NEW COMIC WEDNESDAY #1495
289 TOTAL ITEMS GO ON SALE STARTING AT 7:00AM WEDNESDAY
ALTERING YOUR REALITY EVERYDAY SINCE 1994!

-THIS WEEKS HIGHLIGHTS-

OUR TOP TEN COMICS FOR THIS WEEK
RANKING IS BASED ON OUR ORDERING FOR THE WEEK

1) BATMAN #135
2) SHAZAM #1
3) CARNAGE REIGNS ALPHA 1
4) EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1
5) SPIDER-MAN 2099: DARK GENESIS 1
6) SPIDER-MAN 8
7) BATMAN & THE JOKER THE DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7)
8) GROOT 1
9) IMMORTAL X-MEN 11
10) PEACEMAKER TRIES HARD #1 (OF 6)
 

22 FIRST ISSUES

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ADVENTURES OF CARMEN COURAGEOUS #1
ANIMAL CASTLE VOL 2 #1
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5)
ATONEMENT BELL #1
BUFFY LAST VAMPIRE SLAYER LOST SUMMER #1
CARNAGE REIGNS ALPHA 1
CULT OF CARNAGE: MISERY 1
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1
EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1
GREEN ARROW #1 (OF 6)
GROOT 1
LAMENTATION #1 (OF 3)
MAPLE TERRACE #1 (OF 3)
MONEY SHOT COMES AGAIN #1
PEACEMAKER TRIES HARD #1 (OF 6)
SAGA OF A DOOMED UNIVERSE #1 (OF 3)
SHAZAM #1 CVR A DAN MORA
SPIDER-MAN 2099: DARK GENESIS 1
STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI - LANDO 1
STARSIGNS #1
SURVIVAL #1 (OF 5)
X-MEN: BEFORE THE FALL - SONS OF X 1

8 LAST ISSUES

IT'S THE FINAL LAP
FOR THESE CHERISHED TITLES

BATMAN & THE JOKER THE DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7)
FLESH EATING CHEERLEADERS FROM OUTER SPACE #6
JOE FIXIT 5
MMPR TMNT II #5 (OF 5)
SKULL & BONES #3 (OF 3)
TRIDENT OF AURELIA #4 (OF 4)
TROJAN #4 (OF 4) (MR)
WHERE MONSTERS LIE #4 (OF 4)

0 SECOND PRINTS

1st PRINTS ARE GONE, HERE'S YOUR 2nd CHANCE

NO SECOND PRINTS THIS WEEK
     

0 GAME COMICS

GAME RELATED TITLES FOR THIS WEEK

NO GAME COMICS THIS WEEK

 

-CRUNCHING THIS WEEKS NUMBERS-

We order 99.9% of the comics all our distributors solicit. 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 5 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 TOTAL is given top poll position.

   050323 COMPANY RANKINGS   # NEW TITLES  MSRP TOTALS 
  1) MARVEL COMICS 60  $                275.40
  2) DC COMICS 40  $                233.60
  3) IMAGE COMICS 18  $                  77.82
  4) DYNAMITE COMICS 10  $                  39.90
  5) IDW COMICS 9  $                  40.91
       INDIE COMICS 57  $                292.40
TOTALS: 194  $                960.03

NEW COMICS COST HOW MUCH?!?: Here's the price point breakdown for the Week of 05/03/23. This coming week, there are 194 NEW COMICS shipping with a total of MULTIPLE 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. So, if someone asks you: "How much are new comics today?" The answer is $3.99, and that's from the experts at Alternate Reality!

050323 PRICE POINTS # SHIPPING   TOTALS 
$2.99 2  $                    5.98
$3.95 1  $                    3.95
$3.99 91  $                363.09
$4.99 58  $                289.42
$5.99 20  $                119.80
$6.00 1  $                    6.00
$6.99 4  $                  27.96
$7.99 13  $                103.87
$9.99 4  $                  39.96
TOTALS: 194  $                960.03

-THIS WEEKS STORE SALES-

25% OFF OUR BOOK OF THE WEEK

GROOT #1 (OF 4)

MARVEL COMICS
(W) Dan Abnett (A) Damian Couceiro

Before he was a Guardian of the Galaxy... before the Grootfall... young Groot lived a life of tranquility on his serene home world. But when monstrous invaders attack his planet, Groot must accept his heroic destiny! Will this destiny lead him to come to blows with a young Kree soldier by the name of Mar-Vell?

