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August 31st 2016
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TMNT UNIVERSE #1

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Paul Allor & Various (A) Damian Couceiro & Various
(CA) Freddie Williams

COVER PRICE: $4.99 each
YOU PAY: $2.99 each
083116-090616
 While supplies last!
Introducing a new era in TMNT! This series will explore characters and story-lines that are pivotal to the IDW TMNT universe! When a mysterious new mutant targets Baxter Stockman, it will be up to the TMNT to reluctantly save him. Little does everyone know that a larger trap is being laid by a new arch-foe! Plus a back-up story from TMNT co-creator Kevin Eastman and comics legend Bill Sienkiewicz!
Because YOU demanded it! An ALL-NEW ONGOING series set in the IDW TMNT universe!
Incredible talent, bringing their unique style to the Turtles!
A must read for any TMNT fan!

TOP TEN TITLES

BASED THIS WEEKS ORDERING

  1) AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #17
  2) JUSTICE LEAGUE AMERICA #9
  3) SPIDER-MAN #7 CW2
  4) UNCANNY AVENGERS #13 CW2
  5) ALL NEW WOLVERINE ANN #1
  6) STAR WARS HAN SOLO #3
  7) GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #11
  8) THUNDERBOLTS #4
  9) SAGA #37 (MR)
10) JUPITERS LEGACY VOL 2 #3

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ARMY OF DARKNESS ASH FOR
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BROKEN MOON LEGENDS O/T
   DEEP #1 (OF 6)
DC COMICS BOMBSHELLS ANNUAL
   #1
EARTH 2 SOCIETY ANNUAL #1
EDENS FALL #1
EQUILIBRIUM #1
GFT PRESENTS APOCALYPSE #1
GOTHAM ACADEMY ANNUAL #1
JIM THOMPSON KILLER INSIDE ME
   #1 (OF 5)
LA MUERTA LAST RITES #1
MONTY THE DINOSAUR #1
REINCARNATE #1 (MR)
ROM #1 VAR A HOWARD
SKIP TO THE END #1 (OF 4)
SUICIDE SQUAD WAR CRIMES
   SPECIAL #1
TMNT UNIVERSE #1
WITCHFINDER CITY OF THE DEAD #1
WORLD OF TANKS #1
X-FILES ORIGINS #1

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4001 AD #4 (OF 4)
DARK TOWER DRAWING OF THREE
   BITTER MEDICINE #5 (OF 5)
DELETE #4 (OF 4) (MR)
EAST OF WEST #29
GFT GRIMM FAIRY TALES #125
LEGEND OF WONDER WOMAN #9
SONS OF THE DEVIL #10 (MR)
TOKYO GHOST #10
VIKINGS #4

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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.

