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Welcome back to the married life!

It’s wedding season and everybody is getting in on the fun. Through all of the chaos and conflict that only comics can provide, Gambit and Rogue shocked the world by eloping! Now, they’ll be honeymooning throughout space in the pages of Mr. and Mrs. X #1! On their way out there, they’ll need to keep an eye out for the chaos heading towards Earth as the race for the Infinity Stones unfolds in Infinity Wars Prime #1! That’s not all from merry Marvel, as Amazing Spider-Man #2, X-Men Grand Design Second Genesis #1, and X-23 #2 are unleashed! Not to be outdone, DC is back with the highly anticipated Doomsday Clock #6! Plus, Brian Michael Bendis pens the longest superhero comic in the world with Action Comics #1,001 and a new era of DC’s teen team is here with Teen Titans #20! Oh yeah, and let’s not forget the horrors unleashed in the newest Justice League team, with the release of Justice League Dark #1! Of course, we’re extra excited for that, and our sensational signing with writer James Tynion IV! So dive in and enjoy a wonderful world of comics!




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Regular Terry Dodson Cover

Variant Skottie Young Baby Cover

Incentive Humberto Ramos Variant Cover




The Married Life:
To the surprise of everyone, the X-Men’s hottest couple has tied the knot! Too bad there’s no time to enjoy the bliss of marriage! Rogue and Gambit are tasked with guarding a mysterious package that has the attention of the whole galaxy. With everybody from the Shi-ar to the Starjammers trying to get their hands on it, will their honeymoon be cut short? And what does Deadpool want with them? Kelly Thompson and Oscar Bazaldua explore the story in Mr. & Mrs. X #1!




Regular Ryan Ottley Cover

Incentive J Scott Campbell Variant Cover

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Amazing Spider-Man #1




Face It, Lizard:
Peter Parker has had it rough lately. He’s had his reputation tarnished, he’s lost his job, and his new roommate is driving him up a wall. Luckily, an old friend has returned to give him an opportunity to reclaim some of what he’s lost. The only catch? He’ll be depending on the kindness of the nefarious Lizard! Will the Lizard be able to look deep within his scaly heart to help Pete in his time of need? And after the shocking events of last issue, Mary Jane is going to have to live with the consequence of her actions! Writer Nick Spencer teams with artist Ryan Ottley for Amazing Spider-Man #2!




Cosmic Ghost Rider #1 By Christian Ward

Amazing Spider-Man #1 by J. Scott Campbell

Avengers #1 By Clayton Crain

Amazing Spider-Man #801 by J. Scott Campbell

Immortal Hulk #1 By Dale Keown




Regular Mike Deodato Jr Cover

Variant Ron Lim Cover

Variant George Perez Cover




Prime Time:
Gathered together from remote galaxies are six of the most powerful weapons of all time. Now, these Infinity Stones have been collected and the battle is heading to Earth! Pools of sorrow and waves of joy unfold as the heroes of the Marvel Universe unite to face off for the fate of existence! But with images of broken light and limitless undying love falling to the wayside, will anything be left standing? And who is the mysterious Requiem, the newest cosmic threat? Writer Gerry Duggan and artist Mike Deodato Jr. present Infinity Wars Prime #1!







