This Week in Comics for 12/4/13

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This Week in Comics!
The list icludes the regular releases, different variant covers, Graphic Novels, Trade Paper Backs, Hardcovers, and Softcovers. Let us know if there is a title we missed, enjoy!

This is a release guide and availability may vary by retailer so check with your local shop for more accurate pricing.

GN – Graphic Novel
HC – Hard Cover
SC – Soft Cover
TPB – Trade Paper

Pirate Eye Iron Bars Wretched Tales (One Shot)
Princeless Encore Edition #1 (Of 4)

Girl Genius Volume 5 The Clockwork Princess TP -New Printing

Cavewoman Sea Monsters – One Shot
Cavewoman Sea Monsters – One Shot
-Budd Root Special Edition
Cavewoman Sea Monsters – One Shot
-Special Edition

Steam Wars #3

Hawken Melee #1 (Of 5)
Moon Lake Volume 2 HC
Mouse Guard Legends Of The Guard Volume 2 #4
Mouse Guard Legends Of The Guard Volume 2 HC


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Archie #650
-Dan Parent Regular Cover
Archie #650 (Fiona Staples World Tour Variant Cover
Archie Double Digest #246
Fox #2
Dean Haspiel Regular Cover
Paul Pope Get Freaky Variant Cover
Sonic The Hedgehog #255
Ben Bates Regular Cover
Tyler Capps Freedom Fighter Variant Cover

Magic Words The Extraordinary Life Of Alan Moore HC

Absolution Happy Kitty Special #1
Paul Duffield Character Design Incentive Cover
Absolution Happy Kitty Special #1
Paul Duffield Japanese Art Cover
Paul Duffield Regular Cover
Paul Duffield Video Game Cover
God Is Dead #4 (Of 6)
Jacen Burrows End Of Days Cover
Di Amorim Pantheon Incentive Cover
Jacen Burrows Iconic Cover
Jonathan Hickman Regular Cover
Rover Red Charlie #1 (Of 6)
Michael Dipascale Dog Days Incentive Cover
Michael Dipascale Regular Cover
Michael Dipascale Wraparound Cover

Creative Essence Creatures HC

Gods Of Grindhouse Interviews With Exploitation Filmmakers SC

Warhammer 40k Vulkan Lives TP


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Adventure Time Volume 2 Pixel Princesses GN
Garfield #20
-Cover A Gary Barker
Herobear And The Kid The Inheritance #5 (Of 5)
Cover A Mike Kunkel
Regular Show #7
-Cover A Andy Hirsch
-Cover B Caroline Breault
-Cover C Anthony Clark
-Cover D Jones Wiedle
Robocop Last Stand #5 (Of 8)
-Cover A Declan Shalvey)
Six-Gun Gorilla #6 (Of 6)
-Cover A Ramon Perez
Suicide Risk #8
-Cover A Tommy Lee Edwards

DC Super Heroes Batman Killer Croc Hunter TP
DC Super Heroes Superman Livewire TP
DC Super Heroes Superman Parasite’s Power Drain TP

Jack The Lantern #0
-10th Anniversary Special

True Blood Steve Newlin’s Field Guide To Vampires HC

Blake And Mortimer Volume 16 Secret Of The Swordfish Part 2 GN
Crusade Volume 2 Qa’Dj GN
Thorgal Volume 13 Ogotai’s Crown GN

Rainbow In The Dark The Complete Series TP

Comic Shop News #1381

Brooklyn Quesadillas GN
Pick-A-Plot Volume 2 You Are A Cat In The Zombie Apocalypse SC

Ehmm Theory #4 (Of 4)


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Catalyst Comix #6 (Of 9)
CBLDF Presents Manga Introduction Challenges And Best Practices TP
Grindhouse Doors Open At Midnight #3 (Of 8)
Hellboy In Hell #5
Michael Avon Oeming’s The Victories #7
Occultist #3 (Of 5)
Star Wars #1 (Of 8) – Lucas Draft
-Nick Runge 2nd Printing Variant Cover
Star Wars #4 (Of 8) – Lucas Draft
Terminator Salvation The Final Battle #1 (Of 12)
-Pete Woods Regular Cover
-Pete Woods Variant Cover
To Hell You Ride HC
To Hell You Ride HC
-Limited Edition