 083116 RANKINGS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE 15% OFF  YOU PAY
  1) MARVEL 31  $            126.69  $     19.00  $   107.69
  2) ACTION LAB 17  $              79.83  $     11.97  $     67.86
  3) IDW 17  $              72.83  $     10.92  $     61.91
  4) IMAGE 14  $              52.86  $       7.93  $     44.93
  5) DC 11  $              47.89  $       7.18  $     40.71
  6) VALIANT 10  $              39.90  $       5.99  $     33.92
  7) ZENESCOPE 9  $              65.91  $       9.89  $     56.02
  8) DARK HORSE 9  $              35.91  $       5.39  $     30.52
  9) TITAN 7  $              27.93  $       4.19  $     23.74
10) CHAPTERHOUSE 5  $              20.95  $       3.14  $     17.81
       INDY COMICS 34  $            149.15  $     22.37  $   126.78
TOTALS: 164  $        719.85  $ 107.98  $ 611.87
NEW COMICS COST HOW MUCH?!?:  Here's the price point breakdown for the Week of 08/31/16. This coming week, there are 164 NEW COMICS shipping with EIGHT price points ranging from $2.99 to $9.99. 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!
 083116 PRICE POINTS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE 15% OFF  YOU PAY
$2.99 4  $              11.96  $       1.79  $     10.17
$3.50 3  $              10.50  $       1.58  $       8.93
$3.99 119  $            474.81  $     71.22  $   403.59
$4.99 29  $            144.71  $     21.71  $   123.00
$5.95 1  $                 5.95  $       0.89  $       5.06
$5.99 1  $                 5.99  $       0.90  $       5.09
$7.99 2  $              15.98  $       2.40  $     13.58
$9.99 5  $              49.95  $       7.49  $     42.46
TOTALS: 164  $        719.85  $ 107.98  $ 611.87
  THIS WEEKS STORE SALES
OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK
TMNT UNIVERSE #1
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Paul Allor & Various (A) Damian Couceiro & Various (CA) Freddie Williams
Introducing a new era in TMNT! This series will explore characters and story-lines to the IDW TMNT universe! When a mysterious new mutant targets Baxter Stockman, it will be up to the TMNT to save him. Little does everyone know that a larger trap is being laid by a new arch-foe!
COVER PRICE:  $4.99
ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $2.99
OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK
MONTY THE DINOSAUR #1
ACTION LAB ENTERTAINMENT
(W) Bob Frantz (A/CA) Jean Franco
For millions of years he has walked among us in the shadows--Monty, the last living dinosaur! The first million or so were okay, but now Monty is lonely. He wants a friend. He has tried and tried, but no one will play with him. Follow the unlikeliest of friendships in Action Lab's newest hit all-ages series, Monty the Dinosaur!
COVER PRICE:  $2.99
ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $1.79

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 MONTY THE DINOSAUR #1  $                  3.99  $       1.60  $         2.39
 TMNT UNIVERSE #1  $                  4.99  $       2.00  $         2.99
     
 25% OFF these 18 1st Issues on 083116  COVER PRICE YOU SAVE  YOU PAY
 ALL NEW WOLVERINE ANNUAL #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74
 ARMY OF DARKNESS ASH FOR PRESIDENT ONE SHOT  $                  5.99  $       1.50  $         4.49
 BROKEN MOON LEGENDS O/T DEEP #1 (OF 6)  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99
 DC COMICS BOMBSHELLS ANNUAL #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74
 EARTH 2 SOCIETY ANNUAL #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74
 EDENS FALL #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99
 EQUILIBRIUM #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99 
 GFT PRESENTS APOCALYPSE #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99 
 GOTHAM ACADEMY ANNUAL #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74
 JIM THOMPSON KILLER INSIDE ME #1 (OF 5)  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99
 LA MUERTA LAST RITES #1  $                  7.99  $       2.00  $         5.99
 REINCARNATE #1 (MR)  $                  3.50  $       0.88  $         2.63
 ROM #1 VAR A HOWARD  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74
 SKIP TO THE END #1 (OF 4)  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99
 SUICIDE SQUAD WAR CRIMES SPECIAL #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74 
 WITCHFINDER CITY OF THE DEAD #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99
 WORLD OF TANKS #1  $                  3.99  $       1.00  $         2.99
 X-FILES ORIGINS #1  $                  4.99  $       1.25  $         3.74
 $              93.31  $     24.67  $     68.64

