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LAST WEEKS SHIPPING►

-LETS TALK THIS WEEKS SHIPPING-

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-THIS WEEKS HIGHLIGHTS-

TOP TEN COMICS

BASED THIS WEEKS ORDERING

  1) UNCANNY X-MEN #2
  2) BATMAN #59
  3) IMMORTAL HULK #9
  4) JUSTICE LEAGUE #12 (DROWNED EARTH)
  5) WEB OF VENOM CARNAGE BORN #1
  6) ASTONISHING X-MEN #17
  7) TONY STARK IRON MAN #6
  8) MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #2 (OF 6)
  9) JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #5
10) PUNISHER #4

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COSMIC GHOST RIDER #4 (OF 5) 2ND PTG BURNETT VAR
MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #1 (OF 6) 2ND PTG FOREMAN VAR
SHURI #1 2ND PTG ROMERO VAR
SPIDER-GEDDON #1 (OF 5) 2ND PTG MOLINA VAR
X-MEN BLACK JUGGERNAUT #1 2ND PTG CRYSTAL VAR
X-MEN BLACK MYSTIQUE #1 2ND PTG FAILLA VAR

5 GAME COMICS

GAME RELATED TITLES FOR THIS WEEK

BLOODBORNE #7 HEALING THIRST CVR A WALSH (MR)
BLOODBORNE #7 HEALING THIRST CVR B KOWALSKI (MR)
BLOODBORNE #7 HEALING THIRST CVR C WORM (MR)
INJUSTICE 2 ANNUAL #2
KNIGHTS OF THE DINNER TABLE #260

17 FIRST ISSUES

LOOKING FOR A NEW SERIES?
THESE TITLES WILL ALL ARRIVE ON
112118

AMERICAN CARNAGE #1 (MR)
BETTIE PAGE #1
CONSPIRACY THE ILLUMINATI #1 (OF 5)
CRIMSON LOTUS #1 (OF 5)
DREDD FINAL JUDGEMENT #1 (MR)
GO-BOTS #1
INFINITY WARS GHOST PANTHER #1 (OF 2)
JOHN CARPENTER TALES OF SCI FI STANDOFF #1 (OF 5)
KNIGHTS OF THE GOLDEN SUN #1
LIGHTSTEP #1 (OF 5)
MIDDLEWEST #1
NIGHT MOVES #1 (OF 5)
RICK & MORTY PRESENTS PICKLE RICK #1
SMOOTH CRIMINALS #1
SPIDER-MAN ENTER THE SPIDER-VERSE #1
SUKEBAN TURBO #1 (OF 4)
WEB OF VENOM CARNAGE BORN #1

11 LAST ISSUES

IT'S THE FINAL LAP
FOR THESE CHERISHED TITLES

ASTONISHING X-MEN #17
BLACK AF WIDOWS & ORPHANS #4 (MR)
DEVIL WITHIN #2 (OF 4) (MR)
LA MUERTA RETRIBUTION #2 (OF 2) (MR)
LONG CON #5
NEW WORLD #5 (OF 5)
OPTIMUS PRIME #25
PESTILENCE STORY OF SATAN #5 (MR)
REAL SCIENCE ADVENTURES NICODEMUS JOB #5
STELLAR #6
TANGLED HAIR RAISING ADVENTURES #3 (OF 3)

-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 ranks this weeks TOP 10 shippers by the number of SKU's they sent out this week. In the case of a tie, the shipper with the higher cumulative MSRP is given top poll position in the rankings.

 112118 RANKINGS

# TITLES

  COVER PRICE 

15% OFF

 YOU PAY 

  1) MARVEL

42

 $                 173.58

 $         26.04

 $       147.54

  2) DC

24

 $                    93.76

 $         14.06

 $         79.70

  3) IDW

23

 $                    91.78

 $         13.77

 $         78.01

  4) DYNAMITE

23

 $                    91.77

 $         13.77

 $         78.00

  5) IMAGE

17

 $                    67.83

 $         10.17

 $         57.66

  6) ARCHIE

13

 $                    51.87

 $           7.78

 $         44.09

  7) BOOM!

