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TOP TEN TITLES

BASED THIS WEEKS ORDERING

  1) DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #7
  2) CIVIL WAR II #8
  3) JUSTICE LEAGUE SUICIDE SQUAD #2
  4) ALL STAR BATMAN #5
  5) STAR WARS #26
  6) CAPTAIN AMERICA STEVE ROGERS #8
  7) FLASH #13
  8) MIGHTY THOR #14
  9) TITANS #6
10) INFAMOUS IRON MAN #3

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-CRUNCHING THIS WEEKS NUMBERS-

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.

 122816 RANKINGS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE  15% OFF  YOU PAY 
  1) MARVEL 51  $          211.49  $      31.72  $     179.77
  2) DC 43  $          153.57  $      23.04  $     130.53
  3) IMAGE 20  $            78.80  $      11.82  $       66.98
  4) IDW 15  $            60.85  $        9.13  $       51.72
  5) ZENESCOPE 14  $            61.87  $        9.28  $       52.59
  6) ACTION LAB 12  $            54.88  $        8.23  $       46.65
  7) AVATAR 11  $            77.89  $      11.68  $       66.21
  8) VALIANT 10  $            39.90  $        5.99  $       33.92
  9) DARK HORSE 9  $            35.91  $        5.39  $       30.52
10) BOOM 8  $            31.92  $        4.79  $       27.13
       INDIE COMICS 37  $          152.14  $      22.82  $     129.32
TOTALS: 230  $       959.22  $  143.88  $   815.34
NEW COMICS COST HOW MUCH?!?:  Here's the price point breakdown for the Week of 12/28/16. This coming week, there are 230 NEW COMICS shipping with EIGHT price points ranging from $2.99 to $10.00. 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!
 122816 PRICE POINTS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE  15% OFF  YOU PAY 
$2.99 30  $            89.70  $      13.46  $       76.25
$3.50 1  $               3.50  $        0.53  $          2.98
$3.99 158  $          630.42  $      94.56  $     535.86
$4.99 26  $          129.74  $      19.46  $     110.28
$5.99 8  $            47.92  $        7.19  $       40.73
$7.99 6  $            47.94  $        7.19  $       40.75
$10.00 1  $            10.00  $        1.50  $          8.50
TOTALS: 230  $       959.22  $  143.88  $   815.34

-THIS WEEKS STORE SALES-

OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK
HULK #1 NOW
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Mariko Tamaki (A) Nico Leon (CA) Jeff Dekal
JENNIFER WALTERS has survived the Civil War...barely. Fueled by a quiet rage, she is determined to move forward, to go on with her life, but the pain of the past and all she's lost is always there - an undercurrent, a pulse, waiting to quicken and trigger Jen's transformation into the one thing she doesn't have control over..Rated T
COVER PRICE:  $3.99
ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $2.39
OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK
SCOOBY DOO TEAM UP #21
DC COMICS
(W) Sholly Fisch (A/CA) Dario Brizuela
It's hard enough for Scooby and the gang to crack the mystery of a Dickensian Yuletide ghost...but it's harder with "help" from Mystery, Inc.'s newest member: Harley Quinn! Harley's decided to try a new career as a ghost-busting detective-and when she swings that giant mallet, nobody's going to tell her "no."
COVER PRICE:  $2.99
ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $1.79

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 HULK #1 NOW  $                3.99  $        1.60  $           2.39
 SCOOBY DOO TEAM UP #21  $                2.99  $        1.20  $           1.79
     
 25% OFF these 7 1st Issues on 122816  COVER PRICE  YOU SAVE  YOU PAY 
 ALIENS VS PREDATOR LIFE AND DEATH #1   $                3.99  $        1.00  $           2.99
 ATOLL #1 (MR)  $                3.99  $        1.00  $           2.99
 GI JOE (2016) #1  $                3.99  $        1.00  $           2.99
 GRIMM FAIRY TALES #1   $                3.99  $        1.00  $           2.99
 ROCKET RACCOON #1 NOW  $                3.99  $        1.00  $           2.99
 TEEN TITANS #3  $                2.99  $        0.75  $           2.24
 THEORY OF MAGIC #1  $                3.99  $        1.00  $           2.99
 $            33.91  $        9.52  $       24.39

"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!

