May 22nd Trade Paperback Releases


Here's a short list of the Trade Paper Backs (TPB) that are being released this week. You can save 20-40% off the cover price by ordering them from Amazon. Amazon's release dates are normally off due to the way Publishers dating structure (+2 Months).

Note: Releases based on http://www.mycomicshop.com/ and subject to change.

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Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Equals Awesome!" Collects A Plus X (2012 Marvel Now) #1-6. Cover by Ed McGuiness. Spinning out of AVX, this all-star anthology brings you Avengers and X-Men action by the industry's top creators! It's time-travel aplenty when a WWII-era Captain America meets Cable, and Red Hulk and Wolverine face a future menace! Black Widow and Rogue fight Sentinels, while Iron Man, Kitty Pryde and Lockheed battle the Brood! Storm and Black Panther have their first post-AVX encounter, Gambit and Hawkeye join forces to save lives, and Spider-Man and Beast take on zombies! And while Cap mentors Jean Grey School problem student Quentin Quire, Iron Man and Beast butt heads, Iron Fist and Doop's first adventure is revealed, Captain Marvel fights alongside Wolverine - and Loki and Mr. Sinister team up! (You didn't think the heroes would have all the fun, did you?) A plus X adds up to awesome adventure...NOW! Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $17.99.
Volume 5 - 1st printing. Written by Ron Marz. Art and cover by STJEPAN SEJIC. Tom Judge was once a priest, responsible for lost souls. Now he is the bearer of the ancient, powerful Artifact called the Rapture, and responsible for the survival of the entire universe. Tom's only hope of preserving all creation is to gather the other Artifact bearers, and make a stand against the Darkness. It's a battle could cost Tom his own soul! Softcover, 160 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.
1st printing. Collects Borderlands Origins (2012 IDW) #1-4. Written by Mike Neumann. Art and Cover by Agustin Padilla. For the millions of fans of the smash-hit video game BORDERLANDS, a lingering question exists: how did the Vault Hunters get on the bus with Marcus in the first place? Find out how Roland got on the bus with Mordecai, Lilith, and Brick in this exciting look at the soldiers of the Crimson Lance and what made him leave their ranks and search for the Vault! Softcover, 104 pages, full color. Cover price $17.99.
1st printing. Written by Matthew Scott and Tim Westland. Art by Dietrich Smith. Cover by David Peterson. A stranger has kidnapped Sue's daughter, Lily. But he doesn't want her money, only her suffering-and he will kill Lily if Sue doesn't follow his every command. With detailed instructions, the faceless abductor leads Sue into a blinding snowstorm on the longest night of the year to a place she has not traveled to since childhood. The voice on the other end of her cell phone somehow knows Sue's deepest, most chilling secret-an ominous incident from her past, buried long ago...Softcover, 104 pages, full color Cover price $17.99.
Volume 2 – 1st printing. "The Avalon Trap!" Collects Demon Knights (2011-) #0 and 8-12. Written by Paul Cornell. Art by Bernard Chang and Diogenes Neves. Cover by Mike Choi. The Demon Knights learn of the twisted love shared by Madame Xanadu and Etrigan. Even more twists abound as they travel to Avalon to revive Merlin, only to find more dangers than they could have expected! Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $14.99.
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Written by Eric Trautmann. Art by Daniel Lindro, and Ron Adrian. Cover Alex Ross. The year is 1934, and Earth is attacked by a powerful alien invasion force, led by the sinister, all-seeing Ming the Merciless. And this time, he does not fight alone. Allied with the sinister spymaster Klytus, his exotic and treacherous daughter, Princess Aura... and Adolf Hitler! Three valiant humans - iconic hero Flash Gordon, the tough, determined Dale Arden, and the brilliant scientist Hans Zarkov - are plucked from our world and rocketed into another universe of fearsome creatures, noble and savage alien species, ancient science, and titanic threats! Softcover, 200 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.
1st printing. Written by Chuck Dixon and Mike Costa. Art by Alex Cal. Cover by David Williams. The Cobra Civil War is over but "Cobra Command" begins as Krake, the new Cobra Commander, kicks off his reign with total war invading the sovereign nation of Nanzhao with all the military might under his power. While the JOEs have been hit hard, Flint must still lead a team into the country to stop him! Softcover, 328 pages, full color. Cover price $34.99.
Volume 2 - 1st printing. Collects GI Joe (1982-1994 Marvel) #13-25. Written by Larry Hama. Art and Cover by Mike Vosburg. G.I. JOE: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION presents the full run of original A REAL AMERICAN HERO stories, placed into proper reading order with subsequent series, like Special Missions. Volume 2 contains issues #13-25 along with extras such as character file cards and an introduction by Mark W. Bellomo that sheds light on the creation of the series. Hardcover, 7 1/2-in. x 11-in., 300 pages, full color. Cover price $49.99.
