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The New Slayer Makes First Appearance n BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #11 From BOOM! Studios

Discover New Slayer Kendra as the Consequences of HELLMOUTH Rock Sunnydale in January 2020 BOOM! Studios, in partnership with 20th Century Fox, revealed today that Kendra Young, the iconic Slayer, will make her full First Appearance in BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #11, from acclaimed writer Jordie Bellaire (Redlands) and artist David López (Captain Marvel), along with visionary writer and director Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Marvel’s The Avengers), available in January 2020.

With a NEW SLAYER in town, it's up to TEAM KENDRA to save the day! An evil and powerful magic from the open HELLMOUTH has taken over the men of Sunnydale, and it's up to Willow, Cordelia, and the new Chosen One, Kendra, to fend off the enthralled men of the town or there won't be a Sunnydale for Buffy to come back to! That is . . . if she's coming back at all.

BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #11 features a main cover by Mondo illustrator Marc Aspinall, as well as variant covers by artists Kevin Wada…

CALLING ALL MUTANTS FOR THE X-MEN #1 TRAILER!

A new dawn has broken for mutantkind, and their current status quo has sent reverberations around the globe! Mutant mastermind Jonathan Hickman has changed the game for Homo Superior and now is ushering in an era of Marvel storytelling the likes of which has never been seen before! So prepare yourself for all-new, all-different X-Men adventures with this launch trailer featuring Editor in-Chief C.B. Cebulski, Senior Editor Jordan D. White, and writer Jonathan Hickman!

The island nation of Krakoa is firmly established, and the X-Men are finally free to truly forge their own path in the world. All mutants are living under one flag – and any of them can be called upon to be an X-Man! With a rotating cast of characters both heroic and villainous, mainstays, fan-favorites, and obscurities alike will all have their chance to shine!

“Jonathan is one of the most skilled writers in the comic book industry for sure. He comes up with enormous ideas and he is incredibly good at executing them pe…

Deadpool #1 Teaser Variant by GREG LAND

DEADPOOL #1
Written by KELLY THOMPSON
Art by CHRIS BACHALO
Teaser Variant by GREG LAND with Colors by FRANK D’ARMATA

Deadpool’s newest mercenary job has him going after the King of Monsters, who has claimed a new kingdom for his monstrous subjects…on Staten Island! But you know what they say, when you come at the king, you better not miss! The Merc with a Mouth finds himself neck deep in political intrigue, monster law, and a monster hunter out for blood! It’s like The Crown but with even more swords and monsters! Can Deadpool’s smooth charisma and deft diplomacy allow him to keep his head, or will he be royally screwed?


Your First Look at Matt Kindt and Matt Smith’s FOLKLORDS #1 From BOOM! Studios

Discover the Secrets Hidden Across a World Full of Magic and Monsters in November 2019 BOOM! Studios is proud to reveal a first look at FOLKLORDS #1, the premiere issue of an all-new original five-issue series from Eisner Award-nominated writer Matt Kindt (Grass Kings, Black Badge) and acclaimed artist Matt Smith (Hellboy & the BPRD: Long Night at Goloski, Lake of Fire) about a young man whose forbidden quest reveals the shocking truth about his world and turns everything he ever knew upside down, available on November 13, 2019.

In a world of magic and monsters, Ansel is an outsider haunted by visions of well-pressed suits and modern technology. When it comes time for him to declare his Quest on his 18th birthday, Ansel decides to seek out a legend that is only spoken in hushed whispers—the Folklords—hoping they can explain his visions...but looking for the Folklords is expressly forbidden, and going on a rogue quest is punishable by death. What will Ansel risk to find answers to …

COMING SOON: POP! TV - BLACK MIRROR

Bring home your favorite characters from the hit science fiction anthology Black Mirror, not to mention a fair amount of suspense, with Pop! Kelly and Pop! Yorkie from “San Junipero,” Pop! Robert Daly and Pop! Nanette Cole from “USS Callister” and Pop! Ashley Too Doll with Evil Chase from “Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too.”






