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JADE STREET PROTECTION SERVICES #1

(W) Katy Rex (A) Fabian Lelay (CA) Annie Wu, Kiki Jenkins

In this new series that mashes The Breakfast Club with Sailor Moon, Kai, Saba, Noemi, Divya, and Emma are (bad) students at Matsdotter Academy, an elite private school for magical girls. When they all meet for the first time in a totally unfair detention, these punk rock witch delinquents cut class and discover the fates Matsdotter has in store for them are even more sinister than they suspected. With JSPS, the creative team of writer Katy Rex, penciler/inker Fabian Lelay, colorist Mara Jayne Carpenter, and series cover artists Annie Wu and Kiki Jenkins channel Black Mask's edgy, subversive sensibility into a whipsmart adventure for delinquents young and old.

RECOMMENDED BY CASEY!!

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SUPER PRO K.O. GN VOL 03 GOLD FOR GLORY

(W/A/CA) Jarrett Williams

In the rough and tumble world of Super Pro K.O., professional wrestling is no joke. With contenders of every kind battling for glory on a nightly basis, there's tons of drama inside and outside the ring! Current SPKO champion and arrogant heel King Crown Jr prepares for a match against mysterious newcomer Bad Bad Butch O'Rowdy, who may care more about settling a personal score with Crown than the title itself. Meanwhile, hotshot Joe Somiano is getting used to the spotlight as his career takes off, but will it be stopped with the arrival of baseball superstar turned wrestler Romeo Colossus?

RECOMMENDED BY MORGAN!!

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THREE STOOGES: STOOGEAPALOOZA

(W) S.A. Check, J. C. Vaughn (A) Brendon Fraim & Various (CA) Chris Scalf

We're throwing a party - a Stooge-A-Palooza - for all the fans of the original Three Stooges! In this oversized issue we have brand new comic laughs, classic tales from the golden age, and a Stooge-ton of original content! We're bringing you all the chuckles and guffaws you love from The Boys and paying homage to the comedy legends with behind the scenes interviews with Stooge family members, candid pictures, and fans from all over the world. This issue has no ads - it is 100% stuffed with Stooges! The Stooges influenced generations of comic book creators and now lifelong fans have a chance to contribute to their legacy with these new slapstick adventures. If you are tired of the same old humdrum comics week-in and week-out, try out The Three Stooges and enjoy laughing at their timeless antics!

RECOMMENDED BY HOWARD!

HOMETOWN HEROES - A SPOTLIGHT ON THE SEATTLE COMIC BOOK SCENE!

Here at Zanadu, we have always prided ourselves on stocking independent and small press comic books that you won't find anywhere else. It is our continuing goal to highlight the vibrant comic book scene that exists here in the Pacific Northwest and across the country.
Our newly expanded local section, dubbed, "Hometown Heroes" is overflowing with energetic, exotic and exciting new creations from the best and brightest of Seattle's comic book underground.

Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting different books and their creators, so keep checking back for the latest in local comix!!

This week's feature--

NOEL FRANKLIN
ARTIST/WRITER

Noel Franklin is a Seattle-based illustrator, writer and cartoonist. She holds a BA in Printmaking from Western Washington University and is currently working on a graphic novel. She can also raise money like a mother f'er!

Check out a preview of her work below and be sure to flip through the books yourself next time you visit the store!
http://noelfranklinart.blogspot.com

GONE GIRL COMICS #1 & 2

(W/A) Noel Franklin

#1 - This is a 24-page minicomic containing 6 stories that relate to my experience in 1990s Seattle, including a history of the historic rock venue, the OK Hotel, and a collaboration with Eisner award-winning cartoonist David Lasky. The comic is a saddle-stitched 6" x 9" and is black and white with 60 lb inner pages and a sturdy cover.

#2 - This is a 24-page minicomic containing 5 autobiographical short stories plus a comics history of the creation of a 50-foot Picasso sculpture in downtown Chicago that published in Serbia last year..

JEZINKAS

(W/A) Noel Franklin

This is a 20-page minicomic adaption of an 1800s Bohemian folk tale featuring an orphan that confronts the Jezinkas (witches!) that stole an old man's eyes! Lushly illustrated, the comic also contains the full original version of the tale as documented from oral tradition by A. H. Wraitslaw in 1890. The comic 5.5" x 8.5" in black and white with a pale blue cover stock cover.

COMICS SHOULD SMELL GOOD!! EP. #83 **CIVIL WAR** VIDEO 1/3 (WILL)

CIVIL WAR

Video 1/3 - Prof Will!

Due to the untimely absence of our venerable Video Monkey, Civil War has erupted at Zanadu!! The CSSG team has splintered in light of the shocking developments of the "Video Monkey incident" and refuse to even sit next to each other, let alone put together another video!! Not wishing to see his store demolished in the chaos, Perry offered some sage like advice and said "Why not let the audience decide?" So here we are, three videos from three monkeys of differing tastes and it's up to YOU to decide who will be crowned KING COMIC MONKEY!! Leave a comment to vote and best of luck to our graphic art gladiators!

COMIC SHOULD SMELL GOOD!! EP #83 **CIVIL WAR** VIDEO 2/3 (CASEY)

CIVIL WAR

Video 2/3 - Casey!

Due to the untimely absence of our venerable Video Monkey, Civil War has erupted at Zanadu!! The CSSG team has splintered in light of the shocking developments of the "Video Monkey incident" and refuse to even sit next to each other, let alone put together another video!! Not wishing to see his store demolished in the chaos, Perry offered some sage like advice and said "Why not let the audience decide?" So here we are, three videos from three monkeys of differing tastes and it's up to YOU to decide who will be crowned KING COMIC MONKEY!! Leave a comment to vote and best of luck to our graphic art gladiators!

