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Sidekick Store Special for 10/18/2017

Vampire Tales

VAMPIRE TALES TP VOL 1

MARVEL COMICS

(W) Gerry Conway & Various (A) Mannie Banks & Various (CA) Pablo Marcos

Morbius the Living Vampire and Satana the Devil’s Daughter – the reluctant revenant and the sinister succubus, two of Marvel’s most preternatural protagonists – up against demons, cults and mortals even more monstrous than themselves! Black-and-white horror tales from the 1970s horror boom and some of the genre’s greatest talents, collected for the first time! Plus: adaptations of classic terror tales from literature! Collecting VAMPIRE TALES #1-3.

200 PGS./Black & White/Rated T+

Cover Price $19.99

Sale Price $5.00

 

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Posted October 16, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 10/11/2017

New Avengers: Siege

SIEGE NEW AVENGERS TP

MARVEL COMICS

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A) Various (CA) Stuart Immonen

The Avengers are on the run! The villainous Norman Osborn was the unlikely hero of Earth’s victory over the alien Skrulls in the Secret Invasion, and he has used his newfound political cache to set himself up as the head of H.A.M.M.E.R., the new national peacekeeping force. Driven underground by the Superhuman Registration Act, the Avengers must battle Osborn behind the scenes. Osborn has anointed the Hood as the new kingpin of crime, and the Avengers must take on a gauntlet of the Hood’s cronies – including the Mandrill, the Griffin and the Purple Man. All the while, Osborn’s mania increases as he leads H.A.M.M.E.R., the U.S. military, and his own Dark Avengers in an invasion and siege of the fabled city of Asgard. Collecting NEW AVENGERS #61-64, NEW AVENGERS ANNUAL #3, THE LIST – AVENGERS and NEW AVENGERS FINALE.
224 PGS./Rated A

Cover Price $24.99

Sale Price $5.00

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Posted October 09, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 10/4/2017

Wolverine by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller

Wolverine by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller Hardcover

Marvel Comics

(W) Chris Claremont (A) Frank Miller, Paul Smith (CA) Frank Miller
Wolverine’s vacation from the X-Men is interrupted when he discovers that his beloved, Mariko Yashida, has been married off by her criminal father Lord Shingen! When Shingen humiliates Wolverine in front of Mariko, the hero loses heart, drowning his sorrows in beer, bar fights – and the arms of wild assassin Yukio. But when ninjas attack and betrayal strikes from a most unexpected source, can Wolverine reclaim his honor, and rescue Mariko and himself from the trap Shingen has drawn around them both? Then: The X-Men travel to Japan to rejoin their wayward teammate, but the villainous duo of Viper and the Silver Samurai want to guarantee that the mutants’ story won’t have a happy ending. It’s secrets, shockers and broken hearts in Wolverine’s legendary first solo adventure! Collecting WOLVERINE (1982) #1-4 and UNCANNY X-MEN (1963) #172-173.

Cover Price $24.99

Sale Price $8.00

The SATURDAY and SUNDAY SPECIAL is now a Wednesday through uh, Monday Special each week until October 9th!

Did you miss the WEEKLY SPECIAL? This week, it’s huge savings on Dollar Comics, $2 Comics, and, $5 Comics.

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Posted October 03, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 9/27/2017

Nick Fury vs. SHIELD TPB

SHIELD TP NICK FURY VS SHIELD TPB

MARVEL COMICS

(W/A) Various (CA) TBD
SHIELD faces its greatest threat – from within! All that stands in the way of its enigmatic inner agenda is Nick Fury himself…but Fury falls from grace when SHIELD’s ruling council, commanded by the mysterious Deltite, frames him for treason and sends him running for his life. The network Fury built turns against him, and even he can’t fight an army alone. Going underground, Fury gathers allies – but the Deltite’s cult have targeted Fury’s few remaining loyalists, replacing them with Life Model Decoy androids. Which agents are true to Fury? Which ones aren’t even real? And which, if any, will survive? Must Fury destroy the organization to which he’s devoted his life? In a world of lies that he constructed, who can a master spy trust? Collecting NICK FURY VS. S.H.I.E.L.D. #1-6.

Cover Price $29.99

Sale Price $8.00

The SATURDAY and SUNDAY SPECIAL is now a Wednesday through Sunday Special each week until October 8th!

Did you miss the WEEKLY SPECIAL? This week, it’s All Plush 40% OFF!

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Posted September 25, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 9/27/2017

Marvel Legacy #1

MARVEL LEGACY #1

MARVEL COMICS

(W) Jason Aaron (A) Esad Ribic & Various ( CA) Joe Quesada

EVERYTHING STARTS HERE!

