Picks of the Week: 05/10/2017

ETERNAL WARRIOR AWAKENING #1 | Picked by Josh (W) Robert Venditti (A) Renato Guedes (CA) Clayton Crain It is a time before civilization… On the brink of carving out victory in the most violent battle of his life, Gilad Anni-Padda suffers a devastating injury. He awakens weeks later in a strange land, nursed back to […]

Picks of the Week: 05/03/2017

BANE CONQUEST #1 | Picked by Colin (W) Chuck Dixon (A/CA) Graham Nolan The co-creators of Bane make a triumphant return to the character, with a twelve-issue series that will push him to the limit! Bane is seeking to create a global criminal empire with the help of his original gang, Bird, Trogg, and Zombie. […]

Picks of the Week: 04/26/2017

BRITANNIA: WE WHO ARE ABOUT TO DIE #1 | Picked by Josh (W) Peter Milligan (A) Juan Jose Ryp (CA) Cary Nord Valiant’s critically acclaimed, 10-time sold-out magnum opus returns with a brand-new journey into myth and mystery, from comics master Peter Milligan and incendiary artist Juan José Ryp!Fifty thousand Romans stand on their feet, […]

Picks of the Week: 04/19/2017

SECRET EMPIRE #0 | Picked by Colin & Dave (W) Nick Spencer (A) Daniel Acu?a, Rod Reis (CA) Mark Brooks What if your greatest ally was secretly your greatest enemy? What if the most trustworthy, stalwart hero history has ever known has been planning in secret a massive betrayal? That time is now!The Marvel Universe […]

Picks of the Week: 04/05/2017

X-MEN GOLD #1 | Picked by Colin (W) Marc Guggenheim (A/CA) Ardian Syaf FROM THE ASHES OF INHUMANS VS X-MEN, AN ALL-NEW TEAM OF X-MEN RISES!Xavier’s dream comes full circle as KITTY PRYDE takes the reins and assembles a squad of the most iconic X-Men to fight at her side. STORM. COLOSSUS. NIGHTCRAWLER. OLD MAN […]

Picks of the Week: 03/29/2017

SUICIDE SQUAD / BANANA SPLITS SPECIAL #1 | Picked by Colin, Dave, & Pat (W) Antony Bedard, Mark Russell (A) Ben Caldwell, Dale Eaglesham (CA) Clyde Caldwell “SUICIDE SPLITS”! Mistaken for metahumans, thrown in the bowels of Belle Reve, the animal rock band Banana Splits are recruited by Amanda Waller for a secret mission: to […]

Picks of the Week: 03/22/2017

X-O MANOWAR #1 | Picked by Josh & Adam (W) Matt Kindt (A) Tomas Giorello (CA) Lewis LaRosa Born under the oppressive thumb of the Roman Empire, Aric of Dacia learned warfare at an early age.It was amid such violence that he was abducted by an alien race. Forced into slavery, he survived where others […]

A New Attitude

February was my worst month in 5 years. Now, I know why. Just a general lack of excitement. And my first reaction is to blame the publishers. Not enough good books came out. My customer count was down. My average transaction was down. Waa waa waa. But I also know I’m a bit worn down. […]

Top 100 Comics for 2016

Here are the Top 100 Comics sold for 2016 1 DC UNIVERSE REBIRTH #1 2 BATMAN #1 BATMAN REBIRTH #1 4 BATMAN #2 5 DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #3 (OF 8) 6 BATMAN #3 7 DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #4 (OF 8) 8 ALL STAR BATMAN #1 JUSTICE LEAGUE REBIRTH #1 10 BATMAN […]

Top Selling Graphic Novels for 2016

Here are my top selling graphic novels for 2016. Its actually the top 58 due to ties. Lots of expected titles and a few surprises. I knew Dark Night a True Batman Story sold well, but not that well. You can’t deny the power of TV and movies on creating interest. While we may not […]