The All-New Scooby Gang VS. The HELLMOUTH in BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #9

“High school can be hell and no one knows that better than Buffy the Vampire Slayer, who returns to her teenage roots in a new comic book series from BOOM! Studios.”—The New York Times

“Whether you’re a new fan or old, reading through this debut feels like the first exciting step on a new adventure. Welcome back to the Hellmouth, Buffy. We’ve missed you.”—CBR

“Slayers, vamps, witches, Watchers and innocent bystanders everywhere will want to follow this new era from day one.”—Paste Magazine

BOOM! Studios revealed today, in partnership with 20th Century Fox, a first look at BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER #9 from Eisner Award-nominated writer Jordie Bellaire (Redlands) and acclaimed artist David López (Captain Marvel), along with series creator and story consultant Joss Whedon (the visionary writer/director behind Firefly, Marvel’s The Avengers, and more), reimagining the groundbreaking pop culture phenomenon. The Slayer goes missing just as an evil force arises from the HELLMOUTH and threatens t…

Moons of Madness to launch on Oct 22nd For PC

NEW TRAILER OUT NOW! Cosmic horror game Moons of Madness will launch on PC in less than two weeks’ time, so prepare yourself for a Halloween drenched in Lovecraftian horror and Mars exploration! Halloween is going to become extra dark and terrifying this year, as publisher Funcom and developer Rock Pocket Games are thrilled to announce that Moons of Madness will launch on PC on October 22nd, 2019. Release date on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One is set to January 21st, 2020.



Having already been labeled as “one of the scariest looking games we’ve ever seen” by IGN, cosmic horror game Moons of Madness is bound to bring a chill down the spine of even the toughest horror game fan. You play as Shane Newehart, chief engineer on a research facility on Mars, 140 million miles away from the nearest police station. So, when things start going wrong, you are pretty much on your own. And things will go wrong.


“We wanted to make a game that combines Lovecraftian elements and Mars exploration,” explains…

All Hells Break Loose in a limited-time Digital Director’s Cut of GHOST RIDER #1!

Buy Ghost Rider #1 in the Marvel Comics App or Digital Comics Shop today and receive behind-the-scenes extras at no extra cost! The Brothers Ghost Rider ride again! Johnny Blaze ain’t just the king of Hell—he’s the warden too. He’s the first line of defense between the demonic hordes trying to escape the joint and the lords of other hells making a play for his throne and all the power that comes with it – including a certain evil queen from his past! Meanwhile, Danny Ketch never wanted to be a Ghost Rider. Now that his brother’s in charge downstairs, Ketch must take on the duty of Earth’s Spirit of Vengeance full-time—no matter how much he’d rather be doing anything else... Superstar Ed Brisson (EXTERMINATION) and Marvel Young Gun Aaron Kuder (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) redefine the Marvel Universe’s supernatural underbelly for a brutal new era! And, for a limited time, you can get a behind-the-scenes look at this fiery debut!

Those who have preordered or purchased a digital copy of GH…

IRON MAN 2020 DESCENDS ON THE MARVEL UNIVERSE

A NEW IRON MAN EVENT FROM DAN SLOTT, CHRISTOS GAGE, AND PETE WOODS LAUNCHES IN JANUARY In 1984, the Iron Man of 2020 visited from the future in MACHINE MAN #2. Now, decades later, that future has arrived! Announced at the Marvel Comics: Next Big Thing Panel at New York Comic-Con, IRON MAN 2020 kicks off in January and begins an event that will redefine one of Marvel’s most iconic heroes!

Recent teasers have hinted at the tragic fate of Tony Stark, and now readers will see his long-lost brother, Arno Stark, take over as Iron Man. How he tackles the responsibilities that come with being the armored Avenger will have monumental effects on the Marvel Universe. Dan Slott and Christos Gage, a superstar duo of longtime Marvel writers, have crafted an Iron Man saga for the ages, and with art by the incomparable Pete Woods, this is an event that was worth waiting decades for!

“Like the inexorable turning of pages on a calendar, we’ve been building up to the arrival of 2020 and the advent of A…

THOR #1 FROM CATES AND KLEIN LAUNCHES IN JANUARY

A mighty creative team will be taking over the reins of Thor next year! Announced at Marvel’s Next Big Thing panel at New York Comic Con, Donny Cates and Nic Klein will be ushering the God of Thunder into his next era starting in January. The quest Thor is on will be the stuff of legend, filled with thunderous adventure as well as mystery as the character finds himself in unexpected new territory and facing off against an ancient threat known as The Black Winter.

Nic Klein brings his artistic talents to Thor’s new journey, starting with a brand-new look worthy of the King of Asgard. Get your first look at Nic Klein’s design below and prepare yourself for the story behind Thor’s eye-catching new look is as surprising as it is epic! “I’m incredibly excited and honored to be working on this with Donny,” says Nic Klein. “THOR is one of my favorite comic book characters so I really tried to up my game to do Thor and all of Asgard justice.”