COVER PRICE:

 $4.99

ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:

 $3.75

 

25% OFF OUR KIDS BOOK OF THE WEEK

B&V FRIENDS FOREVER GAME ON

ARCHIE COMICS
(W) Ron Robbins (A) Dan Parent, Bob Smith

A BRAND-NEW STORY kicks off this collection of tales video games, digital drama, and virtual reality realness! In "Be Glitched," Sabrina joins Betty, Veronica, and the gang for some fun at the Riverdale Arcade. Unbeknownst to her, rival Amber Nightstone (along with her new pals Trick and Treat) arrive on the scene to cause some magical MMORPG mayhem!

COVER PRICE:

 $2.99

ALL WEEK LONG YOU PAY:

 $2.25

DON'T MISS OUR OTHER BIG EVENTS FOR THIS WEEK...


 

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Every SUNDAY from NOON to 5:00pm
20% OFF All Comics & Books in our Kids Corner!


 

LADIES DAY THURSDAY
Every THURSDAY from NOON to 6:00pm
Ladies SAVE 20% OFF Everything in the store!


 

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21st ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF COMICS FEATURING TITLES FOR ALL AGES AND TASTES

ALL 48  FREE COMICS FOR THIS YEAR!

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All "BOOK OF THE WEEK" discounts are applicable only during the week of the NEW COMICS release.
All discounts apply only while supplies last.

-THIS WEEKS SHIPPING-

194 NEW & RETURNING COMIC BOOKS ARRIVE THIS WEEK

(Prices shown are the MSRP for the item during this week of release and may not reflect later market changes)

 1) NEW MARVEL COMICS-60  MSRP 
AVENGERS: WAR ACROSS TIME 5  $     3.99
CARNAGE REIGNS ALPHA 1  $     7.99
CARNAGE REIGNS ALPHA 1 KENDRICK LIM VARIANT  $     7.99
CARNAGE REIGNS ALPHA 1 TAURIN CLARKE CONNECTING VARIANT  $     7.99
CULT OF CARNAGE: MISERY 1  $     4.99
CULT OF CARNAGE: MISERY 1 RYAN STEGMAN VENOM THE OTHER VARIANT  $     4.99
CULT OF CARNAGE: MISERY 1 TODD NAUCK WINDOWSHADES VARIANT  $     4.99
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1  $     4.99
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1 GURIHIRU VARIANT  $     4.99
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1 KEVIN EASTMAN VARIANT  $     4.99
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1 MITSUHIRO ARITA VARIANT  $     4.99
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1 PEACH MOMOKO VARIANT  $     4.99
DEMON WARS: SCARLET SIN 1 STEPHANIE HANS VARIANT  $     4.99
EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1  $     4.99
EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1 CHRISCROSS HOWARD THE DUCK VARIANT  $     4.99
EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1 JOSEMARIA CASANOVAS CONNECTING VARIANT  $     4.99
EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1 KEN LASHLEY SPIDER-KILLER VARIANT  $     4.99
EDGE OF SPIDER-VERSE 1 SKOTTIE YOUNG VARIANT  $     4.99
GROOT 1  $     4.99
GROOT 1 PEACH MOMOKO VARIANT  $     4.99
GROOT 1 PETER WOODS VARIANT  $     4.99
GROOT 1 SKOTTIE YOUNG VARIANT  $     4.99
IMMORTAL X-MEN 11  $     3.99
IMMORTAL X-MEN 11 C.F. VILLA STORMBREAKERS VARIANT  $     3.99
IMMORTAL X-MEN 11 PHIL NOTO QUIET COUNCIL VARIANT  $     3.99
IMMORTAL X-MEN 11 STEPHANIE HANS VARIANT  $     3.99
IMMORTAL X-MEN 11 TAURIN CLARKE SPIDER-VERSE VARIANT  $     3.99
JOE FIXIT 5  $     3.99
MOON KNIGHT 23  $     3.99
MOON KNIGHT 23 DECLAN SHALVEY SPIDER-VERSE VARIANT  $     3.99
MOON KNIGHT 23 JAN BAZALDUA STORMBREAKERS VARIANT  $     3.99
MOON KNIGHT 23 PAUL RENAUD VARIANT  $     3.99
SCARLET WITCH 5  $     3.99
SCARLET WITCH 5 DUSTIN NGUYEN VARIANT  $     3.99
SCARLET WITCH 5 MARC ASPINALL SPIDER-VERSE VARIANT  $     3.99
SCARLET WITCH 5 MARTIN COCCOLO STORMBREAKERS VARIANT  $     3.99
SPIDER-MAN 2099: DARK GENESIS 1  $     3.99
SPIDER-MAN 2099: DARK GENESIS 1 KEN LASHLEY FRAME VARIANT  $     3.99
SPIDER-MAN 2099: DARK GENESIS 1 ROD REIS CONNECTING VARIANT  $     3.99
SPIDER-MAN 8  $     3.99
SPIDER-MAN 8 HUMBERTO RAMOS VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS 34  $     3.99
STAR WARS 34 CHRIS SPROUSE ROJ40TH ANNIV VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS 34 JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER ACTION FIGURE VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS 34 LEINIL YU HAN SOLO & CHEWBACCA SOLO 5TH ANNIV MOVIE VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS 34 PHIL NOTO VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS: DARTH VADER 33  $     3.99
STAR WARS: DARTH VADER 33 SPROUSE ROJ 40TH ANNIV VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS: DARTH VADER 33 KHOI PHAM VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA 31  $     3.99
STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA 31 CHRIS SPROUSE ROJ 40TH ANNIV VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS: ROJ- LANDO 1  $     4.99
STAR WARS: ROJ- LANDO 1 BRIAN STELFREEZE VARIANT  $     4.99
STAR WARS: ROJ- LANDO 1 LEE GARBETT CONNECTING VARIANT  $     4.99
STAR WARS: YODA 7  $     3.99
STAR WARS: YODA 7 LEINIL YU TOBIAS BECKETT SOLO 5TH ANNIV MOVIE VARIANT  $     3.99
STAR WARS: YODA 7 TODD NAUCK VARIANT  $     3.99
X-MEN: BEFORE THE FALL - SONS OF X 1  $     4.99
X-MEN: BEFORE THE FALL - SONS OF X 1 MARTIN SIMMONDS VARIANT  $     4.99
X-MEN: BEFORE THE FALL - SONS OF X 1 YANICK PAQUETTE VARIANT  $     4.99
NEW MARVEL COMICS TOTALS:  $ 275.40
 
