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TOP TEN TITLES

BASED THIS WEEKS ORDERING

  1) BATMAN #18
  2) JUSTICE LEAGUE #16
  3) STAR WARS #29
  4) WALKING DEAD #165 (MR)
  5) AVENGERS #5
  6) CLONE CONSPIRACY OMEGA
  7) DOCTOR STRANGE #18
  8) SUPERMAN #18
  9) CHAMPIONS #6
10) GREEN LANTERNS #18

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ALL TIME COMICS CRIME DESTROYER #1
AMERIKARATE #1
ANIMAL NOIR #1
COSMIC SCOUNDRELS #1
EXTREMITY #1
FREELANCE #1
JAMES BOND #1
JUDGE DREDD ANNUAL #1
MY LITTLE PONY ANNUAL 2017 #1
ONCE AND FUTURE QUEEN #1
RAT QUEENS #1
ROUGH RIDERS NATION #1
ROYAL CITY #1
SAVAGE THINGS #1
SMOKETOWN #1
SPIDER-MAN HOMECOMING PRELUDE #1
THINK TANK VOL 5 #1 CVR A EKEDAL
TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1.MU

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IT'S THE FINAL LAP FOR THESE TITLES

ASSIGNMENT #3 (OF 3)
BIG TROUBLE LITTLE CHINA ESCAPE NEW YORK #6
BRIGANDS #5 (OF 5) (MR)
DEATH OF HAWKMAN #6 (OF 6)
FLASH GORDON KINGS CROSS #5 (OF 5)
GREEN HORNET REIGN OF DEMON #4 (OF 4)
INVISIBLE REPUBLIC #15
MIDNIGHTER AND APOLLO #6
NAILBITER #30 (MR)

-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.

 030117 RANKINGS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE  15% OFF  YOU PAY 
  1) DC 32  $         106.68  $       16.00  $     90.68
  2) MARVEL 30  $         124.70  $       18.71  $   106.00
  3) AVATAR 30  $         214.70  $       32.21  $   182.50
  4) IDW 15  $            77.85  $       11.68  $     66.17
  5) IMAGE 15  $            60.85  $         9.13  $     51.72
  6) ACTION LAB 13  $            60.87  $         9.13  $     51.74
  7) ARCHIE 12  $            59.88  $         8.98  $     50.90
  8) DYNAMITE 11  $            43.89  $         6.58  $     37.31
  9) TITAN 9  $            41.91  $         6.29  $     35.62
10) BOOM! 8  $            31.92  $         4.79  $     27.13
       INDIE COMICS 36  $         143.17  $       21.48  $   121.69
TOTALS: 211  $      966.42  $  144.96  $ 821.46
NEW COMICS COST HOW MUCH?!?:  Here's the price point breakdown for the Week of 03/01/17. This coming week, there are 211 NEW COMICS shipping with a total of NINE price points ranging from $2.99 to $7.99. 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. So, if someone asks you: "How much is a new comic today?" The answer is $3.99 (or $3.39 if you bought it at Alternate Reality!). So remember, no matter what the price point, you save 15% OFF of all this week's new comics all week long only at Alternate Reality!
 030117 PRICE POINTS # SHIPPING   COVER PRICE  15% OFF  YOU PAY 
$2.99 25  $            74.75  $       11.21  $     63.54
$3.00 1  $              3.00  $         0.45  $        2.55
$3.50 1  $              3.50  $         0.53  $        2.98
$3.99 112  $         446.88  $       67.03  $   379.85
$4.00 1  $              4.00  $         0.60  $        3.40
$4.99 34  $         169.66  $       25.45  $   144.21
$5.99 13  $            77.87  $       11.68  $     66.19
$6.99 5  $            34.95  $         5.24  $     29.71
$7.99 19  $         151.81  $       22.77  $   129.04
TOTALS: 211  $      966.42  $  144.96  $ 821.46