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-THIS WEEKS SHIPPING-

238 NEW & RETURNING COMICS ARRIVE THIS WEEK
15% OFF ALL OF THE NEW COMICS BELOW, EVERYDAY THIS WEEK (122816-010317) FOR EVERYONE!
 1) NEW MARVEL COMICS-51  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #21 2ND PTG ALEX ROSS VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS #1 2ND PTG STEGMAN VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AVENGERS #1.1 2ND PTG KITSON VAR NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BLACK PANTHER #8 2ND PTG STELFREEZE VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BLACK PANTHER #9  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BLACK PANTHER #9 RIVERA CONNECTING E VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BLACK PANTHER #9 TORQUE XCI VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BLACK PANTHER WORLD OF WAKANDA #1 2ND PTG RICHARDSON VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
BLACK WIDOW #9  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CAPTAIN AMERICA STEVE ROGERS #7 2ND PTG HANS VAR NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CAPTAIN AMERICA STEVE ROGERS #8  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CAPTAIN AMERICA STEVE ROGERS #8 DEODATO TEASER VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CARNAGE #15  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CIVIL WAR II #8 (OF 8)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CIVIL WAR II #8 (OF 8) C VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CIVIL WAR II #8 (OF 8) CASSADAY VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CIVIL WAR II #8 (OF 8) CHO VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CIVIL WAR II #8 (OF 8) NOTO VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CLONE CONSPIRACY #2 (OF 5) 2ND PTG DELLOTTO VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEADPOOL TOO SOON #3 (OF 4)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
DOCTOR STRANGE SORCERERS SUPREME #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ENCHANTED TIKI ROOM #3 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ENCHANTED TIKI ROOM #3 (OF 5) CHRISTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ENCHANTED TIKI ROOM #3 (OF 5) GRANDT CONNECTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN #17 IVX  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GHOST RIDER #2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GREAT LAKES AVENGERS #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GUIDE MARVEL UNIV AGENTS SHIELD SEASON 3 CARTER SEASON 2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HULK #1 NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INFAMOUS IRON MAN #2 2ND PTG MALEEV VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INFAMOUS IRON MAN #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN #1 2ND PTG CASELLI VAR NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JESSICA JONES #2 2ND PTG MACK VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MARVEL UNIVERSE ULT SPIDER-MAN VS SINISTER SIX #6  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
MAX RIDE FINAL FLIGHT #4 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MIGHTY THOR #14  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #14  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
PROWLER #3 CC  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ROCKET RACCOON #1 NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN #11  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN DEADPOOL #12  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-WOMAN #14  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR WARS #26  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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THANOS #1 2ND PTG DEODATO VAR NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
THUNDERBOLTS #8  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ULTIMATES 2 #1 2ND PTG FOREMAN VAR NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
UNCANNY AVENGERS #18  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
UNCANNY INHUMANS #17  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
VENOM #1 2ND PTG SANDOVAL VAR NOW  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
X-MEN 92 #10  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW MARVEL COMICS TOTALS:  $ 211.49  $  31.72  $  179.77
     