 2) NEW DC COMICS-40  MSRP 
ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN JON KENT #3 (OF 6) CVR A CLAYTON HENRY  $     3.99
ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN JON KENT #3 (OF 6) CVR B ZU ORZU CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN JON KENT #3 (OF 6) CVR C RICHARDSON CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
BATMAN #135 CVR A JORGE JIMENEZ (#900)  $     6.99
BATMAN #135 CVR B JOE QUESADA CONNECTING CRD STK VAR (#900)  $     7.99
BATMAN #135 CVR C JOE QUESADA CONNECTING CRD STK VAR (#900)  $     7.99
BATMAN #135 CVR D GABRIELE DELL OTTO CRD STK VAR (#900)  $     7.99
BATMAN #135 CVR E STANLEY ARTGERM LAU CRD STK VAR (#900)  $     7.99
BATMAN #135 CVR F KAEL NGU CRD STK VAR (#900)  $     7.99
BATMAN #135 CVR G NEAL ADAMS CRD STK VAR (#900)  $     7.99
BATMAN #135 CVR H JIM CHEUNG FOIL VAR (#900)  $     9.99
BATMAN #181 FACSIMILE EDITION CVR A INFANTINO & ANDERSON  $     3.99
BATMAN #181 FACSIMILE EDITION CVR B INFANTINO & ANDERSON FOIL VAR  $     5.99
BATMAN #181 FACSIMILE EDITION CVR C BLANK VAR  $     4.99
BATMAN & JOKER  DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7) CVR A MARC SILVESTRI (MR)  $     5.99
BATMAN & JOKER  DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7) CVR B BISLEY BATMAN & JOKER CRD STK  $     5.99
BATMAN &  JOKER  DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7) CVR C BISLEY JOKER & BATMAN CRD STK  $     5.99
BATMAN & JOKER  DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7) CVR D  MIGNOLA CRD STK VAR (MR)  $     5.99
BATMAN & JOKER  DEADLY DUO #7 (OF 7) CVR E JOCK CRD STK VAR (MR)  $     5.99
BATMAN THE AUDIO ADVENTURES #6 (OF 7) CVR A DAVE JOHNSON  $     3.99
BATMAN THE AUDIO ADVENTURES #6 (OF 7) CVR B MICHAEL ALLRED CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
FLASH #798 CVR A TAURIN CLARKE  $     3.99
FLASH #798 CVR B MIKE PERKINS & MIKE SPICER CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
FLASH #798 CVR C ETHAN YOUNG CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
GREEN ARROW #1 (OF 6) CVR D BLANK CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
JOKER THE MAN WHO STOPPED LAUGHING #8 CVR A CARMINE DI GIANDOMENICO  $     5.99
JOKER THE MAN WHO STOPPED LAUGHING #8 CVR B FRANCESCO MATTINA VAR  $     5.99
JOKER THE MAN WHO STOPPED LAUGHING #8 CVR C CLAY MANN VAR  $     5.99
PEACEMAKER TRIES HARD #1 (OF 6) CVR A KRIS ANKA (MR)  $     4.99
PEACEMAKER TRIES HARD #1 (OF 6) CVR B BJORN BARENDS VAR (MR)  $     4.99
PEACEMAKER TRIES HARD #1 (OF 6) CVR C KRIS ANKA MOVIE POSTER VAR (MR)  $     4.99
PEACEMAKER TRIES HARD #1 (OF 6) CVR D ERIC BATTLE FOIL-EMBOSSED VAR (MR)  $     9.99
POISON IVY #12 CVR A JESSICA FONG  $     3.99
POISON IVY #12 CVR B JENNY FRISON CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
POISON IVY #12 CVR C XERMANICO CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
SHAZAM #1 CVR A DAN MORA  $     3.99
SHAZAM #1 CVR B CHRIS SAMNEE CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
SHAZAM #1 CVR C JOHN TIMMS CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
SHAZAM #1 CVR D MIKE DEODATO JR SPOT FOIL CRD STK VAR  $     5.99
SHAZAM #1 CVR H DAN MORA CRD STK VAR  $     4.99
NEW DC COMICS TOTALS:  $ 233.60
 
