Pulp Fiction Newsletter Week of 4/5/17

Recovering from Wondercon so no time for an intro this week!  Lots of good deals though check it out below!

 

Upcoming Events

Alien Day
Wednesday April 26th (cuz LV-426…ya dig?)
Pulp Fiction is celebrating Alien Day and the first issue of Aliens Dead Orbit by James Stokoe! We’ll have select Aliensgraphic novels for 50% OFF!

Comic Jam @ Pulp Fiction Culver City
Saturday April 29th, 3PM – 6PM
More info:
ABOUT COMIC JAM:

Come Draw Comics with us at Pulp Fiction’s Comic Jam! What is a Comic Jam? One person draws in a beginning panel, then a different person continues with a following panel, and so on until you have a finished comic page! From comic book professionals to occasional scratch pad doodlers, everyone is welcome. It’s a time when you can let loose with your imagination, have fun and not worry if it’s perfect or not.

B.Y.O. pens. Paper and snacks are provided. FREE to Attend.
Be on time if you can but we can fit you in even if you are 30 mins or an hour late

Free Comic Book Day
Saturday May 6th
It’s that time of year again! Join us on FCBD and get a free comic book! We coordinate with the LA Food Bank so bring canned goods and go home with even more goodies!

Wonder Woman Day
Saturday June 3rd
Join Pulp Fiction on Wonder Woman Day and get two free Wonder Woman comic books!

 

New Comics Highlights

Click here for a full list of all of the week’s new releases.

Black Cloud #1
DEAL OF THE WEEK 50% OFF 

(W) Jason Latour, Ivan Brandon (A) Greg Hinkle

Zelda was born in a world of dreams, and hers burned bigger than anyone had ever seen. Now she’s on the run in our world, the dreams broken in her hands. But the pieces are for sale, the rich and the powerful are buying, and suddenly her world isn’t the only place Zelda’s running from. From the creators that brought you Spider-Gwen, SOUTHERN BASTARDS, and DRIFTER, comes a place where dreams come true–and today, they go to war.

Rock Candy Mountain #1
DEAL OF THE WEEK 50% OFF 

(W/A) Kyle Starks

Eisner-nominated comic creator, KYLE STARKS (SEXCASTLE), would like to invite you to enter the magical world of hobos. The world’s toughest hobo is searching through post-World War II America for the mythological Rock Candy Mountain, and he’s going to have to fight his way to get there. Lots of hobo fights. So many hobo fights. A new action-comedy series full of high action, epic stakes, magic, friendships, trains, punching, kicking, joking, a ton of hobo nonsense, and the Literal Devil. Yeah. The Literal Devil.

Eleanor and The Egret #1 
DEAL OF THE WEEK 50% OFF 
(W) John Layman (A) Sam Kieth

NEW SERIES! The most daring art thief in Paris has struck again, and the police have assigned their best detective to the case. His only clue? A single white feather left at the scene. Could this feather belong to the thief? To the thief’s accomplice, an oversized talking egret? Or will his investigation lead him to somewhere even stranger? (Answer: all of the above.) Presenting a peculiar and unforgettable tale of birds and banditry, paintings and pets, larceny, love and… lamprey-wielding assassins? From the legendary creator of THE MAXX and co-creator of SANDMAN, Sam Kieth, and the considerably less-legendary creator of CHEW, John Layman!

X-Men Gold #1 
DEAL OF THE WEEK 50% OFF 
(W) Marc Guggenheim (A) Ardian Syaf

FROM THE ASHES OF INHUMANS VS X-MEN, AN ALL-NEW TEAM OF X-MEN RISES!
Xavier’s dream comes full circle as KITTY PRYDE takes the reins and assembles a squad of the most iconic X-Men to fight at her side. STORM. COLOSSUS. NIGHTCRAWLER. OLD MAN LOGAN. PRESTIGE. They are X-MEN GOLD! And they’re on a mission to be Earth’s finest heroes, even when that means defending those who hate and fear them. Brought to you by an all-star creative team of Marc Guggenheim (X-MEN, S.H.I.E.L.D., television’s Arrow) and Ardian Syaf (BATGIRL, SUPERMAN/BATMAN, BRIGHTEST DAY), a new beginning for the strangest heroes of all starts here!

Royals #1 
(W) Al Ewing (A) Jonboy Meyers

THE “RESURRXION” OF THE INHUMANS BEGINS!
A myth from the future. A quest to the far stars. A legend written across galaxies. Guided by the other-dimensional Kree warrior known as Marvel Boy, the Inhuman Royal Family departs on an odyssey across all creation on search for lost secrets – and the last hope – of their people. Penned by fan-favorite Al Ewing (The Ultimates, New Avengers, Loki: Agent of Asgard) and drawn by the white-hot Jonboy Meyers (Teen Titans, Spawn), ROYALS is a Marvel-style space epic that takes the Inhuman Royal Family and plunges them into the unknown! The knowledge they seek could change the course of Inhuman destiny, but it cannot be attained without cost…for at the end of days, the Last Inhuman tells the tale of how seven left Earth for the stars…but only six returned.

