In celebration of its 85th anniversary, DC Comics reprints for the very first time its first-ever published comic book, New Fun #1, the comic that transformed the fledgling industry by being the first ongoing title made up of new stories instead of reprints of newspaper comic strips. First published in 1935, this landmark comic book carried a diverse set of original content features cowboys, spies, detectives, funny animals, space explorers, soldiers of fortune and more, including features that were written by Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, the founder of the company that would become DC Comics. This tabloid-size, black-and-white comic is reprinted as a commemorative hardcover and will include essays by comics historian Roy Thomas and Nicky Wheeler-Nicholson, grand-daughter of Major Malcolm Wheeler-Nicholson, and more. Collects New Fun #1.
- Issue #1 C-63 Full (one year ago)
Throughout history, the screen's mightiest monsters have clashed: in the 1940s it was Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman, in the '60s it was King Kong vs. Godzilla, and in the '90s it was Aliens vs. Predator! Fourteen years before the Aliens and the Predators met on film, they collided in the pages of a comic book. Now, on the thirtieth anniversary of that battle, the original comics stories are collected in one massive volume!
Plus: James Buchanan Barnes, Captain America's one-time partner Bucky, faces his first Christmas of the 21st century - and the truth of the terrible things he was forced to do as the Winter Soldier. And with Cap caught in a conflict he can neither take a side of - or understand - what moves can he make to try to redeem himself?!
- Issue # TPB (one year ago)
Malebolgia while giving a mission to Vandalizer tells the story of and epic warrior, a standard for all Hellspawn to aspire to...Brutal instinct, no remorse, no morals, Nordik... Norse Hellspawn !
Beltuek Cavern and Other Stories.The intergalactic couriers, Spaceman and Bloater, know no bounds! From searching for an ancient relic in the Norgan Jungle, to an adventure through a haunted cavern on the distant planet of Tolbein, This 50 page, full color, sci-fi adventure comic follows the exploits of Spaceman and his 3 eyed companion, Bloater.Written and Illustrated by Jason Piperberg (Artist of Raising Dion), and featuring "Beltuek Cavern", a brand new 19 page story, as well as all four of the previously released, shorter Spaceman and Bloater comics which have been re-lettered and formatted for this edition.Comics included in this issue: "Beltuek Cavern", "The Orb of Raahg", "Stranded for the Holidays", "Klick Klack", and "Cocoon".
- Issue #1 (one year ago)
In 1982, Erik Larsen and a couple of his friends published a comic fanzine called Graphic Fantasy. The first and second issues featured Larsen’s creation, the Savage Dragon, then called simply the Dragon. Then, as now, the Dragon was a two-fisted hero, one minute sharing a tender moment with his wife and daughter, the next throwing a super-villain through a brick wall. This mini-series reprints those formative stories, giving the current book’s legions of readers a second chance to read the Dragon’s first adventures.
Eddie Gands is the sole survivor of Tommy "Mad Dog" Schultz's gang. The Punisher cut through them like a chainsaw through butter, and now Eddie's on the wind, traveling through the dark underbelly of the city is a desperate attempt to evade the crosshairs of the Punisher's rifle. His ony hope? An intricate web of back-alley connections that just might give Eddie home court adventage over his pursuer. That is, unless the Punisher is playing a completely different game.
- Issue # Full (one year ago)
Collecting the epic tale from Detective Comics #800-808 and #811-814 written by David Lapham (Stray Bullets)! As the Dark Knight tries to shut down a drug ring turned deadly, Bruce Wayne must contend with a wayward 14-year-old who is dangerously close to Gotham City's underworld!
This was a short series of comic books packaged with Ghost Rider toys. Each book was 6 pages long. Issue number 7 does not exist.
- Issue # Full (one year ago)
In a post-apocalyptic future, Medina has become the last bastion of a humanity fighting the nightmarish and infectious creatures known as the Drax. The shield that protects the city won't hold out much longer, and humankind appears to be condemned. The only ray of hope is a "package" ripped from the Drax by the soldier, Karloff. This package is in fact 14-year-old Hadron, said to carry within her the Great Redemption. But will the humans manage to control this young girl's force?
Tales of suspense ripped from the pages of CIVIL WAR! First, get inside the mind of Tony Stark, and learn why he feels superhuman registration is necessary - and why he's taken it upon himself to lead the charge for its implementation! Big changes are in store for Iron Man in the post-Civil War landscape, and the build-up begins here! Plus: In the midst of CIVIL WAR, Captain America and Iron Man meet secretly, one last time, to see if there's any hope of working things out before further tragedy occurs. How could these two men, once the closest of friends and staunchest of allies, end up leading opposing armies in the conflict tearing apart the Marvel Universe? And finally, two of the Marvel heroes most affected by the shocking conclusion of the war get together one last time in a heart-wrenching finale that cannot be missed. What is said between them will set the course of the Marvel Universe for years to come. This is the confession. Collecting IRON-MAN #13-14, and the IRON MAN/CAPTAIN AMERICA: CASUALTIES OF WAR and CIVIL WAR: THE CONFESSION one-shots.
- Issue # TPB (one year ago)
During a run-in with a villainous crime syndicate, Wonder Woman learns about a hit list whose biggest target is a familiar name – Harley Quinn! Can the Champion of Paradise Island track down the Clown Princess of Crime before it’s too late?
The Titans are packing for camp...but not the same one as last year, because SOMEONE flooded the Hall of Justice with molten marshmallow.
The impossible has happened! Doctor Strange’s hands have been healed, restoring his surgical skills - but now he’s being torn between his obligations as the Sorcerer Supreme and as a neurosurgeon. And when he’s forced to choose which vows to uphold, who suffers most for it? After all, magic always has a cost…Be here for a brand new era of magic…and horror from Mark Waid (HISTORY OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE) and Kev Walker (BLACK PANTHER)!