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April 27th 2016
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ALIENS DEFIANCE #1

DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Brian Wood
(A) Tristan Jones
(CA) Massimo Carnevale

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042716-050316
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Battling demons from her past while fighting for her life, Colonial Marine Private First Class Zula Hendricks, in the company of Weyland-Yutani synthetics, is forced to question her strength and loyalty when the discovery of an insidious alien species on a derelict hauler sends her on a dangerous journey across the stars.

TOP TEN TITLES

BASED THIS WEEKS ORDERING

  1) DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE
      #4 (OF 8)
  2) BATMAN #51
  3) JUSTICE LEAGUE #49
  4) AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #11
  5) DOCTOR STRANGE LAST DAYS
      OF MAGIC #1
  6) INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #2
  7) STAR WARS #18
  8) DAREDEVIL #6
  9) OLD MAN LOGAN #5
10) DOCTOR STRANGE #7

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AVENGERS STANDOFF ASSAULT
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DOCTOR STRANGE LAST DAYS OF
   MAGIC #1
HAWD TALES #1
KILLBOX #1
LEGEND #1
MICRONAUTS #1
OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #1
SABRETOOTH DAN #1 (OF 3)
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE #1
UNCLE GRANDPA GOOD MORNING
   SPECIAL #1
X-FILES (2016) #1

9 LAST ISSUES

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ANGELA QUEEN OF HEL #7
ASTRONAUTS IN TROUBLE #11
CONAN THE AVENGER #25
FOUR EYES HEARTS OF FIRE #4
JACKED #6
MYTHIC #8
PATHFINDER HOLLOW MOUNTAIN
   #6
SEX CRIMINALS #15
STAN LEE CHAKRA THE INVINCIBLE
  #10

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We order 99.9% of the comics PREVIEWS solicits. Keep that in mind as you read the numbers below; they not only break down our shipping week, but they're also a good representation of this week in comics nationwide. The list below ranks this weeks TOP TEN shippers by the number of SKU's sent out this week. In the case of a tie, the shipper with the higher cumulative MSRP COST is given preferential poll position in the rankings.

 042716 RANKINGS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE 15% OFF  YOU PAY
  1) DC 32  $           116.68  $     17.50  $     99.18
  2) MARVEL 30  $           128.70  $     19.31  $   109.40
  3) IMAGE 20  $              71.52  $     10.73  $     60.79
  4) IDW 15  $              66.85  $     10.03  $     56.82
  5) TITAN 9  $              35.91  $       5.39  $     30.52
  6) BOOM! 8  $              32.92  $       4.94  $     27.98
  7) ZENESCOPE 8  $              31.92  $       4.79  $     27.13
  8) VALIANT 6  $              23.94  $       3.59  $     20.35
  9) DARK HORSE 5  $              18.97  $       2.85  $     16.12
10) ACTION LAB 3  $              12.87  $       1.93  $     10.94
       INDY COMICS 25  $           103.26  $     15.49  $     87.77
TOTALS: 161  $        643.54  $   96.53  $ 547.01
NEW COMICS COST HOW MUCH?!?:  Here's the price point breakdown for the Week of 04/27/16. This coming week, there are 161 NEW COMICS shipping with SIX price points ranging from $2.99 to $5.99. The largest concentration of books, as always, falls into the $3.99 price point with all other price points trailing far off into the back. Remember, no matter what the price point, you save 15% OFF of ALL of this week's new comics all week long only at Alternate Reality!
 042716 PRICE POINTS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE 15% OFF  YOU PAY
$2.99 25  $              74.75  $     11.21  $     63.54
$3.50 5  $              17.50  $       2.63  $     14.88
$3.99 107  $           426.93  $     64.04  $   362.89
$4.69 1  $                4.69  $       0.70  $       3.99
$4.99 18  $              89.82  $     13.47  $     76.35
$5.99 5  $              29.95  $       4.49  $     25.46
TOTALS: 161  $        643.64  $   96.55  $ 547.09
  THIS WEEKS STORE SALES
OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK
ALIENS DEFIANCE #1
DARK HORSE COMICS
(W) Brian Wood (A) Tristan Jones
Battling demons from her past while fighting for her life, Colonial Marine Private First Class Zula Hendricks, in the company of Weyland-Yutani synthetics, is forced to question her strength and loyalty when the discovery of an insidious alien species on a derelict hauler sends her on a dangerous journey across the stars.
COVER PRICE:  $3.99
ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $2.39
OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE #1
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Georgia Ball (A/CA) Amy Mebberson
Strawberry Shortcake returns to comics! And along with her comes the return of one of her most nefarious foes, the Purple Pie Man! Join us for the launch of this berry special two-part story re-introducing everyone's favorite bad baker to the current Strawberry Shortcake mythos!
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ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $2.39

