Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Welcome back to another 3D thrill ride!

A menacing Man of Steel can be lots of fun… but not so much the one prowling about in Superman Futures End #1, as 3D covers continue from DC Comics! Scott Snyder’s epic Dark Knight tale continues in Batman Eternal! Also, you can enter to win our exclusive Death of Wolverine #1 variant signed by Charles Soule! There’s more next week, as we announce a bevy of new Midtown exclusive variant covers, a new Aliens mini-series from Dark Horse, and Marvel’s March to Axis continues!

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Superman Future’s End #1

Flash Future’s End #1

Aquaman and the Others Future’s End #1

Harley Quinn Future’s End #1

Catwoman Future’s End #1

Justice League Dark Future’s End #1

Booster Gold Future’s End #1

Red Lanterns Future’s End #1

Sinestro Future’s End #1

Star Spangled War Stories GI Zombie Futures End #1

The plot thickens with these 3D thrillers:
Double feature from Dan Jurgens! There’s a new, much darker Superman prowling the streets of Metropolis! But who the heck is he? Superman Futures End #1 is by Dan Jurgens and Lee Weeks, with a 3D cover by Ken Lashley! The Dead King leads the Others in a final assault on Atlantis to end Mera’s reign forever, in Aquaman and the Others Futures End #1, also by Jurgens, with art by Alvaro Martinez and a 3D cover by Yvel Guichet! Look for more 3D thrills from DC Comics next week!

Not in 3-D, but worth a look-see:
With riots breaking out all over Gotham City, Batman may not be able to stop the march toward martial law in Batman Eternal #25 by Scott Snyder, R.M. Guera, and Jason Fabok! A Man of Steel who has lost himself in the monster must once again go up against the first threat he ever faced as Superman, in Superman Doomed #2, by Greg Pak, Charles Soule, and Ken Lashley, with a cover by Guillem March, and a variant cover by Dan Jurgens!

Batman Eternal #25

Batman 66 #15

Superman Doomed #2

Adventures of Superman #17

New 52 Futures End #21

Batman Death of the Family book and Joker mask set:
Scott Snyder’s Batman family epic is collected here in Batman Death of the Family Book and Joker Mask set! This seminal Batman trade paperback graphic novel is paired with a replica hand-painted vinyl latex mask of The Joker that features sewn-on hair and a white elastic band. It’s written by Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV, with art and covers by Greg Capullo.

Midtown exclusive Axis #1 variant:
Axis is coming! Red Skull is building an army, Apocalypse is coming, and The Avengers and X-Men must team-up with each other and some of their greatest foes!  Along the way, Inversion changes everything! Watch out for Avengers and X-Men: AXIS #1, available October 8th with a Midtown exclusive variant cover by Mike Mayhew! In the meantime, The March to Axis continues with Loki Agent of Asgard #6, by Al Ewing, Jorge Coelho, and Lee Garbett (cover), and Magneto #10, by Cullen Bunn, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, and David Yardin (cover).

Spider-Man on the edge:
We all know what Uncle Ben told Peter about power and responsibility, but there were some secrets he kept from Peter. The climactic conclusion of Learning to Crawl happens in Amazing Spider-Man #1.5 by Dan Slott, Ramon K. Perez, and a Spiderrific cover by Alex Ross! Edge of Spider-Verse #3 is by rising star Dustin Weaver, who handles the writing as well as the art and the cover!

Death of Wolverine #1 Contest
Missed our Death of Wolverine #1 signing with Charles Soule? No worries! You can now enter to win a Midtown Exclusive J. Scott Campbell connecting variant of Death of Wolverine #1 signed by Charles Soule! Find more info here, and good luck, bub!

Amazing Spider-Man #1.5

Edge of Spider-Verse #3

Guardians of the Galaxy #19

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 TP

Magneto #10

Loki Agent of Asgard #6

New Avengers #24

Savage Wolverine #23

Storm #3

All-New Invaders #10

I <3 Midtown Comics T-Shirt Contest
Love Comics? Love New York? Love Midtown Comics? We sure hope so! Enter to win our new exclusive “I <3 Midtown Comics” T-shirts in a fun photo contest lasting from 09/05-09/19! Enter here!

New Midtown exclusive variant covers:
Make way for a multitude of magnificent Midtown exclusive variant covers due next month! New Death of Wolverine covers by J. Scott Campbell will complete our set of 4 interlocking covers. Look for Thor #1 with a Midtown cover by Paul Renaud, featuring the new female Thor that everyone’s been talking about! Check out new series launches with Sabrina #1 with a Midtown cover by J. Scott Campbell, Wytches #1, with a Midtown cover by Sean Gordon Murphy, and more!