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Action Comics #26
-Aaron Kuder Black & White Variant Cover
-Aaron Kuder Regular Cover
Batman Superman #6
-Brett Booth & Norm Rapmund Black & White Variant Cover
-Brett Booth & Norm Rapmund Combo Pack Cover
-Brett Booth & Norm Rapmund Regular Cover
-Cliff Chiang Variant Cover
Batwing #26
DC Comics Essentials Watchmen #1
DC Universe Vs The Masters Of The Universe #3 (Of 6)
Detective Comics #26
-Jason Fabok Black & White Variant Cover
-Jason Fabok Combo Pack Cover
-Jason Fabok Regular Cover
Earth 2 #18
-Ethan Van Sciver Black & White Variant Cover
-Ethan Van Sciver Regular Cover
Fairest #21
Gears Of War Volume 3 Dirty Little Secrets TP
Green Arrow #26
-Andrea Sorrentino Black & White Variant Cover
-Andrea Sorrentino Regular Cover
Green Lantern #26
Billy Tan Black & White Variant Cover
-Billy Tan Combo Pack Edition
-Billy Tan Regular Cover
Green Lantern Corps Volume 2 Alpha War TP
Green Lantern Corps Volume 3 Willpower HC
Hinterkind #3
Looney Tunes #216
Movement #7
Nightwing Volume 3 Death Of The Family TP
Saga Of The Swamp Thing Volume 5 TP
Savage Hawkman Volume 2 Wanted TP
Stormwatch #26
Swamp Thing #26
Trillium #5 (Of 8)
Trinity Of Sin The Phantom Stranger #14

DC Collectibles
Batman Black And White Batman Arkham Origins Statue
Super Best Friends Forever Batgirl Super Secret Storage Box
Super Best Friends Forever Supergirl Super Secret Storage Box
Super Best Friends Forever Wonder Girl Super Secret Storage Box


Ash And The Army Of Darkness #2
-Ben Templesmith Regular Cover
-Dennis Calero Subscription Variant Cover
Battlestar Galactica #3
Alex Ross Virgin Variant Cover
Battlestar Galactica #6
-Chris Eliopoulos Subscription Variant Cover
-Clint Langley Regular Cover
Black Bat #7
-Ardian Syaf Variant Cover
-Billy Tan Subscription Variant Cover
-Fabiano Neves Black & White Variant Cover
-Jae Lee Regular Cover
Dejah Thoris And The Green Men Of Mars #5 (Of 12)
-Jay Anacleto Red Risque Variant Cover
Kevin Smith’s The Bionic Man #26
-Jonathan Lau Regular Cover
Legends Of Red Sonja #2 (Of 5)
-Frank Thorne Subscription Variant Cover
Legends Of Red Sonja #2 (Of 5)
-Jay Anacleto Regular Cover
Lone Ranger #20
-Francesco Francavilla Regular Cover
Lords Of Mars #5 (Of 6)
-Alex Ross Regular Cover
-Ardian Syaf Black & White Variant Cover
-Jose Malaga Subscription Variant Cover
-Mel Rubi Red Risque Variant Cover
-Mel Rubi Risque Variant Cover
Mocking Dead #4 (Of 4)
-Bill Tortolini Regular Cover
-Max Dunbar Subscription Variant Cover
Noir #2 (Of 5)
-Ardian Syaf Black & White Variant Cover
-Ardian Syaf Regular Cover
Red Sonja Unchained #4 (Of 4)
-Mel Rubi Red Variant Cover
Shadow Green Hornet Dark Nights #2 (Of 5)
-Alex Ross Sketch Variant Cover
-John Cassaday Black & White Variant Cover
Shadow Now #3 (Of 6)
-Chris Worley Subscription Variant Cover
-Tim Bradstreet Regular Cover
Vampirella #31
-Fabiano Neves Black & White Variant Cover
Vampirella Southern Gothic #1 (Of 5)
-Johnny Desjardins Black & White Variant Cover
-Johnny Desjardins Red Variant Cover

DC Superhero Chess Figurine Collection Magazine #45
-Power Girl White Pawn
Marvel Fact Files #2
-Wolverine Cover