Donny Cates has already tackled some of Marvel’s …

Meet THE DOWN RIVER PEOPLE in New Graphic Novel from BOOM! Studios

Discover the Unexpected Consequences of Long Buried Secrets Coming to Surface in July 2020 BOOM! Studios today announced the new original graphic novel THE DOWN RIVER PEOPLE— reuniting writer Adam Smith and artist Matt Fox, creative team of the Eisner and Harvey Award-nominated Long Walk to Valhalla, for a riveting new story about a man attempting to survive the complicated and dangerous web of his family’s criminal ties with his soul intact, available in July 2020.

Myers Carpenter is a bootlegger who just inherited his family's bar, The Flatbed. Unsure of whether or not he even wants to keep the famous speakeasy, Myers is forced to find a new booze supplier when he burns his bridges at his long-time source in Mississippi. The only option he can turn to is his estranged mother—a woman he hasn't seen since he was a young boy—now running a fishing lodge for the wealthy; and a half sister he knew nothing about. As Myers becomes more entangled in the lives of his newfound family,…

AL EWING TAKES COMMAND OF THE GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY IN JANUARY

THE GUARDIANS BLAST OFF INTO A DARK NEW ERA IN GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1 Al Ewing is currently taking the Hulk on strange new journeys in the critically-acclaimed IMMORTAL HULK and starting in January, he’ll do the same for everyone’s favorite ragtag group of space adventurers. Just announced at the Marvel’s Next Big Thing Panel at New York Comic-Con, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY will be launching in January under the new creative team of AL EWING and JUANN CABAL. Ewing’s spin on Marvel’s flagship cosmic title is sure to be intense, putting the Guardians in the center of a new intergalactic war and going up against the latest threats facing the galaxy, including the reborn Dark Gods of Olympus.

“GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is a high-octane spy-fi action-adventure set against an evolving backdrop of interstellar politics, intrigue and suspense,” says Al Ewing. “War is coming - and if the Guardians can't stop it, they're going to be right in the middle…”

The Guardians of the Galaxy are…

STAR DEBUTING IN JANUARY FROM MARVEL

KELLY THOMPSON TO WRITE NEW SERIES FEATURING BREAKOUT CAPTAIN MARVEL CHARACTER Star, an exciting addition to Marvel Comics’ legendary lineup of super heroes, will have her very own limited series this January. Announced at the NYCC Retailer Panel, the breakout character from the pages of CAPTAIN MARVEL will be starring in her own adventure, written by current CAPTAIN MARVEL scribe and Star’s creator, Kelly Thompson! Star had her first appearance this past July in CAPTAIN MARVEL #8 and the mystery surrounding her identity combined with a stunning character design from artist Carmen Carnero had readers clamoring to learn more about who she was! 

“The excitement surrounding Star has been really fun to watch,” says Kelly Thompson. “And there's still a big surprise coming in CAPTAIN MARVEL #11 later this month...and it's the kind of surprise that sort of DEMANDS a mini-series like this to explore the mysteries surrounding her and her importance and potential in the larger Marvel U…

COMING SOON: POP! TV - MIAMI VICE

Recreate the 80's classic, Miami Vice with these new Pop! figures from Funko.  Get than Jan Hammer album on standby.

Be on the lookout for Pop! Crockett and Tubbs from Miami Vice!



A Miami Vice Pop! 2-Pack is exclusive to Books-A-Million.

Coming soon!

COMING SOON: POP! MARVEL - 80TH

Celebrate 80 years of your favorite Super Heroes and Super Villains with Pop! Black Widow in her first appearance and Pop! Scarlet Witch in her first appearance.






Coming Soon!

Marvel Unlimited Expands this October Includes Star Wars Galaxy's Edge

Digital Subscription library continues to grow with latest updatesMarvel Unlimited, Marvel’s digital comics subscription service, offers members unlimited access to over 25,000issues of Marvel's classic and newer titles, delivered digitally through your desktop web browser and the Marvel Unlimited mobile app. With classic and newer issues added every week, here are some of the amazing Marvel titles coming to Marvel Unlimited this month:
Week of 10/7 AGE OF X-MAN: PRISONER X #2 AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #18.HU AVENGERS NO ROAD HOME #8 CAPTAIN AMERICA #9 CHAMPIONS #4 COSMIC GHOST RIDER DESTROYS MARVEL HISTORY #2 DEADPOOL #11 DOMINO: HOTSHOTS #2 IMMORTAL HULK #16 MAJOR X #1 WHO IS MAJOR X? A mysterious new player enters the Marvel Universe and the X-Men are in his crosshairs! What is his mission and how can the man known as Cable hope to stop him? Writer/artist Rob Liefeld introduces a new wrinkle in the saga of Marvel’s Mightiest Mutants!
MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES: SPIDER-MAN - WEB DESIGNERS #1 MARV…