Turn up the air and grab a chair! It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 7/27/2016!

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“Beyond Burnside” starts in DC’s Batgirl #1!  The Batgirl you know and love is going global with Eisner Award-winning and New York Times best-selling writer Hope Larson and all-star artist Rafael Albuquerque.  In order to up her game, Babs travels to Japan on a quest to train with the most elite modern combat masters of the East ,but when a chance meeting with an old friend puts a target on her back, Batgirl may need to use her new skills to solve a deadly mystery.
When a shocking encounter with Batman solidifies the Red Hood’s status as a villain, Jason Todd goes deep undercover to take down Gotham City’s criminal underworld from the inside.  Along the way, Jason meets two unlikely allies: a disgraced Amazon warrior named Artemis and a half-baked Superman clone called Bizarro, and the DCU’s “Dark Trinity” is born in Red Hood and the Outlaws Rebirth #1!
“Remember the Titans” Chapter One begins in Titans #1!  After an old ally returns to the team, the Titans set their sights on a dangerous enemy with the power to change reality !  The Titans have never faced a threat this massive before, and with so much on the line, will they be able to stand united as a team?  Or will their past mistakes be their undoing?
With no backup and only his ring and battery to keep him alive, Hal Jordan streaks toward battle with the Sinestro Corps, while his greatest foe prepares to wipe the last Green Lantern out of existence!  Sinestro’s Law takes effect in Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps #1!
Batman taught Nightwing everything he knows, but what if everything he taught him is wrong?  When Dick is stuck with a new mentor who challenges everything Batman taught him, Nightwing has to shatter his concept of justice in order to fight for what he knows is right.  Join Writer Tim Seeley  and  rising talent Javier Fernandez for the launch of Nightwing #1!

In the aftermath of an alien invasion, a prototype military robot is rushed into the field before it is combat-ready.  Now attached to a group of survivors, it studies them to learn what it means to be human.  Will it come to understand man as a noble creature worth preserving or that the human race isn’t worth saving at all?  Here comes Mechanism #1 from Image Comics!

IDW presents the X-Files Annual #1!  Mulder uncovers rumors that the Jade Helm 15 exercises were a smokescreen for a shadow-government group to rendezvous with aliens.  Mulder and Scully follow the trail to Mesa Verde in southern Colorado, where they meet skeptical natives and a man who believes he’s an alien, on their way to finding the truth.

The Marvel Universe has been spinning out of control and this week is no different!  Here’s the Civil War II Breakdown:

•Civil War II #4- Sides are harshly divided as the Marvel Universe’s trial of the century reaches its shocking verdict!  Now, the abstract issues are very real for the heroes of the Marvel Universe and battle lines must be drawn.  Captain Marvel or Iron Man, who will each hero stand behind?

•Captain Marvel #7-  Captain Marvel’s determination reaches new heights as her rift with Iron Man gets deeper.  It’s a fight for the future as Carol and the Alpha Flight recruit more to their cause.  Will forces outside of Captain Marvel destroy everything she’s trying to protect?  Ruth and Chris Gage, the talented writing duo from Marvel’s Daredevil on Netflix, bring you a Captain Marvel Civil War story you will never forget!

•New Avengers #12- All-action issue!  Will the New Revengers take down A.I.M. – or will S.H.I.E.L.D. get there first?  Will anyone be left to stop W.H.I.S.P.E.R. before it’s too late?  Featuring White Tiger vs. White Tiger – the rematch!  More twists and turns than a plate of spaghetti!

•Totally Awesome Hulk #9- Amadeus Cho has lost someone very close to him.  Now he’s mad. VERY MAD.  No one likes him when he’s mad.  Introducing new series artist, the critically acclaimed Mike Del Mundo!

•Ms. Marvel #9- As war intensifies, tragedy strikes too close to home for Ms. Marvel.  Growing pains become all too real and Ms. Marvel must choose between her heroes and her home.  Don’t miss one of the most important Civil War tie-in stories!

•Civil War II Choosing Sides #3- The trial of the century!  Even with the eyes of the Marvel Universe upon them, neither side is backing down.  This issue features Nick Fury, The Punisher and Kate Bishop!