Regular Terry Dodson Cover

Variant Yasmine Putri Connecting Cover

Variant Skottie Young Baby Cover




Regular Ed Piskor Cover

Variant Ed Piskor Character Cover

Variant Ed Piskor Corner Box Cover




Deadpool Assassin #4

Punisher #228

Multiple Man #2

X-23 #2

X-Men Blue #32

Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur #33

Marvel Two-In-One #8

Moon Knight #197

Sentry #2




Manic Mutant Multiplying Mayhem:
Everybody hates Jamie Madrox, and honestly, it’s easy to see why. Multiple Man is back from the dead and no sooner does he return than trouble comes knocking at the door of the X-Men! Now, duplicitous duplicates double-down to doom dear, doting Jamie! Can Multiple Man manage the mayhem and make Marvel’s merry mutants understand his plight? Writer Matthew Rosenberg and artist Andy MacDonald explore the tale in Multiple Man #1! Elsewhere in the house of X, Laura has made it through her birthday with flying colors. As X-23 tries to move forward with her new journey, the Stepford Cuckoos have their eyes peeled to the past. What are those mysterious girls planning? Don’t they know that three’s a crowd? Laura and Gabby will have to see about that! The action unfolds in X-23 #2, by Mariko Tamaki and Juan Cabal.




Spider-Girl Complete Collection Vol 1 TP

Venomized TP

X-Men Blue Vol 4 Cry Havok TP

Daredevil Back In Black Vol 6 Mayor Fisk TP

Secret Invasion Rise Of The Skrulls TP

S.H.I.E.L.D. By Jonathan Hickman & Dustin Weaver Human Machine HC




True Believers Fantastic Four Birth Of Valeria #1

True Believers Fantastic Four What If #1

True Believers New Fantastic Four #1




Star Wars Doctor Aphra #22 Regular Ashley Witter Cover

Star Wars Doctor Aphra #22 Variant Rod Reis Galactic Icon Cover

Star Wars Lando Double Or Nothing #3




Doomsday Clock #6 Regular Gary Frank Cover

Doomsday Clock #6 Variant Gary Frank Cover

All Doomsday Clock




Clowning Around:
A doomed world. A mute maniac with an unsettling power. A deranged young woman who’s sick of people pulling her strings. Who exactly are the Mime and the Marionette? As survivors from a devastated Earth, they’ll do anything to survive the upcoming war, which makes them horribly untrustworthy. The spotlight shines on the newest players of the DC Universe, and what follows is sure to be devastating! Writer Geoff Johns and artist Gary Frank continue the ongoing saga that has the world watching in Doomsday Clock #6!




Regular Alvaro Martinez Bueno & Raul Fernandez Cover

Variant Greg Capullo & Jonathan Glapion Cover

Incentive Greg Capullo & Jonathan Glapion Inks Cover




Little Dark Age:
Earth’s magic once belonged to them. Now they want the magic back. But who exactly are they? It’s up to the new Justice League Dark to find out and stop this nightmarish new threat at all costs! After the events of Justice League: No Justice, team leader Wonder Woman guides the misfit magic mix of Zatanna, Swamp Thing, Man-Bat and Detective Chimp against enemies too fantastic even for the Justice League. Plus, what awful things are coming through the Tree of Wonder? Dark days lie ahead in the pages of Justice League Dark #1, from writer James Tynion IV and artist Alvaro Martinez! And for our friends in New York City, be sure to join us from Midtown Comics Downtown on July 28th for our spectacular signing with series writer James Tynion IV! It’s going to be a blast!







Action Man:
In the wake of Man of Steel, Metropolis finds itself in the midst of a crime wave! As a new criminal element makes its way onto the streets of the city of tomorrow, one of its oldest institutions finds itself in dire straits! After decades of pushing the greatest news on a daily basis, has the Daily Planet simply become a thing of the past? With Superman racing to find the solution to the city’s problems, it’s Clark Kent’s job that needs saving! Brian Michael Bendis writes the adventures of Superman in the longest running superhero comic of all time, with art by Patrick Gleason in Action Comics #1,001!




Regular Bernard Chang Cover

Variant Kamome Shirahama Cover

Incentive Jorge Jimenez Crush Variant Cover




Gotta Go:
Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman have lost their way. Whatever they’re doing, it just isn’t working, but the only people who see this are the heroes that fight by their sides! Damian Wayne has a passion for saving the world by any means necessary, and it looks like Robin’s going to ruffle some feathers. Luckily for him, he’s joined by Kid Flash, Red Arrow, and a fresh batch of impressionable heroes. But will these new heroes make the cut? Can they be trusted? After all, one of them is Lobo’s daughter! Adam Glass and Bernard Chang create a new age for DC’s teen team in Teen Titans #20!




