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TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: BEBOP & ROCKSTEADY DESTROY EVERYTHING #1

(W) Ben Bates, Dustin Weaver (A) Ben Bates (CA) Nick Pitarra

After their defeat in TMNT #50, the dull-witted Bebop and Rocksteady, everyone's favorite warthog and rhino mutants, are feeling dejected and without purpose. However, when they stumble across a time-travel scepter, they realize that their craziest, most destructive adventure awaits! Will the universe survive?

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CASANOVA: ACEDIA #5

(W) Matt Fraction, Michael Chabon (A) Fábio Moon, Gabriel Ba (CA) Gabriel Ba

NEW STORY ARC
The world-melting CASANOVA returns. Casanova Quinn doesn't remember who he is or how he got here-the only thing he knows is an awful lot of people want him dead and the world might be ending. Psychedelic, sexy, and surreal science-fiction the way only comics can do it.

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PREZ: THE FIRST TEENAGE PRESIDENT TP

(W) Joe Simon & Various (A) Jerry Grandenetti & Various

The political career of Prez Rickard, the first teen president of the United States, is collected in a single volume featuring stories from PREZ #1-4, CANCELLED COMICS CAVALCADE and SUPERGIRL #10 (1974), plus unexpected appearances from THE SANDMAN #54, VERTIGO VISIONS: PREZ #1 and pages from BATMAN: THE DARK KNIGHT STRIKES AGAIN #1 and THE MULTIVERSITY GUIDEBOOK #1.

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SUPERMAN: REBIRTH #1

(W) Peter J. Tomasi (A) Doug Mahnke, Jaime Mendoza (CA) Doug Mahnke

The world needs a Man of Steel, but can Superman protect the world while raising a super-son with his wife, Lois Lane?
IT BEGINS: Now it's Clark's turn to be Pa Kent and teach his son what it means to be super, but who is hunting Superman's son-and why?

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COMICS SHOULD SMELL GOOD! EP #79

The REBIRTH begins NOW!! DC comics returns to form with an oversized special filled with hope, energy and time slipping action along with a handful of other massive releases that solidifies DC as the heavy hitter of the week! That is certainly not to say there isn't some other mind melting awesmess this week such as LUTHER STRODE, THEY"RE NOT LIKE US, NIGHTHAWK, the return of Steve Rogers as CAPTAIN AMERICA and much, much more!! Get watchin, kids!

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KLAW GN

(W) Antoine Ozanam (A/CA) Joel Jurion

Teenager Angel Tomassini has been hiding a dark and scary secret: when threatened he involuntarily turns into a violent and vicious were-tiger. He doesn't know why, how, or what to do, because when he transforms, he loses control and people end up badly hurt. As if this isn't enough for a kid to deal with, Angel is slowly learning has father is one of the biggest organized crime leaders in the city. And there are more like him, different creatures too. This wildly world-popular comic series about secret wars between clans of ancient, mythic were-animals comes to the US for the first time in a new hardcover edition collecting the entire first cycle of the series in a single gorgeous volume.

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SQUARRIORS VOL 02 SUMMER #1

(W) Ash Maczko (A/CA) Ashley Witter

Next from the break-out hit series Squarriors: The saga of warring rodents in a post-human world continues with Squarriors: Summer. There's little time to nurse wounds as the Tin Kin's struggle against the Maw and Amoni intensifies. The conflict of woodland creatures boils under the scorching Summer Sun. And the tribes find themselves on the brink of war and the edge of annihilation.

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DC UNIVERSE: REBIRTH #1

(W) Geoff Johns (A) Various

It all begins here. Do not skip to the last page. Do not let a friend or message board ruin this comic for you. The future (and past) of the DC Universe starts here. Don't say we didn't warn you!
THEY SAID IT: "Rebirth is about focusing in on the core of the character and their respective universe," says writer and DC Entertainment Chief Creative Officer Geoff Johns. "It brings back what has been lost, the legacy of the characters, the love and the hope of the DCU!"

COMICS SHOULD SMELL GOOD!! ep. #78!!