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

We’ve been invaded and only a Space Knight can save us!  First there was his epic return in this year’s ROM FCBD #0, and now the ongoing tale of ROM begins in earnest!  Christos Gage, Chris Ryall, and David Messina kick off the wildest new series of the year as Rom’s war with the Dire Wraiths hits close to home in “Earthfall, part 1!”  The long-beloved and even longer absent space hero returns at long last in ROM #1 from IDW!

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‘Snot What You Expected..It’s the monday update for Wednesday 7/20/2016!

Snotgirl #1This is the Monday Update!

 

DC adds more new titles as the Rebirth catalog grows!  ‘Who is Oracle’ Chapter One begins in Batgirl and the Birds of Prey Rebirth #1!  Batgirl and Black Canary are together again, working a case that strikes right at the heart of their partnership!  Someone’s uncovered the greatest secret Barbara Gordon ever kept: her time as Oracle, the most powerful hacker on the planet.  Not only do they know her secret, they’re using her name to sell dangerous information to criminals!  Now one of those deals has brought some major heat to Gotham City.  Helena Bertinelli is out of Spyral, wearing the hood of the Huntress, and making mafia blood run in the streets!

John Constantine’s lost weekend in New York City was fun, but London is where his heart is; only a pissed-off demon and a curse on his soul stand in his way.  Even Constantine’s questionable ethics are pushed to the limit when he puts eight million souls on the line to get what he wants in Hellblazer Rebirth #1!

‘THE EXTINCTION MACHINE’  starts in Justice League #1!  The oceans rise. The earth quakes.  And an ancient power rises to reclaim not just the world, but the universe itself, and not even the combined might of the Justice League can stop it.  An all-new era begins with this epic by comic book legend Bryan Hitch and master storyteller Tony S. Daniel!

 

It’s Betty and Veronica #1 from Archie Comics! The most highly-anticipated debut in comics history is here!  Betty and Veronica are America’s sweethearts – until they turn on each other!  Pops’ Chocklit Shoppe is being taken over by a huge coffee company.  When Betty and Veronica go head-to-head over the issue, all bets are off!  Friendships will shatter.  Cities will burn.  Nails will be broken.  Betty and Veronica are back in this all-new #1 from fan favorite Adam Hughes!

 

Dark Horse shares a new story from the prodigious brain of Jeff Lemire (Descender), amazingly realized by Dean Ormston (The Sandman) and Dave Stewart (Hellboy)!  Once they were heroes, but that age has long since passed.  Banished from existence by a multiversal crisis, the old champions of Spiral City – Abraham Slam, Golden Gail, Colonel Weird, Madame Dragonfly, and Barbalien – now lead simple lives in a timeless farming town.  Even as they try to find their way home, trouble has a unique way of finding heroes wherever they are! Do not miss  Black Hammer #1!

 

We’re still catching our breath after  last week’s crazy issue of Civil War II. Are you ready for more? Here is  Marvel’s Civil War II Breakdown!

 

  • All New Wolverine #10- Which side will WOLVERINE choose when a terrible prophecy puts someone she loves into the crosshairs of her allies?  How far is Laura willing to go to protect her loved ones?  Teaming up with Old Man Logan, Laura is prepared to fight the very future itself to change her destiny.

 

  • Nova #9- Nova comes to New York. Stuck between two sides of a war he doesn’t want to fight, Sam Alexander makes a tough choice!

 

  • Patsy Walker AKA Hellcat #8- When fallout from the battlefields of Civil War II hits close to home, Patsy is forced to take stock of her life as a hero, and to face what it really costs to be A.K.A. HELLCAT.

 

  • Spider-Man #6- Miles Morales has only been in the Marvel Universe for a few weeks, and he’s already finding himself in the middle of a war.  Which side will Miles choose?!

 

  • Squadron Supreme #9 – Now that Warrior Woman has revealed her true identity to the Squadron Supreme, we focus on her life – her past, present and future – in a special solo issue.  Now the ruler of her own country and sovereign leader of the Alien Myriad, Warrior Woman plans an even greater feat of world conquest. But to do this, it will first require a vision from the Profiler…and the resurrection of Namor, the Sub-Mariner.  Also, learn the surprising fate of the Power Princess whose identity Warrior Woman stole.  A Civil War II tie-in and prelude to the next major story arc ‘Finding Namor’!

 

  • Ultimates #9 –The Ultimates race against time to stop the foretold coming of… The Macronaut!  But behind the scenes, the cracks in the ultimate super-team are widening…and Thanos isn’t the only one waiting for his moment to strike.