8

 $                    31.92

 $           4.79

 $         27.13

  8) DARK HORSE

6

 $                    24.94

 $           3.74

 $         21.20

  9) TITAN

6

 $                    23.94

 $           3.59

 $         20.35

10) AVATAR/BOUNDLESS

5

 $                    33.95

 $           5.09

 $         28.86

       INDIE COMICS

35

 $                 149.61

 $         22.44

 $       127.17

TOTALS:

202

 $            834.95

 $    125.24

 $    709.71

NEW COMICS COST HOW MUCH?!?:  Here's the price point breakdown for the Week of 11/21/18. This coming week, there are 202 NEW COMICS shipping with a total of SEVEN price points ranging from $1.00 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!

112118 PRICE POINTS

# SHIPPING

  COVER PRICE 

15% OFF

 YOU PAY 

$1.00

1

 $                      1.00

 $           0.15

 $           0.85

$2.99

3

 $                      8.97

 $           1.35

 $           7.62

$3.99

173

 $                 690.27

 $      103.54

 $       586.73

$4.95

1

 $                      4.95

 $           0.74

 $           4.21

$4.99

18

 $                    89.82

 $         13.47

 $         76.35

$5.99

4

 $                    23.96

 $           3.59

 $         20.37

$7.99

2

 $                    15.98

 $           2.40

 $         13.58

TOTALS:

202

 $            834.95

 $    125.24

 $    709.71

-THIS WEEKS STORE SALES-

25% OFF OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK

UNCANNY X-MEN #2

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Ed Brisson & Various (A) R. B. Silva (CA) Leinil Francis Yu

New ongoing series kicking off with a 10-part weekly epic, the flagship X-Men series that started it all is back and better than ever! Starting with a mysterious and tragic disappearance, the X-Men are drawn into what might be...their final adventure?! Rated T+

COVER PRICE:

 $3.99

ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:

 $2.99

25% OFF OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK

TEEN TITANS GO #31

DC COMICS
(W) Matthew K. Manning, Derek Fridolfs (A) Agnes Garbowska

When Robin catches Starfire, Raven and Cyborg making paper airplanes, he warns them that they're dangerously close to unlocking "The Deadliest Art": origami. Then, the Titans are shunned by social media elites when a bad after-action photo reveals them as "Posers." Can they finalize a successful stance in time to defeat their next great menace?

COVER PRICE:

 $2.99

ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:

 $2.24

SAVE  ALMOST $20.00 0N THESE BOOKS THIS WEEK!

 25% OFF ALL WEEK LONG

 COVER PRICE 

YOU SAVE

 YOU PAY 

TEEN TITANS GO #31

 $                       2.99

 $           0.75

 $             2.24

UNCANNY X-MEN #2

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

 

 

 

 25% OFF these 17 other 1st Issues on 112118

 COVER PRICE 

YOU SAVE

 YOU PAY 

AMERICAN CARNAGE #1 (MR)

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

BETTIE PAGE #1 

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

CONSPIRACY THE ILLUMINATI #1 (OF 5) 

 $                       4.99

 $           1.25

 $             3.74

CRIMSON LOTUS #1 (OF 5)

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

DREDD FINAL JUDGEMENT #1 (MR)

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

GO-BOTS #1 

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

INFINITY WARS GHOST PANTHER #1 (OF 2)

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

JOHN CARPENTER TALES OF SCI FI STANDOFF #1 (OF 5) 

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

KNIGHTS OF THE GOLDEN SUN #1

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

LIGHTSTEP #1 (OF 5)

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

MIDDLEWEST #1 

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

NIGHT MOVES #1 (OF 5) 

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

RICK & MORTY PRESENTS PICKLE RICK #1

 $                       4.99

 $           1.25

 $             3.74

SMOOTH CRIMINALS #1

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

SPIDER-MAN ENTER THE SPIDER-VERSE #1

 $                       4.99

 $           1.25

 $             3.74

SUKEBAN TURBO #1 (OF 4) 

 $                       3.99

 $           1.00

 $             2.99

WEB OF VENOM CARNAGE BORN #1

 $                       4.99

 $           1.25

 $             3.74

 $                    78.81

 $         19.70

 $         59.11

"1st DAY SALE" BOOK OF THE WEEK Titles are 25% OFF only on the FIRST FULL week of their release.
"1st DAY SALE" FIRST ISSUE Titles are 25% OFF only on the first day of their release.
All discounts apply only for one copy of each individual item and only while supplies last.