 3) NEW IMAGE COMICS-18  MSRP 
ALMIGHTY #4 (MR)  $     3.99
BLOOD TREE #4  $     3.99
HEY KIDS COMICS VOL 03 SCHLOCK OF THE NEW #2 (OF 6) (MR)  $     3.99
I HATE THIS PLACE #8 CVR A TOPILIN & LOUGHRIDGE (MR)  $     3.99
I HATE THIS PLACE #8 CVR B EXPLICIT VAR (MR)  $     3.99
JUNK RABBIT #2 (OF 5) CVR A ROBINSON (MR)  $     3.99
JUNK RABBIT #2 (OF 5) CVR B ROBINSON (MR)  $     3.99
JUNK RABBIT #2 (OF 5) CVR C BLANK SKETCH CVR (MR)  $     3.99
LOVE EVERLASTING #7 CVR A CHARRETIER  $     3.99
LOVE EVERLASTING #7 CVR B WALTA  $     3.99
RADIANT BLACK #24 BLACKLIGHT ED  $     9.99
RADIANT BLACK #24 CVR A CARLINI MV  $     3.99
RADIANT BLACK #24 CVR B COSTA MV  $     3.99
STARSIGNS #1 CVR A LEVENS & FITZPATRICK (MR)  $     3.99
STARSIGNS #1 CVR B DORAN (MR)  $     3.99
WALKING DEAD DLX #62 CVR A FINCH & MCCAIG (MR)  $     3.99
WALKING DEAD DLX #62 CVR B ADLARD & MCCAIG (MR)  $     3.99
WALKING DEAD DLX #62 CVR C HANS (MR)  $     3.99
NEW IMAGE COMICS TOTALS:  $   77.82
 