It begins at the dawn of the human race, and ends with a child’s prayer! In between, empires fall, mysteries brew, secrets are revealed, quests are undertaken and legends are forged! All leading up to the dramatic return you’ve been waiting for – and one you’ve been dreading!
Jason Aaron (MIGHTY THOR) and Esad Ribic (SECRET WARS) usher in a new dawn – one whose rays will touch every corner of the Marvel Universe in the days to come!
MARVEL LEGACY: It’s everything you’ve been longing for – and more!

Rated T+

$5.99

Posted September 25, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Punisher Trailer!

Marvel and Netflix have released a new trailer for the upcoming PUNISHER series! What do you all think? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!

Check out these great titles and get ready for the new series, out later this year!

Punisher MAX

Punisher MAX

The Punisher (2016)

The Punisher (2016)

Deadpool vs. The Punisher

Deadpool vs. The Punisher

The Punisher: Born

The Punisher: Born

The Punisher by Greg Rucka

The Punisher by Greg Rucka

The Punisher (2014)

The Punisher (2014)

Posted September 20, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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All-Ages Book Club I – Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur

The very first Austin Books all-ages book club, featuring Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur TPB 1: BFF. Children are encouraged, parents and guardians of all ages are welcome!

Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Volume 1: BFF

MARVEL COMICS

(W) Amy Reeder, Brandon Montclare (A) Natacha Bustos (CA) Amy Reeder
Lunella Lafayette is a preteen genius who wants to change the world, but lives in fear of the Inhuman genes inside her! Now, Lunella’s life is turned upside down when a red-scaled beast is teleported from the prehistoric past to a far-flung future we call…today! Together they’re the most Marvelous Team-Up of all – Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur! But will they be BFFs forever, or just until DD’s dinner time? And Lunella soon learns that there are other problems with having a titanic T-Rex as a pet in the modern-day Marvel Universe. School, for one. Monster hunters are another – especially when they’re the Totally Awesome Hulk! Then there’s the fact that everyone’s favorite dino didn’t journey through time alone. Beware the prehistoric savages known as the Killer-Folk – New York City’s deadliest tourists!

Covering: Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur Volume 1: BFF (Amy Reeder, Brandon Montclare, and Natacha Bustos)

All Ages Book Club meets the last Sunday of every other month. Every one is welcome!

Posted September 14, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 9/13/2017

Marvel Masterworks Hulk Volume 3

Marvel Masterworks INCREDIBLE HULK TP VOL 03

MARVEL COMICS

(W) Stan Lee, Gary Friedrich (A) Various (CA) Marie Severin
Brace yourself, True Believer, the Hulk is smashing his way into another monster-sized Masterworks! It’s not a happy Hulk, but it is an action-packed Hulk you’ll see face off against the Boomerang, the android Hulk-Killer – and the Abomination, in his classic first appearance! That’s only the warm-up, though! The cosmos itself shudders when the strongest man-like being in the Marvel U. battles the Silver Surfer, the Sub-Mariner and the Mighty Thor! It’s action and adventure as only Stan Lee and a host of incomparable Marvel Age artists – from Marie Severin and John Buscema to Gil Kane and Bill Everett – can bring you! Collecting INCREDIBLE HULK (1968) #102 and material from TALES TO ASTONISH (1959) #80-101.

Cover Price $24.99

Sale Price $7.00

Posted September 11, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 9/6/2017

The First X-Men TPB

The First X-Men TPB

MARVEL COMICS

(W) Christos N. Gage (A/CA) Neal Adams
The legend returns! From venerated comics artist Neal Adams (X-MEN, AVENGERS) and fan-favorite writer Christos Gage (AVENGERS ACADEMY) comes the thrilling secret history of Marvel’s most dangerous mutants. Long before Charles Xavier built his School for Gifted Youngsters and founded the X-Men, a team of genetic outcasts with unique powers banded together to protect themselves and those like them from a world of fear and hatred. The astonishing tale of a previous generation of mutants is revealed as Wolverine and Sabretooth lead their recruits in a tooth-and-nail battle for survival featuring Magneto, the frightening new X-villain Virus, the origin of the Sentinal program and the truth behind the bloodiest rivalry in X-Men history! Collecting FIRST X-MEN 1-5.

Cover Price $19.99

Sale Price $5.00

 

The SATURDAY and SUNDAY SPECIAL!!

Now expanded to the Full Weekend; Saturday 10-7 and Sunday Noon-6

This week, it’s $5 POPS (or 10/ $40). This includes Funko Pops, Dorbz, and Diamond Vinimates.

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Posted September 04, 2017 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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