Midtown Comics Newsletter Archive

Welcome back to Ragnarok and roll!
The Odinson doesn’t need a mystic hammer to conjure up box office gold! As Thor Ragnarok makes magic in multiplexes on Midgard, the Mighty Thor #701 hits the racks at Midtown as well! Marvel continues to let loose lots of new lenticular covers, including Doctor Strange, Punisher, Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider and more! On the DC side, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world in Metal tie-in Batman Who Laughs #1, and there’s nothing funny about it!

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Signed by Neal Adams:
Legendary comic book artist Neal Adams sat down with us and signed Deadman #1 for fans at Midtown Comics Downtown last Thursday. Neal is a super nice guy and was kind enough to sign a limited quantity of additional copies that we are proud to offer here, along with his own Store Variant cover! Get ‘em while they last!

No Laughing Matter:
Batman has become the one thing that he despises more than anything in the world. In a world where Bruce Wayne falls and Gotham City is practically unrecognizable, the Man Who Laughs haunts the nightmares of everyone around. But just how did this monstrosity come to be? And what exactly happened to twist everything to a point beyond recognition? James Tynion IV and Riley Rossmo present Batman Who Laughs #1. Then, the Justice League is at war with the twisted abominations from the Dark Multiverse! With many of their number incapacitated by the siege on Earth, Victor Stone stands alone between the Earth and the monsters at the door. Is this going to be the last stand of Cyborg? Bryan Hitch and Tyler Kirkham present Justice League #33!

Batman #35

Batwoman #9

Nightwing #33

Aquaman Vol 6 #30 Variant Liam Sharp Justice League Cover

Trinity Vol 2 #15 Variant Ben Oliver Justice League Cover

Superman Vol 5 #35 Variant Jorge Jimenez Cover

Batwoman (Rebirth) Vol 1 TP

Flash (Rebirth) Vol 4 TP

Justice League Of America Rebirth Dlx Ed Book 1 HC

Wonder Woman (Rebirth) Vol 4 TP


Batman The Golden Age Omnibus Vol 4 HC

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Superman #35

Superman #35 Variant

Super Sons #10

Super Sons #10 Variant

Trinity #15

Bombshells United #6

Aquaman #30

Green Lanterns #35

Injustice 2 #14

Up, Up, and Away:
Superboy and Robin have been on a whirlwind adventure of late. In the aftermath of their latest encounter with the Teen Titans, the Super Sons need their own super secret headquarters to chill out. But will this headquarters remain empty as Superboy deals with new powers and Robin finds himself facing off against his father? Super Sons #10 is by Peter Tomasi with art by Brian Ching. Elsewhere, Superman faces off against Steppenwolf! The field general of Apokolips enlists Jon into his Canine Cavalry to try and stop Lex Luthor from claiming the throne of Darkseid! It’s crazy! Superman #35 is by Peter Tomasi and Patrick Gleason, with art by Travis Moore and more!

Wild Storm #9

Future Quest Presents #4

Bug The Adventures Of Forager #5

Young and Wild:
Forager’s pursuit of Chagra takes him to a strange future! The latest reality shard pings Bug into O.M.A.C.’s timeline at a point where things look dire for dear Buddy Blank. Is it possible that Buddy’s family is the key to solving this whole time conundrum? It’s a Blank slate for the future as Lee Allred, Mike Allred, and Laura Allred present Bug! The Adventures of Forager #5! Danger lurks on the horizon as Angie Spica is given unprecedented access to Jacob Marlowe’s secret lab. While there, she discovers a treasure trove of technologies and sciences so strange, so ancient and alien, that it will bring her entire worldview into question. As Angie begins to evolve her very mind, a war against Skywatch is brewing! The Wild Storm #9 is by Warren Ellis with art by Jon Davis-Hunt.

Batwoman Begins:
The newest chapter of Batwoman’s crime-fighting career begins here! After the devastating effects of the Night of the Monster Men, Gotham City has become the source of a brand new bioweapon that the world desperately wants! But when the dangerous chemical concoction begins to expand across the border, Kate Kane has to relive her own past if she’s ever going to stop this dead in its tracks. But what she finds may be the last thing she ever wanted to remember. Batwoman returns in the pages of her own solo series in Batwoman TP Vol 1! Collecting issues 1-6 and Batwoman: Rebirth #1, writers Marguerite Bennett and James Tynion IV present the perfect jumping on point with artist Steve Epting. Filled with frights and delights, it’s a great series for any fan of the Bat-Family!

Regular Adam Kubert Cover

Variant Paulo Siqueira Lenticular Homage Cover

Incentive Mike McKone Legacy Headshot Variant Cover

Most Wanted:
Peter Parker is back in the friendly neighborhood, but he’s persona non grata as far as the NYPD is concerned! To say that Peter has a colorful past with New York’s finest is putting it lightly. But now they’re on the hunt and he’s on the run as he becomes public enemy number one! How can Spider-Man save the day when he’s the villain everybody wants behind bars? Chip Zdarsky and Adam Kubert honor the classic legacy numbering of the Spectacular Spider-Man series as they continue to tell the finest adventures with Marvel’s classic web-head in Peter Parker Spectacular Spider-Man #297!

Regular Khary Randolph Cover

Variant Dan Mora Lenticular Homage Cover

Incentive Mike McKone Legacy Headshot Variant Cover

Slingers Slay:
Ben Reilly is a perfect clone of the Amazing Spider-Man but with none of the responsibility! Now, someone is trying to barge in on his turf in Las Vegas. But when this mysterious new foe reveals himself to be Hornet, the chaos quickly spills out of control! Who is he working for, and what will his former Slingers teammates have to say about this shocking development? Ben’s path towards redemption continues in Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider #10, from writer Peter David and artist Will Sliney.