-THIS WEEKS STORE SALES-

OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK
AMERICA #1
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Gabby Rivera (A) Joe Quinones
America has always been uncontestably awesome, and as the newly appointed leader of the Ultimates, she's now officially claimed her place as the preeminent butt-kicker of the Marvel Universe! But while leading a team of heroes and punching out big bads is great and all, it doesn't really leave much time for self-discovery...
COVER PRICE:  $2.99
ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:  $1.79
OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK
BRAVE CHEF BRIANNA #1
BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Sam Sykes (A) Selina Espiritu (CA) Bridget Underwood
Budding chef Brianna Jakobsson's, trying to impress her father but her best-and only-customers are monsters. Brianna has big dreams of starting her own restaurant. When her ailing father, a celebrity restaurant magnate, poses a challenge to his only daughter and 15 sons, she sets out to create the best restaurant around! Thing is, the only city she can afford to set up shop in is Monster City.
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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 
AMERICA #1  $               3.99  $         1.60  $         2.00
BRAVE CHEF BRIANNA #1  $               3.99  $         1.60  $       11.97
     
 25% OFF these 19 1st Issues on 030117  COVER PRICE  YOU SAVE  YOU PAY 
 AGENTS OF PACT #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 ALL TIME COMICS CRIME DESTROYER #1  $               4.99  $         1.25  $         3.74
 AMERIKARATE #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 ANIMAL NOIR #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 COSMIC SCOUNDRELS #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 EXTREMITY #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 FREELANCE #1   $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 JAMES BOND #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 JUDGE DREDD ANNUAL #1  $               7.99  $         2.00  $         5.99
 MY LITTLE PONY ANNUAL 2017 #1  $               7.99  $         2.00  $         5.99
 ONCE AND FUTURE QUEEN #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 RAT QUEENS #1   $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 ROUGH RIDERS NATION #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 ROYAL CITY #1  $               4.99  $         1.25  $         3.74
 SAVAGE THINGS #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 MOKETOWN #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 SPIDER-MAN HOMECOMING PRELUDE #1  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 THINK TANK VOL 5 #1 CVR A EKEDAL  $               3.99  $         1.00  $         2.99
 TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1.MU  $               4.99  $         1.25  $         3.74
 $            94.79  $       24.89  $     79.07

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"1st DAY SALE" FIRST ISSUE Titles are 25% OFF only on the first day of their release.
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-THIS WEEKS SHIPPING-

211 NEW & RETURNING COMICS ARRIVE THIS WEEK
15% OFF ALL OF THE NEW COMICS BELOW, EVERYDAY THIS WEEK (030117-030717) FOR EVERYONE!
 1) NEW DC COMICS-32  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
AQUAMAN #18  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
AQUAMAN #18 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
BATMAN #18  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
BATMAN #18 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
CYBORG #10  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
CYBORG #10 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
DC COMICS BOMBSHELLS #23  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEATH OF HAWKMAN #6 (OF 6)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEATH OF HAWKMAN #6 (OF 6) VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EVERAFTER FROM THE PAGES OF FABLES #7 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
EVERAFTER FROM THE PAGES OF FABLES #7 VAR ED (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FALL AND RISE OF CAPTAIN ATOM #3 (OF 6)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
FLINTSTONES #9  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FLINTSTONES #9 VAR ED  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GREEN ARROW #18  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
GREEN ARROW #18 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
GREEN LANTERNS #18  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
GREEN LANTERNS #18 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
HARLEY QUINN #15  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
HARLEY QUINN #15 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
INJUSTICE GROUND ZERO #7  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
JUSTICE LEAGUE #16  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
JUSTICE LEAGUE #16 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
MIDNIGHTER AND APOLLO #6 (OF 6)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NIGHTWING #16  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
NIGHTWING #16 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SAVAGE THINGS #1 (OF 8) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SHADE THE CHANGING GIRL #6 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SHADE THE CHANGING GIRL #6 VAR ED (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SUPER POWERS #5 (OF 6)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SUPERMAN #18  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
SUPERMAN #18 VAR ED  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
NEW DC COMICS TOTALS:  $ 106.68  $  16.00  $    90.68
     