COMICS SHOULD SMELL GOOD! EP. #83 **CIVIL WAR** VIDEO 3/3 (MORGAN)

CIVIL WAR!!

Video 3/3 - Morgan!

Due to the untimely absence of our venerable Video Monkey, Civil War has erupted at Zanadu!! The CSSG team has splintered in light of the shocking developments of the "Video Monkey incident" and refuse to even sit next to each other, let alone put together another video!! Not wishing to see his store demolished in the chaos, Perry offered some sage like advice and said "Why not let the audience decide?" So here we are, three videos from three monkeys of differing tastes and it's up to YOU to decide who will be crowned KING COMIC MONKEY!! Leave a comment to vote and best of luck to our graphic art gladiators!

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SECRET VOICE #3

(W/A/CA) Zack Soto

Dr Galapagos and & company deal with the aftermath of last issue's physical and psychic warfare. Learn more about the mysterious Red College, parley with the royal monsters of the Greener Lands, are introduced to the beautiful spy Octavia M. Octavia, and finally meet the man everyone is out to stop: the warlord Wux Heng! A Study Group Comics production.

RECOMMENDED BY CASEY!!

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POWER MAN & IRON FIST #5

(W) David Walker (A) Flaviano Armentaro

THE LINES ARE OPEN, CALLERS!
• What's the TRUE story of the radio DJ, Luke Cage, Iron Fist, Manslaughter Marsdale, and the hot dog vendor?
• There are TWO sides to every story? Luke and Danny should be so lucky!
• Luke is trying to control the narrative, but it's impossible when NO ONE can get enough of POWER MAN AND IRON FIST!

RECOMMENDED BY ERIN.

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DEPT H #3

(W/A/CA) Matt Kindt

Matt Kindt's survival sci-fi series continues!
After being stranded on the ocean floor, Mia is brought back to headquarters and leads a rescue party to bring back her missing brother. As the investigations into his disappearance and the station's destroyed antenna continue, a terrible virus emerges and wreaks havoc on the crew.

RECOMMENDED BY SAM THE VIDEO MONKEY!

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NIGHTHAWK #2

(W) David Walker (A) Ramon Villalobos (CA) Denys Cowan, Bill Sienkiewicz

• With the bodies piling up, Nighthawk hunts the psycho killer stalking the streets, leading to an unlikely alliance. Meanwhile, the racial tension that grips the city is about to explode, leading Nighthawk to make a difficult decision -- save the city, or watch it burn.

RECOMMENDED BY MORGAN!

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IRWIN ALLEN'S LOST IN SPACE #3

(W) Holly Interlandi, Carey Wilber (A) Kostas Pantoulas (CA) Patrick McEvoy

The "Curious Galactics" storyline concludes! In an alien desert maze, Will and John Robinson trek on, now chariotless; fighting off strange creatures and rationing water and food the best they can. The situation seems hopeless, but it may be something entirely different from courage that gets the Galactics' attention. Adapted from the original unfilmed teleplay!

RECOMMENDED BY HOWARD!

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CIVIL WAR II: CHOOSING SIDES #1

(W) Various (A) Declan Shalvey & Various (CA) Jim Cheung

If you knew something bad was about to happen, would you stop it? How far would you go? The line is drawn. Everyone in the Marvel Universe has to ask themselves: are you with Captain Marvel or Iron Man? Kicking off an all-new series, this first issue features Nick Fury, Damage Control and Night Thrasher!

RECOMMENDED BY PERRY!

HOMETOWN HEROES - A SPOTLIGHT ON THE SEATTLE COMIC BOOK SCENE!

Here at Zanadu, we have always prided ourselves on stocking independent and small press comic books that you won't find anywhere else. It is our continuing goal to highlight the vibrant comic book scene that exists here in the Pacific Northwest and across the country.
Our newly expanded local section, dubbed, "Hometown Heroes" is overflowing with energetic, exotic and exciting new creations from the best and brightest of Seattle's comic book underground.

Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting different books and their creators, so keep checking back for the latest in local comix!!

This week's feature--

SCOTT ADAMS
ARTIST/WRITER

Scott Adams is a self taught artist who enjoys working in a variety of mediums. He works primarily with comic book style art and is the creator of the comic book titled Sukotto. He lives in Bremerton, WA. Check out a preview of his work below and be sure to flip through the books yourself next time you visit the store!
http://www.sukottostudios.com

SUKOTTO #1-5

(W/A) Scott Adams

Sukotto is the story of a lone surviving ninja, whose clan was mercilessly wiped out by a corrupt and evil samurai lord. Events begin to unfold that place Sukotto on a path that will take him on an incredible journey unimagined. Sukotto must surmount ever increasing challenges, all the while striving to avenge his lost clan.

HOMETOWN HEROES OF SEATTLE! A SPOTLIGHT ON LOCAL COMIC CREATORS!

Here at Zanadu, we have always prided ourselves on stocking independent and small press comic books that you won't find anywhere else. It is our continuing goal to highlight the vibrant comic book scene that exists here in the Pacific Northwest and across the country.
Our newly expanded local section, dubbed, "Hometown Heroes" is overflowing with energetic, exotic and exciting new creations from the best and brightest of Seattle's comic book underground.

Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting different books and their creators, so keep checking back for the latest in local comix!!

COMICS SHOULD SMELL GOOD!! EP. #82!

Annnd just like that, summer or the strange pockets of heat and sunshine that we get here in Seattle, is gone, but the comics are still hotter than hot! They're hot Hot HOT!!! So quit workin' and start watchin' the brandy new episode of CSSG!!

Plus, Professor Will is back with another week of rebirth reports from the front line of the new DCU!!