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Employee Recommendations for 9/20/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Also be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video featuring SuperTy and ComicBookBrando!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

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Dark Ark #1

Dark Ark #1

Black Hammer #13

Black Hammer #13

Bug! The Adventures of Forager #4

Bug! The Adventures of Forager #4

Invincible #140

Invincible #140

The Wild Storm #7

The Wild Storm #7

Top Pick

Super Sons #8

Super Sons #8


It’s a really cool multiverse-hopping book; you’re starting to see more teamwork between the super sons but they’re still not ready to admit they’re friends. I really dig this series, it’s just a lot more fun than anything else.

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Batman: The Red Death

Batman: The Red Death

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack

Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack

Samurai Jack: Quantum Jack #1

Samurai Jack: Quantum Jack #1

Savage Town

Savage Town

Snotgirl #7

Snotgirl #7

Top Pick

Wonder Woman/Conan #1

Wonder Woman/Conan #1


Conan is promised some riches if he bets on an arena fighter, a certain wonderful woman. It’s pretty awesome teaming up these titan warriors for a new miniseries.

Laura’s Picks

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East of West TPB Volume 7

East of West TPB Volume 7

Fauns and Fairies Adult Coloring Book

Fauns and Fairies Adult Coloring Book

Golden Kamuy Volume 3

Golden Kamuy Volume 3

Over the Garden Wall 2017 Special

Over the Garden Wall 2017 Special

The Little Red Wolf

The Little Red Wolf

Top Pick

Descending Stories Volume 2

Descending Stories Volume 2


Descending Stories/Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju is *amazing* in every format and I want it all now.

Patrick’s Picks

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Star Wars: Poe Dameron #19

Star Wars: Poe Dameron #19

Secret Weapons #4

Secret Weapons #4

Star Wars Annual #3

Star Wars Annual #3

US Avengers #10

US Avengers #10

Star Wars: Captain Phasma #2

Star Wars: Captain Phasma #2

Top Pick

Bloodshot Salvation #1

Bloodshot Salvation #1


SO EXCITED for this. Bloodshot Reborn is easily one of the best titles Valiant has done, and I’m incredibly thrilled to see what’s next for their unstoppable super soldier, especially now that he has a family.

Posted September 20, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 9/13/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Also be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video featuring SuperTy and ComicBookBrando!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Laura’s Picks

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Jane

Jane

Jonesy TPB Volume 3

Jonesy TPB Volume 3

Lumberjanes #42

Lumberjanes #42

Mech Cadet Yu #2

Mech Cadet Yu #2

The Royal Tutor Volume 3

The Royal Tutor Volume 3

Taproot

Taproot

Ty’s Picks

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Action Comics #987

Action Comics #987

Curse Words #8

Curse Words #8

Mister Miracle #2

Mister Miracle #2

Secret Empire Omega

Secret Empire Omega

Total Tank Girl Omnibus

Total Tank Girl Omnibus

Venomverse #2

Venomverse #2

Brandon’s Picks

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Defenders #5

Defenders #5

Harley Quinn 25th Anniversary Special

Harley Quinn 25th Anniversary Special

Dark Nights Metal #2

Dark Nights Metal #2

Teen Titans #12

Teen Titans #12

Weapon X #8

Weapon X #8

Wonder Woman #30

Wonder Woman #30

Patrick’s Picks

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Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #12

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #12

Old Man Logan #28

Old Man Logan #28

Rocket #5

Rocket #5

Star Wars #36

Star Wars #36

Ninjak #0

Ninjak #0

Wolfenstein #1

Posted September 13, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 9/7/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Laura’s Picks

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All's Faire in Middle School

All’s Faire in Middle School

The Wicked + The Divine HC Volume 2

The Wicked + The Divine HC Volume 2

Scales and Scoundrels #1

Scales and Scoundrels #1

Johnny Appleseed

Johnny Appleseed

Bloom Into You Volume 3

Bloom Into You Volume 3

Top Pick:

Cloudia and Rex #3

Cloudia and Rex #3


Most excited for Cloudia and Rex! This series is amazing and everyone should be reading it! It’s beautiful and painful and exciting!

Patrick’s Picks

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Amazing Spider-Man HC Volume 2

Amazing Spider-Man HC Volume 2

Star Wars: Darth Maul TPB

Star Wars: Darth Maul TPB

Star Wars: Darth Vader #5

Star Wars: Darth Vader #5

Star Wars: Darth Vader Omnibus

Star Wars: Darth Vader Omnibus

Harbinger Renegade #7

Harbinger Renegade #7

Iron Fist #7

Iron Fist #7

Iron Fist TPB Volume 1

Iron Fist TPB Volume 1

Top Pick

Star Wars: Darth Vader Omnibus

Star Wars: Darth Vader Omnibus


Political machinations, dark secrets, and hidden agendas abound in this absolutely brilliant series, collected in its entirety in one volume!

