This Week in Comics for 4/30/14

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This Week in Comics!
The list includes 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




Abstract Studios
Rachel Rising #25

AC Comics
Crypt Of Horror Volume 21 TPB

Alternative Comics
Big Feminist But Comics About Women GN
Mostly Wordless HC
Sugar Booger #2 (Of 3)

Doc Savage The New Adventures Volume 7 Phantom Lagoon SC

Amryl Entertainment
Cavewoman Journey #1 (Of 2)
-Cover A Rob Durham
-Cover B Rob Durham
-Cover D Budd Root

Antarctic Press
Last Zombie Zomnibus TPB

Arcana Studios
Chambers GN


Archie Comic Publications, Inc image of "Archie" characters
Betty And Veronica Double Digest #223
Jughead And Archie Double Digest #1
Mega Man #36
-Patrick Spaziante Regular Cover
-Brent McCarthy Trial Of Dr Wily Variant Cover

Avatar Press
Absolution Volume 2 Rubicon TPB
Uber #12
-Gabriel Andrade Blitzkrieg Incentive Cover
-Gabriel Andrade Regular Cover
-Gabriel Andrade Wraparound Cover
-Michael Dipascale Propaganda Poster Cover

Barron’s Educational Series
How To Draw And Paint Fantasy Combat SC

Glenn Fabry Sketchbook Volume 2 SC

Book Palace
Illustrators Magazine #6


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28 Days Later Omnibus Volume 1 HC
Adventure Time 2014 Annual #1
-Cover A Becky Dreistdat
-Cover B Lorena Gomez
-Cover C Audra Furuichi
Clockwork Angels #2 (Of 6)
-Cover A Hugh Syme
Darklight HC
Garfield Pet Force 2014 Special #1
-Cover A Gary Barker
Loki Ragnarok And Roll #3 (Of 4)
-Cover A Alexis Ziritt

Chronicle Books
Jeffrey Brown Kids Are Weird Observations From Parenthood HC

Comic Shop News
Comic Shop News #1402


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Alabaster Grimmer Tales HC
Atomic Legion HC
Blackout #2 (Of 4)
Captain Midnight #10
Furious #4 (Of 5)
King Conan The Conqueror #3 (Of 6)
King Conan Volume 3 The Hour Of The Dragon TPB
Mesmo Delivery HC
-2nd Edition
Pariah #3 (Of 8)
Serenity Leaves On The Wind #4 (Of 6)
-Dan Dos Santos Regular Cover
-Georges Jeanty Variant Cover
Star Wars Dark Times Volume 7 A Spark Remains TPB
Star Wars Rebel Heist #1 (Of 4)
-Adam Hughes Regular Cover
-Adam Hughes Ultra Variant Cover
-Matt Kindt Variant Cover
Vandroid #3 (Of 5)
X Volume 2 The Dogs Of War TPB


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Adventures Of Superman #12
Batgirl Annual #2
Batman ’66 #10
Batman Beyond Universe #9
Batman Eternal #4
Batman Superman Volume 1 Cross World HC
Batwoman Annual #1
Flash Annual #3
Flex Mentallo Man Of Muscle Mystery TPB
Forever Evil Aftermath Batman Vs Bane #1 – One Shot
-Kevin Nowlan Variant Cover
-Scot Eaton & Jaime Mendoza Regular Cover
Green Lantern New Guardians Annual #2
He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe #12
Injustice Gods Among Us Year Two #4
Scribblenauts Unmasked A Crisis Of Imagination #4
-Adam Archer Regular Cover
-DC Collectibles Variant Cover
Suicide Squad Volume 4 Discipline And Punish TPB
Superman Batman Volume 1 Public Enemies TPB
Vertigo Quarterly Cyan #1

DC Collectibles
DC Comics The New 52 Teen Titans Kid Flash Action Figure – $24.95
DC Comics The New 52 Teen Titans Superboy Action Figure – $24.95
DC Comics The New 52 Teen Titans Wonder Girl Action Figure – $24.95

Scary Monsters Magazine #92

Devils Due Entertainment
Mercy Sparx #5
-Cover A Matt Merhoff
-Cover B Elizabeth Torque
Mercy Sparx Volume 2 Under New Management TPB
Plume TPB

Diablo Productions
Sanitarium #1 (Of 4)

