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2017 has already been a great year for movies – Logan was incredible and LEGO Batman was a bunch of fun! Plenty of movies are still on the way, and thankfully for us, some pretty awesome trailers have been released! However, we’re curious… which trailer do you like the most? Watch all of ’em below and then vote in the poll at the very bottom of the page!

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Venom Sony

Article by Gregg Katzman; artwork by Mark Bagley, Randy Emberlin, and Bob Sharen

“Do you need Spider-Man in Venom’s first movie?” I’m guessing 9 out of 10 comic book fans will quickly answer “yes” to that question. After all, Spidey plays a huge role in Eddie Brock becoming Venom (read Amazing Spider-Man #300), and then the wall-crawler continues to play a big part in Venom’s story. The frightening foe’s a twisted reflection of the friendly hero and the two have had their fair share of memorable stories over the years. Like it or not, they’re strongly connected. That said, can you rework Venom’s story to not include Spider-Man? Yes, it’s definitely possible. Should you, though? Well, that all depends on what they’re bringing to the table, doesn’t it?

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Article by Jarrett Kruse

Article by Jarrett Kruse

I think I speak for all all Action Figure Junkies that we will collectively sigh in relief when 2016 comes to a close after an unmatched year of iconic losses culminating this week with geek goddess Carrie Fisher. With the loss of a bona fide Princess and most of Junkies first crush in action figure form no doubt, it seems a good time to focus on the happy. And you just don’t get happier than toys and year end Top 10 lists!

It was a banner year for action figures with a slew of newcomers and old favorites redefined that made our collective wallets scream for sweet relief. Here we have gathered our ten best that are available here on the Midtown Comics retail website. It was tough to cut the list down to just ten items in our expansive inventory but if one pattern emerged, its that STAR WARS, Batman & POP Vinyls have major staying power.

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This week Gregg, Gavin and Ted chat about The Legend of Wonder Woman’s cancellation, the Spider-Man Homecoming trailer, Super Mario Go, the Gotham City Sirens movie, and Ted reviews Star Wars Rogue One, and everyone gives their pick for a comic related holiday gift.

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There’s a new trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Spider-Man Homecoming, and Ted has now seen Doctor Strange! Also Gregg interviews Tom King about his latest Batman story arc “I am suicide” and their love of Batman the Animated Series.

If you have any suggestions or questions for the show please let us know through our Twitter, Facebook, or email us at podcast@midtowncomics.com.  Leave a question on our voicemail at 980-MIDTOWN and we’ll play it on the show! Remember to subscribe on iTunes!

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Hey there, True Believers! This was a very exciting week for new Marvel comics , so John and Gregg want to recommend a few of their favorite ones!

Enjoy reading some new comics, Midtowners!