Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Happy Batman Day!

Not going to San Diego Comic Con? Neither are we! Join us for our annual Not at Comic Con Party at Midtown Downtown and save with BIG in-store sales! Gear up for a gaggle of great Guardians of the Galaxy comics, our new Doctor Who exclusive variant, and the second installment of Outcast, by Robert Kirkman. Today is Batman Day, btw, and we’ve got a ton of cool Bat-swag available right now!

Spotlight on savings:
We’ve only got one online sale this week—but it’s Outstandingly Super! From Orion and Omac to Spider-Man and Superman, fill the gaping holes in your comic collection and save BIG! Take 20% off all back issues O-S with the super-secret codeword ROGUE! For our friends having a hot time in the Summer in NYC, we’re gonna help out and offer 25% off ALL apparel, including t-shirts, hats, and more at ALL three Midtown Comics stores!

Forget San Diego:
Join us at our annual Not at Comic Con Party at Midtown Downtown! Have a great time, and save BIG with two great sales: 30% off everything at Midtown Downtown only from 11:00AM to 12noon, then save 20% off everything for the rest of the day, ‘til 9:00PM! Party bonus: Acclaimed writer Paul Kupperberg and illustrator Dean Haspiel will join us for a signing from 2:00PM-3:00PM. Did we mention you can also win prizes at our raffle? Forget San Diego and check out our party details here!

Batman’s 75 Anniversary:
Batman Day is happening now! Check out these commemorative Batman 75th Anniversary Masks, available in four styles: Bob Kane, Dark Knight, New 52, and Batman 66. Need a cape with that? This Batman 75th Anniversary Capes will help pull it all together. We still have Detective Comics #27 retold by Brad Meltzer, FREE! All Batman Day items are available online and in-store, only while supplies last! Also: don’t miss the great Bat books coming out next week, including Batman Eternal #17 by Scott Snyder!

Superman #32 signed copies:
We hosted a fabulous signing event with John Romita, Jr. and Klaus Janson last week, and we can tell you that they are two of the nicest guys you’d ever want to meet! How nice? Nice enough to sign extra copies of Superman #32 for you, and to give Samantha a great video interview!


Batman Eternal #17

Detective Comics Annual #3

Harley Quinn #8

Batwing Vol 4 Welcome To The Family TP

Adventures Of Superman #15

New 52 Futures End #13

Red Lanterns Annual #1

Batman The Dark Knight Vol 3 Mad TP

Batman The Dark Knight Vol 4 Clay HC

Wake #10

Sandman Overture #3:
The armies of the night are gathering. The universe is beginning its final dance. Morpheus, far from home, walks the path of madness, accompanied only by himself, in Sandman Overture #3, by Neil Gaiman and J.H. Williams! Covers are by Williams and Dave McKean.

Superman Red Son cap:
We’re proud to present the Midtown exclusive Superman Red Son gray cap from New Era, available now, just in time to wear with our Superman Red Son t-shirt. Show the world that you’re hip to Mark Millar’s alternate reality tale Superman: Red Son, and look for our upcoming vinyl figure from POP Fun!


100th Anniversary Special #1 GoTG

Guardians of the Galaxy #17

New Avengers #21 GotG Variant

Uncanny Avengers #22 GotG Variant

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Art of the Movie Slipcase HC

Guardians of the Galaxy have arrived:
With their silver screen debut just one week away (read our advance review here), and some new faces on the team, it might be time for the Guardians to have a little team-building vacation, in Guardians of the Galaxy #17 by Brian Michael Bendis and Ed McGuinness! The Guardians celebrate a big anniversary by taking on the Silver Galactus in 100th Anniversary Special #1 GoTG, by Andy Lanning, Gustavo Duarte, and David Lopez! Look for GoTG covers for New Avengers #21 by Jonathan Hickman, Valerios Schiti, and Dustin Weaver, and Uncanny Avengers #22 by Rick Remender, Daniel Acuña, and John Tyler Christopher!

