Pulp Fiction Newsletter Week of 9/27/17

Hello everyone! First of all, I’m heading to New York in a week with my fiance and I have never been before! Does anyone have any recommendations? Must-sees? Must-eats? Text me, DM me, pass me a note, etc.

We have some signings coming up! Sina Grace will be gracing us with his presence next week to promote the Legacy issue of Iceman. Also, Jordan Hart (a Culver regular) has a new book from Alterna called Doppleganger coming out in November as well. Check below for more details.

For our local daredevils, Fear Factor is coming back to television and they’re looking for fresh mea…err… new contestants. Check out the ad here for more details. See you at the bottom…

Upcoming Events


Creator Signing – Sina Grace (Not My Bag, Lil’ Depressed Boy, Iceman)
Wednesday October 4th

Join us October 4th at the Culver store to meet Sina Grace. He’ll be there promoting the Legacy issue of Iceman. In addition to writing Iceman, you may know his work from Not My Bag, Self-Obsessed,  Lil’ Depressed Boy and Burn the Orphanage!

Creator Signing – Jordan Hart (Doppelganger, Terminarch)
Wednesday November 15th

One of our Culver customers has a new mini-series coming out from Alterna called Doppelganger! Jordan describes it as “a buddy-supernatural story with a healthy amount of humor (think Fright Night from 1985).” Great, I love Fright Night! His new book comes out November 15th and he’ll be promoting it at the Culver store that day. Come by and check it out!

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New Comics Highlights

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

Marvel Legacy #1 Deal of the Week 50% OFF!

(W) Jason Aaron (A) Esad Ribic, Russell Dauterman, Chris Samnee, Alex Maleev, Stuart Immonen, Pepe Larraz, Jim Cheung, Daniel Acuna, Greg Land, Ed McGuinness, Steve McNiven (CA) Joe Quesada

EVERYTHING STARTS HERE! It begins at the dawn of the human race, and ends with a child’s prayer! In between, empires fall, mysteries brew, secrets are revealed, quests are undertaken and legends are forged! All leading up to the dramatic return you’ve been waiting for – and one you’ve been dreading! Jason Aaron (MIGHTY THOR) and Esad Ribic (SECRET WARS) usher in a new dawn – one whose rays will touch every corner of the Marvel Universe in the days to come!


Fu Jitsu #1

(W) Jai Nitz (A/CA) Wesley St. Claire

Fu Jitsu is the world’s smartest boy, and has been for the last hundred years.  Wait, what?  Fu is an un-aging genius, and has had adventures around the globe and around the galaxy.  From Einstein and the Wright brothers, to Gandhi and Johnny Unitas, Fu has met everyone in history while protecting Earth from Robert Wadlow, the world’s tallest man, and his dangerous magi-science.
Fu exiles himself to Antarctica to try and forget the painful break up with his ex-girlfriend, Rachel.  Meanwhile, Wadlow returns from the far-flung future and sends James Dean, his ultimate assassin, to kill Fu at the South Pole.  And you though your teenage years were tough?


Malefic #1

(W) Dan Schaffer (A) David Miller (CA) Dan Schaffer

Young Doctor Freust is a therapist in an asylum of horror where each deranged and diabolical inmate has a paranormal neurosis and a homicidal glint in their eye. Out of her depth, Fruest must discover the techniques pioneered by her father, leader of a secret religious cult, if she has any hope of surviving the madness. The great Dan Schaffer (Dogwitch; Killdarlings) mixes a dark gothic cocktail with a twist of wry.


Action #988 Oz Effect Part 2!

(W) Dan Jurgens (A) Ryan Sook (CA) Nick Bradshaw

“THE OZ EFFECT” part two! As Superman struggles with the ramifications of Mr. Oz’s identity, the mysterious figure’s origins and the long road to Superman’s doorstep finally reveal themselves.

Detective #965 Oz Effect Tie-in!

(W) Simon Spurrier (A/CA) Caspar Wijngaard

– Humanity’s long gone. Its memory lingers only as misunderstood rituals among mankind’s leftovers: the genetically modified animals they used and abused for eons.
– But for one young flying monkey, QORA, the routines are unbearable. All she wants is to explore. Instead she’s expected to settle down, to become a mother… to lose her wings.
– Eisner nominee SIMON SPURRIER (The Spire, CRY HAVOC, X-Men Legacy) and rising-star CASPAR WIJNGAARD (LIMBO, Dark Souls, Assassin’s Creed) present your new bittersweet adventure obsession: teenage rebellion and animal antics amidst the ruins of civilization!
– Think WALL-E by way of Watership Down. Fly, my pretties!

Batman Murder Machine Metal Tie-in!

(W) Frank Tieri (A) Ricardo Federici (CA) Jason Fabok

As the events of DARK NIGHTS: METAL rock the DC Universe, the creatures of the Dark Multiverse stand ready to invade our world! How can even the World’s Greatest Heroes stop a horde of deadly beings that appear to be powerful, nightmare versions of familiar figures? Find out in these special tie-in issues!

Suicide Squad #26 Metal Tie-in!

(W) Rob Williams (A/CA) Stjepan Sejic

A DARK NIGHTS: METAL tie-in! “GOTHAM RESISTANCE” part three! With realms dominated by twisted visions of Firefly, Poison Ivy, Two-Face, Scarecrow and Bane stretched out as far as the eye can see, the chances of saving Gotham City from the incursion of the Dark Multiverse are next to impossible. Which sounds like a job for the SUICIDE SQUAD! Harley Quinn, the most unlikely of team leaders, must use her special ops experience to command a charge of heavy metal heroes into their deadliest adventure yet!

