Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive


Welcome back to a new super team featuring the world’s greatest heroes!


If you buy only one comic book this week, it’s gotta be Batman #40, the Endgame finale!  Celebrate with Scott Snyder at a signing event at Midtown on April 30th! Hopefully you’ll buy other comics this week too, and may we suggest awesome Avengers titles from Marvel, new Convergence issues from DC, and take a chance on a new super team book starring the greatest heroes ever! George Washington, Ben Franklin, and Paul Revere team up to deliver justice, aided by newfound mystical powers in a great new sci-fi series from Dark Horse! Live in NYC?
Read on to find out how to win tickets to an advance screening of Avengers: Age of Ultron!

Spotlight on savings:
From Action Comics, Batman, the Flash, and Justice League, to Superman, Wonder Woman and more, take a whopping 25% OFF all DC graphic novels and hardcovers, with the super-secret codeword ARROW! This sale also includes time-tested titles like Watchmen, The Dark Knight Returns, and many more! Also, save up to 40% off all collectibles: POP! vinyl figures, drinkware, bobble heads, refrigerator magnets and more! These sales are online only, some exclusions apply. For our friends in NYC, save 25% off all apparel, at all three Midtown Comics store locations! in-store only, 04/23 to 04/29.

Endgame — the fiendish finale is finally here:
In Batman #40, the Dark Knight risks everything against the Joker, but who will laugh last? The perpetrators are Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo, with variant covers by Andy Kubert and Dave Johnson! Catch up on all Endgame issues here!

DC’s Convergence continues:
The heroes of Earth 2 face their gravest danger as DC’s greatest chronicle continues in Convergence #4! Whatever you do, don’t miss the final page, as the surprising return of an unexpected villain could crush all hope for salvation and seal everyone’s doom! Jeff King is the writer, and Stephen Segovia provided the art and cover, and variants are by Billy Tan, Francis Manapul, and Tony S. Daniel! Look for 10 more Convergence issues next week as fan-favorite creators converge to create incredible comics! Creators like Justin Gray, Amanda Conner, Scott Lobdell, Dan Jurgens, Bill Sienkiewicz, Len Wein, Jerry Ordway and many, many, more!

Multiversity and much more:
Every event in the history of the DC Universe has been leading to Multiversity #2, the final, stunning chapter of Grant Morrison’s ultimate superhero epic! The magnificent art and cover are provided by Ivan Reis and Joe Prado, with variant covers by Michael Allred, Ivan Reis, Grant Morrison, John Romita, and Klaus Janson! Also, look for two more Movie Poster Variant covers!

Batman collected editions:
The Riddler has plunged Gotham City into darkness. How will a young Dark Knight bring his beloved hometown from the brink of chaos and madness back into the light? Batman Vol 5 Zero Year Dark City trade paperback is the final Zero Year volume, and collects Batman #25-27 and 29-33. Batman Vol 6 The Graveyard Shift hardcover collects tales from Batman #0, 18-20, 28, 34 and Batman Annual #2. These stories cover more Zero Year, the impact of the death of Batman’s son, and a chapter that ties in to Batman Eternal! Both books are by Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo!

The galaxy’s toughest princess is on a quest:
Leia’s mission leads to the underground world of Sullust, as the Empire’s forces are on her trail and gaining! It’s all in Princess Leia #3, by Mark Waid, with art and cover by Terry Dodson, variant by Francesco Francavilla! Catch up on previous issues, and Midtown Comics’ exclusive first issue here!

Avengers awesomeness awaits:
As anticipation accelerates for Avengers Age of Ultron, get amped up with an abundance of awesome Avengers  titles!  Look for New Avengers Ultron Forever #1, by Al Ewing, with art and cover by Alan Davis, and connecting Age of Ultron movie covers by surprise artists! There’s lots more, and we still have Avengers Magazine #1 for FREE! Also, NYC residents can enter to win advanced tickets to an early screening of Avengers: Age of Ultron! More info here!

Midtown exclusive Secret Wars #1 variant:
The Marvel Universe is colliding with the Ultimate Universe — and neither will survive! Secret Wars #1 is coming in May, by Jonathan Hickman and Esad Ribic! Look for lots of super-cool covers, including a Midtown exclusive variant by J. Scott Campbell! It’s sure to go fast, so pre-order now! And check out the rest of our Secret Wars variants here!

Sci-fi, mystery, and the Founding Fathers:
Imbued with the mystical powers of America’s original inhabitants, George Washington — along with his friends Ben Franklin and Paul Revere — must stop an evil governor who wishes to rule an empire in Order of the Forge #1, by Victor Gischler, with art by Tazio Bettin, cover by Juan Ferreyra! Don’t miss this great launch from Dark Horse!

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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!

Believe it,
G-Man and Andrew!

eBay:
This week’s featured eBay item is set of Star Wars Trooper Transport Action Figurs. Here’s your chance to add these Star Wars toys to your collection! Check out the rest of our auctions on our eBay page.

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Stay mint,
Alex Rae!


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