HERO OF THE MONTH SALE NOVEMBER 2018: X-MEN
  X-MEN MONTH at Alternate Reality begins October 1st and our entire stock of X-MEN Trade Paperbacks are all discounted...
25% OFF ALL MONTH LONG!
 

Also save this month on...

-THIS WEEKS SHIPPING-

206 NEW & RETURNING COMICS ARRIVE THIS WEEK

15% OFF ALL OF THE NEW COMICS BELOW,
EVERYDAY THIS WEEK
(112118-112718) FOR EVERYONE!

 1) NEW MARVEL COMICS-42

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

ASTONISHING X-MEN #17

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ASTONISHING X-MEN #17 ROSS UNCANNY X-MEN VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

COSMIC GHOST RIDER #4 (OF 5) 2ND PTG BURNETT VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DOCTOR STRANGE #8

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DOCTOR STRANGE #8 BRADSHAW UNCANNY X-MEN VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

IMMORTAL HULK #9

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

IMMORTAL HULK #9 ART ADAMS UNCANNY X-MEN VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

INFINITY WARS GHOST PANTHER #1 (OF 2)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

INFINITY WARS GHOST PANTHER #1 (OF 2) KUBERT CONNECTING VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

INFINITY WARS GHOST PANTHER #1 (OF 2) RAMOS DESIGN  VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

INFINITY WARS SLEEPWALKER #3 (OF 4)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #1 (OF 6) 2ND PTG FOREMAN VAR

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #2 (OF 6)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #2 (OF 6) ANDREWS CONNECTING VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #37

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MR AND MRS X #5

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PUNISHER #4

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SHURI #1 2ND PTG ROMERO VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SHURI #2

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SHURI #2 MOVIE VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SPIDER-FORCE #2 (OF 3) SG

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SPIDER-GEDDON #1 (OF 5) 2ND PTG MOLINA VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SPIDER-GEDDON #4 (OF 5)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SPIDER-GEDDON #4 (OF 5) IN HYUK LEE CONNECTING VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SPIDER-MAN ENTER THE SPIDER-VERSE #1

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

STAR WARS #57

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

STAR WARS #57 CHRISTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

STAR WARS SOLO ADAPTATION #2 (OF 7)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

TONY STARK IRON MAN #6

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

TONY STARK IRON MAN #6

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

TONY STARK IRON MAN #6 JONG JU KIM MARVEL BATTLE LINES VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

UNCANNY X-MEN #2

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

UNCANNY X-MEN #2 CHRISTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

WEAPON H #10

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

WEAPON X #26

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

WEB OF VENOM CARNAGE BORN #1

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

WEB OF VENOM CARNAGE BORN #1 BEDERMAN VAR

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

WEST COAST AVENGERS #4

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

WEST COAST AVENGERS #4 NAKAYAMA VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

WEST COAST AVENGERS #4 UNCANNY X-MEN VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

X-MEN BLACK JUGGERNAUT #1 2ND PTG CRYSTAL VAR

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

X-MEN BLACK MYSTIQUE #1 2ND PTG FAILLA VAR

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

NEW MARVEL COMICS TOTALS:

 $ 173.58

 $  26.04

 $  147.54

 

 

 

 2) NEW DC COMICS-24

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

AMERICAN CARNAGE #1 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

AMERICAN CARNAGE #1 VAR ED (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

AQUAMAN #42 (DROWNED EARTH)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

AQUAMAN #42 VAR ED (DROWNED EARTH)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BATMAN #59

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BATMAN #59 VAR ED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