Diamond Publications
Game Trade Magazine #171
Previews #308
-May 2014

Digital Manga Publishing
Otodama Voice From The Dead Volume 2 GN


Bad Ass #3 (Of 4)
-Ken Haeser Mutie Homage Variant Cover
Battlestar Galactica #10
-Chris Eliopoulos Subscription Variant Cover
-Livio Ramondelli Regular Cover
Battlestar Galactica Six #1 (Of 5)
-Blank Authentix Cover
-Cover A Jenny Frison
-Cover B Chris Bolson
-Photo Subscription Variant
Dejah Thoris And The Green Men Of Mars #12
-Carlos Rafael Red Risque Variant Cover)
-Jay Anacleto Risque Variant Cover
Doc Savage #4
-Alex Ross Variant Cover
-Alex Ross Virgin Variant Cover
Doc Savage #5
-Alex Ross Regular Cover
-John Cassaday VIP Variant Cover
Grimm #12
-Lucio Parrillo Regular Cover
-Photo Subscription Variant Cover
Queen Sonja Volume 6 Heavy Sits The Crown TPB
Six Million Dollar Man Season 6 #1
-2nd Printing Variant Cover
-Jim Kuhoric Silver Signature Edition
Vampirella Volume 5 Mothers Sons And A Holy Ghost TPB
Warlord Of Mars Dejah Thoris #37
-Mel Rubi Black & White Risque Variant Cover
Warlord Of Mars Dejah Thoris Volume 5 Rise Of The Machine Men TPB

Fantagraphic Books
Buddy Buys A Dump TPB
Complete Peanuts Volume 1 1950-1952 TPB
Complete Peanuts Volume 21 1991-1992 HC
EC Comics Slipcase Volume 1 (Volumes 1-4)
Love Bunglers HC
Unlovable Volume 3 HC

Cleopatra In Space Volume 1 Target Practice HC
Cleopatra In Space Volume 1 Target Practice SC

Heavy Metal Magazine
Heavy Metal #268

Human Comics
Human #2


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Alice In Comicland HC
Dexter’s Laboratory #1 (Of 4)
-Cover A Ryan Jampole
-Cover RI Derek Charm
-Cover SUB Derek Fridolfs
G.I. JOE #15
-Cover A Steve Kurth
-Cover RI Freddie E. Williams III
G.I. JOE The IDW Collection Volume 4 HC
Ghostbusters #15
-Cover A Dan Schoening
-Cover RI Roberto Goiriz
-Cover SUB Tristan Jones
Jericho Season 4 TPB
Judge Dredd Mega-City Two #4 (Of 5)
-Cover A Ulises Farinas
-Cover SUB Robert Hack
My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic #18
-Cover A Andy Price
-Cover B Sabrina Alberghetti
-Cover RI Sara Richard
Skybreaker TPB
T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents Classics Volume 3 TPB
Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #28
-Cover A Casey W. Coller
-Cover RI Livio Ramondelli
-Cover SUB Alex Milne
V-Wars #1
-Cover A Ryan Brown
-Cover RI-A Alan Robinson
-Cover RI-B Alan Robinson
-Cover SUB Kevin Eastman
X-Files Season 10 #11
-Cover A Francesco Francavilla
-Cover RI Matthew Dow Smith
-Cover SUB Photo


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Zero #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Alex + Ada #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Black Science #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Black Science #4
-2nd Printing Variant Cover
Black Science #6
CBLDF Presents Liberty HC
Chew #41
Deadly Class #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Deadly Class #4
Dream Police #1
-Cover A Sid Kotian & Bill Farmer
-Cover B Renae Deliz & Ray Dillon
-Cover C Ryan Sook
East Of West #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Egos #4
Elephantmen #56
Elephantmen 2260 Book One TPB
Lazarus #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Manifest Destiny #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Pretty Deadly #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Pretty Deadly Volume 1 TPB
Rat Queens #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Saga #1
-Image Firsts Edition)(New Printing
Secret Volume 1 Never Get Caught TPB
Sex Criminals #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Sex Criminals #5
-2nd Printing Variant Cover
Sidekick Volume 1 TPB
Southern Bastards #1
Starlight #1
-2nd Printing Variant Cover
Tales Of Honor #2
-Cover A Sang-Il Jeong
-Cover B Patrick Tatapoulous
Ten Grand #9
-Cover A C.P. Smith
-Cover B Tommy Lee Edwards
Umbral #6
Velvet #1
-Image Firsts Edition
Walking Dead #1
-Image Firsts Edition – New Printing

Jet City Comics
The Hedge Knight Volume 2 The Sworn Sword TPB
-Jet City Edition

Kodansha Comics
Attack On Titan Volume 12 GN
Sankarea Volume 6 GN
Say I Love You Volume 1 GN
Vinland Saga Volume 3 GN
xxxHolic Rei Volume 1 GN