 4) NEW DYNAMITE COMICS-10  MSRP 
BARBARELLA CENTER CANNOT HOLD #3 CVR A CHEW  $     3.99
BARBARELLA CENTER CANNOT HOLD #3 CVR B CELINA  $     3.99
BARBARELLA CENTER CANNOT HOLD #3 CVR C VIGONTE  $     3.99
BARBARELLA CENTER CANNOT HOLD #3 CVR D MUSABEKOV  $     3.99
BARBARELLA CENTER CANNOT HOLD #3 CVR E COSPLAY  $     3.99
DRACULINA BLOOD SIMPLE #3 CVR A ANACLETO  $     3.99
DRACULINA BLOOD SIMPLE #3 CVR B LINSNER  $     3.99
DRACULINA BLOOD SIMPLE #3 CVR C KAYANAN  $     3.99
DRACULINA BLOOD SIMPLE #3 CVR D MATTEONI  $     3.99
DRACULINA BLOOD SIMPLE #3 CVR E COSPLAY  $     3.99
NEW DYANMITE COMICS TOTALS:  $   39.90
 
 5) NEW IDW COMICS-9  MSRP 
Breath of Shadows #4 Cover A (Cormack)  $     3.99
Breath of Shadows #4 Variant B (Barends)  $     3.99
My Little Pony #12 Cover A (Forstner)  $     3.99
My Little Pony #12 Variant B (Garcia)  $     3.99
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine--The Dog of War #2 Cover A (Hernandez)  $     4.99
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine--The Dog of War #2 Variant B (Bartok)  $     4.99
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine--The Dog of War #2 Variant C (Price)  $     4.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo: WhereWhen #2 Cover A (Sakai)  $     4.99
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Usagi Yojimbo: WhereWhen #2 Variant B (Eastman)  $     4.99
NEW IDWCOMICS TOTALS:  $   40.91
 
 NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS-57  MSRP 
ADVENTURES OF CARMEN COURAGEOUS #1  $     2.99
ANIMAL CASTLE VOL 2 #1 CVR A DELEP MISS B (MR)  $     3.99
ANIMAL CASTLE VOL 2 #1 CVR B DELEP ANIMAL LIBRARY (MR)  $     3.99
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5) CVR A KNOTT  $     3.99
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5) CVR B TRUNNEC  $     3.99
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5) CVR C BURCHAM  $     3.99
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5) CVR D PEREZ  $     3.99
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5) CVR E KRAFT  $     3.99
ASTROBOTS #1 (OF 5) CVR K BLANK SKETCH  $     4.99
ATONEMENT BELL #1 CVR B MEESIMO (MR)  $     3.95
B&V FRIENDS FOREVER GAME ON ONESHOT  $     2.99
BUFFY LAST VAMPIRE SLAYER LOST SUMMER #1 CVR A ANDOLFO  $     7.99
BUFFY LAST VAMPIRE SLAYER LOST SUMMER #1 CVR B FISH  $     7.99
DAHLIA IN THE DARK #5 (OF 6) CVR A ANDREA MILANA  $     3.99
DAHLIA IN THE DARK #5 (OF 6) CVR B CHRIS SHEHAN VAR  $     3.99
FLESH EATING CHEERLEADERS FROM OUTER SPACE #6 CVR A ZANE STA  $     5.99
FLESH EATING CHEERLEADERS FROM OUTER SPACE #6 CVR B UNCENSOR  $     5.99
GFT PRES 2023 MAY 4TH COSPLAY PINUP SPEC CVR A REYES  $     5.99
GFT PRES 2023 MAY 4TH COSPLAY PINUP SPEC CVR B VITORINO  $     5.99
GFT PRES 2023 MAY 4TH COSPLAY PINUP SPEC CVR C DOONEY  $     5.99
GFT PRES 2023 MAY 4TH COSPLAY PINUP SPEC CVR D ORTIZ  $     5.99
GODFELL #3 CVR A BEN HENNESSY  $     4.99
GODFELL #3 CVR B NATHAN GOODEN VAR  $     4.99
GRIMM SPACE P1NOCCHIO (ONE SHOT)  $     4.99
HAIRBALL #2 (OF 4) CVR A KINDT  $     5.99
HAIRBALL #2 (OF 4) CVR B BUENO  $     5.99
LAMENTATION #1 (OF 3) CVR A MAAN HOUSE  $     6.99
LAMENTATION #1 (OF 3) CVR B YANICK PAQUETTE VAR  $     6.99
LAMENTATION #1 (OF 3) CVR C KYLE HOTZ VAR  $     6.99
MAPLE TERRACE #1 (OF 3)  $     6.00
MMPR TMNT II #5 (OF 5) CVR A MORA   $     4.99
MMPR TMNT II #5 (OF 5) CVR B EASTMAN & WILLIAMS II  $     4.99
MMPR TMNT II #5 (OF 5) CVR C MMPR VAR TAO   $     4.99
MMPR TMNT II #5 (OF 5) CVR D TMNT VAR TAO   $     4.99
MMPR TMNT II #5 (OF 5) CVR E CARDSTOCK VAR CLARKE   $     5.99
MONEY SHOT COMES AGAIN #1 CVR A GISELE LAGACE (MR)  $     4.99
MONEY SHOT COMES AGAIN #1 CVR B TIM SEELY VAR (MR)  $     4.99
MONEY SHOT COMES AGAIN #1 CVR C ALEXIS FLOWER NSFW POLYBAGGED VAR (MR)  $     7.99
MONEY SHOT COMES AGAIN #1 CVR D SKYLAR PATRIDGE NSFW POLYBAGGED VAR (MR)  $     7.99
NORTHERN BLOOD #2 (OF 4) CVR A ROJO STANDARD   $     3.99
NORTHERN BLOOD #2 (OF 4) CVR C LAURA HELSBY   $     3.99
PARKER GIRLS #7  $     3.99
PUNCHLINE #14 CVR A WELDON   $     3.99
ROGUE STATE #3 CVR A CARLOS GRANDA   $     4.99
ROGUE STATE #3 CVR B JASMIN DARNELL VAR  $     4.99
SAGA OF A DOOMED UNIVERSE #1 (OF 3) CVR G SCOTT REED VIRGIN VAR  $     9.99
SKULL & BONES #3 (OF 3)   $     3.99
STAR WARS HIGH REPUBLIC ADVENTURES #4 (OF 8)   $     3.99
STAR WARS THE NAMELESS TERROR #3 (OF 4)   $     4.99
SURVIVAL #1 (OF 5)  $     3.99
TALES FROM NOTTINGHAM #3 (OF 6)  $     3.99
TALES FROM NOTTINGHAM #3 (OF 6)  $     3.99
TRIDENT OF AURELIA #4 (OF 4)  $     4.99
TROJAN #4 (OF 4) (MR)  $     3.99
VAN HELSING FINDING NEVERLAND CVR A VIGONTE  $     5.99
WHERE MONSTERS LIE #4 (OF 4) CVR A KOWALSKI  $     3.99
WHERE MONSTERS LIE #4 (OF 4) CVR B RUBIN  $     3.99
NEW INDEPENDENT COMICS TOTALS:  $ 292.40
 