Posted September 07, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 8/30/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Laura’s Picks

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Bad Machinery Volume 2

Bad Machinery Volume 2

Calamity Jane

Calamity Jane

Goliath

Goliath

Home Time

Home Time

Steven Universe #7

Steven Universe #7

Wet Moon Volume 4

Wet Moon Volume 4

Patrick’s Picks

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The Mighty Captain Marvel #8

The Mighty Captain Marvel #8

Faith and the Future Force #2

Faith and the Future Force #2

Star Wars: Mace Windu #1

Star Wars: Mace Windu #1

Rapture #4

Rapture #4

Star Wars #35

Star Wars #35

Posted August 30, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 8/23/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video with SuperTy and ComicBookBrando!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Brandon’s Picks

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The Flash #29

The Flash #29

The Dark Horse Book of Horror HC

The Dark Horse Book of Horror HC

The Inhumans #1

The Inhumans #1

That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Volume 1

That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime Volume 1

Suicide Squad #24

Suicide Squad #24

Top Pick:

Skydoll Sudra HC

Skydoll Sudra HC


Cool Heavy Metal, 70s style sci-fi. Just a gorgeous book.

Laura’s Picks

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Heathen #5

Heathen #5

Hi-Fi Fight Club #1

Hi-Fi Fight Club #1

Little Pierro

Little Pierro

Lumberjanes #41

Lumberjanes #41

Moonstruck #2

Moonstruck #2

Water Memory

Water Memory

Patrick’s Picks

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Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Annual #1

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Annual #1

Doctor Strange #24

Doctor Strange #24

Journey Into Mystery Complete Collection TPB

Journey Into Mystery Complete Collection TPB

WWE #8

WWE #8

X-O Manowar #6

X-O Manowar #6

Top Pick:

The Mighty Captain Marvel TPB Volume 1

The Mighty Captain Marvel TPB Volume 1


Ty’s Picks

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Daredevil #25

Daredevil #25

Renato Jones Season 2 #3

Renato Jones Season 2 #3

Secret Empire #9

Secret Empire #9

Shipwreck #5

Shipwreck #5

X-Men Golf #10

X-Men Golf #10

Top Pick:

Generation Gone #2

Generation Gone #2


Hands down, one of my favorite new series. Super powers in the real world is my favorite genre. Ales Kot is fantastic.

Rae’s Picks

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Detective Comics #963

Detective Comics #963

Redneck #5

Redneck #5

Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man #3

Peter Parker: The Spectacular Spider-Man #3

Teen Titans #11

Teen Titans #11

War Mother #1

War Mother #1

Top Pick:

Moonstruck #2

Moonstruck #2

Lesbians! Werewolves! A cool centaur! But honestly I just want more of the witch we saw in the last issue of Moonstruck. She was so cool.

Posted August 23, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 8/16/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video with SuperTy and ComicBookBrando!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Brandon’s Picks

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Dark Nights Metal

Dark Nights Metal

Batwoman #6

Batwoman #6

Wonder Woman #28

Wonder Woman #28

Spy Seal #1

Spy Seal #1

All-New Guardians of the Galaxy #8

All-New Guardians of the Galaxy #8

Top Pick:

Mage: The Hero Denied #1

Mage: The Hero Denied #1


I really enjoyed this new chapter, I definitely recommend reading the previous volumes to get the full effect

Laura’s Picks

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Bitch Planet Triple Feature #3

Bitch Planet Triple Feature #3

Cloudia and Rex #2

Cloudia and Rex #2

Fantasy Sports Volume 3

Fantasy Sports Volume 3

Furari

Furari

The Misfits

The Misfits

Patrick’s Picks

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Divinity #0

Divinity #0

Ultimates 2 #100

Ultimates 2 #100

The Mighty Thor #22

The Mighty Thor #22

Star Wars #34

Star Wars #34

Secret Weapons #3

Secret Weapons #3

Top Pick:

USAvengers #9

USAvengers #9


You will be hard-pressed to find a book that’s consistently this fun and entertaining.

