Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Welcome back to another all-star week in comics!

Logan rules the box office, packs in the crowds, and validates director James Mangold’s stark, bleak-yet-hopeful vision for the final Hugh Jackman-starring Wolverine film. As we revel in the glory of this iconic Marvel hero’s return to the silver screen, let’s also enjoy some great new comics! The final chapter of Marvel’s Monsters Unleashed arrives next week, along with a special issue of Amazing Spider-Man, new Deadpool, GOTG and more! DC bestows a bat-tastic week with boatload of Bat titles including  Batwoman #1, Batman #19, new All-Star Batman, and more! And over at Image Comics, Skottie Young’s I Hate Fairyland returns with a brand new story arc!

Spotlight on savings:
Catch up on some great comics and save BIG! From Amazing Spider-Man, Avengers, and Batman, through Hellboy, Saga, Superman, X-Men, Wonder Woman, Zatanna, and more, take a whopping 40% off select current comics and back issues, no codeword needed! Look spiffy this Spring and spice up your super hero wear and save up to 40% off apparel, including hoodies, hats, t-shirts and more! These sales are online only. Our friends in NYC are invited to save BIG and take a full 40% off all back issues at Midtown Comics Grand Central, in-store only! Some exclusions may apply to all sales.

MEGA Warehouse Sale – Up to 80% off EVERYTHING!
The mega Warehouse Sale returns! We thought the previous sale would be the last one, but our landlord loves us so much he’s extended our lease! That means you have another amazing opportunity to get up to 80% OFF everything – yes, EVERYTHING! Get super savings on back issues, action figures, graphic novels, collectibles, DVDs, and more, on Saturday, March 18, from 10am-5pm! Click the banner above for all of the delightful details. We’ll see you at the sale!

Marvelous monster mayhem:
It’s the final chapter! Up against odds that have never seemed so dire, Marvel heroes like Captain America, Spider-Man and Medusa will have to lean on their newest and youngest ally to save the day. Monsters Unleashed #5 is written by Cullen Bunn and features artwork by Adam Kubert.

An amazing Spider-Man story:
Spidey fans, prepare yourself for a 40-page main Spider-Man story with a spectacular new artist! There’s also a top secret bonus story! Amazing Spider-Man #25 is by Dan Slott, Stuart Immonen, and more – with a cover by the awesome Alex Ross!

‘Pool party:
Love Deadpool? You’ll love this collection of memorable Wade Wilson limited series! Deadpool Classics Vol 17 collects Deadpool: Wade Wilson’s War #1-4, Deadpool Pulp #1-4, Night of the Living Deadpool #1-4, and Return of the Living Deadpool #1-4, by a great team of writers and artists, and with a cover by Jason Pearson! What’s the best part about living in a world of comic-book heroes? Team-ups, baby! And imagine the awesome when Gwen Poole meets Miles Morales! Unbelievable Gweenpool Vol 2 collects Unbelievable Gwenpool #5-10 by writer Christopher Hastings and artists Irene Strychalsk and Gurihiru, with a cover Helen Chen!

A fun dose of the Force:
Poe is on the run from Terex’s forces with only C-3PO and BB-8 to help him! Can the greatest pilot in the galaxy survive without a ship? Star Wars Poe Dameron #12 is written by Charles Soule and features artwork by Phil Noto!

A new Batwoman story begins here:
During her lost years after being drummed out of the military, Kate Kane found a kind of refuge on the island nation of Coryana. But now, a deadly new bioweapon is available in the markets of Coryana, and Batwoman will have to face up to the things she did in those days. Batwoman #1 is by writers Marguerite Bennett and James Tynion IV, with artwork and cover by Steve Epting!

The return of WildStorm:
All Angela Spica did was save someone’s life. And now hers is over. The rogue engineer lies bleeding in a place she hopes nobody will find – but she’s wrong. The people embedded in the secret power structures of the world are tracking her. Skywatch. Halo. International Operations. A covert operative called Grifter.  Wild Storm #2 is by writer Warren Ellis and artist Jon Davis-Hunt.

Keep your eye on this comic:
The end of the beginning is here! Cave Carson and company must battle through hordes of Fungus Beasts to prevent EBX from awakening the ancient being known as the Whisperer. Cave Carson has a Cybernetic Eye #6 is by writer Jonathan Rivera and artist Michael Avon Oeming.

Incredible Image titles:
As Dylan hides from the NYPD, Kira begins to get suspicious of some of his mysterious behavior. Every issue has all the extra back page articles and art their fans have come to expect, too! Kill or Be Killed #7 is by Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips! Gertrude is back in her hit-comedy/fantasy/all-out bloodbath of a comic! Gert and Larry take a break from their normal questing and killing for some fun at Fairyland’s annual Dungeon Con. I Hate Fairyland #11 is by Skottie Young and Jean-Francois Beaulieu!

A New Kind of Comic Con is Coming to NYC:
Midtown Comics is proud to present the Five Points Festival, a designer toy and comic art convention debuting May 20-21 in Lower Manhattan! A showcase of artists, designers, publishers, and toy brands, Five Points is a place for comic fans, collectors, and anyone interested in independent art! Guests include Bryan Lee O’Malley, Greg Capullo, Sean Gordon Murphy, Simone Legno, and Ron English! Tickets are available online, and soon available in-store at all Midtown Comics locations.

Believe it,
G-Man and Gregg!

This week’s featured eBay item is a

Palisades GI Joe General Tomahawk Artist Proof Statue
. Here’s your chance to add this rare item to your collection! Also, remember to follow us on eBay to find even more rare comics, collectibles, and super hero savings! Check out the rest of our auctions today!

Incredible Hulk Vol 2

Spider-Man 2099

Sensation Comics Wonder Woman


Steel Sterling

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