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Happy Fourth of July from Midtown Comics!

What’s a better way to show off your patriotic side than with some great comic books this summer? Stop into any of our three Manhattan locations and receive up to 20% OFF everything in-store from 11:00am – 6:00pm!

You heard that right, 20% off EVERYTHING all day long! Come celebrate the holiday with your friends at Midtown Comics!

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If you haven’t picked up a copy of the new Captain America Volume 7 #22, why not on the most patriotic day of the year? This is it folks! The final chapter of the story that began in Dimension Z! A face from the past hunts Steve. Can even The Avengers keep him safe? Find out for yourself!

Speaking of those guys, The Avengers Volume 5 #30 was also released this week, and is available at all three locations. This tie-in to Original Sin showcases the true American team in action! Why not stop in and pick it up for 20% OFF?

This sale isn’t just limited to comics! Stop in and receive 20% OFF EVERYTHING all day long! We hope to see you there!

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Our very own Ted Alexander (manager at Midtown Comics Downtown) recently spoke with Word and Film about Comic Book Movies and Their Source Material. You can find the full story here. Read below the jump for a few of our favorite quotes:

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Midtown Comics is open on Memorial day!
Monday, May 26th, we invite you to join us for our annual Memorial Day sale, and save 20% off everything, all day long, in-store only! All three of our NYC stores will be open! Browse our wide selection of comic books, action figures, collectibles, and more! Get in the holiday spirit and pick up some Captain America comics! Also, check out some of the most patriotic comic book covers below! Hope you have a happy Memorial Day!

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Store hours:
Times Square: 8:00AM to 12midnight
Grand Central: 11:00AM to 9:00PM
Downtown: 10:00AM to 8:00PM

*Disclaimer: All sales and special offers advertised herein are valid in-store only, Monday, May 26th only, and does not apply to convention tickets, gift cards, or advance orders, and cannot be combined with any other offer. NO COUPON REQUIRED. Not valid at our FAO location.

By Tom Hairston

Before we begin I just have to say that I’m going to have a little trouble reviewing this film, because I don’t know if it’s physically possible to talk about a movie while jumping up and down with joy. I am of course here to talk about the much anticipated Marvel film, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and normally when I review a film I like to keep people guessing as to my opinion, I like to jump between pros and cons, but with this film I have to come out and just flat out say that not only does this movie succeed as a thriller, an action film, and as a pure joy ride, but it succeeds at all of those things better than I thought it possibly could. I’ve been weighing all the parts of this film and I honestly can’t find much in here that didn’t have me grinning and applauding for hours.

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by Tom Hairston – Midtown Comics Times Square

Okay, so a lot of you out there might be thinking “I want to start reading the Avengers, but there are so many titles out there, what’s the difference between them? Are they all really Avengers books? Do I have to read them all to know what’s happening?”

Well don’t worry, I’m here to help as I’ve written a breakdown of what each of the “Avengers” titles are currently about, what audience they are aimed at, and of course, answering whether or not it actually is about the Avengers.

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07 May, 2012

AVENGERS MOVIE REVIEW (Spoilers)

Posted by Raphael in: Blog|Reviews | No Comments

Midtown Blogvengers! Raph here, and being that we are a blog for a comic book store, let’s review the biggest movie EVER! It’s AVENGERS TIME!!!!! Spoilers warnings abound!

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