NO REORDER COMICS THIS WEEK

COMICBOOKMAN FUN FACT:
ALTERNATE REALITY receives more New Sale Items than any other store in Chicago! Each week anywhere between 225-350 brand new and re-order Comics, Books, Trades, Magazines, Statues, etc come through the door and go on sale. So be sure to get a look at CHICAGO'S LARGEST SELECTION of Comic/Genre related STUFF every week right here in SHIP-SHAPE!

69 NEW/RETURNING NON-COMIC ITEMS ARRIVE THIS WEEK

(Prices shown are the MSRP for the item during this week of release and may not reflect later market changes)

 NEW BOOKS & TRADE PAPERBACKS-44  MSRP 
ANIMORPHS GN VOL 02 THE VISITOR  $   12.99
ARCHIE MODERN CLASSICS MANIA TP  $     9.99
ART OF ARIEL OLIVETTI TP   $   24.99
AVENGERS WEST COAST EPIC COLLECTION: CALIFORNIA SCREAMING  $   49.99
BLOOD STAINED TEETH TP VOL 02 DRIP FEED (MR)  $   16.99
CAPTAIN AMERICA GHOST ARMY HC GN  $   24.99
CATWOMAN (2022) TP VOL 02 CAT INTERNATIONAL  $   16.99
CLEMENTINE FOX GN VOL 01 GREAT ISLAND ADV  $   12.99
CREEPY ARCHIVES TP VOL 01   $   24.99
DARK WEB  $   34.99
FOUR EYES GN VOL 01  $   12.99
GOTHIC ART NOUVEAU ART OF MATT HUGHES SC (O/A) (MR)  $   14.95
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