 2) NEW DC COMICS-43  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ACTION COMICS #970  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
ACTION COMICS #970 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
ALL STAR BATMAN #5  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
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BATGIRL #6  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
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BLUE BEETLE #4  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
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CLEAN ROOM #15 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #7 (OF 8) (RES)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
DEATHSTROKE #9  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
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DETECTIVE COMICS #947  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
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FLASH #13  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
FLASH #13 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
FROSTBITE #4 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FUTURE QUEST #8  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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HAL JORDAN AND THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS #11  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
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HARLEYS LITTLE BLACK BOOK #5  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
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JUSTICE LEAGUE SUICIDE SQUAD #2 (OF 6)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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MOTHER PANIC #2 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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 3) NEW IMAGE COMICS-20  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
AD AFTER DEATH BOOK 02 (OF 3)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
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EAST OF WEST #30  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ELEPHANTMEN #74 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MONSTRESS #9 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
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4) NEW IDW COMICS-15  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
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 5) NEW ZENESCOPE COMICS-14  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
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 6) NEW ACTION LAB COMICS-12  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ATHENA VOLTAIRE AND THE VOLCANO GODDESS #2 CVR A BRYANT  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ATHENA VOLTAIRE AND THE VOLCANO GODDESS #2 CVR B HARDMAN  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
BLUE HOUR #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
PRINCELESS RAVEN PIRATE PRINCESS #12  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TOMBOY #9 CVR A GOODWIN (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TOMBOY #9 CVR B GREENE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
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ZOMBIE TRAMP NEW YEARS EVE 2016 CVR B MENDOZA RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP NEW YEARS EVE 2016 CVR C CORDOVA (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP NEW YEARS EVE 2016 CVR D CORDOVA RISQUE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP NEW YEARS EVE 2016 CVR E YOUNG (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ZOMBIE TRAMP NEW YEARS EVE 2016 CVR F WINSTON YOUNG RISQUE  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW ACTION LAB COMICS TOTALS:  $   54.88  $    8.23  $    46.65
     
 7) NEW AVATAR-BOUNDLESS COMICS-11  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 ADULT CVR (A)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 ADULT EXTREME CVR (A)   $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 LUSCIOUS CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 NATURAL BEAUTY CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
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JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
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JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #5 WRAP NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
NEW AVATAR-BOUNDLESS COMICS TOTALS:  $   77.89  $  11.68  $    66.21
     
8) NEW VALIANT COMICS-10  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
DIVINITY III KOMANDAR BLOODSHOT CVR A CRAIN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DIVINITY III KOMANDAR BLOODSHOT CVR B BODENHEIM  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DIVINITY III KOMANDAR BLOODSHOT CVR C SMALLWOOD  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DIVINITY III KOMANDAR BLOODSHOT CVR D 10 COPY INCV CHAR DSN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GENERATION ZERO #5 CVR A MOONEY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GENERATION ZERO #5 CVR B MULLER  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GENERATION ZERO #5 CVR C CAT COSPLAY VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SAVAGE #2 CVR A LAROSA  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SAVAGE #2 CVR B FLETCHER  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SAVAGE #2 CVR C CAT COSPLAY VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW VALIANT COMICS TOTALS:  $   39.90  $    5.99  $    33.92
     
 9) NEW DARK HORSE COMICS-9  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ALIENS DEFIANCE #8  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ALIENS VS PREDATOR LIFE AND DEATH #1 30TH ANNV VAR CVR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ALIENS VS PREDATOR LIFE AND DEATH #1 MAIN PALUMBO CVR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ALIENS VS PREDATOR LIFE AND DEATH #1 VAR TENG CVR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HARROW COUNTY #19  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SERENITY NO POWER IN THE VERSE #3 (OF 6) JEANTY VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SERENITY NO POWER IN THE VERSE #3 (OF 6) MAIN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TARZAN ON THE PLANET OF THE APES #4 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WITCHFINDER CITY OF THE DEAD #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW DARK HORSE COMICS TOTALS:  $   35.91  $    5.39  $    30.52
     
 10) NEW BOOM! COMICS-8  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
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MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #10 MAIN CVR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #10 UNLOCK ACTION FIGURE VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS #10 UNLOCK VILLAIN VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MUNCHKIN #24  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #9  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
OVER GARDEN WALL ONGOING #9 SUBSCRIPTION PERDUE VAR   $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WARLORDS OF APPALACHIA #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW BOOM! COMICS TOTALS:  $   31.92  $    4.79  $    27.13
     
