After so much anticipation, Deadpool has finally opened in theaters… and we loved it! The movie made more than $12 million dollars just on Thursday night, setting a new record for an R-rated movie’s preview night! To further celebrate the film’s debut, actor Stefan Kapicic, the voice of Colossus, stopped by Midtown Comics Times Square! He was nice enough to sign three copies of the Colossus: God’s Country trade paperback! Want to win one of ’em? Find out how below!

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Director Tim Miller’s Deadpool won’t open in theaters until February 12th, but some of the Midtown Comics staff had the opportunity to see the R-rated comic book movie a little early! So, how’d they feel about it? Did Deadpool’s R-rating pay off? Read on to find out! And yes, the reactions are spoiler-free! 

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This week we welcome Andrew back!  He got a super sneak peek at the full Deadpool movie and gives us the best review that he can legally do!  We also discuss the CW DC movie special and gush over the Suicide Squad trailer, plus Andrew got to spend a afternoon with Lex Luthor himself, Jesse Eisenberg!  No one claimed our gift card so we’re giving another simple way to win it this week!  All that and our top picks to read this week!

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Deadpool Comic Book Marvel

Article by Gregg Katzman

Marvel’s been releasing a wide variety of all-new titles. From Red Wolf to Hellcat, it looks like the publisher is making sure there’s something for everyone to enjoy. But you really didn’t think a little thing like two Earths crashing into each other would stop Wade Wilson, a.k.a. Deadpool, from finding his way back into the spotlight, did you? Of course not! The Merc With a Mouth is back for an all-new volume, and seeing as the third issue goes on sale tomorrow, we wanted to let you know why the title is worthy of your time and focus. (And your money, obviously. What? Did you seriously think Deadpool would let you read his adventures for free?)

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Spider-Man Superman Spider-Gwen NYCC

It just wouldn’t be New York Comic-Con without a Midtown Comics booth! This year, you can find us at booth #2036, and we’ll have plenty of fun stuff for you to check out! Not only will we have 20% off ALL graphic novels at our booth, but we’ll also have cool exclusives, contests going on during the event, and you can even pose for a picture with Captain America’s iconic shield! There will be SIX exclusive covers to buy, TWO exclusive Marvel t-shirts, THREE exclusive Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice caps, and FOUR BVS shirts !

Interested in getting your hands on an awesome exclusive cover? Here’s the information about all five of them:

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All-New All-Different Marvel Midtown Comics

In the aftermath of Marvel Secret Wars, an all-new all-different lineup is on the horizon.  We’ve created a guide to help you keep track of the 45 newly revealed titles.  All that’s left to do is sit back, relax, and see what’s in store for your favorite Marvel heroes!

Read on for the complete list below and enjoy!

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