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 40% OFF ALL WEEK LONG  COVER PRICE  YOU SAVE  YOU PAY 
 ALIENS DEFIANCE #1  $                  3.99  $       1.60  $         2.39
 STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE #1  $                  3.99  $       1.60  $         2.39
     
 25% OFF these 12 1st Issues on 042716  COVER PRICE  YOU SAVE  YOU PAY 
  ARHIAN HEAD HUNTRESS #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         8.78
  ASTRIA #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $       14.36
  AVENGERS STANDOFF ASSAULT PLEASANT HILL OMEGA
  #1
 $                  4.99  $       1.25  $       10.95
  DOCTOR STRANGE LAST DAYS OF MAGIC #1  $                  5.99  $       1.50  $       13.16
  HAWD TALES #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $       13.16
  KILLBOX #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $       13.16
  LEGEND #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $       13.16
  MICRONAUTS #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $       13.16
  OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $       13.16
  SABRETOOTH DAN #1 (OF 3)  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $       13.16
  UNCLE GRANDPA GOOD MORNING SPECIAL #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $       13.16
  X-FILES (2016) #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $       13.16
 $              62.86  $     16.91  $   157.32

"1st DAY SALE" prices are good only for the date listed, only for one copy of each item and only while supplies last. FIRST ISSUE Titles in orange originally shipped on the date indicated next to the title. This Wednesday you can pick them up again for 40% OFF all day long! 

HERO OF THE MONTH SALE APRIL 2016: IRON MAN
  IRON MAN MONTH at Alternate Reality is going on starting 040116 and our entire stock of IRON MAN Trade Paperbacks will all be discounted...
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050716
162 NEW & RETURNING COMICS ARRIVE THIS WEEK
15% OFF ALL OF THE NEW COMICS BELOW, EVERYDAY THIS WEEK (042716-050416) FOR EVERYONE!
 1) NEW DC COMICS-32  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ART OPS #7 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BATGIRL #51  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
BATMAN #51  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BATMAN #51 ROMITA VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BATMAN 66 MEETS THE MAN FROM UNCLE #5 (OF 6)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
BLACK CANARY #11  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
CYBORG #10  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
CYBORG #10 ROMITA VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #4 (OF 8)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
DEATHSTROKE #17  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
DEATHSTROKE #17 ROMITA VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
GRAYSON #19  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRAYSON #19 ROMITA VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HARLEY QUINN #27  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HARLEY QUINN #27 ROMITA VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JACKED #6 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JUSTICE LEAGUE #49  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JUSTICE LEAGUE #49 VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JUSTICE LEAGUE 3001 #11  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
LAST GANG IN TOWN #5 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OMEGA MEN #11  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SECRET SIX #13  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SINESTRO #22  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SINESTRO #22 ROMITA VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SUICIDE SQUAD MOST WANTED DEADSHOT KATANA #4 (OF 6)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
SUICIDERS KING OF HELLA #2 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN #28 (SUPER LEAGUE)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN #28 ROMITA VAR ED (SUPER LEAGUE)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TEEN TITANS #19  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
TEEN TITANS #19 ROMITA VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
WE ARE ROBIN #11  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WE ARE ROBIN #11 ROMITA VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW DC COMICS TOTALS:  $ 116.68  $  17.50  $    99.18
     
 2) NEW MARVEL COMICS-30  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
A YEAR OF MARVELS AMAZING  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ALL NEW WOLVERINE #7  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #11  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ANGELA QUEEN OF HEL #7  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AVENGERS STANDOFF ASSAULT  PLEASANT HILL OMEGA #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AVENGERS STANDOFF PLEASANT HILL OMEGA #1 CONNECT B VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AVENGERS STANDOFF PLEASANT HILL OMEGA #1 DEODATO VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CARNAGE #7  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DAREDEVIL #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR STRANGE #7  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR STRANGE LAST DAYS OF MAGIC #1  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
DOCTOR STRANGE LAST DAYS OF MAGIC #1 BRASE VAR  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
DOCTOR STRANGE LAST DAYS OF MAGIC #1 DAVIS VAR  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
DRAX #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GUIDE MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIV IRON MAN THOR DARK WORLD  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MARVEL UNIVERSE ULT SPIDER-MAN CONTEST CHAMPIONS #2  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MS MARVEL #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OLD MAN LOGAN #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
PATSY WALKER AKA HELLCAT #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-WOMAN #6 SWO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDEY #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SQUADRON SUPREME #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR WARS #18  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR-LORD #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ULTIMATES #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #7  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
VENOM SPACE KNIGHT #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
X-MEN WORST X-MAN EVER #3 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW MARVEL COMICS TOTALS:  $ 123.71  $  18.56  $  105.15
     