 2) NEW MARVEL COMICS-30  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
AMERICA #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AVENGERS #5  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BULLSEYE #2 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CHAMPIONS #6  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CHAMPIONS #6 DEODATO VENOMIZED VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CLONE CONSPIRACY OMEGA  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
CLONE CONSPIRACY OMEGA GRANOV VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
DEADPOOL #28  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEADPOOL #28 LOPEZ POSTER VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DEADPOOL #28 LOPEZ VENOMIZED VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR STRANGE #18  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR STRANGE #18 FOWLER VENOMIZED VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HAWKEYE #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
IVX #2 (OF 6) 2ND PTG YU VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MARVEL UNIVERSE AVENGERS ULTRON REVOLUTION #9  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
MARVEL UNIVERSE ULT SPIDER-MAN VS SINISTER SIX #8  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
MONSTERS UNLEASHED #4 (OF 5)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MONSTERS UNLEASHED #4 (OF 5) FRANCAVILLA 50S MOVIE POSTER VA  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MONSTERS UNLEASHED #4 (OF 5) HOMARE VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MONSTERS UNLEASHED #4 (OF 5) LAROCCA MONSTER VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
MOON KNIGHT #12  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SILK #18  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SLAPSTICK #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN 2099 #21  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SPIDER-MAN HOMECOMING PRELUDE #1 (OF 2)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR WARS #29  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR WARS #29 CHIRSTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STAR WARS #29 WADA STAR WARS 40TH ANNIV VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
TOTALLY AWESOME HULK #1.MU  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
UNSTOPPABLE WASP #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW MARVEL COMICS TOTALS:  $ 124.70  $  18.71  $  106.00
     
 3) NEW AVATAR COMICS-30  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8 (MR)  $     6.99  $    1.05  $      5.94
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8 CODE PRU CVR (MR)  $     6.99  $    1.05  $      5.94
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8 MODDED CVR (MR)  $     6.99  $    1.05  $      5.94
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8 PERFECT UNION CVR (MR)  $     6.99  $    1.05  $      5.94
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8 VAST CVR (MR)  $     6.99  $    1.05  $      5.94
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 LUSCIOUS ADULT CVR (A)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 LUSCIOUS CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 LUSCIOUS NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 NATURAL BEAUTY CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 NATURAL BEAUTY NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 SULTRY ADULT CVR (A)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 SULTRY CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 SULTRY NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 WRAP CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
JUNGLE FANTASY IVORY #7 WRAP NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
UNHOLY #2 FEMME FATALE ADULT CVR (A)   $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 FEMME FATALE NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 FEMME FATALES CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
UNHOLY #2 NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 POV CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
UNHOLY #2 POV NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 STUNNING CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
UNHOLY #2 STUNNING NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 WRAP CVR (MR)  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
UNHOLY #2 WRAP NUDE CVR (MR)  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 YAEL ADULT CVR (A)   $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
UNHOLY #2 YAEL ADULT EXTREME CVR (A)   $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
NEW AVATAR COMICS TOTALS:  $ 214.70  $  32.21  $  182.50
     
 4) NEW IDW COMICS-15  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ANIMAL NOIR #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ANIMAL NOIR #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
COSMIC SCOUNDRELS #1 (OF 5)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
COSMIC SCOUNDRELS #1 (OF 5) SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JUDGE DREDD ANNUAL #1  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
JUDGE DREDD ANNUAL #1 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
MASK MOBILE ARMORED STRIKE KOMMAND #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MASK MOBILE ARMORED STRIKE KOMMAND #3 ARTIST ED VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MASK MOBILE ARMORED STRIKE KOMMAND #3 SUB VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MY LITTLE PONY ANNUAL 2017 #1  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
STAR TREK GOLD KEY 100 PAGE SPECTACULAR  $     7.99  $    1.20  $      6.79
X-FILES (2016) #11  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
X-FILES (2016) #11 SUBSCRIPTION VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
X-FILES DEVIATIONS 2017  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
X-FILES DEVIATIONS 2017 MASH-UP VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW IDW COMICS TOTALS:  $   77.85  $  11.68  $    66.17
     
