variant covers were so popular the first time around, they’ve decided to bring them back for round two, starting this week with Detective Comics #43 and Green Lantern #43! In Detective Comics, Batman and his new team are after a band of thieves in Gotham City, but they’re about to develop a new weapon that will make them much harder to stop! By Brian Buccellato and Francis Manupal, with art by Fernando Blanco, and Birds of Prey Huntress Bombshells variant by Emanuela Lupacchino! Find all of the Bombshells variants here!

JLA Gods and Monsters Wonder Woman #1:
The new prequels to DC Universe’s hit movie, JLA Gods & Monsters continue this week with JLA Gods and Monsters Wonder Woman #1! Learn what happens when Bekka of the New Gods finds her Aquarian dream shattered when she encounters Doctor Psycho and the Shock Exchange! Written by Bruce Timm and J.M. DeMatteis, with art by Moritat, cover by Gabriel Hardman, variant by Darwyn Cooke! Also, now available to own on DVD, Justice League: Gods and Monsters!

Protect the streets of Gotham—Gotham City Police Badge
Now you can own your very own Gotham City Police Badge as seen in the hit Fox television series, Gotham. This replica features a chrome-plated metal badge, molded from the actual show prop! It comes attached to its own leather belt strap. Now, all you need to do is grow out your mustache and you’ll be like commissioner Jim Gordon in no time!

The Secret Wars continue:
Be on the lookout for even more Secret Wars tie-ins next week with a ton of great Marvel releases! Dan Slott and Andy Kubert continue the most controversial Spider-Man story of the year with Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows #3. There have to be some lines that even Spider-Man won’t cross, right? Also, Charles Soule and Leinil Francis Yu continue their classic Marvel storyline with Civil War #2 featuring Iron President Stark battling General Rogers in a failed attempt at peace. Also, although the Ultimate Universe has ended, that doesn’t stop Brian Michael Bendis and Mark Bagley from continuing some of your favorite storylines in Ultimate End #4! Find all of these and more next week!

Midtown exclusive Secret Wars variants continue!
Coming in September: Secret Wars #6, the Midtown Comics exclusive variant cover by John Tyler Christopher, featuring Tony Stark’s army of Iron Men! Order now! Find all of our exclusive Secret Wars covers here!

Dreamworlds, black magic bands, and Canadian pride continue!
The writer of True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, Shaun Simon, continues his totally bonkers dream-story next week with Neverboy #6! Find out what happens when Neverboy’s wife and son are caught in the chaos of his imagination collapsing in on itself! Also next week, Spinal Tap meets Ghostbusters with This Damned Band #1 from Paul Cornell and Tony Parker. Lastly, make sure to pick up Brian K. Vaughan’s new comic featuring the coolest Canadians this side of Ottawa, We Stand on Guard #2!

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