 3) NEW IMAGE COMICS-20  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ASTRONAUTS IN TROUBLE #11 (OF 11)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
CIRCUIT BREAKER #2 (OF 5)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
DREAM POLICE #9  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
FOUR EYES HEARTS OF FIRE #4 (OF 4)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
INJECTION #9 CVR A SHALVEY & BELLAIRE (MR)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
INJECTION #9 CVR B SHALVEY & BELLAIRE (MR)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
LOW #13 CVR A TOCCHINI (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
LOW #13 CVR B TOCCHINI (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MYTHIC #8 CVR A MCCREA & HUGHES (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MYTHIC #8 CVR B HUDDLESTON (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OUTCAST BY KIRKMAN & AZACETA #18 (MR)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
POSTAL #12 CVR A SEJIC (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
POSTAL #12 CVR B GOODHART (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
POWER LINES #2 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ROCHE LIMIT MONADIC #2 (OF 4) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SAGA #36 (MR)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SEX #27 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SEX CRIMINALS #15 (MR)  $     3.50  $    0.53  $      2.98
SEX CRIMINALS #15 LOS BROS HERNANDEZ XXX VAR (MR)  $     4.69  $    0.70  $      3.99
VELVET #14 (MR)  $     3.50  $    0.53  $      2.98
NEW IDW COMICS TOTALS:  $   71.52  $  10.73  $    60.79
     
 4) NEW IDW COMICS-15  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
3 DEVILS #2 (OF 4)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MICRONAUTS #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MICRONAUTS #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR A  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MICRONAUTS #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR B  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MICRONAUTS #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR C  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TMNT ONGOING #55 2ND PTG  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE #52  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE #52 SUB  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TRANSFORMERS SINS OF WRECKERS #4 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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X-FILES (2016) #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
X-FILES (2016) #1 ART APPRECIATION VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
X-FILES (2016) #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW IMAGE COMICS TOTALS:  $   66.85  $  10.03  $    56.82
     
 5) NEW TITAN COMICS-9  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ASSASSINS CREED TEMPLARS #2 CVR A THORNLEY (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASSASSINS CREED TEMPLARS #2 CVR B CALERO (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR TWO #8 CVR A NAUCK  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR TWO #8 CVR B PHOTO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR TWO #8 CVR C PLEECE  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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DOCTOR WHO 4TH #2 (OF 5) CVR B PHOTO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 4TH #2 (OF 5) CVR C BAXTER  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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 6) NEW BOOM! COMICS-8  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
BILL & TED GO TO HELL #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BILL & TED GO TO HELL #3 SUBSCRIPTION NOLAN VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MUNCHKIN #16  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #1 SUBCRIPTION FISH VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
PEANUTS VOL 2 #32  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STRANGE FRUIT #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
UNCLE GRANDPA GOOD MORNING SPECIAL #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
 NEW BOOM! COMICS TOTALS:  $   32.92  $    4.94  $    27.98
     
 7) NEW ZENESCOPE COMICS-8  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
GFT RED AGENT #4 (OF 5) A CVR RICHARDSON (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GFT RED AGENT #4 (OF 5) B CVR CACAU (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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 8) NEW VALIANT COMICS-6  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
FAITH #1 (OF 4) 5TH PTG  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FAITH #4 (OF 4) CVR A HANS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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 9) NEW DARK HORSE COMICS-5  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ALIENS DEFIANCE #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ALIENS DEFIANCE #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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CREEPY COMICS #23  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HELLBOY & BPRD 1953 BEYOND THE FENCES #3  $     3.50  $    0.53  $      2.98
 NEW DARK HORSE COMICS TOTALS:  $   18.97  $    2.85  $    16.12
     
