New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Highlights This Week: Mark Millar, the writer of Kick-Ass and Dave Gibbons, the artist of Watchmen collaborate on The Secret Service #1 (of 7) detailing the education of a 21st Century super-spy ala James Bond; Bryan Hitch arrives at Image Comics with his “widescreen” style of art on America’s Got Powers #1 (of 6) mashing up Super Heroes with Reality Television; the current Daredevil storyline involving his possession of the highly sought-after Omega Drive escalates into The Omega Effect crossover beginning in this week’s Avenging Spider-Man #6 and contining in Daredevil #11 and Punisher #10;  Batman: Arkham Unhinged #1 is a new prequel series to the hit Arkham City video game; Secret #1 is a new ongoing espionage thriller from writer Jonathan Hickman that takes a deep look into the shadow world existing between the government and private security firms; OSI agent Jamie Sommers joins Steve Austin at Dynamite Entertainment for The Bionic Woman #1Ted Naifeh’s magical creation returns in her first ever all-new color series in Courtney Crumrin Ongoing #1; the new hit Cartoon Network show finally gets its first issue in Green Lantern Animated Series #1; Brian K. Vaughan’s new Image Comics series continues in Saga #2; Marvel’s new all-ages line kicks off this week with the all-new Marvel Universe: Avengers – Earth’s Mightiest Heroes #1 and International Horror Guild Award-winning author Caitlín R. Kiernan brings her Alabaster Wolves #1 (of 5) to Dark Horse Comics!

Novelty Highlights: Batman Brave and The Bold DVD Season 2 Part 2; Avengers Movie Trading Cards; all-new Batman Bust; Halo 10th Anniversary Series 2 Action Figures; Avengers VS X-Men and Omega Effect Posters; Marvel Wallets; Marvel Heroclix Galactic Guardians; The Simpsons Mini Vinyl Figures Series 2 from Kidrobot; new Pez and the return of the Buddy Christ Dashboard figure!

DC Comics

Image Comics

  • 68 Scars #1 (of 4)
  • America’s Got Powers #1 (of 6)
  • Artifacts #16
  • Glory #25
  • Halo 10th Anniversary Series 2 Action Figures
  • Haunt #23
  • Infinite Horizon Softcover
  • Peter Panzerfaust #2 2nd Printing
  • Peter Panzerfaust #3
  • Saga #1 2nd Printing
  • Saga #2
  • Secret #1 (New Jonathan Hickman!)
  • Severed Hardcover
  • Strange Talent of Luther Strode Volume 1 Softcover
  • Thief of Thieves #3

Marvel Comics

Other Publishers

  • Adventure Time #3
  • Alabaster Wolves #1 (of 5)
  • Betty & Veronica Double Digest #200
  • Bionic Woman #1
  • Brody’s Ghost Book 3
  • Buffy Season 9: Freefall #8 (has Jeanty and Noto covers)
  • Buddy Christ Dashboard Statue
  • Case Closed Volume 42 Manga
  • Cavewoman Feeding Grounds #2
  • Cavewoman Mutation #1
  • Charmed Volume 3 Softcover
  • Clint #15
  • Comic Shop News #1295
  • Conan The Barbarian #3
  • Courtney Crumrin Ongoing #1
  • Courtney Crumrin Volume 1 Special Edition Hardcover
  • Crossed Badlands #3
  • Danger Girl: Revolver #3 (of 4)
  • Dark Matter #4 (of 4)
  • Dead Pooh (One-Shot)
  • Doctor Who: My Other Car Is A Tardis License Plate Frame
  • Doctor Who: River Song With Flesh Mask Action Figure
  • Doctor Who Tardis Bank
  • Doctor Who Magazine #445
  • Dollhouse: Epitaphs Volume 1 Softcover
  • Dungeons and Dragons: Forgotten Realms 100 Page Giant
  • Extinction Seed #2 (of 6)
  • Fear Agent Volume 6 Softcover
  • G.I. Joe: Cobra Ongoing #12
  • Grimm Fairy Tales Alice in Wonderland #4
  • Ghost In The Shell Stand Alone Complex Volume 1
  • Giants Beware Graphic Novel
  • Gold Digger #137
  • Gore #5 (of 12)
  • Infestation 2 #2 (of 2)
  • Is This A Zombie Volume 1 Manga
  • James Bond Omnibus Volume 3 Softcover
  • Kekkaishi Volume 31 Manga
  • Kevin Keller #2 (has Dan Parent Variant Cover)
  • Kingdom: Call of the Wild Softcover
  • Kirby Genesis: Dragonsbane #1
  • Knights of the Lunch Table Volume 3: The Battling Bands
  • Lady Mechanika #1 3rd Printing
  • Lobster Johnson: The Burning Hand #4 (of 5)
  • Lord of the Jungle #3
  • Magic Knight Rayearth Dark Horse Omnibus Edition Volume 2
  • Mega Man #12
  • Naoki Urasawa 20th Century Boys Volume 20 Manga
  • Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan Volume 8 Manga
  • Okie Dokie Donuts Open For Business Hardcover
  • One #7 (of 10)
  • Orchid #6
  • OZ by Eric Shanower Treasury Edition
  • Pez: Muppets Packs
  • Pez: Phineas & Ferb Packs
  • Pez: Star Wars The Phantom Menace Updated Packs
  • Rich Johnston’s Iron Muslim #1
  • Richie Rich Gems #46
  • Route Des Maisons Rouges #7 (of 7)
  • Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei Volume 14 Manga
  • Sengoku Basara Samurai Legends Volume 1 Manga
  • SFX #220
  • Shadow Double Novel Volume 59
  • The Simpsons Mini Vinyl Figures Series 2 (Kidrobot restock!)
  • Smoke and Mirrors #2 (of 5)
  • Spartacus: Legends & Lore Trading Cards
  • Spongebob Comics #8
  • Stan Lee Stripperella Graphic Novel
  • Star Wars: Agent of the Empire – Iron Eclipse #5 (of 5)
  • Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic – War #4 (of 5)
  • Steampunk Sketchbook One-Shot
  • Tales From Neverland Softcover
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Ultimate Collection Volume 2 Hardcover
  • Terminator/Robocop: Kill Human Softcover
  • The Theater #5
  • Tintin Young Reader Editions: Crab & Golden Claw and Shooting Star
  • Tordora Volume 4 Manga
  • Vampirella Master Series Volume 7 Softcover
  • Vampirella VS Dracula #3
  • Victorian Secret Agents Steampunk Angels One-Shot
  • Wasteland #36
  • Zombies VS Robots Ashley Wood Portfolio Set