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Welcome back, King Captain America!  
All hail the king!  No longer frozen in time, Cap awakens in the future to rule a post apocalyptic future as King in Captain America #700!  Marvel momentum is mighty next week, with Domino #1 by Gail Simone featuring an incredible Midtown exclusive cover! There’s also Exiles #1, Venomized #2, Avengers #688, and more!  Lest you deduce that DC is dawdling, look for new issues of Wonder Woman, Detective Comics, and Jim Lee and James Tynion IV’s Immortal Men #1! Plus, Superman’s incredible anniversary draws ever closer, so to celebrate there’s Action Comics 80 Years of Superman, paving the way for Action Comics #1,000 (did we mention our exclusive cover?)!




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Domino #1 Regular Greg Land & Frank D’Armata Cover

Domino #1 Variant John Tyler Christopher Action Figure Cover

Domino #1 Variant Elsa Charretier Cover

Domino #1 Incentive Rob Liefeld Variant Cover

Domino #1 Incentive David Baldeon Variant Cover

Domino #1 Incentive J Scott Campbell Variant Cover




Do the Impossible:
Impossible curves. Impossible shots. Impossible targets. Marvel’s top soldier of fortune is back in an explosive new ongoing series! The product of a failed super-soldier program, Neena Thurman always made her own luck as the sharpshooting mercenary known as Domino, but what happens when her own powers over luck betray her? The hunter becomes the hunted as every mercenary in the game smells blood in the water! Domino gets her first ongoing series and is joined by a beloved pair of Marvel characters as Gail Simone returns to Marvel for Domino #1, with the art of David Baldeon.




Captain America #700 Regular Chris Samnee Cover

Captain America #700 Variant
Jim Steranko Black & White Cover

Captain America #700 Variant
Jim Lee Remastered Colored Variant Cover

Captain America #700 Variant Blank Cover

Captain America #700 Incentive John Cassaday Variant Cover

Captain America #700 Incentive Alex Ross Variant Cover




The Time of His Life:
Frozen in time, awakened in a decimated future and once again a man out of his era, there is only one way for Steve Rogers to restore order and rebuild civilization-and that’s to rule it as King Captain America! It’s a celebration of massive proportions as Captain America reaches 700 stunning issues! The Sentinel of Liberty has been elevated to a status he’s never known and now his legacy will live on beyond his wildest dreams! Mark Waid and Chris Samnee celebrate the star-spangled man with a plan in the pages of Captain America #700, featuring an all-new story with the art of Jack Kirby!




Exiles #1 Regular David Marquez Cover

Exiles #1 Variant Mike McKone Character Cover

Exiles #1 Incentive Javier Rodriguez Variant Cover




The Exiles are Back:
Fan-favorite X-Man Blink once joined a team destined to save not just the world, but the entire Multiverse! And now, her teleporting talents are needed once again! When a mysterious threat begins eating away at the fabric of the Multiverse, the Unseen must recruit a champion to save it. But this is the same man who was once known as Nick Fury and now watches over the Earth from his outpost on the moon. Can he truly be trusted? Blink can’t do this by herself, she’s going to need to assemble a new team of Exiles to handle the threats to reality itself! Saladin Ahmed and artist Javier Rodriguez chart a new course for one of Marvel’s most unique franchises with Exiles #1!




X-Men Red #3 Regular Travis Charest Cover

X-Men Red #3 Variant In-Hyuk Lee Venom 30th Anniversary Cover

X-Men Red #3 Variant Javier Garron Young Guns Cover




Venomized #2 Regular Nick Bradshaw Cover

Venomized #2 Variant Mark Bagley Connecting Cover

Venomized #2 Incentive Mark Bagley Variant Cover










Family Matters:
Voyager has revealed her true history to the Avengers and now the Elders of the Universe themselves have been revealed. But with the Avengers left rattled by the shocking revelations, they’re not exactly in shape to take on the Challenger himself! With the fate of the Earth in the balance, one Avenger will sacrifice everything to give his teammates a fighting chance! Mark Waid, Al Ewing, and Jim continue the epic No Surrender storyline with art from Aaron Kim Jacinto and Stefano Caselli in Avengers #688!




X-Men Blue #25

Old Man Logan #38

Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider #17

Spider-Man Deadpool #31

Despicable Deadpool #298

Doctor Strange #388

Falcon #7
Thanos #18
Unbeatable Squirrel Girl #31




Deadpool vs Old Man Logan TP

Peter Parker Spectacular Spider-Man Vol 2 Most Wanted TP

Spider-Man Deadpool Vol 5 Arms Race TP

Unbelievable Gwenpool Vol 5 Lost In The Plot TP

Avengers Epic Collection Vol 7 Avengers Defenders War TP

Marvel Masterworks Avengers Vol 18 HC

Cable Vol 2 Newer Mutants TP

Jean Grey Vol 2 Final Fight TP

America Vol 2 Fast And Fuertona TP




Darth Vader #14 Regular Giuseppe Camuncoli & Elia Bonetti Cover

Darth Vader #14 Variant Rod Reis Galactic Icon Cover

Star Wars Thrawn #3 Regular Paul Renaud Cover

Star Wars Thrawn #3 Incentive Rahzzah Variant Cover







A Legendary Celebration:
Originally published in the spring of 1938, Action Comics #1 introduced the world to Superman! Stronger than a locomotive, faster than a speeding bullet, and able to leap tall buildings in a single bound, Superman went on to become the premier superhero! Defining the genre over the last 80 years, Superman has been a pioneer for truth and justice, while becoming a global icon. Now, Superman makes history once more as Action Comics becomes the first monthly comic book to reach 1,000 issues! To celebrate, DC Comics proudly presents the Action Comics 80 Years of Superman HC! Featuring work from prolific creators like Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster, John Byrne, Curt Swan, Joe Kelly, Grant Morrison, Len Wein, Carmine Infantino, and more, it is a treasure trove of the Man of Steel’s most sensational stories!