Artists Authors Thinkers Directors HC
Black Is The Color GN
Captain Easy Soldier Of Fortune The Complete Sunday Newspaper Strips Volume 4 HC
Comics Journal Library Volume 8 The EC Artists SC
Couch Tag HC

Law Of Superheroes SC

Sci-Fi And Fantasy Modeller Volume 31

Brenda Starr The Complete Pre-Code Comics Volume 1 HC


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Deadworld Restoration #1 (Of 4)
-Cover A Sami Makkonen
-Cover SUB Sami Makkonen
Dinosaurs Attack #5 (of 5)
-Cover A Earl Norem
Doctor Who #16
-Cover A Mark Buckingham
-Cover RI Robert Hack
-Cover SUB Photo
Dungeons And Dragons Cutter HC
Dungeons And Dragons Forgotten Realms TP
Fever Ridge A Tale Of MacArthur’s Jungle War Volume 1 TP
G.I. JOE A Real American Hero #197
-Cover A S L Gallant
-Cover RI Larry Hama
G.I. JOE A Real American Hero Volume 8 TP
Judge Dredd #14
-Cover A Brendan McCarthey
-Cover SUB Andrew Currie
Judge Dredd Classics #6
-Cover A Jim Fern
Other Dead #1 (Of 5)
-2nd Printing Variant Cover
Star Trek Khan #3 (Of 5)
-Cover A Paul Shipper
-Cover RI Andrew Currie
-Cover SUB Photo
Star Trek The Next Generation Doctor Who Assimilation2 #8 (Of 8)
-Gordon Purcell Signed & Remarked Edition
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Villain Micro-Series #8 – Shredder
-Cover A Tyler Walpole
-Cover RI Dan Duncan
-Cover SUB Blank
Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #24 (Dark Cybertron Part 4 Of 12)
-Cover A Casey W. Coller
-Cover RI James Raiz
-Cover SUB Phil Jimenez
Transformers Robots In Disguise Volume 5 TP
Triple Helix #3 (Of 4)
-Cover A John Byrne
-Cover SUB John Byrne


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Burn The Orphanage Born To Lose #2 (Of 3)
-Cover A Sina Grace
-Cover B Tradd Moore
Carbon Grey Volume 3 #1 (Of 2)
-Cover A Hoang Nguyen & Kinsun Loh
-Cover B Khari Evans & Kinsun Loh
Chew Smorgasbord Edition Volume 1 HC
-Signed & Numbered Limited Edition
Elephantmen #52
Ghosted Volume 1 TP
Great Pacific #12
Invincible Universe #8
Jupiter’s Legacy #1 – Studio Edition
Miniature Jesus TP
Prophet #41
Reality Check #4 (Of 4)
Spawn #238
Storm Dogs Volume 1 TP
Think Tank #11
Velvet #2

Guy Who Floats GN
R.I.P. Volume 2 Angels And Demons GN
This Is Hollywood GN

Fairy Tail Volume 33 GN

Encyclopedia Of Early Earth GN


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Age Of Ultron #1 (Of 10)
-Ken Haeser Remarked Edition
Amazing Spider-Man #700.1
-Klaus Janson Variant Cover), AR
-Pasqual Ferry Regular Cover
Amazing X-Men #2
-Dale Keown Variant Cover
-Ed McGuinness Regular Cover
Avengers Annual 2013 #1
Avengers The Enemy Within TP
Cataclysm The Ultimates’ Last Stand #2 (Of 5)
-Mark Bagley Regular Cover
-Mico Suayan Variant Cover
Daredevil Dark Nights #7 (Of 8)
Deadpool #20
Deadpool Kills Deadpool TP
Fantastic Four By John Byrne Omnibus Volume 2 HC
Fantastic Four By John Byrne Omnibus Volume 2 HC
-Direct Market Variant Cover
Fantastic Four Omnibus Volume 2 HC – New Printing
Fantomex MAX #3 (Of 4)
Fearless Defenders #12 – Final Issue
Guardians Of The Galaxy #9
-Francesco Francavilla Regular Cover
-Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Variant Cover
Indestructible Hulk Annual #1
Inhumanity #1
-Nick Bradshaw Variant Cover
-Olivier Coipel Regular Cover
-Skottie Young Variant Cover
Iron Man #19
Iron Man Volume 3 The Secret Origin Of Tony Stark Book 2 HC
Longshot Saves The Marvel Universe #3 (Of 4)
Marvel Knights Spider-Man #3 (Of 5)
Marvel Knights X-Men #2 (Of 5)
Marvel Universe Hulk And The Agents Of S.M.A.S.H. #3 (Of 4)
Nova Classic Volume 2 TP
Painkiller Jane The Price Of Freedom #2 (Of 4)
Secret Avengers #12
Star-Lord Worlds On The Brink
Superior Spider-Man #23
-Humberto Ramos Regular Cover
-Skottie Young Variant Cover-
Superior Spider-Man Team-Up #7
Thor By Walter Simonson Volume 3 TP
Wolverine By Jason Aaron The Complete Collection Volume 1 TP
X-Men Legacy #21
Young Avengers #13