Spider-Man 2099 #1
Midtown Exclusive
Variant Cover

Legendary Star-Lord #1
Midtown Exclusive
Variant Cover

Rocket Raccoon #1
Midtown Exclusive
Variant Cover


Original Sin #3.3

Uncanny X-Men #24 (Original Sin Tie-In)

Iron Man Special #1

Avengers #33

Cyclops #3

Hawkeye #19

X-Men #17

Deadpool Draculas Gauntlet #4

All-New Invaders Vol 1 Gods And Soldiers TP

Superior Foes Of Spider-Man Vol 2 Crime Of The Century TP


Bob’s Burgers #1 Midtown Exclusive Covers

Death Of Wolverine Midtown Exclusive J Scott Campbell Connecting Variant Covers (#1-#4)

Letter 44 Vol 1 TP

Doctor Who
10th Doctor
#1 Amy Mebberson Variant Cover
(1 Of 2)

Doctor Who
11th Doctor
#1 Amy Mebberson Variant Cover
(2 Of 2)


Vol 2 #1
J Scott Campbell
Black & White Variant

Vol 2 #1
J Scott Campbell
Color Variant

Starlord #1
Terry Dodson
Variant Cover

2099 #1
JG Jones
Variant Cover

Amazing Spider-Man #2
J. Scott Campbell
Color/Sketch Version

Three tales of terror:
Comics’ most beloved homicidal cybernetic kung fu rooster returns in Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo #1, from Image Comics, by John Layman and Rob Guillory! Mike Mignola, Christopher Golden, Peter Bergting, and Ben Stenbeck unleash new horrors for Lord Baltimore to wrestle with in Baltimore Witch of Harju #1, from Dark Horse! Robert Kirkman and Paul Azaceta deliver the next chapter of their tale of demonic possession in Outcast #2, also from Image!


Chew: Warrior Chicken Poyo #1

Baltimore Witch of Harju #1

Deep Gravity #1

Outcast By Kirkman & Azaceta #2

Ten Grand #10

East Of West #14

Manhattan Projects #22

Black Science #7

Cartoon Network Super Secret Crisis War #2

Witchblade #177


Lazarus Vol 2 Lift TP

Sheltered Vol 2 TP

Tales Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Vol 5 TP

Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Neverland Age Of Darkness TP

Vampirella Vol 6 Final Curtain TP

How To Be Happy HC

Words For Pictures TP

EC Archives Two-Fisted Tales Vol 3 HC

Soul Eater Vol 21 TP

Blood Lad Vol 5 TP

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Be a Guitar Super-Hero!
Famed musical instrument maker Peavey presents rockin’ guitars adorned with awesome art from DC Comics, Marvel, Star Wars, and more! You’ll play like a superhero, and if not, these guitars make super display pieces! Every hero needs accessories, and we have picks and guitar straps, too!

Buckle up in style:
So how does a swingin’ super hero hold his or her pants up in style? With our new superhero belts from Buckle Down, Inc., depicting the greatest heroes of the Marvel and DC universes! Featuring eye-popping graphics and durable metal buckles, these belts are 1.5″ wide, and fit up to a 52″ waist.
Tighten your belt today with Superman, Spider-Man, Batman, Batgirl, and many more. Kids sizes too, fitting up to a 28″ waist!

Believe it,
G-Man and Andrew!

This week’s featured eBay item is a Zap Comix #2 & #3 Robert Crumb Comics + The Complete Foo Trilogy!! Here’s your chance to add these rare comics to your collection! Check out the rest of our auctions on our eBay page!



Detective Comics (vol. 1)

Green Arrow (vol. 3)


House of Mystery Vol. 2

Robin Vol. 4

We buy comics, graphic novels, and collectibles! If you’ve got books you want to sell, e-mail me!

Stay mint,
Alex Rae!


Injustice Gods Among Us Batman vs Joker 2-Pack Action Figure

Marvel Select Amazing Spider-Man 2 Action Figure With Base

Sin City Select Series 1 Marv Previews Exclusive Action Figure

Batman 1966 Robin Bust

DC Comics New 52 Batgirl ARTFX Plus Statue

· July 23 TODAY
Midtown Comics Celebrates Batman Day!
· July 26
Not at Comic Con Party at Midtown Comics Downtown
· August 2
Doctor Who Day at Midtown Comics Downtown


DC Variant Static Arts Mini Superman

Star Wars Clone Wars Cad Bane in Denal Disguise 12″ Action Figure

Batman 1966 Robin Bust Bank

Marvel Minimates Classic X-Force Box Set

Gray Hulk Premium Format Figure

Midtown’s New Release List:
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