New Wednesday, New Books!

Wednesday, Sep 19th, 2012

There are plenty of new books this week, including 30 Days of Night #10, Ghostbusters #13, Godzilla #5, Kiss #4, and many more!


30 Days of Night #10

30 Days of Night #10 - Also available digitally!
Steve Niles (w) • Christopher Mitten (a & c)
Fright-master Steve Niles continues the all-new, critically acclaimed 30 DAYS OF NIGHT ongoing series! Eben turns the screw in the neck of the city of Los Angeles as he hunts down Alice and seeks to make peace with the European vampires. He is growing his army and choosing his target. He will not stop until the world is in chaos...
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet Points:
•    “A triumphant return for the preeminent modern vampire story.”—Newsarama

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Battle Beasts #3Battle Beasts #3 (of 4) - Also available digitally!
Bobby Curnow (w) • Valerio Schiti (a & c)
Bliss and the Beasts close in on the all-powerful Dread Weapons. Along the way, Vorin reveals the history of his kind, although fellow heroes Merk and Gruntos recall slightly different versions of the past! Meanwhile the United States military begins a full-scale attack to contain the murrauding Beasts! Action, intrigue and secrets revealed, all in this issue!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Variant Jeff Zornow cover

Bullet Points:
•    The history of the Battle Beasts revealed!


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Cobra #17Cobra #17 - Also available digitally!
Mike Costa (w) • Werther Dell’Edera (a) • Antonio Fuso (c)
They call him… BLUDD! Major Bludd takes center stage in this spine-shattering issue! What makes Bludd tick… and who does he have to kill next? Locked in prison, he’s still deadly—so who wants him free?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Variant Robert Atkins cover

Bullet points:
•    Sets the stage for the most dangerous adversaries G.I. JOE has faced since… COBRA itself!


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Danger Girl/G.I. JOE #3Danger Girl/G.I. JOE #3 - Also available digitally!
Andy Hartnell (w) • John Royle (a) • J. Scott Campbell X 2 (c)
It’s the most dangerous event of the summer, and the action continues right here!  Abbey Chase has been working behind enemy lines as an Agent of COBRA, but when the G.I. JOE strike force puts the Danger Girl team in the line of fire, who will Abbey side with to win the battle?
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:

Variant J. Scott Campbell sketch cover

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Doctor Who: Dave Gibbons CollectionDoctor Who Dave Gibbons Collection
Pat Mills, Steve Moore, Steve Parkhouse, & John Wagner  (w) • Dave Gibbons (a & c)
Industry legend Dave Gibbons illustrated a classic run of Doctor Who comics, and this oversized book collects them all! And in full color! Gibbons-drawn strips began appearing in the very first issue of Doctor Who Magazine (then titled Doctor Who Weekly), starring the Fourth Doctor as portrayed by Tom Baker, and Gibbons continued as the primary artist until issue #69, a Fifth Doctor tale. This volume also features an introduction by Gibbons, along with early Doctor Who sketches from the master.
TPB • FC • $29.99 • 372 pages • 7” x 11” • ISBN 978-1-61377-347-5

Bullet points:
•    Featuring all of Dave Gibbons’ early work on Doctor Who beautifully colored and in an oversized format.


 

 

Dorothy of Oz Prequel #4Dorothy Of Oz Prequel #4 (of 4) - Also available digitally!
Denton J. Tipton (w) • Blair Shedd (a) • Eric Shanower (c)
Based on the upcoming animated film Dorothy Of Oz! Building on the celebrated children’s book by Roger Stanton Baum, Dorothy Of Oz will tell the tale of Dorothy’s return to the Land of Oz. But first, read here about what events transpired to necessitate Dorothy’s return, and witness the rise of the Jester!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Variant CGI character art cover

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Ghostbusters #13Ghostbusters #13 - Also available digitally!
Erik Burnham (w) • Dan Schoening (a & c)
After one more quick stop to help a friend in the Windy City, the Ghostbusters arrive back in New York, expecting a backlog of cases to clear through.  Instead, things are strangely quiet on the supernatural front, and it's all thanks to the city's newest paranormal investigation and elimination service!  Who is this new team?  Find out in the lucky 13th issue of GHOSTBUSTERS!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Variant Tristan Jones cover

Bullet points:
•    The all-star creative team of Erik Burnham, Dan Schoening, Tristan Jones and Luis Antonio Delgado launch the fourth story arc of the runaway smash-hit ongoing series! A great jumping-on point for new readers!

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Godzilla #5Godzilla #5 - Also available digitally!
Duane Swierczynski (w) • Simon Gane (a) • Zach Howard (c)
Boxer and his team decide it's time to turn their sights to the big game—Godzilla! A perfect plan goes awry when a billionaire adventurer gets his hands on Mechagodzilla. The result? Utter monster mayhem!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Matt Frank cover

Bullet points:
•    Mech-monster-mayhem! For the first time in comics: Godzilla vs. Kiryu MechaGodzilla!

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Godzilla: Half Century War #2Godzilla: Half Century War #2 (of 5) - Also available digitally!
James Stokoe (w & a & c)
The year is 1967 and Godzilla is on the move... to Vietnam! With a war underway, Godzilla is the last thing the country needs. Lieutenant Murakami follows Godzilla to try out some new tech on the monster, but a super-sized foe named Anguirus might just be the most effective counter-measure.  It's a rumble in the jungle, don't miss it!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Variant Sheldon Vella cover

Bullet points:
•    Incredibly detailed art and story by the acclaimed creator of Orc Stain!

