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The Carthago HC Trade is here!! Fans of Jaws & Cryptozoology rejoice! Shark Week was only a warm up! Carthago from Humanoids has arrived. I have been waiting a very long time for this gorgeous book to be released in the United States and I could not be more...read more
Rising Sun Comics is excited to announce that Surgeon X #1 arrives in San Diego Wednesday! I haven't read this comic yet, but any comic project that has Karen Berger's name attached to it has to be awesome! I just listened to yet another great Off Panel podcast...read more
Writer Jim Zub's and artist Djibril Morissette-Phan's Glitterbomb 1 Arrives in San Diego Wednesday along with some other great Image books such as Walking Dead #158 by Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard, Kill Or Be Killed #2 and Kill Or Be Killed #1 2nd printing by Ed...read more
Here are the August 2016 Top 10 San Diego Manga titles sold at Rising Sun Comics in Mission Valley. This month only two Manga publishers had Manga titles in the Top 10. Viz dominated with seven titles while Kodansha had three titles on the list. Ranking Title...read more
World Of Tanks Roll Out #1 by Dark Horse Comics and video game developer Wargaming is here! Writer Garth Ennis (Preacher, War Stories, The Punisher), the absolute master of comic war stories teams up with legendary artist Carlos Ezquerra (Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog,...read more
Looking for a great all ages read? Then look no further than “The Lunch Witch” by Deb Lucke and published by Papercutz.read more
At San Diego Comic-Con, you’ll likely see a Spider-Man (and Spider-Gwen) or two, Daleks trying to EXTERMINATE, and Pokemon brought to life. Time to play Comic-Con Bingo, then!read more
Comics have always been a little odd. But what are the top 5 WTF comics of 2016? They range from mental-patient anti-heroes to punk rock bad-asses, to insanely-violent little girls. And post-apocalyptic hellspace racers in pink spandex.read more
As New Comic Book Day (also known as “Wednesday”) rolls around, have you thought about reading Doctor Strange from Marvel comics? Let the team of Jason Aaron, Chris Bachalo, and Tim Townsend convince you to take a look.read more
What should you read this Wednesday? What about “I Hate Fairyland” by Skottie Young? It’s got a killer 6-year-old girl on a cute quest!read more