New In-Store Releases For Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Highlights This Week: Eisner and Harvey Award-winning creator Terry Moore returns after just finishing Echo with the new Rachel Rising #1, where a murdered woman awakens in a shallow grave on a mission of revenge. Read Westfield’s own Roger Ash’s interview with Terry Moore; writer Greg Rucka returns to the Marvel Universe and takes on Frank Castle in the all-new Punisher #1 along with artist Marco Checchetto; Roger Langridge’s Snarked! #0 previews his new Kaboom! title that gives a modern, twisted take on Through the Looking Glass and is only $1.00; fresh from making a name for himself on American Vampire and Detective Comics, Eisner-nominated writer Scott Snyder launches the historical horror comic Severed #1; Doug Tennapel (creator of Earthworm Jim) now brings us his adventurous Bad Island Graphic Novel, where a family is shipwrecked on an island teeming with weird plants and animals; DC Retroactive is ready for the ’80s this week with titles featuring Batman, The Flash and Wonder Woman by such timely talent as Mike W. Barr, Jerry Bingham, William Messner-Loebs, Greg LaRocque, Roy Thomas and Rich Buckler; Robert Kirkman teams with Rob Liefeld for Infinite #1;  Marvel relaunches another Crossgen title in Mystic #1 (of 4); the new Ultimate Spider-Man is reportedly revealed in Ultimate Comics: Fallout #4 (of 6) and proceeds from IDW’s Hero Comics 2011 One-shot again benefit the Hero Initiative organization!

Novelty Highlights: Batman Incorporated Series 1 Action Figure; DC Heroes Wave 18 Apache Chief Action Figure Set; Doctor Who The Dalek Eternal Action Figure; Marvel Universe Masterworks Sentinel Action Figure and Upper Deck Avengers Kree/Skrull War Trading Cards!

DC Comics

  • Adventure Comics #529
  • Batman: Arkham City #4 (of 5)
  • Batman Beyond #8
  • Batman: Gates of Gotham #4 (of 5)
  • Batman Incorporated Series 1 Action Figures
  • Blackest Night Violet Lantern 1:4 Scale Power Battery & Ring Prop Set
  • DC Comics Presents: Shazam! #2
  • DC Comics Presents: The Metal Men #1 (Replacements for misprint)
  • DC Heroes Wave 18 Apache Chief Action Figure Set
  • DC Retroactive:  Batman – The ’80s #1
  • DC Retroactive:  The Flash – The ’80s #1
  • DC Retroactive: Wonder Woman – The ’80s #1
  • DC The New 52 Checklist Promo Item
  • DC Universe Online Legends #13
  • Firestorm: The Nuclear Man Softcover
  • Flashpoint #4 (of 5; has 2 Variant covers)
  • Flashpoint: Batman – Knight of Vengeance #3  (of 3)
  • Flashpoint: Deathstroke and The Curse of the Ravager #3 (of 3)
  • Flashpoint: Secret Seven  #3 (of 3)
  • Flashpoint: The World of Flashpoint #3 (of 3)
  • Green Lantern Super Spectacular #2
  • History of Violence Softcover (New Vertigo Crime Edition)
  • House of Mystery #40
  • iZombie #16
  • Jack Kirby Omnibus Volume 1  Starring Green Arrow Hardcover
  • Jonah Hex #70
  • Looney Tunes #201
  • Scalped #51
  • Scooby Doo, Where Are You? #12
  • Secret Six  #36
  • Superboy #10
  • Superman #714 (has Variant edition cover)
  • Superman Grounded Volume 1 Hardcover
  • Sweet Tooth #24

Image Comics

  • 50 Girls 50 #3 (of 4)
  • 68 #3 (of 4)
  • Daomu #6
  • Drums #3 (of 4)
  • Green Wake #5
  • Infinite #1
  • Meta 4 Complete Series Softcover
  • Moriarty #4
  • Savage Dragon #172
  • Screamland Ongoing #3
  • Severed #1