Ty’s Picks

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Astonishing X-Men #2

Astonishing X-Men #2

Godshaper #5

Godshaper #5

Spider-Men II #2

Spider-Men II #2

Superman #29

Superman #29

Super Sons #7

Super Sons #7

Top Pick:

Descender #23

Descender #23


This is a beautiful book … it’s just amazing and fantastic, you should be reading this

Posted August 16, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 8/9/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video with SuperTy and ComicBookBrando!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Brandon’s Picks

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Star Wars: Cassian and K-2SO

Star Wars: Cassian and K-2SO

Detective Comics #962

Detective Comics #962

Harley Quinn #25

Harley Quinn #25

Newsboy Legion and the Boy Commandos

Newsboy Legion and the Boy Commandos

Old Man Logan #27

Old Man Logan #27

Top Pick:

Mister Miracle #1

Mister Miracle #1


Mr. Miracle is running out of challenges and tries to escape the one thing you can’t escape: Death. A lot of oddness in this book, but I love it.

Laura’s Picks

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A Castle in England

A Castle in England

Crafty Cat and the Crafty Camp Crisis

Crafty Cat and the Crafty Camp Crisis

Dinosaur Empire!

Dinosaur Empire!

Mega Princess

Mega Princess

My Pretty Vampire

My Pretty Vampire

Top Pick:

Over the Garden Wall TPB Volume 2

Over the Garden Wall TPB Volume 2

Patrick’s Picks

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Amazing Spider-Man #31

Amazing Spider-Man #31

Back to the Future #22

Back to the Future #22

Doctor Aphra #11

Doctor Aphra #11

Harbinger Renegade #6

Harbinger Renegade #6

WWE Summerslam 2017 Special

WWE Summerslam 2017 Special

Top Pick:

Faith TPB Volume 4

Faith TPB Volume 4


Valiant’s high-flying fangirl faces off against the ULTIMATE SUPERVILLAIN REVENGE SQUAD in volume 4: THE FAITHLESS!

Ty’s Picks

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Action Comics #985

Action Comics #985

Captain America #25

Captain America #25

Inhumans: The Once and Future Kings #1

Inhumans: The Once and Future Kings #1

Redlands #1

Redlands #1

Unholy Grail #2

Unholy Grail #2

Top Pick:

Babyteeth #3

Babyteeth #3


It’s a really great book, even though it’s about the Antichrist it’s surprisingly really sweet because the mom truly loves her baby

Posted August 09, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 8/2/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Brandon’s Picks

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Batman #28

Batman #28

Galaktikon #1

Galaktikon #1

Hillbilly #7

Hillbilly #7

Stray Bullets #26

Stray Bullets #26

The Thing From the Grave

The Thing From the Grave

Top Pick:

Adventure Time X Regular Show #1

Adventure Time X Regular Show #1


Holy smokes, my brain isn’t ready for this!

Katy’s Picks

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Otherworld Barbara HC Volume 2

Otherworld Barbara HC Volume 2

Top Pick:

Haikyu!! Volume 14

Haikyu!! Volume 14


LAST TIME IN HAIKYU, DAICHI FREAKIN DIED. CAN SECOND-STRING ENNOSHITA FILL THE SPACE THAT KARASUNO’S BELOVED CAPTAIN LEFT BEHIND??

Laura’s Picks

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Heathen TPB Volume 1

Heathen TPB Volume 1

Mech Cadet Yu #1

Mech Cadet Yu #1

Nirvana Volume 1

Nirvana Volume 1

She and Her Cat

She and Her Cat

The Wendy Project

The Wendy Project

Top Pick:

East of West #34

East of West #34


East of West is the reason I’m reading comics.

Patrick’s Picks

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Avengers #10

Avengers #10

Star Wars: Darth Vader #4

Star Wars: Darth Vader #4

James Bond #6

James Bond #6

Nick Fury #5

Nick Fury #5

X-O Manowar Deluxe HC Volume 5

X-O Manowar Deluxe HC Volume 5

Top Pick:

WWE TPB Volume 1

WWE TPB Volume 1


A fantastic blend of kayfabe characterization and real-life events, this is a must-read for any pro wrestling fan.

Ty’s Picks

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Everafter: From the Pages of Fables #12

Everafter: From the Pages of Fables #12

God Country TPB

God Country TPB

Iron Fist #6

Iron Fist #6

TMNT Dimension X #1

TMNT Dimension X #1

World Reader #5

World Reader #5

Top Pick:

Elsewhere #1

Elsewhere #1


Really surprised by this, solid fantasy and the last page will make me read this until it’s done.