 5) NEW IMAGE COMICS-15  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
EXTREMITY #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INVISIBLE REPUBLIC #15 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NAILBITER #30 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
PAPER GIRLS #12  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
RAT QUEENS #1 CVR A GIENI (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
RAT QUEENS #1 CVR B GIENI (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
RAT QUEENS #1 CVR C WOMENS HISTORY MONTH CHARITY VAR (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ROYAL CITY #1 (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ROYAL CITY #1 (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ROYAL CITY #1 CVR B WOMENS HISTORY MONTH CHARITY VAR (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
SAVAGE DRAGON #221 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
THINK TANK VOL 5 #1 CVR A EKEDAL  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
THINK TANK VOL 5 #1 CVR B EKEDAL  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WALKING DEAD #165 (MR)  $     2.99  $    0.45  $      2.54
WICKED & DIVINE #26 CVR C IMAGE TRIBUTE VAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW IMAGE COMICS TOTALS:  $   60.85  $    9.13  $    51.72
     
 6) NEW ACTION LAB COMICS-13  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ACTION LAB DOG OF WONDER #6 CVR A LEEDS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AMERIKARATE #1 CVR A ROTH (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AMERIKARATE #1 CVR B MASSA KICKLOOSE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AMERIKARATE #1 CVR C ELLIS DEATHSTARE (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AMERIKARATE #1 CVR D MCKAY EXPLOSIVE THREESOME (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
AMERIKARATE #1 CVR E APRIL ONEIL PHOTO (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
BRIGANDS #5 (OF 5) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOLLFACE ST PATRICKS DAY SP CVR A MENDOZA (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOLLFACE ST PATRICKS DAY SP CVR B TATTERED & TORN (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
DOLLFACE ST PATRICKS DAY SP CVR C POT O GOLD (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
DOLLFACE ST PATRICKS DAY SP CVR D POT TATTERED & TORN (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
DOLLFACE ST PATRICKS DAY SP CVR E ST PADDYS DAY GIRL (MR)  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
DOLLFACE ST PATRICKS DAY SP CVR F PADDYS TATTERED & TORN (MR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW ACTION LAB COMICS TOTALS:  $   60.87  $    9.13  $    51.74
     
 7) NEW ARCHIE COMICS-12  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT C2C EXC VAR  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR A REG ALITHA MARTINEZ  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR B VAR DEREK CHARM  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR C VAR ADAM GORHAM  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR D VAR ROBERT HACK  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR E SANDRA LANZ  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR F VAR MORITAT  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR G VAR DAN PARENT  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR H VAR THOMAS PITILLI  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR I VAR MATTHEW DOW SMITH  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR J VAR CORY SMITH  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR J VAR CORY SMITH  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
NEW ARCHIE COMICS TOTALS:  $   59.88  $    8.98  $    50.90
     
 8) NEW DYNAMITE COMICS-11  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
FLASH GORDON KINGS CROSS #5 (OF 5) CVR A HAMM  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FLASH GORDON KINGS CROSS #5 (OF 5) CVR B PARKER  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FLASH GORDON KINGS CROSS #5 (OF 5) CVR C EXC SUBSCRIPTION  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GREEN HORNET REIGN OF DEMON #4 (OF 4) CVR A LASHLEY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GREEN HORNET REIGN OF DEMON #4 (OF 4) CVR B MARQUES  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
INTERTWINED #5 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JAMES BOND #1 CVR A CASSADAY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JAMES BOND #1 CVR B REARDON  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JAMES BOND #1 CVR C MASTERS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JAMES BOND #1 CVR D MONTES  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
JAMES BOND #1 CVR E MORITAT  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW DYNAMITE COMICS TOTALS:  $   43.89  $    6.58  $    37.31
     
 9) NEW TITAN! COMICS-9  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ASSIGNMENT #3 (OF 3) CVR A SHIBAO  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
ASSIGNMENT #3 (OF 3) CVR B REIS  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
ASSIGNMENT #3 (OF 3) CVR C SCOTT  $     5.99  $    0.90  $      5.09
DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR THREE #3 CVR A IANNICIELLO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR THREE #3 CVR B PHOTO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 11TH YEAR THREE #3 CVR C ELLERBY CONNECTING  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 9TH #10 CVR A BOLSON  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 9TH #10 CVR B PHOTO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
DOCTOR WHO 9TH #10 CVR C ELLERBY  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW TITAN COMICS TOTALS:  $   41.91  $    6.29  $    35.62
     