Marvel Comics

  • 15 Love #3 (of 3)
  • Acts of Vengeance Crossovers Omnibus Hardcover
  • Avengers Academy #17 Fear Itself
  • Avengers Academy Volume 2 Real World Premiere Hardcover
  • Dark Tower Gunslinger Battle of Tull #3 (of 5)
  • Essential Spider-Man Volume 1 Softcover (New Edition)
  • Fear Itself Poster Book
  • Fear Itself Wolverine #2 (of 3)
  • Herc #6 Fear Itself
  • Heroes For Hire #10 Fear Itself
  • Hulk #38 Fear Itself
  • Iron Man 2.0 #7 Point One
  • Marvel Previews #96 August 2011
  • Marvel Super Heroes Magazine #6
  • Marvel Universe Masterworks Sentinel Action Figure
  • Mighty Avengers: Dark Reign Hardcover
  • Moon Knight #4
  • Mystic #1 (of 4)
  • OZ: Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz Postcard Promo Item
  • OZ: Marvelous Land of Oz Softcover
  • Punisher #1 (has Blank and Buscema Variant covers)
  • Red Skull #2 (of 5)
  • Rocket Raccoon: Guardian of the Keystone Quadrant Premium Hardcover
  • SHIELD Volume #2
  • Spider-Man: Big Time Softcover
  • Spider-Man: Complete Ben Reilly Epic Book 1 Softcover
  • Spider-Man Newspaper Strips Volume 2 Hardcover
  • Spider-Man: Power Comes Responsibility #5 (of 7)
  • Thor: Heaven and Earth #2 (of 4)
  • Thunderbolts #161 Fear Itself
  • Ultimate Comics Fallout #4 (of 6)
  • Ultimate Comics Spider-Man #160 2nd Printing
  • Upper Deck Avengers Kree/Skrull War Trading Cards
  • Walter Simonson Thor Artist Edition Hardcover (IDW)
  • Wolverine #13
  • X-23 #13
  • X-Factor #223
  • X-Men: Fallen Angels Premiere Hardcover Var 73
  • X-Men: Schism #1 (of 5; 2nd Printing)

Other Publisher

  • 30 Days of Night: Night Again #4 (of 4)
  • Amazing 3D Comics Hardcover
  • Bad Island Graphic Novel
  • Bakuman Volume 6 Manga
  • Best of Archie Comics Softcover
  • Betty #193
  • The Boys #57
  • Brimstone #3
  • Broken Pieces #0
  • Caligula #3
  • Caniff Hardcover
  • Cardcaptor Sakura Dark Horse Omnibus Edition Volume 2 Manga
  • Comic Shop News #1259
  • Comics Journal #301
  • Conan The Barbarian 2012 Wall Calendar
  • The Crow Special Edition Softcover
  • Crysis #3 (of 6)
  • Doctor Who 4th Doctor Sonic Screwdriver
  • Doctor Who The Dalek Eternal Action Figure
  • Elric: The Balance Lost #2
  • Feeding Ground #6 (of 6)
  • Fullmetal Alchemist 3-In-1 Edition Volume 2 Manga
  • Futurama 2012 Wall Calendar
  • George RR Martin’s Song of Ice & Fire 2012 Wall Calendar
  • GI Joe Cobra Ongoing #3
  • GI Joe Volume 2 Ongoing #4
  • Gin Tama Volume 23 Manga
  • Grimm Fairy Tales #62
  • Gund Terry The Teradactyl Dinosaur
  • Heavy Metal September 2011
  • Hero Comics 2011
  • Hocus Pocus Graphic Novel
  • Irredeemable #28
  • Knights of the Dinner Table Bundle of Trouble Volume 32
  • Kult #1 (of 4)
  • Mailbu Cheesecake: Pinup Art of Olivia
  • Megamind #3 and 4
  • Monster Hunters Survival Guide Case Files: Sasquatch #1
  • Mwumba Graphic Novel
  • Natsume’s Book of Friends Volume 8 Manga
  • Night of the Living Dead Death Valley #3 (of 3)
  • Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan Volume 4
  • Penguins of Madagascar Volume 2: Wonder From Down Under Softcover
  • Pokemon Adventures Volume 14
  • Pokemon: Black & White Volumes 1 & 2
  • Previews #275 August 2011
  • Rachel Rising #1
  • Red Sonja Volume 9: War Season Softcover
  • Roger Langridge’s Snarked #0
  • Sabrina The Teenage Witch Animated Series Volume 0 Softcover
  • Sonic The Hedgehog #227
  • Star Wars 15 Inch Talking Yoda Plush
  • Star Wars Clone Wars Magazine #6
  • Star Wars: Dark Times – Out of the Wilderness #1 (of 5)
  • Steve Canyon: Complete Comic Book Series Volume 1 Hardcover
  • Strawberry Shortcake: Berry Fun #1 (of 4)
  • Suicide Girls #4 (of 4)
  • Tegami Bachi Volume 6
  • That Hellbound Train #3 (of 3)
  • Usagi Yojimbo #139
  • Victorian Secrets Summer Catalog One-Shot
  • Warlord of Mars: Dejah Thoris #5
  • World of Archie Double Digest #9
  • Yu Gi Oh Gx Volume 7
  • Zorro Rides Again #1

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