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New Release Pick of the Week for 8/28/2019

Year of the Villain: Black Mask

BATMAN SUPERMAN #1

DC Comics

(W) Joshua Williamson (A/CA) David Marquez

Up in the sky, in the dark of the night, trust no one-for the Secret Six walk among us. Spinning out of the devastating events of the Batman Who Laughs, Superman and Batman are together once more in an all-new monthly series-and they’re facing a terrifying new threat that could strike from anywhere. The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel must journey into the depths of Gotham City to learn which of their fellow heroes has been transformed into the horrifying horseman of their most dangerous and deranged foe ever. Our heroes will need to fight to survive, but an even more dangerous question lurks in the shadows: Can Superman and Batman even trust each other?

$3.99

Posted August 26, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 8/21/2019

Year of the Villain: Black Mask

BLACK MASK YEAR OF THE VILLAIN #1

DC Comics

(W) Tom Taylor (A) Cully Hamner (CA) Mitch Gerads

Black Mask was one of Gotham City’s most ruthless crime lords. He had money, power and respect. But after months in the Teen Titans’ secret prison, Roman Sionis is finally free. Given a new purpose and new abilities thanks to Lex Luthor’s offer, he’s found a new racket. Corporate crime not only pays better, but it’s far less dangerous. At least until Batwoman discovers what he’s up to and plans to put an end to Black Mask’s latest power grab. Is Black Mask the same crime boss he’s always been, or has time and a new approach made him something far more unstoppable than he’s ever been?

$3.99

Posted August 20, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 7/17/2019

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #1

Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #1

DC Comics

(W) Matt Fraction (A/CA) Steve Lieber

Jimmy Olsen must die! Wait, we’re getting ahead of ourselves. Jimmy Olsen lives! Superman’s best friend and Daily Planet photographer Jimmy Olsen tours the bizarre underbelly of the DC Universe in this new miniseries featuring death, destruction, giant turtles and more! It’s a centuries-spanning whirlwind of weird that starts in Metropolis and ends in Gotham City. And then we kill Jimmy.

$3.99

Posted July 15, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 6/19/2019

Superman Year One #1

DC Comics

(W) Frank Miller (A/CA) Danny Miki, John Romita Jr

From the burning world of Krypton to the bucolic fields of Kansas, the first chapter of SUPERMAN YEAR ONE tracks Clark Kent’s youth in Kansas, as he comes to terms with his strange powers and struggles to find his place in our world. DC BLACK LABEL is proud to present the definitive origin of Superman as rendered by the legendary comics creators Frank Miller and John Romita Jr.!

PRESTIGE FORMAT

MATURE READERS

$7.99

Posted June 17, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 5/29/2019

Batman: Last Knight on Earth #1

BATMAN LAST KNIGHT ON EARTH #1 (OF 3) (MR)

DC Comics

(W) Scott Snyder (A) Greg Capullo, Jonathan Glapion

Bruce Wayne wakes up in Arkham Asylum. Young. Sane.
And…he was never Batman.

So begins this sprawling tale of the Dark Knight as he embarks on a quest through a devastated DC landscape featuring a massive cast of familiar faces from the DC Universe. As he tries to piece together the mystery of his past, he must unravel the cause of this terrible future and track down the unspeakable force that destroyed the world as he knew it…

From the powerhouse creative team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo, the team that reinvented Batman from the emotional depths of “Court of Owls” to the bombastic power of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, DC Black Label is proud to present the bimonthly, three-issue miniseries BATMAN: LAST KNIGHT ON EARTH, published at DC’s standard comic trim size.

This could be the last Batman story ever told…

Prestige Format

$5.99

Posted May 27, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Book Club – Mister Miracle

Mister Miracle #1

Tuesday, May 28th

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

The biggest book of 2018. From Tom King, the writer of The Vision, Omega Men, and Batman, with his Sheriff of Babylon co-creator, Mitch Gerads. Covers by Gerads and Nick Derrington.

The greatest escape artist in the universe faces war with Darkseid, the mundane cages of everyday life, and the greatest trap of all, his own mortality. Also staring fan-favorite female fury BIG BARDA!

Collecting Mister Miracle 1-12. Available now in softcover, with a limited, comic store only hardcover coming out this month.

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Book club meets the last Tuesday of every month. Everyone is welcome!

Posted May 06, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 5/1/2019

DCeased #1

DCeased #1

DC Comics

(W) Tom Taylor (A) Trevor Hairsine & Various

“I looked, and there before me was a pale horse! Its rider was Death, and Hades was following close behind him.”-Revelation 6:8

A mysterious techno-virus has been released on Earth, infecting 600 million people and turning them instantly into violent, monstrous engines of destruction.
The heroes of the DCU are caught completely unprepared for a pandemic of this magnitude and struggle to save their loved ones first…but what happens to the World’s Greatest Heroes if the world ends?

New York Times best-selling writer Tom Taylor (INJUSTICE) returns with a terrifying new tale and is joined by artists Trevor Hairsine (LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT) and Stefano Gaudiano (The Walking Dead).

$3.99

Posted April 29, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 3/27/2019

Detective Comics #1000

Detective Comics #1000

DC COMICS

(W) Peter J. Tomasi & Various (A) Doug Mahnke & Various
After 80 years, it’s here-the 1,000th issue of DETECTIVE COMICS, the title that literally defines DC!

This 96-page issue is stacked with an unbelievable lineup of talent that will take you on a journey through Batman’s past, present and future…plus a sensational epilogue that features the first-ever DC Universe appearance of the deadly Arkham Knight!

But who is under the mask? And why do they want Batman dead? The incredible future of Batman adventures begins here!

$9.99

We will be open for the midnight release of this comic Tuesday 3/26 at 11:00pm, new books will be available for purchase at Midnight!

ALL NEW RELEASE COMICS AND TOYS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!

Posted March 25, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week

Spider-Man #1

Spider-Man #1 (OF 5)

Marvel Comics

(W) J. J. Abrams, Henry Abrams (A) Sara Pichelli (CA) Chip Kidd

WHO IS CADAVEROUS?!

The most shocking and incredible comic of 2019 is here as J.J. ABRAMS (STAR WARS, STAR TREK, SUPER 8) and his son HENRY ABRAMS are joined by superstar artist SARA PICHELLI (MILES MORALES, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) team up for SPIDER-MAN! What do they have planned for Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson?! Who is Cadaverous?! The Modern Master of Mystery Makes His Marvel this September!

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