 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS-37  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ANCIENT DREAMS #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ARHIAN HEAD HUNTRESS #4 (OF 5) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASPEN UNIVERSE REVELATIONS #5 CVR A GUNDERSON  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASPEN UNIVERSE REVELATIONS #5 CVR B STEIGERWALD  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ASSASSINS CREED #14 CVR A FUSO (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ASSASSINS CREED #14 CVR B MYERS (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ASSASSINS CREED #14 CVR C LARSON (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ATOLL #1 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BRIK #6 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CAPTAIN CANUCK 2015 ONGOING #11 CVR A ANDRASOFSZKY (RES)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CAPTAIN CANUCK 2015 ONGOING #11 CVR B MERCER PHOTO (RES)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CLANDESTINO #4 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ELASTICATOR #6 (OF 6)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ETERNAL DESCENT LOKI ONE SHOT  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EVIL DEAD 2 DARK ONES RISING #3 (OF 3) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EXODUS LIFE AFTER #10 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GOLD DIGGER CHRISTMAS SPECIAL #10  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GREAT DIVIDE #4 (OF 6) CVR A MARKIEWICZ (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GREAT DIVIDE #4 (OF 6) CVR B STOKES HOMAGE (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRIMM V2 #4 CVR A SANAPO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRIMM V2 #4 CVR B STRAHM MASK  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INSEXTS #9 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INTERTWINED #3 (OF 6) CVR A CHUONG (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JADE STREET PROTECTION SERVICES #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JAMES BOND #12  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
QUEEN OF VAMPIRES #7 (OF 7) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
RICK & MORTY #21  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
RICK & MORTY #21 INCV VAR PEKHLETSKI  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SKIP TO THE END #4 (OF 4)  $     3.50  $    0.53  $      2.98
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #290 CVR A REG SPAZIANTE  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SONIC THE HEDGEHOG #290 CVR B VAR YARDLEY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SOUTHERN NIGHTGOWN #2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SOUTHERN NIGHTGOWN #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TERRA FLATS #2 (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
THEORY OF MAGIC #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
THEORY OF MAGIC #2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WOLFCOP #3 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS TOTALS:  $ 152.14  $  22.82  $  129.32
     

 REORDER COMICS-8  MSRP 
A&A #10 CVR A LEE  $     3.99
GODZILLA RAGE ACROSS TIME #5 (OF 5)  $     3.99
JESSICA JONES #3 CHANG VAR  $     3.99
JONESY #8  $     3.99
PROWLER #2 CC  $     3.99
TMNT UNIVERSE #4  $     4.99
TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #13 DIVIDED WE STAND VAR  $     3.99
USAGI YOJIMBO #159  $     3.99
 
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 NEW ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS-7  MSRP 
BATMAN ANIMATED SERIES NBA HARLEY QUINN AF  $   28.00
DC COMICS SUICIDE SQUAD HARLEY QUINN Q-POP FIGURE   $   14.95
DC SUPERHERO BEST OF FIG MAG SPECIAL #1 BATMAN BATCYCLE   $   39.95
MARVEL CHESS FIG COLL MAG #93 SPIDER-UK WHITE PAWN  $   17.00
STAR TREK STARSHIPS FIG MAG #85 FEDERATION HOLO SHIP  $   21.95
STAR TREK STARSHIPS FIG MAG #86 GORN SHIP  $   21.95
STAR TREK STARSHIPS FIG MAG #87 UTS AEON  $   21.95
 
 NEW APPRAEL-1  MSRP 
BATMAN GOTHAM CITY PD PX KNIT BEANIE (O/A)   $   19.99
 
 NEW BOOKS & TRADE PAPERBACKS-23  MSRP 
52 TP VOL 02  $   34.99
AVENGERS ENDLESS WARTIME TP  $   19.99
BIRDS OF PREY TP VOL 03  $   19.99
BTVS ADULT COLORING BOOK   $   14.99
CLEAN ROOM TP VOL 02 EXILE (MR)  $   14.99
HEROES POWER WOMEN MARVEL ALL NEW MARVEL TREASURY ED TP  $   15.99
INVINCIBLE IRON MAN TP VOL 01 REBOOT  $   17.99
JLA TP VOL 09  $   29.99
KINGS QUEST TP  $   19.99
METAMORPHO TWO WORLDS ONE DESTINY TP  $   14.99
MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR TP VOL 02 COSMIC COOTIES  $   17.99
NEW AVENGERS AIM TP VOL 03 CIVIL WAR II  $   19.99
NIGHTHAWK TP HATE MAKES HATE  $   17.99
NOVA HUMAN ROCKET TP VOL 02 AFTERBURN  $   15.99
ROUGH RIDERS TP VOL 01  $   19.99
SECRET SIX TP VOL 02 THE GAUNTLET  $   16.99
SPIDER-WOMAN TP VOL 02 SHIFTING GEARS CIVIL WAR II  $   15.99
SPIDEY TP VOL 02 AFTER SCHOOL SPECIAL  $   17.99
STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION TP VOL 01 CLONE WARS  $   39.99
THUNDERBOLTS TP VOL 01 THERE IS NO HIGH ROAD  $   17.99
TMNT ULTIMATE COMIC ART POSTER BOOK TP  $   19.99
TOTALLY AWESOME HULK TP VOL 02 CIVIL WAR II  $   17.99
WALKING DEAD MMPB VOL 06 INVASION   $     7.99
 