Action Comics #1000 Regular Jim Lee & Scott Williams Cover

Action Comics #1000 Variant Steve Rude 1930s Cover

Action Comics #1000 Variant Michael Cho 1940s Cover

Action Comics #1000 Variant Dave Gibbons 1950s Cover

Action Comics #1000 Variant Michael Allred 1960s Cover

Action Comics #1000







A New Age:
Dark Nights Metal revealed a brand new landscape for the DC Universe. In the wake of the shocking events, hidden heroes come to light! Throughout the history of humanity, an unseen group of beings have protected the Earth, cursed to live forever! Led by the Immortal Man himself, this team has waged war against the House of Conquest for countless years. Now, Conquest has dealt a devastating blow and the Immortal Men are brought to light as they seek out their last hope for survival! Artist Jim Lee and writer James Tynion IV bring forth a new team in The Immortal Men #1!




Detective Comics #978

Supergirl #20
Batgirl And The Birds Of Prey #21

Wonder Woman #44

Trinity #21

Red Hood And The Outlaws #21

Suicide Squad #39

Flash #44

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #42

Justice League Of America #28

New Super-Man & The Justice League Of China #22

Titans #22




Rise and Fall:
Hal Jordan is the paragon of a Green Lantern. He’s courageous and unrelenting in the face of over-whelming adversity. But even a hero can sometimes doubt their methods. In his moment of doubt, will Hal inadvertently create an evil the universe isn’t ready to face? Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #42 is by writer Robert Venditti with art by Jordi Tarragona and Rafael Sandoval. Back on Earth, the government loses control of its new military weapon, the Wall! Now, he’s rampaging through Washington D.C. with his sights set on the Capitol building! Rick Flag reenlists with Task Force as Rob Williams, Julio Ferreira, and Eduardo Pansica present Suicide Squad #39!













Superman Vol 5
Hopes And Fears TP

Suicide Squad Vol 5 Kill Your Darlings TP
Justice League Rebirth Deluxe Edition Book 2 HC

Wonder Woman By
George Perez Vol 3 TP

DC Universe By
Brian K Vaughan TP

Hawkman By Geoff Johns
Book 2 TP




Prepare for Death:
The late 1980s stories that set the stage for the epic “Death of Superman” story are collected in a new hardcover edition with the Superman Exile and Other Stories Omnibus HC! Including appearances from classic Superman characters like Lex Luthor, Lois Lane, Mongul, Mr. Mxyzptlk and more, plus the debut of the Eradicator, a key player whose actions would change the world of Superman and Green Lantern forever! This hardcover collects Superman 23-37, Adventures of Superman 445-460, Action Comics 643-646, and Action Comics Annual 2, from Jerry Ordway, Keryy Gammill, Dennis Janke, and more!





Weapon H #1
signed by Cory Smith

New Mutants Dead Souls #1 signed By Matthew Rosenberg

Eternity Girl #1 signed by Magdalene Visaggio

Green Hornet #1 signed by Amy Chu

The Wilds #1 signed by Vita Ayala

Kingpin #1 signed by Matthew Rosenberg

Paper Girls HC signed by BKV & Cliff Chang INCLUDE Paper Girls/Private Eye bundle by BKV

Angelic #1 signed by Si Spurrier and Caspar Wijngaard

Secret Warriors #1 signed by Matt Rosenberg




Marvel Legacy #1
By J. Scott Campbell

Dark Nights: Metal #1
By Simon Bisley

Guardians Of The Galaxy #1
By Art Adams

DC Variants By Terry Dodson
And Rachel Dodson

DKIII “view all issues”
By Greg Capullo

All-Star Batman #1
By Tyler Kirkham







Cold War Relics:
Carter Carlson was a highly decorated operative during the Cold War. But in the fall of 1991, as the Soviet Union collapsed, Carter discovered a secret that not only changed his life, but also altered the course of history! Now, as the mysterious “Dead Hand” threatens to end the world once again, the only thing standing in its way is the relationship between and old spy and a little boy. Writer Kyle Higgins teams with artist Stephen Mooney in a bond new spy series unlike anything the world has ever seen in Dead Hand #1.










American Gods My Ainsel #2

Sonic The Hedgehog #2

Crude #1

Oblivion Song By Kirkman And De Felici #2

VS #3

Supermansion #1




Aliens Predator Prometheus AvP Fire and Stone TP

EC Archives Extra HC

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Usagi Yojimbo HC Expanded Edition

Rock Candy Mountain Vol 2 TP

Algeria Is Beautiful
Like America HC

Hard Case Crime
Normandy Gold TP







Believe it,
G-Man and Henry!




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Richie Rich Poor Little Rich Boy #3
Detective Comics #438
Werewolf By Night #8
 Not Brand Echh #7     
 Plastic Man Vol 2 #9     




Robin Vol 4

Wolverine First Class

Dark Xena

Red Prophet Tales of Alvin Maker

War Machine Vol 2














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