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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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Midnight Release for Detective Comics #1000

Detective Comics #1000

Tuesday, March 26th

11:59 PM – 1:00 AM

Join us between 11:59pm and 1am Tuesday Night / Wednesday Morning, March 26th-27th for the release of the long-awaited Detective Comics #1000!

We will have all twelve of the standard release issues available for sale at $9.99 each. Sets of all 12 will also be available for $89.99 (save ~$30).

DETECTIVE COMICS #1000
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1930S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1940S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1950S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1960S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1970S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1980S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 1990S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 2000S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 2010S VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 BLANK VAR ED
DETECTIVE COMICS #1000 MIDNIGHT RELASE VAR ED

See the DC feature article here.

We will also be debuting a collection of classic Batman and Detective Comics back issues!

For more information:

Posted March 04, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New SHAZAM! Trailer

DC Comics/Warner Brothers have released the new trailer for SHAZAM! What do you all think?

In theaters April 5, 2019.

Share your thoughts in the comment section below!.

Get ready with these great titles!

Shazam! and the Monster Society of Evil

Shazam! and the Monster Society of Evil

Shazam! #1

Shazam! #1

Shazam!: Mr. Mind Over Matter

Shazam!: Mr. Mind Over Matter

The Power of Shazam!

The Power of Shazam!

Shazam!: A New Beginning

Shazam!: A New Beginning

Shazam! Origins

Shazam! Origins

Posted March 04, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Poll: What is your favorite DC Comics Extended Universe film (so far)?

DC Comics’ movies have a broad array of styles and settings. Which DCEU film is your favorite?

What is your favorite DC Comics movie?

  • Wonder Woman (60%, 33 Votes)
  • Aquaman (18%, 10 Votes)
  • Man of Steel (7%, 4 Votes)
  • Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (7%, 4 Votes)
  • Suicide Squad (5%, 3 Votes)
  • Justice League (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 55

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Last Week’s Results:

What is your favorite Marvel Studios film?

  • Thor: Ragnarok (24%, 16 Votes)
  • Avengers: Infinity War (13%, 9 Votes)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy (12%, 8 Votes)
  • Captain America: Civil War (10%, 7 Votes)
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier (10%, 7 Votes)
  • Iron Man (4%, 3 Votes)
  • Black Panther (4%, 3 Votes)
  • Ant-Man and the Wasp (4%, 3 Votes)
  • Captain America: The First Avenger (3%, 2 Votes)
  • The Avengers (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Spider-Man: Homecoming (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Doctor Strange (3%, 2 Votes)
  • Avengers: Age of Ultron (1%, 1 Votes)
  • Guardians of the Galaxy, Volume 2 (1%, 1 Votes)
  • Ant-Man (1%, 1 Votes)
  • Thor (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Iron Man 3 (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Iron Man 2 (0%, 0 Votes)
  • The Incredible Hulk (0%, 0 Votes)
  • Thor: The Dark World (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 67

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Posted March 04, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Poll: Who is your favorite DC cosmic superhero?

DC has had many great cosmic superheroes over the years and across their multiverse. Who is your favorite?

Who is your favorite DC cosmic superhero?

  • Green Lantern (any) (52%, 23 Votes)
  • Starfire (18%, 8 Votes)
  • Adam Strange (11%, 5 Votes)
  • Hawkman (7%, 3 Votes)
  • Orion (5%, 2 Votes)
  • Other (Add in comments) (5%, 2 Votes)
  • Hawkwoman (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 44

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Last Week’s Results:

Who is your favorite Marvel cosmic superhero?

  • Silver Surfer (33%, 16 Votes)
  • Cosmic Ghost Rider (25%, 12 Votes)
  • Rocket Raccoon (13%, 6 Votes)
  • Cosmo the Space Dog (10%, 5 Votes)
  • Star-Lord (8%, 4 Votes)
  • Nova (6%, 3 Votes)
  • Groot (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Other (add in comments) (2%, 1 Votes)
  • Gamora (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 48

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The Golden Age Vision by Joe Simon & Jack Kirby.