COVER #3 (OF 6) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

COVER #3 (OF 6) VAR ED (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DAMAGE #11

 $     2.99

 $    0.45

 $      2.54

HARLEY QUINN #54

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

HARLEY QUINN #54 VAR ED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

INJUSTICE 2 ANNUAL #2

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

JUSTICE LEAGUE #12 (DROWNED EARTH)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUSTICE LEAGUE #12 VAR ED (DROWNED EARTH)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #5

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #5 VAR ED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

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LUCIFER #2 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NIGHTWING #53

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NIGHTWING #53 VAR ED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PEARL #4 (OF 6) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SIDEWAYS #10

 $     2.99

 $    0.45

 $      2.54

TEEN TITANS #24

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

TEEN TITANS #24 VAR ED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

TEEN TITANS GO #31

 $     2.99

 $    0.45

 $      2.54

NEW DC COMICS TOTALS:

 $   93.76

 $  14.06

 $    79.70

 

 

 

 3) NEW IDW COMICS-23

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

ATOMIC ROBO GREATEST HITS

 $     1.00

 $    0.15

 $      0.85

BUBBA HO-TEP & COSMIC BLOOD-SUCKERS #4 CVR A RIVAS

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BUBBA HO-TEP & COSMIC BLOOD-SUCKERS #4 CVR B GALUSHA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DICK TRACY DEAD OR ALIVE #2 (OF 4) CVR A ALLRED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DICK TRACY DEAD OR ALIVE #2 (OF 4) CVR B TOMMASO

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO SILENT OPTION #2 (OF 4) CVR A DI

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO SILENT OPTION #2 (OF 4) CVR A DI

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

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GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO SILENT OPTION #2 (OF 4) CVR B LO

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

GO-BOTS #1 CVR A SCIOLI

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

GO-BOTS #1 CVR B BLANK SKETCH

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUDGE DREDD TOXIC #2 CVR A BUCKINGHAM

 $     3.99

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JUDGE DREDD TOXIC #2 CVR B GALLAGHER

 $     3.99

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MY LITTLE PONY NIGHTMARE KNIGHTS #2 CVR A FLEECS

 $     3.99

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MY LITTLE PONY NIGHTMARE KNIGHTS #2 CVR B HICKEY

 $     3.99

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NIGHT MOVES #1 (OF 5) CVR A BURNHAM

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

OPTIMUS PRIME #25 CVR A ZAMA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

OPTIMUS PRIME #25 CVR B COLLER

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

REAL SCIENCE ADVENTURES NICODEMUS JOB #5 CVR A MCCLAREN

 $     3.99

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 $      3.39

REAL SCIENCE ADVENTURES NICODEMUS JOB #5 CVR B GOUX

 $     3.99

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 $      3.39

SUKEBAN TURBO #1 (OF 4) CVR A SANTOS

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

TANGLED HAIR RAISING ADVENTURES #3 (OF 3) CVR A PETROVICH 

 $     3.99

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 $      3.39

TMNT URBAN LEGENDS #7 CVR A FOSCO

 $     3.99

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TMNT URBAN LEGENDS #7 CVR B FOSCO & LARSEN

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW IDW TOTALS:

 $   91.78

 $  13.77

 $    78.01

 

 

 

 4) NEW DYNAMITE COMICS-23

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DISC

 YOU PAY

BETTIE PAGE #1 CVR A ROYLE (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BETTIE PAGE #1 CVR B CHANTLER (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BETTIE PAGE #1 CVR C WILLIAMS (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BETTIE PAGE #1 CVR D OHTA (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

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BETTIE PAGE #1 CVR E PHOTO (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DEJAH THORIS #10 CVR A GALINDO

 $     3.99

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DEJAH THORIS #10 CVR B MCKONE

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 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DEJAH THORIS #10 CVR C QUALANO

 $     3.99

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GAME OF THRONES CLASH OF KINGS #14 CVR A MILLER (MR)

 $     3.99

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 $      3.39

GAME OF THRONES CLASH OF KINGS #14 CVR B SUBSCRIPTION RUBI (

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 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARS ATTACKS #2 CVR A HENDERSON

