Happy Monday! This week, Our April Convergence sale continues with the third issue of the main series as well as the other accompanying Convergence titles. We’re also spotlighting Kaptara #1, a new Image series from Chip Zdarksy, the co-creator of Sex Criminals! Be sure to click the preview link and check it out. There’s also a few follow-up issues to some of our previous deals of the week, so if liked the fist issue and you’re a pull customer, let us know if you’d like any put aside. The last volume of the Scott Pilgrim hardcovers drops this week so those of you reading it in color can wrap up your collections. We are hosting Madeleine Holly-Rosing’s Kickstarter workshop again this weekend at the Culver City store. Be sure to visit our website for more details.
Finally, the Culver City store will be hosting a Wednesday appearance from a couple of local creators on the 29th. We’ll be joined by Davien Watkins promoting his strip, Notes Notations and David Lucarelli who will be promoting his book, The Children’s Vampire Hunting Brigade. Check the Upcoming Events section for more details. See you at the bottom…
Kickstarter / Marketing Workshop
Saturday, April 25th
2 PM at Culver City Location
Having successfully funded two Kickstarters for her comic Boston Metaphysical Society in 2014, writer/creator, Madeleine Holly-Rosing will share her very specific and practical strategies for running a successful Kickstarter. This class is designed for individual creators who cannot afford to hire a team or a PR person. For more info, visit the Art Class page.
Creator Appearance – David Lucarelli The Children’s Vampire Hunting Brigade
Wednesday, April 29th
12 – 3 PM at Culver City Location
Creator Appearance – Davien Watkins Notes Notations
Wednesday, April 29th
11:30 – 2:30 PM at Culver City Location
Free Comic Book Day
Saturday, May 2nd
Free Comic Book Day is almost upon us once again! In the Pulp Fiction tradition, both stores will be coordinating with the LA Food Bank, so bring as many canned goods as you can and go home with swag! We also will have some awesome guests joining us. Look for a more detailed press release in the near future.
APRIL – 50% OFF ALL CONVERGENCE TITLES!
For the month of April, both Pulp Fiction locations will sell all Convergence DC event titles at 50% off the cover price. The sale does not apply to variants. The sale does not extend past the end of April. Click here four a full list of April Convergence solicits.
MAY – 50% OFF ALL SECRET WARS TITLES!
For the month of May, both Pulp Fiction locations will sell all Secret Wars Marvel event titles for 50% off the cover price. The sale does not apply to variants or other Secret Wars merchandise such as graphic novels. The sale does not extend past the end of May. Click here for the May Secret Wars solicits.
JUNE – 50% OFF ALL DC RELAUNCH #1’S!
DC is dropping a lot of new books in June. Both Pulp Fiction locations will sell them at 50% off the cover price. The sale is for the new #1’s and does not apply to other books released by DC that month. The sale does not apply to variants. The sale does not extend past the end of June. Click here for a look at what new books DC is launching in June.
Back in Stock
New Releases for 4/22/15
Make sure you click here for a full list of all of this week’s new releases.
New Comics Highlights
Kaptara #1 Deal of the Week $1.99
Convergence #3 Deal of the Month $1.99
We’re selling all Convergence titles at 50% OFF for the month of April! Here are the other Convergence titles dropping this week:
Thrilling Adventure Hour: Beyond Belief #1
Based on the hit Nerdist podcast! It’s time to send the little ones to dream land, and set your radio’s dial to “SPOOKY.” Steel yourself for mysterious suspense in…BEYOND BELIEF! Meet Frank and Sadie Doyle, toast of the upper crust! Headliners on the society pages. And oh yes…THEY SEE GHOSTS! Who cares what evil lurks in the hearts of men…unless evil’s carrying the martini tray!
Empire Uprising #1
Uncle Scrooge #1
Frankenstein Underground #2
Invisible Republic #2
Scott Pilgrim Color HC Vol 6
Cover Price: $24.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $19.99 (20% off)
How much would you pay for perfection? Beauty? Immortality? Tony Stark knows, and he’s ready to give it to you – but at a terrible price! The AXIS effect has changed Tony: He’s more stylish, more confident and more cunning than ever before. And he’s ready to lead San Francisco into the future – but the first step is to release Extremis upon the entire city! Daredevil isn’t down with Stark’s new vision of the future – but can the Man Without Fear lead the rebellion against the Superior Iron Man? How far will Tony go to keep the secret of his success private? As Tony’s actions become more questionable, who will conspire to take him down? Has his negligence bred monsters? And will those monsters destroy him? A bold new direction for the Armored Avenger begins! Collecting SUPERIOR IRON MAN #1-5.
Cover Price: $24.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $14.99 (40% off)
Volverines TP Vol 1 Dancing with the Devil
From the pages of DEATH OF WOLVERINE! Logan may be dead – but what will happen to his mortal remains, encased in Adamantium? The battle for control of this valuable artifact has begun, death is on the books for a dozen heroes and villains, and Mystique is playing chess with them all! As Sinister strikes, Daken lies crippled, and death looms for Shogun’s Weapon X crew. Only Wolverine’s legacy – X-23, Sabretooth, Mystique and Lady Deathstrike – can save them all. But none of them can be trusted! Then: introducing Fantomelle, the world’s most unstoppable thief, engineered to perfection! But will she be destroyed by a nightmarish monster before the Wolverines can recruit her? And surprises lay in store when the Wolverines assault Mr. Sinister’s fortress! Sinister has plans for Logan’s body – but how are the Amazing X-Men involved? Collecting WOLVERINES #1-5.
Cover Price: $15.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $9.59 (40% off)
Batman 66 HC Vol 3
Pulp Fiction Price: $11.99 (40% off)
The Adventures of Basil and Moebius HC Vol 1
Cover Price: $19.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $15.99 (20% off)
Wild Blue Yonder HC
Cover Price: $29.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $23.99 (20% off)
Wormwood Gentlemen Corpse HC The First Few Pints
Cover Price: $49.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $39.99 (20% off)
Toys & Statues
Batman Black and White by Ivan Reis
DESIGNED BY IVAN REIS
SCULPTED BY MAT BROUILLARD
The Dark Knight leaps from the pages of the best-selling series JUSTICE LEAGUE into your home with this sensational statue designed by superstar artist Ivan Reis!
Limited Edition of 5,200
Measures Approximately 6.5″ Tall
That’s it for this week!