-Charles Cunyus

Adam Warlock

-Benjamin D Reece

Posted February 04, 2019 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 12/19/2018

Watching the Watchmen HC

Watching the Watchmen HC

Titan Comics

(W) Mike Essl & Various (A/CA) Dave Gibbons

A Previews Exclusive! Watchmen is one of the biggest-selling graphic novels ever. It has stayed constantly in print since 1987, remains a bestseller, and the film adaptation arrives in theaters in March 2009. Acclaimed as one of Time Magazine’s 100 best English-language novels since 1923, Watchmen is widely considered to be the greatest graphic novel ever. In Watching the Watchmen, artist Dave Gibbons gives his own account of the genesis of Watchmen, opening his archives to reveal the secrets behind the book’s creation with a stunning array of previously unpublished sketches, early script extracts, and exclusive photographs. Featuring the breathtaking design of Chip Kidd and Mike Essl, Watching the Watchmen is both a major art book and the definitive companion to the graphic novel that changed an industry. This special edition will feature an exclusive variant cover, a signature page from Dave Gibbons featuring unseen archive art, and a set of eight wrapped art cards drawn from Gibbons’s
Watchmen archive.

Cover Price $50.00

Sale Price $10.00

 

The Weekend Special

Stop in for ANOTHER sale special and tune in to our Sidekick Facebook page for more information.

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Posted December 17, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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Sidekick Store Special for 12/12/2018

Batman Year One Hundred TPB

Batman Year One Hundred TPB

DC Comics

(W/A/CA) Paul Pope

Collecting the acclaimed 4-issue miniseries by visionary creator Paul Pope (SOLO)! In Gotham City, 2039, a federal agent is murdered, leaving the Batman, a forgotten icon from the past, wanted for the murder. And as a special bonus, Pope’s “Berlin Batman” story set in 1939, from BATMAN CHRONICLES

448 PGS./Rated T+

Cover Price $19.99

Sale Price $6.00

 

The Weekend Special

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Posted December 11, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 12/12/2018

The Batman Who Laughs #1

The Batman Who Laughs #1

DC Comics

(W) Scott Snyder (A/CA) Jock

Left rattled by the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL, Bruce Wayne must come face to face with the nightmares spawned from the Dark Multiverse. But even though evil devoured evil in the collapse of Challengers Mountain, the Dark Knight still has his doubts. He discovers that the Batman Who Laughs not only survived the fight with The Joker at the end of METAL, but now he is enacting a sinister plan across the Multiverse-something both terrifying and oddly familiar. But when Bruce Wayne realizes the only way to stop this madman is to kill him, he must consider violating the very rule Batman won’t break… the same rule that created this insatiable villain-the Batman Who Laughs!

$4.99

 

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Posted December 11, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 12/5/2018

Shazam #1

Shazam #1

DC Comics

(W) Geoff Johns (A/CA) Dale Eaglesham

The superstar team of writer Geoff Johns and artist Dale Eaglesham reunite to launch the first all-new SHAZAM! monthly title set in the DC Universe in almost 20 years! (What took you guys so long?!)

Teenager turned super-hero Billy Batson struggles to balance school and superheroics! (Guess which one is more fun?) But when Shazam unlocks a shocking secret deep within the Rock of Eternity, it challenges everything he knows about the worlds of magic and his family’s future as its champions! Also, witness the bizarre team-up of Dr. Sivana and Mr. Mind as they set off to build a society all their own! Don’t miss the start of an epic run in the making as “Shazam and the Seven Realms” begins!

$4.99

 

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Posted December 03, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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New Release Pick of the Week for 11/28/2018

DC Nuclear Winter Special

DC Nuclear Winter Special

DC Comics

(W) Paul Dini & Various (A) Cully Hamner & Various (CA) Yanick Paquette

The holidays are tough enough as it is, but when you’re living in a post-apocalyptic wasteland (or, you know, 2018) the world can seem bleaker than ever. So do yourself a favor this holiday season, break out your best eggnog and enjoy 10 all-new stories featuring the World’s Greatest Heroes, including looks at the futures of Batman, Superman and the Flash, as well as many more denizens of the DC Universe.

$9.99

 

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Posted November 26, 2018 by Patrick the ABC Web Guy

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