Regular Mike Del Mundo Cover

Variant Mike Deodato Jr Lenticular Homage Cover

Variant John Tyler Christopher Trading Card Cover

Loki, Sorcerer Supreme:
Evil is everywhere and the world needs the Sorcerer Supreme more than ever before. Too bad it’s not Doctor Strange anymore! Loki has hoodwinked and tricked his way to the top of the magic food chain and found himself adorned with the premier title in all of magicdom! What happened to Stephen Strange and how did he find himself on the outside looking in? The mystery unfolds as Donny Cates and Gabriel Hernandez Walta present Doctor Strange #381!

Regular Clayton Crain Cover

Variant Paulo Siqueira Lenticular Homage Cover

Incentive Mike McKone Legacy Headshot Variant Cover

War Machine:
For years, Frank Castle has been fighting a one-man war against criminals who endanger the innocent, but when a certain one-eyed operative offers him the tools to take his fight global…how could he say no? Find out how Frank found his way into the fabled War Machine armor! And just who could possibly stand in his way now? Writer Matthew Rosenberg (Kingpin, Secret Warriors) and artist Guiu Vilanova take aim with the Punisher as Frank reverts to his original numbering with Punisher #218! And join us next week when writer Matthew Rosenberg signs Punisher #218 at Midtown Comics Downtown!

Regular Javier Garron Cover Variant Dave Johnson Lenticular Homage Cover Incentive Mike McKone Legacy Headshot Variant Cover

Sinister Plans:
Mister Sinister turns his experimental talents on the Inhumans! Sinister has plagued the X-Men for years in his attempt to jump forward mutantkind’s next evolutionary step. Now, he’s looking to evolve the Inhumans – by kidnapping and torturing them! It’s up to the Secret Warriors, the greatest team of Inhumans on Earth, to stop him. But what happens when their most fearsome warrior, Karnak, leaves to pursue his own agenda? Join writer Matthew Rosenberg and artist Javier Garron for the next chapter in their epic saga with Secret Warriors #8!

Mighty Thor #701

Mighty Thor #701
Alex Ross Variant

Amazing Spider-Man #791

Incredible Hulk #710

Not Brand Echh #14

Defenders #7

X-Men Blue #15

Champions #14

Guardians Of Galaxy #147

A Legacy of Heroes:
From the beginning of its storied history, Marvel Comics has offered epic clashes of heroes and villains, always charting a course for discovery in the world of comics! The Champions are at war with the High-Evolutionary! After he devastated their team by decimating the planet, Viv Vision finds herself at the center of his plot to change the world in his image! Can the combined might of the Champions and the Avengers overcome evolution itself? Mark Waid and Humberto Ramos present Champions #14. Then, it’s the return of one of Marvel’s most mischievous series! Forbush Man is back and he’s been holding back a world of trouble, but when he unleashed his own brand of mayhem on the Marvel Universe, will they be able to handle themselves? A who’s who of Marvel’s top talent indulges their funny bones in Not Brand Echh #14!


Weapon X #11

Black Panther Prelude #2

Luke Cage Vol 1 TP

Avengers Unleashed Vol 2 TP

X-Men Gold Vol 2 TP

Darth Vader #8

Star Wars Doctor Aphra #14

Star Wars Doctor Aphra #14 Mark Brooks Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover

Star Wars Journey To Star Wars The Last Jedi
Captain Phasma TP

Star Wars Legends
Epic Collection Rise Of The Sith Vol 2 TP

Star Wars Poe Dameron Vol 3 Legends Lost TP

Deadpool vs. Old Man Logan #1 Signed by Declan Shelvey

Angelic #1 Signed by Si Spurrier and Caspar Wijngaard

Robotech #1 Signed by Brian Wood

Sacred Creatures #1 Signed by Klaus Janson and Pablo Raimondi

Secret Warriors #1 Signed by Matt Rosenberg

Batman TMNT #1 Midtown Exclusive Signed By Cliff Chiang


Dark Nights: Metal #1 By Simon Bisley

Robotech #1 By Andrew Leung

Guardians Of The Galaxy #1 By Art Adams

DC Variants By Terry Dodson And Rachel Dodson


All-Star Batman #1 by Tyler Kirkham


All Midtown Exclusive Variants

Earth Calling:
Her name is Valla. In life, she was a fisherwoman. In death, she is a vampire residing peacefully on the bottom of the ocean. When a mysterious dark plague descends upon her aquatic paradise, she must venture to the surface in search of answers. What she finds is a world headed towards an environment collapse that will eventually wipe out her food supply. If Valla is to continue to have the blood she needs to survive, then she must stop the fossil fuel industries from destroying the planet at any cost necessary! Writer Miles Gunter and artist Kelsey Shannon present the latest new series from Image Comics with Dark Fang #1!

Rasputin Voice Of The Dragon #1

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Ghostbusters II #3

Curse Words #10

Evolution #1

The Wicked + The Divine #33

Brilliant Trash #1

Call of Duty Zombies TP

X-Files Complete Season 11 TP

Butcher Baker Righteous Maker TP

Amory Wars Good Apollo Im Burning Star IV Vol 1 TP

Bolivar HC

Undisputed Street Fighter HC Regular Edition

Believe it,
G-Man, Henry and John!

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