 

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

 

Who is Lottie Person?  Is she a gorgeous, fun-loving social media star with a perfect life, or a gross, allergy-ridden mess?  Enter a world of snot, blood, and tears in this new ongoing series from New York Times Best Seller Bryan Lee O’Malley (Scott Pilgrim) and dazzling newcomer Leslie Hung!  Image Comics presents Snotgirl #1!

 

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Are you ready for another mad midnight release? It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 7/13/16! (Which Starts Tuesday At Midnight)

Millarworld Annual #1This Tuesday Night Someone In The Marvel Universe Will Fall, And There will be a Midnight Release Variant. DC Comics will join marvel to make all their books available at 12:00AM Tuesday Night-Wednesday Morning. And There we will be….open. For 1 Hour ! 12:00Am-1:00AM

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The DC Universe has been missing something since the “death” of Dick Grayson and now we get it back! He’s been Robin, Batman, a spy, a ghost. Now, Dick Grayson returns to Gotham City to reclaim the life that was taken from him. When a new evil threatens those he loves most, Nightwing faces being torn away from home once again in order to destroy the dark force once and for all. Powerhouse artist Yanick Paquette joins series writer Tim Seeley, to return Nightwing to the DC superhero stage in Nightwing Rebirth #1!

“Made in China” Chapter One takes off in New Superman #1! An impulsive act of heroism thrusts an arrogant young man into the limelight of Shanghai as China begins to form its own Justice League of powerful heroes. Rising from the ashes of The Final Days of Superman, award-winning writer Gene Luen Yang and on-the-rise art star Victor Bogdanovic introduce readers to Kong Kenan- the New Super-Man! When the world needed a new hero, China made him!

Superstar artist Ethan Van Sciver returns to the world of Green Lantern! In the absence of the Green Lantern Corps, Sinestro and his fear-inducing Yellow Lantern Corps patrol the universe as its sole protectors. Deep in space, a green light still burns. Harnessing the remainder of his will, Hal Jordan must become a one-man GL Corps to defeat his greatest foe and restore freedom to the cosmos in Hal Jordan and the Green Lantern Corps Rebirth #1!

In The Flash #2, Barry Allen trains novice speedster August Heart to help protect the people of Central City from the Black Hole, a new breed of rogue with a deadly agenda for the Fastest Men Alive!

As the Racers roar through the ruins of San Francisco, Dick Dastardly takes a detour that uncovers a shameful secret from his pre-apocalypse days. Dick has a difficult decision: repeat the mistake that shattered his past, or man up and do the right thing? Does Dick even know what the “right thing” means? Meanwhile, Peter, Penelope and the others face a swarm of flesh-eating nanites that threatens to strip them to the bones! Join the craziness in Wacky Raceland #2!

Dark Horse hands over the reins of Conan to Cullen Bunn! Alone, battle weary, and with nothing but his sword, Conan of Cimmeria faces his inevitable death in the arid wastes . . . but instead stumbles into a camp of Kozaki raiders. With a knife at his throat and a band of Turanian hunters at his back, will the half-dead barbarian find a new ally in the Kozaki chief? The Barbarian is back in Conan the Slayer #1!

This is the one everyone will be talking about! One of the biggest heroes in the Marvel Universe will fall! Who it is and how and why will divide fans for years to come. Will the heroes of the Marvel Universe survive the unthinkable happening? The fallout to this issue will be enormous! It’s so crazy we’re allowed to release it at midnight! Civil War II #3 is the issue you don’t wanna miss!

What would a big event be without its crossovers? Here’s the Civil War II Breakdown!

  • Power Man and Iron Fist #6- They’re off on a job, and it’s predicted to end with Luke Cage back in the place he hates most! The Marvel Universe has split in two – will the conflict split up Power Man and Iron Fist?
  • Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. #7- The Agents are thrust into the middle of a war between heroes, and nothing will ever be the same for S.H.I.E.L.D. itself and for our beloved team. This arc will have lasting ramifications for Coulson and his intrepid agents!
  • Civil War II Amazing Spider-Man #2- Ulysses made a shocking prediction that someone in Spider-Man’s life would turn traitor, and it isn’t who you’d expect! The folks at Parker Industries already had one mole in their midst, another could destroy everything Peter’s worked to build! Good thing Peter’s got his old pal, Harry Osborn by his side, right? …Right?
  • Civil War II Choosing Sides #2- A major loss sends shockwaves through the super hero community forcing everyone to re-examine their alliances…did they choose the right side? Featuring Nick Fury, War Machine and Tom Foster, a.k.a. Goliath!