Generations Captain Americas

(W) Nick Spencer (A/CA) Paul Renaud

They were part of the Greatest Generation! And now Sam Wilson finds himself alongside them yet again in a strange yet familiar setting – fighting shoulder-to-shoulder with Captain America and Bucky against a seemingly unstoppable threat to the safety of the world!


Generations Morales & Parker Spider-Man

(W) Brian Michael Bendis (A/CA) Ramon K. Perez

• When it comes to problems, Peter Parker’s got it all! Bullies at school, ailing aunt, a doppelganger, crushing responsibility, and –
wait, a doppelganger?!
•  Can’t Peter ever catch a break? And what does all this craziness have to do with Miles Morales?


Graphic Novel Highlights

Absolute Justice League Origin HC
(W) Geoff Johns (A) Gene Ha, Carlos D’Anda, Ivan Reis, Joe Prado (A/CA) Jim Lee, Scott Williams

For the first time, Geoff Johns and Jim Lee’s stellar run on JUSTICE LEAGUE from the dawn of DC: THE NEW 52 is collected in DC’s Absolute Edition format! First, Batman discovers an evil that requires him to unite Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Aquaman, The Flash and Cyborg for the first time as the Justice League! Then, find out who has joined the team after its origin! And why does Green Arrow want to join their ranks so badly? Plus, someone is out to get the Justice League, and he is determined to show the world how mortal these godlike beings really are!

Cover Price: $99.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $59.99 (40% OFF)

Mighty Thor Omnibus HC Vol 3

(W) Various (A) Various (CA) Russell Dauterman

Stan Lee! Jack Kirby! John Buscema! Their Thor sagas were so big, so epic, so utterly cosmic in scope, we may need to ask the Surgeon General to slap a warning on this oversized Omnibus collection! It begins with the malignant Mangog, a beast from the darkest depths of Asgard – a beast of the apocalypse Ragnarok! Then, Thor and Ego the Living Planet battle Galactus! The Lord of the Underworld returns! “Him” kidnaps Lady Sif! Galactus’ origin is told – and Thor grapples with the Wrecker! Meanwhile, Loki enters the fray, scheming his way to Asgard’s throne and putting the entire realm at risk. And don’t forget the Silver Surfer! With painstaking art restoration and every original letters page included, this Omnibus is a must-have for every Marvel fan! Collecting THOR (1966) #153-194.

Cover Price: $125
Pulp Fiction Price: $75 (40% OFF)

Royal City TP Vol 1 Next of Kin

(W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Jeff Lemire

In his most ambitious and most personal project to date, JEFF LEMIRE spins the captivating and engaging story of a family from the small factory town of Royal City and the ghosts that haunt them.

Cover Price: $9.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $6.99 (30% OFF)

Sex Criminals Tp Vol 4 Fourgy

(W) Matt Fraction (A/CA) Chip Zdarsky

Everybody’s favorite sex-having, time-freezing, bank-robbing crew of lovable lovemisfits come together and ask themselves the big question: are we still into this? THE ANSWER MIGHT SURPRISE YOU (if you think the answer is no).
“Part romance, part sex comedy, and part heist drama, [SEX CRIMINALS] manages to turn a story about two lovers who rob banks with orgasms into the most emotionally realistic and relatable sex comic ever made.”-Wired Magazine
Collects SEX CRIMINALS #16-20

Cover Price: $16.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $11.89 (30% OFF)

Walking Dead TP Vol 28

(W) Robert Kirkman (A) Stefano Gaudiano, Cliff Rathburn (CA) Dave Stewart (A/CA) Charlie Adlard

In the aftermath of The Whisperer War – ALL IS LOST. Collects THE WALKING DEAD #163-168.

Cover Price: $16.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $11.89 (30% OFF)


Good Night Pun Pun GN Vol 7

(W) Kore Yamazaki (A/CA) Kore Yamazaki

From the creator of The Ancient Magus’ Bride comes a supernatural action manga in the vein of Fullmetal Alchemist! With electrifying art and a gripping story, Frau Faust reimagines the protagonist of the classic tale who makes a deal with the devil as a tenacious female scholar. A century after a scholar made a deal with a devil in exchange for eternal life, the story of Faust has passed into legend. But the real Faust is not a stuffy professorial man, but a woman, still on the run with her homunculus servant. When the magnetic, bespectacled woman passes through a provincial town, she adds a young orphan named Marion, looking for an escape, to her group. The next stop: A church basement, where a disembodied demon’s arm lies sealed away, and an officer of the Inquisition named Lorenzo waits to spring a trap for the blasphemer!

Cover Price: $12.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $10.39 (20% OFF)


Gangsta Cursed GN Vol 3

(W) Kohske (A/CA) Syuhei Kamo

After making the fateful decision to defy his fellow Hunters and save a young girl’s life, Spas finds himself caught between the worlds of the Normals and the Twilights. Branded a traitor by the Hunters, yet still considered an enemy by all the other factions, he’s on the run and desperately trying to find his way through the carnage and chaos that surround him.

Cover Price: $12.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $10.39 (20% OFF)

Other stuff

That’s it for this week!

– Ryan