1st printing. Collects Godzilla Half Century War (2012 IDW) #1-5. By James Stokoe. Introducing a new and exciting look at Godzilla's reign of destruction, courtesy of Orc Stain creator James Stokoe! The year is 1954 and Lieutenant Ota Murakami is on hand when Godzilla makes first landfall in Japan. Along with his pal Kentaro, Ota makes a desperate gamble to save lives... and in the process begins an obsession with the King of the Monsters that lasts fifty years! Softcover, 124 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.
Volume 1 - 1st printing. "New Found Power!" Collects Grifter (2011- DC) #0 and 9-16. Written by Rob Liefeld, and Frank Tieri. Art by Scott Clark, and Marat Mycheals. Cover by Rob Liefeld. GRIFTER faces off against the DAEMONITES alongside DEATHBLOW and VOODOO! But the super-weapon in the fight against Helspont proves to be more than even Grifter can handle! Softcover, 208 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.
Volume 1 - 1st printing. "Stronger Than Monsters!" Collects Journey into Mystery (2011 3rd Series) #646-650. Written by Kathryn Immonen. Art by Valerio Schiti. Cover by Jeffrey Baker. A new journey begins, starring Sif...the Berzerker?! When the latest crop of beasties besets Asgardia, our sword-slinging heroine leads the battle charge - but that no-holds-barred zeal for glory may be the very thing that brings the realm down around her winged helm! Finding herself newly minted with an ancient version of the Berzerker spell, Sif returns to an unsuspecting Midgard - and with no patience for relative peace, starts putting out fires with gasoline! And things heat up even more when our heroine falls in with a group of brutal Asgardian savages - and joins them in their millennia-old battle against monsters! But can the berzerkers keep their bloodlust in check? And can Sif master her new abilities and serve Asgard? Guest starring the Superior Spider-Man and a collection of Marvel superstars! Softcover, 120 pages, full color. Cover price $15.99.
1st printing. Collects Red Sonja Atlantis Rises (2012 Dynamite) #1-4. Written by Luke Lieberman. Art by Max Dunbar. Cover by Lucio Parrillo. At the cursed hand of the sorcerer Thulsa Doom, Atlantis sank beneath the waves many eons ago. Now that same evil hand summons it back from the depths, to enact vengeance against the entire world. Only Red Sonja can protect Hyborea from the power of Atlantis... but who will protect Atlantis from the power of Thulsa Doom? Kingdoms will fall and the oceans will spill over the earth! Softcover, 96 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.
Volume 3 - 1st printing. "Scott Pilgrim and the Infinite Sadness!" By Bryan Lee O'Malley. Presented in full-color for the first time, Scott's run-in with Ramona ex, Envy boy toy and The Clash at Demon Head bassist Todd Ingram as you've never seen it before - in full-color! Plus, previously unpublished extras, hard-to-find short stories, and exclusive bonus materials will make you see Scott Pilgrim in a whole new light! Hardcover, 6-in. x 9-in., 216 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.
Volume 5 - 1st printing. "The Tails Adventure!" Collects Sonic Universe (2009) #17-20. Written by Ian Flynn. Art by Tracy Yardley. Cover by Tracy Yardley and Ben Hunzeker. The most successful Sonic graphic novel series continues strong as Sonic's famous sidekick, Miles "Tails" Prower, takes off in his own adventure! Tails and his friends Antoine and Bunnie take a well-earned vacation to the remote Cocoa Island. But not everything is what it seems! Hidden within their camouflaged fortress, the Battle Bird Armada makes their villainous debut! The angry avians lash out, and it's up to Tails to save the day! Softcover, 112 pages, full color. Cover price $11.99.
1st printing. Collects Star Trek Assignment Earth (2008) #1-5, Star Trek Crew (2009 IDW)#1-5, Star Trek Leonard McCoy Frontier Doctor (2010 IDW) #1-4, Star Trek: Alien Spotlight - Romulans (2008), Star Trek: Romulans - Schism (2009 IDW) #1-3, Star Trek: Romulans - Hollow Crown (2008) #1-2 and an original 12-pages adaptation of "Balance of Terror". By John Byrne. Comics legend John Byrne has taken on four Star Trek titles, all collected in this oversized hardcover collection. Assignment Earth recounts the adventures of interstellar agent Gary Seven, Crew recounts a tale from the very beginnings of the United Federation of Planets, Leonard McCoy: Frontier Doctor is a collection of tales from this famous member of the Frontier Medics Program, and mystery, intrigue, and war abound in Romulans: Pawns of War! Hardcover, 320 pages, full color. Cover price $49.99.
Volume 1 - 1st printing. Collects Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1984 Magazine) #1-4, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1985)#5-7, and Raphael (1985 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)#1. By Peter Laird and Kevin Eastman. The first seven issues of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series plus the Raphael Micro-Series issue are collected in this hardcover collection, reproduced in full-color! Hardcover, 308 pages, full color. Cover price $49.99.
Volume 7 - 1st printing. Collects Vampirella (1969-1988 Magazine) #43-49. Hardcover, 400 pages, B&W. Cover price $49.99.

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