 REORDER BOOKS/TRADES-45  MSRP 
3 OF A KIND (A)  $   11.99
ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN GIL KANE HC  $   39.99
ALIEN ILLUSTRATED STORY TP   $   14.95
BATMAN ARKHAM KNIGHT TP VOL 03  $   16.99
BATMAN BY DOUG MOENCH AND KELLEY JONES HC VOL 01  $   39.99
BATMAN DARK KNIGHT UNWRAPPED DAVID FINCH DLX HC  $   34.99
BATMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 01  $   22.99
BATMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 02  $   24.99
BATMAN NOIR EDUARDO RISSO DELUXE ED HC  $   24.99
BATMAN ODYSSEY HC  $   29.99
BATMAN THE DARK KNIGHT SAGA HC  $   49.99
BLACK WINGED LOVE GN (A)   $   11.99
CHICA GN VOL 02 (A)   $   11.95
DEADPOOL KILLS MARVEL UNIVERSE TP  $   14.99
DIRTY GIRLZ GN (A)   $   12.99
DISNEY MUPPETS CHARACTER ENCYCLOPEDIA HC   $   16.99
GETTING CLOSE (A)   $   11.99
LEGENDS OF THE DARK KNIGHT JIM APARO HC VOL 2  $   49.99
LOVE FULL OF SCARS GN (A)  $   11.99
LUKE CAGE IRON FIST AND HEROES FOR HIRE TP VOL 01  $   24.99
MARVEL COMICS POSTER COLLECTION SC  $   24.99
MISTER X CONDEMNED TP   $   14.95
MISTER X EVICTION TP   $   15.99
MISTER X RAZED TP   $   15.99
STAR WARS DARTH VADER TP VOL 01 VADER  $   19.99
STAR WARS DARTH VADER TP VOL 03 SHU TORUN WAR  $   16.99
STAR WARS DARTH VADER TP VOL 04 END OF GAMES  $   19.99
STAR WARS EPISODE I PHANTOM MENACE HC  $   24.99
STAR WARS EPISODE II ATTACK OF CLONES HC  $   24.99
STAR WARS EPISODE III HC REVENGE OF SITH  $   24.99
STAR WARS KANAN TP VOL 01 LAST PADAWAN  $   19.99
STAR WARS POE DAMERON TP VOL 01 BLACK SQUADRON  $   19.99
SUPERMAN COVER TO COVER HC  $   39.99
SUPERMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 01  $   19.99
SUPERMAN EARTH ONE HC VOL 03  $   22.99
SUPERMAN SECRET IDENTITY DLX ED HC  $   29.99
TALES OF THE BATMAN CARMINE INFANTINO HC  $   49.99
TALES OF THE BATMAN JH WILLIAMS III HC  $   49.99
TALES OF THE BATMAN LEN WEIN HC  $   49.99
UNCANNY X-MEN SUPERIOR TP VOL 02 APOCALYPSE WARS  $   15.99
USAGI YOJIMBO SAGA TP VOL 01   $   24.99
USAGI YOJIMBO SAGA TP VOL 04   $   24.99
USAGI YOJIMBO SAGA TP VOL 05   $   24.99
USAGI YOJIMBO SAGA TP VOL 06   $   24.99
VISION TP VOL 02 LITTLE BETTER THAN BEAST  $   17.99
 