 10) NEW BOOM! COMICS-8  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
ADVENTURE TIME #62   $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ADVENTURE TIME #62 SUBSCRIPTION WOLTJEN CVR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BIG TROUBLE LITTLE CHINA ESCAPE NEW YORK #6 BAYLISS CVR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BIG TROUBLE LITTLE CHINA ESCAPE NEW YORK #6 SUBSCRIPTION BRO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BRAVE CHEF BRIANNA #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GIANT DAYS #24  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GOLDIE VANCE #10  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
WOODS #30  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
NEW BOOM! COMICS TOTALS:  $   31.92  $    4.79  $    27.13
     
 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS-36  MSRP  DISC  YOU PAY
AGENTS OF PACT #1 CVR A ANWAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
AGENTS OF PACT #1 CVR B BLANK SKETCH 5 COPY INCV  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ALL TIME COMICS CRIME DESTROYER #1  $     4.99  $    0.75  $      4.24
ATOLL #2 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
BALTIMORE THE RED KINGDOM #2  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CALL OF DUTY ZOMBIES #3  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
CEREBUS IN HELL #2  $     4.00  $    0.60  $      3.40
DREGS #2 (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FAITH (ONGOING) #9 CVR A KANO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FAITH (ONGOING) #9 CVR B ANWAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FAITH (ONGOING) #9 CVR C SMART  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FOURTH PLANET #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
FREELANCE #1 CVR A PERKINS  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GFT RED AGENT HUMAN ORDER #4 CVR A GOH (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GFT RED AGENT HUMAN ORDER #4 CVR B SILVA (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GFT RED AGENT HUMAN ORDER #4 CVR C CASAS (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GFT RED AGENT HUMAN ORDER #4 CVR D MAHLE (MR)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GOLD DIGGER #239  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRIMM FAIRY TALES #3 CVR A SILVA  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRIMM FAIRY TALES #3 CVR B OTERO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRIMM FAIRY TALES #3 CVR C RUIZ  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
GRIMM FAIRY TALES #3 CVR D LEISTER  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HUNTERS OF SALAMANSTRA #2 CVR A MAIN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
HUNTERS OF SALAMANSTRA #2 CVR B JOSECO  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
KINGSWAY WEST #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MARRY ME #3 CVR A MAIN  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MARRY ME #3 CVR B MOKHTAR  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
MOTOR GIRL #4  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
ONCE AND FUTURE QUEEN #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
REICH #4 (OF 12) (MR)  $     3.00  $    0.45  $      2.55
ROCK & ROLL BIOGRAPHIES PANTERA  $     3.50  $    0.53  $      2.98
ROUGH RIDERS NATION #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SANTERIA THE GODDESS KISS #3 (OF 5) CVR A CAFARO (RES)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SANTERIA THE GODDESS KISS #3 (OF 5) CVR B LORENZANA (RES)  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
SMOKETOWN #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
STUFF OF LEGEND CALL TO ARMS #1  $     3.99  $    0.60  $      3.39
 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS TOTALS:  $ 143.17  $  21.48  $  121.69
     

 
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 NEW ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS-10  MSRP 
BATMAN 1966 BATPHONE BANK  $   29.99
DC GALLERY BATMAN TAS LAWYER HARLEY PVC FIGURE   $   45.00
DC GALLERY JLA TAS HUNTRESS PVC FIGURE   $   45.00
DC SUPER PETS BAT COW PLUSH FIGURE  $   15.00
DC SUPER PETS CRACKERS & GIGGLES PLUSH TOY 2 PACK  $   25.00
POP MARVEL BLACK BOLT PX BLACK VINYL FIGURE   $   14.99
POP MARVEL BLACK BOLT PX BLUE VINYL FIGURE  $   14.99
POP MARVEL CLASSIC LUKE CAGE PX VINYL FIGURE   $   14.99
POP MARVEL IRON FIST PX VIN FIG  $   14.99
X-FILES FLUKEMAN BUST BANK   $   22.99
 