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 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARS ATTACKS #2 CVR B COLEMAN

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 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARS ATTACKS #2 CVR C MARRON

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARS ATTACKS #2 CVR D HACK

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MARS ATTACKS #2 CVR E SCHWEIZER SUB VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4 CVR A MATTINA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4 CVR B BENES

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4 CVR C ROYLE

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4 CVR D TAN

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4 CVR E SEGOVIA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4 CVR F DAVILA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

XENA #10 CVR A DAVILA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

XENA #10 CVR B CIFUENTES

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW  DYNAMITE COMICS TOTALS:

 $   91.77

 $  13.77

 $    78.00

 

 

 

 5) NEW IMAGE COMICS-17

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

BURNOUTS #3 CVR A BURNHAM (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BURNOUTS #3 CVR B GEOFFO (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BURNOUTS #3 CVR C JOHNSON (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

COLD SPOTS #4 (OF 5) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DAYS OF HATE #10 (OF 12) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

EAST OF WEST #40 CVR A DRAGOTTA (RES)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

EAST OF WEST #40 CVR B VIRGIN VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

EVOLUTION #12 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

EXORSISTERS #2 CVR A LAGACE & PANTAZIS

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

EXORSISTERS #2 CVR B PARENT

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MIDDLEWEST #1 CVR A HUDDLESTON (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW WORLD #5 (OF 5) CVR A MOORE & MULLER (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW WORLD #5 (OF 5) CVR B MOORE & MULLER (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

RUMBLE #9 CVR A RUBIN (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

RUMBLE #9 CVR B FEGREDO (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SAVAGE DRAGON #240 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

STELLAR #6

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW IMAGE COMICS TOTALS:

 $   67.83

 $  10.17

 $    57.66

 

 

 

 6) NEW ARCHIE COMICS-13

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

ARCHIE #700 CVR A

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR B ALLRED

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR C DOW SMITH

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR D FRANCAVILLA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR E HACK

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR F MACK

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR G MOK

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR H PITILLI

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR I RENAUD

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ARCHIE #700 CVR J WALSH

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUGHEAD THE HUNGER #10 CVR A GORHAM (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUGHEAD THE HUNGER #10 CVR B DOW SMITH (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JUGHEAD THE HUNGER #10 CVR C YARDLEY (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW ARCHIE COMICS TOTALS:

 $   51.87

 $    7.78

 $    44.09

 

 

 

 7) NEW BOOM! COMICS-8

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

BLACK BADGE #4 FOC ALLEN INCV

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BLACK BADGE #4 MAIN & MIX

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LOW ROAD WEST #3 (OF 5)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LUMBERJANES #56

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LUMBERJANES #56 PREORDER LAIHO VAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SMOOTH CRIMINALS #1

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SMOOTH CRIMINALS #1 (OF 12) FOC FRANQUIZ INCV

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

STEVEN UNIVERSE ONGOING #22 

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW BOOM! TOTALS:

 $   31.92

 $    4.79

 $    27.13

 

 

 

 8) NEW DARK HORSE COMICS-6

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

BLACK HAMMER AGE OF DOOM #7 CVR A TOMMASO

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BLACK HAMMER AGE OF DOOM #7 CVR B WARD

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

CRIMSON LOTUS #1 (OF 5)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LIGHTSTEP #1 (OF 5)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

OLIVIA TWIST #3 (MR)

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

WHISPERING DARK #2

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW DARK HORSE COMICS TOTALS:

 $   24.94

 $    3.74

 $    21.20

 

 

 

 9) NEW TITAN COMICS-6

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

BLOODBORNE #7 HEALING THIRST CVR A WALSH (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BLOODBORNE #7 HEALING THIRST CVR B KOWALSKI (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BLOODBORNE #7 HEALING THIRST CVR C WORM (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEWBURY & HOBBES #3 (OF 4) UNDYING CVR A BOULTWOOD