CG Story HC

Spider Master Of Men GN

Fairy Tales Of Oscar Wilde Volume 4 SC – New Printing


Mermin Volume 2 The Big Catch HC

Doctor Who Bookazine #3

Geronimo Stolton Volume 13 The Fastest Train In The West SC
Power Rangers Megaforce Volume 4 Broken World SC
Power Rangers Megaforce Volume 4 Broken World HC

Pokemon Black And White Volume 13 GN

Slimed An Oral History Of Nickelodeon’s Golden Age HC

Geek’s Guide To Dating SC

DC Super Heroes Golden Book Bundle

2000 AD Pack October 2013 (1852-1856)

Alternative Movie Posters Film Art From The Underground HC

Alice Loves Fables Toy Box GN
Dance In The Vampire Bund The Memories Of Sledge Hammer Volume 1 GN
Dracula Everlasting Volume 3 GN
Kanokon Omnibus Volume 3 GN
Sacred Blacksmith Volume 3 GN

Bettie Page In Danger #10
-Celebration Set With DVD
Bettie Page In Danger Holiday Special – One Shot
Bettie Page In Danger Holiday Special Gift Set – One Shot

Fangoria #329


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Numbercruncher HC

Westward #6

Dangerous Women Anthology HC
Robert Jordan’s The Eye Of The World Volume 4 HC

Alter Ego #122
Brickjournal #26
Comic Book Creator #3


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Archer And Armstrong Volume 3 Far Faraway TP
Quantum And Woody #6
-Clayton Crain Regular Cover
-Kalman Andrasofszky Variant Cover
Shadowman #13
-Ben Templesmith Valiant Signature Series Variant Cover
-Miguel Sepulveda Pullbox Variant Cover
-Roberto De La Torre Regular Cover
-Shane Davis Variant Cover

Vamps Tramps And Beauties The Pinup Art Of Greg Hildebrandt SC

Demon Love Spell Volume 5 GN
Dengeki Daisy Volume 13 GN
Dragon Ball 3-In-1 Edition Volume 3 TP
Happy Marriage Volume 3 GN
Hunter X Hunter Volume 31 TP
One Piece Volume 69 TP
Skip Beat Volume 32 TP
Slam Dunk Volume 31 GN


Shiro Amano The Artwork Of Kingdom Hearts TP


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Grimm Fairy Tales Presents 2013 Holiday Special
-Cove A Alfredo Reyes
-Cover B Steven Cummings
-Cover C Joe Pekar
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Different Seasons Volume 3 TP
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Neverland Volume 1 TP
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Realm Knights #4 (Of 4)
-Cover A Harvey Tolibao
-Cover B Michael Dooney
-Cover C Anthony Spay
-Cover D Anthony Spay
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Wonderland #18
-Cover A Franchesco
-Cover B Eric J
-Cover C Nei Ruffino
-Cover D Carlos Granda
Hit List #3 (Of 5)
-Cover A Harvey Tolibao
-Cover B Jamal Igle
-Cover C Drew Edward Johnson
-Cover D Tommy Patterson

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MEDIA JOURNALIST & STAFF WRITER | Michael is a fanatic about all cinema. He collects many things from movies to Steelbooks to 1/6 Scale Collectibles and vinyl collectibles. He loves pop culture, writing, reviewing films & collectibles, and journalism. Anything that is even slightly related to these things are always on his radar and most definitely a comic book nerd. He is also, of course, a Batman junkie and will chat it up about pretty much anything.