 10) NEW ACTION LAB COMICS-3  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ACTIONVERSE #3 FEAT FRACTURE CVR A CICCONI  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ACTIONVERSE #3 FEAT FRACTURE CVR B FRENZ  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NUTMEG #8  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
 NEW ACTION LAB COMICS TOTALS:  $   12.97  $    1.95  $    11.02
     
 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS-25  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ARHIAN HEAD HUNTRESS #1 (OF 5) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASTRIA #1 (OF 5) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DISNEY DARKWING DUCK #1  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
DOORMAN #2 (MR)  $     3.50  $    0.53  $      2.98
EVIL DEAD 2 CRADLE OF THE DAMNED #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HAWD TALES #1 (O/A) (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
HAWD TALES #2 (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
INSEXTS #5 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
IRWIN ALLEN LOST IN SPACE #2 CVR A MCEVOY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
IRWIN ALLEN LOST IN SPACE #2 CVR B PHOTO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
KILLBOX #1 CVR A GOODEN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
LEGEND #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
PATHFINDER HOLLOW MOUNTAIN #6 (OF 6) CVR A GOMEZ  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
PATHFINDER HOLLOW MOUNTAIN #6 (OF 6) CVR B CICHON  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
PATHFINDER HOLLOW MOUNTAIN #6 (OF 6) CVR C EXC SUB  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RICK & MORTY #13  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
RICK & MORTY #13 INCV VAR GREEN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
RRH #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SABRETOOTH DAN #1 (OF 3)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SIX #6 (OF 8)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SONIC UNIVERSE #84 REG CVR A JAMAL PEPPERS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SONIC UNIVERSE #84 VAR CVR B LAMAR WELLS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAN LEE CHAKRA THE INVINCIBLE #10  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SUPERZERO #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WRAITHBORN #3 (OF 6) MAIN CVRS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW INDY COMICS TOTALS:  $ 103.26  $  15.49  $    87.77
     
 REORDER COMICS-1  MSRP
MARTIAN MANHUNTER #9  $     2.99
 
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 NEW ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS-28  MSRP
BATMAN VS SUPERMAN BATMAN WACKY WOBBLER  $   14.99
BATMAN VS SUPERMAN SUPERMAN WACKY WOBBLER  $   14.99
BATMAN VS SUPERMAN WONDER WOMAN WACKY WOBBLER  $   14.99
DEADPOOL OUTTA MY WAY PX VINYL DECAL  $     6.00
DEADPOOL SKULL & CROSSGUNS PX VINYL DECAL  $     6.00
POP ADVENTURE TIME MARCELINE GUITAR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP ADVENTURE TIME THE LICH VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP ALICE ALICE VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP ALICE MAD HATTER VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP ALICE QUEEN OF HEARTS VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP BVS AQUAMAN VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP BVS WONDER WOMAN VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP CAPTAIN AMERICA 3 BLACK WIDOW VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DISNEY PIRATES ELIZABETH SWANN VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO BAD WOLF ROSE TYLER VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO JACK HARKNESS VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO NINTH DOCTOR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO RIVER SONG VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO THE SILENCE VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP SESAME STREET BIG BIRD 6IN VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP SESAME STREET ELMO VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP SESAME STREET GROVER VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP SESAME STREET THE COUNT VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP TOY STORY REX VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP TV BETTER CALL SAUL JIMMY MCGILL VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP ZOOTOPIA JUDY HOPPS VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP ZOOTOPIA NICK WILDE VINYL FIG  $   12.99
VINYL IDOLZ BVS BATMAN VINYL FIG  $   21.99
 