 REORDER ACTION FIGURES STATUES MODELS-7  MSRP 
CAPTAIN AMERICA SUPER HERO MUG   $   15.99
DC MULTIVERSE 6IN BAT CREATURE AF  $   19.99
DC MULTIVERSE 6IN DKR ROBIN AF   $   19.99
DC MULTIVERSE 6IN SUPERDOOM AF  $   19.99
DC SUICIDE SQUAD MULTIVERSE 6IN DEADSHOT AF  $   19.99
DC SUICIDE SQUAD MULTIVERSE 6IN HARLEY QUINN AF  $   19.99
ROCK CANDY 1977 SUPERSTAR BARBIE  $   10.99
 
 NEW BOOKS & TRADE PAPERBACKS-20  MSRP 
ANIMOSITY TP VOL 01 (MR)  $   14.99
AQUAMAN TP VOL 08 OUT OF DARKNESS  $   16.99
BATMAN 66 MEETS STEED & MRS PEEL HC  $   24.99
CARNAGE USA TP NEW PTG  $   19.99
DEATH OF X TP  $   17.99
DISNEY PIXAR CARS COMICS TREASURY TP   $   19.99
KARNAK TP FLAW IN ALL THINGS  $   17.99
LUCIFER TP VOL 02 FATHER LUCIFER (MR)  $   16.99
LUMBERJANES GOTHAM ACADEMY TP   $   19.99
NEW AVENGERS BY BENDIS COMPLETE COLLECTION TP VOL 03  $   39.99
SUICIDE SQUAD TP VOL 01 THE BLACK VAULT (REBIRTH)  $   16.99
TITANS TP VOL 01 THE RETURN OF WALLY WEST (REBIRTH)  $   16.99
UNCLE SCROOGE HIMALAYAN HIDEOUT TP  $   12.99
WALKING DEAD TP VOL 27 WHISPERER WAR (MR)  $   14.99
X-FACTOR EPIC COLLECTION TP GENESIS AND APOCALYPSE (RES)  $   34.99
ZATANNA BY PAUL DINI TP  $   39.99
ART OF ALFREDO ALCALA SECRET TEACHINGS OF COMIC BOOK MASTER  $   14.95
SHADOW DOUBLE NOVEL VOL 115 KEEPERS GOLD & FORGOTTEN GOLD  $   14.95
WARHAMMER 40K FORGES OF MARS OMNIBUS SC   $   21.00
WARHAMMER 40K WAR WITHOUT END   $     9.99
 
 REORDER BOOKS/TRADES-2  MSRP 
CHRISTMAS CAROL NIGHT THAT CHANGED ELIZA SCROOGE HC  $   19.99
RETURN OF THE GREMLINS HC   $   19.99
 
 NEW GAMES-2  MSRP 
MARVEL HEROCLIX DEADPOOL AND X-FORCE BOOSTER PACK  $   12.99
MARVEL HEROCLIX DEADPOOL AND X-FORCE FAST FORCES 6PK   $   16.99
 
 REORDER GAMES-1  MSRP 
MARVEL HEROCLIX SUPERIOR FOES OF SPIDER-MAN BOOSTER PACK  $   12.99
 
 NEW MAGAZINES-6  MSRP 
ARCHIE 75TH ANNIV DIGEST #7  $     6.99
B & V FRIENDS COMICS ANNUAL DIGEST #253  $     5.99
GAME TRADE MAGAZINE #205

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IMAGE PLUS #11 (WALKING DEAD HERES NEGAN PT 11)   $     1.99
MARVEL PREVIEWS #20 MARCH 2017  $     1.25
PREVIEWS #342 MARCH 2017  $     3.99
 