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 1) NEW MARVEL COMICS-31  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ALL NEW WOLVERINE ANNUAL #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ALL NEW WOLVERINE ANNUAL #1 DEL REY VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ALL NEW WOLVERINE ANNUAL #1 YOUNG VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #17 BDNM  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #17 FOWLER BLACK PANTHER VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASTONISHING ANT-MAN #11 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASTONISHING ANT-MAN #11 ZONJIC BLACK PANTHER VAR CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CARNAGE #11  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CIVIL WAR II CHOOSING SIDES #5 (OF 6)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CIVIL WAR II CHOOSING SIDES #5 (OF 6) PEREZ VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DARK TOWER DRAWING OF THREE BITTER MEDICINE #5 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEADPOOL VS GAMBIT #4 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEADPOOL VS GAMBIT #4 (OF 5) JARRELL VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #11 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #11 TSUM TSUM TAKEOVER VAR CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HOWARD THE DUCK #10  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HYPERION #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MARVEL UNIVERSE GUARDIANS OF GALAXY #11  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
MS MARVEL #10 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MS MARVEL #10 MOORE TSUM TSUM VAR CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NOVA #10  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ROCKET RACCOON AND GROOT #8 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SILVER SURFER #6  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
SPIDER-GWEN #11  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN #7 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN #7 SHALVEY BLACK PANTHER VAR CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN 2099 #14 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR WARS HAN SOLO #3 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
THUNDERBOLTS #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
UNCANNY AVENGERS #13 CW2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
X-MEN 92 #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW MARVEL COMICS TOTALS:  $ 126.69    
     
 2) NEW ACTION LAB COMICS-17  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
MONTY THE DINOSAUR #1 CVR A FRANCO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MONTY THE DINOSAUR #1 CVR B DONOVAN  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
PRINCELESS RAVEN PIRATE PRINCESS #10  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TOMBOY #7 CVR A GOODWIN (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TOMBOY #7 CVR B STANLEY (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
VAMPBLADE #7 CVR A YOUNG (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
VAMPBLADE #7 CVR B WINSTON YOUNG RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
VAMPBLADE #7 CVR C JARO (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
VAMPBLADE #7 CVR D JARO RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
VAMPBLADE #7 CVR E 90S MONSTER (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
VAMPBLADE #7 CVR F 90S MONSTER RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP ONGOING #26 CVR A MENDOZA (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ZOMBIE TRAMP ONGOING #26 CVR B MENDOZA RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP ONGOING #26 CVR C MCKAY (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP ONGOING #26 CVR D MCKAY RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP ONGOING #26 CVR E PEKAR (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP ONGOING #26 CVR F PEKAR RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW ACTION LAB COMICS TOTALS:  $   79.83  $  11.97  $    67.86
     
 3) NEW IDW COMICS-17  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
JEM & THE HOLOGRAMS #18  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JEM & THE HOLOGRAMS #18 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JIM THOMPSON KILLER INSIDE ME #1 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JIM THOMPSON KILLER INSIDE ME #1 (OF 5) SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MICRONAUTS #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MICRONAUTS #5 ACTION FIG VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MICRONAUTS #5 CLASSIC TOY VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MICRONAUTS #5 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #45  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MY LITTLE PONY FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC #45 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ROM #1 VAR A HOWARD  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
TMNT UNIVERSE #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
TMNT UNIVERSE #1 BLANK SKETCH CVR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
TMNT UNIVERSE #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
TRANSFORMERS #56  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TRANSFORMERS #56 SUBCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
X-FILES ORIGINS #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW IDW COMICS TOTALS:  $   72.83  $  10.92  $    61.91
     
 4) NEW IMAGE COMICS-14  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
DREAM POLICE #11  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
EAST OF WEST #29  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EDENS FALL #1 CVR A EKEDAL  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EDENS FALL #1 CVR B SEJIC  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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JUPITERS LEGACY VOL 2 #3 (OF 5) CVR B NOTO (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
LAZARUS #24 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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POSTAL #14 CVR B GOODHART (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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SONS OF THE DEVIL #10 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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DC COMICS BOMBSHELLS ANNUAL #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
EARTH 2 SOCIETY ANNUAL #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
FUTURE QUEST #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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GOTHAM ACADEMY ANNUAL #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
HARLEY QUINN AND HER GANG OF HARLEYS #5 (OF 6)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #9  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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LEGEND OF WONDER WOMAN #9 (OF 9)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SUICIDE SQUAD WAR CRIMES SPECIAL #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW DC COMICS TOTALS:  $   47.89  $    7.18  $    40.71
     
