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Poll: What is your favorite comic genre?

Comics are an all-encompassing medium with tons upon tons of genres. What genre is your favorite (superhero or otherwise)?

What is your favorite comic genre?

  • Action/Adventure (69%, 31 Votes)
  • Horror (22%, 10 Votes)
  • Non-Fiction (4%, 2 Votes)
  • Comedy (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Romance (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 45

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Last Week’s Results:

Who is your favorite patriotic superhero?

  • Captain America (Steve Rogers) (61%, 47 Votes)
  • Superman (22%, 17 Votes)
  • America Chavez (5%, 4 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (5%, 4 Votes)
  • Captain America (Bucky Barnes) (4%, 3 Votes)
  • Captain America (Isaiah Bradley) (1%, 1 Votes)
  • USAgent (1%, 1 Votes)
  • Stargirl (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Uncle Sam (DC Comics) (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 77

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Posted July 09, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 7/4/2018

Batman #50

BATMAN #50

DC COMICS

(W) Tom King (A) Mikel Janin & Various (CA) Mikel Janin

It’s the wedding you never thought you’d see! The Batrimony is real as Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle are set to tie the knot in a can’t-miss, extra-length milestone issue that will reshape Gotham City. All their friends (and a few enemies?) will be party to a comic book coupling for the ages. Superstar scribe Tom King officiates the sure-to-be-offbeat nuptials, joined by an all-star lineup of guest classic Bat-artists doffing their hats to the lucky couple in a series of pre-wedding flashback scenes sure to set the romantic mood.

$4.99

 

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Posted July 02, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Poll: Who is your favorite patriotic superhero?

It’s the (week of) the 4th of July! Many superheroes wear the stars and stripes and fight for the American way. Who is your favorite patriotic superhero?

Who is your favorite patriotic superhero?

  • Captain America (Steve Rogers) (61%, 47 Votes)
  • Superman (22%, 17 Votes)
  • America Chavez (5%, 4 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (5%, 4 Votes)
  • Captain America (Bucky Barnes) (4%, 3 Votes)
  • Captain America (Isaiah Bradley) (1%, 1 Votes)
  • USAgent (1%, 1 Votes)
  • Stargirl (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Uncle Sam (DC Comics) (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 77

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Last Week’s Results:

Who is your favorite magic-based superhero?

  • Doctor Strange (41%, 27 Votes)
  • John Constantine (15%, 10 Votes)
  • Zatanna (14%, 9 Votes)
  • Doctor Fate (9%, 6 Votes)
  • Scarlet Witch (9%, 6 Votes)
  • Captain Marvel (Shazam) (6%, 4 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (5%, 3 Votes)
  • Nico Minoru (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Captain Britain (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 66

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Other:

Kevin Matchstick
Kevin Lindbergh Matchstick.

-Joel

Marko
Marko from Saga

-Brian Cook

Wiccan
Wiccan!

-Chris

Posted July 02, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Poll: Who is your favorite magic-based superhero?

Not every superhero gets their powers from cosmic rays or secret experiments, some wield forces beyond science and understanding. Who is your favorite magic user?

Who is your favorite magic-based superhero?

  • Doctor Strange (41%, 27 Votes)
  • John Constantine (15%, 10 Votes)
  • Zatanna (14%, 9 Votes)
  • Doctor Fate (9%, 6 Votes)
  • Scarlet Witch (9%, 6 Votes)
  • Captain Marvel (Shazam) (6%, 4 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (5%, 3 Votes)
  • Nico Minoru (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Captain Britain (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 66

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Last Week’s Results:

What is your favorite Marvel secret agency?

  • S.H.I.E.L.D. (57%, 24 Votes)
  • Weapon X (31%, 13 Votes)
  • H.A.T.E. (7%, 3 Votes)
  • S.W.O.R.D. (2%, 1 Votes)
  • H.A.M.M.E.R. (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Atlas Foundation (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 42

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Posted June 25, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Poll: What is your favorite DC Comics event?

When it comes to game-changing, epic crossovers, DC Comics has always been at the forefront. Which is your favorite?

What is your favorite DC Comics event?

  • Flashpoint (45%, 13 Votes)
  • Crisis on Infinite Earths (21%, 6 Votes)
  • Final Crisis (10%, 3 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (10%, 3 Votes)
  • Infinite Crisis (7%, 2 Votes)
  • Death of Superman (7%, 2 Votes)
  • Invasion! (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 29

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Last Week’s Results:

Who is your favorite LGBTQ+ superhero?