 REORDER ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS-38  MSRP
ANT MAN BUST BANK  $   17.99
ARKHAM ASYLUM BATMAN PX BUST BANK  $   15.99
ARKHAM ASYLUM JOKER PX BUST BANK  $   15.99
AVENGERS AGE OF ULTRON ULTRON BUST BANK  $   17.99
BATMAN 1966 JOKER BUST BANK  $   24.99
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT HARLEY QUINN AF  $   24.95
DAREDEVIL PX BUST BANK RED VER  $   21.99
DC COMICS SUPER PETS DEX STARR PLUSH FIGURE  $   15.95
DC COMICS SUPER PETS HOPPY PLUSH FIGURE  $   15.95
DC COMICS SUPER PETS KRYPTO PLUSH FIGURE  $   15.95
DC COMICS SUPER PETS STREAKY PLUSH FIGURE  $   15.95
DEADPOOL BUST BANK  $   17.99
DOCTOR DOOM BUST BANK  $   17.99
GHOSTBUSTERS SLIMER BANK  $   24.99
GODZILLA 1974 VINYL FIGURAL BANK  $   34.99
GODZILLA 1989 VINYL FIGURAL BANK  $   34.99
GODZILLA RODAN 1993 VINYL FIGURAL BANK  $   32.99
LOKI BUST BANK  $   17.99
MARVEL HEROES DEADPOOL PX HEAD BANK  $   32.99
MARVEL INFINITY GAUNTLET PX BANK  $   32.99
MARVEL SELECT AVENGERS MOVIE ENEMY AF (CHITAURI)  $   24.99
MARVEL SELECT DAREDEVIL AF  $   24.99
MARVEL SELECT GAMBIT AF  $   24.99
MARVEL SELECT RED HULK AF  $   28.00
NBX JACK SKELLINGTON BUST BANK  $   11.99
POP AVENGERS AOU CAPTAIN AMERICA VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP AVENGERS AOU HULK VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP AVENGERS AOU IRON MAN VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO 10TH DOCTOR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO 11TH DOCTOR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO 12TH DOCTOR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO 4TH DOCTOR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
POP DOCTOR WHO NINTH DOCTOR VINYL FIG  $   12.99
STAR TREK BUST BANK KIRK  $   22.99
STAR WARS CLONE TROOPER BUST BANK  $   22.99
UNIVERSAL METALUNA MUTANT B&W BUST BANK  $   22.99
UNIVERSAL MONSTERS BRIDE B&W BUST BANK  $   22.99
UNIVERSAL MONSTERS WOLFMAN BUST BANK  $   22.99
 
 NEW BOOKS & TRADE PAPERBACKS-21  MSRP
ASTONISHING ANT-MAN TP VOL 01 EVERYBODY LOVES TEAM-UPS  $   19.99
BLACK MAGICK TP VOL 01 AWAKENING PART ONE (MR)  $     9.99
CAPT AMERICA COMICS POSTER COLLECTION SC  $   24.99
CARNAGE TP VOL 01 ONE THAT GOT AWAY  $   15.99
DC COMICS DARK HORSE ALIENS TP  $   24.99
DOCTOR STRANGE PREM HC VOL 01 WAY OF WEIRD  $   24.99
EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN TP VOL 01 X-HAVEN  $   15.99
HE MAN THE ETERNITY WAR TP VOL 02  $   17.99
INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US YEAR FOUR HC VOL 01  $   22.99
INJUSTICE GODS AMONG US YEAR THREE TP VOL 02  $   16.99
LADY MECHANIKA TP VOL 02 TABLET OF DESTINIES  $   19.99
LEGO BIONICLE GN VOL 02  $     7.99
LEGO FRIENDS GN VOL 03  $     7.99
LOBO TP VOL 02 BEWARE HIS MIGHT  $   14.99
LOIS LANE DOUBLE DOWN YA HC NOVEL  $   16.95
MARVEL UNIVERSE ULT SPIDER-MAN SPIDER-VERSE DIGEST TP  $     9.99
PUNISHER BORN TP NEW PTG (MR)  $   14.99
RICK & MORTY TP VOL 02  $   19.99
SPIDER-MAN 2099 TP VOL 03 SMACK TO FUTURE  $   15.99
SUPERMAN SACRIFICE TP NEW ED  $   16.99
X-MEN AGE OF APOCALYPSE TP TWILIGHT  $   34.99
 
 REORDER BOOKS/TRADE PAPERBACKS-3  MSRP
ANT-MAN TP VOL 01 SECOND CHANCE MAN  $   15.99
I AM ABRAHAM LINCOLN YR HC  $   12.99
I AM AMELIA EARHART YR HC  $   12.99
 
 NEW GAMES-1  MSRP
MUNCHKIN MARVEL UNIVERSE  $   24.99
 
 NEW MAGAZINES-14  MSRP
ARCHIE COMICS ANNUAL DIGEST #268  $     5.99
BRICK JOURNAL #39  $     8.95
G FAN #112  $     6.95
IMAGE PLUS #1 EXTRAS (WALKING DEAD HERES NEGAN PT 1)  $     1.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS #10 MAY 2016 EXTRAS  $     1.25
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS 0516  $     4.99
NICKELODEON MAGAZINE #11  $     4.99
PREVIEWS #332 MAY 2016  $     3.99
SCI FI ENTERTAINMENT #22.2  $     4.99
STAR WARS REBELS MAGAZINE 0516  $     4.99
URBAN INK #42  $     9.99
VIDEOSCOPE #98  $     5.95
WALKING DEAD MAGAZINE #15 WALKER STALKER EXC (MR)  $     9.99
WRITERS CHRONICLE #48.6  $     5.95
 
