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Michael Costello's Blog – October 2009 Archive (4)

Shipping on Wednesday Oct 28th, 2009

As with all end of the month shipping, everything is out this week. DC has plenty of Blackest night and Batman along with the final 7th issue of Ambush Bug (there is no #6 its a gag don't ask). Marvel has alot of Avengers, 2 more LIST one-shots, plenty of Wolverine, the dead back to life in X-force/New Mutants (insert Blackest night joke here) and a couple of ultimate titles. Highlights from the other companies include a new Sword TP (Luna brothers), Die Hard Year one, a… Continue

Added by Michael Costello on October 25, 2009 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

Shipping on Wednesday October 21st, 2009

Travel back to the seventies with the new Marvel tumblers (Iron Fist, Doom, Wolverine, Silver Surfer, Spider-man, and Spider-woman). Marvels got Deadpool, Hulk, Spider-woman, Iron Man and Dark Avengers leading the way. DC has Batman, Superman, the Bagley Justice League, and some Blackest Night Supes. Kirkman tries to release more books than BM Bendis with Invincible and 3 issues of Don Bluths Space Ace (I hope he got a big check). Rounding out our week with some Whedon… Continue

Added by Michael Costello on October 17, 2009 at 8:00pm — 1 Comment

Shipping on Wednesday October 14th, 2009

Hard to believe it but Amerigo Vespucci Day does not affect new comics WEDNESDAY this week. Deadpool finally makes it to 900 this week (about time). Cowboy Ninja Viking combines 3 of my 4 favorite things so this looks cool. Akira comes back into popular consciousness from a brand new publisher. And if you're looking for a book of the weird this week it would be Groom Lake by Ben (your art is really cool and I don't know why) Templesmith.

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Added by Michael Costello on October 10, 2009 at 8:00am — 3 Comments

Shipping on Wednesday Oct 7th, 2009

Wow Am I tired from 24 hour comic day. Yea that's it..that's the reason this is late. Anyway congrats to all the participants and special thanks to Jeff for pulling it all together. This week has a lot of interesting projects. Haunt by Kirkman/Mcfarlane, the first of 5 Bloom County HC that will reprint the whole strip in its entirety. The last PLANTARY (sad but happy also cause I can finally get the last trade). Along with Deadpool, secret warriors, amazing, astonishing… Continue

Added by Michael Costello on October 4, 2009 at 8:04pm — 2 Comments

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