Before we get to this week's books, don't forget this Friday evening from 6pm will be your chance to join us to meet creators, Ryan K Lindsay and Craig Bruyn and pick up their new crowd funded success, all ages release Ink Island. After a signing/meet and greet session, hang around and ask the guys a question or two as part of a hosted Q and A by the Radioactive Lounge's own Lucas Testro from 7pm.
A great night in with Ryan, Craig and us, we hope you'll join in for what will be an fun and informative evening!
PICK OF THE WEEK: Not only is local creator and 2017 Ledger Award winner Ryan K. Lindsay (Negative Space) joining us this Friday for the previously mention in store event but we also get the release of his latest work from Black Mask. A story about a hitwoman facing a existential crisis when her personal life and career come crashing together in BEAUTIFUL CANVAS #1 is an absolute must read!
Ever wanted to know what would happen if your favourite superhero met a symbiote? EDGE OF VENOMVERSE #1 (OF 5) kicks off with X-23 as her frenzied escape from The Faculty causes a chance meeting!
Peak into the happenings of our favourite robot minions in these three collected stories in STAR WARS DROIDS UNPLUGGED #1.
Yosemite Sam strikes it rich! But when the word spreads his new found wealth he hires notorious bounty hunter, Jonah Hex for be his personal bodyguard. Is this a great idea or his worst nightmare? Find out in JONAH HEX YOSEMITE SAM SPECIAL #1.
What happens when one of cartoon most well known, yet somewhat clumsy hunter Elmer Fudd becomes obsessed with a new target, the Batman!? It's Bat season in Tom King's BATMAN ELMER FUDD SPECIAL #1.
More Bats from famed 100 Bullets creative team pair together again for their take on the Dark Knight in this BATMAN BY AZZARELLO & RISSO DELUXE ED HC.
Then artist supreme, Risso returns with even more Batman and the heart-breaking and brutally honest tales of Paul Dini's (BATMAN ANIMATED) unique relationship with the Dark Knight gets a new softcover printing in DARK NIGHT A TRUE BATMAN STORY TP.
And to complete your Batman range for this week the epic conclusion, DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #9 (OF 9) COLLECTORS ED, finally arrives in beautiful hardcover with a lovely slipcase to hold all your other beautiful hardcovers in one beautiful, lovely place.
Greg Rucka's time hoping run weaves itself together in WONDER WOMAN #25, a special over-sized anniversary issue!
And speaking of Greg Rucka, he re-teams with WW artist Nicola Scott for the new arc for their occult detective in BLACK MAGICK #6.
Scott Synder and Jeff Lemire's unique cursed future story is collected in AD AFTER DEATH HC. A unique mix of comic, prose and illustration in a glorious over-sized hardcover.
And if you needed a little more Lemire mainstream this week, read how he brings a human touch in THANOS TP VOL 01 THANOS RETURNS as the tyrant is confronted with family issues and his own mortality.
Juggling homework and vampire slaying can be risky business! More tales from the slayers formative years in BUFFY HIGH SCHOOL YEARS PARENTAL PARASITE TP.
Quirky underground adventurer Cave Carson from DC's Young Animals line, gets his first collection in CAVE CARSON HAS A CYBERNETIC EYE TP VOL 01 GOINGUNDERGROUND. Is this his life he's seeing or his cybernetic eye misleading him?
The eccentric Doctor of the weird is in a bind when his world comes crashing in and his magic abilities are shattered. He's no longer sorcerer supreme and with the Imperator here how will he stop the Empirikul? Find out in Aaron's DOCTOR STRANGE TP VOL 02 LAST DAYS OF MAGIC.
Lex Luthor and Superman must work together, hang on wait!? How big a threat are they facing when these two need to team up in SUPERMAN ACTION COMICS TP VOL 03 MEN OF STEEL (REBIRTH).
The Barbarian king returns as the Serpent Men attempt to take over the world. Kull's story has come full circle in KULL ETERNAL #1.
If surreal barbaric adventures are more your speed, this might be for you. Follow the rise from homeless peasant boy to ruling king in Ulises Farinas' kinder Conan by way a weirdly dark Disney meets Mad Max world, MOTRO TP VOL 01.
Academy Award-nominated screenwriter Eric Heisserer (Arrival) tackles Livewire and a new team of Valiant heroes in SECRET WEAPONS #1 (OF 4).
BLAME GN VOL 04 continues the dark journey deeper into the ever expanding 'City' in Tsutomu Nihei's futuristic, surreal mega-structures.