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEWBURY & HOBBES #3 (OF 4) UNDYING CVR B GLASS

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

RIVERS OF LONDON #2 (OF 4) ACTION AT A DISTANCE (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW TITAN COMICS TOTALS:

 $   23.94

 $    3.59

 $    20.35

 

 

 

 10) NEW AVATAR/BOUNDLESS COMICS-5

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

BELLADONNA FIRE FURY #10 (MR)

 $     5.99

 $    0.90

 $      5.09

BELLADONNA FIRE FURY #10 KILLER BODY (MR)

 $     5.99

 $    0.90

 $      5.09

BELLADONNA FIRE FURY #10 NUDE (MR)

 $     7.99

 $    1.20

 $      6.79

BELLADONNA FIRE FURY #10 WRAP (MR)

 $     5.99

 $    0.90

 $      5.09

BELLADONNA FIRE FURY #10 WRAP NUDE

 $     7.99

 $    1.20

 $      6.79

NEW AVATAR/BOUNDLESS COMICS TOTALS:

 $   33.95

 $    5.09

 $    28.86

 

 

 

 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS-35

 MSRP 

DISC

 YOU PAY

ANNE BONNIE #8 (RES)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

BLACK AF WIDOWS & ORPHANS #4 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

CATALYST PRIME SUMMIT #10

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

CONSPIRACY THE ILLUMINATI #1 (OF 5) CVR A COLAPIETRO

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

CONSPIRACY THE ILLUMINATI #1 (OF 5) CVR B ROSETE

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

DEVIL WITHIN #2 (OF 4) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

DREDD FINAL JUDGEMENT #1 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

ENCOUNTER #8

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

FAMILY GRAVES #3 (OF 4) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

FATHOM VOL 7 #5 CVR A OUM

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

FATHOM VOL 7 #5 CVR B RENNA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

HELLICIOUS #4 (OF 6) (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

HOT LUNCH SPECIAL #4 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

INFINITY 8 #7 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

JOHN CARPENTER TALES OF SCI FI STANDOFF AR CVR #1 (OF 5) (MR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

KNIGHTS OF THE DINNER TABLE #260

 $     5.99

 $    0.90

 $      5.09

KNIGHTS OF THE GOLDEN SUN #1

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LA MUERTA RETRIBUTION #2 (OF 2) (MR)

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

LA MUERTA RETRIBUTION #2 (OF 2) DEATH BED ED (MR)

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

LAST SPACE RACE #2

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LOLLIPOP KIDS #2

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LONG CON #5

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LONG LOST PART TWO #4

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

LOVE & ROCKETS MAGAZINE #6 

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

MAE VOL 2 #4

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

MORELLA PRESENTS VEROTIKA RETURNS SPECIAL #5 (MR)

 $     4.95

 $    0.74

 $      4.21

PESTILENCE STORY OF SATAN #5 (MR)

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

QUANTUM & WOODY (2017) #12 CVR A JOTHIKUMAR

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

RICK & MORTY PRESENTS PICKLE RICK #1 CVR A

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

RICK & MORTY PRESENTS PICKLE RICK #1 CVR B DEWEY VAR

 $     4.99

 $    0.75

 $      4.24

SHADOWMAN (2018) #9 CVR A ZONJIC

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SHADOWMAN (2018) #9 CVR B GRANT

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SHADOWMAN (2018) #9 CVR C VEREGGE

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SOULFIRE VOL 7 #5 CVR A LADJOUZE

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

SOULFIRE VOL 7 #5 CVR B CAMPETELLA

 $     3.99

 $    0.60

 $      3.39

NEW INDIE COMICS TOTALS:

 $ 149.61

 $  22.44

 $  127.17

 

 

 


 REORDER COMICS-4

 MSRP 

BEASTS OF BURDEN WISE DOGS AND ELDRITCH MEN #3 (OF 4) CVR A

 $     3.99

DF BATMAN #50 SGN TOM KING 

 $   49.99

HEY KIDS COMICS #3 (MR)

 $     3.99

JOHN CARPENTER TALES OF SCI FI STANDOFF #4 (OF 5) (MR)