Other tie-ins coming include Deadpool #15, New Avengers #13, and Civil War II Gods of War #2!

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

The first Millarworld Annual arrives! The result of an international creator search seeking the best new writers and artists to tackle Mark Millar’s extensive library of hit characters. From Kick-Ass to Chrononauts, they’re all here in this instant Image Comics classic at the low price of $2.99!

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Fireworks! BBQ! Comics! It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 7/6/2016!

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DC’s Rebirth is back with the beginning of Month 2!   Spinning out of the events of DC Universe: Rebirth #1 is Justice League Rebirth #1!  A new day dawns for Earth’s greatest heroes as they welcome three new members to the team including…Superman? Who is this strange visitor from a dead world, and can he be trusted?  Batman and Wonder Woman aren’t so sure.
“I Am Gotham” Chapter Two continues in Batman #2!  After a brush with disaster, Batman struggles to reconcile the fate he could be leaving behind for his city, and reaches out to the idealistic new hero, Gotham.
Green Arrow is betrayed, broken and left for dead.  He wakes up in a world where the once-wealthy Oliver Queen has no resources and only the faintest clue what’s happened to him.  Meanwhile, in a distant land, an old ally begins a quest to help the Emerald Archer in his darkest hour!  The Death and Life of Oliver Queen forges ahead in Green Arrow #2!
Still reeling from their encounter with the ghost from outer space, Jonny and Hadji reach the wreckage of the vessel that burst through the vortex.  The ship’s sole survivor doesn’t remember what she was fleeing, or even her own name…but she does know her pet is called Blip.  Plus: journey to Earth’s past, 45,000 years ago, and witness the birth of the world’s first fantastic hero: Mightor!  Don’t miss out on the Hanna Barbera epic Future Quest #2!

The Gadflies were the most wanted criminals in the galaxy.  Robbing corporations to redistribute wealth to the destitute.  Now, with a bounty to match their reputation, the Gadflies are forced to abandon banditry for a career as bounty hunters . . . ’cause if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em…and then rob ’em blind! The Bounty #1 from Dark Horse is going to give Boba Fett a run for his money!

Image Comics releases a new ongoing series with The Throwaways #1!   Abby Palmer and Dean Logan are two broken people.  Abby is a vet with severe PTSD and Dean is a burnout trying to escape the shadow of his infamous father. They are thrust into a modern-day MK-ULTRA (the CIA’s Mind Control Program) conspiracy… and discover they are both ULTRA’s human experiments!

Marvel turned Donald Trump into a super-villain in last weeks Spider-Gwen Annual, so what other crazy things can they do next?  Here’s the Civil War II Breakdown!

• Civil War II Kingpin #1– An Inhuman with the ability to predict the future has helped the heroes of the Marvel Universe clamp down on crime before it can even happen.  While this thwarts most criminals, one man has found a way to keep doing what he does best.  Wilson Fisk has managed to stay one step ahead of the good guys and his crime enterprise is booming, but what’s his secret?!  Rising stars Matthew Rosenberg (We Can Never Go Home) and Ricardo Lopez Ortiz (Wolf) present a gritty, street-level view of Civil War II , starring the Kingpin , in a world without crime!

•Civil War II X-Men #2-   The mutant master of magnetism, Magneto refuses to allow his people to fall by the wayside.  Magneto rallies those who would follow him to even the scales…even if it means risking war with Inhumans and Mutants alike to do it!

•Spider-Woman #8- Spider-Woman has history with both sides of Civil War II, so things are more complicated than just picking a side.  Plus, she’s got her baby to consider now, and she can’t risk her life putting him in harm’s way.  But Jess has never been one to just sit on the sidelines.

•Totally Awesome Hulk #8- Bruce Banner was cured from his gamma-irradiated curse.  Amadeus Cho thought he was smart enough to handle
the curse.  Is he one in a long line of Hulks that face certain tragedy?