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Kiss #4KISS #4 - Also available digitally!
Tom Waltz (w) • Casey Maloney (a) • Xermanico, Maloney (c)
The Elder's cosmic soldiers known as the Four-Who-Are-One are reunited just in time to face off against the Destroyer's evil proxy, General Black Diamond, who has unleashed his secret weapon! Will the combined might of the Demon, Starchild, Catman, and Celestial be enough to defeat the world's first dragon in 100,000 years?  
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Variant Michael Gaydos “Catman” cover
Variant KISS photo cover

Bullet points:
•    The fiery finale of the “A World Without Heroes” story arc!
•    Written by Tom Waltz (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) with art by Casey Maloney (Gene Simmons Zipper)
•    KISS #3-4 come with special interlocking covers by artist Casey Maloney.

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Magic The Gathering The Spell Thief #3Magic: The Gathering—The Spell Thief #3 - Also available digitally!
Matt Forbeck (w) • Martín Cóccolo (a) • Matt Stewart (c)
Leaving his home plane behind, Dack Fayden returns to Innistrad, still in pursuit of the villainous Sifa Grent. He convenes with the Reichert family again, who provide Dack with crucial information on the evil Planewalker's location. But when Sorin Markov arrives, looking for Dack, things quickly escalate and our hero finds himself in a situation where he may not come out alive...
FC • 32 pages • $4.99

*Variant cover:
Variant Tyler Walpole cover

Bullet points:
•    This issue includes an exclusive, alternate art playable Magic: The Gathering card!

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The Pound Ghouls Night Out #1The Pound: Ghoul’s Night Out #1 (of 4) - Also available digitally!
Stephan Nilson (w) • Ibrahim Moustafa (a & c)
The Pound is officially open for business. Scottie and Howie have their hands full. A creature is harassing park-goers. The Government is investigating them. Ghouls are rebelling, and, if things couldn’t get worse, Scottie’s mother-in-law has decided to visit. Guest starring PROOF’s Agent John “Proof” Prufrock!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
•    The sequel to 2011’s surprise supernatural smash!

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Star Trek #13Star Trek #13 - Also available digitally!
Mike Johnson (w) • Stephen Molnar (a) • Tim Bradstreet (c)
The Redshirt's Tale. Everyone knows the joke about the dire fate of crewmembers who wear red on the Enterprise. Even the redshirts themselves! The countdown to next year's blockbuster STAR TREK sequel continues here, with an ALL-NEW stand-alone story that shows life on the Enterprise through a redshirt's eyes!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
Tim Bradstreet sketch cover
Variant Photo Cover

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Star Trek Romulans Treasury EditionStar Trek: Romulans Treasury Edition
John Byrne (w & a & c)
Master storyteller John Byrne, famed for his classic runs on Uncanny X-Men and Next Men, presents a trio of Classic Trek stories featuring the Romulan Empire. These are classic stories adventure, danger and intrigue, and even more importantly… John Byrne's art just looks so cool printed in our awesome treasury format!
FC • Cardstock •  $9.99 • 72 pages • 9.25” x 14.25”


 

 

 

 

 

 

Star Trek: The Next Generation Hive #1Star Trek: The Next Generation: Hive #1 (of 4) - Also available digitally!
Brannon Braga & Terry Matalas (w) • Joe Corroney, photo (a & c)
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Star Trek: The Next Generation!
In the distant future the entire galaxy has been completely assimilated by Borg and it's king… Locutis! The only hope for the future lies in the past, in the hands of Captain Jean-Luc Picard and the crew of the starship Enterprise—as Picard faces off against the Borg collective in one final, terrifying and definitive encounter!

Brannon Braga is one of the writers most associated with the Star Trek Franchise. He has written a number of fondly remembered episodes of TNG, including co-writing the two-part series finale, "All Good Things…," for which he won the prestigious Hugo Award. Terry Matalas has written for Star Trek: Enterprise, as well as Terra Nova.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant covers:
David Messina “Famous Borgs in History” cover
Copy signed by Brannon Braga!

Bullet points:
•    Co-written by Hugo winner and legendary ST: TNG scribe, Brannon Braga!

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True Blood #5True Blood #5 - Also available digitally!
Annie Nocenti & Michael McMillian (w) • Federica Manfredi (a) • Tim Bradstreet, photo (c)
Alan Ball’s hit HBO series, the sensually sizzling story of the lives and loves of vampires, mind readers, and all manner of creatures, is back as an ongoing series! With creative collaboration from TRUE BLOOD creator/writer/producer Ball, this series features writers Annie Nocenti (Daredevil, Green Arrow) and Michael McMillian. Now that the “Where Were You?” arc has concluded, we take a look at the sorrid past of the villain who plagued Bon Temps during that time, along with guest artist Federica Manfredi (Star Trek).
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

*Variant cover:
Tim Bradstreet sketch cover

Bullet points:
• Co-Written by Michael McMillian, “Steve Newlin” from the show, with fan-favorite Annie Nocenti (Daredevil, Green Arrow)!
• Series features covers by Tim Bradstreet (The Punisher)!
• Ask your retailer about the Tim Bradstreet sketch cover!

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Womanthology: Space! #1Womanthology: Space #1 (of 5) - Also available digitally!
Sandy Carpenter, Bonnie Burton, Chrissie Zullo (w) • Ming Doyle, Stephanie Hans, Jessica Hickman, Stacie Ponder, Maja K., Tanja, Anna Bowie (a) • Renae DeLiz (c)
Womanthology: Space, the follow up to the hit Kickstarter project, Womanthology: Heroic, starts off with the first of five out-of-this-world issues: Moon. Each issue contains three 6-page stories, plus pinups, how-tos, and more, by women of all ages and experience. Check out a haunted space station, a snarky robot, and so much more in this debut issue.
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• Spinning out of the wildly successful Womanthology project comes the first of three all-new miniseries, Womanthology: Space!

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