Comics Should Smell Good! ep. #78!!

The war is on and it's not so very civil!! As another crossover marks the beginning of Summer here in Seattle, why don't you hide from the sun like a real Seattleite and read some comics! Not sure which ones to pick up? Let our knowledgeable comic monkeys guide you through this wonderful week of shiny new awesome things printed on paper!!

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BIRD BOY TP VOL 01 THE SWORD OF MALI MANI

(W/A/CA) Anne Szabla

Bird Boy follows the story of Bali, a ten-year-old boy desperate to prove his worth to his northern tribe despite his small stature. Banned from the ceremony that would make him an adult in the eyes of his people, he takes matters into his own hands. To prove that he is capable of taking care of himself, he sets out into the forbidden forest and stumbles upon a legendary weapon. Bali fights his way across a dangerous land of gods, men, and beasts to keep the sword of Mali Mani, the savior of the sun, from the hands of the terrifying Rooks.

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ARCHANGEL #1

(W) William Gibson (A) Butch Guice (CA) Tula Lotay

Science Fiction Superstar William Gibson comes to comics! The U.S. political leaders of 2016 abandon the radioactive planet they've destroyed and harness the power of humanity's last hope: The Splitter, a colossal machine designed to manufacture a bright new reality for them to infiltrate and corrupt.
•  William Gibson, author of Neuromancer and one of the most influential science fiction writers of the last 30 years, makes his comic book debut with this all-new, original story!
•  Joining Mr. Gibson for this comic book event are fan-favorite artists Butch Guice (interiors) and Tula Lotay (covers)!
•  If you try one new book this month...This. Is. It!

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POWER MAN & IRON FIST #4

(W) David Walker (A/CA) Sanford Greene

IT'S TIME TO ROLL ON ROYCE!
•  Former Heroes for Hire office manager Jennie Royce's resentment for LUKE and DANNY, and her power from the stolen SUPERSOUL STONE, is reaching capacity!
•  Time for an old school BIG APPLE GRUDGE MATCH: MIGHT and RIGHT versus MISGUIDED and MAGIC!
•  Be like New York City! DON'T SLEEP! READ THIS COMIC INSTEAD!
Rated T+

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FUTURE QUEST #1

(W) Jeff Parker (A/CA) Evan "Doc" Shaner

When the adventurous and inquisitive Jonny Quest and his adoptive brother Hadji make a startling discovery in the swamplands of Florida, they are pulled into an epic struggle between the Space Rangers and a dangerous villain who threatens the galaxy. Now it's up to the combined forces of Team Quest, Inter-Nation Security, Space Ghost, and a host of Hanna-Barbera's greatest action heroes to stop him and save their universe!
Don't miss the start of this new, monthly series that features character designs by comics superstar Darwyn Cooke and kicks off with an extra-sized story and a wraparound cover!

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CIVIL WAR II #0

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Olivier Coipel

From the creative team that brought you House of M and Siege comes a blistering first chapter in Marvel's new explosive event. Watch as the players are introduced and the table is set for a storyline that fans will be talking about for years.
Rated T+

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X-MEN TP MUTANT GENESIS 2.0

(W) Various (A/CA) Jim Lee

A fresh take on a classic saga! Magneto's future, Wolverine's past - and the X-Men in between! Magneto acquires a new army, the Hand revives an old enemy, and it's up to the newly reunited and rejuvenated X-Men to stop both! But from Asteroid M to Weapon X, Marvel's mightiest mutants are getting brainwashed wherever they go! Featuring mysteries from Wolverine's history and the first flashback appearance of Team X - plus Acolytes, ninjas and more! Omega Red! Maverick! Sabretooth! And the debut of the classic Blue and Gold X-Men teams! It's the opening issues of 1991's blockbuster "adjective-less" X-MEN series like you've never seen them before - remastered and fully recolored in modern style! Collecting X-MEN (1991) #1-7.

Despite the recoloring, this is the lifeblood that runs through my veins! All Jim Lee 90's X-Men all the time!!

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