 NEW MAGAZINES-16  MSRP 
ALL FAVORITE SUDOKU VOLUME 16  $     3.99
ALTER EGO #144   $     8.95
AMERICAN GIRL 0217  $     5.99
BACK ISSUE #90   $     8.95
DISNEY PRINCESS 0217  $     4.99
ELLERY QUEEN 0217  $     7.99
GAME TRADE MAGAZINE #203  FREE 
IMAGE PLUS #9 (WALKING DEAD HERES NEGAN PT 9) (NET) (MR)  $     1.25
MARVEL PREVIEWS #18 JANUARY 2017   $     1.25
PLAYBOY 0217  $     9.99
PREVIEWS #340 JANUARY 2017 (NET)  $     3.99
SHOCK CINEMA #51  $     5.00
STAR WARS INSIDER #170 PX ED  $     7.99
STAR WARS INSIDER #170-NEWSTAND COVER  $     7.99
TRUE DETECTIVE 1216  $     9.99
WORLD OF ARCHIE COMICS DOUBLE DIGEST #65  $     4.99
 
 REORDER MISC-2  MSRP 
MARVEL NOW SPIDER-GWEN PX VINYL DECAL   $     6.00
SPIDER-MAN SUPER HERO MUG  $   15.99
 
 NEW VARIANT S-17  MSRP 
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #7 (OF 8) BURNHAM  1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #7 (OF 8) CHAYKIN  1:50 VARIANT  TBA 
DARK KNIGHT III MASTER RACE #7 (OF 8) JANSON  1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
DOCTOR STRANGE SORCERERS SUPREME #3 SHALVEY 1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN #17 MOLINA 1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
GENERATION ZERO #5 CVR D  GUINALDO 1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
GHOST RIDER #2 LOPEZ 1:25  TBA 
GI JOE (2016) #1 1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
HARLEYS LITTLE BLACK BOOK #5 1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
HULK #1 BRIGMAN CLASSIC  1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
HULK #1 GUERRA  1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
HULK #1 RETAILER VARIANT  TBA 
INFAMOUS IRON MAN #3 EPTING  1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
PROWLER #3 LIM 1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
ROCKET RACCOON #1 ALBUQUERQUE  1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
ROCKET RACCOON #1 ANGLEBERGER  1:20 VARIANT  TBA 
ROM #6 1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
   
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2ND PRINTS

THIS WEEKS LATE LIST
(The following have been pushed back from their original release dates to these new dates)
 VENDOR/TITLE-20 OLD DATE NEW DATE
 ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS    
Batman Animated Series: NBA Harley Quinn AF 6/28/2017 12/28/2016
Batman v Superman: DOJ Wonder Woman Statue 12/28/2016 2/1/2017
Black Science Ltd. Ed. Statue  12/21/2016 12/28/2016
DC Designer Ser.: The Flash By Francis Manapul Statue 1/25/2017 12/28/2016
Gremlins: Gizmo Mask 12/12/2016 1/25/2017
Iron Giant Movie Mask 12/12/2016 1/25/2017
LOZ Skyward Sword: Link 1/7 PVC Fig. 1/4/2017 1/25/2017
One:12 Collective Marvel Captain America AF  12/28/2016 1/4/2017
POP! Marvel: Iron Fist PX Vin. Fig. 12/14/2016 1/25/2017
Walking Dead: 'W' Walker Mask 12/12/2016 1/25/2017
   
 BOOKS & MAGAZINES    
Beowulf HC (MR) 12/21/2016 1/11/2017
Bloodshot Reborn TP Vol. 4: Bloodshot Island 12/21/2016 12/28/2016
Bunker TP Vol. 4 5/24/2017 TBD
Chris Samnee Daredevil Artist Ed. HC 6/28/2017 1/25/2017
Life & Adventures of Santa Claus HC Illus. Eric Shanower 6/28/2017 1/4/2017
   
 COMICS    
Black Panther #10 Reg./Var. 1/11/2017 1/25/2017
Black Panther #11 Reg./Var. 2/1/2017 2/22/2017
Doom Patrol #4 (MR) Std./Var. 1/11/2017 1/18/2017
Punisher #10 Reg./Var. 2/1/2017 3/15/2017
United States of Murder Inc. Annual #1 (MR) 1/11/2017 2/8/2017
   
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