 $     3.99

 

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 NEW ACTION FIGURES, STATUES, MODELS-1

 MSRP 

POP MARVEL DEADPOOL PARODY DEADPOOL IN ROBE VINYL FIG 

 $   10.99

 

 REORDER ACTION FIGURES/STATUES/MODELS-13

 MSRP 

CW GALLERY SUPERGIRL PVC FIGURE

 $   45.00

DARK TOWER GALLERY GUNSLINGER PVC FIG 

 $   45.00

MARVEL GALLERY IRONHEART PVC FIG

 $   45.00

MARVEL GALLERY NETFLIX PUNISHER PVC FIG 

 $   45.00

MARVEL SELECT BEAST COMIC AF

 $   24.99

MARVEL SELECT IRON MAN AF 

 $   24.99

MARVEL SELECT JUGGERNAUT AF

 $   28.00

MARVEL SELECT SABRETOOTH AF

 $   24.99

MARVEL SELECT ULTIMATE IRON MAN ACTION FIGURE

 $   24.99

MARVEL SELECT WOLVERINE AF

 $   24.99

POP MARVEL BLACK PANTHER ERIK KILLMONGER VIN FIG 

 $   10.99

STAR TREK TOS BUST BANK KIRK

 $   22.99

WALKING DEAD LUCILLE FULL SIZE 34IN BAT BLOODY 

 $   29.99

 

 NEW BOOKS & TRADE PAPERBACKS-17

 MSRP 

24 PANELS TP

 $   16.99

AMAZING SPIDER-MAN RENEW YOUR VOWS TP VOL 04 ARE YOU OKAY AN

 $   15.99

AQUAMAN WAR FOR THE THRONE TP NEW ED

 $   12.99

BATMAN KNIGHTQUEST THE SEARCH TP

 $   19.99

GILLBERT THE LITTLE MERMAN GN VOL 01

 $     9.99

HARLEYS LITTLE BLACK BOOK TP

 $   24.99

IMMORTAL HULK TP VOL 01 OR IS HE BOTH

 $   15.99

JUSTICE LEAGUE POWER RANGERS TP

 $   16.99

JUSTICE LEAGUE TP VOL 01 THE TOTALITY TP

 $   17.99

MARVEL THANOS TITAN CONSUMED YA HC NOVEL 

 $   17.99

MOTHERLANDS TP (MR)

 $   16.99

PETER PARKER SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN TP VOL 04 COMING HOME

 $   19.99

POWERS TP BOOK 01 NEW ED (MR)

 $   29.99

RESIDENT ALIEN TP VOL 05 AN ALIEN IN NEW YORK 

 $   14.99

SPIDEY SCHOOLS OUT MPGN TP

 $   14.99

UNNATURAL TP VOL 01 AWAKENING (MR)

 $     9.99

VENOM BY DONNY CATES TP VOL 01 REX

 $   17.99

 