 NEW VARIANTS-11  MSRP 
AMERICA #1 MCKELVIE 1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
ANIMAL NOIR #1  1:4 VARIANT  TBA 
BULLSEYE #2  1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
CINEMA PURGATORIO #8 ANCIENT TOME PREMIUM VARIANT  $     9.99
COSMIC SCOUNDRELS #1  1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
EXTREMITY #1 RETAILER APPRECIATION VARIANT  TBA 
FAITH (ONGOING) #9 CVR D ST ONGE  1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
FREELANCE #1 CVR B BLANK SKETCH  1:5 VARIANT  TBA 
JAMES BOND #1 CVR F LOBOSCO DESIGN  1:10 VARIANT  TBA 
MONSTERS UNLEASHED #4 VIDEO GAME 1:25 VARIANT  TBA 
RIVERDALE ONE SHOT CVR K VAR BLANK SKETCH VARIANT  TBA 
 
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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 Gallery: Batman TAS Lawyer Harley PVC Figure 6/28/2017 3/1/2017 10
DC Super Pets: Bat Cow Plush Figure 3/29/2017 3/1/2017 10
DC Super Pets: Crackers & Giggles Plush Toy 2 Pack 3/29/2017 3/1/2017 10
POP! Marvel: Black Bolt PX Blue Vinyl Figure 2/1/2017 3/1/2017 10
POP! Marvel: Classic Luke Cage PX Vinyl Figure 2/1/2017 3/1/2017 10
POP! Marvel: Iron Fist PX Vin. Fig 2/1/2017 3/1/2017 10
     
 BOOKS & MAGAZINES      
Corto Maltese GN In Siberia 2/22/2017 3/1/2017 3
Powers Definitive HC Collection Vol. 7: Bureau Saga HC 6/7/2017 6/21/2017 3
Transformers: Autocracy Trilogy HC 3/8/2017 3/1/2017 3
     
 COMICS      
All Star Batman #8 Std./Vars. 3/8/2017 3/15/2017 1
Doom Patrol #5 (MR) Std./Var. 3/8/2017 3/15/2017 1
Powers #8 (MR) Reg./Vars. 3/15/2017 3/22/2017 1
Uncanny Avengers #21 3/8/2017 3/15/2017 1
     
 GAMING      
Marvel Heroclix Deadpool and X-Force Booster Brick 3/29/2017 3/1/2017 5
     
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AF=Action Figure(s)
ANMN=All New Marvel Now
ANNIV=Anniversary
ASST=Assortment
AUXILIARY ED=The designation Avatar Comics assigns to it's 2nd Prints
BK=Book
BLK=Black
CCG=Collectable Card Game
COLL ED=Collected Edition
COLL MAG=Collector's Magazine
CURR PRTG=Current Printing
CVR=Cover
DM=Direct Market (Comic Book Stores only)
ED=Edition
DCU=DC Universe
DLX=Deluxe
FRGTN RLMS=Forgotten Realms
GN=Graphic Novel
GORE=Gory cover image
HC=Hard Cover
INCV=Incentive Cover
LTD ED=Limited Edition
MED=Medium (as in a "Medium Sized Statue")
MLB=Major League Baseball
MMPB=Mass Media Paper Back
MMW=Marvel Master Works
MTME=Transformers More Than Meets the Eye
(MR)=Mature Readers, this item is NOT intended for younger or more sensitive readers.
N52=DC's New 52
NBA=National Basketball Association
NBA=National Basketball Association
NFL=National Football League
NHL=National Hockey League
NOTE PRICE=Price differs from this titles regular price.
NOW=Marvel NOW!
O/A=Order Again
PKT=Pocket
PTG=Printing
PX=Previews Exclusive
Reg./Var.=Regular Cover/Variant Cover
(RES)=Re-solicited Item
RI VARIANT=a Retailer Incentive Variant cover
RID=Transformers Robots In Disguise
SC=Soft Cover
SGN=Signed
SER=Series
STD ED=Standard Edition
SUB=Subscription as is variant Subscription Cover
SUB VAR=Subscription Variant
TBA=To Be Announced
TNG=Referencing Star Trek "THE NEXT GENERATION"
TOS=Referencing Star Trek "THE ORIGINAL SERIES"
TP=Trade Paperback
T/C=Trading Card
T/S=Tee-Shirt
VAR=Variant
VAR ED=Variant Edition
VOL or V.=Volume
WRAP=Wraparound cover

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