 6) NEW VALIANT COMICS-10  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
4001 AD #4 (OF 4) CVR A CRAIN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
4001 AD #4 (OF 4) CVR B LOTAY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
4001 AD #4 (OF 4) CVR C BODENHEIM  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
4001 AD #4 (OF 4) CVR D TAN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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X-O MANOWAR #49 CVR A KANO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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NEW VALIANT COMICS TOTALS:  $   39.90  $    5.99  $    33.92
     
 7) NEW ZENESCOPE COMICS-9  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
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GFT GRIMM FAIRY TALES #125 B CVR MALSUNI (MR)  $     9.99  $    1.50  $      8.49
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 8) NEW DARK HORSECOMICS-9  MSRP DISC  YOU PAY
ABE SAPIEN #36  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ALIENS DEFIANCE #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CRYPTOCRACY #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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4001 AD WAR MOTHER #1 CVR C NORD  $     3.99
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #16 BDNM  $     3.99
ASTRO CITY #32  $     3.99
CHEWBACCA #5 (OF 5)  $     3.99
CIVIL WAR II AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #3 (OF 4)  $     3.99
FALLEN #1  $     4.99
HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #2 VAR ED  $     2.99
HAUNTED MANSION #3 (OF 5) GIST 2ND PTG VAR  $     3.99
NEW SUICIDE SQUAD #5  $     2.99
OLD MAN LOGAN #2 SORRENTINO 2ND PTG VAR  $     3.99
OLD MAN LOGAN #5  $     3.99
PUPPET MASTER #18 CVR A ONTIVEROS (MR)  $     3.99
STAR WARS POE DAMERON #5  $     3.99
ULTRACAT #3  $     3.99
 
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DC COMICS DESIGNER SER CAPULLO JOKER AF  $   28.00
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 REORDER ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS-15  MSRP
BATMAN ANIMATED BAS CATWOMAN AF  $   28.00
BATMAN ANIMATED SERIES BATGIRL AF (RES)  $   28.00
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A-FORCE PRESENTS TP VOL 06  $   14.99
ARROW THE DARK ARCHER TP  $   16.99
BLACK PANTHER TP BOOK 01 NATION UNDER OUR FEET  $   16.99
BLACKLIST TP VOL 02 ARSONIST  $   14.99
CHILDREN OF LOVECRAFT TP  $   19.99
DOC SAVAGE SPIDERS WEB TP  $   19.99
DOCTOR STRANGE TP STRANGE ORIGIN  $   19.99
DRAX TP GUARDIAN OF GALAXY  $   34.99
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GUARDIANS OF GALAXY CLASSIC TP VOL 02 IN YEAR 3000  $   34.99
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN PREM HC VOL 02 WAR MACHINES  $   24.99
JESSICA JONES TP AVENGER  $   19.99
MARVEL UNIV ULT SPIDER-MAN CONTEST CHAMPIONS DIGEST TP  $     9.99
MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS ASSEMBLE CIVIL WAR DIGEST TP  $     9.99
PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR DIGEST TP VOL 04 SECRET PAWS  $     6.99
PUSS IN BOOTS TP VOL 01 FURBALL OF FORTUNE  $     6.99
SECRET WARS TOO TP  $   17.99
SPIDER-MAN DEADPOOL TP VOL 01 ISNT IT BROMANTIC  $   17.99
STAR WARS JOURNEY TO STAR WARS HC FASE  $   24.99
SUPERGIRL DAUGHTER OF KRYPTON YR SC  $     5.99
SUPERMAN & THE JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA TP VOL 02  $   19.99
SUPERMAN BATMAN TP VOL 04  $   24.99
SUPERMAN LOIS AND CLARK TP  $   17.99
TELOS TP  $   14.99
WARHAMMER CONDEMNED BY FIRE GN  $   14.99
WARHAMMER FORGE OF WAR GN  $   14.99
 