Marc Spector and his fellow asylum patients, Frenchie, Gena and Marlene, finally reach street level.  Marc doesn’t see streets.  He sees New York City sinking in the sands of Neo-Egypt!  How much of himself, and how many more friends,  will Marc lose before he reaches his true enemy?  Come along for this crazy trip in Moon Knight #4!
Frank Castle lands on the doorstep of a crew of bloodthirsty Appalachian warriors. The leader of the group knows The Punisher’s brutal style, and is prepared to fight fire with fire…on an innocent bystander!  In the midst of the carnage, how will Frank weigh the crimes of CONDOR against the life of an innocent?  Find out in The Punisher #3!

Now the Spotlight of the Week!

Welcome to Bedrock, where Paleolithic humans head to dinner for a taste of artisanal mammoth after shopping at Neandertall & Big Men’s Clothing, where Wilma shows her modern art, and where, if you take a plane, you could literally end up sitting on the tail section.  Join Fred and Barney as Mister Slate sends them on a mission to show some Neanderthals a night on the town in hopes of luring them into this new system called “working for a living”  (In Slate’s Quarry, of course).  Is Fred’s ship about to come in?  Find out when the gang finishes out the evening at the employee hot tub party, where they learn how the one percent lives here in Bedrock, home to the world’s first civilization and the modern stone-age family.  Get ready for The Flintstones #1 from DC in an over-sized debut issue!

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It’s time to take a breath from DC’s Rebirth! It’s the Monday Update for Wednesday 6/29/2016!

Jupiter's Legacy 2 #1This is the Monday Update!

Wait no more for Dark Knight III Master Race #5 from DC !  Batman and Robin prepare for war with the Master Race, and an ally returns from an unlikely place!
Determined to find out the identity of Spyral’s Agent 37, detective Jim Corrigan gathers a collection of heroes who have seen the swirl-faced spy.  With guest appearances by Harley Quinn, Azrael, John Constantine and Green Lantern Simon Baz, get ready for some of Dick Grayson’s greatest hits in Grayson Annual #3!
When the son of a powerful drug warlord is assassinated by a mysterious costumed hitman known only as The Balkan, Deathstroke is hired by his family to take revenge!  But who is The Balkan?  And what is his endgame?  Find out in the stunning Deathstroke Annual #2!
A rare night off for the Teen Titans turns into a disaster when partygoers begin to mutate into bizarre, uncontrollable animals!  Is this the work of Brother Blood?  Or someone even more deadly?  The party starts in Teen Titans Annual #2!

Cryptocracy #1 from Dark Horse is a new Sci-Fi Adventure where Conspiracy Theories are all real and the Nine Families guard them!  For time beyond memory, the Nine Families watched from the shadows, believing themselves shepherds and manipulating whole societies as they saw fit.  Nothing happened that they didn’t observe or control.  Outsiders knew naught of the Families, much less threatened them… Until now.

Marvel’s most controversial series continues!  Captain America Steve Rogers #2 will have everyone on the edge of their seats as the history of Steve Rogers is revealed!  As Steve battles a resurgent Hydra more dangerous than ever before, he must confront a ghost from his past!
In Black Panther #3 The Midnight Angels continue the liberation of Wakanda with extreme prejudice, and T’Challa’s indecisions could cost him more than just the throne!
The Civil War II Rundown… Uncanny Inhumans #11 is a tie-in featuring the Inhumans vs. Stark Industries!  After what Iron Man did in Civil War II #2, Medusa must act!
Another  tie-in is Captain Marvel #6!  Old friends face off as enemies in an event that will change Captain Marvel’s life forever.  As war erupts, Carol finds herself at the forefront of battle, but after tragedy hits too close to home, how far will She go to fight for what she believes in?  This is Captain Marvel In her toughest fight yet!
The first ever Spider-Gwen Annual #1 is here and it’s huge.  Threads for the next year of Spider-Gwen are spun in these stories!  Gwen and Captain America go on a secret mission,  The Mary Janes get loud,  and Captain Stacy and Gwen meet She-Hulk!
Deadpool goes Hollywood in Spider-Man Deadpool #6!  See the Merc with the Mouth on the set of his own Movie!  He obviously brings his pal Spidey along, as he has lots of experience selling out!

Now the Spotlight of the Week!
It’s Here! Jupiter’s Legacy (Vol. 2 #1) from Image Comics is back!  The sequel to industry sales-beast Jupiter’s Legacy is back and it boasts monthly Frank Quietly!  Superhero offspring Hutch and Chloe have come out of hiding with son Jason to assemble a team of super-crooks from around the globe!

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