  • Batwoman (26%, 17 Votes)
  • John Constantine (25%, 16 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (17%, 11 Votes)
  • Midnighter (6%, 4 Votes)
  • Renee Montoya (6%, 4 Votes)
  • Hulkling (6%, 4 Votes)
  • Wiccan (6%, 4 Votes)
  • America Chavez (5%, 3 Votes)
  • Karolina Dean (3%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 65

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Other:

Northstar
Northstar!

-Peter A.

Sera
Sera, from Marvel! I’m partial to mages, and I love her outlook, her humor, her relationship with Angela, and the fact that being trans is woven into her backstory in a way that matters but without being her sole defining characteristic.

-R.

Posted June 11, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 6/6/2018

Justice League #1

JUSTICE LEAGUE #1

DC COMICS

(W) Scott Snyder (A) Jim Cheung, Mark Morales (CA) Jim Cheung

“THE TOTALITY” part one! A brand-new era begins here! Comics legends Scott Snyder and Jim Cheung launch the Justice League into a cosmos-shaking mystery that will draw out their most terrible foes…in ways our heroes couldn’t possibly imagine! In this debut issue, Martian Manhunter struggles to protect the team from an incoming threat that will shatter the world as they know it, while a familiar face strikes out on a dark path…

$3.99

 

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Posted June 04, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Book Club – Omega Men

Omega Men

Tuesday, May 29

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Join us this month as we talk about Omega Men from Tom King and Barnaby Bagenda!

The Omega Men are back in an all-new series! They’ve murdered White Lantern Kyle Rayner, and now the universe wants them to pay! Who are these intergalactic criminals-and is there more to their actions than meets the eye? The entire, acclaimed 12-issue series is collected here!

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Posted May 21, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 5/16/2018

New Challengers #1

NEW CHALLENGERS #1 (OF 6)

DC COMICS

(W) Scott Snyder, Aaron Gillespie (A) Andy Kubert, Klaus Janson (CA) Andy Kubert
From the pages of DARK NIGHTS: METAL! Challengers Mountain has returned to the DC Universe and chosen a new team of explorers! Five misfit strangers are given a second chance at life, but only if they obey the orders of the mysterious Professor and execute deadly missions in the most unexplored corners of the multiverse! And if the new Challengers of the Unknown fail…it will be more than just their own lives that hang in the balance!

$2.99

 

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Posted May 14, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 4/18/2018

Action Comics #1000

ACTION COMICS #1000

DC COMICS

(W/A) Various (CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams

Celebrate 1000 issues of Action Comics with an all-star lineup of top talent as they pay tribute to the comic that started it all! From today’s explosive action to a previously unpublished tale illustrated by the legendary Curt Swan to the Man of Tomorrow’s future-this very special, oversized issue presents the best of the best in Superman stories!

FEATURING ALL-NEW ART AND STORIES BY:

  • Brian Michael Bendis
  • John Cassaday
  • Olivier Coipel
  • Paul Dini
  • Jose Luis Garcia-lopez
  • Patrick Gleason
  • Butch Guice
  • Geoff Johns
  • Dan Jurgens
  • Tom King
  • Jim Lee
  • Clay Mann
  • Brad Meltzer
  • Jerry Ordway
  • Tim Sale
  • Louise Simonson
  • Scott Snyder
  • Curt Swan
  • Peter J. Tomasi
  • Marv Wolfman

…and more!

Decades-spanning variant covers by:

New Release Pick of the Week for 4/11/2018

Immortal Men #1

IMMORTAL MEN #1

DC COMICS

(W) James Tynion IV (A/CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams

“THE END OF FOREVER” part one! There is a secret history to the DC Universe of heroes who have protected humanity from the shadows since the dawn of time…and who can live forever. Enter the Immortal Men! The team, headed by the Immortal Man, has waged a secret war against the House of Conquest for countless years-but Conquest has dealt a devastating blow. When their base of operations, known as the Campus, is savagely attacked, the Immortal Men must seek out their last hope-an emerging metahuman known as Caden Park! Caden’s emerging powers may be able to ensure the Immortal Men’s survival-but will Conquest get to him first?

RATED T+

$2.99

 

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Posted April 09, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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