Star Wars Rogue One Adaptation #1 
(W) Jody Houser (A) Emilio Laiso, Oscar Bazaldua Nava

The Rebellion is here! The biggest movie of the year jumps from the big screen to the comic book page! All looks lost for the Rebellion against the Empire as they learn of the existence of a new super-weapon – the Death Star. New heroes Jyn Erso and Cassian Andor set out on a desperate mission to steal the plans to destroy the new super-weapon. Written by Jody Houser (MAX RIDE) and drawn by Emilio Laiso (STAR WARS ANNUAL; HERCULES), join as the story is set up for the epic saga to follow…
Graphic Novel Highlights


Superman (Rebirth) Vol 02 Trials of the Super Son TP
(W) Peter J. Tomasi, Patrick Gleason (A) Patrick Gleason, Doug Mahnke
In these tales from SUPERMAN #7-13, Superman and Jon Kent are transported to Dinosaur Island to find the last of the Losers! Then, after a quick trip to the county fair, Jon meets his match in Damian Wayne-and the Super Sons’ fathers soon put the two young heroes through their paces as a new crime-fighting team is forged!
Cover Price: $16.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $10.19 (40% OFF)

Batgirl and the Birds of Prey Vol 01 Who is Oracle? TP
(W) Julie Benson, Shawna Benson (A) Claire Roe, Roge Antonio

In these tales from BATGIRL AND THE BIRDS OF PREY #1-6 and REBIRTH #1, a mysterious new criminal operative called Oracle has declared war on Gotham City! Barbara Gordon, a.k.a. Batgirl-and a.k.a. super-cyber hero Oracle-in a previous guise, takes exception to someone smearing her legacy. Can she count on Black Canary and the volatile Huntress to help her get to the bottom of this mystery?

Cover Price: $16.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $10.19 (40% OFF)


Green Arrow (Rebirth) Vol 02 Island of Scars TP

(W) Ben Percy (A) Otto Schmidt, Stephen Byrne, Juan Ferreyra
Green Arrow was victorious in crippling the Ninth Circle, but taking down the global criminal financial empire left Oliver and his allies bruised, broken and scattered to the wind. With Emiko in Japan with her mother Shado and Oliver, Black Canary and Diggle trapped on a mysterious island, everyone must fight for the lives! Don’t miss these tales from GREEN ARROW #6-11.

Cover Price: $16.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $10.19 (40% OFF)

Manga Highlights

BORUTO GN VOL 01 NARUTO NEXT GENERATIONS
(W) Masashi Kishimoto, Ukyo Kodachi (A/CA) Mikio Ikemoto
Years have passed since Naruto and Sasuke teamed up to defeat Kaguya, the progenitor of chakra and the greatest threat the ninja world has ever faced. Times are now peaceful and the new generation of shinobi have not experienced the same hardships as their parents. Perhaps that is why Boruto would rather play video games than train. However, one passion does burn deep in this ninja boy, and that is to defeat his neglectful father!

Cover Price: $9.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $7.99 (20% OFF)

BLADE OF IMMORTAL OMNIBUS VOL 02 TP
Rin continues her quest across Japan to avenge the murder of her parents, joined by Manji-her seemingly immortal protector. The eccentric, bloodthirsty Ittö-ryü sword school tries to carve a path to Edo Castle, led by the hated Anotsu as they obliterate all rival schools along the way. The deadly Mugai-ryü has formed, though-with the sole purpose of destroying Anotsu’s clan! Collects volumes 4, 5, and 6.

Cover Price: $19.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $13.99 (30% OFF)

YU GI OH ARC V VOL 01 TP
(W) Shin Yoshida & Various (A/CA) Naohito Miyoshi
Yuzu Hiiragi and her father run a dueling school that’s seen better days. If only they had a star teacher to bring in new students! When a rogue Duelist known as Phantom appears in the city, Yuzu may have found a savior, but Phantom will have to deal with the Leo Corporation’s special forces before he can get into any community service!

Cover Price: $9.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $7.99 (20% OFF)

I AM A HERO OMNIBUS VOL 03 TP
(W/A/CA) Kengo Hanazawa
One quick, deadly bite could change everything for Hideo and young Hiromi as they head out of the forest they’ve been hiding in and return to civilization. They soon realize that populated areas-even shrines-are just as dangerous as the haunted woods they’ve left! Collects two original Japanese volumes into one huge Dark Horse edition!

Cover Price: $19.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $13.99 (30% OFF)

WATER DRAGONS BRIDE VOL 01 GN
(W/A/CA) Rei Toma
In the blink of an eye, a modern-day girl named Asahi is whisked away from her warm and happy home and stranded in a strange and mysterious world where she is sacrificed to a water dragon god! What plans are in store for her, and what will happen when she comes face-to-face with this god?

Cover Price: $9.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $7.99 (20% OFF)

That’s it for this week!

-Max