This thrilling spin-off to Carthago, CARTHAGO ADVENTURES DLX HC, follows London Donovan on five individual yet interlinked journeys combating all manner of malicious real life monsters.
Dutch cartoonist Eric Kriek takes a STAB at some new and old murder stories from American folklore. IN THE PINES 5 MURDER BALLADS HC contains five brutal graphic narratives that delve deep into the darkness of Americana.
Moon Girl is back, proving she is the smartest in the Marvel Universe. Along with her fightin' friend Devil Dinosaur, no one can stop them in MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR TP VOL 03 SMARTEST THERE IS.
Get your role playing quest needs filled with Ted Naifeh's band of thieves and bandits in the fantasy heist tale, NIGHTS DOMINION TP VOL 01.
So pretty is this Aquaman, King of the Sea, he still gets the title of Bombshell with the DC BOMBSHELLS AQUAMAN STATUE.
And for the first time very we are dipping our toe into the realm of Marvel Legends figures with X-MEN LEGENDS 6IN AF ASST.
As always pre-ordering gives us the best heads-up possibly so why not check out some goodies to soon be released in PREVIEWS #24 JULY 2017. Also be on the look out for our next Previews Facebook Album going up later this week!
So there it is! A massive week filled with awesome before local convention fun this weekend. If there is something you spot that you'd like to make sure you don't miss out on, just be sure to let us know before close of business Tuesday. Until we see you next, have a excellent week!
ALL NEW GUARDIANS OF GALAXY ANNUAL #1 SE
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #29 SE
BEN REILLY SCARLET SPIDER #4
BLACK PANTHER #15
DEADPOOL VS PUNISHER #5 (OF 5)
DOCTOR STRANGE SORCERERS SUPREME #9
EDGE OF VENOMVERSE #1 (OF 5)
I AM GROOT #2
INFAMOUS IRON MAN #9
JEAN GREY #3
MIGHTY CAPTAIN MARVEL #6 SE
MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #20
OCCUPY AVENGERS #8 SE
SECRET EMPIRE #5 (OF 10)
STAR WARS DOCTOR APHRA #8
STAR WARS DROIDS UNPLUGGED #1
STAR WARS POE DAMERON #16
TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #20 WMD
X-MEN BLUE #6
ACTION COMICS #982
BATMAN 66 MEETS WONDER WOMAN 77 #6 (OF 6)
BATMAN BEYOND #9
BATMAN ELMER FUDD SPECIAL #1
BATMAN THE SHADOW #3 (OF 6)
BLUE BEETLE #10
DETECTIVE COMICS #959
HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #23
JONAH HEX YOSEMITE SAM SPECIAL #1
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #9
KAMANDI CHALLENGE #6 (OF 12)
MOTHER PANIC #8 (MR)
SCOOBY DOO TEAM UP #27
SUICIDE SQUAD #20
SUPERGIRL BEING SUPER #4 (OF 4)
TEEN TITANS #9
WONDER WOMAN #25
ASTRO CITY #45
ADVENTURE TIME COMICS #12
JIM HENSON POWER OF DARK CRYSTAL #4 (OF 12)
CONAN THE SLAYER #10
ELFQUEST FINAL QUEST #20
JOE GOLEM OCCULT DETECTIVE OUTER DARK #2
MASS EFFECT DISCOVERY #2
REBELS THESE FREE & INDEPENDENT STATES #4
BLOOD BROTHERS #1
GREATEST ADVENTURE #3
PROJECT SUPERPOWERS HERO KILLERS #2
WONDER WOMAN 77 BIONIC WOMAN #5 (OF 6)
DUCK AVENGER #5
GHOSTBUSTERS 101 #4 (OF 6)
