Archive for the ‘Comic News & Updates’ Category

DEADPOOL WRITER, GERRY DUGGAN, APPEARING AT REDMOND COMIC STOP

DEADPOOL WRITER, GERRY DUGGAN, APPEARING AT REDMOND COMIC STOP
Posted on: October 20th, 2014 by Michael Byers

We are pleased to announce a signing with writer Gerry Duggan at the Redmond Comic Stop location on November 8th from 12:00pm to 2:00pm after which Gerry will be playing the new Xbox One exclusive game, Sunset Overdrive, which he wrote, with a few lucky raffle winners! Don’t worry. We’ll have several screens set up […]

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FEMALE DRIVEN COMICS OF THE NON-HERO VARIETY

FEMALE DRIVEN COMICS OF THE NON-HERO VARIETY
Posted on: September 30th, 2014 by Heather Mc

Non-Superhero Comics with Female Leads In case you’ve been living under a rock, the new Thor starts up tomorrow, and the powers of the title character will be wielded by a woman. In honor of our first Ladies Night this Friday, where we’ll be spotlighting Thor, I thought I’d mention some other books that might […]

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EVERETT LOCATION HOSTS “LADIES NIGHT” THIS FRIDAY

EVERETT LOCATION HOSTS “LADIES NIGHT” THIS FRIDAY
Posted on: September 29th, 2014 by Michael Byers

With this weeks release of Thor #1, featuring the new female incarnation of the God of Thunder, Heather and Kaitlyn thought it was well past time to host a Ladies Night at the Everett Comic Stop location. We hope this will be the first of many Ladies Nights! Come by the Everett Comic Stop anytime […]

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UP TO 35% OFF AT THE “UP YOUR AVE” EVENT THIS FRIDAY

UP TO 35% OFF AT THE “UP YOUR AVE” EVENT THIS FRIDAY
Posted on: September 22nd, 2014 by Michael Byers

Up Your Ave is an annual welcome party for the new and returning student at the University of Washington. The event takes place from NE 41st St to NE 50th St all along University Way NE, a.k.a. “The Ave”. This year though, the Comic Stop makes it an event for EVERYONE! Stop by the U-District […]

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THE FLASH GETS A COOL POSTER

THE FLASH GETS A COOL POSTER
Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by Michael Byers

The show is coming up fast, and ahead of the premiere on October 7th, The CW has unveiled the official poster for “The Flash”. The art shows Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) in his red suit zipping through a darkened Central City street with a lightning streak behind him. The poster is also said to include […]

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I ONLY MISSED OUT OWNING IT BY $3,207,852.00!

I ONLY MISSED OUT OWNING IT BY $3,207,852.00!
Posted on: August 25th, 2014 by Michael Byers

Action Comics #1, featuring the first appearance of Superman and with a CGC grade of 9.0, just sold for a record breaking $3,207,852.00! I don’t even know what else to say. That blows away the previous record of 2.16 million set in 2011. Even if you were able to save every single penny of your […]

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DARK CIRCLE COMICS ANNOUNCES FIRST WAVE OF BOOKS

DARK CIRCLE COMICS ANNOUNCES FIRST WAVE OF BOOKS
Posted on: July 18th, 2014 by Michael Byers

We told you about the announcement of the new Dark Circle line of superhero comics from Archie Comics last week. Now comes word on what those titles will be and who will be working on them. Duane Swierczynski and Michael Gaydos will craft noir tales in The Black Hood; Mark Waid and Dean Haspiel return […]

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COMIC STOP BOOK CLUB COMES TO THE U-DISTRICT

COMIC STOP BOOK CLUB COMES TO THE U-DISTRICT
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Sean Kent

Hi everyone! Sean Kent, manager of the Comic Stop U-District here. I wanted to let everyone know that the Comic Stop Book Club is making a return engagement on Wednesday, July 30th. This month’s selection is Bryan Lee O’Malley’s just released “Seconds”. You can come by the University District Comic Stop and pick up a […]

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“AVENGERS NOW” INNITIATIVE AT MARVEL SEEKS TO CHANGE THINGS UP AT THE HOUSE OF IDEAS

“AVENGERS NOW” INNITIATIVE AT MARVEL SEEKS TO CHANGE THINGS UP AT THE HOUSE OF IDEAS
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Michael Byers

We told you about the new Thor, Captain America and Iron Man but Marvel has big plans for many more of it’s heroes. Entertainment Weekly has word that Marvel is publishing a new initiative dubbed “Avengers NOW!” — following in the footsteps of “Marvel NOW!,” a wave of major relaunches first announced two years ago […]

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“SUPERIOR IRON MAN” IS THE LATEST CHANGE TO THE AVENGERS BIG 3

“SUPERIOR IRON MAN” IS THE LATEST CHANGE TO THE AVENGERS BIG 3
Posted on: July 17th, 2014 by Michael Byers

First came the announcement that Thor would be changing genders, followed by the announcement that Captain America would become an African-American. Now word comes that Tony Stark is getting a makeover via yesterdays announcement that its latest publishing initiative, dubbed Avengers NOW!, would be headlined by the previously mentioned female Thor, the Sam Wilson-starring “All-New […]

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