Regular Variant Cover

Joker Graffiti Variant Cover

All Batman  #50




Wonder Woman #51

Detective Comics #985

Batman Beyond #22

Hellblazer #24

Flash #51 Regular Howard Porter Cover

Flash #51 Variant Francesco Mattina Cover

Hal Jordan And The Green Lantern Corps #49

Aquaman #38

Mera Queen Of Atlantis #6

Mother Panic Gotham A.D. #5

Silencer #7

Terrifics #6







Batman (Rebirth) Vol 6 Bride Or Burglar TP

Trinity (Rebirth) Vol 3 Dark Destiny TP

Superman For All Seasons TP New Edition

Absolute Authority Vol 2 HC New Edition

New Teen Titans Omnibus Vol 3 HC New Edition

Doom Patrol The Silver Age Vol 1 TP




Mike’s Mark:
Mike Mignola is one of the most influential artists of the modern comic book age. With countless critical and commercial successes, Mignola’s cryptic art style has helped mold a new mode of storytelling. Now, relive his classic DC Comics with the DC Universe by Mike Mignola TP! Collecting the greatest stories from one of the most distinct artists today, these tales will shock and awe fans old and new. Collected together for the first time, it’s the perfect way to celebrate the legacy of one of DC’s finest. This trade paperback collects Superman World of Krypton 1-4, Action Comics Annual 2, Superman 18 & 23, Batman Legends of the Dark Knight 54, Batman Gotham Knights 36, Swamp Thing Annual 5, Phantom Stranger 1-4, and a gallery of Mignola’s great DC covers.




Multiple Man #1 signed by Matthew Rosenberg

Captain America #1 Midtown Exclusive Set with One Book Signed by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Modern Fantasy #1 signed by Kristen Gudsnuk

Domino #1 Signed By Gail Simone

Eternity Girl #1 signed by Magdalene Visaggio

Green Hornet #1 signed by Amy Chu

The Wilds #1 signed by Vita Ayala

Paper Girls HC signed by BKV & Cliff Chiang and Paper Girls/Private Eye bundle by BKV

Angelic #1 Signed by Si Spurrier and Caspar Wijngaard




Action Comics #1000 By Olivier Coipel

Action Comics #1000 Black & White By Olivier Coipel

Domino #1 By Akcho

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 Variants by
Greg Capullo & Marc Silvestri

All-Star Batman #1
By Tyler Kirkham




Green Hornet #5

Barbarella #8

Pathfinder Spiral Of Bones #5







No More Love on the Run:
Two lovers are brought together in a desolate future. One is a straight-edge vegan hacker anarchist boy with a penchant for messing with the state. The other is a chaotic, hedonistic cop with a reality TV show and a license to kill. This isn’t how things were supposed to go. As the world spins into chaos, these twisted lovers find themselves on the run from the entire state of New California! Writer Ales Kot teams with artists Tradd Moore and Heather Moore for a bold story in The New World #1!




Modern Fantasy #2

Starcraft Scavengers #1

Punks Not Dead #6

Hit-Girl #6

Saga #54

Shanghai Red #2




Transformers Bumblebee Movie Prequel #2

Transformers Lost Light #21

Transformers Unicron #2




Adventure Time Adult Coloring Book TP

Rasputin Voice of the Dragon TP

Star Trek New Visions Vol 7 TP

Transformers vs. Visionaries TP

Warframe Vol 1 TP

Crossed 10th Anniversary Vol 1 HC










Believe it,
G-Man and Henry!




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Runaways Vol 3

Shadowland Power Man


Serenity Leaves On The Wind

Mighty Thor




Batman #300

Complete Alfred Besters The Stars My Destination Epic Graphic Novel

Infinity Gauntlet #6

Trump #2

World’s Finest Comics #225










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