Manuscript Press
Comics Revue Presents April 2014

Rue Morgue Magazine #143


All-New X-Men #26 (Stuart Immonen Regular Cover
All-New X-Men Volume 4 All-Different HC (Premiere Edition
Amazing Spider-Man #1
-Alex Ross 75th Anniversary Sketch Variant Cover
-Alex Ross 75th Anniversary Variant Cover
-Blank Variant Cover
-Ed McGuinness Variant Cover
-Humberto Ramos Regular Cover
-J. Scott Campbell Connecting Variant Cover
-Jerome Opena Sketch Variant Cover
-Jerome Opena Variant Cover
-Marcos Martin Variant Cover
-Pop Mhan Variant Cover
-Retailer Custom Variant Cover
-Skottie Young Variant Cover
Avengers #28
-Agustin Alessio Regular Cover
-John Tyler Christopher Captain America Team-Up Variant Cover
Avengers A.I.
Avengers World #5
-In-Hyuk Lee Regular Cover
-Ron Garney Captain America Team-Up Variant Cover
Deadpool By Daniel Way The Complete Collection Volume 3 TPB
Disney Kingdoms Seekers Of The Weird #4 (Of 5)
-Brian Crosby Imagineer Variant Cover
-Mike Del Mundo Regular Cover
Hulk #2
-Jerome Opena Regular Cover
-Mark Bagley Variant Cover
Iron Man Volume 2 The Secret Origin Of Tony Stark Book 1 TPB
Marvel Masterworks Captain America Volume 3 TPB
Marvel Masterworks Captain America Volume 3 TPB
-Direct Market Variant Edition Volume 64
Marvel Previews #129 (May 2014 For Products On-Sale July 2014
Marvel Zombies The Complete Collection Volume 2 TPB
Ms. Marvel #1
-Sara Pichelli 3rd Printing Sketch Variant Cover
-Sara Pichelli 3rd Printing Variant Cover
New Avengers #17
-Leinil Yu Regular Cover
-Paola Rivera Captain America Team-Up Variant Cover
-Phil Jimenez Variant Cover
Origin II #5 (Of 5)
Silver Surfer #2
-Francesco Francavilla Variant Cover
-Michael Allred Regular Cover
Uncanny Avengers Annual #1
-Art Adams Regular Cover
-Paul Renaud Variant Cover
What If Age Of Ultron #5 (Of 5)
-Chris Stevens Regular Cover
-Ming Doyle Variant Cover
Wolverine #5
-Mico Suayan Captain America Team-Up Variant Cover
Wolverine And The X-Men By Jason Aaron Volume 8 TPB
X-Force #4
X-Men Volume 2 Muertas TPB

Annoying Orange Volume 5 Transfarmers Fruit Processors In Disguise HC

Prime Books
Magic City Recent Spells SC
Space Opera SC

RED 5 Comics
Atomic Robo And The Knights Of The Golden Circle #1 (Of 5)
Atomic Robo Volume 8 Atomic Robo And The Savage Sword Of Dr Dinosaur TPB
Bad Dreams #1 (Of 5)
Haunted #1 (Of 4)

Running Press
Godzilla Light And Sound Miniature Book Kit SC

Screen Power Publishing
Scream Magazine #23

Boxer The True Story Of Holocaust Survivor Harry Haft GN
Cigar That Fell In Love With A Pipe GN

Fangoria #332
-May 2014


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Dragons Riders Of Berk Volume 1 GN

Tohan Corporation
Hobby Japan #121
-April 2014

TOR Books
Robert Jordan’s The Eye Of The World Volume 2 TPB

UDON Entertainment
Darkstalkers Official Complete Works SC
Ni0 Art Works Nishi’s Alluring Figures HC
Rage Of Bahamut Official Art Works SC


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Rai #1
-Blank Variant Cover
-Clayton Crain Plus Edition Variant Cover
-Cover A Clayton Crain
-Cover B Bryan Hitch
-Cover C Stephen Segovia
-Cover D Raul Allen
David Aja & Raul Allen Variant Cover
-Khari Evans Variant Cover
-Trevor Hairsine Variant Cover
Shadowman End Times #1 (Of 3)
-David Mack Variant Cover
-Giuseppe Camuncoli Regular Cover
-Jeff Dekal Pullbox Variant Cover

Cardfight Vanguard Volume 1 GN
Cardfight Vanguard Volume 1 GN
-Special Edition Boxed Set


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Edge Of Tomorrow SC
-Movie Tie-In Edition


Higurashi When They Cry Volume 25 Festival Accompanying Arc Part 4 GN


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Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Quest TPB
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Wonderland Asylum #4 (Of 5)
-Cover A David Nakayama
-Cover B Christopher Cote
-Cover C Chris Ehnot
-Cover D Vinz el Tabanas
Grimm Fairy Tales Presents Wonderland Clash Of Queens #3 (Of 5)
-Cover A Vincenzo Cucca
-Cover B Elias Chatzoudis
-Cover C Michael Dooney
-Cover D Richard Ortiz

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