York, NY, June 27, 2011- Midtown Comics in New York City will present writer Marjorie Liu signing at Midtown Comics Times Square on Wednesday June 29th from 6:00 to 7:00 PM.

Marjorie Liu is the writer for the Marvel Comics titles NYX, X-23 and, Dark Wolverine. She is also a New York Times best-selling author known for her paranormal romance novels such as Tiger Eye, The Iron Hunt, and A Dream of Stone and Shadows.

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MIDTOWN COMICS opened its first store in 1997, and is now the industry’s leading retailer of comic books, graphic novels, and manga, with its online store as well as three landmark NYC locations in Times Square, Grand Central and Downtown. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and the Midtown blog! More information available online at:  http://www.midtowncomics.com

21 Jun, 2011

BIG CITY DRINK AND DRAW

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Big City Drink and Draw

MIDTOWNER! Welcome back! Did you see GL?!? Yeah, I know.. yep, yep… but there was that one… yep… okay, so I’m NOT going to talk about Green Lantern, because by now, every fanboy and their friend/ sibling/significant other/whoever went with them has seen it and has an opinion (positive or negative). What I WILL do this week is highlight a little monthly event that takes place here in New York City: the Big City Drink and Draw.
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This week we talk to writer Sam Sarkar about his upcoming Image comic THE VAULT and Thor and Dimitrios give their review for the Green Lantern film.

New York, NY, June 20, 2011- Midtown Comics in New York City will present writer Sterling Gates signing Flashpoint: Kid Flash Lost #1 at Midtown Comics Downtown on Thursday June 23rd from 5:00 to 6:00 PM.

Sterling Gates is best known for his writing on the DC Comics books Supergirl, World’s Finest and Green Lantern Corps. Gates will be writing the new Hawk and Dove series for the upcoming DC Comics relaunch in September.

Flashpoint: Kid Flash Lost #1 is the first issue in the three issue miniseries written by Sterling Gates with interior art by Oliver Nome and cover art by Francis Manapul. FLASH FACT! Where is he? Or should we say when?

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MIDTOWN COMICS opened its first store in 1997, and is now the industry’s leading retailer of comic books, graphic novels, and manga, with its online store as well as three landmark NYC locations in Times Square, Grand Central and Downtown. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and the Midtown blog! More information available online at:  http://www.midtowncomics.com

This week Dimitrios is joined by cartoonist Alex Robinson and trivia champ Sergio as they play the all new game, “Did it really happen in comics?”

15 Jun, 2011

More Thoughts on the NEW DCU

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So the NEW DCU has been announced, and the solicits are up, Midtown Bloggee. DC has shown us what they have in store for us in September. As of this writing, all of the DC Solicits for September are up. Take a look at the NEW DCU! I’m just going to get into some initial thoughts… I had thought of doing what I did last week again, but then I realized “Maybe people don’t have time to read FIFTY TWO OPINIONS!” So here are some tidbits:

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