Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive


Welcome back to a galaxy of great comics!


The galaxy needs guarding, and the Guardians are back to do just that, and their feisty, furry, feral star is unleashed in Rocket #1 next week, along with a slew of GOTG titles to get us all pumped! But wait, don’t miss the other space opera in town, Star Wars Screaming Citadel #1, blasting onto racks next week! Also look for new Secret Empire, new Wolverine, X-Men Blue, and more from Mighty Marvel! DC brings The Button, new All Star Batman, new Batman TMNT Adventures and more. So there’s all that, and Free Comic Book Day! 

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 30% off select current comics and back issues, no codeword needed! Also, visit any Midtown Comics shop in NYC from May 4-9 to get a stunning 25% off all apparel! It’s the perfect time to grab a new Wonder Woman shirt or Spider-Man hat!

Free Comic Book Day is Saturday, May 6:
Many of the most exciting titles from Marvel Entertainment, DC Comics, Dark Horse, Archie, Valiant, Image Comics, and more will be available with no purchase required, in-store and online while supplies last. Look for special Midtown-branded editions of FCBD DC Superhero Girls #1 and Wonder Woman #1 from DC Comics, and FCBD editions of Secret Empire #1 and All-New Guardians of the Galaxy #1 from Marvel Comics! Click here for more details, including store hours on FCBD.

A new team:
Captain America has been revealed to be an agent of Hydra – and he’s coming after Inhumans! S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Daisy Johnson, a.k.a. Quake, wants no part of Hydra, so she goes underground, teaming up with Ms. Marvel, Moon Girl & Devil Dinosaur, Karnak and Inferno to set things right! Secret Warriors #1 is a Secret Empire tie-in by writer Matthew Rosenberg and artist Javi Garron, with a cover by Marco D’Alfonso! Plus, get your issue signed by writer Matthew Rosenberg! Click HERE for details.

80 pages of the Merc with a Mouth:
Things aren’t great in Deadpool’s life recently, but he thinks he might know a solution… one found in the inky blackness of deepest, darkest outer space! The mega-sized Deadpool #30  is by writer Gerry Duggan and artist Mike Hawthorne, with a cover by Hawthorne!

The Sentinels return:
The X-Men and Sentinels get along like a house on fire… until the X-Men meet a group of Sentinels asking for help. What could these old foes want? And where do they come from? And why are they calling themselves… mutants? X-Men Blue #3 is by writer Cullen Bunn and Jorge Molina, with a cover by Arthur Adams!

The Cowabunga Knight:
Months after the conclusion to their adventure, Batman and the TMNT discover that the hidden threat has not passed, and now Gotham is in danger! A last ditch effort may be the only thing that saves two worlds! Batman TMNT Adventures #6 is by writer Matthew K. Manning and artist Jon Sommariva, with a cover by Sommariva!

The cosmic crossover concludes:
The epic conclusion to the blockbuster event of 2017! Will it be a new dawn for the Green Lantern Corps in the Star Trek universe… or will Sinestro and Khan succeed in conquering the new timeline for themselves?  Star Trek Green Lantern Vol 2 #6 is by writer Mike Johnson and artist Angel Hernandez, with a cover by Hernandez!

Young Animal celebrates Jack Kirby:
Forager is just one of the Hive before he breaks out of his cocoon and finds himself in a mysterious house in an unknown realm. The evil General Electric is on the hunt for a reality-bending metal that could alter the fabric of life itself. To stay one step ahead of him and preserve the multiverse, Forager must travel through alternate dimensions to seek the metal! Bug The Adventures of Forager #1 is written by Lee Allred, with art and cover by Michael Allred!

Incredible Image Comics issues:
Jonah Cooke is on the run from a future he helped create, a future where death has been genetically cured. Yet he’s finally come to accept that no matter how long he lives, he’ll never escape his past. The shocking conclusion of the sci-fi epic is here. A.D. After Death Book 3 is by Scott Snyder and Jeff Lemire! A new story arc begins! Roy makes a big breakthrough in his murder investigation, while Mac is out for justice. The Fix #9 is by writer Nick Spencer and artist Steve Lieber!

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 in-store at all Midtown Comics locations.

Believe it,
G-Man and Gregg!

eBay:
This week’s featured eBay item is a

DC Direct Ame-Comi Girls Heroine Series Wonder Girl 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!


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El Cazador

Trinity Of Sin Pandora


Midtown's New Release List:
Not everyone realizes it, but our new release list is the most accurate and complete in the industry, BAR NONE. Our list is posted every Wednesday afternoon, and includes ALL of the new releases for the following week, complete with links to purchase and reserve. Check it out!

Note: for TEXT-ONLY list, please go to the New Release List, and uncheck the "Show Images" button.

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