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Poll: Who is your favorite writer?

Spinning out of last week’s poll about favorite artist, who is your favorite comic writer?

Share your pick in the comments section! Bonus points for sharing examples!

 

Last Week’s Results:

Who is your favorite artist?

Todd McFarland Spider-Man
The best Spider-Man artist of all time and a persistent thorn in Marvel’s side for the past three decades…

The great Todd McFarlane

-Brian

Alex Ross Captain America
Alex Ross

-Dwayne Ellis Young Jr

Bernie Wrightson
Bernie Wrightson was always my favorite.

-Peter A.

Ben Bishop TMNT
Ben Bishop!

-Jeff Hook

Posted January 21, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 1/23/2019

THE SIDEKICK IS CLOSING!

Get what you can while you can…

Rent’s too high, so The Sidekick (and only The Sidekick) is going away for a bit. We will be shutting it down in four stages. Everything must go. Starting this week we will closed Monday through Friday and open only the following weekends.

Closed until Saturday, 2/2.

2/2 & 2/3 — 50% off Everything at Sidekick

We will reopen February 2nd and 3rd and everything will be 50% off (trade paperbacks will be 75% off cover price.) Everything else is 50% off the already marked down / Sidekick price.

2/9 & 2/10 — 75% off Everything at Sidekick

We return February 9th and 10th, when everything is 75% off. GNs & TPBs are 88% off cover price. Everything else is 75% off the already marked down / Sidekick price.

2/16 & 2/17 — Everything $1 or Bulk Priced

The final weekend will be February 16th and 17th. Everything leftover will be $1 or bulk priced in value boxes.

Check out the latest new release pick of the week!

Posted January 21, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 1/23/2019

Guardians of the Galaxy #1

Guardians of the Galaxy #1

Marvel Comics

(W) Donny Cates (A) Geoff Shaw (CA) David Marquez

WHO WILL STAND

The universe is on fire. Hundreds of worlds are at war. Never has there been such hatred and division across the cosmos. And in spite of all this, Thanos of Titan is still dead…or is he? Now, more than ever, the cosmos need the Guardians of the Galaxy…but in the aftermath of the Infinity Wars, who is left to answer the call? Featuring every cosmic super hero in the known universe by the THANOS WINS creative team of Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw!

Rated T+

$4.99

 

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Posted January 21, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Comic Book Recommendations for 1/16/2019

Join SuperTy and Brandon as they discuss this week’s new comics!

Like us on Facebook and watch LIVE every Tuesday around 6 PM!

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What are you excited about this week? Let us know in the comments!

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Ty @supertydenton1
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Check out the latest new release pick of the week!

Posted January 16, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer!


Marvel and Sony have released the first trailer for the upcoming SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME! What do you all think? Share your thoughts in the comments section!

Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2019)

Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man (2019)

Amazing Spider-Man (2018)

Amazing Spider-Man (2018)

Peter Parker, the Spectacular Spider-Man (2017)

Peter Parker, the Spectacular Spider-Man (2017)

Amazing Spider-Man (2015)

Amazing Spider-Man (2015)

Amazing Spider-Man (2014)

Amazing Spider-Man (2014)

Superior Spider-Man

Superior Spider-Man (2013)

Spider-Man and Human Torch

Spider Man and Human Torch

Posted January 15, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 1/16/2019

THE SIDEKICK IS CLOSING!

Get what you can while you can…

Rent’s too high, so The Sidekick (and only The Sidekick) is going away for a bit. We will be shutting it down in four stages. Everything must go. Starting this week we will closed Monday through Friday and open only the following four weekends.

1/19 & 1/20 — 25% off Everything at Sidekick

The first SIDEKICK SALE will be this coming weekend, Saturday and Sunday 19th-20th. Everything will be 25% off — you’ll even get a slight round up on the trade paperbacks discount (63% off cover price.) Everything else is 25% off the already marked down / Sidekick price.

— Bagged sets will be moved Austin Books so get them the first week! —

2/2 & 2/3 — 50% off Everything at Sidekick

We will reopen February 2nd and 3rd and everything will be 50% off (trade paperbacks will be 75% off cover price.) Everything else is 50% off the already marked down / Sidekick price.

2/9 & 2/10 — 75% off Everything at Sidekick

We return February 9th and 10th, when everything is 75% off. GNs & TPBs are 88% off cover price. Everything else is 75% off the already marked down / Sidekick price.

2/16 & 2/17 — Everything $1 or Bulk Priced

The final weekend will be February 16th and 17th. Everything leftover will be $1 or bulk priced in value boxes.

Check out the latest new release pick of the week!

Posted January 14, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 1/16/2019

Marvel Comics Presents #1

Marvel Comics Presents #1

Marvel Comics

(W) Charles Soule & Various (A) Paulo Siqueira & Various (CA) Arthur Adams, Federico Blee

THE CLASSIC MARVEL SERIES RETURNS FOR MARVEL’S 80th ANNIVERSARY!

Three titanic tales celebrating the first decade of Marvel stories! First – an all-new tale of the man they call the Wolverine begins in the 1940s! Then comes Captain America, the first Avenger of World War II still fighting for freedom today! And finally, the untold tale of Namor and the atom bomb!

Rated T+

$4.99

 

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Posted January 14, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Poll: Who is your favorite artist?

Comics are primarily a visual medium, and much of the time a great comic is the result of great art. Who is your favorite comic artist?

Share your pick in the comments section! Bonus points for sharing examples!

 

Last Week’s Results:

What character would you like to see return?

Static Shock
Static Shock

-Quan Cheaves

Archer & Armstrong
Archer & Armstrong!

-Patrick the ABC Web Guy

Posted January 14, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Punisher Season 2 Trailer!


Punisher Season 2

Punisher Season 2 (click for full size)

Marvel and Netflix have released a new trailer for the upcoming second season of THE PUNISHER! 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 January 18th on Netflix!

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 January 10, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Comic Book Recommendations for 1/9/2019

Join SuperTy and Brandon as they discuss this week’s new comics!

Like us on Facebook and watch LIVE every Tuesday around 6 PM!

Be sure to subscribe to our channel for reviews and fun!

What are you excited about this week? Let us know in the comments!

Follow us on Twitter:
@AustinBooks
Ty @supertydenton1
Brandon@comicbookbrando

Check out the latest new release pick of the week!

Posted January 09, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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