Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Welcome back to conquest of the cosmos!
Who wins when the crew of the USS Enterprise squares off against the Suicide Squad? You do! We have a surfeit of Suicide Squad swag, and some stupendous Star Trek stuff going on, all just for you! Suicide Squad Rebirth #1 debuts next week, as does Harley Quinn #1 (sporting a Midtown exclusive cover by Terry Dodson), along with a gaggle of new DC Rebirth issues! If that doesn’t fuel your phaser, try some Marvel Tsum Tsum, Civil War II, and everyone’s favorite killer housewife is back!

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Star Trek-Mission Midtown:
Star Trek has gone beyond all expectations with the hot new film, and we have lots of great Star Trek comics by IDW, as well as classics by Marvel, DC, and Gold Key! Buy tickets to Star Trek: Mission New York at any Midtown Comics store in NYC! Check out our spoiler-free review of the film here!

Die laughing with Harley Quinn: 
Welcome back to Harley Quinn’s crazy world on Coney Island… now get ready to wave goodbye, because everyone there just might get eaten alive by zombies! Die Laughing begins in Harley Quinn #1, by Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti, with art by Chad Hardin, and variant covers by Bill Sienkiewicz and Amanda Conner herself! Don’t miss the Midtown exclusive cover by Terry Dodson!

Suicide Squad Rebirth #1:
Captain Rick Flag was one of America’s greatest military commanders before he was banished to a secret military prison. But after years of isolation, Flag’s life changes forever when a woman called Amanda Waller offers him redemption in exchange for taking on the single most dangerous job in the entire DC Universe: keeping the squad alive! Suicide Squad Rebirth #1 is by Rob Williams, with art by Philip Tan and Jonathan Glapion, cover by Philip Tan, variant cover by Amanda Connor!

Bat family issues:
Better than Batman continues as Nightwing and his new mentor Raptor embark on their first assignment for the Parliament of Owls! Will Raptor prove himself a superior mentor for Nightwing? Find out in Nightwing #2 by Tim Seeley, with art and cover by Javier Fernandez, variant cover by Ivan Reis! When Gotham City falls prey to true evil, will Batman be abandoned by the new heroes Gotham and Gotham Girl? I Am Gotham continues in Batman #4 by Tom King, with art and cover by David Finch, variant cover by Tim Sale!

Batman the Killing Joke DVD:
Batman the Killing Joke is now an animated feature film, featuring the voices of Kevin Conroy as Batman, Mark Hamill as The Joker and Tara Strong as Batgirl. Wtness the birth of a super villain, the fortitude of a hero and the punchline that will leave you speechless! This film is also playing in select theaters nationwide for one night only! 

Batman Noir The Killing Joke hard cover:
In celebration of the DVD release of the animated film, we present Batman Noir The Killing Joke hard cover, the classic story by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland, now in stunning noir-ish black and white for the first time! Collects Batman: The Killing Joke, a story from Batman Black and White written by Bolland, plus covers by Bolland and more.

Kingpin’s Criminal Empire:
Despite the heroes’ new future-seeing ally, the crime business is treating Wilson Fisk very well. So well, in fact, that his jealous competitors are murdering the Kingpin’s men! Civil War II Kingpin #2 is by Matthew Rosenberg, with art by Ricardo Lopez Ortiz, cover by Aaron Kuder, variant cover by Dustin Nguyen! We also have Civil War II Kingpin #1 signed by Matthew Rosenberg!

Marvel Tsum Tsum:
Tsum Tsums are HUGE, and Marvel is jumping on the bandwagon in a big way as these seemingly cute and cuddly creatures take over in Marvel Tsum Tsum #1, by Jacob Chabot with art by David Baldeon, cover by Chris Samnee! Look for a classified connecting cover, a Japanese game cover, a photo cover, and more! Invincible Iron Man #12 features a variant cover by Brandon Peterson that kicks off a Tsum Tsum variant cover theme!

Murder, mystery, and intrigue:
Ed Brubaker, Sean Phillips, and Image Comics present Kill or Be Killed #1, the twisted story of a young man who is forced to kill bad people, and how he struggles to keep his secret as it slowly ruins his life and the lives of his friends and loved ones. The killer housewife is back! The Schuller family has relocated to Cocoa Beach, Florida and tries to resume a normal life, in Lady Killer 2 #1 by Joëlle Jones!

Believe it,
G-Man and Gregg!

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Fantasy Masterpieces Vol 2

Squadron Supreme

Gotham Nights

Supergirl Vol 3


Star Wars The Force Awakens Finn 12-Inch Action Figure

Star Wars The Force Awakens Finn and First Order Riot Control Stormtrooper 12-Inch Action Figure Set

Marvel Select Cap Amer 3 Iron Man Mk45 Action Figure

DC Comics Bombshells Power Girl & Superman Statue

Godzilla (2014) 14-Inch Statue

Dorbz 183 Guardians Of The Galaxy Howard The Duck Vinyl Figure

POP Games 102 Mega Man Mega Man Vinyl Figure

Star Wars Episode V The Empire Strikes Back Yoda 6-Inch Action Figure

Spider-Gwen Unmasked Px Bust Bank

Batman 1966 Prem Coll Batman Statue

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