 REORDER BOOKS-34

 MSRP 

BANE CONQUEST TP

 $   29.99

BATMAN & THE JUSTICE LEAGUE MANGA TP VOL 01

 $   12.99

BATMAN THE KILLING JOKE SPECIAL ED HC

 $   17.99

BATMAN THE LONG HALLOWEEN TP

 $   24.99

BATMAN WHITE KNIGHT TP

 $   19.99

BEN REILLY SCARLET SPIDER TP VOL 04 DAMNATION

 $   15.99

BLACK LIGHTNING COLD DEAD HANDS TP

 $   16.99

BLACK LIGHTNING TP 01

 $   19.99

CABLE TP VOL 03 PAST FEARS

 $   15.99

CEREBUS TP VOL 15 LATTER DAYS

 $   35.00

CIVIL WAR TP

 $   24.99

DAMAGE TP VOL 01 OUT OF CONTROL

 $   16.99

DARK KNIGHT III THE MASTER RACE TP

 $   24.99

DEADPOOL KILLS MARVEL UNIVERSE TP

 $   14.99

FLASH TP VOL 07 PERFECT STORM

 $   16.99

FRANKENSTEIN ALIVE ALIVE HC THE COMPLETE COLLECTION 

 $   24.99

HAL JORDAN & THE GREEN LANTERN CORPS TP VOL 06 ZODS WILL

 $   14.99

HULK WORLD WAR HULK II TP

 $   17.99

INFINITY COUNTDOWN COMPANION TP

 $   17.99

INFINITY COUNTDOWN DARKHAWK TP

 $   15.99

JUSTICE LEAGUE NO JUSTICE TP

 $   16.99

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA TP VOL 05 DEADLY FABLE

 $   19.99

JUSTICE LEAGUE TP VOL 07 JUSTICE LOST

 $   14.99

MARVEL KNIGHTS BLACK WIDOW BY GRAYSON & RUCKA TP (MR)

 $   19.99

MARVEL KNIGHTS DAREDEVIL BY SMITH & QUESADA TP GUARDIAN DEVI

 $   19.99

MARVEL KNIGHTS FANTASTIC FOUR BY MORRISON & LEE TP 1234

 $   15.99

MY HEROES HAVE ALWAYS BEEN JUNKIES HC (MR)

 $   16.99

NIGHTWING TP VOL 06 THE UNTOUCHABLE

 $   19.99

RICANSTRUCTION REMINISCING & REBUILDING PUERTO RICO TP

 $   19.99

SKYWARD TP VOL 01 MY LOW-G LIFE

 $     9.99

SPIDER-VERSE TP

 $   50.00

TERRIFICS TP VOL 01 MEET THE TERRIFICS

 $   16.99

VENOM ADVENTURES DIGEST

 $     9.99

WAKANDA FOREVER TP

 $   15.99

 

 NEW MAGAZINES-1

 MSRP 

B & V FRIENDS JUMBO COMICS DIGEST #265

 $     6.99

 

 REORDER MAGAZINES-1

 MSRP 

LOCUS #687 

 $     7.50

 

 NEW VARIANTS-16

 MSRP 

BETTIE PAGE #1 PHOTO VIRGIN 1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

BUBBA HO-TEP & COSMIC BLOOD-SUCKERS #4 1:5 VARIANT

 $     9.99

DEJAH THORIS #10 GALINDO B&W 1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

DICK TRACY DEAD OR ALIVE #2 (OF 4) ALLRED  1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

GI JOE A REAL AMERICAN HERO SILENT OPTION #2 (OF 4) 1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

GO-BOTS #1  SHAW  1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

MARS ATTACKS #2 HENDERSON VIRGIN 1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

MARVEL KNIGHTS 20TH #2 (OF 6) JAE LEE  1:25 VARIANT

 $   19.99

MIDDLEWEST #1 CVR B CORONA 1:10 VARIANT

 $   12.99

MIDDLEWEST #1 CVR C YOUNG  1:20 VARIANT

 $   24.99

OPTIMUS PRIME #25 GRIFFITH 1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

PROJECT SUPERPOWERS #4MATTINA VIRGIN  1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

SHURI #2 RICHARDSON 1:25 VARIANT

 $   19.99

SMOOTH CRIMINALS #1 FLORES 1:10 VARIANT

 $     9.99

SPIDER-GEDDON #4 (OF 5) GARRON 1:25 VARIANT

 $   19.99

UNCANNY X-MEN #2 GARRON 1:25 VARIANT

 $   19.99

 

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ABBREVIATIONS KEY TO THIS PAGE

"What does it mean above when it sez...."

2ND PTG VAR=Second Printing Variant
AF=Action Figure(s)
ANMN=All New Marvel Now
ANNIV=Anniversary
AOD=Army Of Darkness
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)
DCU=DC Universe
DLX=Deluxe
ED=Edition
EXE=Exclusive
FIG=Figure
FRGTN RLMS=Forgotten Realms
GN=Graphic Novel
GORE=Gory cover image
HC=Hard Cover
INCV=Incentive Cover
LEG= Legacy as in Marvel Legacy
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
SE=Secret Empire
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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