 NEW VARIANTS-30  MSRP
ALIENS DEFIANCE #1 NELSON 1:10 VARIANT COVER  TBA
AVENGERS STANDOFF PLEASANT HILL OMEGA #1 STERANKO VARIANT  TBA
DAREDEVIL #6 FERRY CIVIL WAR VARIANT  TBA
DAREDEVIL #6 LOPEZ STORY THUS FAR VARIANT  TBA
DAREDEVIL #6 MCLEOD CLASSIC 1:15 VARIANT COVER  TBA
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #4 ALBUQUERQUE 1:10 VARIANT COVER  TBA
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #4 JANSON 1:25 VARIANT COVER  TBA
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #4 MILLER 1:100 VARIANT  TBA
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #4 POPE 1:50 VARIANT  TBA
DOCTOR STRANGE #7 STEVENS CIVIL WAR VARIANT  TBA
DRAX #6 SANDOVAL STORY THUS FAR VARIANT  TBA
DRAX #6 STARLIN CLASSIC 1:15 VARIANT COVER  TBA
HARLEY QUINN #27 CONNER 1:25 VARIANT COVER  TBA
INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #2 FERRY CIVIL WAR VARIANT  TBA
INTERNATIONAL IRON MAN #2 SHIRAHAMA 1:25 VARIANT COVER  TBA
MICRONAUTS #1 BLANK SKETCH VARIANT  TBA
OLD MAN LOGAN #5 HILDEBRANDT CLASSIC 1:15 VARIANT COVER  TBA
OLD MAN LOGAN #5 WILSON STORY THUS FAR VARIANT  TBA
OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #1 APPRECIATION VARIANT  TBA
SPIDER-WOMAN #6 CAMPBELL CONNECTING D VARIANT  TBA
SPIDER-WOMAN #6 RODRIGUEZ 1:20 VARIANT COVER  TBA
SQUADRON SUPREME #6 GUICE CLASSIC 1:15 VARIANT COVER  TBA
SQUADRON SUPREME #6 SOOK 1:25 VARIANT COVER  TBA
SQUADRON SUPREME #6 STORY THUS FAR VARIANT  TBA
STAR WARS #18 CHRISTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VARIANT  TBA
STAR-LORD #6 CLASSIC 1:15 VARIANT COVER  TBA
STAR-LORD #6 GARRON STORY THUS FAR VARIANT  TBA
TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE #52 1:10 VARIANT COVER  TBA
ULTIMATES #6 WARD 1:20 VARIANT COVER  TBA
UNBEATABLE SQUIRREL GIRL #7 HIPP STORY THUS FAR VARIANT  TBA
 
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KIDS COMICS/ALL AGES

2ND PRINTS

THIS WEEKS LATE LIST
(The following have been pushed back from their original release dates to these new dates)
 VENDOR/TITLE-14 OLD DATE NEW DATE
 ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS    
DC Comics Variant Play Arts KAI Batman Timeless Sparta AF 6/29/2016 5/11/2016
   
 BOOKS & MAGAZINES    
Jose Gonzalez Vampirella Art Ed. HC (MR) 4/27/2016 6/1/2016
Marvel's Agent Carter: Season Two Declassified Slipcase HC 6/29/2016 8/31/2016
Rai Dlx. HC Vol. 1 5/4/2016 4/27/2016
Rick & Morty TP Vol. 2 N/A 4/27/2016
Shadow: Last Illusion TP 6/8/2016 6/1/2016
Wrath of the Eternal Warrior TP Vol. 1: Risen 6/29/2016 4/27/2016
   
 COMICS    
Civil War II #0 RCW2 Reg./Vars. 5/11/2016 5/18/2016
Devolution #4 (OF 5) Cvr. A Lee (MR) 4/27/2016 5/4/2016
Invader Zim #9 4/27/2016 5/4/2016
Ms. Marvel #7 RCW2 Reg./Var. 5/11/2016 5/25/2016
Silver Surfer #4 5/11/2016 5/18/2016
Swamp Thing #5 (OF 6) 5/4/2016 5/11/2016
United States of Murder Inc. Annual #1 5/11/2016 6/8/2016
   
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