Thor #1 by J Scott Campbell

Death Of Wolverine #1 by J Scott Campbell

Death Of Wolverine #2 by J Scott Campbell

Death Of Wolverine #3 by J Scott Campbell

Death Of Wolverine #4 by J Scott Campbell


Avengers & X-Men: AXIS #1 By Mike Mayhew

Wytches #1 By Sean Gordon Murphy

Sabrina #1 By J Scott Campbell

Dr Who 12th Doctor #1 by Karen Hallion

Dawn Vampirella #1 Midtown Exlusive Variants


Spine-tingling sci-fi horror:
New sci-fi horror from Chris Roberson (I Zombie) arrives in Aliens Fire and Stone #1! A desperate group of survivors on a rickety mining vessel hope to escape from the creatures overrunning their colony—but what horrors await in space? From Dark Horse, this new Aliens series features art by Patric Reynolds, with ominous cover art by David Palumbo, and a variant cover from Fiona Staples! Blending 2001: A Space Odyssey with Blade Runner, Roche Limit #1 is the first part of a bold sci-fi/noir trilogy by Michael Moreci, with futuristic and creepy cover art by Vic Malhotra, from Image Comics!


Roche Limit #1

A Voice in the Dark Get Your Gun #1

GI Joe #1

Outcast by Kirkman & Azaceta #4

Sex #16

Baltimore Witch of Harju #3

Cowl #5

Chew #43

Steampunk Battlestar Galactica 1880 #2

Red Sonja #12


Lone Wolf & Cub Omnibus Vol 6 TP

Maxx Maxximized Vol 2 HC

Fatale Vol 5 TP Curse The Demon

Witcher Vol 1 TP

Chronicles of Hate HC

Crow Pestilence TP

Star Trek Ongoing Vol 8 TP

Revival Vol 4 Escape To Wisconsin TP

Auteur Vol 1 TP

World Trigger Vol 1 TP

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Limited edition Captain America life-size shields
Preorder now! Midtown Comics is importing a limited quantity of these life size Captain America shields, produced for the Asian market by King-Arts International. Add these deluxe shields to your Steve Rogers collection today!

Build It Yourself Star Wars Kits from Fascinations!
Ever wanted to build your own Millennium Falcon? How about a model R2D2? No, we’re not talking LEGO, we’re talking our new Metal Earth Model Kits from Fascinations! Easily assemble your own Star Wars models with these highly detailed DIY kits, providing beautiful 3-D models for fans of all ages. Also available are model kits for the Empire State Building, Brooklyn Bridge, and other New York landmarks!  Pick up these fun kits today!

San Diego Comic Con Exclusives!
Missed out on this year’s San Diego Comic Con exclusives? No worries! We’re here to help! Browse our large selection of exclusives from this year’s convention, including rare POP! Vinyl Figures, ReAction Action Figures, Minimates, and many more! Pick up these SDCC exclusives for a limited time only—order today!


Midtown Comics Podcast Episode 8!
We’re back with episode #8 of the new Midtown Comics Podcast – Version 2.0! This week, we interview Nightworld writer Adam McGovern about all things Jack Kirby! We also talk our favorite cosplay moments, NY Super Week, and more! Last but not least, you can now find all of our episodes on iTunes! If you would like to ask a question for the podcast, reach out on Facebook or Twitter, or email us at podcast@midtowncomics.com!

Believe it,
G-Man and Andrew!

This week’s featured eBay item is a Age of Ultron #1 Midtown Exclusive J Scott Campbell Sketch Variant! Here’s your chance to add this rare sketch variant to your collection! Check out the rest of our auctions on our eBay page!



Thing (Marvel)

Primal Force

What If Vol. 1

Amazing Spider-man Vol. 1


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Iron Man 3 Mark XXXIII Silver Centurion 12″ Action Figure

Toho 12″ Series Godzilla Vinyl Figure 1962 Version

DC Comics New 52 Batgirl AF

Harley Quinn Batman Nightwing Robin 4-Pack Action Figures

Marvel Select Zombie Magneto Action Figure

· September 20
Open Buying Day at our Downtown location
· October 9th-12th
Midtown Comics at NYCC 2014


Guardians Of The Galaxy Rocket Raccoon 12″ Action Figure

Iron Man Mark III Die-Cast 12″ Action Figure

DC Comics Play Arts Kai Hawkman Variant Action Figure

DC Comics Batwoman Bishoujo Statue

Superman Man of Steel Statue by Moebius

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