Posted August 02, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 7/26/2017

Employee Recommendations
Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video with SuperTy and Rae!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

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By Chance or By Providence

By Chance or By Providence

Lumberjanes #40

Lumberjanes #40

Queen of Emeraldas TPB Volume 2

Queen of Emeraldas TPB Volume 2

Steven Universe #6

Steven Universe #6

Zojaqan #1

Zojaqan #1

Top Pick:

Legend of Korra TPB Volume 1

Legend of Korra TPB Volume 1


Overjoyed to finally get in my hands KORRA! YAY. Irene Koh has been slaying and it’s going to be so QUEER

Patrick’s Picks

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Biff to the Future #6

Biff to the Future #6

The Mighty Captain Marvel #7

The Mighty Captain Marvel #7

Runaways TPB Volume 5

Runaways TPB Volume 5

WWE #7

WWE #7

X-O Manowar #5

X-O Manowar #5

Top Pick:

Faith and the Future Force #1

Faith and the Future Force #1


Faith and Neela, Timewalker race across time and space and join forces with Valiant heroes from all over with all of history at stake in this thrilling new miniseries!

Ty’s Picks

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Beautiful Canvas #2

Beautiful Canvas #2

Crosswind #2

Crosswind #2

Doom Patrol #7

Doom Patrol #7

Frostbite TPB

Frostbite TPB

The Punisher #14

The Punisher #14

Top Pick:

Project Superpowers: Hero Killers #3

Project Superpowers: Hero Killers #3


THE funniest super hero book out there. Period.

Rae’s Picks

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Go Go Power Rangers #1

Go Go Power Rangers #1

Justice League of America #11

Justice League of America #11

Saga #45

Saga #45

Teen Titans #10

Teen Titans #10

Wonder Woman #27

Wonder Woman #27

Top Pick:

'Namwolf #4

‘Namwolf #4


As the old adage goes “War is hell” and he’s going through it! If you’re not on board, it’s time to get on board, it’s so good!

Posted July 26, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Employee Recommendations for 7/19/2017

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Welcome to the weekly Austin Books & Comics Employee Recommendations! Here you’ll find a roundup of our top picks for this week.

Be sure to check out our weekly recommendations video with SuperTy and ComicBookBrando!

Follow us and the employees on Twitter for more New Comic Book Day (#NCBD) recommendations every Wednesday!

What’s on your pull list this week? Share in the comment section below!

Laura’s Picks

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Welcome to the Ballroom Volume 6

Welcome to the Ballroom Volume 6

Princess Jellyfish Volume 5

Princess Jellyfish Volume 5

Moonstruck #1

Moonstruck #1

Patsy Walker aka Hellcat! Volume 3

Patsy Walker aka Hellcat! Volume 3

Bitch Planet Triple Feature #2

Bitch Planet Triple Feature #2

Top Pick:

Backstagers Volume 1

Backstagers Volume 1


Backstagers first collection? WHAT A GIFT AND JOY

Patrick’s Picks

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Britannia: We Who Are About To Die #4

Britannia: We Who Are About To Die #4

Ultimates 2 #9

Ultimates 2 #9

Secret Weapons #2

Secret Weapons #2

Rapture #3

Rapture #3

Generation Zero Volume 2

Generation Zero Volume 2

Top Pick:

USAvengers Volume 1

USAvengers Volume 1


Delightfully weird, funny, thrilling, and brilliantly written. Al Ewing’s USAvengers (and Mighty Avengers, Cap and the Mighty Avengers, and New Avengers) is absolutely wonderful. Pick up this TPB and get in on this great series!

Ty’s Picks

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I Hate Fairyland #14

I Hate Fairyland #14

Star Wars Darth Maul #5

Star Wars Darth Maul #5

Lazarus X+66 #1

Lazarus X+66 #1

Jimmy's Bastards #2

Jimmy’s Bastards #2

Invincible #138

Invincible #138

Top Pick:

Generation Gone #1

Generation Gone #1


64 pages, not a single ad in the entire thing. This is my favorite pick for the week.

Brandon’s Picks

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Batman #27

Batman #27

Batman '66 Meets the Legion of Superheroes

Batman ’66 Meets the Legion of Superheroes

Black Science Volume 6

Black Science Volume 6

Harley Quinn #24

Harley Quinn #24

Normandy Gold #2

Normandy Gold #2

Top Pick:

Sisters of Sorrow #1

Sisters of Sorrow #1


Do you like grindhouse films? Do you like nuns with guns? Then you should check out this new BOOM! Studios comic.

Posted July 19, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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