 REORDER BOOKS/TRADES-27  MSRP
BATMAN COURT OF OWLS BOOK & MASK SET (N52)  $   24.99
BATMAN DEATH OF THE FAMILY BOOK & JOKER MASK SET (N52)  $   39.99
BATMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 01  $   22.99
BATMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 02  $   24.99
BATMAN EARTH ONE TP VOL 01  $   14.99
BATMAN EARTH ONE TP VOL 02  $   14.99
CEREBUS TP VOL 01 REMASTERED ED  $   30.00
CEREBUS TP VOL 02 HIGH SOCIETY REMASTERED ED  $   30.00
DEATHSTROKE BOOK AND MASK SET  $   29.99
GHOST IN SHELL KODANSHA ED GN VOL 01 (MR)  $   26.99
GHOST IN SHELL STAND ALONE COMPLEX GN VOL 02 (MR)  $   10.99
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HAUNTED HORROR PRE-CODE COVER COLORING BOOK TP VOL 01  $     9.99
INVISIBLES TP #1 SAY YOU WANT A REVOLUTION  $   19.99
MARCH GN TRILOGY SLIPCASE SET  $   49.99
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SHOWCASE PRESENTS THE FLASH TP VOL 04  $   19.99
V FOR VENDETTA BOOK AND MASK SET (MR)  $   29.99
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WALKING DEAD COMPENDIUM TP VOL 02 (MR)  $   59.99
WONDER WOMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 01  $   22.99
 
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MOJO #274  $   10.99
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TATTOO #177  $     7.99
UNCUT #232  $   10.99
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 VENDOR/TITLE-29 OLD DATE NEW DATE
Batman Animated Series: Premier Coll. Poison Ivy Statue 12/28/2016 8/24/2016
Batman Animated: Joker 9' PVC Figure 12/28/2016 9/7/2016
BVS: Batman PX MAF EX  8/31/2016 9/28/2016
BVS: Dawn of Justice Play Arts KAI Wonder Woman AF 8/31/2016 9/28/2016
BVS: Superman PX MAF EX  8/31/2016 9/28/2016
DC Bombshells: Harley Quinn Vinyl Figure  12/28/2016 9/14/2016
Marvel Prem. Coll.: Rogue Statue  12/28/2016 9/21/2016
NBX: Sally Unlimited Coffin Doll  8/31/2016 9/7/2016
Supergirl TV: Supergirl Statue 12/28/2016 11/30/2016
Women/Dynamite: Jungle Girl Statue  6/15/2016 9/7/2016
   
 BOOKS & MAGAZINES    
Amazing Spider-Man Omnibus HC Vol. 2 New Ptg. 9/14/2016 10/19/2016
Brian Michael Bendis Crime Noir Omnibus HC (MR) 12/7/2016 12/21/2016
Invincible Iron Man Prem. HC Vol. 2: War Machines 8/24/2016 8/31/2016
Jane Eyre Manga Classics GN  9/12/2016 9/14/2016
Marvel's Agent Carter Season Two Declassified Slipcase HC 9/28/2016 10/5/2016
MMW Black Panther HC Vol. 2 Reg./DM Var. 237 10/19/2016 11/2/2016
   
 COMICS    
American Vampire Anthology #2 (RES) (MR) 9/7/2016 9/14/2016
Art Ops #11 (MR) 8/24/2016 8/31/2016
Astro City #38 8/31/2016 9/7/2016
Civil War II #5 Reg./Vars. 8/31/2016 9/14/2016
Civil War II #6 Reg./Vars. 9/21/2016 10/5/2016
Deadpool Annual #1 Reg./Var. 9/14/2016 9/28/2016
Harley Quinn and Her Gang of Harleys #6 9/14/2016 9/21/2016
Harleys Little Black Book #5 Std./Var. 9/7/2016 9/14/2016
NOW Uncanny Inhumans #15 Reg./Vars. 11/2/2016 11/16/2016
Powers #7 (MR) Reg./Var. 9/7/2016 9/21/2016
Suiciders: Kings of HelL.A. #6 (MR) 8/31/2016 9/7/2016
Vision #11 9/14/2016 9/21/2016
Vision #12 10/12/2016 10/19/2016
   
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