JEM & THE HOLOGRAMS INFINITE #1 (OF 3)
KILL SHAKESPEARE PAST IS PROLOGUE JULIET #3 (OF 4)
KULL ETERNAL #1
MICHAEL RECYCLE #4 (OF 4)
MY LITTLE PONY MOVIE PREQUEL #1
POWERPUFF GIRLS TIME TIE #2 (OF 3)
SAUCER STATE #2 (OF 6)
STAR TREK TNG MIRROR BROKEN #2 (OF 6)
TMNT ONGOING #71 (C: 1-0-0)
TRANSFORMERS LOST LIGHT #7
X-FILES (2016) #15
BLACK MAGICK #6
MAGDALENA VOL 4 #4
RENATO JONES SEASON TWO #2 (OF 5)
SPAWN #1 25TH ANN DIRECTORS CUT FOIL ENCORE ED
SPAWN #275 25TH ANNIVERSARY
INVADER ZIM #19
RICK & MORTY #27
SECRET WEAPONS #1 (OF 4)
X-O MANOWAR (2017) #4 (NEW ARC)
BEAUTIFUL CANVAS #1
ELEANOR & THE EGRET #3
MILLENNIUM GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO #1
ROUGH RIDERS RIDERS ON THE STORM #4
STARGATE UNIVERSE BACK TO DESTINY #1
STREET FIGHTER VS DARKSTALKERS #3 (OF 8)
THE FOREVERS #4
IMAGE PLUS #15 (WALKING DEAD HERES NEGAN PT 15)
MARVEL PREVIEWS #24 JULY 2017 EXTRAS
PREVIEWS #346 JULY 2017
ABSOLUTE Y THE LAST MAN HC VOL 03
AD AFTER DEATH HC
ADVENTURE TIME COMICS TP VOL 02
ALACK SINNER AGE OF INNOCENCE TP
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW VOWS TP VOL 01 BRAWL IN F
ASTOUNDING WOLF-MAN COMP COLL HC
BATMAN BEYOND TP VOL 01 ESCAPING THE GRAVE (REBIRT
BATMAN BY AZZARELLO & RISSO DELUXE ED HC
BIG BAD FOX YR GN
BLAME GN VOL 04
BUFFY HIGH SCHOOL YEARS PARENTAL PARASITE TP
CARTHAGO ADVENTURES DLX HC
CAVE CARSON HAS A CYBERNETIC EYE TP VOL 01 GOING U
CHEW SMORGASBORD ED HC VOL 03
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #9 (OF 9) COLLECTORS ED
DARK NIGHT A TRUE BATMAN STORY TP
DARK SOULS TP WINTERS SPITE
DOCTOR STRANGE TP VOL 02 LAST DAYS OF MAGIC
DOCTOR WHO 9TH TP VOL 02 DOCTORMANIA
ELFQUEST FINAL QUEST TP VOL 03
FANTASTIC FOUR EPIC COLL MASTER PLAN OF DOCTOR DOO
FLASH GORDON KINGS CROSS TP
FLASH TP VOL 09 FULL STOP
FLYING WITCH GN VOL 02
FOOLKILLER TP VOL 01 PSYCHO THERAPY
GHOST RIDER TP VOL 01 FOUR ON THE FLOOR
GIL JORDAN MURDER BY HIGH TIDE HC
GREAT LAKES AVENGERS TP VOL 01 SAME OLD SAME OLD
IN THE PINES 5 MURDER BALLADS HC
IRREDEEMABLE PREMIER EDITION HC VOL 04
LIFE CHANGING MANGA OF TIDYING UP
MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR TP VOL 03 SMARTEST TH
MOORCOCK LIB HC VOL 05 VANISHING TOWER
MOTRO TP VOL 01
NEIL GAIMAN CINNAMON HC PICTURE BOOK
NEW LOW GN JOHNNY RYAN
NIGHTS DOMINION TP VOL 01
NIGHTWING TP VOL 02 BACK TO BLUDHAVEN (REBIRTH)
NORMAN TP FIRST SLASH
OCTOPUS PIE TP VOL 05
PAKNADEL AND TRAKHANOV TURNCOAT TP
POSTAL TP VOL 05
PRISON SCHOOL GN VOL 07
PROWLER TP VOL 01 CLONE CONSPIRACY
REN & STIMPY STIMPY SUPER DEFORMED PLUSH
SPIDER-MAN WEBSPINNERS COMP COLL TP
SUPERMAN ACTION COMICS REBIRTH DLX COLL HC BOOK 01
SUPERMAN ACTION COMICS TP VOL 03 MEN OF STEEL
THANOS TP VOL 01 THANOS RETURNS
THUNDERBOLTS TP VOL 02 NO GOING BACK
USAGI YOJIMBO TP VOL 31 HELL SCREEN
WALTER SIMONSON THOR RETURN OF BETA RAY BILL ARTIS
WONDER WOMAN 100 PROJECT TP
X-O MANOWAR 2017 TP VOL 01 SOLDIER
DC BOMBSHELLS AQUAMAN STATUE
REN & STIMPY STIMPY SUPER DEFORMED PLUSH
X-MEN LEGENDS 6IN AF ASST