Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Welcome back to another exclusive week at Midtown!
We’re pleased as punch to present some nifty new Midtown exclusive variants this week, including Champions #1, by J. Scott Campbell, Skybourne #1 by Frank Cho, Kiss #1 by Jim Balent, and more! Oh, and HAPPY FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY TO STAR TREK! Celebrate at Star Trek: Mission New York at the Javits Center, and with our Midtown exclusive cover for Star Trek: Boldly Go #1 by Tony Shasteen!  Also–Civil War II rages on, DC debuts four new first issues, and a certain master of the macabre unleashes a new tale of the occult!

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Where Midtown hasn’t gone before:
September marks the 50th Anniversary of Star Trek, and you can celebrate this momentous milestone with our first-ever Midtown exclusive Trek cover, Star Trek: Boldly Go #1 from IDW by Tony Shasteen! Also, celebrate next weekend when Star Trek: Mission New York (from ReedPop, the folks behind NYCC) beams down to the Javits Center in NY, and you can get your tickets at Midtown, and enter our contest to win a pair of tickets here!

The post-apocalyptic Hanna-Barbera continues:
Team Quest and Birdman race the forces of F.E.A.R. to take on an Earth-shattering power that has come to life in the jungles of South America! Future Quest #4 is by Jeff Parker, with art by Steve Rude and Aaron Lopresti, cover by Evan Shaner, variant by Paul Renaud!

DC first issues:
Get set for the super-secret story of how she became the first Bombshell known as…the Batgirl, in DC Comics Bombshells Annual #1 by Marguerite Bennett, with art by Elsa Charretier, and cover by Terry Dodson and Rachel Dodson! When an American politician is taken to Europe and tried for alleged war crimes, the USA must recover him before terrible truths are revealed. That’s when it’s time to send in the Squad. Suicide Squad War Crimes Special #1 is by John Ostrander, with art by Gus Vasquez, and cover by Juan Ferreyra!

New from DC:
Get set for the secret origin of comicdom’s newest, deadliest, and craziest villainess, Harley Sinn! Why is she so obsessed with Harley? How did she manage to become a super-villain? It’s all in Harley Quinn and her Gang of Harleys #5, by Frank Tieri and Jimmy Palmiotti, with art by Mauricet, cover and variant by Amanda Conner! With Earth as collateral damage, the Kryptonian deity known as Rao has the League on the ropes, in Justice League of America #9, by Bryan Hitch! 

Superman Lois and Clark TP
The last sons and daughter of Krypton and Earth star in these stories from the 8-issue series! Can this Superman stop the foes he fought on his own world before they are created on our world? Superman Lois and Clark TP is by Dan Jurgens, with art and cover by Lee Weeks!

Is the Millennium Falcon up to speed?
As The Dragon Void race gets more intense…Han’s rebel mission gets more deadly! Can the Falcon hold up to one of the most intense flights of its career? Find out in Star Wars Han Solo #3, by Marjorie M. Liu, with art by Mark Brooks, cover by Lee Bermejo, with variant covers by Michael Walsh and more!

Choose your sides: 
We’re not talking about veggies and potatoes! Civil War II continues as the body count rises, and no one expects the biggest casualty of them all: Friendship. Will these Avengers betray their closest confidants to stay true to themselves? Civil War II Choosing Sides #5 is by Declan Shalvey, with art and cover by Shalvey and Cameron Stewart. Look for a slew of stimulating Civil War II tie-ins as well!

New story arc begins for Saga:
Saga is back with its most epic storyline yet, The War For Phang! Saga #37 is by Brian K. Vaughan, featuring art and a gorgeous wraparound cover by Fiona Staples! Top Cow combines three of its most provocative titles (Think Tank, The Tithe, Postal) in an unflinching fable of revenge and consequence, in Eden’s Fall #1, by Matt Hawkins and Bryan Edward Hill with art by Antonio Rojo, cover by Rahsan Ekedal, variant by Linda Sejic! Both titles are from Image Comics!

New from Mike Mignola and Garth Ennis:
Sir Edward Grey, occult adviser to the queen, confronts flesh-eating corpses and discovers a temple beneath London, in Witchfinder: City Of The Dead #1, by Mike Mignola and Chris Roberson, with art by  Ben Stenbeck, cover by Julian Totino Tedesco! Garth Ennis tells a tense war story inspired by the massively popular online game in World of Tanks #1, with art by Carlos Ezquerra, cover by Isaac Hannaford! Both titles are from Dark Horse Comics!

Believe it,
G-Man and Gregg!

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